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

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9Q — ; l h Hi v_ Ue George H asliington Univers r 7 LiLrdri Special Collections Di division A D M I N I S T R I T ' S . • t A student’s job is from sun to sun, but a Profs’ job is never done . . . Never? Exams . . office hours . . . papers to grade . . files to keep . . handwriting to decipher , „ , lectures to prepare , students to teach . . administration work , . . those final grades . , . schedule difficulties • Oh, I just can ' t take Icon, and Poly Sci. at the same time , and on through the year • . a job well done, but never won! Boy it’s good to be a student. A T I O N The Greeks have a word for it . . . the fun of house parties . ■ . pledging . , the Panhel goat show . . formats , - . athletics , bull sessions . . Yawn, boy no sleep last night • ♦ . Books?? Who looks at them? They’re all Greek to me! , . Fun . . ■ good times . • lasting friendships . . . a guy and a gal on a sorority house steps . . . your roomates 1 radio . s . the college life you can’t forget . it’s still all Greek to me. GREEKS You can’t live by bread alone , , you need the frosting on the cake too ♦ . an easy recipe . . . made by mixing . , Fun while working for the school . Effort to produce something lasting and worthwhile . « the thrill and satisfaction of reward • Yes nothing succeeds like success . . • it ' s the key to open any door , • the door of knowledge . . the door of initiative . . • the door of leadership . , . a key to be worn proudly . . . a common ground for socializin g . « a tasty snack to keep “George going . . , the side of school when the books are closed . . . the taste treat that hits the spot , . Anyone for desert? i • • I T ' S HONORARIES AND ORGANIZATIONS FEATURES I T ' S . . . There’s a time and place for everything , . , a time for fun and a place for work , , a time for parties and a place for the books . . a time for spring weekend and a place for homecoming . , a time for Beach parties and a time for formals . • a time to sleep (at a hen party?) and a time for bull sessions ... a time and place for everything , , Everything happens at GWU • the Colonials have time for anything . . well, naturally, GWU is the time and place for everything. Oops! It’s later than you think. “Raise high the Buff” , . . the thrill of that last second touchdown . . . an exciting basket in the nick of time . a homerun with the bases loaded • . Let’s have a cheer, gang , . two bits, four bits , wow, what a team , , , A strong team is a winning team . , , sports build men . . , There’s sports for everyone at GWU , . Therefore GWU builds men . GWU is strong . . GWU is a winning team , , , “Raise high the buff and blue’ 1 . . , Oh well, wait ’till next year. t ’ fe- I T ' S . . . S N I O R S “Success is not one grand and glorious feeling, it is adding up the days upon which good work is done. 11 . Good work? , . the bewilderment of your first days as a freshman , , the close call in Chem 11, . the many hours spent behind the pages of a book . . ■ Exams . , . Labs . • finals • . your last days as a Colonial . . , Being a senior means hard work . , . hard work is good work • Graduation is the top rung of the ladder of school success • Seniors are the only ones who graduate . , therefore, being a senior means you’re a success ■ But, now I have to earn a living T H 1$ 1$ G W. . • ■ EN t h rAug t hep ag e s Af th e Nineteen fiiftyisix CHERRY TREE Cloyd Heck Marvin. President of The George Washington University has since I 927 given outstanding and consistent leadership to the University. This year marks the 28th anniversary of Dr. Marvin who has been a friend to both students and faculty. During his years as President he has obtained complete accreditation of the University and recognition of its extensive graduate program. Dr, Marvin has guided the University in an expansion program both educa- tionally and in size. 1955 brought the realization of further growth for the University, a plan which Dr, Marvin has sought after for the University’s expansion. The George Washington University carries out Dr, Marvin s belief in the place of a university in contributing to national and international welfare. A credit to both himself and the University, Dr. Marvin will long be held as an outstanding educator. DR. CLOYD HECK MARVIN PRESIDE N T OSWALD SYMISTER COLCLOUGH Dean of Faculties MYRNA PAULINE SEDGWICK Administrative Secretary CLAUD MAX FARRINGTON Assistant to the President ADMINISTRATORS HENRY WILLIAM HERZOG Treasurer FRED EVERETT NESSELL Registrar HAROLD GRIFFITH SUTTON Director of Admissions DON CARLOS FAITH Director of Activities for Men VIRGINIA RANDOLPH KIRKSRIDE Director of Activities for Women MARGARET DAVIS Director of Public Relations BURNICE HERMAN JARMAN Director of Summer Sessions ASSISTANT DEAN LAVELL ASSISTANT DEAN TURNER GEORGE MARTIN KOEHl • DEAN The Junior College, established in 1930, includes the first two years of the four-year academic course in the liberal arts and In sciences: two-year pre-professional programs, and two-yea r terminating curricula. At the comptetion of any of these programs, the College awards the degree of Associate in Arts, Junior College courses emphasize the cultural, social, physical and biological background of civilization and provide a foundation for the more specialized work of advanced studies. The Junior College also provides the pre-professional work required for admission to the Schools of Pharmacy, Edu- cation, Government and the first two years of the pre- professional work required by the School of Medicine and Law. JUNIOR COLLEGE COLUMBIAN COLLEGE HENRY GRATTAN DOYLE • DEAN The Columbian College offers studies in the liberal arts and sciences which lead to the degrees of Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science. The advanced work of the College leads to the Degrees of Master of Arts and Master of Science and to the awarding of the doctorate degree. Founded in I 82 I for the " sole and exclusive purpose of educating youth in English, learned and foreign lan- guages, the liberal arts, sciences and literature, with full power to confer all degrees usually granted and con- ferred in colleges " the name ' Columbian College " was given to the senior college of liberal arts upon Its sepa- ration from the Junior College in 1930. ASSISTANT DEAN UNTON ASSISTANT DEAN JESSUP ARTHUR EDWARD BURNS •DEAN The School of Government was established in 1928 in order to bring together in undergraduate and graduate curricula the courses offered In the theory and adminis- tration of government and foreign service. This func- tion of the School fulfills one of the original purposes of the University at the time of its founding: to provide training in both of these fields for its students. The location of the University in the nation ' s capital facilitates study for members of the School of Government. The work offered by the School correlates social, eco- nomic, political, historical, psychological, and business studies to give the student a full understanding in the conduct of public office. SCHOOL OF GOVERNMENT SCHOOL OF EDUCATION JAMES HAROLD FOX • DEAN The School of Education offers undergraduate studies leading to the degrees of bachelor of Arts in Education, Bachelor of Science in Home Economics, Bachelor of Science in Physical Education, and graduate programs which lead to the degrees of Master of Arts in Education and Doctor of Education. The purpose of the School of Education is to prepare teachers, supervisors and administrators for higher ranges of educational service and to offer opportunities to experienced teachers for the extension of their stu- dies, Programs for both full-time and part-time work are arranged to suit the schedules of the students. CHARLES WATSON BL1VEN • DEAN The School of Pharmacy was affiliated with the Univer- sity in 1906. after being founded in 1867 as the National College of Pharmacy by the Apothecaries ' Association of ihe District of Columbia. It is accredited by the Amer- ican Council on Pharmaceutical Education as a class " A " school, and holds membership in the American Associa- tion of Colleges of Pharmacy. Students of the School of Pharmacy may benefit from easy access to the pharmaceutical museum, library and research laboratories of The American Institute of Phar- macy, which is located only a few blocks from the class- rooms of the school. Current professional information is provided for pharmacy students by leaders in the field, who are brought to Washington by the Institute and the Federal Government. SCHOOL OF PHARMACY SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING MARTIN ALEXANDER MASON • DEAN The School of Engineering provides programs of study leading to the degrees of Bachelor of Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Electrical Engineering. The importance of the engineering programs further illus- trates the development of specialized studies in the mod- ern world. Originally founded in 1884 as the Corcoran Scientific School, the School of Engineering was Included in the Co- lumbian College in !9G3 + The present name of the di- vision was established in 1914. The School is recognized by the Engineers Council for Professional Development, the accrediting body of the profession. ASSISTANT DEAN BENSON ASSISTANT DEAN MAYO JOHN T. FEY • DEAN The School of Law, now in its 90th year, Is the oldest law school in the District of Columbia. Its location near the seat of government, federal agencies and the Su- preme Court provides University law students with the opportunity of observing law In action on a national scale. The School was a charter member of the Association of American Law Schools in 1900, and has retained active membership in that organization. It Is approved by the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar of the American Bar Association, SCHOOL OF LAW DIVISION OF SP fl£AN warren reed west ECIAL STUDENTS The Division of Special Students Includes all students of the University who wish to qualify for degree candi- dacy. Individual attention Is given to each special stu- dent in order that he successfully completes the work required for entrance into the college of his choice. Up- on completion of entrance requirements and the main- tenance of the necessary quality point index, the student may transfer to the school he has chosen to enter. The Division of Special Students was established in 1944, Its increasing success may be noted in the rising number of students each year who qualify for transfers to other schools. DEAN ELMER L, KAYSER The Division of University Students is open to mature students who are registered in the University, but who are not interested in following a course of study which leads to a degree. University students may take courses either as auditors or for credit toward some future degree The privilege to transfer to a degree-granting school may be extended to any University student, provided that he is able to meet entrance requirements of that school. This important Division of the University was estab- lished in 1930 DIVISION OF UNIVERSITY STUDENTS COLLEGE OF GENERAL STUDIES The College of General Studies, established in 1950, is the most recent enterprise of the University, The Cob lege is designed to supplement adult education, and is made up of the On-Campus Division, the Off-Campus Division and the Division of Community Services At the University,, the College of General Studies in- cludes the Counseling Center and the Reading Clinic The new division is represented away from the campus at such places as the Loudoun County, Virginia, Com- munity College; the Red Stone Arsenal, Huntsville, Ala- bama: the Pentagon; Langley Air Force Base; and the Patuxent Naval Air Station. DEAN MITCHELL DREESE 24 r laiM _ s M Jfl ' jVyffH ' vvj P? ?f jKfc. ’ i " i - SB wfl W " w H ' i mj.- JyfiW gy, W Hf _ - s 14 y||l Ig M » v £ Alpha Delta Pi Proudly Presents the 1 956 Pledge Class OFFICERS MARY LOUISE BISHOP President CAROLINE JERNIGAN Vice-President ELIZABETH deFORD Recording Secretary LAURA JEFFERSON .... Corresponding Secretary DOROTHY HENSHAW Treasurer MEMBERS First Row: M. Barry, Ms Bishop, P, Burke, Second Row: E, deFord, L. Doene, D. Grasham. Third Row: D. Henshaw, C, Hesse, L Jefferson. Fourth Row: C. Jernigan, M. Martin, J, Lukach, Fifth Row: M. Moncrief, C. Pendleton, J. Per- ham, J, Perkins, Sixth Row; V. Raven, E. Seabaugh, M, Shaffer, B, Van Trump. ALPHA DELTA PI Look 7 From the rooms of the A D Pis pour many of the sisters to join activities and enjoy campus life . . . and so they end another honor filled year . . . with the 1955 CHERRY TREE Queen . . . Carol Hesse serving as Vice-President of the Pan- hellenic Council, a Hatchet editor ... fun and frolic at the Pledge Formal held in the Cloud Room of the National Airport . . . with Professor Kline introducing the stunning pledges . . . Mary Lou Bishop brings honor and joy to ADPi as she is elected to Who ' s Who . . . two sisters sing with the Traveling Troubadours . . . the vice- commander of the Sailing Club is also an ADPi . . . the preparation for the visit of their Province President . . . the annual Christmas Party with the Mother ' s Club and its traditional " grabbag " of gifts ... a member of the drama committee . . . in fun . . . the Delt exchange with the salt in the sugar ... all adding up to bigger and better things for Alpha Delta Pi. 29 l — The Chi O ' s Pride and Jo . . . Pledges of 1956 OFFICERS KYRA MOSEL President LINDA DRAPER Vice-President ELLEN RALEY Secretary CHARLENE McDONALD Treasurer MEMBERS First Row: P, Allen, C + Best, J. Breden, C, Cron- in, L. Demas, Second Row: L Draper, L. Feldman, NL Fitzger- ald, C. Greene, N. Gump. Third Row: S. Harper, K. Hirshfield, C. Kelly, S. Lefavour, R t Ligglo, Fourth Row: K. Maddock, S. Manzano, R. Mc- Crae, C, McDonald, S, Monti. Fifth Row: B, Moore, E. Mosel, K. Mosel, H. Niles, B. Petty. Sixth Row: J. Phelas, E. Raley, N, Schneck, P. Stanner, B. Stuart, Seventh Row: J, Swearingen, B, VanAckeren, E. Weber, G. Zoda. C H I OMEGA A Presentation of Peter Pan Entertains Rushees in the Chi Omega Rooms Five Diamonds, Sure She ' ll Make It The wearers of the X and horseshoe had a right to be proud of their many accomplish- ments . , Bobbie Ruth Moore, Sue Harper, and Barbara Stuart were elected to Who s Who . . . Sue and Barb both served as members of Mor- tar Board . , Chi Omegas were also . . presi- dent of Big Sis . . . president of Flying Sponsors . . president of the Intersorority Athletic Board . , Co-Chairman of Career Conference . . . Hatchet editor . , . Charlene McDonald served as associate editor of the CHERRY TREE and editor of the Student Handbook . . . a new idea this year was the monthly dinner prepared and served by the alums . . . the breathtaking Pledge Formal at the Fort Myer Officer s Club was the scene of much galty . , . following this was a breakfast at the home of Jeanette Breden . . . another good year for the Chi Omegas comes to an end. 31 OFFICERS BETTY CUBBERLEY President MARY IAMBROS Vice-President SHARLIE WEST Recording Secretary PAT TAYLOR Corresponding Secretary JANET VI R NELSON Treasurer MEMBERS First Row: M. Alderson, J. Arny, M, Arny, A. Bageent, N. Bealle, Second Row: T. Chan. J L Cocke y, M. Crouch. B. Cub- berley, N + Davis. Third Row: S. Filipovitch, M. Foreshew, S. Hennings, J. Holler, B. Johnson. Fourth Row: P. Johnson, L. Mac Arthur, I. Miller, N. r Nie- son, B. North. Fifth Row: P. O ' Connell, N, Oliver, H. Parham, C. Pic- ard, J. Ross, Sixth Row: P r Schlemmer, J. Scott, P, Taylor, L Tonelli, J. Virnebon. Seventh Row: B. Wallace, S. West, C, Wilson, J. Wolfe, DELTA GAMMA Ahoy Matey! Sho‘ Nuff Honey Chile The S.S. Anchors sets sail . . . with activities . . . three Tassels members . . , Nancy Bealle gu iding the Tassels publicity . . . Big Sis registrar . . . Glee Club members . . . ROTC sponsors . . . Inez To- nelli on the cheering squad . . . with the neo- phytes . . . Pledge Formal . . . banquet and danc- ing . . . seventeen lovelies in white . . . Blackboard Bungle wins third place in the Goat Show . . . with beauties . . . Janet Virnelson as Moonlight Girl of Phi Sigma Kappa . . . Sharlie West as Sweetheart of Sigma Chi ... a Homecoming Queen finalist . . . with fun ... the girls go Christ- mas caroling . . . raise money for aid to the blind . . . celebration of eighty-second year . . . Founders Day honored by the National President of Delta Gamma and outstanding alum Mrs. Cloyd H. Marvin . . . another memorable year of activities, exchanges and friendship ... an- other year of smooth sailing. 33 The Delta Zetas Pause for a Picture OFFICERS IRENE SCHULER President TILL! MGSESSG . Vice-President SALLIE HARRIS Secretary PAT O NEAL . Treasurer MEMBERS First Row: M. Adams, J. Gray. Second Row: S. Harris, V. Kastellc. Third Row: C. Mosesso, L Schuler. Fourth Row: P. Simmons. DELTA ZETA Ooola-la Delia Zefa Honors Two Outstanding Members The DZ lamp burns brightly celebrating their fifty-third year In existence . . . the year was opened with a gala banquet at the Lafayette Hotel . . . the next big event on the agenda was the Rose Formal held at the Cloud Room of the National Airport . . . Tillie Mosesso was chosen as " Dream Girl of Delta Zeta " . . . Joyce Gray received the Activities Award for her campus participation . . . the lovely pledges were pre- sented and given rose nosegays . . . you find Delta Zetas in numerous activities around cam- pus . . . among their number is . . . Secretary of Panhellenic . . . President of the Art Club . . , Corresponding Secretary of Alpha Theta Nu . . . on the social side . . . the holiday spirit was pres- ent at the Active-Alum Christmas Party . . . there were also many coffee hours . . . and such enjoyable exchanges . . . the DZ lamp proudly burns bright because of the wonderful year that the sisters contributed to and the future years of outstanding service ahead of them. 35 The Future Wearers of the Theta Kite Pose as They Are Presented at the Fall Pledge Formal OFFICERS VERA ALLEN President MARY METZEL . Vice-President PATRICIA EVANS Recording Secretary LOIS LA PHAM Corresponding Secretary JEAN SCOTT Treasurer MEMBERS First Row: V, Allen. B. Baldauf, P. Evans. Second Row; E. Fenton, J. Harding, P. Hastings. Third Row: L. Lamke, L. Lapham, J. Mar- shall. Fourth Row; M. Metzel, P. Palmer, C. Rowe. Fifth Row: J. Scott, E. Stirling. P. Stubbs, S. Sweadner. Sixth Row: B. Suse, S. Thompson, V. Thornton, S. Walker. KAPPA ALPHA THETA Big Brother Is Watching WHO? Peter Pan Visits a Theta Rush Party Big Sis board ... 1 954-55 Delta Tau Delta Sweet- heart . . . Bev Blades and Ann Reid in Phi Beta Kappa . . . the excitement of the Pledge Formal . . . dancing at the Kenwood Country Club . . . the visit of Theta ' s National Vice-President Mrs. Don Hogate . - . the Theta kite soars high leaving a trail of honor, fun, activities and lasting friend- ships . . . another successful year ends with prom- ise of more to come. Kappa Alpha Theta’s kite soars high . . . with sisters participating in all phases of campus life . . . the Theta pledges win second place In the Goat Show . . . showing their talent on the scho- lastic side, the active chapter wins the Scholar- ship Cup . . . two Thetas in Tassels . . . Vera Allen brings honor by being elected to Who ' s Who . . . two of the Thetas serve as members of the 37 Pretty Kappa Delta Pledges Pose at Their Pledge Formal OFFICERS PHYLLIS MIGNONE President THEODORA TSANGARIS Vice-President JOAN KING Secretary GWEN POTTS Treasurer r MEMBERS First Row; L. Anstine, E. Beasley, L. Biles, J. Carter. Second Row; K, Denver, N. Drouard, J. Duke, L. Lutz. Third Row: S. Myers, P. Mignone, G. Potts, J. Rice. Fourth Row; S. Smith, L. Stoner, J. Story. Fifth Row; T. Tsangaris, F. Visconti, A. Weiss. KAPPA DELTA The Smiles of Sisterhood Shades of the Roarin Twenties The Kappa Deltas worked together and indi- vidually to mark up another year of fun and serv- ice . . . Lucy Anstine and Sandy Myers were elected to Who ' s Who . . . Kappa Delta was rep- resented on . . . Mortar Board ... In Tassels ... by Winter Weekend Co-Chairman . . . Joan Duke served as President of Boosters and as Activities Director of the Student Council . . . Kathy Den- ver was Treasurer of Student Council . . . Lucy Anstine was Co-Chairman of Campus Combo and Sandy Myers served as Dorm Council Prexy . . . the pledges were honored with a dinner pre- pared and served by the active members of the chapter . . . also they were presented at a lovely Pledge Formal held at the Lafayette Hotel ... a year to look back on with pride for Kappa Delta. 39 OFFICERS SANDY SHOEMAKER . LOYDELL JONES . . . JANET COLLIER .... PHYLLIS CHARNLEY . . JO PETERS President Vice-President . . . Recording Secretary . Corresponding Secretary . . . . . ... Treasurer MEMBERS First Row: A, Adams, M. Adams. B, Alexander, K, Black- burn, J, Cairns. Second Row: M. Campbell, P r Charniey, B, Cliffs A. Cochran, J, Collier. Third Row: C. Cowdin, S. Doran, J, Drew i M. Eagon, B. Forrest, Fourth Row: G. Girton, H. Harveycutter, S, Herndon, J. Hilderley, R, Holland. Fifth Row: B. Hubbard, S, Hull, H + Humphrey, J. Jaudon, L. Jones, Sixth Row: C. McDevltt, M. Moore, J. Morse, D, Mun- roe, M. Nichols, Seventh Row: B, Q ' Horo, M, Owen, J, Peters, C. Picton, J. Powers. Eighth Row: J. Riley, E. Runswick, $. Shoemaker, A, Szymciak. S. Walker, G, Winslett. KAPPA KAPPA GAMMA Rush Par+y Cfownmg Lovely Kappa ladies . . . working together . . . to win the Panhellenic Sing and the Goat Show . . . to aid activities . . . Traveling Trouba- dours . . . three members of Tassels . . . three cheerleaders . . . Bev Alexander serves as Home- coming Queen Chairman . . . Mortar Board member . . . Co-Chairman of Homecoming . . . Carol Picton elected to Who ' s Who ... to pre- sent the beautiful pledges at the Pledge Formal Wonder What They ' re Singing ? held at the Washington Club ... to represent Kappa everywhere ... in drama . . . two Home- coming Queen finalists . . . winners of the inter- sorority tennis tournament ... to have fun . . . the annual Open House held in October . . . fraternity exchanges . . . coffee hours . . . lunches in the rooms . . . everywhere around the campus there are found Lovely Kappa Ladies . . . study- ing .. . in activities ... at parties . . . enjoying life at GW and making others enjoy it too. Phi Sigma Sigma Proudly Presents the 1956 Pledge Class OFFICERS ROSA WIENER Presided FRANCES BRAN Vice-President NORMA ISEMAN Secretary FRANCINE TAXIN ...... Treasurer MEMBERS First Row: F. Bran, P. Grossman, S. Gross- man, Second Row: C. Frankfeldt, N. Iseman, C. Kimball. Third Row; A. Krochmal, D. Lubore, B. Pitt. Fourth Row: C. Price, A. Rubin, J. Segal. Fifth Row: F. Taxin, R. Wiener. S. Zilber, S. Zvares. PHI SIGMA SIGMA The Rushees Receive 3 View of Life a+ G.W. Save That Confederate Money Boys, the South Shall Rise Again! The sphinx watches proudly as the Phi Sigma Stgma sisters complete another year of activity ... a Big Sis board member . . . three members of Alpha Theta Nu . . . Rosa Wiener on Mortar Board and In Who ' s Who . . . president of Hillel . . . president of Alpha Lambda Delta . . . secre- tary of Delphi . . . secretary-treasurer of Wom- en ' s Coordinating Board ... in Dance Produc- tion Groups . . . the sphinx watches proudly an- other year of social activity . . . the Rose Ball held with Phi Alpha fraternity . . . exchanges . . . the lovely pledges being presented at the Pledge Formal , . . dinners in the rooms . . . putting up the new drapes in the living room . . . the sphinx watches proudly as the Phi Sigma Sigmas wind up the year of success by having a bake sale to raise money for philanthropy. 43 Pretty Pi Phi Pledges Being Presented at the Pledge Formal OFFICERS BARBARA HARVEY , . ......... President EETSY SILVER Vice-President PEGGY NICHOLS ....... Recording Secretary NITA NOWLIN Corresponding Secretary BEV BORDEN Treasurer MEMBERS First Row: M. Bernard. R, Berryman. B. Borden, B. K. Borden, D. Borup. Second Row: J, Brady r J. Case E. Evans, B. Harvey, C. Howard. Third Row: J. Hutchison, J. Jeeves B. Johnson. N. Jones. J. Kendrick. Fourth Row: M. Kobiashvill, J. Lane, P. Lassalle. L. Learnard, M. Little. Fifth Row: M. Lukens, D. Mansfield, S. Miller. M. Nichols, N . Nowlin. Sixth Row: P. Perrott, S. Ricci. M. Root, S. Scharbach. E. Schroebel. Seventh Row: S Shobe, E. Silver, $. Smith, M. Stagner, D. Wogam Eighth Row: M. Waller, L. Wagener, A. Williams, P, Williams, N, Wilson. PI BETA PHI AfA S A Moment of Song , . , a Feeling of Sisterhood a Night to Remember Down the River, Down to New Orleans The golden arrow pointing high ... to scholar- ship . . . two members of Mortar Board . . . Bar- bara Harvey in Phi Beta Kappa ... to activities . . . Pi Phis directing freshmen, publicity and pro- grams for the Student Council . . . WCB, WRA, Lester F. Ward, Sigma Alpha Eta, and Mortar Board Presidents . . . captain of the cheerleaders . . . to publications . . . Peggy Nichols as editor of the CHERRY TREE plus members holding mi- nor editorships . . . reporters on the Hatchet . . . to honors . . . five elected to Who ' s Who ... to beauty . . . May Queen 1 955 ... Pi Kappa Alpha Dream Girl . . . Kappa Sig Sweetheart ... to the future . . . thirteen angels in white at the Statler Pledge Forma! . . , the soft blue of the newly dec- orated rooms ... to social life . . . the Silver Tea . . . exchanges ... the annual Christmas Open House ... as the seniors depart and the new girls take over, the golden arrow points to the fun and lasting friendships. 45 The Lovely Pledges of Sigma Kappa Pause for a Picture at Their Pledge Formal OFFICERS ROMA KNEE President SUE WALDRON First Vice-President KARIN FLOYD Second Vice-President BETSY REED . Recording Secretary AUDREY CLEVELAND . . Corresponding Secretary MEMBERS First Row: P. Ben-net, V. Bittner, F. Callaway, A Cleveland, Second Row: K- Floyd, F. Foltz, A. Gnotfa, M. Greer Third Row: C, Gudin-Levkovich, M, Gudin-Lev- kovich, E. Hartwell, J. Heath Fourth Row; R. Irwin, J, Jablonsky, R. Knee, E. Ready, Fifth Row: E. Reed, M. Synon, W. Vycital. Sixth Row: S. Waldron, S. West, M. Williams. SIGMA KAPPA The Siders of Sigma Kappa Bongo, Bongo, Bongo I Don ' t Want to Leave the Congo! Starting the year by pledging thirteen terrific girls, the Sigma Kappas continued their success . . . to show school spirit, the girls took their own cavalcade to all of the away games . . . they won won second place in the Homecoming Float Parade . . . and first place in the House Decora- tions for the Florida football game . . . Ellle Ready, President of the Panhellenic Council, was elected to Who ' s Who . . . Karin Floyd was vice- president of the Women ' s Athletic Association . , . the dorm council boasted Roma Knee as its secretary . . . December I Oth was the night of the annual Pledge Formal honoring the new beauties who will grace the Sigma Kappa so- rority rooms . . . honors, activities and parties marked a memorable year for Sigma Kappa. 47 OFFICERS JOYCE WINEGARD Presided DULCEY BROWN Vice-President BARBARA ESCHMEYER . .Secretary ADRIENNE EAST Treasurer MEMBERS First Row: D. Bowen. L. Boyer, D. Brown. J. Caruso, C. Cassidy. Second Row: M. Dahlstedt. C. Dalton, C. Dan- iels. E. Day. A. East. Third Row: J. Elso. B. Eschmeyer, J. Fassett, B. Fessler, P. Fisher. Fourth Row: E. Flores, J. Heffner, B. Hepfinger, J. Hickson, N. Hyatt. Fifth Row: S. Kadel. 8. Kolonia, V. Lupton. T. Mars, M. McNeil. Sixth Row; M. Miller, J. Monroe. J, Nichols, R. Reagan. Seventh Row: P. Richards, L. Ridyard. L. Tonelli, j. Winegard. ZETA TAU ALPHA Things began buzzing with the Zetas as the sis- ters began another busy year . . . the pledge class became the holders of the scholarship trophy . . . and the active chapter placed third In the Sing . . Bette Kolonia was seen hurrying around as Secretary of the Student Council and a member of the cheering squad . . . two Zetas were mem- bers of the T raveling T roubadours . . . one of the sisters served as Secretary of Tassels . . . there were members of Alpha Lambda Delta and ROTC sponsors ... In the line of beauty was a proud Zeta being crowned ROTC Queen . . . Joyce Winegard served as President of Delphi, the honorary for sorority women ... to show that all was not work, the Zetas danced at the Pledge Formal at the Roger Smith Hotel ... a party followed . . . lots of fun was had at the Chicken and Beans Scholarship Dinner . . . this year brought the first Tea for the pledges ' par- ents ... a very successful event . . . along with the enjoyment of exchanges, open houses and coffee hours, there were moments of study, par- ticipation in activities and enjoyment of true friendships . . . 49 First Row: Miss Kirkbnde, C- Hesse. E r Ready. President, J, Gray, P. Mignone, Second Row: V. Allen, C- Picard, F. Bran. R, We ' ner, S, Maniano, 0, Mon- roe, J, Winegard. S. Shoemaker. E. Beasley. Third Row; P, Williams, B. Harvey, 6. Baldauf. R, Knee, M. L Bishop, L Schuler, J, Drew, S, Waldron. PAN-HELLENIC COUNCIL The officers of tfie Panhellenic Council and Miss Kirkbride, Director of Women ' s Activities. The Panhellenic Council of The George Wash- ington University is an administrative, legislative and judiciary body composed of the Panhellenic delegates, one from each sorority on campus, and the presidents from all eleven sororities. The Council ' s main aim is to promote cooperation ' among the sororities and intersorority spirit. Thus sorority activities are planned in a well bal- anced program. The first big project is the organization of rushing and membership selec- tion. Then after pledging, the Junior Panhellenic is organized. Other functions include the Panhel Sing and Prom, two main events of the Spring Term, and an annual award to the chapter and pledge class with the highest scholastic average. Panhel also explains rushing to prospective rushees and lays out the regulations for rushing. 50 The Junior Panhellenic Council is made up of delegates from the pledge classes of all Univer- sity sororities. It was organized by and works with the Senior Panhellenic Council. The Council serves to promote intersorority relations, to uphold high scholarship among pledges, to cooperate with the University Ad- ministration and to find answers for any ques- tions which sorority pledges may have. The main project of Junior Panhellenic is the annual Goat Show, in which the pledge classes of all University sororities present short skits. The skits are based around a central theme chosen by the Council, and the Goat Show Cup is awarded to the winning pledge class. Admission for the Show includes one can of food per per- son, which is given to charity by Junior Panhel- lenic. The Intersorority Athletic Board is composed of delegates from each women’s fraternity on campus and an executive board. The function of the Board is to plan and direct sports tournaments for campus sororities. The tournaments held are tennis, bridge, volley ball, table tennis, badminton, bowling, golf, and swimming. The Board presents an individual trophy to the winner of each of these eight tournaments, and awards a large cup to the group with the highest standing at the end of the year. The trophies were presented by the president of the Board at the Women ' s Athletic Associations annual Spring Sports Awards Banquet. JUNIOR PAN-HELLENIC COUNCIL INTER-SORORITY ATHLETIC BOARD Seated: Miss Buckley, faculty advisor; J. Powers, C. Frankfeldf, president; J. Fa Heft, S. Hennings. Standing: A, Gnotta, S. Sweadner, B. J, Johnson, N Fitzgerald, E. Sebaugh, A, Weiss, Seated: E. Schroebal, C. MacDonald, president, K. Denver. Standing: D. Bowen, C, Cronin, T Tsangrii, N. Beale, R, Irwin, M. Little. 51 The Interfraternity Council is the coordinating organi- zation for the social fraternities at the University. The Council is made up of delegates from all of the campus fraternities The purpose of t he Interfraternity Council is to serve the individual fraternities in its membership, the Univer- sity, the community and the nation. In the role of the governing body of all fraternity activities, the Council regulates and enforces rush rules, settles any questions on pledging or initiation requirements and designates the rules applicable to Intramurals The main event in the Council ' s year is Greek Week, which is sponsored and planned by the organization. This Week serves to strengthen interfraternity friendship and understudies. The start of the annual Greek Week is the fraternity officers’ banquet, followed by forums which are offered for fraternity officers. Open Houses are held by the campus fraternities during this period, to which mem- bers of the other groups are invited. The two main high- lights of Greek Week are the annual I.F.C Sing and I.F.C, Prom. At the Sing, fraternities compete for the winner ' s trophy with two selections, including one fraternity song The Prom is a much-anticipated spring formal, which may be attended by all fraternity men at the University INTER-FRATERNITY COUNCIL Howie Roberts receives the I PC Outstanding Delegate award First Row: Dr, D. Faith, faculty advisor; J. Allen, J. Crehore, president; £. Crump. Second Row: N. Shpritz, W, Barley, H. Silver, N. Fuhrer, J. Newheiser, J. Reinsdorf, 8. GUon, j, Maraney, T. Topping, Third Row: J Lay, l. Lock®, E. Lambert. M. Brown. R, Glesler, J. Biller, R. Whittle. Nancy Pugh Being Crowned Sweetheart of Acacta by Laurie Locke and Past Sweetheart Bette Kolonia OFFICERS LAURIE LOCKE DICK NELSON TOM BEECH Y . JOHN TICHES „ President Vice-President . . Secrelary . . Treasurer MEMBERS First Row: D. Arnold, I. Beechy, D. Bridges. Second Row: G. Buckmaster, J. Cherry, P. Espenschade. Third Row: W. Godwin, R. Hocker, C. Hoffman. Fourth Row; L. Locke, D. Nelson, P. Plumb. Fifth Row: H. Roberts, D. Rodgers, J. Small, J, Tiches. ACACIA YvyV vx i oooc coos kv W i 4 ; ■ w ' vAl 1 V vv H A Pause at +he Christmas Formal Where Is Cleopatra? Besides keeping the true meaning of fraternal spirit, Acacia followed another successful year of social and campus activities . . . the Night on the Nile party . . . exchanges . . . the Christmas Formal honoring the pledges , . . Dick Nelson serving on Boosters . . . brothers in Gate and Key . . . helping new students by serving as Ol d Men . . . the Merry Widow Party . . . what happened to the widow that night? . . . Howie Roberts receiving the IFC award for the Outstanding Senior . . . Acacia representedd in . . . Phi Beta Kappa . . . Glee Club . , . Fencing Club . . . the Founder ' s Day Ball celebrating the founding of Acacia on the G.W. campus ... a fast and furi- ous pace ... a year to remember with pride. 55 Talcing the Oath of Office OFFICERS JERRY REINSDORF President JULIUS GOODMAN Vice-President HOWARD COHEN Secretary EUGENE HOROWITZ Treasurer MEMBERS First Row: P, Berger, A, Brodslcy, A. Cohen, H. Cohen, N. Cohen, J. Cooper Second Row: I. Edlavitch, D r Fram, A, Freidin, D. Gersh- berg, D. Gerller, J. Goodman. Third Row: P. Goozh, S. Gould, H. Handler, B. Heckman, E. Hilsenrath, E, Ho row i h. Fourth Row: L, Hyatt, J, Keilin. J, Laderberg, G, Landau, R, Lipman, R. tubman. Fifth Row: D. Marcus, A Marks, M. Martin, £, Mendel- sohn, A. Miller, S. Miller, Sixth Row: B, Modiln, A. Mondzac, A, Newratb, B, Ramer, H. Rappaport, J. Rernsdorf. Seventh Row: S, Reuben, S, Rubier, L. Salzberg, F. Sax, J, Schor, N. Shprih. Eighth Row: R- Shuken, M. Silverman M. Simon, D, Stein- man, V r Yurow. ALPHA EPSILON PI Cheering the Colonials on to Victory at the First Pep Rally of the Season Go Man Go! The Alpha Epsilon Pis showed their talent in every phase of campus life for the pa st year . . . as winners of the IFC Scholarship Award ... as brother Herb Rappaport represented them on the Varsity Tennis Team ... as Norman Cohen served as Vice-President of the Student Council, Business Managerof the CHERRY TREE, and was elected to Who ' s Who ... as Leon Salzberg was also elected to Who ' s Who ... as brothers participate in the University Band . . . serve on the Booster Board . . . excel in intramural sports . . . as Marvin Simon received the award for the freshman with the highest average ... as the many exchanges and parties bring the true feel- ing of brotherhood ... as Jerry Reinsdorf is tapped for membership into ODK ... as lasting friendships are made by working together . . . and enjoying life together . . . the AEPis show talent for contributing to their fraternity and their University. 57 Dancing in a New Orleans Atmosphere OFFICERS ARTHUR EGLtNGTON President JOE ALLEN Vice-President JOHN SCHULTZ Recording Secretary LARRY SPELLMAN Corresponding Secretary ROGER TURNER .Treasurer MEMBERS First Row: J. Allen. J, Bachman, K. Bailey, A, Berwick, T. Brewster. Second Row: W. Craven, J. Doerfer, J. Dudley, J, Duncan, A. Egllngtom Third Row: J. Fisher, S, Fortner, M. Gall, D FHeadley, W. Hix. Fourth Row: R. Jamborsky, J. Jennings, R. Lam- bert, HL Laso, W. Medina, Fifth Row: L. Morrison, R. Nicodemus, D. Per- kins, R. Schlemmer. Sixth Row: J. Schultz, E, Smith, J. Somervell, L Spellman. Seventh Row: T. Tingle, T. Topping, D, Tubridy, R. Turner. DELTA TAU DELTA Parties Make the World Go ' Round The Delts wind up their second successful year in their new house ... a year of parties ... a year of honors . . . and a year of accomplishments , . . as first place winners of the IFC Sing . . . second place in the Homecoming Float parade as they attempted to " Pin Back the Mountain’s Ears " . . . Dick Jamborsky and Earl Smith on the Student Council as Junior College Representa- tive and Student Union Chairman . . . two Var- sity golfers and two members of the Varsity Baseball team . . . first place in intramural swim- ming goes to the Tarzan-like swimmers of Delta Tau Delta . . . Sandy Schlemmer and Bill Hix elected to ODK . . . others bringing honor are . . . the Vice-President of IFC ... a Hatchet ed- itor ... a member of the Student Life Com- mittee ... an officer in Old Men . . . Joe Allen and BUI Hix elected to Who ' s Who ... on the lighter side . . . the beautiful Rainbow Ball high- lighted by the crowning of the Queen . . . the redecorated recreation room becomes the scene of much fun and frolic . . . Gamma Eta chapter of Delta Tau Delta looks back on a successful year and aims for the same in coming years. 59 Judy Stimpson Before Being Crowned Stardust Girl of Kappa Sigma OFFICERS WALTER MORGAN President ROY DENNIS . . Vice-President GEORGE CRESWELL , . Secretary WAYNE BECKER Treasurer MEMBERS First Row: W. Becker, R. Cheltew, R. Cor- dell, R. Dennis. Second Row; A. DePaul, H. Dickson, H. Espey, C . Hampton. Third Row; N. Hardesty, P. Kennedy, L Mihlon, W. Morgan. Fourth Row: R. Rothgeb, R. Stahl, E. Thompson, W. Van Fleet. Fifth Row: W. Wantland, R. Weisskopf, D. Wood. KAPPA SIGMA A Pause at the Black and White Formal A Profound Discussion, No Doubt Starting the year with a bang, Roy Dennis and Roy Rothgeb represented the chapter at the Grand Conclave held at Lookout Mountain, Tennessee . . . Alpha Eta chapter of Kappa Sigma claims a lovely Massachusetts Av- enue home . . . this chapter was honored by their national organization when it accepted for use by all 127 chapters the scholarship plan sub- mitted by the brothers of Alpha Eta . . . George Washington University benefits from the work of the active Kappa Sigs too . . . Dick Lawton and Kappa Sig Alum Doc Harmon were tapped for membership into Gate and Key ... at the I FC Sing, Roy Dennis received the Outstanding Di- rector Cup for leading the brothers to win third place . . . Christmas was celebrated at the tra- ditional Black and White Formal . . . the Stardust Ball was highlighted by the crowning of Judy Stimpson as Stardust Queen . . . both G.W. and the National Kappa Sigs are proud of another successful year for Alpha Eta chapter. 61 mmmmnn Good OFFICERS BRUCE MENCHER . . President MICHAEL BROWN Vice-President DONALD GOODMAN Secretory HAROLD SCHNEIBERG Treasurer MEMBERS First Row: G. Aronson, R. Blacker, J. Blum, M. Casper. Second Row: P. Garner, H. Gildenhorn, D. Goodman, H. Kushner. Third Row: I. Liptz, B. Mencher, J. Opack, A. Peikin. Fourth Row: S. Pincus, H. Schneiberg, D. Sin rod. Fifth Row: A. Tranen, R. West, H. Wolf. PHI ALPHA rrnamP No! Don ' t Jump! Dinner Table Chit-Chat In their newly decorated and remodeled house on H Street the brothers of Phi Alpha show ver- satility as . . . winners of Intramural football and basketball . . . second place in scholarship on campus . . . Phi Alphas may be found in Phi Eta Sigma . . . Old Men . . . Varsity Basketball, Foot- ball and Golf . . . Herb Gilderhorn and Bruce Mencher in Gate and Key . . . Bruce also known as the winner of the beard growing contest at the 1955 Shipwreck Ball . . . Phi Alpha ' s Princess Suzanne Bregman reigns as the 1955 Home- coming Queen ... a standing ovation is given to her by the proud brothers at the Home- coming Dance . . . Michael Brown serves as treasurer of IFC . . . Roger Spltzer as asso- ciate editor of the CHERRY TREE ... on the lighter side were . . . the Spring Weekend . . . combining formals and picnics much to ev- eryone’s merriment . . , the Hobo Hop . . . and the Rose Ball attended by actives and alums . . . the spirit of Phi Alpha shows another banner year. 63 A Sift for Moonlight Girl Janet Virnelson OFFICERS JIM BILLER President JIM NEWHEISER Vice-President PETE MORTON Secretary DON SEBADE Treasurer MEMBERS First Row: V. Accardi, S, 8auk, C. Bechtel, J. Biller, S. Brown, D. Condeelis Second Row: R. Dolson, H, Fenstad, C, Forbes, S. Gerachis, H. Gordon, R. Gray. Third Row: J r Griffiths, L. Griner, T. Hand, T. Haugeto, N . Hauser, W, Holt, Fourth Row: R. Hower, A. Jones, L. Jones, M, Kastanek, F. Kennedy, J, King. Fifth Row; G, Klein, J. Lang. J. Leseviclos, R. Logosso, J. McCaskill, T. McCleary. Sixth Row: N. McDermott, W. Meade, J. Miller, S. Mohler, P. Morton, J. Newheiser, Seventh Row: C. Offutt, S. O ' Neill, R. Pronk. J. Riddle. L, Schellenger, D, Sebade. Eighth Row: A. Shah, D. Shoemaker, C. Tuohey, E r Turco, O. Ulrich, D, Walton. PHI SIGMA KAPPA It ' s Anybody ' s Guess, Seniors Smile for the Birdie at the Phi Slg Christmas Party A masquerade spirit started the social season for Phi Sig with a Halloween Party . . . add to this several highly successful exchanges and you find fun and brotherhood abound ... in the field of activities the Phi Sigs were well represented . . . Bob Gray was elected to Who ' s Who . . . George Kline, Jay Manning, and Bob Goodwin played Varsity Basketball . . . with lefty Steve Bauk continuing to star on the mound for the Buff and Blue ... in the area of drama ... Phi Sigs are found in all phases . . . from painting scenery to starring in the productions . . . with Ed Ferrero acting as producer . . . the Phi Sigs gained the most participation points throughout the year in intramural sports . . . the Christmas Formal found lovely Janet Virnelson as Moon- light Girl reigning over the dance ... in the field of politics . . . Tore Haugeto and Joe King were elected to serve on the Student Council . . . to continue their social success the Phi Sigs staged a Parisian Nights party which lent a " con- tinental touch " . . . living up to the ideal of the fraternity, the brothers look back on a success- ful year of accomplishment . , . social . . . scho- lastic . . . activity-wise. 65 President Joe Hince Presents Dreamgirl Bev Borden With a Bouquet of Roses OFFICERS JOE HINCE ♦ , . . . President ROSS NJOSI Vice-President RON LATIMER Secretary BILL BROWN Treasurer MIKE SILEO Treasurer MEMBERS First Row: B. Aabel, J. Bowen, W, Brown, E, Darcey, A. Dibbs. Second Row: F Dibbs, T. Duke, W. Dunning, M, Gallagher, J Hince Third Row: H. Hobbs, W. Jaeniclce. L. Jameson, J. Jolly, S, Judge. Fourth Row: E. Keen, J. Keen, D. Kirkpatrick, R. Latimer, D. Lay Fifth Row: J, Lay, R, Lebo, W. Lytle, W Mans- field, R, McLindon. Sixth Row: G, Nicholson, R. Niosi, B Passeltiner, J. Posta, C. Soderlund. Seventh Row: M. Sileo, N Strawbridge, G. Trueblood, W, Wagner PI KAPPA ALPHA Decisions! Decisions! The Bond of Brotherhood 1 9 1 2 G Street is again the scene of activities, fun and honors . . . the PiKAs win house decora- tion honors for the fifth year in a row . . . the decorations for parties are also deserving of honors . . . the PiKAs are also represented on the Varsity Football team by Joe Hince and John Posta and the Varsity Basketball team by John Jolly . . . Joe Hince is Co-Chairman of the suc- cessful Spring Outing and Ross Niosi served as Co-Chairman of Career Conference . . . there are brothers in Gate and Key , . . Delta Alpha chapter was rated first in their province . . . the annual Dream Girl Dance and swimmnig party brings a bevy of beauties and fun for all . . . the 18th Annual Shipwreck Ball . . . with beard grow- ing contest . . . pledges painted green . . . Bill Dunning becomes Rag Doll King . . . and PiKA ' s candidate Dottie Mansfield becomes Rag Doll Queen ... in the newly decorated house is found a spirit of brotherhood and hospitality . . . with this atmosphere and twenty-one new pledges, the Pikes are hard to beat . . . with, a good year behind them they march on to greater goals. 67 Home of the Purple and Sold OFFICERS CECIL CHARLES President AL SWISHER Vice-President CHRIS CATOE Secretary WARREN BARLEY Treasurer MEMBERS First Row: S, Asp-iotis, J Augustine, W. Barley V. Bartlett. Second Row: C. Brannoclc, C. Charles, W. Clark, E, Crump. Third Row: C. Doss, R. Estes, C..Fox, F. Harding. Fourth Row: J. Ketcham, W. LaCorte, J, Lucid, J Martin Fifth Row: R. McCandless, R. Murray, N. Nad- deo, G. Parr Sixth Row: S. Reymer, J, Saffer, A. Swisher, J. Swisher Seventh Row: D. Taylor. S Toggas, J. Wagner, W, Weaver, J. Williams. SIGMA ALPHA EPSILON " Hail to the Purple, Hail to the Gold” . . . SAE shows its true colors in activities . . . with six brothers on the Varsity Football team . . . Warren Barley brings honor as he is chosen the outstanding wrestler . , , two members of the Varsity Tennis Team are wearers of the proud name of SAE . . . brothers may also be found on the basketball and debate teams ... to show versatility, the SAEs won first place cups In . . . Scholarship . . . and Intramural Wrestling ... in the way of parties are found . . . the Bai Boheme . . . ooia-la . . . Spring Formal . . . Pre-Ocean City Party . . . March 9. 1956 marks the SAE centen- nial . . . SAE’s mascot Gindratt completes his seventh year with them . . . Jim Swisher is elected to Who ' s Who . . . looks like the wearers of the purple and gold will have 1 00 more years of out- standing campus life. 69 Chis MeAvoy Crowns Sharlie West Sweetheart of Sigma Chi With the Help of Past Sweetheart Bev Alexander OFFICERS DICK GIESLER President MICHAEL TAR NAWA Vice-President LEWIS CROCE Secretary DAVID PRIEST Treasurer MEMBERS First Row: J. Allen, W. Barrow, H. Bergem, R, Claypoo!, Second Row: L. Croce, G. Dancu, P, DeTurk, L. Dcnofrio. Third Row: J. Ferguson, A. Gabor, R. Gaspari, R. Giesler. Fourth Row: F. Holmes, J. Holtzer, R. Jewett, H Kober. Fifth Row: F. Kovacs, D. Liddick, C. Mann, C, MeAvoy. Sixth Row: R, McGrath, J Parks, T. Pearson, J. Quinn, R. Sweeney. Seventh Row: M. Tarnawa, W, Tomcykowski, 0, Varley, P. Welch, V. Yates, SIGMA CHI Harmony Whaf Could Be in the Package? Teamwork and fraternity spirit made Sigma Chi celebrate its 1 00th anniversary with honor . . . activities , . . and fun . . . the entire chapter oarticipated in order to win the intramural box- ing ti He . . . Bernie Kovach was Co-Chairman of Homecoming . . . seven Sigs played Varsity Football ... All American Joe Holup repre- sented Sigma Chi on the Varsity Basketball Team . . . the traditional Sweetheart Dance held at the Madison Arms was highlighted by the crown- ing of Sharlie West as the new Sweetheart of Sigma Chi . . . Christmas and New Year ' s Eve marked more parties for the Sigs . . . three mem- bers of the fraternity are members of Gate and Key . . . Dick Giesler is in Who ' s Who . . . the Sigs make their 1 00th year one to be remem- bered. 71 Dottie Munroe Is Crowned Sigma Nu Girl by President Bob Cantrell OFFICERS BOB CANTRELL President RAY GARCIA . Vice-President JOHN HARRISON Secretary ART SAVAGE Treasurer MEMBERS Firs! Row: R. Barnard, B. Bennet, R, Cantrell, D. Clatterbuck. Second Row: E. Funston, P. Gannon, R. Garcia, H. Gleeson, Third Row: R, Greene, W, Harper, J. Harrison, D, Jackson. Fourth Row; E. Lambert, J, Lynn, M. McFadden, T. McGrath. Fifth Row; J, Miller, J, Russell, A. Savage, A. Shupe. Sixth Row: R. Solorzano, R. Stone. R. Van Horn, H. Ware, M. Wasserman. SIGMA N U Sigma Nu Officers Gene Lambert Accepts the Sigma Chi Scholarship Award Won by Sigma Nu The White Star gleams brightly as the broth- ers of Signa Nu complete their first full year in their G Street abode . . . the return of Bob Van Horn from the service brought many, many shaggy dog stories . . . the Sigma Nus worked individually and as a group to bring honor to the White Star . . . Tony Shupe and Roy Barnard we elected to Who’s Who . . . Roy served as Student Council President and Tony served as Student Council Advocate ... the chapter re- ceived the scholastic achievement award . . . John Harrison was honored with the Outstand- ing Individual Intramural Participation Award . . . Gene Lambert claimed as one of his many activi- ties the presidency of the Forensic honorary . . . but all was not work . . . there were parties . . . Gaite Parisienne . . . Roarin’ Twenties . . . and the lovely White Rose Formal highlighted by the crowning of Dottie Munroe as the Sigma Nu Girl ... no wonder the White Star gleams brightly. 73 The Brothers of Sigma Phi Epsilon Point With Pride to Their Many Chapters OFFICERS E. RODNEY SHIFFLETT President HUMPHREY F. JUDSON . . . Vice-President ROBERT F. OLSON Secretary ROBERT L. UPHOFF Treasurer MEMBERS First Row: W. Algee, L. Beall, D. Cam- eron. Second Row: E. Camus, J. Chapman, P. Chocola. Third Row: J. Dano, E. Hawkins, R. Hoe- ber. Fourth Row: H. Judson, C. Lepchinsky, R. Mock. Fifth Row; L. Moore, R. Olson, G. Platt. E. Shifflett. Sixth Row: J. Shipler, E. Slatick, R. Up- hoff. A. Yazigi. SIGMA PHI EPSILON Cheese They Weren ' t Doing the Mambol Activities and scholarship mark another ban- ner year for the brothers of Sigma Phi Epsilon . . . Wayne Chocola, head of the Chick Wayne Quarter, is also . . . President of Rho Chi , . . Vice-President of Kappa Psi . . . recipient of the Paul Pearson scholarship in Pharmacy . . . Rodney Shifflett and James Shipler also represent the Sig Eps as scholarship holders . . . the lovely Heart Ball at the Dupont Plaza was the scene of the crowning of Loretta Sanchez as the 1955 Queen of Hearts . . . the chapter of Sigma Phi Epsilon traveled en masse to Philadelphia and College Park showing true school spirit and sup- port of the football team ... at the Founders Day Banquet held at the Kenwood Country Club, Dean Elmer Kayser served as toastmaster . . . the Sig Eps can look back on a good year and for- ward to many more like it. 75 A Pause for a Picture OFFICERS HERB SILVER President NEIL FUHRER Vice-President NORMAN MERKLOR Secretary LENNY SHAPIRO . Treasurer MEMBERS First Row: S. Euzent, N. Felshman, N. Fuhrer. Second Row: J. Levy, N. Merkler, A, Ros- lyn. Third Row: M. Schneider, L. Shapiro, H. Silver. Fourth Row; L. Silver. J. Weiss, H. Yab- lon, M. Zipern. TAU EPSILON PHI T E Wstch the Bird ie i The purple and white flag waves outside the Tau Epsilon Phi house . . . inside one could find a group who serve their college well . . . Alan Kay served as Business Manager of Campus Combo and as secretary of Gate and Key . . . Herb Sil- ver did a terrific job as treasurer of Hillel . . . TEP was represented in other activities . . . social chairman of Old Men . . . three members of Gate and Key . , . Two Tau Epsilon Phis working on Campus Combo . . . Co-Chairman of the Entertainment Committee of the Colonial Cruise . . . Neil Fuhrer in the University Pep Band . . . but fun was not forgotten . . . the parties helped to round out another successful year for TEP. 77 What a Wonderful Way to Die OFFICERS BILL DORSEY President CLAYTON SMALL1 NG, JR . . Vice-President WAYNE RINICK Secretary JOHN NIELSON Treasurer MEMBERS First Row: L. Ames, R. Ames, E. Antosh. Second Row: R. Berry, D. Butler, J. Col- lins. Third Row; R. Cook, C. Day, W. Dorsey. Fourth Row: F. LaPiana, J. Maraney, J. McLaughlin, J. Miles. Fifth Row: W. Raup, D. Roemer, J. Todd, D. West. TAU KAPPA EPSILON Smites end Songs Who Let That PiKA in Here? From their Pennsylvania Avenue house emerge the brothers of Tau Kappa Epsilon to combine studies, parties and activities . . . showing group spirit . , . the " Dragon ' " brought first place in the Homecoming Float Parade . . . Hasel Crouch, Wayne Rinick and Skip Maraney in Gate and Key . . . Judy Jeeves represents Tau Kappa Ep- silon as Apple Blossom Princess . . . the lovely Triangle Ball a Spring tradition . . . brothers in the Glee Club and Traveling Troubadours . . . Skip Maraney madly selling Campus Combos , . . the Pledge Dance highlighted by the crown- ing of Bobbie Fessler as Pledge Queen . . . the brothers of Tau Kappa Epsilon find that the mix- ture of studies, parties and activities mean suc- cess. 79 JOSEPH ALLEN VERA ALLEN LUCILLE ANSTINE WHO ' S WHO MARY LOUISE BISHOP MICHAEL BRADY NORMAN COHEN WALTER BAUMANN JOHN CREHORE WILLIAM DRISCOLL RICHARD GIESLER ROBERT GRAY SUSAN HARPER BOBBIE RUTH MOORE SANDRA MYERS PEGGY NICHOLS CAROL PICTON ELEANOR READY AMONG STUDENTS IN AMERICAN COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES SALLY RICCI LEON SALZBERG ANTHONY SHUPE ELIZABETH SILVER RICHARD SINCOFF BARBARA STUART JAMES SWISHER ROSA WIENER BARBARA WOLIN S. Wolin, Vice-President; B. Harvey, President; $- Harper, Secretary; C. Pitfon. Treasurer; R. Weiner, Historian; L, Anstine; Prof. Wilner, Faculty Advisor; V. Kirkbnde; Prof. Johnson. Faculty Advisor; P. Nichols; B Stuart, Editor. MORTAR BOARD B, Harvey, L Aristme and C. Pk+om discuss Mortar Board ' s La$t Lecture series with Prof. G, Gamow, the featured speaker. Mortar Board, the senior honorary for women, selects its members on the basis of high scholarship and outstand- ing leadership in activities on campus. The year s pro- gram for the Hourglass Chapter begins with the tapping of new members at the annual May Day Assembly. Mortar Board then begins planning for its activities in the following school year, beginning with members serv- ing as ushers at orientation assemblies. During the first week of the term, they sponsor an information booth on registration days, take part in the Big Sis Coffee Hour, and tap new members for Tassels, the sophomore worn- en ' s honorary. Mortar Board sponsors Tassels all during the year. In December, immediately preceding the Christmas vacation, Mortar Board honors all junior and senior wom- en maintaining average s of 3.0 or above at the annual Smarty Party. Carol singing is always a highlight of this affair. The Outstanding Sophomore Woman of the University is tapped at the May Day Assembly, and is presented with the Mortar Board Award at that time. This year the organization sponsored the " Last Lecture " series. The white jacket and black skirt of Mortar Board is recognized as the mark of guafrty m activities and in scholarship, and may be seen at the University on Mortar Board meeting or chapter activity days. 84 Omicron Delta Kappa is the national honorary tor men at the University. Members of the organization must be in the upper third of their class, and are outstanding in the fields of scholarship, social and religious activities, athletics, publications, music, debate, and dramatics. Members of the faculty are chosen for membership in Q.D.K., on the basis of outstanding contributions to Uni- versity life. Dr. Marvin, notable alumni, and active mem- bers of the honorary join new initiates semi-annually for chapter banquets. Tapping of O.D.K, members takes place at the Home coming Ball and at the Interfraternity Council Sing each year. Alpha Delta chapter initiations fake place soon aft- er the tapping ceremonies. New members are chosen carefully, so as to insure representation of all phases of campus life in the chapter. O.D.K. is a service honorary, and helps to sponsor the annual " How To Study " Panel. The organization also takes an active part in helping to plan and execute the orientation program for new students. The president of O.D.K. serves on the Student Life Committee. Prof. V. J. De Angelas, Faculty Advisor and Secretary; W. Driscoll, President; S. Mawhood, Vice-President; L. Saliberg, Student Secre- te ry OMICRON DELTA KAPPA First Row: W. Early. D, Rohlfs, W, Hicks, J. Reinsdorf. H, Roberts, S. Keyser, R. Sincoff, Prof. R. Willson, P. de Turk. Second Row: E. K Morris, G. Johnson, M. Farrington, L. Saliberq. W. Driscoll, S. Mawhood, Prof. V. DeAngelis, Dean Doyle, Prof, D. Kline. L, Vaughn. Th ' rd Row: L. Grant. Or, Castell, Prof. R. Hanker, E, Weighe, J. Embrey, M. Gardner, Prof. R- Benson, Judge Myers, R. Fleming, E. Davis. Fourth Row; J, Van Storey, Prof. C. Cole. R, Paris, Dr. Brotman, J. Toorney, F. Cullen, L. Stockstill, D. Lief. F ; rsl Row M „ Bishop, R. Knee, J Winegar , president, R. Weiner, A. Johns or, E, Re dy. D. Henshaw. Second Row; C, Jernigan, K, Floyd, P. Palmer, M, Metiel, C. Cassidy, P. Simmons, L Schuler, T. TsangrU, P. Mignone, T, M osesso. Third Row: P. Nichols, S, Shoemaker, L. Jones, K. Mosel, B. Moore, 8. Silver, N. Nowlin, DELPHI Joyce Winegard explains Delphi business to Rcsa Weiner, Eleanor Ready and Loydell Jones Delphi, the sorority women ' s honorary organization, is composed of members of all women ' s fraternities at the University. The members are chosen by the sororities and by the active chapter of Delphi. Requirements for mem- bership In the honorary are outstanding contributions to sorority life on campus and to individual Greek organiza- tions. The purpose of Delphi Is to promote intersorority spirit and to contribute to the social life among Greek women. Delphi ' s calendar Is filled with many activities which are indispensable to the success of University sorority life. In- cluded in the organization ' s yearly program is the han- dling of both Fall and Spring rush registration. At the Big Sisters ' Tips n Tea with Topnotchers, " Delphi spon- sors a fashion show for the benfit of new women stu- dents. After the Fall pledging date, Delphi provides a pledge workshop. At this time the rush system, the universality of Greek organizations, and the advantages of sorority life are explained and are discussed by new pledges. Delphi arranges and promotes intersororlty exchanges between Greek groups throughout the school year. These affairs usually take place during the lunch hour and may be held by an entire chapter or by a pledge class. The functions are important to the development of pan- hellenic spint and friendship among Greek organizations. 86 Gate and Key honors fraternity men on campus who have made outstanding contributions to the Greek world as a whole and to their individual fraternity chapters The purpose of the organization and the responsibility of each member is to uphold the ideals of fraternity life and to work toward the improvement of the entire fraternity sys- tem. Gate and Key is also noted as a social group at the University. New members for the fraternity are proposed for mem- bership by their own fraternities and are then elected by the active chapter of Gate and Key, Tapping ceremonies are held twice a year at the Homecoming Ball and at the Interfraternity Council Prom. The presentation of the Order of the Lacy Garter is made by the Gate and Key president during the spring. This award is given to one girl on campus in honor of her contribution to University life. Gate and Key was founded here at the University and now has been adopted by several other universities and colleges Chapters are found at Maryland University, Penn State, and William and Mary. Howie R oberts, President ot Gate and Key, announces the " fa I F tap ping at the Homecoming Dance while Bernie Kovach loolcs on. GATE AND KEY First Row: R. Hollander, p. Welsh. L. Locke, J. Maraney, W. Jaenicke, H. Silver. Second Row: J. BHIer, Dr. Harmon, N, Cohen, H. Roberts, E. Turco. A, Kay, J. Allen, D. Lawton. Third Row: L. Dimico. R. Haugeto. D. Lucas, I. Simon, D- Nelson, B. Gray, J. Reinsdorf, J, Hinte, J. Goodman, R- Barnard. K. Shapiro, D. Manzano. W. Morgan, B. McGrath. J. Martin. Tassels is the sophomore women ' s honor society and is under the parental security of Mortar Board, the senior women ' s honorary. Members of Tassels are selected according to high scholarship and leadership ability. Probationary members who lack campus activities are required to have an aver- age of 3,0 or better. An average of 2.6 and participa- tion in two or more activities is required of regular Tassels pledges. Tapping of new members takes place each year at the Big Sisters " Tips N Tea with Topnotcb- ers. " Tassels adopts a project each year in an effort to help activities at the University, This year the group provided publicity for campus events. Alpha Lambda Delta is the University ' s honorary tor freshmen women. There are chapters of this organization all over the nation. To become a member of Alpha Lambda Delta, one must achieve a 3.5 quality point index or above in her first year at the University. At the end of every year, the group presents Senior Certificates to those women who have maintained the 3.5 average for four years. The honorary gives book awards to the women students with the highest averages each year. Besides serving to promote good scholarship, Alph a Lambda Delta holds many social events, including recep- tions for new scholarship students. TASSELS First Row: C. Wyman J Rice, V. Thornton, 5, Thompson L. ToneJ li l ! ■ fl- v P EC ' C Campbell, Second Row: P. Oriel, M. Hoffman, Presi- dent, M Williams, R Reagan, G. Beauchamp, M, Barfcto, A. Coekran E Webef. Third Row: B. Brisker, D, Rosenberg, J, Collier A. Saqeant I To- neHi, N Bealle, L Krivickas, E. Tucker. Fourth Row: E Schroebel fi. Hep- finger. P. Fisher, M, Root, unidentified, M. Carter, S. Uuritien, C. Hesse. ALPHA D E LT A LAMBDA Seated: M. Hoffman, R. Hank, F. Bran, president; F. Press, Standing: A. Higgens, D. Bowen, D, Thatcher, J, Gray, S. Shoemaker. SS C--y Seated: H. Wolf f S. A. Ricci, president, D. E- Epstein, L. C. Richards, S " a " Hina Or. C Pettit faculty advisor, E. Zaslowr D. Vaill, M. 1 . Siegel, A, R, Wright, C. Dalton, , Schoech, M. Schneider, J. R. RegneH. E. Young, S. Berlinsky, Seated: E. R. McDonald, B. T. Gilbert, president; D, M. Ihle, R. We : ng;. Standing; F, L- Ware, D. L. Liner, M, W Cox, J. E. Ayers. E, H. Snodgrass, M, A. LaCovis. A. E. Trimble, SIGMA ALPHA ETA PHI D E LT A GAMMA Sigma Alpha Eta is the co-educational honorary frater- nity for University students who are majoring in Speech Correction, ft serves to broaden the members ' knowl- edge of their field, and offers to them the opportunity of putting classroom theory into practical use outside the classroom. At their meetings, Sigma Alpha Eta members hear speeches pertaining to their field by prominent people in speech correction work. One of the main projects of the organization Is the sponsoring of the speech forum for the annual Career Conference, Sigma Alpha Eta benefits from the help of University speech professors. Phi Delta Gamma is the only Greek ietter fraternity open to women of all professions. Members of this organ- ization are women who are taking graduate or advanced professional courses. High scholarship, outstanding char- acter, a spirit of cooperation and leadership ability are required of Phi Delta Gamma members. The purposes of the organization are the elevation of standards in graduate studies, the promotion of high ideals among graduate women and the Improvement of the professional and social status of these women. The members of Phi Delta Gamma have the opportu- nity of meeting women in the many fields of graduate study, and inter-group discussion is of value to all mem- bers. Seated: J. Reinsdorf, £. Jaffee, president, E- Auerbach, P. Nichols. Standing; N. Cohen, B. Stamper, 8. Stuart, M. Bishop, C, MacDonald, J, Swisher, M, Brady, S. Mawhood. PI DELTA EPSILON President Ed Jaffee, Jerry Reinsdorf and Ernie Auerbach loot at one of the student publications Pi Delta Epsilon is the national journalism honorary fraternity at the University, and honors those students who have made outstanding contributions to University publications. Initiates to the group are elected to mem- bership by the current chapter from the staffs of The Hatchet, the student newspaper; THE CHERRY TREE, the yearbook; and Mechelciv, the School of Engineering magazine. The aim of Pi Delta Epsilon is to uphold the ideals of journalism and to promote cooperation among the publi- cations on campus. Discussions on journalistic policy among the members of the honorary serve to benefit the leaders of all student publications, and help to solve any problems which may arise in any of the campus journalis- tic activities. The fraternity sponsors the forum on journalism and public relations for the annual Career Conference. This forum is of great help to young people who are planning to make their careers in some phase of those fields Pi Delta Epsilon is now in its 33rd year at the Univer- sity. It is the oldest collegiate fraternity for journalists in the nation. Our chapter of Pi Delta Epsilon is under the excellent guidance of Dr ElBridge Colby, Executive Offi- cer of the Journalism Department. 90 Pi Lambda Theta is the national women’s honorary fra- ternity in the field of education at the University. The main purposes of the organization are to develop pro- fessional fellowship among women engaged in education and to foster professional spirit. Pi Lambda Theta ' s aims also include maintaining the highest standards of scholarship and professional prep- arattom especially among women. In order to realize these purposes and to further the cause of democratic education, the group holds many programs during the school year toward those ends. The members of PI Lamb- da Theta cooperate in the solution of problems which penetrate into various fields of knowledge. Psi Ch! ( honorary and professional fraternity for psy- chology students, is open to both men and women. Eligi- bility for membership to the organization requires an over all 3,5 quality point index. Stimulating interest in psychology and increasing par- ticipation in research Sn that field are the primary pur- poses of Psi Chi. Financial and personal assistance are given by the group to actively aid those carrying out psy- chological projects. Business meetings, many social eventSj and lectures on the subject of psychology round a busy program. The main feature of each year s program is the initiation cer- emony and banquet. pi LAMBDA THETA PSI C H I 91 ROY BARNARD President Roy Barnard, president of the Student Council, announced a free Campus Combo winner while Lucy Anstine and Bev Borden look on STUDENT COUNCIL The Student Council of the University sponsors many events during the school year which serve to males cam- pus life broader in the opportunities offered to the stu- dent body. Among these Council-sponsored events are the Homecoming Weekend, the Career Conference, the Colonial Series and the Campus Combo, The Colonial NORMAN COHEN BETTE KOLONIA KATHLEEN DENVER ANTHONY SHUPE Vice-President Secretary Comptroller Advocate 94 -■ ... _ FJrsf Row: 8. Sorden, J. Duke. S. J. Miller, S, Ricci, R. Weiner, Second Row: 0. Sincoff, J r Reed, R. Lubman, T, Haugeto, J. King, E„ Smith. Series includes the Messiah, a concert by the Traveling Troubadours and other programs: while the Combo in- corporates the Fashion Show, the Spring Outing, the Winter Weekend, Drama productions and such events. The social dances, square dances and folk dances held in the Student Union and in Building J are sponsored by the Council, and appointments of the Student Handbook ed- itor and the chairman of the Student Enrollment Commit- tee are made by this governing body. The principal duty of the Student Council is to super- vise and coordinate the various organizations on campus, so that all groups and all students will have equal oppor- tunities for participation in University activities. Orientation Week for new students is a product of the members 1 work, and is under the direction of the Coun- cil s Freshman Director. The members of this important group include the President, Vice-President, Secretary, Comptroller, Advo- cate, Activities Director, Publicity Director, Program Di- rector, Freshman Director, Student Union Chairman, Member at Large and one representative from each of the separate schools and colleges of the University. Hard working Campus Combo co-chairmen Bob Gray and Lucy Anstlne push Combo sales in the Fall PEGGY NICHOLS Editor NORM COHEN Bu$ine s Manager Roger Spitier, Paula Williams and Charlene McDonald, associate editors. C H 19 5 6 E R R Y TREE The 1 956 CHERRY TREE is the end result of a lot of work, but also a lot of fun. Planning of the book started in the spring and summer of I 955 and the carrying through of the plan continued for most of the school year; Let s have something different " was the magic phrase and so we nave tried to change a few sections of the book. We even stuck a cherry tree in the CHERRY TREE, The third floor of the Student Union Annex became the hideout for putting through these plans. Many an afternoon and evening was spent there pouring over the yearbook dummy with one eye on the deadline schedule and the other on a calendar. There were many booths to sit on, ads to be sold, and University functions to be covered, but there was always the fun of meeting new people and getting things underway. Then somehow, there wasn’t any- thing to do but wait for the books to be delivered. So we feel it was all worth It and we hope you en|oy the 1956 CHERRY TREE, 96 Peggy Nichols and Norm Cohen at work on the 1956 CHERRY TREE, STAFF PEGGY NICHOLS , , NORMAN COHEN . . ROGER SPITZER . . CHARLENE McDONALD PAULA WILLIAMS . BETSY SILVER LOIS LAPHAM , . . . HOWARD COHEN . . NITA NOWLIN . t , . MOLLY LUKENS . . . NANCY WILSON . . . . , , , , t . . Editor . . . Business Manager . . , . Associate Editor , . . Associate Editor . . . Associate Editor . . . . . Greeks Editor , . , , Senior Editor . Advertising Manager Individual Picture Editor Coordinator . . Circulation Manager Howie Cohen and Norm Cohen work on the advertising section. Betsy Silver, Greeks Editor and Lois Lapham, Seniors Editor, Nita Nowlin, individual photos editor, Liz Sterling, assistant on the Senior Section, Barbara Petty and Janet Swearingen, assistants on the Organization section BARBARA STUART Editor BILL H IX Editor MARY LOU BISHOP Editor JIM SWISHER Business Manager Paul Welch. Sports Editor and Eugene Horowifri, Circulation Manager. THE HATCHET Why the crowd in the Union on Tuesday morning? Why the eager looks of expectancy written on the faces of the crowd in the Union on Tuesday morning? Ask any loyal red-blooded student. Why, Tuesday is the morning The Hatchet appears. In the weekly student newspaper, all the news of the past week, the present day and the coming month is printed. Sports fans may follow the Buff and Blue teams in all sports (including women ' s tournaments) on the last pages of The Hatchet. The middle pages include editorials on current campus subjects and various feature stories, which range from tales of foreign countries to interviews with student leaders. Who is being seen where, with whom, when and sometimes why: those are the subjects dealt with by Hester Heale in the ever-popular " Foggy Bottom " column, read by social-minded Colonials. The Hatchet is published by the Board of Editors, the Sub-Editors and the Senior and Junior Staffs. The paper ' s offices are found on the mam floor of the Student Union Annex. These offices are the scene of frantic activity on Saturdays and Sundays, the days when the paper is made ready for the press. But the result of such activity is a newspaper which almost yearly receives an All-American First Class Honor rating from the national Associated Collegiate Press. STAFF MEMBERS Board of Editors BARBARA STUART Editor BILL H IX Editor MARY LOU BISHOP Editor JAMES SWISHER Business Manager Sub-Editors ERNEST AUERBACH News Editor BOBBY HOLLAND Copy Editor CAROLYN CRONIN Features Editor PAUL WELCH . r , . Sports Editor JERRY REINSDORF Advertising Manager EUGENE HOROWITZ Circulation Manager A fU ' n 1 w Senior Staff members, Charlene McDonald, Mary Hoffman and Dick Sincoff. Barbara Holland, copy editor, Jerry Reinsdorf, advertising manager. Ernie Auerbach, news editor and Carolyn Cronin, features editor. Elva Schroebal, member of Senior Staff, Bill Hi and Barbara Stuart, Editors and Ernie Auerbach, news editor. Hatchet Junior and Senior Staff, Seated: L, Doane, D. Rosenberg. M. Mills. Standing: f. Bran, A. Krochmal, C, McAvoy, E. Mosel, C. Tuohey, K. Middock, B, Evans, COLONIAL Seated: D. Bruffey, J- Duke, D. Brown, Standing: A. Etruffey, N. Spriti, C. Forbes, 1. Schuler, D, Nelson, L- Locke, T. Haugeto, The Colonial Boosters builds up, directs and organizes school spirit during the year. With this purpose in mind, the Boosters Board ably executes many pep-raising events. The pre-game Pep Rallies are one result of the Boost- ers ' hard work At the beginning of the year, Booster Books are sold to students, and entitle the bearer and a guest to seats in the Booster section at football and bas- ketball games. This Booster section forms the main cheering section for the Colonials, and shakers and noise makers are distributed to fans seated there. Booster Books are given free to Campus Combo holders. Each year the organization presents the Boosters Cups to the fraternity and sorority which have done the best work In supporting school spirit. The Cups are awarded on the basis of the highest number of Boosters points ac- cumulated during the school year. A group may earn points through participation In Boosters-sponsored events. The Colonial Boosters sponsors the University mascots George and Martha Washington, and offers a prize to the student correctly guessing the Identity of these two important individuals The prize Ss given at the end of the football season. One of the busiest organizations on campus the Colo- nial Boosters deserves the gratitude of all University stu- dents ]00 The University Mascots, Before They Were Unmasked to Be Jane Case, " Martha ' and Ellen Raley, " George. " The PlKA ' s Win the House Decorations for the Florida Game! " Pin Back Those Mountain Ears, " Was the Delts Theme for One of the Winning Homecoming Floats. Mike SIteo of PIKA and Fay Calloway of Sigma Kappa receive booster awards from Joan Duke as Marilyn Greer looks on. i] 1 i Wm ' l j ti T I ® " [ , i i r JUra 1 toBp s». i k. ' j— jk A i A to ■ -T 1 1 imw ■ J 1 X. 1 1 1% 1 in ■» - j A 1 1 i J 1 ' % k A p ' , ' rJm .1 ■ biK | V ll • 1 ■ 4. 0 a, R. V ’ vs j SSL VI PT l ■ xdk £? Fir f Row; D C. Kline, V Brown, E. Ferero, director- F. S- Tupper, B, Borde n Second Row; A, L. Justice, I. A testy, C. LesStourgeon, M. L Bishop H J. Osborne B PasseHirier, J. M, Morse P. Ldssalle, B. Dotson, Third Row: R. Dolson, C, G, Tuohey, H, Mitchell, J. Hince, S. J, Miller, B- Falk, B. Wilkie. I Ed Ferero and Veralyn 8rown gather props for the neat production. DRAMATICS The University Dramatic Activities, under the direction of Ed Ferero this year, presented a program of entertaining productions In Lister Auditorium, The presentations of the group included student talent and some community players. Besides actual acting, the Dramatic Activities afforded opportunities for backstage work in lighting, scenery, decoration, prop management, and costuming to University mem- bers, Useful training in acting and all phases of play production Is made available by the group. This year Campus Combo holders were entitled to three tickets to presentations of the drama group, under the co-operative ef- forts of both organizations. All plays were open to the general pub- lic as well as to University students. The Dramatic Activities gave their first play of the year on De- cember 9 and 10, It was a comedy, " The Curious Savage, " and was directed by Orville French, Dr. Donald C, Kline, Executive Officer of the University ' s Art Department, helped student crews design, paint and arranqe settings for the productions. Members of the drama production organization received not only friendships and fun for their year’s work, but also valuable experience in the actual producing of plays. Their efforts were ap- plauded by those who saw the results of their work. Backstage practice for The Curious Savage. Savages become more Curious, The stars take a bow. DANCE PRODUCTION GROUPS The Dance production Groups provide a combination of fun and serious work in dance for all University stu- dents. The Groups are busy the year around providing good entertainment for the University, the area high schools and the community at large. In the summer, the dancers present a program at the annual Summer Carnival, held in the University Yard. The Groups are again on hand at the Orientation Week dances at the beginning of hhe Fall term, and participate in all social, square and folk dances held throughout the school year. During the Christmas season, advanced dancer hake part in the Pageant of Peace at the El ipse. This scene from " Abstractions, ' a portion of the 1955 Dance Concert, features Loyd e 1 1 Jones and Tom Pence The main event of the Dance Production Groups is the annual Modern Dance Concert, which is held in Lisner Auditorium in the spring. The members of the Groups also lend their talents to the Homecoming Pep-Rally-Va- riety Show and other University programs. This year students benefitted from a master lesson by Miss Pauline Koner, noted modern dance artist. The Dance Production Groups are divided Into three sections of dancers: Group III for beginning participants. Group II for intermediate dance students and Group I for advanced dancers. Vertyn Brown, as " Geraldine the Ballerina, " delights the 1955 Dance Concert audiences Students swing their partners at the Fall Orientation Week square dance. Phyllis Alien, Lillemore Crebore, and George Mozer, as they appeared in the 1955 Summer Carnival Variety Show Dance Production Group members warm up during studio prac- tice period ■ GLEE CLUB The Glee Club, under the direction of Dr, Robert H. Harmon, adds to University life the musical element which is necessary to its success. Glee Club members are chos- en from the Messiah Chorus, after their cantata perform- ance during the Christmas season. The singers often perform for such University events as the dances given by the Student Council at the end of the Orientation Week, the Homecoming Pep-Rally Variety- shows, and the Summer Carnival. At Christmas time the group sings carols at the annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony, as well as participating in the Messiah. Honors are presented to three-year members of the Glee Club! and many parties throughout the season break the routine of rehearsals. The Glee Club is fortunate in having as its accompan- ist Mrs. Harmon, who t like her talented husband, is a skilled and experienced musician. Doc and Mrs, Har- mon are responsible for the excellent programs given by the singers. The Glee Club sings Christmas carols at the annual Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony in the University Yard. rryman. S. Miller, S. Kadel, N. Oliver, B. Suse, C. Caldwell, A, Varda man, J. Cairns, B Kolonia, N. Niesen, 5, Madelen, Arthur 8- Johnson L Boyer, N. Drouard, L, Feldman, T. Mars, N, Jones, L Chang, I. Miller, T. Root, T. Chan L. Jefferson, N Gump P. Mason S. Davis, C Edwards, N, Schmidt, L, McDaniel, B. Stewart, H Freedman, P. PasternaK, J. Nichol, r ' . . 1 . . . 1 _ _ , _ . . -x . ii ■ . i i r_ . • l ft . . I B rlrtTcnri Hrst Row; J, Swearingen, R. Berryman Second Row: J, Heffner, L. MacArthu C, Hesse, Third Row; L. Doane, N, Guir tpJ , r . cviaivn, j, ■—. cunoiui, n. j ' - v ■ , - , ■ . n . D p Hastings S Thompson, A, Snofta, M. Smith, C Campbell, D fiorup, 6 Borden, G. Haran, K. Pendleton, L. Masters. Fourth Row: J : Davis, B QoHon R. Wolfe, D. Roemer, J. Hipler. F. Koph, A Justice, L Jameson, P Jones, D, Arnold, W. Morgan, C, Sharpe, H, Gleeson, C. Lietwiler, M. tvans, T. Brown, W, Becker, T. Ketcham, G. Day, J. Cosfanio, G Nicholson. BUM TROUBADOURS Li” R WoFfe B, Alexander. B. Koloma, 6, Moore, R. Reagan, T. Ketch m, J. Emory, G. Perce. Second Row: Dr, Harmon. Mrs. Harmon, J. Oakes. M. Hasarova. B. Connolly, A. Mitchell, V, Graf, S, Ricci, B, Driscoll. J. Tolson, B. Tolson. Third Row; MATS pilots , J. Parker, V, DeAngelis, B. Archbold, P, Randall, P. Reed. Fourth Row; E. Day, T. Pence, M. Manongfan, G. Moser, L. Ralph, B. Reed. lS p0 0i lL { ■ J. Thorne, S. Davis, A. GrvoHa, C. Lie+wiler, H , Gleeson, C. Hesse, L Jefferson, N, Schmidi, just a few of the Traveling Troubadors, The Traveling Troubadours may be called the Univer- sity ' s good will ambassadors to the rest of the world. This select group of singers, under Dr. Robert H, Harmon ' s direction, tour the globe twice a year as they provide en- tertainment for America ' s service men overseas. The Troubadours ' annual Christmas trip to the north- ern-most air bases in the world is an event greatly appre- ciated by Air Force personnel. During this trip, the sing- ers visit Thule Air Force Base, near the North Pole, New- foundland, and Greenland, Their summer trip usually takes them to the Azores and Bermuda. This year the second annual Troubadour Concert, a program included in the Colonial Series, was presented to an audience which filled Lisner Auditorium, This large turn-out further exemplifies the University ' s pride in the organization. Members of the Traveling Troubadours are selected from the University Glee Club on the basis of talent. ' ' Doc " Harmon serves in a triple capacity for the group: director, counselor, physician. Mrs, Harmon is the able accompanist of the chorus. First Row: H. Nichlporuk, director; T. Miller, F. Timberlake, L. Benauthen, W. ScMotxhauer, 0 Kovalsky, T. Sefcsk. Second Row: A. Nichlporuk, D Mason, C. Wdls, H. Handler, 0. North. A. Butfey, J r Hamilton. T Y BAND The University Band, which was started as an auxiliary organiza- tion under the direction of the Colonial Boosters, is now a sep- arate group. The band ' s musicians serve in a double capacity as the executive officers of the organization. Clad in black and gold uniforms, the members of the University Band provide spirit-raising marches and popular selections at foot- ball and basketball games, pep rallies and other University pro- grams. Their most popular song is " Hail to the Buff, " the school pep song. The Band ' s majorettes provide lively entertainment for spectators. Each year the organization presents the Bandsman of the Year Award to the one member of the group who has contributed most to the advancement and success of the University Band. Band letters are awarded to musicians who have participated in the organiza- tion over a period of several years. Membership in the University Band has greatly increased in the past two years, and the result of this new interest in the activity is a valuable addition to campus life. The Band has become a perma- nent part in the advantages which University life offers to the stu- dent. U N I V E R S I The University Band Provides Swing Music at the Annual Fall Orientation Week Dance. Strong Hall, the University ' s dormitory for women, is governed by the Strong Hall Council. This Council is made up of two delegates from each floor of the dorm. The president of the group is elected by all of Strong Hall ' s girls each March, The Council organizes all social events for Strong Hall, and takes care of the dorm s business. It also handles complaints and serves to enforce dorm regulations. The main service of the Council is to make all women students who live in Strong Hall feel welcome and comfortable in their new surroundings. Many of the Council s activities are designed to make the dormitory atmosphere more homelike. Some of Strong Hall ' s social events are Orientation Week parties, exchanges between two floors of the build- ing and teas honoring University professors. At the dif- ferent holidays of the year, special parties are held in the dorm. These holiday parties take place on Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas. Also at Christmas, the girls decorate a Christmas tree for the first floor of Strong Hall. Strong Hall girls gather around the alt important switch board. STRONG HALL Kneeling: J r O ' Brien, J. Thorne. Seated: Mrs. Van Winkle, J. Elso, S. Myers, R. Knee. Standing: T, T$angarE$, N. Wilson, 6- Barry, 5. J. Miller, Firs; Row: J. Cairns, B. Bea ley, S, Shoemaker. V. Allen, A. Johnson, S Harper, president, R. Haulk, E. RaMey, E Ready, M. Williams, J. Heffner, L. Doane. Second Row; L Tonelli, C. McDonald. K, Denver, P, Mignone. N. Hyatr, R, Reagan, L Tonelli, S. Manzano, M. Hoffman, J. Winegard, J. Monroe, L floyer, 6. Bowen, B. Alexander. Third Row: H. Niles, J. Emory, M. Stagner, II. Shroehal, R. Holland, D, Monroe, L Anstine, S. Miller, L. Learnard. v! Thornton, C, Dalton, C. Cronin, Fourth Row: J. Rice, T. Tsangris, M, Bishop, 5. Hearndon, J. Riley, J. Peters, B, Forrest, C- Hesse, P. Busick, L. Draper, P. Taylor, P. Fisher, B. Heppfinger, B I G sis Bobby Ruih Moore modefs at the Big Sis Tips n l Tea for all new students and for all the Big Sisters Big Sisters serves to orient new women studenrs to col- lege life and to acquaint them with campus activities. Before school begins each Big Sis contacts several pros- pective women students for the coming Fall and helps them become acquainted with the University. Each Big Sis further orients these incoming students by helping them during registration and by accompanying them to Big Sis Nosebag Lunches, Officers are chosen by Mortar Board, and all women students who have participated in at least two activities during the past year at the University are eligible for membership. The Tips n’ Tea with Topnotchers program was one highlight of Orientation Week. At this program a fash- ion show was given to demonstrate to all new students the appropriate clothes to wear to college. Tassels, the Sophomore Women ' s Honorary, was tapped by Mortar Board at this function. New students also met the profes- sors and members of the University Staff. At the workshop for Big Sisters, William Lewis Turner, Assistant Dean of the Junior College, spoke about the academic policies of the University, He explained the ways to help Little Sisters set up their schedules. Big Sisters were acquainted with all of the University ' s facili- ties, health clubs, library regulations, and ways of being good Big Sisters to all new students no The purpose of Old Men is to help acquaint new male students with the University by having each " old man ' correspond with his M $on ' ‘ during the summer, meet with him, help him through registration, and go with him to various functions sponsored by the organization. Twice a year the Old Men hold a workshop where plans are made as to how new male students can be better helped through registration. Early this Fall Old Men held a joint workshop with Big Sis, Any man who has a quality point average of 2.0 and has participated in at least one activity is eligible to be an Old Man and Is urged to join this most helpful or- ganization which is made up of independents and mem- bers of all Greek organizations. Meetings are held quarterly in the Student Union An- nex and are governed by a council of ten members. This Organization has over 100 members. Each Old Man is responsible for approximately two to three new students and the group is organized on the same policies as Big Sisters. Old Men was founded by General Faith, Dean of Men, and Jim Swisher. This is the first year of this organization and it has proved most successful. Ernie Auerback, Dick Smcoff, Jim Swisher and Joe Hince discuss with pride the success of the new organization of Old Men. OLD MEN First Row; C Oowfis, J, Kellie, J. Reinsdorf, 0. Ramer, P. Gooizh, N, MerkJer, H r Ware, W. Dorsey, R, Cook, L Locke, W, Perkins, T. Ketchem. Second Row: W. Goodwin, N. Hardesty, E. Horowiti, J. Goodman, 8. Mencher, J. Swisher, president; D. Sincoff, A. Kay, D, Jamborsky, ft, Barnard. Third Row: J. Crehors E. Crump, W. Earley, T. Haugeto. E. Day, A Greidin, E. Lambert, D. Roemer, L. Jones. R. Z. SolOfiano ft. Giesler, R. Lubman, A. Mondzac. Fourth Row: R, Dennis, M, Simon, J. Reed, G, Landau, R. West, D. S Inrod, D. Gertler, R, Greene, C. McAvoy, B. Kovack, R. Garcia, First Bow: R Blacker, E. Zimmerman, M. Schneider, S, Kernel, A, Kauffman, Second Row: H. Fenster, A, Berger, E- Korn, M. Chilton, B. Deutchman, R, Foer. ALPHA ZET A OMEGA Ray Foer points out a fact pertinent to Alpha Zeta Omega business to Barry Deuichman, Sem Kouzel and Marv Schneider. Alpha Zeta Omega is a national professional pharma- ceutical fraternity made up of student and alumni. One of the aims of the fraternity is to keep abreast of the recent news and developments in the field of pharmacy. This is done through the publishing of a newspaper for pharmacists, speakers at the regular business meetings and by the formation of social contacts with professional pharmacists of the area. A yearly scholarship to the University In Pharmacy Is given by the Washington chapter to an outstanding high school graduate of the District of Columbia. From this organization men can band together with a mutual interest, that of their future profession. As time passes Alpha Zeta Omega has shown more and more in- creased interest and has become a potent factor In the School of Pharmacy. 112 1 he Women ' s Athletic Association promotes partici- pation in athletics, recreational leadership and sports- consciousness among University students. The Associa- tion provides an extensive program of athletic activities for women, including badminton, hockey, tennis, swim- ming and other sports. The two main projects of the organization ' s calendar are the Fall and Spring Sports Awards Buffet Dinners. At these affairs, a speaker who is noted in some field of sports addresses the guests. After the main speech, members of the W.A.A, present entertainment, followed by the presentation of awards for outstanding participation in the season ' s sports. The Women ' s Athletic Association also coordinates the Intersorority Athletic Board ' s tournaments with the indi- vidual sports of the University. The president of the Board, as well as the managers of all athletic teams on campus, is a member of the Women s Athletic Associa- tion. Many students still refer to this group as the Women ' s Recreation Association, because the name of the organi- zation was changed only this year to its present form. Bev Borden, president of WAA, holds an executive council meeting WOMENS ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION Seated; 8. Reed, J. Goldstein, 8, Borden, president, K. Floyd, 0. Bowen, Standing; J. Emory, 8. Borden, C. Dalton, C. McDonald, A. Bageant, J, Jablonsky, L. Chang, H. Scopic, M. Greer, Miss Stalling, Advisor- First Row; F. D. Brown, Treasurer, P. Hoffluod, President, L. Salibe-rg, Sec- retary, Dr. J. R. Siioo, Faculty Advisor. Second Row; S. Davis, R. Sampson, C, Campbell, K. Ericsor, J. MtLane, J, Richard, R. Bran, C. Baker, L Boyer, R. Jettlnghoff. First Row; M, Lambros, F. Bran, L. Boyer, $. Thompson, J. Rice. Second Row: I, Schuler, M, Stagner, E. Raley, Vice-President, E. DeFore. Third Row: I. Tsangarls, S. Ricci, President, R, Weiner, Secretary-Treasurer, J. Jablonsky. RELIGIOUS COUNCIL WOMEN ' S COORDINATING BOARD The Religious Council is the coordinating organization for all the religious clubs on campus, ft successfully unites these groups, and is made up of representatives from all these clubs. The primary activity of the Council is the sponsoring of the annual Religion-ln-Life Week. During this week of the Thanksgiving season, religious services, panel discus- sions for the three major religions, the Skeptics Hour and social events serve to bring religion to the minds of Uni- versity students. The Council also arranges for speakers who address fraternities and sororities on campus. The group sponsors the forum on religion for the Career Con- ference and an Orientation Week reception for new stu- dents. The Women ' s Coordinating Board is composed of dele- gates from the womens organizations at the University. Its p urpose is to contribute to the development of cam- pus friendships and activities and to render service to the student body, the University and the community. This year the Women s Coordinating Board opened its th i r d annual Clothes for Korea Drive with a Rag Doll King and Queen contest. All organizations on campus were invited to sponsor a candidate for the honors. Each of the sponsoring organizations collected as much cloth- ing as possible and filled gaily decorated boxes with all types of clothing. The candidates who had the most cloth- ing in their boxes won the contest, and the clothing was sent to needy people in Korea. This organization meets bi-monthly in Woodhull House. The Sailing Association, or Sailing Club, as It is known to many students, is a co-educational social and recre- ational group. The main function of the Association is sailing, for fun or in competition; but the organization also holds social events and business meetings. The aims of the Sailing Association are to promote better seamanship, to encourage greater appreciation for sailing as a recreation and a sport and to engage in intercollegiate competition. The club is open to both experienced students and to beginners in sailing. An in- struction course In the art of sailing is offered to inexpe- rienced members of the group. The organization ' s sailing programs are held every weekend, although business meetings are attended only bi-monthly. The Association ' s main event for the year is the Frostbite Regatta in December. After this annual event, the group sponsors the Frostbite Ball, the yearly dance held by the Association. 10 Sailing Club members make a last minute check before a Saturday morning practice, THE SAIL ING ASSOCIATION First Row: H. Ropes, F. C. Wells, Commodore; M. Krausx. S. Sleplan. Second Row: A, Farrcnt, M. Jolly, G. Collins, J. Saukkonen, J. Perrow, J, Davies, O. Sukose, M. Barry, First Row; J. McLain, P. Glkkert, M. DahUtedt, president; Reverend L. P. Gatt , C. Pendleton, T. Loddo, R. McClafcher, V. Therretl. Second Row; K, Had- dock, 8. Jtffereys, C, Dahlstedt, M. Kastanek, R, Haefs, R. Jettingtoff, E. Antosh, T r Altpeter, D. Griffiths, £. Flores, F. Lucyk, Third Row; R, Anstead, P, Fallon, |. Tonelli, L TonelH, O. Sukose, A. Rigdor, T r Miller, F. Laner, A. Ochs. NEWMAN CLUB Mary Dahls+edt, president, conducts a regularly scheduled meeting of the Newman Club. The Newman Club unites Catholic students at the University in firmer faith, greater fellowship and exten- sive service to the student body as a whole During the annual Religion-ln-Life Week, the Club ac- tively participates in the planning and execution of the Week ' s religious services, discussion groups, social events and other programs. This week, which is set aside for the consideration of religion, usually occurs at the Thanksgiving season. The Club ' s Christmas party successfully ends the year ' s activities for the group; but their active schedule is re- sumed at the beginning of the following year. The organi- sation meets weekly in either business, social or cultural meetings. The focal point of the Newman Club ' s social activity during the year is the annual University Celebrity Capers. At this dance, which is held in the late spring, the Club honors those ten students whom the members feel are the most outstanding senior students in the Univer- sity. The ten Celebrities are chosen on the basis of their contribution to campus activities, and to the student body through their service to the school. Through the fellowship of its members, the Newman Club provides for Catholic students a better understand- ing of their creed. Through its religious services, the Club offers a deeper faith to its members. 116 The B ' nai B rith Hillel Foundation provides religious, cultural and social activities for Jewish University stu- dents. The Foundation ' s yearly calendar is filled with many events in these three fields. The highlight of the social side of Hillel ' s activity is the annual all-University " Ball o ' Fire. " At this popular mid- winter dance, the school ' s " Apollo " is crowned. Many other dances are held during the year, as well as parties, coffee hours and lunches in Hillel ' s own snack bar. Some of the educational and cultural services offered by the Foundation are lectures, forums, films, courses in Hebrew, art, crafts and both drama and choral groups. Members benefit from discussion groups on current top- ics In all fields, Hillel ' s Interest also turns to the field of journalism. The Hillel Commentary, the organization ' s newspaper, Is pub- lished by the members. Each year the Foundation spon- sors a school-wide creative writing contest, and prizes are presented to the authors of the winning entries In the three divisions of the competition: essay, short story and poetry. As a group, the Hillel Foundation holds services on the Sabbath Day and on High Holidays. In this way, as in the group ' s charity drives, the values of religion, charity and fellowship are realized by the members of Hillel. Frances Bran, president and Rabbi Seldman, advisor, discuss the next meeting of Hillel. HILLEL FOUNDATION Seated: J. Silver, J. Reinsdorf, F. Bran, president, S. Grossman, L. Salzberg. Standing: R. Weiberg, 6 Brisker, M. Kammen, G. Weiss, J, Marcus. The Home Economics Club Is a social organization de- signed to give Department students an opportunity for practical application of their class problems. The organi- zation is sponsored by Alpha PI Epsilon, the home eco- nomics honorary fraternity. The Club provides educational, social, and altruistic opportunities for its members. Meetings feature guest speakers, who discuss the many aspects of the field of home economics. In conjunction with Alpha PI Epsilon, the Home Economics Club presents annually an Interest- ing program for students. The highlight of the years activities is the annual Christmas trip to the children ' s ward at Salllnger Hos- pital. HOME ECONOMICS CLUB The International Relations Club serves to promote in- terest in international affairs and consciousness of world movements among the students of the University, The Club Is a member of the Middle Atlantic Conference of International Relations Clubs. This organization is open to all students. Speakers address the group during the year on current topics in international relations, and often question and answer periods follow the talks, in which students may become better acquainted with the world situation to- day. The I.R.C. also conducts projects designed to pro- mote better understanding between America and the other nations of the world. INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS CLUB First Rew: H. Baker, C, Servando, C. Bechtel, president- E. Flores, A Levin. Second Row: V. Bderma, p. A. Spargnapani, M. L. Bishop, H. Freed- man. F. Papp, N, Drouard, C. H. Lee, P. Meyers. Third Row: F. M. Haines D. Drake, C. R. Felder, $. Bregman, N, Maoris, J L Hamilton, C. Morgan First Row: H T Lesser, J, Brederv, president. M. E- Williams. Second Row; HL Huffman, $. Rombold, C. Mounring, A, C. Tompros, Third Row: E. Soley, L. Mace. H. G. Anderson, N, Carey, M. Gorschboth. 118 Seated: ft. N. Owens, faculty advisor; J. A. Welsh, 5. Polaschik. Standing: R. A, Arietta, J, F. Bowen, G. H, Nagle, K, C r Judd, C, W. Easton. G. P. Mallios, Seated: 0 G. White, G„ C, Edwards R. G. St. Clair, president; T. G. Alexander, J. K. Draper, Standing: D. A. George, E. Horowih, R. p Farrow, H. W. Stenger, R. W Loan, D. F. McCaulley, J. H. O Mara. ALPHA KAPPA PS I ALPHA CHI SIGMA Alpha Kappa Pst. the professional fraternity for stu- dents majoring in commerce, economics and business administration, is the first and oldest organization of its kind. The group encourages scientific research in account- ing, commerce and finance, and serves to educate the public to appreciate those fields. Besides upholding the higher ideals of the fields with which it is concerned, Al- pha Kappa Psi promotes classes in colleges and univer- sities to aid students who wish to earn a degree in busi- ness administration. The organization serves the University by helping to sponsor and organize the business administration forum of the annual Career Conference, Alpha Chi Sigma is the University ' s professional chem- istry fraternity. This organization offers to chemistry majors the opportunity of discussing the different aspects of the field with others who have the same interest in chemistry. The fraternity is composed of men who have chosen to use some section of chemistry as their life’s work. Al- pha Chi Sigma is open to any male stude nt at the Univer- sity who has completed one and one half years of chemis- try courses. Members must have maintained a 2.5 quality point index or better in their University work. The purpose of the International Students Society is to foster a better understanding among the University ' s for- eign students. It serves to promote fellowship between American and foreign student groups. During the year this group gives monthly social affairs, including the annual Valentine Dance, This is the primary event of the club s social calendar. Among the many oth- er social activities are parties, teas, dances and motion pictures. The International Students Society is not concerned with the political differences of the countries represented in its membership, as the group Is concerned only with social events. Alpha Theta Nu, an organization for all those students who hold or have held University scholarships, is also a service organization. They may be called upon at any time to aid the University for various jobs around the University. A meeting ground for all these students are these activities which may include acting as guides and hosts to high school students, helping at booths during registration and ushering at Lisner events. They are truely a highly selective group at The George Washington Uni- versity. INTERNATIONAL STUDENT SOCIETY ALPHA THETA N U First Row; F, Sanfuentcs, P. A. Spargnaparu, R. Sru, D, A Argyropoulos. president; L, M, Rossi, p, M, Haines, A. F- Pinto. Second Row: L r C, Yang, J. O. Saukkonen, V. Ederma, C, H, Lee, A. S hah, A. T, Delbert; faculty advisor; K. Yaidanpanah, P, Meyers, A. Sail, G. H. Kim, A Sgescum. ft, Paredes, Third Row; A. M. Zublin, M, A. Helmy, H, Christ, H. Kim, ft. Sepahpour, H, Baker, M. Hoffman, J, Duke. First Row; E. Sc b roe be 1, E Lambert, R, Sincoff, J. Gray, L. Meyers. Second Row; B, Cubberley, T, Chan, A. Gnotta, F. Motyka, $. Zilber, A. Williams, W. Wing, L. Chang, C. Hesse, T. Koonti, J. Shipler, B. Meyers, O. Heyberg. 120 First ft w: Or, Perros. ft. Hault, G. Edwards. L. Reeves. A. Marks, C. Bon- brest, Dr. White, Second Row: ft. Bleam, S. Ginsberg, J. Calvert, P, Espen- schade. N. Rucker. J. Pershy, W. Wing, C, Mltkiff, Or, Wood, Third Row; Dr. Sager, R Jettinghoff, S. flourfand, B, ftamer, B. Titman, I. Krivikas, V. Raven. R, Glines, Dr. Wrenn. Fourth Row: P. McGuire. R. Bowen, I, Rich- man, E. Neel, P. Nordquist. M, Paebo, Vice-President; ft, Hauk. Treasurer; N. Rucker; C. Bonbrest, Sec- retary; L. Anstine, President, CHEMISTRY CLUB IOTA SIGMA P I The Chemistry Club is designed to develop and en- courage the students interest in and to further his knowl- edge of chemistry and its related fields. The Club is spon- sored by the Universitys Chemistry Department. At the bi-monthly meetings of the Club, many events of interest to all students are held. These services include lectures, field trips and demonstrations, and are open to the entire University. The Chemistry Club also helps to sponsor the chemistry forum of the Career Conference. This organization is open to any student who has taken or is taking one course in chemistry. Its members benefit from association with others who are interested in the different aspects of chemistry. lota Sigma Pi is the national chemistry honorary for women. Its aim is to promote interest in the field of chem- istry, to add advance scholarship in that field, and to bring together women who have a common interest in chemistry and in science in general. Undergraduate membership requires a B average for 20 hours of chemistry and 3.0 quality point index. Initiation usually takes place In the fall, while new members are pledged in the spring. Meetings are held once a month with guest speakers who talk on current subjects In the field of chemistry. An annual project of lota Sigma Pi is the Lab Supper, at which the entire meal is served from laboratory equip- ment. Alpha Pi Epsilon is the home economics honorary fra- ternity on campus. Now in its 24th year at the University, the honorary has both a college chapter and an alumnae chapter. This fraternity elects its members from the home ec o- nomics majors at the University, In order to become a member, a student must have a 2.5 over-all quality point index and a 3.0 average in home economics courses. Al- pha PI Epsilon works with the Home Economics Club, of which it is the sponsoring group. The meetings of the organization feature informative speeches on the various aspects of the field. This year Alpha Pi Epsilon members enjoyed a Christmas party at the home of Miss Frances Kirkpatrick, Executive Officer of the Home Economics Department. Coordination of all major campus activities was the aim and the goal of the Campus Combo Executive Committee this year. The co-chairmen of the Committee are also the Student Council-appointed co-chairmen of the Campus Combo Committee. Executive Committee membership includes the Comptroller and the President of the Student Council. In the school year 1955-56, the CHERRY TREE, Home- coming, the Winter Weekend, the Fashion Show, the Colonial Cruise, Boosters membership, Drama produc- tions and the Modern Dance Concert were included in the Combo. It is the aim of the Committee to contribute to all member events for their greater success. ALPHA PI EPSILON CAMPUS COMBO Seated: T, I. Parsons, M. Gorschboth. president; L. Mace, J . Breden. Standing: G. Potts, ft. Arnald, J. L. Cousins, R, Sudlow, a. M. Bullard, S, Davis, C. Mourning, H. Anderson, J. Hannebaum, M. Stanziano. Seateo: K. Denver, B. Gray, L. Anstine, R. Bernard. Standing: J. Osborne, Wolin, J, Hmee, B, Borden, 8, Kovacks, C. Picton, N, Cohen, J, Duke, j, Crebore, P, Miignone. 122 The Air Force Advanced Management Program con- sists of 41 Air Force Officers in the grades of Major and Lt. Colonel. The program pursued by these officers is designed to provide them with the management toots required in command or staff positions throughout the Air Force. This program contains course work in Business Administration, Statistics, Accounting, Public Adminis- tration and Economics, and leads to the degree of Mas- ter of Business Administration. This group is the second to be enrolled at The George Washington University, the first group having completed the course in August, 1955, The current curriculum will end in August of 1956, by which time each student will have received approximately 50 semester hours of aca- demic credit. Upon such completion, the graduates will be reassigned to stations in every section of the globe. Co!. Gaskin, Student Group Leader, conducts a policy meeting. AIR FORCE MANAGEMENT PLAN First Row: R. Snyder, C, Smith, V, Kinnamon, Dr. D. Brown, coordinator; K. Gaskin, R, Walsh, T, Daffron, G. Berg, Second Row: F. Raggio, S. Dydek, ft, Hennessy, G. Pletcher. J. Corbett, C. Edmonds, C. McKelvie. Third Row: R. Nowell, J. O ' Brien, R. Dineen M, Qndo, K. McFadden, J. Mahan, D, Schmerbeck, Fourth Row; W. Jobanek, D. Spawn, R_ Cunnitf, H, Biles, H, Kane, H. Walker, T, Hardy, A. Holman, Fifth Row; R. Hagreen, G. Henry, J, Cooney. J. Lewandoski, W. Hogan, J r Hanley, W. Dietrich. The Engineers ' Council, formed to serve as a liaison body between the students and faculty of the School of Engineering and to act as a coordinating board for the societies and fraternities, is the representative body of the students of the School of Engineering. The sixteen members of the 1955-56 council represent the Engineer- ing School: the A.S.M.E., A.S.C.E., A + LE.E., I.R.E.; Theta Tau and Sigma Tau - Mecheleciv; two members elected from the freshman, sophomore, junior and senior classes; and the appointed position of house manager of the Davis-Hodgkms House. Each year the Council sponsors the Engineers Mixer and the Engineers " Banquet and Ball, The Mixer, given in the fall, provides an opportunity for the engineering stu- dents to meet their faculty on an informal basis. The Ban- quet and Ball, given each spring, is the scene for awards given each year in the Engineering School uuch year at Christmas the Council presents the Uni- versify with a tree, and collects money for underprivi- leged children. Dean Cofclough, Dean of Faculties and Sam Mawhood, president of the Council, at the Christmas Tree lighting ceremony THE ENGINEERS ' COUNCIL First Row J. A. Greblun s. Treasurer, A T. Lane, Vice-President, S. A. Mawhood, President, O. Kee. Secretary H, ft. Davis, S C. Representative. Second Row: W. C Stamper, H J. Celke, R. E. Shuken, M, M. Brady, J. E. Bell, J. A. Cauffman, R, K. Barry, T. J. Creswell, J. D. Madaris, E. E. Reber First Row: W. W. Oaiw nz. G. Sh pEro, S. A. Mawhood, T. J. Creswell, President, S. J. Rodgers. I. H. Schick, H. J. Oelke. Second Row; M. M Brady, J. Saunders, C, R. Lepchlnsky, E. L. Dix, R. M, Weir, 0. B. Keever, N, Kronstadt, D. R Palmasanl. H. D. Carlson, H. C. Parker, A, W. Richmond ' . Third Row; J. H. Brendan, S- M. Myers, D. R, Trains, M. H. Moore. Q. E. Kee, E. S. Swann, D. C. Gray, F. C. Hallberg, B. R. Segal. SIGMA T AU Prof. Ben C. Cruickshanks, advisor to Xi chapter, receives the Sigma Tau ‘Merit Award " from president Thomas j. Cresweil. Sigma Tau t founded at the University of Nebraska in 1904, is an academic achievement society recognizing scholastic ability among engineering students, Xi chapter at The George Washington University maintains the academic honor and professional service of Sigma Tau Xi chapter, founded at the University in 1921, is com- posed of members selected from those students in the upper third of the junior and senior classes who demon- state sociability, practicability and professional achieve- ment. Aside from its own functions, Sigma Tau engages in many activities designed to help the student body, the school, and the University. Of primary interest is Sigma Tau s counseling service, designed to assist any student who is experiencing difficulty in any of his engineering courses. Recognizing the importance of making the scholastic hurdle of the freshman year, Sigma Tau annual- ly cites the Sophomore engineering student who, during his freshman year, has attained the highest grade average in his engineering courses 125 Just as the study of electrical engineering is integrated in college, so are the two student branches of the engi- neering societies In this field. Although the two societies are integrated in name In the Joint Branch, a student may join either one or both of them. The A.I.E.E. was founded in 1 884, and has as its objec- tive the advancement of the theory and practice of Elec- trical Engineering, and the maintenance of a high profes- sional standing among Its members. The I.R.E. was founded when the field of radio was still in Its Infancy. It is devoted to the advancement of the theory and prac- tice of communications, electronics and allied fields. Throughout the year, the Joint Branch Invites speakers from government and industry to talk on various subjects in the field of electrical engineering. The program is often varied by movies or inspection trips to nearby Industrial plants. In order to further interest in the field, both the A.I.E.E. and the I.R.E, hold contests for all interested students who wish to test their technical knowledge of electrical engineering by entering a quiz contest given by the I.R.E,, or the paper contest sponsored by the A.I.E.E. Mike Brady points out a reading! to other members of AIEE and IRE, JOINT BRANCH AIEE AND IRE First Row; W. Hlusko, 6. Abraham, N, 6. Amej, J, Madaris, H. Qelke, Chairman, E. E. fteber. C. N r Smith, M. M. Brady, W. W. Balwanz, Second Row: P. A. Robey, W. C, Olin, S- R. Soroko, H, Morlock, A. Pinto, G. Hingorani, ft. J, Sullivan, C, M Stout, S, V, Campbell, S. ft. Hall, S. Rigcfsby, D. White, A. T. Lane. W. ft, Crockett, S. A. Mawhood. T. J. CressweM. Third Row; T. Hatlman, J. C. Alderman, 0, E, Browne, J. Manning, R, D. Brooks, J, H, Slothower, R. C. Knowles, J. B, Horton, E, Swann, E, L 0 x, E. C. Hallberg, D. B, Keevar. A First Row: P. O ' Neil, W, G. Stamper, Business Manager, M. M, Brady, Editor, R, J, Sullivan. Associate Editor, R, Holland. Second Row: ft. Shuk n. J. A. Cauffman, N. Street, J. R, Lear, F. Ryerson, 5. RIggsby, V, Rider, P- Gooih. MECHELECIV Plans in the making for the ne t issue of Mecheleciv. Mecheleciv Magazine is the engineering students journal of The George Washington University, Through- out the year, its pages feature student technical articles and prize papers, articles dealing with the engineering profession, and news of the engineering school and its alumni, Mecheleciv has a circulation of 2400, and is published six times a school year under the sponsorship of the Engl- neers ' Council, The staff of Mecheleciv is composed en- tirely of undergraduate students, who attend to the en- tire publication of the magazine except for printing, Mecheleciv, the only nationally affiliated student pub- lication in the University, is a member magazine of the Engineering College Magazines Associated. The magazine is published to further interest In engi- neering and University activities both among students and alumni, and to provide an opportunity for students to gain experience in the fields of publication and techni- cal writing. 127 The G,W.LL Student Branch of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers is sponsored by the Washington section of the A.S.M.E, and is open to students interested m the field of mechanical engineering. The A.S,M,E. was founded nationally in 1880, and since that time has grown to number over fifty thousand members, one third of which are student members of the one hundred thirty-five student branches. The program of the A.S.M.L meetings is as diversified as the field of mechanical engineering itself. Through a progressive professional program, the student gains an introduction to the profession of engineering as well as having the opportunity to meet many top men in his field, who are invited to speak on a variety of subjects through- out the year. The monthly magazine and the up to date movies shown at meetings keep the student informed of Ine latest developments in mechanical engineering. To encourage original research and study on the part of students, the branch sponsors a yearly prize paper con- test which is open to all undergraduate engineering stu- dents Members of ASMt plan for the future. a. s. M. E. Ffrst Row: S. Sankaran, J. Moy, J. A. Cannon. President, 8. C Cruickihanks, V. Turow, O. E. Kee. Second Row: ft, Loyola, F. Ryerson, D. B. Fraser. D. R. Arnold, W. A. Midkey, D, A. Lewis, H, ft. Davis. P, 0, Kennedy, W. B. Jansen, J. H. Brandau. Third Row: J, ft. Owens, H, E. Barnes. J. L. Jones, C. J. Maris, D. ft, Trania. G. W, Renton, P E. Gooih, A. Lizdas. First Row: C. Sreely, Faculty Advisor, F, Mikalaus, V. Yurrow, S. A. Maw- Hood, M, F. Foster, Regent, D. B, Keever, H. Qelke, J. Caoffman Second Row: T r Birmingham, M. M. Brady, J, Saunders, R. Weir, I. Scbkk, E. E Feber, W R. C r ocke+t. N. ft. Matthews. J. E Sullivan, R. Witham, W. Stamper, D. Letikus, D. Rumke, ft. Shuken, M. V. Spencer. Third Row; B. Grady, H. Davis, G. McConnell 1 , P. Robey, J. Bell, ft. Charlwood, E. Boothe. R. Knowles, R, Hollander, J T Greblunas, A. T. Lane. THETA T AU Theta Tau. the oldest engineering fraternity in the country, is represented on the G. W. campus by the Gamma Beta Chapter. Theta Tau saw its birth at the University of Minnesota in 1904, and has since grown to its present size of twenty-three chapters in engineering schools and colleges throughout the country. The purposes of Theta Tau, Incorporated by its found- ers, are to help develop a high standard of professional interest among student engineers and to unite students in the various fields of engineering with strong bonds of fraternal friendship. Therefore, its membership require- ments are such that Theta Tau does not compete with either social fraternities or engineering societies. In 1935, the Gamma Beta Chapter of Theta Tau was founded at The George Washington University. Each year the chapter holds two Invitation Balls and Banquets for its new members. In addition to these two main events, other parties and picnics are held throughout the year. Membership Into Theta Tau is obtained by invitation only. Prospective members are selected from engineering students in good standing and meeting the unanimous approval of the brothers First Row: J. Sell, W. Stamper, T. H. Birmingham, President, C. H, Wal- ter, J. L. Seoit. Second Row: D Pronk, J. F. Saunders, 0. ftumke ft. A Haefi, D. A. Dreyfus, P. W. Harden, Third Row: D. D. Haddox, A. ' S- Ye- ilgj, A. Valge, J. Costmett, A. S. C. E. The American Society of Civil Engineers, the oldest engineering professional society in America, was founded in 1852 to differentiate Civil or Civilian Engineers from Military Engineers The G. W. Student Chapter, organ- ized in 1923, promotes a program designed to meet the interests of civil engineering students. So great and diversified is the field of civil engineer- mg, that the A.S.C.E. attempts to present to the student a glimpse of each segment, along with the opportunity to discuss these fields first-hand with practicing engi- neers. Included in the program for the year were a host of interesting subjects, presented through speakers and field trips. Highlighting the agenda for the year were re- vision of the Chapter Constitution and initiation of the annual joint meeting on professional registration. To recognize professional achievement, the chapter gives an annual award to the student who has contrib- uted the most to the A.SG.E. throughout the year 129 The Preamble of the Constitution of the Student Bar Association reads: Its purposes are to further scholastic attainment, to develop a spirit of brotherhood among members and to enhance the reputation of the Law School of The George Washington University C This organization includes in its membership every stu- dent enrolled in the Law School. Officers are elected in the spring and serve the follow- ing academic year They are assisted by delegates repre- senting both day and night sections of the Law School. There are also representatives on the board from Amicus Curiae, the Law School paper; the Van Vleck Case Club, the Legal Aid Society, the American Law Student Asso- ciation, and the Student Council of the University. A full social and professional program is presented an- nually by the Student Bar Association B ' ll Driscoll, president, and Dean C. D. Benson talk over a Student Bar Association meeting with George Renehan, the featured speaker at the meeting, STUDENT BAR ASSOCIATION First Row; M. J. Dickson, Secretary; P. H. De Turk. Night Vice-President; W, J. Driscoll, President; W. R. Howard, Day Vice-president; R. C. Nash, Treas- urer. Second Row; E- Kilty, D. W. Shoemaker, R. H. Bryer, ft, M. Richmond, H. M. Shafer, Jr,, C. A. Melton, C. L Wiser. First Row: ft. Nash, G. McGinn, Jr., J. Lee, R. Young, C. Cable, Editor, W. Early, Editor, M. Brown, H. Dilcher, G, Weller. Second Row: ft. De Turk, T. Janes, W. Hiller, D. Fidler, Prof. Weston, Prof. Davison, R. Sweeting, J, Bastiao, J. Landry, M. McCorkle, S, ftetters. Third Row; J, Farmakides, E. Ruark, D. McNeil, J. Morrison, D. Clarkson, N. Briskrn, L. Christy, F. Wilson, T, Greaves. Faculty Editor In Chief ...... . J, FORRESTER DAVISON Associate Faculty Editor GLEN E. WESTON g. w. LAW REVIEW Plans rn the malting for the next Law Review, BOARD OF STUDENT EDITORS Editor in Chief . . , CHARLES M t CABLE, WILLIAM N. EARLY Miles J. Brown, Harley E. Dilcher, Carroll L, Gilliam, John F + Lee, Ralph C. Nash, Raymond W. Young, Gerald E. McGlynn, George H, Weller, Robert P. Casey, James F. Merow, Armistead W. Gil- liam, Jr., William J r Driscoll. The Lew Review is published six times each year and is devoted to discussion and critical analysis of problems and cases in the field of public law. Approximately sixty students, chosen on the basis of scholarship, comprise the staff of the Law Review for the year 1955 ' I 956 131 Phi Delta Phi Legal Fraternity, founded at the Univer- sity of Michigan Law School in 1 869, is the oldest profes- sional fraternity in America. The Fraternity from the date of Its founding has been continually pledged to the ad ' vantement of high scholarship and culture, opposition to corrupt practices, and rigid adherence to a code of pro- fessional ethics. Since its organization at The George Washington Uni- versity Law School in 1884, the John Marshall Inn of Phi Delta Phi has continued to make a substantial contribu- tion to the professional development of its student mem- bers. The Inn holds eight meetings a year, where promi- nent attorneys In government and private practice speak on subjects of current Interest. Included in the annual program of the Inn are three banquets, Fall and Spring Formals, and a Summer picnic. Barrister Inns, located in most of the major cities of the United States, provide a continuing program of fraternal association for graduates of the seventy-one law school chapters of Phi Delta Phi. Pro ' . J, Forrester Davison, Prof. Herman Orentllcher, Dean of Fac- ulties Oswald 5. Colclough, Prof. David EL Weaver and Mr. John A. Kendrick at the Phi Delta Phi initiation ceremony. p H i DELTA PHI F.riJ Row: W N Early S Euient. C. M . Cable, magister; J, F- Davison, faculty advisor. Second Row: J. D. Stokes, F. Cuegelter, R. ftattl, J, Primack, ft. Zierm, J. Landry, M, McDaniel, C. Atchisson, W, Watkins. Third Row: O. We Her, P, Starobin, J t Lee, M . Brown, J, Farmakides, L, F. Christy, D. Low. Firsv Row: R. Thrall. J. Sast.an, J. Bfeokbank, 0. K hn , W. Landry, J. Zegeer, N, TflyJor. Second Row: R. Richmond, J. Shearman, C. Marfow, T. Jones. J. Cornbrooks, A. Zimmer. Justice; F. Huniiker, L, Murphy. W. Bernkopf, W. P. Gormfey. Third Row: D. Smith, D. Jutson, M. Solfer, C. Menzemer. A. A.embkck, N Baskin, G- McGlynn, J, Lane. Fourth Row; R. Nash, D. Ryklus. D. Venable, C, Love, L. Hyde, ?. Knioo, D. McGraw, C Wlllian, R. Mue ler. PHI ALPHA DELTA Tony Zunimer, Justice, conducts a meeting op Phi Alpha Delta John Jay Chapter of Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity has enjoyed one of its most successful years in recent memory. Under very capable leadership, the chapter fol- lowed a program which won for it the honor of selection as the fraternitys second best active chapter in the na- tion The current leadership is confident that its program will lead to top honors for the chapter. The Effective Speaking Program, exemplified by PAD Toastmasters, reached a pinnacle in aiding Law School students to improve what t$ perhaps their most effective weapon — their public speaking abilities. Two successful dinner-dances and a summer picnic gave the members and their famliies a chance to social- ize, outside the usual fraternity meetings The chapters professional speaker program featured such guest speakers as Associate Justice Tom Clark of the Supreme Court, Chief Judge Bolitha J, Laws of the Court of Appeals, Prof. Herman Orentlicher of the GW Law School faculty and prominent members of the local bar. The chapter was also one of the motivating forces in the formation of the Inter-Law Fraternity Council in the Law School,. Although a large number of members was lost through graduation and entry into active practice of law H success- ful rush programs in each semester went a long way to- wards maintaining the membership at a high level 133 Congenial students of the Law are united in Woodrow Wilson Senate of Delta Theta Phi, one of the country ' s outstanding law fraternities. The Senate enthusiastically participates in all the activities sponsored by the Student Bar Association and proudly boasts several members oc- cupying high offices in various extra-curricular legal or- ganizations, The fraternity awards each year to qualifying graduating members the prized Scholarship Key and com- petes with senates at other law schools for the National Scholarship Cup which three times has been awarded to Wilson Senate. Prominent legal figures are featured at numerous professional meetings and through the year the members enjoy dances, banquets and informal social functions the most outstanding of which is the Lohnes Outing, Wilson Senate is the only local law fraternity which participates in intramural sports. DELTA THETA PHI First Row: C- T Hilderley, D. M. CUrfcion, president, T. E. Kristotferson, C. R. Wilisie Second Row; C. W. Thompson. G, E. Kilty. P, H. DeTvrk, J D. Keith, H. L Gordon, E, $, Cooper, A. M. Perry. Third Row; L- M. Watwood, H. M, Shafer, R. F. Silver, C. L. Wiser, F. J, Douber, G- R. Oiexo, 0 W. Dial. Amicus Curiae, published by the Student Bar As- sociation, is a professional newspaper for The George Washington University Law School, and first appeared here in the Spring of 1952. The staff of the publication is composed exclusively of law students. The purposes of the newspaper are to supplement the legal education of the law students and to furnish Information concerning the activities of the Law School organizations, " Amicus Curiae is published in cooperation with the faculty of the Law School, with individual faculty members con- tributing one or more articles to each issue, which are of timely and particular Interest to the law student. The George Washington Law Association sponsors one Issue of the publication each academic year, which is sent to all alumni of the Law School " Amicus Curiae " is published four times each semester and Is made avail- able to all law students, AMICUS CURIAE Seated; D, Weaver, faculty advisor- C. R r Wilisie, H, M. Shafer, editor; 8. IV , Tanner. Standing; C. A. Hobbs, W. J, Landry, j. C. Cherry, C. T. Hilderley, R, H. Carpenter, W. J. Johnson, J. H- Etelson. 134 First Row; J, Swisher. Second Row: H, Valdi erH, P, Kober, W , Baumann, R Reid, Third Row; R, Knowles, G. Parr, H. Paris, J L Stevens, 8. Giriello, R. Gie$ler First Row: J, Peikm, W, Algee, J. Cauffman, H. Kimel, J, Keyser, S. Bourland. Second Row: V, lden H J. Buock, S. Brown, Fensfad, Jackson, J. Allen, T- Saylord. R. Hubbard, Third Row: R. Holmes, F, LaPia na, M, Thaden. W. Montgomery. W. Bennett, P. Hoffman, 5. Mohler. Fourth Row: P. Morton, 0. Palmer, D, Cameron. R Bowles, $, Cox, J. Dcerfer, V, Accardi, Fifth Row: N. Bass, T r Tingle J. Augustine, T. Hayes, J. Elgin, Joffman, A. Mewrath, Sixth Row: N. Hardesty, ft. Adams, R. Christie, J. Parks. F. Narr, C. Cawood. R. Finch. Seventh Row : G, Sharp, M. Hoor. C. LietwMer, E. Hawkins, N. McDermott, A. Korn. J. Quinn, B. Degen. AIR FORCE ROTC The initials " AFROTC " stand for the Air Force Reserve Officer ' s Training Corps. Histor- ically, the ROTC became a part of the educa- tional scene as the democratic way to prepare citizens in time of peace for military leadership in time of war. It was the logical outgrowth of the traditional concept of the minuteman, fac- ing the frontier, always ready to defend the struggling young republic. Today, through the study of Air Science. The Color Guard of the AFROTC, First Row; 0, Kovacs, J. Petca.vleh, L- Ciemnieck, Peake, Meade, Second Row: Aabel. Cates, Lehman. Strub, Black, Barton, Espenschade, Estep, Harper. Third Row: Keen, laPorte, Bouquet. Crumb, Caussade, Kramer, Logosso, Dick.nson. Fourth Row: Zateski, Bergem, Mfsh, Taylor. Thompson, Wafts, Peake, Fulcher, Fifth Row: Betsill, Antosh. Talley, Rubin, Chloupek, LaCorte. Dours, Downs. Sisclh Row: Solack. Bonreskl, Wlgglesworth, 0. Herman, Grier. Green, McFadden, Seventh Row; Robberts, Shuba, Tarr, Hamilton, Prostko, Abenathy, Jamborsky, Clipp. ROTC has accepted the challenge of new fron- tiers, where even the realms of sound and time are left behind. They have seen the airplane bring the people of many lands together into a more closely knit community. The airplane has also become a major weapon In our defense structure. With this, we must have capable leadership for tomorrow and for the years ahead — the leadership of Intelligent, In- formed, and responsible citizens. First Row; Darcey. Wagner, Sturm, Duncan, Charles. Second Row: Jewett. Dorsey, Gerber, Carey, Gould, Byrd, Osborne. Third Row: Felegy, Yates, Banks. Herman, Doss, Craven. Kennedy, Fourth Row; Ramsey, Tomcykowski, Braekhill, Walsh. Boothe, Cordell. Fifth Row: HeEI. Young, Chavez, Somervell, Truntkh, Snyder, Witi- Sixth Row: Riggsby, Pickett, McArthur, Dryer, Thomas, Barrett. Seventh Row: Hinely, Arnold, Ruberts, Peart, Flaig. AFROTC First Row: J. E. Peake, 5, A. Cauffman, W. L. Baumann, R. D, Reid. Second Row: R. H. Mucha, R. C. Knowles, G, J. Parr, H. B. Paris, J. E. Duncan, Hence it Is the responsibility of Colonel Carl Swyter, Director, Division of Air Science, and his staff to carry out this leadership development program in conjunction with the University. Cadets attend classes as usual, but there has been one major change. For the first time, the ROTC Program is being offered to Co-Eds, who receive the same training as other cadets both in the classroom and on the drill field. In addition to its academic functions, the Air Force ROTC assists the University in many of its extra-curricular activities. For example, it pro- vided uniformed escorts for the Homecoming Queen candidates at the Homecoming Pep Rally. To aid the cadets in the development of lead- ership, there are two national organizations con- nected with the Corps of Cadets. One is the Carl Spaatz Squadron of the Arnold Air Society, which is an honorary Air Force society for Ad- The ROTC ' L ' ' 4 jtWfc k. " • t 4 vBh l jf jj 1 , A I jJH JOB ' y Hr, j4I -i A U 1 ii r gj 1 1 . l _, llAflHi IS i 1 1 ri i inT j First Row: Lt, HenfKocne, S. 8ourland, W. Algee, J. Keyser, J Cduffman, J. Peikin. Second Row: J. Swisher, V. Iden, C. Cawood, R, Finch, M. Hoar, F, Holmes, H, Paris, Third Row: N, Bass, N. Hardesty. J. Brock, C. Sharp, B. Crriello, W, Baumann, P. Mor+on AIR FORCE Pause after drill session finds Judy Jeeves p Jim Wagner, and Frank Kovacs deep m conversation. vanced course cadets. The Society was activated at the University in the Fall of 1952. Serving as a hub for cadet activities, the Arnold Air So- ciety sponsors many social functions, one of which is the annual Cadet Ball. Also, there is the Pershing Rifles, which was organized in March, 1952. The main function of the Pershing Rifles Is to give recognition to basic cadets who show exceptional leadership ability. It Is the Pershing Rifles crack drill team whi ch has brought much favorable comment to the Corps of Cadets. The team has performed in many affairs including the Cherry Blossom Pa- rade, the Apple Blossom Parade, the Bethesda Christmas parade and at the detachment’s for- mal reviews. Several trophies awarded to this unit can be attributed to the efforts of the Per- shing Rifles. In addition to the above, there is the Rifle Team which participates in many inter-school meets during the school year. Another organiza- tion is the Flying Sponsors, an honorary girls unit, that gives active and wholehearted assistance to all military and social functions of the Corps of Cadets. Some of the Sponsors ' more notice- able achievements have been curtains for the cadets ' lounge, silk scarves for the drill team, and monthly " coke " parties, with members of the Cadet Group. Ruth Berryman, Kyra Mosel, and Barbara Johnson serve coffee at the annual ROTC Christmas party. ROTC Seated; B Cebberly, B, Johnson. Kh Mosel, B. R- Moore, president, R, Berryman, J. Duke Standing: G. Beauchamp, R. Reagan, M. Root, N. Beale, A. Johnson, A. Bageanf, M, Hoffman, K- Denver, S. Shoemaker. B, Alexander. De camber 58, 1955 PERRY COMO SELECTS Miss «_o M cb ols 65D 51st, street Dtrorg Hall m3l 3 ' lHgtOtt, J ,C, Dear 5 lea Kichola: ,it r nuch conalderstior , I chose i« ' iga rrn© ■11 llama aa the firmer. It -waa b great Honor to be selected eg the judge my very best wishes. FC:rm CHERRY TREE QUEEN ANN WILLIAMS CHERRY TREE PRINCESS PAT BURKE RUTH REAGAN SUZANNE BREGMAN MAY QUEEN DORIS JOHNSON ROIC QUEEN BETTE KOLONIA APPLE BLOSSOM PRINCESS JUDY JEEVES DOTTY MUNROE Sigma Nu Girl JANET VIRNELSON PM Sigma Kappa Sweetheart BEV BORDEN Pi Kappa Atpha Sweetheart JUDY STIMPSON Kappa Sigma Sweetheart MARIETTE SCHNEIDER Delta Tau Delta Sweetheart SHARLIE WEST Sigma Chi Sweetheart FRATERNITY SWEETHEARTS SUZANNE BREGMAN Ph Alpha Sweetheart, JUNE HINKLE Tau Epsilon Pi Sweetheart QUEEN CROWNING ie Student Council, crowns Doris )ueen for I9SS. Mirror, mirror on the wall, it ' s Anne Williams, Cherry Tree Queen, and Pat Burke and Ruth Reagan, princesses. Suzanne Bregman receives her crown as Homecoming Queen, from Roy Bernard, president of the Student Council. What legs! What a body! What a face! But, something ' s missing, Dad . why, you should see " her ' 1 in pants Here, here, let ' s not stuff those boxes No, not the stag lire, girls, just a few Delts Man! The Navy should be like this A bit of the International comes GW way via this gay Senorita and her dashing Senor. They come in all shapes and sties at GW I N S P R I N G T I ME... Step right tip, boys, end take yer chercel No one gets gypped . . „ they ' re all Grade A beauties Putting on the squeeze before stu- dent council elections are the banjo- plucking campaigners. i What was it someone said about women? Oh, well, some aren ' t covering up An eye for an eye . . A tooth for a tooth ♦ , „ A crown for a lovely queen. All right, Louie, drop the tent boot X I 1 JflB No seasickness here! No books either on spring weekend. Wow . . . ain ' t that garter cute? . . AND A And this happens only in May, Brother, what a shame Boy, this is the life! Hey isn ' t anyone dancing? YOUNG MANS FANCY TURNS Nope no wedding march Aw, heck, all they ' re doing is dancing Who ' s afraid of the big bad Jion? Not me, says this tamer, who could tame anything! IN SUMMER Step right up and see them shimmy t whoopee! grass So this is what they call the second greatest sen! Dick Geisler showing off his award winning etchings. . . . IT S A THREE " Columbian College " reads the sign, but to look at them you could never tell . , . more like first graders. COLU MBIAN COLLEGE So this Is what happens at a summer carnival . . . Now, listen here! Them ' s no horses Bubbling over with gaiety and fun at Colonial Carnival Clowns with frowns? Someone messed up the makeup Hang on, girls . , „ it ' s swing-time in the Rockies IT ' S FALL AND Cherry Tree picture appointments begin in full force. Duh , , . I want my pitcher took We’re off for another year Girls that any guy would love to come home to . . . Queen Suzanne Bregiman and her court of lovelies. St. George issues a warning to WVU Mountaineers, and TKE cops first prize in the float contest. Strange looking football players, don ' t you think? j JWi ■riii w IVJIiji I T ' S HOME The Pelts’ second prize float adding its bad wishes to the Mounts tn-ears hopes. Good luck to you, but I hope it’ll be me 1 Five hopeful Queen candidates discuss their chances in the coming election. COMING Even the hicks root tor GW . , Maw and Paw Kettle have nothing on them. " College today is nothing but books. Now when I went to school . - (censored), 11 The Homecoming Pep Rally brings the good old days back Promenade, that is awe y we go Pistol Packing Mamma protects big city gal . . . IT ' S FALL AND And then there was the time we beat Maryland by two touchdowns and [. . when was this, Paul?) From cowgirls to rainmakers, these pretty misses got caught in the middle , . - ot the rain. Surprise boys, it ' s only us . ♦ . your Colonial Hostesses Just follow the arrow for your combo . . . but first pay Peggy Nichols WE LIVE IT UP This is mine . . get your own niclcel , . . not on campus, anyway! For me! Presentation of the first place award in the Goat Show ...IT ' S LIFE AT THE GOAT SHOW Just cruising down the river on a Friday Goat Show. The Sigma Kappa pledges on deck. Praise the Goats and pass the seasick pills . . . The Zeta Tau Alpha girls go seaward. These college kids today , , . Kappa Kappa Gamma Goats run through their set No, not the dentist ' s office , , . Just Chi Omega ' s contribution to the Goat Show A pretty goat is like a melody . . . and Pi Beta Phi proves it And there you are . . Kappa Alpha Theta ' s finale Laugh, darn you, Laugh . . . Here comes Peter Cotton-Tail ... or is it the Alpha Delta Pi Pledges? , Winter Weekend Masquerader - ® V e .» ? A Oh, I dare say, chap, where do you get one of those to bring bae alive? fc IT S WINTER . . BUT ITS THE Who was that woman you were out with last night . 7 No wonder she’s wearing a veil . . . you would, too, if your " Sheik " had whiskers like that. Anne Williams, Cherry Tree Queen, crowns the King and Queen of Winter Weekend Masquerade Ball. Now, now, don ' t get so excited Musical demons, won’t you play me some rag - , . and you should have heard them on Winter Weekend. EUGENE M 80” SHERMAN Head Coach FOOTBALL 1955 SEASON ' S RECORD George Washington „ . . - 25: VMI ....... . . . . 6 George Washington . . . . 13; Virginia .... 0 George Washington . . . . 0; Florida .... 28 George Washington . . . . 25: Pennsylvania . . . .... 6 George Washington . . . . 16: William Mary . . , . . . 0 George Washington . . . . 13; VPI ....... ... 7 George Washington . . . . 7; West Virginia , , . . ... 13 George Washington . . . . 0; Richmond .... .... 7 George Washington . . . . 0; Maryland . ... 19 Won 5, . . Lost 4 . . . Tied 0 THE 1955 FOOTBALL TEAM First row; 8. Neil, 8, Jewett, T. Tomsiyekowslu , L. Clemniecki, E. Sakach, J. Saffer, B. Sturm, D. Gaspari, P. Spera, N. Naddeo, B. McHenry, B. Berry, 0, Claypool. O. Henshaw. Second row: J. Schrieve, E. Rutch, J. Henzes. D. Giesier. B. Weaver, J. Hince, V, Yates, 8. Wagner, B. Shuba. J. Posta, B. Gallagher, R. Looney, B. Austin, M. Sommer, H. Ledford, trainer. Third row: R. Hanken, line coach D. Liddick, 0. Herman, O. Varley, B. BarkbiM, J, Kessoc, G. Solack, L. Donnofrio, M. Silea, ft. Murray, B. Sutton, T. Lemenskf, Oartcu, P. Thompson, J, Feula, coach, B. Sherman, head coach. . M •’ ' 1 m-i. V j Ik. nj Kj? ’™ r dfiiu L pKTJ L . -W f 713 W£y. 4 u w tik . ■ 1 — ■ " ? r j — V tWi Jr j - i J T i Jr 1 " 1 TKa JB ' - i v " ” _ m • ■ . .age . . wi — t - S5 — j9H w . . ' wy M i NSbf ■ J . i v -kT f jj 174 REVIEW OF SEASON Too bad that bowl contestants aren ' t chosen on the basis of ihe first six games If so,. Colonial fans might have seen a bowl- bound eleven this year r Off to their best start in many seasons, the Colonial grldders chalked up victories in five of their Initial si clashes, but lost the last three encounters, two of these to top teams in the country. The accent was on defense this season — that plus the elimination of that last quarter foldup which cost them so dearly last year. With a staunch line and secondary, the Buff held opposing elevens to one TD or less in six of their nine contests; tough West VEr- glnla could score only two second half touchdowns while highly rated Maryland scoied only three. The University of Florida did, however, manage four touchdowns against the stubborn Colonial defense, but three came in the second half against a trip-weary, demoralized team. The rest of the Buff ' s gridiron schedule for 1955 was rounded out by the University of Pennsylvania, which yearly plays the tough- est football schedule in the East: VPI, one of Virginia ' s finest football teams; VM! and William and Mary, two top Southern Conference Schools; Virginia, Atlantic Coast Conference squad which GW had beaten only once in fourteen games; and Richmond, one of the Southern Conference ' s better teams, A special note should be written about Coach " Bo M Sherman, who in his fourth year turned out a winning ball team. Named Southern Conference Coach of the Year, Coach Sherman was ably assisted by line coach, Ray Hanken, who did a brilliant job In training the Colonials ' great line this season. A great deaf of the Buff ' s success can be traced to Hanken ' s brilliance. His de- fensive maneuvers baffled GW opponents most of the time and spearheaded several Colonial victories. Two Buff performers were chosen All-Southern Conference for their outstanding performanc es this season — sophomore sensation Mike Sommer and junior Paul Thompson. Sommer, the speedy left halfback, was the Colonials ' top ground-gainer, top scorer, and the nation’s number one punt returner. Right-end Thompson was the favorite target of Colonial passers, and his great defensive work drew raves from opposing coaches. The Colonials opened up their season with an impressive 25-6 win over VM I before 8,000 fans. Undampened by a steady down- pour, the Colonials rolled up 235 yards rushing while passing only twice during the game. GW defenders intercepted three Keydet passes, two more than VMj could complete all day, and held them to a total of 109 yards gained. The Colonials opened the scoring when they took the opening kickoff, and, with Looney mixing his plays well, marched down to the VMI two. From here Weaver punched it over. Midway In the third period, Mike Sommer fielded a Keydet punt on his own sixteen and sprinted 84 yards up the sidelines to put the Colonials ahead 13-0. Late in the third 1 period Football, football, who ' s got the football? Your guess is as good as ours! 175 8q Austin intercepted a Keydet pass on the GW 25 and traveled 67 yards to the VMI 8 before being stopped.. Looney then went over for the score. A blocked punt led to the lone Keydet score midway in the fourth period, and the Colonials countered late in the period as Sommer carried five straight times. Sturm then scored from the one and the game ended with GW ahead 25 6, The Colonials made it two straight when they blanked Virginia 13-0 before J 3,000 at Virginia ' s Scott Stadium for their second win in the fifteen game series. Paul Thompson forced a poor Cav- alier pass mid ' way through the second period and Bo Austin picked ft off on the Virginia 43 and traveled the distance un- molested. Early in the fourth period guard Ray Murray stole the ball and raced down to the Cavalier 10 before he was stopped. A pass interference penalty put the ball on the one and Sturm rammed it over. The Colonials once again picked off three op- posing aerials. The Buff stepped a little out of class when they traveled South and toot on the University of Florida ' s Hurricanes. Minus I he services of Dick Gaspari and Bill Weaver and able to use Thomp- son only sparingly, the Colonials played an inspired first half only to see the well-geared Florida offense shift into high in the last half. Before 17.204 suntanned fans in the Gator Bowl, GW ' s still de ' fense yielded nothing to the Gators in the first period. Then mid- way through the second period a recovered fumble led to the lone Florida first-half score. Florida took the second half kickoff and marched 62 yards to paydirt to increase their lead to J 4-0. After an exchange of punts the Gators took over on the 18 yard line. Four plays later speedy halfback Jim Rountree was off 66 yards for the third Florida score. The Colonials made their best move early in the fourth period before an interception ended the threat. St urm ' s passing was the high note for the Colonials as he hit on 7 out of I 3. Anxious to get back to their winning ways the Colonials traveled to historic Franklin Field where before 13,178 the Buff licked Penn 25-6 in the mud. After an exchange of punts following the opening kickoff, the Colonials took possession of the pigskin on the Quaker 32, Three plays later Weaver scored from the four. Early in the second period Sturm hit Dancu with an 13-yard pitch for the Colonials lone aerial score of the year Guard Ray Murray ' s interception " Come to poppa, little football, " says Mike Sommer as on to one of Bob Sturm ' s long aerials he latches Out of sight, out of mind? No, just out of bounds! Mike Sommer, almost away for six points, gets bumped out of bounds. of e Frank Rispel pass led to the Calonails third store early in the fourth period and a ten yard [aunt by Sommer capped a 24 yard drive. After Penn scored on the ensuing kickoff the Buff retaliated with a 65 yard march of their own. Looney ' s 45 yard spurt down the right sideline culminated the drive. At William and Mary ' s Cary Field 4.500 spectators watched rhe I nd Ians and the Colonials battle to a 0-0 stalemate before the Buff rolled up sixteen last period points. This was the contest vhere the Colonial depth made the difference. Entering the game in the third period, an eager band of reserves piled up a lO-point lead before turning the game back to the regulars to complete the job. With Saffer and Looney pacing the surge, the Colonials moved from their own 43 with Looney finally going over on the keeper play from the one. On. the next series of plays Looney pilfered an Al Grieco pass on the W M 42 and the Colonials were in business again. Saffer and Looney took the Buff to the twelve before the Indians stiffened. Clay pool then coolly stepped back and booted a 17-yard field goal. The regulars came back on t h e scene, and with Sommer grinding out three straight first downs behind great blocking, the Colonials moved to the Indians 19. Mike then spurted the remaining distance to sew up the ball game. Playing what many experts called their best game of the season, the underdog Colonials came from behind to upend VPI 13-7 be- fore 10,000 spectators at Miles Stadium. In containing the spec- tacular Dickie Beard, GW handed VPI their first conference loss since 1953, Beard did shake loose on one play, a 25 yard scamper in the second period for the lone Gobbler score. From 22 yards out in the third period Mike Sommer scored one of his five TDs this sea- son. The score v as the culmination of a drive which started eleven plays earlier with the second half kickoff. Then with four and a half minutes left, the second stringers once STOP THAT MAN! Mike Sommer sprints through the entire VPI secondary on his way to a 78-yard touchdown. Two ' s Company, Three ' s a Crowd, but so Many Men ' — We " Ain ' t " Got a Chance nw m 1 1 iSK f i 1 i HIM " He’s mine: no, let me tackle him. " An unidentified GW backfield man gets his jersey ripped and his pants dirtied as two opponents fight for the " honor " of bringing him down. Where there ' s a will, there’s a way! Bill Weaver crashes thro ugh for a score. again showed their strength. With Skinny Saffer leading the way from the Colonial 49. the Buff and Blue cracked over from the two. eight plays later. A Homecoming crowd of over 20,000 enthusiastic rooters watched the Colonials play a highly favored West Virginia eleven t o a standstill before succumbing to a fourth period score and drop a 13-7 contest. With the Colonial defense stalling the na- tion ' s top offensive unit, the Buff put on a dazzling show of fight- ing spirit and almost pulled out the upset of the year before an Intercepted pass on the Mountaineer five ended all GW hopes In the waning minutes of the game. Mike Sommer stunned the crowd when he took a Sturm handoff early in the first period, cut off tackle and with a tremendous burst of speed traveled 89 yards to paydirt to give the Colonials a 7-0 lead. Held for too long, the Mountaineers finally got going. With Bob Moss, Joe Marconi, and Larry Krutko biting telling chunks of yardage the Colonials gave up two second half TD ' s, one on a 98 yard sustained drive. The Colonials were also blowing opportunities of their own. Three times, once on an interception, once on a fumble, and once on a poor West Virginia boot, the Colonials drove deep into Mountaineer territory. However, each time the giant West Vir- ginia line led by All-American Bruce Bosley and tackle Sam Huff threw the Buff back. Then in the waning minutes of the game Quarterback Bob Sturm hit Paul Thompson on three straight aerials and Mike Sommer hauled one In deep in Mountaineer territory. But the Mountaineers intercepted a Looney aerial and thus secured the Southern Conference title. It Is said that lightning never strikes in the same place twice. However It did to the Colonials In the form of the University of Richmond football team led by their great little quarterback, Tommy Theodose. Though W outgained, outplayed, and outstatlsticed the Spid- ers, they couldn ' t outscore them. As was the story last season the Spiders punched over a TD and sat back and thwarted every Colonial effort. In the second period Theodose accounted for 35 of a 52 yard Richmond scoring drive. Left halfback Lou Wacker wacked over from the two for the only touchdown all day. Orange Bo’wl bound Maryland closed out their third unbeaten season in five years against the Colonials 19-0, despite four inter- ceptions by the alert GW defense. A snow bound crowd of 20,000 watched the Colonials dominate the second half only to see the Buff thwarted three times— once on the six-inch- line, the 16, and the 19, Maryland got their first score following the opening kickoff. Quarterback Lynn Beightol hit End Russ Dennis with a 41 yard scoring toss before the game was four minutes old, A GW fumble on their own 27 led to the second Terp tally midway through the first period. Halfback Ed Vereb scored from the one, Vereb also capped the third Terp scoring thrust In the second period when he went over from four yards out capping a 60 yard drive. Thus the season ended. The boys acquitted themselves well, but whet ' s more, they gave indication of better things to come. " Fools rush in where angels fear to tread. " Johnny Saffer makes his move during a five-yard jaunt! HOMECOMING HIGHLIGHTS " Now, look what we have here! " At the Homecoming Pep Rally, Coaches Sherman and Hanken, and three Colonial gridders are introduced. Hi ho Silver! St. George rides again with the dragon (West Vir- ginia) dragon behind in the annual float parade. The men (and woman) behind the scenes] " Well shut my mouth and call me flapper. " G„W + pep rally doings! BASKETBALL Season ' s Record 19 Wins: 6 Losses LEFT: Not mind over m after — just a hand“£ West Virginia hand. But even this is enough to upset Bill Telasfcy. 1955-1956 RECORD G.W, 101; Wake Forest 86 G.W. . .... 81; Wm, Mary ...... 75 G.W 71; St. Josephs ....... 60 G.W 94; West Virginia 79 G.W. ... 86; W L . 70 G.W. . . . 106; VMt 54 G.W 63; Manhattan ....... 54 G.W. ... 82; Wyoming . ; 75 G.W 69; St. Francis 58 G.W 65; Mich. State 62 G.W. .... 48; Maryland . 62 G.W 67; Richmond , 78 G.W, ..v; 78; Wake Forest 74 G.W 61; Va. Tech , . . 63 G.W, . . . . 73; VMI 48 G.W. . . . 92; Va. Tech. 70 G.W, , , . 126; Furman 109 G.W. . , . 103; Richmond ....... 84 G.W 46; Maryland 67 G.W, . . . . 81; Wm. Mary 69 G.W. ... 107; Furman 87 G.W. .... 94; Army 70 G.W 70; Georgetown ...... 67 G.W. ... 71; Duke 90 G.W. ... 93; Georgetown ....... 77 THE 1955 5 BASKETBALL TEAM. row: B. Klein, J, Manning, J. Holixp, J. Reteavitch, B, Telasky. Second row: Bill Reinhart, coach, A. Baker, Young, ft. Sweeney, J. Jolley, 8. Dea don, 0. Goodwin, S. Circus, ungtm .SHIHGTi IfcSHINGTOI LshWGIB CASHING 181 Number one in the M big five - ’ — All Amer- ican Joe Holup. Another M hit ,H on the “ Hit Parade of Stars — Jay Manning. THE BIG FIVE Beginners luck? No, just a great ball play The Man who put the team in basket- er — Freshman Bill Telasky. ball— Playmaker George Klein. When there ' s work to be done on the court, there’s always sensation- al Joe Petcavitch REVIEW OF SEASON Led by the mighty all-American Joe Holup, George Washing- ton ' s fine basketball team has gone through another successful year. The team ended their regular season schedule with a record of 19 wins and 7 losses. In the beginning of the season, the Colonials played up to the expectations of thesr rooters; they won their first six games includ- ing Impressive victories over Wake Forrest and West Virginia. The West Virginia victory was perhaps one of the sweetest, as It aver- aged the loss handed to u$ In last year ' s Southern Conference final. The Buff and Blue sauntered up to New York to play a lowly rated Manhattan University five, and they dejectedly returned home with a stinging 71-63 defeat. This proved to be the beginning of a ' bet- ter-to-be-forgotten " period for the G Streeters. The team started the new year right by capturing the Maryland University Invitational Tournament crown, but promptly fell back into their slump by dropping a humiliating 62-48 contest to Mary- land. In beating Michigan State for the Maryland Invitational crown, the Reinhart men defeated one of the nation ' s highest ranked teams. This victory was influential in boosting up our na- tional ranking, Maryland ' s highly Inspired Terrapins played like a team possessed, and completely outplayed the Colonials. This in- comprehensible slump continued for another week, and the Colonials were beaten by both Richmond and V.P.L Returning to their winning ways, the Colonials won their next four games, including victories over both Richmond and V.P.L They then ran into their Nemis again from College Park and lost 67 to 46, The Buff and Blue finished the remainder of the season in fine fashion, winning five while losing only one. LEFT; No, not toe dancing! George Klein ' s just on tip toes to get a better look before he goes up for a shot. Joe Petcavitch defies the old adage that a man is better with his two feet on the ground as he sails past two West Virginia players for a basket. Jay Manning’s a little backward about coming forward, but who cares — a few seconds later he had 2 points. ' Gosh, he‘s big! " seems to be whet Maryland players would like to say as Jack Jolly goes up over their heads for a jump shot " Oops, pardon me, Bill. After you! " Bill Telasky goes right by a Richmond defender. One sad note to add is that by winning only two of the four games played in the " Big Three " competition, Georqe Washington losej the beautiful trophy which has decorated the entrance of the Stu- dent Union the past year. This trophy is awarded to that member of the " Big Three (G.W., Georgetown, and Maryland) who com- piles the best record In games played against each other. Last year this trophy was awarded to G.W,, whose record against the other two was unblemished, but in the process of losing two games to Maryland this year, the Colonials virtually handed the trophy to the Terps. This season has been one of considerable stram on the egotistical prognosticators. After predicting a highly successful season for the Colonials they were given a rude shock by our loss to Man- hattan. Figuring that any team could have an off night, these opti- mistic sportsmen still stuck to their convictions, but by mid-season their predictions proved false, and they were forced to drop us from the list of top teams. As the record shows, we have gone through another successful season We had five good starters and a fairly strong bench. Even though we didn ' t make the N.C.A.A. Tournament, our team gave us plenty of thrills and action. Next year ' s prospects seem very bright. Returning from this year ' s varsity are Ardie Baker, Bob Goodwin, John Jolly, Ron Matalavaqe, Bill Telasky, Bob Sweeney, and Dick Younq. The men will probably be helped by Richard Carroll, Jerry Cooper, Ronnie Dearden, Ken Eriksson, Bill Giankakls, Robert Kean, Sam Knlsley, and Don Rhine — all up from J.V. team Joe Holup, 6‘ 6 " center and co-captain from SwoyersvlHe, Pennsylvania. Joe led the ball dub in almost every department. Among the many achievements this year was joining that very small and select group of players who have scored over 2,000 points in their college career. Against the University of Richmond, Jce set a new G.W, individual scoring record with 47 points, and less than two weeks la ' ef he amassed the total of 49 points aqainst Furman. Our All-American also led the nation in rebounds and in field goal accuracy. By the end of the season, Joe had compiled enough points Two hands for beginners like Freshman Bill Tela:ky — two hands and two points,, though. to become the sixth leading scorer in the history of organized col- legiate basketball. Besides his scoring ability, Joe was also one of the country ' s leading rebounders. Joe Holup graduates this June and writ be a valuable asset to the lucky professional team that signs him. George Klein, 5’ IQ guard from Far Rockaway, New York. George was the co-captain and defensive wizard of this year ' s squad, George ' s defensive ability always overshadowed his offensive po- tentiality, but when Georgetown University tripled teamed Joe Holup. George scored 24 points, which was the biq factor in de- feating the Hoyas. This feat was also impressive because it was George ' s last regular season game as a college player. Still another point that makes this feat remarkable was that Georqe had injured hjs ankle in a previous game and had only pa rticipa ted infrequent- ly in his East few games. George climaxed his college career at G.W r by making the All Southern Conference Team. RIGHT: Confucius say, ' Under basket, he who reaches highest scores most points " Joe Holup taps a GW shot in as he reaches far above everyone else. IlSHWGTO Picture of art All American [note the concentration!. Joe Holup tales aim from the outside. Sometimes you just can ' t win! — Especially with two men covering you. Joe Petcavltch gets hemmed in by Maryland and appears to have little chance of getting his shot off. Jay Manning. 6 4“ forward from Washington, D. C. Jay started this season in tremendous fashion, averaging about IS points in the first six games. As the season progressed, however, Jay " cooled off. " but towards the end of the year aqain perked up. His fins ball stealing and fast breaking in the Georgetown game and his outstanding play against W L in the Southern Conference playoffs were probably the highlights of Jay’s season. Joe Petcavich, 6 ' 5 " forward from Carbondale. Pennsylvania. Joe had another good season; he consistently scored in double figures, captured many rebounds, and in the early part of the season, led the country in shooting accuracy. Besides his fine layup and jump shot, Joe added a sweeping hook shot to his repertoire this year. Joe continually delighted the an$ in pre-game warmups with his colorful ' ' dunking, " Bill Telasly, 6 ' 2 " guard from Albany, New York, Coach Reinhart pulled one of the biggest surprises of the year when he started this talented freshman in the opening game, and Bill ' s fine playing has proven Reinhart ' s strategy sound. Ending the season with a better than 10 point average, BiM will be one of the standouts on next year ' s squad. John Jolly, 6 1 6 " forward from Rockport, Indiana, Big John had a very fine season, and he will be a big star on next year ' s team. Con- sistently improving throughout the season, John occasionally was inserted into the starting lineup, and gave a very good account of himself. Ardie Baker, S ' 10 " guard from Washington, D. C, Ardie was used this season as a playmaker and he did a very commendable job. Be- sides his playmaking ability, Ardle ' s speed will make him a valuable addition to next year ' s team. Ron Matalavage, 6’ 3 " forward from Luzerne, Pennsylvania. Grad- uating from the J.U.s in mid-season, Rons defensive ability prompted Coach Reinhart to start him in certain qannes. Having three more years to play, Ron should become a big star for G,W. It ' s all part of the game-“the foot, that is. Joe Petcavltch drives under the Tech basket for 2 points. Sitting: B. Koiorla, B. Silver, Captain, ft. Berryman. Standing: B. Alexander, L Jones, H. Niles, I. Tonelli, J, Cairns. CHEERLEADERS The University Cheerleaders are sponsored by the Of ' fjce of Men ' s Activities, This year ' s squad led the stu- dents in cheering at football and basketball games and at the pep rallies. Colonial Boosters helps the squad by passing out pompons and booster cards at the games. These all add up to more pep and school spirit amonq G,W.U. students. Tryouts are held each spring with two weeks of prep- aration and training before hand. The new squad is se- lected by a panel of judges chosen by the captain of the cheerleading squad. Its a lot of fun, but a lot of work for the cheerleaders, but through it all the students can count on them for a job well done. Four pert cheerleaders wait for their next cheering assignment jWK THE 1955 BASEBALL TEAM first row: D, Henshaw, J. Lugi, M. MeErvxe. R. Looney, J. Dorish. J. Pdperella, J. Satfer D. Cillento. J. Herres, 8. Offut O. Broctoff, W. fthinehearf, coach. Second row: J Schrieve, coach, H. Ledford, trainer, V. Conrad, G. D ' Ambrosio, S Bank, 8. Greene, J, Nedrow, $. Wallowae 8. Austin, R. Turner, B. Beard, J. Rosanio. Baseball last year with the Colonials was more or less a touch- and-go matter. Riddled with injuries to key men in the lineup, the Buff nevertheless did themselves and their coach, Bill Rinehart,, justice. With Roger Turner leading the wav on the mound, the Colonials ' squad finished second in the Southern Conference with a record and an overail season slate of f2 wins and 6 losses. Sup- porting Turner ' s fine hurling performances were Ray Looney a, first base who made the All-Southern Conference team, " Skinny " Saffer, who did a superb fob behind the plate besides filling In at many other positions when needed ' Bob Rossani and Joe DiAnribr- sio tn the outfield: and Jerrv Paperella a f shortstop who sparked the Infield with his fine fielding and hitting. The Colonials ' season record was no indication of the calibre of their team. Despite Injuries all through the year, Coach Rhlnehar 1 did a terrific fob of juggling his lineup In a fashion similar to Casey Stengel ' s New York Yankees. Even though Rhinehart didn ' t have quite the same success as Stengel had, he did manage to give the Buff a good season and at no time during the year were the Colonials found to be without hustle and spirit. Withal, the Colo- nials were in the Southern Conference race to the end, only losing out In the next to the ast contest. Give and take a bit most observers of the GW team in 1956 would have to agree that If was a team to be proud of in many ways. Next year the Colonials expect bigger and better Ihings in the way of a winning season. Several of the brighter stars for this year ' s squad will be returning along with several new prospects. BASEBALL " He who hesitates is lost. " A hesitated throw to the plate by a Maryland Infielder (not shown) arrives too late to stop a GW score. 188 SAILING After a fabulous record in 1954, the Colonials sailing team under the expert coaching of George Collins found that the old adage of ' Tornorrow is another day " meant ' Tomorrow is a better day in their case. Starting off in the " Beer Cup " Regatta at Princeton, the Colo nials found the Tigers, stiff competition for their oarsmen as they sailed to a second-place finish on a chilly March 27 day. In a ‘Hexagonal’ meet with the Georgetown, Lehigh, Maryland, Princeton, and the University of Virginia, the Colonials once again found the competition not too tough as they walked away With their first victory in a very tight race. With these two fine showings under their belt, the Buff " sailors " ran through an extremely tough schedule which included meets with such teams as Georgetown, Navy, Maryland, Haverford. the Middle Atlantic Championship finals, and the Spring I nvitationai with New England and M : dwest entries, in fine fashion. Even better prospects for next year seem to be 3n the limelight as several of the Colonial oarsmen will be returning. With Coach Collins once again at the helm, sailing at GW should continue to be one of the brighter aspects of the Colonials ' undertaf mgs. Any way you loot at it. the 1955 sailing team was one of the finest squads GW has had in a lonq time and certainly followed in the footsteps of last year ' s successful team, At Home on Land or Sea! " Quoth the Ancient Mariner: Sailors All by Heart! " Firs! row: P. O ' Cortnel, M, Jolley, p. Farnel. Second row: $. Morrison, ft. Davies, G. Collins, J. Wells, P. Sionoccous. " Ug, he re ‘s mud in your eye, " " Football, football, who ' s got the football? " It went the other way, boys. SPORT HIGHLIGHTS O F T H E YEAR " The long throw gets him, " GOLF Splitting even In twelve matches the Colonial golfers showed a fine brand of play all year long and finally finished in fourth place in the Southern Conference Tourney which was won by Washington and Lee whom GW had beaten earlier. With Coach George Differtbaugh at the helm, the Colonials sparked by Larry Spellman ) Jim Clark (who placed third in individual play in the Southern Conference Tourney], Hubert Huff and Irv Salamy. beat the likes of VMI, W and L, Western Maryl and, Virginia and Mary- land, However, the Colonial golfers were better than their S00% rec- ord seems to show. Several close matches went against the Buff and at times hard luck spelled defeat where victory seemed as- sured. Many observers feel that last year s squad had more poten- tial than many in some time but really never quite reached their peak. Next season, only Buddy Watwood and Jack Vaile will be lost, the top four men this year returning. This should give the Colonials a fine start In building a real winner. You should see them on the tee! G. Diffenba ugh, L. Spellman, W. Renick, I, Salamy. X Peake, B, Watwood, V, Bartlett. Off the court, they ' re gentlemen, too! First Row; H. Rappaport, J. Augustine. Second Row; W. Schneves, N. Walsh, X Terr, S- Leibewitz. TENNIS The Colonials ' tennis squad last year had more of their team on the sick list on the court. With Bill Steiner, Ken Garrison, and Herb Rappeport either ill or on the sick list, the Buff fielded a team that usually never was at full strength. Even so. Coach Bill Schrleve still managed to juggle his lineup enough to win six and lose seven. In Southern Conference play, the Buff came out in ninth place, winning four and losing two. With the sterlinq play of Steiner, Garrison, and Rappeport lead- ing the way, the Colonials found the likes o f West Virqinia, Wil- liam and Mary, and other conference teams not too tough as they went through their year. Bill Wilson, Mickey Boteler and Bill Rus- sel rounded out the squad and all played steady tennis. Rappeport, Boteleler and Russel will be back next season to qive GW a superb nucleus for a fine team. Despite Injuries, the Colonials played excellent tennis all year, especially Rappeport, Garrison, and Steiner when they were avail- 191 Why you old so and so — take a poke at me, will you? Really they ' re the best of friends outside of the intramural basing ring. " Cuddle up a little closer, won ' t you huh? " Warren Daniclc of Phi Alpha cuddles up to a touchdown pass against the Defts instead. VINCENT J, DeANGELlS Director of Men ' s Intramurals The object of intramural sports Is to provide a program of activi- ties that will meet the nature, needs, and capacities of the students of George Washington University. Under the capable direction of Prof. Vincent J. DeAngelEs, an intensive intramural athletic program was presented to George Washington U. Aiding Mr. DeAngelis were student assistants, Ellen Raley, Morris ( " Monk 1 " Moose " } Casper, and Cecil Charles. A breakdown of events included touch football, basketball, swim- ming, boxing, softball, and track as the major sports. Bowling, foul shooting, wrestling, badminton, volleyball, table tennis, golf, ano tennis constituted the minor sports. Trophies were given to the winning team in each sport, and to the outstanding men participating In the various Individual events. Three major awards were presented by the intramural department. The Ail-University Team Achievement Award, conducted on a point basis for successful competition went to Phi Alpha. The All-Uni versify Individual Participation Award, won by John Harrison of Sigma Nu, was given to the individual accumulating the highest number of total points in competition The Sportsmanship Award, based on team participation, spectator pa rticlpation and sports menship, was presented to Pi Kappa Alpha, The Intramural Department would like to extend its thanks and appreciation to the members of the Physical Education staff, to the student representatives of the organizations (who participated in the program throughout the year], whose generous cooperation helped make the Intramural Program a success. 192 ' Go wesf young man, go west” A Deft back tries his own right end instead, as Standley Smith and Paul Garner, Pht Alpha, move in to stop him. " Off we go into the wifd blue yonder ' 1 Men ' s Intramural basketball finds many strange antics, especially the game is close and a basket hangs in the balance. I 1 I „ An intramural basketball player takes off for a possible two points. It hurts me more than it hurts you! Intramural boxing catches the spotlight. WOMEN ' S IN The department of physical education for women spon- sors a wide variety of sports for women. Activities such as basketball bowling, badminton, canoeing, field hockey, ice skating, riding, riflery, softball, tennis and volleyball are an integral part of student life. Badminton and basketball take place In the university gym during the winter months. Life saving and swim- ming, including synchronized swimming, are taught at the TRAMURALS YWCA pool Chartered buses take the girls to Haines Point in the fall and spring where they engage in the outdoor sports. Facilities for ice skating, riding and bowl- ing are found nearby; the rifle range is located on the campus. Basketball, hockey, riflery and tennis are extramural as well, with games and matches played with other schools in the surrounding area. The sports season is culminated Hold it, girls! Your lipstick ' s smeared! Playing hockey on the ellipse is no time, however, for looking neat Ooooh! What a way to lose 10 pounds. Helen Niles and Pat Stanner work out on the badminton court. Note the fingertips! Intramural basketball adds grace to beauty. T Look Ma, four hands! Maio Owen takes her first crack on the ice —with a helping hand, of course. with a Sports ' Award Buffet Supper at Lisner Lounge in honor of sports participants and award winners. Major and minor letters are awarded and outstanding advanced and beginning players are selected in each sport. The most coveted award presented is " The Sports ' Girl of the Year. " Several well-known sports ' personalities such as Mary Hardwick, English tennis star, and Anne Delano, All- American hockey and lacrosse player, conduct spoHs ' clinics for the benefit of high school as well as George Washington University women students. | r 2, 3, putt! Ye Sods! It ' s tougher than landing a man. 4 1 1 v . vyy f 4 • f . T f ■ j ♦ - ' ■ ■ . ■■■■ . Jt L Whatever goes up must come down! A young miss gets set to serve. The water s wet, too! Six lovely nymphs demonstrate their water wings. SENIORS M B I I A N O R S First Row: • WADE ALGEE, Washington, D„C,; B.A, Mathematics; Sigma Phi Epsilon, PHYLLIS J. ALLEN, Washington, D.C.; B.A. Sociology; Chi Omega; Modern Dance; Lester F, Ward Society. • LUCILLE ALBERTA ANSTINE, York, Penn.; B.S, Chemistry; Kappa Delta, Rush Chairman; Alpha Lambda Delta; Tassels; lota Sigma Pi, President; Mortar Board; Who ' s Who Among Students in American Colleges and Universities; Glee Club; Panhellenic Council; Westminster Foun- dation. Second Row: GAYLA APRIL, Washington, D.C.; B A. English Literature; Alpha Theta Nu; Tassels; Dance Production, HUDA BAKR, Bagdad, Iraq; B,A, English Literature; International Student Society; International Relations Club; French Club. • LEE BASKIN, Washington, DC.; B,A. Psychology; Hltlel; Varsity Tennis. Third Row: WALTER LAWRENCE BAUMANN, Washington, DC,; B,A. Eco- nomics; Phi Eta Sigma, Secretary; Pershing Rifles; The Arnold So- ciety; Alpha Theta Nu; Old Men; Who ' s Who Among Students in American Colleges and Universities; Infra murals, CARLYN BETTY BECKMAN, Washington, D.C.; B A. Art, • JOSEPH HUXLEY BELL, 111, Alexandria, Va.; 8, A. English Literature; Pi Lambda Phi; Trans- fer from College of William and Mary. Fourth Row: RUTH ENA BERRYMAN, Washington, D, C,; B.A, Journalism; Pi Beta Phi; Cheerleader; Dance Production; W.A.A. Treasurer; Aquassa, Vice-President; Troubadours; Intramurals; AFROTC Sponsor; Home- coming Queen Finalist; Moonlight Girl of Phi Sigma Kappa; Rag Doll Queen, ANNE SEEL BiKLE, Alexandria, Va,; V.A, Journalism; Alpha Lambda Delta; Tassels; Alpha Theta Nu; " Hatchet. " • LAURA MERCEDES BOYER, Washington, D.C.; B.A. Religion; Zeta Tau Al- pha; Alpha Lambda Del ta; Glee Club; Big Sis; Canterbury Club; Women ' s Coordinating Board. Fifth Row: • PATRICIA BURKE Norfolk, Va,; B.A. Art; Alpha Delta Pi; " Hatchet. " • ROBERT WENDELL CANTRELL, Neosho, Missouri; fi,S. Pre-Med; Sigma Nu, President. • GEORGE E. CHEWN I NG„ Pensacola. Florida; B.A. History. Sixth Row: • ELIZABETH HOPE CLIFTON, Washington, DC.; B.A, Art; Art Club; Rifle Club; Bg Sis, • EDWARD H, OARCEY, Arlington, Va,; B.A Geography; PI Kappa Alpha, ELIZABETH ANNE DAY, Sil- ver Spring, Md.; B.A. Art; Zeta Tau Alpha, SENIORS COLUMBIAN COLLEGE First Row: ELIZABETH SCOn de FORD, Burlington, North Carolina; B.S. Zoology; Alpha Delta Pi, Secretary; Aquassa, ALBERT L, DE PAUL, Hyattsville, Md.; B.A. Journalism; Kappa Sigma. • LINDA WOODRUFF DRAPER, Alexandria, Va. ; B.A. Art; Chi Omega, Second Row: FLORENCE WRIGHT DUNN. Washington, D.C.; B A. Political Science. ADRIENNE CLARE EAST, Arlington, Va,;; B.A. Psychol- ogy; Zeta Tau Alpha. SADIE E. EDMONDS, Wythevilk, Va.; B.A Soc : clogy. Third Row: QUIEN SAMUEL ELSON, Arlington, Va.; B.A. History; Newman Club. • DIANE ENGELMAN EPSTEIN, Washington, D.C.; B.A. Speech Correction; Sigma Alpha E+a, Secretary; Future Teachers of America; Student Enrollment Committee, Co-Chairman. • PA- TRICIA SHREVF EVANS, Chevy Chase, Md.; B.A. English Literature; Kappa Alpha Theta, Recording Secretary; Kappa Sigma Star Dust Queen. Fourth Row: ERMA FLORES, Elendale, Kansas; B.A. Political Science; Zeta Tau Alpha; Newman Club; Speech Club; Religious Council. DAN- IEL TOBIAS FRANKLIN, Washington. DC.; B.A. Political Science; Hillel, JOYCE LOUISE FREEDMAN, Washington, D, C.; B.A American Thought and Civiliidtion; Hillel; Dance Production; Uni- versify Players. Fifth Row: NEIL LEONARD FUHRER, Brooklyn, New York; B.A, Psychology; Tau Epsilon Phi; Old Men; Band; Hillel; Intramurals. ANDREW JOHN GABOR, Washington, D.C,; B.S. Zoology; Sigma Chi; Fencing Club; Intramurals. SYLVIA RUTH GARVIN. Washington, D.C; B A. American Thought and Civilization. Sixth Row: • HERBERT JOSEPH GlLDENHORN, Washington, D C,; B.A. So- ciology; Phi Alpha, Social Chairman; Lester F. Ward Society, Treas- urer; Alpha Kappa Delta; Intramural ROBERT STANLEY GOOD- MAN, Washington, D.C.; B.S, Physics, • CAROLINE BRANDON GREENE, Alexandria, Va,; B.A. Sociology; Chi Omega; Big Sis; Band; Majorette; Dance Production. SENIORS COLUMBIAN COLLEGE First Row: FRANCES MARBLE HAINES, Chevy Chase, Md.; BA. French Literature; Alpha Lambda Delta; Tassels; French Club; International Students Society, Secretary; Spanish Club. • SUSAN HARPER, Washington, D.C.; ft. A, American Thought and Civilisation Chi Omega. Vice-President; Mortar Board; Alpha Theta Nu; Big Sis. President; Tassels; Delphi, ■ W ' LLlAM RISQUE HARPER, Midway, Kentucky; B.A. Public Relations; Sigma Nu; Intramurals. Second Row: JO ANN HENRY, Washington, D.C.; B.A. Sociology; Alpha Lambda Delta; Dance Production. BARBARA FITCH HUBBARD, Alexandria, Va.; B.A, Religion; Kappa Kappa Gamma. • HARRIETT LEE HUM- PHREY, Arlington, Va.; B.A. Sociology; Kappa Kappa Gamma; Varsity Basketball; Aquassa; Lester F. Ward Society. Third Row: CAROLINE JERNIGAN. Washington, D.C.; B.A. Sociology; Alpha Delta Pi; Delphi; Messiah Chorus, • BARBARA S. JOHNSON, Arlington, Va,; B.A. Psychology; Delta Gamma, Social Chairman; Big Sis; AFRQTC Sponsor, • PATRICIA ANNE JOHNSON, Arling- ton, Va.; B.A. Psychology; Delta Gamma; AFROTC Sponsor; Big Sis; Delphi, Fourth Row; • MICHAEL THOMAS KA5TANEK, Silver Spring, Md ; B A, Eco- nomics; Phi Sigma Kappa, Corresponding Secretary; Newman Club, • CONSTANCE ANNE KILLY, Washington, DC. B.A. American Thought and Civilisation; CM Omega, Social Chairman; Newman Club; Big Sis; " Hatchet, 1 ' Senior Staff. SAMUEL JAY KEY5ER. Washington, D.C.; B.A. English Literature; Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Eta Sigma, Alpha Theta Nu, Omicron Delta Kappa; Perth Mg Rifles; Alpha Phi Omega, Fifth Row; • ROMA DIANE KNEE, Takoma Park, Md.; B A. Psychology; Sigma Kappa, President; Dorm Council; Tassels. • FRANCES ANN KOS- SOW, Washington, D.C.; B,S. Psychology; Transferred from Wellesley College, Wellesley, Massachusetts. • JUDITH LANE, Annapolis, Md.; English Literature; Pi Beta Phi. Sixth Row; ANINA TOBA LEVIN. Washington, D C ; B.A. Political Science; Delta Sigma Rho; Alpha Theta Nu; Big Sis; International Relations Club; Enosinian Debate Society, President. • LINDA McKAY LEARNARD, Washington, D.C.; B.A. Sociology; Pi Beta Phi; Alpha Kappa Delta. Secretary Treasurec; Lester F. Ward Society, Secretary; Big Sis. • JOAN ELLEN LIEF, Washington, D.C.; B.A, American Thought and Civilisation; Dance Production; " Hatchet. 11 SENIORS COLUMBIAN COLLEGE First Row: • EVELYN R. U HTMAN, Montreal. Canada; BA. American Though: and Givitiiation; Spanish Club. President; Hillel, Secretary. JACK CHRISTOPHER LOADMAN, Washington, DC.; B A. Re- ligion. SUSAN CHAFFIN MANZANO. Chevy Chase, Md.; B. A. American Though! ' and Civiliiation; Chi Omega, Rush Chairman; Spanish Club; Big Sis. Second Row: LINDA M, MARMELSTEIN, Washington, DC.; B A Ad. JOHN THOMAS McLAUGHLIN, Meriden, Conn,; BA. Psychology; Tau Kappa Epsilon; Newman Club; Messiah Chorus . NORMAN LOW- ELL MERKLER, Tobyhanna, Penn.; B.A. Psychology; Tau Epsilon Phi; Hrllel; Old Men; Intramurals. Third Row; GEORGIAN A K. MERRIAM, Washington, DC.; B.A. Art; Home Economics Club; Dramatics Club; Art Club. SANFORD MARVIN M ILLEft, Hillside, New Jersey; B-5. Mathematics; Alpha EpsMon Pi; Band; Hlllel; Intramurals. • SARA JANE MILLER. Brooklyn, New York; B.A. Journalism; Pi Beta Phi; Who ' s Who Among Stu- dents In American Colleges and Universities ; Modern Dance; Big Sis; Student Council. Publicity Director; " Hatchet ' Messiah Chorus, Fourth Row: HETTY LEE MITCHELL, Martinsville, New Jersey; B.A. Art; Dance Production, Student Manager. • MARGARET MONCRIEF, St. Joseph, Mo.; B.A. Political Science; Alpha Delta Pi; International Relations Club. ■ BOBBIE RUTH MOORE. Washington, DC; B.A English Literature; Chi Omega; Delphi; Who ' s Who Among Students in American Colleges and Universities; Flying Sponsors, President; Troubadours; Student Council, Program Director; Cheerleaders, Cap- tain. Fifth Row. JUDITH M. MORSE, Washington, D.C.; B.A. Art; Kappa Kappa Gamma; University Players, KYRA BARBARA MOSEL, Alexandria, Ya.; B.A. Psychology; Chi Omega, President; Alpha Theta Nu; Tassels; Flying Sponsors; Big SEs, Publicity Chairman; CHERRY TREE, Quota- tions Editor, CLOTILDA F, MOSESSO, Washington, DC.; B.A. Art; Delta Zeta. Vice-Pres dent; Delphi; Art Club, Pres’dent; New- man Club. Sixth Row; ANN T. MURAYAMA, Lahaina, Maui, Hawaii; B.A. American Thought and Civilisation; Alpha Theta Nu; Tassels, Membership Secretary; “ Hatchet. " SANDRA LEE MYERS, Durham, North Car- olina; B.A, History; Kappa Delta; Tassels, Who“s Who Among Students in American Colleges and Universities; Big Sis; Dorm Council, Pres- ident. MARGARET JANE NICHOLS, Westfield, New Jersey; B.A. Spanish Literature; Pi Beta Phi, Recording Secretary; Delphi; Tassels; Mortar Board; Pi Delta Epsilon; CHERRY TREE. Editor; Big Sis; Cheer- leader; Who ' s Who Among Students in American Colleges and Uni varsities. SENIORS COLUMBIAN COLLEGE First Row: • ROBERT B. N ICODEMUS, Takoma Park, Md.; B.S Biology; Delta Tan Delta; Intramurals. • NITA FAY NOWLIN, Washington, D C. ; B,A. Sociology; Phi Beta Phi, Corresponding Secretary; Delphi. So- cial Chairman; CHERRY TREE, Individual Pictures Editor; Lester F. Ward Society, President. • JANE MALSEED O ' BRIEN, Merlon Sta- ll on, Penn.; B.A, Art; Newman Club; Art Club, President; Messiah Chorus; International Relations Club; International Students Club; Modern Dance. Second Row: • PATRICIA O ' CONNELL, Bethesda, Md.; B.A. English Literature; Delta Gamma; Sailing Club, Vice Commodore; Fencing Club; Flying Sponsors; Big Sis; Canterbury Club. PATRICIA A, R. O ' NEIL, Silver Spring, Md.; B.S. Mathematics; G.W, Players; Modern Dance. MAYA PAABG. Washington, D C.; B.S. Chemistry; lota S gma Pi. Third Row: PRISCILLA TAYLOR PALMER, Bethesda, Md.; B.A, Political Sci- ence; Kappa Alpha Theta, Rush Chairman; Modern Dance; Campus Combo Committee, Secretary. JUDITH LORRAINE PERKINS, Lock port. New York; B.A. Sociology; Alpha Delta Pi r Chaplain; CHERRY TREE CAROL LANDIS PICTQN, Kensington, Md.; B A. Journalism: Kappa Kappa Gamma, Mortar Board; Delphi; Alpha Lambda Delta, President; Who ' s Who Among Students in American Colleges and Umversrnes; Student Council, Junior College Repr - tentative ; Homecoming, Co-Chairman; Colonial Cruise, Co-Chairman, Fourth Row: WENDA D. REISKIN, Washington, D C.; 8. A. Art Appreciation, MARY CHARLES REYNOLDS, Washington, D.C.; B.A. French Literature; Newman Club; French Club. • SALLY ANNE RICCI, Washington, DC.; B.A, Speech Correction; Phi Beta Phi, Correspond- ing Secretary; Sigma Aloha Eta, President; Student Council, Pro- gram Chairman; Who ' s Who Among Students in American Colleger and Universities; Intramurals; Troubadours; Glee Club. Fifth Row: HOWARD RICHARD ROBERTS, Jamestown, New York; B.$, Stas- iks; Acacia, President; Gate and Key Society, President; " Who ' s Who Among Students in American Colleges and Universities; Intra- murals. Interfraternity Council, President, ROBERT HEINRICH RUSES, RiverdaEe. Md.; B.A, Political Science; Lettonifa Latvian Stu- dent Fraternity; German Club; Intramurals. IRENE MELITTA SCHULER, Alexandria, Va,; B.A, German; Delta Zeta, Delphi; Ger- man Club; Lutheran Club. Sixth Row: DONALD HENRY SEBADE, Valley Stream, New York; B.A. Polit- ical Science; Phi Sigma Kappa, EARLENE 5EBAUGH. Wichita, Kansas; B.A r Economics; Alpha Delta Pi; International Relations Club, LILA SARA SHAPIRO. Arlington, Va,; B.A. Sociology; Hill-el; Les- 1c F. Ward Society. SENIORS COLUMBIAN COLLEGE Firs Row: • ANTHONY PIERCE SHUPE, Montclair, New Jersey; B A. Prelaw; Sigma No, President; Who ' s Who Among Students in American Colleges and Universities; Delta Phi Epsilon, Vice-President; Sjla Men; S+ucenf Council, Advocate; Intramural ; Homecoming, Co Chairman. ELIZABETH BOOTH SILVER, Arlington, Va. ; B.A, His- tory; Pi Beta Phi, Vice-President; Delphi; Tassels; Who ' s Who Among Students in American Colleges and Universities; Big Sis; Student Council, Publicity Director; Cheerleader, Captain; CHERRY TREE, Photo Editor. LARRY BERNARD SILVER, Washington, D C ; B.S. Zoology; Tau Epsilon Phi. Second Row: RICHARD JOSEPH SINCOPE, Washington. DC.; B.A. Political Science; Alpha Theta Nu, President; Who ' s Who Among Students in American Colleges and Universities; Omicron Delta Kappa; Stu- dent Council, M em be r-aS Large; Hiilel; Old Men, Vice-President; Hatchet, 1 ' Senior Staff MARILYN LEANNE STAGNER. Beibesda, Md-: B.S. Zooloqy; Pi Beta Phi; Dance Production; Bg Sis. • MAEVE FREDRICA STERLING, Washington. D.C,; Dance Production. Third Row; • BARABARA LYNN STUART, Laurel, Md.; B A. Journalism; Chi Omega; Alpha Lambda Delta; Pi Delta Epsilon; Alpha Theta No. Mortar Board; Who r s Who Among Students in American Colleges and Universities; Student Council, Freshman Director. BOB LEE STURM. Muskogee, Oklahoma; B.A. Sociology; Who ' s Who Among Students in American Colleges and Universities; Lettermans ' Club; Varsity Football, Co-Captain; Welling Hall, President; Inframurals; Spring Outing. Recreation Chairman; Student Christian Fellowship. PA- TRICIA ANNE TAYLOR, Chevy Chase, Md,; B.A. American Though and Civiliiation; Delta Gamma. Corresponding Secretary; Big Sis; Glee Club; Canterbury Club, Fourth Row: DONALD JOSEPH TUBRIDY, Bronx, New York; B.A, Political Sci- ence; Delta Tau Delta. NANCY E. TYSON, Washington, D C,: B A. English Literature DAVID ALLAN URICH, HyattsviMe, Md ; C.A. Psychology; Alpha Theta Nu; Student Christian Fellowship, President; Baptist Student Un’on, Vice-President. Fifth Row: ROBERT M. VAN HORN, Sedalia. Mo,; B.A. History; Sigma Nu; Enosinian Debate Society. RICHARD MALCOLM WALKER, Alex- andria, Va,; B.A. History; Newman Club. ROSA DAHL WIENER, Washington. D.C,; B.A. History; Phi Sigma Sigma. President; Mortar Board, Historian; Delphi, Secretary; Tassels, Treasurer; Who ' s Who Among Students in American Colleges and Universities; Student Council, Columbian College Representative; HilleL Social Chairman; Dance Production. Sixth Row: • PAULA WILLIAMS, Washington, D. C. ; PI Beta Phi; Aipha Kappa Delta, President; PI Delta Alpha; Lester F. Ward Society; CHERrtf TREE, Associate Editor, DIANE COR1NNE WILSON, San Diego, California; B.A, Psychology; Alpha Theta Nu; Modern Dance; Fencing Club GILDA JOYCE WINEGARD, Washington, D C.; B.A, So- ciology; Zeta Tau Alpha, President; Tassels, Secretary; Delphi, Presi- dent; Big Sis. Corresponding Secretary; Alpha Kappa Delta. HER- BERT MAURICE WOLF, Washington, D.C.; B-A. Speech Correction; Phi Alpha. SENIORS SCHOOL OF EDUCATION First Row; • JOSEPH H. ALLEN, JR ., Washington, DC; 8,A. Secondary Edu- cation; Delta Tau Delta, Vice-President; Who ' s Who Among Students in American Colleges and Universities; Future Teachers of America; Intramurals; CHERRY TREE, Advertisement Chairman; Inter-Frater- nity Council, Vice-President, VERA ANN ALLEN, Port Angeles, Washington; B.A. Elementary Education; University of Washington; Kappa Alpha Theta, President; Who ' s Who Among Students in American Colleges and Universities; Big Sis, Secretary-Treasurer; Panhellenlc Council, Rush Supply Chairman. LEONARD FRANCIS CIEMNICKI, Elizabeth, New Jersey; B S. Fhysical Education; Letter- men ' s Club; Varsity Football, Varsity Track. Second Row: MARY JOAN DAHLSTEDT, Washington, D.C.; B.A, Elementary Education; Zeta Tau Alpha; Newman Club, President. MARYAMNA FIELDS, Alexandria, Va.; B.A. Elementary Education. • RICHARD PORTER GIESLER, Brackenridge, Penn.; BS, Physical Education; Sigma Chi, Consul; Who ' s Who Among Students in American Col- leges and Universities.; Lettermen ' s Club; Old Men; Winter Weekend, Co-Chairman; Intramurals, Interfraternity Council, Social Chairman; All University Follies, — Third Row: MARILYN GLASER, Alexandria, Va,; B.A, Elementary Education; Future Teachers of America; Hillel, Treasurer; Tassels; Alpha Theta hlu. JUNE GOLDSTEIN, Washington, D C.; B S. Physical Educa- tion; W.A.A.; Varsity Hockey; Varsity Basketball; Intramurals; Phys- ical Education Council, President. ROBERT ALAN GRAY. JR., Erie, Penn,; B.A. Secondary Education; Phi Sigma Kappa, Inductor; Gate and Key Society, Vice-President; Who ' s Who Among College Stu- dents in American Colleges and Universities; Interfraternity Council; Intramural; Fashion Show Co-Chairman; Publicity Director, Home- coming; Rel igton-in-Life Week, Publicity Chairman. Fourth Row; • HELEN JEAN H ARVEYCUTTER, Silver Spring, Md.; B.A. Elemen- tary Education; Kappa Kappa Gamma; Canterbury Club; Big Sis; Future Teachers of America. LORNA SYBIL HERZOG, Washington, D.C. B.A. Elementary Education; Modern Dance; Hillel; future Teachers of America. JOE KING, Phenix City, Ala.; .A T Secondary Education; Phi Sigma Kappa, Treasurer; Future Teachers of America; Student Council School of Education Representative ; Intramurals; Student Enrollment Committee, Co-Chairman. Fifth Row: FRANK W. KOVACS, Elisabeth, New Jersey; B.S. Physical Educa- tion; Sigma Chi; Varsity Baseball; Intramural ; AFROTC. • GEORGE JOHN KLEIN. Arlington, Va.; B.A. Elementary Education; Phi Sigma Kappa; Newman Club; Future Teachers of America; Varsity Basket- ball; Intramurals. • HARRY PATRICK KGBER, Washington, DC.; B.S, Physical Education; Sigma Chi; Lettermen ' s Club; Physical Edu- cation Majors ' Club; Varsity Football, Co-Captain; Intramurals; AH Scholastic All Southern Conference l?54. SENIORS SCHOOL OF EDUCATION First Row; JOANN LEVINSON, Washington, DC - B A. Elementary Educa- tion; Future Teachers of America; Hills!; W,A.A,; Homecoming. • WARY ELLEN LUKENS, Arlington, Va,; B.S, Physical Education; Pi Beta Phi; Hotkey Club; Rifle Club; Big Sis; W.A.A.; Varsity Hockey, Varsity Swimming; Intramural ; CHERRY TREE; Modern Dance. CHISOLM CLIFFORD McAYOY, Washington, D C.; B S. Physical Education; Sigma Chi, Consul; Sate and Key Society; Intra- murals, Assistant; " Hatchet 1 Sports Staff; Spring Weekend. Second Row: MARY ELLEN METZEL, Washington, D,C,; B,A, Secondary Educa- tion; Kappa Alpha Theta, Vice-President; Delphi; Glee Club; Trou- badours; Big Sis, Social Chairman. • NORMA MARCIA MORDFIN, Mount Ranier, Md.; B.A, Secondary Education; Hillel. ELEANOR MARGARET READY. Ossining, New York; B.A. Elementary Educa- tion; Who ' s Who Among Students in American Colleges and Univer- sities; Sigma Kappa, Vice-President; Big Sis; Delphi; Panhellenic Council, President; Junior Panhellenic Council, President; Dorm Council, Third Row: « JOHN FRANKLIN SAFFER, Falls Church, Va.; B.S. Physical Edu- cation; Sigma Alpha Epsilon; Varsity Baseball; Varsity Football; In- tea mu rate. JOHN A. TODD, Washington, D.C.; B-5, Physical Educa- tion; Tau Kappa Epsilon, Intramurals. ■ ARNOLD JAY TRANEN, Washington, D.C.; B.S. Physical Education; Phi Alpha; Lettermen ' s Club; Varsity Football, Intramurals. Fourth Row; SUSAN LEE WALDRON, Greenlawn, New York; B-A. Elementary Education; Sigma Kappa, Vice-President; Canterbury Club. STAN- LEY WAIOWAC, Washington, D,C.; B.S. Physical Education; Varsity Baseball, • HERBERT WITHERS WARE, Arlington, Va.; B.A, Sec- ondary Education; Sigma Nu; Future Teachers of America; Old Men; Student Enrollment Committee . Fifth Row: • WILLIAM MILTON WEAVER, Mount Ranier, Md.; B.S. Physical Education; Sigma Alpha Epsilon; Varsity Football, BARBARA ELAINE WOL1N, Silver Spring, Md,; B.A. Elementary Education; Tassels; Mortar Board, Vice-President; Who ' s Who Among College Students in American Colleges and Universities; Future Teachers of America; Dance Production; Big Sh, Vica-Pres r dent; Hillel, Vice President; Alpha Theta Nu, Vice-President; Fashion Show, Chairman. First Row: • ALBERT CONNER ALLEN, Four Oaks, North Carolina; B.A. Busi- ness Administration. • GERALD ARONSON, Washington, D.C.; B.A- Acccunting; Phi Alpha; HifleL • LeROY H, BARNARD, JR. , Wash’ ington, D. C,; Who ' s Who Among Students in American Colleges and Universities; Sigma Nu, Treasurer; Student Council, President. Second Row: • CHARLES ERDEN BECHTEL, East Berlin, Penn.; B A. Foreign Af- fairs; Phi Sigma Kappa; International Relations Club; Transfer from Elizabethtown College, Elizabethtown, Penn. • MARY LOUISE BISH- OP, Washington, D.C.; B.A. Foreign Affairs; Alpha Delta PI, presi- dent; Delphi; Who ' s Who Among Students in American Colleges and Universities; Newman Club, Secretary; Big $is; InteFnationai Rela- tion: Club, Corresponding Secretary; University Flayers; Student En- rollment Committee; " Hatchet, " Board of Directors. • JOHN FRANKLIN BOWEN, Arlington, Va.; B.A, Business Administration; PI Kappa Alpha; Alpha Kappa Psi; Old Men. Third Row; FRANK DAVID BROWN, Carey, Ohio; B A. Foreign Affairs; Kappa Alpha Order; Lutheran Club; 1 nternational Relations Club. WIL- LIAM BRIGHAM BROWN, III, Washington, D C.; B A. Business Ad- ministration; Pi Kappa Alpha, Treasurer; Alpha Kappa Psi. CAR- MEL M, CASSIDY, Washington, D.C.; B.A. Foreign Affairs; Zeta Tau Alpha, President, Alpha Lambda Delta, Secretary; Tassels; CHERRY TREE; Dorm Council; Big Sis, Fourth Row: • ANGELO NICHOLAS CASTANZA. Alexandria, Va.; B A. Susness Administration. • NORMAN COHEN, Washington, D, C,; 8. A. Busi- ness Administration; Alpha Epsilon Pi, President; Student Council, Vice-President; CHERRY TREE, Business Manager; Gate and Key Society, Treasurer; Hillel; Interfrafernity Council; Pi Delta Epsilon; Who ' s Who Among Students in American Colleges and Universities. JOHN DAVENPORT CREHORE, III, Washington, D C.; B.A Busi- ness Administration; Theta Delta Chi, President; Gate and Key So- ciety; interfraternity Council, President; Canterbury Club; Dance Pro- duction; Campus Combo; Old Men; Society for the Advancement of Management; Student Life Committee. Fifth Row; • GEORGE DANCU. Sharon, Penn.; 6, A. Business Administration; Sigma Chi; Old Men; Varsity Football; Intramurals. LOUIS JOHN DONOFRIO, West Orange, New Jersey; B.A. Business Administra- tion; Sigma Chi; Varsity Football; Intramurals; Lettermen ' s Club; Welling Half, Secretary-Treasurer. • JOAN H. DREW. La Paz, Bo- livia; B.A. Foreign Affairs; Kappa Kappa Gamma; Pi Delta Epsilon; Freshman Handbook; All-U Follies; " Hatchet, " Sixth Row: JOHN E, DUNCAN, Washington, D C.; Delta Tau Delta; Alpha Theta Nu; International Relations Club; Intramurals. • VELLQ EDERMA, Baltimore, Md.; B.A, Foreign Affairs; Eesti Ullcpilaste Selts (Estonian Student Fraternity); international Relations Club; Intramurals. IRWIN PAUL EOLAVITCH, Washington, D,C ; B.A Business Administration; Alpha Epsilon Pi. S E N I O R S SCHOOL OF GOVERNMENT First Row: JAMES HlLBURN FERGUSON, Arlington, Ya,; B.A. Bu siness Ad- ministration; Sigma Chi; Intramurals. THELMA BRANDON FOR- REST, Bethesda, Maryland; Kappa Kappa Gamma; International Re- lations Club; Transfer from Sweet Briar College. • JACK M. GANTZ, Washington. D.C.; B.A. Accounting. Second Row: RICHARD JOSEPH GASPARI, Hershey, Penn.; B.A. Business Ad- ministration; Sigma Chi, Vice-Presfdetnt; Gate and Key Society; Old Men; Yarsify Football, Co-Captain; I ntra murals. • FREDERICK EASTON GILLUM, Arlington, Y a , ; 8. A. Business Administration; Al- pha Kappa Psi. • DOROTHEA MAE GRASHAM, Stockton, Califor- nia; B A. Foreign Affairs; Alpha Delta Pi; Sailing Club; Messiah Chorus. Third Row: • LUDLOW L. GRINER, Arlington, Ya,; B.A. Business Administra- tion; Phi Slqma Kappa; Gate and Key Society; Old Men; Student Enrollment Committee; Student Union Committee; intramurals. PAUL RUSSELL HARRIS, Washington, D.C.; B-A. Business Admin- istration. • BARBARA SILLARS HARVEY, Baltimore, Md. ; B.A. For- eign Affairs; Pi Beta Phi. President; Phi Beta Kappa; Alpha Lambda Delta; Pi Gamma Mu; Mortar Board, President; Big Sis; Student Life Committee; Sailing Team; CHERRY TREE, Circulation Manager. Fourth Row: • TORE HAUGETO, Staten Island, New York; B-A. Foreign Affairs; Phi Sigma Kappa, Treasurer; Gate and Key Society; Delta Phi Ep- silon, Lutheran Club; International Relations Club, Vice-President; Student Council. School of Government Representative ; Dramatic Activities; Art Club; Student Union Board; Colonial Boosters, Mem- bership Chairman; Intramural . • ROBERT LEE JONES, Lewistown, lilinols; B-A. Business Administration; Society for Advancement of Management. • MARVIN KAY, Washington, D,C.; B.A. Business Administration. Fifth Row: JOHN C, LEYERETTE. JR., Tallahassee, Florida; B.A. Business Ad - ministration; Society for the Advancement of Management, GEORGE MALLIOS, Washington, D.C.; B.A. Business Administration; Coya; Alpha Kappa Psi. THOMAS JOSEPH MARREN, Brooklyn, New York; B.A, Business Administration, Sixth R ow: ROBERT S, MARX, Brockton, Mass,; B.A. Foreign Affairs; Phi Ep- silon Pi; Band. • BETTY MAE MAXWELL, Baltimore, Md.; B A. Ac- counting; Dorm Council. • KELLY THOMAS McCRACKEN, JR., Alex- andria, Va.; B-A, Business Administration. SENIORS SCHOOL OF GOVERNMENT First Row: ROBERT V. MeGRATH, Tewksbury, Mass.; 8. A. Business Admin- istration Sigma Chi, President; Gate and Key Society, President; PI Delta Epsilon; Inter-Fraternity Council; CHERRY TREE, Business Man- ager. WILLIAM PARKE McHENRY, JR,, Washington, D C., Busi- ness Administration; Varsity Football. Second Row: • ERWIN MEINKE, Washington, D.C.; 8, A Business Administration. DONALD LEE MILLS, Washington, D.C.; B,A. Business Admin- istration. Third Row: • PAUL B. MONROE, JR., falls Church, Va.; B.A. Business Admin- istration; Society tor Advancement of Management. NATHAN JAMES NADDEO, Washington, D.C,, B.A, Accounting; Sigma Alpha Epsilon; Varsity Football; Intramurals. Fourth Row: • GILBERT JOSEPH PARR, JR., Chevy Chase; Md.; B.A, Business Administration; Sigma Alpha Epsilon; Arnold Air Society. • HER- BERT ROY RAPPAPORJ, New York, New York; B.A. Business Admin- istration; Alpha Epsilon Pi; Varsity Tennis; Intramurals. Fifth Row: • JOSEPH WILLIAM RICHARDS, Glasgow, Ky,; B.A. Business Ad- ministration; Kappa Alpha Order; Intramurals, JUDSON DALANO REED, Washington, D.C.; B.A. Business Administration; Phi Eta Sigma, Vice-President; Alpha Kappa Psi; Old Men; Society for Ad- vancement of Management. Sixth Row: CAROLYN ROSE REIN, Chevy Chase, Md.; B.A. Foreign Affairs. • JAMES RIDDLE, Scranton, Penn.; B.A. Business Administration; Phi Sigma Kappa. SEN I O R S SCHOOL OF GOVE RNMENT First Row: • ROY MARTIN ROTHGEB, JR., Alexandria, Va. ; B.A. Foreign Trade ' Kappa Sigma, Grand Scribe; Old Men. • LEON IRVING SALZBERG, Norfolk, Va.; B.A. Accounting; Alpha Epsilon P1 H Vice- President; Omkron Delta Kappa. Secretary; Alpha Theta Nu; Who ' s Who Among Students In American Colleges and Universities; HHIel, President; Band; Religious Council, Secretary. Second Row: • HOWARD WAYNE SMITH, Rockville, Md,; B.A. Business Admin- istration, LELAND WRIGHTMAN SMITH, Fairfax, Va.; B.A Busi- ness Administration. Third Row: • HARRIET ANN STERN. Arlington, Va. ; B.A, Foreign Affairs. • JAMES EDWIN SWISHER. Arlington, Va. : B.A. Accounting; Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Treasurer; PI Delta Epsilon; Who ' s Who Among Stu- dents in American Colleges and Universities; Intramurals; Pershing ft .ties; ' ' Hatchet, “ Business Manager; Old Men, president; Glee Club. Fourth Row: TERRY UPSHAW, Piedmont, California; B.A. Foreign Affairs; Delta Gamma. JAMES H. WAGNER, Lancaster, Penn.; B.A, Ac- counting; Sigma Alpha Epsilon; Newman Club; Varsity Football; Var- sity Baseball; Intramural . Fifth Row: RANSOM ALBAN WHITTHE, Falls Church, Va.; B A. Accounting; Kappa Alpha Order; Intramurals; Interfraternity Council. • ROBERT CHARLES WILKIE, Johnstown, Penn.; B.A. Foreign Affairs; Interna- tional Relations Club; Russian Club; University Players. Sixth Row: • HAROLD YABLON, Hyattsville, Md.; B.A. Business Administra- tion; Tau Epsilon Phi; Intramurals. SENIORS SCHOOL OF PHARMACY F3 rsi Row: o JOHN EDWARD ANKERS, Washington, DC.; B.S. Pharmacy; Kappa Pst; American Pharmaceutical Association, RAYMOND BLACKER, Washington, D.C.; B$. Pharmacy; Phi Alpha, Treasurer; Alpha Zeta Omega; American Pharmaceutical Association; Millet; Intramurals, ' ‘Percolator. 1 ' Second Row; FREDERIC L. CARTER, Laranac Lake, New York; B.S. Pharmacy; American Pharmaceutical Association. PAUL WAYNE CHOCOLA, Falls Church, Va.; B.S. Pharmacy; Sigma Phi Epsilon. Rho Chi. Pres- ident; Kappa Psi, Secretary; American Pharmaceutical Association, University Sand. Third Row; ARTHUR STEVEN COHEN, Wheaton, Md. ; B S. Pharmacy; Amer- ican Pharmaceutical Association; Varsity Tennis; Intramurals. • LEON- ARD JOSEPH DE MING, Washington, D.C.; B.S, Pharmacy; Kappa Psi; American Pharmaceutical Association. Fourth Row: • HARVEY SAUL FENSTER, Washington. DC.; B.S. Pharmacy; Amer- ican Pharmaceutical Association; Alpha Zeta Omega; Billef; Intra- murals. " The Percolator ' Editor; ' ' Hatchet 1 DONALD VIN- CENT FISHER. Washington, D.C.; B.S. Pharmacy; Kappa Psi; Amer- ican Pharmaceutical Association, RTth Row: a RAYMOND FOER, Washington, D.C.; B.S. Pharmacy; Alpha Zeta Omega, President; American Pharmaceutical Association, Pharmacy Council. » GEORGE RUSSELL HAYMAKER, JR., Arlington, Va.; B.S, Pharmacy; Kappa Psi. Sixth Row: ANTHONY FRANK JACKAPINO, Long Branch, New Jersey; B.S. Pharmacy; American Pharmaceutical Association; Junior Class, Pres- ident STANLEY ALLEN KOCH. Washington, D.C. ; B.S. Pharmacy; Kappa Psi, SENIORS SCHOOL OF PHARMACY First Row: • SAMUEL I. KOUZEL, Washington. D.C.; B.S. Pharmacy; Alpha Zeta Omega; American Pharmaceutical Association. • JOSEPH LEVY. Washington, D,C.; 8$, Pharmacy; Tau Epsilon Phi; Gate and Key Society; Intramurals; Hillel. Second Row: • HAROLD EDWIN RINDE, Elmira, New York; B.S. Pharmacy; Hillel; American Pharmaceutical Association, • HEDWIG MAR- GARETE ROHLIN0, Washington. D.G.; B.S. Pharmacy. Third Row: ALBERT ROSLYN, Washington, D.C.; 8$, Pharmacy; Tau Epsilon Phi; American Pharmaceutical Association; Intramural . MARVIN SCHNEIDER, Hyatlsville, Md.; B.S, Pharmacy; Tau Epsilon Phi, Treas- urer; Rho Chi, Secretary-Treasurer; Pershing Rifles; Alpha Zeta Omega, Vice-President; American Pharmaceutical Association. Fourth Row: LEONARD JAY SHAPIRO, Bronx. New York; B.S, Pharmacy; Tau Epsilon Phi; Gate and Key Society; Hillel; Intramurals; George Wash- ington Players. • RICHARD CARROLL SULLIVAN. Arlington, Va.; B.S. Pharmacy; Kappa Psi; American Pharmaceutical Association, Fifth Row: JAY WILLIAM WEISS, Poughkeepsie, New York; Tau Epsilon Ph ' ; Hillel; Intramurals, PERCY HUNT WILLSON, If, Staunton, Va,; 8.S, Pharmacy; Senior Class President. Sixth Row: « GEORGE YUEN YOUNG, Washington. D C ; B.S, Pharmacy; Kappa Pal; American Pharmaceutical Association, President. ERNEST ZIM- MERMAN. Washington, DC.; B.S. Pharmacy; Alpha Zeta Omega; American Pharmaceutical Association. SENIORS LAW SCHOOL First Row; AARON ALEMB1K, Portsmouth, Va.; L.L.B Uw; Phi Alpha Delta; Delta Sigma Phi; Hillel, Treasurer; Student Bar Association, Day Delegate. • EDWARD POLAND CAMUS, Silver Spring, Md.; L.L.B, Law; Sigma Phi Epsilon; Phi Alpha Delta; Newman Club; Intra- rrvurals; Campus Capers. Chairman Arrangements Committee. NA- THAN CASS, Silver Spring. Md.; L,L 8 Law. Second Row; DOUGLAS M, CLARKSON Arlington, Va.; L.L.B. Law; Delta Theta Phi, Dean • BERNARD WILSON COCHRAN. JR., Silver Spring, Md.; L.L.B Law; Alpha P i Omega; Phi Alpha Delta; Van Vleck Case Club. PHILLIP HENRI DE TURK, Arlington, Va r ; L.L.B. Law; Sigma Chi, Treasurer; Qmicron Delta Kappa; Delta Theta Phi, Bailiff- Student Bar Association, Vice-President; " Law Review; Var- sity Basketball; Varsity Track; Intramural ; Newman Club. Third Row: BENJAMIN DE WITT, Chevy Chase. Md.; L.L.B. Law; Delta Theta Phi; Student Bar Association. THOMAS WILLIAM Dl ZERGA, Middleburg Va.; L.L.B. Law; Phi Alpha Delta, • JOHN F- DOM- INQUEZ, Washington, D C,; L.L.B Law; Phi Alpha Delta, Fourth Row: • WILLfAM JOHN DRISCOLL, Brooklyn,, New York; L.L.B. Law; Omicron Delta Kappa; Phi Alpha Delta; Who ' s Who Among Students in American Colleges and Universities; Student Bar Association, President; Dance Production; Glee Club; Troubadours; Case Club. • WILLIAM SCOTT EUBANKS, JR., Washington, DC.; LLB Law. • SYLMAN I, EU2EN7, Silver Spring, Md., L.L.B. Law; Phi Delta Phi; Tau Epsilon Phi, Fifth Row: • JOHN B FARMAKIDES, Akron, Ohio; L.L.B, Law. DONALD H. F IDLER, Arlington, Va.; L L B. Law; " Law Review ' PAUL HOFFLUND, Washington, D.C.; L L B, Law; Phi Delta Phi; Christian Science Organization, President; Religious Council, President; Case Club. Sixth Row; HOUNG HAN KIM, Seoul. Korea; L.L.B. Law; Phi Delta Phi; Inter- national Relations Club- EDNA KNOPP, Washington, D.C.; L.L.B, Law; Phi Delta Delta. NEAL THEODORE LEVIN, Washington, D.C,; L.L.B. Law; Nu Beta Epsilon. O R S S E N I LAW SCHOOL First Row; JOHN FRANCIS LUCID. Wheaton, Md, : L.L.B. Law; Sigma Alpha Epsilon: Delta Theta Phi. • OOONAN DWIGHT McGRAW, Fall Church, Va.; L.L.B. Law; Phi Alpha Delta; Inter Law FraternLy Council; Student Bar Assocaition, ' ‘Law Review. " JOSEPH PAN ZlTTA, Trenton, New Jersey; L.L.B. Law; Newman Club; “Hatchet, Senior Staff. Second Row; • RICE MAC DO U GAL, Washington, DC,; L.L.B. Law; Legal A d Society; Student Bar Association, ROY RAMON SCHLEMMER, JR., Arlington, Ya.; L.L.B. Law; Delta Tag Delta; Gate and Key Society; Omicron Delta Kappa; Delta Theta CM; Varsity Swimming; Infra- murals; " Law Review, " H. GEORGE SCHWEITZER, Arlington. Va. : L.L.B. Law; Theta Delta Chi; Delta Theta Phi. Third Row: DANIEL W. SHOEMAKER. Red Lion. Penn,; L.L.B. Law; Phi Sigma Kappa; Delta Theta Phi; Case Club; Intramurals; G-W. Players. • A. FRED STAROBIN, Chillum, Mo.; L.L.B. Law; Phi Delta Phi. • ROB- ERT HENRY STONE, Arlington, Ya. ; L.L.B. Law. Fourth Row: GARLAND P. THOMPSON, Washington, D.C.; L.L.B. Law; Phi Alpha Delta. PERETZ WELLINGTON, Springfietld, Ya., L.L.B. Law; Nu Beta Epsilon; Student Bar Association. FRANCIS J. WILSON, Plainfield, New Jersey; L.L.B, Law; Phi Alpha Delta; " Law Review. " Fifth Row: • ANTHONY SIMON ZUMMER, Kankakee, Illinois; L.L.B. Law; Phi Alpha Delta, Justice; Student Bar Association; Inter-Law Fraternity Council. O R S S E N I SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING First Row: HOWARD E, BARNES, Capitol Heights, Md. ; Mechanical Engineering. • JOSEPH EDISON BELL, Alexandria, Va,; B,C,E Civil Engineering; Theta Tau; American Society of Civil Engineers; Engineers ' Council. THOMAS HARLAN BIRMINGHAM, Wash- ington, D.C,; B,C.£, Civil Engineering; Theta Tau, Corresponding Secretary; American Society for Civil Engineers, Pre$Ident. Second Row: JOHN HOWARD BRANDAU, Rockville, Md.; 9. M E. Mechanical Engineering; American Society of Mechanical Engineers, MELVIN MICHAEL BRADV, Boulder, Colorado; B.E.E, Electrical Engineering; Theta Tau; Sigma Tau; Who ' s Who Among College Students in American Colleges and Universities; AI.E.E.; Engineers ' Council; " Mecheleciv, " Editor. • JAMES A, CAUFFMAN, Washington, D.C.; B.E.E, Electrical Engineering; Theta Tau; Pershing Rifles, Vice-Presi- dent, Third Row: THOMAS JEFFERSON CRE5WELL, West Pensacola, Florida; B.S.E. Business Administration; Sigma Tau, President; Engineers ' Council. MATTHEW FRANCIS FOSTER, Washington, D,C,; B.M.E. Civil Engineering; Theta Tau, Treasurer; American Society for Civil Engineers. DONALD B. FRASER, HyattsvElle, Md. : B.M.E, Me chanical Engineering; American Society for Mechanical Engineers, Fourth Row: GORE D, HINGORANI, Washington, D.C.; B.E.E, Electrical En- gineering; Alpha Theta Nu; A l.E E.; International Students Society. JOHN 0. HORTON, Roxboro, North Carolina; B.E.E Communi- cation; l,R,E. ROBERT KEE, Washington, D C.; B E E. Electrical Engineering. Fifth Row: EDWARD SHAIN KEEN, Washington, DC.; BCE. Civil En- gineering; Pi Kappa Alpha; American Society for Civil Engineers. • DONALD KEEVER, Washington, D.C.; B.S.E.E, Electrical Engi- neering; Theta Tau, • GEORGE BUCK LEUNG, Washington, DC.; B.M.E. Mechanical Engineering; American Society for Mechanical Engineers, Sixth Row; • SAMUEL ALLEN MAWHOQD, Washington, D.C.; B.E.E. 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