Gettysburg High School - Cannon Aid Yearbook (Gettysburg, PA)

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In every page is a sincere, if unwritten, wish for the good of the school and every page fervently breathes the belief that you will carry forward all that is best. You'll find both sense and nonsense intermixed. Truly it is that way everywhere. We hand you a good-sized bite of plain, nourishing common sense and lest you choke on the size of the bite we furnish a clear, sparkling drink of jest and top off the whole repast with a salad of memories, just enough memories of play to make it delectable. It is our fervent hope that when our memorial has been pe- rused you will not be disappointed in your expectationsg and if, judging with leniency you will find it worth while, we shall feel repaid for our labors. THE STAFF. I Dedicated to MISS HELEN L. COPE, the worthy and beloved Supervising Principal of the Gettysburg Schools and the sponsor of our publication. l-ler memory will never fade from our lives. 3 The Staff of Maroon and White -c-H-s- M ROON AND HITE May 1920. THE STAFF BUSINESS MANAGERS G. Clare Winebrenner, 'so Elizabeth Evans, '20 LITERARY Ellen Tipton, 20 Robert Deardorff, '20 Maybelle Weaver, '20 Harold Roth, '20 HOME ECONOMICS Mary Appler, '20 Anna Oyler, ,2O ATHLETICS Horace Armor, '20 Grayson Peters, '20 HUMOR Donald VVeikert, '20 Jessie Beard, '20 Keith Burger, '20 'Ireva VVeikert, '20 SOCIAL ACTIVITIES Mary Kissinger, '20 Margaret Major, '20 Evelyn Toot. '20 ALUMNI Lily Dougherty. CLASS REPORTERS Martha Lentz, '20 Henrv Scharf, '2I Ida Hartley, '22 Sarah Black, '23 The Maroon and White is published monthly by the Senior class of the Gettysburg High School. Address all communications to the "Maroon and White", Gettysburg High School, Gettysburg, Pa. Subscription Price : 15 cents per copy. 31.20 per year. For Sale at Stallsmith's News Stand, Center Square. Entered in Gettysburg Post Office as second class matter. 5 f-G-H-s- High School Building 6 occ H Board Of Education. ALLEN B. PLANK CHARLES S. SPEESE . GEORGE P. BLACK .. IRVIN L. TAYLOR ..... JOHN W. MCILHENNY . . . . . .President Vice-President . .... Secretary . . . .Treasurer 7 Faculty of Gettysburg High School The Faculty. HELEN L. COPE ........ ..... S upervising Principal WALTER D. REYNOLDS ...... Principal of High School ANNA M. HAKE .... ' ........... Vice-Principal GUILE W. LEFEVER .... .... S ciencet Department NELLIE K. BLOCHER .... ..... L atin and Spanish ELSIE A. GARLACH . . . ....... English and French J. GUY WOLF .............. Commercial Department IRA D. COPE . .Commercial Dept. and Manual Training JANET MYERS ............. .......... D omestic Art MRS. RAYMOND W . SHANK . . . ..... Domestic Science 9 The Orchestra MISS AAGOT BORGE Director and Musical Instructor II 3' G ' H ' S ' Gur Orchestra. Director MISS AAGOT BORGE Pianist ESTHER HARTMAN, '20 ...... MARTHA LENTZ, '20 First Violin Second Violin HENRY SCHARF, '21 HAROLD ROTH, '20 Cornets CLARE WINEBRENNER, '20 WILLIAM KITZMILLER, '21 Trombone A REX GILBERT, '20 Clarinet Trap Drunioner CHARLES OGDEN, '20 ROBERT DEARDORFF, '20 000000 This orchestra practices regularly once a week, and plays regularly for the following events: Parent-Teachers' Association which meets monthlyg at High School Assembly on Friday morningg at High School literary, and all plays. "If music be the food of love, play on." I2 -G-H-s., The Class of 1920. Class Officers. HORACE ARMOR ................. ..... P resident Class Motto. Simplicity, Sincerity, Service- Class Flower. Yellow Rose Class Colors. Robin-egg Blue and Gold Class of 1920 staged by TREVA WEIKERT J Ess1E BEARD FLORANNA HOKE LILLIAN WEAVER MARY KISSINGER DONALD WEISER HAROLD ROTH ' REX GILBERT 13 foGoHoso 1920. Our Mirror shows: In September, 1916, a merry band of sixty, sweet, young green things entered the spacious halls of G. H. S. Most of us felt quite small, realizing the great superiority of our upper-class- men. How happy we were when we all came in, Some real fat, and some real thin, We began our work with hic, haec, hoc. To be true and frank, this was no joke, Then too, We heard of b-1-c, m-1-n and x-1-z. But even then most all got through, Some staid behind, but very few. "Oh the horrors of that Freshman year." When we came out of that dreadful ordeal of the "finals," we were all haggard, worn and thin. But in the summer months we soon picked up all that lost flesh and energy. The next year came with troubles more. How well it sounded, "A Sophomore." It all Went w'ell for a little while, Then slack she came, with little guile. Oh how we struggled to reach the height, But to be a Junior was Worth the fight. We struggled on and on through those four years of High School, never ceasing our work when little difficulties presented themselves. But now in our Senior year, one will notice that there are only forty left. Where is the remainder of our class? Probably some have sacrificed themselves in the great world war, others have taken unto themselves a husband or "vice versa." Maybe some on account of change in circumstance have to earn the daily bread, and others perhaps have gently dropped behind and will appear again within. a year or two. Within our merry band of forty there are fourteen true blondes, and twenty-six brunettes. Our variety is seen in the leanness and stoutness of our class, for the whole of us weigh two and one-half tons. I- I4 And now those green things that have been growing for these past four year, have suddenly burst forth into perfect specimens of manhood and womanhood. Each one has a special ideal to live up to. Each one a different road to travel. If crossroads present themselves in this path of life, we must not follow them, but continue in the same straight and narrow road with which we began. Throughout our four years' work in G. H. S. we have had nothing to benefit us more than the great "World War." We have learned that "Experience" is the great teacher, and have been taught lessons of sacrifice, by bearing the burdens of the war. We have become proud of our country, and know that she is loved at home and revered abroad for the way in which she has shared these new and unaccustomed burdensf She has shown an efliciency that makes every American even prouder than ever before to say, "I am an American." Are we as a class who are almost ready to step into the heart of the world and pick up the thread of life and hard Work that has been previously dropped by one who has finished his life work, going to help in problems of peace as we did the problemsof war? Insteadfgoff entering a life of uselessness, we need not only to alleviate the political and social unrest in our own country, but also to heed the appeal borne to us on the waves of the Atlantic, to use our resources to build up our sister countries. . And now that our school days are over we are "Where the' brook and river meet." We will stand at the boundiikiify line-bei tween two epochs of civilization. In later years people will look back on the present time and will say that the war of the twenti- eth century was the parting of the way, the division between the old and the new world. We must not think at present of the good times we will have in the future, for now our thoughts must be more serious, for we are looking into a future that is filled with great events, and we wonder where our footsteps will lead us. We think that we are better equipped and more able to cope with the wor1d's diflicul- ties for the war has taught us to be more sympathetic and self- sacrificing. ' r LOUISE BENDER. I5 this great problem of peace? Are we going to help meet the .-c-H-sf Members of the Class. HORACE FRANCIS ARMOR unuckyn Commercial Courseg Palmg Class President '18, '19, '20g President Palm Literary Society '20g Right end 189 half back 19g fullback '20g Fielder '17g third baseman '18g '19g 203 Guard '18g '29g '20 basketballg Senior Boys Glee Clubg Senior Boys Sextetteg Athletic Editorg "Line Busy"g "Stop Thief." Shades of Alexander the Great! What have we with us now? After glancing over this array we'l1 say 'Orace F. Harmor" has our old friend Wm. G. McAdoo backed off the map. He is deeply in love and we sincerely hope this is no hindrance to his after life. The class of 1920 wishes a successful career to their retiring leader. "Hal Jack Dempsey? Who's he?" MARY HYDE APPLER HADPSH Household Artsg Cloverleaf. Now what have we here? A per- son of small stature, shall we say a brunette? Fair maiden, why have you selected this course? This lass, made her debut when she posed as a fortune-teller at a recent society meeting of the Cloverleaves-when she held her audience spell-bound. May we suggest a few things for you? A trained nurse might be needed at the Jefferson Hospital, a dietition in some hotel, say the Ritz- Carlton, or some nice young bachelor might need a house-wife. "Good goods come in small pack- ages." I6 SARAH LOUISE BENDER "slim" Commercial Course, Cloverleaf. Oh! what a laughable lass is this member of our class. Has any per- son seen "Slim" with a frown lately? Not often do we find her looking "grouchy" unless it is for some good reason, say her report, etc. But "Slim," such is life, we cannot all have our names on the honor roll, and besides you'll have lots of company. You have shown your great ability as an editor of the Cloverleaf paper. Where, fair maiden, do you find such good material to slam the "Palms"? Her future lies in high ideals, and we certainly hope that she finds her- l self probably a secretary to the next president's wife. Who knows? We, her . . classmates, join in wishing her every possible success. JESSIE MAY BEARD lSJesS9I Classical Courseg Palm, "Deacon Dubbs"g "Line Busy." Behod this blonde, dancing nymph! Always chewing gum to keep time with her dancing. Has any one ever passed "Jess" without hearing some Door chap's name mentioned Fellows, fellows, all the time They follow her to school, The teachers warn her every day That it's against the rule. This little maid is one of our true Palms and we give her great credit for her role in "Line Busy" as Stut- tering' Gladys. "Jess," thegreat world looms up before you. Take heed else you make a false step. As a clerk in the State Cap- itol we wish you great success. "The flighty purpose is never o'er- took." I7 . f MARY BERCAW Commercial Courseg Palm. One of the forty in our class is a quiet little lady so modest and shy that we hardly know that she is with us, until she is called up to give her knowledge on the subject in question. We not only preceive that she is apt but that she is also unusually quick. The fact that she leads her class in typewriting will affirm this. We can little dream what a girl with this ability will do in the business world, but we have all reason to think she will "hitch her wagon to a star." "A joy from Mt. Joy." 7-G-H-5. GILBERT YEATTS BELL HGib!! Commercial Courseg Cloverleafg William Carr in "Stop Thief." Gib is a good scholar with a long list of good marks to show his efforts in G. H. S. We notice with pride that he has overcome the habit of absent-mindedly picking up things, which he acquired during practice for "Stop Thief". He has not yet de- cided in what line to bend his future ambitions, but We wish him the 'best of success in whatever line he may follow. A "So wise, so young they say." 18 'G'H'S', I ,l KEITH P. BURGER 'fBurger" Scientific Coursey Cloverleafg "Line Busy"g "Stop Thief." Keith, you have given us the sur- prise of our lives. Whoever thought that you would be "put up" for sale? Don't sell yourself so soon, Keith, as there may be more fair bidders. Alas! you yourself may have to sell some things such as shoe-strings, collar buttons, etc. Good luck Keith. "The very pink of courtesy." HOWARD PALM BERRY Cassical Coursey Foot-ballg Bas- ket-ballg Base-ballg "Stop Thief." "There is a devil in every berry of the grape," says the Koran. Koran was wise. Did it not forsee the development of wickedness in Berry? Yes, more, in every Berry, which means on down to the fifth, and sixth generations. Whew! What a lot of scoundrels the Berry tribe will be! But our Berry is a nice likable chap despite the Koran, even if he is a human telephone pole.. Howard has figured in many accidents, one of which is worthy to noteg he solved a Trig' problem the other day. Adieu! Sweet grape juice. 19 -c-H-s- MILO FREDERICK DIEHL Scientific Coursey Cloverleafg "Little Clodhoppervg "Deacon Dubbs." Milo joined us in our Freshman year, after having attended grammar school at Orrtanna. In fact he is one of our greatest actors. He so successfully took various- parts in plays ranging from a simpleton to an Episcopal minister, which shows also rare ability in that line. In spite of the fact that Milo is an ar- tist he is planning for himself a strictly business career and in carry- ing out his plans he expects to attend a business college and there we know he will be welcomed as we have wel- comed him. "Lives of great men all remind us -We can make our lives sublime." CHARLES ROBERT DEARDORFF HB0b97 Classical Course: Cloverleafg Trap Drummer-Orchestra G. H. S. He1'e's a good-natured chap, who hits and rattles and bangs the traps. He was knocked down aeons ago by a bum, and ever since has vented his rage on a drum. He's a classical, but one of these days little ole New York is going to call him "Bob Jazzer," see if it won't. He is a specimen of the Cloverleaf family, too, who is quite proud of its Jazz-bud. "Rest dem bones." 20 L-, C. REX GILBERT URexl9 Scientific Courseg Palmg Orches- tra-Trombone. Rex is about the liveliest boy in school, especially in the morning when he comes to school about 8:30 to study UD. He is an accomplish- ed "fiddler" and he has also shown ability as a trombone artist. He expects next year to study elec- trical engineering, and we are won- dering' whether he will be leading an orchestra or electrifying a pole. "Early to bed and early to rise Makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise." ELIZABETH CAMPBELL EVANS uBettys1 Classical Courseg Secretary Clover- leafg Treasurer 19193 "Line Busy"g "Stop Thief"g First Prize D. A. R. Essayg Cloverleaf Chorus. This young lady came to our young city from Philadelphia. She evi- dently likes our town because she seems perfectly contented. She has been a beacon light in our high school life and her acting has been excellent in plays and otherwise. She won the first-prize in the D. A. R. essay and her name enters the High School Hall of Fame. "Are there no more worlds to con- quer?" 21' H'S' ESTHER VIOLA HARTMAN "Esther" Classical Coursey Cloverleafg Or- chestra-Pianist. Yes, Esther is a wonder at love- making. She has those luminous eyes, cheeks like roses and lips like cherries. But then there isn't much wonder at that because she knows that all she has to do is smile and say "Hello" and she has 'im. But who knows but what she will be a minister's wife some day. "All the world loves a lover." Commercial Course, Palm, Line Busy." Now, who's coming? Have mercy, Sir Cupid, it's "Hoky" "Hoky" on the light fantastic toe. Our fairest and curliest blonde has some vari- gated accomplishmentsg for instance besides being an alto genius "Trixie" can Hirt something like the chatter- ing monkeys in the primordial stage! "Hoky" has an altrustic survey upon life: when entering into commercial life she is going to help herself to a boss fhelping the individual, you know--that's an altruism.J May she get thin in the process. "Gangway there!" l 22 MARTHA B. LENTZ "Martha" MARY REBECCA KISSINGER "MARY" Scientific Courseg Cloverleafg Cloverleaf Chorus, "Line Busy." Our dear little, modest Mary. She is such a quiet creature and there- fore she is loved by all her friends. She likes fun and plenty of it but "Ever at work, with no time to play. But wait, except when the teacher's away." "Mary, Mary, quite contrary." Classical Courseg Palmg fllianistjg "Little Clodhopperng "Line Busy"g "Stop Thief". From her name you would never know her. 'Marthasn should be se- date, but not this one. It's just one giggle after another. The town quarters were too close, so Martha moved to the country this spring in order to have the necessary space for her growth. She wants to get good and strong because she is going to D!'0D0sc next Leap Year, she says. "There is no crown in the world as good as Patience." 23 occ FLORA ALICE MIZELL i "Flora" ' Commercial Coursey Cloverleaf. This young mighty vastness of the district sur- rounding the Harrisburg' road. We heard that she was instrumental in convincing the state that this road should be made better, this story has never been authenticated but we are glad for every little help. Flora intends to enter business, just what kind of business can not be found out. Probably raising chickens on her father's farm. Flora has never given the teachers much bother, be- ing' one of our quietest students. lady comes from the "Business before pleasure." H ' S ' MARGARET McAKNIGHT MAJOR t6Peg91 Classicalg Cloverleaf. Margaret eats, drinks-and studies Latin. No. I forgot, she studies all branches. Yes, Margaret is the one mainstay of the class, and, as you see, "Peg" is surely making use of her time. Margaret is a bright and happy girl, raised upon corn cakes and apple pies of Straban Township. Find her next year at Wilson College. She says she will gladly welcome her old cronies there. "What is more fair than a Straban Township lassie?" 24 eco JAMES LEE MUMPER KO-lim!! H Commercial Coursey Cloverleafg Stop Thief"9 senior Boys Glee Club. Jim comes from a long line of meritorious Mumpers. He entered School in his Freshman year but We did not know he was here until in the Junior year. If all the pupils EFVG the teachers as little trouble as Jlm they would be in their seventh heaven of delight. Jim has chosen business as a career. Because of his Wonderful work in "Stop Thief," we believe he would make a good cop. "By Heck, Hiram, it looks like fain." HQSQI4 ROBERT MEANS E MORRIS NB0b!l Commercial Courseg Cloverleafg So- ciety Debater. Here comes one of our sprightly young men-folks, class of 1920. Would you think to look at him that he possesses one great virtue, that of promptness His motto is "Never say die." Don't worry, "Bob." you might become an orator sometime. Nobody knows. May we suggest that you take unto yourself a wife, that is if you become a pharmacist, for she will keep you from flirting with the pretty girls that happen in your drug store and she will also drum up trade when busi- ness seems dull. At any rate may success be yours. "Endure toothache patiently." 35 X CHARLES WILLIAM OGDEN uoggien Commercial Courseg Palmg Senior Boys Glee Clubg Orchestra. When you look upon this piece of human intellect you are looking' upon a future president of the United States. After analyzing his features we can see only this small outlet for his wonderful ability. How we will miss the shrill notes of his clarinet! Oggie was the shining light in the "String and Reed Orchestra." Old G. H. S. will miss Oggies love affairs, as they have afforded a continuous topic for gossip. "In the spring the young' man's fancy lightly turns to thoughts of love." ALICE M. MUNSHOUR "Alice" Classical Coursey Palmg "Line Busy." Alice is worth her weight in gold and that's a lot for she weighs-. That's a secret and its going to stay one. To tell the truth this classmate of ours is going to lose some of her superfluous weight when she stops going to school where their are such weighty matters to consider. Alice makes one proud of her for she is very studious. "Charm strikes the Sight, but Merit wins the Soul." 26 BEATRICE PFEFFER "Beatrice" Classical Coursey Palm. Beatrice is a very persevering girl and very kind. She does not deign to live in Gettysburg but steps across the line into Cumberland. She says it is much healthier. Miss Pfeffer is quite studious and has a serious air. Steinwehr. Avenue can testify that every morning she and her com- panion Treva, a'live1y contrast in size, wend their happy way to school. "May her steps never stray." ANNA MARY OYLER Domestic Scienceg Palm. This fair maid is much looked up to by all in G. H. S. It is she who is master of the whole art of putting things together and bringing out something which is really good to eat. How the boys envy her. She likes to teach others and perhaps that is the reason she is so much sought after by the boys. She does not use paint but is sometimes seen with a "Dauh." "She's beautiful and therefore to be woo'd." 27 G H'S' KATHRYN GRACE REASER "Kathryn" Classical Courseg Palmg "Line Busy." The neat, little miss of our class. She is extremely popular and you need not guess why if only you glance at her photo. Regard her dainty nose which she will not blow for fear of disturbing someone. She is very studious and is sure to be a winner in the game of Education. "All is not gold that glitters, it sometimes happens to be brass." HAROLD SHEARER ROTH Classical Courseg Palmg Orchestra 3-45 Palm Chorus. He is the only Senior boy who took Latin and at times we imagine he felt quite lonesome in class with so many girls to admire him. He has decided to go to college and further prepare himsef for conversation with Cicero and Caesar and perhaps to teach their doctrine some day. Go to it Rothy. "A lion among ladies". 28 MARGARET MALINDA SANDERS Scientific Courseg Palm. Margaret is one of our out of town pupils and although compelled to come all the way from Franklin Township, Margie does not dread the miles at all. At least not one Mil-o. We hope that when she goes back to Franklin that the citizens all will point with pride to the finished pro- duct of G. H. S. and send more re- presentatives to Gettysburg. "Lower not those eyes." CLARE ROUTSONG Scientific Courseg Palm. Clare is a conscientious lad who makes the world better by living in it. He is serious and never fails to see the good things in life and in people. We admire him not only for being studious, but also for being polite to every one and ready to help any one in trouble. Bendersville lent Clare to us for four years. "An ever present help in time of trouble." 29 JACGB NATHANIEL SHMUK LER Commercial Coursey Sergeant of Police in "Stop Thief"g Varsity. Jake is an all around athlete and fills most important places on all three teams making the varsity: Football 2-3-4. Baseball 3-4 and Basketball 4. He is his own pet in the Commercial Room and manages to "get out of" most of his "fun." He is going to college and we wish him the same luck in times to come. "Mislike me not for my complex- ion." I-I. ROSS SHEELY "Sheely" Scientific Coursey Palmg fChorusjg Basketballg Baseballg "Line Busy"g "Stop Thief." ' This is a mang a regular starg an all-round ladies' man, but with par- ticular fondness for 'one "Hart"--. Sheely is as necessary to our Ath- letics as a pencil is to a mathemati- cian. At football games on a rainy day one is usually afraid that our little hero will be buried in the mud. He always comes out all right, though, another of his characteris- tics. "Self-trust is the essence of Hero- ism." 30' ' QGQ I EVELYN MAY TOOT ilfrootyii Scientific Coursey Palmg "Line Busy". Evelyn is without a doubt the pret- tiest brunette in school-ask "Doc." "Tooty" was one of the bright lights of Latin but dropped it for chemis- try. No doubt she wishes to become a chemist. She hails from "Sleepy Hollow" but her actions do not show it for she is a very spry little "Jane." "True beauty is not skin deep." HQSQ ELLEN ELIZABETH TIPTON "Ellen" Commercial Coursey Cloverleaf Chorusg "Line Busy"g "Stop Thief"g "Deacon Dubbs." Ellen is the modest example of the class. She is all smiles no matter what happens. Ellen is partly French and 'tis truthfully said that she can surely tickle the typewriter keys. Who wants a good "steno"? She's a good one and you better take her while she's free. Ellen makes a hit wherever she goes. "I would applaud thee to the very echo." 35 .'G H'S9 LILLIAN AUGUSTA WEAVER Classical Courseg Cloverleafg Clo- verleafg Chorusg Second D. A. R. prizeg "Line Busy," and "Stop Thief." One of the essentials for the pro- gress of the class, Lillian has parti- cipated in the school activities so willingly, earnestly and successfully that we feel that she has done her bit. In "Line Busy" she had caused us to feel so keenly the necessity of her help, that she was one of the few girls choosen to take part in the Senior Play. Furthermore we real- ize that Lillian is a real sport for having talked athletics to the school MAYBELLE HELEN WEAVER. HH0n79 Commercial Coursey Palm. What a pretty lass are you Wherein does your future lie? This lass, as you will observe, is a brunette and a more kindly one can never be found. She is a loyal palm and we congratulate her on her abilities shown in the various plays in which she has participated during her four years in G. H. S.g also her endless and tireless school spirit. "Hon," may we place the world be- for you, whether to assume your duties in the commercial world or probably in your new home on East Middle Street, Gettysburg, Pa. I-Iere's wishing you the best of health, luck and, last, but not least, happiness. "My heart is true as steel." at one of our "Pep Meetings." "She never told her love." 32 '-G-H-5-7 DONALD LEROY WEIKERT "Don"g "Deacon" Classical Courseg Cloverleafg "Dea- con Dubbs"g "Line Busy"g "Stop Thief." Which is the apotheosis of truth. MY, we admire him!-his blooming bass in the Boy's Chorusg his rustic "By Hecks!" and "Gosh, all onion beds!" in our plays. It is Uncle "Rube" he invariably portrays. By Heck! We will never forget him. He, too, is one of the latest results in the evolution of the Cloverleaf fam- ily tree. He confesses his weakness is "Bolshevism." "His voice was ever soft." 'Shakespearef' I DONALD KOHLER WEISER uD0n!! Scientificg Cloverleafg "Line Busv"g "Stop Thief." Donald is a great singer. He says he likes to sing 'Glad" pieces. He is one of our athletes of whom we are very proud. He stars both on the gridironnand on the basketball floor. He expects to go to Gettysburg College next year and he says he will most likely take up engineering. We all wish him the best of success and if he makes a record as he did in old G. H. S. he will become famous. He will build another canal in the Isth- mus of Panama. "Last of all the Romans, fare-' well pf 33 -Go 'TREVA JUSTINE WEIKERT Classical Coursey "Little Clod- hopper"3 "Line Busy"g "Stop Thief." "O Rex, ego sum vestra serva, dum mors eos convellitf' This "sunshiny" bit of brightness is adoringly breathing such a vow to a perfectly obvious "somebody." When but at atom she lived in Mary- land. Here she plays the star in "Judy" roles and makes starry plays with her eyes at the same time. Why give her ambition when we have struck the keynote of her life in Fer- nando de Wuzzie? Isn't she taking violin lessons "0 King, I am your servant 'till death do us part." H'S' GLADYS L. WEIKERT nGladyn Classical Courseg Cloverleafg Chorusg "Line Busy." Alas! T'is oft too true that beauty is only skin deep. But stay your tears. This maid is an exception. Her beauty goes beneath the skin. It is so boundless that she sees beau- ty every-where, even in "Trig'." Not only that, she looks at life through rosy glasses and thus all swains seem wonderful to her. If you only knew how many she has! Alas! l "A thing of beauty is a joy for- ever." 34 oc- 1. GEORGE CLARE WINEBRENNER uwineyu Scientiiic Coursey Cloverleafg Or- chestra-Cornet, Clare, why do you blush so? An awfully foolish habit. And I often wondered why you always say "Hy guess" when you answer in the af- firmative. "When out past Meade School I wander. Ofttimes at close of day. I Sometimes pause to think and ponder Just what the neighbors know and say." "By their actions ye shall know them," H'S' MARK C. WIBLE "Charlie Chaplin II" Scientific Coursey Palmg "Stop Thief." Country products are scarce, so no- tice this one. A freak! For did you ever before know of anyone diligent, comical and likable, all at the same time. Anyone who knows Mark knows that these things are so. He never apparently worries about any- thing for he aways tries and if he s'nt satisfied he tries again. "My Conscience is my Crown." 35 ?'G'H'5' MISS LILY DOUGHERTY Alumni Editor of Maroon and White 36 -c-H-s Class Poem. The night was a dreamland. The mystery of June Was framed in its beauty by the silver of moon. The stars of pure pearl in a lacquer of blue Hung trembling, ethereal, evanescent and new. The garden was perfumed with lilac and rose And swayed to the melodies flowers compose. The lantern of silver that hung just above Shed a light fair and soft as the wing of a dove. The wind whispered love songs in accents'so sweet Each flower and fern courtesied low at his feet With eyes of devotion. The brook in its Wrapper of violet and green Hummed a lullaby soft to the flowers unseen. The dew-studded grass in the joy of the night Cupped the diamonds aloft in the sheen of the light. The spiderwebs silvered raised glittering on high A staircase resplendent that reached to the sky. From a corner remote of the haven so fair Came the tuning of crickets across the still air. Lo! the garden expectant was thrilled into life By the musical tinkle of fairyland's' fife And fairy commotion. A bright fleecy cloud through the wide pathless way Of the star-sprinkled heavens was burdened with fay. Down the filigreed staircase with laughter and mirth The whole fairy cortege descended to earth. Coruscant and airy they trod on the green Round the gem-crusted throne of their mistress, the Queen In dim twilight groves and in light-checkered shade They danced to the music the good crickets made. The mist of their wings in the pale, mellow light Made a rapturous vision of silver and white Enchanting to see. 37 ' They danced all the night on the smooth-shaven green. A picture, in faith, that no mortal has seen. No thought but the present, they reveled in mirth And enjoyed to the utmost their visit to earth. But hark from the distance a clear brazen crow. The cock giving warning that fairies must go. The birds' sleepy twitters were heard here and there. The sound of earth's wakening was borne on the air. The sun from his throne raised his round ruddy head. But he saw not a thing. All the fairies had fled. , And so now must we. We've danced, Class of '20, and sung all our life. We've been happy in peace. We've been happy in strife. We've fumed over studies and laughed over play In the bright light of youth that has glowed o'er our way. We've had filigreed stairways to climb and descend. Though they seemed not of silver they are in the end. On the smooth-shaven path of our days in H. S. We have all done our share, perhaps more, perhaps less. We know if our way has been straight or been bent If our days have been busy or idly spent. It's up to us all. If we've been the grasshopper instead of the ant. It's too late to mend and we know that we can't. The moonlight of '20 is now on the wane. We're near to the end of our dear High School lane. The clear crow of Life loudly bids us recall That the sun of Commencement peeps just o'er the wall. Take a last look at scenes reminiscently dear And remember the time of departure is near. Look ahead, dear old '20, at the future in store. When she beckons and points to the half open door. Go answer the call. ELLEN TIPTON 38 Pictures "to Be" "We're Dreaming Dreams" One fine evening, as I was sitting by the fireside and reading some books from the library, I came across a very old one with a very strange title. While reading this book, DeQuincy's "Con- fessions of an English Opium Eater", I seemed to imbibe some of the marvelous spirit therein and before long I was fast asleep. As I slept, I dreamed, and my dream carried me back through many years to my High School days and then back again to the present time and then twenty years beyond until it was somewhere in the year 1950. I seemed to be at this time in a large city with beautiful buildings and wonderful parks, through which ran many strange vehicles. As I was tired of walking, I hailed a-cab and as the driver opened the door something seemed to remind me that I had seen this face before. It was a broad face and somehow it looked more like a woman than a man, sure enough! now I recognized the driver. It was one of my old classmates, Floranna Hoke. I entered the cab and rode through the heart of the city, meanwhile Hokie was explaining the sights to me and asked if I would like to see the Old High School Building. I consented readily and we entered to be met at the door by a thin, oldish-looking man in spectacles. It was not hard to recognize this man. It was Gib Bell and included on his staff of helpers were Margaret Sanders, Professor of Physics, and Jake Shmuckler, Janitor. We walked around the building and, to my surprise, it was the same old building. The people of Gettysburg still refused to give the pupils a better High School. I excused my taxi and climbing aboard a street car, I started out for the National Cemetery, the old hanging-out place of the gang. I looked at the conductor. Ha! it was another old pal, Milo Diehl. On the walls of the car were some "ads" and I soon was attracted by these. The first one to catch my eye was "Pretzels like Mother used to make. The Wible, Berry Bak- eries." Another was "Art School, York St., Misses Kissinger and Evans." 39 -c-H-s- I reached the cemetery after a time and I was surprised to see our old friend, Keith Percival Burger, guiding cars over the battlefield as Myrick used to do. I stopped in the cemetery and was amused for a while by a photographer who seemed to be skipping about like a young lamb over the lawn. This was Jim Mumper. He had taken over his uncle's business and was doing very well. I went to a refreshment stand and saw as the waitresses, Mms. Louise Ben- der, Mary Bercaw and Flora Mizell. I shook hands with each and went on my way to town. While going in Baltimore Street I saw a large brick building and a sign on the lawn proclaimed "The Margaret Major School For Girls." I went still further and came to the Post Office and remembering that I had some letters to mail I entered and to my surprise I was met at the door by Clare Routsong. I asked him what he was doing. After he replied I nearly fainted. He was in the undertaking and embalming business in Bendersville. I posted my letters, after having shaken hands with Bob Morris, the postmaster and Charles Ogden as mail- carrier. Before I had gone a block I was attracted by a beautiful build- ing which housed the Arcadian Theatre, formerly the Photo- play. Several large signs attracted my attention and I noticed- that there was a special attraction on that evening entitled "The Woes of a Widow" starring Mrs. Treva Weikert Gilbert and Donald Leroy Weikert. - Before I had gone much farther I noticed a sign "Weiser's Medicine Store. Everything in Patent Medicines." I then went to the Times Building to see Bill Duncan but to my surprise I was met at the door by Miss Ellen Tipton, Editor- in-Chief of the Gettysburg Times. I talked with Ellen for a while and then I walked to a neighboring park and purchased a paper. I was tired and needed a rest so I sat on a bench and read the news. The first thing that attracted my attention was: DOCTORS MAKE M.ARVELOUS DISCOVERY Malaria caused by Mosquitos. Doctors Winebrenner and Roth of the Annie M. Warner Mem- orial Hospital, after years of experimenting, find that the com- mon mosquito is cause of malaria. 40 W- I -G-H-s- Just like them. The discovery was made many years before. On another page I found the advertisement: , PHYSICAL CULTURE SCHOOL. Misses Reaser, G. Weikert and Beard. Dancing, swimming and horseback riding. Miss Reaser has won numerous prizes as a dancer. Miss G. Weikert holds the records for the 220 yd. dash. Miss Beard has ridden thru Ceasar, Cicero and Virgil and is a very accomplished horsewoman. I decided to go out to college and see if it had improved any. On the gate was a sign which proclaimed, "University of Get- tysburg. Established 1832.9 I entered and saw in the mathe- matics room, Miss Lillian Weaver, instructing a class in Trigo- nometry. In another classroom I saw Miss Alice Munshour and Miss Martha Lentz, instructors in Agriculture. I emerged from college, after having shaken hands with Ross Sheely, coach of the baseball and football teams at that institu- tion. I was casually glancing skyward when I noticed a large air- plane with the insignia somewhat resembling a set of traps. I asked a passerby who this was and I was told it was Bob Dear- dorff, the flying parson. Bob wanted to be an aviator and his mother wanted him to become a preacher, so they combined their ideas. A I then went to a neighboring club of which I was a member and heard a record by Rexitus Von Humbug Gilberto, the noted Hutist. I then shook hands with Ducky Armor, noted third baseman for the New York Giants. Soon I journed through the stores and met Miss Pfeffer, head of the cloak and suit department of Lestz's, and Miss Esther Hartman, head of the music department of P. W. Stallsmith's, When I picked up a magazine in Stallsmith's I saw a story by Maybelle Weaver, a new song by Evelyn Toot and I also noticefl the "Good Food Department" by Misses Anna Oyler and Mary Appler. I was glad to have seen my old friends and I must say after all these interviews, "Ain't Nature Wonderful ?" - 41 E The Senior Circus. "Everybody out for the Senior circus. If you don't see it you'll miss the chance of your life time. This way, people, the show is now going on. Our exhibition covers about a mile of ground and has almost a MILO tents. From as far as Seven Stars you can hear the TOOT of our good old brass band. Come on, fellows, get your best girl' and step right up and buy your tickets. They don't cost a great DIEHL. You won't regret it. Come on, it ain't gonna rain. My friend Pat over here says 'it's a foine CLARE day'. MARK my words, good folks, you'll never see such a show in a thousand years. Two? Yes, sir, come this way. I'11 show you the ropes myself. This, ladies and gentlemen, is the BEARDed lady, only one in captivity. No, she won't bite even if she does look fierce. Don't bother about the BENDER performing on the trapeze. She'll be there all afternoon. So will that JAKE over there that's making the people laugh. Here in this corner are two WEAVERS. My friends, look well at these specimens. You'll notice that one snorts through its nose. A study of these animals will tell you that that is its method of laughing. The other is very indus- trious. When it has nothing to weave it weaves dreams and fibs. This suit of ARMOR has come victoriously through the battles of York, Shippensburg and others too numerous to men- tion. Yeh, it is kinda nicked but that's because it's so ancient. It was once worn by MAJOR Shurtz. This BERREY was brought from the wilds of Two Taverns. Botanists have been unable to classify it but they think it is some relation to the gooseberry. Here's a MORRIS chair that once held the form of a great man, none WEISER in the world. He is the world- famed inventor of the hamBURGER sandwich. You can get samples of his invention at that stand over there for ten cents, one dime. Now this way, friends, and I'll show something worth looking at. You've all heard of and mebbe taken shower baths. Well, this ain't a water shower it's a MUNSHOUR. They do say it's part of the one Old Man Moon uses. Guess you won't be much interested in this pair of monkeys, see them everywhere. These are kinda unusual though, they're so af- fectionate. Comical to see him KISSINGER, ain't it? This funny thing? Why, that's our new BOB-tailed banANNA. It 42 -c-H-s- grows in Chile but it got cold feet so we had to transplant it. This place here you might call a pigpen but it ain't, folks. It's our OGDEN. What man don't like a little den of his own? Our 'ogs do, too, and we gotta humor 'em because they're prize ones. If you keep MUMPER haps they'll come out. No, that ain't an exhibit, that's just the OYLER that looks after the ma- chinery. Good EVANS! there's the BELL. Boss wants me, I guess. Have a HARTMAN and get out of my way. Don't be WROTH about it, people, come back tomorrow and we'll have a MARY time. Show begins at two o'c1ock prompt? E. E. T.. '20, Let's Take Vacation. ' I want to go out of the city, From it's fashion and form cut loose, And live in the open country Where the gooseberry grows on the goose. Where the catnip tree is climbed by the cat, As she clutches for her prey. The innocent unsuspecting rat On the rattan bush at play. Where the musical partridge drums on his drum, And the woodchuck chucks his wood, And the dog devours the dogwood plum In the primitive solitude. 'I want to drink from the moss grown pump, That was hewn from the pumpkin tree. Eat mush and milk from a rural stump, From form and fashion free. Fresh gathered mush from the mushroom vine, And milk from the milk weed sweet, And juicy pineapple from the pine Such food as we love to eat. 1 M. W. 43 'f'G'H'S' A Senior Phantasy. The day was dark and dreary. My eyes were closing fast When down the street on a rocking horse Rex Gilbert flew apast. His hair was wildly Howing And his eyes of deepest pink Were streaming tears of orange hue. It made me stop to think. And then another clattering, A wail and then a scream. Mark Wible on a turtle's back Was shedding tears of green. I thought that was the ending And tried to go to sleepg But Horace on his hands and knees Was crawling down the street. Then Slim she came a-pushing A baby coach so small, In which Floranna howled and cried Because she couldn't crawl. Came Routsong on velocipede With face as black as night. He had in tow fat Jessie Beard Whose hair was silvery white. And Howard Berry waddling On bow-legs fat and round, With a look of agony on his face, As a choir boy was gowned. As down the dusty highway They sped with all their might Don Weiser followed on ice skates. He flew past like a kite. And then came Mary Kissinger In a sleigh of deepest red. The horse was blue with purple stripes Although he looked ill-fed. And Lillian looking anxious 44 And Gladys looking wild Flew past in candy wheel-barrows. What made them look so riled? Bob Morris on a broomstick. He beat upon a drum Which was tied to the top of his crimson hair While he sucked his dimpled thumb. I hailed small Donald Weikert As he one-stepped past on skiis And asked him what the trouble was. His .answer was a sneeze. But Harold was more cordial In his Wheezy Ford of tin. When I asked him where the fire was Ile answered with a grin. "Jakie's sellin' guinea pigs Direct from the Hall of Fame But he's had to give a lot away Because his eyes are lame. And so he shouted to his friends To come while they were fresh And he would give them all away If they'd ketch 'em with a mesh. The crowd that you have noticed So flustered and upset Are all a-going down to Jake To get a little pet. But Greedy Rex was heard to say That he would get them all. That's why you hear those wails and tears, That's why you hear them bawl." The day was dark and dreary. My eyes were closing fast. The traflic had all passed along . And I could sleep at last. -15 Senior Play-"Stop Thief' Prologue. . Mr. Carr. Mrs. Carr Madge Carr .... Joan Carr -'G'H Senior Play. "Stop Thief" 4 F arce in Three Acts. Cast. Caroline Carr .... James Cluney .... Dr. Willoughby .... Mr. Jamison ..... Rev. Spelain. . . Jack Doogan ..... Nell ...... .....--.-. Detective Thompson. . . Sergeant. Police Clancy .... Police O'Brien. . . Police O'Malley ....... . . . .Evelyn Toot . . . .Gilbert Bell . . . . .Martha Lentz . . . . .Elizabeth Evans . . . . .Ellen Tipton . . . .Lillian Weaver . . . . .Horace Armor . . .Donald Weiser . . . .Donald Weikert . ... ...Milo Diehl . . . .Keith Burger . .Treva Weikert . . . . .Ross Sheely Jacob Shmuckler . . . . . .Mark Wible . . . .Howard Berrey . . . .James Mumper The above play was rendered April 20, before a large audi ence. In every particular it was a great success, bringing forth continuous applause. Although great expense was mcurred 95175 was cleared. Now Shakespeare says-"The play's the thing. 47 Football Team -kg AY... ' G ' H ' S ' Football. The 1919 football team made a record that will probably re- main on the books a long while before it is equaled. Eight vic- tories out of nine starts and 243 points against the enemy's 6 is the record that entitled them to claim the "Mason 8z Dixon Foot- ball Championship for 1919". The success was due to the unity of play that characterized the speedy backfield and iron line. This unity was instilled into the team by Coach W. D. Reynolds to Whom much credit belongs by reason of his faithful and hard Work. Six members will be lost by graduation and they leave big holes to till next year. The graduates are Captain and Full- back Horace Armor, Quarterback Ross Sheely, Ends Keith Bur- ger and Donald Weiser, Center Jacob Shmuckler and Guard Howard Berrey. G O Sept. 27-Steelton H. S. at Gettysburg ....... 44 0 Sept. 30-Frederick H. S., at Frederick ....... 31 0 Oct. 4-Harrisburg Academy, at Harrisburg ...... 20 0 Oct. 11-Chambersburg H. S., at Gettysburg ....... 42 0 Oct. 18-Carlisle H. S., at Gettysburg .............. 19 0 Oct. 21-Mechanicsburg H. S., at Mechanicsburg .... 54 0 Nov. 1-Scotland Industrial School, at Scotland .... 0 6 Nov. 8--Frederick H. S., at Gettysburg ........... 26 0 Nov. 3-Mt. St. Mary's Academy, at Emmitsburg . . . 7 0 243 6 Points Scored Left End Burger . .. . . . . . . 0 Left Tackle Leister ...... . O Left Guard Raymond .... . 0 Center Shmuckler . . . . 0 Right Guard Berrey .... . 0 Right Tackle Peters . . . . 0 Right End Weiser . . . . . . 18 Quarterback Sheely . . . . . . 44 Left Half Hunter ..... .. . 109 Right Half Gordon ........ . 6 Full Back Armor CCptJ . . . . . 66 Substitute Mehring ..... . 0 Substitute Oyler .... . 0 Substitute Tawney . . . . . . 0 243 49 Basketball Team -c.-:-1-s- Basketball. After displaying a brand of ball for the first half of the sea- son that entitled them to the right of meeting teams that were far above their class the basketball team ,was forced to discon- tinue the season when scarlet fever broke out in college and caused the right to the use of their gymnasium to be revoked. Every member of the team was a player on the champion foot- ball team. A glance at the basketball schedule below show that one-third of the games were with teams representing schools several times the size of G. H. S. Had the season been finished the team would have had a record far better than that of any team in the preceding years. The graduating members are Guards Horace Armor and Jacob Shmuckler, Center Donald Weiser, Forward Ross Sheely, Sub. Keith Burger. The results of the 1919-1920 basketball season which was ab- breviated early in February:- ' G 0 Dec. 6-Chambersburg H. S., at Gettysburg ...... 32 16 Dec. 12-Camp Hill H. S., at Camp Hill ...... . . . 21 16 Dec. 19-Hanover H. S., at Gettysburg ............ 27 28 Dec. 26-Washington D. C. Tech., at Gettysburg .... 30 23 Jan. 2-Harrisburg Tech. Reserves, at Gettysburg . 25 32 Jan. 9-Hanover H. S., at Hanover ......... Q ..... 23 28 Jan. 10-Lansford H. S., at Lansford ............. 10 35 Jan. 16-Camp Hill H. S., at Gettysburg ............ 52 14 Jan. 21-Camp Curtain H. S. of Harrisburg., at G. . . 40 27 Jan. 30-Hershey H. S., at Hershey .............. 26 23 Feb. 4-Majestic Club, at Gettysburg ............ 42 21 Feb. 7-Reading H. S., at Gettysburg .... . . . 24 39 352 302 Points Scored Forward Sheely . . . ....... . . 72 Forward Hunter .. ....... 164 Center Weiser ' ..... .... 7 2 Guard Shmuckler .... . . . 18 Guard Armor CCptJ .. 26 Substitute Burger ....... . . 0 352 SI .. ---'G'H'S' Baseball Team - Baseball. Up to the time that we are pounding this out on our type- writers the baseball teams show every indication of duplicating the football team's record. They received one setback in eight games and bid fair to complete the season without any more de- feats. The two main happenings in the 1920 baseball season were the development of Brady Armor as a second baseman and the twirling of Ross Sheely. When Hunter, who before this was the mainstay in the box, developed arm trouble Sheely stepped into the breach and saved the season by very remarkable twirl- ing. He has just turned in five straight victories in which he has allowed but 16 hits. Brady Armor is the new man on the R2 team and he has given some very fine exhibitions of playing around the keystone sack. The rest are all veterans having played in their respective positions for at least a year and some longer than that. Four members of the team graduate this year :-Horace Armor, third baseman, Ross Sheely, pitcher and rightfielderg Robert Deardorff, centerfielderg Jacob Shmuckler, left fielder. The results of the games played to date are: Apr. Apr. Apr. Apr. Apr. Apr. May May May May May May May May May G O 3-Shippensburg ll. S., at Gettysburg . . . .. 28 4 10-Hagerstown H. S., at Hagerstown .... . . 7 10 16-Frederick H. S., at Gettysburg .... -. RAIN 17-Harrisburg Tech., at Gettysburg ........ RAIN 23-York H. S., at York .................... ' 9 7 24-Shippensburg Normal, at Shippensburg . .. 3 0 1-Hagerstown H. S., at Hagerstown ........ 8 1 5-Hanover H. S., at Gettysburg ............ 9 2 8-Scotland Industrial School, at Scotland .... 2 1 12--Hanover H. S., at Hanover .............. 6 1 15-Harrisburg Academy, at Gettysburg ...... 11 1 10 17-Frederick H. S., at Frederick f15 inningsj. 9 22-Dickinson Coll. Res. Q10 inningsl at G'b'g. 8 7 28-York H. S. at Gettysburg ............... 29-Frederick H. S. at Gettysburg .............. B. Armor-2b. and P. Oyler-ss. Peters-c. Mehring-sub Flemming-sub. Weikert-sub. Berrey-sub. Sheely-p. and rf. Deardorff-cf. H. Armor--3b. Hunter-rf. and P. CCpt J Martin--lb. Slimuckler--lf. P i- -L-it i W- im 53 - I -G-H-5- G. H. S. Dance. On the evening of May 1, 1920, the pavements of North Wash- ington Street were monopolized by couples wending their way to the G. H. S. dance in Glatfelter Hall. The committee in charge of the affair was Messrs. Arthur Buehler, Horace Ar- mor, Keith Burger, Henry Scharf, Ross Sheely, George Scharf and Robert Hartley. They composed the Finance, Decoration, Refreshment and all the otherpcommittees. The success of the afair shows what our boys have the ability to do. Beside the large attendance of H. S. pupils and alumni were Miss Cope, Miss Borge, Prof. Reynolds, Prof. and Mrs. Lefevre and Prof. and Mrs. Shank. The hall was decorated with maroon and white streamers, a bower of the same screening the orchestra from view, and on the wall at one end of the hall a large 1920 reposed. The lights were covered with colored shades. At intermission ice-cream, cake and candy were served to the dancers, that is, to most of them, for there is a rumor afloat that some of the couples re- ceived none whatsoever. If the rumor is founded on truth those poor unnourished couples have our most profound sympathy. As the dance was semi-Leap Year the girls did most of the 'swapping' of dances. It was a new experience and the ladies kept tally on their fingers until their fingers were full and then they had to fall back on the better memories of their partners. Except for a few sad instanc-es where one dance was promised to three or four different individuals everything was satisfactory. The home waltz was being played as the clock in the tower above the hall started to chime the last hour of the night and as the last stroke of twelve sounded across the moon-lit campus the last strain of the home waltz died away on the air. The G. H. S. dance was no longer a reality, but a memory. 54 . Acco H os- Seniors in Prose and Poetry. Milo Diehl with rosy cheeks In high-toned air, he sweetly squeaks, He lives on chicken, so you see An excellent preacher he would be C. FUTURES. A Longfellow-Roth. A Novelist-Weiser. A Woman Prothonotary--Munshour. A good husband-Diehl. Jessie, you're an awful muss, You fret and pull, and kick and fuss, You chew and giggle so, and thus Make everything go wrong for us. Not a child has been sick since Anna O. and Mary A. taught the mothers what to feed them during Welfare Week. BOYS, A GREAT BARGAIN. Here is Flora Mizell, to be sold for a wife, If anyone wants a treasure for life. She is very good natured, and neat as a pin For further particulars inquire of "Slimm." M. The D. A. R. Essay contest upon the subject, "The Convention that made Our Constitution," shows the following result. Elizabeth Evans '20 first prize. Lillian Weaver '20 second prize. Madyln Roth '21 first honorable men- tion. Robert Deardorff '20 second honor- able mention. Mary Appler and Anna Oyler have served the class with something' good to eat-hence these young ladies rank high in the memories of their classmates. "Oh, Charles, it is so cold! I would like to have something around me.?7 "What do you care to have?" "Oh, anything." And he brought her a shawl. B. As Catherine loves by fits and start, She'll smile and then she'll weep itg Don't think because you've won her heart, My 'Don," that you can keep it. B. Mary Appler to conductor: "Mi: Conductor, please let me off at minute street." "But there is no minute street in Gettysburg," exclaimed the conduc- tor. "Oh yes, there is," Mary replied. "Sixty-second Street." What is so rare as a thought, If it doesn't come when it ought? If only they could be bought. Or, if even we could be taught. For it is almost in vain I have sought For this-a witty thought. Ellen Tipton might have fooled some people when she wrote philoso- phy as a "ghost," but not all, some of her mates detected her ghostly finger prints. SF Robert Morris was trying to raise a mustache, But could not get a girl to take him to the dance, , You,could see he was troubled by the look on his face. So he went to the barber to have it erased. F. Some of our boys debated, We, therefore, give them recommenda- tions, they would make good speak- ers for the House of Representatives or Senate, good lecturers at Chau- tauqua or better still political Cam- paigners. Lyceum Bureaus would do well to secure the services of Dear- dorff, Weiser, Burger, Weikert, Bell, Roth. Floor talks on every subject im- aginable gave evidence too of for- ensic talent. When first I entered G. H. S. Those typists drove me crazy I could not hope for long success For my brain felt oh! so lazy. But soon I entered on that speed That leads to fame and glory, I mastered it, I did indeed But list! here ends my story. F. H. oc- H ,Q ,. qs- Where will we be next year?- Call for twenty-four of us at col- leges. Ring up a number of us in oifices or banks, Just two or three will help at home- But call us up. There are meters of accent, And meters of tone, But the best kind of meter, Is the meet her alone. Teacher: "That's the third time you looked at his paper." Ross: "Yes Ma'am. He doesn't write very plain." Teacher: "A fool can ask questions that a wise man can't answer. Pupil: "That's why we all Hunk- ed. H R. Once into our High School dreary Came a class so blithe and cheery, Wondrous wise and rarely gifted As they'd never had before. I We had tall ones, we had short ones, Gifted artists and musicians, Athletes who held the score. Will there be another like it? Quoth the Raven- HNEVERMOREH' E. C. E. Q! 56 WHY BE SATISFIED WITH THE ORDINARY TYPE OF CLOTHING WHEN YOU MAY HAVE THE FINEST AT NO GREATER COST. A Special Line of READY-TO-WEAR . OVERCOATS on Display J. D. LIPPY 8: SON, Tailor. LINCOLN WAY THEATRE KEN. s. LYNCH, Prop-. The Home of Paramount-Art Craft New First Run Films. GETTYSBURG HIGH SCHOOL SEAL PINS IN GOLD AND SILVER NOVELTIES OF ALL KINDS AT BLOCHER'S JEWELRY STORE Centre Square. -: SOLT'S Economy Store. FULL LINE OF LADIEs', MISSES, CHILDRENS CLOTHING AND READY TRIMMED HATS. SCHOOL DRESSES, MIDDY SUITS, BLOUSES, SWEAT- ERS, SKIRTS, WAISTS. 10 Carlisle St. Gettysburg. Pa. FALL and WINTER ME HEAD WEAR FOOT WEAR N'S FURNISHINGS "ECKERT'S STORE" "On the Square." This Space belongs to G. W. WEAVER E SON, DRY GOODS DEPARTMENT STORE. PHOIQPLAY THEATRE Balto. St., Opp. Court House, Gettysburg, Pa. A high class program every night of MOVING PICTURES. See all the biggest and best pictures at F6350 nable prices. ' Ciettyfburg. D-Elicatessen Value--First Store A Complete Line of DELICATESSEN AND STAPLE GROCERIES. EDW. R. LUHRING, Propr. Prompt Deliveries Both Phones PEOPLES DRUG STORE GETTYSBURG, PA. Agents for VICTROLAS, EASTMAN KODAKS REXALL AND A. D. S. REMEDIES. Soda Water, lce Cream and Cigars. Near the Court House. INSURANCE 8: REAL ESTATE GEO. C. FISSEL, Masonic Bldg., Gettysburg, Pa. THE AGENCY OF SERVICE. Save the rate of advanced years by getting your life insurance now. Gettysburg Candy Kitchen The home of Fine Chocolate. Home-made Candy, Ice Cream Soda, and Sundaes Next door to Eagle Hotel, Gettysburg ---vnul.---- PENNSYLVANIA COLLEGE OF GETTYSBURG. Courses lending to Bnchelor'sDczrce: 1. Clnssicnl. nance. 2, Modern Language 7. Civil Engineering. 3- Hl5l0l'ynnd Political 8. Municipal lbnnitnryl Science. Engineering. 4 Chemistry or Physics 9. Mechanical Emziu' 5. Biological Pre-Medi- eeriuz. cal 10. Electrical linzlneer 6. Commerse and Fi- ing. A student in any one of these courses may also lect work in Military Science and Tactics under the instruction ol' U. S. Army officers de, tniled for this duty hy President Woodrow Wilson College opens Sept. 18, 1920. For Catalog and beautiful hook of views free and additional infor- mation address the mcsident. W. A GIAN- VILLP, PhD., l..l..D,, Gettysburg, Pa. U N K H O U S E R' The Home of Fine Clothes LADIES' AND GENTS' THRIFT. The glorious Lincoln through force of necessity, knew only too well the value of Thrift. But whether like he, we be of lowly origin, or whether we have the good fortune of first seeing the light of day in a palatial home, Thrift is, has been and always will be the sign of character and genuine Worth. The saving habit is a thrifty FURNISHINGS' habit. 3 1-2 per cent interest paid on deposits. Centre Square, Gettysburg, Pa. IST NAT. BANK OF GETTYSBURG THE GIFT SHOP , M.S. BONESKY HIGH SCHOOL, ACADEMY, COL- LEGE, FRATERNITY JEWELRY PENNANTS :-: :-: BANNERS STATIONERY High School, Academy, College, Fra- ternity Stationery a specialty. GETTYSBURG NATIONAL BANK Gettysburg, Pa. Established I8I4. Capital Stock ...... Surplus Fund ....... ..... S uo,ooo Undivided profits ............ S 53,000 VVm. McSherry ............ President H. C. Picking ......... Vice President . . . . .SI45,I50 I, L. Taylor .................. Cashier Accounts solicited. The Misses Chritzman Milliners 137 Baltimore, St., Gettysburg, Penna. KAD LE ' S HOME-MADE CANDY 4 Baltimore St. DOUG!-IERTY k HARTLEY Centre Square, Gettysburg, Pa. Dry Goods, Carpets, Oil Cloth, House Furnishings, Coats, Furs, Ladies'and Gents, Furnishings, Fancy Goods. BUEHLER 8 WIERMAN JOB PRINTERS Dance Programs, Announcements, etc. Work Ready when Promised. 52 York Street. "ASK OTHERS" ABOUT DUBBS 8: PITZER TAILORS PHILIP R. BIKLE, I N S U R A N C E Stallsmith Building. G. W. REICI-ILE, Dealer in Fresh and Salt Meets of all kinds and Poultry...WiIl buy Calves, Skins and Hides. Both phones. Gettysburg, Pa. This Space Donated by w. L. HAFER. THE BLACK CAT The only Cleaning and Pressing Establishment in Gettysburg. VVork that pleases. Ist Nat. Bank Bld G. R. THOMPSON Wholesale and Retail Dealer in You will find a full line of UP-TO-DATE MILLINERY V at the Grain, Salt, Flour, Feed, Hay, Coal. HOLLEBAUGH HAT SHOP, Ioo Carlisle St. Gettysburg. 18 Balto. St. FALL SUITINGS, OVERCOATINGS, Built to Et you by Master Tailors Haberdashery of the Better Sort. HOMES MADE COMFORTABLE by gettingiyour FURNITURE R . ROGE S MARTIN CO at BENDEWS. GETTYSBURG HOTEL TlPTON'SSTUDlO On the Square. ' GETTYSBURG, PA. ARTISTIC PHOTOGRAPHY CORRECT PICTURE FRAMING KODAK FINISHING NEWS STAND DRUG srolus P. w. sTALLsMiTH, Propr. Soda Fountain. Ice Cream. NEWSPAPERS 8: PERIODICALS Music Department Second Floor. MUMPER STUDIO Everything in Photography KODAKS, FILMS, FRAMING. Send your films to Mumper. 41 Balto. St., Gettysburg. RALSTON If you aim to dress well, Ralston Shoes will help you. O. H. LESTZ, The Home of Good Clothes. Established 1876 PENROSE MYERS, Watchmalzer and Jeweler REPAIRING A SPECIALTY I2 Balto. St. Gettysburg, Pa. WM. D. ARMOR Successor to R. D. Armor 8: Son SANITARY PLUM BER GAS AND STEAM FITTER 105-107 E. Middle Street We are headquarters for all your wants in Household Goods and a full line of Holiday Novelties. Candies a Specialty. TRIMMER'S 5, 10 Q 25CT. STORE, Opposite Court House. E. F. STRAUSBAUGI-I MILL WORK AND LUMBER CO. 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