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

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fi ' Y 4 . 5 ',, X 1 . ,A 5 X 1, Q ,. i ! X 1 , I r 4 . . I r , 4 r f s Y 4' G Q J. .A : f? ' W 1 ' ' 1 ii 11 , if , ,Ab I l 5- Y X X X!!! I' 41,3 41451 itil 4 1 To do honor to a grand county is our privilege at all times. But special honor goes to Adams County in this year of 1950, when she celebrates her 150th birthday. We proudly devote certain sections of our book to a review of people and events that have left their marks on this great county. Time and space do not permit a more complete record. May we say "Thanks for a line heritage" to those sturdy pioneers who have laid the foundation for good homes, churches, schools and industries. We seniors finishing our high school days at the mid-point of the twentieth century, aim to record for our friends, our families and ourselves a record of the 1949-50 school year of Gettysburg High School. Wheii memories grow dim and school friends scatter, we are permitted to visit in spirit friends and places, through the medium of the 1950 Cannon-Aid, published at Gettysburg, Pa. JANET 1XClCKENNEY ....,. ..... E ditor BETTY SEIBETRT .......... Ross CROUSE .,..,.. HELEN CoLE ........ ....... JOYCE MARTIN ....... ....... PAUL HARNER .,,,. .... Editor Business Manager Advertising Manager Advertising Manager Circulation Manager W. C. SHE1-:LY Judge of Adams Comify, 1950 Adams Count , 1800-1950 HIS YEAR Adams County celebrates the a p i. 7 sesqui-centennial anniversary of its found- '-4 ing as a separate county. Although settled be 'fi ' in the early part of the eighteenth century, it was not until 1800 that its residents were successful in securing an act of the legislature establishing this area as a separate county with its own officials, its own courts, and its own county government. Witli a population of 13,172 in 1800 the county has grown in population to more than 45,000 in 1950. The same period of time has seen the county advance toia position of major importance in the commonwealth in many Helds of activity. It is perhaps not too much of an exaggeration to say that no other county is so out- standing in so many different fields of endeavor. Es- sentially an agricultural community, it has not only excelled in the production of fruit and other agricultural products but it is favorably known for its educational institutions, its industries. and its scenery and points of historical interest which make it an ideal tourist and vacation resort attracting many thousands of vis- itors each year. Patriotically, the people in the county have responded in every war in which our country has been engaged by the enlistment of men and women in the armed serv- ices and in civilian work connected with the war effort. No appeal of the government whether it be for men, money, materials, or assistance in morale-building pro- grams has gone unanswered. In most instances the response of the people of the county has far exceeded the request. During every period of emergency the people of the county have moved as a united group to accomplish that which was necessary. Adams County is justly proud of its patriotic record. It has been said that the county was settled by all the important racial elements which constituted the colonial population of Pennsylvania. "This area was indeed a melting pot of populationf, Herein lies the secret of the growth and importance of the county and herein is its greatest asset. Made up of people of many races and creeds our ancestors learned to live and work together harmoniously for the common good and to respect the viewpoints of others. This is the heritage which they have given us and because of it we have been able to remain united, working for the good of all, and accepting those views most likely to accomplish that goal. In our sesqui-centennial prayer we humbly give thanks to our Creator for the many blessings our country has received and for permitting us to be a part of a county so constituted. 'We pray that every- thing we do will add to the glory of its history. A .Meal QW We zzz Ill ,,..l.-.1 il- For Everyone an Education e! MONG the valuable records of the Gettys- Qfgfvjx burg school system are the secretary's re- U-j5i ",'1VJ N ports of school board meetings held'a1most it ce-ntury acgo. A few of the policies are Herein state . Teacher hire was an important matter in 1850 at a summer-time meeting. A teacher for the female high school was elected at a monthly salary of S22.50. For the infant school a teacher was also elected, the salary to be 312.00 a month. HIGH STREET SCHOOL Early in 1852 a two-room school was established on High Street in a stone house owned by Mr. S. Fahnestock. It was decided also that the schools should be kept open regularly, including every Saturday morn- ing. The teacher's salary was reduced to S22 a month. Another decision was reached-school was to be opened in the morning with Scripture reading and closed in the afternoon with singing. The year 1854 brought about changes. Tuition rates were set up-seventy-five cents per month for each scholar, unless he was a high school student. Rates for them were 51.00. In September a committee of three was appointed to separate the sexes in the pri- mary schools. If the new plan worked satisfactorily, the same procedure was to be followed in the other school. The advisability of having four grades was also discussed. The 1854 annual report showed a decided improve- ment in school attendance. There were 233 boys and 209 girls in school. The male teachers numbered three, with an average monthly salary of S21.67. The female teachers numbered six, with an average salary of 81633. Attendance was a favorite topic in 1855. Any scholar absent from school one week out of four, except for sickness or a satisfactory reason, would lose his seat. By 1856 the directors planned to build a two-story school house with the two sexes in the same room. With this thought in mind two lots on High Street were purchased from Mr. Fahnestock for 5300. The first big building program got under way in 1857. Messrs. George and Henry Chritzman were awarded the contract to build the High Street School, cost to be 35,363 Prior to 1857 practically every house on High Street had served for school purposes. In 1858 borough schools were operating for all the youths of the town, including pupils whose parents F ma' Caste? resided in the borough, adopted children, indented apprentices, hired and bound servants. NOTICE Avi English schoolmastvr, Capable of Teaching the Matlieinzatics, is reunited iii Gc'ttysburg. None need apply zeitlzoat good I'CC0lll'lIlL'1lfd0fi07lS of lzis abilities in feacliinfg ana' moral coarluct. A large school can be made -up. Such au offer will be duly attentletl to by cz committee appointed for that purpose. ADAMS CENTINEL, February 22, 1803. THADDEUS STEVENS Thaddeus Stevens, the great statesman and Con- gressional leader lived in Gettysburg from 1816 to 1842. Although he was born in Vermont in 1792 and studied law at Dartmouth College, he practiced law in Gettysburg and was very active in the anti-Masonic movement locally and nationally. The name of his native county, Caledonia, was given to the iron furnace he founded on the road between Gettysburg and Charn- bersburg. "The Saviour of the Common Schools of Pennsyl- vanian deserves the gratitude of every resident of the Keystone State. WVhen Stevens made his classic speech in opposition to the repeal of the Common School Law of Pennsylvania in 1835, in the House of Representa- tives, he said "Take lofty ground-look beyond the narrow space which now circumscribes our vision- beyond the passing Heeting point of time on which we stand-and so cast our votes that the blessing of edu- catio11 shall be conferred on every son of Pennsylvania -shall be carried home to the poorest child of the poorest inhabitant of the meanest hut of your moun- tains, so that even he may be prepared to act well his part in this land of freedom, and lay on earth a broad and solid foundation for that enduring knowledge which goes increasing through increasing eternity." T HADDEU s STEVEN s The year before, the eloquent Stevens had made a memorable speech in defense of the Free Public School Act of 1834. At the same time he was serving as a member of Gettysburg's first school board. Wlien a group of men sought to obtain a charter for a new college, to be called Pennsylvania College of Gettysburg, Thaddeus Stevens was a member of that committee. When the future of the college was in grave doubt, because of poor financial support, it was Stevens who spoke for and assisted in getting an ap- propriation of 318,000 from the Pennsylvania State Legislature. Thaddeus Stevens was one of the most ardent advocates of the public school system in Pennsylvania. His argument was strong, his sarcasm, biting, He possessed an abundance of dry wit and his tongue cut like a razor. During his lifetime, his followers Could find no words strong enough to praise him, and his enemies, especially in the South, no language bitter enough to ridicule him. Although totally indifferent to fame and high office, Thaddeus Stevens has left his mark in Gettysburg and Adams Cou11ty. Stevens Hall on the Gettysburg College Campus, is named in his honor. LUTHERAN THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY In 1826 laws were approved and at the same time agents were appointed to collect contributions in the United States and Europe for the erection of the Sem- inary of the General Synod of the Evangelical Lu- theran Church in America. Choosing the place to build the Seminary was rather difficult-Hagerstown, Carlisle, Frederick and York all being considered along with Gettysburg. Weighiiig carefully all the advantages offered, the committee de- cided upon Gettysburg by unanimous vote. Dr. S. S. Schmucker, the first professor of the Sem- inary, was inaugurated as President on September 5, 1826, and among the ten subjects he taught were Greek, Hebrew, and Biblical interpretation. The first classes of the Seminary were held in the Adams County Academy building, at the southeast corner of Washingtoii and High Streets, where the Reuning families now reside. The Seminary began with S1,700, one professor, eight students and a small library. In two years the students increased from eight to twenty-three. A second professor was needed and hence Ernest I-Iazelius was inaugurated on September 29, 1830. Q K7 . Cx .E I W ' H. .'49?i' W 221m Cn- ' ,.,.,"" A il L i RARE TREAT FOR GETTYSBURGIANS On the IQII1 and 20271 of S0f7fL'llZff28l', ISII, G0ffyslmrg'ian.r were treated fo cl rare sight "A fling Eleplzantf' 25 reins fm' adults, children half price. NEWSPAPER ADVERTISEMENT The elephant is not only the largest and wisest animal in the world, but from a peculiar manner in which it takes its food and drink of every kind with its trunk, is acknowledged to be the greatest natural curiosity ever offered to the public. She will lie down and get up at command, she will draw the cork from a bottle and with her trunk, will manage it in such a manner as to drink its contents. She is eleven years old and measures upward to fifteen feet from trunk to tail, ICI1 feet around the body, and eight feet high. PERHAPS THE PRESENT GENERATION MAY NEVER AGAIN HAVE THE OPPORTUNITY OF SEEING AN ELEPHANT, AS THIS IS THE ONLY ONE IN AMERICA, AND THIS PERHAPS ITS LAST VISIT TO THESE PARTS. Five THE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE OF THE GETTYSBURG JOINT SCHOOL SYSTEM Mr. Ralph W. Guise, vice president: Mr. Emory A. Foxy Mr. Edward Eikerg Mr. Charles A. Vlfertg Mr. Glenn R. Trostleg Mr. John W. Woods: Mr. Raymond S. Scotty Mr. Paul M. Rohrbaugh, secretary, Dr. Ralph Nvickerham, president, Dr. Lloyd C. Keefauver, superintendent of schools. Not on picture: Mr. Raymond A. S1bert. GETTYSBURG JOINT SYSTEM MEMBERS OF THE BOARD OF EDUCATION CUMBIQRLAND FREEDOM Russell Durlnoraw, president John W. Woods, president B. W. Redding, vice president Mervin B. Bishop, vice president Emory A. Fox, secretary Raymond S. Scott, secretary Edward Eiker, treasurer Guy Gordon, treasurer Mrs. C. Stanley Hartman Sterling Stultz GETTYSBURG Paul M. Rohrhaugh, president George T. Raffensperger, vice president Mahlon P. Hartzell, secretary Gettysburg National Bank, treasurer Charles S. Black Ray Kitzniiller Mrs. Sydney J. Poppay Dr. Ralph D. Vlfickerhani Daniel VVolff H mn LAND STRABAN Ray F. F unt, president Ralph W. Guise, president Charles A. Wert, vice president Hugh C. McIlhenny, vice president Charles Lott, secretary Russell M. Spangler, secretary Glenn R. Trostle, treasurer Edgar VV. Weaner, treasurer Charles Cluck Raymond A. Sibert Six MEMBERS OF THE CLAss or 1950: A spirit of optimism is needed to urge you on- ward and upward. It gives you hope for the future, without which you despair and despairing, give up. Hence, I wish for each of you a generous quantity of the spirit of optimism. But be not blinded by your spirit of optimism, for dangers threaten not only the foundation of our Country, but also of civilization. These dangers can be diminished in proportion as you, as indi- viduals, are willing to do the right thing by your- self, by your fellowmen, and by your Creator. Space does not permit me to enumerate here the ideals and attitudes you should adopt to guide you on life's journey. Neither is it necessary that I should do so, for I am satisfied that you already know them. Wlietlier you practice them in your daily living is entirely in your hands. My hope is that you may be guided by what is decent and proper. L. C. KEEFAUVER MR. GUILE W. LEEEVER, B.S., MS. High School Principal DR. LLOYD C. KEEFAUNIER, AB., A.M., EDD. Szfperintendelrzt of Schools To THE CLASS OF 1950: You are completing your high school Work this year at a time when the nation's labor supply equals the demand. This will mean that employ- ment will be secured by those who have prepared themselves and are willing to do the job. Our philosophy will have to change from what belongs to me to what do I owe? Our nation does not owe us a living, rather, it owes us the privilege of earning a living for our- selves. VV hen each individual is willing to keep himself, many of our nation's problems will be solved. G. W. LEFEVER Seven EVA D. BOWER English I, English II JOHN P. CESSNA Physics, General Science, Algebra, Science Club, Cus- todian of Sound and Photo- graphic Equipment ROBERT C. DIEHL Bookkeeping I, Bookkeep- ing II, Commercial Arith- metic, School Treasurer GEORGE S. FORNEY Boys' Health and Physical Education, Athletic Coach FRED P. HAEHNLEN General Ma t h e in a t i c s, C h e ni i s t r y g Sophomore Class Adviser, Faculty Manager of Athletics, Fish- ing Club R. ROGERS HERR Science, Algebrag Junior High School Coach RICHARD D. KRICK Art EDWIN S. LONGANECKER English III g Instrumental Music, Drum Majorette Club BETTY N. BRANDON Business English, Typing, Bookkeeping Ig Mask and Wig, Dramatics Instructor, Dancing Club ROBERT D. FIDLER Problems of Democracy, World History, National Honor Society, Budget, Chess Club GEORGE GLENN, JR. Agriculture, Civics, F.F.A., Basketball Timer, Fresh- man Class Adviser ANNA B. HEINTZELMAN Latin, English II, Sopho- more Class Adviser, Maga- zine Sales Adviser HELEN R. KEEFAUVER Home Economics, F.H.A. Adviser first semesterj GERTRUDE B. LITTLE Shorthand, Retailing, Con- sumers' E c O n o m i c sg F.B.L.A., Play Tickets Ad- viser RUTH A. MCILHENNY English III, English IV, Student Council, Hobby Club SOPHIA MUCHA Home Economics, F.H.A. Adviser C second semesterj N. LOUISE RAMER American History, Guid- ance Counselor 5 Journalism Adviser, Maroon and Wliite Qeditorialj, Quill and Scroll ELMER H. SCHRIVER Agriculture 3 F.F.A. Ad- viser JACOB M. SHEADS American History, Civics, Senior Class Adviser, Bat- tlefield Club HOWARD G. SHOEMAKER World History, Civics, As- sistant Athletic Coach ALMA S. SULLo Librarian M. KATHRYN WAGAMAN School Nurse 5 Nursing Club RUTH M. lwUNDIS Typing, Senior Class Ad- viser, Maroon and Wliite Qbusinessj, Quill and Scroll EDITH P. REINHART Girls' Health and Physical Education, G.A.A. Adviser, Cheerleaders' Club, Junior Class Adviser RICHARD D. SHADE Vocal Music, High School Choir Director ROBERT E. SHEADS Biology, Junior Class Ad- viser RUTH A. SPANGLER French, Spanish, English Hg Cannon-Aid Adviser, National Honor Society FRED G. TROXELL Algebra, Geometry, Student Council, National Honor Society, Athletic Associa- tio1I Treasurer RUTH S. WIsLER English Ig Junior Red Cross Council, Freshman Class Adviser Famous Beyond the County's Borders ARIOUS countians made their influence fe-lt vq,,,f,fw,fe.l far beyond our southern Pennsylvania county. Even before there was a county ,QQ known as Adams, a woman's name, synony- mous with courage and fairness, was proudly mentioned by early settlers. Likewise, today we hail countians whose contributions are recognized far be- yond the borders of the county and state. Space per- mits us to recognize but five of them. EDWARD McPHERSON The name of McPherso11 has long been identified with the progressive growth of this county. The men- folk of the McPherson clan. wise and faithful public servants, have furthered the interests of the county and countians on numerous occasions. An illustrious son of this well-known family was Honorable Edward McPherson C1830-18955, who served his country, his state and his county, both in government and journalism. In the field of government he served as deputy commissioner of Internal Revenue, Clerk of the National House of Representatives, and Chief of the Bureau of Engraving and Printing. A mainstay in the Republican party, he served as editor of the Philadelphia. Press. Other editorial projects in- cluded the Handboole of Politics and the New York Tfribzmc Almanac. Although his duties frequently called him to New York, Philadelphia and Washington, Mr. McPherson came back as often as possible to his family and friends in Gettysburg, where he found relaxation from an arduous political life. MARY JEMISON Mary Iemison, born on the Atlantic Ocean in 1742, resided with her parents, two brothers and one sister at the head of Marsh Creek, in what is now known as Buchanan Valley, then a part of York County. When Mary was twelve, she was carried away from her home by the Indians who had massacred members of her family. Ten TQ? During her second year of captivity, Mary, now known as Deckewamis, since her adoption by the Indians. was married to a Delaware Indian, Sheninjee by name. In l759, Mary named her first-born child Thomas Jemison, i11 memory of her father. Her hus- band's death a few years later caused her deep sorrow. At the close of the French and Indian War, Mary could have returned to her white relatives and friends, since the victorious English were seeking to make this return possible. However, Mary refused the offer, claiming to prefer to live with the Indians who had shown her so much kindness and because she felt she could bring about a better understanding between the white race and the red by remaining with them. When Mary was twenty years of age, she married the fifty-five-year-old Seneca warrior, Hiokatoo. With him she lived happily for forty-eight years. Four daughters and two sons resulted from this marriage. Longevity seemed to mark this unusual marriage, Mary dying at the age of ninety-one and Hiokatoo at the age of one hundred three. A lovely statue has been erected to Mary Jemison's memory at St. Ignatius Church in Buchanan Valley by proud countians. Valley folks are happy to recall the sturdy pioneer girl, loved and respected by both white and red people. A similar statue has been erected to Mary Iemison at Letchworth State Park in the Iroquois Country of New York State in commemoration of her services i11 bringing about a mutual understanding between the two races. ELSIE SINGMASTER LEWARS One of the grand ladies now living in Gettysburg is Elsie Singmaster Lewars. Mrs. Lewars has been writ- ing novels a11d short stories for so many years right here in Gettysburg, that we unfailingly place her in the select group of well-known people. Countians are not too much concerned when "Miss Elsie" delves into our country's past history or lingers a while with the Pennsylvania Germans, for they know that the result will be a combination of good judgment, excellent English and interesting narrative. It is not unusual for Mrs. Lewars to use county events, county scenes and county people in her writ- ings. This she does with sympathy and understanding. The same fine spirit that puts such thoughts into print prompts her to participate unselfishly in such activities as the Lutheran Church, the Red Cross and the Adams County Library. DAVID WILLS David VVills was born in the year 1831, in Menallen township, a son of James Wills. David, a very aggres- sive young man, had his residence in a substantial, comfortable home on the southeast corner of the square of Gettysburg in 1863. This home was destined to be- come historically famous. It was to this house that President Abraham Lincoln came on November 18, 1863, by invitation of Mr. Wills. Today everyone knows that in one of Mr. Wills' bedrooms, finishing touches were put on a speech that was destined to be one of the masterpieces of its type in the English language. In addition to playing host to the president of the United States, Mr. Wills was a public-spirited man of great distinction. He was intensely interested in the establishment of a Soldiers' National Cemetery at Gettysburg, after he had done valiant civilian service in the trying days of July, 1863. After securing the help of Governor Curtin, he saw fit to further his ideas and secured others to help him put them into execu- tion. Moreover, it was l',ludge" Wills who personally invited Edward Everett, the acclaimed orator of the day, and Abraham Lincoln, the President of the United States, to speak at dedication exercises for the cemetery. A lawyer by profession, David W'i1ls served his town as burgess and his county as the first county super- intendent of schools. In the world of Finance, he served as a director of the Bank of Gettysburg. CHARLES MORRIS YOUNG Charles Morris Young, the famous landscape and portrait painter, was born in Adams County, not far from Gettysburg. Although Mr. Young is now resid- ing in Radnor, Pa., he spent much time in Gettysburg fifty or so years ago. Despite the fact that for art's sake he was called to Philadelphia or to Paris per- haps, he came back frequently to Gettysburg for a sojourn of several months and set to work in a rented studio. During these occasional visits, he put his brushes to work to portray on canvas well-known friends and familiar scenes. Under such circumstances he made the portrait of Honorable Edward McPherson, a copy of which appears on these pages. Fifty years ago Adams countians hailed the genius of Charles Morris Young and today local residents con- tinue to speak with pride of Mr. Young, whose paint- ings hang in many of the famed galleries of the world. GETTYSBURG'S FIRST AVIATOR Back in the good old days of Adams County our grandparents could readily recollect Gettysburg's first accom- plished aviator. Now, he was not a common aviator of the airplane of to- day, but of the first gas-filled balloon. It is related that this ambitious soul had paid fifty dollars to the man who was exhibiting this bit of aircraft for the privilege of standing in the basket of the balloon. After pondering over the situation the dissatisfied customer be- came angered at the fact that he was only allowed to stand in it. Then, act- ing on an impulse, he cut the cables which held the balloon stationary on the ground. Up, up, he went until he became a speck in the never-ending sky. Much to the amusement and amazement of the county, he and the balloon were discovered hours later in the neighboring county of York. . till! it Eleven Adams County Has A Glorious Past lama r4s Qiwwfsw as vi Q' 9 11111 f ' H 1 zsmswwusl RAYMOND FRANKLIN ALEXANDER "Ray" Agriculture Franklin High School, Frank- lin. W. Va., 1, 2, 3, F.F.A., 4. ARNOLD JAMES BEAMER "Arn" General NANCY ANN BENDER "Nancy" General Cannon-Aid, Maroon and White, 1, 2, 3, Mask and Wig. 4, G.A.A., 1, Choir, 2, 3, 4, Chorus, 2, 3, 4, Journalism, 1, 2, 33 Nursing, 4, Play Commit- tees, 1, 2, 3, 4. CATHERINE ELIZABETH BIGHAM "Kathy" Commercial Chorus, 2, Battlefield, 2, F.B.L.A., 33 0.0.C., 4. ELAINE DELORES ALTLAND "Elaine" General Maroon and Wliite, 2, G.A.A., 1, Z, 33 Chorus, 2, 3, Journal- ism, 1, 2, F.H.A., 4. NANCY LOUISE. BEEGLE "Nancy" Academic Emmitsburg High School, Ernmitsburg, Md., 1, 2, Cannon-- Aidg Maroon and White, 3, 45 Chorus, 4, Journalism, 3, 4. JOHN KENNETII BIESECKER "Charlie'l Agriculture Class Treasurer, 3, Student Representative of Athletic Board, 4, Chorus, Z3 Football, 1, 2, 3, 45 Basketball Cman- agerj, 2, 3, 4, Baseball, 1, 2, 3, F.F.A., 1, Z, 3 Cvice presidentj, 4 Cpresidentj. CAROLINE ALICE BOLLINGER "POdy" Commercial Cannon-Aid, Maroon and Wl1ite, 1, 2, 3 Ccirculation man- agerj, 4, Quill and Scroll, 43 Mask and Wig, 3, 4 Crecording secretaryj 3 Student Council, lg G.A.A., 1, 2, 3, 4, G.A.A. Cab- inet, 4 Cpresidentbg Chorus, 23 Party Club, 1, Leadersl, 3, "It's All in Your Head", "Beauty and the Beef", "Our Hearts VVere Young and Gay," Student Director: Play Committees, 1, 3, 4, Cheerleading, 1, 2, 3, 4. Top Row JAMES WILSON BRACEY "Short Circuit" Academic Cannon-Aid, Maroon and White, 1, 2, 3 Cbusiness managerb, 4, Quill and Scroll, 4g Mask and Wig, 45 Choir, 2, 4, Chorus, 23 Science, l, 2, 35 Chess Club, gg Play Committee, Z5 Band, 1, Z, 3g "Up to Your .ars." BARBARA LEE BREA M "Barb" Academic Cannon-Aid, G.A.A., 2, 3, 4: Choir, 2, 3, 43 Chorus, 2, 3, 4, Drum Majorette Club, 1, 2, 3, 4, Majorette. 1, 2, 3, 4 Cheadjg Orchestra, 23 "Up to Your Ears", National Honor Society. SARAH BEATRICE BRENNAN "Sarah" General Arendtsville High School, 13 F,B.L.A., 3, F.H.A., 2. 4. HELEN MARIE BRIDENDOLPH "Hootie" General Maroon and VVhite 3, 45 G.A.A., 2, 35 Journalism, 1, 2, 35 F.H.A., 4. Bottom Row DORIS LORI-ZTTA BUCHER 'iBucher" Commercial Cannon-Aid, Party, lg Etiquette, 25 F.B.L.A., 3, Dancing, 4. CLAIR WILLIAM BUCHER "Cur1y,y General Chess, 1, 35 Wrestling, Z3 Dancing, 49 Football, 1, 2, 3, 4, Baseball, 1, 2, 3, 4. NANCY ELIZABETI-I BUTT HNauCe'1 Academic Cannon-Aid, Mask and Wig, 3, 4, Student Council, 1, 2, 4, G.A.A., 1, 2, 3, 45 G.A.A. Cabinet Ctreasurerj g Choir, 2, 3, 43 Chorus, Z, 3, 4, Journalism 15 Play Committees, Z, 3, 4. IDA ELIZABETH CAREY "Ida" Commercial Battlefield, 1, 25 F.B.L.A., 3, 0.0.C., 4. Thirteen Adams Coun1'y's Courts Convene in Gettysburg Cimimzs VVILLIAM CASKEY "Charlie" Commercial Cannon-Aid, Battlefield, 1, Z, Football, l, Z, 3, 43 Basketball, l, 2, Track, 4. GENEYIHVE Lois CHAMBERLAIN "Jenny" Home Economics Chorus, l, Z, 3. 45 Music Club, lg Battlefield, 2g F.H.A., 1, 2, 3, 4. HARRY Woonkow COFFELT "Harry" Agriculture Cannon-Aid, Choir, 2, 3, 4: Chorus, 2, 3, 4: Track, 2, 3g Band, Z, 3, 4, Play Committees, 4. NORMA ANN COLEMAN "Pursey" Home Economics G.A.A., 2: Nursing Club, l, F.H.A., 1, 2, 3 Ctreasurerj, 4 Qtreasurerb. GERALDINE NlAE CASKEY "Jerry" Home Economics G.A.A., 13 Drum Majorette Club, 1, Z: Majorette, 1, Play Committees, 43 F.H.A., 4. N1ADlil.lNli CECILIA CHRIS MER "Chris" Academic Cannon-Aid, G.A.A., 1, 45 Mask and Wig, 4, Library Staff, l, Z, 3, 4: Party, lg Eti- quette, Z: Red Cross, 3, Danc- ing, 4, Play Committees, 1, 45 National Honor Society. HELEN KATHRYN COLE "Coley" Academic Cannon-Aid fco-advertising managerbg Maroon and Wliite. 4, Mask and Wig, 3, 4, Stu- dent Council, Z, 3, 4g G.A.A., l, Z, 3, 4, Red Cross Council, lg Journalism, 3, Nursing, 43 Play Committees, l, 2, 3, 4, "Up to Your Ears." CAROLYN Iiuaxia CONGLETON "Carolyn" Home Economics Van Etten Central School, Van Etten, N. Y., l, Z3 Orches- tra, 3, 43 F.H.A., 3, 4 fpresi- dentb. Top Row CHESTER STRATHER CORNWELL "Digger" Business Vocational Basketball, 1, 2, 3, 43 Baseball, 1, 2, 3, 4. Ross HARRY CROUSE "Ross" Agriculture Cannon-Aid Cbusiness managerjg Student Council, 3, 4 Cvice presidentj g Choir, 2, 3, 4, Chorus, 2, 3, 4, Track, 3: Band, 1, 2, 3, 4: Orchestra, 1, 2, 3, 4, F.F.A., 2, 3, 4 Ctreasurerbg National Honor Society. WANDA JUNE CURRENS "Wanda" Commercial-Academic Cannon-Aid, Maroon and White, 1, 2, 3 Cco-news editorb, 4, Quill and Scroll, 3, 4 Csecretary-treas- urerbg Mask and Wig, 43 Chorus 2, 33 Journalism, 1, 2, 3, 43 Play Committees, 4, National Honor Society. ICENNETH ORVILLE DEARDORFF "Kenny" Academic Cannon-Aid, Maroon and White, 4g Choir, Z3 Chorus, Z, Chess, 3, "Our Hearts Were Young and Gay", Football Manager, Z: Basketball, 1, 2, 3, 4, Track, 1, Baseball, 2, 3, 43 Band. 1, 2, 3, 4. Bottom Rozu JOHN PHILIP DEHAlXS "john" Academic Class Vice President, 1: Cannon-Aid, Maroon and White, 3 fco-sports editorl, 4, Quill and Scroll, 3, 4 fvice presidentjg Student Council, Z, 35 Choir, 2, 3, 4, Chorus, 2, 3, 43 Battlefield, 1, Journalism, 3, 4, "Our Hearts Were Young and Gayug Play Com- mittees, 4g National Honor Society. EM MA CATHERINE DILLON "Emmy" General Arendtsville High School, lg F.B.L.A., 35 F.H.A., Z, Play Committees, 4. CAROL JOAN DOLLY "Cal-01" Academic Cannon-Aid: Maroon and White, 1, G.A.A., 4: Choir, Z, 3, 43 Chorus, 2, 3, 4, Journalism, lg Drum Majorette, 23 Nursing, 4, Band, 1, 2, 3, 4, Play Com- mittees, 4, National Honor Society. RICHARD E. DOLLY 'tDiCk" Agriculture F.F.A., 2. Fifteen Adams County Is Proud of Its Government, Schools and Churches DOLORIZS JANE DRACHA 'lIanie" Commercial Cannon-Aid, Maroon and White, 4: G.A.A., 1, Z, 3, 4, Mask and Wig, 4, G.A.A. Cabi- net Cvicc presiclentbg Chorus, Z, 3: Party, 1, Dancing, Z3 Leaders', 3, "Our Hearts Were Young and Gay", Cheerleading, 1, 2, 3, 43 Play Committees, 1. VIOLIQT VIRGINIA ENGLEBERT' "Enkie" Commercial Chorus, 4, Drum Majorette, 13 Etiquette, 2, LCHdE1'S,, 3, Dancing, 43 Play Committees, 4. Yvoxxc ADRIENNE FORRY "Bonnie" Academic Class secretary, 3, Choir, 2, 3, 45 Chorus, 2, 3, 4, Red Cross Council, 4. NICKEI' GEORGE "Nickey" Commercial Cannon-Aid, Maroon an d White. 2, 3, 45 Quill and Scroll, 4: G.A.A., 1, 2, 3, 4: G.A.A. Cabinet, 4, Chorus, 2, 3, Party, 1 3 Leaders', 3g Play Committees, 45 F.H.A., 1. WILLIABI NIAURICE DURBORAVV "Bill" Agriculture Student Council, 3, Choir, 4g Chorus, 43 Band, 2, 3, 4, F.F.A., 1, 2, 3, 4 Csecretaryjg "Up to Your Ears." HELEN LOUISE FELIX "Helen" Commercial F.B.L.A., 4. CARMEN MIRIALI FRANCO "Miriam" Academic Shrimer Jr. High School, ja- maica, N. Y., 1, G.A.A., 2, 3, 43 G.A.A. Cabinet, 4, Mask and Wig, 4, Play Committees, 4. EUGENIA S. HAEIKNLEN "Jeannie" Academic Cannon-Aidg Maroon and White, 1, 2, 3 Cco-news editorj, 4, Quill and Scroll, 3, 4, Mask and Wig, 43 G.A.A., 1, 2, 3, 4, G.A.A. Cabinet, 4, Choir, Z, Chorus, 2, 33 Journalism, 1, 2, 3, 4, Play Committees, 1, 2, 3, 43 "Beauty and the Beef", Cheerleading, 1, 2, 3, 43 Na- tional Honor Society. Top Row CHARLES KENNETH HARNER "Charlie" General Maroon and White, 1, 2, 3, Battlefield, 1, 2, Track, 1, 2, 3, 4. GLENN HOWARD HARNER "Benjamin" Commercial, 1, 2 Agriculture, 3, 4, Battlefield, 1, Science, 29 F.F.A., 3, 4. PAUL ALFRED HARNER "Whitey" Academic Emmitsburg High, 1, 2, Cannon-Aid Ccirculation managerj 3 Maroon and White, 4, Student Council, 43 Basketball, 3. ROBERT CLINTON HARTLEY "Bob" Academic Science, 15 Wrestling, Z. Bottom Row VERA MAE HEILI "Vera" Commercial-Home Economics Drum Majorette Club, 1. PHYLLIS ELOISE HERRING "Phy11" Commercial G.A.A., 1, 2, 3, 4, Choir, 45 Chorus, 4, Drum Ma- jorette Club, 1, Z, 3, 4, Drum Majorette, 1, 2, 3, 43 Play Committees, 4. KENNETH ECKERT HESS HKU," General Chess, 3, F.F.A., 1, 2. THOMAS MCCREA HESS "Tom" General Chess, 1, 3, 4, Wrestling, 2, Football, 1, 2, 3. Seventeen Adams County Has Loyal Citizens - iiiemmr 1 emma was mw1'g.w .f w assmniisuwmaea lX'lARY LOUISE HUFF l'Whiz" Commercial G.A.A., 1, Drum Majorette Club, lg Etiquette, 2. LAWRENCE LIN N KEPNER "Kep" General Fairfield High School, lg Battlefield, Zg Band, Z, 3, 43 Basketball, 2, "Up to Your Ears." BETTY LOUISE liETT'ERM AN "Ket" Commercial Cannon-Aid, G.A.A., 1, 2, 3, 4: Mask and Wig, 4, Red Cross Council, 1, 3 Csecretaryj, 45 Battleheld, 2: Chorus, 2, Play Committees, 4. C11ARL15s RICHARD KITZMILLER "Kitz" Commercial Battlefield, 1, Z, Football, 1, 2, 3, 4 Chonorary captainlg Baseball. 2, 3, Basketball, 1, 2. EILEEN KATH LEEN KANE "Linky" Academic Notre Dame of Maryland, lg Cannon-Aid, Maroon and White, 2, 3 Ceo-feature editorj, 4, Quill and Scroll, 3, 4, Mask and W'ig, 2, 3, 43 National Thespians, 3, 4, G.A.A., 2, 3, 4: Journalism, Z, 3, 43 Play Committees, Z, 3, 4g "A Date With Judyug "Beauty and the Beefug Band fMascot Leaderl, 3, 4, National Honor Society. ALEX MARLIN KESSEL "Kess" Agriculture Cannon-Aidg Choir, 2, 3, 43 Chorus, Z, 3, 4, Fishing, 4, "Our Hearts Were Young and Gay", Basketball, lg Track, 1, 3, 43 F.F.A., 1, 2. BETTY MAE KIME "Betty" Commercial Cannon-Aid, Chorus, 2, 3, 4. DOROTHY PAULTNE KLINEFELTER "Dotty" Commercial Cannon-Aidg G.A.A., 1, 2, 3, 43 G.A.A. Cabinet, 4: Chorus, 2, 4, Choir, 4, Drum Majorette Club, 1, 2, 3, 43 Play Commit- tees, 45 Drum Majorette, 1, 2, 3, 4. TOP Row Bottom Row EDWINA LUCILLE LAWVER ROBERT HENRY ZKRICK "Eddie" Academic Cannon-Aid, Mask and Wig, 3, 4, National Thes- IAM 1 U u 0 C Academic pians, 4, G.A.A., 1, Choir, 2, 3, Chorus, 2, 3, Party, Choir, 2, Chorus, Z, Dancing, 4, Track, 1, Basket- 19 Nufsillgi 43 Library Staff, 1, 25 Play Committees, ball, 1, 2, 3, 4, Football, 1, 2, 3, 4 Cmanagerj. 1, 3, 4. ALFRED LEROY LEVAN "AME " G I LEO H. KUHN e mera H ,, Choir, 2, 3, 4, Chorus, 2, 3, 4, Science, 1, Chess, 4, Pete General Play Committees, 1, Band, 1, 2, 3, 4. Battlefield, 1, Chess, 2, 3, 4, Track, 1, Basketball, 1, 2, 3, 4, Football, 1, 3, 4. DOROTHY ARLENE LEWIS "Louie" Academic Cannon-Aid, Maroon and Wliite, 1, 2, 4, Student Council, 3, Mask and Wig, 1, 2, 3 Ccorresponding sec- . retaryj, 4, National Thespiaus, 1, 2, 3, 4, G.A.A., 1, HKUIUPICU Commercial 2, 3, 4, G.A.A. Cabinet, 4 Csecretaryjg Choi? Z,I3, . M H Chorus, 2, 3, Journalism, 1, Play Committees, , " t's Chess, 1' 21 Baseball, 25 UP to Your Ears' All in Your Head", "A Case of Springtime", "Our Hearts Were Young and Gay": "Up to Your Ears", Band, 1, 2, 3, 4. JAMES WAYNE KUMP WILLIAAI ANTHONY KUMP BARBARA ANN LITTLE "Bill" Agriculture "Skip" General Arendtsville High School, 1 , F.F.A., 2, 3, 4. G,A,A,, 1, 4, Nineteen Adams County-the Scene of Civil War's Turning Point fwfr: saws. f , we fixwso- is . V x tsfswvm 5, .- . -J ff tmwxmux SIDNEY MARE LocK "Sidney" Academic Stamp, 1, 3. JEWELLE IMOGENE Lowa "J udyu Commercial Cannon-Aid, Party, 1, Eti- quette, Zg F.B.L.A., 4. Rosa MARIE MCI NTYR15 "Mad, Commercial G.A.A., Z, 3, Chorus, 2, Party, 1, Leaders', 3. T Il Honours WILLIAM NFIQENRICK "Ted" Academic Class Secretary, Z, Class Treasurer, 4, Cannon-Aid, Maroon and White 2, 3 Cco- sports editorj, 43 Quill and Scroll, 3, 4 Cpresidentjg Mask and Wig, 45 Battlefield, 1, 2, Stamp, 3g Journalism, 4g Play Committees, 4, Baseball, 49 Na- tional Honor Society. JACQUELYN ANN LONG 'tJackie" Academic Cannon-Aid, Maroon and White, 1, 2, 3 Ceditor-in-chiefl. 45 Quill and Scroll, 3, 45 Mask and Wig, 2, 3, 4 Ctreasurerjg National Thespians, 4, Student Council, 2, G.A.A., 1, 2, 3, 45 Chorus, 2, 3, Library Staff, lg Journalism, 1, 2, 3, 43 Play Committees, 1, 2, 3, 4, National Honor Society. JUNE ELEANORA MCDANNELL "June" Commercial Library Statif, 1, F.B.L.A., 4. JANET ELIZABETH MCKI-:NNW "Jan" Academic Cannon-Aid Cco-editorj 5 Ma- roon ancl White, 1, 2, 3, 45 Quill and Scroll, 4, Mask and Wig, 4, G.A.A., 1, 2, 3, 4, G.A.A. Cabinet, 43 Chorus, 2, Red Cross Council, 25 Journalism, 1, 3, Play Committees, 1, 2, 3, 4. JEANNE Joyce, MARTIN "Joyce" Academic Cannon-Aid Cco-advertising managerbg Maroon and White, 3 fgirls' sports editorD, 4, Mask and Wig, 3, 45 National Thes- pians, 3, 4g Student Council, 2, 4, G.A.A., 1, 2, 3, 4, G.A.A. Cabinet, 45 Party, 13 Dancing, Z5 Leaders', 3, Play Commit- tees, 3, 43 "Beauty and the Beef", "Our Hearts Were Young and Gay", National Honor Society. l Top Row HAROLD DERONDE NIELLAS "HHCldY,' Commercial Football, 1, Z, Baseball, lg Battlefield, 1. CAROLINE JOYCE MILLER "Carol" Commercial G.A.A.. 1, 2, 3, 4, Drum Majorette Club, 1, 2, 3, 4g Chorus, 2, 43 Drum Majorette, 1, 2, 3, 45 Play Com- mittees, 4. DAVID WAYNE MILI.ER I "Dave" General Movie and Slide Projector, 3, 4, Battlefield, l, 2, Stamp, 1, Fishing, 4. HAROLD EUGENE MILLER "Harold" Agriculture Football, 2, 33 Track, 1, 25 F.F.A., 1, 2, 3, 4. Bottom Row JOSEPH ALFRED MILLER "Joe" Agriculture F.F.A., 1, 2, 3, 4. PAUL EDWARD MILLER "Eddie" Commercial Football, 1, 3, 45 Basketball, 1, 3, Track, 1, 2, 3, Battlexield, 1, 2. PAULINE EDNA MILLHIBIES "Polly" Commercial G.A.A. Cabinet, 4, G.A.A., 1, 2, 3, 45 Red Cross Council, lg Dancing, 2, Leaders', 35 Play Commit- tees, 1, CHARLES WILLIAM MORITZ "Moritz" Agriculture Track Cmanagerj, 1, 2, 3, 4g F.F.A., 1, Z, 3, 4. Twenty-one Adams Counfy's Industries Are Varied and Reliable ROBERT CHESTER MOSER "Bob" Commercial Mask and Wig, 1, 2 Cvice presidentb, 3, 4 Cpresidentj 5 Choir, Z, 33 Chorus, 2, 35 Stamp, 1 5 Red Cross Council, 3, 4, Ma- roon and White, 3, 4, "A Case of Springtime" 5 "Beauty and the Beef", "Our Hearts Were Young and Gay", "Up to Your Ears"g Play Committees, 1, 2. 3, 43 National Thespians, 2, 3. 4, National Honor Society. D01i0T'HY MARGARET MUSSELMAN "Dottie" Commercial G.A.A., 1, 2, 3, 4g Drum Majorette Club, 1, 2, 3, 43 Drum Majorette, 1, Z, 3, 4, Play Com- mittees, 4. , GEORGE ELLIS MUSSELBIAN "George" Agriculture F.F.A., 1, Z, 3 Csentinelj, 4, Play Committees, 4. LLOYD GEORGE MYERS SANDRA MARLENE MUBIPER "Sandy" Academic G.A.A., 1, 2, 3, 4, Party, 13 Leaders', 2, Nursing, 4. EVELYN ANN MUSSELMAN "Evie" Commercial Fairfield, 13 F.H.A., Z, 3, 4, Play Committees, 4, "Up to Your Ears." MARIAN LOUISE MUSSELMAN "Mim" General G.A.A. Cabinet, 4, G.A.A., 1, Z, 3, 43 Choir, 2, 35 Chorus, Z, 35 Band, 1, 2, Journalism, 1, Leaders', 3, Play Committees, 2, 3, 4. MARTIN LUTHER MYERS "George" Academic "Marty" Agriculture Fairfield, 1 3 Cannon-Aid, Baseball, 3, 45 Wrestling, 2, Chess, 4. Football, 1, 2, 3, 4, Basket- ball, 2, 4g Track, 1, 2, 3, 4, Wrestling, Z. Top Raw ROXANNA MAE PALMER UROXYH Academic G.A.A. Cabinet, 4g G.A.A., 1, 2, 3, 4, Chorus, 2, 3, Party, 1, Z, Leaclers', 3, Nursing, 4. GAILYA LENORE PEPPLE "Gailya" Home Economics Cannon-Aid, 45 F.H.A., 1, 2, 3, 45 Play Commit- tees, 4. SARA ELIZABETH TEMPLE POPPAY "Sally" General G.A.A., 1, 2, F.H.A., 1, 2 Ctreasurerjg Choir, 25 Chorus, 25 Drum Majorette Club, 1, 2, 3, Drum Illflajosrette, 1, 2, 3, 4, Nursing, 4, Play Committees, 2, . - JOHN DAVID RAFFENSPERGER, IR. "Ralf" Academic Maroon and Wliite, 2, 3, Mask and Wig, 3, 4g Choir, 2, 3, 43 Chorus, 2, 3, 45 Band, 1, 2, 3, 4, "Beauty and the Beef", "Our Hearts Were Young and Gay", Play Committees, 1, 3, 4g National Thespians, 4. Bottom Row GLENN RICHARD REAVER "Dick" Agriculture F.F.A., 1, 2, 3, 4. ROBERT LESLIE SACI-IS "Socks" Academic Class President, 1, 2 5 Cannon-Aid, Student Council, 1, 2, 3 Cvice presidentj, 4 Cpresidentl 3 Football, 1, 2, 3, 4, Basketball, 1, 2, 3, 4, Baseball, 1, 2, 3, 43 Choir, Z, Chorus, 2, 3, Band, 1, National Honor Society. CLAIR FRANCIS SANDERS "Moose" Commercial Red Cross Council, 2. BARBARA ANN SAUNDERS "Babs" Commercial-Home Economics G.A.A., 1, F.H.A., 3, Choir, 2, 33 Chorus, 2, 3. Twenty-three Adams CounTy's Highways and Byways Are Beauty Spots BETTY LoU1sE SEIBERT "Bettyl' Academic Class Treasurer, 23 Class Vice President, 4, Cannon-Aid Cco-editorj 3 Student Council, 1, Z, G.A.A., 1, Z, 3, 43 Choir, 2, 3, 45 Chorus, 2, 3, 4, Party, 15 Library Staff, 1, 2, National Honor Society. WARD STANTON SHIELDS "Ward" Agriculture Track, 23 Stamp, lg Wres- tling, Z. JOSEPH LAWRENCE SHOWERS "Joe" Commercial Arendtsville, lg F.F.A., 1, 2g Chess, 3. WILMER RHODES SHR1vER "Pooney" Commercial Football, 3, 4, Track, 3, 4g Battlefield, Z, Science, 35 Fish- ing, 4. ,,.. . , A H Y i i i -K Q CHARLES SHEALER "Skip" Commercial Class Treasurer, 1, Basket- ball, 1g Track, lg Battlefield, 13 Play Committees, 4. CLAIR HARTMAN S HINDLEDECKER "Clair" Commercial Stamp, 1. MARY LOUISE SHRIVER l "Mary Louise" Commercial Class Secretary, 45 Cannon- Aidg Maroon and White, 2, 3, 4, Student Council, 2, Chorus, 2, 3, Journalism, 2, F.B.L.A., 35 Play Committees, 4. ANNA MARGARET SHRYOCK l'Ann" Academic Cannon-Aid, Maroon and White, 1, 2, 3 Cco-feature edi- torj, 43 Journalism, 1, 2, 3, 45 "Beauty and the Beef", Play Committees, 1, 2, 3, 45 National Thespians, 3, 43 Quill and Scroll, 3, 4g National Honor Society. Top Row ANNABELLE ELIZABETH SITES "Annabelle" Home Economics Fairfield, 1, 2, F.H.A., Z, 3, 4, Band, 2, 35 Play Committees, 4. JOHN VVILLIAM SITES "Bill" General Student Council, 2, 3, 4, Chess, 3, 4. THOMAS EUGENE SITES HTOUIU Commercial F airfield, 1. RALPI1 WALDO SITLER "Waldo" General Choir, 3, 4, Chorus, 3, 43 Band, 1, 2, 3, 4, Battle- field, 1, 2, Jr. Historians, 4. Bottom Row HELEN DOLORES SMITH l'Dorty" Academic Cannon-Aid, G.A.A., 1, Choir, 2, 4, Science, 1g Red Cross Council, 1 5 Dancing, 4 3 Play Committees, 1, 4. EDNA MARY SMITH "Edna" Commercial ANNA ALVERTA SNIDER "Annie" Commercial Cannon-Aid, G.A.A. Cabinet, 43 G.A.A., 1, 2, 3, 43 Chorus, 2, 3, 4, Drum Majorette Club, 1, 2, 3, 4, Drum Majorette, 1, 2, 3, 45 Play Committees, 4. ROBERT MARTIN SORENSON 4'Gover1Ior" Academic Woodrow Wilsoii, New Jersey, 1, 2, 3 Ciirst halfjg Chorus, 45 Science, 4. Twenty-five Adams Counfy's Fruit ls World Famous CARROLL DEAN SPENCE RALPH DELROY SPENCE, "Spark" Agriculture "Lefty" Commercial Arendtsville, lg F.F.A., l, 2, Arendtsville, 15 Cannon-Aid, 3, 4. Student Council, 33 F.F.A., 1. PATRICIA ANN STEVENS CATHERINE LUCILE, STERNER tfpatn Commercial "Cathy" Commercial Cannon-Aid, Maroon and Cannon-Aid, Journalism, lg Wllltef Zf 3v 43 Qulu and Scroll, Red Cross Council, 35 F.B.L.A., 45 Mask and Vvlg' 45 G-A-A-1 15 Chorus, 3, 4, Iournahsm, 1, 2, 3, 45 Play Committees, 1, 3, 4. 4, Play Committees, 3. JOAN' PAULINE STOCK BETTY JANE STOTLER U ' U C ' 1 Joame Ommercla "Stot" Commercial G.A.A., 1, 3, 4, Choir, 43 , Chorus, 3, 45 Drum Majorette G-A-A-i llloumahsmv 15 Red Club, 1' 2, 3, 45 Drum Majorettey Cross Council, 2, 3, 43 Chorus, 3. 1, 2, 3, 43 Play Committees, 4. AIILDRED ALETHA STOVER EVELYN GRACE STULTZ "Smokey" Commercial .IEVie,, General Maroon and Wliite, 2, 3: , . . - GAA., 1, 3, 4, Baud, 1, 2, 3, 4g - NIA" 3' Chorus' 2' Nurs . in Journalism, 2, 3. g' I Top Row MARY JOANNE TAXVNEY 'lMary Io" Academic Cannon-Aid, Maroon and WVhite, 3, 43 G.A.A., lg Mask and Wig, 2, 3, 4, Red Cross Council, 1, 2 Ctreas- urerj, 3, 4 Cpresidentj 3 Play Committees, 1, 2, 3, 4: Quill and Scroll, 4. DOROTHY Lois TAYLOR "Dot" Commercial Cannon-Aid, Leaders', 35 F.B.L.A., 4g Play Com- mittees, 4. CAROLYN ANITA THOMAS "Carolyn" Home Economics Cannon-Aidg G.A.A. Cabinet, 3, G.A.A., 1, 2, 3, 4, F.H.A., 1 Csecretaryj, 2, 3 Csecretaryj, 43 Play Com- mittees, 2, 4. BERNARD LEROY TOPPER "Bud" Agriculture F.F.A., 2, Battlefield, 1. Botfonl. Row REUBEN CLARENCE WADDELL "Rube" Agriculture F.F.A., 1, 2. ROBERT FRANCIS WALTER "Bohn Commercial Cannon-Aid, Football, 13 Battlefield, 1, Wrestling, 23 Chess, 4. DOROTHY ELLEN WAYBRIGHT "Dotty" Academic Cannon-Aid 5 Maroon and Wliite, 1, Z, 3, 43 Student Council, 3 Ctreasurerj, 43 G.A.A., 1, 2, Choir, 3, 43 Chorus, 2, 3, 4, Journalism, 1, 2, 3, Play Committees, 4. JAY LEWIS WAYBRIGHT "Jakie" Agriculture F.F.A., 1, 2, 3, 4g "Beauty alld the Beefug Play Com- mittees, 4, Mask and Wig, 4. Twenty-sezfen ngqef Adams County Faces the Future With Confidence GLORIA JANE WEBER A'Shorty" Commercial-Home Economics Arencltsville, 13 F.H.A,, 2, 3, 43 Battleheld, 23 0.0.C., 3, 43 Play Committees, 4. IRENE CATHERINE WETZEL "Irene" Commercial Choir, 23 Chorus, 2, 33 Lead- ers', 33 F.B.L.A., 4. BETTY MAE WITHEROW "Betty" Commercial G.A.A., 1, 3, 43 Choir, 3, 4g Chorus, 2, 3, 43 Nursing, 43 Play Committees, 1, 4. LAURA BESSIE WITHEROW "Tootie" Home Economics G.A.A., 1, 2, 3, 43 F.H.A., 1, 2, 3, 43 Play Committees, 43 "Up to Your Ears." DONALD FRANCIS WEIKERT fx Reds" General Fairfield, 1 3 Baseball, 4. NINA JUNE WILLIAMS "Nina" Academic Class Vice President, 23 Class President, 3, 4g Cannon-Aidg Student Council, 1, 3, 43 G.A.A., 1, 2, 3, 43 Choir, 2, 3, 43 Chorus, 2, 3, 43 Journalism, 13 "Our Hearts Were Young and Gay"3 Play Committees, 1, 4 3 National Honor Society. JANE LOUISE WITHEROW "Guinea" Commercial Cannon-Aid 3 Maroon and White, 3, 43 Chorus, 2, 33 Journalism, 23 F.B.L.A., 33 Dancing, 4 3 Play Committees, 4. JEAN ELIZABETH WOLFE "Jeanie" Academic Cannon-Aid3 Maroon and White, 1, 2, 3, 43 Student Coun- cil, 23 G.A.A., 1, 43 Choir, 2, 4g Chorus, 2, 3, 43 Journalism, 1, Z, 3g Nursing, 4g "Our Hearts Were Young and Gay"g Play Committees, 1, 43 Quill and Scroll, 4g Mask and Wig, 43 Harrisburg Patriot Reporter, 3, 4 3 National Honor Society. JOAN MARIE WoI.F12 "Sis" Commercial G.A.A., l, 2, 3, 4, Nursing, 4, Play Committees, 4. VVILLIAM LEWIS WOLFGANG "Louie" Academic Choir, 2, 3, 43 Chorus, 2, 3, 45 Chess, l. BRYANT WILLIAM WORTZ "Bryant" Academic Fairfield, 15 Basketball, lg Baseball, 2, 3, 4, Wres- tling, 2. Claw COIOVS ,... ...... B lue and Gold Class flower ...... ,,,,I.......... , ....,. , ..,,.,... , ....... Y ellow Rose C105-Y MONO ....,.. ,..-., A fter the Battle Comes the Reward Twen ty-uin c Thirty OUR CLASS ADVISERS When we turn back the pages of memory's book, we shall review from time to time the chapter in which are recorded the events of our high school days. School friends and teachers will undoubtedly provide the personal element that makes such reminiscences enjoyable. Two of the leading hgures in this unwritten record of real people will be Miss Mundis and Mr. Sheads. Wfe shall be reminded that Dame Fortune smiled upon us, when she gave to us two such grand persons to bear with us in all our under- takings, From inexperienced First year students to experienced seniors having the graduation goal in sight, we knew where to go. Both of them were ready to advise us, work with us, and best of all encourage us, when our faint hearts were inclined to weaken. Many of the lessons learned from books will grow dim or vanish completely from our book of memories, but the inspiring example of Miss Mundis and Mr. Sheads will ever remain clear and true, and suggest to us the numerous ways that we can be helpful to others. CANNON-AID HEADS y First row: Joyce Martin, janet Mclienney, Betty Seibert, Helen Cole. Sccorzd row: Paul Harner, Ross Crouse. SENIOR MEMBERS OF THE STUDENT COUNCIL First row: Nancy Butt, joyce lXfIartin, Nina VVillian1s, Dorothy Vylaybright, Helen Cole. Second row: john Sites, Paul Hafner, Rob- ert Sachs, Ross Crouse. SENIOR CLASS OFFICERS First row: Betty Seibert, Nina VVillian1s, Mary Louise Shriver. Second row: Ted Mclienriclc, Kenneth Bie- seclcer Cathletic representativej. MAROON AND WHITE HEADS First row: Caroline Bollinger, Eugenia Haehnlen, Jackie Long, VVancla Currens, Anna Shryock. Second row: John DeHaas, Eileen Kane, Ted MCKenrick. 'I'hirfy-one MID-CENTURY MEDLEYS RAYMOND ALEXANDER-Our W'est Virginia mate, turns his eyes toward farming. Movies and ice cream are tops for Ray, but down to the bottom go stuck-up girls and smart-alec boys. ELAINE ALTLAND-A future telephone operator, she comes forth with, "check that!" Elaine detests stuck-up girls and ill-mannered boysg but dancing, macaroni, cheese and long fingernails win her favor. ARNOLD BEAMER-Hoping to be a state police- man, Arnie says, "How about that!" While red con- vertibles catch his eye, stuck-up girls and speed tests Hoor him. NANCY BEEGLE-Um, um, did someone mention fried chicken and spaghetti? Dancing, bowling, skating, and hunting really rate with this future coed. Maryland says, "You tell 'emg I stutterf' English speeches and Mountain William Music? ? KENNETH BIESECKER-His plans include either the fruit industry or the grocery business. In ag. class Kenny exclaims, "What, no movies!" For his likes, mark down French fries, 'ferstersf' cheese and olives. CATHERINE BIGHAM-Kathy favors movies, sports a11d hamburgers loaded with onions. When she says, "Oh, my wordlu she might be vexed with a girl who smokes, or a person inclined toward snobbishness. CAROLINE BOLLINGER-A future private sec- retary, Pody adores chocolate cake and swimming, but detests anklets with heels and conceited people. Our cheerleader ejaculates, "Oh, my word!" JAMES BRACEY-"Short Circuit," a future baker, is heard to say, "You don't know, do you?" W'ith likes ranging from French fries to sleeping, Jim really loathes waiting for late dates. BARBARA BREAM-A music teacher-to-be, Barb has her bags packed for W'est Chester. 'LI know what you mean," may suggest a fondness for carefree peo- ple, music and fried chicken or a dislike for gossipers. SARAH BRENNAN-Sarah aspires to beauty cul- ture training. People who eat in the movies and park gum on desks cause her to say, "Holy cowl" Boston cream pie tops her list. HELEN BRIDENDOLPH-"Hootie" hoping to say, "Number please!" now exclaims, "Do you know what?" Giving precedence to hamburgers and cokes, she likes to cook, but dislikes to read and wait for tardy people. Thirty-two DORIS BUCHER-Doris delights in sports, music and hard pretzels but objects to folks who are con- ceited and late for appointments. "Holy cow !" is often said by this future secretary. WILLIAM BUCHER-Curley, a future fruit grower, chimes forth with "Watch that stuff!" Bill likes sports immensely, but objects to "Big wheels" and the smell of onions. NANCY BUTT-"Oh, horrors l" exclaims Nance, "a chemistry experiment to rewrite." Besides she has a definite like for cokes and chocolate ice cream. IDA CAREY-Delighting in movies, cherry ice cream and angel cake, Ida shuns conceited persons and girls who smoke. "Gee whiz!" is often said by a future secretary or telephone operator. CHARLES CASKEY-"Charlie" frowns when there is a homework assignment made for Monday classes. "All meat and no potatoes" is often quoted by this fellow who is made happy by good food and the public square of Fairfield. GERALDINE CASKEY-"Doesn't that jar your slats ?" says Gerry. Football games and popular music please her, but stuck-up people and book reports dis- please her. GENEVIEVE CHAMBERLAIN-This future "WAVE" or clerk asks, "Are you kidding?" Gennie relishes cream and sugar with her strawberries, but objects to stuck-up people. MADELINE CHRISMER-This popcorn lover drools at the suggestion of T-bone steaks, typing and basketball games. "Darn it l" utters Chris, whose future is in civil service work. HARRY COFFELT-Objecting to wearers of clodhoppers and overalls, Harry swoons at the thought of pretty girls, banana splits and roller skat- ing. "Smile, when you say that!" says this operator of a '36 Plymouth. HELEN COLE-Having been hit by cupid's dart, Helen plans to be a housewife. "Wl1o'd ever thought it!" comes from our friend who likes dancing and fried chicken as much as she dislikes apple polishers and anklets with pumps. NORMA COLEMAN-Here we have one enthu- siastic over sports, music and fried chicken. When "Pursey" says "By golly!" she wants less homework and fewer English speeches. 4 V l MEMURIES Top row-Teachers first-Yea, Mole !-Putt! Putt !-Chum !-Bashful type. Second row-Dancing on the "Midway,'-Hi! Third row-How does that look ?-Freshman picnic-Reminder of M ocBeth. Fourth row-Bravo ! Bravo !-Check Harry-Our H earts VVere Young and Gay. Fifth row-Smile, Quill and Scroll-The energetic type-Three balls, two P strikes . Thirty-three More About Schools AN OLD COUNTY SCHOOL any record was established at Christ Church M L m Union township about 1747 All the teach , .. ' ' ing was done in German. Reverend Michael Schlatter, a missionary to this country, taught in the school. The teacher of the school also served as the pastor of Christ Church. HE earliest county school of which there is 1 DOBBIN HOUSE The Dobbin House on Steinwehr Avenue. familiarly known as the "Old Stone House," is the oldest house in Gettysburg. Built in 1776 by Reverend Alexander Dobbin, it has been converted into an excellent museum with exhibits dating from colonial days as well as some of the present time. Having lived on a farm close to Gettysburg for three years, the thirty-year-old Scotch-Irish preacher of the Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church had the large stone house built on the outskirts of the little town. From 1776 to 18101 he maintained one of the first classical schools and theological seminaries west of the Susquehanna River and from the school went forth a number of youths to Dickinson College at Carlisle for further study. Among the classics that the Reverend Dobbin taught were Latin, Greek and Theology. Inasmuch as Mr. Dobbin forsook teaching for preaching. others operated the school for a period of twenty or so years. In addi- tion to housing a school, the house once served as a tavern, a church and later as a hospital during the battle days in 1863. There are twelve large rooms and a spring room in the old house. The wood used is mainly oak. There are chairs, boards, mantels, oaken partitions, twenty-inch walls, and doors on hinges handmade by the black- smith. The rafters are made of hewn logs. Some of the joists beneath the first floor are still covered with bark. There are unsealed ceilings and a stairway with an old-fashioned banister. The house boasts of seven tire- places. All this is in an excellent state of preservation, with a spring of sparkling water flowing through the flag- stone floor of the kitchen. Orations: The Students of the Rev. Alexander Dobbin heartily solicit the Public to favor them with their attendance, at Gettysburg, on Tuesday. the 12th of May next, where they hope to enter- tain them with some short DISCOURSES on Thirty-four CNQD interesting and amusing subjects-To begin at half past 10 olclock, a.m. April 29, 1801 Students A School-The Public are respectfully informed that at School has opened in Gettysburg, Baltimore Street, in which School Con moderate termsj will be taught Sewing, Flowering, etc. In the conduct of thc school, thc utmost attention will be paid to accuracy, and expedition in the pnpils progress, by Anne Carry Gettysburg, May 4, 1801. CThese advertisements appeared in the ADAMS CENT1N1sL.J PENNSYLVANIA COLLEGE OF GETTYSBURG Privately owned schools in Gettysburg were not un- common in the early 1S00's. Educators had various ob- jectives in their training programs. But no individual was more zealous than Samuel S. Schmucker, the first professor of the Lutheran Theological Seminary. De- scribed as the "best educated man i11 the Lutheran Church of Americaf' he had real genius for leader- ship and organization. Because of his untiring efforts, Dr. Schmucker is recognized as the founder of "Pennsylvania College of Gettysburg." This college, established April 7, 1832, by law, was fostered by the German Lutheran element of Pennsylvania. Consequently the first term opened on November 7 of the sa1ne year with sixty-three students. OLD DORM It was not until 1834 that Dr. Charles Phillip Krauth took office as the iirst president of the new institution of learning. Land for the college grounds was pur- chased in 1835 from Thaddeus Stevens. In October. 1837, on these grounds was erected the first college building, "Pennsylvania Hall," more commonly referred to as "Old Dorm." Throughout the years this college, Gettysburg Col- lege since 1921, has contributed generously to the cul- tural life of the town and county. Dr. Henry VV. A. Hanson, the president, upholds the tradition of the early leaders-to educate young folks for Christian living. AARON SHEELY'S SCHOOL Mr. Aaron Sheely, superintendent of the common schools of Adams County for a period of about thirty years, had his place of residence and school rooms on the southeast corner of Wasliiiigton and VVest Middle Streets. The primary purpose of the school was to train young men and women for teaching in the schools of the county. It is not surprising to note that Mr. Sheely generally had from forty-tive to sixty in his classes, for in those days many young folks would teach a year or so in the rural schools before entering business or one of the professions. i4 Enrollment was highest at the so-called spring term, directly after the closing of the rural schools in March or April. One could attend for as many months as he desired and he could choose the subjects that would best fit his needs. Among the subjects from which he could choose were English, spelling, algebra, and physiology. The qualifications for teaching were not too exacting. The would-be teacher had to be eighteen years of age and his average for the final public school examination had to be seventy-five per cent or over. The next step was to take an examination at the time and place des- ignated by Mr. Sheely. If he passed the examination, he received a teaching certificate from the superintend- ent. If he failed the examination he had to repeat the course and submit to an examination a second time. In Mr. Sheely's school, well-known sixty or more years ago, students were rated with the numbers-one, two, and three. A number one pupil was a good scholar, a number two pupil an average scholar and a number three pupil was a poor scholar. fC011fi7ZltUd Ou Page 98D A! -it Q A30 rx -Ag SO-O-O-O TALL Many very tall stories were told about the county concerning the famous Civil VVar. Related in the following paragraph is a favorite among the countians. A Confederate sharpshooter had a very enviable position among the jagged rocks of Devi1's Den, and a Union sharpshooter had the same at Little Round Top. Expertly shooting away at each other for a few hours the two marksmen began wondering why neither of them was wounded or killed. Proceeding once again to fire away they soon be- came tired of the monotonous pastime. Raising a quaking white Hag of truce, the one sharpshooter started making hislway to the other's position. Likewise the other followed suit. Stumbling straight to the mid-point of cross- nre, to their complete surprise they discovered a mass of bullets wedged solidly together at their feet. How perfect can we get? ? F Thirty-five JUNIGR AIRS. EDITH REINHART Prgyidmif L, .,7,, 7,,,7 HAROLD RAFFENSPERGER fldviseif Vice Prcsidmif ,.. ..,.v .., A RTHUR AIKEN Aiken, Arthur Androseko, Gabriel Angell, Harold Arendt, Arlene Armistead, Richard Arndt, Richard Augustine, Jack Ayre. John Baird, Diane Baral, Louis Barlup, James Bartlett, Jack Bieseeker, Gloria Bishop, Guy Bucher, jean Buehler, Rainger Bupp, Kenneth Bupp, Mary Louise Carey, Janet Cassatt, Grace Chapman, Marie Clapsaddle, Mary Clark, Kenneth Tlzi1'f3i-six Codori. XN'illiam Cleveland, Harold Crist, Guy Crouse, Jay Crouse, Vtfilbur Danner, VVilbur Davis, Eugene Deatherage, Hilda Dcckert, Doris DeHaas, Louise Diveley, Vannie Dolly, Neil Hiker, Robert Fair, Robert Fidler, Dorothy Fiscel, Carolyn Ford, Charles Geiman, Donald Gordon, Donald Green, Thelma Groening, Franklin Guise, Richard Guise, Ronald Gulden, Melvin Hammond. Waltei' Hann, Doris Hartzel, Doris Hartzell, Joan Hay, Ted Heintzelman, Roy Hemler, Martha Hoffman, Dale Hoke, Peggy Jo Keller, Carl Kennell, Barbara Kennell, George Kepner, Vernon Ketterman, Barbara Larmer, Mary Lazos. Betty Lee, Nancy LcGore, Janet Lighter, Nancy Lightner, Patty Lobingier, Regina Luckenbaugh, Rosella CLASS SUU'F1fl1?'3' ------fff - ----A'..Vf--Affff.. A ..A......f.....,. ANNA MCCLEAF Tvfcasmfmf .,.,, G McCleaf, Anna McGlaughlin, Eugene Martin, Helen Miller, Betty Miller, Doris Miller, Richard Moritz, Geraldine Moser, Doris Mountain, Jean Mumper, Monna Myers, Barbara Myers, Betty Ann Myers, Paul Myers, Roxey Olson, Freda Paris, Billie Raffensperger, Harold Re, Victor Rentzel, Jacqueline Rhodes, Charles RICHARD GU1s1c Rinehart, Delroy Rohrbaugh, Catherine Rohrbaugh, Robert Sadler, Anna Belle Sanders, Jane Sanders, Patricia Sanders, Robert Schultz, Louise Schwartz, Betty Scott, Geraldine Settle, John Shealer, Barbara Shindledecker, Betty Shultz, Joyce Shuyler, Deloris Singley, VVillia1n Slonaker, Ellen Small, Wilbur' Smith, Irene Smith, Janet MR. ROBERT SHEADS Adviser Spence, Dorothy Spicer, Mary Ann Sterner, Joan Stultz, Donald Swisher, Barbara Tawney, Patsy Teeter, Nancy Thrush, Jack Topper, Darlene Trimmer, Doris Weaner, Roy VVeikert, Mervin Wetzel, Dorothy Wetzel, Thomas Wl1ite, Jean Wickerhaiaa, Eleanor Willialns, Gracie Wilsoii, Linda Wooclwarcl, Joanne Yingling, Joyce Thirty-sczfen SOPHOMURE MR. FRED HAEWHNLEN President v. , ,.... A Adviser Vice President Altland, Stanley Arendt, Eugene Baker, Nancy Baker, Stanley Basehore, John Beard, Edith Bigham, Anna Bixler, Betty Blount, Marian Boyd, Robert Bream, Gwenn Bream, Jack Brent, Betty Britcher, Nancy Bushey, Patricia Bushman, Edith Bushman, Nancy Carter, Earl Clapsaddle, Mary Clark, Betty Cleveland, Clyde Cluck, Alice Thirty-eight Cole, Betty Coleman, John Colvard, Estelle Cool, Larry Coshun, Alice Crisvvell, janet Cullison, Albert Culp, Tommy Dellinger, Vivian Dillman, VVilliam Dillon, Donald Eberhart, Doris Eberhart, john Epley, Creta Everly, Luther Exsteins, juris Fissel, Betty Fissel, Curtis Fissel, Freddie Fox, Robert Geisler, Janet Gerrald, Geraleen Gigous, Earl Goodermuth, Raymond Grace, Patricia Hall, Anne Hall, james Hammers, Donna Hankey, james Harman, Jean Harriel, Richard Harris, Marie Hartman, Jay Hartzell, Ruth Ellen Hay, James Heim, Martha Herring. Fred Hess, Mary Louise Heyser, Williaiii Hoak, James Holtzworth, Margar Jacoby, Alan et FRED PIERRING RICHARD TRIMMER Johnson, Peter Jones, James Kane, Regina Keller, Gerald Keller, Marie Kemper, Richard Kennell, Ronald Kepner, VVillis Kessel, Doris Kidwell, Rosalee King, Shirley Knouse, Regina Kuykendall, Elizabeth Landis, Ered Larmer, Inez Larson, Nellie Lawver, Doris Lentz, Janet Little, john Lochbaum, Regina Luckenbaugh, Lena CLASS Secretary ,.,,,,... Tren-siwer K... ,, MacPherson, Stuart McDan11ell, Anna McDannell, Helen McDannell, Jay McDonnell, George McKenrick, Williaiil Martin, Edith Mason, Evelyn Mason, Mary Masser, Esther Mellas, Doris Miller, Doris Miller, Edwin Miller, Jackie Minter, Norris Morning, Vlfilliam Mumper, Albert Musselman, Janet Naugle, Berkley NINA SITES MRS. ANNA HIEINTZELNIAN JACK BREABI Adviser Norgan, Russell Norman, Joe Olson, Ruby Oyler, Fred Painter, Eileen Plank, Allen Price, Betty Raymond, Betty Rebert, JoAnne Rider, Barbara Rose, Betty Roth, Philip Rudisill, Williaiii Rummel, Barbara Rummel, Mary Louise Sanders, Charles Sanders, Nancy Schmitt, Suzanne Schratwieser, Edward Schwartz, Mildred Scott, Betty Shade, Sidney Shears, Marian Shriver, Darlene Shuff, Dian Signor, Robert Singley. June Sites, Nina Small, Thomas Spence, VVayne Sponseller, Jeanette Staley, Paul Stauljfer, Perry Sterner, Evelyn Sterner, Roland Swope, David Tawney, Phyllis Taylor, Barbara Tipton, Glenn Toddes, Paul T ressler, Phyllis Trimmer, Richard VVagaman, Bobbie VVagner, Charles Washiiigton, Francis VVeatherly, Ray VVeikert, Betty Ann VVeikert, Kenneth Wetzel, Genevieve VVever, Anne Williiiisori, Helen Williaiias, Kenneth Williaitis, Pauline Williains, Williain Wineilian, Dolores Wortz, Charles Wortz, Donald VVortz, Kenneth Yingling, Norman Thirty-nine FRESHMAN SUZANNE ZIEGLER IMR. GEORGE GLENN Presidgnt ,,4,,,,,-V,,,,,.,,,,-Vw,,,,,,,,,,,A,,,,,,,,, AJULYC1' Vice President .,,,....A Albright, Viola Althoff, Cyril Bachman, Edwin Bagot, William Baral, Carol Barr, Peggy Lou Beegle, John Bender, George Bigham, James Bobo, Mary Bower, Fred Boyd, Richard Boyer, Carole Bream, William Brennan, John ' Brewer, Darlene Bryson, Bonnie Buehler. Arthur Carter, John Carter, Richard Cease, Martha Clapsaddle, Dolores F orty Clapsadcllc, John Clapsaddle, Joyce Clapsadclle, June Clapsaddle, Paul Coleman, Katherine Collier, VVilliam Collins, Dewey Crabill, Joe Curley, Eileen DayhoPf, Richard Deatrick, Polly Decker, Williaiii DeHaas, Clyde Dentler, Donald Diehl, Anna Mary Dolly, Dale Dolly, Faye Eicholtz, Paul Eversole, Richard Exsteins, Mara Fair, Margaret Felix, Rodney Fiscel, Marlin Fiscle, Ellen Flax, Donald Flickinger, Richard Flynn, Regina Fortenbaugh, Ann Frew, Dolores Funt, Gene Funt, Shirley Geigley, Shirley Anne George, Mary Anne Guise, Joyce Hall, Duane Hankey, Barbara Hankey, Janet Hartlaub, Russell Hartman, Lee Hartman, Lois Hartzel, Jay Heagey, Joan Hedges, Doris Heflin, Robert Hill, Randall Hixon, Robert RODNEY FELIX Howe, Gertrude Hulf, Doris Inskip, Anita Jones, Frances Keefer, Bradley Keefer, John Kennell, Charles Ketterman, Nancy Kiine, Darlene Kirnple, Mary Kimple, Peggy Ann Kint, Doris Kleppinger, Connie Klinefelter, Fern Knox, Doris Knox, Williaiii Krout, Curvin Larmer, Jackie LeVan, Susanne Lighter, Susan Lightner, Eileen Little, Jean Livingston, Dolores CLASS SCCf'6'ffWy .. ,..f ....... - .,.4... .... .. ., A....,....,.., JEANNE LITTLE MRS. RUTH WISLER TWUSWC1' .... .TT,..,T,,TT .........,TT,Tf..f.. L T,,,.TT..,, S ARA SCOTT Adviser McDannell, Alice McDannell, Evelyn McGlaughlin, Dorothy McGlaughlin, Kenneth Manahan, Sheila Maring, Betty Martin, Joanne Meeder, Glenn Miller, Barbara Miller, Kenneth Miller, Myrtle Miller, Robert Miller, Ronald Moritz, Patricia Murray, Maureen Neary, Barbara Neely, Dolores Neiman, Evelyn Nunemaker, Donald Orner, William Overholtzer, Anna Parr, Daniel Parr, Dorothy Pennington, Phelps Peters, Gerald Pittenturf, Ann Plank, Harold Plank, JoAnne Plank, Shirley Plank, Walter Ray, Richard Reaver, Genevral Rebert, Jack Reed, Peggy Reedy, Richard Sadler, Barbara Sanders Dorothy Sanders Ethel Sanders, Florence Sanders, Joan Sanders Joyce D Sanders, Joyce K Sanders Leo Sanders Rita Saunders, Carl Schratwieser, Marilyn Schultz, Kenneth Schutt, Frederick Schwartz, Helen Scott, Samuel Scott, Sara Sease, Raymond Sentz, Vestal Sheppard, Betty Shields, Nancy Shindledecker, Marlin Showers, Marie Shriver, Carolyn Shultz, Loring Singley, Shirley Sites, Lloyd Sixeas, Jay Skinner, James Smith, Eleanor Smith, Nancy Smith, William Sorenson, Donald Speelman, Helen Sponseller, Charlotte Sponseller, Doris Staiger, Leo Staley, Dorothy Stanton, David Steinour, Leo Stonesifer, William Strausbaugh, Bob Stultz, Paul Swisher, Darlene Swope, Norma T aughinhaugh, Ann Thomas, Darrel Thomas, John Thompson, Ralph Tonsel, Wayne Topper, Beatrice Topper, Dorothy, T ressler, Betty Trimmer, Marion Trostle, Jean VValter, Richard W'arren, Sylvia Washington, Shirley VVeikert, Hilda Wentz, Ray Wetzel, Herbert VVilliams. Sylva Winter, Thomas XVitherovv, Mary VVitter, Genevieve Vtfood, Watson Yingling, Harold Yingling. Joan Young, Mary Ziegler, Suzanne Forty-one MID-CE TURY MEDLEY CAROLYN CONGLETON-"Cong" is identified frequently by the exclamation, "Holy mud." She doesn't care for too much homework, but is bowled over by music and eats. Carolyn plans to "tote trays." CHESTER CORNVVELL-"Oh nuts Z" often blurts forth from "Digger," who is partial to baseball, hunt- ing, and good eats. He shudders at snobbish people plus long skirts. ROSS CROUSE-French fries, basketball, and roller skating are 4'Crousie's" joys. This future farmer is often heard remarking, "Best we do!" He can't bear poor sports. WANDA CURRENS-College happens to be her goal. '4Gee whiz l" exclaims our adorer of steak, school, and sweater and skirt combinations. Wanda loathes irresponsible people and discourteous boys. KENNETH DEARDORFF-"Kenny" Hashes his famous smile at the mention of sports, girls, and mashed potatoes and peas. This future college Ugrad' pushes aside girls who smoke. JOHN DeHAAS-Ujimminy fires!" yells this fan of steak, French fries, and driving their "Olds." He becomes disgusted with girls in blue jeans and kids who smoke. John is destined to be a college man. EMMA DILLON-She hates to wait for people. "How can you tell?" pops up our future typist, Emmy. Gym class, basketball, and horseback riding make her bubble over. CAROL DOLLY-Johns Hopkins Hospital beckons to our Carol in the field of nursing. "Holy cow l" moans this hater of hillbilly music and homework. She prefers good music and sports. RICHARD DOLLY-"Dick" intends to become a Diesel mechanic. He repels 'tBlue Mondays." Dick is an ardent enthusiast of chocolate i'ce cream and vaca- tions. "How's it going?" JANE DRACHA-"For heaven's sakes!" shouts this future secretary over C.T. and P.D. tests. 'tIanie" adores cheering, football, and dancing. She sighs over chocolate cake and macaroni and cheese. WILLIAM DURBORAW-He complains about his brother watching television while he attempts to study. "Bill" is nuts about banana splits and clarinets. "Goshl" exclaims Bill over his future days at Penn State. VIOLET ENGLEBERT-"Enkie" proposes to be a private secretary. "Oh, no l" she ejaculates over C. T. tests and sophisticated people. Violet goes for banana splits, swimming, and French fries. Forty-two HELEN FELIX-This gal prefers "The New Look," Chevies, high heels, and tater chips. "Check that!" remarks Helen, who desires to go to business college. Homework and show-offs don't rate with her. YVONNE FORRY-"Bonnie" sees her future at Gettysburg College. "Oh, Crups," mutters this detester of hillbilly music and socks with pumps. Yvonne goes for crab cakes and roller skating. MIRIAM FRANCO-This senorita from down Puerto Rico way, remembers best her freshman and senior years. She scoffs at teacher's pets and high heels with socks. Miriam aspires to further education at Gettysburg College. "Never mind!" NICKEY GEORGE-Nickey is often heard saying "Don't know, do ya?" This jolly lass craves Utz's potato chips, basketball, hamburgs and "shoestrings." "Nick," who desires to be a secretary, hates to be kept waiting and to eat chicken stew. EUGENIA HAEHNLEN-"Oh fiddle dee-dee," scoffs this "l06-er'l at play shoes and anklets and un- enthusiastic people. Hoping to become a Physical Ed. teacher, "Jeannie" gets enthusiastic over neat clothes and sports. CHARLES HARNER-Guns, track, brunettes, and blondes catch his eye. Charlies shuns P. D. checks. "You know that don't ya?" says this "maybe future service man." GLENN HARNER-Cherry pie with ice cream and "horse operas" starring Roy Rogers come to the front, but English speeches take a back seat for this senior. "Benjamin," who has a hazy, undecided future, can often be heard saying "Yes'm." PAUL HARNER-University of Maryland awaits this future college "grad" who looks forward to be- coming an electrical engineer. Dancing is Paul's pet peeve, but on the other hand hamburgers with "the works" make him blurt, "You ai11't kidding." BOB HARTLEY-To go to a trade school is this boy's ambition. Tarzan haircuts and long skirts def- initely don't meet with his approval. "Buzz" gets stars in his eyes when someone mentions his '26 "Star," swimming, movies, or fried chicken. Bob exclaims, "Holy smoke!" VERA HEIM-She has a sweet tooth for pastries, French fries, and ice cream. "Oh gee whiz!" blurts Vera, a fellow-disliker of know-it-all people who ask questions, and 'tkids" who gripe. PHYLLIS HERRING-"Phyl" has a yearning to be a secretary. "You might be surprised," answers this miss, who avoids discourteous boys and gossipers. She has an eye for sports and drum majorettes. SENIOR HOMEROOMS 205 106 206 208-A Serving the Public HROUGHOUT the years the county and Q W 4 the county seat have kept pace with the Q ll u advances of a changing world. The Civil War , brought about great changes, but folks were alert to the demands placed upon them and brought honor and satisfaction to themselves and to their community. EDDIE PLANK If at any time there is a question of the great pitchers in the realm of baseball, one is sure to hear men- tioned the name of Eddie Plank, born a few miles from Gettysburg. This southpaw, who pitched for the Get- tysburg College nine about fifty years ago, was hired by Connie Mack, in 1901, to be one of the Philadel- phia Athletics' pitchers. During eight seasons he won more than twenty games a season-a Hue record for one who pitched for the American League throughout sixteen seasons. The rec- ords show that he tallied 283 victories for the Ath- letics while playing for his good friend Connie Mack. Eddie played with six of Connie's championship teams, but appeared in only four World Series' classics. The athlete closed his professional ball playing days as a pitcher for the St. Louis Terriers. His victories totaled 325. At the time of his death in 1926, Eddie Plank and his brother Ira were operating a garage in Gettysburg. High honor was paid to him in 1947, when he was given zpgace in baseball's Hall of Fame at Cooperstown, 1 . . Sportsnzen-.fl RED FOX will be started from the Court House in Gettysburg, on Friday the fourth instant, precisely at nine 0'clock in the morning. You are invited to attend. ADAMS CENTINEL advertisement of July 2, 1806. McCLELLAN HOUSE Even before the borough of Gettysburg and the county of Adams were recognized as such. a tavern occupied the northeast corner of the square in Gettys- burg. A few years after the Revolution, the weary traveler journeying by stage or horseback, found food and shelter at the same site where travelers find ac- commodations today. The name of McClellan has been identified with this historic inn for the longest period of time. It was in 1809 that William McClellan purchased from the ad- F arty-four Nw miuistrators of the estate of James Scott, the first postmaster of Gettysburg, 'fcommodious houses chiefly of brick, with extensive stabling and sheds." For a period of more than seventy-five years this establish- ment was to be known as the McClellan House. It is apparent that Mr. William McClellan was an innkeeper by profession, since he formerly had been the landlord of the Black Horse Tavern, at Marsh Creek. A young attorney, Thaddeus Stevens, came to the "Gettysburg Hotel" in 1816 and rented rooms from Mr. Frederick Keefer and later from Mr. Michael Troxell. These gentlemen probably leased the hotel from members of the McClellan family. Most picturesque of the McClellan clan was "Colo- nel" John McClellan, whose interests were so varied as to include town welfare, balloon ascensions and horses. Town policies were shaped at the McClellan House when "Colonel" john's friends-Judge Wills, Honorable David McConaughy, Doctors Robert and Charles Horner-would assemble outside on balmy summer evenings or around the open fire on winter evenings. Other familiar names associated with the manage- ment of the hotel are Diller and Zinn. Kinfolk of these persons continue to reside in Gettysburg. Many notables have signed their names on the guest register, such as Daniel 1rVebster, Thomas Edison, Henry Ford and Harvey Firestone. Today we have the HOTEL GETTYSBURG, so called for more than Fifty years. Since 1914 members of the Scharf family have been managing this modern hostelry, which still serves the traveling public and furnishes headquarters for important occasions. Tavern-The sulbseriIJer respectfully informs the public in general, that he has rented the house lately occupied by Colonel James Gettys, on York Street, Gettysburg, and having supplied himself with liquors of the best quality, good hay and having stabling, together with an attentive hostler -therefore hopes, that those whom it may please to favor him with their custom will receive general satisfaction. James Cobean Advertisement in ADAINIS CENTINEL of April 13, 1801. WEE WILLIE SHERDEL "Wee Willie" Sherdel, whose place of birth is Mid- way, Adams County, found baseball pitching and catching in McSherrystown, Hanover and Gettysburg the answer to what he enjoyed doing most back in 1914 and 1915. On his way up to the big leagues he played with Milwaukee, of the American Association, in 1916 and 1917. For thirteen years, starting in 1919, he played with the St. Louis Cardinals, helping that team to win a pennant in 1926. The year 1925, when he led the national .league in percentage, was Sherdel's best year. In relating a few of his past experiences, the countian avers that "Babe" Ruth was the greatest left-hand hitter to face him. On the other hand, it is said that the "Bambino" hated Sherdel's slow ball. After two years with the Boston Braves, Sherdel called a halt to professional ball playing and came back to McSherrystown to engage in business. GETTYSBURG FIRE DEPARTMENT In the year 1808 residents of Gettysburg were alert to the need of protecting their properties from the destructive forces of fire. The equipment was crude- buckets, axes and hooks. The success of the enterprise must have been dependent upon the numbers and in- dustry of the members of the fire-fighting organization. In 1822 the borough fathers ordered that a new fire house be built. The weatherboard structure, painted black and white, was twenty-eight feet long, eight feet wide and twelve feet high. The new home for fire apparatus, according to records, stood next to Widoxxf Chamberlain's lot. The site must have been on York Street, close to Evans' store. The first engine, named "Guard', was purchased in July, 1830. Perhaps the original structure did not meet the needs of the newly purchased piece of equipment, for the engine house was sold this same year for 512. From the Sprig of Liberty--The town' council of Gettysburg, we imderstcmd, has laid ri tax of 50 cents per annum on every dog, and two dollars on every dogis' wife. PAUL SIEBER 'fPolly" Sieber, who was a resident of Gettysburg in the early 19'00's. brought an honor to the college town that has never been repeated. In the years 1906 and 1907, Gettysburg College's most distinguished athlete was mentioned on VValter Camp's All-American football team. fC0l1fI1HlL'd on Page 981 1 STRONGEST MAN IN THE WORLD A curious epitaph can be found i11 Round Hill cemetery located in Reading township, near Hampton, which reads as follows: In Memory of Samuel Hodge. Birth unknown, Died March 17, 1783. "The strongest man that ever lived on earth At last did quietly yeild up his breath, This fate is sure to all, to you and I, Come then prepare for death before you The circumstance back of the above epitaph is given as follows :-Previous to the Revolutionary War there lived a strong man in Cumberland County who learning of the great strength of Hodge, decided to challenge him to a fistic encounter. With this purpose in view he arrived at Hodge's home and inquired of Mrs. Hodge where he might find her husband. He was directed to a nearby place where he found Mr. Hodge busy mak- ing cider. He thereupon told Mr. Hodge of his desire to engage in a fistic combat. He was in- formed by Mr. Hodge that it was a foolish proposition but to satisfy him he would fight. Mr. Hodge then proposed that they take a drink of cider before the encounter. Mr. Hodge then picked up a huge barrel of cider and drank from the bung hole, after which he handed the barrel to his opponent, who after seeing this exhibition of strength decided not to engage in any fighting. Forty-Jive HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL First row: Charles Caskey, Charles Ford, Bob Sachs, Charles Kitziniller, Paul Miller, Franklin Groening, Bill VV1llian1s, Bill Bucher, Kenneth Biesecker. Svcond row: Dale Hoffman, Martin Myers, Leo Kuhn, Bob Sanders, Harold Cleveland, Dave Swope, Stanley Altland, Paul Staley. Tl1i1'drow: Jack Breani fmanagerl, Earl Carter, XxVil mer Shriver, Dave Stanton, Eugene Davis, John Ayre Cwithdrewj, Richard Miller, Jay Crouse. Fnurflz row: Dick Guise Cmanagerj, John Little, VVilbur Small, Richard Harriel, Clyde Cleveland, Bill Heyser, Francis Vlfashington, John Eberhart, Bob Krick Cmanagerj. Cunchfs: George Forney, Howard Shoemaker. VARSITY RESULTS G-bmfg Opp. F O 28 Sept. 9 Delone QHOMED ..,.r,...,,....., Sept. l6 VVestminister QHOMED ...... 12 0 Sept. 23 cal-11516 qfxvvavp ......,.i...,.. 7 0 Sept. 30 Hanover QHOMFJ ..... 14 0 Oct. 7 VVaynesboro CAVVAYD .i.... 13 13 om. 14 shippensbufg QHOMEJ ...... 13 0 Oct. 21 Chanlbersburg QAVVAYJ ...... 7 14 oct. 28 Hershey qHoM12p .- 0 0 Nov. 4 Mechanicsburg QHOMFJ ..... O 13 Total Points ........ ......, . ................................... 6 6 68 Games XYon, -lp Games Lost, 3 LETTERMEN Biesecker, Kenneth ,...., .. 3 F01-d, Charles -,..v.,A,,,,..,,-, 3 Miller, Richard ...... ....... 3 BUCl1C1',VVllll211'H ......,, 2-3--l Groening, Franklin .,...... 3 Nlyers, Nlafllli .....- -----f 4 Caskey. Charles ................ 4 Hai-riel, Richard ............ 2 Sachs, Robert ...-.... 4 Cleveland, Harold ........ 2-3 Kitzniiller, Charles ........ 3-4 Staley, Paul ...-......---------. 2 Cleveland, Clyde ........,... 2 Kuhn, Leo .,...........,......... 4 Wfilliams, Willialil ....-.....-- 2 Davis. Eugene ........ 3 Miller, Paul .................. 3-4 Krick, Robert Qmgll 4 Forty-six ROBER'1' SACHS, Back PAUL NIILLER, Back CHARLES CASKEY, Guard CHARLES ICITZMILLER, Tackle KENNETH BIESECKERJ Back Honorary Captain SENIOR WARRIORS MARTIN MYERS, Back XWILLIAM BUCHER, Center LEO KUHN, End VARSITY BASKETBALL First Row: Jack Augustine CmanagerD, Robert Kriek, Kenneth Deardorff, Leo Kuhn, Chester Cornwell, Robert Sachs, Martin Myers, Kenneth Biesecker C1nanagerD. Second Row: Rainger Buehler, NVilliam VVil1iams, Richard Harriel, Gerald Keller, Eugene Davis, Charles Ford, Kenneth Bupp. Coach: George Forney. VARSITY RESULTS G-bury Opp. G-Zmrg Opp. Dee. 9 Wlestminster CHD .... 40 19 20 Hanover CHD .......... 42 39 13 York CAD ..,....,........,. 25 28 24 Chambersburg CAD -- 35 62 16 St. Francis CHD .,..,r,, 40 42 27 Delone CAD ...,.......... 60 35 Cforfeited to G-burg. 2-0D 31 Shippensburg .- 38 29 20 Delone CHD ..,......,.,.. 49 41 Feb. 2 Carlisle CAD ..,,.......... 31 50 22 York ....,......,,,,, 24 47 7 Hershey ,.,......... 44 31 30 Alumni CHD ,a.,,.,,.... 19 18 10 Vlfaynesboro CAD .,.. 36 34 jan. 3 Shippensburg CAD .,., 32 38 14 Mechanicsburg CHD 43 40 6 Carlisle CHD ,.,,,...,... 32 26 17 Hanover CAD .........,.. 38 32 10 Hershey CAD 1, ,, t....... 42 35 21 Chambersburg D 36 57 13 Vlfaynesboro CHD .... 40 38 24 lfVest1ninster CAD ..., 38 22 17 Mechanicsburg CAD 26 37 2 -- TOTALS .....,,..... 810 800 Games VV on, 15 5 Games Lost, 7 LETTERMEN Cornwell s,.,e1,.,,,e,...,.,.,. .. ..... 4 Kuhn ,,...,..,.....,-,.....,.......,, 4 Ford ,w...,......., ...... 3 Deardorff CHon. Capt. D 4 Myers ,...., .........,.. 4 Davis ,--- ......,... ..., f - 3 Krick ,,1.....,,,.....,...,...,,,,-,,. 4 Sachs ......., .,.1.v,e 3 -4 Harriel ....,. ,..... 2 Forty-eight 1 1 JUNIOR VARSITY BASKETBALL First Row: Robert Fox CmanagerD, Jack Bream, Richard Miller, Guy Crist, Harold Cleveland, Vxfilliam Sing- ley. Harold Raffensperger, John Little, Kenneth Biesecker CrnanagerD. Second Row: Charles Vlfortz, Raymond Goodermuth, Kenneth VVortz, David Swope, Carl Saunders. Willianl Heyser, Clyde Cleveland, Richard Trimmer, Francis VVashington, Robert Signor. C-0Ul'l1.' Howard Shoemaker. Dec. Jan. 9 13 16 20 22 3 6 10 13 17 20 JUNIOR VARSITY RESULTS G-burg Opp. G'Z7'lH'g OPP- VVestminster CHD ..,. 17 19 24 Chambersburg CAD -, 19 23 York CAD ....,e.......,,o,. 23 33 27 Delone CAD ...,......, 32 24 St. Francis CHD ,o.,.. 17 22 31 Shippensburg CHD .- 27 21 Delone CHD ..1.,e,eVe.... 37 28 Feb. 2 Carlisle ..... , ...,., 19 21 York CHD ........,,, 27 37 7 Hershey CHD ,.,i.,..,.,, 20 22 Shippensburg CAD ,... 23 20 10 Vlfaynesboro CAD .... 23 25 Carlisle CHD .,.ov...,1.. 35 14 14 Mechanicsburg CHD 35 24 Hershey CAD ..,o,....... 21 28 17 Hanover CAD ..,.,.....,. 28 19 Vlfaynesboro .... 32 29 21 Chambersburg 38 33 Mechanicsburg CAD 18 19 24 Vlfestminster CAD .... 17 23 Hanover ,,.,,,..r. 19 25 1- 1- TOTALS ..,.,....... 507 509 Games WO11, 9g Games Lost, 12 Forty-11-ine 1949 TRACK First Row: Roy W'eaner, Melvin Gulden, Paul Staley, Marlin Kessel, Robert Eiker, Bob Sanders, Frank Groen- ing, Charles Harner, Ronald Guise, William Williams, Harold Raffensperger. Seroud Row: Dwight Putman, Paul Toddes, Bill Strickhouser, Robert Woodson, W'ilmer Shriver, Robert Hot- tle, Paul Miller, Bruce Westerdahl, Martin Myers, Donald Raffensperger, Herbert Bowling, Richard Miller, Robert Rohrbaugh. Third Row: Charles Moritz Cmanagerj, Robert Boyd, Richard Angell, Ray Goodermuth, Richard Clark, Ken- neth Deardorff, Harold Cleveland, jack Thrush, William Rudisill, Clyde Cleveland, Eugene Arendt, Jack Bartlett Cmanagerj, James Hall Cmanagerj. Not 011- Picture: Ross Crouse, Richard Armistead, Jay Crouse. C0acIzcs.' George Forney, Fred Haehnlen. TRACK AND FIELD RECORD Aprll 13 Chambersburg QHOMEQ ,,e,,,,,.......... . .,...A..,,.,..,...,.......,......,.,....... 66 23 Shippensburg State Teachers College Invitation Meet CAWAYQ Carlisle ..,,...,,.........,..........,..,..,...,,.,.e,,,.e,..,..,,.,..s....,.,.,.,...,. First three teams Gettysburg e,,i.,,,,,.,........,. Hanover .,.,..,................. ,....... May 3 Harrisburg Catholic QHGMED ......,., 1 7 Carlisle Conference Meet CAWAYD I Carlisle ..e,..,.......,...,..,...,..,........ First three teams Hanover .........,.s..,,,,..s,,e...,..., Gettysburg t...,.,..... Mercersburg CAVVAYD 17 Hanover CHOMED .........,., SENIORS Hottle, Robert ,.,..... l-2-3-4 Raffensperger, Donald .,.. 4 Strickhouser, William 2-3-4 Westerdahl, Bruce 1-2-3-4 Woodson, Robert ....,... 3-4 Fifty LETTERMEN JUNIORS Bowling, Herbert .,,..,..,,.. 3 Miller, Paul ........,..... 1-2-3 Myers, Martin .,.,...,,....... 3 Shriver, Wilmer .........,.. 3 46 37 27 . 71 42 . 75 2f3 62 50 50 48 . 60 58 SOPHOMORE G-burg Opp. 58 5712 213 172 374 173 Putman, Dwight ............ 2 FRESHMAN Toddes, Paul ...,,..,........... .. 1 1949 BASEBALL First Row: Bill Signor, Bill Singley, Ronald Kump, Kenneth Biesecker, Doug Knox, Bill Bucher, John Little, Dale Hoffman fmanagei-D. :Wcqnzd Row: Jim Hoke Cmanagerj, Bob Signor, Bill Bushman, Guy Donaldson, Chester Cornwellg Charles Kitzmiller, Robert Sachs, Kenneth Bupp, Dave Niebler Cmanagerj. Coarlzz Howard Shoemaker. BASEBALL RESULTS G-bmfg O P 12. April 1 Delone ...... ..,. 9 1 12 St. Francis -. .... 13 3 27 VVestminster 12 6 May 3 Hanover P ............. . 7 3 6 Chambersburg .,..., . 0 2 13 Chambersburg ....., . 2 1 17 Delone ......... . .,..... .... 0 5 20 Shippensburg ..... .... 1 4 4 24 Hanover ......... V-.- 8 3 27 Shippensburg ..... . 3 7 Totals .,.................. .................--...--------- 6 3 35 Games VVon, 75 Games Lost, 3 LETTERMEN Biesecker, 3b. ......... 1-2-3 Donaldson, 1b. .,............ 3-4 Nif-rblef fM3U3gCfD ------- 4 Bucher, c. .................. 1-2-3 Kitzmiller, p., c. f. ........ 2-3 Sig110f, T- f- -------------------- -- 4 Bushman, ss. .,... ......, 3 -4 Knox, l. f, .-.................,.. 3-4 Singley, 213- -,-,--- --------- - - 2 Kump, p., c. f. ............ 2-3-4 Fifty-one Coach, ROGERS HERR Assistant, FRED HAEHNLEN i -xi-e s rw-st row: Dale Myers, Wuham Knox," Richard Carter," Loring Shultzf' Paul Stultzf James Skinner," John Carterf Richard Ray. Second row: Jerry Peters," Jay Schmitt, Robert Saunclersf John Beeglefl' Dale Deatrickf Ronald Williams, Richard Day- hofff Kenneth McGlaughlin, Charles Sease. 1 Third row: Paul Ketterman, Raymond Sease, Wayne Tonself Robert Miller," Marlin Fiscelf Robert Rohrbaugh, Ronald Miller. George Penn. Fourth row: John Hartley, Joe Fox, Lee Hartman, John Anzengruber, Bill Sheppard, Kenneth Miller. 'Indicates lettermen. FOOTBALL RECORD BASKETBALL RECORD - G-burg Opp. G-bury OPP- O t 6 D 1 G bgwg Opp' Jan. 3-Shippensburg 35 24 Feb. 10-Waynesboro .,...... 22 13 C ' E em ------'----' 0 6-carusle ,s,, . ,,.,,,, ..,, 3 1 16 14fMechanicsburg .... ss 19 gg-llsglgrfersllfflllg " 26 13-Waynesboro ,,,,,,,, 17-Hanover .............. 33 28 Nov 3-Hlg ervl. e """ 5 17-Mechanicsburg Mar. 3-HGTSHGY' .----------- 26 20 ' '- apovel """" 7 20-Hanover .........,...... T 'l ig-iilgfhpafgiggsiig 22 24-Bigley-ville ,,,,,,,,,,,, Totals r.,.........,, .,,,,. 3 93 255 - 31-Shippensburg . - Feb' 3-Carlisle Won, 13, Lost, 0. Totals .,.......... 78 7-Biglel-ville ,.,,,,,, QS. Penn League playoff game. Coach, ROGERS HERR JUNIOR HIGH BASKETBALL First 1-ow: R. Minter, K. Smith, J. Everly, J. Winter, W. Decker, J. Crabill. Second row: R. Miller imanager and later playerjg D. Gifford, R. Rohrbaugh, R. Creager, P. Ketterman, J. Schmitt, R. Williams, P. Baughman, F. Baker, R. Pennington, J. Hartley, R. Collins, W. Tonsel fmanagerl. Third row: D. Flax, M. Fiscelf R. Miller! R. DayhoFf," J. Beeglefl' J. Carter, J. Skinnerf R. Carterf R. Hixonf G. Benderf J. Sixeas, D. Collins. 'Indicates lettermen. Fifty-1'-zvo RECREATION TOUCH FOOTBALL First row: ,lack Miller, Leo Staiger, Paul Toddes, Kenneth Wortz. Charles VVOrtz. Second row: Mr. Wliitnioyer Qadviserj, Charles Sanders, Harold Raffensperger, James Hanlcey, Robert Heflin Third row: Raymond Goodermuth, Ross Crouse, Ted McKenrick, Bob Boyd, Richard Boyd, Donald Geiman. Noi onibpicfure: John Del-Iaas, Glenn Tipton, Donald Flax, Kenneth Bupp, Bob Signor, Bill Codori, Ken Weikert Stuart MacPherson, Norris Minter, Kenneth Deardorff, Fred Oyler, Joe Norman. RECREATION F'irst row: W. Kump, R. Spence, P. Toddes, R. Reedy, Kessel, L. Myers, R. Crouse, J. Waybright. Second row: B. Boyd, K. Biesecker, J. Keeter, J. Hull, C. Caskey, B. Wortz, J. Del-laas, L. Staiger, 1. Miller. Tlziru' row: P. VVhitmoyer Cadviserj, S. MacPherson T. Small, J. Braccy, L. lfverely, J. Bartlett, E. Carter, R. BASKETBALL J. Hankey, VV. Spence, R. Boyd, D. Heflin, I. Sites, M. B. Rudisill, J. Hoak, J. Crouse, D. Geiman, N. Yingling, Ctimcrl, T. MCKenriclc, G. Tipton, S. Scott, N. Minter, Hill, B. Bucher, D. Guise, C. Kitzmiller Crefereej. Fifty-three Bob Sachs Martin Myers Bob Krick R. Myers E. Wickerl1a111 F. Olson P. Sanders Ken Deardorfff Capt J. Dracha P. Millhimes J. Haelmlen C. Bollinger Chester Cornwell Fifty-four Leo Kuhn G.A.A. AWARDS-MAY, 1949 G.A.A. CABINET First row: Mrs. Reinhart, Dorothy Klinefelter, Marian Musselman, Janc Dracha, Joyce Martin, Pauline Mill- himes, Nancy Butt. .Srrmzd raw: Janet McKenney, Nickey George, Roxanna Palmer, Arlene Lewis, Eugenia Haehnlen, Caroline Bollinger. Not on picf1u'e.' Anna Snider, Miriam Franco. GIRLS' ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION ACTIVITIES Each spring members of the Girls' Athletic Association are given awards which are based on the number of points each member has accumulated by participation in the various sports. When a girl has acquired twenty-five points, she receives a minor G 5 fifty points, a class numeral, and one hun- dred points, a major G. This system, in effect during the 1948-49 school year, was revised this year. '50 NUMERALS Bollinger, Caroline Butt, Nancy Dracha, Jane George, Nickey Haehnlen, Jeannie Klinefelter, Dorothy Lewis, Arlene Martin, Joyce McKenney, Janet Millhimes, Pauline Musselman, Marian Palmer, Roxy '51 NURIERALS NVilson, Linda Altland, Elaine Bollinger, Caroline Bream, Barbara Butt, Nancy Cole, Helen Dracha, Jane Franco, Miriam George, Nickey Haehnlen, Jeannie Fiscel, Carolyn Jacobs, Janet Lightner, Patty Moser, Doris MINOR G Herring, Phyllis Kane, Eileen Ketterman, Betty Klinefelter, Dorothy Lewis, Arlene McGlaughlin, Helen Mclntyre, Rose NICKCIIHCY, Janet Martin, Joyce Mumper, Monna Myers, Barbara Myers, Roxey Sanders, Patty Miller, Caroline Millhimes, Pauline Musselman, Marian Palmer, Roxey Seibert, Betty Snider, Anna Stover, Mildred Thomas, Carolyn W'illiams, Nina Sickles, Martha Tawney, Patsy VVickerham, Eleanor Wilsoii, Linda Fifty-five G.A.A.-UPPER CLASSES Altland, Elaine Bollinger, Caroline Bream, Barbara Bridendolph, Helen Butt, Nancy Chrismer, Madeline Cole, Helen Dolly, Carol Dracha, Jane Forry, Yvonne Biesecker, Gloria Bupp, Mary Louise Carey, Janet Fiscel, Carolyn Hann, Doris Hoke, Peggy Jo Jacobs, Janet Ketterman, Barbara Lazos, Betty Lightner, Patty MAJOR G Bushman, Margaret Clapsaddle, Marion Hoffman, Joyce Killalea, Patricia Ogden, Nancy Shealer, Patricia Williams, Jean A. Fifty-six Franco, Miriam George, Nickey Haehnlen, Jeannie Herring, Phyllis Kane, Eileen Ketterman, Betty Klinefelter, Dorothy Lawver, Edwina Lewis, Arlene Little, Barbara McCleaf, Anna Miller, Betty Miller, Doris Moser, Doris Mountain, Jean Mumper, Monna Myers, Barbara Myers, Roxey Olson, Freda SENIORS Long. Jacqueline Martin, Joyce McIntyre, Rose McKenney, Janet Miller, Caroline Millhimes, Pauline Mumper, Sandra Musselman, Marian Palmer, Roxy Poppay, Sally JUNIORS Paris, Billie Rentzel, Jackie Rohrbaugh, Catherine Sanders, Jane Schultz, Louise Shealer, Barbara Shuyler, Delores Smith, Janet Lou Spicer, Mary Ann G.A.A. AWARDS-MAY, 1949 Andrew, Myrtle Baker, Nancy Bigham, Miriam Bryson, Barbara Bushman, Margaret Carroll, Clare Carter, Harriet Clapsaddle, Marion Deardorff, Jane Diveley, Vashti Dorsey, Betty '49 NUMERALS Finkboner, Lois Hoffman, Joyce Killalea, Patricia King, Madeline Lee, Mary Leedy, Marjorie McLaughlin, Jeanne McSherry, Janet Mason, Delores Seibert, Betty Snider, Anna Stock, Joan Stover, Mildred Thomas, Carolyn Willialns, Nina W'itherow, Betty VVitherow, Laura VVolfe, Joan Swisher, Barbara Tawney, Patsy Teeter, Nancy Trimmer, Doris Wetzel, Dorothy Wickerhani, Eleanor WVilliams, Gracie W'ilson, Linda Wooclxxfard, Joanne Ogden, Nancy Routsong, Jacqueline Sanders, Doris Schwartz, Violet Scott, Emma Shealer, Patricia Svarnas, Mary Jan? Waltelnyer, Jeanne Wetzel, Jeanne VVillia1ns, Jean A. Winter, Patricia G.A.A.-LGWER CLASS S Beard, Edith Bigham, Anna Mae Blount, Marian Bream, Gwenn Brent, Betty Britcher, Nancy Bushey, Pat Bushman, Nancy Cole, Betty Coshun, Alice Bobo, Mary Bryson, Bonnie Curley, Eileen Dolly, Fay Marie Flynn, Regina Fortenbaugh, Anne Frew, Dolores George, Mary Ann Criswell, Janet Geisler, Janet Harris, Marie Hartzell, Ruth Heim, Martha Hess, Mary Louise Holtzworth, Peggy Jacoby, Ethel Kane, Regina Kessel, Doris Hankey, Barbara Hankey, Janet Heagey, Joan Howe, Gertrude Jones, Frances LeVan, Suzanne Lighter, Susan Little, Jean SOPHOMORES King, Shirley Kuykendall, Elizabeth Larson, Nellie Lochbaum, Regina Luckenbaugh, Lena Mason, Mary Masser, Esther Mellas, Doris Miller, Doris Olson, Helen FRESHMEN Manahan, Sheila Maring, Betty McDannell, Alice Murray, Maureen Neary, Barbara Plank, Joanne Reaver, Genevral Reed, Peggy Painter, Eileen Price, Betty Raymond, Betty Rebert, JoAnne Rider, Barbara Rose, Delores Sanders, Nancy Schmitt, Suzanne Shears, Marian Shuff, Dian Sadler, Barbara Sanders, Ethel Sanders, Joyce Schwartz, Helen Scott, Sara Singley, Shirley Smith, Nancy Sponseller, Charlotte Sites, Nina Sponseller, Evelyn Sterner, Evelyn Tawney, Phyllis Taylor, Barbara Wetzel, Genevieve Wilkinson, Helen Wineman, Dolores Trimmer, Marian Warren, Sylvia Washington, Shirley Witherow, Mary Young, Eileen Ziegler. Suzanne I A mari gt V A PV A Fifty-seven MID-CENTURY MEDLEYS THOMAS HESS-Show-offs and girls who wear colored stockings displease this lad who goes for sports, chili con carne, and guns. Tom says "I don't know," but hopes to travel through the states. EILEEN KANE-This lass turns away from reck- less drivers and gossipy persons. "Good 'nough" re- plies "Link" who has a love for dramatics, red hair, and her trip to Indiana University. LINN KEPNER-"Kep" plans his future in the Army Air Force. His likes range from orchestra music to girls, while he dislikes stuck-up people. He often declares "Prove it!" MARLIN KESSEL-A future college grad, "Kess" is ecstatic over hunting, music, and "good grub," while he thinks gossipers are even worse than know-it-all girls. He hopelessly utters "Oh no!" BETTY KETTERMAN-"Oh, my word!" re- marks "Ket" over conceited people and heels with socks. She plans a secretarial future. Her senior year, sports, and hamburgers thrill her. BETTY KIME-Movies, "shoe-strings," and grilled cheese fascinate this future secretary who's always laughing. "Oh, my cow," moans "Kimie" over two- faced people. CHARLES KITZMILLER-Another future serv- ice man, "Kitz" will take a good hard game of foot- ball any day, but can't stand people who feel they are too good for other folks. And, he asks, "How about that?" DOROTHY KLINEFELTER- Griping people and users of big words don't rate with "Dotty." This future secretary delights in hamburgers, roller skating, and Baby Ruths-"Oh, my gosh!" ROBERT KRICK-"Mole" looks forward to col- lege or the service. "Gee 'zow" may show his like for ice cream, basketball, and swimming or his dislike for stuck-up people and "ole" man winter. LEO KUHN-"Pete" is recognized by his red hair. His future is in the U. S. Air Force. "How about that !" He thinks sports, cars, and good eats are super. Women smoking? WAYNE KUMP-A business man! "I can't help it," emphasizes "Kumpie," "I don't like girls who smoke." He "sure" does like "purty" girls and new cars. Fifty-eight WILLIAM KUMP-His nickname is 'fBill." Eng- lish in general doesn't agree with a very ambitious future fruit farmer who, by the way, is nuts about hunting. EDWINA LAWVER-Volleyball, and cocoanut devil's food cake plus seven minute frosting have a special place with "Eddie" who announces "Oh, buck- ets!" at girls who swear. Future is undecided. ALFRED LEVAN-"Hi, Mac," greets "Allie," whose future is going to be in plumbing. This "rhythm mastern has a grudge against girls and school. Sleep- ing, eating, and dance jobs are his specialty. ARLENE LEWIS-Sometimes called "Louie," our dramatist loves steak and mashed potatoes, singing, and Fords. "It ain't easy," for this smiling lass to be around hillbilly music and boastful insincere people. BARBARA LITTLE-"You know," says "Skip" who "sure" likes fried chicken, swimming, sports and her freshman year. She has a home life on her mind with no room for snobbish people. SIDNEY LOCK-College beckons Sidney, who de- tests chemistry tests but thrills over driving, sports, and good jokes. "How about that P" questions this red-head lad. JACQUELINE LONG-"Jackie" simply can't stand unsystematic people, but is crazy about sports, cherry cokes, and journalism. The crystal ball sees our editor of the Maroon and White in governmental work. "That's for sure l" JEWELLE LOWE-"Judy" cold shoulders griping people and chocolate ice cream, but thinks kittens and cocoanut cream pie are scrumptious. She asks "No kiddin'?" The stars foretell another civil service "gal." JUNE MCDANNELL-Dancing and spaghetti ap- peal to this miss who dislikes discourteous boys. "For Pete's sake!" says June who has a dress shop or sec- retarial work on her agenda. ROSE McINTYRE-Attending York Junior Col- lege is the future for "Mac" who is disgusted with speeches and gossipers. She's mighty pleased over V.M.'s and bananas. "There, I've said it again!" JANET MCKENNEY-This busy miss is going to stage a college career. "Jan" says, "Oh, for heaven's sake !" about chemistry experiments. She enjoys swim- ming, clothes, and ice cream. Twinkle Twinkle Little Stars Humpty Dumpty The Quiz Kids The Happy Highwaymen Captain "Kit" and His WH1'1'iO1'S FACES FROM FICTIGN L'il Abner The '47 NVizards of Oz Tarzan and Jane Fifty-nine Foundations in Politics and Religion aw A COUNTY IS BORN WT HE year .1800 acquired distinction not only rg V1 because it ushered Ill a new century, but Q also because it ushered in a new county in Q the state of Pennsylvania. The county, ' named Adams after the President of the United States, was at one time the western part of York County. It was on January 22, 1800, that official recognition was given to this struggling county that was in a few years to be known as the "poor buck- wheat county," but which in the twentieth century was to gain international renown as a fruit growing and fruit rocessin center. g Governor Thomas McKean pointed three commissioners on October 2, 1800, ap- to run and mark the dividing line between the counties. :-:-:':5:5:-:-:-:7:5:2:IyIg2gZgig:-I-2-:-14:-1317115:?:7:5:5:C:! . .i:?:5:5:?:3:I'?'I+:-:Q . , :Ig255:-:-2-'-:-5-23'5:1:5-1-2gt-I4-:-:-1-:r:iz-2-:5:1:C:7:1:3:7:I::4:: '5:52f:f:3:Q:f:f:3:2:I:Ig2gZ4:g:g:3Q::: county. There rest many of the pioneers who blazed the trail, fought the Indians and cleared the primeval forest. THE ADAMS CENTINEL The lirst issue of "The Adams Centineln was pub- lished on Wedilesday, November 19, 1800, by Robert Harper. Sr., whose slogan was "Truth, Our Guide- 'lhe Public Good, Our Aim." At one time the editor stated "that the establishment of a printing press in the county is a convenience as well as a benef1t." 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About two miles east of Hunterstown is the a11cient burial place of these pioneers, The name "Old Low Dutch Graveyard" l1as been given to their' final resting place. Today the "Low Dutch Roadn be- tween the York and Baltimore Pikes marks the region of their settlement. Located .near the geographical center of Adams County, lt is one of the oldest burying grounds in the Sixty After the first few issues, publication of the paper was suspended for three weeks, but apparently public patronage improved sufficiently to assure Mr. Harper of the support he expected. Later "The Centinel" com- bined with "The Star" and now a century and a half later countians are familiar with the weekly "Star and Sentinel." Tradition declares that the first "Centinels" were printed on an old Ramage press, which now has a place of honor in the Franklin Institute, at Philadelphia. Thus our county has had a newspaper continuously since the year of its creation. BANK OF GETTYSBURG-GETTYSBURG NATIONAL BANK The first board of directors of the Bank of Gettys- burg was elected in the court house on May 26, 1814. The thirteen directors of the First board were Robert Hayes, Andrew Will, Alexander Cobean, James Gettys, Walter Smith, Ralph Lashells and Jacob Eyster, from Gettysburgg Amos McGinley, from Millerstowng Bern- hart Gilbert, from Littlestowng Michael Slagle, from Conowagog John Jackson, from Strabang William Vtfiernian, from Latimore and William Reed, from Emrnitsburg. At this meeting it was determined to conduct the banking business in the house of John B. McPherson on York Street in the town of Gettysburg. The same evening Colonel Alexander Cobean was elected presi- dent and john B. McPherson, Esq., cashier. Mr. Mc- Pherson served as cashier for forty-four years. The state charter, under which the bank operated, was surrendered in 1865. The Gettysburg National Bank was thereupon organized with the following officials: Directors: Henry VVirt, 'William D. Himes, William Young, James G. Wills, George Swope, Lewis M. Motter, Marcus Samson and David Kendlehartg Presi- dent, George Swopeg Cashier, T. D. Carsong Teller, John H. McClellan and Secretary, Henry Wirt. CC07'ZfiH1lL'd on Page 985 I fig HE WASN'T A PEACEABLE MAN A committee of Correspondence of the Two Taverns Anti-slavery meeting called a county meeting to assemble in the court house of Gettysburg, on December 3, 1836. One o'clock Saturday of this date found the ugly old court house in the Square familiarly known as the Diamond, the scene of a vast crowd. The meeting was called to order by the chairman. A motion was made for the formation of an Anti-slavery Society for Political Work. Then the fireworks began! A young lawyer presented an argument that it was inexpedient and im- proper to petition Congress to abolish slavery in the District of Columbia and the United States territories. Now, if a peaceful man had been in the chair perhaps the substitution would have been declared out of order. But, it was held by a man with a fiery temper. The discussion waxed fast and furious. The abolitionists became hoarse with rage. Boos and jeers were heard and oaths, and whistles arose from the crowd. Several anti-slavery leaders were wearing high silk hats. These hats were too conspicuous a target not to attract the attention of some of the members of the tumultuous throng. The eggs began to fly! One partial wag had secured the carcass of a very defunct feline, and had hurled it at a stalwart abolitionist's hat. His aim was true, and the cat was kneaded together on the floor under the feet of the struggling crowd. This ended the meeting at the court house on December 3, 1836. 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Siam 243-+cvsu.w SUSE UD." 035+-1 mv- mac E Beegle, Nancy Bender, Nancy Bracey, James Bream, Barbara Butt, Nancy Chamberlain, Genevieve Coffelt, Harry Crouse, Ross DeHaas, John Dolly, Carol Aiken, Arthur Carey, Janet DeHaas, Louise Hartzel, Doris Hartzell, Joan Basehore, John Beard, Edith Bream, Gwenn Bream, Jack Britcher, Nancy Bushey, Patricia Bushman, Edith Clapsaddle, Joyce Epley, Creta Fissel, Betty Geisler, Janet Gerrald, Geraleen Grace, Patricia Harman, Jean Harris, Marie Hartzell, Ruth Ellen Hay, James CHGRUS MR. RICHARD B. SHADE, Director SENIORS Durboraw, William Englebert, Violet Forry, Yvonne Herring, Phyllis Kessel, Marlin Kime, Betty Klinefelter, Dorothy LeVan, Alfred Musselman, Dorothy Raffensperger, John Seibert, Betty JUNIORS Hemler, Martha Ketterman, Barbara Lighter, Nancy Miller, Betty Miller, Doris Mountain, Delores Jean SOPHOMORESS Heim, Martha Hess, Mary Louise Holtzworth, Peggy Anne Jones, James Kane, Regina Kessel, Doris Kidwell, Rosalee Larmer, Inez Larson, Nellie Lochbaum, Regina Musselman, Janet Norman, Joe Olson, Ruby Oyler, Frederic Price, Betty Raymond, Betty Sitler, Ralph Snider, Anna Sorenson, Robert Stevens, Patricia Stock, Joan Waybright, Dorothy Williams, Nina Witherow, Betty Wolfe, Jean Wolfgang, Lewis Rohrbaugh, Catherine Schultz, Louise Swisher, Barbara Wetzel, Dorothy Trimmer, Doris Rebert, JoAnne Roth, Philip Rummel, Barbara Rummel, Mary Louise Sanders, Nancy Schwartz, Mildred Shade, Sidney Shears, Marian Shriver, Darlene Sites, Nina Stauffer, Peggy Swope, David Taylor, Barbara Washington, Francis VVeikert, Betty WVetzel, Genevieve Wineman, Dolores Sixty- three Gettysburg High School Band D irccfn 1'-EDWIN LQNGANECKER Sc11io1's-B. Breani, H. Coffelt, R. Crouse, K. Deardor ff, C. Dolly, Wm. Durboraw, P. Herring, L. Kepner, D. Klinefelter, A. LeVan, A. Lewis, C. Miller, D. Musselman, J. Raffensperger, R. Sitler, A. Snider, I. Stock, M. Stover. fmzfiors-I. Augustine, G. Biesecker, R. Buehler, I. Carey, R. Clark, I. Crouse, D. Geiman, D. Hann, B. Ket- terman, P. Lightner, A. McCleaf, B. Miller, D. Miller, P. Myers, H. Raffensperger, C. Rohrbaugh, B. Shealer, D. Spence, N. Teeter, M. VVeikert, G. Williams. SUf7110'llI07'6S-J. Basehore, A. Bighain, G. Bream, J. Bream, R. Boyd. C. Epley, L. Everly, B. Fissel, C. Fissel R. Goodermutll, M. Harris, R. Hay, P. Holtzworth, P. Johnson, R. Kane, G. Keller. B. Naugle, H. Olson, F., Oyler, B. Rose, P. Roth, S. Shade, M. Shears, D. ShuFf,T. Small, J. Sponseller, E. Sterner, D. Swope, B. Taylor. Frc'sl11ncn-E. Bachman, G. Bender, P. Deatrick, W1n. Decker, C. DeHaas, D. Dentler, R. Eversole, S. Geigley, D. Hall, L. Hartman, I. Little, J. Martin, P. Pennington, E. Sanders, I. K. Sanders, C. Saunders, S. Scott, L. Shultz. .S'i.rfy-fmn' Drmn Majorettes First row: Barbara Bream. Second row: Anna Snider, Phyllis Herring. Third row: Caroline Miller. Fourth 1-mv: Gloria Biesecker, Anna McCleaf, Joan Stock, Dorothy Musselman, Dorothy Klinefelter. Fifth, row: Barbara Taylor, Regina Kane, Dolores Rose, Gracie Williams, Betty Miller. Siacth row: Barbara Shealer, Doris Hann. Driun Majorette Club First row: Regina Kane, Gloria Biesecker, Barbara Shealer, Doris Hann, Dorothy Musselman, Dorothy Klinefelter, Anna Snider, Barbara Bream, Caroline Miller, Phyllis Herring, Betty Miller, Gracie Williams, Joan Stock, Anna McCleaf, Barbara Taylor, Dolores Rose, Helen Olson. Second row: Betty Maring, Jeanette Sponseller, Dian ShuFf, Anna Mae Bigham, June Singley, Dorothy McGlaughlin, Mary Witherow, Doris Trimmer, Joan Woodward, Evelyn Mason, Betty Price, Shirley Washington, Dolores Livingston, Frances Jones, Marie Harris. Third row: Dorothy Parr, Nancy Smith, Evelyn Neiman, Marie Miller, Eileen Lightner, Gertrude Howe, Eileen Curley, anna Taughinbaugh, Joyce Sanders, Joan Sanders, Joan Yingling, Marion Trimmer, Norma Swope, Genevieve Wetzel, Joan eagy. Fourth row: Evelyn McDannell, JoAnne Plank, Eileen Young, Helen Wilkinson, Lena Luckenbaugh, Darlene Brewer, Vestal Sentz, Janet Criswell, Betty Tressler, Barbara Swisher, Dolores Frew, Sara Scott, Barbara Sadler, Mr. Longanecker fadviserj. Sixty-fine Mask And Wig High School Choir Dimcfor, M R. SHADE Fivzvf ro-w: Helen Cole, Harold Raffensperger, Anna Shryock Ccorresponding secretaryl, Caroline Bollinger Erecorcllifig secretaryj, Robert Moser fpresiclentj, Jackie Long ftreasurerj, John Raffensperger fvice presldentj, oyce artln. Second row: Janet McKenney, Edwina Lawver, Eileen Kane, Arthur Aiken, Jack Thrush, Eugenia Haehnlen, Jean Mountain, Arlene Lewis. Miss Brandon Cadviserj. l Third row: Jane Dracha, Suzanne Schmitt, Patricia Bushey, Jack Bartlett, Perry Stauffer, Jack Augustine, Nancy Butt, Ruth Hartzell, Mary jo Tawney. N. Bender, I. Bracey, B. Bream, N. Butt, H. Coffelt, R. Crouse, I. DeHaas, C. Dolly, Wm. Durboraw, Y.-Forry, P. Herring, M. Kessel, A. LeVan, I. Raffcnsperger, B. Seibert, R. Sitler, I. Stock, D. Waybrlght, N. Williams, B. Vlfitherow, I. VVolfe, L. NVolfgang, A. Aiken, L. DcHaas, I. Hartzell, T. Hay, N. Lighter, D. Miller, J. Moun- tain, C. Rohrbaugh, L. Schultz, B. Swisher, D. Wetzel, D. Trimmer, I. Basehore, G. Bream, I. Bream, P. Bushey, E. Bushman, A. Coshun, B. Fissel, I. Harman, R. Hartzell, J. Hay, M. Holtzworth, I. Jones, R. Kidwell, R. Loch- baum, I. Norman, B. Raymond, J. Rebert, P. Roth, N. Sanders, S. Schmitt, S. Shade, D. Swope, B. Taylor, F. Waslringtoxi, D. Winemali, Wm. Decker, Win. Del-laas, R. Felix, S. Scott. Silrly-six Junior Historians Librarians First row: John Basehore, Rodney Felix, Robert Stransbaugh, George Bender, Jack Bream. Diane Baird Csecre- Qargfj., Hiirold Cleveland Cpresidentj, Robert Miller ftreasurerj, Eleanor Smith, Marlin Fiscel, Mr. J. Sheads a viser . Second row: Shirley King, Janet Criswell, Carolyn Shriver, Geraleen Gerrald, Vivian Dellinger, Estelle Col- vard, Ann Pittenturf, Anna Overholtzer, Betty Clark, Charles Wagner, Dorothy Staley. Third row: Cyril Althoff, Larry Cool, Robert Hixon, John Keefer, William Collier, Donald Dentler, William Knox, Curtis Fissel, Curvin Krout, Dewey Collins, Marlin Shindledecker, Fourth row: Albert Mumper, Fred Herring, Alan Jacoby, Robert Signor, William Del-Iaas, Ronald Miller, Jay Hartzel, Ralph Sitler, Robert Boyd, Jack Augustine. Not on picture: Paul Stultz, Richard Arendt, Glenn Tipton, William Codori Cvice presidentj. First raw: Mrs. Sullo Cadviserj, Darlene Brewer, Peggy Reed, Eileen Lightner, Anna Mae Bigham, Gertrude Howe, Jeanette Sponseller, Sheila Manahan, Anna McCleaf, Barbara Taylor, Dorothy Wetzel, Evelyn Mason. Second row: Barbara Hankey, Dolores Frew, Ann Fortenbaugh, Barbara Sadler, Genevral Reaver, JoAnne Mar- tin, Marian Blount, Nancy Bushman, Patricia Grace, Anita Inskip, Darlene Kime. Third row: Diane Shuff, Gloria Biesecker, Doris Mellas, Betty Cole, Joyce Yingling, Susan Lighter, Helen Schwartz. Jean Little, Nancy Shields, Faye Dolly, Mary Mason. Fourth row: Marie Harris, Ruth Ellen Hartzell, Janet Musselman, Patricia Bushey, Jane Witherow, Shirley Singley, Marilyn Schratwieser, Susanne LeVan, Eileen Curley, Madeline Chrismer, Gloria Weber. N at on picture: Peggy Kimple, Barbara Rummel. S,-'w3,-swan National Honor Society Quill and Scroll First row: Joyce Martin Csecretaryj, Ross Crouse, Betty Seibert, Nina Williams, Robert Sachs, Jackie Long, Barbara Bream, jean Wolfe. Second row: Madeline Chrismer, John DeHaas, Eugenia Haehnlen, Anna Shryock, Robert Moser, Eileen Kane, Carol Dolly, Theodore McKenrick fpresidentj, VVanda Currens. First row: Miss Mundis CadviserD, Eugenia Haehnlen Anna Sliryock, Theodore Mclienriek Cpresidentb, Wanda Currens Qsecretary-treasurerj, John DeHaas fvice presidentj, Jackie Long, Nickey George. Second row: Miss Ramer Cadviserj, Caroline Bollinger, Janet McKenney, Jeanne Wolfe, James Bracey, Eileen Kane, Patricia Stevens, Mary Jo Tawney. Si.1'fy-eight Student Council Red Cross Council First row: Miss Mcllhenny Caclviserj, Joyce Martin, Harold Raffensperger, Carolyn Fiscel Csecretaryj, Robert Sachs fpresidentj, Ross Crouse fvice presidentj, Helen Cole, Mr. Troxell fadviserj. Second row: John Sites, Richard Miller, Betty Shindleclecker, Vannie Diveley, Gloria Biesecker, Nina Williams, Nancy Butt, Dorothy Waybright. Third row: Fred Herring, Edith Martin, Elizabeth Weilcert, Alice Coshun, Nellie Larson, Janet Musselman, Diane Shuff, Ralph Spence. Fourth row: Paul Harner, Katherine Coleman, Suzanne Ziegler, Alice McDannel1, Marion Trimmer, Ann Forten- baugh, Helen Schwartz, Samuel Scott. Not on pict-ure: Gwenn Bream, Louise Schultz. First row: Mrs. Wisler Cadviserj, Betty Fissel, Catherine Rohrbaugh ttreasurerj, Doris Hann Qsecretaryj, Mary Joanne Tawney Cpresiclentj, Betty Stotler Cvice presidentj, Robert Moser, Darlene Topper. Second row: Patricia Grace, Mary Louise Rummel, Darlene Swisher, Doris Kint, Carole Boyer, Nancy Baker, Margaret Fair. Third row: Charles Wortz, Doris Miller, Joyce K. Sanders, Betty Ketterman, Dorothy Topper, Yvonne Forry, Phyllis Tawney. Not on picture: Vestal Sentz, Doris Declcert. Sixty-nine Future Homemakers of America Future Farmers of America First row: Miss Keefauver fadviserl, G. Caskey fcorresponcling secretaryl, L. Hartman, H. Martin, I. Larmer, M. Keller fsecretaryl, J. Sanders ffirst vice presidentb, C. Congleton fpresidentl, G. Pepple fsecond vice presidentl, M. Singley. N- Coleman Ctreasurerl, B. Rummel lsong leaderj. Sezconzl row: J. Trostle, H. Bridenclolph, B. Topper, M. Bobo, D. Huff, D. Swisher, D. Clapsaddle, B. Sheppard, V. Albright, A. Cluck, M. Adams, E. Altland. Third frow: J. Carey, S. Brennan, P. L. Barr, G. Moritz, R. Flynn, J. Hankey, J. Geisler, S. LeVan, G. Chamberlain, J. Clapsaddle, D. Kessel. Fourth row: B. Scott, R. Knouse, A. Sites, D. Topper, E. Fiscle, B. Miller, P. Grace, C. Thomas, E. Musselman, L. Witherow, B. Kuykendall. Not on picture: Miss Mucha, second semester adviser. First row: Mr. Glenn iadviserj, W. Kump, R. Kemper, J. Crouse, K. Biesecker ipresidentj, J. Waybright. ivice presidentl, W. Durburaw Csecretaryj, R. Crouse ftreasurerj, G. Musselman, R. Rohrbaugh, R. VVeaner, Mr. Schriver Kadviserj. Second row: C. Spence, P. Clapsaddle, W. Spence, R. Clark, R. Miller, D. Hall, C. Moritz, E. McGlaughlin, R. Kennell, G. Kennell, R. Alexander. ' Third row: J. Miller, V. Re, R. Eiker, J. Barlup, C. Keller, J. Crabill, F. Landis, R. Heflin, G. Meeder, W. Orner, K. Miller W. Crouse. Fourth, row: H. Wetzel, F. Fissel, K. Williams, P. Roth, E. Miller, G. Androscko, R. Fair, D. Dillon, P. Toddes, E. Arendt, J. Clapsadclle, W. Danner. ' Fifth row: W. Smith, H. Plank, A. Plank, J. Coleman, R. Weatherly. J. Brennan, R. Ray, L. Baral, E. Schratwleser, R Flickinger, W. Plank, L. Shultz, S. Posick. Not on picture: D. Dolly, S. Baker, D. Parr, W. McKenrick, John Settle. Seventy Nursing Club Science Club I"irst1'0w: Miss Wagaman Cadviserb, C. Dolly, E. Martin, I. Wolfe, B. Witherow, I. Wolfe Cpresidentj, E. Lawver Cvice prcsidentj, N. Bender Csecretaryj, P. Holtzworth. Second row: B. Shinclledecker, E. Sterner, P. Deatrick, C. Dolly, R. Palmer, M. A. Spicer, S. Poppay, S. Mumper, H. Cole, E. Beard. Third row: V. Diveley, M. Mumper, C. Epley, E. Stultz, I. Sterner, B. Myers, I. Hartzell, B. Brent, D. Eber- hart, D. Mellas. F'i1'st row: K. McGlaughlin, R. Sease, H. Raffensperger f1J1'SSlClCl1l1D, S. Shade Cvice p1'esiCle11tD, W. Williams Qtreasurerj, C. Sanders Csecretaryb, XV. Bagot, Mr. Cessna Cadviserj. Second row: R. Sorenson, T. Hay, D. Swope, I. Sixeas, D. Thomas, P. Eicholtz, J. Hoke, E. Bachman, L. Hart- man. Tlrird row: S. Scott, R. Hay, W. Dillman, B. Naugle J. Hartman, F. Schutt, C. Saunders, R. Walter. Fourth row: T. Culp, P. Johnson, VV. Hammond, J. Thrush, H. Yingling, T. Vlfinter, P. Pennington, A. Aiken J. Raffensperger. Not on pic1'm'e.' D. Flax, W. Morning. Seventy-one Future Business Leaders Of America Our Own Club First row: Dorothy Taylor Creporterj, Doris Hartzel Csecretaryj, Catherine Sterner Cpresiclentl, Helen liCl1Y Cvice presidentj, Barbara Kettermau Ctreasurerb, Miss Little Cadviseri. Second row: Rosalee Kidwell, Carol Baral, Nancy Lee, June McDannell, Judy Lowe, lrene XVetzel. First row: Miss Mcllhenny Cadviserj, Ida Carey Cvice presiclentj, Gloria VVeber Qpresidentj, Susan Lightei Csecretaryj, Willis Kepner Ctreasurerj, Mildred Schwartz. Second row: Helen McDannell, Patricia Moritz, Jacqueline Rentzel, Phyllis Tressler, Catherine Bighaxn Joyce Yingling. Third row: Mary Clapsaddle, Mary Larmer, Russell Norgan, Albert Cullison, W'illiam Rudisill, Betty Sclmai t7 Not on picture: Tom Small, Marie Chapman, Jackie Larmer. Sczfmziy-tivo Chess Club Fishing Club First row: Robert Walte1', Lloyd Myers, Franklin Groening, John Sites, Donald Geinlan, VVHYIIC Kump, Leo Steinour, Robert Sanders, Donald Gordon, Mr. Fidler iadviserj. Second row: Leo Kuhn, John Beegle, Wfilliam lfiream, James Bracey, Richard Guise, Perry Stanffer, Alfred LeVan, Thomas Hess. Not on i1ictm'e.' Gene Funt, Ronald Guise, Kenneth Hess, Joseph Norman, Joseph Showers. First row: Mr. Haehnlen Cadviserj, Luther Everly Cseeretaryj, Marlin Kessel Cpresidentj, Norris Minter Cvice presidentj, ,lack Miller Ctreasurerj, David Miller, Charles Kennell. Second row: Kenneth Schultz, Ierry Peters, Randall Hill, Fred Bower, William Boyd, Fred Oyler. Third row: John Thomas, Wiliner Shriver, Donald Sorenson, Fern Klinefelter, Jack Rebert, Richard Reedy. Not on picm1'v.' Gerald Keller, Lloyd Sites. Seventy-three OUR HEARTS WERE YOUNG AND GAY Cornelia Otis Skinner and Emily Kimbrough are determined to pursue courses in France in order to further their youthful ambitions. Cornelia aspires to be a celebrated actress, while Emily desires to be a famous dancer. On board ship Dick and Leo, medical students, become close friends of Cornelia and Emily. These young men help to make the crossing a more thrilling one than might have been experienced, had the girls gone the conventional way with Mr. and Mrs. Otis Skinner. En route to Europe. the two happy-go-lucky girls learn that each has been given a money belt to wear. These purses cause much excitement at un expected moments. Enjoyable comedy is provided by Emily's hitting a man overboard with a deckchair. Add to that a surprise attack of measles on board ship, a wat er heater explosion in a Parisian hotel, and clothes of the 1920 period. The fall play, presented by the Mask and Wig, will be remembered as one filled with delightful comedy. Cornelia Skinner ...... Otis Skinner ...... Leo ...........,.....,................ ......, Monsieur de la Croix Admiral ......................... Winifred ...... Theresa ....... Stewardess ......... Scticvzfy-fozzr CAST Jane Dracha John Raffensperger ,. Harold Raffensperger Robert Moser e ...... Marlin Kessel Dorothy Wetzel Joan Sterner Kay Coleman Health Inspector .........., Director .................... Student Director .....,.. Emily Kimbrough ..c....,. Mrs. Skinner .,.,....,,.... Dick .............. -.. Purser ..,,..,..,,,...... Winclow' Cleaner ..,... Harriet ....,....,....,.. Madame Elise ........ Steward ....................... - ......... Jean Wolfe Miss Betty Brandon Caroline Bollinger Arlene Lewis Nina Williams Kenneth Deardorff John DeHaas Jack Thrush Joyce Martin Janet Legore Jack Bartlett UP TO YOUR EARS lt's the day before the marriage of Kay Ford to Joe Patterson, a respectable but stuffy young man. Helen, Kay's mother, has all arrangements made for the wedding and reception by the time Joe and his brother Don, who is to be best man, arrive for the wedding. Sixteen-year-old Sally, a l'bug" on psychology, knows that Joe is Wrong for Kay. Sally success- fully psychoanalyzes Gladys Mullen, the comical hired girl, and sets out to break up Kay's wedding. Her goal is to leave an opening for Charley Bak er, Kay's high school boy friend. Aided by beauti- ful, blonde Vickie Blake, Don and Charley, Sally thoroughly disrupts the entire household. Sally places Joe in a situation where he has to reveal his true colors. Finally Kay has to admit that she's made a mistake in refusing to marry Charley. In reality Charley is a most charming and amusing young man. Although Sally's application of psychology is slightly confusing, everything works out satisfactorily. The spring play, presented by the senior class, was a most enjoyable comedy with a side-split- ting conclusion. CAST Sally Ford ......... Helen Ford ........ Vickie Blake ......... Charley Baker Don Patterson Arlene Lewis Helen Cole Evelyn Musselman W'illiam Durboraw Linn Kepner Understudy ................ Director ...... ........ Student Director ....,. Kay Ford ........ Gladys Mullen ..,. Joe Patterson ........a... john Henry Ford ........,, Gary Jones ...,..........V,,... - ....... .... John Raffensperger Miss Betty Brandon Jacqueline Long Barbara Bream Laura Witheroiv Robert Moser james Bracey Wayne Kump Seventy-ive E Maroon and White Staff Journalism Club First ra-w.'. Miss Mundis Ladviserj, Janet McKenney, Joyce Martin, Caroline Bollinger, Wanda Currens, James Brjtcey, Jackie Long, Jeannie Haehnlen, Ted McKenrick, John DeHaas, Anna Shryock, Eileen Kane, Miss Ramer Ca viserj. Second row: Ruth Ellen Hartzell, Vannie Diveley, Dorothy Wetzel, Betty Shindleclecker, Patricia Sanders, Suzanne Sclnnitt, Nellie Larson, Nancy Sanders, Martha Heim, Doris Miller, Barbara Ketterman, Dorothy Spence, Alice Coshun. Third row: Nancy Teeter, Jea11 lvlonntain, Donna Hammers, Jean W'hite, Nancy Bushman, Joyce Yingling, Jean Wolfe, Dorothy Waybright, Mary Joanne Tawney, Mervin Weikert, Perry Stauffer, Ted Hay. F01L7'flZ row: Helen Cole, Nancy Britcher, Pat Stevens, Nancy Beegle, Niclcey George, Mary Louise Shriver, Jane Witherow, Jack Thrush, Robert Moser, Kenneth Deardorft, Joe Norman. First row: Miss Ramer Cadviserb, John Del-Iaas, Ted McKenrick, Jeanine Haehnlen, Eileen Kane, Anna Shry- ock, Jackie Long, lNanda Currens, Nancy Beegle, Patricia Stevens, Freda Olson, Billie Paris. Second row: Donna Hammers, Jean Mountain, Nancy Teeter, Dorothy Spence, Doris Miller, Louise Del-Iaas. Jean Wliite, Betty Shinclledecker, Vannie Diveley, Dorothy Wetzel, Patricia Sanders. Third row: Joe Norman, Eilee11 Painter, Nancy Britcher, Ruth Ellen Hartzell, Pat Bushey, Martha Heim, Nellie Larson, Suzanne Schmitt, Nancy Sanders, Nancy Bushman, Alice Coshun, Betty Cole. Fozlrflz row: Hilda Weike1't, Sylva Willianls, Alice McDannell, Kay Coleman, Ray Goodermuth, Roland Sterner, Stuart McPherson, Barbara Hankey, Mary Ann George, Barbara Neary. Fifth row: Ann Fortenbaugh, Suzanne Ziegler, Genevral Reaver, Maureen Murray, Nancy Shields, Ethel Sanders, Jean Little, Helen Schwartz, Peggy Reed. Sez'enty-six CANNON-AID STAFF Picture Editor ....... ...... I anet MeKenney Circulation Manager ....., ----.-- P 21111 Hafllel' VVrite-ups Editor ,..,r ...,...v.... B etty Seibert Advertising Manager ......- .----- H C1011 Cole Business Manager ........................ Ross Crouse Advertising Manager -f-- f----- I OYCC MHFUU Adviser ,,,,.,,,..,.,,-,,,.,.,.- Miss Ruth A. Spanglel' Senior Write-ups jean XfVolfe Qch.j Nancy Butt Wanda Currens Dolores Smith Dorothy Waybriglit Circulation Charles Caskey Marlin Kessel Lloyd Myers Mary Louise Shriver Dorothy Taylor Sports Kenneth Deardorff john Del-Iaas Ted McKenrick Nina Williains A dvertising Caroline Bollinger Barbara Bream james Bracey Jane Dracha Eugenia Haehnlen Betty Ketterman Typing Doris Bucher Carol Dolly Betty Kime Dorothy Klinefelter Carolyn Thomas Jane VVitheroW Art Judy Lowe Robert Moser Anna Shryock Mary Io Tawney Robert Walters Copy Readers Gailya Pepple Ralph Spence Feature Arlene Lewis Qchj Nancy Beegle Madeline Chrismer Eileen Kane Patricia Stevens Snapshots Theodore Hay, '51 jack Thrush, '51 Robert Sachs Harry Coffelt Nickey George Clubs Anna Snider Qclrj Nancy Bender Catherine Sterner Edwina Lawver S eventy-seven MID-CENTURY MEDLEYS THEODORE MCKENRICK-Salute the "King!" "Is that so?" questions "Ted" who knows that marsh- mallow walnut sundaes and Al Jolson are his favorites. A future college man who runs from cold weather and chemistry equations. JOYCE MARTIN-Swearing and conceited boys stand no chance with this gal who adores soft music, ice cream, and basketball. "You don't know, do you?" laughs this "maybe" future career girl. HAROLD MELLAS-Just call him f'Haddy." Can't stand silly girls says this class prankster who likes a certain girl! although he has an undecided fu- ture, this guy manages, "What do you say ?" CAROLINE MILLER-"Well, holy mud!" ejacu- lates this sports and majorette fan. Letterkenny or a phone operator's position summons "Carol" who has a mighty low opinion of "smart" kids, plus gripers. DAVID MILLER-"Dave's" pet peeves are drunk- ards. This sandy-haired senior has the great ambition to be an electrician or a mechanic. "Ye gadsf' yells this fellow who likes to drive cars and watch sports contests. HAROLD MILLER- Harold can't wait to go hunting and fishing. "VVell I guessl' answers this fel- low who ignores stuck-up girls and is just wild about Hallowe'en. JOSEPH MILLER-"Girls that try to be hard to get" have no sympathy from Joe. "Jimminy Christ- mas !" A chicken dinner plus frosts are always welcome to this farmer to be. PAUL MILLER-is better known as "Eddie" This football half-back who is going to work for "State," gripes about talking in the movies. "VVell I'll be l" says he who thinks ham, cake, and sports are swell. PAULINE MILLHIMES-Pork chops, hockey, and potato chips seem heavenly to cheerleader "Polly." Office work is in store. Dreary days and plaicls vs. stripes cause her to say, "Heaven's sake!" CHARLES MORITZ-To be a farmer is this lover of wildlife, hunting and fishing's main ambition. "Charley" simply doesn't go in for formal classes. ROBERT MOSER-"Just call me 'Bob'l" utters this disliker of poor school spirit and boys that won't dance. "Just check that!" announces another Doris Day fan, who includes dramatics and swimming on his list. SANDRA MUMPER-T his future Florence Nightingale says speeches and socks with spikes are out. "Holy cow l" states "Sandy," who is always accom- panied by "Roxy," Likes movies! Seventy-eight DOROTHY MUSSELMAN-Vaughn Monroe, and roller skating are Dottie's specialties. Beauty cul- ture calls this opponent of girls who smoke and reck- less drivers. Could live on milkshakes and cokes. "Ye-ah !" EVELYN MUSSELMAN-"Evie's" mouth waters over Nick's shoestrings, Woodlawn, and a certain '37 Ford. This future telephone operator hates those rushed dinner hours. GEORGE MUSSELMAN-"And how l" exclaims this future tiller of the soil, who gets disgusted over long algebra assignments when he wants to go away. Prefers Ag. class, football, hunting, and "some" girls. MARIAN MUSSELMAN-Has an undecided future but she still can manage to say "You're O.K." Dislikes that name Mariang so she tags herself "Mim." Tabu perfume, gym class, and hamburgs are top with her. LLOYD MYERS- This baseball enthusiast also insists on being called "George," He hates to fall back in chemistry when desirous of attending a football game. Will he enroll at West Chester State? MARTIN MYERS-l'W ho cares?" demands "Marty," another sports hero. Accepts ice cream and sports any time. "Look out, cowboy driversll' warns this lad who has not yet foreseen his future. ROXANNA PALMER-Sports, especially basket- ball, "Sandy" and swimming rate 10017 with "Roxy." "Oh, definitely," a nurse! Shudders at blue and green together and chem. check-ups. GAILYA PEPPLE-Combination of blue-green and conceited people sink to the bottom of this dress- shop owner to be's list. Smiles at Home Ec., another friendly smile for chocolate cake. "Misery 1" SALLY POPPAY-Sally is her second name. Gos- sipers and prejudiced people make this gal disgusted. Admires "Sandy," semi-classical music, and Wood- lawn. Maybe another vision in white. JOHN RAFFENSPERGER, JR.-"Curses, ten thousand curses l" mutters "Ralf" over chemistry equa- tions and algebra in general. Has great hopes of being a singer. Cares oodles for hamburgers and dramatics. RICHARD REAVER-Doesnlt care for snippy un- derclassmen or grapefruit. Joins the ranks of future farmers. 'fI'l1 say" I go for ice cream and girls. FACES FROM FICTION The "Millers" of G.H.S. The Nightingales The Tortoise and the Hare Our Gang Jack Fl'OStS Little Mary Mix-up The Thinkers The Angel Romeo and Juliet Great Clauses and Little Clauses Fairy Feet Woody Woodlaeeker Freckles The Mermaid Svzfenfy-nine MID-CENTURY MEDLEYS ROBERT SACHS-"Bobby," our sports star, is partial to ambitious workers, sports, and friendly, easy- talking people. This fellow, who often remarks, "Boy, I mea11 !" has a distaste for low drinking fountains. CLAIR SANDERS-"S t a yin g s i n g l e !" says "Moose." Our representative at tl1e Strand thinks veg- etable soup and S1nitty's store are OK. Clair is tagged by the expression f'Wl1at 'cha say?" ' BARBARA ANN SAUNDERS-"Gee whiz," says f'Babs," a gal destined to join the Waves. This enthusiast of dancing, parties, and shrimp, has no room for conceited people. BETTY SEIBERT-"Did you now?" asks our co-editor of the Cannon-Aid, who is nuts about music, food, clothes, and holidays. Noisy boys and conceited "kids" have no room in Betty's heart. CHARLES SHEALER-We know him as "Skip," a boy who cares little for P.D. checks and homework. "Anchors Aweigl1" is the future theme song of this lover of swimming, ice skating and "moo-laf, WARD SHIELDS-Ward is another classmate with a hazy future. He thoroughly enjoys llljlllllllg, fishing, and Ag. class. When surprised at something, VVard is heard saying "great balls of fire." CLAIR SHINDLEDECKER-This boy says he has an undecided road ahead. "Jesse" agrees with eat- i11g, sleeping, a11d hunting, but has no liki11g for P.D. checks. His favorite expression proves to be "Ca- ramba!" JOSEPH SHOVVERS-"Joe" is often heard asking "Wl1at do you think!" Ardent fan of movies, new Fords and basketball, he plans to work his way through engineering school as a C. H. Musselman em- ploye. MARY LOUISE SHRIVER-Reckless drivers and girls smoking have 110 class with this lass. "Oh, j1.l1JC1'ySlu remarks this future beautician, who likes dancing, sports, and convertibles. WILMER SHRIVER-"Undecided" says t'Poo11ey," another shunner of smart underclassmen, and grapefruit. Voted one of '50's cowboys, this fellow admires kind people, sports, and ice cream. He greets you with a friendly "Hi !" ANNA SHRYOCK-This artist has a liking for dancing, good music. and memories of her senior year, but cowboys and discourtesy in assemblies have no room in her book. "Ann's" future plans are undecided. ANNABELLE SITES-"Holy cats !" remarks this bcautician to be. You'll find Annabelle frowning over P.D. quizzes and snobbish people, but smiling at the mention of dancing and French fries. Eighty JOHN SITES-Large assignments and dark, gloomy days are at the bottom of his li'st. "Bill" will certainly miss G.H.S. and the wonderful "kids" after graduation. "How about that?" states this ardent hunter and Sportsman. THOMAS SITES-College life lies ahead of our fan of hunting, fishing, hamburgers and dill pickles. Identified by the expression t'Holy cow!" Tom shows no liking for poor sports, and homework. RALPH SITLER, JR.-Definitely boys who re- fuse to dance and girls with cold hands don't rate with "Skip," another future college graduate. Music and a certain blue-eyed gal are tops with this boy, who's noted for "You're boss !" DOLORES SMITH-"Dorty" has many thoughts of attending Temple University to study medicine. Music, unusual dishes, and people interest this gal, who is identified by the expression "Holy buckets!" Dolores dislikes that "jam-up" at the music room. EDNA SMITH-Secretarial work lies ahead of this disliker of conceited and loud people. "That's a cinch,'l remarks Edna who likes dancing, sports, a certain boy and travel. ANNA SNIDER-Eating, drum majoretting, and baseball head the list of this future secretary, while being taken for granted and anklets worn with heels gripe her. "Gee wl1i'z!!" there's "Annie," ROBERT SORENSON-Dancing, hitch-hiking and electrical work please this boy from Camden, N. J., while loud, sudden noises dissatisfy him. "Bob" plans to study electrical engineering at college. CARROLL SPENCE-"Spark" has decided to set tl1e world 011 tire by becoming a farmer. This lover of sports, grub, and hunting thinks little of the school grind a11d the name Harry. "Spark" blurts, "You donlt say!" RALPH SPENCE-"Lefty," who hopes to get an office job, clowns cold winter months and doing home- work. "You don't know, do you?" remarks this fan of sports, hunting, ice cream, and vacations. CATHERINE STERNER-"My heavens!" tags this future secretary, who likes a '49 graduate, fried chicken, and milk shakes. "Cathy" simply can't stand cowboys, homework and speed tests. PATRICIA STEVENS-Identified by "Golly gee whiz!" this blue-eyed lass plans to enter Gettysburg College to become a medical secretary. "Pat" shudders at undecided and snobbish people, but goes for cook- ing, hunting, and swimming. MID-CENTURY MEDLEYS JOAN STOCK-delights in ice skating, swimming, and eating Hershey almond bars. "Aw!" shrieks our clark-haired comedian who wishes to devote her future to airline secretarial work. Screeching fingernails on blackboards are "Joanie's" horror. BETTY STOTLER-is destined to be a secretary. "Stot" turns her nose up at cliques and gossipy people. "Holy cow!" but Betty enjoys roller skating, movies, mystery books, and roast chicken. MILDRED STOVER-has no definite plans about the future, but as we peer into the looking-glass we see happy thoughts concerning a certain '46 "Chevie." "Smokey" avoids show-offs, "It's best you do!" EVELYN STULTZ-is easily displeased at the prospect of making public speeches. Good heavens!" says this future angel in white. Among "Evie's" favorites shine cooking, movies, and radio programs. MARY JOANNE TAWNEY-is gifted with the skill of the artist brush but has not yet sketched her future. "Oh no!" comes from "Mary Jo" concerning broken promises and girls who smoke. There's noth- ing like a certain band member. DOROTHY TAYLOR-Denver, Colo., beckons to our prospective secretary. "Dot" shuns moody and conceited people as well as the thought of homework. Dancing, basketball, fried chicken and Mercury cars hold top priority. CAROLYN THOMAS-dislikes girls and boys who gossip. To be or not to be a typist is Carolyn's big question. "Oh, my gosh !" identifies this ardent lover of sports, dancing, and clothes. BERNARD TOPPER-shies away from gossipers and big assignments. "You don't know, do ya?" shrugs "Bud" who fancies baseball, music, popular and hill- billy, and movies. REUBEN WADDELL-favors blondes and Weaner's sky-scrapers. "Bunch of crumbs!" says "Rube" in reference to English in general. No definite plans as yet for this senior. ROBERT WALT ER-wants to be a famous Jack Frost fartistj. "Bob" gets mad when his car won't start, but likes plenty of time, movies, and Christmas, particularly fond of a "Maryland gal," "you know." DOROTHY WAYBRIGHT-"Holy mud !" Does "Dottie" get peeved over boys that don't jitterbug! There's college in her crystal ball. Licorice, a certain trombone player, orangeades, and music make this gal happy. JAY WAYBRIGHT-Farming will be his occupa- tion soon. In general English has no charm for "Jakie," an admirer of sports, "ersters," and country ham. "No kidding!" GLORIA WEBER-dreams of extensive traveling and nursing. "Oh no!" yells "Shorty" when boys hit girls on the head. Gloria is ecstatic over banana splits and taking absence slips around. DONALD' WEIKERT-is prominent because of his freckles and red hair. "Reds" just doesnlt seem to go far with girls. Bell bottom trousers will be the favorite attire for this fellow, with a whim for movies. NINA WILLIAMS-C.M.P.'s, dancing, and bas- ketball thrill this "Queen" of the class of '50, Nina scoffs "by darn !" at chemistry experiments and gossipy folks. She hopes to hang out an M.D. shingle. BETTY WITHEROW-Ray Bolger is her favorite dancer. "Betty" gets a kick out of hearing dramas on the radio. "You tell 'em!" replies this future nurse who hates embarrassing remarks. JANE VVITHEROW-has a grand desire to hold a typewriter in her lap Csecretary to usj. This Barlow girl gets peeved at school buses and cowboys. "Guinea" really goes for Barlow baseball, shorthand class, and chocolate ice cream. LAURA WITHEROW-will be on the pay-roll of Rea and Derick, Inc. "Holy cow l" exclaims "Tootie" who cares nothing for catty girls. Laura is nuts about cooking, sports, and a boy from Fairfield. JEAN WOLFE-G-burg College and then nursing paves the future path for "Jeanie," who especially likes the color of blue, eating, and all sports. She tries to avoid being expected at several places at once. JOAN VVOLFE--"Who told you?" inquires "Sis," bowled over by basketball, blue, and eating. "Sis" simmers at the sight of socks and heelless shoes, and catty girls. Nursing or what? is question. LEWIS WOLFGANG-Drop that gun "Louis" Csays G.H.S.J. New Oxford has a job in store for him. "Louie" deals in loaiing and hunting, despises high hats, big shots, and rainy days. "How can you tell?,' BRYANT WORTZ-Into the "Wild Blue Yonder" will venture this lad who's crazy about pro-football games. "Gee whiz!" but he can't bear poor sports- manship. Eighty-one Adams Count at ork IN THE past century and a half many changes i 1 L have proved practical in Adams County As ,ima one reviews the occupations that at one time ' furnished a livelihood to local residents, he realizes that scientists and inventors have caused far- reaching changes to be made in town and rural busi- nesses. have taken place. in -the industries which MCALLISTERJS MILL MILLS IN ADAMS COUNTY Early settlers in Adams County soon found spots along the several creeks where mills might operate successfully. A few of them are listed here. About 1738 Hans Martin Kitzmiller built a log mill near the headwaters of the Little Conewago. In 1773 the heirs of Michael Will sold the "farm and improve- ments" in Union township, containing a grist mill, to jacob Will. In 1777 Francis Knauss built a mill one-half mile east of Arendtsville. About 1795 James Range built a hemp and chopping mill a mile from New Oxford, on the Little Conewago. In 1796 John Wright sold to Michael Minick a saw mill, located about one mile from Bendersville. Harry Snyder built the first mill at the junction of the Upper Conewago and Opossum Creeks in 1798. Around the year 1800 David Pfoutz built a cording mill below the forks of Big and Little Marsh Creeks. Enlarging the mill, he carried on the fulling and dyeing operations in connection with the cording. In 1809 Christopher Hershey bought from Alexander Cobean land in Cumberland township, surveyed by Moses McClean, on which there was a stone grist and saw mill. CARRIAGE INDUSTRY It is an accepted fact that in the year 1818 in an old shed in Gettysburg, there were two men busily en- gaged at repairing stage coaches. On occasions the sale of a new stage made the small industry a profit- able one. About the same time the coach works of David Getz on North Baltimore Street were so well patronized that he advertised on cards "Orders executed in any part of the United States or elsewhere." By 1831, mainly on Middle Street, ten or eleven shops, devoted to the various branches of the carriage- making industry were employing one hundred thirty Eighty-two QDQ workmen. This industry, considered the town's chief industry. flourished until the time of the Civil War, with the carriages sold mainly in Maryland and Vir- ginia. The outbreak of the war destroyed the southern market and led to the decline of this industry in Get- tysburg. JOHN STUDEBAKER In the year 1830, there lived near I-Iunterstown, in a newly-built brick house, the English and German speaking family of John Studebaker, newly arrived from York County. A third son, John Mohler Stude- baker, was born in 1833, at a time when the black- smith and carriage making business was providing only a hand-to-mouth existence. For apparent reasons the family of five left the environs of Gettysburg in the year 1835 in a com- modious Conestoga wagon built by the elder Stude- baker, to take up residence in Ashland, Ohio. The Conestoga wagon was used again for a journey to the VVestg this time the year is 1851 and the stop- ping-off place is South Bend, Ind. The father had already made an exploring trip on horseback three years before. Two wagons were made by Henry and Clem Stude- baker in 1852, but the next year young john, driving a wagon made with his own hands left for the West. where in California, in a hve year period, he amassed a small fortune of 358,000 making wheelbarrows for prospectors in search of gold. STUDEBAKER FORGE Back in South Bend at the age of twenty-four, John bought out his brother I-Ienry and allied himself with his brother Clem in the wagon business. Eventually all five brothers were interested financially in the Stude- baker lirm and the horseless carriage was rivaling the wagon in the enlarged business firm. The life story of John Mohr Studebaker is typical of the "Young American makes good" in the business world. Although he died in 1917, his sound business practices are brought to mind every time a Studebaker whizzes by. TANNERIES The tanneries did a line business both in Gettysburg and Adams County. The larger tanneries were built about 125 years ago, but the smaller ones were built many years before that. James Gettys, Mr. Winebrenner, and Samuel S. Forney had tanneries in Gettysburg. James Hill was engaged in the same business in Fairfield and Isaac Thomas had a tannery in Menallen Township. SILKWORM INDUSTRY Silkworms were raised' by a few growers in Adams County. The growth of the silkworm was a rather popular undertaking for a period of about thirty years. During the battle of Gettysburg, the worms starved. The death of the worms brought to a sudden end the dreams of those who had been engaged in a rather profitable industry, starting about 1830. Soon after the battle some citizens purchased "Mauris Multicaulisu seeds in Philadelphia and planted them along the Baltimore Pike. They later sold the young trees to Mr. Sherfy, who in turn replanted them south of the Peach Orchard. These trees were unable to stand the rigor of Adams County winters and soon died. FRUIT GROWING INDUSTRY When Noah Sheely, of Hilltown, went to the World's Fair held at Chicago in 1893, he did a far-reaching job of publicizing Adams County apples. His efforts suc- ceeded that same year to the extent of selling 5,000 barrels of apples at 81.50 a barrel, the iirst big sale of Adams County fruit. Wholesale planting of apple trees started in 1875 when Andrew Koser and C. I. Tyson set out tw: blocks of ten acres each of apple trees in Quaker Val- ley. Noah Sheely had planted twenty-three acres in apple trees about 1881 and about the same time Samuel Bream gave eight acres of his land to the growth of apple trees. In time the growth of cherry and peach trees proved practical. Nowadays this part of Pennsylvania is pop- ularly referred to as the "Fruit Belt." ADAMS COUNTY COMMUNITIES BEFORE 1800 Himterstown was established about 1750 by David Hunter, who came from Ireland in 1741. It was known as "Woodstock" in early years and about the close of the last century was known as "Straban Center." M cShe1'ryst0wn was founded in 1763 by Patrick Mc- Sherry, one of the earliest settlers in Adams County. East Berlin was settled by John F rankengerger, who named it Berlin when he laid out the town on May 8, 1764. The first English school in the county was opened here in 1764. Littlestown, known as the "Dutch Plateau," was laid out in 1765 by Peter Klein and was first called Peters- burg. Gettysburg was laid out in 1780 by James Gettys, proprietor. On March 10, 1806, it became by law an incorporated borough. This borough boasted of a post office, a store and a blacksmith shop. C ashtown got its name from the word "Cash," which people around there always believed in. In 1791 an inn was built in this community. N ew Oxford was surveyed in 1792 by James Bolton. L , ., IS f' 4 6, .L "J X I ffff'-Y-'i THADDEUS' TAPEWORM VIADUCT The only visible remains of this viaduct are located near Iron Springs in Hamiltonban Town- ship and this is the only portion now in existence of the once grandiose project of Thaddeus Stevens. Into this flowed S750,000 of the money of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania for a projected railroad from Gettysburg to Waynesboro without even a single rail or tie being laid. Only the splendid arches of the viaduct still remain to be seen. It was called the TAPEWORM Railroad for two reasons: C15 its zig-zag course meandered fifty-eight miles over the mountains and touched all of Stevens' mining properties instead of following a straight course for thirty-four miles between the towns g C25 also because like the worm it was named after, it was a "great consumer" of state appropriations. Eighty-three ALWINE BRICK COMPANY Brickmakers Since 1851 New Oxford, Pa. Colonial Brick - Concrete Block Peoples Drug Store The Rexall-Kodak Store DRUGS - SODAS - SUNDRIES TOILETRIES - STATIONERY 25 Baltimore St. Gettysburg Pa The I-I. gl I-I. lVlachine Shop PONTIAC SALES 6: SERVICE Automotive Repairing Complete Wreck Service Body, Frame and Fender Repairing Dupont Duco Painting From a Scratch to a Complete Car GEORGE SPIES INDUSTRIES, Ill C. 4140-48 N. Kolmar Avenue Chicago 41. Ill. Official Stationers lor I Class 1950 S. Washington Street Gettysburg, Pa Cremer's Flowers PRINTCRAFT Since 18,9 RELIABLE SERVICE Graduation Personal Cards and and Commencement Invitations The Choice of Discriminating Seniors QUALITY ALWAYS F. E. CREIVIER, Florist 219-227 E. Walnut Street HANOVER. PA. Your Flower Phones' 379192 Eighty-four Compliments of B. P. O. ELKS No. 1045 GET TYSBURG COLLEGE Is GETTYSBURG'S COLLEGE For Information See Henry W. A. Hanson, President Play More Live Longer SHENK 8z TITTLE "Everything tor Sport" GETTYSBURG BUILDING SUPPLY CO. 225 South Franklin Street Phone 643-Y Building Materials 313 Market Street Harrisburg Pa Foundation 10 Roof PEACE LIGHT INN COFFIESETEETSEEER CO' TOURIST COURT Gettysburg, Pa. "On the Battlefield at Entrance Peace Light Memorial" 18 MODERN BRICK CABINS Serving Luncheons Dinners and Platters Phone 80 Where Styles and Quality Meet a Low Price Dry Goods, Notions. Shoes Men's and Boys' Clothing and Furnishings Women's and Chi1d.ren's "Ready-to-Wear" Lincoln Square Gettysburg. Pa. Eighty-five Compliments of BREAM'S STORE THE BATTLEFIELD SWIMMING POOL Baltimore Pike Compliments of CITY MARKET CASHTOWN lw Miles From Square I "A daily dip, that's our t1p" WiS0f2keY'S THE GIFT BOX Mitchell's Restaurant Shoe Store ' MEN'S, WOMEN'S AND Gifts - Novelties - Cards Candles - Religious Articles Gettysburg, Pa. St ' CHILDREN'S SHOES atmery I Francis L. Wisotzkey 35 Chambersburg St. On the Square Since 1921 117 Balto. St., Gettysburg, Pa. Phone 438 Gettysburg, Pa- Compliments ot HELEN-KAY 59 Chambersburg Street Remmel's Print Shop 54 Chambersburg St. Gettysburg, Pa. BLOCHER'S Iewelry Since 1887 25-27 Chambersburg Street Gettysburg, Pa. Compliments of Harris Brothers Department Store Gettysburg, Pa. Gettysburg National Museum "Home ofthe Electrical Map" Schwartz Farm Supply Willis R. Schwartz, Prop. 100 Carlisle Street DEN GLER BROS. GROCERY MORRIS GITLIN GREEN GOODS AND GROCERIES DEALER IN ALL FROZEN FOODS KINDS OF IUNK 29 York Street Phone 97 Rear of Carlisle Street Phone 28 BANKERT'S ICE CREAM FUR INSURANCE AND RESTAURANT Te1ePh"ne 300 On Route 140, South of Gettysburg P B.. Compliments Qf COFFMAN JEWELERS RAND 'QIEIM Tam 51 Chambersbur Street POLL PARROT SHOES 222,222,255 Eighty-six Miller's Atlantic Service Station Compliments of Gettysburg News BUFORD AVENUE Sweetland - Bookmart And SPOIHHQ Goods BOWLING Ralph J. Miller, Prop. Plaza Lubrication Car Washing 51 Chambersburg Street Compliments of Jennie Wade Museum Compliments of Bloser Shoe Factory Shatier's Ice Cream Parlor My Own Ice Cream Light Lunch 104W Carlisle Street Compliments of Hanover Clothing Co. 42-44 Carlisle St., Hanover, Pa. Quality Clothes for Men And Young Men Since 1923 Distinctive Styling for Women, Iuniors, Teens And Children MAY PERYI. SHOP Corner Carlisle and Chestnut Hanover, Pa. N. O. SIXEAS G. E. APPLIANCES AND FURNITURE 62 Chambersburg Street Compliments of Venetian Blinds Hankey and Plank And Floor Coverings BATTLEFIELD SERVICE STATION W. B. ECKENRODE 385 Buford Avenue Garage AUTHORIZED NASH DEALERS 24-Hour Towing Service York St., Ext., Gettysburg, Pa. MINTER'S STORE ROMAYN E MILLER'S COMPLETE MARKET HOME MADE CANDIES Including 52 Chambersburg Street BIRDS EYE FROZENFOODS Gettysburg. Pa. K. O. DEARDORFF DAVE'S PHOTO SHOP 110 York Street Gettysburg, P 50 Chambersburg Street Gettysburg, Pa. Phone 695 Cameras - Supplies - Photo Finishing INSURANCE Photographic Headquarters in Gettysburg Compliments of TOBEY'S 13 Baltimore Street Gettysburg. Pa. CHAMPION SHOE REPAIR SHOP 43 Chambersburg St., Gettysburg, Pa. Phone 360-X Thomas George Eighty-seven L. Lohr Kllnefelter Paco H. SWISHER Cettier's Bakery Roy C. Gettier, Prop. Carpentry' spouting Wallpaper And Bread - Rolls -- Cakes General Repair Work Paper Hanging Groceries Gettysburg R' D' 5 GettYSbU-T9 R- D- 1 Biglerville. Pa. Wolll's Farm Supply Meadow Valley Abattorr INTERNATIONAL HARVESTER Y, "'liTl'EQf'2'J'L WHOLESALERS PARTS - SERVICE - TRACTORS HOME DRESSED MEATS TRACTOR FARM TIRES EQUIPMENT REFHIGERATION Gettysburg. Pa. Phone 790 Iamesway Barn and Poultry Equipment Phone 689 Gettysburg, Pa. HOTEL GETTYSBUBC Phone 175 for Adams County Milk Products HOMOGENIZED AND PASTEURIZED MILK ICE AND ICE CREAM "On the Square" BY GETTYSBURG ICE 81 Henry M. Scharf, Manager STORAGE CO. . . . New Oxford Swartz's Televrslon Blflle and Shulley Baby Shoe Company And Records Grocery Weu,Made Babyshoes 14 Carlisle street Phone 45-z GETTYSBUHG, PA- PIOYHPI De1iVeIY 149 E. Middle st., Gettysburg, Pa J. U. Lehm, Manager Eighty-aight The King and Queen Simple Simons Watch the birdie! The Red Shoes Deadline being met "Sorry, Mr. Lefever Our unknown talents DAYS' DOINGS of Fairyland is busy" Let's rest awhile! Now, 1et's see- "E," please Scenes behind the scenes Rat-a-tat-tat . God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen . "What do you want to know?" 1 l l Eighty-nine Compliments of lt's True YOU can have PEACE OF MIND when you buy a car or truck from I I I I K R A N K C. W. EPLEY C1 V47 SHOWROUMS ass 0 MORE THXIIYSIEIEQOPSO sA13f'f5ifS1'EJ1lS728'm CUSTOMERS IN 29 YEARS 1898 1950 WEANER'S DAIRY IOOZQ T.B. Blood-Tested Pasteurized Milk Ice Cream and Luncheonette Compliments l-lANKEY'S GROCERY Gettysburg, Pa. Phone 545 AND SONS fi Incorporated .... PRODUCERS Phone see F Make Flowers a Habit as Well as cr Gift Adams Electric Cooperative, Inc. hom I Serving Rural Homes in Four Counties Musselman S Greenhouse With Electricity Cashtown, Pa. Phone 951-R-13 Always Exclusive - Never Expensive Compliments of THE LEADER STORE V F W 106-110 Broadway ' ' ' HANOVHHIPA- GETTYSBURG Furs - Coats - Suits - Frocks Post 15 Millinery - Accessories Ninety CAPITOL TRAILWAYS CHARTERED BUSES Fon ANY OCCASION TO ANY POINT MANUFACTURERS For Rates Contact Local Ticket Office Or Main Office, Harrisburg, Pa. ALBERT J.LENTZ Compliments of GETTYSBURG LAUNDRY EUG CLEANERS Post 49 Steinwehr Ave. Gettysb g American Legion P11039 381 Congratulations CLASS OF 1950 from the CLASS OE 1951 Compliments of LUTHER SACHS BUILDER or FINE HOMES FARM BUREAU INS. CU. AUTO, LIFE AND FIRE Sterling F. Musselman, Rep. Phone Gettysburg 686-W DAVE OYLER MOTORS Steinwehr Avenue Phone 757 MERCURY AND LINCOLN DEALER HOTPOINT APPLIANCES DEXTER WASHERS Electrical Contracting and Wiring Klinetelter Electric Service Phone Big1ervi11e 175 Ninety- A. R. LEVAN gl SUN EOE REAL POTATO CHIPS PLUMBING AND HEATING EAT CONTRACTOR I 271 Baltimore Street U T Z S Phone 670 Hanover, Pa. TYPEWBITERS Compliments of ROYAL STANDARD AND PORTABLE HANOVER MODELS CONCRETE PRODUCTS CO. C. L. EICHOLTZ New Oxford, Pa. Manufacturers of CONCRETE BLOCKS Phone 2-8479 R. D. 3, Hanover Compliments of SMITTYVS fOn the Campus? HOT DOGS HAMBURGERS SOFT DRINKS ICE CREAM Chas. E. Smith, Prop. Compliments of PROSPERITY CLEANERS Railroad Street "Hanover's Oldest Electrical and Radio Store" E. J. J. GOBRECI-IT 120 E. Chestnut St. Hanover, Pa Phone 9129 A. F. REES, INC. Phone Hanover 3701 We Buy Hides, Tallow and Grease Dead Stock Removed Promptly Gettysburg Phone 975-R-12 NATIONAL GARAGE CO. D. C. Forney, Prop. C. S. Menchey, Mgr. Servicing and Selling Automobiles for the Past 39 Years PACKARD CARS BENDER'S 12 Baltimore Street Gettysburg, Pa. Nizmty-two Compliments of FABEB'S RADIOS RECORDS Baker's Battery Service Opposite Post Oftice "Don't Put It Off-Put It On" Citizens Oil Company Roofing by an Old Reliable Firm tRoofing - Siding - Spouting Divisionl Call 154 or 264 Gettysburg, Pa. Weishaar Brothers ELECTRICAL HOME APPLIANCES SHEET' METAL WORK Educated People Save It is told that Indians of Paraguay plowed all day with oxen and then killed the oxen for supper. The primitive mind gave no thought to the morrow. The habit of saving is the mark of the edu- cated man and woman. Also, it is one of the privileges enjoyed in a free America. BE SMART - SAVE REGULARLY The First National Bank Of Gettysburg, Pa. Member of Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Standard Pennant Co. Big Run, Pa., Iefferson County Manufacturers of Felt and Chenille Awards Also Sweaters, Jackets and Flags GLENN L. BBEAM INCORPORATED OLDS - CADILLAC - G.M.C. SALES AND SERVICE 100 Buford Avenue Gettysburg, Pa. Typewriters, Adding Machines And Office Equipment Markle's Typewriter Shop Phone 62-R-23 Lincolnway East, Ext. New Oxford, Pa. Burgoon and Yingling Packers of "National Park Brand" Peas and Tomatoes Phone 537 Gettysburg, Pa. Central Penna. Business College 323 Market Street Harrisburg, Pa. Summer Term Begins in Iune "Central Pennsylvania's Greatest Business School" Ninety-three Compliments of THE GETTYSBURG GETTYSBURG NATIQHQE ,eet B ANK T1-IROWING COMPANY GETTYSBURG, PA. Member Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Member of Federal Reserve System R' E' Berkhelmer' Pres' Constructive Banking Smce Colonial Days 1814 1950 Compliments ot Compliments of Compliments Justice ot the Peace 1 of John H. Basehore FUNERAL HOME General Insurance gl Gettysburg, Pa. - Class of 1923 Gettysburg Pa- CHRITZMAN'S JEWELRY REA gl DERICK INC WATCHES DRUG STORE DIAMONDS ON LINCOLN SQUARE WATCH REPAIRING Congratulations to the Seniors S S Ot the Class of 1950 We Specialize In Swope's t d Atlantic Service Station Spudnuts Frozen cus ar Coffee 150 Carlisle Street Gettysburg, Pa. P11011-9 77 104 York Street 709-X Ninety-four SPORTS SNAPS "Susie Q." Two points? Senior Majorettes "Link" and "Billy Butterlnallu Play it sweet, Alfie Hang on to that ball! Seniors first! Fresh-air rehearsal Majorette jive Heap big crowd! Up and in VVl1at's happening on the Held? Jump it! Ninety-fm' WARREN CHEVROLET SALES ADAMS COUNTY MOTORS FORD SALES AND SERVICE Servicing BUICK CARS York and Liberty Streets CHEVROLET CARS AND TRUCKS Gettysburg. PC1- CEO. M. ZERFINC HARDWARE ON THE SQUARE Gettysburg, Pa. E. DONALD SCOTT Dealer in IOHN DEERE FARM MACHINERY Surge Milkers - Papec Cutters Fairbanks and Morse Water Systems H. C. ARMISTEAD EVERYTHING FROM 5c TO Sl.OO AND UP HERSHEY'S TAILOR SHOP Donald I-I. Hershey TAILOR AND HABERDASHER CLEANING AND PRESSING Opposite Court House Gettysburg, Pa Flowers for All Occasions The Wayside Flower Shop Phone 629 Compliments of Mickley's Barber and Beauty Shop Delivery Service - Phone 788 REDDING'S Hardware, Paint, Auto and Home Supplies 22 Baltimore St., Gettysburg, Pa De Luxe Restaurant "Serving the Community For 30 Years 53 Chambersburg St. Phone 171-X Gettysburg, Pa. Steven Svarnas, Prop. Compliments of HERBERT'S CITIES SERVICE Cozy Restaurant HOME-COOKED FOOD 523 Baltimore St. Gettysburg, Pa. C. Compliments of GROCERY Rose-Ann Shoppe SHUMANIS 31 stevenizigne 3i,5eRg3Sburg, pa, Ladies' and Cl'1ilclren's Wear I R We Denver Baltimore Street 39 Baltimore St. Compliments of JACK AND J ILL SHOPPE Carlisle Street Compliments of Robert P. Snyder Insurance Iustice of the Peace Kaclel Bldg., Gettysburg, Pa. Compliments of Gettysburg College 'Book Store Ni 11 ety-six Compliments of WARNER BROS. MAJESTIC and STRAND THEATERS Gettysburg, Pa. Compliments of WENTZ'S FURNITURE STORE Gettysburg, Pa. CServing you since '22l Compliments of 250 Buford Ave. Gettysburg, Pa. Phone 224-Z THE JOHN C. LOWER CO., INC. RECAPPING VULCANIZING WHQLESALE GRQCERS Distributor KELLY TIRES AND TUBES GeflYSbU1g' PO'- Compliments of Dougherty 8: Hartley DRY GOODS THE SHETTER HOUSE Dining Room and Catering 48 Chambersburg Street Thelma's Candy Shop 102 Broadway, Hanover, Pa. RAYMOND'S Young Men and Boys' Store With Sensible Prices 8 York St. Hanover Compliments of BUTT'S DINER Next to Esso Station Buford Avenue Shaney's Meat Market 52 York Street Compliments of Wolf's Pastry Shop 31 Baltimore Street SHAFFER'S Quality Clothing For Men and Boys 24 Carlisle St., Hanover, Pa. Phone 294-W Harman W. Dell, Owner I Llgyltlhs Igtanl-latligver Gettysburg Autoparts Kitzmmefs Men's, Womens pl Co, - - And Children's Wear SGTVICS SlB.ll0l'l JEWELRY Distributors 18 Carlisle St-, HQHOVSY, Pa- Gettysburg, Pa. -Waynesboro, Pa- Atlantic Gas and Motor Oils Phone 2-4270 Westminster, Md. - Hanover, Pa. We Have Everything You Want In Toys - Novelties Model Airplanes - Model Engines Models of Any Type If we don-'t have it, we will order it Toy 8: Novelty Center 2 N. Stratton St. Anthony's Shoe Store 18 Baltimore Street Hanover, Pa. Phone 9161 Red Cross, Dorothy Dodd Simplex Flexies, Enna Iettick Daniel Greene You Have Tried the Rest Now Try the Best SANDWICHES - SODAS SUNDAES - NOVELTIES SOUVENIRS We Order Anything You Want Majestic Soda Grill C. Milne, Mgr. Ni1zety-SUW11 Foundations in Politics ancl Religion CContinned from Page 615 A COUNTY SEAT IS CHOSEN The most fiourishing settlement of the new county, by reason of its location and population of almost 700 was Gettys-town, named for its founder, James Gettys, who had laid out the town in 1780. In the years preced- ing 1787 James Gettys's father referred to this village as "Marsh Creek Settlement." On the erection of Adams County, the Gettys settle- ment was chosen as the seat of justice, inasmuch as James Gettys had the sagacity to lay out his town in building lots, and had offered a site for the 11ew county's court house. The act of the Legislature authorized the levy of a tax for the construction of county buildings and desig- nated the village for the first time as Gettysburg. How- ever, before the decision was made, Hunter's Town had a favorable chance of obtaining the honor. OLD COURT House IN THE SQUARE GREATER CONEWAGO PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH Four miles northeast of Gettysburg, near Hunters- town, stands an historic, moss-covered stone church, the Greater Conewago Presbyterian Church, named from the Conewago Creek that flows nearby. Although the date of the organization of this church cannot be determined accurately, it was no doubt organized about the time of the settlement of the Scotch-Irish in this part of the county. The earliest authentic record dates from 1740. The first church erected by this congregation was built between the years of 1743 and 1749. The structure, built of logs, stood near the site of the present church. In 1786 the old log church gave way to the present stone edifice, which shows by the architectural design that for more than 150 years it has served as a meet- ing place for those who come to worship God. Al- though the mosses of successive years have gathered on the foundation stones of the church, the walls ap- pear as firm and perfect as those of a recently built structure. About one hundred years ago the church underwent some changes. The entrance was changed from the side to the end. A vestibule and a choir gallery were added and the old goblet-shaped pulpit with its sound- ing board was replaced by one of a more modern design. In 1863, during the battle of Gettysburg, the church served as a hospital for the enemy wounded. To those seeking for records of early settlers of Ninety-eight this community, the burial ground furnishes a rich store of information. D Death Notice: On Sunday morning last de- parted this life, after an indisparitiozz of two years. which he bore with Christian patience and resigna- tion, Mr. fanzes King, aged 32 years. In him so- ciety is bereft of an agreeable menzber. He has left a wife and two children to nzonrn the early loss of an- affectionate husband ana' tender parent. On Sunday his remains were interred in the Pres- byterian burying ground at Hnntemtozwz. ADAMS CENTINEL, October 7, 1801. Wig? More About Schools CC0ntinned from Page 355 GETTYSBURG'S FIRST PUBLIC SCHOOL ' BUILDING On Carlisle Street where Doctor Donley's house is to be found today once stood a well known log school building, erected more than one hundred years ago. The school was ideally located-at the juncture of the Mummasburg, Carlisle and Harrisburg roads. A newspaper notice stated the original purpose of the building. September 28, 1832 We, the Subscribers, agree to pay to a Treasurer, hereafter to be appointed by us, S25 for each share of stock subscribed by us for the purpose of erecting a School House, in the borough of Gettysburg, to be occupied as an English School, and rented to the most approved Teacher at a sum not exceeding seven per cent on the original cost or capital invested. Mr. McClean, John Garvin, Robert Smith, T. Stevens, T. C. Miller, D. Horner, J. L. Fuller, Wm. McClellan, S. Fahnestock, S. H. Buehler, Dickey Sz Himes, A. G. Miller, Jas. A. Thompson, Wm. S. Cobean, T. I. Cooper, S. S. Schmucker, Danner 81 Ziegler, John B. McPherson, Esq. The rise and growth of Pennsylvania College and its Preparatory Department in time eliminated the need for such a school, but the building was destined to continue to serve for educational purposes. The provisions of the Free School Act of 1834 re- quired that a school and teachers be maintained for Gettysburg children. The wisdom of establishing the first borough public school in this Carlisle Street loca- tion cannot be questioned. This structure was used for public school purposes until the school directors of the borough built the present High Street School on East High Street. QQ Serving the Public fC0ntinned from Page 45, His athletic record reads much like fiction. During his college days, he was a member of the varsity foot- ball, basketball and baseball teams every one of the four years. When Paul graduated in 1908, he had the distinction of serving as captain for the 1906 and 1907 football teams, as well as for the 1906 and 1907 basket- ball teams. It is interesting to note what the future held for this well-known and well-liked Gettysburg athlete whom the older folks still talk about. An occasional visitor to Gettysburg, he is now Doctor Paul Sieber, of Pitts- burgh. Also he is considered one of the finest brain surgeons in the vicinity of that city. MCE5liE1lPL5Hfi,fiEES 5 E E A E 0 5 DODGE "IOB-RATED" TRUCKS "Cleaning With a Conscience" 334,336 York SL LAUNDRY, CLEANING, STORAGE GetfYSbuTq. Pa. 110 High Street Hanover, Pa The Gettysburg High School Compumems of Alumni Association A Welcomes the Class of 1950 To the Association President-John H. Basehore lst Vice President-Eugene Hartman Esq 2nd Vice President-William Snyder Secretary-Statistician-Oma Furney Treasurer-Gladys A. Kelley ADAMS COUNTY NOVELTY COlVlPANY GYO Manufacturers FINE CARVED TABLES 090 GETTYSBURG, PENNSYLVANIA N new ne Congratulations to the Class ot 1950 GWO TI-IE LANE STUDIO Cannon-Aid Photographers 900 Portrait, Wedding, and Commercial Photography 34 York Street Gettysburg. Pa Snyder's Sales and Service Compliments of HANOVER. PA. Exclusive Distributors sNYDEn's POTATO CHIPS EGG NOODLES AND s.s.s. FOODS Gettysburg' Pa' Telephone 677 or 491-Y Open 24 Ho APPLEPUS GULF SERVICE Anything for the Automobile HENNlG'S BAKERY 35 York Street 103-111 Carlisle St t Bakers for G.H.S. Cafeteria J ob G. Appler Gettysburg, Pa. Your Dream Home Can Be cr Reality L By Contacting WOLF SUPPLY COMPANY PISSEL-BBITCHER AGENCY Masonic Bldg. Gettysburg, Pa Surprise Your Poultry by Giving Them Their First Meal of Phone 434 KASCO FEED Oldcd Compliments of GETTYSBURG MOTORS CHRYSLER - PLYMOUTH and INTERNATIONAL TRUCKS SALES AND SERVICE Gettysburg, Pa. THE SHOE BOX "Better Shoes Fitted Better" SPORT - DRESS - EVENING FOR ALL THE FAMILY Gettysburg, Pct. BRITCHER 8: BENDER DRUG STORE 27 Chambersburg Street HESS' ANTIOUE SHOP FURNITURE - GLASS - CHINA BOUGHT AND SOLD Gettysburg' Pa' 233 Chambersburg St. Gettysburg, Pct. MCCLEAES GPLOCERY Phone 6155 MEATS VEGETABLES AND FROZEN FOODS cLoTHtERs AND FURNISHERS Call 42-Z We Deliver HGHOVGI, PCI- r -O-'----- - O- A--'-O- - A---A-- A -A --r- - f w Compliments of RO S my 370 NORTH GEORGE ST. YORK, PA. R .f One hundred one Adams County Farm Bureau C Ph t f I Co-op. Ass'n Gettysburg, Pct. F ds, Seeds, Fertilizers, Et Byc p 1' ly as th Dff F Y If - Ph 390 05 South George sc. is North Fourth st. COIIIIJIIIIIBIIIS York, Pa. Harrisburg, Pa. Phone 2715 Phone 4-0258 b ot Th A A t Of c 1 c 11 g FAIRFIELD SHOE CU Nt 1Fa 1 OtP 1 Sh IA 1 II-IE -I-IMES AND News PUBLISHING CGMPAIXIY GETTYSBURG. PA. EOUIPPED TO PRODUCE ANY KIND OF PRINTING Printers ot the Cannon-Aid, "Maroon and White" And Many Other School Publications O h d Adams County Farm Bureau Adams County Motors Adams Co. Novelty Co. Adams Electric Cooperative Alwine Brick Co. American Legion Anthony's Shoe Store Appler's Gulf Station Armistead, H. G. Baker's Battery Service Bankert's Restaurant Basehore, John Battlefield Service Station Battlefield Swimming Pool Bender, Charles Bender's Funeral Home Bikle, Philip R.-Insurance Blocher's-Jewelry Bloser's Shoe Factory B. P. O. Elks Bream, Glenn L. Bream's Store Britcher and Bender Burgoon and Yingling Butt's Diner Capitol Trailwavs Central Penna. Business College Champion Shoe Repair Shop Chritzman's Jewelry Citizens Oil Company City Market Class of 1951, G. H. S. Coffman's-Jewelers Coffman-Fisher Co. Cozy Restaurant Cremer's Flowers Dave Oyler Motors Dave's Photo Shop Deardorftf. K. O.--Insurance De Luxe Restaurant Dengler Brothers Dougherty and Hartley Eagles, Fraternal Order Eckenrode. W. B, Eicholtz, C. L.-Typewriters Emmitsburg Recreation Center Epley. C. W. F. and T. Faber's Fairiield Shoe Co. Farm Bureau Insurance First National Bank Fissel-Britcher Agency Gettier's Bakery Gettysburg Autoparts OUR ADVERTISERS Gettysburg Building Supply Co. Gettysburg College Gettysburg College Book Store Gettysburg High School Alumni Gettysburg Ice and Storage Gettysburg Laundry Gettysburg Motors Gettysburg National Bank Gettysburg National Museum Gettysburg Throwing Co. Gift Box Gitlin, Morris Gobrecht, E. J. J. Greenebaunfs-Clothiers H and H Machine Shop Hankey and Plank Garage Hankey's Grocery Hanover Clothing Company Hanover Concrete Products Harris Brothers Helen-Kay Hennig's Bakery Herbert's Cities Service Hershey's Tailor Shop Hess' Antique Shop Hotel Gettysburg Jack and Jill Shoppe Jennie Wade Museum Kitzmiller's Service Stati'on Klinefelter Electric Service Klinefelter, L. Kohr-Repairing "Krank" Lane Studio Leader Store LeVan, A. R. and Son Lloyd's of Hanover Lower, J. C., Company Majestic and Strand Majestic Soda Grill Manufacturers' Light and Heat Co. Markle's Typewriter Shop Martin's Shoe Store May-Peryl Shop McCauslin Auto Sales McCleaf's Grocery Meadow Valle Abattoir Y Mickley's Barber and Beauty Shop Mi'ller's Atlantic Service Station Minter's Store Mitchell's Restaurant Murphy's Musselman's Greenhouse National Garage New Oxford Baby Shoe Co. News Agency Peace Light Inn Peoples Drug Store Printcraft Card Co. Prosperity Cleaners Raymond's Clothing Store Rea and Derick Redding's Supply Service Reel Tire Service Rees, A. F., Inc. Remmel's Print Shop Riffie and Shulley Grocery Romayne Miller's Candies Rose-Ann Shoppe Sachs, Luther-Home Builder Scott, E. Donald Schwartz Farm Supply Shaffer's Clothing Store Shaffer's Ice Cream Parlor Shaney's Food Market Shenk and Tittle Shetter House Shoe Box Shuman's Cut Rate Sixeas. N. O.-Furniture Store Smitty's Smitty's Spudnuts Snyder, Robert P. Snyder's Sales and Service Spies, George, Inc. Standard Pennant Co. 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