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Page 17 text:
Barbara Shannon, treasurer. About the same time class and school officers were chosen. The
students chose from the senior class Raymond Kenyon as mayor and William Kelly, traffic
In football Captain William Kelly, Harmon Wilcox, Duane Stamm, William Garrison, and
Kenneth Lane were specifically talented. In basketball Raymond Kenyon, Kenneth Lane,
William Garrison, Orville Bush, and Dean Keeler deserved honorable mention for their ability.
Those outstanding in girls' sports were: Shirley Kingsbury, Mary Ketcham, Dorothy Williams,
and Jean Loppenthien. -
The senior play accounted for ability in dramatics. This was a three-act play called, "The
Clutching Claw." The main characters were: Keith Brady, Donna Chamberlain, Ernest
Howell, Helen Carl, Joyce Frey, Gladys Hildebrandt, James Malcolm, Keith Pufpaff, Donald
Clark, Roger Bennett, Pauline Chandler, Barbara Shannon, Fern Fruin, and Jack Maxson.
The play was directed by Mr. Schilling with Richard Beadle, a sophomore as assistant director.
The second semester officers were: Richard Swanson, president, Orville Bush, secretary,
Pauline Chandler, vice-president, and Barbara Shannon, treasurer.
The juniors, as of previous years, sponsored an annual, formal J-Hop for the seniors, May 7.
The theme was "Stage Door Canteenw.
Advisers of the class were Miss Leiter and Mr. Lower for the first two years and Mr. Burgess
and Mrs. Ruehl for the last two.
CLASS OF 1943
The best is yet to come.
Brown and White Daisy
First semester Second semester
Mary Ketcham ....,.,,,,, ,,,.,,., p resident ..,,,,,,, ,.,,,.,.,, R ichard Swanson
Pauline Chandler ,.,,c. .,r. ,,,,,,,, v i ce-president .,,., ,,,,,,,,. P auline Chandler
Layonatine Kinney ,,.....,. ,,,,,,,., s ecretary .i,,,.,., s,ccss.c... O rville Bush
Barbara Shannon ,,....,, ,,,,,,,., t reasurer ....,,,,, Barbara Shannon
Barbara Ruehl ,..,...., ,,,.,,.,..,,.,,,,,,
Mary Ketcham ,...
HONOR LIST FOR 1943
Marjorie Norton I ..,,.,.. 2.806
Bernadene Schantz ..,.... ,,,,,,.. 2 .684
Richard Swanson... 2.600
Raymond Kenyon ,.,,,,,,, ,,,,,,,. 2 .389
Ortha Hawblitz r.......,, ,,,,c,,. 2 .366
Pauline Chandler ..,.,,,, ,,,,,,.. 2 .353
Virginia Wheating i.,,,,,,, ,,,,,,.. 2 .336
Joseph Beck .... ..ccc,sc ........ 2 . 287
Ula Garlinger ,...,,,,,. ,,,,,,,, 2 .177
Robert Murphy ....,,,.s ......., 2 .133
Marjorie L. Boyes ,...,.,,, ,,,,.,.. 2 .070
Senta Furrow ..........
Donald Clark .... ,,,.,,,r,,,,,
Gladys Hildebrandt ......... ,.,,,... 2 .028
Orville Bush ....,,,,,,,,,,,
Jessie Jarrard ....,,,,,s
Douglas Payne ...,....
Leroy Wheeler ........
Juanita Swift .....c...,
Harmon Wilcox ......ccr
Shirley Kingsbury .........
Sybil Woodmansee ...... .
Page 16 text:
On a golden autumn morning of 1939, one hundred and seventy-four "greenies" marched into
H. H. S., not at all uniform as to size, appearance, and character, but their goals were set the
same, that is, each was striving to do the best according to his ability. Immediately the fresh-
men became acquainted with their fellow students and soon thereafter chose the following for
business, financial, and social guidance: Raymond Kenyon, president, Roger Bennett, vice-
president, Mary Ketcham, secretary, Pauline Chandler, treasurer.
The first opportunity they had to show their ability was at the Spotlight that fall. Their
particular act was called "The Man on the Street" in which each did a splendid piece of work.
The second semester election results named Betty Ketchum, vice-president, Elisabeth French,
secretary, Mary Ketcham, treasurer. Raymond Kenyon retained his office of president.
After the former year of acquaintance, the sophomores immediately voted Mary Ketcham,
president, Elisabeth French, vice-president, Bernadene Schantz, secretary, Betty Ketchum,
Within a few months, excitement of the Spotlight was raging once more. The sophomores
presented an act entitled "Kings and Queensf, The main characters were: Donna Gerber,
Potato Queen, Eunice Fisher, Miss America, Kenneth Lane, King Cotton, and mighty mite
Orville Bush, Tennis King.
Sports, one of the greatest recreations in high school, held much interest this year. Harmon
Wilcox, William Kelly, and Francis Goggins won varsity letters in football. Kenneth Lane and
Raymond Kenyon did their class justice by winning letters on the varsity basketball team.
Outstanding in girls' sports for the year were Mary Ketcham, Elisabeth French, and Ruth
In the midst of the great hustle and bustle of the new semester, ballots were cast for class
officers. Joseph Beck became president, Betty Singleton, vice-president, Ruth McNinch,
secretary, Mildred Helmer, treasurer.
Spring sports did not appeal to the sophomores this year, as of years before, although a few
participated. Gordon Ironside was selected as the outstanding golfer. Harmon Wilcox was
captain of the varsity tennis squad and the only sophomore letterman of the team.
The fall of '41 appeared abruptly, and 152 juniors came to H. H. S. When the ballots were
counted for the first semester election, Kenneth Lane became president, Elizabeth Doster,
vice-president, Joyce Frey, secretary, Mildred Helmer, treasurer.
Sports held a great deal of attention this year, and many participated. Raymond Kenyon
and Kenneth Lane were voted as the most outstanding players in basketball.
Juanita Swift was general chairman of the annual Ag-HE held in the fall.
Then came the time when a great many students were about the school with lots of make-up
on. Now, what on earth could be going on? The rehearsals for the junior play, of course.
Donald Clark, Keith Brady, Dorothy Williams, Pauline Chandler, Robert Murphy, Duane
Walters, Keith Pufpaff, and Marjorie Dryer were the main characters in "Foot-loose." Roger
Bennett was student director.
Second semester officers were: Mary Ketcharn, president, Francis Goggins, vice-president,
Orth.a Hawhlitz, secretary, Juanita Swift, treasurer.
The juniors sponsored the annual J-Hop for the seniors. The theme was Hawaiian with
palm trees, beach umbrellas, a gaily colored canopy, and fragrant flowers for decorations. Com-
mittee members were: Bernadene Schantz, general chairman, Gladys Hildebrandt, programs,
Harmon Wilcox, music, Pauline Chandler, decorations, Elizabeth Doster, entertainment,
Beverly Brown, invitations, Senta Furrow, refreshments, Francis Goggins, publicity.
September rounded up the students once more and started them back to high school for their
fourth year. Students were busy greeting old friends and new. Before the sensation of a new
term had worn away, ballots were cast for the class officers. The following day MaryKetcham
was announced as president, Pauline Chandler, vice-president, Layonatine Kinney, secretary,
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Reva A. Austin
"The womanty atmosphere of home."
Clubs: Jr. Bed Cross Sewing 35 Em-
Howard R. Babcock Itchy
" A jolly good fellowf'
Glee Club 1, 2, 35 Choir 4. Clubs: Cook-
ing 25 Aeronautics 45 Chess and Checker
Iris L. Baldwin U Dutch
i'It takes life to love life."
Basketball 3, 45 Volleyball 35 Softball 3,
45 Shuffleboard champ. 35 Letter winner
35 Spotlight 15 Victory Corps 45 Fort-
night staff 45 Doomsday staff 4. Clubs:
Folk Dance 15 Pep Squad 25 Stamp sec'y-
treas. 35 Film 45 Usher 4.
John J. Bechtel Junior
Ag-HE cOmm.35 Ag-HE trip winner 35
Victory Corps 4. Clubs: F.F.A. 1, 2, 3,
E. Joseph Beck Jr. Joe
"Quantity plus quality."
Football 3, 45 Baseball 1, 25 F.S.C.25
B.U.C. sec'y 3, 45 Class pres. 25 Spot-
light 35 Victory Corps 4. Clubs: Outdoor
15 Chess and Checker 25 Hi-Y 2, 3, vice-
pres. 45 Gun 35 Varsity 4.
Juanita A. Belson Shorty
K'Little, but oh my!"
Basketball 35 Volleyball 35 Softball 35
Shuffleboard 35 Letter winner 3. Clubs:
Folk Dance 1, 25 Know Hastings 35
Home Nursing sec'y 4.
Roger E. Bennett Rod
'LI think I am a man of destiny."
Glee Club 15 Choir 45 Debate 35 Declam-
ation 25 "Contrary Mary" 35 "Foot-
loose" 35 "The Clutching Claw" 45
Spotlight 1, 2, 3, script writer 25 Class
vice-pres. 15 Fortnight bus.mgr. 35
Doomsday staff 3. Clubs: Cooking 25
Music Appreciation 35 Poetry 4.
Marjorie E. Boyes Nlarge
"Sings her blues away."
Basketball 35 Volleyball 35 Softball 35
Glee Club 1, 2, 3, 45 Choir 3, 45 "On Our
Wayl' 35 HH. M. S. Pinafore" 45 Ac-
companied Boys Glee Club 45 Spotlight
35 F. S. C. 15 Class pres. 15 J-Hop comm.
3. Clubs: Booster 15 Seasons Sports 25
Girl Reserves 2, 3, 4. Bridge 35 Archery
Blarjory L. Boyes hlarge
"Laughter is an external expression Qfjoyf'
Glee Club 1, 2, 35 Choir 3, 45 Operetta 2,
35 Glee Club Quartette 35 Choir Sextette
45 Book Week Play 35 Spotlight 35 J-Hop
comm. 35 "On Our Way" 25 Fortnight
staff 4. Book Club 2.
Withdrew before graduation.
Evelyn L. Brower Eve
"Laugh and be merry."
Basketball 15 Tennis 15 Ping Pong 15
Glee Club 1, 35 Choir 45 Spotlight l, 2,
35 F. S. C. 15 Victory Corps 4. Clubs:
Girl Reserves 2, 3, 45 Travel 25 Book 35
Beverly A. Brown Bev
"The joyous present is mine to do
with as I please."
Basketball 1, 2, 3, 45 Volleyball 1, 2, 35
Softball 2, 35 Soccer 1, 25 Glee Club 45
Band 1, 2, 35 Debate 35 Spotlight 35
J-Hop comm. 35 Fortnight staff 45
Doomsday staff 45 Victory Corps 4.
Clubs: Booster 1, 25 Girl Reserves 2, 3, 45
Gun Owners pres. 3.
Patricia A. Bump Patty
"A good ,student plus a kind heart."
Entered from St. Bose 25 Basketball 2,
3, 45 Volleyball 2, 35 Softball 2, 3, 45 Ping
Pong 2, 35 Soccer 35 Letter winner 25
Victory Corps 45 Fortnight bus.mgr. 45
Doomsday staff 4. Clubs: Girl Beserves
2, 3, 45 Games 25 Know Hastings 35
Dinner 45 Usher 2, 3, 4.
Orville A. Bush Bill
"He knows what is what."
Basketball 1, 2, 3, 45 Tennis 1, 2, 35
Band 1, 25 Spotlight 25 F.S.C. 1, 2, 45
B. U. C. 1, sec'y 45 Class sec'y 4. Clubs:
Tennis 1, 25 Varsity 3, 4.
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