Hononegah High School - Mack Yearbook (Rockton, IL)

 - Class of 1922

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38 THE MACK HISTORY OF THE FRESHMAN CLASS On tho sixth of Soptombor, 1922, llo-no-no-gah lookod into Tho faoos of many happy students. Thoso woro tho "Froshios," forty-oight strong, who holpod to swoll tho onrollmont of Tho l'ommunity High Sohool. Tho boys and girls oamo from all parts of the community surrounding Rookton, though many of Thom holong to tho noigl1borin,fr town, Rosooo. As doar llo-no-no-gah gazod info thoiir booming' faoos, sho Thought, "NVhat fino mon and womon I can mako of those hoys and girls who, l know, aro willing to work." Sho was vory proud of hor "forty-oig1ht," ovon though thoy woro HFroshios." Sho oponod hor doors widely, and 'rhoro was always room for :L strangor sooking' an oducafion. As Froshmon, Wo Woro langliod ai, joorod af, snnbhod, and 1'-slllod groon by Tho uppor olussos. Did Wo liston? No! Wo lnrnod our oyos and our illltlllllllll toward 'rho boffor things of lifo. NVo igrnorod thoir harsh words and softlod both minds and lll'illllS on our studios, as lflo-no-no-grah wishod ns To do. Tho sohool yoar slowly, suroly, wont iis way. Sovoral mom- l.-ors of tho olzlss woro obligxod To loavo sohool, duo to thoir paronfs nicwing' away. Wo said good-hyo to our dopurting' i's'ionds, Though wo hafod to soo thom go. Vilvilllflll limo,-sunlnlor Iimo,-approx:ohos, hui wo havo ln0fll'll'lQ to four. XVo lI2lV0 sfudiod hard, plus-od oursolvos Sllllill'0- ly and firmly in tho paths of 'rho hardost probloms, l'2ll'l'll string'- gglos bravely, and waifod for our Turn, as Tho Froshmon woro always last. Our work for 'rho your is noarly dono. Whon Ilo- no-no-grah onoo again looks into our fzloos, wo will bo tho happy "Sophomoros," roady and willing to work zxsiwhon Froshmon. THE FRESHMAN RECEPTION On tho l'wonfy-oigrlifli of Ootolmor, 1922, an rooeption was grivon at tho lllllllllllllllfj' llonso in honor of tho Froshmon. Tho "Froshios" drozldod Thai' night' for if was fhoir initiation. NVhon

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T THE MACK 39 the time came all classes, including the faculty, were present to witness their fate. The Grand March, led by Mr. Norton and Miss Lathrop, started events moving. As the Freshmen were green, they be- came tangled and twisted in the procession. They were then shut i11 a room by themselves, while the other classes performed their pranks. The Freshman girls were soon called to attention and seated in chairs forming a straight row from the platform to the center el' the Hoc r. The boys were summoned, each boy being placed behind a girl, the order was given, "Take down her hair." lt was rather hard for some boys, as a few of the girls had what they call "rats" in their hair to make it look more attractive. The next exciting event was the pie contest in which -loe Goss, Martha Reichard Hlld Henrietta Vivian took part. Henrietta Vivian, being the winner, received a package of gum as a gift for her speed. At the conclusion of the stunts, games were played until refreshments of ice cream and cake were served. The principal, thinking it quite late for school-children, called the fun to a close and all departed, feeling very happy, even the Freshmen. FRESHMAN HI-JINKS APRIL 26. Thursday evening at the Community House occurred the lfreslunan lli-.links which zim hanged through several hours of gaiety, modeled from the old time street carnival whose chief aim was artifieially stimulated excitement for the pnrpose of money grabbing. The class well coached by their sponsor, Mr. Norton, sent things rolling at top speed. Bright little gypsy girls told wonderful fortunes when palms were crossed with silver. Mys- terious tents holding the "Magician and Men Only" shows stood forth. Coney Island with the latest thrill producing devices, the zoo filled with freak animals assisted in parting those in atten- dance from their hard won shekels. Ualls of the men at the baby rack and hot dog stands drifted through the building. The eonglomeration of sounds carried one hack to early days. and one

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