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Page 13 text:
FUUNDERS OF TEE TO -
HE Replesentatlve Councll of the Home Room
Fede1at1on cextalnly dese1ves a vote of thank
fl om the entne student body fox 1ts wolk th1s yeal
Each home loom elects one pexson fxom 1ts g1oup
to sexve as home loom xepxesentatlve Once a week
tll the leplesentatwes meet ln a gxoup to dlscuss
ploblems of the school
By electlng them 1n th1s mannel the membexs
of evely home loom ale ln a posltlon to make sug
gestlons dnectly to the 1ep1 esentatxves Vexy often
ploblems concelnlng the bettexment of ou1 school
ause 1n home loom meetmgs and ale taken by the
LOUDCII membel to the next meetlng
Tlns yeal Waltex Gage JI was plesldent Jo
Hiillletl Hofsess SCLIELBIY and L D Compton
FOI many yeals all the hxgh school students of
Manhattan hate desned a place to dance and have
lecleatlon whexe only hlgh school age people wexe
pexmltted The Replesentatlve Councll declded to
undertake the p1oJeLt of woxkmg out a solutlon to
LIOHS Club Teen Town was stalted A commlt
tee of Councll membexs fiom the lngh school wlth
a 1ep1esentat1ve gxoup nom the nmth glade and
Sacled Heaxt zcadc my met Wllvll the LIODS Club to
staxt the new o1gan1z'1t1on On the commlttee we1e
Waltel Cage Ross Mlllex Vngxnla G1Dgl1Cll B111
Johnston Saxah Uhlch Katheune Edwalds Duane
Blough and Jo Haxuett Hofsess
The laxge hall xn the Chambex of Commelce
Bulldlng was glven as a sultable place fox dancmg
The loom was entnely xedecoxated 1n pastel colo1s
wlth mulals pamted on the walls A new Juke
box was mstalled and supphed wlth all the lat
est lecoxds Almost eve1y week new 1eco1ds are
The Federation Council
added to the collection Plng pong tables and games
we1e set up axound the xoom fox those who ple
fel games to danclng
To obtam a membexslnp to Teen Town a fee
of twenty f1ve cents was pald M6mb8lSlllD IS 11m
lted to students 1n gxades n1ne to twelve 1nclus1ve
elthel m the hlgh school 01 the academy Mem
bexs of the Llons Club act as chapelones at Teen
Town evexy Fuday night In the futuxe pexhaps
1t w1ll be open othex nxghts also Soft dunks axe
always sold and sometlmes hambulgexs ox hot
dogs may be obtamed The lepxesentatlves see
that the coat check 1oom and the kltchen ale lun
pxopex ly Also someone must be statloned at the
dom to see that only membels ale admltted Guest
caxds may be obtalned by membels who ale hav
mg out of town guests pxovlded the guests ale xn
One outstandmg event of Teen Town occuued
on St Pats Day Undel the duectzon of the home
loom xepxesentatlves a gala dance was held Ray
Stokeleys oxchestxa p1ov1ded the muslc fox the
evenlng The hall was decol ated 1n the tladxtlonal
Malch 17 colo1s of gleen and whlte F01 leflesh
ments evexyone enjoyed cokes douglmuts and hot
dogs whlch wele on sale
Dunng the dance p1ctu1es we1e taken of the
Councxl membels and of the cxowd at lalge Seven
membexs of the Llons Club wlth then wlves acted
as chapelones The spaclous Chamber of Com
melce loom was glven ove1 as a game loom fox any
who caled to paltxclpate
W1thout a doubt thls ventule to glve hxgh school
students a place fox wholesome 1ec1eat1on has been
a successful one and the home 1oom 1ep1esentat1ves
have eamed much cxedxt fox then haxd wolk on
thls natlon w1de ploblem
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KEY T0 DEMUCRACY
HE Student Councll Manhattan Hlgh Schools
goxelnlng body has callled out many valled
and successful Dl0j0Ct.S thls yeal All ln all the
COUIILII has had one of 1ts best yeals slnce ltS 18
Membels of the Councll wele elected last SDI lng
llld took OVPI lctlve duty ln the fall ThlS years
COIIHCII IS composed of Challes Mlllel and Bob
BICVSGI senlols Dolothy StOVE1 and Blll Edwalds
lunlols Don Bustel and John Busenbalk sopho
moles Jo Ann Scheu Glenn Mungel Calolyn
GIOYEI and Gale Kloefflel ex offlclo membels and
Jlm Fallell leplesentatlve at lalge MI Roy Dul
hflm 19 facultv SDODS01
Elected as the Councll s 0fflCC1S fol the yeal wele
Bob BIPWCI plesldent John Busenbalk VICE ples
ldent D0lOtlly Stovel sc C1 etaly Chal les Mlllel
tl6"tSlll9I and Jlm Fallell collespondlng secletaly
The Councll dlVldEd lts ploglam fol the yeal lnto
tlllee pal ts plannlng fol the pleasule development
and good tlmes of the students and faculty selvlce
lelated to the wal cffolt and ploJects undeltaken
fO1 an wen bettel school school splllt and leputa
tloll ln OU191 Kansas scllools
Fol the flftll successlve yeal the Student Councll
opened lts D1 Oglam wlth a tea to welcome the new
students Thls sel ved as a good means of bettel
acqualntlng new students wlth the school and theu
Glen MUHECI was genelal challman of the flISf
blg D1OJ9Ct of the Councll the fall electlon of class
Off1C6lb Latel ln the yeal the Councll conducted
a SUIVSY to set what the student body thought of
havlng the electlon of the class Off1tPIS lll tht
spllng at the tlme Student COUHLII lnembels all
elected The school voted foul to one ln faxol of
changlng the electlons so beglnnlng thls spllng
all school 0ff1C6I5 wlll be elected so that tllev can
take OfflCC at the beglnnlng of the follow mg school
yeal John Busenbalk was challman of the spllng
Challes M11191 was IH cllalge of maklng football
was plepaled wltll the asslstance of Bob Blewel
and Glenn MUng6l fol the champlonshlp Sallnl
game It was a slxteen page booklet contalnlng
plctules and wllteups of the teams Oxel 1500
coples WEIC sold
The elghth annual Plgskln P10111 one of the SOC1 tl
hlghllghts of the yeal was sponsoled by the Stu
dent Councll The COUDCII also wolkcd wltll and
backed the WOIK done by the Fedtlatlon COIIHCII 111
OIQQDIZIDS Teen Town sponsoled bv tht LIONS
Tllls yeal the Councll has done Outotalldlllg, WOIR
ln connectlon wlth the wal effolt It was ln cllalge
of Wal bond and stamp sales A commlttee conslst
lng of Donna Roots Maly Allce Bolen and JO1lIl
Stllhe undel the dllectlon of TIEHSLIIGI Challes
Mlllel wolked dullng the fllst semestel and latel
Maly Allce was appolnted cllallman of bond sales
Sevelal successful bond d11V8S V616 callled out
Student Day was a new D10JECt It was held lil
Feblualy aftel a thlee week wal bond dllxe ln
Wh1Ch the quota of 1200 dollals was mole than
quadlupled The nlne students buylng tht lalgel
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TO ORRUWS CITIZENS
nl I ll 1 Walklr rtnmn r I
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N THE evenlng of May 18 our flnal cul
taln went down the end of the last act
oul SCHIOI yeal Some of us W616 happy and some
of us wele sad but ln the healt of all could be
found a deep sentlment f0l MHS In the comlng
yeal mole than 6381 befole we wlll leally be made
to leallze how much tllls school leally has meant
to us Most of the boys wlll leave f0l a blancll of
the SCIVICE somewhele IH the states and then to
DESLIHHLIOH Unknown Du11ng thls school telm
of 43 44 the leallty of thls Wal has been folced
upon us as we lost sevelal of oul boys to the SCIVICC
befole they WSIS able to complete then senlol yeal
These all llght guys left Cheel fully hopefully and
wlth a splllt thats bound to bllng on then tl
umph Calloll Roehl Dlck Clevlston Flances Lov
ell Johnny Boles and Bob Rogels chose the navy
as thell tempolaly Caleel They must know the
IODES by now and well depend on them to show
then fllends back home the How s and Whys and
Whats of belng ln Uncle Sams navy
In the fall of 1943 we chose Oul class colols loyal
blue and cleam and oul class flowel the Amellcan
Beauty Rose Educatlon leads to knowledge
knowledge to success IS the motto of oul senlol
class of 44
As membels of thls class we wlll nevel fol get oul
tllumphant football season Those games W616 oc
caslons maklng evellastlng memolles Those boys
had wele belng ably suppol ted by the gn ls and boys
on the bleachels Gllls yelllng Johnny you can
make It Scalp em Jlmmy Knock lm down
Bob and CIIGEIIIIQ' the whole team The Junctlon
C1ty game was enough to g1V6 anyone the chllls It
was thls yeal that we bloke all l6C01dS Gosh t
was wondelful' Then to glve the season the ap
plopllate flnlshlng touch we had oul annual Plg
skln Plom Was It evel solld wlth a capltal S' It
was that nlgllt that we clowned oul Plgskln Plom
queen and klng MIIIIG Domlno and Bob Slack All
yes anothel nlght to lemembel
O KEEP us on the llght t1 ack we elected tlllee
leadels HOWHIG Elmel plesldent Cllalles
Walkel vlce plesldent and Dwlgllt Koltman sec
letaly tleasulel wele oul thlee efflclent class of
flCC1S At the top ol OU1 entlle govelnlng body the
Student Councll Bob Blew 61 was elected D1 esldent
It was thlougn hls able admlnlstlatlve ablllty ln
coopelatlon wlth the othel councll 0fflCelS the
Student Councll the Fedelatlon Councll the stu
dent body and the teachels that such beneflclal
HCLIVILICS as oul ual bond campalgn democlatlc
electlons D1gSk1I1 plom and malntenance of oul
sacled llonol roll wele successfully executed Flom
oul class W618 C1131 les Mlllel Bob BICWCI and Jlm
FSIIEII as Councll leplesentatlves and Jo Ann
Scheu and Glenn MUHg61 as ex OfflC10 membels
We attended sevelal dances aftel football and
basketball games ln oul hlgll school gym but on
the evenlng of Feblualy 12 we attended anothel
all school affall the Gold D1gg6lS Ball sponsoled
by the Junlol class The gals showed the fellas who
was boss that nlght and the males took the femmes
fol 6V61y cent they had No small Wold llke Fun
O1 Swell could CXDI ess how much we leally enloyed
oulselves that Hlghf
Oul senlol play was a mystely entltled A Mul
del Has Been Allanged and Jlm Fallell Challes
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