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v n THE CLASS 0111938 PRESENTS HH TUUEHSTUNT PUBLISHED YEARLY DURING THE MGNTH OF MAY BY THE STUDENTS OF MIL- LERSVILLE STATE TEACHERS COLLEGE BEFORE YCDU TURN Tl-TE PAGE . As the years roll by, as the hair grows thin and gray, may you turn now and then to these pages and live again the experiences ot your college life. The aim oi "The 1938 Touchstone" has been to depict, in sequence and through pictures, the activi- ties ot four years of life at M.S.T.C., and to create a book of which the college can be proud. You hold the result of the staffs efforts in your hands-We mean not only the book, but the verdict. May you find us guilty in the sense of having done a Worth- while job. R' , DIVISICDNS THE FCUR CLASSES OUR FACULTY THE EXTRA-CURRICULUM BRAINS AND BRAWN DEDICATIGN Although We can never repay you fully for your kindness and friendly ad- vice, Mr. Gaiqe, the mem- bers of the Class of l938 dedicate this book to you as a small token of their thankfulness. LASSES Q H ,iw Estelle Kee ports Secretary Iohn Shorb Treasurer HJ. W , "EW H0"m"'w"W"m mfs. VY :H V wi, .K m 11.558 1 Ellen Herr Wulter Rau President Vice-President THE FRESHMEN LEST TT BE FCRGCTTEN September, 1937! Ambitious Freshmen came forth from obscure existence in various high schools! One hundred titty-nine students, predestined for greater scholastic and athletic achievements, Were enrolled in Millersville State Teachers' College. On December eighteenth the Freshmen sponsored a Christmas Dance, "The Mistletoe Shag," with the Blue Moon Orchestra-their first social function. Prior to the close of the first semester, an important meeting ot the class was held, at which time the Freshmen representatives to the newly organized Student Council were elected. Those elected to the Council by a popular vote Were: Beth Stauffer, Edgar Clark, Gilbert Young, and Harvey Staufter. At this meeting a motion was made by the class to purchase a scrap book in which should be kept a record ot the four years' activities. Dorothy Brubaker and Fern Everhart were appointed heads of this project. The whirling Winds of March twenty-sixth brought to the foreground the FreshInen's second social affair of the 1937-1938 college term. Cornprenez- vous? Of course you do. That was the "Collegiate Hop." The lot is empty five Like sheep, with heads Unsophisticated yearlmgs minutes before eight A freshman is cleansed. meekly bowed, Only a frosh studies like A bit of "Fresh" talent on his Human sign posts Getting acquainted. display. Huqqie shows 'em how. We may not show it at all times, but We do have deeply imbedded in our midst the future talent of M.S,T.C. ln the athletic World such outstanding accomplishments as those made by Ioe Hogentogler, Dan Miller and Charles Tomporowski, our Frosh Pigskin Carriers, are noteworthy, While our Worthy ball Cagers are seen in the persons ot lake Shirk and Myron Hlywiak. Zip! To be sure, we cannot omit such a fine sport as Wrestling, and our entries to its realm are the three huskies, Dennis Myers, Paul Menkitis, and Earl Walton. Although last, but not least, We have a real champion, none other than our own tacttul, terrific, tennis smasher, Gilbert Young. The weaker sex are also strongly upholding their stand in athletics. Higher education No face dance. Three down-one to go. Walter looks natural. Carving his deeds in Frosh shine. They aren't this young. They take our sheckels. Contentment. Self photo. More sheep. Nancy Meiskey, Marilyn Crook, Dorothy Brubaker, Mary Libby Reed, and Ruth Nestleroth are doing excellent work in representing us. ,- Dramatic talent also runs in the Frosh Line-up. Alma Smith and Herbert Ennett kept us on the slate in "The Tailor Made Man" production. Now, turning to literary ability, we cannot omit the constructive Work done by several of our classmates on the "Snapper" Staff, namely: Nancy Meiskey, Beth Stauffer, Florence Miller, and lune Budd. The class, as a Whole, is merely in the first stages of its organization, but did do several beneficial acts during the year such as, the purchase of twenty-four recordings for the college electric phonograph which is used and enjoyed by everyone. stone. Making the campus beautiful. Steps to success. 3 rp:-v Y4' Mervin Sneath Vice-President George Hubiey President Beiiy Beehler Treasurer Mary George Historian THE SOPHCMCDRES Cathryn Connor Secretary ATTENTIQN PLEASE! Ding! Dong! Station SOPH on the air again. Through the courtesy of lohn Ursprung, jovial editor of the "Touchstone," We present sundry flashes and dots and dashes-news of the Sophomore Class. Attention! All fellow students everywhere. Let's go to press. -Cathryn Connor, Carolyn Hall, Mervin G. Sneath and George Rishell are doing quite Well by us on the Student Government. -The social committee crashed! through with flying colors sponsoring a bigger and better Butcher's Broadcast than ever before. This broadcast, an annual event, is to be continued until the present sophs are graduated-no You should hide, Becker. Precious moments. Pete tried hard. Cherubs. No fire-just dirt. Love light in her eyes And the ground was broken. one knows when that will be. All talent for this big broadcast of '38 was found in the Sophomore Class. Bing Fornwalt, Flossie Miller, Snutty Smith, lim Vermeychuk, Betty Brock, and Davey Booth helped make the show quite entertaining. About this time dieting was quite popular as admission to the cast was determined by feminine poundage. -Ehemann and Rutherford garner due credit as basketball team wins championship. Although only sophs, these two fellows contributed their abilities to our court-chasers. lncidentally, Ehemann was high scorer among his teammates. -At the moment, the Social Committee is tearing things apart planning for the Sophomore Hop. As ever, the sophisticated sophs intend to be different and use a carnival theme. -Although a loit tardy, We offer our appreciation and thanks to our faithful guides, Mrs. Elloerta Councilman and Mr. Harry Bassler. -Time is up-We sign off until we meet you as juniors. Day student fun. It was mama who paid. Better hurry. Still serious as sophs. Not too tight. Study in serenity Well-maybe. They even served the men. lust to see a hole. Gargoyles. . H.. , ,Q - we -me--nm -1-AM . A u """ Elwood Schreffler Louise Gibble President Vice-President T I I E Ioseph VVolfe Vice-President Louise Welch Secretary Dorothy Hess Secretary IUNIGRS Worth Brown Treasurer Anno Mary Treasurer Smith WHAT WE DTD-- Who did shine! You've got it--the Class at thirty-nine. Breaking all precedent, they chose for their prexy the iirst female gavel-'rapper in the history of Millersville. Like a flash, they started the ball rolling and the dogs barking when they started to roast them over a fire built in Gables Woods. And did they eat-everything from corn and dogs to the mustard Mr. Lingentelter found behind a tree, But they lived to carry on and gave us one of the greatest dances of the year. The "Bowery Ball" they called it! What a bowery and what a ball was held Within those gymnasium Walls. With the modern swing rhythms of a hot band, the Gibblites took the whole school and the faculty tor a gala evening of fun into the imaginary slums. Again they break all precedents and hold a mid-year election, causing much argument pro and con and a re-election of that same feminine leader. All ready to go again-but wait a minute, a controversy about the method of "Touchstone" Editor election is brought to light. These Iuniors don't fool Sprouts Bob stands by. around, though. Within three weeks it was all decided, and election returns were posted. Eugene Bable is the one who is to carry the burdens oi the "Touchstone" tor his fellow classmates. But not alone. Every enterprise must have a business manager, and Mark Herr is the one. What a combination this Iunior Class will have. lust in case it's not known to you-these two men worked in these same positions on the "Snapper" this year and made a mighty fine job of it. No wonder the Iuniors can shine. Oh boy, here comes some more fun. Round and round they go, where they stop, nobody knows. And that's just what happened when their roller- skating party was held at the Olympia in Lancaster. lt was worth the thirty cents admission to watch them, even it you cou1dn't skate. When they got Lil and B111 truck on Morning after Why stop? He turned both cheeks. - SCTIOO1 011 wheels. above the thm-1 floor Nice stuff What's this. Statues. Wide open Symmetry. Well dressed. Hobie and Frankie ST il? .mli?? Yi 1 hoofinq. Light dark started on that slippery floor, they couldn't stop, and so they were destined to skate forever and an evening in one big circle. Then there was that peppy cheer-leader, Ioe Wolfe, by name, who couldnteven get started because he was keeping such close company with the floor. What talent was discovered that night that had long been hid under a bushel. lack Cox came shining through with his when he put the Junior Prom over with a bit of gusto and cheerio to the Iuniors. For now they are to rise one rung higher on the ladder of their college career. Next year they will hold the always enviable positions oi the Seniors of M.S.'l'.C. May they prove Worthy of the honor and may We Wish them the best ot luck, the best of fun, and the best of success for this year ot thirty-nine. Nice form, isn't it? B951-HY rest Did we gas him? bs down and out Iunior relaxation. If only mother could see It should have been call d Tall, tan, and terrific. me now. debating Wt i 3 H 6 i, M! W i - 1" N ' M "'li xg V Y' Y 'l im Mg ina fn if ggi K 4 im 1.54. Robert Williams President Harry Hersh Vice-President THE SENTORS Mary Catherine Graybill Seeretcxry Paul Keiper Trecxsurer f IAMES H. ADAMS One of the better intelligentsia. Really appreciates the higher arts and stuff. Admired for his courage to walk out of a concert. Used his good taste as member of Entertainment Committee. Phi Sig, money-bag keeper of day-men. Quite proficient with brush and canvasp even goes in for Surrealism. Cne of Page Society's best critics. IOI-IN K. ADAMS A Lancastrian with a Pennsylvania-Dutch accent. Studious, Phi Sig. Ardent movie devotee-wrote critical cinema column for "The Snapper." His brief- case often seen in company of Iohn Buckwaltens. Chief manufacturer of noise at any of I-lelen's library tablesg ably assisted in such work by Bergy, Bucky, and Slaugh. Broke down several times to turn social at school dances. 6 NY. 1 , , Q gr . . 'X MILDRED ALPERT Endured Penn State for two years-or was it vice versa? Promptly filled a booth at the "corner" upon her arrival here. Seemed to never leave it. Second to Arthur Murray as a Big Apple Peeler. Quite proficient at chewing gum, wrestling with a steering- wheel, and digging divots. Really a grand person- especially when aroused from a daze. IUNE B. AYRSCOTT The first of the four. Artist, musician, seamstressg Iill of all trades. Worried over her towering pupils as much as over her everlastingly lost locker key. Congenial, conscientious, yet carefree. This plump little lass strictly follows her diet, abetted by the swinging exercise of her golf game. Chicago sent this humorous bit to us and is ably defended by her. 21 +43 l MARTHA BEBGSTRESSER Bergy A nice little hunk of squirrel bait-from Bedford Already has been accepted as a potential good Lancastrian lust loves being tickled-try it. Thinks Fords Cwithout topsl are tops. Wears a hat to protect her block from the wood-peckers. Never a Wet blanket Has a meaningful glint in one eye. WILLIAM H. BOLGER, Ir. Takes a grand picture-isn't it evident! Always Vlgorous cheerful Really emanates that personal- ity plus stuff Phi Sig and "Touchstone" staff. Played second base on Pucky's willow-Wielders since he was a frosh Knows how to make a hopping ground- er look Just too too --. Ruled the class as a Junior saved money for the first time. Actually practlcalized a student government as president. FRANCES E. BAIR Franny. One of the mighty-mites of '38. Widely popular. Initials spell F. E. B.-keeps the E a secret. Worries "too" much-serious, but loads of fun. First love-a library. Could be an A-l shoe saleswoman. Lives in Hanover. Franny has hopes-big ones. A smooth, rhythmic dancer. The apple of any man's eye. KENNETH C. BANZHOF Bantam, Abbreviated, Natty, Zestful, HCIDDY, Ob- servant, Fun-loving. Ken Was one of the little big noises of '34-'38,-spent early career wrestling friend Schultz. A crackerjack at decoration, he helped to engineer Crailroad?J the Frosh "Scotch Highball" and subsequent hops. Flashed in Industrial Arts and proved himself in practice teaching. Weaknesses: Wine, Women, song. Assets: level t?l head, good line, and yen for big things. ...7 22 DOROTHY E. BRENEISEN The third oi the four inseparables-Ayrscott, Berg- stresser, Breneisen, and Hoffman. Lover of fun and merrymaking. Her pleasant smile won her the honor of an attendant to the May Queen in l936. Switchboard operator. Those daily phone calls from Quakertown leave her in a "Huffy" gale of love. At her leisure she enjoys attending community con- certs and playing ping-pong. MARY ALICE BBEUNINGER Drummer girl for Melzer's black and gold clad noisemakers. Quiet, sincere, dependable. A smile dis- tinctly her own-or Strasburg's. Many triends-al- ways receives a welcome. President of the penned- in femmes. Star athlete-basketball and hockey. Speaks slowly and distinctly-as per Dr. Chandler Stu-teaching got her down too much. MARIBELLE I. BRUBAKER Chic, vivacious, rhythmatic, eftervescent personal- ity. Ioined us in Sophomore year after being ex- posed to one year at Hood. Keen interest in sports. Heart-throb at Delta Sig. Talented Thespian with super-dramatic qualities. Melzer's chief excuse- maker for Thursday night choir absentees. Devoted admirer of a certain green, feminine rattle-trap Know junkedl. Follower ot the arts-identifying phrase, "Would I were an artist!" l OHN H. BUCKWALTER Brainy-took four year course in three-and-one half. Constant companion to his brief-case. Argued almost incessantly with anybody about anything. Studious to the "grindish" point, but did have time tor intra-mural football and baseball. Classical Clubber. Spent odd moments manufacturing screwy names for his "dew-drop." One of Emily's hard Workers. 23 CHARLES E. BURNER A typical builder-upper and tearer-downer of radio sets. He even built a set that couldn't reach Lan- caster. But then he took everything seriously. Spon- taneous, impulsive, enthusiastic. Marched with Melzer's band-boys for many years: sang in the choir, and orchestrated under the same baton. Cabi- net member of the "Y" and staunch supporter of Roddy Scientists and Industrial Artsmen. MARY ELIZABETH BUTTS Energetic, efficient. Tireless worker in all activi- ties. Serious Cat timesl, studious. We call her "Bary Muttsf' Day student, but never at home over week- endsg too great an interest in an E. and M. student. Chosen ruler of Primary Club in senior year. Kinder- garten enthusiast in teaching racket. And to show our trust, for our first two years we made her Chan- cellor of the Exchequer. - I. LESTER CHARLES Chubby, Hearty, Avoirdupois, Rollicking, Linernan, Edrnund's Supervisor. "Skinny's" the rnan-when- ever there's something to be done and done well. Prominent in "frat" circles and among the best scholars in the class, Les has a habit of being the man on the spot. "Brute's" staff of life is a familiar figure which will be missed at MXV. MARY IOAN CLODFELTER Blond native of Massachusetts. Has passion to remodel dresses. Flashes a diamond on proper finger. Songstress. Talented trouper-"Berkeley Square," "Death Takes A Holiday." Can't decide whether to live at home or in dorm. Oversleeps. Also falls off horses, but always recovers. Hobby- sketching people who will pose and those who won't. Favorite pastimee-getting in and out of scrapes gracefully. 24 VANCE A. CRISWELL Came here quietly and will undoubtedly leave in the same manner. Never wastes Words. Quiet, con- genial, and greatly interested in his Work. Has faith in his "leetle cherubs"g also swears by his Chevy. His car Wears a compass-you guess Why-and Vance wears a Kaiser hair-cut. Spends hours in the library alone-with his books. GEORGE W. DAVIS Sage of Middletown. Clever enough to escape Frosh Restrictions. Troubled with transportation wor- ries-also speed cops. Active orator and policy maker for the day-shift. Argued incessantly-just for the fun of it. I. B.'s chief hecklerp worked hard in History of Pa. Believes in modern education. Also wants U. S. to annex Canada. Chief hobby- losing sheckels to Rees and Duffey over ping-pong. 3 RUTH L. DISSINGER Everybody knows her. Or do they? Chief sup- porter of the "corner." Also of the nickel machine. Never serious-not even under a moon. As a truck- er-on-down, not bad, not bad. Particularly fond of "recreation" Her laugh-well, offer praise that you can't hear it. An elementary teacher: very elemen- tary. Rather revealinq-a lime coke. ROBERT DUFP EY An ironic Irishman who seldom became irritable. Thought nothing of the V.C. as a froshp hanged chairman of same in effigy: thought less of Frosh when he became a V.C. Led several bathing parties to purge the yearlings of their sins. Controlled busi- ness of "Snapper" in '36-'37.' Phi Sig. Tennis team. Present boss of the Day Shift. 5 eg ALBERT S. EBBERT Elongated, Business-like, Biglerville, Earnest, Ro- mantic, Tenor. Manly mainstay of Melzer's Music Masters, "Doc" has devoted his entire stay at Millers- ville to serving the student body through music and dramatics. From tuba and bull fiddle to arias and make-up, "Al" has stuck to his guns and produced fine performances. A close friend and pal, "Doc's" one Weakness was seeking advice for the lovelorn. EMORY EDMUNDS Little "Brute" Spunky, sartorial, suave. Asserted brains over brawn as varsity football manager, also told the boys how to heave scenery as Theatre Club manager. Took all his strength to tote a golden "M" on the front of his thoracic region-smallest man in '38 class to sport one. Hails from anthracite "Golden Glove" region, but likes Reading Anthracite better. Sl-IELDON W. EHRINGER Super band seller. "Ehringer Let Me Get You A Band Agency." Slings hash and bull-mostly. Could be a politician-has the build already. Loves to teach Iunior Business. Also best bicycler on the football squad. Transferred from G-Burg-hails from Altoona. Also sells Altoona-cheap. I. B.'s chief "hard to keep awake" pupil. IAMES W. ELLIOTT lncessant chewing-gum chewer Cone chew to every letter writtenl. Chief enjoyer of Gaige's "lim Fisk" series. One of I. B.'s constant recitersg a hard Work- er. Neat dressery smooth dancer. Always rushing places to the tempo of his cud-chewing. A big sup- porter of C.T.C.'s bus lines until his appendix got tired of the exercise. 26 We call her Sally Her studes think she's a prize tighter Comes all the way from a metropolis not on the map Peach Bottom Day Student as a Frosh and Soph Inmate of dorm last two years--for the sake of Morpheus Excellent wielder ot hockey club. Drives a pea green Dodge-fast Transferred from Goucher when a Soph Used to believe it glorious to die in warfare changed her mind when she grew up Seemed to really enioy teaching her little angels. Beveled in arguing with Mac and everybody else, over nothing at all A good hockey player-also refs Definitely typical a convertible girl with a RUTH N. FRANTZ A very pleasant help "when you're down in the dumps." A laughing, giggling girl-never a care or a worry. Her motto: Don't ever take anything seriously, especially lessons. Closest friend-Grace. May we predict-someday Ruthie will preside over her own private kindergarten. Her secret ambition? She bade us not tell. Shhh-she isn't going to be a school teacher all her lite. IOHN L. GARMAN Super lousy typewriter key puncher. l-las many abilities-keeps them hidden for no good reason. Did a bang-up job as Dr. Sonntag in "Tailor Made Manny did a better job as advertising manager ot "Touchstone" Phi Sig: helped organize and prez oi Math Club. Dirty pinochle player. Also plays clarinet. Typical-you know Benny Goodman-he's good, too. 71 MARY CATHERINE GRAYBILL Active figure in campus life. Congenial to ally devoted to intimate friends. Scribe of Senior Class and Citamard. W.C.A. Swings a wicked hockey stick. Tumbles in many ways. Demure and beau- tiful as delicate Grazia in Senior Play. Maintained order in Frosh ranks. Specializes in food: cake. Admired by sixth grade. Joined "Touchstone" staff with ulterior motivesg editor's head-and-heart ache. Mary, every day for a week- HARVEY A. GROSS In this space we pay tribute to one of '38's Don Iuans. Simply has to fight to keep them away. Is heard being called a "dumbhead" quite frequently. Popularly known as Harve. Tennis enthusiast. Has his eyes on chemical engineering. Reputed to know every inch of the "Bush." Enjoys Russian weddings. A likeable chap. 41.1.1 JUNE M. HARTRANFT Chief Amener for Melzer's doxologies. Had a yen to become a missionary--but lately. Ideal home- worker for all the profs-even I. B. Active "Y" worker for 4 times 365 daysp cabinet member as a senior, Primary Club dictator. Ernanates a person- ality that creeps up on you without warning. Clever masquerader for Hallowe'en parties. ALICE E. HASTINGS Likes books, Bach, and bangtails. Literary, studi- ous, businesslike. Conscientiously studies and wor- ries for Doctor Dean. Another dieteer, kept on the strict and narrow path by Ayrscott. Alice thinks the Artful Dodger is the only carp one feature that comes with the car is a pamphlet on "How to Miss Trucks." A devotee of the footlights, going to Philadelphia every spare moment to snatch a show. 28 HARRY HERSH Former Drexel man. Left Ouaker City for bucolic liie at M.S.T.C. Dirty snake in regard to introducing electric shaver noise on dorm radios. Had big hand in starting student government. Also helped dis- pense student sheckels as member of S.A.F.C. Turned Thespian for "Tailor Made Man." Phi Sig. Spends lots of time studying. Worst habit-an early riser. VIVIAN L. HOFFMAN Vivian's life is just another triangle-Latin on one sidep French on another: and-well Time will tell! The belle of Manheim. Helps Burgess Hoffman run the big town. Shepherds the Latin and French sheep of the Classical Club. Swirns, plays basketball, and tennis to keep that "figger." Favorite diet-ham- burgers. Favorite pastime-tuning in on all the pop- ular dance orchestras. tfr'sr"-'- MABGUERITE HORNICKELL Very studious. Serious. Really makes her pupils learn. A charming, but rare smile. Loyal supporter of school and friends. Escorted here and there by a dark, good-looking chap. Trouble is, we have not met him, yet. Plans to teach-well, perhaps three years. By the way, folks, here is a girl from Lebanon that can't speak Dutch. EARL V. HOUTZ HaDDY, Optimistic, Unruffled, Talkative, Zealous. Pleasant pal from Porter Township. "Hoots" capped the football team in '37 and wielded a mean blud- geon for the denizens of the diamond. Took "weak- end" courses at Kutztown. One of Mulcaster's meal- slingin: maniacs. Earl likes his miner's Saturday nights, but always winds up seeking Grace. One of Coach Pucillo's dependables for four years. 29 ELEANOR HURSHMAN Has much difficulty catching the eight o'clock bus. Argumentative-usually has a good point in opposi- tion. Artistic-really has talent and injects her en- thusiasm for art into her pupils, Music lover-a community concert enthusiast. A veteran teacher- during junior year kept up classes While doing part- time teaching at Duke Street School. Iournalist- worked in newspaper office. GILBERT JOHNSON Six feet plus. One hundred and ninety pounds of red head reared in the hills of Vermont. Subrnarined for Marino's pigskin players. Great radiator tosser. One of the original Scotch Highlanders on May Day. Floats around campus in size 15 canal boats: also skis in winter. Optimistic-coaxed a Model T to his home state. Took Tarzan Banzhof along to help push. PAUL KEIPER Another of '38's better dramatists. Excells in role of "pater." Steals the show too often. Came here from luniata College. Quite a help as a rnale voice in the choir. Has that strange something that makes for popularity. Doesn't look it, but is fast-on the baseball diamond. Keiperish-love 'em and leave em. KATHRYN O. KRALL Have to break down the wall of tirnidity to meet this girl. Full of fun. A friend in need. Thoughtful, sincere, and dependable. Never goes to bed-or does she. Anyway, she gets up early. Maintains that healthy glow by tumbling around the gym. Secretary of Treasurer of Library Science Club. Honestly, she loves to work. 30 ANNA M. KPLITSCHEB Cwner of Hope, the Ford which arrives at school safely-but late. Athletic-believes walking is the best exercise. An excellent swimmer-wins prizes, but won't do the breast-stroke: tears bowedelegs. Artistic-wins prizes. Theatrical-actress in "Death Takes a Holiday." Follows the tootlights to Phila- delphia. Arty and Hope get along like halt past nine. ESTELLA V. KURKOWSKI Varsity Club Sweetheart for two years. Always begging dimes for booster tags. Roddy Scientific: Choir. Crashes papers as chairman oi dance com- mittee. Dances as well as she runs them. Collects Indian relics, makes her own Christmas cards: un- beatable at hockey or basketballp misses buses regularly, paints and photographs everything in sight: perpetual movie ian,-averages tive in one week. EUGENE C. LENTZ Home runs are hard to beat, but Gene has that kind of ieet. Quick as a flash, he's back with a dash, ot lemon. Yes, he's Hill's Harold Teen. He hasn't been here three years for naught because he's now ready to practice what he was taught. Gene's quiet and slim, but has lots of vim. CATHERINE M. LIGGITT Best sh-sher in the class. Learned this art as a SENIOR Hall Director. Other feminine student mem- ber oi Student Activity Fund Committee-made mo- tions therein only at the Dr.'s suggestion. Keen witg quite amiable. Member of "Y" cabinet tor three years, vice-prez of W.C.A. government some time or othery staunch member of Primary Club. 31 FRANCES MACKEY A sweet, unassuming, third floor lassie is Fran. That is, until you meet her. Charming smile-with freckles, nice freckles. Second to Diz as supporter of the "corner." Made her debut here in midst of Prof. Gaige's "Iohn Brown" series. Played at basket- ball-honest. Always has the last Word-always. Are We right, Harvey? VIOLET MARKEY Took her bow as a shy freshie. Bore a strong dislike for dorm life. Girls Went to Work on Violet. Slowly gave in and became one of the gang. Letter- girl in hockey and basketball. Worked hard as a "Y" member, but never said Why. Ardent Travel Club traveller. Staunch Rural Clubber and officer. LILYAN W. MCCAIN A Well-moulded bundle of animation. Mysterious- ly called "Sissie" by one of the stronger sex. Alda in "Death Takes a Holiday" Cthe woman with the suppressed desirei. Prominent in Tea Room Society. Quite proficient at losing things-anything. She has IT-ask her. Ambitious, loquacious, loony at times. Very much interested in "the drama." MARIE A. MCGINNIS Radiated friendship as sun radiates heat. Learned "Y" business from bottom up. As a Senior held gavel over heads of the Y.W.C.A. Sympathetic, understanding. lmbued with Mac's spirit of English -picked it up in English 3. Hobby-collecting the better poetry stuff. Conscientious student-but- alas, poor lass falls asleep over best sellers. 32 IANE H. MCMANUS Hail, Columbia! Five foot two, eyes ot blue. lrish, peppery, carefree, loquacious, argumentative. ln spite ot it all, known for occasional serious moments. Through the years has developed a carrot top. Enter- tained Day Student Girls with her riddles. Likes riding better than eating, not including candy. True to her native clan: her favorite color is green. Seen oiten with: lean Smoker and Virginia Sausser. MARTIN C. MICKEN Wanted only the two year course at firstp stuck it out for four. Spent most oi his first two years arguing with Doc Gerhart and Charlie, the cop, most of his last two years making up the things he missed. Hard on autos-even Plymouths. Averages several smash-ups per annum. Holds all speed records from Strasburg to Millersville. ROMAINE MYERS Dark, quiet, calm. Loves her sleep. Left Morpheus long enough to be an active member of the Primary Club: to help put some "Wim, wigor, and witality" in the Ruralites' Christmas Plays. Should be a psychology major-spouts forth elongated terms in adolescent psych at a great rate. To which Doc Stine merely says "Yes." Typical Myers-a flare for striking clothes. KARL L. ORNDORFF Head bull in most bull sessions. In time, he may possibly out-chatter Winchell. Tends to move fast at times-but mostly with four-wheeled demons. Politician enough to reach "Y" cabinet. Tooted and sang heartily for Melzer. Industrial Arts Society. Another stu-teacher who felt the weight of ages. Grew a smile when his cherub-chastising was corn- pleted. 33 FRANCES M. ORTH "Frannie"-God's gift to Freshmen boys. Dance, dance, dance! Must recognize tumbling instinct. Sports around in hockey and basketball. Finds Mil- lersville more fascinating than Catawba. Really wants to be a teacher of little cherubs. Commonly asked by boarding girls, "May I have a night out?" Boasts of being the loudest cheerer in the stands. Makes music Cin her own wayl. GRACE PALUMBO Behold the bi-lingualist from Norristown. Speaks both English and Italian fluently. Looks with pride upon her Italian background. The biggest half of Ruth's life. A girl of lofty ambitions. Her goal-a Doctor's Degree in elementary education. A mem- ber ot the youngest club on campus-the Newmans. Chief worry-"I'rn too fat." MORRIS W. RANNELS Tall, broad, and able from metropolis of Marietta. Fought hard as jump-up basketball man. Spent senior year jerking sodas at the "corner." Spends summer trucking--watermelons. Rarely mentions the fair sex-acts instead. Duster of Mae's birdcage on the N. Y. A. Accustomed to the Wheatland foot- rest. One good habit was keeping his books in original condition. GLADYS M. REDCAY Conscientious, ambitious, studious, systematic, prim. Ardent note-taker. A book lover at heart in spite of Library Science. Another follower of the Romanitesp otherwise classically minded. Secretary- Treasurer for the Olympians her Senior year. The Miss Mulcaster of English Club during its 1937-1938 meetings. Champion beggar for all donations. Not seen here, but her favorite expression was a frown. Chief pastime-eating candy. 34 lOHN P. S. REES Basketballer, baseballer, also fell for a blonde. Lett half his nose in lake as a frosh, prez of class as a sophp member of championship basketeers as a junior: took his student teaching very much to heart last fall. Phi Sig: Varsity Clubber. Ate enough Wheaties to hurl horsehide seventeen straight in- nings. Took a lot of his nickname "Dirt." HARRY G. REIFF Rangy, Enigmatic, lndustrious, Fancy-Free. "The Male Must Go Through!" "Reefer" brought us all money from home for quite a While. A perfect devil- With-the-Women, Harry is often seen with his thumb out. Frat man and pretty keen in the shop-shop-shop and sleepers. l-Ie says women are like cars: to get the best performance trade 'em in every season. IOHN W. REITH Entered Millersville as the man with the beard. The underbrush soon disappeared. Former P. and M. stude. Another of Doc Dutcher's targets-but Iohn fired back Csometimesl. Studied more or lessy in fact, a Phi Sigma Pi brother. Also an actor-the judge in the trial of Brutus. Recreation-arguing football with Slaugh and Buckwalter: also, ping-pong. MELISSA REYNOLDS Reminds one of a Willow-tree-tall, graceful, poised, beautiful. Moves about slowly and easily. Never anything but a smile. Even smiled as a play- ground supervisor. Nicknamed "Flies"-but doesn't say Why. Nor tells she about a gold track shoe that dangles 'neath her chin. Helped the "ed" immeasur- ably with her splendid Write-ups. Another of Swiftie's ardent artists. 35 W. LESTER RICHARDS Stern, stalwart, sharp. Ready to argue about any- thing-even how much is a plate of beans. Began his business career as a tray toter-now a soda slinger. Played for Pucky's footballers. Iota Lamb- da Sig. A too, too serious student teacher. Already yearns for the misery of his first class. "Les" what he knows will be forgotten. HAROLD W. RIPLEY One oi our wittiest. Dubbed "Rip"-someone for- got the Van Winkle. Spreads it heavy, but inter- estingly. A mad-man with a basketball. Not bad as a dancer, either. His smiling face reaches way back-pardon, he has a little hair. Some people call him "Child of the Night." A nice guy, in spite of his roommate. MARTHA M. ROYER Reserved, good-natured, ready worker. "Dodges" all over Millersville. Slept through classes for four years. Confirmed farmerette, but with ministerial interests. Hobby runs to equestrian activities. Owns a horse, tumbler for three years, and active Primary Clubite. Best puzzle-worker in the class. News monger for "Snapper" staff. Possessor of musical talent which she keeps hidden. VIRGINIA A. SAUSSER Midget of class. Little but determined-carries a lot on her shoulders-English, geography, French. Likes ice skating-professional and her own amateur. Looks like Tom 'I'hurnb's wiie in her ski suit. Likes bicycling and hiking-bicycles down hill, hikes up. Likes swimming and boating. Slung cups and Saussers at Aunt Sally's Kitchen. 36 FRANCIS M. SAXINGER Good-naturedg affablep steady. Turned politician as a frosh--sorry ever since. Also drove a Lizzy in '34-also still sorry. One of the first in our class to appreciate the cool Waters of the lake. Phi Sig: vice-prez of day-clang ad-getter for "Touchstone," Quite an athlete, but played no varsity sports. Only a Saxinger could have that dry chuckle. I OI-IN L. SI-IALTER Short in stature-in fact, short in a lot of things. Wore some of the prettiest haircuts ever given by Spotts. Uses his head quite often for a hat rack- at other times to astounding good advantage. Cita- rnard play: Choirg Band. Swam merrily through the lake in '3-4. An instigator of fun for the crowd: like a banana, always with the bunch. I. IRVIN SHELLEY Trades autos like his forefathers traded horses- always on top of the deal. Industrial Artsrnang sent to Harrisburg Farm Show to conduct a model shop class. W'orked consistently in Theatre Club. Strained brain cells in order to pass Lingy's English courses. A day-hop, but rarely seen in the day-roorn. Looks like a quiet guy, bute RALPH S. SI-IIELDS Blond, trim, quiet. Athletic specialties are intra- mural basketball and track. Vice-President of the "Y" during senior year. Active on the social room committee. Interested in horses. BaIph's biggest contribution to Millersville has been in connection with the film library. It owes its present efficient, systematic operation to his organizing ability. Co- tenant of the dormitory's best double room. 37 GENEVA SIMPKINS Seemingly quiet, but quite able to speak mind on occasion. Retiring, serious, unassuming, studious. I-fails from Rohrerstown. More conscientious than most seniors. Hibernates in fourth grade rooms all day. Mil and she are pals. Makes sure that all play supervisors are on their toes. Enjoys literary work. Tried to get credit for all extra courses when curriculum changed. In fact, she did. ALTA MAE SLAUGH Gavel pounder for day students. Malleteer of wooden musical blocks in Campus Six. Outstand- ing in athletics. Possessor of four M's. Heart beats for science intelligentsia of F. and M. Brain truster of Student Council, Assistant prexy of English Club. 'S 'J .,.-,f s ROBERT D. SLAUGH Took four years to acquire a perfect bus riding technique also acquired a knowledge of Latin. Chief supporter of day-student athletics. Loves to win helped make football games resemble debating Likes to eat her cake and have it. Blushes at slight- est provocation. Whiles away summers under a tray at shore. Personality plus. 1 qu "tb tak. 1 contests Phi Sig Classical Club. One of the lim, Iohn Iohn and Bob foursome. Spent many hours ., rt., discussing world problems atop a lunch table and - tossing a soft ball at somebody. IEAN H. SNYDER Tall squrrrelly original, rhythmaticp swings Rus- sian skirt to music Pianist who makes the ivories run through Pagan1ni's "La Campanellau without difficulty Enfolds piano stool within lengthy legs. Camp Mensch Mill holds some attraction. Always ameeting Activity Fund Committee: "Snapper," , - if V .lz 5, . is ..'r- .. Editorial staff English Club, secretary, C.W.A. "To- , morrow she went yesterday to the movies except fy, that her sister slcould pay the way." illustrious: 38 FRANK L. SNYDER Slim, Noticeable, You-guess, Danville, End Around, Rambling. "Must be his height"-quoted from Mc- Comsey. Be that as it may, Frank certainly knows his way around. Cin tact he sometimes goes way aroundl. Danville's dapper deadhead came to us from G-burg and helped roomie Shell spread it on thick. Showed us the Massanutten stance on the dance floor. CNot quite Cricketj HOWARD I. STAUFFER Tries his hand at almost anything. Even dra- matics. Served varsity men well as trainer. Played a good game of football himself-a while back. Iota Lambda Sig: Theatre Club. Helped organize and past prez of Math Clubbers. Spent some time at Carnegie: more time worrying about his football toters. Has prospects of being a great lover-al- ways carries the moon with him. RICHARD C. TODD Tall, dark, and terrific. Also slim and smooth. Ouite proficient at making speeches-in fact, high powered. Astonished everybody-even himself- with a 186 hour project for Ethel lane. Phi Sig. Var- sity basketball team's dark horse-especially popu- lar with the crowds. Listed as a day student but-. Characteristic-just about half Epicurean. IOHN C. URSPRUNG, Ir. Up and coming, Responsible, Scholar, Phi Sig, Reckless, Unctious, Notable, Graybill. That guy who's always busy. lohn has tackled all the big jobs and made them go. Dramatic whiz tgreat loverl. Gets our vote for success. Personality plus. Cl-le likes blowing up.l Phi Sig prexy. "Snapper" editor tand all-around heell. Favorite song: "l'll Be Faith- ful." Tip: I. C.'s a lousy pinochle player. 39 MARIE A. VATTER Good-natured, talented, conscientious, dependable. Recognized by the dimples. Versatile ivory-tickler and rhythm queen with a Goodman gift of swing. Native Millersvillian. Known to her friends as Dolly. Avocational yearnings toward hair-dressing, using any willing victim for practice. Whiz on basketball court, monopolizing center position and completely overwhelming any opponent. Ruralite club-woman and preparatory Rural pedagogue. HENRY WALKER Cave man: lives on a bluff. Never will learn that game-pinochle. Union man for the Acrne's sake. Also woman's home companion. Orates about read- ing "their" papers and playing "their" radio. Passed the football to the Varsity baclctield. Active actor- "Death Takes A Holiday." Phi Sigma Pip Citamard Players. Another Biglerville outcast who dished out plenty of dirt but was never caught. H. IANE WALTMAN Tall, tan, and ticklish. Favors red heads, but likes to wear green. Primary Club. Adds color, ideas, and self to W.C.A.-when she comes. Always ap- pears to be fresh from beauty parlor. Ardent gum chewer. Seemed lost when her pal ventured into matrimony. Conscientiousg hands everything in on time. Dark, different, dependable. Doesn't say much, but flashes a sparkling smile. WILLIAM l. WARNER Woman-hater C?J, Athlete, Robust, Naive, Easton, Red Heads. Bill's the "quiet unassuming type," who acts the big brother to M,fV's maidens. Always there with a story Ctall or elsel. Football "Cap" and craclcerjack ball carrier. lota Lambda Sigma and prominent in Industrial Arts. Bill, to round things out, took his fling at opera and dramatics. Waiter who week-ended wherever welcome. 40 ANNA l ANE WENGER A snazzie little pepper pot with plenty of chatter. A broad, infectious smile and a bumpy giggle- that's the lumping lack. The champion procrastin- ator. Never lets business interfere with pleasure. Pappy's mischievous one. Movies, swimming, danc- ing, and ice skating comprise her pleasure. This ice enthusiast usually makes a toboggan slide of the lake. IZORA WHISKMAN Vivacious, high-spirited, energetic, sincere. Et- tervesces a contagious good humor. Between Latin and Library, "Zory" finds time for dramatics Cre- member "Death Takes a Holidayul, and an art school in Wilmington. Likes to read good books, see plays, and swim. Enjoys all sports. The Girls' Day Student Boom would not be the same Without her. A born leader, she even likes to lead when dancing. l OSEPI-I T. WILEMAN loe. The only three-letter man in the class. One of the best basketball players ever to don a Millers- ville uniform. .Likes to be called "Cap." Thinks Columbia Avenue is the best part of Lancaster and stuff. Loves Kutztowny is West Chester's nemesis. Successful as a student teacher. Aims at a Health Education degree. A popular boy. IANE B. WILKINSON Tallest of the class-that is, ot the women. Quite a joiner-athletics, the "Snapper," class secretary as a junior, sweetheart of Varsity Clubbers, president of the Travellers, and music-Choir, but mostly piano. Likes 'em tall and basketballishg also numer- ous. Played tag with appendicitisy had more trouble with English 1. Bang-up reporter of club news. Should be a good "Hey, miss." 41 j',f 2 31:72 ,. :ps . fr '. .1 . iw 1. 1,1, if 7 ' fr V ,if -"Y-,NrN,'r , ,I 1. 'N 49' ' 5. X W 'Q H WARD S. YORKS Ideal idealist. Thinks teachers should be beyond ROBERT F. WILLIAMS Bold, bland, blithe. Wickersharn scholarshipman and Phi Sig. Twirled silver stick for Melzer's noise makers, sang in Acapella cmd on College Quartet. Saw footlights in "Chimes of Normandy," "Berkeley Square," and "Death Takes a Holiday." Dubbed campus heart-throb for no good reason. Rejected roommate Bill Warner for "home life" in Lancaster. Also our Senior Class President. I-IESS G. WILSON Gentleman farmer from Ouarryville. A rather fortunate individual who starts his career with both elementary and secondary certificates. Quiet, easy- going, and tolerant. Includes among his activities the Band, dramatics, Rifle Club, and the As- suming that a lady is his first interest, his second one is motorized buggies. For information on makes, performance, and durability of cars, We always con- sult him. 4' reproach Practices What he preaches. Manly--but looks younger. Head of shop boys' society. Ioined rosters of Iota Lambda Sig and Phi Sig. A genuine member of the intelligentsia. "Y" liked him enough to make him the "boss". Back in '35 added his ability in lettering the yearbook. Will carve his career ANTHONY R. YUKNAVICI-I Aggressive, dressy, curly-haired. That is, What's left of it Pride and joy of Wilkes-Barre coal region. Born Wlth things the Dutch prefer. Par-excellent dance chairman. Saved class money-no less. Prexy of Iota Lambda Sig. Also a Phi Sig. A shy frosh Frosh now shy at him. Nice guy, but finds himself in Dutch" once in a While. 42 J . JS! 'Q R, ,QL i 7. 'frv'-. Eh "-iff 1' 1 492-Ll"-"f'F:1 , ,,, I ' J' -. 15':1w95FE2f'zca '1.Q ,, . ' ' ",-5 f. -N :-it nw . , X ,, y-QM-X . 'ww w ,-'w+. fw ,, ' M U J was Y my W2 A " af H X, M H' x. -W wg. ,X mv, wx. ' -A f - -4- 1. gm 4 M 1, MY pw-nw? 1 -, Q gn my N6 H 1? VM X' Y fa N512 X X Y SL My ik W vm, Lw wik S 'RQ RJYM32 ' F ', :"'S'T5.5.1: 153 - k,4,7fh-L 1 - , Q :N ,, 51,35 ,W ,V ' Q. x5:i3:, .,- me ' X' ' X' fig, FACU O UR THE MARK E. STINE Educcrtion G. FREDERICK BECKMYER Science HOMER F. DILWORTH Dean of Instruction SANDERS P. MCCOMSEY English LANDIS TANGER President DOROTHY LEE Deon of Women TALBOT A. HOOVER Psychology ond Educotion MARION SPENCER English DEAN DUTCI-IER Social Science HARRY M. BASSLER Geography ETHEL I. POWELL Iunior High School Director IOHN PUCILLO Dean of Men TY FREDERICK H. GAIGE Social Science RAYMOND S. HOVIS Rural School Supervisor MILDRED C. SIMERSON Fourth Grade Supervisor MAY ADAMS First Grade Supervisor lOEL B. THOMAS Educaiion IANE KREIDER ROTI-IE Second Grade Supervisor DAISY E. HOFFMEIER Third Grade Supervisor HELEN A. GANSER Librarian ELBERTA COUNCILMAN Fifth Grade Supervisor CORA L. FREY Ari Supervisor MATHILDA B. DAVIS College Nurse MELZER R. PORTER Music AURORA WICKEY DOROTHY HUGHES IOHN SHENK MARY ADAMS ARTHUR GERHART ELIZABETH GRESS Health Education Music Supervisor Industrial Arts Librarian Biology Mathematics and LEE BOYER EMILY SNYDER ESTHER LENI-IARDT ANNA KAUFFMAN Mathematics Latin and French Oral Expression Art ROBERT WRAY LYNWOOD LINGENFELTER EDA CATON RICHARD SAVAGE SAMUEL B. STAY Visual Education English English Industrial Arts Training School Dire LESTER UHRICH MAE HAVERSTICK EDWIN HOWARD S. IUNE SMITH HAROLD BAILEY Mechanical Drawing Geography Industrial Arts Director Kindergarten Supervisor Sixth Grade Supervi THE EXTRA-CURRICULUM Spade cmd pick used in The ground-breaking ceremonies. THE 1938 TOUCHSTONE TOUCHSTONE STAFF Editor-in-Chief ..,.....,.4,....,..., Iohn C. Ursprunq, Ir. Advertising Manager ...... ........ I ohn L. Garrnan Business Manaqer ..,.... .,....., R obert Dutiey Staff Secretary ....,.. ........,.... D oris Garner Staff Photographer .....,......... Kenneth Greenfield Faculty Adviser ........ ........ D r. Dean Dutcher UCHSTONEO OFFICE , EDITOR UIISPRUNG A ...N OTS, .. me 11 ,228 ' I W 8 - ,I -mt - 1 V 7, if. 1221 if . . . . Behind this door, a dream became a reality. 48 A special Word of gratitude is hereby extended to IOHN L. GARMAN, KENNETH GREENFIELD, and DORIS GARNER. Whose unseltish work made this year-book possible. EDITORIAL BOARD Frances Bair, Ioele Boyd, Mary Grayloill, lune I-Iartrantt, Vivian Hottrnan, Kathryn Krall, Marie McGinnis, Gladys Redcay, Melis- sa Reynolds, Alta Slauqh, Beatrice Smith, lean Snyder, Izora Whisk- man, lane Wilkinson, William Bolqer, Harry Hersh, Harry Reiit, Mervin Sneath, Robert Williams, Ward Yorks, and Anthony Yuknavich. ADVERTISING STAFF Paul Musslernan, Francis Sax- inqer, and Anna Mary Smith. THE 1938 TQUCHSTCDNE Making a break from the past few years, "The l938 Touchstone" began to change things in general early last fall. Even the administration helped change things by presenting the staff with a new office-a gift which proved a very valuable one. After a numerous amount of gray hairs had surrounded the editor's head, a new financial plan was accepted by the college, whereby each student paid a year-book fee of one dollar, and the clubs paid for their cut and page space. This plan proved to be the first practical one "The Touchstone" has had in the past few years. The staff, comprising students from the four classes, worked hard and diligently, although there were a few who had to be coaxed for several months before they handed in their assignments. However, a year of good-feeling existed between the members of the staff, and friction was at a minimum. Nevertheless, some trouble had to come-and it came from the advertising department. However, along came Iohnny Garman at the same time, and the machinery soon started working-in better shape than before. Dr. Dean Dutcher, dean to the Class of '38, graciously accepted the adviser- ship of "The 1938 Touchstone" and served admirably as such. On several occasions, his timely advice was of incalculable value to the editor. Advertisement getier Gorman The editor forgets his book long enough Dutlful Doris the answer to an editor's displays the grin that put the to take the secretary to lunch prayer. book in the black. an ice-cream cone V y 1 f ' v 49 ' 4.- WOMENS COMMUNITY OFFICERS President ....,...,... .,.....,.,.,. M ary Alice Breuninger Vice-President ...,... ,..,......,....., C atherine Liggett Secretary .,...... ....,..................,...... L ouise Welch Treasurer .........................,..........,...,...... Evelyn Fahs Faculty Advisers: Miss Dorothy Lee, Miss Edo Caton, and Miss Daisy I-loffmeier "Open house, girls! Look at that room! Who put that piece of paper on my floor?" Even Mussolini's Home can't look any brighter than our dormitory rooms did, after the girls had finished preparing for the annual room contest and the first "Open House." And it was no wonder, what with all students and faculty members invited to visit our rooms. That was only one of the successful activities carried on by the government during the past year. Every month the students met in the girls' reception room for a social hour over tea cups. But the high point in our social year came when we entertained fifty of our mothers on March 25-27, in the most successful Mothers' Week-End in recent years. With the aid of the new recording amplifying system, the dormitory governments have made our long winter evenings more pleasant, for music has been indeed plentiful. More lenient privileges in a social way for the underclassmen, and more healthful ones for the upperclassmen, took away the pride in saying "we're seniors," and made us all more nearly equal. Maybe "move-up day" lost some of its glamour for the lowerclassmen under the new system of rules, but it didn't change for the seniors, as they left their deserted seats to the iuniors. 50 , N ,ng , , Www. .. OFFICERS MEN'S CCMMUNITY Howard Stauffer M ASSOCIATION Charles Willson Carl Wiesinqer Elwood Schreffler Charles Meole Herein is embodied the spirit ot the community more commonly known as the men's dormitory. Dormant for years past, begins to show signs ot coming out ot hibernation. Meetings are interesting. Parliamentary procedure takes a back seat. "Bull-sessions" predominate. Ceremonial robes are rather unique. Pajamas, slippers, and oftentimes dressing gowns are worn by the dashing young "boarder." Shut-up is a by-word. Order is the lost chord at meetings. Meetings are held in the M.C.A. room. More commonly known as "Pinochle Haven." ls backing movement for a degree of "Master of Pinochlef' Formed a mysterious "Committee of 1l." It is still a mystery. Brought out its domestic tendencies by helping to furnish a reception room. Amplifying system a project. "Hole-in-the-Wall" a major event. Has juris- diction over a section known as "Bloody Alley." lts members enjoy good literature so much that they carry magazines from reading room. 51 WGMENS CCDMMUTING ASSCDCIATIGN OFFICERS President ,......,... ..........,..,........ ......,. A 1 ta Slaugh Vice-President ...... .....,..... M ary Butts Secretary ,..,.. ...,..... L ouise Gibble Treasurer ......... Nancy Herr "Mass meeting today at twelve-thirty." Go-sign for the day student women who make up this organization. Gossipers sink into deep arm chairs and discuss problems. Bus riders, car riders participate in developing student responsibility and providing valuable self-government. Aim-to bring together and govern the large number of commuters. Officers and various depart- ments deal with problems of discipline and social life. Sub-aim-to furnish tastefully the day student rooms. Having been begun by our predecessors, the process of refurnishing and beautifying the rooms has continued. The club-room has metamorphised into a well-appointed living room with the addition of chairs, tables, drapes, and rug. Not all the attention is centered on government and interior decorating. Social activities occasionally come to the fore. Highlights of this year's program were: Christmas party, Barn Dance, and Food Sale. Special features are the teas which revivify the spirits of this enthusiastic group. 'cl 52 MENS COMMUTTNG ASSOCIATION OFFICERS President ,.........,.........,.,...................... Robert Duftey Vice-President ....... .,....,, F rancis Saxinger Secretary ,...,... ..,...,.. R obert Slough Treasurer .,., .......,.. I ames Adams Newly painted, the so-called "Hole in the Ground" looked rather inviting last fall as the day-men took up their quarters for another year. The floor soon was covered with paper, butts, and even freshmen, who did rather well last fall by way of behaving-under V.C. headman Banzhof. However, destruction soon occurred as the play-room of the boarders was joined with the room of the day-men by the removal of the wall between. For once the commuters had space to breathe-as well as study. Under a competent athletic committee, an intramural football schedule was arranged, which proved quite successful. So well was it supported that basketball and baseball schedules were also arranged. As customary, the sunlight boys held a smoker during the first semester, and some of the boys were quite uncom- fortable from drinking too much-orangeade. The Student Council finally organized, the fellows from the "Hole" decided against supporting the Council financially. However, the other groups said yes, and the day-rnen had to join in. They still want to know-what for? Besides using their room for study, clothes closet, and lunch-eating, the boys also found a little space for ping-pong tables, where many a historic battle took place. Particularly engaging were the battles between lack Davis, wit of Middletown, Dirt Rees, star athlete, and Bob Duffey, prexy of the day-clan. t L 53 .Tf1'liIif .tfffiif "in" 'II' ' I" ' I T Y ' Peeping into Page's Diary-Page gave a warm welcome to all Freshmen -sent each one a letter brimming full of Page and her Virtues. The Society kindly revived the poor freshmen with ice cream sandwiches after those very exhaustive tests in the Chapel. Page very graciously enter- tained the new students at its annual Reception in the College Gym. Well known for its outstanding educational and cultural presentations, Page provided us a half hour's very delightful entertainment in the person of Mrs. Irma Fapeano, soprano soloist and graduate of Westminster Choir School. Still musically inclined, Page offered a student borrowed from the well- known Curtis Institute to entertain us. To create clean honest rivalry among our student body, and to teach them to play for the love of the game, the Society sponsored the Men's and Women's Singles Tennis Tournaments. Using her own talent entirely, Page went far back into history and again tried Brutus for the murder of Caesar. lust to prove there is a Santa Claus, Page joined with Normal, her sister society, in the Christmas levity presented in our chapel. At that time a few of our notables received gifts. Always keeping uppermost in her mind the mental and cultural welfare of not only Pageites, but Normalites as well, this year Page added to her ever growing library new books to the value of one hundred and sixty dollars. Page celebrated her birthday on May I3, with every one of her eighty-three candles beaming brightly. OFFICERS Second Semester: First Semester: President ,........... .,............,.... M ark Herr Vice-President ...... ...... S tewart Edmiston Secretary ,....... ...............,....... A nna Mary Smith Treasurer ..,.,,..,..............................,..... Nancy Herr Critics ......,........,. Iames Adams and Sara Graff Curators: Alta Slaugh, Nancy Shreve, and President ..........,. Vice-President ........ Secretary .,..,....... Poster McMurray Robert Grove .........Iane Wenger Treasurer .......,.,,.................,,................ Nancy Herr Critic ..,,................... Curators: Beatrice Frank Thomas PAGE LITERARY SOCIETY 54 Dunlap Smith, Anna Kritscher, and Mr. Sanders P. McComsey NORMAL LITERARY SCCIETY "Be Normal, go Normal." That was the slogan expounded to new fresh- men during the early tall "rushf' season. Zealously, the Norrnalites extended a hand of welcome to all newcomers at its annual auturnnal reception. Cf venerable old age, the Normal Literary Society celebrated its eighty- first anniversary. This celebration ushered in the annual Home-coming Week- end by presenting Dr. Arthur D. Cfraett, who delivered the address, "Claiming Our Heritage." Ardent music lovers were captivated by the baritone, Mr. Robert Tilberg, whom Normal sponsored at a chapel program this year. Normal's climax for the year was the Normal girl-take-boy "Sweetheart Specialty Dance," held during the season when Cupid shot his arrows. Book-lovers turn their steps to the right alcove of the library, Where, by the accumulation of new volumes each year, the Normal Literary Society boasts proudly of its fine collection of scholarly works. This year's addition included "Animal Treasure" by Ivan T. Sanderson, and Miguel Covarrubias. First Semester: President ...,.. Vice-President Secretary ...... Treasurer ..... Critic . ........ . ' OFFICERS Anthony Yuknavich Harry Reiff Marie McGinnis .. ....... Harold Ripley ..........Louise Welch Second Semester: "Island of Bali" by President .......,....... ........ C arl Wiesinger Vice-President ...... .......,. H arvey Rettew Secretary .......... ........, H ildcr Keeports Treasurer ....... ....... H arold Ripley Critic ................,. ............... L eonore Rishell Faculty Adviser Lester R. Uhrich . I 7 :fry . ' - . 'vii W 55 Tl-I Y. W. C. A. OFFICERS President .,......,,................,.,.,...,........ Marie McGinnis Vice-President ........ ......., F rances Bair Secretary ..................,. .... ..,,.....,.... K a thryn Krall Treasurer ..,..........,..........,................... lane Wilkinson Faculty Advisers: Miss Emily Snyder, Miss Ethel lane Powell Cabinet: Iune Hartranft, Marion Ebersole, Cathryn Connor, Hilda Keeports, Evelyn Richardson, and Opal Prowell. "Your friend"-that was the slogan of the Y. W. C. A. this year. We began to practice that doctrine by helping to make the new dormitory students feel at home during Freshman Week. Then we labored strenuously with them over the Fellowship Banquet-speeches and all. ln order to make our "Y" life here more natural, the two Christian Associations agreed to pool their efforts and ambitions for the year, beginning the drive toward a single organ- ization. And so it was with the Y. M.'s aid that we played, discussed, and worshipped together at the Wednesday evening services and the Sunday Vespers. The school considered a new event, Parents' Day, and the with the aid of all, sponsored it. Christmas came and we entertained, or perhaps annoyed, Millersville for the first time with midnight carol-singing. On the stage, we lived with the tramp in the Christmas play, "Christmas Destiny," and with "Anne of Green Gables" on Mother's Week-end. Then we formed a little band and went out to pick some violets, forgetting broken backs as we saw the pleasant smiles when we delivered them to the sick. What passed between may have been calm and cool enough, but we began and closed 'the term with a crackling fireside service-epart of the spirit. 56 l l ' f-N-f1.' 773. Q.-ff cgi fi THE Y. M. C. A OFFICERS President .......... ......................... E lwood Schretfler Vice-President ..... ........... R alph Shields Secretary .....,. ....... G eorge Bollinger Treasurer .,.... ....,.... W alter Spory During the school year, the Y. M. C. A. exerted a marked influence on the campus, beginning at the tall enrollment by extending a friendly hand of wel- come and guidance to the new students. In conjunction with the boarding men, the group converted the old "Y" quarters into the homey men's reception room. Later in the fall, the first "Y" sponsored boys' dorm room contest was held and met with surprising success. An asset to the spiritual side of the "Y" was the inauguration of joint weekly meetings. The union of the two "Y's" in planning these meetings was largely responsible for their success. These get-togethers were usually of religious character, and always merited student support by appealing to an increasingly larger group. Programs were varied, and both open discussions and music played an important part in them. The year saw the "Y" consider- ably strengthened, and placed in a position to go forward toward school and youth service of ever increasing value. 57 PI-II SIGMA PI OFFICERS .A,:..4.5, President .........,..............,......... Iohn C. Ursprung, Ir. Vice-President ........... ......,...,, R obert Williams Secretary ,..,....,.,...,...,.... .......... I . Lester Charles Assistant Secretary ........ .,...........,..,. M ark Herr 'Y ,"" TN' Treasurer ...................... ........,... H arry Hersh Historian ....,. ,......... W illiam Bolger One of the first progressive steps taken this year by the local chapter was to find a better meeting place. After roaming quite a bit, the remodeled "Y" room was chosen as the haven oi the intelligentsia. Tuesday Chapel programs were again presided over by the brethren, and, after several months of planning, pleading, and philosophising, the fraternity's jurisdiction was extended to Friday as Well as Tuesday. In this light, Mark Herr did an excellent job as chairman of the Chapel Program Committee. Following a precedent oi installing honorary members, Sigma Chapter received Mr. Biemsderfer, Principal of Manor Township High School, and Dr. Wray, of our faculty, as honorary members. By way of a social whirl, Sigma Chapter combined with the local chapter of Iota Lambda Sigma and sponsored an Inter-Fraternity Ball on April 9. The ball was preceded by the annual dinner, whereat the president and the secre- tary received their service keys for the hard labor rendered the brethren. MEMBERS Iuniors: E. Worth Brown, Richard P. Garver, Laban Heise, Mark Herr, Paul Horn, and Harvey E. Rettew. Seniors: Iames H. Adams, Iohn K. Adams, William Bolger, I. Lester Charles, Robert Dufiey, Iohn L. Garman, Harry B. Hersh, Iohn Rees, Iohn Reith, Francis Saxinger, Robert D. Slaugh, Richard Todd, Iohn C. Ursprung, Ir., Henry Walker, Robert Williams, Ward Yorks, and Anthony Yuknavich. New graduate members: Russell N. Cassel, William Duncan, and Clayton L. Keener. Faculty Members: Active Adviser, Mr. Samuel Siayerp Mr. Sanders P. McComsey, Dr. Dean Dutcher, Dr. Mark Stine, and Dr. Landis Tanqer. 58 ICTA LAMBDA SIGMA OFFICERS President ...,....... ,..,..............., A nthony Yukuavich V, Vice-President .......... ....,..,.. I . Lester Charles Secretary-Treasurer ...,.. ...,,... H arry G. Reitt Historian ...,...........,... ....,..... W ard S. Yorks IOTA ITEMS Iota Chapter, still in its infancy, is doing big things. A select group of Industrial Arts men desiring fraternal brotherhood. Selecting Brother Howard as vice-president of the Grand Chapter, gives Millersville something for which to be proud. Membership for this three-year-old, some forty-five strong. Iota Chapter set up a goal for which Industrial Arts men may strive. Gives recognition to those worthy men in the field. Well represented in Baltimore at the A.V.A. and Grand Chapter meeting. Although the baby chapter, received recognition and respect when its presence was made known. Combined with the Phi Sigs to hold the first inter-frat dance on campus. Four of our men advertised the field by their fine showing in the exhibit booth at the State Farm Show. Many leaders of the school in the classroom, clubs, and social functions are Iota members. In a few words, naturally outstanding. MEMBERS Iuniors: Richard Garver, Paul Horn, Robert Laudenslaqer, Harvey Rettew, and Elwood Schreffler. Seniors: I. Lester Charles, Harry Reiff, Lester Richards, I. Irvin Shelley, Howard Stauffer, William Warner, Ward Yorks, and Anthony Yuknavich. Honorary Member: Dr. Walter B. Iones. Faculty Advisers: Mr. E. E. Howard and Mr. Lester Uhrich. 59 "You seem beautiful to me. Shall we qo now?" "DEATH TAKES A Prince Sirlcif' H 0 L I D A -Y H "His Highness, Dramatic Production of the Class of 1938 The actresses and actors who made the play a success. 60 W 25? E wt" wg Mage X. "You were going to play something, Miss Sianlaw. May I listen too? THE TAILOR- MADE lvl ANN " . . . We will have a prolitariarchy, just Major dramatic production WGN and See," of the Citarnard Players for the 1937-38 school year. Miss Lenhardi handled this large cast quite efficiently. G1 THE COLLEGE Cl-TCTR Behold the Seraphic Chorus! These melodeers have given inestimable service in many Ways. The first big event of the choral year was the concert for Homecoming Day in November. Following close on the heels of this jam session came the beautiful Christmas oratorio, "The Messiah." ln Ianuary, the nightingales chirped for the Chase lecture and the School Directors' confab. Their tintinnabular strains next made glad the hearts of all maters in March. The season's climax came With the Gilbert and Sullivan masterpiece, "Rudcligore." The prima donnas oi this operatic review included Mary LeFevre as the heroine, Anna Mary Smith as the charming but balmy Margaret, and Kathryn Lederer as Hannah. The Carusorians were the popular Albert Ebbert as a ripping tar ot the sea, Francis Spickler as Sir Buthven, alias Robin, the farmer, and the versatile Robert Williams as Sir Despard. With the programs of Commencement Week, Mr. Porter will blend voices in euphonic harmonies tor the last time this year. The ivoric virtuosos have been Iean Snyder and Marion Ebersole. The songsters are: Maribelle Brubaker, Charles Burner, Mary Io Clodfelter, Dorothea Dick, Edward Ditzler, Mary Graybill, Iune I-Iartranit, Lilyan McCain, Karl Orndorff, Frances Orth, lack Shalter, Charles Willson, Helen Parrand, Sara Grcfi, Derothy Hess, Iustina Hollinger, Paul Horn, Nicholas Kuzovich, Robert Laudenslager, Ruth Reachard, Ralph Savage, Elwood Schrettler, Anne Tananis, Louise Welch, Ioseph Wolfe, Ioseph Bishop, Edna Bowers, Betty Brock, Edith Burkey, Mary Ellen Groff, Anna Kathryn Lentz, Alverta Rohrer, lean Smoker, Mervin G. Sneath, Leon Billow, Edgar Clark, Iames Ebbert, Hazel Fox, Nancy Meiskey, Dale Murphy, Edgar Palsgrove, James Shade, Ruth Shickley, Alma Smith, Dwight Stuckey, Edward Summers. 62 Tl-lE COLLEGE BAND Providing music for any event has been the chief activity of the Band. Its busy time Was, of course, during the pigskin season when it strutted its stuff for all games at home and traveled to Kutztown to bring spirit to the last game of the season. Under the capable stick-Waving of the spectacular and goose- stepping drum maior, Robert Williams, the Band was shown to advantage many times during the year. On Homecoming Day, it presided at the concert presented on the terrace previous to the game. Pep meetings at Friday assemblies during both football and basketball seasons became more peppy because of its presence. The Ground-Breaking exercises, which took place in February, were enhanced by its music, and the Spring Concert in April under Mr. Porter's leadership was quite successful. Student representatives to the Music Committee were Mary Alice Breuninger and Robert Williams. The personnel of the organization includes: Clarinets: Richard Brenner, Charles Burner, Iohn Garman, Arlene tones, lack Shalter. Piccolo: Cathryn Heilrnan. Saxophone: Henrietta Hess, Hilda Keeports, Karl Ornclorff, Charles Willson. Horns: Edward Ditzler, Herbert Ennett, Verna Moudy, lames Shade. Cornet: Ruth Reachard, Vance Criswell, Roy Dungan, Robert Heitshu, Edgar Palsgrove, Dwight Stucky, Hess Wilson. Trombone: Urban Brommer, Worth Brown, Edgar Clark, Walter McClair, Harry Beiff, Iohn Shorb, Robert Williams. Bass: Albert Ebbert, Iohn Freiler. Drums: Mary Alice Breuninger, Martha Heckler, Leon Billow, Iohn Borthwick, Paul Horn. Cymbals: Dorothy Little. 63 THE SNAPPER .f .,,. 1 'M .' f-Q, NN fl , ""'1'n, E I l AFA hh' - .. I IllUA1iUGrSx.illcSna J JC' .-, :' 4-.. 5 Ezra Annum. HnM , . vmugffow i 4 iii- 1 ,FLT-14 ,gr gg ,gw'.rL,.5'5:, T , . M , , . Nm ,mmm mu.: . ...f I 1 .. ,W -A ' -.r..lt2,,g - wa nefar- . s sl? "'N'5:E-1"'- 5: :...I.lilT,.,,,1f'f '?:":'llE-1.5-fE59EEW"" :t r:'-,-f- ' . :zz 15: E,- :15 33 gf-if-2: rj , : -'J-1:.-2312:-ZE":5 -ij - :L-. . ,. .- ,:,1...,..:z:f,s-s5.m..?'.r,. ' :-,Q 1 51 I :-41:1-.,-, gnc.: .514 ,..-...... -.."""w-?l. 5- .1 I":.2S:4 1 ,-. 11: '- - Sri -mil'-f m.7'9's-Q.. 5 ML- .9-rf was ,, , :Q -:gn-::L:.: zz.-::-12? M- 'Fc'- Ii -.- , .4 ,,N,,y,,...-g Y., ...rr : -- frsa-:we-r.:-N . .4 QW. , f,..,.s.-.. 4..- ...-. -.,,.-,,:.. ..!7r-11... -..,.. N- ..-. 175-..::z. , ,--0. ff... .E-,-nfl.,--,T 25' wb. mmm:-r -'S'-'-Q IEE-1:41-tr. -Q-4. 5 A "- -A je-. .: ,fe :Z . r--gs: -my W ,en N. 4, " - . 1:fg.:.-T1::f-- 5a-:5'- , rr::.:5 1.1 : :rf 1:.: :.- P, 11 -if 4 .z-- ::'.r:- f' STAFF Editor-in-Chief: Eugene Bable. Business Manager: Mark Herr. Sports Editors: Mervin Sneath and Aaron Stoner. Women's Sports Editor: Alta Slauqh. News Editors: lean Snyder and Louise Gibble. Art Editor: Harry Smith. Feature Writers: Doris Garner, Anna Mary Smith, Beatrice Smith, Iohn Adams, Robert Robison, and Robert Duttey. News Reporters: Evelyn Fahs, Ruth Dunlap, loele Boyd, lane Wilkinson, Dorothy Heaqy, larnes Adams, Elwood Schreftler, Robert Grove, Elizabeth Stautter, Florence Miller, and Martha Royer. Sports Reporters: Nancy Meiskey and Charles Goodhart. Circulation Manager: Ioele Boyd. Advertisinq Statf: Earl Waller and Mark Herr. Typists: Iune Budd, Betty Brock, and Dorothy Heaqy. Faculty Adviser: Miss Marion Spencer. 64 Tl-TE SNAPPER Bl-lsine , ssmcn H Editor Bqb1e,S idrlrr patiently lime Q1 Und the ns to n SUYSXN O n the When Friday approaches and confusion reigns i morning classes, there is only one answer-the appearance of the weekly issue ot "The Snapper." Day student rooms and boarding student rooms alike etfuse, on that day, the usual rabble which is the outcome ot the printed word of the college sheet. Representing the spirit and ideas of the college, "The Snapper" plays its part in the lite ot every student by inform- ing him about college lite-its ups and clownsy also, its low downs. This year "The Snapper" improved with the addition ot several feature columns under the heading ot Book Browsing Club, Scents of Nonsense, and Cinema Views and Previews. A full page was devoted to sports, and several contests were carried on by that department. Pictures illustrating the news, and photos of popular campus students were other major features. Cartoons also added interest and humor to the paper. Carrying on the reform started by lohn Ursprung in '37, Editor Bable pushed his weekly a few notches higher-and k next year's "Snapper" will be even from the c better. 55 urrent outloo RCDDDY OFFICERS First Semester: President .,........ ,....... H arry Hersh Vice-President ..,.,....,. ....,.,. P aul Grebinqer Secretary-Treasurer ...... ....... E Velyn Fahs Historian ,.......,,...,..,. News Reporter ....,. .. ....... Charles Willson lane Wilkinson Presidents Hersh and Rettew get close Second Semester: to nature. President .............. ...... H arvey Rettew Vice-President ...........,. ...... G eorqe Grove Secretary-Treasurer ,..... ...,....... . Evelyn Fahs Historian ........l.......... ....... R obert O'Connel1 News Reporter ...... ..,.......,............. D ale Murphy Faculty Adviser ........ Mr. Frederick Beckrnyer GG SCIENTIFIC SCCIETY Roddy Scientific Society, with the largest club membership on the campus, can be classified as one of the most active. A welcome address by the President, Harry Hersh, opened the season, also, a few remarks by the adviser, Mr. Beckmyer. The following meeting, a scientific initiation for old and new members was enhanced by refreshments of cider, pretzels, and big apples, fruit and otherwise. A bird contest was held, and the five lucky persons able to name all the birds exhibited were awarded a trip to Perry Point at migration time. -A season wouldn't be complete if Dr. lustin Roddy, namesake of the club, didn't speak at least once. This year he spoke on the topic, "Minerals Found Around Millersville," and, as always, he brought outstanding specimens to illustrate his lecture. Prom the new members of the faculty came another speaker, none other than Dr. Wray, who talked on "Scientific Research in Education-What It Means and What It ls." He mentioned briefly various methods of looking for truth, and then took up in detail our approach to truth by means of scientific reasoning. Harvey Rettew was elected to guide the club through the second semester. There were times when a speaker could not be secured, and motion pictures in the field of science were shown. Mr. Charles Morris Veachs, from Altoona, spoke at one of the February meetings on "A New Theory of Energy." Student members also provided interesting programs through single scientific demon- strations. Some from this season: "Bird specimens," described by Harvey Rettewp "The Making of a Depressions Plant," by Iune Hartranftg "Demon- strations in Elementary Photography," by our campus photographer, Kenneth Greenfield, and Paul Grebinger's "Discussion on Stars" in connection with Christmas. A plan of the tree placement was made by a few of the club mem- bers, and, by following this plan, the Roddy Scientific Society hopes to plant more trees in the most appropriate spots of our beautiful campus. 67 STUDENT CCUNCIL , OFFICERS .. President .,..,,..... .....,..........,,...,.,...., W illiam Bolger Vice-President ...,.. ......,........, M ark Herr Secretary ......,. ......,. F ranklin Thomas Treasurer ...,... .........,.., F rances Bair After years of hoping, planning, and, perhaps, praying, there finally ap- peared on our campus this year a practicing Student Government Body for "all" the students. The egg from which the present "chick" was hatched was laid last year, and has reached its current stage of development mainly through the efforts of William Bolger. Bill's excellent work was recognized by the student body through his election as first president of the Student Council. For once in their lives the students found a place where they could say anything-or almost anything-and what things they said. Of course, all the discussions were scribbled in the book by Frank Thomas, but things for the most part remained secret. A bit of diversion for the governors and governesses was a luncheon With the administration over scrambled eggs-but eggs weren't the only things scrambled at that luncheon. ln a more serious vein,-for a one-year-old, the Council has acquitted itself quite Worthily, and has proved that student governing can be a practical thing at M.S.T.C. MEMBERS Freshmen: Edgar Clark, Elizabeth Stauffer, Harvey Stauffer, Gilbert Young. Sophomores: Catherine Connor, Carolyn Hall, George Rishell, Mervin Sneath. Iuniors: lohn Aderhold, Mark Herr, Dorothy Hess, Franklin Thomas. Seniors: Frances Bair, William Bolger, Mary Alice Breuninger, Robert Duffey, Mary Graybill, Alta Slaugh, Charles Willson, and Ward Yorks. 68 OFFICERS ENGLISH CLUB President ......,..... ..,...... M ary Catherine Graybill Vice-President .....A, .,......4,................... A lta Slough Secretary ............ .....,..,....,........... I ean Snyder Treasurer .... .......... A rma Kritscher lt couldn't have been the allure oi facing the camera that made the English Club turn out like this, but it might have been one of the bi-monthly get- togethers when the club is entertained by lectures, discussions, or material that is presented by groups of drama, poetry, prose, or essay lovers from the club itselip or it may have been one of the creative meetings, held the last Thursday of every month at which time a prize is awarded for the best piece of original writing, prose, or poetry. Another prize sponsored by the English Club is presented at graduation to the student most proficient in English. The club, which was originally organized for students majoring in English, but which now welcomes anyone having particular interests in literary activities, is advised by Professor Sanders P. McComsey. igil ii 69 TRAVEL CLUB . OFFICERS President ........... ........,,..................., I ane Wilkinson Vice-President ..... ........,.....,.... I ane McManus Secretary ...,..,... ........ M arguerite Hornickle Treasurer ...,.,. .,.4..,... A rlene Pehowic Thirty-two girls and three advisers got together last fall and formed the present Travel Club. Although hampered by duties at school and other things which made them stay in Millersville or other nearby places, the Travellers managed to tour the entire world in the spare moments ot two semesters. This world cruise was made possible through the lectures of experienced travellers, who had already "been places and clone things." Among the talks given: Miss Hughes' experiences at Monticello, Miss Adams' tour to China: and Mr. Savage's five dollar iaunt from Maine to Florida. By Way of covering local territory, the club Went exploring in nearby Woods, to Hershey, and to Indian Echo Cave. MEMBERS Freshmen: Ruth Nestleroth and Phyllis Snyder. Sophomores: Wilma Beard, Genevieve Boyer, Edith Burkey, Catherine Connor, Marion Ebersole, Lucille Foller, Stella Marie Haefner, Caroline Hall, Martha Henry, Ruth Hunt, Margaret Kilcullen, Anna Kathryn Lentz, Eleanor Lippiatt, Arlene Pehowic, Opal Prowell, Sara Stenson and Edna Weaver. Iuniors: Florence Carqas, Anna Margaret Mayer, Sara Steigerwalt and Louise Welch. Senicrs: Mary Alice Breuninger, Marguerite Hornickle, Kathryn Krall, Lilyan McCain, Marie McGinnis, Iane McManus, Frances Mackey, Violet Marlcey, lane Wilkinson, and Adella Curry. Faculty Advisers: Miss Aurora Wickey, Miss Mathilda Davis, and Mrs, Samuel B, Slayer. 70 . OFFICERS RURAL CLUB President .........,.....,..,..........,......,.,. Iune M. Hartranft Vice-President .,.....,.. .,......... V iolet Markey Secretary ...........,...,.,,..,. ,..,.,......,.,. P earle Huber Assistant Secretary ...,,............ Evelyn Richardson Treasurer ..,..,..,..,..,..,............,.....,.,......,.. Walter Spory Faculty Adviser ..,..,.,.....,.. Mr. Raymond S. Hovis Four-fifteen, Rural Club. Yes, every two weeks this club met and at- tempted to present a lively program to its many members. "With What Books Should a Rural Teacher Become Acquainted? How Can l-landcrafts Be Used in Assisting the Retarded Child?" Such were the topics resulting in a sus- tained enthusiasm and attendance throughout the term. During the year the Club kept in constant touch with former members now teaching, in order to acquaint them with our projects, including a one-act Christmas cornedyp the innovation of an lnterest Group, working with balsam woody and a spring outing in the Pequea Hills. Climaxing our activities was the fifteenth annual Rural Conference, held May 25. Through the cooperation of all Ruralitesy the guidance of Mr. Hovis, Club Adviserg the support of alumni members: and the stimulating addresses and discussions given by such leaders in Rural Education as Dr, Howard A. Dawson, Director of Rural Service of the National Education Association, the Conference was declared a noteworthy event on the campus. 71 MU KAPPA MU OFFICERS President ...,.,,... ...............,,... I ohn Lewis Garman Vice-President ..,. ....,... G ilbert lohnson Q Secretary ....,...., ........ E lwood Schreffler U '5' Treasurer .....,..,,...,.. ..,... T .Urban Brommer : Faculty Adviser .,...,, .......... M r. Lee Boyer . Theorem: To prove that the ancient and modern mathematicians have not died in vain, and that the beliefs for which they lived and died shall have a new birth of freedom among the modern disciples of mathematics at M.S.T.C. Equipment: Members Requisites: A keen interest in mathematics. A major of mathematics. A spirit of cooperation and scholarship. An insatiable desire "To Know Why." Officers Willing to give their all for the cause to which they have been chosen. Procedure: To construct a constitution and by-laws. To secure a permanent name tMu Kappa Mul. To pattern a key for emblem and award. To exchange views on mathematical subjects tBull-sessionsl. To hear the adaptations of our beloved mathematics from the lips of men calloused by the ways of the world. To keep in touch with advancements, new ideas, and methods by the principle of accretion. Results: It is our belief that in view of the above procedures we have proven conclusively that MKM has successfully weathered the storms of the embryonic stage and is now on its way to be numbered among the great. Thereby setting a precedent and establishing, developing, dissem- inating, and perpetuating the great wealth of mathematical material among its members and, thereby, to people who are to hear the standard of mathematical truth. W YYY 1 72 . OFFICERS ,, CLASSICAL CLUB President .............,..,..,.............,....,... Vivian Hoffman Vice-President ..,.,.. .,.......... I ames Adams Secretary-Treasurer ..,......,. Gladys Reclcay Faculty Adviser ........,. Miss Emily Snyder The Greeks had a word for it! But so did this illustrious group-and that word is "Classical" After laboring under the ponderous name of Olympian Council for a few months of the first semester, they decided to change the name simply to Classical Club. The programs presented by the members were generally inclined toward the Roman phase of the classical field. Two highlights among these programs were the "book review" meeting and the "stamp" meeting. At the former, several books, recently written, and dealing with people and problems of ancient Rome, were reviewed and discussed. At the latter, Dr. Cferhart spoke to the club and showed them his various sets of modern stamps issued in commemoration of some ancient mythological or historical event. At mid-year the membership of the club was greatly increased. ln order not to be outdone by any other organization, this "up and coming" group followed suit and held a food sale. A question-bee was numbered among the second semester programs: and, as a last and hearty "Vale" to the Senior members, and a general "Good-bye for the summer" to the others, the Classical Club closed its minutes with a rollicking picnic. tl lt 73 INDUSTRIAL ARTS . OFFICERS President .....,......, ,.,,..........,.,,......... W ard S. Yorks Vice-President ........ ..,....... R obert Laudenslager Secretary .......... ......... E lwood Schreftler Treasurer .,..,........ .......... H arold Ripley Historian-Reporter .. ..,...,...... Harry Hersh Adviser ,.....,..... ..,.... M r, E. E. Howard Hammers and saws, type and ink, a few more tools, and what do you think? Yes, it's the Industrial Arts Society beginning another successful year. Our first meeting took the form of a newspaper correspondents interview. What's your hobby? Where's your home town? What's your name? We weren't long getting acquainted. My! Christmas already-come on, fellows, we've the dorm to decorate. A few boards, some greens and paint, and up goes a hearty greeting of the season. Well done! We again keep the plan going and up to the minute. A New Year, and we get some facts from the State Department-a little serious, but not all is lun. But look, what's this? 74 INDUSTRIAL ARTS SGCHETY Sparks as long as your finger. Oh, no, they Won't hurt you. We've had it proved to us in a demonstration on high frequency electricity. But from the beginning we got a shock. Yes, summer is almost here. A hike over the hills with a scoutmaster proves valuable to our crowd, even though we had to see it in pictures. But remember, We may be camp directors one fine day, and we'll need plenty of things to keep campers busy. Yes, the conference, too. We did our part to keep alive that which We started. Lights, action, camera, and we are oft to see a nickel made into five cents. Right here in school, We see such films and many more to keep us in touch with the folks next door. Nomination opened, now closed, elections over and leaders chose. We hope next year that everything clicks. Ott goes the power, the wheels stop turning, and hammers drop. 75 INDUSTRIAL ARTS OFFICERS Manager . .. ,..,.,........,..,..,,............., Emory Edmunds Assistant Manager ....,, ............... H arvey Rettew T H E A T R E C L U E Head Electrician ......... .......,. A nthony Yuknavich Assistant Electrician 4.,,... ......,..,.............. I ra Scheib Although it works behind stage, the Industrial Arts Theatre Club is in the foreground among campus activities. Dripping sweat and begrimed with paint and sawdust, the "men-behind-the-scenes'' work hard and, at times, incessantly to produce such sets as that for "Death Takes a Holiday," which set, by the way, was designed by Harvey Rettew. A decided advantage this year to the club was the newly installed lighting control room which was guaranteed absolutely not to burn up-a decided advantage over the "sweat box" formerly used. Because oi their innate tendency to be green, freshmen are not allowed to become members of this group. However, the upperclassrnen are-and here are their names. MEMBERS Sophomores: Henry Buckwalter, Donald Esbenshade, Charles Meole, Norman S. Pendered. Iuniors: Paul Grammes, Paul Horn, Robert O'Connell, Harvey Rettew, Ira Scheib, Elwood Schrelfler. Seniors: I. Lester Charles, Emory Edmunds, Harry Hersh, Harold Ripley, Iohn Irvin Shelley, Howard I. I. Stautfer, Charles H. Willson, Ward Yorks, Anthony Yuknavich. 76 . OFFICERS PRIMARY CLUB President ...,.,...............................,....... Mary E. Butts Vice-President .............,,....,,.......,........ Sara K. Groff Secretary ..........,............................ lune M. Harlranft Treasurers: Frankie Strickler and Mary Ellen Frey Faculty Advisers: Miss S. lune Smith, Miss May Adams, Miss lane K. Rothe, and Miss Daisy E. I-loffmeier "Stepping forward" fittingly describes this large campus body. A smaller unit joined a larger and broader group-Millersville Primary Club became a part of the Association for Childhood Education, the nation-wide organization for progressive primary club members and primary teachers. When one joins the campus organization, one automatically becomes affiliated with the Association for Childhood Education and derives such benefits as admittance to all A. C. E. meetings and the publication, "Childhood Education," sent to all club officers. Ways of making this invaluable monthly magazine avail- able to all club members is a serious problem confronting the group. During the year, some very profitable programs were presented. Miss Lyles, Director of Elementary Education in York, and Mrs. Iesse B. Dotterer, fulfilling the same position in Cheltenham Township Public Schools, were two outstanding speakers for the season. Annually, the spring banquet tops off the season's social activities. 77 l..lBRARY SCIENCE , OFFICERS . President .......... ......................... I zora Whiskman Vice-President .... ...,......v.. D oris Garner Secretary ..,.,......,. ......A.... A nna Mary Smith Treasurer ......,......,... ......,...........,.. K athryn Krall Faculty Adviser ........,....,.., Miss Helen A. Ganser Behold the literary critics of our campus-the organization which spent its time delving into the professional problems of the library world. With the fervent spirit of all book-lovers, they also perused and discussed their favorite authors, poets, and essayists, becoming the most capable salesmen of their Wares. Talks given by librarians already in the field further enhanced their aspirations. A flower fund for the library is maintained annually by the club through a food sale. ' Celebrating the fifteenth anniversary of the establishment of the Library Science Course at Millersville, a conference was held on May fourteenth with an author, publisher, and prominent librarians presiding. lt was indeed a big affair among the caretakers of our bound volumes of information. To these belletristic folks We owe a knowledge of the great pleasure received from one of our most important mediums of enlightenment and culture -a book. MEMBERS Sophomores: Betty Beehler, Catherine Connor, lean Eyde, Mary George, Mary Ellen Groff, Carolyn Hall, Ruth Hunt, Mary Emma Leachey, Eleanor Lippiatt, Margaret Kilcullen, Arlene Pehowic, Ruthe Rutherford, Sarah Stenson. Iuniors: Doris Garner, Marguerite Green, Betty lunghans, Hilda Ke-eports, Ruth Reachard, Anna Mary Smith, Sara Steigerwalt. Seniors: Frances Bair, Kathryn Krall, Marie McGinnis, lane McManus, Gladys Redcay, lzora Whiskman. Special Students: Louise Bouqhter, Blanche Davis, Mary McAdoo, Frances Plank. t I 78 . OFFICERS VARSITY CLUB President ......,..........................,....,, I. Lester Charles Vice-President ..........,. ......,, I ohn F. S. Rees Secretary-Treasurer ...... ............. I ack Cox Introducing the staunch and sturdy marauders of the Millersville sports kingdom! These progressive huskies constitute the members of the one and only athletic club on the campus. Among the masculine musclernen at M.S.T.C., this organization causes extraordinary interest and has as its members outstanding individuals in our world of sports. To the interest, cooperation, and willingness of the "Varsity Gents," Millersville owes its recognition in such fields of sports as football, basketball, baseball and tennis. Then, too, we all know of the Varsity Club's prominent work in social entertainment. The "Varsity Drag" was unanimously crowned "the" dance of the college term. Lasting remembrances oi the "Drag ot '37" include the introduction of the "Big Apple," enacted in a football field background under a canopy of over-hanging pigskins. Supporting the wearers ot the are the "Booster-ettes," Frances Bair, Florence Cargas, Estella Kurkowski, and Louise Welch. These saucy little co-eds were chosen by the Varsity Men and acclaimed "Varsity Sweethearts." To these worthy heroes who earn their credit by the sweat of the brow, we are indebted for our athletic success and prevailing accomplishments. MEMBERS Freshmen: Dan Miller and Charles Tomporowski. Sophomores: Henry Counsman, George Ehemann, Paul Miller, Iohn Pincavage, Bernard Reese, Donald Shock, Elwood Smith, Frank Torok, and Iarnes Vermeychuk. Iuniors: Wilford Bucher, Iack Cox, Steward Edmiston, and George Grove. Seniors: William Bolger, I. Lester Charles, Robert Duffey, Emory Edmunds, Sheldon Ehringer, Iohn Garrnan, Earl Houtz, Gilbert Iohnson, Paul Keiper, Eugene Lentz, Morris Rannels, Iohn Rees, Lester Richards, Howard Stautfer, Richard Todd, William Warner, and Ioseph Wileman. Faculty Adviser: Mr. Iohn Pucillo. 79 I3 it A ,. RIDING CLUB . OFFICERS President ..............,..,........................... George Rishell Vice-President ....... ................. W orth Brown Secretary ......,.. .,,...................... E velyn Fahs Treasurer ....,. ,....... S tella Marie Haefner This club, which germinated from an extra-curricular physical activity, organized and elected chiefs in lanuary. The sponsor is that New England jockey, Mr. Richard Savage. 'Tis said the reason he takes such an interest in aforesaid position is because of the number of beautiful would-be eques- triennes in the club. Mr. Swain, whose horses have patiently withstood frigh- tened riders, amateur riders, experienced riders, and all other kinds of riders, gave a talk to the club and distributed pamphlets on the etiquette of riding. tVery appropriate, We should say.l During nice weather, moonlight rides are indulged in. After much falling around, off, and on horses, the club has emerged from its first year satisfactorily, although at this Writing We are not sure Whether the horse or rider is on top. Freshmen: Beth Stauffer, Faye Tyson. Sophornores: lune Bally, Stella Marie Haetner, Nancy Houck, Ruth Hunt, Glenna May, Helen McCollough, Florence Miller, George Rishell, lack Schall, Anna Mary Walker. Iunicrs: lean Barnes, Worth Brown, Evelyn Fahs, Sara Groff, Dorothy Hess, Richard Lefever, Robert Robison, Ralph Savage. Seniors: Mary Io Clodfelter, Maribelle Brubaker, lack Shalter. Faculty Adviser: Mr. Richard Savage. S0 BRAINS AND BRAWN PENNSYLVANIA STATE TEACHERS Take Shirk Guard George Ehemarm Center - Captain Ioseph Wilernan DX Forward Morris Rannels Center Alberi Dettinqer Forward CCDLLEGE CHAMPICDNS 1937-38 Stewart Edmiston Guard Iohn Rees Forward 1- Elwood Smith ,E M Q. W Q Guard 1 1d.d 'F f ':A,fas5fff I . N Howard Doiter I ZI: ' Guard 79222 rr :f "ii' .'-, ff .0 fi I 5' ,J , ' x Eugene Rutherford N' Guard Richard Todd Forward - 71, ,Y BASKETBALL The basketball season of 1937-33 came to a close with Millersville State Teachers Col- lege being recognized as Mythical State Teachers Champions for the third time in four years. Due to the able leadership of Captain Ice Wileman and the instructive guidance rendered by Coach Pucillo, the Marauders were successful in turning back twelve opponents, while they dropped only two contests. Climaxing this outstanding record, the Black and Gold scheduled a con- test with Long Island University, one of the best outfits in collegiate circles. The 1600 fans, who witnessed the game, saw Millers- ville go down in defeat 56-43 only after dis- playing a brand of basketball rarely seen in these parts. Coach Clair Bee, tutor of the Blackbirds, remarked that Coach Pucillo's quintet was the best team Long Island de- feated this season. Four seniors will be lost to the squad for next year-Captain Ioseph Wileman, lohn Rees, Richard Todd, and Morris Bannels. Captain Ioseph Wileman and Coach Iohn Pucillo Hereafter follows brief summaries of the more important games. December 7, 1937. West Chester at West Chester. Won. 31-30. This evening found Ioe Wileman and Pete Edmiston running wild. Pete's floor-work and Ioe's headwork in detecting a fifth time out for West Chester helped immeasurably to win the game. Seconds after Ioe had calmly sunk the charity throw, which re- sulted from the technical foul, the game came to a hCIIOPY ending. Ianuary 22, 1938. Kutztown at Kutztown. Lost. 44-45. lt was a heavy-hearted basketball squad that returned to Millersville on the night of Ianuary 22. lt all came about as a result of cr defeat at the hands of a Kutztown ball club which played a type of ball never practiced at Millersville. Unable to cope with the rough tactics displayed by the Golden Avalanche, the Marauders dropped the tussle in the last few minutes of play, 44-45. Polischak, a Maroon and Gold forward, paced the way for the victors with 17 points, while George Ehemann led the locals with 13 markers. Ianuary 24, 1938. West Chester at Lancaster. Won. 34-32. A determined group of Millersville cagers set out on this Monday night to duplicate a feat which they had accomplished earlier in the season, to defeat West Chester. That is exactly what happened. Coming back after a first half, which presented a picture of despair to Millersville fans, the Marauders, led by George Ehemann with 13 markers, placed themselves in a 32-32 tie with the Chesterites with only a few minutes remain- ing to be played. Shortly afterward, lake Shirk crashed through with a beautiful one- handed shot, clinching the victory for Millers- ville, 34-32. George gets the tap-as usual. February 4, 1938. Kutztown at Lancaster. Won. 30-l6. Avenging their only defeat suffered this far, the Millersvillians applied the pressure to the Golden Avalanche and succeeded in conquering by a rather comfortable margin. Gaining an early lead, the Pucillomen, led by Ehemann and Todd, held this lead throughout the fray with a 30-16 victory as the outcome. Close guarding and rough tactics on the part of both squads featured the fray. February 18, l938. Bloomsburg at Blooms- burg. Lost. 36-37. Allowing the Bloomsburg quintet to gain a five-point lead on them by the end of the first half proved disastrous to the invading Marauders. While Millersville outscored their opponents in the second half, they were lacking one point when the final gong sounded. Iunie Buckles, forward, paced the way for the Bloomsburg victory with l0 markers. lt was the second loss for Millers- ville during this season. February 26, 1938. Shippensburg at Lan- caster. Won. 55-40. Millersville chalked up its tenth victory of the current season at the expense of a fight- ing Shippensburg five. Coach Pucillo's charges started out in whirlwind fashion to garner ten points in the first four minutes of play. After this, their offense slipped slightly and the game assumed an interest- ing aspect and the fans were treated to some real basketball. Rees, Ehemann, and Shirk contributed 13, 12, and 12 points respectively to the Millersville victory. Gene tried hard, but it rolled out. March 5, 1938. lndiana at Millersville. Won. 51-43. ln a fracas marked with plenty of excite- ment and accurate passing, the Black and Gold quintet clinched the Pennsylvania Mythical State Basketball Title, and closed one of the most brilliant seasons ever wit- nessed in the basketball history of Millers- ville. While the Marauders may have held a slight edge throughout the game, the rival squad appeared rather evenly matched and provided an abundance of competitive court tactics. George Ehemann, Gene Rutherford, and Dick Todd led the locals in the scoring department with l3, l0, and 10 points each. SQUAD Forwards- Ioseph Wilernan CCaptainl Iohn Rees Albert Dettinger Richard Todd Centers- George Ehemann Morris Rannels Guards- Stewart Edmiston lacob Shirk Eugene Rutherford Howard Dotter Games won-l 2. Lost-2. Points scored-Millersville 703, Opponents 479. Coach-Iohn A. Pucillo. Managers-Lester Charles, Carl Wiesinger, Richard Brenner. Vi l, Capt. Earl Houtz William Warner Sheldon Ehringer Lester Charles Frank Snyder Henry Walker Back Back End Tackle End Center Playing under the able guidance of October 2. Bloornsburg at Millersville. Lost. Coaches lntrieri and Pucillo, the Millersville 20-6. Marauders were successful in winning three of their seven scheduled games. While this is less than fifty per cent, statistics show that the Black and Gold gridmen outscored their opponents, 61-59. Those lads, who will be lost to the squad next year because of graduation are: Charles, Ehringer, Houtz, lohnson, Snyder, Walker and Warner. While this naturally will be a big loss to the tearn, the coaching staff will have an experienced group of jun- iors and sophomores to depend upon, plus Unable to cope with the strong aerial at- tack displayed by the Bloornsburg "huskies," the Marauders went down in defeat in their initial grid fracas of 1937. Two fumbles by Black and Gold carriers paved the way for 12 of the twenty points scored against them. Millersville's lone touchdown was scored late in the fourth period on a twelve-yard run by Norvin Whitmore, a substitute back, after Ioe Hogentogler had recovered a Bloomsburg fumble. those freshmen who will register in Sep- ternber. Following is a brief resume of each game on the 1937 card: The captain's booting form. March, march on clown- Take that man- Beat it out- October 16. Montclair at Montclair. Won. 7-6. Continuing after a two weeks' absence from competition, the lntrierimen traveled to Montclair, New lersey, and met the Teach- ing Indians of that city. After four quarters of nip and tuck football, the locals were successful in scalping the Iersey warriors by a very narrow margin. Frank Torok, hefty Millersville fullback, plunged across the final marker early in the first Canto to give the Marauders their only touchdown of the day. It was Bill Warner's accurate toe that gave He looked before he leaped. By a shoestrir1g-- Alma Mater. Nice and easy- the Millersville club their one point margin of victory as he kicked the extra tally. Mont- clair's score was registered by fullback Ioe Hughes on a line buck. Octobgs-E 23. Mansfield at Millersville. Lost. Again displaying a decided weakness to combat an aerial attack, the Millersville grid- ders succumbed to a wide-awake group of Red and Black pigskin toters from Mansfield. While this Parents' Day game was played on an extremely muddy field, there was plenty of good football to make the shivering crowd sit up and take notice. Twice Matty Shimshock hurled the oval into the waiting arms of Tom Manley, who crossed the goal unscathed. Outstanding for the locals, was Frank Thomas. Thomas, an end, hammered away at the defense for substantial gains. October 30. Trenton at Millersville. Won. 28-O. The Sunday paper of October 31 carried sports page headlines as follows: "Millers- ville Teachers Topple Trenton 28 to O Result" .. .L E lack Cox Iohn Aderhold Frank Thomas George Grove Frank Torok Norvin Whitmore Back Center Back Guard Back Back ' ,mag ji, . - ls - Iohn Pincavage Elwood Smith Iarnes Vermeychuk Donald Shock Henry Counsman Paul Miller Back End Guard -"Countians Play Heads-Up Ball, Display Power." And that really tells the story. From the time the opening whistle sounded until the curtain call, the Marauders scored almost at will. Playing one of the best games of his final year at M. S. T. C., Captain Earl Houtz accounted for two of the touchdowns: one by way of an eleven-yard run, and the other when he received a pass from lohnny Pincavage. Frank Torok and lake Shirk were responsible for the other two, while Bob Lid- dell, Shell Ehringer, and lack Cox registered the four extra points. November 6. Shippensburg at Millersville. Lost. 7-0. Although they were inspired by a Home- coming Day crowd of some 1000 "grads" and Back Guard Tackle the extra point. For the Marauders, Don Shock was the most impressive. Playing at the quarterback post, Shock made several safety tackles which prevented the Raiders from scoring further. November l3. Wilson at Wilson. Won. 20-6. invading the ranks of the Wilson Teachers in Washington, D. C.p the lntrieri coached aggregation performed before a fair-sized Wilson Homecoming Day crowd with a 20-6 victory as the outcome. The visiting aggres- sors scored in the second period when Snuf- fy Smith, on the receiving end of Charley Tomporowski's pass, was successful in div- played their best ball of the season, the Mil- lersvillians lost a hard fought battle against the Red Raiders of Shippensburg. Three times did the Black and Gold boys halt the march of the visiting gridders inside their own l5-yard marker. In the second period, however, Iohnny Bay's pass to Frank Mastro- cola was completed and the Upstaters were successful in scoring both the touchdown and Bing at work- A bit of necking- They didn't- Look out, lake. Team, team, team- ing into the pay dirty in the third period as Bill Whitmore plunged through the Owl's line from the six-yard marker: and again in the last canto-this time with the honors going to lack Cox on an eight-yard run. Bill Warner and Shell Ehringer added the two extra points via the boot. November 20. Kutztown at Kutztown. Lost. 7-O. Bringing their football season to a close the Millersville Teachers dropped a "heart- breaker" to the Golden Avalanche of Kutz- town when the latter scored in the last few minutes of the final quarter via the air route. rr AV. ,. i.,, No good. Rising action. Oh, for a slingrshot. A-blaze with spirit. Knock it down. After playing heads-up football for three full quarters, the Marauders fumbled and the MacGovern-men were quick to recover. Beauty DeMatteo crossed the line into the scoring zone after he had received a pass from Bodnarilc. The point after touchdown was booted by DeMatteo. lack Cox, by virtue of several long runs, along with Frank Thomas, outstanding in the tackling depart- ment, were out in front for the locals. SCHEDULE October 2-Millersville 8, Bloomsburq 20 October 16-Millersville 7 Montclair 6 October 23-Millersville U, Mansfield l3 October 3OiMillersville 28, Trenton U November 6-Millersville 0 Shippensburq 7 November 13-Millersville 20 Wilson 6 November 20-Millersville O Kutztown 7 Games won--3 Games lost--4 Total points scored: Millersville 61, Opponents 59. Athletic Director: lohn A. Pucillo. Football Coach: Marino lntrieri. Football Captain: Earl Houtz. ' lg Robert Licldel lake Shirk Daniel Miller Ioseph Hcqentogler Chas. 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