Morris High School - Yearbook (Bronx, NY)

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PHE MORRIS ANNUAI up L NEW YoRK UNIVERSITY 10 SCHOOLS 5500 STUDENTS 400 INSTRUCTORS CAMPUS OF ACRES AT UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS The attention of the Class graduating February 1914 in Morris High School is called to the opportunity offered at New York University for beginning courses of study in the College, School of Applied Science and Medical Preparatory Course at once. These courses begin February 2, 1914 and extend to September, 1914 covering the regular Freshman courses in the College of Arts and Pure Science and School of Applied Science and the work as prescribed for admission to the University and Bellevue Hospital Medical College. Students who complete the course satisfactorily Will be admitted to the Sophomore Class of the College or School of Applied Science or the Fresh- man Class of the Medical College in October 1914 as the case may be. The Principal's Certificate of Graduation from the Morris High School Will be accepted in lieu of entrance examinations Where it covers the subjects required. You will find friends at University Heights. There are at present 4 students from your school in the Freshman Class of the College, 9 in Applied Science and 4 in the Medical Preparatory Course. W FOR INFORMATION ADDRESS GEORGE C. SPRAGUE, Registrar, N. Y. University 32 VVAVERLY PLACE, NEW YORK CITY MOLBECK Caferer, MORRIS HIGH SCHOOL ME N U Soup, with Bread and Butter Sandwich ..........,.....,.. . . Boston Baked Beans, with Bread and Butter Sandwich ..... . . Spaghetti, with Bread and Butter Sandwich ,,.. ...... ,,.... . . Roast Beef Croquettes, with Bread and Butter Sandwich ,,.. . . Mashed Potatoes, with Bread and Butter Sandwich .........,. . . Fish Cake, Tomato Sauce, with Bread and Butter Sandwich .,,.. . , Hot Roast Beef Sandwich ..................,...,.................,,.. Potato Salad, with Bread and Butter Sandwich ....,................... Roast Beef, Mashed Potatoes, Spaghetti, with Bread and Butter Sandwich. Creamed Chicken on Toast, Mashed Potatoes ................ , , ..... , . . Pork Tenderloin, Mashed Potatoes, Apple Sauce, Bread and Butter Sandwich Breast of Lamb,Mashed Potatoes,Tomato Sauce,Bread and Butter Sandwich. Hamburger Steak,Mashed Potatoes,Spaghetti,Bread and Butter Sandwich. Country Sausages,Mashed Potatoes,Applc Sauce,Bread and Butter Sandwich Fried Halibut, Mashed Potatoes, Tomato Sauce, Bread and Butter Sandwich. Milk, Coffee, Cocoa ..,.......,.........,.......................... 50 50 50 50 50 OL 50 50 100 10c 100 101: 100 100 10c Sc J, ' 1 x 'V ., , 4. .J -. xi? 3925 lf , , ' lo" fl'FifQlg.' Qfw . , "Sf THE MQRRJS ANNUAL T504 107 1 w asf: V NPV XORK MORRIS HIC H QC HOOL 1914- GILBERT SYKES BLAKELY Q61Ihert Sykes 7.15IakzlQ IHIS BOOK IS DEDICATED Bi THE SIUDENITS OI' IN AF1'EC,TIOXTA'IE RECOGYITIONI OF bIXTEInIN YEARS OF FAITIIFUL, EFFICIENT HELPFUL SERVICE A I - 8 's N - "" z H To THE MORRIS HIGH SCHOOL ' 7 I - OF EDITORS BOARD . . . . . .GEORGE ROBINSON Lztzmry Edbtor . , ,f,VVEN SIIEPPARD VVIIITE . .,,..,, JOsE1'11 Sc1HI71,'1'z . .BIATHAN BORROK Bubznms Wanaqer . . . ...... .,... P 111LIP BACK Literary Slaf SOPHIA X1x1sO1x STEPHEN P. BURKE HELEN 1'1Al1LOCK BIILDRPD BAIT1 Y IQATHRYN V. CVTLER SUPHIE M. HILDENBRAND ELI XNOR R BI INDIA R MOLLIE FRANKEL CLARA LANL: ISABI I I 1 T B1 Rc, ALEXANDER M. GERSHOY DOROTHY BICCLINTOCK SIIDNIEY LIILISAUER DAVID SCHIILTZ Literary Commiilee -XNIN A DOINOY HX 'I'11OMAs RIURPHY BERTHA VFURNICR R051 FEIDNIAN IIERMINE NEYSTADTL JXARON V5 EINSTEAIN ILQTHLR FOI KOMI GOLDIE RAPPORTGRACE VVELZML'LLER M AY FR ANEEL EDNYARDSCHOIGNBROD BIABEL XVINSIIII Ar! Slug? XI EY UNDER ABR-XIXISONI ADIGLE COMANDINI ABRAHAM GREEN CHARLOTT1 14 BIRD FRANOESCO DI PASQLTA HARRY IQABAKONY HYMAN ZOLOTKOFF If HAROI D 1+EI1x FRANCELIA M. JO11NsON EMII -X GOERLICH HOWARD IS. KAXH 07'gl17IfZllfI'0Il.S Sin Bzminrss Sllflff HAIIIIX 'XXEIBROD GIRARD HAMMOND CARLTON BOHART FRANK HEDLEY HARRY SHIFFNIAN 9 BENJAAIIN StfHIF'I'lCIi SADIE SISIIIN WIL1.I,u1 M. JONES LOUS 1iAVENSOX 4581112 of QIUIIIBIIIS PAGE V PAGE EDITORIAL. . . . . LITERARY: Gilbert Sykes Blakely ..,. . . Greetings ........,,... . . Those We Miss ....... . . A Vision . ,,....... ......., V .x . The Quest for School Spirit ...,... L . The Real Hero .................... Reply to Burn's "Man Was Made to Mourn" ............ ..., ... Our Own School of Journalism ....,. Morris ....................... . . Defeat ........... ................ The Death of Judge Pyncheon ,.,,. . Blufliing It ...... . , ........... . . For a Birthday .......... . . A Frightful Journey ....,. . . A Tale of Two Synonyms .... . . The Morris Rubaiyat .... . . The Visitor from Mars .... . . Gettysburg ...,....... . . Notum Iudicium ..........,.....,. The Burial of Cwsar. ........,..... A Word from Cornell on Agriculture. . His First Love ...........,,....... "New York the Beautiful" ....... . , To a Tree ................ . . Hope ..........,....,,....,.. . . At School ,.......,....,.... ...... Ten Years After Leaving School ..... The Camp Fire Girls' Endeavor ..... Es hat nicht sollen sein Frei nach "dem Trompeter von Sakkingen". . The Kritick ...................,... The Lost Thought .... . . ORGANIZATION: The Morris High School Association. . The Faculty ........,.......,...,. Annual Oratorical Contest ..,.. , . Alumni Trophy Debate ............ The Goodwin Literary Society ...... The Thespians ......,.......... . . The Writer's Club ..........,. . . Philologian Literary Society. , . . . The Morris Debating Society .... , . The Girls' Civics Club ...... ...... The Morris Civics Club ........ The Vocational Guidance Committee. The Morris Science Club ...,...,... The Plant and Flower Committee .... The Home Economics Club ......... The Printing Squad ...,..... The Morris Biology Club .... The Arachne Club ,,... ..,... The Morris Deutscher Verein. . . The Aero Club .............. The Sketch Club ....,....., The Kartoon Klub .... The Orchestra ...,..., The Morris Glee Club .......... The Agricultural Club ......... The Morris Athletic Association. The Indoor Meet .............. Miscellaneous Column .... The Riile Team ........ The Morris RiHe Club .... Tennis ................ Basketball .... Soccer ..... Football ..... Track Team ...... Baseball ..,......... The Morris Midgets, . . . Cross Country, .......... . . Girls' Athletic Association. , . . Dancing. . ..... . , . ...,. . . Girls ' Hockey Teams .,.. Mott Avenue Annex The Chatter Club .... Junior Reporters .,..... The Commercial Club ..... Turn Verein Unter Uns. . . Class Day Exercises ...... Scholarships ...... Awards ........,... Honor Roll ...,........ Class Representatives. , . KN OCKS ..........,... ACKNOWLEDGMENT .... ADVERTISEMENTS .... 58 59 61 62 63 64 65 66 68 70 72 73 75 76 77 79 80 81 82 83 86 88 90 92 94 97 98 98 100 101 103 105 106 106 107 109 110 112 113 114 117 119 126 127 V u ,f Will? Wa nm imnlllll mi lmlllllllll , Luv. rx ,semis llllllllllllllllllM, ' '11 k llilllll A ,WHEN we began Work on our tenth Annual, a number of re- forms and innovations were proposed, and certain of them were adopted. ' First among these was thc resolution to make the Annual -truly representative. To this rule we have adhered strictly, as will be seen from the subject matter Second, it was decided that, as far as possible, every contribution should receive an unbiased copsiderationg in other words, that each contribu- tion should 'fbe"judged on its merits, not on the writer's prestige. This was accomplished by requesting the contributors to submit their articles unsigned. The work of making this Annual has been exceedingly profitable, not only because fit has given some valuable editorial experience to those ,intimately engaged inits compilation, but also in that it has served as an excellent stimulus to the entire school to write its best. Theamount of material submitted has been gratifying, and we regret that limitation of space has prevented the pub- lishing of many creditable articles. Our showing had been poor were it not for the unceasing effort of our faculty advisers, and this opportunity is taken to thank Miss Trimble, Miss Miller, Miss Mussey, Mr. Avent and Mr. Hannan for their valuable services in assisting in and directing the work. And now we put the Annual into your hands, and anxiously await your judgment of it. To you, dear classmates, we hope it will serve in after years as a tender remembrance of the happy days spent in dear old hiorris. To you, dear schoolmates, we hope that it may prove a spur to more perfect work: that, seeing our shortcomings, you may be ambitious to issue a more admirable volume when your turn comes. G. R. 11 i'lllllll'lUlill'lllllEt' W f-QD cbilhert Sykes 'Blakely W ILBERT SYKES BLAKELY, teacher, head of department first assistant, first alternate to the principal in Morris High School, and lately made principal of the Evander Childs High School is a conspicuous example of promotion won by merit For sixteen years Mr. Blakely rendercd such efficient and devoted service in Morris and endeared himself to such a degree to puplls and teachers alike that it was a sacri- fice indeed for this school to give him to the larger service of organizing and directing a new 1' I il , W ix. I: 5 'V . . . ' . -.lf itil , - - QI' 1 Il. li .N . iilll ill, 91 'A' , ' B -, i ,lilly lllllghlllyl 51, . mlm R, ig : . . . ,55 1 -P' 1 ' ' high school in the Bronx. P Few teachers and school administrative officers impress them- selves on pupils and colleagues more deeply and helpfully than Mr. Blakely did in Morris. There was hardly a department of school activity that did not feel his infiuence. To athletics he gave of his time as Faculty Treasurer. From its first issue, Mr. Blakely was general adviser and inspirer of editors and business managers of the Annual. As Chairman of the Committee on Library Books, Mr. Blakely did much to develop our excellent library. For several years as Chairman of the Committee on the Senior Class, he directed successive graduating classes in con- servative and wise ways of managing their business. In his rela- tions with school organizations, perhaps the largest single service he rendered was in his general direction of the debating and lit- erary societies. To them he gave much of his time and thought, and the benefits enjoyed by the pupils of the past sixteen years can never be estimated. Mr. Blakely was esteemed and loved by his pupils in Morris. They found in him a teacher broad and sympathetic in his judg- ments of books and men. Studious and scholarly himself, he incited in his pupils a desire for knowledge. Unfailing in patience and considerateness, he encouraged the fainthearted to that per- sistent effort which leads to ultimate success. With teachers like him the problem of instruction in ethics is solved. Such instruc- tion becomes no formal matter, it is the unconscious expression of a life characterized by "self-knowledge, self-reverence, self- controlf' Mr. Blakely has a very large place in the hearts of his former colleagues. They liked his optimism. His face, his words, and his behavior under all circumstances made strong the conviction in every heart that "Cod's in His heaven, All's right with the worldf, They liked his wise conservatism, too. His counsel 12 GILBERT SYKES BLAKELY was sought in matters of courses of study, of school policy, of departmental management, and of individual perplexities. And the advice he gave was invariably sane and wise. In a city and in an age of self-advertising and of educational quaekery Mr. Blakely was never misled by spectacular or insincere exhibitions of any sort. And the secret of it lies in the character of the man. Through the perspective of a term's absence, "We see him as he moved, How modest, kindly, all-accomplished, wise, With what sublime repression of himself, And in what limits, and how tenderly 5 Not swaying to this faction er to that, Not making his high place the lawless perch Of wing'd ambitions, nor the vantage ground For pleasure, but thro' all this tract of years VVearing the white flower of a blameless life." ll UM all ,W .WWI t GIZZUUQS to the Evander Childs High School, the new High School of the Bronx. May she wax strong and become a power in our midst for culture, efficiency, and high standards of life. Shoulder to shoulder with ilflorris High School may she carry the banner of education higher and farther until every boy and girl of our city has drunk deep and freely at the fountain of learning. 13 lfi'lllllWllllllm,,. J' A N ll lt, I I I H ,If ,lull 5 l lflill ll illHiill:,gmll,lgull mx J 'l if if l 1lll'llllWH ' Gthese we spiss 'll asf: A Nou-...U 15,- THE Evander Childs High School has taken from our midst these friends: GILBERT S. BLAKELY HELEN F. HEUERMANN CORA E. PINGREY ELIZABETH H. BLISS 'THOMAS C. HUGHES TERESE M. ROSENTHAL LOUIS B. COHN HENRY W. KEIGWIN JOHN B. SCHAMUS. SILVIE DE G. COSTER BIAURICE LEVINE MAX SCHONBERG CLAYTON G. DURFEE ADOLPHUS A. LIPPE CHARLES W. SEIDLER MAUDE A. EDMUNDS BERTI-IOLD LIPSCHUTZ BARNET SHAPIRO M. MORITZ GREDITZER ISABEL L. MERCHANT JOSEPH WILLIAMS JESSE H. HALIGY' HENRY I. NORR- CHARLES A. NVIRTH lViARGARET M. IIALL A. EVERETT PETERSON CAROLINE YOUNG-I'IIGH Mr. Hugh Laughlin has left us to become principal Of Public School 32, Mr. Peter A. Schvvartzenbaeh has been transferred to DeVVitt Clinton High School. Miss Suzanne A. lValker has been retired. Miss May Brunkhurst has resigned to become Mrs. O. A. Morehouse and Miss Kate E. Holden has resigned to become Mrs. C. WV. Rice. ,1Fait ann suftlp, mp wastetsf Gihese he men nf nut felluwshipe Qlall a healthe jlnt, since we have been kinu, ann hety guna ,1'r'tienDs, they shall nut leane us with: out a wish uf QIJUU will. Su, at least, we wish them what they wish fmt themselhes, ann that is hnpeful Sttife ann blameless weate, which is tn sap one wntu, Lifes' jlatefpeswell, ,1Ftie11tus. 14 ,., . In l' :' l I ,, 1 ,uw U fi sflfkagi I vas- 'iii .1f?if,g.i Gia im JE.. ll' :::,,:.,: "Img nu nu III lil ul nu "N I "' 1:25152 " ifff- nz: :fn ni ---5-- -1-- 'us I Il! :F ml eu: nn iii 555:53 fffl ii.. 4- +E'L'V3if'fVCJ1m1iTfi'i'il i fi 2 Ag" 4 SI 3Bi5iU11 s the day to twilight fades, And silently comes the night, A sweet thought fills my being, And my mind's eye views this sight. I see my "Alma Mater," A structure grey and tall, A vision of grandeur rare, Four towers topping all. The days that there I spent I see in a dream so true. Defeat, and Victory dear, Commingle in that view. 7 I gaze, but the vision's gone, Like grey mist in the air, Borne away like a beautiful song g Disappearing, I know not where. SYDNEY MILBAUER 'H 'I I . .. -2: . 15 .ew H , , ff , - ,' . g ' 1' V' X 7 YZ Rwlf if t f it XJ. I l X f 'IF L X I V7 , I v, 1, I I f Q mqlul ll , 'IQ X K ,I J Miiiil T f , -, Vx ,yy I 6- A -4 f1 I A t l ,i f iw 1 All ii H aa n " if ,Art f , Fif g g I- li ,Q Willy, ,lim ti , ' f2'f.g': ' ' fs' it as "' l" f 'fA lx . . ff .- a s M Wilma, tm- .3 ix I " 5 I W ' 'ms 'fr i gg i n i . '-I fflti 'I :I H "Wu e I 'I 'oo f ' v I i - v a I n 'rs -an-val anne Elluest for Sunburn! Spirit "WHAT is this 'school spirit' that everyone is talking about? The more I try, the less I can find out about it. I hate to ask the fellows. Ild never hear the end of it !-School ,... Spirit .... . fSehool' means Morris, of course. But that Spirit' is beyond mefl Charles Ross heaved a sigh and stared at the old flint-lock over the mantle. This gun was Charles' confident, and to this faithful silent friend, he poured out his heart. HI have itl To-night I will destroy the spirit that haunts dear old Morris! To-nightf' addressing the gun, 'iyou and I will do a great work. In a few hours, school-spirit will be no more." 'A few minutes later saw Charles, gun in hand, walking swiftly towards Morris High Sehool, its towers and spires dimly outlined against the dark sky. The wind whistled wierd y around it, and the trees swayed gently, their leaves rustling as though turning in their slumber. Charles saw and heard nothing. Lightly sealing the railing, he took his post at a window and watelied for the ghost in whose existence he now fully believed. What was that? His heart beat loudly. Surely that was a tall white spectre in the center of the room! He quickly brought the gun to his shoulder, put his finger on the trigger, and- f'What are you doing!" came sharply. The gun flew out of his hand, his shoulder was gripped in a viee. Rage at being frus- trated filled his heart, and Charles struggled blindly. "No use, you rasealfl said the gruif voice of the blue-coat, 16 THE QUEST FOR SCHOOL SPIRIT 'fI'velCharles Ross! is that you? What are you doing here?" exclaimed the ofHcer. Charles, no less astonished at Ending himself a prisoner of his old friend MacDonnel, shamefacedly told his story. A gale of merriment greeted his recital, and Charles, somewhat nettled, asked curtly, 'fWhat's the joke?,' When his laughter had somewhat subsided, the other returned, wiping his eyes, "I release you, but take my advice, Charles. Go home and don't go hunting any more school spiritsll' On the morrow, Charles gravely decided that school spirit was not a ghost. But if it wasn't a ghost, what was it? The mystery was still to be solved. "I wonder," mused he Fe-1 4iv-2', R ,N I I "if 'spirit' could mean l l liquor? If it does, where l 1 5 4 T can I buy it? In Morris ,Fair probably, since this spirit is school spirit. I gf, '-,k'.llllTxliq can try anyhow." Feel- 'IJIQM I I 'li in better for havin w'r :'4l,il'li N Emil., ill' g . g In i wlmyl -,-,., li 'l.,.gl'le'l ' x p made this resolve, ll5:1.g'l4,t',ll'll,Jgni J N, X, lil ,l Charleswent off to school alll .i ly f ylifall in high spirits. Promptly 1 liH fl,l,ly V, 4' Q, gsm at noon he raced down M" " ffl IW fill g v i , 'ill to the lunch room where, l" , .li 'W , , , ' 4 K. with great strategy, he ' ' p ,i managed to reach the 1, I , F'1'5i'4 counter. X I re' I 'I' 'I HGive me a bottle of 'W' school spirit, pleasefl A roar of laughter arose from those near by at this unusual request. The man behind the counter flushed angrily. They were mocking him through this daring young scamp. ' "Get out of here!" he roared. 'ADO you think you can insult me,-me, a respectable waiter in Morris for five years! Clear out, orf!" His threat was choked in his spluttering rage. Bewildcred by the storm he had brought upon himself. Charles sought safety in the deserted corridor when he soon quieted his feelings. 'fFor, after all," thought he, Hllve failed to get school spirit, and that is all that matters to mef' 'iHo, there, Ross, what did you mean by asking for 'a bottle of school spirit,' " called Brown, coming up behind him and grinning. HlVIy! but wasn't he madln and he chuckled at the remembrance of the scene. 17 fu... .N bw THE QUEST FOR SCHOOL SPIRIT "Well, what does school spirit mean, anyway," retorted Charles. '4School spirit! Don't you know that!" UNO, I don't. I wouldnlt ask you if I did." 'KSchool spirit is -" hesitated Brown,e "Oh, yes! If a fellow throws paper on the floor, or breaks the campus rules, and you should stop him, why you would have school spirit." HIS that all it is! I'll get it this very day, then." And Charles disappeared, leaving Brown to gaze after him with a vague misgiving that his lame explanation would cause more trouble for his chum. The next day, Ross appeared with a discouraged countenance and a black eye. "This," he explained to Brown, pointing to his eye, "is the result of yesterday's quest. I give it up. I have failed three times." And with a sigh, he went to his seat. wk PIC Pk It was graduation. The exercises were almost over, and Charles, seated among his classmates, allowed his thoughts to wander. One by one he recalled the events that had marked his F.-, iii i .mul - l i" ""5'. . -.lf il M . 1, W ,2" j fr fri' '7 "l"Ji wi ii? 'ii f xii 'sf T i .Q .f i Tp f f li l HT W , , lllgx wx Xl , ' it l 1 ,ll il, ,p H ,g .W Fifi iliili P I .- 7 ' 11-W sq cwmrm. .1 --in-u High School course, and he looked forward to his college career that lay before him, alluring and bright. He vaguely wondered-. His train of thought was suddenly broken. Mr. Denbigh was saying :- "There is one graduate whom it has been a pleasure to know. He has worked with a will, has taken an active part in both our athletic and literary associations, has done his best to help keep up the Morris standard, and has always stood up for the square honest deal. It gives me great pleasure to present this token of our affection to Charles Ross, a true son of Morris, and a worthy example of Morris school spirit." 18 THE QUEST FOR SCHOOL SPIRIT ln a storm of applause Charles went to the platform, dazed. The rest of the day was like a dream,-the congratulations, the hearty wishes and farewells, and then the final dispersion of the graduates. Once in his room, Charles opened the tiny box. There, spark- ling in the sun's last ray, lay a beautiful Morris pin, the souvenir of his happy Morris High School days. He looked up, and addressing the old flint-lock, said slowly, with a half-comprehensive smile, "And I had it all the while!" CATHERINE AocURso. ffixxll ll Mil" T T lknlllllllry,will GDB B231 IQZIIJ THEREJS a song of praise for the hero, VVho has gone through the thick of the fight, And has come out at last the victor, Yes, loud praise to this conqueror's might. And again, bright applause for the statesman, 'Tis his due for his service as one Who, with sense and worth as his weapons, Great good for his country has done. You may hear them praising the poet, For he brings forth the beauty in life, And lifts man's heart with sweet music, From despair in this world of strife. But let me speak praise of one other, Who, through hardship and fortune adverse, After two long hours of battle, Has conquered his Latin verse! ANNA E. M. DONOVAN, '14. 19 Reply tn Burns' "Span was Qtbatle to Hgauurw' V W 'AN was not made to mourng .542 Tis but thx mldest thought That God ordained to pain and grief, Those in His image Wrought. Man Was made to struggle, And lift unto the light His trodden soulg not bow it In the black despair of night. Long suffering is man, And patient under fate, But ever striving upward, To Hope's celestial gate. By adamant oppression Crushed down through ages long, At last he hears the pleading Of Liberty's fierce songg And heaving up his shoulders To burst the binding chains, Ho finds them an illusiong All phantom were his pains. 'Twas ignorance that held himg Volition was his ncedg The only cause for mourning sprang From resignationls seed. But now his discontent, His consciousness of Wrong, Is spurring on the struggle To victory ere long. Farewell to earth's few lordlings, For man, no more forlorn, Wlas made for strife, and triumph, And joyAbut not to mourn! OVVEN SHEPPARD VVHITE, '14 20 , 9 me P M l HE New Lolumbia School of Journalism is swamped with students, wishing to enter."- News Item Seeing that Schools of Journalism are be- coming popular, we hereby consent to run one. Our first lesson is STYLE, and our first model is Burke, the famous example of a clear, lucid style. Burkels unexeelled style may be cultivated ilDur QDUJU Qthunl nf journalism . ' G alt tl , . . Adllialyux in ' IH? i X 1 il' A K 5 L by locking one's self up in a room for a couple of weeks and con- stantly reading such books as the 'tGolden Treasury," the HBook of the Dead," Robbins' Geometry, Lamb's "Essays of Elia,'l and the telephone directory. A corpulent unabridged should be consulted frequently with a view towards changing small words into unusual polysyllablcs. An article written according to the foregoing instructions resulted in this: "During the course of my matutinal recitations, the pedagogue who instructs me in the noble tongue of the Quirites, summoned me to his august presence, and animadverted compcndiously upon the irrefragable fact that I had not evinced any anomalous transcendency in the studyg indeed, quite the reverse. Being endowed with a fair measure of perspicacity, I most naturally anticipated severe parental objurgation, coupled, perhaps, with subsequent events more dire and mortifying, if I would make known this intelligence at my habitation, so I circumspectly forbore doing so." CThis means that I flunked Latin, and that I didn't tell 'em at home about it, because I thought Ild get a good laying out.j CAuthorls note: To be continued.D CEditor's note: Not to be continued.D "morris" Should Morris High School be forgot A d e b ht to min Y? n n ver roug 1 The finest school in all the land, The noblest of its kind, It bears a patriot's stamp and name, And pat riots all are we, And loyal to old Morris' fame, Our hearts shall ever be. 21 EDBWHE EFEAT! Thou black and bitter god, on whom ,llt ' ' 'Will But yestermorn I smiled with patron air, My VVhy art thou sent on earth to cause men woe? ' ' . . , VVhat . . . Ironic deity, woulds't hear , My plaint? Thou, thou, who'st caused me all I ' This grief . . . 'T is well. Engage in spiteful scorn Mt fm is quite becomis thy nature. Earnestly, -4 U owever, I sha treat thy words, as if adm' ' In earnest they were uttered. List thee then. Long months of labor, every day of which Taxed sorely both the mind and corporal shell, I consecrated to a worthy end. On this firm base I built a pyramid Of hopes and expectations, and the top I crowned with dreams of honors realized. The fateful day drew close. My heart beat fast, Delirious imaginings near snapt , My o'ertaxed brain . . . Then came the thrice-cursed hour, With thee, thou evil genius, trailing it. BF 1? PF Pk PF if PF :lf Dk Pk God! When I think on't now, vexatious tears Well to my eyes, and fury uncontrolled Takes hold of me. The jests, the taunts, the jeers Of all the world, make mere existence Hell. My heart is sick, my brain benumbed from work And worry . . . Now Defeat, art satisfied That I have cause to scoff ? ,F IK X 41 if FK Pls PF PK Pk What miracle is this? The fiend throws off His Stygian cloak, and lo! a different god Stands in his place: white-robed, impressive, tall, And with a Visage saintly in its kind, Smiling benevolence. The very air, As if it knows his presence, scented seems With myrrh and frankincense . . . But soft- The vision speaks-'fMisfortune, to most men, Is just misfortuneesomething to be cursed- A starting point of vengeance, envy, hate. If purblind men would cease to swear and sigh When conquered by Misfortune, and instead, Essay its brighter side to see, how great Would be their gain! 'Tis unbelievable How quickly one can Hnd this brighter side, And once found then there needs must ope to view The virtuous horde: Compassion, Kindness, Love, And all their fellows." . . . He was gone. . . , My head swam. Now I saw. Defeat was not a curse, it taught By holding up to me my state of mind, Defeated, how to lighten the great weight That lies on one afHietedg by kind words, By sympathy, compassion. . . . For this all, . . . Defeat, I thank thee. GEORGE ROBINSON, '14 22 lIll""'l' il "'l' ill THE DEATH lf? 'Sill llllmfmll Ilh.m.ll CWith Apologies to Nathcmicl Ilawthornej JUDGE PYNCHEON is sitting in the great ancestral chair looking fixcdly at his heavy watchg but his thoughts are far removed from that ancient timepiece. Can Clifford tell him anything definite about the deeds to those vast, rich lands in the East? If he can wrest this secret from Clifford, how can he best obtain, by fair or foul means, the estate from its present owners? With such great wealth at his disposal will he not be able to bribe the most power- ful politicians in the state? NVill not Governor Pyncheon then become a reality? Finally, how can he get rid of Clifford without drawing the slightest suspicion upon himself? These questions are running through Judge Pyneheonls mind. Suddenly he raises his eyes and strangely enough, they rest upon the portrait of the stern founder of the Pyncheon house. What! is it possible that Judge Pynchcongthe hard, unflinching man, who believes in nothing supcrnaturalfcan it be possible that Judge Pyncheon sees a man, clothed in thc apparel of a laborer, stepping forth from behind the portrait? But look, Judge Pyncheonl The man is approaching you. Nearer and nearer he comesg his lips are moving, f'And God shall give you blood to drinkf' they seem to say. Why do you sit so quietly? Why do you stare so vacantly? He is drawing a long, thin sword froni behind himg he is towering above you! But suddenly he draws back. HAh, God has given him blood to drinkin he mutters as Judge Pyncheon falls forward to the floor. ANNA JOSEPHS-ON, '14. 23 ZBILIEHUE Kit CHARACTERS Loquacious Nerve.. .A student of the Corris High School blessed with much nerve and an extensive vocab- ulary. Miss M ox ......,. Secretary in the Corris High School. Mr. Wyue ...,., . .Latin teacher in the Corris High School. Miss Braulce ...... German teacher in the Corris High School. Mr. Beubigh ...... Principal of the Corris High School. Bill Joues I Charles White ' ' . . . . . . . . .Students in the Corris High School. SITUATION: Loquacious Nerve had been to an affair the night before. Therefore, the day after, homework had he none. But as he arose at ten minutes before nine, decided Loquacious to "bluff," SCENE I. The secretarg's ojice in Corris High School. Loquacious Nerve enters with a haughty strut. Miss Move: Why are you late? Loquacious: What? I? Late? Miss M ox: No, not very, very lateg only twenty-five minutes. Tell me why you are so late. Loquacious: Late? Yes, Yes-YeswIt was in this manner, or to use the words and epithet- Miss M ox: Come to the point, will you? Loquacious: Very well. Here is the reason: As I did not shake the sleep of the just from my most humble lids until the hour was nearer nine than half-past eight, this beauteous morn, and as I did not concentrate enough velocity into those organs which give me the power of locomotion, I was unable to arrive at my destination with as much rapidity as I otherwise would have been able to do. Therefore my lateness. Miss M ox: Have you finished? Louqacious: Oh, no! Will this soliloquy, although ten- Miss M ox: 'Tis enough. Two weeks in the late room. SCENE II. Five minutes later. A Latin room in the Corris High School. Enter Loquacious Nerve. Mr. Wgue: Well, well! Look who comes to midst! Have you written your homework? Loquacious: Why, good morning, good morning, Mr. Wyne. There are a few things about to-dayis translation which I know not. 24 BLUFFING IT Jlr. Wyne: Nothing unusual. But what about your written homework? Loquacious Qafter noting that the period bell would ring in three minutesj: The present infinitive means "to, plus the verb," therefore Hdicat eos faceren means "he says them to make," but that does not seem to be correct. So having expounded my theory and hypothesis, will you not use your coneentrativeness and convert this dilemma into a comprehensible statement? Mr. Wyrie: Yes, I Will. You have not studied your grammar for had you, you would know all about the indirect discourse. Therefore, one zero. You have not prepared your translations, for the Whole passage is translated in the notes. So you get an other zero. Thirdly you receive another sphere for not giving me your written Work. And finally you may come to see me after school for the rest of the week, for Wasting the time of the class. Loquacious: But my presence is required in the late room at two-thirty. Mr. Wyue: Very good. I have a class until a quarter past three. Come to me after that. Period Bell: Dong. SCENE III. A German room in the Corris High School. Loquacious Nerve sealed. Miss Braucke: Is Nerve here? Loquacious: Why surely! Without any miscomprehensiveness of your ques- M iss Braiicke: Stop, stop! Why did you not report to me this morning? Sprechen Sie Deutsch. Loquacious: Ga-ich-ich-sind-Well, my dear Miss Branke, in as much as the epithetical phraseology of the no doubtw Miss Branlce: Werden Sie Deutsch sprechen? Loquacious: Ga-and as I was about to state, the mediocrity of- llliss Brauke: Stop! This is more than enough. Do not forget to come to me every afternoon this week and next. Loquacious: But I have to stay in with other teachers until four o'clock. Miss Branke: Then come to me after that. SCENE IV. Ten minutes later. The luncheon period in the Corris High School. Loquacious and friends sauuteririg in the hall. Bill J ones Charles White Why thy gloom, Nerve? 25 BLUFFING IT Loquacious: I have hard luck. I was late and had no home- work, so I gave excuses, first to that urbane Miss Mox, then to that sarcastic Mr. Wyne, and finally to that relentless Miss Branke, and just because they did not comprehend the com- prehensive ability of my comprehension, and as I did not attempt to make my comprehension more comprehensive to their com- prehensive- Charles White: Duck, here's Mr. Benbigh. Mfr. Benbigh: Nerve, your devotion to your work is of such a character that I must request you to sever your connection with Corris High School for the present. You will understand that this action excludes you from membership in any athletic associa- tion of the school, and postpones indefinitely the day of your graduation. Loquacious: Oh, ye Fates. ALEXANDER HERMAN, ,14. jfnr a 'Birthday Winsome maid with glowing eyes, A score of years have kissed your head, Years of youth's bright paradise, But childhood sweet is not all dead. It lives in golden memories Of happy hours with playmates gay, And all the sunshine melodies That lingered through each year-long day. And will you ever let it die, This dream of childhood and of heaven? No, hold it just as sacredly At sixty as you did at seven Still build your castles in the air, And dream your dreams of a to-morrow. Let not the woman, haunting fair, Forget the girl in woman's sorrow. OWEN SHEPPARD XVHITE, '14, 1 26 l l l M 5 frightful ZIULIIUBQ . E were returning from Sporks,.a small mining ,,,i town in Nevada, to Reno, a distance of about ii, four miles, in order to get the early train east. The night was dark and dreary as that in story. i " The hour also coincided with that of the fairy tale, as it was near midnight. The narrow mountain road, which was hardly more than a foot-path, was shaded from both sides, as it cut through one of the most thickly wooded tracts in the Rockies. The sky had that smutty gray and black appearance which foreboded a storm, at least so it looked to us, when we got a glimpse of it through the foliage roof above us. The day had been exceedingly hot, and rain was predicted for that night. Our fears seemed to be warranted, for at intervals, a low, ap- parently far-off rumbling could be heard, which increased the tenseness of the situation in that close, stuffy, badly lighted, incommodious, dragging coach. But the weather was not the cause of our extreme discomfort. The day before, a reward had been offered for the capture, dead or alive, of the most notorious highwayman in the west, who was known to be in our vicinity. He was known to run any risk for the success of his undertakings, and stage coaches seemed to be his specialty. In one instance he disguised as a passenger, another time he, with the help of another ruffian, so silently and quickly removed the driver and the latter's armed companion from the top of the coach, that the passengers were entirely ig- norant of what had happened, until they felt the muzzles of revolvers cooling their foreheads. The district through which we passed was known to be the most dangerous vicinity in that part of the country, and that four-mile ride was fraught with peril g for not only every turn in the road, but the entire way, presented exceptional opportunities for the highwayman. But how were we to know that he was not one of those men sitting opposite us, or that the driver or his companion was not one of the robber's band, only waiting until the coach reached a certain spot to open the door to the rest of the gang? So the situation was one of most intense terror for each individual passenger. The slow dragging of the horses made us feel that we should get out and walk, until we ventured to look out into the night, and then even the dreary interior of the coach seemed pleasant to us, compared with what we saw. Each time the animals stopped in this slow march, for fear of falling over some unseen 27 - A FRIGHTF UL JO URNE Y preeipice in the darkness. NVe thought the end was at hand. Each time We heard that distant sound of thunder, we thought of the robbers and the tramp of their horses, and every time we heard the sound of the driver's voice, it seemed to us like an order to halt the coach. If one of the other passengers happened to glance in our direction, we felt if he were considering what disposition to make of our bodies. No one spoke, silence reigned in the coach, and therefore every sound from outside sounded like the explosion of a bomb. Even the rustling of the leaves on the trees, which we eould hear through the half-opened window which was supposed to admit some air into the coach, suggested our doom. And so we sat, rigid and breathless for almost two hours, which seemed two eternities, and the first free breath that es- caped any of us, accomplished that feat when we again felt the solid ground beneath us, and saw the lights in the railroad sta- tion at Reno. If we had not been too frightened, we might have appreciated the humor of that grotesque situation, when we saw the driver, his companion, and our fellow-passengers, each with difficulty releasing his suspended breath, after our having pictured them as belonging to every class of criminals that could gain admittance to the Rogues' Gallery! HFIRBIINE E. NEUSTADTL. Mott Avenue Annex. l 28 Q ATALE oetwo flirt 3 BY HARRY kaamsow i' '55 A WXTH APOLOMES TO CHARLES DxcKEN5 .3 swowms had the best of times-we had the worst of V' times, we had four prepared-we had no pre- ps- A pared 5 we had first lunch-we had no lunch, , Q l J- we had teachers-we had substitutes. It was 'T 3 the age of the revival of learning. We were freshmen! It was ia the Latin period. All students of psychology know that queer things are bound to happen in a room where a dead language is being vivisected. More so, when it is the last period of an afternoon class of "freshies." At the time to which I refer, one could hear heavy groans coming from Room 417. It was not the dead language suffering under the cruel treatment of the students-no, it was only a phonographic treatment of Hidein, eadcm, idernf' Everybody joined in the chorus, includ- ing the teacher, whose bass voice could be heard above the shrill tones of the younger ones. Yes, it was a heavy groan, but in a good cause! Tl1c second stanza had been reached, when the door was hastily pushed open and the Principal, accompanied by Madame Garage, the head of the Latin department, entered. Perhaps it was modesty that prompted the music to stop so abruptly. This was the first visit of the "Authorities" I leave to the reader's imag- ination the effect of it upon the room. Madam Garage took the seat which the teacher offered her- and began knittingwher brows. The Principal also seated himself in a position where he could hear Qand seej a few recita- tions. When he had heard a few, he advanced and took charge of the class. Madam Garage still sat knittingvher brows. 29 A TALE OF TWO SYNONYMS The first victim was the heaviest boy in the class, who was sent to the board to translate a sentence. Strange to say, he succeeded in this task. He showed his relief by smiling, an action which registered itself without difficulty upon his hearty countenance. Madam Garage still continued to knit-her brows. Then came a girl, who had the reputation of being able to recite Hqui, quae, quod," without the slightest pause between the singu- lar and plural. She succeeded in translating the assigned sen- tence, " The man works diligently" into Latin. She used the word "vir" for "man," Madam Garage did not stop knitting- her brows. The Principal then discussed the word "vir" and asked for another Latin word meaning "man," The girl answered, "Homo," At this point, the Principal wished to demonstrate the fact that many English words are derived from Latin, so he asked her to tell him what word in English referring to man, and having the same sound, was Hhomol' similar to. Before he had time to finish this complicated question, she had answered, "HoboV' It is needless to mention what happened after that, but for the sake of preserving historical records for future use, I will say that Madam Garage knit her brows no more! 1- , u .sal , 5 rg, :1 ,, ,, Jgiie . CDesfgns by the authorj 30 Ghz Hgaurris Buhaipat CWith Apologies to Omar Khayyamj AKEl For the mark that seatters into flight, All hope before him into darkest night 3 Drives all fear fast upon him as he strikes The students' "hard dome" with a shaft of might. Before the phantom of dread failure died, Methought a voice within the school-room cried, 'fWhen all the lessons are full well prepared "Why lingers yet the Failing One outside?" "Each morn a thousand chances brings," you say. But what of that mistake of yesterday? This day that brings to you a chance anew Takes clean away the hope of former day. Some, for the glories of the class, and some Sigh for the outside life that's yet to come. Ah, by the present, earn that other life, Nor heed the rumble of a distant drum! The schoolboy hopes we set our hearts upon, Turn ashes or they prosper and anon, Like snow upon the desert's dusty face, Lighting a period or two, are gone. Alike for those who do not now prepare, And those that after someto-morrow stare, A teacher from the faculty cries out, 'fFools, your reward is neither here nor there. "In this your school the seed of wisdom sow, 'fAnd by your effort seek to make it grow." And then, "What harvest will I reap," you ask. "Plant, if of any profit you would know!" For think, then, you are now upon the way, Molding your future like a lump of clay, And with its half-obliterated tongue, It murmurs, "Gently, master, gently, pray." SAUL HAAS 31 l -,I 7775 WWW fvfwpfmnf Tina Visitor from hflars rubbed himself tenderly where he had been struck by the niaininoth pile of books of a diminutive Freshie, who, while conversing over his shoulder, was navigating with greatest speed. "Hal A Freshinan, no doubt,'l said he, adjusting his spectacles. 'fYes,l7 reading froin a book, Baedeck- erls Morris, "A freshnian, a ininute speciinen of high school pupil 5 prone to overload hiinself with A s books, the butt of upperclassinen About to proceed on further in- l' ,.fWyfQ'j'QL3 vestigations the Visitor Was startled M W! , t A' A1 ' 11 lily l l'-3 by a loud gong. 'fThe luncheon L, 1,. --,gg v 1 f, Y '-r . E bell, to be suref' and, consulting ,A 'fl Q53 Baodecker, 'fthe signal for the greatest j Q hubbub possible," H Fggw w e Q-,A In the twinkling of an eye the cor- ridor beeanie a whirlwind of girls Qyiilvp and boys, and the bewildered Visitor was caught up by a bevy of girls, V , '2 5 Oil' down the hall, around the corner, and down the stairs he was carried, helpless in the sweeping tide. Such a din! Such confusion! Confusion rendering that at the Tower of Babel Inild in coin- parison. As suddenly as he had been picked up was he dropped, and the 32 THE VISITOR FROM MARS Visitor found himself next to something, resembling a large squirrel cage. Out came Baedccker. "Cage, car-oh, elevator, that contrivance in which every- body rides with the lame, the halt and the blind. Reaching the Morris lunchroom of great renown, the Visitor made his way slowly through a sea of girls to the boys' side with but few mishaps. He successfully reached the lunch counter among the first few, how, he never could explain to his stay-at- home Martians afterward, and taking his cue from his neighbors loudly demanded creamed chicken, stretching forth his hand to receive it. Now it happened that at that very moment Our Football Hero was eagerly defending one of his plays. f'Now you see, Binks," he explained, "it was like so-." With a leap Our Football Hero sprang on the Visitor from Mars, and the Visitor went down, clutching wildly at the fellow nearest. When the Visitor emerged from the melee, he found himself in the last row, out of sight of the counter. And thus the poor, battered Visitor sighed, 'tVerily, the first shall be last." About ten minutes later the Visitor from Mars had secured a. eroquette. On the paper which he read before the various learned societies of Mars, the Visitor termed this mysterious concoction, the Morris Students' Last Hope. It must be said he devoured it mournfully, the while eyeing his neighbor's creamed chicken with considerable envy. Slowly, painfully, the Visitor climbed the stairs, and crept into the quietest place obtainable, namely the Auditorium, where orators in embryo are tried out on a long-suffering audience. Comfortably ensconced in a big, leather chair, on the platform, the Visitor closed his eyes with a murmur, HPeace, perfect peace." He lay oblivious to his surroundings, but dimly conscious of the noise which waxed louder in the corridor without, but dimly con- scious of its cessation. Suddenly he was rudely awakened from his blissful revery by a weird sound which he failed to connect with anything within his knowledge. "Hark! hark! The lark at Heavenls gate sings," was rendered in several keys, forming a perfect discord. . This was the last straw, the Visitor from Mars precipitately fled. As he flew away towards that Arcadia of peace, Mars, we saw the departing Visitor lean from his aeroplane, and we heard him murmur, "Pax vobiscum-sed-nunquam rursusf' CAROLINE V. REA, '14, 33 usa 'nnnzxvg' THIs Held,- Where once two armies stood Beneath the sun of bright July, And painted this in crimson blood: 'fColumbia can never Diell- This field,-which shook With C311HO11,S roar, Beneath that torrid summer sun- Now hears the singing birds that soar O yer weed-grown trench and rusted gun. This Held now sees brave men again, Survivors of two mighty bandsg VVho eome with steps made slow by pain, To Clasp their erst-While rivals' hands. Triumph of Love Y-when heroes meet, Upon the spot Where once they fought, And stretch their hands their foes to greet- -O, sacred Love our Father taught! God of Freedom, make us cherish The mem'ry of the Blue and the Gray! And never let that spirit perish, That hovered o'er this field today! THOMAS NIURPHY 34 .ITQIJIUUI 3lllUfEiLIIl1 KALENDIS OCTOBRIBUS, MMXIV, omne studium Excelsae Scholae Morrisanae in iudicio I. Ionesis tetit. Ionesus enim dis- cipulus scholm magnum in se faoinus concepcrat qui eo die quo schola se aperuerat, noviciis magnum iocum fecisset. In aditu auditori quo in loco frequentissimi novicii conventuri erant, libellum affixerat, quo novicii in gymnasium convenirent. Itaque cum praeses scholze apud novicios contionandi causa venisset, locum vacuum atquc inanem repperit. Magno cum tulnultu et negotio novicii tandem in auditorium collecti sunt. Manifeste magnum et grave pcccatum fuit hic iocus atquo quaestio ut auctor invenirctur est instituta. Eheu! Ionesum ipsum esse auetorern est inventum. Illo tempore, magistri scholar iudices quzestionem in discipulos habere soliti sunt 5 praises, autem, iudicium exercuit. Lenissima poena quze irrogabatur, sonti breve commentariolum Anglice scribendum cst: gravissima, quattuor annos meditanda Latina linqua. Huic iudicio adcrat Ionesi pater, paterculus, mater, avunculus, dum sorores: neque cnim orationis ullus locus fuit. Insidiae clariores luce fuerunt, prmterea, ille fas- sus est. Lenitas sola petebatur. Iudices duas horas delib- eraverunt, cum, tandem, se sententiam referre esse paratos nuntiaverunt. Anxiis et cito pulsantibus cordibus Ionesus et amici sententiam expeotabant. O puerum miserum! Magni malefici convictus est et quam gravissima poona est multatus. Putate, mei lectorcs, illi Latina lingua quattuor totos annos meditanda est. Hoc mater ferre non poterat et est collapsa: nec non et Ionesus, dum amici eam recreare conantur, collapsus est. At praeses, ne minimum quidem motus, proximam causam vocavit. HARRY MEYER, '14, Ghz 'Burial of Qllaesar CWith Apologies to Shakespearej FRIENDS, Romans, Country-men! lend me your ears. I come to bury Caesar, not to praise him, for it is well known to all who are gathered here, that We have no o'er-Weening cause to love him. In early days We Were lead along the flowery path of roots, stems, and derivations, beguiled and ever unsuspecting, toward the gates of "Morris" and its '4AnneX"g there to find that Caesar was a proposition fraught with dire calamity to those Who panned out with 59 or under. Therefore, kind friends, I have come to plant old Julius, and plant him good and deep, with your consent and kind cooperation. O. L. 35 3 EGIJIZU jl"DlJlTl CUZUITHZII U11 ggffflllfllw 3 Q HEN the writer was still in the convulsive stage of deciding upon what course to take at College he would have been relieved of many trouble- some doubts had he received a letter or other communication from such a source as the New York State College of Agriculture at Cornell. It is with this point in view that this brief article is written, although the qualms with which it is penned are many, for it is only too certain that all loyal Morrisites will wade through it if it is allowed to go to press. To begin with, Agriculture is the largest, and probably the broadest course in the University. ,-c,,,,M,,, The course now leads to the degree of B. S. and the holder of such a degree may feel assured that he ranks as high as the graduate of any other agricultural college in the United States. The facilities and finances of "our college" seem to be unlimited, a condition due to the extreme generosity of the State. Our college buildings are now unequaled. VVe have grown from a single department in a little old building on the University campus way back in 1865, where the Hproffsl' and "studes" used to discuss 4' crops" and the weather, and how to make cheese, to an institution having about 1300 students, who still gather around and discuss crops, weather, and cheese, but who also study English, Physics, Chemistry, Geology, Botany, Biology, Farm Management, Animal Husbandry, Farm Mechanics, Pomology, Poultry, Sail Technology and a multitude of other things all with ever increasing appreciation of their practical value in the manufacture of that extremely necessary com- modity, the scientific business farmer. Our agricultural course includes laboratory and field work offering sound practical instruction in all branches of farm operations in connection with studies pursued. Farm land, 776 acres in extent, is owned and 150 acres are rented by the college for educational purposes only. At the western extremity of our campus are our barns-about 370,000 worth of them. Here we keep about 125 head of cattle, bred and developed by the college, a large and fluctuating number of horses of all types, 125 sheep, 10 brood sows of the Cheshire breed, and other farm animals. The cattle are mainly of the dairy type and their stables and the dairy department run in conjunction with them are not often surpassed. There are other advantages both for men and women, such as 36 A WORD FROM CORNELL ON AGRICULTURE free tuition to residents of the state, courses especially suited to women such as Home Economics, and Landscape Art, and also the fine new women's dormitory. Let me add too that the fel- lows contemplating an '4Ag. 'I course should take into considera- tion the fact that the new "Co-ed" dormitory combined with the new cooking course is of no small significance to the man who sees beyond his own nose. In short, there's nothing like it, take it from one who is trying it. I could wish nothing better for my friends at Morris than that they become actively interested in the business of scientific farming. May the representation of Morris High School at Cornell continue to increase. JOHN R. SHERMAN, M. H. S., '11gO0rneZl, '15. .av . '75 - Ibis .first 11.0112 WYHAT will I do gin my Laurie die? My joy, my pride, my Laurie. My only luve, I had nae mair, An' ach, but I was sorry! The live lang night I Watch'd the ways, I for my faithfu' doggieg I heard nought but the rearin, linn, Among the braes sae scroggie. At glint 0' day when cocks did craw, The morning it was foggie, It didna' bring my Laurie dear, My luvin' little doggie. SYLVIA FLASCH, '14. 37 66132111 Pulfk tb? '152iIlItifl1I" ,WW W ,EW YORK, the beautiful! Does it not sound lil A ly startling and strange, bewildering and untrue? Y' 'lll'f1f'l1qh Enya. fill YVe are accustomed to think of our New York f'Wfu,'m Jl,1H as just a place, a sort of centre where one may Q, J get learning or a good time, or almost anything, .,.' 'Qi but as for beauty, ah, welll that is not to be ,wlniiijwzl ,ill looked for in New York-New York with its fl M ? grimyksqualid streets, with its ugly sky-scrapers -e-f ' " "' B and dingy factories, its screaming newsboys and insistent vendors. It seems to lack that attribute which, in our minds, we always connect with beauty of place, repose. Re- pose! and yet it is its lack of repose which makes New York what it is, beautiful, beautiful with the beauty of large cities. It might be very aptly said of us New Yorkers, 'Keyes they have and see not," for around us is a beauty that Hpasseth all under- standing." It is not the beauty of the glowing West with its lofty mountain tops that command us to bow down and worship, nor the beauty of the langorous South with its sensuous music, which holds our souls in thraldom. 'Tis the beauty of living things, of ever stirring life, of seething humanity. 'Tis a beauty that ensnares the soul by its very elusiveness, an intangible sort of beauty which holds us captive, though we know it not. Have we not heard of the traveler in the Orient or among splendid ruins, hearing its mysterious call, the call of the Beautiful White Way perhaps, and hurrying home in answer? Have you ever been on Broadway on a cold, wet night? As you walked dodging umbrellas as dexteriously as you might, did not the glamour of it all seize you, wrap you as in a cloak, and lead you on, dazed and bewildered? The scurrying newsboys, insinuatingly crying, "Times?" in your face, Bohemia let loose, with its strolling lovers, unmindful of the rain and slush, did it not all fascinate you? And the lights, the wonderful lights of Broadway, multiplied in the falling rain, did they not hold you spellbound? And perhaps you met the smiling gaze of a passerby, and perhaps you smiled back, drunk with the wonder of it all, for the moment yourself in Bohemia. And those skyscrapers, is there not a beauty in their very ugli- ness, immense monsters climbing nearer to God? And did you stop right before a 'Lmovie" theatre, with its alluring posters and inviting warmth? Did you watch the faces of the eager crowd before it, mostly comprised of ragged urchins and careworn men? Did you see the greedy hunger depicted in the faces of the 38 "KNEW YORK THE BEAUTIFUL" urchins, hungry for the romance and warmth which their poor little impoverished lives so sadly lack? Perhaps you were lucky enough to be on the spot when the peal of a factory gong announced the close of the day's toil. Did you watch the faces of the swarming multitude, boorish boys and saucy girls, careworn men and pale, listless women? Were you not struck by the pathos of it, and was there not a sad beauty in it because of its pathos? Perhaps you followed in the wake of this humanity let loose, followed it to its destination, Home. As you passed the miser- able houses, with perhaps a 'alittle mother" standing on a door- step with a puny babe in her arms, waiting to welcome home one of the pale listless women, you felt a sort of queer feeling down in your heart and had to swallow rather hard to remove an insistent lump in your throat. Its sadness and gladness lend New York a peculiar charm, such as only an artist can do justice to, and by making it live on a canvas, open our eyes to its beauty. ADELAIDE BRVFTAN, '14. F- its a Cree OH agedfmonarch of the woods, Oh, wherefore art thou here to die, In this o'erpopulated street, Away from thy companions dear, Alone, uncared for, cut and marked, Defaced for greedy industry? Tall structures hide from thee the sun And let thee die, thou who canst give Sweet breezes dear to ev'ry heart, Which sooth, inspire, and gladness bring And fill the soul with lofty thoughts. AARON WEINSTEIN. 39 l! Q,i! , .R .. H 'fx 1 ,V 1 g so , 1 ' ' ' f 4 J ff" fx- -if Q 5i!29?"ff7Yi A P f A I !'f!as5f+t!'?aeiMr L X - ge 1 'WM 5902135 V H M M 4 -Fe3i5"! ' Y 'v O HOPE, thou extraordinary virtue, how wonderful thou art, and how much thou hast helped mankind! The people of every era and of every clime have basked in thy genial golden light, but it is Morris High School especially that hath been benefited by thee! Mayhap the weary one hath N K , qy, Wg, just ended a test in French j and knoweth that, because of .3 ifrv w Q t ,T - 5 ff' I, M lack of time and knowledge, he - Q 9, : Q , ' hath neglected to answer eight , 4, Z i ' H , ' out of time ten qupstilons. 'lglheg Yjfig igf! , QQ , L upon is spiri escen e ! that horrible aH4liction that f i H!! 3 st m ,5 , man calleth Huw blues." n, '!52'f i, . Fright seizeth him and his 1, ,fil e 1 teeth chatter. But soon, like f litf tlge dawn on the trgubleclldsea, vvfjy g jf ff,fgyj,l:.gl3 r t ou appearest, su ime Hope! Thou suggestest to the i f troubled one that mayhap the drlvlfdif homeward-bound teacher in charge will accidentally drop the bundle of examination papers out of the car window just as the elevated train passeth over the Harlem River Bridge. Then cleareth the horizon of the weary one, the storm-clouds blow away and all is again tranquil. O Hope, thou art truly glorious and much is Morris High School indebted to thee! Is it not Hope that sustaineth the pupil when he entereth the Mathematics class without his book and 40 HOPE with his homework in the locker? Is it not Hope that telleth the lazy one to expect an "An on his history report, when the said lazy one knoweth that five recitations in succession he hath in- formed his instructor that Elizabeth defeated Cromwell at the Battle of Magna Charta? Is it not Hope that cheereth up those who enter the Regents' semi-annually, with their heads "full of emptiness?" Aye,- and it is Hope that filleth the grandstand and the bleachers when Morris playeth Commerce with a team of substitutes. p Hail, O Hope, thou heavenly virtue! Many are the hearts that thou hast released from the thraldom of melancholy or strength- ened in the encounter with homework-seeking teachers. Many too, are the voices that sing thy praise. O Hope, grant us one last request! May thy ,shining star never set on Morris High, where there is so much need of thee! THOMAS lX'IURPHY. Ht SCDIJUI H1-1 wasted each and ev'ry hour, 3- He had his store of fun, He played more pranks than all the rest, His work was never done. 51211 QBHIS Sift!! ILBHUHIE SEIJDUI How oft at times I wish I knew Who occupies my place, And learns the things that I once learned From many a dear loved face. Who thinks the same old foolish thoughts That I thought long ago, And squanders many a precious hour, Because he does not know? AARON VVEINSTEIN. 41 Qlibz Qlamp :Wire Qoirls' cwnueannr A O seek beauty in the human lives, Of those you daily meetg And try to mold the character More holy, good, and sweet. 1 To . . . . . f give service with a Willing hand To one you. see in need g X And make a life seem sweet and bright A A By Word and kindly deed. 1 Rl, Mmm To perfect health and thereby find The strength to labor on, And be a help to all man-kind, By service sweet and strong. To glorify our Work each day And do it with a Will, And make, however small the place, An honor great to fill. Q55 but nirbt sullen sein jlfrzi nach "Dem dlirnmpeter hun Sakkingen Das ist im Leben hasslich, eingerichtet, Dass auch die schonsten Tage stets vergeh'n, Und was man auch zusammen traumt und dichtet, Am Schluss' komrnt doch das Auseinandergeh'n Auf diesen Banken oft hab'n Wir gesessen, Voll Mutwill, Faulheit, Lust und List: Behut' Euch Gott! Ihr Lehrer, Ihr Genossen, Aueh Euch, Ihr Regents, die man nie vergisst. S. A. '14, 42 Kdatffie ii An Hiusimiedweeigf Publidwedpf Miss EOUQNE HAQQY YYABAK W WOOWETOQV CLASS 7- 5 . Ci Q CU LAUON AND VVEPBIHER- PIRETIY PMR Solomon Slie, the sleuth of Morris High, is only one of the many Hkom- ikle" characters of "The Kritickf' Credit is due the proprietor, printer manager, editor and office boy, Harry Kabakow, for an ingenious novelty, which is printed every week and adorns the rear Wall of room 204. C i I Y' 'N HARRY Knmmow 'nfl SOLOMON 3LrEf,5LeUru ofNioRmsH1Gn:- -2 754--4' Amueaennsul :E 'f " " 4: 166 mm-,I 16 5 455: :'1 -" 1-i5Q1-N uf: ' t': :Q sw.. 221525 .... JZ .... , ,i O - u .H 225:11 30.-.. aff ., wg. Tx V M ig, .., e . a s -, L5 VISITOR ru 1155 Su:-urifs ounce 'LTI-Qegneuru vnimng Haemuuu lunlhmqt trrzr? 1.Lf.?5. ewfi "i w, Sn.-Qi... cl,v,qa,e.L, . N x f wbgonulaar, ,GLM M7 wwizljg-LJ JAM mug Xhfrfpa, 17137 HE VI IT no vue mms VRYSTNIOUGM n..sw..m no-fn . Q Q i V - gpm - " Luwcrx l- - Couvneq 31' ' s an-s rzsc.om-uzeu. 11Asu ' YNISE D2:KAKlll 21 MHLL BE FRE THE' US! GF E VEB., Jswsws L-,fs-WNY, .tg GQMT, 'r as Raman. L-me rw..-was if 5. ON THE TRAIL. Q Rm y ff . f g Cbu IGGY N G THE Sonuvlqn or rv-ye Fannin 43 gWff7ffl5XEXsXQ'5fjQ 'f so mr 0-'sag J KJ' K OKCANIZATIONYQ A . Q Q T is only natural that students gathered under ! ts! one roof and having the same ambitions, should W' ' ' from into societies. Evidence of this may be , found in the fact that forty societies have been it ,T formed in Morris High School to further the in- wmmh terests of students 1I1.Pl1I'Q AI't,.TJ01H9SJD1C and ' T T " Practical Art, Pure Science, Political and Social "WV ' F"t""f Science, Literature, Foreign Language and Ath- letics. The girls, as well as the boys, participate in athletics and have formed an athletic association. Aside from the physical gain a student receives in athletics, and the intellectual advantage of discussions, practice and re- search, one must also consider the social side in Morris. There is a social side to Morris, for have not the girls of the senior class entertained the girls of the freshman class? Do not the different clubs convene to entertain and treat their fellow students and the faculty? Are there no class functions? No school reunions? The mere fact that there are over one thousand members of the school interested in Morris Clubs, shows that there is a side to Morris in which there are no books and no examinations. It is with surprise, therefore, that We say that less than one third of the enrolled students have taken advantage of the opportunities offered by the Morris Clubs. lVe sincerely hope, that the time will come when the students, realizing the physical, intellectual and social advantages of the societies, will belong to at least one of the organizations. N. T. B. 44 11 1 Q LEG IQIQI as 111611 scncot M155 QATIO .4 W' V IN the fall of 1911 a committee of teachers and graduates was formed to make plans for an association, which would include all those who have been at Morris lo11g enough to become its friends. As a result, the Morris High School Association was organized. All teachers, graduates, and students who have attended two years or more, are eligible for mcnibership. The formal establishment of the association took place at the annual reunion, Jan. 5, 1912, and since then, the association has grown steadily, the present membership being about five hundred. lt has presented the school with an "Honor Board" upon which are inscribed the names of the graduates who stood highest in scholarship. It has also established a scholarship fund of which a part was used to aid a student on her way through high school. Besides the annual reunions, the association also gave a dance last spring, which was very successful. The next reunion will be held on Friday, Jan. 9, 1914, at the High School. OFFICERS l'res1'rIer1t ........ ,..,........ . . .XVILLIAM JANSEN Vice-Pres1'dent .... ................ 1 IAY BROCKMAN Secretary ...., . . .Colm R. T111c1as, 271 Lenox Ave. Trcfzsurer. . . ..,..... Farzniziclcic HULB1snG, JR. 45 PRINCIPAL JOHN H. DENBIGII FIRST ASSISTANTS EDWARD ALTIIAUS ABBY B. BATES JOSIE A. IDAVIS JOHN M. AYENT CHARLES C. BALLARD FREDERICK ERNST ANNA A. FALII HARRIET E. GAYLORD LOGAN D. HOWIAILL MARY E. KNOWLTON CHARLOTTE G. KNOX THOMAS S. BATES EMMA C. ARMAND BESSIE G. CARLETON EMMA B. BRYANT IRVING A. HEIKES JAMES E. PEABODY WIIILARD R. PYLE ENGLISH HAROLD E. FOSTER SAMUEL M. LOOK ARCHIBALD J. MATTHEWS GEORGIANA IXIENDUM ADA H. IYIULLER IXVIARY NORMILE SAMUEL SCHLOSBERG LOUISE M. TRIMBLE SARAH P. WILLIAMS ELOCUTION RAYMOND N. KELLOGG FREXCH MARIE M. DIEDRICII HELEN Y. KONERMAN IDA B. LANZ EMMA J. SCHOEDDE VIOLETTE SCIIARFF 46 Q AMELIA L. ALTHAUS FRANK T. APPEL CLARA E. FRANKE FRITZ A. H. LEUCHS MARIE P. LIPPERT THE FACULTY GERMAN EDWARD ALTHAUS RICHARD SCHEIB HEDWIG SCHOENROCK CAROLINE H. SWARTOUT LYDIA L. TILLEY EMANUEL M. WAHL AMELIA WOHLFARTH ANCIENT LANGUAGES ELMER E. BOGART SARAH H. BOGART AGNES CARR J OSIE A. DAVIS SANFORD CUTLER AUSTIN H. EVANS EFFIE FRASER HARRIET L. CONSTANTINE HENRY R. PYNE , WILLARD R. SHANNAHAN J ENNIE ACKERLY MORRIS L. BERGMAN JOSEPHINE BRAND HELEN MAC G. CLARKE EMILY GILMOUR LOUISE C. HAZEN JENNIE M. JOSLIN GRACE ANDREWS DENA M. BAER MARY J. BOURNE ANNA T. BRIDGMAN KATR B. HIXON ELSBETH KROEBER MATHEMATICS IRVING A. HEIKES LAURA LANDAU MARGARETTE LEIGHTON ARTHUR C. LEWIS MYRTLE H. MILLER CORA A. SCOTT JACOB THEOBALD ISABEL G. WINSLOW HISTORY ABBY B. BATES ' ALICE M. CAREY BIRL E. SHULTZ DONALD E. SMITH ANNIE S. THOMPSON FRED C. WHITE BIOLOGY JAMES E. PEABODY PAUL B. MANN EDITH READ GRACE W. VANDERBILT 47 THE FACULTY PHYSICS WILLARD R. PYLE CLARA M. BURT JOHN C. SCUDDER FRANKLIN R. STRAYER PHYSIOGRAPHY CHARLES A. MILLER FRANK M. SURREY CHEMISTRY WALTER S. HANNAN MICHAEL D. SOHON DRAWING ' DELA P. MUSSEY J ESSIE T. AMES MARGARET B. PARKER ELIZABETH MORSE ESTELLA SPENCER KATHERINE C. VAN ALLEN ' COMMERCIAL BRANCHES EDWARD M. WILLIAMS SAMUEL COHN SPENCER P. JACOBIA WILLIAM VOLKHAUSEN STENOGRAPHY ETTA M. HAGAR HARRIE'P K. SMITH DOMESTIC SCIENCE HELEN M. STORY PHYSICAL 'TRAINING OTIS C. SKEELE GRACE E. BARNUM MARY C. FREESTON EVELYN M. BUTLER JACOB PARKER MUSIC EDWIN S. TRACY ANNA M. PALMER GERALD REYNOLDS LIBRARIAN BERTHA HATHAWNIAY 48 THE FACULTY CLERKS MARY BRUNKHURST THERESA SCULLY MARY M. BRACKETT ALICE V. VAN SANTVOORD LABORATORY ASSISTANTS BENJAMIN JABLONOWER JOHN H. SCHAUMLOEFFEL COMMITTEE ON ATHLETICS OTIS C. SKEELE, Chairman HAROLD E. FOSTER, Treasurer FREDERICK ERNST, P. S. A. L. Representative THOMAS S. BATES ARTHUR C. LEWIS MORRIS L. BERGMAN FRITZ A. H. LEUCHS AUSTIN H. EVANS PAUL B. MANN RAYMOND N. KELLOGG JACOB PARKER HUGH C. LAUGHLIN BIRL E. SHULTZ COMMITTEE ON TEXT BOOKS SANFORD CUTLER FRED C. WHITE COMMITTEE ON ADDITIONS TO LIBRARY EDWARD ALTHAUS JOSIE A. DAVIS ABBY B. BATES IRVING A. HEIKES COMMITTEE ON SENIOR CLASS I ' HAROLD E. FOSTER, Chairman ABBY B. BATES PAUL B. MANN JOSIE A. DAVIS ANNIE L. THOMPSON COMMITTEE ON SCHOLARSHIPS ' J OSIE A. DAVIS, Chairman J ENNIE ACKERLY CHARLES C. BALLARD EMMA B. BRYANT HAROLD E. FOSTER JAMES E. PEABODY 49 THE FACULTY GRADE ADVISERS Girls I-AGNES CARR, ADA H. MULLER, ELSBETH KROEBER II-ANNIE S. THOMPSON, AMELIA L. ALTHAUS, EMMA B. BRYANT III-ANNA A. FALK, HEDWIG SCHOENROCK, LOUISE M. TRIMBLE IV-ABBY B. BATES, EFFIE FRASER, GRACE W. VANDERBILT V-KATE B. HIXON, CLARA M. BURT VI-MARY J. BOURNE, MARGARET B. PARKER VII-HARRIET L. CONSTANTINE, BESSIE G. CARLETON VIII-SARAH H. BOGART, CORA A. SCOTT Boys I-FRANK M. SURREY II-PAUL B. BIANN III-JACOB THEOBALD, ARTHUR G. LEWIS IVEJOHN M. AVENT, SAMUEL M. LOOK V-BIRL E. SHULTZ, FREDERICK ERNST VIEAUSTIN H. EVANS, FRITZ A. H. LEUCHS VII-CHARLES A. MILLER VIH-FRED C. WHITE SENIOR ADVISER JOSIE A. DAVIS , A WA..i5 f K I' ff, .JM w g. lily Q N "J I ff If 'J MX' NA? H A.-IxIxA'?lf.wF1.,s !X,: A I-I V ,if 50 QUUIIHI HDIHIDIJCHI Ql:lJl1I25f The Ninth Annual Contest in Oratory was held in the Audi- torium of the Morris High School on Friday evening, May 2, 1913. PROGRAM i. Music ...,.,............,.................. ,.......... O rchestra The American Forests-A Warning .....,,.. .,......... L evi Siegel Armed Peace ......................... ....... lN laura C. Conlon A Single Presidential Term of Six Years. . ........ Joseph G. Myeison Our Duty in the Philippines ........... ..... E ugenia A. Domanska Music ........... ................ ,.......,..... O r chest-ra The Value of Organized Labor. . . , .... Minnie Kartusinsky What VVe Owe to the Past .... ,..... .,,. M e rcedes I. Moritz The Recall for New York ............. ,.,... A lfred B. Cornell The Spirit of the Twentieth Century .........,....,,.... Anna Wahrhaftig Music ............................................,....,... Orchestra The gold medal was awarded to Alfred B. Cornell 5 first honor- able mention to Minnie Kartusinsky, second honorable mention to Levi Siegel. The judges were Hon. Thomas J. Higgins, Commissioner of Parks, Borough of the Bronx, Dr. John Dwyer, District Super- intendent of Schools, Mr. Benjamin A. Heydrick, High School of Commerce. alumni GTZUJIJDIQ Debate THE final debate for the Alumni Inter-Society Debating Trophy was held on June 6, 1913, between the Philologian and Goodwin Literary Societies. The Orchestra entertained the audience with music. The subject was, "Resolved: That immigration should be further restricted by a literary test." The decision was in favor of the Goodwin, making this the fifth consecutive time that the Goodwin has won the trophy. Mr. William Jansen, President of the Morris High School Association, presented the trophy to Miss Wahrhaftig, as captain of the Goodwin team. GooDw1NAAjLrmative PHILOLOGIAN-Negative ANNA WAHRHAFTIG GEORGE ROBINSON JOSEPH G. MYERSON DAVID SCHWARTZ MEYER DVORKIN MAURICE Fox The judges were Hon. Frank D. Wilsey, Member of Board of Education, Mr. Gilbert S. Blakely, Head of English Department, Morris High School, Mr. William P. McCarthy, Principal P. S. 42. 51 f X Q I f ,..,. V, ,,i ., li , 1 it it T ii T LITEE RY fWX " f"' ' " f .l A1 A O U 30C1ET155 The Qiinnintnin Literary Suunietp IN the list of the Morris graduation class of June, 1913, may be found the names of no less than seventeen members of this society. To another school organization such a loss would prob- ably have proved fatal, but the Goodwin, with its large member- ship not only lives and thrives, Qan hour spent in Room 204 on Friday afternoon would convince you of that beyond all other testimonyl but presents every indication that it will outstrip its achievements of the past year. And, be it known, that year was THE GOODWIN LITERARY SOCIETY - 52 THE GOODWIN LITERARY SOCIETY in every way phenomenal, both in internal harmony and in inter- society standing. Although we have lost by graduation two of the three debaters who won the Alumni Trophy in the last inter-society debate, a wealth of fine material is being revealed by the frequent debates on topics of general interest, both prepared and impromptu, which are a feature on our programs. Carrying out the plan of previous terms, our program committee has chosen the general topic of Modern Literature for the term's work. This topic is being elaborated at each meeting by essays, debates, and readings, until, at the end of the term, each member who has been present and has taken part in the discussions will have a comprehensive knowledge of the subject. The success of the play entitled HA Masque of Culture," pre- sented by the Goodwin in the auditorium last year, has led us to plan the giving of another play which we hope to present before the school shortly. The officers for the term, Sept. 1913-Feb. 1914, are: President ............,....,,............ J OSEPH G. MYERSON Vice-President .... . . ............ DAVID SCHULTZ Secretary ................... .... E DWARD J. SCHOENBROD Treasurer ..................... ........... S TEPHEN BURKE Chairman, Program Committee ...............,.. Miss SHAFRAN The censors of the club are Mrs. Falk and Miss Muller. The censor for the past year was Mr. Avent. GDB GKb2SpiHt15 The Thespian Dramatic Society, formed last term under the auspices of Mr. Bates, has made great progress, considering the number of pupils interested. The club devotes itself to dramatic study exclusively. The meetings are spent alternately in programs and in dramatizing plays. At present, the play which is being studied is "The Taming of the Shrew," and it affords great pleasure to the mem- bers. ' The officers are :- President .......... ........,.. M ARIE HARRIS Vice-President .... .... E STHER GREENBERGER Secretary ..... ......... R osn ADELSON Censor .... ....... ...... M R . BATES 53 Ghz writers' Qlluh THE Writers' Club is probably the newest word in societies in the school. It fills a long-felt want that hitherto existed among the students of Morris, who confess a literary ambition. At every meeting an original paper is read by one of the members, and criticized from various stand-points,-plot, style, and diction. The work is extremely beneficial as it not only shows the student how to write a better story, but it keeps his ambition to write fresh in his mind all the time. Moreover, the meetings are ex- traordinarily interesting, for a student always likes to hear how i is THE WRITERS, CLUB his fellow student writes, and a writer enjoys nothing' more keenly than having his work judged by his peers 5-if it is good, he likes to hear it complimented, and if bad, he wants to have his defects pointed out. The societyls proceedings are informal, parliamentary procedure being subordinated to literary work. To Miss Normile, the society's censor, are due the members' thanks for time spent and for effort expended in guiding the -criticism of the stories. -Chairman. .... ....,...................... G EORGE RoB1NsoN 54 M mm. Q.-qu-:ang I IIIIOLUGIAN LITERARY SOLILTX lQbfllJl0EfHl1 il.iIBUH1fQ QUUZIQ Ivo-M i 1 . A c " Philologian Literary Society was more active fl- If than ever during the past year. Our annual iii. ,.,gm,. ,iiwlll entertainment, held last June, met with the Vt, 1' ' 1 i' im! i greatest success in its history. Our great in- t ,,' ll, lt crease in membership was due to our splendid ,Q it ,W program as well as to the enthusiasm and good lil ,il i 'UM spirit shown by the members at all of our N K My I lv' meetings. 1 . - 4.1 A ,lf Our meetings were enhvcned by interesting 'luuw X " 4. wird programs, which were drawn up along the fol- W in ll' lowing lines :- 1. An essay on the life of some author or a reading illustrating his work. 2. A short story. 3. A talk on some up-to-date topic. 4. An impromptu discussion or a prepared debate. 55 PHILOLOGIAN LITERARY SOCIETY We offer our heartiest thanks to Mr. Levine, our former censor, for the kind interest which he has taken in our Work, and to Mr. Howell, for offering to be our censor during the present year. The officers for the term ending February, 1914, are as follows: President ................................ GEORGE ROBINSON Vrce-President ........ ................... D AVID SCHWARTZ Secretary ...... ..... H ORAOE L. FRIESS Treasurer .... ......... S YLVIA FLASCH Censor ............ .........,., M R. HOWZELL I EARNEST HERRMANN, Program Committee .... , . . 4 CHARLES S. MIRKIN, L DAVID SCHWARTZ if , if Wmmww' my V 1 AW' eww, Ghz Hgpnrris Debating Society 1- HE Morris Debating Society was organized about six years ago for the purpose of culti- Bl vating the power of literary and debating Work, and of furthering sociability among its mem- bers. It has been very successful in accomplish- ' 'JI ing this purposeg and year after year has it U ' raised its standard of efliciency amongst its members. At each meeting of the society, the members have participated in debates, Open discussions and literary Workg and the society is now planning to look into the subject of the modern drama. ' During the past year, this society has held several social gather- ings. One of the most enjoyable of these was given to the club 56 M!! .3 .,-.. F 3 6 dj s? tif? , .g A f-1-' .,,, 'll-'ri "' :!'i.lIlq ' . ref " 1 v-.ii i -41 , wg In i K M N x':.".i THE MOlil8IS DEBATING SOCIETY members and their friends by Miss Knowlton, the censor. At this gathering a very clever sketch was presented. Although we have carried out our purpose so Well and are increasing our membership very rapidly, we would not have been so successful, had it not been for the untiring interest shown by Miss Knowlton, to whom we extend our appreciation and grat- itude. OFFICERS, SEPTEMBER, 1913-JANUARY, 1914: President ........ ............ L AWVRENCE FERTIG Vice-President .... .,... R osEMARrE SXVENTZEL Treasurer ...... ........ C AROLINE COHN Secretary ......................... , ......... GOLDIE RAPPORT 7' THE Momus DEHATING SOCIETY 57 ICS LUB5' Ghz Qfrirls' Qlinifs Qlluh THE diflieulties against which every young society has to con- tend, have been successfully overcome by the 'K Girls' Civics Club." For this, We are indebted to Miss Bridgman, who has unselfishly devoted her time and energy to promote our Welfare. VVe Wish to thank Miss Bourne, also, for her interest and valuable sug- gestions. The Work of the HC.irls7 Civics Club" for the past year has comprised a study of social and economic problems, and especially food, factory and prison conditions. VVith this purpose in vievv, We visited the Nathan Strauss Laboratories, and collected maga- zines fer the inmates of prisons. Furthermore, We took trips to points of interest in lower New York, including City Hall, Fraunees' Tavern, St. Paul's Chapel, and Trinity Church. Our meetings are held on the second and fourth Thursdays of each month, in Room 106. We grasp this opportunity to extend an open invitation to all girls interested. OFFICERS President. . . .... ........... . . .SOPHIA ANseN Vice-President ...... ........ P HYLLIS LEON Secretary-Treasurer. . . ......... HELEN MCDERMOT1' f .... .... L ILLIAN SHERMAN, Chairman Program Commvltteel .... ., ................ IDA WAGNER L .... ................. A DELINE LEVY 58 THE GIRLS, CIVICS CLUB GDB 91BlJrti5 CEi1Jit5 Qllllh 'THE Morris Civics Club opened its fall term under a great handicapfthe loss of the services of its esteemed censor, Miss Bourne, who was called away by other activities. Things began to hum early, however, and the club has built up as strong an organization as it had during any previous term. The programs this term have been well prepared and delivered, some of the topics debated being t'Governor Sulzerls Impeachment Trial," the "Mexican Situation" and the "Municipal Campaign," As usual the Civics Club's straw vote was a success, about fifteen hundred registering and twelve hundred voting. 59 THE MORRIS CIVICS CLUB The trips and excursions planned for the future should prove an attraction to any student who Wishes to join. OFFICERS President ...,.. .,.............. J OSEPH G. MYERSON Vice-President .... ...... H ORACE BANKER Secretary ..... .... H OWARD D. PFLOMM Treasurer .... .... W HITMAN HOPTON THE MORRIS crvrcs CLUB 60 ti V261 MSSQL xg :fer -6 ' NE of the most important topics in the educators, J g world nowadays is that of Hvocational guidance." S It is being generally conceded that not enough I attention has been given in the past, during the P W!! period of elementary and secondary school life, L to the questions,-'4What shall I do when I f ' leave school?',-and, 'tHow shall I prepare for ,J my life work? Am I doing anything toward that f ,E , end, now?" Q But though most educators are united on the 3 efi'5 importance of "vocational guidance," they are - - divided as to the method to be employed. Some maintain that educators can advise, almost choose for a pupil the work he will be best suited to perform in the world, others state that the wiser way is to widen the pupils, knowledge and deepen his interest so that he may be enabled to make his own choice. To this latter class the faculty of Morris belong. It has been their aim, first, to encourage the pupils, whatever is to be their future life work, to seek as much general education as possible that being a necessary foundation for success in any field, and second, to collect and place at the pupils' disposal as many sources of information about vocations as possible. ' Consequently, a "vocational guidanceu committee among the pupils, was formed last term by Miss Knox. With her aid and Miss Hathaway's kind supervision, the Misses Sadie Perlberg, Carolyn Parker, Sylvia F lasch and Caroline Cohen-the members of the committee-succeeded in making a classified catalogue of the pamphlets and books on vocations, which are in the school library. They also gathered and mounted many newspaper clippings relating to various occupations. This term the com- mittee is continuing and enlarging the work already begun and it is their hope that their effort will help students who have here- tofore given little thought to their future, to learn more about the worldts work and perhaps even choose vocations for which they are best fitted. 61 of' Moms if NCE CLUB pp LAST June, in the ninth year of its existence, the membership of the Morris Science Club was considerably reduced on account of the graduation of most of its members. But this was no cause for its breaking up, and the beginning of the fall term saw us with over twenty enthusiastic fcllovxs at our first regular meeting. Our membership is steadily and speedily increasing. It cannot be denied that there are plenty of boys in this school who are interested in modern science. Such boys are urged to THE MORRIS SCIENCE CLUB 62 MORRIS SCIENCE CLUB join. In our activities we do not limit ourselves to any one par- ticular science, for in our discussions we treat of chemistry, biology, physics, electricity, mathematics, physiography and astronomy. The only requirement of a new member is that he should be really interested in some particular science, about which he will give us "a talk" at one of the meetings. Our meetings are held every other Tuesday, in Room 114, at a quarter to three, and are very interesting and instructive. Beside the lectures and discussions at our regular meetings, there is another important feature of the club. Whenever pos- sible, we visit factories and commercial houses, where we gain an insight into the manufacturing processes of to-day. These visits are also very instructive and entertaining. Our object is to realize our motto, that f'Science is the Law of the Universe." All boys who desire to learn, in an interesting manner, of the relation of modern science to our daily welfare, are welcome to this club. The oflicers for the year 1913-1914 are as follows :- President ..........,....................... WILLIAM SCHAAF Vice-President .... . . .GEORGE FALKENBURG Secretary ..,.... ..... W HITMAN HOPTON Censor .... . . .DR. M. D. SOHON Ghz Plant ann fflutner Qlummittee THE girls of the Plant and Flower Committee have tried to give pleasure to the teachers, friends and students of the Morris High School by decorating the assembly, library and onfices, with plants and flowers on various occasions. Censor ......... , ......,........ ............ M ISS HIXON Chairman ..............,... , ......... LILA VAN DER SM1ssEN Members: Matilda Brown, Elsie Hoerig, Cecilia Ginsberg, Alberta Knapp, Hattie Ginsberg, Ida Neale, Helen Hallock, Helen Reilly, Maude Hill, Margaret Reinke. 63 VV SINCE wi l I l ' ' X ' ff l 'f A' .-: K . CD2 1301112 QElZD11U111ilZ5 Qlluh THE Home Economies Club was organized by Miss Story three years ago in order to lend a more social side to the Domestic Science course. From the beginning it was very popular with the girls, and it met with great success. In addition to giving pleasant entertainment to its members, the club strives to pro- mote an interest in and a knowledge of all things pertaining to the home. Our Hallowe'en party was most enjoyable and our November dance was quite as successful. The club is always glad to welcome new members. All girls that have successfully completed the first term of Domestic Science and all members of the senior Domestic Science class are eligible to membership. THE HOME ECONOMICS CLUB 64 .l lllulwlll YW W Za W X f ff f T lull 1 1 .Qf 7 3 if X 1 li. 1 X fha, wwfvzfff'f'sm:sef'aeea:emeaes-an ' ?!:g-aj!!!-55255 'ifilasziialszmszs :1r.s,1'i' :::fl'-:Hww!'mm'f:ngms:s.uead:' vvzzlvfri'vfzgrf'g.g,!4gg:,5!:.,.i,q,, fffrzafffugffizzsilalmigggg ggnijglgv ,f:1ssssi:::5gg5gi:e.. , fwm'm-...'::'f ' ""l "1 . 'Y L-3"'v .' riiit V. "1. ' ' V r 'lim 'R' WW l NJNDSLEY THE erably Squad ments, best pi Mem Assista Riccio Peabod Work of the Morris Printing Squad has increased consid- since the installation of the new press and motor. The now prints club posters, baseball and football announce- together with many slips and forms for the oHiCes. Their ece of work is the set of Rapid Dismissal signs. bers: Julian A. Sohon, Managerg Whitman W. Hopton, nt Managerg Abraham Wincorg Joseph Sherryg Peter 3 John lWesropg Theodore Tottisg George Falkenburgg Mr. y, Teacher in Charge. GNN 65 .J THE PRINTING SQUAD Ghz morris Binlngp Qlluh OUR Alma Mater has now a new and Hourishing organization to offer her sons and daughters. This is the Morris Biology Club, a society formed to promote an interest in biology as applied to civic and domestic hygiene. We shall study such topics as the fly and mosquito pests and do our best to aid in their extermina- tion. We shall include the subject of pure foods and how most benefit may be gained by their proper separation. The Biology Department has most generously granted us the use of the Vivarium for our exhibits. There you may see the fruits of our research and experiment. The club meets on the Hrst and third Wednesdays of each month at 2:45 in Room 314. We are eager to Welcome, as mem- bers, students from Grades III to VIII who have successfully 66 THE MORRIS BIOLOGY CLUB passed one year of biology. Come and get acquainted. It is Worth your While. We Wish to say, here, our heartiest "Thank-you-S" for the aid and encouragement We have received from our Principal, our Biology Department, and from our censors, Miss Vanderbilt, Mr. Mann and Miss Kroeber. Officers for term, September, 1913-February, 1914: President ..............,................ CHARLES S. MIRKIN Vice-President .... ........., B ELLE SHERMAN Secretary. ..... .... F REDRIKA W. HERTEL Treasurer. . . ..,...... ALICE SIROTA Librarian ..... .......... H ARRY LEIN Lay Member .... . . .ABRAHAM VVEINSTEIN THE MORRIS BIOLOGY CLUB 67 . 6 FQ '- A 4 A r it 1 J , -, ' V ,QD f , A 9 9 Q wSt!:,f" 7 r X v , D , I 1, . xg., x .ii iz Q G - l.-v e fi? 0 e FQ ' 'm.'.:l, ' ' '9 Q it D - " ' 'l l- ll fi 5 U ,I - . mia :1-V, v 'rw lv F A A f-ff v YM ll sk " 59 l lllulll -'Ns' ' AX Vw yi , ' G - ,-"QU U' W. .. fi' il, J, 'T - , .nr .yi ,fff ' . i 411' ec' sZ'V,.y ly l "W lyffl J: Tlllh' ilfil filwf' if A ? s . ?Q,,l.r ' i I QL? ' f ff? . as Y - Q-yn C WEP- if 2,35 Nell. ,lH,g1'f- - -. . - - Y -AV.. r E . HE Araehne Club has made great progress dur- . ff' in ' the third 'ear of its history in the Morris 5' "IV l' ga N " . . . if High behool. At the annual exhibition, inany L ' beautiful and useful articles niade by its mein- ' vyl I I bers were displayed. ' " ' The June outing of the Arachne was held on .,aW,,,,, the Palisades, and a delightful day was enjoyed 2 by all. Although the society lost several by ff' graduation in June, new students have oined 4 and the ineinbership has greatly increased. Q The club expresses its thanks to the foriner Q 1 censor, Miss Konerinan, and to the present eensor, Bliss lliller, for their interest and cooperation. OFFICERS Se fteniber 1913-February 1914. 1' U 7 lJ7'6SI.flCIl'f ....., ....... I DA LIPNITZ V1'ce-IJ1'e.s1'rle1z,t, . . Scc1'eZf1.7'y ..... T rezzsmer .... D1'rcfClres.s . . . . . .EMMA BIORRISON , . . .ANNA CoHEN . . .ANNA RUDNICK . .ANNA DE SANTIS GS THE ARACHNE CLUB THE MORRIS DEUTSCHER V1-:REIN 69 T616 067656685 c.z.,,.,,5 LHKGJQ 063966 CQUGS s-gnu Amy, Ghz Egurris Deutsnzber mtein NOTHER glorious year of success has been an- D "QS nexed to the career of the Morris Deutscher I 5 Verein, For this, we are especially indebted to I W-fix I Miss Franke, who has constantly exerted her ll energy in behalf of our welfare. girillt, The Deutscher Verein's work for the past U llll Wil 1 li lull I ' ' 'M I , year has included a study of the customs, his- "M" ' tory, literature and heroes of the "Vaterland." Many a time and oft have we made Room 218 resound with German song and story. Needless to mention we transact our meetings in German and our ideal has been to keep the language, Hgesondert, ungemischt und nur sich selber gleichf' Although not entirely realizing this ideal, we have undoubtedly attained greater fluency and power in wielding this, our "step-mother" tongue. Among the results of the intiative displayed by the f'Verein" was the play, "Einer Muss Heiratenf' held in the library, followed by a "Kaffe-Klatschf' These were two shining examples of German histrionic and culinary ability. At our meetings last term, we read the comedy: "Kopniekerstrasse 120." Various lectures, illustrated with stereopticon views were delivered by Wadepuhl. Our memorable trip up the American f'Rhein," and our subsequent invasion of West Point, was the grand finale of the school year. The "Verein" has equally alluring plans for the future. We meet on the second and fourth Tuesdays of every month. All 70 THE MORRIS DEUTSCHER VEREIN students who have satisfactorily completed four terms of German, or who are otherwise well-versed in the language, are eligible for membership. OFFICERS President .....,.. ............ .,.. P E TER MATTLI Vice-President. . . ..... EDNA MEANY Secretary ............. ....., S OPHIA AMsoN Treasurer .......... ..................... H ENRIETTA STRONG Program Committee'-DAVID SCHULTZ, Chairmang LILLIAN SHERMAN, ROSE FELDMAN. Y THE AERO CLUB 71 , -- 5, H. 4 l' 5 ' .life s it BIZ U .fy I , , ,f A W, c I it Q ut s"Jmg " ' , If li D jMr,5:"K" 'LL-2,3252 If ANOTHER year finds the Morris Aero Club still actively en- gaged in pursuing the knowledge and science of aviation. This organization was founded April, 1912, by Mr. Schaum- loeffel and it is, in most part, due to his excellent censorship and valuable advice that the club is so prosperous. The Aero Club meets every Wednesday in Room 214. Interesting talks by masters of aviation and members of the club enliven these meet- ings. In June, 1913, occurred the second annual exhibit, which was enthusiastically attended by both the students and the faculty. There were about thirty models on exhibition,-a striking contrast to the four which made up our first exhibition. Many embryo aviators brought their various models to compete for the silver and bronze medals awarded by the club. Mr. Pyle acted as chief judge, and in that capacity awarded the much coveted prizes to Walter F. Brady, 221 pointsg Carlton F. Bogart, 215 points. Mr. Pyle was assisted by Mr. Denbigh, Mr. Shultz, Mr. Skeele and Dr. Sohon. In the coming year, it is the ambition of the club to construct models of man-carrying machines instead of racers. OFFICERS President .......,.................... ..... W ALTER BRADY Vice-President ..........,........... ..... C ARLTON BOGART Secretary and Treasurer. . . . . . .... FRANCIS DE PASQUA Historian ............. ....... . . .WALTER ABRAHAMS 72 fb fe W, , lr, , D T w ' ,N :V Q K yg., ,wal 9 ,Q P xg ' 5 nge T 'f, f . T. f r' l , U ,, .4,.,... x A g,,,x.,l, X i T' i rrr T . H-ieazaeeie l l . 5 f,f, X-,., WW' ,. 'faf' QR ' f' ' f 1,4 h ff sa Glbe Sketch Qllluh HE Hlnquisitive One," entering the Morris High School on any VVednesday afternoon of M " A V last term, if he happened to pass room 409, L i'i'i M would have seen a group of students-drawing- ,, X T board on knee-sketching from a trying-to- look-unconcerned 'tmodelf' If the said UID." ,W C,..Q. . becoming still more interested, would have inquired, in the manner of his kind, he Would have learned from our affable censor that it was the Life Class or Cas it is now knownj the Sketch Club, at one of its Weekly meetings. He would also have learned that it is an organization formed for the purpose of giving those desirous of drawing from life a chance to do s'o. If he were shown our sketches, no doubt, he would have commented most favorably upon the remarkable progress We have made. And then, We hope, the HI. O." would have departed satisfied. This term We moved from room 409 to room 209, also changing our meetings from VVednesdays to Tuesdays. The Work this term has, if possible, been more interesting and beneficial than that of last term. This opportunity is taken to thank all those students Who gave their time in posing and thus helped greatly 73 r THE SKETCH CLUB toward our success. An opportunity is also taken to publicly thank our censor, Miss Spencer, Whose ready and valuable as- sistance Went a great way in furthering our progress. OFFICERS Feb. 12-June '13 President .... . . . .... JOSEPH SCHULTZ Secretary .... . ..... R. PETERSON Sept. '13-Jan. '14 President .... . ................ J osEPH SCHULTZ Secretary. . . ..... HYMAN ZOLOTKOPF THE SKETCH CLUB 74 FX TDDN Ku: IT is impossible, say We, to keep artistic talent from congre- gating. How do We know this? Anyone who happens into Room 409 on a Wednesday after- noon, will see the source of our information. There, each one in pursuance of his own particular inspiration, sit the embryonic artists of Morris, banded together under the name 'LKartoonist Klub," with Harry Kabakow as president. THE KARTOON KLUB 75 If 1 1 1 w1w!.! iftlgpfiiugyfiili,,.S,,:Mw,i,,+F,,.t,,,m5,g,w.W,rMy-N:1,,,i.!A w - W I 1 'll wi l , . ill l ,ii W, l1tltli:'wl'.lll lll i, i l".ll'1lIl ily lf' .ai v, lt ' N ,l,lll?lili,'lll11l',ill ll' lla il 1l.fl.liUyflW . ,1"l 2?'3'T.lt ' N. ' T ll hu cg' "W 11 15 , W5 if 'li ' 1' ,. ""ff , - ' , Nl, ww , .f,.,,li.wut,, fly 1 Nl'-l W f f 'K rn' l l ill if Q . -if i ilm fiz- !'7l'l,'j ffl. 1. , l ,. . V r , ,. . Q W flu., W5 N -,i- , ffff, .. f, -. .l ..,,, Y, ,aE,-.tf LJ vm, 11 l f . . . F li' ' ff' ' 1-:Qi f fl "'5f15fWf ' 1"If'l".ff' 5, F' " " f lllllli ffff- rev 'lf ft .l ,i,4g,al P7f'g,g' Qi.: " .:Lgl.5'ffetYff.' ft 1 YQ? like m,,,- v. ss ., ,. 4, l f i 34 .. lllwfrlv Mila-ii.-fl if -fi l" fffifij .5 '6v,'4i' ,' FQ. "cr: "l1!l?'K"W.:F" .fl'g ' .l yyg, gb, ,w ie H . r l' Egg,.b ,r5 l v 1- 'Li - dirlrxgiiffnffit Glibe Ebrcbestra HIS year's orchestra shows new faces, but many of the familiar ones are gone. Most of the new members have had previous experience in the orchestras of the public schools from which they came. VVhile violins predominate, We are for- tunate in having as new additions, a clarinet and horn, as Well as retaining the two cornets and the drummers, who do so much to add rhythm and variety to the stringed instruments. Besides playing for the weekly assemblies, the orchestra is always ready to assist at the meetings of the various societies, and the debates and reunions that add a social side to the school activities. A feature of the last concert Was thc Schumann piano eoneerto played by Albert Parra, who was admirably supported by the orchestra in the difficult accompaniment. lL.Al P f ' 0 ' if-N is Y f 2 iw ' 1 ,z 171' ' of ' ' meagre 5' .J JW: . -WJ- 76 1 n THE MORRIS ORCHESTRA dtbe Qpnrris Qfilee Qlluh The Morris Glee Club of 1913 showed its ability in dramatic as well as musical fields by producing an operetta with the June concert, something never ventured hitherto. ln the first part of the evening, the following numbers were rendcred:4 Land of Greatness from f'Lucial'. .,............... DONIZETT1 The Lord is my Shepherd ............................. TRACY Light Divine ..........,,.....................,.. RTASCAGNI Part II consisted of an operetta in two acts, entitled, "A New Year's Receptionf, This operetta was repeated twice at benefit performances. The sprightly music and witty dialogue were so well received by the large audiences, that the performers were more than repaid for their efforts. The present Morris Glee Club is the result of combining the former Boys, and Girls, Glee Clubs, and boasts a larger member- ship than any other club in Morris. All are deeply grateful to the director, Mr. Tracy, for the time and labor so cheerfully given in their behalf. OFFICERS President .... HARRY SHi1+'1+'MAN Secretary . .NTAURA C. CONLON Vice-Pres. . .lhlARGARET GUERIN Teasurcr .... l7ARoLINE COHEN I I THE MORRIS GLEE CLUB i i H e K ,,' :,, 4. x A :ga ' li' lilliu'gillllllillllll'alin l M ' lllgfix Q ,Y ,ff ,I'Q, Q 51 ,Q K? 15.5 ,Q ,wx ,.- pp I M ,- c is W 'ooRqnna'mPosaun-ns. THE Morris Agricultural Club Was organized June, 1913, to further the interest of our students in agriculture. While our membership is small, the enthusiasm shown predicts success for the organization. At the meetings which occur every Tuesday in Room 206 interesting and enlivening programs are always presented. All boys who are interested may become members of this club. The members take this opportunity to thank Miss Joslin, the censor, for the efforts she has made in its behalf, and also Miss Hazen, who has consented to assist the club. THE MORRIS AGxm:I71.TIfnAL CLFB 79 AGRICULTURAL CL UB OFFICERS President .......... ................. N ATHAN T. BORROK Vice-President ....... . . .... HERBERT K. GROSSMAN Secretary-Treasurer .......... ....... G ORDON GANUN Chairman Program Committee. . . .... MoRR1s SCHIER tithe 9-gpnrris 2-Itbletin association -is HE Morris Athletic Association has concluded fj - -QQ another very successful year. The member- xf 72. 9, ship, which was increased last year, held its "Y Lp.-fa?" own again this year and the sale of tickets G ' 2' ' rp W amounted to over six hundred. All the teams of Morris upheld their good reputations, the relay team especially. Moreover it was the first year a relay team had been organized in the school. Never- theless it captured the championship of the city, and tied the record. The gun team once more Won many medals and cups Which is nothing unusual for them to do. The football team fared quite Well, but lost a close game With Commerce by the score 7-0 at the Polo Grounds. The Executive Committee wishes to thank the teachers of the Advisory Board of the Athletic Association and the pupils for helping and booming athletics in the Morris High School. OFFICERS President ....... ........... .... H E NRY HUGGBINVIG Vice-President .... ...... H YMAN GRILL Secretary ....... .... T HOMAS MANLY Treasurer ......... .... N VILLIAM ERWIG Historian ........ .... .... .... C H A RLES KRAFT Senior Representative. . . .............. IRVING GRAEB Junior Representative .... .... B TATTHEVV ROSENBERGER 80 K I , .. v ffx ' - I V Q fff kf, A H , AQ 4 4 .f ' " 7 L UH ONE of the most successful Indoor Meets ever conducted by the Morris High School Athletic Association was l1eld on the evening of March 8, 1913 at the Sth Regiment Armory, 95th St. and Park Ave. There were 350 entries and about 2,000 spectators present. But in spite of the large number of entries, the games were run off without any delay. The excellent management was the result of the good work of the Indoor Meet Committee, Paul Keough, chairman, under the direction of Mr. Skeele and Mr. Lipshitz. It would be difhcult to say which was the most in- teresting number on the programme, as nearly all the events were closely contested. The special feature of thc evening was the Inter-Collegiate One Mile Relay Race which was Won by Ford- ham University, the captain of which team being Ecliffe, a former Morris boy. Another interesting race was the Freshman Inter- class Relay, there being eighteen teams in this event. Some excellent time was made in several of the events and spec- ial mention should be made of the splendid work of Keough in the mile run and Callahan in the High Jump. Following are the summaries: 00-yd. Senior Handicap Run-Graf C4 feetj, Bonaparte Cscratehj, Mil- bauer C10 feetj. Time, 6 4-5 sec. H0-yd Junior Dash-liasken C15 feetj, Leipsig C10 feetj. Time, 6 4-5 seconds. Sub-Junior High Jump-Seidel, Leipsehitz, Epstein. Freslnnan Relayallvon by Class 1-23, second, Class 2-1, third, Class 1-5. G0-yd. Ilurclle-Saltaformaggio C18feetj, Bonaparte C3 feetj, Hank Cscratchj. Time, T 4-5 see. Mile Run-lieeugh CscratchD, Dale Cseratchb, Horowitz C80 yardsj. Time, 4 min., 50 sec. 220-yd. Junior Run--Lange C10 yardsj, Kaufman C12 yardsj, Fugas C9 yardsj. Time, 26 4-5 see. 220-yd. Senior Run-Iiosenberger C8 yardsj, Straehan Cscratchj, Cleveland C12 yardsj. Time, 25 2-5 sec. S80-yd. RunfZohn C70 yardsD, Miller Cscratchb, Moran C80 yardsl. Time, 2 min., 13 2-5 sec. 81 THE INDOOR MEET 440-yd. Run-Strachan Cscratchj, liodenstein C6 yardsb. Time, 58 2-5 see. Putting Shot-Huggenwig C36 ft. 4 in.j, Callahan C35 ft. 1 in.j, Scott, C35 ft. 2M in.j, Callahan was second by Handicap of 3 feet, 220-yd. CEX-Mernbersj-Reubert C16 yds.D, Moritz C17 yds.D, McDermott C13 yds.D. Time, 23 3-5 sec. - Senior High Jump-Callahan C5 ft. 1 in.D, Wilson, Daly, Intercollegiate One Mile Relay-Fordham University Cscratchj, New York University C10 yds.D, Manhattan College C25 ydsj, St.John's College C20 ydsj Time, 3 min., 37 2-5 sec. Inter-Year Relay CHalf-Milej-Seniors C35 yds.j, Juniors C30 yds.D, Sopho- mores Cscratchj. Time, 1 min., 42 3-5 see. .,-K I lil. i t JN 9ji5lZ2llHl1BUlI5 QLUILIIIII1 Losfr-Fifty' per cent on last Latin test. Finder please return to owner. No questions asked. Liberal reward given. WANTED-T he bean plant in the Biology room to hurry and grow up WANTED-The Gate to Caesar to close. WANTED-A good supply of brains furnished with some Alge- braic knowledge. WANTED-That Caesar's War with Gaul to cease. FOUND--On Wednesday, November 5, 1913, that the Morris High School choice for mayor was elected in New York City. 82 . 'aw W l if al . ' ,, 1, Hag , fy l-'li , YM- ,V i ffl il 'ji if lr f W 'X K g.7::aE11iauL1V1. THE Rifle Teams of 1912-13 have, as usual, been very success- ful. Of the fifteen trophies presented for competition, Morris won eight. In the Whitney Round-Robin Sub-Target Tournament, in which thirteen schools participated, our first team took second place, being beaten by Bryant. The second team defeated every team against which it shot, thereby winning the P. S. A. L. Sub-Target Second Team championship of Greater New York. The biggest invitation shoot since the inauguration of rifle practice in the High Schools was held at the 71st Regiment Armory under the auspices of the Morris High School Rifle Club. The individual prizes that were offered for competition were valued at over flB100.00. Among the prizes were rifles, pocket-knives, hunting-knives, ammunition and innumerable other requisites for the boy interested in rifle work. Success in the management of such an event consists in hours of hard labor, Mr. Mann's services were indispensable and the team wishes to take this op- portunity of expressing its appreciation. We won the Dicges Plaque for second teams, the Invitation Trophy, and took second place in the Du Pont Rifle Club Match and the New York Evening World Match. In the individual events Levenson won first place in Class B and Clark won first place in Class C. At the Sportsman's Show held from February 27 to March 5, 1913, Morris made a clean sweep of the team events winning the five trophies offered for competition to the High Schools of Greater New York. The matches were shot with the 22 calibre rifle at a distance of 50 ft. in the prone and standing positions at a bull's eye VZ inch in diameter. Thirty five thousand rounds of ammunition were used in the tournament. The Standard Bearer 83 THE RIFLE TEAM Match was won by a score of 1,412 to Clinton's 1,392. In all the matches Clinton was our only serious rival. The New York State Championship match, the oflicial Indoor Rifle Champion- ship team event, was won by a wide margin. The team members received their "Mls.l' The Peter's Match was won by a score of 933, beating last year's record by 21 points. Our next victory was in the Winchester Cup Match. In the Du Pont Match our first team took second place, playing "second fiddle" to our own second team, which won the match by a margin of 7 points and beat last year's record by 12 points. In the individual matches we won two first places and three second places. Pickett won the Win- chester Match, and Kerr won the Remington Match. In the N. R. A. Interleague series of matches, open to the United States, we took third place. These matches were held weekly and lasted about three months. The next match, the Astor Cup Match, was for the United States Championship. We took sixth place with a score of 946. Through the efforts of thc members of the Rifle Club we were again victorious in the competition for the Wingate Cup, open to all schools in Greater New York. We had 44 sharpshooters and 103 marksmcn. Great eagerness was displayed on the part of the Rifle Club members to compete for the N. R. A. silver and bronze watch fob medals for indoor sharpshooters and marksmcn. THE RIFLE TEAM 84 THE RIFLE TEAM The following won medals: Sharpshooters: Mr. Mann, Starke, Reppert. Marksmen: Braunstein, Kerr, Dugan, Hoffman, Condon. Although we Lost several of our team members by graduation in June, 1913, we still had a team the following September that was capable of maintaining the Morris Standard. The first big event of the new school year was the second outdoor military shoot, held at Peekskill, where the New York State Rifle range is situated. Carfare and lunch were given by the P. S. A. L. There were three team matches. The Du Pont Match Cfirst place for first teamsjg The Remington Match, Cfirst place for second teamsj, and the Simon Uhlman Match Csecond place for first teamsj. The matches were shot at 200 and 500 yard distances. Our first team took third place and our second team took fifth place. We won six Outdoor Junior Marksmen medals. In the individual events Morris showed up very well. Condon won the outdoor championship with a score of 23 out of a possible 25 at 200 yards in the prone position. He thereby won a gold medal. Cf the other nine individual prizes offered, we took three :-Daly, 4th place 5 Reppert, 8th place, Coffey, 9th place. The teams of 191344 are grateful to the oflicials of the Second Battery for permitting them to use the Armory. Our victories are not won solely by the team, for we are greatly indebted to Mr. Mann, our coach. It has been through his efforts, perseverance and splendid coaching that we have been victorious, and that the Morris RiHe teams have become so well organized. The boys cannot thank him sufficiently for his co- operation in the rifle work and it is with much regret that we are brought to realize that he is not able to give us his help any further. To Mr. Theobald, our new coach, we extend our hcartiest welcome. We will give him our most earnest support and we wish him success. RIFLV A TY "' 85 9 l if eine Eyurris Iliifle Quan .V THE season of 1912-13 proved to be a very successful one in rifle shooting at Morris. Through the increasing efforts of the members of The Morris Rifle Club, the interest in rifle shooting has been maintained at a high pitch throughout the year. The results of the efforts are shown by the large increase in the num- ber of marksman and sharpshooter medals, won by Morris boys, and the success of our rifle teams. Several of our members have left the Club and entered institutions of advanced education, where they have already proven their ability of successfully arousing interest in rifle shooting. During the past year the club held several open meetings at which different experts ad- dressed the members on some phase of rifle shooting. At one meeting the club was very fortunate in having Col. Tewes, a member of different United States rifle teams, emphasize the necessity of personal training and incessant rifle practice for all who hope to become experts. On February 7, 1913, the 'fWorld" Invitation Shoot was held and the DeWitt Clinton Rifle Club won the City Championship, Morris finishing second. The greatest victory of the year was won at the Sportsman's Show when the Morris Rifle team captured six firsts out of six team events. At this time all members of the Club qualified, for the Junior Marksman medal, thus showing the result of our systematic and individual practice. During June, 1913 the Club held its sixth annual handicap sub-target shoot. All members of the Club participated and the competition was keen. The silver medal for first place was won by Rescorl and Coffey received the second prize, a bronze medal. On the evening of June 23, 1913, the Morris Rifle Club held its first annual dance at the Burland Casino for present and alumni members, Dance orders were printed by the Morris Printing Squad and music was furnished by an orchestra. Dancing was enjoyed by all, including a number of the faculty. The affair proved a great success socially and all are looking forward with great pleasure to a dance in June, 1914. As one reviews the work of the Club for the past five years, one cannot overlook the uniformly superb results obtained by the 86 v THE MORRIS RIFLE CLUB Club, not only in winning medals and championships, but also in maintaining an enthusiastic interest in this work throughout the school. Such phenomenal results can only be obtained by unceasing efforts and hours of well directed labor. We are in- debted to Mr. Paul B. Mann, the organizer of the Club, who for the past five years has been contributing physical as well as mental energy that Morris might maintain high standards in all rifle work. The Club takes this opportunity of expressing it's appreciation and thanks for the invaluable services rendered the Club by Mr. Mann. Mr. Mann felt it necessary to resign in September 1913 as active coach of the riHe teams and as Club adviser. Mr. Theo- bald has the earnest support of the Club in his new undertaking. OFFICERS, SEPTEMBER, 1913-FEBRUARY, 1914 President .... .,.... R ALPH PICKETT Secretary .... .... G IRARD HAMMOND Treasurer ..,, ..... E DWARD GE1sLER is ' y 1 emglipgoy, 1 5 M 'mi-1 Moimis RIFLE cue 87 X X t. f 'D if c QQM1-, YA- 3? - if W Q E 'ft : ip""P'-"'---- "vv 1-vo'm'u1v'uvuw---fir? KJD 8 Kfywffdffe s 1 2 '::' ff'!7'f7ff6 I wwfwwwdf . J fffff yr. ., ,sw- mvbwjffff' M ef -1 42 ,.f "" - 5 asa , V T the close of the season of 1912, the prospects taxi for a championship tennis team in 1913 were very encouraging. Three members of the team iff , , ' were to be in school the next spring. But we were doomed to disappointment. When the ihgm k M reports came out, it was found that Harold j'i.aMg.1tfI1,ith-.:,,, ..t1fiil'i"y,lSg Cohen, who was a member of the team for two years, and who had never suffered defeat, was ineligible. Wigdor and Algase, however, made up the double team. A single man of Cohen's calibre was required, as the double team was intact throughout the season. Nevertheless, three single men were whipped into shape, and our hopes were slightly raised. Our first match was with Townsend Harris. The situation became more encouraging after that match, as we defeated them 4-1. But the next week things were reversed. Curtis beat us by the score of 3-2, the double team only succeeding in winning. This match showed the need of an experienced single man. So the season passed on, with our team scoring only one more victory, that over Commerce, score of 3-2. We were then defeated by Stuyvesant and Clinton. The feature of the season's work was the brilliant playing of Wigdor and Algase. Comment can also be made upon the steady playing of Fertig. This fall, a novel tournament was held to de- cide the championship of the school in both doubles and singles. It was one of the largest tournaments held in the school, there being forty-one contestants. The results of the tournament were, that H. Cohen was victorious in the singles and H. Cohen and A. Algase in the doubles. We hope that with three veterans, and such material as was produced in the tournament, we shall, 88 TENNIS THE MORRIS TENNIS TEAINI in 1914, be able to put forth a team in the field that Will win the Championship of Greater New York, as Morris has done three times. VVe Wish to thank Mr. Peterson, Mr. Pyne, and other members of the faeulty, who assisted in the forming of the team. The members of the team were as follows: W. Falk, J. Levine, J. Grubman, Sub., M. VVigdor, Capt., L. Fertig, H. Starkman, J. Folkoff, Sub., A. Algase, Mgr. The eleetions for 1914 were as follows: A. Algase, Capt., L. Fertig, Mgr. . R . 89 r- X . E .Q . T - Hr Q X ii i MTL NN fs fss A lA '. 1 1 .gif 1 l rw?-'M-ffff ",1 ff f y! .lg .wifi fe- 'ffm if .. Ji I mlm I1 . 1 , ,111 up S . qi Q: 1 f 1 if f 1.1111 1 -: H . I- V 1 '.'v 14 1 ::.s?!.3eEz" , -ii 1 1 7 i 445' -LJ 5' i R. SKEELES efforts to have as many of the boys as possible participate in basketball, were Nei P fully appreciated, when the mtersectional basket- ,S1 , mth" Yiw iiy ball tournament was introduced, or about XX thirty teams entered in competition. Each section had a round robin tournament. The N I",--Q winners of each section then engaged in an elimination contest. The quintet of 7-S con- sisting of Cinader, Schultz, Pietri, Ginsburg and Smith, displayed splendid team work, and by consistent playing in passing and shooting carrie out the victors. The class of 4-1 was a good second. Their courage and fighting spirit were the chief factors of their success. Miss Bournels aggregation finally subdued Miss Baer's representatives, in a well played and hard fought game by the score of 17 to 11. gf These inter-section contests gave a splendid opportunity to obtain material for the inter-year teams. Candidates for each team came out in such large numbers that it was very difficult to select the first squads. In consequence of such good material the quartet of teams exhibited clean, fast and aggressive basket- ball. The Seniors started right out and defeated the fast Sopho- more five in one of the most exciting and thrilling contests ever held on a Morris court. The final score was 14 to 13. The result of the game was undecided from the moment the whistle blew for the start of play to just before the close. The Sophomores were again unfortunate, for the Juniors took them into camp by the 90 BASKETBALL close score of 23 to 22. Both teams were evenly matched and the score itself indicates what a wonderful game was played. The Juniors and Seniors were now left to play for the champion- ship and it was a very dillicult problem to pick the winner. The students turned out in large numbers to see this contest and much enthusiasm was shown. In the first period of play the Seniors were leading by the score of 8 to 6. But in the second period the Juniors took a brace, and by a flash of lightning play overcame the Seniors by the score of 19 to 13. Capt. Erwig, Andes, Grill, Paltsitz, Manly, Brown and Norman, members of the champion- ship Junior squad each received a silver medal awarded by the Morris Athletic Association. The Freshman, although they were given a handicap of ten points, were powerless against their older and heavier rivals. Mr. Skeele will continue his crusade on 10012, participation in basketball, by trying to arrange for a series ,of inter-team games in addition to inter-section and inter- year. dtbe Lust fllibnugbt SEATED onc day in my study PQI was working hard for some verse To put into this Annual In diction pure and terse. I knew not what I was thinking, Or what passed thru my brain But I hit upon some brilliant thought That made me forget my pain. It overcame strife and sorrow Just that one peerless line, It blotted out the sadness Of the days of 'tAuld Lang Sync." It would have made me known in All schools from coast to coast, And every one in the country Of that great poem would boast. I have sought but I seek it vainly That one "Lost Thought" divine, It would have made me famous, That illustrious poem of mine. Hereafter Death's bright Angel Will hand me that poem, I guess, But then 'twill be of no use, For the Annual will have been to press. , MAX Lrrscnrfrz. 91 ll llffl f X afxx 6'f QM X' Au A 4. A K N5 ' I" lx ,fulfill 'V mm if N.. p i l I I if 522351, l i il If 'fi 'll if F tk? - ov 1 1 V, ,fmt .L - 'Q - ' HIV IN! AT the close of last season, Saltaformaggio and Peltin were elected captain and manager respectively. The soccer outlook this year seemed exceedingly gloomy, for there were only three veterans left from last year's team. Matters were still Worse, as the team did not have the services of a coach. Manager and goal-keeper Peltin, took up the task of coaching the recruits, and by strenuous practice, a team was Whipped into shape that beat Clinton by score of 1-0. Our next game with the championship Manual team, resulted in a defeat for Morris by score of 3f1. But, Phoenix-like, We rose and surprised the undefeated Curtis team, by playing them to astandstill in a scoreless tie 0e0. Morris next defeated the strong Stuyvesant team, in a closely contested game, by the score of 1-0. Morris has still to play Erasmus, Boys, Commerce and Com- mercial, and by the outlook from our previous games, it seems that Morris will finish either first, second or third in the P. S. A. L. tournament in which there are ten high schools represented. Among those who deserve special mention this year are, Captain Saltaformaggio, Mersky, Label, Grossman and the Tinsley brothers. Manager Peltin deserves special mention, for playing a great game between the uprights, and for taking up the task of coaching the team. He also very successfully managed the team. The line-up this year is as follows: Goal Peltin CMgr.j C.F. O'Kane R.F. lX'lersky R.I. Saltaformaggio CCapt.D L.F. Label L.l. W. Tinsley C.H. Grossman R.O. Brown R.H. Bandes L.O. H. Tinsley L. H. Rosenbluth Substituteszilpeters, Brasco, Gershoy, Di Pasqua. Last, but not least, we wish to thank both Mr. Bergman and Mr. Skeele, for the interest they have taken in the team. 92 THE SOCCER TEAM As little "ones," we did essay Our high school studies to displayg XYQ hauled ai heap of books to school, Anil knew their contients, rule by rule. Such aspirations Heights" do lack, Our books get dusty on the rackg We "bluff" along, defy our fate, l'I'0r heecllcss of the Regents' date. SOPHIA AMSON, '14 93 Zvi, -:ne Eve, V W W- USM' . ' ,!' i ,f E' ,Ea f ,H ,l, K is , ,. ' A , f. f,.A' ,V G -f ,' f W Y . T r bit? 'pi W 5 A 'fbrtt v N W T' ' A' A X M. ., ,ri if ' NN 'L ' 235531 ri fl rd fir- 4' ,fe 'lr g K' ,: ' Htl x il 1. if J' 1 ..,. y. ,i ff f lwlm-ff!! tw 'W All .alll 'lh i": ,, his ' 1 N, agfitf u. THE Football season of 1913 has been one of the most successful seasons that Morris has ever experienced. A team was developed out of an exceedingly small squad by the efforts of Mr. Kennedy of New York University. Cut of a possible nine games the team won four, lost three and tied two, thereby proving itself worthy of bearing the name of the "Little Giants." In our first game we held Flushing to a score of 0f0. Two victories followed, for we defeated both Mt.,Vernon, 12-0, and Yonkers, 7-0. Our first defeat came at the hands of Commercial by the close score of 7f6. Curtis has the honor of having defeated us in a very un- satisfactory game on our part, the score being 13-6. By reason of this defeat, our showing against Commerce, our rival of cham- pionship laurels, was most pleasing. After having been scored on quite early in the game, Morris came back with a fight that held the score to 7f0. A 70-yard run by "Billiel' Erwig, a 40-yard run by f'Tommie" Manly, the spectacular tackling by Sokolower and the strong steady defensive work of Capt. Huggenwig should be recorded as noteworthy. We then went to Peekskill where we played the aggregation of the Peekskill M. A., showing them that they were no better than we. The score was 6-fi. In this game we were minus the services of four regulars, including Capt. Huggenwig. With the confidence and fight gained from this game, Morris came back to the city and defeated DeWitt Clinton by a score of 3-0. This is the second time Morris has been vic- torious over that school, and it was because of a kick from place- ment by "Brickley" Stone that Morris was again enabled to do so. The game with Stuyvesant was also a victory and because it was, we are in line for championship laurels. The score was 9-7, and between a touchdown by "Billie" Erwig and another sterling 94 TEAM THE FOOTBALL FOOTBALL boot by "Brickley" Stone, during the last three minutes of play, We redeemed our defeat at Stuyvesant's hands last year. The Winning of this game makes it possible for Morris to be tied with Commerce for the championship. If Clinton defeats Commerce in their annual game Thanksgiving Day, We will be entitled to rank ahead of Commerce. This is how it happens, this year Clinton defeated last year champions, Manual Training by a score of 15-0, Manual beat Commerce 7-0, Stuyvesant tied Commerce, Commerce defeated us 5 now if Clinton defeated by us, defeats or ties Commerce, Morris may rightfully claim the championship. Financially, the season is the most successful Morris has ever had. Through a ticket selling scheme football was used to boom the A. A. Our total receipts, deducting all expenses, including equipment, coach and games' expenses, will be, approximately, 3115. In behalf of all those connected with the team, Manager Paltsits wishes to extend many thanks to Mr. Shultz and Coach Kennedy for their excellent services for the team. The line-up:- L.E., Guidone, Weinheimer R.T., Sokolower L.T., Schvveidle, Storch. RE., Graeb, Appel. L.G., Sherwin, Jansen Q.B., Manly C., Treanor, Eustis L.H., Ervvig R.G., Ellis, Poulis R.H., Stone, Bronfman F.B., Captain Huggenwig THE TRACK TEAM 96 Gfftatk 623111 ORRIS track team was the most successful that A has represented the school for several years, Q ,W although its successes were confined to the will track events principally The heavy-weight .luullnlllllll llllllill. Relay Team, especially, covered itself with glory. The season began with the New York University Interscholastic meet, in which many of the strong high and preparatory schools competed. Morris took fourth place. After this the team was much strengthened by the addi- tion of Bonaparte and Kelly. In the next meet, held by Bar- ringer High School, Morris came in second. The next triumph was the winning of the greater New York Championship by defeating our worthy rival, DeWitt Clinton, whose team had beaten many of the other schools in and around New York. Following this, came the Princeton Interscholastic meet which was probably the largest held in this section of the country. At this meet Morris not only won first place, but the P. S. A. L. record of 3 min. 33M sec. was equalled. The team closed the season with flying colors by winning first place at the P. S. A. L. Relay Championship, at the Brooklyn field. The 100 lb. Relay team also deserved its share of credit by coming in first at the P. S. A. L. Novice Relay Meet. The members of the championship team were Finley, Kelly, Bonaparte and Miller, captain. Other notable performances of the season were the winning of the 100 and 200 yard dashes by,Bonaparte. These performances are specially meritorious in that the record was equal ed in the first event and in the 220 the remarkably fast time of 22 1-5 seconds was made. This not only broke the record, but estab- lished a mark that is likely to stand for some time. Miller, captain of the team, also deserves much pra'se for his season's work, notably the winning of the half mile at the P. S. A. L. outdoor championships, and taking second in the P. S. A. L. Indoor games. To Mr. Lipshitz, the coach, and Hedley, the manager, much credit is due for the successful season. - Finley was elected captain and Hedley, manager for the coming year. 97 C JN I N , ,, yy G , wk - vm ml XX H xi f ' 1 X S , 1 Q' "i X. ' A - ff H ? Q , ,ft We X -, N as , C NN ix lg. , I il k : 1 , PSX , 'Qu .4 ,s t :S V' V lx I f , . XX . Beers . . . . . ' ,' K -E517 . .eg , , .,EL,Xx kx ' ' f Li- i-5 5 ' f - Q: 1: 131+ . f -Q as - K ' - ff' f?xXX--.-TrrNe T ' ee 'i:f .s.a --,-q..:e ,iivggivf 2 I . Y Dolv1rwo'An ALTHOUGH this season in baseball has not been as successful as the preceding one, much credit is due to Paul Keough for the excellent management. The team promised well, for most of 1912's best players remained in school. Owing to the fact that the star pitcher wanted to study and to the ineligibility of a few more, the team had to be made up, mainly of recruits. They did well, however, and finished the season Hstrongf' Praise is to be given to Captain Dineen, Davidson and Gordon for their excellent playing. The team elected Gordon to captain them for the season of 1914. The team takes this opportunity to thank Mr. Evans and Mr. Lewis for their coaching. Manager, P. Keough. Captain, J. Dineen 2nd B., Dineen L.F., Cinader SS., Wigdor C.F., Williams 3rd B., Gordon R.F., Coffey lst B., Conboy, Hutchings C., Gargan, Dobbs. P., Davidson, Reich Ghz 93Bnrri5 Swingers FOR the first time in many years, Morris had a successful midget baseball team. They were captained by H. Schaffner 98 BASEBALL and managed by Frank P. Treanor. The latter was elected to manage the first team for 1914 in recognition of his services. The team lost only one game and that was lost, owing to the fact that the two star players, Coffey and Hutchings, were drafted into the ranks of the first team. The results of the important games are: Morris 19, Clinton 3, Morris 2, Commerce 1, Morris 3, Townsend Harris 8, Morris 10, Fordham Prep. 7. The line-up is as follows: 1st B., Hutchings, Latour L.F., Carrol 2nd B., Schulman ' C.F., Shea 3rd B., Wilkes R.F., Fordham S.S., Schaffner C., Goodman, Treanor P., Latour, Coffey, Bodenstein Teacher in charge ............,..,............ MR. THEOBALD THE BASEBALL TEAM 99 QLtu55 Qlluuntrp IT was rather disappointing in the beginning of the season to find that only two Veterans remained on the Cross-Country Team To add to this, there was no coach to develop a good team from the recruits. Taking these facts into consideration, the team made a fine showing. Commerce was defeated by the score of 24 to 31. In a triple meet with Boys and Commercial, Morris took first place, the score being Morris, 34, Boys, 40, Commer- cial, 25. The team did not make a very remarkable showing in the Columbia Interscholastic Run due to the fact that only new men ran. In the P. S. A. L. Championship which Morris had won the last two years, the team finished in second place THE TEAM HAROLD A. FEIN, Manager IRVING LENTON MAX PISTRONCK VICTOR DALY ROBERT SPEAR WARNER BALDWIN JOHN O 'CRADY WILLIAM HUROWI'1'Z DALTON DWYER THE cizoss CoI'NTRx' TEAM 100 5 ea GIRLS " 'Qt THEN N- un- HERE are a number of organizations in the I of the Girls' Public School Athletic League ' " "" and is a new organiza- tion in the Morris High School. As the aim of this association is to gain all-round physical development, the athletic activities are divided into four groups. The first of these groups con- sists of swimming, tennis, horseback riding, ice skating and walking. The second sub-division is made up of sports requiring team Work, such as basketball indoor baseball, field hockey and ring hockey. The third group consists of dancing, and the fourth of sports such as relay racing, shuttle relay, potato relay and others. A student joining this organization is required to choose only three of these groups to do special Work in. When she has received eight credits from each group she is awarded a medal Pi 4 11551 li, A X Morris High School, all of which are both in- teresting and helpful, but the one from which the girls derive the most benefit is the Morris Girls' Athletic Association. This is a branch ssoczmo 1 , A gg, 4 fl f f fff ffj ul V I 1 f ' 4 M Y. , mn, by the Girls' Public Athletic League. Alihoilghiitliis one of the 101 GIRLS' ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION newest organizations, it is becoming one of the most important very rapidly. But aside from the fun and the medals, every girl would be very much benefited by joining the organization. In the iirst place the girls are brought in closer contact with each other, and with their instructors, especially in the walking, swimming and horseback riding. In as large a high school as the Morris High School, there are always a large number of girls who are unacquainted. But through an association like this, a girl is able to find out which of the girls enjoy the same sports as she. Moreover it benefits the girls physically. The outdoor sports develop them, and make them strong and healthy, and conse- quently happy. The indoor games of ball and dancing make them supple and graceful. Some may think that they haven't the time to enter into these activities. But every girl should find time for some out of door exercise. It may take some time from lessons, home duties or recreations, but it will prove beneficial and therefore worth while. As a result of physical development will come mental develop- ment, for the mind is dependent on the body. The boy or girl who has a clear quick brain is always a pretty healthy individual. So it can be seen that we must develop the body in order to obtain success. Are there not a great many of us, who are neglecting these opportunities of having a good time and of gaining physical development? ,elk 'iv 2 ,L l Q71 . . my 'H MMM S0 My .,.-, Q' U,-' Mx A 102 K 0 i l PI I A l f N SWK, K I -X4 ef i -I-1 i 3 A Nl 'X ' Q' "" 7 "On with the dance! Let joy be unconflnedg 1 . , E ,. Q jx '51 ' by No sleep till morn, when youth and pleasure meet 2 I A Zz , JY, fgx 5, To chase the glowing hours with Hying feet." 'M fig. Q ' X y"- - " i X THE Morris Hlj2L11K'l11f' Clubs" mean a 'ood 4 g . g time. The members learn to know and like each other. The social intercourse is something to look in s forward to, eagerly, from one lesson to another. It is good to have Hgroup activityl' and to learn to adjust ones self to such a social environment. lt means recreation in the full sense of the word, for dancing brings into play all the muscles of the body. One acquires grace and ease through dancing. It is also a good preparation for a life in an office, a home or in society, because confidence is gained in knowing one stands Well and walks well. Morris High School has three large dancing clubsg two of which are under the able direction of Miss Butler, who has done so much for the school in this respect, and the remaining one, an enthusiastic club of Juniors, which elaniors for Hmore and still morcf' is directed by Miss Barnum. fd if 103 THE MORRIS DANCING CLUB THE MORRIS BASKETBALL CLUB 104 6E5irl5' IDIJEIKBQ QCZHUIS 1 Q l jll 53 N the splendid grassy field at Central Park, the ' Morris Hockey teams play every Wednesday from three to five., The View alone overlooking Cathe- i . -. dral Heights, is inspiring, but our coach, assisted X A by Miss Barnum, keeps us moving over the field g " at such a rate that We have little time for look- ing at the scenery. The Mott Avenue branch has one team, captained by Miss Weimers. -E m lm Miss Sherman and Miss Edgerlie are the captains of the teams from the main building. Hockey is an all round game, both enjoyable and healthful. Although not as strenuous as basket ball or tennis, it gives one plenty of exercise in the open air, while affording the excitement of contest. Sixty girls registered to play and the number present has averaged about forty. In the spring there Will be a chance for new members and We invite you to join. THE GIRLS, HOCKEY TEAM 105 I l 6 r l I L till I V ll lliillw ll! MCTT AV ENUE ANNEX l l ql1'lI"li1flll""'!!1'W"'l'Wlll:'li'l'1"1'qglgm 1 WgHwl.5rlitqw,i.vivw ',ll:1Ql1 'ii ri t -ii ll i H A .il l lllllf ll c . p l . "M 1 illu 'l' v' I 'C 4 'iw Hx , M I NH A lil lllg h y 1,'in ,:,lrI .. 1,1 1 is 1 vp. ,all Q I 1 I ' il 1151 1 if' . 1 1 il' M ll W ill lla il 4 1, itil M -. w11:l.l1l4Nw1:l,!in' mmm. liI,4rvl'llIlmI'vHI-' Ghz Qlbatter Qllluh THE Chatter Club is an organization of senior girls at the Mott Avenue Annex with their class adviser Miss Hagar. While the aim of the club this term is purely social, excursions are made to various points of interest in and about the city. As far as possible these are reached by Walking, as the club desires to spend as much time as possible out of doors. Among the meetings planned for the term are, a tea for the mothers, a dance for the V girls, and a Christmas party. REPRESENTATIVES ESTHER RATENSKY, 6-21 JENNIE GOLDSTICKER, 6-22 KILIIUIJP BZIIIJITIBIS THE Junior Reporters is a shorthand club, organized in the Mott Avenue Annex under the supervision of Miss Hagar. Students of the five and six shorthand classes are eligible for membership. The purposes of the club are to develop a higher rate of speed in shorthand and to increase the members' knowledge of the business World and its methods. The club plans to attend an occasional lecture in a body The present officers are: President ...,......,.... .... H OWARD B. KANE, ,14 Vice-President ,.,. . . . .... BERTHA STRAUss, '14 Secretary ...... ....... ..... R o BERT HILL, '14 106 Qlibe Qlummercial Klub THE Commercial Club has been formed with thc idea of per- petuating itself. The members, who are all in the graduating class, meet every Week with Mr. VVilliams, in order to get a broader knowledge of business methods and practices than is obtained in the school course. Trips have been made to the Stock Exchange, National City Bank, Business Show, and other interesting and instructive places. Mr. Williams pointed out the advantages of a perpetuation for social and educational purposes, and for cooperation With each other and With the school in the matter of securing positions for Morris High School pupils. The plan was enthusiastically adopted by the members. OFFICERS President ......... ............. ....... R U TH SCHWABE Vice-President ...... .... C LARA ARONOWITZ Secretary-Treasurer ........,............... HOWARD B. KANE THE MOTT AVENUE COMMERCIAL CLUB 107 0420 0 S "rwg ouils x6 fs 2!'l.j El' t X x X 9 'll' 'f ' T I X f Ll C X oN , Q., , L.. THE girls of the Annex have taken a marked interest in athletic activities during the past year. Hockey is a popular sport, and the game is played many afternoons on the greens of Central Park. Basketball is drawing many to the gymnasium on Thurs- days. Various teams have been organized and are now preparing for a final contest. Although swimming had excited much en- thusiasm during the early part of the term, many have now turned to the airy, fairy sport-dancing. Miss Butler has organ- ized a dancing class, much to the delight of the Terpsichorean enthusiasts, who meet every Tuesday afternoon. The prevailing spirit of enthusiasm in athletics is due largely to the energies and unselfishness of the physical training teacher, Miss Butler, and to her, the girls offer their appreciation and thanks. Z",- olgj watt Zoe. El 11 C111 l ezlub 1-..m..,1 fa mn. ,, 108 THE MOTT AVENUE DANCING CLUB QCLIITI1 1962111 611112211 61115 THE Turn Verein Unter Uns is a comparatively new society, having been organized in February, 1913. The membership is limited to boys of the fourth, fifth and sixth terms. At the meet- ings held in the gymnasium every Friday, the students indulge in all sorts of athletic games and sports. Mr. Cohen entertains the members with some of the finer points in basketball and Mr. Scheib gives instruction in the art of "catch-as-catch-can" Wrestling. A "Hikcrs,' organization, which has been formed Within the club, is planning some long Walks for Saturdays. Some of its members are already emulating Weston and bid fair to out- strip him, at least in their imaginations OFFICERS President ...... .,........... ..... B E N MARCUs, '14 Vice-President .... .... R OBERT HILL, '14 Director ..... ....... .... R I CHARD SCHEIB 109 92.11855 DH? QEEBIZUSBS RUE to the policy of originality which the June nga Class of 1913 laid out, the Class Day Exercises Ui were held in the evening, instead of the after- Q bfifla noon-a thing never before attempted in Morris. U0 W5 The exercises were opened by the President, if Alfred B. Cornell, who welcomed the audience ff in an address which was short, but to the point. qi A talk by Mr. Denbigh followed, touching on A the present-day value of high schools, and closing with an announcement of the New York University Scholarship Winners. The presentation of the Alliance Fran- caise Medal by Mr. Charles Moran and its acceptance by Miss Citrin, the winner, attracted more than usual interest. Julius Weitzner gave a brilliantly executed violin solo, which was received with great applause, and repeated requests for an encore. The Class Prophecy, cleverly written by Max Ginsberg, was read by Miss Elisabeth Bristol, and was remarkable for its orig- inality. The most conspicuous feature of it, next to the painful personal allusions indulged in by the author was a toast to Mr. Denbigh, through which the whole school stood as a tribute. The Class Play, "Uncle,'l a farce in three acts, was presented as the second half of the Program. CAST OF CHARACTERS Uncle Bootle ...............,....................... Edward Levcnsohn Paul Beaumont this nephewj ........................... Louis Swerdlove Peter Fletcher CBeaumont's friendb .....,... ........ B ernard Cantor Puffin Ca pastry cook's man-a cab driverj .... ........... M ax Ginsberg Mrs. Beaumont. ............................... Maura Chartres Conlon Emily Montrose ...,..... .............. ........,.. B e atrice Garber Sarah Jane fa maidj ...................................... Helen Callan Scenery by Leon Braunstein The unanimous opinion of the audience and "grads" was that the play was the best ever presented in the history of the school. CLASS OFFICERS President ...... ....,................ 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R SI ,M Li lg fy. I NM . W ,gf,!A,5i,M . , V W Qi- Lfyg QQ w,..A ' 'W'ff"1'7', fw ia mf W f f L5??2e.f: A fgfg-iff, -' ff - ,gf '- , . gf ' A 5 fi ! I T" 4 ' W H- - A . CHOIR I 'I H IP Af ' I. ' A . 13 PULITZER SCHOLARSHIPS CURT EICHLER PAUL MAHLER GRACE MERRITT CORNELL STATE SCHOLARSHIPS JUNE, 1913 BERNARD ATKIN HENRY W. GUNDLACH LUDWIG W BARTOLIOIUS PAUL MAIYILER THOMAS H. DUGAN HERBERT RUCKES CURT EIOHLER LOUIS SWERDLOVE IRMA H. FAITH CORNELIUS C. WASHBURN ELLSWORTH L. FILBY MEYER WIGDOR CORNELL UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIPS SEPTEMBER, 1913 CURT EICHLER, Agriculture IRMA FAITH, Arts LOUIS SVVERDLOVE, Engineering NEW YORK UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIPS SOLOMON M. BEBARFALD, Applied Science JOSEPH JAME, Arts and Sciences AMHERST COLLEGE ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP THEODORE VVIDMAYER 112 NEW YORK STATE SCHOLARSHIPS JUNE, 1913 . MARY ALEXANDER LUDWIG W. BARTOLICIUS STELLA BLOCK ELISABETH BRISTOL LUCIE E. BURGI HELEN CALLAN GEORGE CHERR MIRIAM COHN HENRIETTA DAVIDSON MEYER DVORKIN EMMA F. ECKSTEIN CURT EICHLER IRMA H. FAITH MARION FAITH MARY E. FANNING ELLSWORTH L. FILBY JOHN J. FURIA MAMIE M. GOLDBERG LENORE GUNZENDORFER AMELIA A. HALL MATHILDA HARTMAN EUGENIE C. HAUSLE MAUDE HERRING DAVID HOCHREICH THEODORE IVIMEY ANNA J ABLONOWER GEORGE JACOBSON LEO F. JAEGER TINE E. JURGENS DAVID KASANOF DAVID KATZENBERG ETHEL B. KERNS THERESA KOOPERSMITH CECILE KRELLENSTEIN ELSIE M. LEHMAN BEATRICE LEVY THERESA LEVY ESTHER LEWIS SELINA G. LIPMAN FOSTER MCCLELLAND CHRISTINA G. MACKAY GRACE R. MERRITT OLIVE E. MERRITT DAVID W. MILLER MARGARET L. MILLER MARTIN MITCHELL MERCEDES I. MORITZ OSCAR MUSEN AMMA M. PARTISCH JOSEPH PASQUARELLI RUTH E. PETERSON GUSTAV PETZ PAUL H. PLOUGH ANNET M. PRITCHARTT EDMUND W. RITCHIE MARTHA L ROUTH HERBERT RUCKES RUTH SACHS LILLIAN A. SCHAEFFER SARSFIELD J. SHERIDAN FRANCES SIEGEL MYRIAM SIFF LOUIS STEIN FANNIE THUOR ELEANOR VAN ETTEN ARTHUR A. WACKER BEATRICE WALKER CORNELIUS WASHBURN ISADOR WEISBACH JOSEPH WEISS HARRIS WEITZMAN MEYER WIGDOR ELEANOR A. WILKENS SIDNEY L. WILTSE BERTHA M. WYSS ' AWARDS IDA CITRIN, Alliance Francaise M eclal UNITED GERMAN SOCIETIES' MEDAL ANNA AULBACH, Jan., 1913 DAVID HOCHREICH, June, 1913 m I WI H ml i Mlm ll ll, Q rlllplll Illlj Will A , 1 ,1 E' lu D I -'I II IM ...MillMM R Q LL I iw IM IM I II 1 A , A A A Ms The following graduates Won an average of 8575 Or more in school work throughout their course, and their names appear On the Honor Board, presented by the Morris High School Associa- tion. 1900 MARY C. BARRETT CAROLINE E. KEIL FREDERICK R. HEATH FLORENCE W. MATTHEWS 1901 EDNA A. ALFKE JENNIE M. GUILE FLORENCE E. BASSETT ANNIE MAYER LEOPOLD H. BERLINER ISABELLE MOTT ELIZABETH B DEMAREST NINA GSTRANDER HENRIE'fTA M. FEDDEN ALICE VAN WOERT SMITH EDNA C. UHLER 1902 MORTIMER FREUND FLORA PICHL WILLIAM A. HANNIG STANLEY H. STEINER WILLIAM W. HAY GERTRUDE H. STERN ELIZABETH I. TOMS 1903 AMALIE L. ALTHAUS KATHLEEN E. HURTY GERTRUDE L. CANNON LOUISE C. ODENCRANTZ ERNST DOSCHER KATHRYN E. RICHARDSON WILL C. RYAN 114 HONOR ROLL 1904 HARRY L. BURGESS FRITZ A. H. LEUCHS MILLICENT EDWARDS MABEL L. PETERSON ETHEL Cr. EVERETT FREDERICK W. RODER WILLIAM J ANSEN SIDONIA SCHEYER TOMLINSON C. ULBRICHT 1905 JULIET W. ATKINS GEORGE H. PLOUGH MYRA MCLEAN LEOPOLD O. ROTHSCHILD ELIZABETH MORTON EUGENIE M. RUTSKY HERBERT C. SKINNER 1906 CLARA S. CUTLER ELIZABETH RAWCLIFFE MARIE L. FLINT RICHARD SCHEIB ADELAIDE LOEHRSEN BERTHA A. STEVENSON ADOLPH H. MEYER PAULINE E. TURNER 'H 1907 HERMANN J. MULLER HETTA STAPFF LUCY H. PAUL KATHARINE C. WASHBURN BERENICE WOLGAMOT 1908 MATILDA BODENSTEIN MABEL A. DRUMMON MARION E. CALLAN EDWARD MACKASEK WALTER COHEN WALTER REGNAULT MABEL G. DEFOREST MARY D. STINE 1909 ALMA H. ETTLIN ANNA E. GOLDMAN SIEGFRIED HARTIG HAZEL LOCKE GERTRUDE MORRIS FREDERICK REINIIARDT HENRY RICHTER 115 HONOR ROLL 1910 HELEN E. CUTLER ALEXANDER WEINSTEIN WILLIAM PERLZWEIG ESTELLE WILLMORE 1911 SOPHIE I. BIILOW ANNA E. SHERLINE EDWARD R. MOORE FREDERICK W. SOHON MORRIS E. PIKE LILLIAN SOSKIN CHARLES H. SCHUMANN, JR. EDITH E. STIRN MILDRED A. WALSH 1912 EDWIN M. BOHM HELEN C. MCNALLY NICHOLAS BUCCI AGNES A. MUIRHEAD MABEL COHEN MORRIS A. RAINES WENDELL G. FOGG ISIDORE ROTGARD EDWARD GRANET EDITHA C. SMITH EUGENIA M. KALBACHER MARY W. WASHBURN CINCINNATI LAGUARDIA ELIZABETH WEBER 1913 1. ELISABETH BRISTOL 11 PAUL IVIAHLER 2. IDA CITRIN 12 GRACE R. MERRITT 3. CURT EICHLER 4. IRMA H. FAITH 5. MARION FAITH 6. EUGENIE C. HAUSLE 7. DAVID HOCHREICH 8. ANNA JABLONOWER 9. TINO E. JURGENS 10. DAVID KASANOF 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 116 OLIVE ELEANOR MERRITT MERCEDES I. MORITZ HONORA V. POWERS HAROIID REGNAULT ISRAEL RONDER BESSIE SCHWARTZ BEATRICE WALKER - ,W Bm . Z. yi nkrv W M KA Anow Class Efif - i '-L 'li was reserftaiwes 'U HARRY 5 '19, HARRY C. HALLBERG 8-3 JOSEPH MYERSON JOHN COFFEY 8-4 HARRY PLOTKIN 8-5 DAVID SCHULTZ HOWARD PFLOMM 7-4 BEATRICE BRADY J. LANGDON EMMELUTH 7-5 MABEL FITZPATRICK HARRY KABAKOW 7-6 FLORENCE HAVENDER 7-7 MABEL WINSHIP EDWIN VICKERS 6-5 ANNA SATTLER HENRY BRILL 6-6 JOHN A. WELLS EDWARD BRADY 6-7 ADRIAN SMITH JULIUS BROUFMAN 6-8 THOMAS MANLY 6-9 SIMON SPIRO DORRANCE DOWNES 5-6 SAMUEL MARKEL CATHERINE E. BORCHES 5-7 JACK WEINHEIMER MABELLE BAKER 5-8 CLIFFORD HEYER EDWARD GEISLER 5-9 FRED,K G. STONE ERNST HERRMANN 5-10 MILTON LIVINGSTON AUGUST VVILKS 4-6 NOBEL STRAUSS LAWRENCE FERTIG 4-7 CHARLES FAYER HAROLD STARKMAN 4-9 JAMES MURRA MAX SLAVIN 4-10 ISIDORE ROSENZWEIG COURTLANDT OTIS 4-11 JEROME A. ROONEY 4-12 MATTHEW ROSENBERGER ARTHUR HATCH 3-7 LOUIS STIERER THOMAS CONNORS 3-8 MILDRED MORRISON MIRIABI XYAN XYEEN 3-9 FRANK MAHER HAROLD FINLEY 3-10 MADELINE F. FOWLES ISIDORE ROTHSTEIN 3-11 JOHN REYNOLDS 3-12 WILLIAM CASSON 117 ,AU CLASS REPRESENTATIVES 2-2 WALTER MORRIS 2-3 BERNHARD ELLNER 2-4 ALICE MCDERMOTT 2-5 PETER RICCIO 2-6 JULIUS STIERER 2-9 JULIUS HORN 2-10 MILTON VOGEL 2-11 MARJORIE JACKSON 2-12 HARRY HAYWARD 2-13 RICHARD EUSTIS 2-14 EDWARD MARCUS 1-1 LOUIS G. WAGNER 1-2 ELMER SPECHT 1-3 ESTHER BRADLOWSKY 1-4 MAURICE POPKIN 1-5 ARTHUR G. ABBOTT 1-6 MAX STEINHAUSER 1-7 ELAINE MOLSON 1-8 FRED SCHANNO 1-9 CHAUNCEY MASON 1-10 RALPH KERR 1-11 MAE CASSIN 1-12 RUSSELL E. HAHN 1-13 GEORGE BURKE 1-14 EUGENE HAGAMEYER m 1-15 CHARLES MARCUS MOTT AVENUE ANNEX, CLASS REPRESENTATIVES 1-21, VIALLAT O,BRIEN CHARLES HEINE 1-22 ANNA HILL ALPHONSEUS SHEEHAN 2-21 PHILIP BOTTICELLE ANNA GILLANE 2-22 HENRIETTA GILLEN ARTHUR MULLER 3-21, EMMA INGLES JOHN PROBE 3-22, ETHEL FRIEDMAN THEODORE FRERCKS 3-23, ANNA MCKEON CLARENCE THOMPSON 3-24, EDNA HERTER WESLEY SEIM 3-25, NATHAN COHEN ELIZABETH TXTUNCH 4-21 BESSIE NAGIN HERMAN KLOSE 4-22 MILDRED GOLDMAN HUGO RIEHMAN 4-23 FRANCES GROLLMAN WILLIAM BUTLER, JR. 5-21 FRANCES FLEHER JOHN FINNIN 5-22 MARGARET STRATFORD BENJAMIN GABRIELSON 6-21 PAULINE THAW EDWIN ENGELKE 6-22, ESTELLE STICH ST. CLAIR DAWSON , ff I 'F i T" 5 Q??'if1:- " A" 118 0 'rw 7 Qu' .. . 11 fl 5 I J BRI GX. v ' ' X " rut- . X Y-1 i 4. . fy? ig af, , , 5 'H -1 .L fs mmm' , . fM flfUMl!dKtfLmfcmf1m?'g:'Luv1nnunnpmnmmwuu1iuu4'g?gtffl4.,,.:aeZ , Q' 'hip' lynxk ' .uk Aber, Albert: "The trihedral angle of a polygon-no, the poly- hedral angle of a trolygon, no, not that,AaW, I'm going to drop Solid and take Domestic Seiencef, Adler, Estelle: t'Have you a library pass?,' A mson, Sophia: Cbefore History testi "What are the different sources of revenue of the City and State?" Miss 2 Cin amazementlz HWhere did you get that question?" -1nsenellz', illary: So fond of silk, ribbons, ruftiesy lace, etc. Auer, Marie: She likes to eat other peoples' fudge. Austin, Catherine: Oh, what does a Yiee-President do? Badanes, August: See Gershoy. Bailey, Mildred: Like a gust of Wind at nine A.M. Baker, Carolyn: "Oh, hello, honey! l'm going to Walk down the hall a little Way with you. l'm so lonesomefl Baker, Laura: A future Miss Hathaway. Bender, Eleanor: They eouldnlt call her sonny, so they called her 'tllaef' DeBenedetto, E.: VVhat is the mystery about the name 1' Elvira Vere de Yere?'l Benjamin, Louis Ctrying to knock Feldmanjz t'Gee! this ought to be good. l spent two study periods thinking it out." Berg, Isabelle: A berg to move in argument. Berglancl, Ernnza: Marabau and phosphoreseent locks. Bfelzl, Florence: HI'm poor to-day. I ean't buy an A. A. ticket." Bird, Charlotte: Everyonels her Ndearf' Bloelc, IL'l1'zabeth.' What would she do if she couldnlt smile? Block, Laura: Why does she look over the lists every morning? Surely she isn't anxious about being knocked! Bradlozzslcy, Y.: She read the part of Lady Macbeth. Did she ereate a complete illusion? Bramnann, lf.: K'Can you get a State Scholarship Without French YI?" ll9 Y KNOCKS Braunstein, Charles: He just loves to give up a dollar! Breivogel, Catherine: Our critic on Shakespeare. Brisk, Sophie: "Towers above all the other goddesses." Brown, Mary: f'What is the genitive of viscum?'l Why did they titter? Cviscij Buck, Emma: Studious and harmless. Burke, Stephen: ' Entirely too temperamental to be descended from the conciliation man. Burstein, Hyman: Comes before sunrise and sleeps during the day. Capobianco, S.: "Yes, I see, Mr. -, but why?" Carlson, Walter: A cute little fellow who gets all of 8-4's pin money. Carples, Bernard: Bright little Chickadee rose dans la classe, Pour traduire son francais, mais ma foi, helasl Carroll, Gerald: Pillow cover and pennant vender. Catok, Victor: Has felt the contaminatory juxtaposition of the "hook." Coffey, John: He has a most winning way--of getting a quarter. Cohen, Caroline: Consult the oracle. Cohen, Frances: Did you notice how Hdolled up" she was the day the class picture was taken? Corbett, Melaire: Is not to be knocked. Cullen, May: Always ready to loan her homework. Curry, Loretta: f'Honest, girls, I feel it in my bones, there'll be a written test!" Cutler, Kathryn Cinnocentlyj: UYou know some people will feel slighted if they are not knockedf' Decker, Helen: Her double-Miss Dublin. Dobbs, Donald: Our silver-tongued prexy. Donovan, Anna: She always seems so quiet, she never cares to walk, But one ,thing she can do supremely-talk, talk, talk! Droge, M arguerita: With utterances low and faint. Dublin, Lillian: Give up your dollar-here's your knock. Edgerley, Dorothy: Cat 2:30j Latin or hockey-aye, there's the rub. Egner, Carlotta: Not always as quiet as she looks. Elkins, Ruth: Canswering the question f'Where is the District 120 KNOCKS of Columbia?"D "I have a hazy idea that it is in the Northwest Territory." Engel, illartin: Oh, Martin, Martin, will you ever learn to say, "Parce que?" Engel, Ruth: Unknockable. Fein, Harold: The half minute Tuesday morn orator. Fein, Mary: How she loves to sing! CAfter the music lesson! Feldman, Rose: "The best knock is my own." Firth, M artha: f'There ought to be more than tvvo parts for girls in the class play." Fisher, Harry: So anxious to pay his class dues that he spent a whole lunch period running after the collector. Fitzpatrick, Mary: "I take the back seat-alwaysll' Flasch, S.: Who is Sylvia? Foley, Irene: The mystery is, how she gets to the theatre so early every Wednesday. Folkoff, Esther: Oh! he's a dream !-?-?-? Frankel, Mollie: Rivers are homes for fishes. Gardner, Solomon: QIn F renchj "A chapelet Crosaryj is a bunch of roses." Gargan, Alice: See Miss O'Reilly. Gershoy, Alexander: He and Badanes slumber likes babes in the wood under the influence of the French recitation. Gilmartin, M arion: Her poetical ability in 107 exceeds the speed limit. Glasser, M iriam: Giggles, giggles, giggles. Gordon, Harry: CAfter students have sent in petition for shorter history lesson! "But, I don't think the lesson was so long, Miss T--." Gotthelf, Abraham: A philomathist. Graeb, Beatrice: Stepped out of "The Butterfly" in the Saturday Evening Post, and came to Morris. Graeb, Charles: His mission in life, by the decree of the gods, is to teach Mr. Lf. patience. Graham, Edythe: K'Say, here's that girl again for my fifty cents." Hurried exit. Greif, Lillian: "We ought to have a Kaffee Klatschf' Hallberg's Latin principle: "In Indirect Discourse, when the subject is in the acousative, the object is in the nominativef' Hallock, Helen: "O, dear me! Call me anything but THAT! Anything but THAT!" Hassard, Edna: Always Wants just one more peep after the order to "close books." 121 KNOCKS H assinger, Elsa: Why does she inevitably misunderstand her English lesson? H avender, Florence: She has a voice far too gentle for Biology. Heil, Elizabeth: My lady dignified. Henry, Helen: Always tired. Higgs, Adele: U And her voice rose sweet and low." Hilclenbrand, Sophie: Her purpose in Morris has been not to add grey hairs to her teachers' heads. Horner, Florence: "Now, give me a nice knock!" Horetvitz, Harry Cworriedlz "That's the second zero 1 got this term. Haggenwig, Harry: 'fSay, won't somebody ask me to make a speech!!!" Irgang, Samael: Eats, sleeps, studies and plays basketball. Jackson, Jeannette: 4'Lend me your elocution, please." C J aoobs, Pauline: The James Wilikin Wilberltoss of the Senior lass. Jafe, Rebecca: t'Teach me to bluff!'! Katz, Abraham: lf no one can think of a knock with Katz in it, why! mice will do just as well. Q Kaufmann, Louis: The most popular man in his English Class. Kiernan, J Poor Jane! Unknockable! Kraft, Charles: Six feet and some more. Kraft, Mabel: Even HDolly" can indulge in folly. Krantz, M orris: tAnswering the question: "How is the Grand Jury chosen?"5 "They put the taxpayers in a bag and pull them out." , A Krentzmann, L.: My, but she loves green! Krieger, lllorris: "If the climate in the Wlest should change would it affect the representation?" Civics Teacher: ! ! ! ! ! ! Kanzman, Helen: .lust watch her devour her Civics and her lunch in Room 115. There's a reason. La Barre, Nelson: "Der Knabe mit dem ewigen Lachelnfl Lang, Clara: "Oh, I detest school!'! Laater, Lydia: HI don't want to be knockedf' Levine, Bessie: Talks at the rate of sixty miles a minute. Levine, Joseph: He never knows his history until Miss T- calls on him. Levine, Rose: NVe'd love to know her big brother. Levine, Sophia: Cln Biologyj "Did you say romantic inflamma- tion of the heart?" Mr. P.- 'fWhy, no! Rheumatic!" Levinson, Abraham.' Hels an actor! 122 KNOCKS Lieberman, Sophia: Where does she get all that Huyler's chocolate? Lindner, Beatrice: A staunch believer in the "I should Worry" theory. Lipnitz, Ida: It's hard on Mr. Molbeck that Civics comes just after lunch. Livingston, Arnold: Are there any more High Schools in the city he can attend? McClintock, Dorothy: -"Oh, dear! So many study periods and nothing to study! " McConnell, Frances: Our daily 8:59 A.M. cyclone. McCormick, Beatrice: Sec Miss O'Reilly. M cCraclcen, H azel: Morris agrees With her. McCoy, Mercedes: The girl with the Hwee bit voicief' iWcDerinott, Anna: How she does study French,wduring the French period! McDowell, Helen.' 'KI Wonder why I'm not knockedf' Mclntee, Alice: Of mellifluous voice. McNevin, Marion: Cln a hoarse voicej HI canlt read my essay -I have a cold." Mahlstadt, Gertrude: Cln Room 203D f'May I have a penn? M arcus, Arthur: '!Buy some book covers-3 for 5." Matson, Corinne: 'll don't understand what 'Washing Cwater- ingj stocks, means." Mayerhofer, Dorothy: "l'll bet you five dollars you can't find a knock for me. No, I'll bet you a cent." M eany, Edna: "Congressmen are not responsible for what they say." M eltzer, Regina: The smile that never comes off. M enalcer, William: The exponent of tabloid speeches in elocu- tion. M eyer, Harry: A walking encyclopaedia. Michels, Anna: "I do not envy those who know more than Ig but I pity those who know less." lllirsky, Alexander: His principal pastimes-soccer and French. Moore, Fannie: "Oh, this termls a cinch! lim having more fun now than in all the other terms put together!" Morris, Harriet: Be it ever so humble, there is no place like theatre. Morrison, Lillian: Small, but oh! how dignified! Muller, Barbara: She's bashful, oh, my! but when started,- good-bye! illurphy, Katherine: UGeometry will be the death of me yet." 123 KNOCKS M yerson, J oseph: The insinuating schemer and polished politician. N agelberg, .Maryf Her only shortcoming is her size. Alllickerson, Louise: Though quiet on the surface, mirth bubbles wit in. OlReilly, Emily: Must be an angelic character. In spite of all the intimidation and coercion, no knock was forthcoming. Pecora, Natalie: Say, Nathdo you take French? Peltin, Joseph: See Fein. Pemsler, Samuel: Responsible for lots of semi-comedy in French. Pickett, Ralph: Wow! What iridescent footwear! Pierce, Elizabeth: If youlre not in sympathy with "The Cause," keep away from her! Plastow, Anna: The giggling girl. Plotkin, Harry: "Now Ilm class rep., but what am I going to do with my office?" Polokoff, M innie: Even the virtuous must be knocked. Powell, William: "A standing committee is a committee without seats." Rappaport, .Matilda: Why those soft conversations with the Biology professor? Reeb, Angelica: See Miss 0'Rei.lly. Randall, Jeannette: A very pheasant for style. Repath, Jllildred: So partial to that perky bow of red. Ringen, Florence: Loves the elocution period! Robinson, George: He doesn't give anyone time to say f'Let George do it!" Rodnick, Herman: About the spring a pome I'll write, But will the Board accept?--Not quite! Rosenblitm, Ben Cin study hallj: Slumber sweetly, sleeping infant, Lu, Lu, Lullaby. Rosenfeld, Rose: Her angel-cake is light enough to fly. Rothschild, Ethel: Our up-to-the-minute modiste. Rudolph, M ary: Responsible for the shortage of eclaires during second lunch. Sajian, Sylvia: Ctranslating Vergilj "Helen left me these Qwoundsj as souvenirs." Saltaformaggio, J CPaying class duesl 'KI want to be a sport. Here's fifty centsf' Saperstein, Fannie: See Miss Polakoff. Sanlpaugh, Lincoln: His name always creates a sensation. Saunders, Madge: How eulogies on the football team fascinate her! 124 KNOCKS Schapiro, Rose: "No one can knock me." Schifter, B.: We can't knock him. Sehoder, Emily: Chemistry is second nature to her. Schulman, Henrietta: f'Oh, dear! Girls, I wonder if I'll have to bring my brother to the class dance." Schultz, David: Schultz this, Schultz that, and Schultz the other thing. Schultz, J oseph: "Point of order, Mr. Chairman, point of order!" Schultz, May: CTranslating F renchj "There were also many collegians in vacancyfl Schwartz, David: Our legerdemainiac+A Black Art-ist. Sherman, Lillian: Wake up Priscilla! You'll miss your funeral some day. Siegel, Levi: How he likes the Latin period! Silberman, Abraham: See Shifter! Stlliman, Joseph: Poor boy! They won't allow him to drop German! Smith, Elsie: "I'm just crazy about Missln Smith, Ralph: His favorite subject is Solid Geometry. Solcolower, Peter: CAftcr searching the dictionary for two periodsj "Please, Miss Hathaway, how canI find the meaning of the word "supinely?" Solomon, Samuel: '!Is peroxide cheaper in the summer time?" Stein, Florence: Our future secretary for Miss Van der Smissen. Strongin, Abr.: Does he take IV French? Tarantous, Martha: She comes early, yet late. Tecotsky, Libbie: Too bad the ever present bow must give way to a Senior's dignity. Thibou, Thelma: Has acquired the habit of Regents' Drawing exams. Thompson, Mary.' See Miss O'Reilly. Tottis, Olga: Why has she taken to talking French during the football season? COui-ouilb . Turchinsky, George: CSpeaking for Workmans' Compensation Actj "And the poor man lost two of his legsf' Vallely, Hazel: "I don't like Burns' poetry, because-" Van Cook, ill ary: "Oh, dear! I havenlt done my Latin." QBut hear her in class.j Van Der Smissen, L.: Our future secretary. Jeter, Vinetta: Is it Vinetta Jeter, or Jeter Vinetta? Voltmer, Elsie: The Candy Kid. 125 KNOCKS Walsh, Norma: Some class to her typewritten Regents' read- ings! Wlebber, Louis: One voice he likes to hear, Which voice is always near. Wechsler, S.: Hard to find clothes to Ht him. Weinstein, Pearl: Her language is too copious for our dominion of comprehension. W inship, M abel: "Faultily faultlessf' W ischhusen, H Why that sudden craze for athletics? Wolf, Josephine: f'Oh, I hope she Won't call on nie!" Wynne, Pauline: One day potato chips were missing from her lunch! lil? , ELLQ1 w g- -Y LI S HIZKIIDUJIZUQIIIBIU We desire to make grateful acknowledgment to our advertisers, Who, by their kindly assistance, have made this book possible. We hope that Whenever opportunities arise for pupils to show their ap- preciation of this interest and support they will cordially respond. 126 The competent grazlualed Dental Surgeon receives the qnickesl returns of income and has the rnosl independent life of any professional career. NEW YORK COLLEGE OF DENTISTRY 1914- 1915 49th COLLEGIATE YEAR INFIRMARY COURSE-June 9th to September 26th, 1914. fOptional and Freej LECTURE SESSION-September 28th, 1914, to June Sth, 1915. CObIigatory.D For admlsslon, prelxmmaryh educatlon I 1 m and other requxrements Wflte for a uno cement, ADDRESS ALL COMMUNICATIONS T0 New York College of Dentistry 205-207 EAST 23RD STREET, - - - NEW YORK, N. Y. E. A. FAULHABER ,,, Wm. 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