Morton Junior College - Pioneer Yearbook (Cicero, IL)

 - Class of 1942

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, X .XB 4. Ny ky W 55-N' GSL X, N' ef' O BSI' x X V QW ,fo K 9' ,JV ifw f 1 Nj 'VJ 4fla.L f' , W,-' f J ' I I, Mr, JXLJ1-3fOlthe outdoors, we hove little ot M. C. Around L L' 3 ' , I 1 ei city crowds, close-poclced buildings, busy W-'ij , streets, smolce ond lights ond noise.. l-lere we L' I Alkd-'V' X films V, ' exist, but it is not here that we reolly live. l'loli- . - U W. doys, weelcends, ond summer Find us escoping to lin PM A-fl ,r uv! the woods ond Fields, ond hills ond lolces, to see the ' f- "' I 1 J! Y. horizon, to breathe cleon oir, to cleor the clutter f"'J'J J! A from our minds. " P . , - ' 'I . But more thon escope, we Find in the outdoors f -' Mfr gt fexemplilicotion ol elevoting concepts, ol liberty, WQJMFMV I I of the sonctity of humcin personolity, on opprecio- 'L ' I 4' , . tion of noture, o love of notive lond. iff f Y ' V' ' .. f ,J M, ff .f -if me fb Q07 J ov, f 4f" Mme hope that this yeorboolc, in o smoll woy, hos M -C yy ' w cought this spirit ol the outdoors ond will help sus- W- i , A' If toin it through the times ol triol ond strife ahead. . - v-,L M FZ . ' .f,fU"3 K ' J W 0 1,2 L 4 . 1712, Editor in Chief 4 47 at Lf Z If 7 EDWARD A. KARASEKW ,LW who Business Nlonoger X W W j Aff, MERRILL SHEPRO photogrophy Editor 7 U ' U EK ' t'?EEft5liEF Z 7 ,W MW, ? IRVIN sTuDNEYf7fV7 . ,Lu Art Editor 4,11--Y 4,0-cA..v. ,al fC1,bZfLfoa,, Arg , N? 4942. noneev L 4 UW' - Q ja,,A,,.zL,4.vcZ YEARBOOK OF MORTON JUNIOR ,COLLEGE cicERo, ILLINOIS K Maw vo-nuME vu AM Mi M sfijfgisi, 5 C . 8.00112 ., 3 3 Q if Q .f 31 t'ffT5:7'f if Yi vm' W , . 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MAC LEAN It was a happy thought on the part ol the editors ol the T942 Pioneer to pervade it with the rustic theme. ,lust as, HBreathes there a man with a soul so dead that never to himself hath said, llhis is my own, my native land,m so an individual has never lived who has not talcen time to enjoy and appreciate the beauty ol the world vve live in. The vvorld, as it is, need not be 'ltoo much with usi' il we spend more time, both actually and vicariously, vvith the simple, real things ol lile as our lorebears did. Those vvho went before us loved this country and were ready and willing to Fight lor it because they really lcnevv it. There are still plenty ol places and opportunities to l4novv our country as God made it. lalcing advantage ol these opportunities should be a part ol the education ol every American. Ulfind hearts are more than coronets, And simple faith than Norman bloodf, W. P. MQCLEAN PAGE 6 oavb 4' 0 bucafion Mr. George Petru President Richard W. l-loltman Secretary Charles Nowal4 Mr. Edward W. Chodl Mr. A. M. janecelc Qne of the pleasant experiences that comes to the president ol the hoard ol education oi Sterling Morton l-ligh School and junior College is the opportunity to examine carefully the products ol the talents and slqills ol stuoents in school. The Finest example is the Pioneer ol Morton junior College. It is a happy combination ol the spirit ol youth, the judgment of early adulthood, and the promise ol maturity. Each year when l read it l add to my thanlcs lor America, my gratitude for the sound common sense, sympathy, and understanding ol the youth ol America, The 1942 Pioneer with its rustic theme is especially pleasing to a Ucountry gentlemanli who has always loved the simple things ol lile and has spent much time in the Woods and Fields. R W, l-lottman President, Board ol Education Administrative Assistants W. C. STONE Business Manager A. P. MQQPE Assistant Superintendent 5, 1?- PAGE 7 -- -- 1 PAGE 8 WALTER B. SPELMAN, 1885-1941 Dean of Morton junior College 1924-1941 l-lis Wastl1e energy that made tlwe dream of Morton ,lunior College reality. l-lis was tlie untlagging labor tlwat guided tlwis institution tlurougli ditticult formative years, tlirouglw depression, tlwrouglw years of growing world turmoil. l-lis was tlie voice ever raised to defend and promote Morton. l-lis was tlie vvord tliat lweartened and encouraged, tl1atspol4e vvitlw understanding and vvisdom. l-lis vvas the lwand ever extended in aid and comfort. l-lis was tlwe service that enriched, that opened nevv horizons to a lwost vvno came in Contact vvitlw liim. No marble sliaft or vvorld-commending elegy is raised to lwim. But a monument, lar more lasting, a living one, exists. 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To do so requires training in our schools and colleges, practice in shops and oFFices, and service oF a high order among our Fellow men. ln Washington's day young men were sent to Europe to get training at the Famous universities. ln Lincoln's time a vvell- rounded education required degrees From our rank- ing Eastern colleges, but today vve Find in our own community the opportunity to acquire much oF that training in the junior college. l'lere in the class- room may be had the information necessary as a basis For clear thinking. ln our many clubs and social activities is provided opportunity For practic- ing the principles vve have learned. Cn the Fields and courts oF inter-collegiate competition, courage and good sportsmanship are developed. Verily the Frontier of opportunity is today Found in our very midst at Morton Junior College. WALTER S. POPE PAGE 'IO Rustic liFel Why, on the edge of one oF the Worlds great cities in the vvar-torn year oF 1942, have you taken this theme For your book? You have nevertaken anything remotely like it before. All over our country we are aware that minds are thinking thoughts they have never thought beFore. We Americans and especially vve city people vvho have valued material prosperity so highly, have made getting and spending such a major part oF our lives, now have other aims beside which the earlier ones seem trivial and meaning- less. The complexities oF liFe, achievements by vvhich we have measured a nation's greatness, have betrayed us, have made the Far Flying airplane and the explosive to rock our world. From these complexities we turn to the simplicities of liFe-the rural virtues-the reality and innocence and beauty and Freshness oF this green earth. May your yearbook long remind you oF this instinctive direction oF your thought in the year T942 j. GRACE WALKER C79 714-is-1.v K OFFICE STAFF xt vv' .4-F cf-xrHEi2iNE Bowrs wr vu- Q' v-"P.,v"ie'WT Secreta ry Q-'-"' ' c.3""'A FLORENCE SOMMER Secretary Tk. M.. f Aird, C. C. Geology-Geography Almer, A. T. Rhetoric-English Literature. Ames, M. M. Director of Social Sciences Austin, 1. M. Personnel Director Bell C. Languages Blaha, L. M. Director of Music Burnette, P. Head Librarian Callahan, C. Physical Education. Clem, A. M. Physics. Crum, F. B. Chemistry. Del .V a ,J . 0' Director of Commerce. 3. Doalc, W. F. Distributive Education. Ellis, M. Botany-Zoology. Falls, M. L. Rhetoric. Farber, J. O. Accounting. Fariss, C. D. Social Science. Fencl, G. S. Physical Education. Fette, L. l'l. Director of Orthopedic Department. PAGE 11 LIBRARIANS V. Brown E. Daccardo V. Feres M. l.. Spinlc l PAGE 19 Finlayson, D. Engineering. Finley, H. H. Rhetoric. French, F. Education. Gaarder, G. Commerce. Haberman, C. H. Music. Hale, R. M. Social Science Hansen, l'l. F. Chemistry LambeH,hA.!X. Secretarial. Lang, l.. M. Rhetoric. Martin, W. F. Social Science. Moore, A. R. Director of Natural Science Morgan, F. C. Languages. Nauman, H. Chemistry. Pope, F. Education. Pope, W. S. Statistics-Education. Reid, M. A. Public Speaking Richards, W. A. Director of Mathematics. Richer, M. Home Managementj ADDITIONAL FACULTY J. Patras, Chemistry R. M. Perry, Acting Director of Languages M. Leonard, Assistant to Deon ol Women M. M. Young, l'lome Nursing Roise, P. L. Director of Industrial Arts. Royse, B. Social Science. Sahlin, H. T. Law-Accounting. Shelley, P. C. . Zoology-Genetics-Anatomy. Sherwood, M. R. Physical Education. Smith, A. E. Physics. Smith, A. L. Social Science Stevenson, C. Art. Thomas, E. l'l. Physics. Todd, l'l. G. Rhetoric-English Literature. Tuclcer, A. N. Mathematics. Tuclcer, G. L. Secretarial. Uehren, E. Director of l-lome Management. Vrba, l. Director of Languages. Walker, J. G. Director of English. White, l'l. Mathematics. Ziebell, N. A. Director of Physical Education. PAGE 13 anb in A I-bfev vein . . . uni two hydrogens Pope muses over Football Playboy ot rest Some ossistonce They go to the games The strategist Now consider Keats Parlez vous francais Assignment for tomorrow' How many cuts? Faculty on Firedrill PAGE 15 X QM 1 AL siyiI 'Jiwii G.. .ww ,ffwuvil Jr, if l I X' , 1 vjkff 3' a ,'1,'5L5ff i Q VICTORY Ujnwicafions Czageubar Clubs Edited by ALICE CQRCQRAN -f gi K nl' 5 I , , s 3 ' 7 . 'Q " I 'tl' SQL! if E? E KX: mn fp 1 ' 3 5 f Z' -1 ' M uf' VK Q N I -lg' J : Q :Tl ' I 5 N y x . V ' 1 , :I 2 -.3 2 y fy Y xeq :J 5 am ' all ll W' 5 N Z g 5 ff f PAGE 'i fubeni- FIRST SEMESTER Lciwrence Tollenciere Choirmon Five students ore ot the heod ol the government ol Morton ,lunior College. Three sophomores and two Freshmen, they ore oppointed ond elected by Deon Pope ond the student body ot the beginning of eoch semester. Closely ollied ond helping them ot cull times is the student cabinet composed of the closs otlicers ond the presidents ol the vorious college orgonizotions. Twice monthly, the Council met with the student cobinet ond Deon Pope to decide coming events such os ossemblies, donces, ond money oppropriotions, The budget proved to be quite o toslc since the ovoiloble lunds were cut ond demonds remained os greot os those of post yeors, if not greoter. George Vegefke Edvvord Koroselc Le Verne Suvg l.o Verne Suvo Chorloine Scott Bill Best Secretory Chorloine Scott Secretory Robert l'lol'lmon I Ou11Ct SECOND SEMESTER Roger Johnston Chairman Committees were selected tor homecoming, and the Christmas seal drive was also under the sponsorship of the Councils Qne of the biggest events was the annual Open House held May 'l, which was under the direction of the various Council members. The Council also vvas in charge of the ticket sales forthe special Morton junior College Concert conducted by Mr. Blaha. During the First semester Lawrence C'l'ollyD Tollenaere was the versatile leader and master ot ceremonies at the assemblies, ably assisted by Charlaine Scott, Secretary, George Vosatl4a, LaVerne Suva, and Robert l"lotlman. Roger Mlohnston emerged victorious as president ol the second semester with Bill Best as Secretary. lfdvvcird Karasek, Charlaine Scott, and l.aVerne Suva comprised the other members. Homecoming Snalce Dance Mortie-Christmas Seal Panther PAGE 19 qw . V5 . -,.V 175, ' 3955. , W 'wi 'Q j ' ig W V , 44 p, Jai Eqm, Bow REBER Ga-are Q-...,,,-up Boa-amz Lnwmence Tmnennzuc U-JALLACE' Bccx , .vial ,nf mia fe,e,,3 4 1 fs- x V r A LVV. J'-.fy ij. 'ke was -s., qf-sri .3 0: - 'I V 'S 44045 at U - 'mm' :iz ': " Q 'X C 5 lj - , W I , lx , . gy "' 4 s. 7 I: 5 111, N: I Qi, R 55, 1" EL :SN "' if 9 I . "Af, X YZ I S 043 K mWJ: S+ N fa - My 3 ft JQQWH7 , -'I -7' " ' in. " QM penn Dzgpkxg qRCv1A"195 'G' 3 'it'-'1""' bdmmzo DR ff' W, Damon-w Cum Ca-mamma ITTIHANH X Homme LDRPD Dog 4 94 Comeau' wtf in Howord R. Rit up Edit ' yv'--OK,-2 Qne permonent, moteriol memory of M. C. is the yeorboolt-the PIONEER. This so importont volume holds between its covers ond on its poges the greot ond the incidentol, the fomilior ond the olmost elusive recollections of school. lt cherishes the memories of friends ond ocquointonces ond teochers ond clossmotes. l-lere con be found, cimong the scribbled witticisms ond well-wishes, the foces we hove long seen ond the ploces we hove long been. It will be more thon the printed poges of o boolc, it will be more thon ony stirring words, it will be more thon the countless pictures, it will be school, it will be life, The recorded deeds connot hope to reploce those that hove been experi- enced, but whot o color they con coll forthl Youth seeks ever the future ond strives for un-mode memory, oge loolts ot the post ond lceeps long-dormont hopes ond dreoms. The PIQNEER is o teoser. It teoses the mind ond stirs to reality the things pictured here. Before this boolc went to press, there wos ci moze of soles conferences, controcts, choice of personnel, plons, loyouts, ond triol ideos. Thot wos the embryonic beginning of o work which begon leisurely, but whose growth increosed both in mognitude ond size. As eoch deodline opprooched, the worlq become more involved until ot lost only detoils had to be cleoned up: the copy to be written over, the club officers to be identified, ond the pictures thot were to oppeor in certoin sections. All of these ond o thousond more things occupied the time of stoff members ond editors in those lost hectic hours. l'lere you hove the finished product. The editors, time for compiling the bool4 is over, your time for reoding it hos just begun, This boolc represents you ond what you hove done ot M, C. during the post yeor. lfoch signoture you find scrowled throughout the poges represents onother friendship mode during hoppy school doys. As you ond your clossmotes go forth to the vorious jobs ond coreers you hove chosen,there will olvvoys be one tongible memory thot you will tolqe with you-the i942 PIQNEER. PAGE 22 Edward Karaselc Merrill Shepro lrene Krenelc lrvin Studney Business Manager Photography Editor Copy Editor Art Editor Ray janota Alice Corcoran Drue Groth Robert Cervak Emil Pliclca Administration Activities Classes Sports Sports COPY WRITERS-Howard Ritzma, lrene Krenelq joan Meyer, Doris Monnette, paul Anderson, Elsie Poesner, Dolores johnson, jean l'lovorl4a, Lorraine Secreste, George Vosatka, james lintera, Raymond janota, Edward Karaselc, Howard Blank, Emil plicka, Babette Montgomery, joe Kosin. pl-lQlQGl2Al3l-lEl2S-August Danelc, Robert Klestil, Thomas Krippner, Mildred Vorliclcy, Myles Van Cara. lYplSlS-Catherine Wittmann, Marion Chaloupka. CAl2l0QNlSl-Bill Best. 4 Q .L .4 Tie V' f' f9f01'1' PAGE Q3 B XUS , ' E 1 A, .t - J EDITORS-IN-CHIEF ovfoh .1 -' T! E I N , . ,, 3 N xg V x I . 1. 'J F ' 4 , a S y 'nan xr N . K 'V 1 .if E r to ' 'V Eirst Semester I George Vosatlca Second Semester Charles Samec A WEEK WITH THE COLLEGIAN I.iIce cIarI4 clouds gathering in a blue sI4y, reporters, editors, sub-editors, and sub- sub-editors converge on the peaceful Collegian ottice-room Q50-when, as it always does alter Monday, comes Tuesday. This is the Big Day, a day of copy-read- ing, page layouts, ol strilcing things out and putting others in, of assignments handed in, of hair-tearing, and of hearing people mumble to themselves as they read. Thus a current Collegian davvns over the horizon ol student life. EDITORS FIRST SEMESTER Charles Samec Managing Editor Mildred Gajdos News Editor joan Meyer Literary Editor Lawrence Klima Sports Editor Robert Cech Business Manager Merrill Shepro Composition Editor Ida Wright Circulation Manager Carol Baker Qttice Manager PAGE 24 i uw' Danek Blank Klima Krippner Van Cura Cech Anderson Korous Tintera Best Ritzma Machala Roesner johnson Krenek Shepro Swan Krafka Monnette Mathieu Copy, which has been deposited on the editors table by writers and reporters, is snatched at greedily by copy-readers, editors, and everyone else. After final judgement has been passed, the accepted pieces go to designated places on various pages, headlines are produced by the editors, lines and letters are counted and recounted, and soon the pile of manuscript is ready for the publisher, the Berwyn Beacon. Wednesday passes silently. lhursday, the proofs come back from the Beacon office and are painstakingly gone over by proofreaders for mistakes and omissions. With forced calmness, the editors see the corrected proofs leave again for the Beacon. Qn Friday, clean sheaves of Collegians reach the school and are distributed to the students on the campus. But, for the editors, each Thursday is only another milestone to be passed, for they know that for Tuesday, just ahead, new assignments must be made and new problems met. Softly the door of room Q50 closes behind them . . , EDITORS SECGND SEMESTER Bill Best Managing Editor Dolores johnson Co-News Editor james Tintera Co-News Editor Robert Cech Business Manager Dorothy Wright Literary Editor George Korous Sports Editor Lewis Smith Circulation Manag Joe Odehnal Qffice Manager PAGE E25 GI' 5. V- x P' r xl.xQ.FAkhw,m-f Nfdvvgvqrhlvbhq 1 -..IX , J .,, ' my V., to N . WEL. ' XX M ...5'V-f T 'gb Xyfybk x X5 'VJMX . -f' iffy fn ,. A-P Q K. fa Mrpf xx'-' RN -' 'XF' f,ff-Q Eoiioia 1 v-4. gwalalewa Mft ASSCDCIATE EDITQPS Eirst Semester Second Semester lrene Krenelc Dorothy Wright Joe Kovondo Lowrence Klimo 'Walh- PAGE Q6 Eirst Semester Fred Wunder EDITCR Second Semester Lciurel Bouton THE EMBLEM lVl. Cfs own mcxgozine, the Emblem, ond the newest of student publicotions is published twice yeorly, Since the First edition wos printed, the Emblem hos grown much in literory volue ond content, if not in size. At the present time copies of this mogci- zine ore sent to colleges ollover the United Stotes. Worlc on this publicotion storts eorly in the semester when notices ore put up for contributions. Long before the mogcizine reciches the students, the editor ond his cissistonts hove to plon the loyout, color scheme, ond type of cirticles desired. Once the literory productions ol the students ore sub- mitted from the vorious rhetoric closses ond indi- viduols, the stoFl begins the tedious job of reading the selections ond mciking their choices os to whot should oppecir in the Fincil edition. To be ci con- tributor to the Emblem is the height ol literory cichievementcit M. C. Eoch yecir Miss M. L. Eolls ond Mr. A. T. Almer give their time, ettort, ond cooperotion to help molte this concise boolclet the Fine success it is. This yeor the themes of the editions were Amer- ico ond potriotism. Topics were represented in story, essciy, ond poem. Although the First edition deolt chiefly with stories ond essciys, ond the second edition primcirily with poetry, throughout both there could be found the best etlorts ol the students. All contributors hcid their personolities reveoled, not only through their writings, but by thumbnoil slcetches which oppeored ot the end ol the boolclet. 9? Q me PUBLIC PRESS an Dolores johnson Doris lvlonnette -lean l'-lovorlca ,gg lrene Krenelt Muriel Kremslce Marie Krallqa The objective of the public Press Stall is to acquaint the public and our parents and friends with the standards of the school and to bring to them the up-to-date news ol M. C. Each weelc articles ol interest about the college could be found in the Cicero Life, Berwyn Lite, Berwyn Beacon, and Cicero News. Bi-monthly meetings were held in Mr. Popeis ollice, so the reporters could have Hnews previewsn as well as "news reviewsn. Each statl member had personal contact with the editor ol his particular paper, and in this way was able to cooperate with him in rendering satisfactory service to the community and school. DIRECTORY No one had an excuse lor not having the name, address, or phone number of either NUC students or teachers, For all these data were to be Found in the college Directory, This much prized little orange and blue bool4 was sold for the nominal sum of Five cents by energetic ,lim lintera alter the compilers Doris Monnette, Marie Krallta, and Virginia Kuchta Finished their worlc. Fortunately, this boolc made its appearance early in November before the Prom. It helped Quite a bit. ! Doris lvlonnette Marie Krallca Compiler Compiler Virginia Kuchta James Tintera Compiler BusinessManager is i- 5 PAGEQ7 .iw X. lt X j gli Xa 3 it ,Q 5 ti.: "li .5 it - Wi uh! I J i ,Ay .L I ' A.-t 'di Q6 en' ' Martin Stilca Prochaslca Vandermar Vosatlca Sim Chalouplca Langner Krenek l-lejna PLAYERS GUILD Director M. A. Reid Ulhe playys the thingln was the cry ol this yearls thespian group as they began tryouts tor the various productions at M. Cfs theatrical seascn. "Eternal Lilel' by Fred Eastman was the play selected For the Christmas assembly. It vvas the story ol six people who were trapped in an air raid shelter lor three days and laced almost certain death, l-low they reacted to the situation ot almost inevitable death proved very interesting. Marian Chalouplca and l'lerbert Langner starred as Mary Bowman, a Widow and glohn l-lale her lather. The main attraction of the year was the staging ol Sam janneys H-lhe Blaclt Flamingon on Friday, March T3 with thirteen members in the cast ol this mystery thriller. lhis intriguing and romantic melo- drama had as its setting a lonely inn in France after the tall ot the Bastille. Deloris Argianas, lrene Krenelt, and l-lerbert Langner were cast in the leading roles. Much credit goes to Miss Mollie Ann Reid who has vvorlced long and hard each year to produce entertaining plays ol a high caliber. "ETERNAL LIFE" BY EOSlflTlCJl'1 PAGE Q8 ht P. Members of the Orchestra from Left to Right- Krase, Martin, Winter, Van Cura, Krippner, Kolar Kalal, jurinak, Tintera, Conductor Shepro, C e , Feltgen, Cernohouz, Secreste, Zahour, ar y Eilipialc, Wright. MERRILL SI-IEPRO, CONDUCTOR BER ORCHESTRA 14 This year saw the birth and blossoming forth oi the First active orchestra that the college has ever nown. The Morton junior College Chamber Qrchestra, uncler the oble direction ol Merrill Shepro, com- pleted a very successful season as one ol the most active organizations in the school. During the year it presented three assembly programs and played for the operetta, the college play, ancl the annual Qpen l-louse. lts twenty members gathered once each Weelc to rehearse their repertoire and play the music oi the masters, sharing a half hour ol enjoyment. Seeking to perpetuate its vvorl4 the orchestra has leit on permanent File in the music department re- corclings of its music, Conductor-Merrill Shepro. Violin-l-lenry lfolar, concertmaster, james lfalal, Robert Martin, Myles Vancura. Viola-Edvvarol jurinalc. Violoncello-Rose Cernohouz, Doris Carey, lda Wright. Harp and Piano-Florence Krase. ' S ste, Evelyn Sheite. ' Vcha, joseph Filipialc, Robefzt lalejna. ' t r. Flute-Lorraine ecre l'l nry Feltgen, Bennie 1 ' F h Horn-Grace in e Clarinet-Leonard Zahour, e T' tera. Trombone-Thomas Krippner, renc PAGE C29 Cornet-james in V i if-7-5 l l il V I " l The hour was late when the curtain Fell on lVl.j.C.,s ,CLR V 1942 musical production, Rombergis Hlhe Desert Songni i but the audience scarcely noticed that time had been i passing. Generous applause and demands for encores i g' 0 had punctuated an evening of brilliant vocal work, , i 0776 grand dramatics, and enticing dancing. Even a levy ' scenic mishaps had failed to detract from the near- l professional performance ol the principals, supporting A cast and chorus. The successful production and favor- qf' able audience response vvas a Fitting culmination to l months ol vvorl4 by the students and Director l-laberman. f 627 CP QD By Sigmund Romberg The Red Shadow Margot Gen. Birabeau Clemenlina Bennie Susan Capt. Fontaine Sid el KCI Azuri Ali Ben Ali Hcissi gi 2 T E1 l l THE CAST Mindor, a Rift lribesman Sid el Kar, Lieutenant of Riifs Hassi, Riff Leader . . Hadji, a Moroccan farmer , Neri, his wife . , The Red Shadow . . Benjamin Kidd, a journalist Azuri, a native dancer . Lieut. La Vergne, Foreign Legion . Robert Cervak Sgt. De Boussac, Foreign Legion . Bill Chambers Capt. Paul Fontaine ...- Robert l'lYf"9l4 Susan, secretary to Bennie . . Lorraine Secreste Edith, her friend . . . . jeanne Reinhardt Margot Bonvalet, guest of Birabeau . Ruth Stuchlilc General Birabeau, Governor , . George Hejna Clementina, Spanish dancer . , Dorothy Wright Ali Ben Ali, RiFf Leader . . . john Kisly Guards , . William Buchman, Allan Ginter MEN'S CHORUS Dominick Petraitis Arthur Sim Thomas Pletcher Robert Cech james Dulce Walter Kopsa Irvin Studney MOROCCAN DANCERS Catherine Wittman Margaret Mlsna La Verne Lebduslca La Verne Froula The Desert Song Calling . Robert MacGill . . Howard Ritzma . Bud Martin . Allan Ginter Winifred Cisar . Keith Smejlcal . Ray janota . Deloris Argianis Lorraine Lebduska Virginia Gilmore joan Meyer Lucille Hummel Pianissimo WOMENS CHORUS Lucille Wein Mildred Vorliclcy Portia Rawers Verna Peterson Dorothy Kacena Mary Pukys Ruth Honzalc Dolores Ried Ann Griffin SPANISH DANCERS Stage Management . . . Elaine Mathieu Loretta Clish Dancing - jolyce ViIetaA Miss M. R. Sherwood, Marilyn Bebber, Clarice Daley Q7Al'cEEdMXg2r2!TlgY 'fj i Orchestra ...., Merrill Shepro Alice Qomorcn fi' Accompanist Anthony Malca Millcmaid Part ol the Harem The Mysterious Fireplace THE BLACK FLAMINGCD The presentation of "The Black Flamingon by the M. C. playeris Guild on Friday, March 13 established one more hit in the history of dramatic advancement at Morton. This play was the result ol months of study and practice and very able directing by Miss Mollie Ann Reid. Looking at it from the actors' angle, the play will be remembered for its dress rehearsal that lasted until 5 -A.M.D, empty pockets fthe cast matched pennies during rehearsalsb, and a late evening busi- ness ata local hamburger concern. Thrilled Engarde Thrust THE l-lerbert Langner lrene Krenek Deloris Argianas Marion Chaloupka Bert Vandermar Edward Sticlca Milada l3rochasl4a Bud Martin joseph Kosin Arthur Sim Miles Beran Raymond xlanota Bob MacGill THE MOB-VILLAGERS Bette Bartos Dorothy Veague Mattie Choice Dorothy Fergrieve Pobert l-lejna Robert Martin Patricia Eavrow Victor Grig Florence Kerbec AST Cagliostro Diane De l.ussac Clotilde Charlotte De Lussac Eugene De l.ussac Francois De Lussac Madame Bodier Bodier Bourienne Gavroche Trigaud l3opo Bossange Across the lootlights the audience saw only the Finished product. They will long remember the ellective scenery, the strange Fireplace, and the portrayals of l-lerbert Langner, as the mysterious Cagliostrof Deloris Argianas as Clothilcef and lrene Krenel4 as Diane. The supporting cast ol Bud Martin, gloe Kosin, Milada prochaslca, Miles Beran, Edward Stilca, Bert Vandermar, Marion Chalouplca, Pay janota, Art Sim, and Bob MacGill all played a part in malcing the production the hit it Was, It would be best to retire On the defensive l'leaven is lwere . . . you are, too . . . glowing eves and smiles . , . sparlding lauglwter . . . Flowers lor m'laoy . . . Will Back and ten men . . . sweet music: . . . Nancy Aslnvvortlsi . . . sweet song . . . Grand lvlarcln led by Beclcond Luetzovv. . .stars and blue' inside . . . snovv and vvlwite vvitliout vvl1o's lie? T H E F A L L . . . golly, she loolcs svvelll . . . tuvt and tails . . but lwanosome . . . sill4 and cliillon . . . rustle and svvislw . . . scliool forgotten . 4 , joy over all . . . P R Q M E N A D E ?F?iZgE'?5 j uiiflllgflillinflV?'ZSfige'pgO2lZiE PAGE 34 Filled . . . double, triple dates . . . vvliere to? . . . seeos lor memories . . . Faculty dresses . . . AND dancesl . . . lull lwouse . . . foyer loecomes lovely lounge . . . easy chairs . . . lernery . . , see you . . . a vvonderlul time . . . lwopes lullilled . . . davvn atVVl'1ite Castle . . DON BULAT, GEN, Cl-lRM, WALLACE BECK, GEN Cl-lRM Fall Prom Bid ' FALL PROM COMMITTEES Publicity Roger johnston, Chrm. La Verne Suva joe Kosin George Vosatlca Decorations Mildred Gajdos, Co-Chrm. Bill Best, Co-chrm. Don l-lane Charlaine Scott Music Dominic Petraitis, Co-chrm. Bill Chambers, Co-chrm. Lorraine Secreste Invitations je-anne Reinhardt, Chrm. 3 ii Programs Alice Corcoran, Chrm. Babette Montgomery Bert Vandermar Cleanup Willard Drulcker, Co-chrm. Harold Eortner, Co-chrm. Work Bob Boehme, Chrm. Bill Albaugh Allan l-liggins SPRING PROM COMMITTEES Publicity Edward Karaselc, Chrm. Mattie Choice lrene Krenel4 Spring Prom Bid Decorations Emil Pliclca, Chrm. jeanne Reinhardt Vlasta Martinec Marian Chalouplca Robert Du Mont Music Delores Argianis, Chrm Ruth Stuchlik james Kalal Programs lrvin Stuclney, Chrm. l-loward Ritzma Dorothy Clish Cleanup Art Sim, Chrm. Work Victor Orig, Chrm, FIRST SEMESTER SOCIALS Tl-IE MIXER-September Q6 i AND New laces and old . . . prevailing inlormality . . . renewed acquaintances . . . summer- vacation tallc . . . warmth of Sept. and warmth oi Friends . . . hot music, too . . . great-to-be- baclc . . . FROSI-l DANCE-Cct. 18. Neophytes step outand dress up cal. . . beginners, luclf, and itis good . . . soph stagline watch lrosh jive . . . acquaintances beginning to be Friends . . . who's that new man? HALLQVVEEN-Nov. 'l. Superman to l'-litler . . . South Seas . . . catty women , . . corn, both stallc and tallc . . . guessing who's who and awaiting results . . . cider and donuts . . . lull moon . Cl-ll2lS'lMAS-Dec. 'l3. Merry Christmas atmosphere . . . ice and snow and Christmas tree . . . Conga into the hall and baclc . . . vacation near . . . last minute hints . . . gifts ol Friendship, good cheer, and joviality mistletoe in use . . . holly in lull bloom . . . l-lappy New Year, too . . . GLCQM Cl-lASEl?-,la n. 223. Finals Finally Finished . . . an A or a C? . . . lorget worl4 . . . letis dance . . some laces missing . , . new laces otler compensation . . . whatd you get in Rhet? . . another semester . . .more worlq. . .more socials. . . fngsff-fg gfjf X 1 WE DANCED V! A 3 f X ,Q 1 -X 1, N. f , 1 Y SECOND SEMESTER SCCIALS FOTO FPOLIC-Eeb. 6. Julre box . . . interruptions lor club pictures . . . club advisors . . . Flasln bulbs . . , running up and down . . . live cents a picture . . . lnome early . . . VALENTINES DAY-Feb. 13. l-learts and Flowers . . . sweetlwearts on parade . . . "She Said No" . . continuous dancing . . . sparse crowd . . . Friday, the 'l3tl1 . . . only good luclc . . . BACKWARD DANCE-March 7. ltis upto you, girls . . , pansy and sweet pea corsages . . . vegetables . . . gayety . . . grand attendance . . . wliy did Mary aslc aloe? . . . women did tlwe obvious this time . . . where are you going? . . . Victory decorations . . . patriotism plus . . . notlwing baclcward about girls . . . KIDS PARTY-March 28. Gurgle, gurgle, goo . . . Eauntleroy collars . . . slworter skirts tlian ever . . . jump ropes . . marbles . . . athletes in lcniclfers . . . lollypops . . . squirt guns . . . matclwing bloomers . . Alu, youtlwl . . . lwas young, once . . BARN DANCE-April '18, Swing your pardners . . . sliootin' irons . , . corn predominant . . . ginglsiams . . . overalls girls' gym . . . bales ofliay. . . wagon wheels . . .sauare dances . . .do-si-do . . . roll your own. . . 7, 7,7 ,,, ,, ,, ,, ASSEMBLIES PAGE 38 Announcements Kms LANE K. NEWBERRY OUR VICTORY SONG l-lere We are with hearts of courage singing Mortonxs lame, When We cheer her on the Field, she Wins in every game. Baclcing Mortonls honor We will crush the enemy. Lead us Morton, on to battle and to victory. Eight on for Morton, loyal and true Carry her standards high, Proud of her colors, orange and blue, l-learl4en to our battle cry-Youl Pahl Rahl Dear Alma Mater we sing of thy praise, True sons and daughters We, Lead us, we praythee, through all our days, Morton, hail to theel Chief Eagle Plume Ouiz Kids FIRST SEMESTER ASSEMBLIES SEPTEMBER is Auditorium resplendent after long-needed cleaning . . . Dean Pope introduced . . . welcomes , . . a minuteofsilenttribute to DeanSpelman.. . . SEPTEMBER 19 Stuchlik . . . Smejkal . . . Secreste . . . Van Cura . . . Hynek . . . indications ofa year of musical talent. OCTOBER 3 Lane K. Newberry . . . American art , . . baseball awards . . . introduction of newly elected officers . , . OCTOBER 17 Chief Eagle Plume . . . drums . . . dances . costumes . . . an eye-opener into indian psychology . . . . . . and marriage with Millie Zelenka as Squaw . . . OCTOBER 24 Walter Lee Morgan . . . pretty big for our idea of a page . . . inside info onthe workings of Congress . , . OCTOBER 31 Doris Eaton Mason . . . sculptress . . . joe Filipiak gets busted . . . NOVEMBER 7 Margot Koche dance group . . . Edwin Karhu, tenor . , audience "ohs" and "ahs" at brilliant costuming , . NOVEMBER 28 Football champs get their rewards . . . and the letter- women too . . . some thought the Red Cross movies were propaganda. . .butthatwas before Pearl Harbor . , . DECEMBER 5 Alumnus Rubino puts his group through its paces. DECEMBER 12 Generous applause greets premiere concert of the M. C. Chamber Orchestra . . . preview of the coming operetta. DECEMBER 19 The traditional Christmas play . . . "Eternal Life" by Eastman. jANUARY 30 Rollicking informality reigns . . . Chamber Orchestra plays . . . freshmen introduce themselves as just "Bob", "AndyH, "Marge". SECOND SEMESTER ASSEMBLIES FEBRUARY 6 Miss Walker's colorful films of the West . . . poetry and Scenery in harmony. FEBRUARY 20 A stuffy subject comes to life . . . John O. Moyer of Field Museum describes work of taxidermist. FEBRUARY Q7 Panel discussion of our country's defense during war time , . . Students air their views . . . MARCH 6 The Master Singers entertain . , . "Who Built de Ark" . . .Light opera . . .musicalcomedy. . , MARCH Q0 Mr. Blaha . . . "V for Victory" symphony . . . Beeth- oven's Fifth . . , Not polite to clap between movements students told . . , MARCH Q7 Commerce Club leads the way . . . "Take it or leave it" . . . defense stamps to winners . . . Mr. Aird . . . ChamberOrchestra, . ,patrioticsongs, . .Swan,Smejf kaI,StuchIik , . . APRIL 10 LaGrange Junior College comes to Morton . . . College Capers. . ,songs. . .dances. . ,girls. . .humor- ous skits . . , more dances . . . APRIL 17 Varsity Club affords audience many laughs . , . Take off on college events of the year . . . Big Ten trophies , . , APRIL 24 Women not outdone by men . . . crazy antics . . . humor again takes the lead . . . MAY 8 h Saddle Club performs . . , horses and more horses . . t ri s . . . MAY 15 Johnson Brothers , . . Snake-Charmers , . . MAY 22 Deep River Singers . . . Songs of the Old South . , that the way Stephen Foster is supposed to sound without a swing band .... Hot Mikado PAGE 39 I K 'x ,WV 5fpi'l'x' ,, f" r f UH ' ji 'RX XY RB Lv ' H!! . i' All uk I!! 5 I? hifi x 1, inwvtx i' l Iv ix ' ' 'I if?" fa A 2 It J f I WU . over the counter ol the cashiers office The typical greeting at the close of vacations past was, i'Where did you go?, but this year it was more, "Where did you Worlc?H Baclc from Ceco, Western, Diesel, and countless other lac- tories and ottices came M. Cys student body, richer in experience as Well as Finances. As lor Finances, some of it passed over the counter ot the cashiers otlice exchanging worlc experience lor a semester of school experience. John Q. Morton votes. VACATION DAYS WERE OVER Student apathy in the primary election was no indication of the white-hot contests which develop- ed in the Finals. And when that excitement had subsided, the Women at the college held their annual Big Sister Tea. l-lere the formal process of malcing Friends went on amid Fliclcering candles, gleaming silver, and the Flashing ofthe skillfully wielded calcelcnile. , . the slcillfully wielded calce-lmife PAGE 40 HOMECOMINC5 We have a good team The tang of autumn brings football, football means Homecoming with no exception at Memories become bright at the thought ol snal4e dances around a huge Flaming bonfire at 3'lst and East, with tlqe air Filled with cheers, college songs, ditties, and the laughter of carefree youth. Last minute pep tallcs by teammates and coaches, then more songs, cheers and dances. The activities olthedayofthe game began witha parade ol15 highly decorated and sign-bedeclced orange and blue cars which traveled through . . . ci huge Flaming bonfire. Berwyn's streets amidst much horn blowing to arrive Finally at the Field just before the Wright- lVlorton game got underway. As an added attrac- tion, the homecoming committee sold balloons ot orange and blue. perfect football weather, an excellent team, a gigantic crowd and a Final score of 19-O in favor of the Morton Panthers, an impromptu parade and least-thus was marked the end of a perfect home- coming for M, C . . . sign-bedeclced orange and blue cars. Mm- . mm3'1f PAGE 41 Qsnxwvswvl M. C. Gridiron Heroes ol 1941 HAMPICDNS AND A FEAST M. cfs sport activities furnished much ol the campus interest throughout the semester. The grid heroes of 1941 lcept the college agog with their leats ol prowess in bringing Morton its First conference football title in almost a decade, which is longer than practically anyoneis memory, Mr. l-lale excepted. The applause that greeted the lellovvs at the assembly vvhen the awards were presented was only a traction of the enthusiasm lelt over this outstanding athletic victory. Delightful repast W. . ..e..14.-. . .... g 'ff ,W-M And then there vvas the annual Mother-Daughter banquet, when the women of M. C. treated their mothers to a least and a program and re- marlced more than once about how cute the boy- iriend lool4ed as he tattered under a load of dishes. Everyone, thoroughly enjoying the even- ingis lun, seemed to forget about Dad at home struggling vvith the can-opener and a container olbeans. Welcoming committee 1. Mm 'MW wuwifim X nf ,, PAGE 4Q The Joliet Hincidentn GOOD SPIRIT TO THE END... Nl. C displayed plenty ol good spirit throughout the year. Who will forget the riot at the joliet loaslcet- ball game, the surge of fighting spirit that charged through the campus the next day? And, of course, there was that annual gathering of good lellovvs, the Father and Son Banquet. Who will Forget the tributes paid there to "Spel',, the grand get-together, the sobering discussion of world atliars by Donald lVlcGibeny? That spirit ol ardent loyalty, wholehearted friendliness, and serious thought generated each year is the spirit that stays with every M. C student to the end. Speakers, table General view PAGE 43 MEN'S CLUB PAGE 44 The Mens Club Rooml Therein lie some of our fondest memories of M. C. Cmen's of courseb. Faces and facts will doubtlessly fade into uncertainty in the future, but the club room will always be remembered. Those brilliantly played chess and checlcer games bring baclc many memories. Nor shall the sound of the blaring radio or the sight of men sprawled on the furniture be easily for- gotten. And no one can forget the Christmas Rarty, when dolls and bows and arrows were in fashion. Yes, we'Il always remember the cilublroom, a combination library, lounge, ballroom, and recrea- tion a . Qnce again the Mens Club was socially active. The l-lalloween Dance and Barn Dance were sponsored by the fVlen's Club in addi- tion to the annual Father and Son Banquet. A number of men attended the Mother and Daughter Banquet but in the capacity of waiters. The club also gave a blanket to the most outstanding athlete and presented pins to the winning intramural sport teams. FIRST SEMESTER WILLARD DRUKKER President ARTI-ILIR TQIVIAN Vice President RAYMCDND lVlcCAl:l:REY Secretary I-IARQLD ECRTNER Treasurer SECOND SEMESTER WILLIAM CHAMBERS Rresident ROBERT BQEI-IME Vice President LAWRENCE KLIMA Secretary RGBERT SQLICEK Treasurer if is the Q , Qgcf f sis it fit Weir i iigfgig ms? Q 3 K L23 fiiavd Jai Q25 4 'S f Morton coeds began their social activities with the Big Sister -lea which was held lor freshmen in the Little Theatre amidst lliclcering candlelight and smiling Faces. Time went on and so did the women as sponsors of the Mother-Daughter Banquet, the childrens Christ- mas party, teas for faculty and mothers, the merry Mistletoe Frolic, and the Bciclcvvard Dance-where the women led the men around and proved to be perfect gentlemen, As in lormer years the Morty trophy belongs to the women who displayed it in their very feminine and lovely clubroom. All these things they did with their ovvn hands and headsl First Semester ",'- MILDPED GADjOS President DQLQRES JCI-UNISON Vice President BARBARA FANTA Secretary ELAINE MATI-IIEU -l-FEOSUVSI' Second Semester jEAN HOVQRKA my President "Q A ELAINE lVlAll-llELl Vice President DCPIS MONNETTE Secretarv ARDYS ELDER Treasurer NNCNWEN'S CLUB PAGE 45 OFFICERS FIRST SEMESTER RUSSELL LEVY President ELSIE ROESNER Vice President jEAN RAKOWSKI Secretary-Treasurer SECOND SEMESTER RUSSELL LEVY President ELSlE ROESNER Vice President JOAN MEYER Secretary-Treasurer Relias, Caithamer, Krase, Kisley, Balto, Keplca, Beck, Collins. Quirstield, Ralcovvski, Levy, Roesner, Sim, Johnson, Moore, Choice Cervalc, Sistek, MacGill, Tupper, Johnston, Konecny. l-lummel, Kennedy, LebDuslca, Meyer, LebDusl4a, Spree, Dulce, Kuchta. SADDLE CLUB A record-brealdng membership in the Saddle Club this year proved that a mosttremendous increase was apparent. The inlormality of the clubis brief Weeltly meetings sustained interest and aroused a new appreciation ol the Fine art of riding which in turn determined the success of the club. The vveelcly Friday morning rides al one hour were hardly suFlicient to satisfy the urge to ride, there- fore in addition, early morning breakfast rides, all day rides, tvvo hour rides, and even hay rides were plcinneid and executed. When the weather proved unfavorable lor trail rides, the indoor ring was uti ize . This year lor the First time, a committee was selected to draw up a constitution which was introduced to the club upon completion. ltis acceptance made it etlective immediately. The women ofthe club received W. A. A. credit whereas the men received regular P. E. credit lor their participation in the weelcly rides. Miss Lambert was the amiable advisor of the Saddle Club during the entire year. PAGE 46 Q tsffkf 14 nf CDFFICERS ED KARASEK President RAY STAUBER Vice-President MARIE KRA FKA Secretary LQVERNE SUVA Treasurer Duke, Blank, Sodini, Kosin, Schriyer, Stouber, Cvrcek, Lyngoas, Smejkal, Pucci, Levy, Kisly Spree, Sim, Monnette, Suvo, Krenek, Karasek, Krafka, Viclfia, Kuclwta. llie Commerce Club is composed of students Wlwo are particularly interested in tlie business world lt endeavors to slwow tlie members just wlwat goes on belwind tlie scenes ol some ol tlie large companies and a levy ol tlie problems suclw companies lace. llwis year trips were made to tlwe Walgreen Laborator- ies, Mars, and Coca Cola Bottling Works. llne annual assembly program, wlniclw was put on by its members, was tlie big undertaking ol tlie second semester. Social events were not entirely lacking as tlwe club sponsored two roller-skating parties vvliicli were attended by students ol all Curriculums. l-lorseplay Giddap Cantering Along PAGE 47 K y my I, 'N . f' i. "' 1 f if ,-A' f Psa , JH 73? , . OFFICERS ieoiatm cEcH President WALTER KOPSA Secreto ry RUTH HONZAK Treasurer ,sv bv Y 1 FIA fp U TSYP 3 ff T TS Q ' if 5 P Ax! Ja . tv U4 - .,: 'S IAA! fi- P r PAGE 48 Stilca, Balto, Hoyorka, Best. Filipialc, Ceclm, l-lonzak, Slwepro. PRE-MED CLUB ln tliese times, tlwe Pre-lVled Club occupies a prominent position in college atlairs. To better acquaint tlie medical students Witlw tlwe trials, tribulations, 'joys' and Eifckesses ol tlieir clwcsen Field ol occupation lias been tlwe aim ol lVl. Cfs pre-lVled u . l-lere at Morton, tlie club lwas carried on traditionally during tlwe past sclwool year witlw tlwe members participating in slide mal4ing,tl1e study of First aid, various trips to the liospitals in Clwicagols lVledical Center, and tlwe General Biological Supply l-louse. Tlie luture plans, according to Bob Cecli, president, are to be formulated so tliat tlwe members may adjust tlwemselves to tlie present emergency in order to l'ielp and not lwinder defense activities. ' t OFFICERS FIRST SEMESTER ROBERT CERVAK President ELSIE ROESNER Vice-President RAY PECI-IOIJS Secretary ,IAMES KALAI. Treasurer RUTI-I STUCI-ILIK Program Chairman S .. f'a 4 A S SECOND SEMESTER I-IEN RY KOLAR President JOAN MEYER Vice-President RUTI-I STLICI-ILIK Secretary jAMES KALAI. Treasurer DORIS CAREY Program Chairman Johnson, Cernohouz, Gilmore, Kolar, Cervak, Kalal, Prochaska, Swan, Machala. Kayser, Reinhardt, HummeI, Mr. Haberman, Meyer, Blizek, Collins, Beck. Krcise, Cisar, Feltgen, Buchman, Smejkal, MacC5iII, PIepeI, Martin, johnson, Mathieu, Wein. Veague, Wright, Roesner, Rakowski, Peterson, Secreste, Caithamer, Oeorgacakis. VIVACE CLUB Started with the purpose of stimulating interest in the music oI Iamous composers, the Vivace CIub came to order under the adyisorship of Mr. C. I-I. I'Iaberman. At these meetings, which were heId once a month, the members were entertained by talent Irom the CoIIege and Irom the high schooI. These meetings not onIy helped the members to IuIFiII the aim of the cIub but aIso provided an opportunity Ior many of the students to display some oI their hidden talents, A member need not have any partic- uIar musicaI abiIity, simpIy a genuine and enthusiastic interest in music. PAGE 49 f -P' - E5 - ENGINEERS CLUB OFFICERS CHARLES sTAi'eiviAN President FRANK IXIOVAK Vice President RAYMOND STEISPAL Secretary-Treasurer SECRETARIAL CLUB OFFICERS FIRST SEMESTER DORIS MONNETTE President JOSEPH STRNAD Vice-President MARIE KRAFKA Secretary I EMILY SISCO Treasurer SECOND SEMESTER ARDYS ELDER President LORETTA CLISI-I Vice-President LUCILLE HUMMEL Secretary LAVERNE SLIVA Treasurer Dnnelc, Petraitis, Drulcker, Cizek, Blizelc, Langner, Vosatlca. Kennedy, Fortner, Kure, Bolt, Klima, Chambers, Mitchell. LebDusIco, Collins, Beclc, Vicha, Kepka, Cvrcek, Kellington, KreneI4, Blizek. LebDusl4a, Wittmann, Suva, Krafka, Elder, Monnette, I-luml, Kuchta. ENGINEERS CLUB This year the Engineers Club, under the new advisorship OI IVIr. A. E. Smith, has greatly Iostered an interest in advanced engineering among the members ol that curriculum. One ol the purposes OI this club vvas to perpetuate the spirit ot cooperation among the men through the medium ol their common interest. It is through this common interest that the conditions lor the exchange OI ideas and conceptions are realized. Charles Starman, the unanimous choice for president, capably handled the atlairs OI the club. The outstanding event OI the year vvas the inspection trip to the University of Illinois, where the men were received and overwhelmed with hospitality. SECRETARIAL CLUB The Secretarial Club is composed ol students enrolled in any OI the secretarial courses and alumni OI the previous year. The students themselves vvrite and print on annual magazine, STEINIQPRINTS, which includes a club directory, prophecy, vvill, vvrite-ups ol social events, and jolces. Club parties, Field trips, and Christmas baslcets lreep the calendar OI activities vvell-Filled. Some members are given appointments to the Secretarial National l'lonor Society, ALPI-IA PI EPSILON, tor outstanding vvorI4 in all their classes and school activities. PAGE 50 PAN AMERICAN CLUB OFFICERS JAMES TINTERA President MILDRED ZELENKA Vice-President IEANNE REINI-IARDT Secretary FRENCH CLUB OFFICERS WILLIAM BucHiviAN President LAUREL BOUTON Vice-President NAOMI I-IADRABA Secretary DOLORES REID Treasurer Seidel, Relias, Veague, Suva, Monnette, Moore, Caithamer, Pucci. Wright, Vorliclcy, Reinhardt, Tintera, Miss Bell, Krafka, I-Iummel. Reid, DuMont, Moore, Feltgen. Kerner, Roesner, Buchman, Reinhardt, Miss Bell, Petr. PAN AMERICAN CLUB HBuenos noches, Senor y senoritaf' were the greetings one heard when he entered the room in which the Pan American Club held its meetings. The president, james Iintera, and the Club Advisor, Miss C. Bell, always planned tor bigger and better meetings and held the interest ol students through- out the semester. The Club had some very Fine programs and entertainment during the year, the most notable success was the time that Mr. Burnette showed movies tal4en on his tour ol South America, and Mr. l'Iaberman played some music that was typical ol the Latin American countries. lhe club also had a notable FRENCH CLUB lo Iurther the interest ol students in their study ol French and to familiarize them with various phases ol France which would not be gained in the classroom, was the purpose ol the French Club. All French students were eligible to membership in this club. lhe semi-monthly meetings ol the French Club were made very enjoyable through a variety ol enter- tainment. A program committee was selected to plan each meeting to be as protitable as possible. Singing French songs and studying them involved much interest as did the French movies shown. The French Club was organized six years ago by Miss C. Bell and Miss F. C. Morgan. Miss C Bell still retains the position ol advisor ol the club. part in Qpen I-louse. PAGE 51 OFFICERS FIRST SEMESTER MILES BERAN President HENRY FELTG EN Vice-President HELEN HARBUTTE Secretary-Treasurer SECOND SEMESTER VLASTA MACHALA President Kerner, Cernohouz, Gilmore, Peterson, Cisar, Moore, Wein, Elder. Johnson, Sim, Machala, Feltgen, Quirsfield. INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS CLUB Because of crucial happenings in the world today, and their significance to our own country, every citizen should feel it his patriotic duty to lreep abreast of all the news. With this aim in mind, the International Relations Club had invited many learned speakers to lecture on various topics after which panel discussions were held to allow the members to express their individual views and to asl4 questions, The highlight of the year was the International Relations Club Conference, which is held at a different college each session. A specified number of delegates were sent to represent M. C. While attending this conference, they met educators from all sections ofthe country who addressed them with subjects of current events, at a later time the collective student group conducted its own forum. DEBATERS BERAN CIZEK WRIGHT VEAGUE COACH CHERRY With three members of last year's debote squad gone, Coach Cherry found difficulty in repeating the championship performance his debaters turned in last year. Dorothy Wright and Dorothy Veague, two of his cracl4erjacl4 high school veterans, toolc the affirmative of the question, and l:ranl4 Cizel4 paired with Miles Beran, the only man left from last year's squad, on the negative. Sweeping with ease through their early tourna- ment engagements at North Park, the squad went into the remaining tournaments with a vigor that gave indication of a strong team for next year. PAGE 52 GUILFORD LARIIVIER I-I. I-I. FINLEY lvl. L. FALLS AT. ALIVIER MENS CLUB PIONEER, COLLEGIAN EIVIBLEIVI PUBLIC PRESS, DIRECTORY ACTIVITY ADVISORS What does the word Uadvisorn mean to you? Webster says, "One who has the power to advise." To the Morton ,lunior College man or woman an advisor is more than a meaning, more than a mere guide, he is a person who aids student activities because his interest is with the students. The education ol a college man or woman is incomplete unless he or she has Iearned how to participate in club and committee functions, Man is a gregarious animal, and college social Iile aids in the adjustment ol the bashlul frosh to the confident sophomore. The steady and encouraging hand of an advisor places responsi- bility in the studentis hand in moderate but ever increasing proportions. This sI4iIIluI manipulation ol the students abilities by the advisor results in a richer and better understanding of a college education. Advisors are one group with one aim. To be sure they may have ditlerent methods ol approach, their personalities may vary, and their Field ol interest can be narrowed to a particular subject, yet they all aim at a closer tie between the student and teacher and the school. CLUB ADVISORS Saddle Club Commerce Club Pre-Med Club Vivace Club Engineers Club Secretarial Club pan American Club French Club International Relations Miss M. A. Lambert Mr. I-I, T. Sahlin Mr. P, C. Shelley Mr. C. I-I. I'Iaberman Mr. A. If. Smith Miss V. Deal Miss C. Bell Miss C. Bell Miss C. Callahan I-I. I WI-IITE CECILE BELL Social Advisers PAGE 53 Slillllllili HUNUHS Each year the faculty chocses from the graduating class students whose character, leadership scholarship, and service deserve reccgnition, the names of these students then being recorded onthe permanent honor roll. Since 1926, 395 stuoenfs have been so honored. Deloris Argianas Alice Corcoran Earbara Fanta Milored Gajdcs Marie Krallfa Muriel Kremske lrene Krenel4 Vlasfa Martinec Doris Monnette ,leanne Reinhardt l.aVerne Suva Milcred Zelenka Wallace Beck Miles Beran Robert Boehme Donald Bulat Robert F. Cech l-larold Fortner Edward Karaselc Emil pliclca vloseph Raha Howard Ritzma Charles Samec Pay Stejspal Roy Sundstrom Bert Vandermar Fred Wunder PHiSIlilNi'S Hlliil The same bases of character, leadership, scholarship, and service on which the Sophomore Honor are awarded are the criteria lor recognition in the president s Aides, freshman honor group l.aurel Bouton Pose Cernohouz Marion Formansky Grace Fort Vlasta Machala l-lelen Qselka Milada prochaslca slean Palfowslci Shirley Schroeder Charlaine Scott Lorraine Secreste Ruth Stuchlik Dorothy Veague Dorothy Wright PAGE 54 William Best l-loward Blanlc Edward Chelotti Carl Goding joseph Grove Warren l-leindl Milton l-luml George Korous l-larry Loelller pobert l.uetzoW jcseph Qdehnal Robert Soucelc james Tintera Allred Tobias l?iI.t-3.6 1 iliss Hllllli The Press Guild was inaugurated in 1939 to recognize those students vvho distinguished themselves in service to the pioneer, Collegian, Public Press llmblem, I the editors ot these organizations in consultation with the George Vosatl4a Dorothy l-lraclt Robert Cech Raymond xlanota Charles Samec Dominiclc Petraitis lrene Krenelf Muriel Kremslce Bill Best Joe Kosin lda Wright Carol Baker Bert Vandermar Dorothy Kaceno Delores Argianas Elected 1939-40-John Elected 1940-41 Doris Monnette Robert Soellce Mildred Gajdos vloan Meyer l-lovvard Ritzma Merrill Shepro Elected 1941-42 Robert Cervak Lawrence Klima joe Kovanda Laurel Bouton Marie Kraflta Paul Anderson George Korous l.a Verne l.ebDusl4a l-lovvard Blanlc and Directory. Members are chosen by publication advisors. Modry lrvin Studney Dolores johnson Marjorie l'lradelc Fred Wunder Miles Beran Vlasta Machala James Tintera Dorothy Wright Fdvvard Karasek Emil pliclca Jean l-lovorl4a August Danelc Myles Van Cura Robert Klestil Tom Krippner HllHH PI lllllllll Alpha Pi Epsilon, national honorary secretarial society, grants membership to secretarial students on the basis of interest in secretarial worlc, personality, scholastic standing, and ideals. Deloris Argianas Doris Monnette lrene Krenelt Ardys Elder Marie Kraflca PAGE 55 Y X X Q 0 0 0 -1' ' U4 Wavsif , VICTORY l nfvovwuval ' f 6V6VV5 f2I7oi't'sli Edited by RQBERT CERVAK EMIL PLICKA 'ef al-Q2 V,'L,, 'Jw ,lv """"b Zvi fy , ,N-z fy.:-f, xpnhtgy 2 ,a If ,G ' u 2 0 ' r : mx A ZW 5' il 5' 2 fx, ' R 3' :elif : , S :P r V' 1 ry YnmmxU"' L' ' ' cw' E" If-x " X I Q1 :P MIJX ax.-Ivy 3'w' Nl . Y, L fl : - , X DW ,Q E , 'v ix' .wg 5.5 'W' 1, L 5 ' 2 b s Q. 1 1 W MQ: 5 GEORGE LAGERLOF GEORGE FENCL DOUGLAS FINLAYSON L M. BATSON PAUL RAVLINEK NORMAN ZIEBELL GEORGE FENCL, Director A year of championship play in every sport was the reward given to Morton junior College students by Athletic Director George S. Fenci and the entire coaching staff. The prime achievement of the year was the heralding to Morton of an undefeated, untied football team. With Coach Lagerlof leading the way, the team gallcped over all opponents ti earn for Morton the Conference Champion- s ip. Besides supervising the Athletic Department, Football Basketball Track Tennis Baseball Golf PAGE 58 ATHLETIC ADMINISTRATION Coach Fencl produced a vvell-balanced, fighting baslcetball team. Smiling Coach Douglas Finlay- son conditioned the traclc team into one of the finest in Morton's history. Baseball was under the guiding hand of Coach Pavlinelc, while Coach Ziebell advised the golf swingersf and the tennis team had Coach Batson to demon- strate the correct form and strolce. The physical education and intramural pro- grams vvere so extended that every student had the opportunity to develop his physical capabil- ities in some beneficial way. Stephens, Simundza, Stejslcal, McCaffrey, Benes, Sundstrom, Neader, Studney, Re, Blizelc,Chambers, Kvasniclca, Pletcher, Camden, Luetzovv, Johnston, Vosotlca, Kennedy, Blazina. vf-xiasirv cLuB The Varsity Club is, in a true sense, an athletic honor society since it is open only to those men who have distinguished themselves in athletics by earning an The underlying motto which the Varsity Club strives to emulate is clean sportsmanship Whether it be on the Field, on the Floor, on the campus, or in the home. Throughout the school year, the Varsity Club put forth its ellorts in doing service to Morton. With Ray Pechous and joe Kosin acting as Presidents supported by Vice- President Allen Higgins, Secretary Pay Benes, and Treasurer Pay lVlcCaF'lrey, the Club handled a very successful homecoming program with all its color and collegiate spirit, ln the Spring, it was the lettermen who greeted and directed the many parents and friends at the Annual Qpen l-louse. At the State Track Meet, the club did a com- mendable iob of assuming the responsibility of malting it a success. Last, but not least, the club assembly, a Umustl' on everyonexs social calendar, vvas truly a note- worthy ellort. OFFICERS PRESIDENTS-Ray Pe-chous, joe Kosin. VICE PRESIDENT-Allen Higgins SECRETARY-Ray Benes. TREASURERS-Earl Clark, Ray McCaFirey. PAGE 59 ,fl i 'THE1 FOCTBALL SEASON . COHFGTSDCG Cl'lOmpS Co-Captains Ray Pechous and Ray McCaffrey Morton Junior Collegels 'l94'l football team was perhaps the greatest grid aggregation ever to wear the Eolors ol Grange and Blue. According to pre-season expectations, the Lagmen were destined to make sport istor ln the season opener, Laoalle-peruls touring eleven tasted the bitter lruit ol defeat when the Panthers crushed them in a stinging Q3-O deluge. The lollovving vveel4 the American College ol physical Education, comprised ot weight-lilters, gymnasts, and the lilce, tell under a surging 6-O onslaught bythe Mortonites. With tvvo victories under their belts, the Panther gridders traveled to Wilson and triumphed over the Red Raiders, '19-'19, Qne ol the brightest rays ot this encounter was the spectacular 'IO4-yard touchdown run by Fleet-looted Ray pechous. loo much credit cannot be given to the gridders' line performance sinceWilson produced a tar heavier and povverlul torvvard wall which was reputed to be the best in the conference. Y. C Tupper, Shfzltis, Tollenaere, vlansky, Forst, Simundza, Grove, Krycla, Bolt, Pletcher, Cizelq Smith, Peterson, Kasniclca, Kisly, Coach Lager of. Svoboda, Butto, l-liagins, Camden, Lancaster, Kanta, Nekolny, Spatny , Svolba, Novak, Serio, l-lohfman. Katusic, Cervalc, Chambers, Kosin, Ptau, Pechous, McCaffrey, Neader, Luetzovv, Blizek, Stephens. SCORES Morton LaSalle-peru Morton A.C,P.E. Morton Wilson Morton Wright Morton North park Morton De Kalb Teachers Morton Morgan Parlc Touchdown I'Uf'l. The Rams of Wright Junior College came to town anticipating an easy victory over the Lagmenion the contrary, the hapless Blue and White pigsltinners were completely humiliated, '19-O, before a record Morton homecoming crowd. North park Junior College became the fifth victim to fall before the relentless claws of M, C.'s Panthers, Qi-O, in a struggle between two burly, aggressive lines. Cn the following Saturday, the DeKalb Teachers' "Been footballers were compelled to talce a back seat in Mortonis vaunted gridiron machine afterthe0range and Blue decaliberized them, '19-7. Veritably smothering a band of courageous Morgan Parlc gridmen in the season finale, Q6-6, Morton captured its first undisputed lllinois junior College conference championship, undefeated and untied. Statistics readily ascertain that the Qrangemen completed the season with the most impressive record ever compiled by any previous conference winner. They amassed the startling total of 'IC8 points in league play alone for an average of 21.6 points per game, while holding their opponents to a mere eighteen for the season, which is quite a feat in any college football league. Lettermen and receivers of the gold footballs, sponsored by the Loyal Legion of Championship Awarders organized by Robert M. Hale, were: Coach Lagerlof, Co-Captains Pechous and McCaffrey, Higgins, Kryda, Blizelc, Forst, Kosin, Tollenaere, Simundza, Hoffman, Luetzow, Pfau, Neader, Cnrove, Kasniclca, Camden, Lancaster, Cervalc, Chambers, Stephens, and Manager Svoboda. Bring ,em down. Luetzow brealcs loose. L - si. . if 1 - M...-Q THE BASKETBALL SEASON DIY" Tip-off lVlorton's baslcetball season ol1941-1949 is novv considered sport history-sport history of which vve all are proud. This yearls hardvvood aggregation, performing as nobly as their tutors might have expected them, placed second in lllinois ,junior College competition and established itself as an outstanding team displaying speed, slcill, offensive ability, and defensive balance. Pcssiblythe only weakness the Panthers revealed was a physical one, lacl4 of height. ln the scoring department, the Fenclmen amassed a staggering total of 816 points for the season, or an aver- age of fifty-one points per game. Their erstwhile opponents salvaged a 35.37 average on 556 counters. l-lerzl was lvlortonfs host in the initial tilt of the season and were tagged for a 53-31 defeat. Perhaps the Panthers most disheartening setback was the double overtime game at De Kalb with the Northern lllinois State Teachers College vvho vvon the decision, 36-34, in the closing minutes of the second overtime with a long shot from mid-floor. The only tvvo one-sided defeats of the season came at the hands of the joliet five which had a superior height advantage and displayed uncanny sl4ill in shooting. The Orange-and-Blue lost these encounters by scores of 50-39 and 50-29. Against all other opposition the Panthers had registered impressive scores, defeating lvlaine tvvice, 55-33 and 42-25, La Grange, their nearest rival, was rudely treated to a sound 62-36 trouncing, and at Morton, the Purple-and-Gold toolc another trimming, 65-51. Wright glay Cee became another Panther cage victim l l'Big" goes up for one. l Pl tcher Kalal Coach Fencl, Moysey, Linden, Votava, e , . Soucelc, I-liggins, Grove, Hoffman, Albaugh, Boehme, Stephens. with a 45-30 clawing. Lo Salle, a potential contender, ollered stubborn resistance on their home Floor - A M rton, La Salle went down before a superior shooting band of Panthers but soon succumbed, 41 36. t o by a 57-Q6 score. M r an Parlc the wealc sisterinthecon er O Q 1 ence, was humbled by scores ol 74-33 and 79-45. A newcomer to junior college com- petition was the Aeronautical University which ended up on the short end ol a 61-Q8 SCOVS. f - ln the opening game ol the State Tourna- ' h 34-Qi ment, Morton emerged victorious wit a win over l.a Salle-Peru. The quarter Finals h' l-lerzl 50-Q9 lound the Fenclmen crus ing , . Wright then eliminated the Grange-and-Blue h sters in the semi-Finals with a 35-31 vic- oop tory. ln the battle lor third place, Morton bowed tothe purple Stripes ol gloliet, 37-36, in a nip-and-tucl4 atlair. Members of the squad whose performances tstonding during the season are: were ou Captain Bill Albaugh, Bob l-lollman, lgob Boehme, Joe Grove, Allen l-liggins, ay Pechous, Tom Pletcher, Bob 5oucel4, l-lamlet Slephens, Chuclc Moysey, Walt Linden, jim Kalal, and Cyril Votava. Rebound PAGE 64 1942 TRACK Heove hol The Qronge-ond-Blue trciclcmen of 1942 lelt behind them o successful seoson that witne sed th ' ' U s C e setting ot new M. C. records ond olso o few interscholosticmorlts. d . 7 . . . 4 , n er ooch Douglos Finloysons line conditioning moneuvers the cinder st ors went into their First meet well prepored ond emerged victorious over lllinois Tech by o 45-40 odvontoge, ln the North Centrol Reloys the teom wollqed ott with second l l th' poce. n is meet llglorgry Loitllir heovecl the shot put 39 feet 3 inches For ci new M sl C record Cer ops t e rightest event of the seoson wos the Morton reloy teom's triumph in hicogo Reloys, the Midwest s biggest troclc meet The s eedsters w r ' it cl . p e e invi e to cgompete olgoinst their chief rivol, Wilson, ond the hoppenings of thot night will long e remem ered. The teom ol Sundstrom, Smith, Soulcup ond Benes streol4ed ost D their opponents ond did not slow down until they had set olnew trocl4 record ol 3137.5 tops For the Junior College mile reloy. Cooch Finloyson, Romquist, Stcincl, Soulcup, Qdehnol, Benes, Smith, Chelotti. Luetzow, Loetller, Widmor, McDonough, Sundstrom, Mccotlrey. f A.. A it NEW RECORDS STATE MEET At Elmhurst the thinclads vvere downed by a close 68-25 to 62-35 score. Though the M. sl. C. traclcmen earned First place in eight ol the Fifteen events and tied for First in another, they could not gain the victory. ln a triangular meet with Wilson and North Park the Morton traclcsters toolc second place behind Wilson-the scores being Wilson 71 'l-2 points, Morton 66 points, and North Rarlc 2'l 'I-2 points, Playing host to a strong Wright team, the M. C. thinclads emerged the victors, 69-57, alter a hard struggle. ln this meet jim Smith established three meet records while capturing First place in the mile, two mile, and pole vault. ln the Elmhurst Relays Coach Finlayson entered only Harry Loelller and the mile relay team- both talcing fourth place in their events. Qn the same day the squad handed l.a Grange a 45-35 defeat. Despite amassing a 70 point total in aquad- rangular meet with Wright, North Park, and Thornton, the Morton harriers had to be content with second place, 8 points behind Wright. ,lim Smith once again turned in a brilliant performance by capping First place in lour events. SCHOQL TRACK RECORDS l00yarddash-Thomas Damer ..T94l- :l0.'l 220 yard dash George Guillaumin ....... 'l939-- 122.8 440 yard dashfjohn Sundstrom 1940- 152.7 880 yard runfl-larry McCartney 1939-2104.8 Mile runEWilliam Goding ..... 1939-4140.8 'l20 yard high hurdles Wilbgr Luetzgvv ......... 220 yard low hurdles Robert Luetzovv ,... .... T 942- Role vault-Colin l"liggins ..... 4937- 'l'l,0H l"ligh jump-Colin l'liggins .... 1937- 5 8 Broad jumpfColin l-liggins .... 4938- Shot put-l'larry l.oeFller ...... 'l942- y H Discus throvv-l'larry Loetller . .1942-124 7M javelin throwfjaclc Yuccas . .1937-18311 440 yd. relaygffhllen, l2asmt'ssen, Rristoupinslty, Guillaumiri . . .1939-:45.0 880 yd. relayfAllen, Rasmussen, Kuca, Guillaumin ....,......... T939--1136.0 Mile relay-R. Sundstrcm, Smith, 5oul4up, 2170 3937 Beneg ................., 'I942-387.4 PAGE 65 Goebel, Goding, Korbel, Privoznilc. Riedl, Pletcher, Stoddard, Capt. Tciuchen. Privoznilc in mid-air. SWIMMING Without the aid and tutoring ol a coach, the M. C. swimmers went a out organ: g themselves in perhaps the Finest example ol determination and competitive spirit that is possible by a group of college men. ln the only swimming meet ol the season, held at Maine, the Mermen churned their way to the highly com- mendable position ol second place. The one man who put fourth all ol his energy and etlort in organizing this team and then in mal4ing it a success is Milt -lauchen. -lhough all the boys performed excellently it remained lor lauchen to cop the only First place lor Morton-the back-strolce event. ln the diving contest, Louie Privoznic displayed lorm that earned for him second place. Carl Goding, ,lim Goebel, and Tom pletcher all turned in etlorts that piled up points lor Morton, while Cassassa, Riedl, Pletcher, and Korbel formed the relay team that strolced to third place. SOCCER Although our newly reorganized M. C. soccer team did not bring home any victories in our soccermen's meritorious aualities-lighting spirit and determination. The team was formed from a large group ol candidates, only two ol whom-Wayne Kvasnicka and Allan Ginter-had played together before. The nineteen-man squad was directed by Coach Joe xlahelka who made it clear from the very beginning that only long hours of hard practice would mold the inexperienced players into a well-balanced team. Despite the rain and mud, the swollen ankles and bruises, the team worlced itsell into Fine playing condition For the season opener with Morton l-ligh. ln this game the College ' ' ld trate their opponents goal, losing 3-O. kiclcers displayed line defensive maneuvers but cou not pene l d M rton Junior College came out on the short end ol all scores, though by ' ' U ' 't o ln the other three games p aye , o close margins. Morton l'ligh School outscored junior College again by a Q-O count while the niversi y Chicago team downed our booters twice by identical Q-O scores. The players were: Baruth, Begitschlce, Ginter, Kanta, Kasnicka, Katusic, Klestil, Kolar, Konecny, Korous, ' ' Ri Sk der Sulc and Svolba. Kvasniclca, l.uetzow, Mrazel4, Noheil, Petriclc, i ey, en , , b 'Zin and conditioning 1942, it did reveal PAGE 66 Plepel tees off. Soucelc, Tholen, Plepel, Studney. With Joseph Plepel leading the vvay, the Morton golf team stroked itself into a tie for third place in the lllinois Junior College Conference, winning two matches and losing three. Coach Norman A, Ziebell molded Robert Soucek, G 0 L F lrvin Studney, and William lholen around the number one man, plepel, to come up with a good-working combina- tion that faltered momentarily at the beginning of the season but finished strongly. The highlight ofthe year came when the Morton team was nosed out of winning the State Junior College jokirnament by a mere four strokes, being second to o iet. TENNIS ln the tennis circles of the IJCC the racquet-vvielders from Morton Junior College were respected as a team not to be underrated. Under the tutoring of Coach Batson our men upheld the tradition that Morton produces hearty-literally and figuratively-tennis players. With l-lank Kolar holding down the position of number one man and being supported by such stars as Bob Mac- Gill, Carl Goding, Roger Johnston, Bill Albaugh, and Bob Boehme the team stroked its way to a fair season. Though losing to Joliet, 4-'l, in the year's First match, the clay-courters pounced on the Main team for a clean victory, 5-O. Kolar, MacGill, and Goding all took their singles matches, while Kolar and MacGill, and Goding and Johnston teamed to capture the doubles events. An obstacle was met in a strong Wright team which handed our netmen their second defeat, 3-O. ln the State Tournament l-lank Kolar earned a second place in the singles events. PAGE 67 1 9 4 2 BASEBALL As defending baseball champions of the UCC, the Morton junior College Panthers stood out as this yearis team to beat. Despite the loss of all but two members- l.otina and Neader- of last year's championship nine, the team proved its mettle in the early games of the season. - Captain Tom l.otina, the Panthers' star right-handed hurler, was the team's steadying factor l-lis poise and skill on the mound together with the infieldis tight defensive play and the steady hitting of Kanta and Al- baugh gave a successful baseball season. ln the first game of their title defense, the Panthers traunced North Park, 6-Q, with latina sparkling on the pitching mound and l'larry Kanta battering the opposing pitchers. Success continued when both Wright and l'lerzl fell before lVlorton,s rush. The Wrightmen put up a brave struggle but a spirited rally gave the victory, 8-7. l-lerzl succumbed to Bob lNleader's pitching, 6-4. Then came the seasons first hard pill as joliet hanced our team its first defeat, 7-4. ln previous games Morton had established itself as a team that vvas alert and quick to take advantage of an opponents blunders, also a fine defensive team. The Panthers were all of this against joliet, but their opponents made no errors of which to take advantage. -----, Coach Pavlinek, Kanta, Albaugh, Neader, Privoznik, Blizek, Sisco, Dutka, Kochka, Stanislaw, Buckley, l.otina, l-llavin, Spatny. Reclining: Soucek. s ...wt - Y, ,F ,My , , wx ,, - - f, , - - , . . PAGE 68 INTRAMURAL CHIEFS BOB BOE!-IME JIM SMITH AL FGRST INTRAMURAL SPORTS everybody plays With Bob Boehme, AI Forst, and jim Smith dividing the duties of director of intramural sports, the intramural program once again was Filled with the enthusiasm and inter-curricular Fight that typilies M. Cfs spirit. Beginning the football season with a hotly contested 6-O win over the Liberals, the Engineer l squad went on to talce the championship. The team boasted such speedsters as Luetzow, Goding, McClure, Re, Fortner, Benes, Mclntyre, and McDonough. Highlights of the season were the Engineers' 40-O triumph over the Pre- Meds, the sixty-yard passes from Lotina to Smith of the Liberals, andthe wide end sweeps of speedy Pay Benes slim Smith was the season's high scorer with 38 points. The basketball tournament was dominated by the Engineer III team whch went undefeated in its Five games. All of the participating teams showed such Fine team worlc that no individual stars could be easily selected, however, a team that is a lair representative of the men who played includes: Kosner, Kasniclta, Blizelc, Bulat and Smith. Kosner ol the Engineer lll team led the scorers with 36 points, ln the mental division, Allan Ginter captured the chess title with Stoppel as runner-up. Checkers competi- tion was hotly contestedwith Ed Muzilt Finally emerging victcriaus over Ed Karaselc in the Finals, The scheduled softball tournament succumbed to an epidemic of spring lever. Six Man Football 1 4 .s 4, l . . PAGE 69 WOMEN'S ATHLETIC ADMINISTRATION MISS SI-IERWQOD MISS CALLAHAIXI Two persons directed the sport activities of Morton women this year. WhiIe Miss Catherine CaIIahan was on sabbatical Ieave during the First semester, Miss M. Sherwood assumed the duties of director of physical educa- tion Ior women, hertenure of otiice being marked by a vigorous interest in college attairs, which included a program to make the sociaIs more sociabIe and vaIuabIe dancing and dramatic assistance in producing the operetta. The opening oi the second semester Found a sun-tanned Miss CaIIahan bacI4 on campus her mind fairIy bubbIing with Latin thoughts and ideas absorbed during her stay in Mexico. With CaIIy, back, the all women must attend gym signs again appeared with renewed vigor. LETTERWOMEN This year Iive women of M. C. have had the highest athIetic honor bestowed upon them by the W. A. A., that of being a Ietterwoman. AIthough the opportunity of gaining this recognition is opened to all women, Iew meet with the necessary requirements. In order to worI4 towards gaining an "Mn, a woman must carry Five gym credits instead oi the usuaI three. After three sport seasons they received a W. A. A, emblem, and after Iive seasons they receive the coveted HM" reward as theirs. This is cIearIy an achievement for a W. A. A. member, and M. C. is very proud oI her Ietterwomen. KRAFKA VOGT GRIESBAUM JCI-INSON SUVA PAGE 70 1 W. A. A. Quirstield, Monnette, Kremslce, Pederson, Cisar, Kraflca, Wein, Elder. I-Iovorlca, Spree, Suva, Roesner, Machala, Mathieu, johnson, Kuchta. WOMEN'S ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION The Womenls Athletic Association is a group ol Women joined together with the mutual purpose ol securing recreation, and enjoying a more extensive physical education program. Under the guiding council ol Miss Catherine Callahan and the otticers, who were, Barbara Fanta, president, Vlasta Nlachala vice-president, Elsie I?oesner,secretary,and Dolores vlohnson, treasurer, The W. A. A. carried out its extensive annual program. The sport calendar called for Tuesday night swimming plunges, and evening games against the alumnae, high school, and other schools. The social calendar also contained a very heavy schedule. They had a variety of parties, namely, the Draft Party, Dues Party, and Santas Sling, and ol course, many 'call women nightsi' were had. This year the olticers andimembers ol the W. A. A. collaborated to produce a successful assembly. The W. A. A. gives awards to those who excell in sports, an i'Emblemi'Ior three seasons,and an "MH For Five seasons, OFFICERS Barbara Eanta ..,. President Vlasta Machala . . Vice President Dolores johnson , . Treasurer Elsie Roesner Secretary PAGE 71 Xl l lift l 1 f" lj NL!! I ,sf ,fjiw it i L , 3 '- ' AJ 2, if , 1 -Q ' ' f iii f' x sr! ,fl ri K jfijy Q OJ lk' ,ir V SDJ! ' J . , , x ,Ei I vt iff 'Y ,i i .iff I . M' i,j ,J V .pf 'tif W WOMEN'S PAGE 72 Limberl Up For one Sherwood supervises Elsie By lvldciand lime DANCING Part ot the education oi a college woman ot today is the knowledge of how to keep a physically lit body prepared lor any emergency, and that was the funda- mental idea ol the varied schedule ol dancing classes otlered at lVl. G While they were really building bene- iicial exercises by the varied twirls and turns, the women also found it a pleasure to acquire new dance steps. The modern coed did not stop with the rhythms of the rhumba, conga, waltz, but divulged deeper into the jigs, quadrille, and cotil- lion. While they may not get as much popular use of these iolk dances, the Final result is a better understanding of rhythm, a more erect posture, and a much more gracelul dancer. GOLF Spring rolled around and our golfers lelt their indoor putting lor outdoor driving. Last lall Coach Ziebell taught them one of the most important lessons in goli: the shortest distance between two points is a straight line. VOLLEYBALL wget it upln HSpikelU UGood trylu These and many other cries were shouted from one femme to another during the hair-raising volleyball games in the gym, Beginners were warned against the mighty spikes and never-lailing returns ol some ol the players, TENNIS Spring was hailed with enthusiasm for another reason-the tennis tournament. The girls displayed their ability as racket- eers in this event at Clyde Park. WJ . f SP Our women, following the trend of others the country over, invaded the bowling alleys in greater numbers than ever. Une reason for its popularity was the fact that this activity could be carried on alter leaving school. Bowling seemed to strilce the girls' fancy, and they spared nothing to pile up the ten pins. BOWLING LIMBERING They called this a limbering class, but don't l4id yourself. Due to the use ol muscles not exercised in everyday activities, the re- sults were usually aches and pains. Never- the less, ready and willing, the girls strove lor the extra bend that did the tricl4. Fish- Flops, over-the-rainbow, roclcing-horses, and head exercises were but a few ol the routines, The class demonstrated their exer- cises tor the College Open House to show just how they lcept their girlish Figures. SWIMMING The mermaids ol Nl. C. would be a proper title lor that nocturnal group of coeds, which met every weelc for the ever splashing aquatic sport-swimming. Diving, racing, and practicing all sorts of swimming tech- niques, were all part of the class. Besides the regular day class, there was an addi- tional evening class to accommodate the eager swimming coeds of lvl. C., which certainly proved its popularity among the women in their physical education program. BASEBALL Spring again was the signal for all the sports-minded women to go out on the i'Gobi Deserti' and bat the old 'I4-incher around. The sport taught the rules of lair play and stressed team cooperation. ORTS ,fs . Swing your pardner Coed dancing Keep your eye on the ball. Outtielders Smashing return PAGE 73 wgjjgff eg-5,541-. .. , xwgQ,..,.M.,,,,..w .1 4' .,,., . EW 1-wiki 'wy,,,x V, . V ., - Q ,V nf.. NM as 3m.1,. M . .. X, 5, ,V ., V . ww f V .L . 4 'y .nn ,- M-- F- ,X -A-P-Sz. 4.4-f. , 1 ng, H,-. . 9.9 ' ,, V 1' f'f'Llf . '1 f W q.,ALAL king ,S ,- ,A M f'-' V -L5f,waHw I K , , ' ' ' W 33, fi in ' IQSV ' A . -7,141 ' 53614 -3 ,04ffLCo' ,- ebwyw Rfif.. ffvgwxvfdyb ,Af 6 VICTORY "f"-"WI If-I --jfZ:L..,, II 'EDNf. Iid-Ied by DRLIE GRQTH I' In -IN I 5:-:.,ET:.-5 5- -Rjf-1-if ,III 3 II '2-M PA. I".'I'I' , , ,IT ,I : C F XX - I ' XJ f I' ,, O it I ,X 1 4 I' KIM r-7-M AT' N II Iinlin- , i x Q IIII, 3' A 4 I I' Q I 1 , I I II 'fr IMI I I x ,X - , I ,N QJIQQN QCWJ MIN x65 -' - ,SS I, ,,.4,.s If 'PM .M N' ' Ns fggbpp 3- 2 f 4 X'-vi ,Wiki ?'Y n sg' Fi 4 Q I "I, .iq 450 Z ,MII I 3 n " 'kk xl, '-I is?- ol-s X. I 5 ' ES' I wh 5 xilx 2-gm - E G 5 J 'ww I ON LAND, GN THE SEA, AND IN THE AIR The following list ol names at men in the military service of Uncle Sam who have attended Morton giJ8ralrEg5llege withinthe past two years from Februarylfl 940 to lVlay'l, T942 was compiled by the This list, we realize, may not be complete, consequently, we ask the forbearance ol the men whose names may have been omitted. The stall requests that any knowledge leading to a completion ol this list be forwarded to the ollice ol the Morton junior College. vloe Baron Raymond Bauml Richard Belsan jim Bohtislay Willard Boss Earl Bolt Warren Chisholm Jack Choynacki Sam Deffaro Edward Dvorak Richard Dvorak Lorin Fillmore Edward Flickenger Earl Grotke Thomas l-lermanek Robert l'linZ Vernon Johnson PAGE 76 William Jugoyic Raymond Klimek Robert Kvidera Edward Lidinsky Edward Lakes Frank lylachala Carmen J. Moro William lylrizek Robert Nelson Jerry Palacek l-loward Pinc Bohumil Rtacek lyleceslaus Rtak Richard purvis Robert Roeske George Qlisar Robert Sass George Saxl Wayne Schroeder John Shubat Richard Soukup Robert Stanek George Stimka John Siindstrom Gordon Swangren Emil Tanana Lawrence Tardy Robert Taiier Louis Thermos George Waldeck Earl Wilson Kenneth Wilson Victor Yaska Edward Zima Leonard Zitnik FIRST SEMESTER Wallace Beck President Robert Boelwme Vice President Dolores Argianas Secretary T William Albauglw Treasurer SECOND SEMESTER Thomas Latina President Edward lVluzilc Vice President Elsie Roesner Secretary Franlclim l'llavin Treasurer SEPTEMBER People stiII taII4 about their summer jobs . . . and their vaca- tions . . . and still Whistle the I'I'Iut-Sut Songn . . . returning students Feel a vacancy in the Ioss of HSpeIH . . . Dean Rope becomes acquainted . . . heatvvave opens the collars of even the most conservative faculty members . . . sport Ians watch the football horizon vvith great hopes . . . elections . . . coI4es on sale in the cafeteria . . . the Austin Boulevard parking problem boils anevv . . . OCTOBER Big Sister Tea . , . budget melon sliced , . . pre-Meds Wallc about with bottles of Flies. . . daylight saving extension proposed .... QQ ff D WILLIAM ANDERSON DELORIS ARGIANAS CAROL BAKER BETTE BARTOS ETI-IEL BECAK WALLACE BECK RAY BENES MILES BERAN I-IUBERT BLAZINA FRANK BLECI-ITA ROBERT BOEI-IME EARL BOLT MARY BROWN DONALD BULAT ROBERT CECI-I ROBERT CERVAK MARIAN CI-IALOUPKA WILLIAM CHAMBERS GEORGE CI-IOTT FRANK CIZEK DOROTHY CLISH ALICE CORCORAN AUGUST DANEK WILLARD DRUKKER JIM DUKE JOAN DU PUIS ARDYS ELDER BARBARA FANTA LORIN FILLMORE HAROLD FORTNER MILDRED GAJDOS ANGELINE GEORGACAKIS ALLEN GINTER DELORES GRIESBAUM VICTOR GRIG DRUE GROTH NAOMI HADRABA KATHRYN HAIR EDGAR HAJIC GEORGE HEJNA "' freshmen pose for Pioneer cameras . . . intramural gets under Way . . . another football victory caps Homecoming climax I X . . . everyone wants to l4novv how George Sisco is getting W along . . . I-lalloween passes quietly in a dovvnpour of rain. . . 6 I NovEiviBEi2 Lb- First snovv ofthe year . . . lVliss Darlington replaced by Mr. .' X " : Burnette as librarian . . , Mother-Daughter Banquet . . . 4 pg ' y slunior College Conference at La Grange . . . school clocks my j run wild . . . somebody starts Bow-tie Day , . . footballers L21 V win State Championship . . . Miss Sherwood gives Prom dating 'I a shot in the arm . . . Thanksgiving holidays include an evening ' in heaven at the Prom . , . first big operetta rehearsals begin VIP 'ny I . , .excitement over football championship quiets . . . Dolores johnson wears blue nail polish . . . basketball takes the spot- light ..., DECEMBER Berwyn-Lyons streetcars become history . . . Pearl Harbor attacked , . . clubrooms crowded as President delivers war message to Congress . . , M. C. laces crisis in varied moods . . . sophs elect Campus Leaders . . . women rush to stocking counters . . . Tollenaere plays Santa at Kids Party . . . Christ- mas dancers conga-chain clear out of the cate . . .women win "Morne" . . . Red Cross makes its annual appeal . , .Merry Christmas . . soph portraits are good excuses For downtown movie and shopping parties . . . Commerce Club roller skates . . . Happy and Victorious New Year, ALLEN HIGGINS FRANKLIN HLAVIN MARVIORIE HRADEK LILLIAN HRUDA ROBERT JACOB RAY JANOTA DOLORES JOHNSON ROGER JOHNSTON DOROTHY KACENA EDWARD KARASEK LEONARD KEEVE RUTH KELLINGTON GEORGE KENNEDY MARJORIE KERNER LAWRENCE KLIMA WALTER KOPSA l WILLIAM KORBEL ' iosEPH KOSlN Jostpri KOVANDA MARIE KRAFKA Cl ff, X' N f cl if N1 5 f lj, f JANuAi2Y f5W3?aX Opens on a note of long underwearand Irozen radiators QT X 'HW sometlwing new is added to tlie Womens Clubroom . . .Han ff3? the cafeteria with a soda fountain serving malteds . . . The E X Desert Songl' , . . collegians adjourn to nite-spots to toast a successful performance . . . Higgins makes spectacular slwot in Tl-NXXNIKO, f La Grange game . . . soplws meet to lwear Pioneers story of ly 32' O Zz' f priorities . . . motlwers get a loolc at new clubroom at campus L. ' ' f f tea party . . . Mr. Aird sports a new suit . . . exams . . If-f second semester opens . . . new faces seen on campus including MURIEL KREMSKE IRENE KRENEK SHIRLEY KRUEGER VIRGINIA KUCHTA CLARENCE KURE WAYNE KVASNICKA BLANCHE LAPLANTE HERBERT LANGNER THOMAS LOTINA BUD MARTIN VLASTA MARTINEC ELAINE MATHIEU mm MATZ RAY Mccwrriaev JosEPH Mccfxu I JoHN Mcctuiec JOAN MEYER MARGARET MLSNA DORIS MONNETTE DOROTHY MOORE a sun-tanned Miss Callalian .... FEBRUARY Foto Frolic . . . Collegian elects wrong soplw prexy . . We H-L. comic valentines Float around . riot at gloliet game nets gp-Xin notlwing . . . basketball championship hopes wreclced . . . I-Iale L, alwead in clubroom checker Ieuds . . . traclcmen open season 4,-Qffff XS-X ausygiciously . . . prigrities solve Austin Eaulevalrd faarlcgng iPf!X Q' pro ems . . . new rat registration . . . ounci spits e- Ilated activity lee . . . varnislw and Daint Fly in Mens Clubroom fx . . . First air raid drills . . . mouse upsets repose of Women's Clulnroom . . . war time goes into effect. . . . MARCH ..-- . A Hl2oguey"slol1nstonmal4esalwitaltertlie Baclcward Dance . . . "" 'N--A epidemic of crew Iwaircuts . . . The Black Flamingoy' . . . EVELYN MUNZAK VIOLET NESS FRANK NOVAK IVIARGE PETERSON VERNA PETERSON DOMINIC PETRAITIS LAVERNE PHILLIPS ANN PLACKO THOMAS PLETCI-IER WILLIAM PLETCI-IER EMIL PLICKA PEARL PREBAN JOSEPI-I RAI-IA BILL RE IEANNE REINI-IARDT FRANCES REITZ A EARL REYNOLDS HOWARD RITZMA Evttvisi Roatslms CHARLES sAiviEc YOR SCI-IRIVER MERRILL SI-IEPRO PAUL SIMUNDZA LORRAINE SIRVATI-I ELMER SISTEK KEITH SMEJKAL CHARLES STARMAN RAYMCDND STAUBER FRANK STEJSKAL FRANK SULC ROY SUNDSTROM LAVERNE SUVA ANGELINE TAMBOUR ALBERT TI-IOLEN GEORGE TINIM LAwREKjc5LoLLENA59g-J . J' , lf? J' jul J!! fi, fi H ,J ' , ' I J - AIN J 'D JJ ,J ff !ARTI-ILJR TOMAN BERT VANDERMAR FRANK VEJSADA BENNIE VICI-IA Nr ,begin pcs ff, , term papers begin to IaII due . . . a young man s Iancy turns N: QLQQH to thoughts of Spring . . . Pioneer cameras cIicIc for new crop ' ""' I I 'I OI Ireshmen . . . Red Cross benefits . . . Mas er Singers x - .. state basketball tournament ended . . . back to youth a Kid s X . fsy, iff yvvvxl fs X X party . . . vocational conference . . . Lncca hed mermen splash second in state meet . . . Prom committees ,X D It III Xe ARDELL VITT VIRGINIA VOGT GEORGE VOSATKA CATHERINE WITTMANN FRED WUNDER FRANK ZAVISLAK MILDRED ZELENKA CAMERA SHY SOPHOMORES MEN WILLIAM ALBAUGH PHILIP CARTER JOHN CHARLES CHARLES CONFORTI MILES DOLAR ROBERT DU MONT ELLSWORTH FENSKE RAYMOND FIALA EDWIN HOVORKA ANTHONY HYBYL WARREN JAHNKE JACK JOHNSTON FRANK KOLARICK RICHARD KOPECKY JOSEPH KRATVILLE ARTHUR KRYDA HOWARD LAVATY LOUIS LIEWALD . APRIL ROY LYNGAAS NORBERT MITCHELL JOHN MODRY JAMES MURRAY EDWARD MUZIK FLORIAN NOWACZYK GEORGE OLISAR RAYMOND PECHOUS RUDOLPH PEROUTKA MARSHALL ROZYN JOSEPH SALASEK PAUL SHUMATE ROBERT SIMEK LOUIS SKENDER ROBERT SOELKE FRANK J. SOUCEK JEROME SOUKUP EDWARD SPATNY JOHN STANEK Easter vacation . . . rain . . . Ugpeln memorial in Collegian . . . spring lever and lethargic students . . . prom sneaI4 pre- views . . . blitz ol German measles . . . Dad comes ban- CIUQIIDQ . . . obvious Corn ol Barn Dance . . . pitching-but baseball. IVIAY AND JUNE Qpen House and strangers . . . fathers and mothers be- wildered by scholasticlile and living . . . Vineyardprom . . IOVVUOI5, Flowers, fashions, feelings . . . exchange assemblies . . . Saddle Club I-Iorse Show . . . cramming For Final exams . . V. Emblem born anew , . . Pioneer distributed among Hohsn and Hahsi' . . . Class Night supper and dance ol Bon Voyage . . . Graduation . . . tears . . . memories . . .good Iucl4 . . .good bye . . , vacation. PAGE 84 RAY STEJSPAL GORDON STEPANEK HAMLET STEPHENS BOB SUCHY MILES TETREV FRANK TURSICH BLAIR UROUHART JOSEPH WALDECK WOMEN ELEANOR FRANCOMBE IDA HINZ DOROTHY HRACK EVELYNE JACOBS BARBARA MAXWELL NINA POD EDITH SOELKE ROSEMARY STELTON ELEANOR TUREK SHIRLEY WAXEL FIRST SEMESTER Rodert Luetzovv President Loretta Clisim Vice President Milton Tauchen Secretary Carl Goding Treasurer SECOND SEMESTER joe Grove President James Tintera Vice President Babette Montgomery Secretory Laurel Bouton Treasurer PAGE 86 SEPTEMBER ENTRANTS VIVIAN ADAMEK ROBERT BATCH JUNE BLIZEK WILLIAM BLIZEK HELEN CAITHAMER MILDRED CALEK ALAN ANTHONY CIHLAR WINIFRED CISAR LEONARD DONAR HENRY FELTGEN MARION FORMANSKY GRACE FORT ANNE3GRIFFIN BOB HOFFMAN ROBERT HYNEK CHARLES JELINEK RAYMOND BEGITSCHKE WILLIAM BEST RICHARD BINER HOWARD BLANK ROBERT BOBERG EDWARD BOWMAN ROBERT BRANSIL WILLIAM BUCHMAN MILDRED CANIK DORIS CAREY CERNEY ROSE CERNOHOLJZ LORETTA CLISH NANCY CONNELLY VIRGINIA CVRCEK JANE FENTON RAYMOND FIALA GENEVIEVE FIEK JOE FILIPIAK LAVERNE FROULA LEE FLICHCAR VIRGINIA GILMORE CARL GODING LORRAINE HALOUP HELEN HARBLITTE ROBERT HEJNA MILAN HIBEN IRENE HOELZEL RONALD HOFFMANN RUTH HONZAK JEAN HOVORKA MILTON HUML LUQILLE HUMMEL ROBERT JOHNSON A RICHARD JONES JAMES KALAL HARRY KANTA SEPTEMBER ENTRANTS ROBERT KASNICKA THOMAS KATUSTC JOHN KISLY JEROME KIZIOR ROBERT KLESTIL JOHN ROOR HENRY KOLAR JAMES KONECNY GEORGE KOROUS JAMES KOSNER VIOLET KOZENY FLORENCE KRASE THOMAS KRIPPNER LILLIAN LAVICKA LAVERNE LEBDUSKA LORRAINE LEBDLJSKA RONALD LESTINA RUSSELL LEVY GWEN LINDUSKA HARRY LOEFFLER ROBERT LUETZOW RAYMOND MANTHEY EDWARD MCCARTNEY TOM McDONOLIGH TYRE ROBERT MCIN RAYMOND MEHREN GERALDINE MESTEK MYRA MILBACH CHARITY MILLIGAN JOSEPH MINAR BABETTE MONTGOMERY WILLIAM MRAZEK DON NILIO TOM NOHEJL1 U EDWARD NOVAK VIVIENNE OBERMANN JOSEPH ODEHNAL HELEN OSELKA RUTH PERSON GLEN PERSONETTE WARREN PETERS MARY PETR ROBERT PETRICK JOSEPH PLEPEL MARVIN POOL RICHARD PRASIL GEORGE PRIVOZNIK MILADA PROCHASKA HAROLD PLJCCI MARY PUKYS MARIAN OUIRSFIELDI JEAN RAKOWSKI FRED RAMOUIST PAGE 87 PAGE 88 SEPTEMBER ENTRANT PORTIA RAWERS FRED RIED ELSIE WILLIAM RUESCH THOMAS RYAN JEAN SA RICHARD PARKE SHEE ART SIM EMILY SISCO MARIO SODINI BOB SOUCEK ED MARIAN STODDARD ARTHUR STREJC JOSEPH STRN CHARLES SVEHLA MILTON TAUCHE RUTH VANBERGEN JOYCE V ROBERT LUCILLE WEIN EDWARD WIDMAR S MARGUERITA RELIAS JANET REMINGTON L ROESNER EARL RUESCH ROSE RYCHTARIK VAGE JOH N SCH LEITWILER SHIRLEY SCH RO EDER ROSEMERRIE SCHULTZ CHARLAINE SCOTT LORRAINE SECRESTE SEIDEL VINCENT SERIO WALTER SHALTIS JOHN SKENDER JIM SMITH LEWIS SMITH FRANK SOUKUP SHIRLEY SPREE EDWARD STIKA GAR STODDARD AD RUTH STUCHLIK IRVIN STUDNEY SUE SULIK N JAMES TINTERA ALFRED TOBIAS CHARLES TUPPER EVELYN URBAN MYLES VAN CURA DOROTHY VEAGUE ILETA MILDRED VORLICKY WAWRZYNIAK DOROTHY WRIGHT IDA WRIGHT HENRY ZAWACKI SAYF T. 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