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The clubs we joined, the teams we strove to make, the buildings we "didn't throw snow balls within a hundred feet of," the teacher under whom we struggled, the holi- days we willingly endured, the parties which seemed so few and far between, and all the fellows we were glad to call our friends - here in this book we have tried to make the happy memory of all these Hermon associations more real and lasting .... IN APPRECIATION THROUGH Freshmen, Sophomore, Iunior, and Senior Years the Class of 1941 has found a continual help- er and friend in Dr. Porter. His understanding advice and encouragement have been of immeasurable aid to many of our ranks in times of doubt and uncertainty, and although all of us have not been able to know our headmaster so well as we may have wished, each and every one of us does feel a grateful appreciation for his kind assistance to the class as a whole during the past four years. Our appreciation is deeply felt also for the friend- ship, cooperation, and understanding of the faculty members we have come to know. Both from that which we have learned under their careful guidance and from the experience of our acquaintances with them we have benefited: as we leave the Hill, the Class of 1941 carries with it lasting teachings gained from our ex- periences with the faculty. fihe Qierlicafizm Tdedicate this, our Senior Yearbook. Fortunate indeed were Northfield Seminary and Mount Hermon when this friendly and understanding young man last fall became president of The Northfield Schools. Although we of Hermon have not been quite so fortunate as our sisters at the Seminary in being able to become well acquainted with him, we have some understanding of, and no small amount of gratitude for the work which he is so capably undertaking for the two schools and for each one of us as an individual therein. May his associations with, and his interest in, Hermon students of the future be even more successful and pleasant than has been possible with us during his first year. w I ll 5 y . I I IOHN D. BASSETTE, Ph.B.: Instructor oi Mathematics: Yale 1913: Alpha Chi Rho: New England Association of Mathematics Teachers: Member ot Faculty since 1935. HARLAN BAXTER, A.B.. M.A.: Instructor of Latin: Head oi North Crossley: Dickinson College: Columbia: Sigma Chi: Coach oi Football, Hockey, and Track: Member of Faculty since 1929. FRANK G. BISSON, B.S.: Instructor oi History: Springfield College: Director of Interest Groups: Coach oi Soccer, Skiing, Tennis: Member oi Faculty since 1936. PAUL E. BOWMAN, Ch.E.. M.S., Ph.D.: Instructor of Chemistry: Lehigh University: University oi Cincinnati: Sigma Chi: American Chemical Society: New England Association oi Teachers of Chemistry: Member of Faculty since 1936. IEHVIS W. BURDICK, IR., A.B.: Instructor of Mathematics: Princeton University: Coach of Track, Soccer, and Basketball: Member of Faculty since 1940. HARWOOD W. CUMMINGS, A.B., M.D.: School Physician: Middlebury College: Harvard Medical School: Member of Faculty since 1939. GROVE W. DEMING, B.S.: Instructor oi History: University of Connecticut: Theta Sigma Chi: Member of Faculty since 1910. FRED A. DRAESEKE. A.B.: Instructor of Science: Union College, Coach of Football, I. L. Skiing: Faculty Advisor of Rifle Club: Head of Camp Hall: Member oi Faculty since 1940. FRANK E. DUNN: Secretary of Alumni Association: Boston University: Harvard Divinity School: Faculty Advisor of Philomathea: Chairman of Public Relations Committee cj the Northfield Schools: Member oi Faculty since 1938. HARRY E. ERICKSON, A.B., A.M.: Instructor of English: Yale University: Harvard University: Faculty Advisor to the HERMONITE: Chairman ot the Mount Hermon Church Missionary Com- mittee: Member ot the Publicity Committee of the Northfield Schools: Chairman of Gill School Committee: Member of Faculty since 1929. G. OTTOMAR FIEDLER, A.B., M.A.: Instructor ot Physics: Housemaster of Cottage I: Brown Uni- versity: Harvard University: Phi Delta Kappa, Iota Chapter: Coach I. L. Tennis and Swimming: Faculty Advisor of Dickerson: Member oi Faculty since 1940. ELLIOTT V. FLECKLES, B.S.S., M.A.: Director of Library: College ot City of New York: New York University: Delta Kappa Epsilon: Honorary ot Pieria: Advisor to Schauttler Associates: American Library Association: Member ot Faculty since 1929. AXEL B. FORSLUND, B.P.E., M.A.: Head ot Department ot Physical Education: Springfield College: Columbia University: Coach ot Soccer. Hockey, Track, Member oi Faculty since 1929. MELVIN L. GALLAGHER, B.A., M.S.M.: Director ot Choral Music: Carleton College: Union Theological Seminary: Mu Sigma Tau: Member oi Faculty since 1933. ALEXANDER D. GIBSON, A.B., A.M.: Head oi Language Department: Dartmouth College: Uni- versity of Toulouse: Sorbonne: Former College Board Reader in French: Academic Advisor ot Class of 1943: Coach oi Basketball, Tennis: Member oi Faculty since 1939. G. HUMPHREY HADLEY, B.A.: Instructor oi English and Mathematics: Williams College: Phi Gamma Delta: Coach oi Soccer, I. L. Basketball, Baseball: Faculty Advisor oi Riding Club: Faculty Advisor ot Hayward: Member ot Faculty since 1939. GEORGE R. HANNA, B.A.: Instructor of History: Dartmouth College: Zeta Psi: Coach of Football, Basketball, Baseball: Faculty Advisor oi Good Government Club: Member ot Faculty since 1939. ASHBY T. HARPER. A.B.: Instructor of French and Spanish: Princeton University: Coach oi Foot- ball, Swimming, Baseball: Member ot Faculty since 1940. l t I r of k 5 .. - ' W P g l ok PAUL S. IVORY, B.A.: Instructor of English: Bowdoin College: Theta Delta Chi: Member of Faculty Symphonic Trio Ccellistj: Di- rector of Symphony Orchestra: Member ot Faculty since 1938. ELSIE S. JACKSON, B.A.: Instructor of English: Hillsdale College: Pi Beta Phi: Member of Faculty since 1918. NELSON A. IACKSON, B.A., M.A.: Head oi Mathematics Department: Bates College: Columbia University: Alpha Tau Omega: Director of Scholarship: Academic Advisor of Class of 1942: Faculty Member of Cum Laude: National Council of Mathematics Teachers: New England Association of Mathematics Teachers: Connecticut Valley Association of Mathematics Teachers, Presi- dent 1935-'36: Board of Directors of Kiwanis Club of Greenfield: Member of Faculty since 1918. I. GLOVER IOHNSON, B.A., M.A., Th.M., Ph.D., Th.D.: Instructor of Bible: Acting Pas- tor of Mount Hermon Church: Mercer Uni- versity: Southern Theological Seminary: Yale University: National Association ol Biblical Instructors: Mercer Round Table: Faculty Leader of "D.L." Club: Faculty Member of Cum Laude: Member of Faculty since 1936. ERNEST N. KIRRMANN, B.S., M.A.: In- structor of German: College of the City of New York: Columbia University: Diplome de l'Universite de Strasbourg: Student In- signia: Deutsche Taielrunde: Member ol Faculty since 1931. GEORGE R. LAURENCE, B.S., M.A.: In- structor oi Sciences: Yale University: New England Association ol Chemistry and Physics Teachers: Harvard Graduate School: Coach of I. L. Football, Basketball: Faculty Advisor of Faraday Club: Member of Faculty since 1935. WILLIAM H. LEDGARD, B.A., M.A.: In- structor oi English: Harvard University: Honorary oi Lyceum: Coach of Debating: Coach of Class Plays: Member ol Faculty since 1937. CARLTON W. L'HOMMEDlEU, B.A., Mus.B.: Organist, Instructor oi Music and Latin: Yale University: Phi Beta Kappa: Member of Faculty since 1926. EDGAR I. LIVINGSTON: Cashier: Member of Faculty since 1936, Seminary since 1932. FREDERICK S. MCVEIGH, B.A., M.A.: In- structor of French: Head of South Crossley: Williams College: Phi Delta Theta: Ameri- can Association ol Teachers of French: Coach of Cross-country, Track: Member of Faculty since 1935. l . , , 1 l l y A l , ROBERT B. MARR, B.S.: Instructor oi Eng- lish and Mathematics: Springfield College: Pi Gamma Mu: Kappa Delta Pi: Coach of Soccer, Basketball, Tennis: Member of Faculty since 1939. BENNETT MEYERS, B.A.: Instructor of His- tory: Amherst College: Phi Beta Kappa: Coach of Baseball: Member of Faculty since 1941. ORVIL E. MIRTZ, A.B., TH.B.: Instructor oi Mathematics: Head oi Cottage IV: West- minster College: Princeton Theological Sem- inary: Cornell University: Kappa Phi Lambda: Tau Gamma Delta: Phi Delta Kappa: Coach of Soccer, Baseball, Basket- ball: Member of Faculty since 1935. WILLIAM M. MORROW, A.B., M.Ed.: ln- structor of English: Head of Oaknoll: Wil- liam and Mary: Temple University: Phi Beta Kappa: Kappa Alpha: National Council for Teachers of English: New Eng- land Association of Teachers ot English: Chairman of Social Committee: Member of Faculty since 1931. r HORACE H. MORSE, A.B., M.A.: Head ot History Department: Harvard: Phi Beta Kappa: Faculty Member CChairmanj oi Cum Laude: New England History Teachers' Association, Vice President 1931, President 1932: Member of Massachusetts Historical Society: Member of Faculty since 1906. EDWIN G. NIXON. B.A.: Instructor oi Eng- lish: Director of Permissions: Middlebury College: Delta Upsilon: Advisor of Student Church Council: 1942 Class Teacher: Mem- ber of Faculty since 1939. PHILIP PELTZ, B.A.: Instructor of Bible and English: Yale University: Delta Kappa Epsilon: Coach of Soccer, Skiing: Naviga- tion and Sailing Club's Advisor: Member of Faculty since 1940. ALFRED H. PETSCHKE, B.S.: Superintendent oi West Hall: University oi Illinois: Pi Kappa Phi: Head oi Shadow Lake Cottage: Member of Faculty since 1936. I S ARTHUR D. PLATT, B.S.. M.A.: Instructor of Mathematics: Director oi Bureau of College Counsel: Trinity College: Columbia University: Delta Phi: Faculty Adviser to the GATEWAY: National Council of Mathematics Teachers: Connecticut Valley Section ot Association of Mathematics Teach- ers ot New England: Member of Faculty since 1928. GEORGE POHLMANN, A.B.. B.S.T.: Instructor of Bible: Head of Center Crossley: University ot Redlands: University of California: Yale University: Stanford University: Alpha Gamma Nu: Ka Palla Palla: Member ol Faculty since 1935. GORDON F. PYPER, Ph.B.: Instructor of Biology: Director of Bureau of Records and Admission: Brown University: Sigma Chi: Faculty Member of Cum Laude: Member of Faculty from 1926-'28 and since 1932. CARROLL RIKERT, A.B.: Director of Work, Superintendent ot Property of The Northfield Schools: Head of North Farm House: Harvard University: Topiarian Club: Member of Faculty since 1917. CYRIL G. SARGENT, B.A., M.A.: Assistant Head of Mathematics Department: Head of Overtoun Hall: Brown University: Member of Faculty since 1935. LOUIS E. SMITH, A.B., M.A.: Head ot English Department: Gettysburg College: Yale University: Yale Graduate School: Phi Beta Kappa: Phi Gamma Delta: New England Association of English Teachers: Former Reader for College Entrance Examination Board: Member of Faculty from 1909-'16 and since 1917. IUDSON STENT. B.A., B.D,: Instructor ol Bible: Yale University: Yale Divinity School: Phi Beta Kappa: Member ot Faculty 1938 and since 1940. CHARLES D. THOMPSON, A.B., M.A.: Instructor of Mathematics and Economics: Princeton Univer- sity: Columbia University: Phi Beta Kappa: Faculty Member oi Cum Laude: National Council ot Mathematics Teachers: Indian Economic Association, President 1933-'34: Indian Statistical Institute: Econometric Society: American Economic Association: Member of Faculty from 1934-'37 and since 1938. BERT H. WABEKE: Instructor in French and History: Department of Music: University of Leiden CHoIlandj, "Candidatus" in 1936, "Doctorandus" in 1940: Member ot Faculty String Trio: Member Faculty since 1940. 1 .11 wt. ll ,rK1'W.y1:p will' - W A NOT PICTURED PAUL F. WILSON. B.A.: Instructor of French: Wesleyan University: Sorbonne: Paris Diplome: Columbia University: Sigma Chi: Faculty Adviser of Rifle Club. Camera Club: Member of Faculty since 1939. WILLIAM WILSON: Instructor of English: Office Records: Bentley School of Accounting and Finance: Faculty Member of Cum Laude: Beta Tau Alpha: Member ot Faculty since 1935. HAROLD WYMAN, B.A.: Instructor oi Bible and Physical Education: Middlebury College: Delta Kappa Epsilon: Coach of Football, Hockey, and Lacrosse: Member ol Faculty since 1940. A L U M N I COUNCIL THOMAS DONOVAN, A.B.: Instructor of English: Head ol Cottage II: Dartmouth College: Phi Beta Kappa: Faculty Member ol Cum Laude: Reader ol English with the College Entrance Examination Board: Member of Faculty since 1930. WILHEMINA L. DONOVAN, A.B., M.A.: Instructor of German: New York State College: Columbia University: Member of Faculty since 1938. HIS group of twenty-one distinguished Alumni serves as a means of expressing the sentiments ol the graduates of Mount Herrnon School in mat- ters of school interest. Officially known as the Board of Alumni Counsellors, the group meets thrice yearly for constructive criticisms and observations by the members, of whom four are elected annually to serve for a period of five years. At the end of the school year an annual banquet is held for the purpose of intro- ducing Seniors to the Alumni Association. CLASS TEACHERS FORTUNATE indeed was the Class of A1941 when it was able unanimously to elect Mr. and Mrs. Mrrtz as class teachers early last fall. Since 1937 they had been friendly companions and helpful advisors to us all, and it has been both a privilege and an honor for the class to enjoy even a closer companion- ship with them as class teachers during this, our last year at Hermon. In the enjoyment of our parties and privileges, in the trials of our misfortunes, and in the solution of our problems the Mirtz' have been helpful, sincere friends of us all. As we leave the hill, we take with us a deep appreciation of the bene- ficial companionship we have enjoyed with these two special friends. The class would also like to express its warm gratitude to Mr. and Mrs. Petschke, Mr. Ledgard, Mr. Hadley, and Mr. Draeseke, its class honoraries, for their generous friendship and guidance during these past four years. IN SPECIAL APPRECIATICN E of the Senior Class of 1941 do not feel that we could possibly publish our Gateway without some expression of our deeply felt appreciation of the friendship and the guidance of Mr. Niblock during the three years in which he acted as our class teacher. As individuals we Were proud to feel that in him we had a special faculty counsellor to whom we could turn for advice, friendly cheer, and fellowship: as a class we were grateful for his encouragement and help in our attaining of numerous privileges and benefits that we should doubt- less have failed to enjoy without his aid and counsel. Strong still, as we take our departure, are the bonds of friendship and gratitude which have made our relationship with him the exceptional fellowship that it is. HAROLD ALFRED ANDERSON-"Andy"-25 Burr Neff. 09-AA QV Aww!-jig' "" - L W72 N fn-o-4.-Ig Qzww 0-MJ M -' Top Ravi' e ig : Second Row, Left to Right: IAVI AB ' -A E ll R d, W' - MM S.. l me, mslfggtes 0310, THOMAS WEBSTER BEAN,, IR. "TOm"- Meme- Soccer 39' 14.0. Sk -39' CMCmagerD 140. Nickle- rgue City, Mass., Commuter sl Club 41: Football gl A-Week Book Club. 41: Basketball 41: Baseball 41: Softball League DAVID G. ABBOTT--"Dave"-Hill Street, Bristol, ' . lv '41- 3, . Conn-: Hockey 40. 41i2ad111g Club 40- 412 Tmck 4 0, y Jef' BENJAMIN GERRY BEAUDRY "Gerry"-f as Pearl ' 0 P' .R ci' , M .: : 'k . ROBERT AIRD, IR .EEE jiBud"-V137-06 69th Street, !.m,,ef VJ' Ay,-52"-'S' Sufi? fifs Hockey me efsfm Club Wee ' e, N. Y., HERMONITE"40, '41: Chen '40, xv V, ' If ILL FOR! ' ill"- 15 '41, ella ' ,QI696tbal1 I. 'L. '38 j39. '40: -'xj"' X op KDri , B gt , R :"F all: Ski- Hoc 9, 1241: V - 'in o vernme lub. . ,GBICHARD ALMOND- "Dick"-A--ll Madison Street, H H - R165 A1 Glen Ridge' N, IA, Haywmd '40, '41: Fencing .401 HERBERT K. BESHAR, II Beeh 55 -Lerfi Kitch- . , I '41: Lacrosse '40: Vice-President of North Crossley I we ener Road' New Roche-11e' N' Swlmmmg 40 P114 '41: Tennis' A w CManagerD 41: Tennis 40: Aviation Club 40: wp' ' IOSEPH DINSMORE ALTER'A--"Ioe"--Woodstock AQ :R Ccmew C1ub 41- rd Y. "L" ts Echool, Lalndour, QV. P., India: International Club, .OJ ROGER SCOTT BESTOR,YffWhiteYff- 79 Prospect A V' f1'4,'4""l,re51dent 40' 41' Peace QYOUP' Church COUHC11' f C5 Street, Bloomfield, Conn.: Football '39, '40 gm: . Basketball, Track, Cum Laude. 'VA if . 5 X Street, West Hartford, Conn.: Soccer: Pieria: QQ Baseball '40 CHD, '41: Basketball '40, '41: Vice- President of Athletic Association: Philomathea, Tennis. ry, W Y JQN Treasurer. DAVID FREDERICK BABSON, IR.- --"Fred"s58pQf,j.fqy. l , RICHARD DAVENPORT BIRDSALLf-"Dick"- Mt. Melbourne Terrace, Waterbury, Conn.: Football - ' ','1Y"' Hermon, Mass.: Skiing '40 CHD: Tennis: Choir: '40: Skiing '41: Tennis '40, '41: Commuter's Cluba CA,..!. . fl Nfl Glee Club: Craft Club: Cum Laude. '39, '40, '41: Iunior League Football. ' U4 f H D I DONALD T. BAKER--"Don"f-61 churehui Street,,k ,I "" fp DQTTAMES G- B1-AKEm lm' m40 Hlllslde Road' ewtonville, Mass.: President of North Crossley: reasurer of Student Council '41: Philomathea '40, '41, Secretary '41: Soccer '37, '38, '40: Basketball '37, '38: Baseball '37, '38. FRANK PHILIP BAKER, lR.---"Bake"- 203 Holland Street, Somerville, Mass.: Student Council '41: Hermon Kniqhts '40, '41: Pieria, President '41: Stu- dent Church Council '41: Cross-country '40, '41, SHEPPARQ BARTLETTW--"Shep"-Bartlett Street, Mass.' Dickerson '40 Treasurer '4l' ockey 40 41 Football 41 QManagerj Lacrosse e , , , 40, '41, meyefe '39, '40, '41: GATEWAY BOARD: Hermon Knights '41, IACK BARWICK--"Iack"-M14 West Kinq Street, York, Penna.: Schauftler Associates: Debating: Track '4l. I 'f NI Vt .x I 3 M Riff? , 'rf MLarchmont, N. Y.: Hockey: Lyceum: Y Baseball. V , J ' ,Q ROBE T ANDERSON BLOOMPIELD -"Bob"e- East ' , Long Island, N. Y.: Lyceum '39, '40, '41: A fx ra Club '39, '40: Football '39, '40: Basket- ' bg - , ball '40: Baseball '40, '41 fn' f JV' IACK FRANCIS BOIRE "Iack"- 63 Hilton Street. JV' Manchester, N. H.: Tennis: Skiing. ' AIA' ' MER PHILON BOLLINGERV- "Wings"- 235 if Af, K Oneida Street, Fulton, N. Y.: A Capella Choir '40, I M4 ff 1: Cheerleader '40, Head Cheerleader '41: Or- v K 3 I chestra '40: Swimming '40, . H ARD OLIVER BOLTON "Dick"-wNortl'Ilield. ' '40, '41: Commuter's Club '37, '38, '39, '40, '4l. f dsl Ml ' Baseball I. L. '38, '39, '40, '41: Hockey '39, I ' f ,I J K! 1 l Mk, jf r, K fffvdzfl aj vt .nf L, , Bottom Row, Left to Right: WILLIAM B. BRIGHAM, IR.-f"Bi11"-19 Highland Street, Sharon, Mass.: Aviation Club: Skiing: Tennis. EDMUND FRANKLYN BROWN - "Brownie" M 60 Harvard Avenue, Rockville Center, N. Y.: Choir: Basketball: Track: Philomathea. GRAYDON DAVID BROWN- "Graydon"-'- Z3 Court Street, Rutland. Vt.: HERMONITE BOARD: Tennis. THEODORE HENRY BROWN "Ted"f 116 Proctor Blvd., Utica, N. Y.: Cross-Country: Basketball: Riding Club. FRANK IOHN BURNHAM --- "Frank" f - 37 Union Street, Greeniield, Mass.: Printing Club '40, Presi- dent '4l: International Club '40, '4I: Camera Club '4l: Student Church Council '4I: Fall Tennis '40: Cum Laude: GATEWAY BOARD. CHARLES D. BURPEE - - "Dick" e- West Hanover. Mass.: Basketball: Fall Tennis: Baseball: Philo- mathea. W. PETER BURROWS- - "Pete" -111 Pinecrest Drive, Hastings-on-Hudson, N. Y.: HERMONITE BOARD: Dramatic Club: Church Council: Soccer Manager: Good Government. RICHARD W. BURTON-"Dick" -- 726 Burnside Avenue, East Hartford, Conn.: Mount Hermon Church: Orchestra. IOHN ROBERT CHURCH -"Iohn"-21 East Lever- ing Mill Road, Cynwyd, Penna.: Cross-Country: Skiing: Track: Lyceum. RAYMOND FRANCIS CHURCHILL --- "Ray" --B Vermont Avenue, Brattleboro, Vt.: Cross-Country: Skiing: Tennis: Philomathea. LEWIS BARRINGTON CLAYTON- "Clay" he -411 Woodland Avenue, Avon-by-The-Sea, N. I.: Camera Club '39, '40, President '4l: Riding Club '39, '40, '41: Tennis '38, '40: Skiing '40. iv-wx - - ' 2 ft iii: t. V No ' Wfwifeursf 5255.15 92.40 N HE 1941 15" li: Iiwoijl, ,,.. Jfwlsqgfi 'IA Aff, 'fi-'V' ' if fV,W fl' -'six' 93,4 VMVMJ-:'I: Yrs I ,Jig 4.1 in J I, 8 M - .Qi - G A T E W A Y WJ CLGJJYVI A -v X 'nz ' 'il U AQAX Q ff 1' t k I 'ff I, ' ' ' I' " QQQ A I A aw. f 'Wt ' 9 1 if I X 5 1 , .. I-4 Q ZH Q gl' I ' H +- W- I, - fic. 1 ' - ' ' ., 'ii L," A 'L' -h jf,L ' ' 'S l -- 1 Eg.: ,. fi. f I '12, -If6,1Vv-,jhix Y tj: . ,V , HM .IV V., ' "'A"'0' It 7 Lum , '11 1' IS- xyqyo MYR! A-Flilfglfl'-Q-if THE 1941 GATEWAY wvyr QXKR JW: Top How, Left to Right: GEORGE W. CLEARWATER-"George"-417 Uni- versity Place, Syracuse, N. Y.: Tennis '40 CHD, '41: Basketball '40 CManagerj '41: The Players: Cum Laude. LEIGH T. CLIFFORD -"Cliff"-88-31 179th Place. Iamaica, N. Y.: Wrestling '39, '40, '41 CHD: Foot- ball '38, '40: Lacrosse '40: Tennis '39: Lyceum '39, '40, '4l. IOHN W. COLEGROVEM"Heinie"-Five Mile Drive, Ithaca, N. Y.: Football '39, '40 CHD: Basket- ball '40, '4l: Lacrosse '40, '41: Baseball '39: Lyceum '40, '41, IOHN O. CONDIT-"Reverend"-Eton Hall Apart- ments, Garth Road, Scarsdale, N. Y.: Tennis '38, '39, '40, '41: Fencing CManagerD '41: Riding Club '40, Secretary-Treasurer '41: Fall Tennis '38, '39, '40: Hockey '38, '39. ANDREW D. CUNNINGHAM-"Andy"-118 Lin- coln Avenue, McDonald, Penna.: Student Church Council: Deacon: Wrestling '37: Track '38, '39. LESLIE MCINTIRE CURTIS- "Les" - 36 Oneida Road, Winchester, Mass.: Skiing: Tennis: Track: OBERT "Bob"----152 Miles Capella Choir '39, '40, '41 CHD: Track 39, 40, 41: Good Government DEVENNEY-"Dick"----123 Chester N. Y.: Football '39, '40 CHU: 'AO' Baseball '39, '41: Track '40: The Senior Players. 'Ioe"-56 Iaflrey Street, Wey- mouth, Mass.: Football '36, '37, '38: Tennis '37, '39: Hockey '37. PHILIP HENRY DIRKS-"Phil"-Happyhill Farm, Montague, Mass.: Track '38, '39, '40 CHD: Naviga- tion Club '39, '40, '41: Church Council '40, '4l. DAVID GILBERT DIXON---"Dave"-Heath, Mass.: Soccer '37, '38, I. L. '39: Swimming '40: Classical Orchestra '38, '39: Peace Forum '40, '41: Inter- national Club '38, '39, '40, '4l. 62,1 'x 4, -x j--1. Af? 'L ' 3 9 . ls: V, ,,1 . 4.4, I f A r mn 1 nf .J rf' ' , .- of Sqydid Row, Left to Right: N' 5 4397 viii Bottom Row, Left to Right: ARREN M. DOOLITTLE-"Doo"e 1383 East 17th A RICHARD FALESe -"Dick" - Intervale ,Avenue. 5- Street, Brooklyn, N. Y.: Good Government Club: ,gf ' Roslyn, N. Y.: Hockey: Hermon Knightsf Classical ' Class Play 41: Football '38, I. L. '39: Basketball SVWJJ I V,, , Orche tra. j,"' '39' 41fBGSebQ11 39' 1-L' 40' 41- il' CARLETON K. FINCHee"S ed". Pine street, East J, HENRY CARLTON DOSCHERY-e"D0sCh"fe 623 ' Northfield, Mass.: I. L O er 38: I. L. Basee 'f Albin Street, Teaneck, N. I.: Soccer I. L. '39: Ski- ball '38, '39: Comm ' C h. 38, '39, '40, '415 ing I. L. '40: Orchestra: Cross-Country. 'S' ' Cum Q . my v ,ru ROBERT 1. DOUGLASS ,"Deng"e19a Thames . 'XDAVID TYLER F Te e"Ee,,l'1Af:z'B11rti9tX7Ae'yP..I" K A is Street, Groton, Conn.: Lacrosse CI-13 '39, 6,76 Rumford, R, Lk O d erfufhg-HfQ3g: 'ru ' i . " '41 Co-captain: Lyceurnl'39,l 40, 41: Skiing 38, u 9 Soccer rm., e is - :N oo LL' f38.GO1f3,,...,...1 39, 40: Football 38, 39: Soccer 41. RICHARD ING W ,.DiCk,, 98 Fowler BRADFORD WINSLOW DRAKE. 3RDff--"Brad"- Avenue' Mqxi 9 A on D wimmingi The Nuvigu. 225 Prospect Street, Stoughton, Mass.: A Capella, n Tennis' Choir, Glee Club '4l: Tennis '40, '4l: Basketball " I ,, , ,, 1.03 '40, '41: Rifle Club '40, '41g Esperanto Club '4o. I nt - SffIR:yKiI!N Vflglzotbcfl 'IJ DONALD LAUX DUERK "Don"r '34 Craig , . I .1 ' Cyp! lf II, g'C,Ske,b,,u -41, 'g Avenue, Freeport, N. Y.: Football '40, '41 CHQ: ' - r 1 U4 'bud' Lysxeum: Lacrosse '40, '4l: Glee Club: Navigation G EL ARQEERIHFQQXIUK Gligiorgogu Charlotte N X Club. , I 4 , I ' F' OURTLAND ERNEST DUNKLEE -"Dunk" senrh V J ,4'Tft'f,Ta' l,ff,'es"'ng Manage' 4" "C'C'0s5e - S' rnon, Mass.: Cross-Country: Skiing: Commuter's 4 ' ' Y ' H H lb Club, Treasurer '41. ANSON CHARLES FYLER - Z Fy 235HFol1lbes i BURT ABBOTT EASTON, IR.--"Burt" 18 South Street. East Iiirartiocrdbhiqgrrgi.kh:'oStba1l, oc ey, Randolph Avenue, Poughkeepsie, N. Y.: Lyceum, mc ' ' HG- 'fl ' P President '41. Band '39, 'asr Lacrosse '40 CHD, '41, M , Q- RICHARD DAVID GALE: e Dlffk be 78 North Bend pfvif Tennis: Fogfbqll, L. '38, 'SSQ Cum Laude, J, Street,-PC1Wl't1Cl4el, R. l.: GOOd-GOV9rnmenl Cllubi AN STUART EARL EGANYrrStewr- ,411 University f Councilmgzm at Large 39: Prei1dCe1ntoll3i.G.C. 39: Z Avenue, Syracuse, N. Y.: Hayward: Hockey '40, ty ecxetmy' Ieuswer O ass ' Q,-ovv X '41 CHD: Lacrosse '40, '4l: International Club '40: L RICHARD R. GALTE -"Gyppi" Susquehanna,L,.4,,g, M ,v-up Rifle Club '40. JQ Univ., Selinsgrove, Penna.: Good Governmental 0 H., , GEORGE EHINGER' IR.nY..George., Kings High- Nffffy 6'-fC1ub '4l: Choir '4l: Skiing: I. L. Football: Tennis. :wa ,gl-Qover, elaware:Philomatl1ean:Basketball: if 5 HARQLD H, GEQRGENS ."Hg1" Bayside, New ' g Ck u ' Truck- gp Q York, N. Y., Dickerson Club '41. HERMONITE '40: W ' ' 'Y 0 FR CK gEYYffKidffK248 Van Winkle ' A Riding Club, Vice-President '38, '38, '40, '4l: JIMA Qin f , LPI e, Ruthgrioa, . I.: Fencing '39 CHD, '40 CHQ, 5 Camera Club, Treasurer 40: Cross-Country Mana- , '41 CHQ' CCaptcQr-Q: Riding Club, President '39, 'NL ' - gel' '40- '40r 'Hi Truck NQIYQUEIG1' 'gJ:bF9g5bG11 '38. '39. '40: is X' if FRANK QUENTIN GIFFORD "Gin" Mr. Rernren, VIC' lon U - 3' f Mt. Hermon, Mass.: Class President '40, '4l: A GEORGE LANDIS EVANS' -"Georqe"-- 5Balmiere Q 3 Cappela Choir 39, '4g,'41: Soccer '39 CHU! Pkwy., Cranford, N. l.: Tennis: Track: Skiing. 5 . BX Basketball '39, 'l'l:4G0:J!Government '39, '40, '41. n YYI 'ef 1 l V I' . A K, .,0f QJW , . 'I J-' fr' fr-"'I,v' If 1' xlgqwl M Gfh , ' j , Bak ta' Ao' -fx u"2j f if Jblh ' X U ' ' I. 'Ky ' ' .X IVV J '5 .0 e 0 ' . A .I ry' .4 P W '54"f1'if Top Row, Left to Right: ROBERT DUBOIS GLANZ - "Fuzzy" - Central Avenue, New Paltz, N. Y.: Baseball: Dickerson Club: Basketball: Cross-Country: Nickel-A-Week Book Club. IOHN GOODEMOTE-ff-"Iack''---Broadalbin, N. Y.: Tennis: Basketball: Pierian: Treasurer: Esperanto we WM q I qyofvwr-evofx, cond Row, Left to Right: IOHN B. HERRMANN - "Hacker" W- 78 Brainerd Avenue. Middletown, Conn.: Football '40: Hockey '4l: Track '40: Golf '41: Dickerson Club. ARTHUR HEYWORTH- e"Shorty"--5290 Washing- ton Street, West Roxbury, Mass.: International Club '39, '40, '41: Choir '39, '40i Glee Club '39, Club. Adam MMM folbj '40, A Ceppele '39, '4o. RICHARD H- GOODEMOTE4'DiCk"sBr0Qdf11bin.13'YLJ DWVUXELAM MARTIN HITCHNER, IR. L-"Hneh" .Eeet N. Y.: Tennis: Fencing! Glee Club: Pierian.BMj,f "" ll! Avenue, Woodstown, N. I.: Student Council. M. REED GRADY- -"Weed"-1123 West Quince ,L"Lf2w"fA""t,'1 ffesideff' of Soufh Cmiiley' B"ske'b"" '40 CH? treet, San Diego, Calif.: I. L. Football '38: I. L. L ,Tl.,eIdf7e .143 QHD' Soccer 40 CHD' Student Church Councu' Swimming '39: I. L. Tennis '39: Wrestling '40, f fda' 'jill Hayward Club' 'IRWIN GRAYBILL, IR.-"Irwin"-Middleburg, 41 Penna' Basketball '4l' Tennis '4l' Choir Choir 40 41 Glee Club 40 41 TenmsI L 40, '4l: A Cappela '4l: Skiing '39, E. PHILLIPS GREENE --"Phil"-Nanuet, N. Y.: at Y . : ' .' : ' . .' RICHARD T. GREGG--"Dick"---369 Union Street. Hackensack, N, I.: Stamp Club '38, '39: Players '38, '39. CHARLES STEARNS HALL--"Charlie"-75 Old Common Road, Millbury, Mass.: President of Stu- dent Council: Pierian '38, '39, '40, '41: Basketball '38, '39, '40: Student Church Council '40: Cum Laude. ROBERT SYDNEY HALL ---- "Bob" - 93 Enola Avenue, Kenmore, N. Y.: I. L. Football '37, '38: Soccer '39: Cross-Country '40: I. L. Swimming '38: I. L. Skiing '39, '40 CHD, '41 CHD: Tennis I. L. '38, '39, '40, '4l: Science Club '38, '39: Cum Laude. ROBERT HALLETT HANSON-"Bob"-396 French Street. Bangor, Maine: Fall Tennis: Basketball. BRADLEY DUANE HARRIS 4"Brad"-6 Thompson Street, Annapolis, Md.: Vice-President of Class: President of Good Government: Lacrosse '39 CHD, '40 CHD, '41 CCaptainj: Football '39, '40 CHD: Hockey '40, '41 CHD. . NJ v3.-L.,o2 IAY HOLLE -"Iay"----82 Bleecker Street, Newark, N. I.: Dickerson '40, '4l: Basketball '40, '4l: Base- ball '40, IERRY H. HOLMES- -"Ierry"-West Winfield. N. Y.: Assistant Manager of Football '40: Basket- ball '39, '40: Tennis '89, '40: Student Church Council: Missionary Committee. ip. gORN IR R I 20 Marian Avenue -GAZ ' Okmk Cum Laude QValedictorianjl X., R F NM H ' ffgg ug ie, on Club: Fencing '40, " xg 41 - HER TE- Camera Club President' 'K EDWARD DANA HOWE-fe"Ted"-H-57 Holyrood Avenue, Lowell. Mass.: Hayward Club: Skiing: Golf, IOHN EDGAR HOYT-"Iack"fStratham, N. H.: : I I f ,Ji ff Wrestling CHD: Golf '4l. y,,.,V.eJ- '--.f f flux H I H l ff' , , J, ,t'MALZ'O M HAGNES HUNT ---- Mike -f-Mountain ff, !.- ' Road, Burlington, Mass.: Hermon Knights: Track ,ff e,ff '4l: Band '40, '4l: Orchestra '40, RUSSELL WOOLSTON HUNT-"Russ"e 36 Hoyt Street, New Canaan, Conn.: Rifle Club '38, '39, '40, '4l: Skiing '37, '38, '39, '40: Tennis '39, '40, '4l. LAWRENCE MCNEILL IOHNSON- -"Larry"w- Aberdeen, North Carolina: Choir: Skiing: A Capella: Good Government Club: Tennis. Q I I Bottom Row, Left to Right: Glastonbury, Conn.: Editor-in-Chief of HERMON- ITE: International Club '39, '40, '4l: Lacrosse '39 V. .ARTHUR KATZ - "Art" - 2871 Main Streel '40, '41: Pierian. I' of ARNOLD F. KELLER, IR.-"Ke1l"-- 21 Irviifg V Place, Utica, N. Y.: Soccer '40 QHD: Hermon Knights '40, '4l: Choir '40, '4l: Dickerson Club '40, President '41: Basketball CManagerj '41: Cum Laude. T. FREDERICK KELLOGG - "Tip" --S 23 Roxbury Road, Scarsdale, N. Y.: Soccer '38CHj, '39CHj, '40qHD Captain: Lacrosse '40QI-ID, '41: Good Gov- ernment Club: HERMONITE. WILLIAM HENRY KENYON-"Bi1l"4239 Dawes Lqfffb Avenue, Pittsfield, Mass.: Band '40, '4I: Herman a Knights '41: Orchestra '41: Basketball '41. EROBERT DUNDAS KIRK--"Bob"-V--82 Wall Street. ' New Heven, cenn.: Glee Club '38, '39, '40, '41: 'AV' 1 Choir '38, '39, '40, '41: A Capella '38, '39, '40, '4l: hf'V Summer Quartet '40, '41p Chess ciub '38, '39. 1 'ZAMES s. KNAP-"Jim"-428 Elizabeth sneer, Ogdensburg, N. Y.: Tennis '40CHj, '41CHj: Basketball '40, '41: Secretary of South Crossley '41. ROBERT ELSON KNIGHTS-"Knightie''fPine Hill Road, Newburyport, Mass.: Orchestra: Skiing: Lacrosse: Cross-Country. STEPHEN BROWN KNOWLTON-"Steve'2 -Deer Isle, Maine: Hockey '39, '40: Schaufiler Associates. HARLOW EDWIN LICHTWARDT - "Looie" - American Mission, Hamadan, Iran CPersiaj: Soccer '39, '40: Hockey '4D: Swimming '40. CHARLES MACDERMUT - "Mac" 4 159 Christie Street, Leonia, N. I.: Vice-President of Philo- mathea: Soccer '39CHj, '40CHD: Tennis '40, '41: Basketball '4l: Wrestling '40. IOHN ADAMS McDOWELL4"Iohn"f405 Euclid Avenue, Elmira, N. Y.: Choir: Classical Orchestra: Tennis: Skiing: Band. .lv 1? sgyeyrl "TNQ yi Sl V A,-5' X: ww .: L W65gpy"QVd1'l'i -' ry Of!!-'3J ff .x. ' X JPG? Exiggjvf VyQ'AJ'JJo' f itll? tiff?" ' 'W THE9ib41 Top Row, Left to Right: ROBERT MCGOWAN -f "Mac" - 1037 LaBe1le Avenue, Steubenville, Ohio: Printing Club: Band '40, '41: Glee Club. PAUL GORDON MCKEARIN-s"Mac"-Friends Lake, Chestertown, N. Y.: A Capella: Glee Club: Octet: Track. ROBERT MCMULLEN, IR. G "Mac" --V 237 Lyme ,Jan ,ff f if., 1 ef, H nord, com.: Basketball '39, '4o: T ck G A T E W A Y V 3121: Soccer '40CHj: Baseball '41. ra ff MC Street, New York, N. Y.: Good Government Club: ' If RALPH EDWIN MARQUISS-"Marg"-229 W. 4th - Mnnaf- Choir: Octet: A Capella: Glee Club. Nvjf HAMMOND MATHEWS-"Foo"-A918 Hoy- fril WW y by ' den Hill Road, Fairfield, Conn.: Hermon Knights JJ Luuvf 'MIA ' V 5 .- . . . EQQQQJ 4' QQ J'jff,Q..1t Wim, '-MJ 40, Leader 41: Football 40CHD: Wrestling 40. '4lCHj Captain: Track '40, '41: Pierian '40, '41. IAMES W. MATTERN - "Iim" - 6 Highland Avenue, East Northfield, Mass.: Commuter's Club: Swimming: Cum Laude. ROBERT BENNETT MEIGS - "Bob" - ff 1871 Esta- brook Avenue. Warren, Ohio: Football I. L. '38, '39, '40 CHD: Basketball I. L. '38, '40, '41: Baseball I. L. '39, '40, '41: Hayward Club: Choir: A Capella. Glee Club. WILLIAM WESLEY MENDENHALL, IR.-"Bi11"- 507 East Seneca Street, Ithaca, N. Y.: Soccer '39: Science Club '40, '41: Navigation Club '41: Track '41: Cum Laude CSalutatorianj. DANA WALKER MERRlLLe"Merrill"--Oak Hill Street, Pepperell, Mass. IOHN ALVA MOSCOE-"Iack"f172 Thompson Street, New Haven, Conn.: Soccer '39, '40Cl-ID: 51,1 'f ""'4'f'Choir: Wrestling '41: Baseball '39: Golf '41: Hay- WMM ,1 4J"""?'-46.2 ward Club: International Club. '51 'fd' WILLIAM HENRY MOYLE 7 "Bil1"- 20 Buena 'H "pw-' 'Vinta Road. West Hartford, Conn.: Glee Club '39, , . . . Af. f- 40, 41: Choir 41: Soccer: Tennis. 'EJ M on J on '- ' ' . T " nQ,n ' Second Row, Left to Right: IERRY D. O'BRIEN-"Flint"-131 Maplewood Avlenue, Maplewood, N. I.: Skiing '39, '40: Tennis 589, '40, '4l: Philomathean '40, '4l: Treasurer oi Senior Class. .WILLIAM FARNHAM O'BRIEN-"Obie"fCenter Sandwich, N. H.: Football, Co-captain: Skiing: Secretary ot Senior Class: Hayward Club, Presi- dent: Choir, President. ,f WILLIAM A. ORDWAY f"Bill"- 929 Miramore Avenue, Claremont, Calif.: Badminton: Tennis: Skiing. IOHN ROBERT OWENS-"Iesse"- 1236 Teall Avenue, Syracuse, N. Y.: Cross-Country: Hockey: Track ORT vm . AJ' Bottom Row, Left to Right: HOWARD E. QUIRK "Howie" East Williston, N. Y.: Philomathean '40, '4l: Soccer '39, '40lHJ: Herman Knights '40: Track '4l: Glee Club '4l. ,ly VAN ,,,I-OHIQAII-!'RAVAGE---"Iohn"W -414 Eddy Street, xv ,c-fl'-V Ithaca. N. Y.: Cross-Country '4OQH3: Track '39: 'T -JJ! Wrestling '40. .1 Flushing, N. Y.: Band 40, '4l: Choir '40, '4l: Glee - . 3 fn 4 X qfJ'2j.f'9" ROBERT P. RESCH, II--"Bob" 4104 169th Street. ,W , y I f' ,f"' ,4- f' ff yo ry: ' II EDWARD CHARLES PENNIMAN S "Bimbo" - 15 F Euclid Avenue, Riverside, R. I.: I. L. Baseball: I. L. Hockey: Football CHD: Dickerson. LAWRENCE G. PERKINS-"Larry"-127 Bellevue Road, Squantum, Mass.: A Capella: Glee Club: Cross-Country: Choir. WYMAN CURRIER PIERCE - "Pierce" - Enfield, N. I-I.: Choir '40, '4l: Glee Club '40, '4l: A Capella '40, '4l: Orchestra '4l. RICHARD H. POTTER-"Potts"-1189 Hope Street, Springdale, Conn.: Aviation Club '39, '40, Presi- dent '4l: Cross-Country '4l. HARRY TRUMAN PRATT--"Deuce"-2411 Madi- son Avenue, Baltimore, Md.: Football '40: Basket- ball '4l: Tennis '4l: Pierian. l N . qjr FW' N J LA ,.1' L., V fv' fr lr HOBERT s OUANDT -"Bob"s1e Morrisolg QM' wil!-Jiri X. Hayward: Soccer '37, 38, 39. '40CHD: Swimming '38, '39, '40, '4lCHD: Vice-President of South Crossley: GATEWAY BOARD: Lacrosse '4l: Base- ball Manager '40, '41, T7 - - ' f f Z ,, f iff-0 I. .1 713, ,7 -L C 'Y , ,-v f,.J 1. .U lg .L , ,fp A , , 1 - ,' ,L I Avenue, Wetherstield, Conn.: Vice-President ol 1 1 lx Wx Club '40, '4l: A Capella Choir: Fencing. WILLIAM VANS MURRAY ROBERTSON, IV- "Bill"-738 Briar Place, Chicago, Ill.: Treasurer of North Crossley: Swimming '39CH5: Debating '39, '40, '4l: Wrestling '40, '4l: The Players '40: A Capella: GATEWAY BOARD: President ot Schauftler Associates '40: Cum Laude. OLIVER CLEVELAND ROBINSON- -"Albie"- 29 Church Street, Ware, Mass.: Tennis: Choir: Hockey. IOHN PATTERSON ROGERS -"Pat" P.O. Box 155, Smithfield, N. C.: Basketball: Tennis. LESTER LEROY ROLLINS "Les" 110 East Street, Whitinsville, Mass.: Basketball '40: Baseball '40, '4l. IAMES F. ROWE---"Bud"- 937 Iaques Avenue, Rahway, N. I.: Football: Basketball: Baseball, Manager '40, '4l: Pieria. FREDERIC RUECKERT, IR. "Fred"- 55 Green- bush Street, Cortland, N. Y.: International Club '40, '4l: Schautiler Associates '40, Secretary- Treasurer '4l: Camera Club '4l: Football '4l: Swimming '40, '4l: Track '40. RUSSELL L. RUGGLES--"Russ"M Linden Avenue, Hampton, Va.: Cross-Country: Skiing: Tennis: Track. IAMES FREEMAN RYDER "limmie" 34 Alban Street, Dorchester, Mass.: Soccer '38, '40qH7: Lacrosse '39, '40, Manager '4l: Dickerson Club '40, '4l. l 1 jx my M L.. Top Row, Left to Right: IOHN DAVID SARGENT-"Iohnny"-- 68 North Main Street, Windsor Locks, Conn.: Soccer '37, '38: Skiing '38, '39, '40, '4l: Tennis '38, '39, '4D: P J' J Players '38, '39: Class Plays '38, '40. 1' ' WILLIAM EDWARD SCHAEFER. IR.g"Schaet"7 1 3408 Rosedale Road, Baltimore, Md.: Football '39, ' '40CHj: HERMONITE: Hayward Club: Basket- ball '38, '39: Baseball '39, '40. . -gy U, JAX' ,lv-f' Second Row, Left to Right: HENRY OLIVER SMITH -- A"H. O."- H1041 Main Street, Leicester, Mass.: GATEWAY BOARD: Swimming '39, '40, '4l: Schaufller Associates: A Capella Choir '40, '41: Choir '40, '4l: Players '40, RICHARD HARDING SMITH--"Dick"-3 Hussey Street, Nantucket, Mass.: Gutenberg Printers: Cross-Country: I. L. Swimming: Tennis. lt A WILSON SCHRAMM--"Baron"-321 Kensingles 1 AM' WILLIAM ELBERT SMITH- "Bill".i4 St. lohn Nl Ky' Road, Syracuse' N. Y.: Skiing' Stift, ggsg IEI:orwalk,C1CZnrgL--Chog: Olrlchitra: ,FRANK ROBERT ECHUMANN, JR.-"BQb"n44 ee L' ' """em " ' 'mg' um au e' ,5 'N JN Elhton ROZIAQLUP er' Montclair, N. I.: Swimming ROBERT ELIOT SMOLKER-"Smokey"--V 96 Poplar ft ' QF o all '37, '38: Golf '38, '39, '40, Street, Watertown, Mass. JW! J xQ',1:k r QSH ref iddle Crossley: Treasurer oi H H X , .f Hayward: GATEWAY BOARD. gHA:t1f1SSWILBli?1gdf'NOW, CIR--M g1H11"E9Y -'- ' , ' t , .: ' : K' I IQMNIT s. SCHWADRON--"Win"-2784 Bedford eww "'ffcfckeQ,: BZQYQH. Qggdl C' e""'s J JJ- Jr QA, Avenue, Brooklyn, N. Y.: Fall Tennis '40: Wrest- Q ling '41: Camera Club. 8 , ' 1 IOHN G. SNOW-"lack"-Box 303, Manchester, lt ALEXANDER HEWSTON scOv1Le"Alex"H119..,0 ITS, be N' HLlu'2'2'f'.'32"2 'ff' ik2:'fgb 'ii 'Me muh' Dlck' West 87th Street, New York, N. Y.: Soccer '38, Kai? 'lm 1fl6 Iso u ' 239, 40QHD, 4lCHyJ: Skung 38, 39: Tennis 38, IAMESJA, STEELE-"Iim"-340 Chestnut Street, '39' '40' 411 Hayward Club' Arlington, N. I.: Basketball: Baseball: Pierian. ROBERT P. SHEDDENg"Duke"--47 Continental ,, ,, Avenue. Forest Hills, N. Y.: Football '39, '4o: ROBIN STEVENSONT S'e"e -429 Pmk 'Venue' H , , . , . , . New York, N. Y.: Cross-Country 39CHj, 40CHQ ockey 'NCHD' Tenms 41' B"seb"" 40' HUY' QCaptainj' Track CHQ- Skiing' Aviation Club' ward Club 39, '40, 411: Cum Laude. NORMAN DOUGLAS SILLSQ 'Norm fMt. Carmel Avenue, Wallingford, Conn.: Fall Tennis: Skiing: HAROLD TONE, IR.w"Ha1"-:Henshaw Street, Track. ,., LI - ass.: Baseball '4D: Football '40: DONALD T. sMlTH-"Smitty"-370 summll g ' q'41rSChf1v.tf1ertg1Cif11eS,'41- - . . - . . . M, ' ,V 5 5, '- Avenue, LeonigivgigI.,F1Sxg:lerb1R1g1e Club, Band, , fab... V LE Q STuLelgj..Leexf. V any I - ' ,,., " ,.,, f-K-- d - I DWIGHT A. SMITH, IR.-"D, A."-Snug Harborf f Pr m .FO-I an '3g Groton, Vermont: Printing Club: I. L. Soccer '39, 140C . e -39' 4 idlfir-A - onu- 40: Track '41: I. L. Skiing-'40: I. L. Tennis '40: ge t fseniot c1 i1omGmA I. L. Swimming '41. OIID BRENNEN SMITH ,q HHGUY' 'Q 231 ROBERT HARRY TAITf"Bob"-eCenter Street, er enue. Syracuse, N. Y.: Tennis: Nickle. North Easton, Mass.: Rifle Club: Hockey: Cross- A-Week Book Club. Country- lj"fJj'0d"""""' "" 'T' , 4, -flfviviff W.- f, Zig: .1 ff-eff 7"""' 'JW' AFL Bottom Row, Left to Right: TRUMAN R. TEMPLE, IR.-"Temp"-18 Plain- field Street, Hartford, Conn.: Soccer '37, '38, '39: Tennis '40, '41 CManagerj: Choir: Glee Club: Pieria. ROBERT E. THOMPSON--"Bob" 44 Lake Drive. Mountain Lakes, N. I.: A Capella Choir: HER- MONITE: Octet: Glee Club: Swimming. DONALD R. TORREY "Don"W2 Park Lane, Rye. N. Y.: Football: Swimming: Track: Band. IAMES M. VANSTONE --- "Van" W- 358 Park Avenue, Bridgeport, Conn.: Football '40CHj: Swimming '40, '4lCHD: Lacrosse '40: Golf '4l: Secretary-Treasurer of Lyceum. EDWARD F. WALLACE, IR.--"ED"--186 South Marshall Street, Hartford, Conn.: Schaufiler Asso- ciates: Tennis '4l: Pierian. IOHN POWELL WALLACE f-"Iohnny"- -234 27th Avenue North, St. Petersburg, Fla,: Fall Tennis: Swimming: Tennis: Faraday Science Club. IOHN IOSEPH WALSH--"Ice"-King's Highway. West Springfield, Mass.: Commuter's Club: Cross- Country: Basketball: Track. BENIAMIN ISAAC WARNER, IR.-"Benny"- Bryant Pond, R.F.D., Maine. WILLIAM ARTHUR WAYMOUTH v- "Bil1" 1 B8 Ponce deLeon Avenue, Santurce, Puerto Rico: Hayward, Secretary '4l: Swimming I. L. '37, '38LHD, '39QHj, '40CHj, Co-captain: Soccer I. L. '37, '38, '39, '4UCHj: Lacrosse '38, '39, '4OQHj, '4l: Captain's Club. WILSON D. WEBBf"Bil1"-266 Summit Avenue, Hackensack, N. I.: Lacrosse I. L. '39, '40, '4l: Soccer '4U. CHARLES AMES WHITE- f"'Bub"fSt. Nicholas Place, Red Bank, N. I.: Football:Track. ' I . I ' L f f ck A., I 1 THE 1941 GATEWAY Wi' I 5 4 ll 'L I Ti, 44 , fljti I, I . is 4 Ae A -H Qe i- O. KENDRICK WHITE -- "Whizzer" - Phillips, Maine: Dickerson Club '39, '40, '4l: Basketball '39, '40: Baseball '39, '40, '4I: Cross-Country '39, '40: Skiing '41. CHARLES WIESMANN-''Char1ie"--49-0l Brow- vale Drive, Little Neck, N. Y.: Basketball '40: Tennis '40: Baseball '4l: Cum Laude. LAWRENCE HAROLD WILKINSON-"Larry"-- 1011 Westcott Street, Syracuse, N. Y.: Football '39CHj, '40CHj: Skiing '40CHj, '4lCHj: Track '40, '41: A Capella Choir: President of Philo- mathean. ROBERT S. WILSON-"Bob"-88 Ogden Avenue, White Plains, N. Y.: Tennis: Basketball: Baseball. WALTER S. WOOD-"Woody"-Sailor's Snug Harbor, Staten Island, N. Y.: Football '39, '40: Basketball '40, '41: Baseball '40, '4l: Esperanto Club '40. ROBERT W. ZAUMSEIL-"Bob"- 126 Colonial Road, Stamford, Conn.: Student Council: Lyceum '39, '40, '4l: Lacrosse '40CHD: Football '39, '40CHD: Deacon in Mount Hermon Church: Wrestling '40, Ju : W, x 1 41. 'G-AAO ,yK'3,m"'tV, JM ff fd-nv -- VY if' If PM? ' ' If ll . gl ...,t fm, f W' . ,f ,V-V", W. L Q.. :NW NOT PICTURED STEPHEN WINDSOR BERGEN-"Bergen"f189-20 116th Street, St. Albans, N. Y.: Church Missionary Committee: Soccer I. L. '41. HOWARD BUCKLEY-"Buck"-294 South Street. Southbridge, Mass.: Track. FREDERICK WALTER EVANS, IR.w"Fred"-2617 Fifteenth Street, Troy, N. Y.: Choir: Golf: Inter- national Club. LAWRENCE PARKER HARRISON- "L. P." - 64 Mt. Vernon Street, Cambridge, Mass.: Tennis: Ski- ing. TALLEY R. HOLMES-"Talley"-1345 T. Street, N.W., Washington, D. C.: Football '4lCHj: Track '41 : ff: I , ' , jllpkflx A. COCHRAN LEONARDf"Lefty"-Highland Mills, N. Y.: Hockey: Golf. CARLTON LOWENBERG - "Karl" - Hampton, Conn. THOMAS BANCROFT REIFSNYDER, IR.g"Reit"- Apartado 294, Cardcas, Venezuela. S. A.: Treas- urer, Radio Club '40: Wrestling '40CHD: Basket- ball '4l: Baseball '4l. PHILIP SERRELL-"Muscles"-292 Palisade Street, Dobbs Ferry. N. Y.: Wrestling: Track. ARTHUR B. STARR-"Art"-11 McLeon Avenue, Detroit, Mich.: Hermon Knights: Tennis: Golf. ROBERT STUART YOUNG-"Bob"-West River Road, Grosse Ile, Mich.: Soccer '40CHD: Pieria. 4 SENIOR CLASS HISTORY HEN Freshmen first we came to Gill-" we were soon impressed by the whole- some atmosphere, the scenic campus, and the community Congeniality of the Hill. Reminis- ing over the four year interim, we find that these initial impressions are still clearly and indelibly written upon our minds. At that time we played a relatively insignificant role in the school life, but the fundamental spirit of Her- mon fellowship which We absorbed then has been the basis for our increasing part in cam- pus activity that we have enjoyed during the ensuing four years. Several memorable incidents which occurred during our first year deserve mention. The Hill bid "au revoir" to the Iacksons as they de- parted on a trip to Florida and to Europe. Founder's Day was experienced without the traditional blessing of snow on the ground, but to compensate for this loss Dr. Porter called a holiday later when we were visited by several Bavarian skiers. In the Spring, one of the big events of the year, the Memorial Day Interscholastic Track Meet in which eighteen schools participated, was held here for the first time. The final examinations late in Spring were our passports to the Sophomore Class Conly a few of us missed the boatj. "ln Sophomore Year we left the rocks -" and went through the exciting experience of a hurricane during our first week back at school. The tragedy of the campus was the loss of the lovely cathedral pines which had so long beautified our entrance way through the gates. The wind almost blew Hermon across the river Cnot a bad ideal That fall brought Charlie Hall as our class president cmd Mr. Niblock as class teacher. In October many of our members attended a splendid concert at Northfield by the Vienna Choir Boys. Mr. Niblock helped us to make our social debut with the Seminary during the winter at the two parties held that year. We all had fun planning for these long anticipated functions. Owing to an epidemic of measles, the Sacred Concert was held separately by the two schools, the first performance and broadcast being at the Seminary and the second at Hermon. But that did not prevent the Spring production of The Mikado which was presented at Northfield by the combined choral groups of the two schools. The few inevitable encounters with the Student Council by some of our members did not blem- ish a successful completion of our second year. "In Iunior Year we left the sheets -" as we began to get into the full swing of things in Hermon life. Frank Gifford was elected class president, an office which he was to hold through graduation in Senior year. One day in the fall, friction started between the Iuniors and Seniors: a small "blitzkrieg" followed, but fortunately no casualties resulted. Our four parties went forward very well, and although we usually abstain from bragging we must admit that they were all really "tops" in the wholesome fun they afforded. On Memorial Day Hermon almost tied for first place in the Amherst Interscholastic Track Meet held on Cutler Field, and the whole school felt justly proud of this attainment. A few illustrious mem- bers of our class successfully painted the FRANK Q. GIFFORD .. . ,....... President BRADLEY D. HARRIS . ..... .... . .Vice-President WILLIAM F. OIBRIEN , ..,. ,,...,,. S ecretary I ERo1vIE D. O'BRIEN ...... ..,..,.. T reasurer Senior Rock in the Spring, and a spirited feel- ing of class rivalry resulted for a few days. Iune saw the promotion of most of us to the privileged positions of Seniors as the end of examination week was reached. "In Senior Year we left the cooks -" and we soon had the members of the Iunior Class floundering in the mud of Shadow Lake at the traditional Rope Pull in September. Mountain Day followed in October as the ranks of our class raced up the steep slopes of Monadnock on a brisk fall afternoon. During the fall Mr. and Mrs. Mirtz became our class teachers when Mr. Niblock did not return to school. We en- joyed our long anticipated Senior Parties throughout the year, but we did miss one along the way - remember? The choirs of the Seminary and Mount Hermon presented two separate performances of Handel's Mes- siah at Easter time, one here and one at the Seminary. We all appreciated our Senior Hol- iday at the time of the Amherst interscholas- tics as the week of examinations and gradu- ation was drawing near. The grand social cli- max of our stay at Hermon was reached when the Chateau Dance was held at Northfield at the end of May. Then came Graduation Week- End with all its ceremonies and events. "The saddest tale we have to tell, is when we bid this Hill farewell." Now, as we take our final departure from Hermon's campus, we, the class of 1941, feel a debt to Mount Hermon for its having incited within us some of the intrinsic virtues of tolerance, fellowship, ands understanding. fp 144 6 V .V x jhe' l L5 Best Dancer Best Dressed Best Natured Best Vocabulary Class Sage Class Scrouger Class Mimic Class "toughy" Most Capable Most Handsome Most Dignified Most Athletic Most Modest Most Respected Most Versatile Most Popular Most Optimistic Most Pious Most Pessimistic Most Likely to Succeed Most Conscientious Worst Punster Heart Breaker Mexican Athlete Biggest Benefactor Favorite College Favorite Disease Favorite Crchestra Favorite Dish Favorite Actress Favorite Pastime Biggest Eater Biggest Borrower Favorite Actor Noisiest Apple Polisher Class Clown Most Original CLASS lst Choice I ack Herrmann Bob Quandt Elam Hitchner lack Barwick Bob Horn Charlie Hall Truman Temple Leigh Clifford Charlie Hall Iim VanStone Bob Schumann Bill Waymouth Dick Birdsall Charlie Hall Hugh Mathews Elam Hitchner Dick Deveney Andy Cunningham Wilson Schramm Bob Horn Robin Stevenson Bob Hall Bill O'Brien Pat Rogers Mr. and Mrs. Mirtz Vassar Semitis Tommy Dorsey Seminary Chicken Lana Turner O.C.W.O.P. Larry Wilkinson Bill Schaefer Cary Grant Warren Doolittle Bob Hall Warren Doolittle Bob Meigs BALLOT 2nd Choice Larry Iohnson Larry Iohnson Frank Gifford Carl Lowenburg Robin Stevenson Dibble Smith Bill O'Brien Bill Schaefer Bob Horn Hugh Mathews Charlie Hall Brad Harris Frank Gifford Frank Gifford Brad Harris Frank Gifford loe DiFazio Ioe Alter Tom Reifsnyder Robin Stevenson Carl Lowenburg Bob Meigs lim VanStone Bob Darrone Mr. Nibloclr Bob Iones College Heart Burn Hermon Knights Blondes Paulette Goddard Being Anti-Social Wyman Pierce Bob Quandt llT.D'll Bill Schaefer Stewie Egan!!! Stewie Egan Brad Harris 3rd Choice Dick Goodemote Bob Schumann Bob Zaumseil Bob Horn Carl Lowenburg Sandy VanOst Brad Harris Iohn Colegrove Bill Robertson Bob Zaumseil Bill Robertson Ray Churchill Elam Hitchner Lee Stull Ray Churchill Brad Harris Mr. Morse Homer Bollinger Ierry O'Brien Bill Kenyon!!! Bill Robertson Bill Mendenhall Hugh Mathews "8 foot wall" Seminary Gill University Gap-o-sis Ivory Trio Not on the Menu Hedy Lamarr Grinding the "Axe Russ Ruggles Elam Hitchner Dick Devenney Bob Bloomfield Truman Temple Bill O'Brien IN APPRECIATION OF THE HERMON KNIGHTS yy f, .Tr .ll - I if . Us ,V V 5' 1 f LIJH K., 1942 ,. 2 I ,. ,. .Nu yv ' If , V f Qi, , I NX A AN 'A' X K Members of the Iunior Class included the following: Adair, Alexander, Allen, Arthur, Edwin, Asquith, Bailey, R. S. Baker Barrows, Beachly, Bogardus, Bortle, Bowers, Bowman, Bren nan, T. H. Brown, Bullock, Burke, Butter, Carr, Childs, Chis holm, T. E. Clark, Collins, Compton, G. LeS. Cook, R. E. Cook " yR. B. Cook, Crooker, Daniels, DeNormandie, Deutsch, Doran Drew, Duncan, Durham, Engel, Field, Franz, Gardner, Graven- gaard, Graves, D. Gregg, Griffiths, Grode, D. L. Hall, R. C Hall, Harmon, Hodges, Holbrook, Holer, W. B. Holmes, Hous- ton, Howell, Hubbell, Iillson, R. M. Iohnson, B. A. Iohnston, 4 . p ' Kalland, Kenyon, Kesseli, King, Lecrenier, Lewis, Lord, Me- nu fx' S,,Grew, McLeod, Magrfcrth, Maguire, Maker, March, Marich, V L gl Massare, MattsonTTi-T. Miller, H. H. Mitchell, Mooney, Mor- Kflxwl Y r,,N A l ris, Morrison, Obert, O'Donoghue, T. Oguri, I. N. Orcutt, D. E. XA gill Ozab, Penwarden, R. I. Pierce, E. W. Piper, L. A. Piper, Platt, ,ff fx Plummer, Pope, Prince, Prindle, Pyper, Rae, Rager, Rein- QQ lx heimer, Restin, Roberts, W. G. Robinson, E. H. Rogers, Ross, H Roy, Sanborn, Schoonmaker, Senff, Sharp, Shields, Sikes, QM F. I. Simpson, Small, A. G. Smith, D. S. Smith, E. M. Smith, E. F. Smith, R. W. Smith, Soule, Spofford, Sternsher, Stevens, Stites, Stock, G. R. Stone, Story, Stowe, Stuntz, Swanson, Thomas, C. D. Thompson, Tilden, Tuttle, Van Dusen, Voneift, Walker, Walsh, Watson, R. Webber, R. W. Webber, Webster, Whitcomb, Wight, Williams, Willsea, W. F. Wood, Yeager, Young, R. A. Young, Zumwinkel. 19.3303 f A I 5555? l6'fn X L, ffl! y AMW eff-f fe MAMA, 1., 'Jr p '-'., ' 1. f"r- 1 The Sophomore Class included: Adams, Ajemian, Arnold Arrott, Allgood, Bannwart, Bartram, Becker, Behn, Beizer Bell, Bigelow, Bloodgood, Bodington, Boehnke, Brandt, R. E Brown, Buker, Carrow, Chapin, Clock, Criswell, Davis, Dodge, Downing, Eddy, Fackenthal, Fleckles, Flynn, Frame, Francis- Frank, N. T. Frink, Frost, Garland, Given, Glock, Gordon Gretzler, Groth, Hafner, R. L. Hall, Harmon, I. R. Harris, Hass- inger, Heilman, Hewsenian, Hoelzer, Housman, Huddleston Hudgins, Hungerford, Irish, D. I. lohnson, A. C. Iohnston, L. E Iones, H. E. Iones, Keevil, Krieger, Krumenaker, Lanning Lanyon, Lawrence, Lown, Maclver, McLamore, Maack, Ma- goon, Mann, Manning, Mayer, Mayshark, I. I. Meehl, H. I Mitchell, Nims, Ozab, Perry, Ralsten, Riggs, Royar, Sackett Schadler, Shelley, Shultz, T. B. Simpson, R. E. Smith, B. K Smith, H. A. Snyder, Staples, Stigers, Sturrup, Sze, Thornley Tiemann, Tobie, Usrey, Utley, Warner, Whitaker, Wilbur Williamson, F. T. Wilson, W. C. Wilson, Zolliker. 1 1 l 9"4 3 9 Among those included in the roster of the Freshman Class were the following: Addison, Alvarez, Attwater, I. W. Baker, Barclay, Brandon, W. M. Brown, Buftum, R. M. Burton, Camp- bell, Carman, Carpenter, G. C. Clark, Climan, Colopy, Cook- ingham, Crook, Dial, Dow, I. A. Elliott, R. F. Elliott, Farnham, Friedmann, Gerard, Getty, Guild, Hartford, Hawkes, Herbert, Hood, H. F. Howe, A. B. Jones, Kakenmaster, Kline, Lilly, Lit- tle, McCullough, McVeigh, Macomber, Manville, W. E. Meehl, R. MCW. Miller, Muste, Nelson, Nickerson, M. Oguri, R. S. Orcutt, Pawlikowski, Phelps, W. E. Porter, William E. Porter, Powell, Quigley, Richardson, C. E. Rogers, A. I. Russell, Rutherford, D. A. Ryder, Salvatore, Sanner, Schanck, Shepard, A. Skib, P. Skib, M. A. Smith, P. S. Smith, L. I. Snyder, Soder- berg, Spohn, Stephan, Storms, Sutherland, C. R. Thompson, Tothill, Valentine, Wade, Walter, R. H. Waymouth, Winslow F. W. Wood. COACHES ECAUSE of the outstanding suc- cess of many of the Maroon teams during the past year and the improved spirit of cooperation and hard fighting there is naturally a feeling of appreciation and gratitude throughout all the squads in sports tor the excellent work of the coaches: this group of men has been increas- ingly important in shaping the Her- mon squads. PICTURE IDENTIFICATION: Seated, Mr. Bisson, Mr. Meyers, Mr. Harper, Mr. Forslund. Mr. Netter, Mr. McVeigh, Mr. Hanna. Standing, Mr, Wyman, Mr, Draeseke, Mr. Gibson, Mr. Burdick, Mr. Hadley, Mr, Peltz, Mr. Laurence, Mr. Mirtz. -,....Qi.Jla-In .ua I CAPTAIN 'S CLUB OMPOSED of the heads of the Hermon athletic teams, the Cap- tain's Club serves as an intermediary group between the coaching staff and the student body. This year the cap- tains worked to advance the athletic program and maintain school spirit. As a result of work done in its meet- ings, charms have been made avail- able to varsity lettermen, a discus- sion of the school's athletic policy has been carried on in assemblies. PICTURE IDENTIFICATION: Seated, F. Ellis, P. Adams, Burke, Harris, Mathews, Shields, Kellogg. Standing, Douglass, Kalland, Stull. Stevenson, Waymouth. - x . JJ J JJ :Hy ' .1751 fl jf!! l ,JS-,fp . Q ry 4 - ' ,f f .K fr j J 'i OV 'HJ' ji? Q. fl ff XY. -fl 5 dv J f ON SL f. it Q ?'.f ,f . I I i N - 3 FOOTBALL HE Maroon football machine, under the able coach- ing of Mr. Harper, turned in a season, not full of victories, but marked by outstanding spirit and sports- manship. The fall hostilities began when the Harpermen met the Massachusetts State College Freshmen in an evenly fought battle. After being outplayed for the first half with a score rolled up to 6-0 in the opponents' favor, the Maroon machine came back with a hard-driving offense led by the line-plunging of Larry Wilkinson, who scored Hermon's lone touchdown. The place-kick for the point-after-touchdown proved unsuccessful, and the final score was 6-6. The team next traveled to Wilbraham Academy to meet a team of superior strength: there, playing under the poor conditions of a rain-swept field, they bowed in a defeat of 28-6. By steady defensive work on the part of Co-captains O'Brien, Colegrove, Deurk, and Mathews, for the first half the Maroon held their op- ponents to a 7-O score, only to be broken by a strong second-half offensive drive by the highly favored Wilbraham team which decided the game. The following week the Black and Orange of Ver- mont Academy met the Maroon forces on the Hermon gridiron. Fighting for the lead in their last home game of the season, the Hermon backfield under the tricky PICTURE IDENTIFICA TION: First Row, Fyler, Bestor, Franklin Shields, W. F. O'Brien, Duerk, Morris, Burke. Second Row, I. H. Holmes, Bartlett, Har- mon, Van Stone. Schaefer. Stull, Meigs, Mathews, E. Rogers. Third Row, Daniels. Harris, Penniman, Wil kinson, Devenney, Cole- qrove, Gravengaard, Zaumseil. L- 7 sf X 4 ,lf fit gr.- el- R A C ff L' 1 ,. Ili X X-A . Z I as i t T N 4 X s ,fs I f N2 nf IX ff ' 4 1' f c X! ' I, aff? dxf f' 14 My fd! . M , yt X runs of Co-captain Shields and the blocking and tackling of VanStone, displayed admirable fight and spirit: but with Burroughs of the Vermont team, the hard-driving, slippery fullback, completely outwitting the Hermon forces, the strong Vermont attack blasted the Hermon hope for victory. The final score was 14-O. Still seeking their first victory of the season, the Harpermen journeyed to Williston, where they played their annual classic before a large home-coming crowd. Scoring early in the first period, Williston took a lead of six points. Not to be turned back, the Maroon, under the clever running of Co-captain Shields, succeeded in matching the score: in fact. it made two touchdowns within a period of eight minutes, a Williston score being edged in between. Attempts for the extra point on both sides failed, thus leaving the score tied 12-12 at the half. Coming back with full power in the second half and still intent on winning this game, the Maroons were nevertheless turned back under the tricky plays of the Blue and Gold of Williston. A Williston score came late in the third quarter, with the attempt for the extra point being successful, this leaving the game decided at 19-12. In the forthcoming season, the Maroon forces will find a highly experienced group returning for service. This year, under the able coaching of Messrs. Harper, Baxter, and Wyman. a fine group of spirited boys was turned into a fighting squad, many of whom will be returning next year under the wing of Captain-elect El Shields, and who, we are sure, will make a success- ful season of 1941. f SOCCER Q X f- ff! ff fs HIS year's soccer team, under the able leadership of Captain Tippy Kellogg, was resplendent with victory during the first half of the season, and was a spirited and determined group in conquest during the latter half. Soccer has become more and more popular as the years have passed, and a much stronger team than usual in all re- spects has resulted. Opening the season with a game with Wilbraham, it defeated a team reputed to be vastly stronger in every respect. As the first half ended, Hermon trailed 2 to 1. As the third quarter ended, the score remained the same. How- ever, as the game drew to a close, Captain Kellogg led the boys on a determined drive which netted two goals in the last eight minutes of play. Carrying on, a much more experienced team faced Kimble Union the following week. In the first eight seconds Captain Kellogg scored a goal for Hermon. From then on, the whole team went on a scoring spree. At the last whistle, Hermon led by a score of 6 to 0. Then, matched against a fast-working combination at Williston, Hermon fighting all the time and cheered by Howard Quirk's sensational mid-field penalty kick which scored a goal, fought to gain the lead. However, things did not click right, and Hermon had to be satisfied with a tie, 2-2. Again matched against a superior and bigger team by many pounds to every man, Hermon had to bow to Deer- field with a score of 2 to 0. Fighting during the whole game, Hermon consistently tried to score, but to no avail. Thus ended a fairly successful season. PICTURE IDENTIFICATION : First Row, Lecrenier, Waymouth, Hasbrouck, Kellogg, Quandt, Macbermut, Mattson. Second Row, Hitchner, Moscoe, Scovil, Chisholm, R. S. Young, McMullen. Watson, Drew. Third How, Ryder. Quirk, Keller, I. Mitchell. HE first meet of the season with Williams College Fresh- men, was the closest and most exciting. Captain Robin Stevenson held the lead for half the race for Hermon, but it was Ray Churchill who, coming in fast, succeeded in finishing in second place as number-one man for the Maroon. Stevenson, White, Owens, and Smith quickly pulled in, taking fourth, sixth, seventh, and eighth places, respectively, at the finish, and it was Smith's winning of a neck-to-neck final sprint with a Williams man that secured CROSS COUNTRY eighth position to leave Hermon with the small lead of Z'-T 27-28. 7 Five days later the team captured nine of the first twelve 0 Al places in its meet against the Cushing Academy squad, A 5 Q R although we were again unable to place a man first at the MJ finish line. Despite wet-weather conditions there were sev- XX c I ' eral good performances as Churchill, Stevenson, Ravage, N ll? , ' White, and Smith led the boys to a 23-32 victory. EF? 3, J X K :Aff Finally, pitted against such schools as St. Iohn's, Hart- .1 ford, Andover, Cushing, Bridgton, and Moses Brown, the vi W X ,gy F . x Hermon squad traveled to Andover to run in the New Eng- K NX fwfr ' A land Championships. Churchill and Stevenson finished -- 'J M44 f 1 within four seconds time of one another to capture fourth ,QJQ X Q fjl g and fifth places, respectively. White, Owens, and Ravage . i f ET filled out the first five Maroon positions, giving Hermon a -,T A A jk score of 46 and winning thereby a high second place beside the winning score of 41 for St. 'Iohn's Prep. With this out- standing record in the All-New England Meet, the Maroon harriers closed a most successful season, much to the credit of the expert coaching of Mr. McVeigh and the cooperation and spirited determination of the entire squad. PICTURE IDENTIFICATION: First How, Bryson, Boker, Stevenson. Ravage, Owens. Second Row, Georgens, Morrison, White, D. S. Smith, Churchill. . psi -- - --A ., - 3 r THE 1941 season did not seem destined to smile on the Hermon basketball team. With only one letter-man returning from last year, the Hanna-coached quintet faced a tough, five- game schedule without the benefit of experi- ence and teamplay. It disclosed, however. an abundance of spirit and fight. As the season progressed, it became more and more evident that this spirit was to prove the difference be- tween victory and defeat in two games, and was to be the deciding factor in the decision as to the success of the team. After being trounced by a favored and ex- perienced Deerfield five 58 to 18 on their oppo- nents' court, the Maroon hoopsters rallied to defeat Vermont Academy in a thriller at Her- mon, 34 to 24. Inspired by an enthusiastic gath- ering and led by Hanson and Cutler, who accounted for eleven and seven points, re- spectively, the team put on an excellent exhibi- 2 Q H it BASKETBALL ' Y V v v v QQQQ Q-:iff es: X w 5 Z 0 in X I XX in H ' 1. 2 e ts V ,F A Wwww. erik ' A WN i 1.1 cm' ' MMWW www tion of offensive and defensive teamplay, one that was much appreciated by the fans. After this spirited victory by the Hermon quintet, an exceptionally powerful Wilbraham team took the measure of the Hermon five, 41 to 20. Likewise, faced by a tough, ever-threat- ening Williston team, Hermon found itself up against superior playing, losing 38 to 56. Featured in these two defeats was the stellar defensive work of Hitchner and Burke, captain and captain-elect, respectively. However, the Hermon aggregation wound up the season in a blaze of glory by defeating Kimball Union in a close game on the home court 27 to 24, thus ending what may be regard- ed as a successful campaign in view of pre- season predictions. In spite of the lack of experi- ence with which the entire squad began the season, the team played "head-up ba1l" in all their games, evincing good sportsmanship both in victory and in defeat, and presenting to the school a record of which everyone is justly proud. PICTURE IDENTIFICATION: Seated, I. E. Goodemote. Burke, Hitchner. Griffiths, Hanson. Standing, Bogardds, L. A. Piper. Burpee, Keller. AWK, Lift? HOCKEY ff 3 q-2 1 l I 1 ' a , Q , B PD-- Q lxlvgllyl . R gbgttr ill i y 1 2 J Q Q L Pl THE 1941 season was not fated to smile upon the Maroon Hockey squad, and the team was not once able to taste the fruits of victory, although it battled out a hard-fought series of five games. Williston, a well-balanced team of outstanding puck- sters, was the first to vanquish the Maroon squad, the score: 4-1. The high-spirited, fighting Hermon boys made their only goal in the third period when Doran, center, slipped a timely shot into the net. However, the Williston crew proved too strong and experienced for the Maroon in the end. In the next match Wilbraham got off to a fast start by putting one in the Hermon goal in the first few minutes of play. For the rest of the game the Maroon settled down to solid defensive work led by brilliant playing on the part of Beaudry and Harris. Harris succeeded in breaking through the strong line of the opponents to score the lone goal for Hermon, tying the game. However, in the last few minutes of the overtime period Wilbraham once again broke through, to capture the contest 2-1. For the first two periods of the next game, against Ver- mont Academy, the Maroon offense was powerfully driv- ing. Doran and Egan both scored in the first period to set off the team with a 2-1 lead. Owens followed this up by bringing the count up to 3-1 in the second period. However, the Hermon crew did not seem quite to click during the third period, and the Vermonters scored left and right in rapid succession to win 7-6. Mr. Wyman, this year's able Hockey coach, led a strong team of Alumni against the Maroon varsity to a 2-1 victory as the season closed. PICTURE IDENTIFICATION: First Row, Doran, Chisholm, Alexander. Second Row, Massare, Owens, Shedden, Beaudry, Harris, Egan. ALTHOUGH it encountered strong opposition in an in- formal meet with Brattleboro High School, the 1941 Hermon Ski Team met with success, being undefeated in two regular meets. The snow conditions were not con- sistently satisfactory, and therefore, meets with Classical High of Springfield, Deerfield, and Vermont Academy were cancelled. As a fitting climax to its successful season, the entire ski team was given a day off, and transportation was provided to the Ski Bowl in Bellows Falls, Vermont. Here the boys indulged in their best skiing of the season, every- one reporting a perfect time. This year the team was very ably coached by Mr. Bisson of Hermon and Mr. Modern of the Northfield Hotel. The Maroon skiers' two victories were at the expense of Putney School and Williston. In the former meet, the Her- mon team was victorious by the score of 300-283. This was the first time that a Hermon Ski Team ever defeated Putney School. Churchill sparked the team with a first in both slalom and jumping. Bob Hall, Hermon's langlauf ace, took first place in the cross-country race. Dick Barrows, known as "Squeak" to his team mates, took first in both slalom and down-hill in the meet with Williston. Again Bob Hall was the victor in cross-country. In the informal meet with Brattle- boro, Ray Churchill came in first in the down hill and was just beaten by a few seconds in the slalom. Captain Dick Birdsall, Larry Wilkinson, Ray Churchill, Dick Barrows, and Gale Watson were the outstanding skiers of the year. The selection of the last named for the captaincy of the team in 1942 augurs well for a successful season. PICTURE IDENTIFICATION: R. Smith, W. F. O'Brien, Churchill, Wilkinson. Huddleston, Watson, R. S. Hall. Franz, Stevens, Buker, Birdsall, Pyper, Barrows, D. Abbott. SKIING 'tt I -X , 1 W if I fx S f'K xt by lj ly , li' I S -I -t t 42744 W, X Y fda' I-. um" ,. gg fx' 'KM-,X I f 'Lf Qx X I7 VIII If I bivafxayv-fs! f 'x QRXIXI-.Hx NIL! 1 1 ' , :,1f.,.,3, I ,I ,QP I fx Q If-f If fy LA J , f 0 V-X fffyy. -5 , vf X J I j , X ,A Gr ,X Xa, rf-J h RN 2 I-HQ' Y NX gm IIII T, I7 V lj IV, JLQJP ,, ,f, ,,,Yu-1 I4 X, ,I ' f Qfffx Mg, ,f . II' -1 'LJ J If WRESTLING PICTURE IDENTIFICATION: Seated Schwardon, Adams: T. Oguri, Hoyt Stcmd'n C1'f'I d B k G W 1 q, 1 or , a er, . Frink, Mathews R. S. Hall. FENCING PICTURE IDENTIFICATION: First Row, Schadler, Ellis, Hom, Housmcm. Second Row, Condit, Almond, Sze. SWIMMING PICTURE IDENTIFICATION: Seated, Eddy, Rcmlsten, Pellemier, Swanson Morris, Paiuten. Standing, Cook Quandt, Van Stone, Kallcmd, Hoel zer, R. E. Thompson, Restin, Beshar OACH BENNY, with a small squad, of only twenty men, turned out an excellent team this year, a team that de- feated both its prep-school competitors, although unable to conquer the two college freshmen teams that it opposed. The inexperienced men fought hard against Amherst Freshmen, only to lose a close contest with a score of 19-15. An exciting afternoon was provided spectators at Iames Gymnasium two weeks later when the Maroon matmen trounced Loomis by a margin of 17-13. The Wesleyan Freshmen proved them- selves superior to Hermon's grapplers in the next meet of grunt and groan, vanquishing the men from the hill 32-0. Determined to regain their standing, the boys ended the season with a hard-fought victory over Suffield by a score Gm? -X r A x. . 1:5 f .ir 'I W1 N ex l ff lx Ni Q, I ll, h ' if -, ig I X n ti lax f is -,F of 19-13. QQ Wi IV X u 1 . 1 ,f X J I Mx X Aff XXL 4 it rl ,yr X ff f ff .fl I " w , fx, f , ZQMW tg Ji . i -,if i ' nf 'FD ,-1 ,5 Qi. f ITI-I Fred Ellis as its captain and Mr. Rostas of Amherst as a coach on two nights a week, the Fencing Team made a very creditable record this winter. The Hermon team met Wilbraham in its first meet and emerged victorious from the sword-crossing matches 21-B. The strength of the Maroon was centered in the Epee men: Foil too did quite well, but the inexperience of the Saber team was a slight hindrance. In an evenly contested match with Loomis, Hermon fell slightly behind to lose by the close score of 10-7. The Maroon completed the season in a well-matched battle with the Amherst Varsity, a battle that was lost l4Vz-12W despite the commendable work of all three Hermon teams, Foil, Saber, and Epee. HE Maroon mermen had a very successful season this year, winning all four of its meets. Under Mr. Harper, its coach, and Bob Kalland, its captain, the natators swamped the Massachusetts State Freshmen, 53-13, placing first in seven of the eight events. In like fashion, Trinity College Freshmen lost to the Harper-men 42-24 in spite of the per- formance of another of the Tylers. February 19th ushered in a 49-17 victory over the Wes- leyan University Freshmen and the setting of a new record of l:07.8 for the 100-yard back stroke by Tom Restin, the previous record having been l:O8.7. Ten days later, the Hermon students saw their team defeat, for the first time in three years, Deerfield Academy, 49-17, thus closing the. sea- son with a perfect score for the year. TRACK HE 1940 Spring sports season brought to the fore another outstanding track team for Hermon: after losing the first meet by three points, the Hermon cindermen finished the season with glory, even carrying away laurels from the Amherst Interscholastics by winning a close second place. In the opening contest, against Vermont Academy, two school records were shattered, one in the field events and one on the track. Polhemus, who took an early lead in the mile run, held it all the Way to win by a comfortable margin with a new record of 4 :40.8. Schillereff broke the shot-put record by heaving that weight some 48 feet, ll inches to win another first for the Maroon. The Vermonters, however, pulled in ahead in the javelin and the discus as well as in all the shorter track events. By winning these and with the aid of the points filled in by seconds and thirds in other events, the cindermen from the Green Mountain State were able to capture the meet, 60-57. Within the next two weeks the Maroon distinguished itself with victories over the Massachusetts State Freshmen and Deerfield Acade- my. In the meet against the former, Hermon ran up the high score of 72-45 by winning seven of the thirteen first places and filling in a majority of the second and third positions. With Polhernus setting the pace by making a new record of 4139.2 in the mile, Hermonites swept all scoring places in the javelin, half-mile, and mile events: at the same time the rest of the boys from the hill were proving their superiority in the hurdles, the shot put, the high jump, the pole vault, and the discus. A similar record was made in the Deerfield meet the following Satur- X fire f-it f XX A 4 sr Nm lif 1 f 243 fn R gl Qi i -sl-win I., is , 33 day, but this time it was Schillereff who won the outstanding feat of the day by putting the shot 49 feet, 4 inches. Although unable to win more than five firsts, the team captured enough seconds and thirds to defeat the Deerfield cindermen 62-55. On May thirtieth, Hermon was host to sixteen other schools in the Amherst Interscholastics held here for the fourth consecutive year. Polhemus was the most distinguished man for the Maroon team on the field: after winning a magnificent victory in the mile, he won the half- mile by sensationally pulling out of "the box" and ahead of the three crafty opponents who had put him there. Conde came through with a first in the javelin throw to add another five points to Hermon's score while Schillereff captured a second in the shot put, and Bowman fol- lowed with a second in the mile run. With the addition of two fourths and a fifth position by Wheeler, Stevenson, and Moore respectively in the track events and of Shelton's third in the high jump the Maroon team was able to come within lf 12 of one point of winning the entire meet: however, Choate School of Connecticut proved to be victorious by this narrow margin. Nevertheless, it was a triumphant day for Hermon to be in the lead of a field of such strong schools as Deerfield, Newton High, Cheshire, Loomis, Williston, Kimball Union, Vermont Academy, and several others. With the completion of such a successful season much credit is due to the excellent spirit and the ability of the entire squad, and appre- ciation felt for the able coaching of Messers Forslund, Bayley, Niblock, and McVeigh. PICTURE IDENTIFICATION : Kneeling, Franklin, Stevenson, Manager Demore, Manager Ellis, Kuhner, Dirks. Standing, P. Adams, Bowman, M. lohnson, L. Moore, Conde. Hind- marsh, Polhemus, Griswold, Wheeler, Shelton, Schilleretf, Helff, Maack, Whitefield. F Calf 532 A 'W ft Q sf f K Q -S .ik rw , Q' X H Li 452-f. I ff x A ' x WH ' - XX J, f xl X OACHED by Mr. Baxter and captained by Fred Witzel, the 1940 Maroon Golf Team broke even by winning two and losing two matches of a worth-while season. Despite the excellent 78 of Captain Witzel, the Hermon golfers suffered defeat in their first meet against 'Nichols Iunior College by a score of 8-3. Three days later in the annual father-and-son Hermon Golf competition on Parents Day Fred Witzel and his father walked away with first place for the second consecu- tive year. The Maroon divot-diggers next defeated the hookers and slicers from Kimball Union by a decisive count of 15-3. The following week they repeated the lesson in a somewhat closer match at Williston with a 6-3 victory. To end the season in the same manner it had opened, the Hermon team met a final setback at the hands of a definitely stronger team from Bay Path: score, 14-4. AIS in the past few years, Mr. Bisson again developed a highly successful tennis team. Completing his second triumphant term as captain, Ben Gunn guided the squad with the same agility with which he had directed the student affairs of the school through the year. In the first game Hermon's netmen lost to the Springfield College Freshmen 5-4. Richardson, Springfield's Number One Man and inci- dentally Atlantic Seaboard Champion, led the attack with a victory over Ben Gunn. Hardened by this setback, the Maroon forced a 5-4 defeat upon a hard-fighting Vermont Academy Team. The varsity netmen concluded the season by conquering Hermon's tradi- tional rival, Deerfield, with a 7-2 count. se ie. dx uf: f 7 fy 5" t" mr 5 rr wx Q, -4- 1-,-1.2 2'-J is tix ltr, fl A I w i .1 THE Lacrosse Indians had an encouraging start in swamp ing the Williams Freshmen 8-2 on an equally swampy Cutler Field: Vanlngen was high scorer, successfully netting three goals. The Maroon kept up the good work by subduing Kimball Union in their own territory with a score of 10-4. After these early triumphs, Hermon met with stiffer com- petition from the well-seasoned teams of Springfield College Freshmen and Deerfield: nevertheless, the Maroon kept her opponents fighting hard for every point till the last second of playing time. The Springfield men forced a 6-4 defeat upon her in an evenly matched contest, and Deerfield barely succeeded in squeezing out an 8-7 victory in the most exciting match of the season. GOLF PICTURE IDENTIFICATION: Left to Right, Pierre, Iordan, Hart, Romary, Witzel, Rae. TENNIS PICTURE IDENTIFICATION: Left to Right, Clearwater, S. Rathbun. Manager Whitehead, Gunn, Goebel. Knap. LACROSSE PICTURE IDENTIFICATION: First Row, Manager Whalmore, Way- mouth, Easton, Stull, R. Williamson, I. Hoffmann, R. Douglass, Kellogg, Manager I. Ryder. Second Row, O'Neil, B. Harris, I. Van Inqen, I. Schwanda, C. F. Hall, Barrows, Tryon, Sutherland, Bentley, Larsen. HE 1940 baseball season was off to a late start when the Maroon nine did not even mount the diamond until the second day in May. The squad had four regulars returning from the preceding year in the persons of Captain Tom Burke, catcher-pitcher Buss Malool, third baseman lack Burke, and outfielder Dick Nash. The interscholastic season opened on the sunny Parents' Day of May 11 when the strong team of Massachusetts State Freshmen suffered defeat on the Hermon diamond. The contest was a nip-and-tuck battle for ten hard-fought innings, for the score was tied 5-5 at the end of the ninth. It was an unlucky third inning that brought three runs to each team in a bunch, but after six more innings the score remained at a tie. Malool was able to score the winning run in the tenth on an error to clinch the game for the Maroon, 6-5. Ten days later the Malool nine met defeat on the Willis- ton diamond when the opposing team unleashed a superior attack which netted them seven runs to the Hermon three. lack Wood prevented the hard-hitting Williston squad from running up a higher score as he relieved Malool in the seventh inning to hold the opponents to no more hits for the remainder of the game. The score was reversed in the next game, however, when the Maroon team vanquished the Vermont Academy 7-3 on Chambers Field. The brilliant performance of lack Wood with seven strike-outs combined with the excellent hitting of Burke and Thompson to bring victory to Hermon. To add a perfect ending to the season, Russ Malool led the team to a close victory over a strong Deerfield team with a score of 3-2. PICTURE IDENTIFICATION: First Row, R. Nash, I. Wood, Horner, C. F. Hamilton, T. Burke, Malool, I. Burke, Marvin, C. Thompson. Second Row, Manager Rowe, Bestor, Glanz, Tucker, Urban, Manager Qucmdt. BASEBALL 453 - ,...-1-n - ff- f tcm- il WG' eww IUNIOR LEAGUE ,, ga " . .ef X7 1: ' 4 4 . t lf , Q' if C' J W. ,. at :- ff' T W -I 'l IT F aid? .Ex 1 'W A 'fi - il 'U 1 . x V X 1' ,N ' tl li 't X ff :Mtn f if .A I N athletics, the Iunior League, as the name implies, in- cludes all the boys below the age of sixteen. It supple- ments the work of the varsity squads and at the same time provides a genuine opportunity for the younger boys to distinguish themselves among competitors of their own age. These youths are reared in the fundamentals of their respective sports and eventually use this basis for their future work on varsity teams. The nucleous of many a Hermon first-string varsity has come up from the ranks of Iunior Leaguers, and it is hoped that in time all our first squads will find a majority of their material not in one-or two-year men from high schools but from our own supplementary teams. The Iunior League coaches are gaining more experience and success as their work in this field goes on. More schools are putting added emphasis on their minor teams and are desirous of competing with us. In addition to the inter- scholastic contests, the outside practice games of the younger teams have become increasingly beneficial and prominent. The younger boys have proved their ability by making as successful records as their corresponding varsity squads, and in many cases better ones. With an increasingly im- proving organization the Iunior League is drawing at- tention and adding much to the school spirit. L ww' -S+-rkerafr - . - Co J O Y . 1 , " 'D of' uzfph ' .,f'wyc-'49 N . X " Q0 Of' Q. wg my K' Y N QL arg X J 0 I 9 .10 xc: . Q Ao f oJA'K4'e'a,f,x Jax J.. JB -A. CPS- X Jgwvb. 4066 25 e-waz. 4425 C, ig val -'h 4,"',4- -LP STUDENT COUNCIL S in years past, the Student Council has worked primarily for a more complete harmony between the student body and the school administration. Working as a representative body, it has tried to continue the many old Hermon traditions that are a part of life on the Hill. Sponsoring more Open Forums than any other Council, the Council feels that this method of student expression has brought forth many helpful suggestions, which were gladly received. A few of the requests that were followed through were for better lighting in Camp Hall, a drinking fountain for the soccer fields, and a full discussion of the Hermon athletic policy. On disciplinary cases, the Council has tried to uphold the tradi- tions of the school and to promote loyal and considerate citizen- ship. Appreciation to the student body must be expressed for its cooperation that makes possible a student council, and it is the feeling of the Council that, if future student bodies are as willing to work together as this year's school, future Councils will have a profitable experience through its work of repre- sentation. PICTURE IDENTIFICATION: Seated. Stull, Morris, Gifford. C. S. Hall. D. Baker, F. Baker, L. Piper. Standing, Zaumzeil, Kallancl. Keevil. . SJ X.. XS' QA. gggri 0,9 -' :WJ 3 Y' 1-,bc 'J r DICKERSON PICTURE IDENTIFICATION: First Row, E. Rogers, Swanson, Herrmann, Keller, Bartlett, Glanz, Mattson. Second Row, Stock, Ryder, Beaudry. White, Penniman, Georgens, Doran. Third How, Hall, Johnston, Massare, Horn, Alexander, C. W. Snow, Allen. GOOD GOVERNMENT PICTURE IDENTIFICATION: First Row, Dodge, Danone, Gale, Harris. Gifiord, Galt, Burrows. Second Row, Adams, Watson, Soule, Forrest, Iohn- son, Doolittle, Kellogg, Bernstrom. f Marquiss. Y' N , ,J t M HAYWARD PICTURE IDENTIFICATION: First Row, Schaefer, Meigs, Almond, Mr. Hadley, W. F. O'Brien, Shedden, Egan. Second How, Waymouth, Quandt, Moscoe, Odonoghue, Scovil, Schumann, Kalland, Hitchner. Third How, Shields, Howe, Tuttle, Restin, ll If X 'Z Morris. My rv ' . I - In X 1 . . Lv! 114 Q IJ A v' 'flu V, .1 qv g' J 'fx -'AQ K ffl Iliff! J.. HJ f ft ,I W v 1. L t, "I - v tv.. HE Dickerson Society, following closely the excellent example set by last year's club, has once again enjoyed a flourishing season of fellowship and cooperation. Under the able guidance of its new advisor, Mr. Fiedler, who has always been ready to assist in any problems, the club has striven to work in harmony with both the Administration and the other societies on the Hill. Through this program of open meetings and forums the "Dicks" have pro- moted their purpose of arousing scientific interest among the students. During the year the club has tried to take into its membership boys who were willing to work for the betterment of Dickerson and of the clubs as a whole. Those who are graduating this year cannot help being grateful for benefits received through their membership in the club. They are convinced that the spirit of which they have had such a large part will prevail in future years. ITH the international situation continually in mind, the Good Government Club has again this year endeavored to carry on its original purpose: namely, to create an interest in politics among students on the hill. Towards this goal she has throughout the year, encouraged those who disclosed an interest in our work to join the Club, and she feels that a strong nucleus has been built to carry on the task next year. Good Government has regularly opened her meetings to the student body and presented current topics for discussion. As in years past, the fraternal spirit of the club has been an asset in rela- tions with the other clubs, and has aided her in her own work. URING 1940-1941 Hayward has brought to its members a fellowship which can be found only in similar organizations at Hermon. Long to be remem- bered by them are the times which they have spent at the cabin, or at a picnic singing around the campfire. High among the attributes of every member of the club has been his willingness to cooperate constructively towards the general welfare of the school wherever there has been an opportunity to do so. For thirty-five years Hayward has stood as one of the foremost clubs on the Hill. The 1941 members believe that its tradition will be even stronger thirty-five years from now. Hayward wishes to express its sincere thanks to Mr. Hadley, who was kind enough to fill the advisorship left vacant by Mr. Henriksen's departure last Iune. ITH enthusiasm the Lyceum Club has this year attempted to bring to its members a new meaning of fellowship. Frequent discussions among the boys and numerous outings have combined to create this finer conception of brotherhood. Numerous students, both new and old, were admitted during 1940-1941 to Lyceum, these helping to form one of the largest groups the club has had in years. These new members with diligence and spirit have collaborated with the former members in lifting higher the torch of Lyceum fellowship. HE spirit to carry on has hit a new high among the Philo members. Mid- winter bids added to the ranks of the club, and it was not long before a full program had been entered upon. Every Philo member now sincerely believes that the social value received in the clubs will be of memorable significance in the years after Hermon. The clubs have again gone through a trial period, and it has been the sincere effort of Philo to join with the other groups to maintain the new standards that she undertook in order to make the clubs of constructive value to the school. Outings and other social activities have been interwoven with public-speaking accomplishments to make a successful and enjoyable year. The club feels deeply indebted to her advisors, Mr. Dunn and Mr. Gibson, whose whole-hearted and helpful assistance has been rendered. OMMENCEMENT this Iune puts the finale to the 41st year of the history of the club to which the famous Thessalian spring is sacred. Pledged to the aim of building up and maintaining the morale of the student body of this, her Alma Mater, Pieria has striven this year, under the able and inspiring leadership of President Frank Baker and Mr. Fleckles, to keep unsullied and add to the honorable record of usefulness to the school and of comradeship among the members so carefully built up by preceding men of "Pi." Towards this traditional Pierian objective, its members have "bent up each corporal agent," and in the accomplishment of their purpose, they believe that the year 1940-'41 has been successful. In working together for the good of the school, and the good of the community, Pierians have found a deep sense of responsi- bility and of comradeship, adding another well-written chapter to the long history of Pieria. Lf'A-M U V t "ll, falf . 'jf' . LA . . . . J j L fi . Vp. ,ff .il M V f , si V , ly V , , 4' 1 'J' LYCEUM PICTURE IDENTIFICATION: First Row, Eddy, Bloomfield, Harmon, Easton, Griffiths, Douglass, Duerk. Second Row, R .E. Jones, Blake. Hubble, Lanyon, McGrew, Ajemian. Magoon, R. E. Smith, Zaumseil. Third Row, Van Stone, Wiliamson, Deven- ney, Colegrove, Aird, Clifford. Church. PHILOMATHEAN PICTURE IDENTIFICATION: First Row, Churchill, Stull, Bestor, Baker, Wilkinson, MacDermut, I. D. O'Brien, Schadler, Bloodgood. Second Row, Daniels, Ehinger, I-X. G. Smith, Bur- pee, Cutler, Usrey, Quirk, Fyler. Third Row, Lecrenier, I. Mitchell, McLamore, Maack, Maclver, E. F. Brown. PICTURE IDENTIFICATION: First Row, Sanborn, W. F. Wood, Franklin. Mathews, F. P. Baker, Mr. Fleckles. I. E, Goodemote, C. S. Hall, R. H. Waymouth, Hungerford, Richardson. Second Row, Pratt, Sikes, R. Hall, E. F. Wallace, Duncan, L. Piper. Gravengaard. R. H. Goodemote, Katz. Drake. Third Row, G. R. Webber. Houston, R. S. Younq, Anderson, H. Mitchell. Keevil, Temple, Burke. Steele, Rowe, Warner. I ,ffl I J lfLJnl.1fU.4' Thi V' ,Q nf ' t 01 l ,D ,q,4L.f.n' ' I 5 . lA-,ffl fl I I 1 t f Ujcpl CN PIERIA ,QQQLQD f I 4 THE CHOIR HE Choir for 1940-1941 consisted of 75 members, eighteen of whom were veterans of last year, and some of even longer experience. The Choir, which makes up the largest musical organization in the school, has had a busy, full schedule. Aside from the daily hymns and the Sunday Anthems, the Choir pre- sented the annual Candle Light Service of lovely Christmas music from all lands, the Sacred Concert in May, and as a special feature, the Messiah on Easter Sunday. In all three of these programs the Estey Chorus at the Seminary blended vocally with the Hermon Choir. Both members who are gradu- ating and members remaining sincerely feel that they could not have received more able leadership and training than that which Mr. Gallagher rendered this year. The willingness of this organization has done much to enlarge its program: its effi- ciency and its standards go higher each successive year. The hard work and the time that all members have expended have been rewarded by the acclaim of the school. The choir men who graduate this Iune are confident that the choir of 1941-1942 will continue with the spirit disclosed during the past nine months. PICTURE IDENTIFICATION: First Row, Mr. L'Hommedieu, Sutherland, Mar- quiss, Frame, Allen, Ajemian, Swanson, W. Holmes, Maker, Moyle, W. Pierce, Drake, McDowell, O. Robinson, K. Franz. Mr. Gallagher. Second Row, Sturrup, McGrew, W. Porter, McLeod, N. Frink, Beizer, Kirk, Birdsall, Meigs, Darrone, Aird, Temple, Greene. Resch, Crooker. Third Row, Restin, Moscoe. Perkins. Churchill. Hodges, R. Baker, Tobie, Powell, Graybill. Asquith, McKearin, W. Smith, Bullock, Bollinger, Sanborn. Fourth Row, H. O. Smith, Robertson, Arrott, W. O'Brien, Durham, Webster, Wilkinson, Tuttle, L. Iohnson. Downing, I. Smith, R. C. Hall, Nelson, Van Dusen, I. Harris. A CAPELLA GAIN in the year 1940-1941, the A Capella Choir of Mount Hermon School has presented assorted programs of sacred music. Beginning early in the fall, this group had excellent opportunities for performance given them. Together with the Estey Choir of Northfield Seminary, the Hermon A Capella supplied the music for the induction service of Rev. William E. Park, the newly appointed President of the Northfield Schools. This service took place early in October. Two months later at the annual Candle-light Service, A Capella and Estey chorus again joined voices to present to both schools an extraordinary selection of anthems. At this time a few of the choruses from the Messiah, by Handel, were sung as a prelude to the concert of a large part of the Messiah which was given in April at both Hermon and the Seminary. The most memorable musical performance is always the one in which everyone sings. This year, as for several years past, the combined student bodies of the schools gave the Sacred Concert. In this program, the A Capella Choir sang anthems separately and with the Estey Chorus. This day, which is always looked forward to with eagerness on the part of everyone, again was a success. PICTURE IDENTIFICATION: First Row, McGrew, Marquiss, Frame. McLeod. W. Porter, Allen. Mr. Gallagher, Resch, Asquith, Perkins, Drake, Bollinger, W. Pierce. Second Row, Hodges, Robertson. Beizer. H. O. Smith, Meigs. Darrone, Greene. Nelson. Aird, I. Harris, McKearin, W. Smith. Third Row, G. Webber. W. O'Brien, Restin, Webster, Kirk, Wilkinson, L. Iohnson, Tuttle. Downing. I. Smith, Van Dusen, R. C. Hall, Birdsall. S in the past the Glee Club during the fall, winter, cmd spring terms of the 1940-1941 semesters at Hermon has taken an active part in school life. Its place in the program of secular music of Mount Hermon is similar to the position held by the choir in relationship to sacred music. The membership consists of many Hermonites some of whom are members of the regular choir, others of whom prefer secular music entirely to sacred selections. In order that the Glee Club should be fully ready to sing spiritedly any of the better-known school songs when called upon, the first task of the fellows was to learn by heart all the verses to the popular Hermon tunes. The finished manner in which these songs were rendered at different times during this, the sixtieth year of Hermon, has proved the ability of the mem- bers to grasp the spirit of our Alma Mater's music. During the winter term this organization presented an unusual concert in an Assembly before the rest of the student body: among the best done of the selections were De Animals Am a Comin', Musical Trust, and the famous Sibelius choral number, Onward, Ye Peoples. During graduation week-end the Hermon Glee Club combined with a similar group from the Seminary to present the annual Secular Concert. PICTURE IDENTIFICATION: First Row, Durham, Van Dusen, I. Smith, Downing, Tuttle, Restin, R. S. Hall, R. Baker, Bullock, H. O. Smith. Second Row, Meigs, Duerk, Perkins, Swanson, Aird,, W. Pierce, Mr. Gallagher, Darrone, McLeod, W. Porter, McGrew. Third Row, Frame, Maker, Allen, Moyle, Asquith, Webster, Frink, W. Smith. Drake, C. Thompson, Arnold, K. Franz, Marquiss. Fourth Row, Beizer, W. O'Brien, Temple, I. Harris, R. Kirk. McKearin. Arrott, March, Robertson, Greene, Nelson, Resch. GLEE CLUB HERMON KNIGHTS LTHOUGH graduation last Iune deprived the Hermon Knights of over half their numbers, the men in the band have come through nobly this year under the leadership of saxman and clarinetist Hugh "Foo" Mathews. Building the organization around Howie Quirk on piano, Arnie Keller on sax, and Frank Baker on trumpet, and himself, "Foo" developed the group until the lineup read: Mathews, Keller, and Mal Hunt, sax: Baker, Dick Fales, and Ralph Algood, trumpet: Shep Bart- lett, guitar: Art Starr, piano, replacing Quirk: Bill Kenyon, trombone: and Arthur, drums. This combination has done a great deal of really excellent work, providing the latest in jive and sweet "stuff" for parties and Saturday night entertainments. The Gateway wishes to take this opportunity to express the gratitude of the entire stu- dent body for the long hours of rehearsal and work put in by the Knights in providing tops in entertainment for both schools. PICTURE IDENTIFICATION: First Row, Starr, Bartlett, Keller, Mathews, M. Hunt. Second Row, Kenyon, F, Baker, Arthur, Algood. Fales. . . We , ..-f fy L"A- ' ' 4 .1 if P. 1 ' in . THE CLASSICAL ORCHESTRA UNE marks the end of one of the most successful years of the classical orchestra. Under the leadership and supervision of Mr. Ivory, the instrumentalists have learned much and have enjoyed doing it. Starting in September, 1940, with the largest turnout of recent years, the group gradually worked down to a dependable nucleus of approximately twenty-five boys. Weekly, on Tuesday evenings, rehearsals were held in Camp Hall, and once each month, the group journeyed to the Semi- nary for a joint session with the girls. Twice during the school year concerts were given, one at Hermon, and the other at the Seminary. The high point was reached, when, following the spring vacation, the orchestra played for the production of The Messiah, the Overture and the Pastorale Symphony being the important selections. Everyone worked especially hard to produce music that should have something of the spirit and the finesse of a first-class orchestra. As an added treat, during the past nine months, each member has had the opportunity to hear some worthwhile concerts in Greefield, through the help of the school and the generosity of Mr. Ivory. It is hoped that, with the success of this year's organization and because of the fact that a majority of the members are undergraduates, there will be an even better season during 1941-1942. PICTURE IDENTIFICATION: First Row, W. Pierce, McDowell, Bannwart, Knights, Massare, W. Smith, Friedmann, Compton. Second Row, Resch, Garland, Zumwinkel. Mathews, Duncan, Doscher, R. W. Burton, Kenyon, Fales. LTHOUGI-I not one of the larger of the musical organiza- tions on the Hill, the Band nevertheless has its definite place among the active student groups at Hermon. With Mr. Ivory acting as its capable leader and under the student presi- dency of Robert Smith, this group started the year off by play- ing at the games of the Maroon football team. Cooperating with the cheerleaders, the band did much to help in keeping high the spirit of both team and spectators. The entire group also went to the outside games, where it continued to rally the eleven with the same pep which it offered during the home games. After the football season, the organization continued to carry on with a certain amount of the same enthusiasm as more difficult musical selections were rehearsed for the spring con- cert. PICTURE IDENTIFICATION: First Row, McDowell, Garland, Mathews, Fowler, E. Smith, Pope, Second Row, Zumwinkel, M, Hunt, Ajenian, C. Snow. Ressh, I. Meehl, N. Frink, Kenyon, Roy. Third Row, Van Dusen, Behn. THE RIDING CLUB PICTURE IDENTIFICATION: Seated Tobie, D. Abbott, Burroughs, Geox gens, Ellis, Condit, Frcmcis, Clayton Standing, W. Holmes, Douqloss, Doo little, Stull, Williamson, Fowler, B Harris, W. Woymouth, Kellogg. RIFLE CLUB PICTURE IDENTIFICATION: Seated, Brennan, Rae, Tait, Drake, Dodge. Standing, Russell, Behn, Stephan, Mr. Draeseke, R. Hunt, D. T. Smith, Q. Young. THE COMMUTERS' CLUB PICTURE IDENTIFICATION: First Row, Mcxttem, K. Franz, Royur. Given, Dunklee, P. Skib, Bean, Bab- son, A. Skib, Second Row, Bigelow, Birdsull, Finch, Addison, I. Smith, Walsh, Field, Chapin, Bolton. N the five years of its existence, the Mount Hermon Riding Club has offered to all interested students the opportunity to further their activities in horse- manship. The club considers itself particularly fortunate in having the North- field Stables at its disposal, and it has by no means neglected the privilege. The club has access also to the numerous trails in the woods behind the Northfield Seminary campus. However, the members do not limit themselves to riding: on several occa- sions week-end trips to the cabin have been made, and to complete the year. a banquet was held at a well-known large hotel. The club is ever indebted to Mr. Hadley, who has been an able advisor throughout during 1940-1941. FOR the last few years the Rifle Club has increased its membership, interest, and activities. During 1940-1941, the members of the club have competed in not only intramural matches, but also interscholastic and National Rifle Asso- ciation matches. Attempts are being made to obtain a permanent club rifle range with longer and more varied distances than have been possible previ- ously. Those students who are interested in marksmanship and gunmanship, the club has tried to organize into a group so that they may be afforded safer and more varied ways of profitably expressing and utilizing their interest in these hobbies and skills. AS in the past, the object of the Commuters' Club has been to unite all day students in an effort to bring themselves closer to the life on the Hill. Under the able leadership of Mr. Marr, to whom the club is deeply indebted, this course was successfully pursued this year. Through the kindness of the administration, commuters were permitted to use the "Y" Building during the afternoons. In appreciation of this, the club has tried to disclose its gratitude by conducting several projects, among them, the relocation of the baseball scoreboard. In this way, the leaders of the club hope that a more friendly feeling has been created between the day students and the other members of the school. CUM LAUDE ORRESPONDING to the Phi Beta Kappa Society in colleges throughout the United States, the Cum Laude Society is a national fraternity among the preparatory schools of the country. Since receiving its charter in 1929, the Mount Hermon Chapter has annually taken into its ranks a small but outstand- ing group of students from the graduating class, membership being limited by the national society to those in the upper fifth of the class. At Mount Hermon, however, members are seldom chosen from below the upper tenth. Member- ship is based upon scholastic achievement and citizenship during Iunior and Senior year at Mount Hermon, and only boys who have been on the hill two or more years are eligible for the society. The presentation of the Cum Laude certificates and Cum Laude keys is made by Mr. Morse, secretary of the Mount Hermon Chapter, in assembly on Parents' Weekend on May 10. The impressive service, in which the ideals of the national fraternity are ably stated by various faculty members, is indeed a memorable occasion to those who receive this outstanding recognition for their consistent labors. Members of the faculty who have belonged to Phi Beta Kappa chapters in college are honorary members of Cum Laude at Hermon, as are also the heads of the departments here. The object of the society is to encourage in preparatory school students throughout the country the pursuit of higher scholastic attainment. PICTURE IDENTIFICATION: First Row, Mattern. W. E. Smith, R. S. Hall, R. D. Birdsall, R. I. Horn, Easton, Keller, Robertson. Second Row, Alter. Stevenson, Mendenhall, Finch, Wiesmann, Burnham. Clearwater. C. S. Hall. Iss. I t..,.,.,.QQg....c......., ,... SCHAUFFLER ASSOCIATES HE Schaufller Associates is a group which is interested primarily in the reading and the discussion of books by some ot the modern, present-day authors. However, the activities of this group are by no means limited to reading. It promotes annually the Hobby Show Exhibit, assists with the Henry Huntting Reading Contest, and conducts the Student Private Library Contest. In the case of the last named, a prize is given to the student who submits the best and most varied personal collection of books. An added function of the club this year was the starting of the Nickle-a-Week-Book Club. The Associates make several off-campus trips in the course of the year. Some of these trips, such as a visit to the Iohn C. Merriam Binding and Publishing Company in Springfield and to various libraries, are primarily educational in purpose. Other trips, made solely from the recreational standpoint, are taken to such places as the cabin, Greefield, and Wiggin's Tavern in Northampton, where the club holds its annual spring banquet. P xv, gl 'OP Lf A xo , , I .SA J 'N ,wa v w Cf X 0, 155 , n 5 6 xv l X 5 v J, 0 PICTURE IDENTIFICATION: First Row, Temple, H. O. Smith. Rueckert. Collins, D. S. Smith. Crooker, I. Orcutt. Second Row, Glanz, Knowlton, Stull, E. Wallace, Barwick, R. Orcutt, I. Holmes. IN this fifth year of its participation in campus activities, the Student Church Council, composed of boys representing all phases of school life, has become increasingly important as an advisory council and as a separate organization. During 1940-1941 it assisted the Executive Committee of the Church and other religious organizations in their work among the students. Working independ- ently, it sponsored the Old Clothes Drive, Embassy Weekend, and the Com- munity Singing. The purpose and aim of the Student Church Council is to sponsor projects which otherwise would be neglected and give the students more of a voice in the religious life of Mount Hermon. RGANIZED late in the winter season, this year's debating squad of less than a dozen Hermonites had a brief but successful season. In discussing topics of international interest, three different groups of four fellows each held debates in panel style with Cushing Academy, Deerfield Academy, and North- field Seminary. All three of these informative discussions were both profitable and interesting to the Hermon audiences which attended them. Much credit should be given to Mr. Ledgard for his able coaching of this group of promising young orators. HOUGH only two years old, the Faraday Club has attracted a willing group of students deeply interested in Science. lt is named after the famous scientist Michael Faraday. Ably guided by Mr. Laurence, the club members have worked on projects of their own choice during the year, such as soilless growth, metallurgy, and other phases of Chemistry. The group as a whole has varied the showcase providing a changing picture of late developments in the field of Science, and has repaired some of the biology equipment, such as the manikin. Through the generosity of Mr. Laurence and several others of the faculty, the group has been able to enjoy several short trips to nearby plants and mills. ' The club is especially indebted to Dr. Porter for his help and cooperation, and the Physics and Chemistry Departments for their help in its development. STUDENT COUNCIL CHURCH PICTUHE IDENTIFICATION: Seated, C. S. Hall, Almond, F. Baker, T. Res- tin, Hilchner. Standing, Altar, Burn- ham, Cunningham, I. Holmes. 1 ,Wil DEBATING PICTURE IDENTIFICATION: Left to Right, I. Holmes, Whilcomb, G. Web- ber, C. S. Hall, Roberlson, Gale, Barwick, D. Baker. THE FARADAY CLUB PICTURE IDENTIFICATION: Seated, Manning, Childs, Mr. Laurence, R. Webber, Prindle. Standing, Bell, Tobie, I. Wallace, Mendenhall. Prince. NYJ' .-525-sf fag? fegy HERMON ITE ITH the sixteenth issue, the fifty-second year of continuous publication of Mount Herrnon's student journal, the Hermonite, closes. The Seniors of the Board have put the paper "to bed" for the last time, entrusting into the Willing and able hands of the remaining members the task of adding another link to the chain ot years. The oldest student organization on campus, the Board has, since 1889, provided a means of student expression, served as a recorder of the history of Mount Her- rnon, and maintained a high standard of news interest on the Hill. The 1940-1941 members, under the capable leadership of Editor-in-Chief Arthur Katz, have put into the work of the organi- zation a willingness and a zest that have carried the publica- tion to the successful conclusion of another year of service to the school. Adding new ideas and suggestions to the invaluable experi- ence of previous Boards, the students who comprised this year's staff have contributed much to raising the already high stand- ard of the paper. In working together on issue after issue, they have found, in the midst of rendering to the school and the community a concrete and lasting service, a comradeship and spirit of fellowship traditional with Hermonite activities. PICTURE IDENTIFICATION: Seated, Burrows, R, Pierce, Mr. Erickson, R. Thomp- son, Katz, Aird, G. Brown, Ross. Standing, Hudgins, E. Harmon, Kellogg, Yeager, Prindle, Lown, Schaefer, Roberts, I. Harmon, D. Gregg. THE CRAFT CLUB THE Craft Club is an interest group which is perhaps not so well known as many of the others. It consists of a small group of boys having an intense interest in handicraft. The club does very little as a group, but the individual members receive much help as well as relaxation, from working in the craft shop. The shop, under the careful supervision of Mr. F. G. Bisson, is as well equipped as the yearly budget, carefully spent, will permit. It has, in addition to a good line of hand tools, a circular saw, a jig saw, and a wood lathe: all with many helpful accessories. Other members of the community are allowed the use of the shop upon applying to Mr. Bisson if they can prove themselves proficient in the use and care of tools. In addition to aiding in manual instruc- tion the club affords lessons in the care of handling tools, and cleanliness in the shop. AVIATION CLUB THE Aviation Club, a comparatively new organization on the Hill, has pro- vided an outlet for student interest in aeronautics, both as a vocation and as a hobby. The last three years have seen ever larger entries of models and projects by the club members in the annual Hobby Show. In 1940 the group received a medal for effective presentation at this exhibit. This year, through the cooperation of its new faculty advisor, Mr. Meyers, the club has procured tools and other equipment for model work. The increased interest in gasoline-powered models has brought about club participation in a meet at Greenfield and another on the Hill. THE NAVIGATION AND SAILING CLUB IT has been the purpose of the Navigation and Sailing Club this year to teach its members the fundamentals of navigation and a method of putting them to a little practical usage. The club took it upon itself to construct a boat. It was a small one, being only eleven feet, six inches over all, a class boat be- longing to what are known as the Penguin Dinghies. It was cat rigged, having only one sail. The members spent a great deal of their spare time working on the craft, which was built in the basement of Silliman. Mr. Peltz, has been our worthy and capable advisor. THE CAMERA CLUB THE Camera Club is no new organization on the Hill, but its activity and its sphere of influence have grown noticeable in the past year, mainly through the help of Mr. Paul Wilson. Although the number of members is not excep- tional, the interest that they have disclosed during 1940-1941 is deeper than that evidenced for many years. Regular print competitions have been held upon prearranged topics, and the winning pictures have been displayed in the library. In these competitions and in the meetings the members have been able to learn a great deal concerning both the practical and the artistic aspects of photography. A HERMON POEM I look upon these sturdy hills that face Mount Hermon's site And pray that I may be as strong as they, for God and right: I see the farms that men have tilled to meet their daily need And pray that I may also plant my share of useful seed: I sit Within these Chapel walls Where love and peace endure And hope, throughout the coming years that I may be as pure. I feel the goodness of this place since Hermon first began And pray that while I live, I'll strive to be a Godly man. IAMES LEE ELLENWOOD 1 3 J 'V it ' .I 9741 EMGATEWAY LINEUP: Top Row: Shep- pard Bartlett, Art Editor: Frank Robert Schumann, Typ- ist: Robert F. Horn. Ir.. Photog- raphy. Second How: William V. M. Robertson, Editor-in- Chief Arthur D. Platt, Faculty Adviser: Robert A. Aird, Ir., Business Manager. Bottom How: 7 H. Oliver Smith, Seniors: Robert S. Quandt. Assistant Business Manager: Frank I. Burnham, Publicity and Printing. N compiling and publishing the 1941 Gateway, the board has tried to place on paper in pictures and writing at least a few of the outstanding events and activities which the Class of 1941 has enjoyed during its Senior Year at Hermon. It is our sincere wish that many of these pages may help to preserve some of the happier memories of Mount Hermon in the minds of this year's graduating class as it goes forth into distant fields of lite. Our deep gratitude and appreciation is keenly felt for the three men who have so kindly and ably aided us in publishing this book-Mr. A. D. Platt, Mr. L. E. Smith, and Mr. R. W. Kelly. V 'fy - 'A W , ,. 2 '-' " , ' N lv, ' ff 74 wwtf W 4 , R Lg: - ,Y W 0, , sw . -v hs 7 ,. ., , ,aa v K. A X L.-gmkigx I Lf ,,,,-'fr V, L. ' ,H-,vm A NWN .,, QL L. . L, ,ww ginsgy ' 'f g M. L Q 247: N "i 1' , . an.. V MKG ,Mfr 4 , M K.. , .Q-ry K v V A A' "aim" NT' if ' 1 "' t Q '. ,I 4, . vfffgva' , XV gpm! 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