Mount Hermon School - Gateway Yearbook (Mount Hermon, MA)

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KENNETH GOLDER-Editor CLARK A. HEYDON-Co-Business Manager JOHN D. CANNON-Co-Business Manager DEDICATION .J The Lord be with you And with thy splrlt Let us pray HIS famnlrar lntroductlon to the prayer at our Sun day morning chapel service perhaps better than anythlng else symbollzes the relrglous guidance sup plied so ably to the Mount Hermon community by Its chaplain It has been rellglous leadershlp and help combined under such a friendly personage that no one could refuse to accept hus Chrlstlan message Wrth deep respect and gratntude, and m all sm cerlty, we, the class of 1952, do dedicate our year book, and all the meonmg that lt may brlng, to our unforgettable friend, Reverend James Rae Whyte ' . , :Villa 7 ' js. 'f rv I 5' , N xg 71 VI Y 1? lf-tw s-...W 0 cs . X 4 . A ' l -5, . .. - H .. - - - H .. .. 1 I - FOREWORD HE reward of work comes from the knowledge that it has not been in vain. lt is with this in mind that the Gateway Board has gone about its tasks, striving to pay proper tribute to Mount Hermon School, its faculty and staff, its graduates and undergraduates, its tradition, and its unrelenting quest to teach the value of upright living. The true purpose of this yearbook will surely not be realized for many years, it cannot be disclosed either in pictures or in print. Its value lies rather in the memories which will be restored to its owner in the time to come, memories of happiness, memories of heartache, memories of life on the Hill, a life gone forever, yet very much alive in the heart of each loyal Herman son. The l952 Gateway is your book. Take it. Treasure it always. For within is contained the story of an inestimable influence upon you-life at Mount Hermon School. DR HOWARD LANE RUBENDALL Dickinson College Union Theological Seminary B D IN APPRECIATION HEN a boy enters Mount Hermon the first greeting that he receives is one from the Headmaster lt takes the form of a friendly word a friendly handshake each embodying all the desire one person could have for another to succeed When a boy leaves Mount Hermon this scene is partly reenacted The graduate stands before the same man however this time the hands meet In a departing gesture accompanied by the unforgettable expression Well done' lt is in th a student can fully realize how deeply the person before him has affected his life It is the hope of each member of the Senior Class that by expressmg this appre ciation to Dr Rubendall for his magnificent work at Mount Hermon those boys who shall follow us In the pages of Hermon s history will realize long before thoughts of graduation become actualitves that here is a man who is willing to share with each student every hope every fear and every anxiety that may enter the heart that here is a man in whom confidence and trust may be placed without fear of ridicule that here is a man sincere in every sense ot the word a man who through inspiring leadership and tireless efforts has made Mount Hermon much of what it is today To Dr Howard Lane Rubendall who has so unselfishly devoted his life toward makmg the education received at Mount Hermon one which will last a lifetime the Class of 1952 wishes to express its most hearty and humble appreciation B.S., . ., D.D. 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X' 'ff Morse Smlth HORACE H MORSE Harvard BA MA un Hnstory and Government Phu Beta Kappa Head of History Department 19061946-Amerlcan History Appomted I906 LOUIS E SMITH Gettysburg Yale-BA MA nn Englnsh Phu Beta Kappa Head of Enghsh Department Engllsh IV Advanced Gram mar Navel Honors Apponnted 1909 CARROLL RIKERT Harvard BA Superlntendent of Property Appomted I9I7 CARLETON W LHOMMEDIEU Yale BA MusB Phu Beta Kappa Head of Muslc Department Muslc Appreclatuan L tan I II Appolnted I926 Rlkert L Hommedteu Demmg Hatch GROVE W DEMING Umverslty of Connecticut Harvard BS Agrlculture I9I0 I927 Anclent History 19281946-Permus slons Omce Appounted I9I0 ROY R HATCH Harvard Cornell Head of Science Department 19361940-Past Presnde Physacs Teachers Assn Appalnted I9'II GORDON F PYPER Brown PhB nn Educatlon Phu Beta Kappa Slgma Xu Durector of Admnssrons Head of Scuence Department Apponnted I926 ARTHUR D PLATT Trmlty Columbia Harvard BS MA In Mathematics Assnstant Headmaster Durectar of Studles Appounted 1928 Pyper Platt nt of vp -.., .. , , -.. 1 --1 -- I I i , . . , . -.. -,. , , I -.., .., , , -.., .. 1 fu f 1 Ewa. X991 I , 1 Baxter HARLAN L BAXTER Durkmson Columbra BA MA un Languages Head of Language Department Latun I Il French I Appomted 1929 HARRY A ERIC KSON Yale Harvard BA MA In History English Ill IV Advanced Grammar Advlsor to Debatmg Club Appomted 1929 WILLIAM H MORROW Wnlllam and Mary Temple BA MEd Phu Bela Kappa En :sh ll Ill IV Buble Il 2 Dlrector of Socual Actvvn nes Advusor to Herman Players Appomted 1931 JOHN D BASSETTE Yae PhB Mathematics ll Mechanlcal Drawung Appomted 1935 Morrow Bassette ' AX Erlckson Forslund AXEL B FORSLUND Sprmgfleld Columbla BPE MA In Physncal Educahon Drrector of Athletncs Varsnty Track J L Hockey Appomted 1929 THOMAS DONOVAN Dartmouth B A Phu Beta Kappa n Ish II IV Frenc I Advlsor to ass of 1953 Appomted 1930 FREDERICK S MCVEIGH Wlllaams Middlebury BA MA nn French French III French Honors Advnsor to French Club Asslstant Dnrector of Admnssuons Varsuty Cross Country Track Appomted 1935 ORVIL E MIRTZ Westmunster Prmceton Theologncal Cornell BA ThB M S Ed Mathematics ll Ill Advisor to lnternatsonal Club J I. Soccer Basketball Baseball Appomted 1935 McVeugh Mlrtz I Z , j L .I . ' - ' ' E gl' Tlll,.' , h 1 ' Cl gl. ,, . ..,.- 'l --4' -. l 1 . . 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' ' I ' ' ' 1.., .. ? x , 1 , Wulluams Hayes JOHN A WILLLIAMS Hobart Umversnty of Glasgow BA Phu Beta Kappa Brology Advanced Bsology World Hustory Advnsor to Her momte Appointed 1949 GEORGE W HAYES Umversnty of Bonn Umversuty of Berlln Columbla B Eng :sh I Appounted 1950 MARY M BAXTER Connectncut College for Women B A F nchl II Appolnted 1951 GALE W BENNETT Chemistry Biology J V Football Baseball C squad Basketball Appounted 1951 Mrs Baxter Bennett , an .1 I Stearns Angevun WILLIAM L STEARNS Middlebury BA Mathematncs l III Varslty Football Skung Lacrosse Appolnted 1950 JOHN J ANGEVIN Wrlluams U non Theologlcal Semmary BA E ssh III Buble Il Csquad Soccer J L Swimming Appomted 1951 WILLIAM A BURNEY Umversuty of Iowa Yale BA Phu Beta Kappa :sh I J l Football Apponnted 1951 CHARLES A COMPTON Mathematucs lll Physics C squad Soccer Appointed 1951 Burney Compton 'UR' 1? 5 NEB t . ' ' , ' ' ' , '- .A.,M.A, ' ' , t' ' ' -. , I' ngl' , ' re , Engl' , ll I 'I Bowdoin, Clark University-B.A., M.Ed. M. I. T.-B.S. I I t I E ' bfi' , , , . . i I . V . I 13 Jewell J - f .. in fi A . wi 1 Spanos f. S Mrs. Thompson DAVID W. JEWELL Carleton College, Union Theological Seminary-B.A., B.D. Bible lll, Mathematics l-Advisor lo Press Release Board J. L. Football Appointed l95l C. HUGH P. SILK New College, Oxford-B.A. American, European History, English III J. V. Soccer, Tennis Appointed l95I WILLIAM V. SPANOS silk Wesleyan, Columbia-B.A., M.A. in English, Phi Beta Kappa English l, ll J. L. Football, J. V. Basketball Appointed I95I DEAN F. STEVENS Boston University, Ohio State--B.A., M.A. in Biology BioIo9Y, Advanced Biology J. L. Football, Skiing Appointed l95l EMILY T. THOMPSON Mount Holyoke-B.A. latin, I, ll, III Appointed l95l Stevens ALUMNI ASSOCIATION HE Alumni Oftice, under the careful guidance of Alumni Secretary, Mr. Lester P. White, '20, supplies a present-day Hermon contact through LESTER P' WHITE the quarterly Alumni News for over ten thousand B.A., B.D., M.A. alumni living throughout the world. Moreover, CLmk'YaJe through his visits to the various Hermon Clubs now active in thirty-four areas of the United States, Mr. White keeps the alumni directly in- formed. The secretary is assisted by several alumni committees as well as by the president, vice-president, and fifteen members of the Alumni Council which directs the Association. Dwight L. Moody's statement, "Hermon's greatest endowment will be a living endow- ment," has been verified by the cooperative alumni who each year donate a sum of money greater than the income from an investment of over a million dollars. seulons is 'CL we uw gl' QM CLASS ADVISOR N sIckness or In health for better or for worse these were the self Imposed condltaons under whlch Mr Edmund Alexander the tall of 1948 accepted the responslblllty of guldlng to the best of hIs abIlIty the Class of 1952 In llS four year stay on the Hull From the very beglnnlng Mr Alexander undertook hIs Iob wIth the SCTIOUS Intent of combInIng all the members of the class Into a fellowshIp marred by no clIques or abused mInorIty groups To a marked extent hIs goal has been reallzed Class cooperatlon has slgnaled the green llght at lust about every turn Success found Itself Inseparable from class meetmgs class partnes Informal gathervngs Indeed from almost every 0ClIVl1Y In whlch the class as a whole partlclpated The reason for thIs may be readuly seen Where able advIsershIp combnnes Wllh the wIllIngness to follow and to learn nothIng IS beyond realIzatIon The Class of 1952 owes to IlS advlser Mr Edmund Alexander recogmtuon whuch far exceeds that whIch the Inadequacy of thls page can bestow In truth how well can any words offer appre clatlon to a man who asks none' HIs reward IS better expressed through the admIratIon the loYaIty and the respect held by all sennors for a man who has guIded them worked wIth them taught them a man who has become a part of them 16 CLASS HISTORY HE beginning of the four years for the class of 1952 was a sunny September 15, 1948. Dr. Rubendall initiated us to his handcrush, we stumbled through Holbrook and returned to the sun, bewildered Freshmen. Old veterans with Student Council bands on their arms led us to Cottage Row .... Somehow we survived the first day. We were swept through the first half-week- the aptitude tests, the first classes, the endless meetings. We took our places under the bal- cony in Chapel and Camp Hall. Mr. Alexander rubbed of? some of the homesickness that first week-end with the Freshman Picnic. We gct into the swing of things romping away Sunday afternoons on the varsity field and singing Fol-De-Rol with fitting Freshman con- fusion. ln short we struggled through the fall, mark- ing our progress by the Rope Pull, Thanksgiving, and the Christmas Vespers. The last week before vacation emerged from that three-month blur. We spent it wailing over Mr. Stent's vacation Bible test. The glorious day finally arrived, with a "Well done" from Dr. Rubendall, we took up our suitcases, stuffed with our every possession, and raced home for three weeks of Paradise. We returned and broke into the social calen- dar with the Freshman Dance. The morning after, we held our first session in rolling up crepe paper. Miller, Windus, Wells and Wyllie were elected officers. The winter term sped by, high- lighted by Cottage IV's indoor snowfight and some studying. Vacation arrived and we has- tened home to flaunt our three weeks of leisure. The spring term started with the yo-yo fad and softball games. We gaped from the balcony steps at the Sacred Concert. As the "weeks left" dwindled into a handfull, Miller, Golder, Williams and Wyllie were named Sopho- more officers. We goggled at the display of athletic talent in the Interscholastics. And we goggled at our Hrst finals. The year ended, leaving us taller and a little smarter. We stacked away our yo-yo's, tugged our trunks down to Overtoun, and left for one hundred days of vacation. Fifty-four old hands and sixty-one new Sopho- mores burst into Overtoun on the opening day of 1949. lt was destined to be a spectacular year for the cocky Class of '52, We went extra- curricular, swept through two undefeated J, L, seasons, and grew up in Overtoun's echoing halls. Golder was dorm president and Kraft 4 class treasurer in place of the parted Wyllie. The fall was a mixture of sports, canasta, and earnest study. The Sophomore Party passed in a blur of fish nets, blind dates, and rolled up crepe paper. Huckabee was challenged by Arnold and Vandervliet for class Casanova. Bob Hume fell out of his third tioor window. The days passed as the clicks of Pop Scranton's timeclock. We counted minutes through Decem- ber, and closed the fall term with the unfor- gettable fioor s kits. Winter meant basketball-Mr. Mirtz had his second winning team. The Bauery Boys breezed through the Overtoun League decked in their green shirts. On Founder's Day they crushed Overtoun's other sculpturing aspirations with "The Hatfields and the McCoys." First, second and fourth floors trudged to their classes with Messrs. Williams, Donovan, and Bossette, only to emerge daily in complete defeat. Miniature golf bloomed with the green grass after spring vacation. Mr. Wyman began his series of late parlor meetings and wrapped them up with a six A. M. cleanup. Third fioor dominated the dormitory again, this time on the softball field. Miller, Golder, Conly and Kraft were the slate chosen for the Junior year. With the flurry of an overwhelming victory in the lnterscholas- tics, June arrived. We sunned on blankets and boned for the final exams. They came, and we passed. With the last chorus of the Mikado and a few firecracker bursts, our second year suc- cumbed to summer vacation. The setting for the Junior year was Crossley. We were upperclassmen, we used the Junior Doors. Our rooms hummed with radios and phonographs-they were made legal. The school had bought the store. Beveridge Hall was a gaping pit between the Library and Holbrook Hall. As Juniors, we began to make a name for ourselves. There were Juniors on every varsity first-string. The Seniors drenched us in the Rope Pull, but we slopped back to Crossley still chant- ing l-9-5-2. We suffered through the "man's courses"-Chemistry with Dr. Bowman, Math lll with Mr. Westin, and American Lit with Mr. Baldwin. Mr. Whyte provided a perpetual Side Show in Bible lll. Somehow the fall seemed to go faster than before. We erased Deerfield, 54-l2. Dick Miller accepted the One-Tined Fork at Thanksgiving. Mr. Podaril was accused of shotgunning a cow. The last few weeks of the term swam by in a whirl of cider iugs and hour tests. Mr. Stearns iuggled away the last few minutes of the fall term in his magic assembly, and we left for home. We came back to the winter term cmd another varsity season. In January, Mr. Beveridge dedi- cated the new classroom building. In February we raised the snow masterpieces, "Trip to the Moon," i'Lincoln," and "The Kremlin and China." ln March nearly all one hundred forty- five of us caught the flu. But it was worth it, we got an extra week of vacation. After a month of recuperation we were ready for the spring term. The Class Dance, 'South Pacific," marked a new high for Juniors. Amid the confusion of water-system pits and steel- beam riveting, we started the spring sports and voted in favor of the new constitution. As the Seniors prepared to leave the Hill, we began the task of taking their places. The list of Junior tableheads was posted. The last month arrived, and new ballots passed our hands every day. The school chose Dale Conly the first Stu- dents' Council President. The Class of '52 named Miller, Golder, Morton and Heydon to be Senior officers. Williams and Demos were the new Hermonite editors. Sixteen of us were chosen to be floor officers. Suddenly finals were upon us. We took them and hurried back to West Hall to start a week's work over Commencement and Reunion. We got a pre-season tryout of the Blue Cloud, went to lunches without ties, and worked. lt was a memorable week, but summer jobs were wait- ing, so we left with no protest. We were back early in September, l95l, with a new outlook on Hermon. Now "next year" meant college. Marks, recommendations, applications, and college boards were to be a very large factor in the last school year. The underclassmen arrived, and we sat down in our tablehead seats each with a Senior's feeling of responsibility. We ushered our Little Brothers to Ford Cottage that first Sunday, and thought of that forgotten age of three years past when we had been Freshmen. But there was little time for reminiscing. We donned our varsity uniforms with a prayer for an unde- feated season. God smiled on our plea. Foot- ball rolled up seven victories. Soccer beat Deer- field. Cross-country became the New England champs. We attacked our books with an unfamiliar earnestness and dodged the midnight visits from Mr. Dollar. There was a new sense of leader- ship in the class. We sat in the front rows in church and assembly. We pulled the Juniors through Shadow Lake with the traditional heaves on the dry end of the rope. We dominated the extra-curricular field. Golder, Heydon and Cannon started their tasks as Gateway editors. The gym was transformed into the "Brown Derby" at Hollywood and Vine, for the Senior Dance. Picture sittings and college visitors reminded us throughout the fall that graduation was com- ing nearer every day. But Christmas came first. We sang in the Vespers with fuller appreciation and left for home and New York reunions. The winter term and the last half of the third marking period started simultaneously on Janu- ary 4. ln a fitting elevation of our status, we shifted all our classes but Physics and Economics to the modern Beveridge Hall. In an eleventh-hour effort for high marks on the college forms, we plugged extra hard for Messrs. Smith, Donovan, Morrow, Morse, Snow, Bauer and Westin. Rain erased the Founder's Day snow sculpture. ln the maze of themes, quizzes, hour tests, and Bible notes, we reached spring vacation. Most of us stayed two extra days for the college boards. We began the spring term with a faithful count of the days left until graduation. How- ever, with the constant work we did not have much chance to savor the months of April and May. The varsity games, the Gateway Dance, and the Chateau fling left only study halls for study. College acceptances arrived. We went to our last review sessions and spent our last hours poring over Macbeth and chute problems. The finals loomed as the last hurdle-we took a deep breath. Four days later we started breathing again. The books were forgotten, except for the Gate- ways, which took on a hue of blue as we refreshed our memories of the past four years. We held our banquet and heard the Class Will. Class Day arrived with its speakers and its awards. We celebrated our last night in the Auditorium as we watched or took part in Patience. We woke up Sunday morning with a mixture of feelings. lt was our last day on the Hill-the graduation service was only a few hours off. Through tests and honors, varsity letters and Northfield dates, we had stridden to the last four steps. In our caps and gowns we climbed them gratefully, grasped our diplomas, and matched the strength and vitality of Dr. Ruben- daIl's handshake. As the iubilant circle around Senior Rock disintegrated, we ended our four years. Rlchard J Muller J Kenneth Golder Vice President Ruchard H Morton NIOR CLASS OFFICERS RICHARD JORDAN MILLER Hamulton Ml 23 Hywaod Place Chappaqua New York otboll I 2 etball I 4 Bas 2 Ten 3 IHI 4 IH, Student Council 2 3 4 Secretary 3 Vlce President 4 College Cevenol 2 3 4 Outing Club 2 Preslde t of Class I 2 JOHN KENNETH GOLDER JR Dartmouth en 65 Summlt Road Clrftan New Jersey ccer I 2 s e all Class Vuce Presldent 2 3 4 Student Counctl 2 4 President of Overtoun 2 Chonr I 2 J 4 A Capella 3 4 Trlple Quartet Hermonrte 3 4 Gateway Edltor 4 President Secretary Clark A Heydon Treasurer 3 RICHARD H MORTON S Mn I y Academy Mort Quarters 76 West Pomt New York Football 2 Cross Country 3 Soccer 4 Swlmmlng 2 Wrestling 3 4 Lacrosse 2 3 4 IHI Gateway 4 College Cevenol Chalrman 3 4 Oullng Club 3 4 Secretary 4 Church Membership Committee 4 Student Deacon 4 Class Secretary 4 CLARK ABRAHAM HEYDON JR Brown Clark ll Van Dyke Drlve Hohokus N J Soccer 2 Basketball 2 Baseball 2 Golf 3 IHI 4 CHI College Ceve nol 3 4 Outlng Club 3 4 Gateway 4 Hermontte 3 4 Student Deacon 3 4 Glee Club 3 Students Councul 4 Church Membershup Commnttee 4 Class Treasurer 4 2l 3 fs' wmvvvw RALPH 'DGAR AHLBERG Tufts Ralph 26 Somerset Drive New Britain Conn Football 4 Basketball 3 4 Tennis 3 lHl 4 lHl Students Council 4 Press Release Board 4 Debating Club 3 Choir 4 Hermon Knights 3 ERNEST CHARLES ALLEN U S Coast Guard Academy rn 24 Lathrop Street South Hadley Falls Mass Football 4 lHl Basketball 4 lHl lCaptainl ALLAN SWAN ANDERSON Andy 21 Old Orchard Road Port Chester N Y Soccer 3 4 Skiing 3 Swimming 4 Tennis 4 Track 3 Ou :ng Club 3 4 Conservation Club 3 Hermon Players 3 4 ALEXANDER CONSTANTINE ANGELIDES Amherst 257 Willard Street Berlm N H Basketball 4 Track 4 Etymology Club 4 Orchestra French Club 4 JOHN MASON ARNOLD Brown Jack 725 Third Avenue Woonsocket R I Cross Country 3 Basketball I 2 Hockey 4 Track T 2 3 4 ermon Knights l 2 u u an Hermonite 3 4 JUDD BALDWIN ARNOLD Undecided Judd 75 Garfield Avenue Danbury Conn. otball 2' Wrestling 2 3' Tack 2 3 Hl 4 ' Deba in Club 2' Bridge Club 4' Glee Club 4. ROBERT NEWTON BAIRSTOW University of Massachusetts "Bare Toes" 109 Carson Avenue Dalton Mass. Cheerleading 4 lHl- Skiing 4' Track 4- Etymology Club 4' Orchestra 4. JAMES WINSOR BAKER JR. Haverlord "Bake' Colonial Farms Avondale Pa. otball 2 3 - i i g 2 ' La - Glee Club 2 3 4' Choir 3 4' A Capella 4' Bridge Club 4- Etymology Club 4- Outing Club 2 3 4' Hermonite 3 4- Gateway 47 Press Release Board 4. 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Football 2, 3, 45 Skiing 25 Wrestling 3, 47 Baseball 2, 3, 4, ' 1 1 1 1 ' 1 , . . 1 " 1 ' 1 1 1 . . . .1 .1 , , . . 1 1 1 1 ' 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 - I 4 , . 1. . .1 1 1 - 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 ' ' 1 " 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 314- GEORGE JUDSON WELLS JR Wesleyan u Bird Pond Road Bethlehem Conn Soccer I 2 Skiing I 2 Baseball I 2 Golf 4 Class Secre I Glee Club I 2 Ch 2 3 4 A Cape a Triple Quartet 4 GEORGE FRANCIS WHITE JR Bowdoin Gorgeous 8 Boyden Street Webster Mass Football 3 4 IHI Basketball 4 Track 4 Bridge Club 4 DOUGLAS FREDRICK WICKS Colgate Doug Pine Plains N Y Soccer 2 3 4 IHI Swimming 2 Wrestling 4 Baseball 2 Lacrosse 3 4 Outing Club 4 Band 3 Glee Club 4 PAUL THOMAS WILLIAMS Princeton Willie 24 Pine Hill Avenue Glenbrook Conn Football I 2 Cheerleading 3 IHI 4 IH, ICaplI Swimming 2 3 4 Baseba I 2 3 4 lnternatuona Cubl 2 monrte 2 3 Editor 4 Press Release Board 3 4 Class Sec retary 2 Church Membership Committee 4 Gateway 4 Cutler Scholar 4 ERIC MORE WINDUS JR Cornell Windy 25 38 95th Street Jackson Heights N Y ccerI 2 4 Ho eyl 2 3 4 Tennis I Baseba Lacrosse 2 4 Gateway-4 RICHARD ELLIOTT WINSLOW Ill Amherst Dick I24I Valley Avenue S. E. Washington D. . Cross Country 4- Outing Club 4. LORENZO WOOD JR. University of Massachusetts 'Rennie' Plymouth Street Middleboro as . Outing Club 4- Band 4- Hermon Knights 4. DODD BENHAM WRAGG Brown "Dodd Quaker Hill Conn. Football I 2- Cross Country 3 4 IHI- Basketball I 2' Wres- ' 3- aseball I 2 3 IHI 4 IHQ- Glee Club 3 4- C ' 3 4- A Capella 4- Triple Quartet 4. WILLIAM EVORTS WRIGHT Tufts Box 328 N port N H otball 3 4 g 4 IH ICG Trac 3 4 IHI lnternot onal Club 3 4 Students Councl 4 Etymology Club 4 REMEMBER7? HOW CAN WE FORGETII Meanwhile back at the ranch I II te By Yumpm Ylmmmnrellll HI young feIIa Zzzhanks a Iot fellazz Ernie Allen Duck Morton Bob Carver Bull Flvaz Boris Oblesow "Bill" Q , ew , , , X Fo , , Swimmin 3 IHJ, I pt.l5 k my, 7 5 , z ' I : R 5' fb fu 0 I s a "OcciferI Occiferl Save my chiId.", ,, , Thompson 8. Mather, Inc. 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Third row-Burgess, W., Bunker, B., Keith, J., Fischer, F., Campos, L., Buckner, J., Carlson, R., Beers, R., Dixon, R., Hasbrouck, E., Burns, W., Burt, R., Hewitt, R., Brown, P Fourth row-Holmes, W., Kreye, G., Farrar, K., Eckel, K., Boyle, R., Katz, J., Crawford, S., Brown, C., Dean, B., Hines, D., Holton, R., Burt, R., Kumm, F., Jansky, D. Fifth row- Child, R., George, R., Chutter, R., Epler, C., Bartholomew, D., Hagerstrom, V., Fitzgerald, M., Beach, H., Hunter, D., Dodge, W., Howlett, S., Henderson, P., Griffith, J., Apple Appleton, J. CLASS Lower Picture First row-Tilden, J., Reichenberg, D., Roberts, R., Spangen- berg, J., Rich, T., Weyte, R., Polzer, A., Proelss, M., Newton, A. Second row-Nicholson, W., Warner, G., Stiles, H., Pincu, T., Lindfors, K., Lanphear, D., Denning, R., Leyden, J., McAllister, W., Poole, L., Taylor, J., Langerman, R. Third row-Rowley, R., Rogers, F., Roland, R., Reeve, V., Said, E., Tilghman, B., Roberts, J., Woodring, C., Rhodes, W., Peyton, R., Warwick, T., Peckham, G., Sherman, B., Vernon, J., Van Cotl, G. Fourth row-Messer, D., Litman, R., Vander Veer, G., Thoen, S., Nichols, W., Muller, W., Lange, W., Weist, C., MacKinnon, R., Maclvor, C., Steele, W., Ravndal, C., Morrill, R., Yeaton, F. Fifth row-White, W., Warren, A., Robb, G., Sharp, R., While, A., McHose, C., Redman, P., McDaniel, R., Olson, B., Young, W., Wright, R., Sundt, E., Livingston, E., Page, J., Payne, A. qifo SA ed et wa? 5 99 G ex gXfs 6 . 9 e oo K KG' 'Q' .fffffififlr ,f-f' . X fzfffffx, fasofX9K6?:x9et19 0 f , X 5 X , -' Cx Wd V' X X-Mt-N NX !!,,.f M.- fax Q96 xo6,5q,:xov101. , X X- n W ,,.wtG,.,1-we X " A-.gwl ?g0?xvxxeX65 A x X 6 ating x i . 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A Add: ffll c04l9,Mon inn Mr! flu Q K ilk Yun 3' Y'- by 14-U' 5'-'--""' P10500 M Fab' A00 Nvvn' o. P c"" EL.,3?:i'W Q In Groups A A5 Er""C UNITE in . s . s sljfIggQQff . fl First Festival of Music Tonight WX' s X OIF f IGI. C164 X ii'z'.'g,.,,+:.,.,:,.. H T WE Z'z::wZ1?::1Xt:x 73'H'i."'Fff.fiZZ" Csvenofnlhaembly Opens M,,...s,,.,- Annual Drive For Funds 21"'1'12'L2':3?f::ZZZZZt',Z'?:1'2:', 'llollyley' QL a Left to nght, top to bottom Allan Anderson and Wmton Bnggs, John Cannon and Brad ford Canterbury, Wnlluam Davns and Robert Degler, Nncholas Demos and Wnllnam Ed wards, Wayne Foote and Rlchard Hartmann, Clark Heydon and Quentm Kraft Left to nght Arthur Renander Wnlllam Rosser and Wesley Vandervllet Stanley Brown Stapleton Ray Valeductonan Salutatonan CUM LAUDE ERHAPS no other orgamzatlon on campus IS valued so hlghly as the honor society Cum Laude The wearer of the Cum Laude pun may well hold has head hugh for he knows that he has attamed the heights of scholarship character and cltlzenshlp which the pm duly slgmfies Election to the Mount Hermon Cum Laude Chapter, of whlch Dr Rubendall ns the presldent and Mr LHom medleu secretary IS made from those seniors ln the upper tenth of the class who have mamtamed honor grades throughout their lunlor year and the first four marklng periods of the semor year As the boys puctured on thus page leave Mount Her mon and begun to engage In their separate pursuits, the significance of Cum Laude wlll become more and more apparent It as not lust a pm or an mltlatlon Cum Laude IS an experlence 46 "' " "' V , Q All L . t t. 14' L 351 A U ' Q J. t .s 9 ll by XA llll ll ai, .V ,i,LvfV , 'Q 3' ' l ' y I , as . it A C f B! . . . STUDENTS' COUNCIL HE Students' Council of Mount Hermon School is without a doubt the most respected student organization on campus. Election to serve among its ranks is a highly coveted honor, and rightly so, for here is a group which provides an in- valuable service to both school and students. Here is an elected body of twenty-five boys who respect, consider, and pass judgment upon the opinions and suggestions of their fellow stu- dents. lt is a group which because of self-experi- ence and contact with both students and faculty is able to face realistically the many problems which arise during the school year, and which through honest effort at all times strives to repre- sent the best interest of the student body The past year has been a testing period a time when a newly organized Students Council working under an entirely new school consti- tution, has had to fight oft severe criticism and carry on with the job of demonstrating that a large, widely representative council can work effectively and will work efifectively, if given but a partial opportunity .... Yes, throughout the school year, the Students' Council, inspired by the indomitable leadership of President Dale Conly, has gone about its work quietly and efficiently. No vociferous praise or thanks was ever asked, or for that matter ever given, yet a determination to bring to Mount Hermon School a student government of which it could be justly proud was present in the heart of every council member A precedent has been set it is for those who follow to improve by the light of time and experience irst row S der E Lnphear D Ahcraft R Mill r R Conly D President Golder K Cannon edon C Second row Leyden J Bergstrom P Midwood G Parker A Rkert Carver Murray J Third o Tilden J Glocker A Wright W Dr Rubendall Mr Burdick King P Briggs W I i . . , . . . . , . F' - Fly , 2 0 . .7 S . -1 ' 2 , -1 , -. ' 2 , -1 , J.: H Y , . - , .1 , .2 . .1 , .1 I , R.: . R.: . . ' I w- . .2 , .1 . .1 . : - 1 , .: . - DEBATING FORUM NDER the direction of its faculty advisor, Mr. Erickson, and the leadership of its president, Robert Ho, the Debating Forum has completed an active nine months of intramural and interscholastic debating. The organization staged several intramural debates during the fall term, and presented an assembly program in which President Ho and Robert Gile expressed their ideas on the topic, "Resolved That We Are Losing the Present Conflict With Soviet Communism." These debates helped club mem- bers gain valuable experience, which enabled them later in the year to compete with con- fidence against teams from Cushing, Deerfield, Williston and Northampton High School. Standing-Ho, R. First row- Zerbarini, C., Rich, T., Gite, R., Hoagland, R., Rhodes, W., Gor- don, B. Second row-Mr. Erick- son, Glockler, A., Eastburn, W., Cohen, E., Said, E., Renander, A. First row-Fischer, F., Morton, R., Kraft, Q., Foster, C., Ash- craft, R., Parker, W. Second row -Rosser, W., Bishop, C., Mr. Burdick, Holran, B., Cannon, JJ Heydon, C. STUDENT DEACONS HE outstanding group known as the Student Deacons and headed by the Rev. Mr. Whyte and Mr. Burdick, has done much in the spon- soring of church activities during the school year. Besides taking collection, scheduling prayers in daily chapel, and aiding in the Holy Com- munion Services, the Deacons have been active in outside projects. One of the most important of these was that of providing a Social Outlook Week for the entire school, featuring guest speakers and climaxing in a work project at a camp for underprivileged children. This group also represented Mount Hermon in several stu- dent religious conferences with other schools. OUTING CLUB HE l95l-'52 Outing Club played its usual important role in the life of the school. Em- bracing more than a fifth of the student body in its fold, the organization was able to branch out into numerous fields of endeavor and spon- sor many different activities. The success of the Outing Club was due largely to the splendid cooperation of all de- partments. Dr. Meany, the advisor, Ian Walker, president, Richard Thompson, vice-president, Richard Morton, secretary, and David Walker, treasurer-all gave generously of their time and energy to make the club as popular as it was. The club was divided into six interest groups in order to give the students a chance to devote more time to their particular hobbies. The divi- sion called for groups in hiking, mountain- climbing, nature study, riflery, skating, and ski- ing. The rifle club, new last year, accomplished a great deal towards making itself one of the most popular sections. With Mr. Compton acting as advisor, and Lee Sickler as leader, the club succeeded in completing a range and planned the way for actual shooting. Perhaps one of the most important events of the two semesters was the opening and the use of the South Hill ski tow. This has been a chief project of the Outing Club for the past three years. Besides generous contributions of time and labor by its members, the club donated more than a third of the funds necessary for its construction. This money was raised through the sale of programs and cokes and through other concessions at school activities such as football games and square dances. The tow is now under the supervision of the Athletic De- partment. In addition to these proiects the club was active also in the social life of the school. Dur- ing the winter it sponsored several skating parties with Northfield, and in the spring held its annual "cabin party," also a ioint affair. First row-Cayward, J., Anderson, R., Gonzalez, R., Kirk, D., Rich, T., Salisbury, R., Weyte, R., Winslow, R, Second row-Reeve, V., Howe, S., Arnold, J., Van Colt, G., Walker, D., Morton, R., Walker, l., Thomp- son, R., Dr. Meony, Gile, R., Gold, C., Halkyard, R., Varnum, F. Third row-Stokes, R., Burns, W., Droesch, R., Peyton, R., Boker, W., Baum, B., Griffith, J., Nichols, W., Wood, L., Pierce, E., Anderson, A., Eckel, K. Fourth row-Page, J., Hartmann, R., Brown, C., Turnbull, R., Lange, W., White, A., Parker, A., Muller, W., Stephens, N., Edwards, W., Parker, W. Fifth row-Sickler, L., Redman, P., Fitzgerald, M., McCabe, R., Hagerstrom, V., Stainton, D., Wadleigh, R., Philippi, P., Howlett, S., MacKinnon, R. BAND HE Mount Hermon Band, under the direction of Mr. Arch Swift, once again has played an active and significant part in the life of the school. Striking up with exciting marches, the result of tireless work, the group inspired tre- mendous spirit at football games during the tall. In the latter half-year the band was ree assembled to play a more serious type of music. The band proved its mastery of many difficult numbers in concerts given at both Northfield and Mount Hermon. Praise should be extended to Mr. Swift for his excellent directing, and to each band mem- ber for his cooperation throughout the year. ORCHESTRA HE Mount Hermon Orchestra again this year contributed much toward the musical program of the Northfield Schools. Familiar to most of us through John Brownlee's "twenty minutes to four" announcements in West Hall, the orchestra worked tirelessly from September to June prac- ticing every Tuesday evening at Hermon and every Wednesday afternoon with a similar group at Northfield. No small credit goes to Mr. Milton J. Aronson, under whose capable direc- tion the orchestra achieved such a high stand- ing. The concerts given during the month of February and the operetta Patience, in which the orchestra played such a large part, were both received with deep satisfaction. First raw-Higgins, R., Dean, B., Pattison, R., Laughlin, R., Harris, R., Foote, W., Wood, L. Second row-Fisher, H., Case, G., Pincu, T., Sewell, R., Northrup, T., Cogswell, C., Mr. Swift. Third row-Olsen, B., Foster, C., Keith, J., Brownlee, J., Davis, W., Baker, N. First row-Freeman, D., Flory, E., Eckel, K., Goodchild, R., Westfall, D., Rice, F., Fox, E. Second raw7Pincu, T., Bev- eridge, T., Dean, B., Brownlee, J., Davis, W., Fenger, F., Kreye, Kidder, G., Hunter, D., Stain- ton, D., Waters, S., Foote, W. G. Third row-Angelides, A., First row-Freeman, D., Klecak, R., MacKenzie, D., Roberts, R., Blake, C., Anderson, R., Lawlah, J., Owen, P., Rowley, S., Leyden, J., Howe, S. Second row-Beveridge, T., Gibson, W., Osborne, C., Fox, E., Pincu, T., Blotchford, C., Fisher, H., Burns, W., Bishop, W., Halkyord, R., Polzer, A. Third row-Wake- man, A., Pratt, R., Wells, J., Cogswell, C., McKean, G., Wrogg, D., Hartman, D., Golder, K., Lindtors, K., 1 Jensen, J., Goodchild, R., Stokes, R., Pattison, R., Poole, L. Fourth row-Burgess, W., White, W., Pierce, E., Smith, J., Eckel, K., Boyle, R., Rosser, W., Vedeler, D., Lloyd, D., Russell, W., Moffett, D., Engvoll 1 R., Judson, A., Clements, J., Hasbrouck, E., Foster, C. Fifth row-Davis, R., Longe, W., Cook, W., Ahl- berg, R., Baker, W., Philippi, P., Robinson, J., Moclvor, C., Turnbull, R., Briggs, W., Broad, R., Smith M., White, K., Goodwin, W., Thomsen, W., Foote, W., Spearel, R. Sixth row-Curtis, M., Cutting, P., Robb, G., Weist, C., Brownlee, J., White, A., Waters, S., McDaniel, R., Stainton, D., Leete, R., Hunter, D.' f Backus, C., Holmes, W., Bissell, G., MacKinnon, R. CHOIR N the very first Sunday in September the student body was impressed by the work of the Mount Hermon Choir. Since then it has grown to realize that the work of this particu- larly capable musical organization has been made possible only through the tireless efforts of Mr. Albert Raymond, director, and Mr. Carle- ton L'Hommedieu, organist. This year over one hundred boys participated in choir activities. The group was divided into two equal parts, A and B, which alternated throughout the year at the regular Sunday morning services. A Capella Choir, consisting of forty outstanding choral voices, took over the duties on special occasions. After long consideration, Mr. Raymond chose the following boys to be members of the Triple Quartet: Charles Cogswell, Kenneth Golder and Judson Wells, first tenors, Charles Bushong, Paul King and Gordon McKeon, second tenors, James Jensen, Kenneth Lindfors and Boris Oblesow, first basses, David Hartman, Arnold Warren and Dodd Wrogg, second basses. A short time before Christmas Paul King was elected president of the choir. Judson Wells carried out the duties of choir secretary for the entire year. On December 9, the combined choirs of the Northfield Schools presented in magnificent style the traditional Christmas Vesper Services at both Northfield and Mount Hermon. The beautifully blended student voices, singing carols from many different lands, proved to be so effective that the service was transcribed by station WPJB of Providence and sent over the airwaves on Christmas Eve. It is doubtful that any witness will ever forget the unusual program of sacred music presented by the combined Northfield Schools in the audi- torium on May 4. This presentation, the annual Sacred Concert, followed the basic plan of the Church Calendar from Christmas to Easter, and was climaxed by the tremendously inspired sing- ing of 'tTurn Back O Man" by one thousand young people. First row-McAtee, L., Solms, C., Blake, C., Klecak, R., Bublik, A., Wells, J., Fisher, H., Rowley, S., Leyden, J., Johnson, W. Second row-Friend, W., Degler, R., Farnham, H., Case, G., Northrup, T., Ritchey, J., Pratt, R., Poole, L., Goldsmith, W., Doolittle, N., Rand, M., Brooks, B. Third row-Palzer, A., Howe, S., Hagen, P., Koster, W., Jansky, D, Owen, W., McClure, H., Mr. Raymond, Cogswell, C., Roy, S., Beavins, R., Hoagland, R., Coates, D., Davis, R., Spencer, J. Fourth row-Wingett, P., Wragg, D., Parker, A., Fischer, F., White, W., Shafer, T., Savage, R., Said, E., Vedeler, D., Lloyd, D., Speorel, R., Eckel, K., Smith, M., Clements, J., Halkyard, R., Droesch, R., Groth, J. Fifth row-Parker, W., Good- Iitle, J., Campos, L., Foote, W., Holton, R., Lindtors, K., Baker, W., Sickler, L., Curtis, M., Broad, R., Turnbull, R., Briggs, W., Munroe, P., Philippi, P., Hatch, P., Jensen, J., Bissell, G., Hiller, D. Sixth row- Burns, W., Kumm, F., Main, F., Storms, F., Sharp, R., Robb, G., Waters, S., Hartman, D., McDaniel, R., McKeon, G., Backus, C., Henderson, R., Dodge, W., Lloyd, R., Howlett, S., MacKinnon, R., Kane, K. GLEE CLUB ROM Social Hall, echoing across campus each Monday night, comes the sound of music. The singing of one hundred enthusiastic boys, under the direction of Mr. Albert Ray- mond, fills the air. This popular activity is none other than the Mount Hermon Glee Club. After several months' preparation the T951- '52 glee club made its first appearance on February 2 at the Northfield School for Girls. The program consisted of four numbers by the entire club and two by the Triple Quartet, a group of twelve boys chosen to render special selections and to give several off-campus pro- grams of their own during the year. Three weeks later this performance was repeated in an assembly presentation at Mount Hermon. On both occasions the club was received in a very enthusiastic manner. To the Northfield Schools Choral Director, Mr. Albert Raymond, and to Mr. Carleton L'Hom- medieu, head of the Mount Hermon Music Department, must go deep praise for being in- strumental in promoting inter-school relationship through the first "'Festival of Music," held in the Northfield auditorium on March 8. "Brothers Sing On" was the adopted theme as the glee clubs from Kimball Union, Vermont, and Willis- ton Academies joined with Mount Hermon in presenting a stirring musical program, slated, because of its success, to become an annual affair in the life of each school. The final glee club project was the com- mencement week-end production, with the Northfield School for Girls, of the Gilbert and Sullivan operetta Patience. The maiority of the club participated as an off-stage chorus, while certain boys served as principals and stage- chorus members. Charles Bushong, David Hart- man, Paul King, Boris Oblesow and Lee Poole filled the lead roles in such remarkable fashion that praise became the only comment of the people fortunate enough to see the production. "lt's been a good sing, fellows." HERMON KNIGHTS HE Hermon Knights, a group of eight boys with a flair for music and a willingness to engage in hard work, have completed a busy year of entertainment. The dance band played a schedule, which included many Northfield house parties, class parties, and the Gateway dance. Efficiently guided by Mr. Snow and directed by student leader, William Davis, the organiza' tion made a decided hit during the first term. Then, later in the year, using money donated by the various classes, the band was able to im- prove still more and to meet the request for more popular music. The Knights must be praised for their finished work. FRENCH CLUB HE joint Northfield-Mount Hermon French Club is unique in being the only extra-cur- ricular group which relies upon academic work for its basis. The two-fold purpose of the organ- ization is to provide a chance to learn French through actual conversation, and to afford an opportunity for becoming better acquainted with French life and customs than classroom time permits. Meetings are held bi-weekly on Friday evenings and alternate between the two schools. Sincere thanks go to Mr. McVeigh and Miss Taylor of Mount Hermon, and to Miss Reynolds and Miss Liniger of Northfield, whose interest and effort have made the sixth year of existence possible for the French Club. First row-Leete, R., Wood, L., Keith, J., Hatch, P. Second row -Peyton, R., Harris, R., Davis, W., Roberts, J., Laughlin, R., Mr. Snow. l Seated on floor-Osborne, C.: George, R., Braylon, J., Angeli- des, A., Zabriskie, A., Young, L., Kraft, Q., Brown, S. Sitting- Miss Reynolds, Michelini, J., Inman, S., Nygard, M., Whil- ney, G., Neumeister, J., Finch, J., Miss Taylor. Standing- ., Goodwin, W., Briggs, W., Miss Liniger, Miss Ellison, Mr. Mc- Veigh. First row-Hsu, J., Wright, W., Mr. Mirtz, Oblesow, B., Ho, R., Burgess, D., Bublik, A. Second row-MacKenzie, D., Proelss, M., Glockler, A., Roy, S., Gor- don, B., Parker, J., Zerborini, C. Third row-Cayward, J., Said, E., Lee, C., Beers, R., Steele, W., Storms, F., Reeve, V. First row-Millett, W., Good- child, R., King, P., Hausamann, E., Prindle, R., Rizzo, R. Second row-Owen, P., Spencer, J., Johnson, K., Foster, F., Dixon, R., Eldred, L. Third row-Sewell, R., Hull, W., McCabe, R., Kumm, F. INTERNATIONAL CLUB N every other Sunday since last September an interested group of students has met in the green room of Social Hall to discuss infor- mally and debate international and national topics. This organization, composed of boys from many nations and named the International Club, gathered to inform one another of their native customs and habits in order to gain a better understanding of foreign problems and attitudes. Led by Boris Oblesow and advised by Mr. Mirtz, this group has completed a full program. This included informative visits to various P. T. A. meetings and Rotary Clubs in the area, and an interesting assembly program here at school. I CAMERA CLUB HE Mount Hermon Camera Club, under the leadership of Paul King and faculty advisor, Mr. Dean Stevens, has successfully finished a busy year of campus photography. With the help of an alumni contribution of two hundred dollars worth of darkroom equipment, interest in the club was increased, and much practical work accomplished. Meetings, held on Friday nights, were enriched by demonstrations and movies which combined to increase knowledge of darkroom technique and technical operations. The group also sponsored a pictorial library exhibit and photograph contest, which enabled outsiders to see and appreciate some of the artistic accomplishments of club members. HERMON PLAYERS HIS year proved to be an important one in the history of the Hermon Players. Their successful escapades began with the production of My Sister Eileen on December 7 and 8. The play cast twenty-seven performers, including members of Northfield's Senior dra- matics club, Tau Pi. Chosen for the leads were Mary Thirlkeld as Eileen Sherwood, and Dawn Selin as her sister Ruth, while Boris Oblesow portrayed the part of Mr. Appopolus, a Greek landlord. Strong support was supplied by Winnie Bogardus, Barbara Haun, Margaret Shreve, Jean Souter, Robert Carver, Robert Gile, Conrad Osborne, Richard Spearel, David Stainton and Arnold Warren. Using this talented material, faculty advisors Miss Genevieve Dennison of Northfield and Mr. William Morrow of Mount Hermon provided their audiences with a comedy based on the hilarious experiences of two sisters sharing an ever-eventful Greenwich Village apartment. One who deserves a great deal of credit for the success of this production is Mr. John Williams, who directed the building of the sets. Among the students who worked off stage and enabled the three-act play to go so smoothly were William Mather, Robert Degler, Bert Haskins, Wayne Parker and William Rosser. These boys were responsible for such essentials as lighting, setting, make-up and tickets. The coordination of this work in addition to that of talented acting and excellent directing pro- duced a variety of entertainment much appre- ciated by its audiences. ln the second half of their season the Hermon Players combined with Northfield's Junior dra- matics association, Tri U, to produce a form of psychological drama entitled Double Door. Pre- sented on February 29 and March l, the mystery featured Carol Blomquist, Hillery Hall, Mariorie Lamb and Arnold Warren, with Robert Halkyard and Conrad Osborne in the support- ing roles. Illness prevented Wayne Foote from carrying out his part as a supporting character. Once again the stage crew did admirably in building both the Northfield and the Hermon sets. The play was presented under the excel- lent direction of Miss Jean Cummings and Mr. William Morrow. First row-Blake, C., Warren, A., Oblesow, B., Carver, R., Walker, D., Gile, R., Foote, W. Second row-Pincu, T., Stephens, N., Vedeler, D., Savage, R., Redding, C., Anderson, A., Degler, R, Third row- Demos, N., Sharp, R., McCabe, R., Brown, C., Rasser, W., Boyle, R. rrst row Rich T Holran B Thompson R Demos N Williams P Rizzo R Fitzgerald M Weyte Second row Relchenberg D Pincu T Boyle R Droesch R Baker W Foster C Heydon C Hagen P Palzer A Antomou D Third row Vander Veer G Brown C Sharp R Murray D Dodge W Walker D Foote W Davis R Woodring C HERMONITE HE Hermonite is a paper of which Mount Hermon can be lustly proud Winner of a Contest in l95l and currently one of New Eng lands outstanding preparatory school publica tions it is planned and written entirely y students under the willing and able guidance of Mr John Williams Uncensored by the faculty completely self supporting and superbly printed it truly deserves the many honors which have been conferred upon it both during the current year and in the past Among the new features of l95l i952 are a wide varnety of type styles three column wide cuts on the front page and a merger with the Press Club renamed the Press Release Board This group under the direction of Mr David Jewell and William Mather has faithfully throughout the year sent sports news to inter ested papers and reports of varsity letter win ners to hometown lournals In the fall the Hermomte began with a small inexperienced board and editor Paul Williams and associate editor Nick Demos were forced to do an overwhelming share of the work By creased to twice its original size and the task of assembling and publishing the paper became established on a more cooperative basis Never theless it is impossible to describe adequately the value of Paul Williams contribution Work overflowing from crowded days into sleepless nights during the week before the release of each Issue has been the rule rather than the exception A large measure of credit is due also to associate editor Nick Demos circulation man ager Richard Thompson and other members of the business board to Clark Heydon Bruce Holran Phil Patrick Ralph Wadleigh and others on the news board to Windsor Baker Charles Foster Gerritt Vander Veer and the fellow members of the sports board and to Ray Rizzo whose excellent photography has made the l952 Hermonite complete F' - ' , -1 , .1 , -1 , -1 ' ' , -: ' , 4: ' , -2 , R- - , -: ' , -1 , -1 , -1 f -: , -: , -1 . -: , -: ' , . 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' , : ' , , , . 56 GATEWAY BOARD ACH year the members of the Senior Class are faced with the sernous task of accepting added responsibility In relation not only to studies the work hour and athletics but also to extra cur racular actlvutles In reference to the last category one responslbnluty which year after year proves to be a most valuable experience for the small group of boys who are wrllmg to accept It IS the challenge of creating through combined abullty a yearbook worthy of the school and of the class It must represent The Gateway Board of 1952 a group of fifteen seniors only too willing to give up what precious free time they had has met this challenge squarely Undertaking the lab of producmg a yearbook IS a commitment to hard work and to numerous setbacks this the board has found to be true yet It discovered that the trouble encountered was firmly counterbalanced by the weight of faculty experience To Gateway advisor, Mr John Baldwin and to Gateway copy reader Mr Louts Smith go the warmest thanks for mvaluable guidance and for long unselfishly devoted hours of time Very little wlll ever be known about the Inner workings of the Gateway staff but here speclal recognition must be given to those boys who have made possible the very existence of this annual Clark Heydon and John Cannon deserve boundless credit for their excellent handling of Gateway finances The contributions of Ray field of art can truly never be estlmated Outstanding coverage of each athletic team IS the result of determined work by the co sports edltors Bruce Holran and Quentin Kraft Staff writers Windsor Baker Stanley Brown Nicholas Demos Richard Morton Wesley Vandervluet Ralph Wadlelgh Paul Wllluams and Erlc Wmdus con tributed tmmeasurably toward an ultimate result the l952 Gate way, a product of combined ablllty whlch ut vs hoped IS worthy of Mount Hermon School and of the graduatmg class Left to right top to bottom Mr John Baldwin Advisor and Kenneth Golder Editor Clark Heydon and John Cannon Co Business Managers Raymond Rizzo Photography Edntor and David Staunton Art Edntor Bruce Holran and Quentin Kraft Co Sports Editors Wrnsor Baker and Stanley Brown Stuff Writers Nicholas Demos and Rnrhqrd Morton Staff Writers Wesley Vandervlnet and Ralph Wadlelgh Staff Writers Paul Wrllrams and Eric Wmdus Staff Writers 57 I I I - - ' I I , . I . . . , , . I I mond Rizzo in the field of photography, and David Stainton in the I ' I I I . I D I I I ' I -QQ ffxq QQ? X X501 !X'4yj!X HR N ATHL L A xx fL9k,'fQfl? Eiy X- 3 JN fx.,- X Q Gm ,ag Q1 N N - LN fix ' li fs Mt f 1 X X 6 P1 ip gkfyj . f S, 'fy k I Xxlu IQX gg' W QQ U EH 5 - -Saga ""' J.. -I xr! ,-Q Fi QXNL N5 I X ffgff-'Q -f X- M-bf if Z,-. X -62 ! -Z XR Nh i,Au X x cgi fj- X u x 1 y A . X L W X XX 1 Jjgik! f T gif Xi Q 'M xr 5293 12 V ODD, XX ,152 X C-NX IQ gx six f 'QA mf 2123 qw Q TICS U Wm, ,L Q U X cX5u- ' Q9 ix Q! f , X 9' First row-Mr. Waterman lTrainerl, Scruton, K., Mr. Westin lCoachl, Walker, I., Philippi, P., Eckel, K., Brown, M., Fivaz, W., Bishop, W. lCapt.l, Fiske, D., Murray, J., Morrissey, J., Robinson, J., Holmes, W., Leyden, J. lMgr.l. Second row-Holran, B. lMgr.l, Engvall, R., Allen, E., Bennett, D., Baker, W., Fitzgerald, M., Johnson, B., Chatman, D., White, G., Miller, R., Wadleigh, R., Mr. Rineer lCoachl, Mr. Stearns lCoachl. Third row-Ashcraft, R., Eastman, L., Burke, R., Stiles, E., George, R., Weist, C., Huckabee, N., Gile, R., Rosser, W., Sahorceski, M., Lanphear, D., Moorehouse, F. FDOTBALL I 71+ ,L ? 'z l 'J K X QNX 4 4 X 5 X gg X Y U ELL done" is a familiar expression on campus. Truly, this is appropriate in congratulating the l95l football team. Although the outlook was not exceptionally bright early in the season, the members of the squad, never- theless, were determined to win and, accord- ingly, worked hard, displaying the highest degree of spirit every day. Under the expert and reliable coaching of Messrs. Rineer, Westin and Stearns the team developed into a smoothly operating machine which surpassed all others in production. Mount Hermon should indeed be proud of her undefeated football squad, whose record has been equaled by only one other team in the history of Mount Hermon football. An outstanding feature of this year's team was the strength and depth exhibited in each position. At all times every member could be counted on for an excellent performance. The offense was again this year based upon the "winged-T" formation, although other variations of this formation were also employed. The center of the powerful attack was Bill Bishop, fullback and captain. Bill, a veteran of two seasons, plunged and drove through both tackles for a total of 583 yards, an average of 6.3 yards a carry, and seven touchdowns. ' In His quickness afoot and his gliding grace con- tributed much to the color of each game. Bill Fivaz, working with Hermon plays for the first time, contributed a praiseworthy performance in quarterbacking the eleven. lt was not unusual to see opponents tackling the wrong man be- cause of the deception Bill mastered at his position. An extremely dangerous ball carrier in the secondary, Don Chatman disregarded his lack of experience early in the year and devel- oped into a highly coordinated and useful back. At the opposite half-back post Pete Philippi was responsible for the yardage compiled on sweeping reverses. While one mentions the backfield, one should award Bill Holmes much praise. After Bishop received a pre-season iniury Holmes grasped the fullback duties and proceeded to carry them out with remarkable success. It has been said a backfield can not function without a forward line. Realizing early in the season that the line was not strong, faith- fully day after day the linemen worked to improve their play. With such consistency were the opposing teams forced to relinquish the ball that Hermon controlled the offense during an estimated three-fourths of the playing time. OFfensiveIy the line consisted of Huckabee, Brown, Fitzgerald, Fiske, Eckel, Robinson and Morrissey. The defense this year was a team in itself. lts members worked together, stopping the opposing forces with complicated formations at the line of scrimmage. The defensive platoon consisted of Walker, Brown, Miller, White, Fiske and Rosser. Backing the line were Saharceski, Ashcraft, Allen and Philippi, all of whom con- tinually broke up potential running and passing plays. With such effectiveness did the defense halt the opposing offense that Hermon's oppo- nents were able to score only Al points, while our team tallied 2l3. The season opened impressively as the Rineermen posted a 25-7 victory against Cush- ing at Ashburnham. Mike Saharceski climaxed a 50-yard drive in the opening period with a score, but Cushing, not disheartened, bounced back and took the lead at 7-6. Saharceski once again found green grass and scored with only a few minutes remaining in the first half, but the extra point for the second time failed to materialize. Midway in the third period Bill Holmes plunged successfully to pay dirt, fol- lowed by Bill Fivaz's end-over-end drop kick to bolster the Hermon lead to i9-7. Bob Ashcraft accounted for the final six points by way of a quarterback sneak. "To Hermon with revenge" was Williston's motto on October i3 as she sought to retaliate for the Maroon victory of the previous year. Good fortune, however, was not to be hers, for Hermon swept to a 28-7 conquest. Unmolested 5351.7 is by the Wllllston defense Hermon scored twice during the first half Bull Blshop broke loose for the lnltlal tally followed by a Frvaz to Morrissey pass play The half ended with the Blue and Gold perched on the Hermon one foot Ime Erme Allen opened matters In the third period as he sprinted 20 yards on a reverse to score Then an the final stages of the fourth period Chatman s 30 yard run made It possible for Bull Holmes to cross Into the end zone from the five Moffett was successful In his four conversion attempts Wllllston s lone tally ended the game On the following Saturday the team opposed Its strongest foe Forced to come from behind the Hllltoppers made It three straight smklng the Springfield College Freshmen 207 After a see saw first quarter Springfield silenced the Hermon stands when a back broke loose ran 60 yards, and gave the Yearllngs a 70 lead Bishop, undaunted, led hrs forces back as Saharceskl scored from the eight The extra point failed to materialize Playing like a re freshed ball club after the mtermrsslon, the Maroon dominated the action throughout the second half She saw her chance rn the third perlod and cashed rn on a mayor Springfield penalty for srx polnts on Bob Ashcraft's quarter back sneak Repeated Springfield penalties and Q tak?-B-hvxtgfzw ,RTK sf -fx H "" tina gif! a pass interception spelled Hermon s third touch down Don Chatman scoring and Moffett agam converting Out to nulllfy two previous Choate vlctones which had marred undefeated seasons Hermon exhibited no leniency towards the Connecticut eleven The final gun exploded a sensational 34 7 triumph for Coach Rmeer and squad Real lzlng Choate s pass defense to be weak after a first period 7 7 tue Bull Flvaz opened a strong passing attack A 27 yard and a 25 yard pass to Moffett and Morrissey respectively with Mor rlssey scoring on hrs enabled the home eleven to enloy a I3 7 half time lead A thlrd period Flvaz to Morrissey pass and Moffett s extra point opened the gates to the fourth quarter and two more Maroon scores Flvaz cllmaxed his own passing attack by scorang from the three and Moffett booted the extra point In the final seconds the deception was so perfectly executed on a pass play that Ernie Allen stood alone In the end zone to collect the final slx points On November 3 the Maroon won her fifth game at the expense of a helpless Kimball Unron Academy team The score was 38 0 Un favorable weather conditions ram, sleet, snow and cold forced Bishop and Company to shun .- ,V H 1 f ,ay ,E ..,f,,,, I LL. - . , - J. 1 wr, T. .' ,zzf W yA'1f?'Mir 54 nv, 1 .- .- My fy, 4 - ,Ar ,,,,.y. 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' I passlng Nevertheless the backs overcame the almost Impossible Playing conditions to gain surprising yardage Halted un the first period Hermon seized a l2O half time lead touch downs scored by Bishop and Fuvaz Pete Philipp: scored on a l6 yard weaksude play to begin the thlrd perlcd followed closely by Bishops second sux pointer With a comfortable 250 lead at the start of the final 12 minutes Don Chatman and Bob Burke added Insult to lngury breaking away for runs of 4l and 70 yards respectively At Vermont Academy one week later Her mon excelled rn every meaning of the word Alert heads up football made possible this Impressive victory Sharp blocking enabled the backfield men to sprint freely downfield Re peated Vermont fumbles were quickly recovered Two points vla a safety and Flvaz s touchdown nn the second period stunned the Orange and Black A blocked kick and clever running by Philipp: on reverse plays broke the trail for Bishop and Flvaz to score In the third period A menace to the home forces Bishop later sliced over right tackle for his second T D Philipp: s 75 yard launt In the closing minutes touched off a Flvaz to Morrissey touchdown pass The final score Hermon 38 Vermont 0 In an alr of suspense well over 2 OOO per sons filled the bleachers for the traditional Hermon Deerfield game on November I7 A series of hard runs nn the opening offensive drive sent Bull Flvaz across the goal lme on a quarterback sneak Bishops noteworthy running resulted In sux more points on a 25 yard gallop at the beginning of the second quarter Minutes later Deerfield recovered a fumbled Hermon lateral and capitalized on the break by scoring The next time the offense took over Flvazs passing was excellent and following two runs his throw to Morrissey reached the end zone Bob Ashcrafts Interception of a Green pass on the opening play of the second half put the ball on Deerfield s twelve Bishop plunged over on the following play this plunge glvlng Her mon a 276 lead After stopping a potential Deerfield drive the Maroon backfield proved too powerful for the Green defense and Flvaz scored Deerfield s versatile back Captain Dex ter Lewis displayed a sensational one man touchdown The fourth period proved unsuc cessful for both sides The final whistle gave Hermon a 33 I3 victory and brought to an end a dramatic undefeated season one of which the Class of i952 can be extremely proud ' I I 1 1 ' 1 I ' , , - I I I , . . 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V A ' , T Q 'Sf ' y cw- Q ,. 63 4-5 Q1 rq QJ ll VE never played on a team with more spmt The words of Dale Conly captaln of the l95l Hermon soccer squad Indeed this drlvlng splrlt combined under the capable coaching of Mr Wyman with efficient team work was the key to success In a soccer season packed with thrllls and upsets-and a cllmactlc wln over Deerfield The starting polnt for the wlnnmg season was a 5 l victory over the Springfield College Freshmen on October 6 Despite the fact that the Hermon men had to play defensive ball early In the game they procured a half time lead of 2 l on successive goals by Conly and Lmdfors ln the second half Bruce Baum s effec agam by Conly and Llndfors to glve the team an easy vlctory to start the season The lack of three key players Lee Oblesow and Wlcks proved unfortunate ln the Nichols Junior College game October IO won by Nichols 5 2 Because of the weakened defense Hermon s opponents scored two nn the first half and three In the second whlle the Maroon In her counter attack could chalk up only two scores one off the head of Al Payne and the other on a third period boot by Alan Parker Again fortified by the three absentees of the Nichols game the Wy men a week later com pletely bewildered the Wllllams Frosh for three periods Conly scored twlce In the first period and Baum dad the same In the thlrd so at the beglnnmg of the fourth quarter Hermon had rolled up a 40 lead However the Williams team In one quarter tled the Maroon lead achieved In three periods but this last dutch stand was not enough for Captain Conly saved SOCCER rf? 0 Q, vs C 1 I 1 X.: l . .l ,, . T I I i tive penalty kick combined with two more tallies, 64 his team with his third score of the afternoon. Herman had its second victory in three tries. lnitiating Hermon's day of conquest against Choate athletic teams, the Herman soccer men booted Choate from the unbeaten ranks on October 27, in the only morning game of the year. During a few minutes of poor play in the first period the Hermonites were saved from sudden disaster by sensational defensive play, before the half was over, Lindfors had scored on a pass from Conly, and Payne's goal made the score 2-0. ln a rough second half, Baum tallied Hermon's last point, and Choate her one and only-thus a victorious Herman soccer team in the afternoon watched the Maroon football and cross-country teams complete the overthrow of Choate supremacy. Just two weeks later a strong undefeated Williston team brought the Hermonites back to earth with a heartbreaking 2-l double-overtime loss. At the half the score stood O-O, but in the third quarter Conly scored and in the fourth Williston evened the count on a penalty kick, sending the contest into overtime. Playing under the severest pressure, both teams failed to score quickly, but in the second overtime Williston won the game. In a rebound from defeat the Maroon took the measure of Wilbraham on November l4. Playing in disagreeable mud and foul weather, the two teams ended the third period in a l-l deadlock. Payne had scared for Herman. Early in the final stanza, however, Wilbraham pulled out in front 2-l. Thus it remained until, with but three minutes to play, Boris Oblesow sent the tying point soaring into the net. Shortly after Payne scored his second goal of the afternoon, and ten seconds later Lindfors secured Hermon's victory with the final goal of the game, this making the score 4-2. The Herman soccer squad had played some remarkable games during its season, but on November 20, a stunning 2-l win over Deerfield overshadowed any previous performance and climaxed the season. lt was only fitting that Captain Conly should scare both goals, one in the second quarter on a pass from Wicks and the other, a head shot, in the fourth period on a pass from Lindfors. This Maroon victory, the first one at Deerfield in the history of Herman soccer, supplemented similar football and cross- country triumphs to make an almost perfect record in fall athletics. ln concluding one should remember that the soccer success was due almost entirely to spirit and teamwork, not only of the scorers, Captain Conly, Baum, Lindfors, Oblesow, A. Parker and Payne, but also and equally of the defensive and supporting players: Broad, Burgess, Bus- hong, Cook, Golder, Lee, W. Parker, Spangen- berg and Wicks. The fighting spirit of these boys carried the team to a season of success. Front row--Lee, C., Parker, W., Wicks, D., Parker, A., Bushong, S., Conly, D. lCapt.l, Baum, B., Broad, R., Cook, W., Oblesow, B. Back raw-Mr. Wyman lCoachi, Golder, K., Payne, A., Lindfors, K., Burgess, D., Keith, J., Spangenberg, J., Hartman, D., Smith, J. fMgr.l, H ' -' ' '- .' - t- "1 'Q'-w - t f ' " t '.- J -in , ' - ' - XVI , "L , ANC ":3".'Yl xx?"-T wt-1-,exe ' v"' ' ,5 'V 1, .1 P- ' A av- a s ,eq q kqf rtq P , Q - .Ji by I ,.x.fj.fb.v'gL,:' 2 .H , . , . . . .. -Q-s 'DI Front VOW-Sifklef, L-1 Dixon. R.: Thvmpson, R. lCapt.l, Cannon, J., Walker, D. Back row-Mr.McVeigh lcocfllli Kcllf W- lM9'-lr Gcnzalel, R.: Wragg, D., Stainton, D., Kane, K., Newton, A., Turnbull, R. lMgr.l. i ii -X, L1 jilflf NDER the capable leadership of Captain Dick Thompson and the excellent coaching of Mr. McVeigh, the 1951 cross-country team completed a spectacular season by winning the New England lnterscholastic Cross-Country Meet. It had been victorious in all six of its regularly scheduled dual meets. The season opened on the home course Octo- ber 6, with a perfect 115-A01 win over the Springfield College Freshmen. The first five places were clinched by Dixon, Cannon, Gon- zalez, Thompson and Walker. The following Wednesday the harriers traveled to Nichols Junior College where again they won by a per- fect score with Dixon, Cannon, Thompson, Walker and Gonzalez taking the first five places in that order. The home meet on October 24, with Deerfield, added the third link in the grow- ing chain of victories. Hermon's Dixon, Cannon, CROSS COUNTRY Thompson and Walker finished ahead of Deer- field's first man for a 17-38 triumph. Three days later the visiting Choate team proved no match for the now experienced Hermon runners. Again Dixon, Cannon, Thompson and Walker ac- counted for the first four places and a score of 16-39. On November 3 Mount Hermon was host to teams from eight different schools competing in the lnterscholastics. Owing to extremely un- favorable weather conditions the meet was run over an improvised course covering 2.5 miles of macadam road. Again standing out far above her opponents, Hermon took first place as Cap- tain Thompson, Dixon and Cannon led the field in that order. The harriers won a decisive vic- tory on November 8, against the William Col- lege Frosh by a perfect score l15-1101. Dixon, Cannon, Thompson, Newton and Wragg took the first five places. On November 15, the final challenge to a thus-far-undefeated season was successfully repelled as the Maroon defeated Stockbridge 20-41, Dixon winning first place. Late November found the cross-country men in prime condition as Captain Thompson, Dodd, Wragg and Bill Lange won the first three places in the annual 4.5 mile Bemis Pie Race. Loaded with talent and burst with spirit, the 1951 cross-country team just never said "die," A glorious undefeated season resulted. - fl' "'? ' u, 7 .- . 1 3 fx. 2 , -5 fi , Q I as ?gZ 1 Ll ESPITE their spirited efforts, the varsity swim- mers, captained by Bill Wright and compe- tently coached by Messrs. Bauer, Jewell, and Whyte, finished the season unsuccessfully. The team's record stands at no wins and seven losses. On January l9, the swimmers lost their initial meet to Worcester Academy, 45-30. Outstand- ing for the visiting Hermonites were Earley, who won the 200 yard freestyle, and Epler, who won the l00 yard backstroke. The Mermen were de- feated again iust a week later in the Northfield pool by the Springfield College Freshmen, 42-24. The freestyle relay combination of Maclvor, Gil- lespie, Murray, and Wright proved the only Hermon entry with enough strength to capture a first place. SWIMMING A strong Williston squad drowned the Maroon, 42-24, at Northfield on February 6. Captain Wright turned in a creditable performance by taking second place in both the 40 and lOO yard freestyle races. At Amherst on February 9, Hermon suffered a loss to the Freshmen, 44-30. Regardless of defeat, however, the Maroon showed signs of great improvement by taking first place in the medley and freestyle relays, and in the difficult diving competition. A second defeat at the hands of Williston was endured on Saturday, February l6. Captain Wright won first place honors in the individual medley, but the Hermonites, nevertheless, lost to their hosts by a wide margin, 50-25. The team next traveled to Hartford where on Feb- ruary 20, it competed against the Trinity Fresh- men. Hope of victory was high after the Maroon won the freestyle and medley relays, but Trinity emerged victorious, 39-36. Deerfield thoroughly trounced the Hermon plungers on February 27, by a score of 50-25. Four days later the season came to a close when the varsity swimming team attended the Trinity lnterscholastics and placed eighth among the New England Preparatory Schools. First row-Droesch, R. lMgr.J, Halkyard, R., Fischer, F., Earley, B., Burns, W., Williams, P., Maclvor, C., Lehman, C., Dixon, R., Palzer, A. Second row-Mr. Jewell lCoachi, Mr. Bauer lC0achi, Said, E., Baker, W., Epler, C., Wright, W. lCaptainl, Stiles, H., MacKinnon, R., Hasbrouck, E., Murray, D., Warwick, T., Mr. Whyte lCoachl. i i ' , 6 .47 i.it-f.5l,lilQ- Qllilx gli .l 3112. ' X.. HROUGH achieving the most brilliant record in recent years, the basketball team is worthy of boundless praise. Captained by Ernie Allen, the squad took advantage of its superior height in defeating twelve of its sixteen opponents, many by exceptionally wide margins. This unit of well-balanced, well-coached players, under the experienced tutelage of Mr. Burdick, proved ceaseless fight and endless spirit to be the two- fold key to success. Recognition of the team's success came at the end of the season in the form of an invitation to play in the New England Preparatory School Tournament. ln the quarter-finals held at Deer- field Academy on March l2, Hermon faced a BASKETBALL small, yet highy talented Monson quintet. After a close opening period in which Hermon took a T2-8 lead, Monson outclassed the Hermonites by passing well, recovering numerous loose balls, and hitting for a highly accurate shooting per- centage. The result was that Monson sped to a 33-l8 half-time lead, maintained it to win the game, and thus eliminated Mount Hermon from the tournament. The regular season opened on January l6, at Cushing, as the home club set back the Ma- roon, 58-54. Behind by sixteen points at the beginning of the fourth quarter, Hermon rallied to tie the game, only to lose in the final seconds. However, three days later at Meriden, New Hampshire, the team earned its initial victory as it swamped Kimball Union Academy, 76-39. Allen led the victors with nineteen points. Forced to cancel a game at Choate owing to illness in both schools, the squad made its home debut January 26 by trouncing Vermont Acad- emy, 73-5l. After sweeping to a 26-6 first-period lead, Hermon widened the margin and coasted to an easy triumph. McDaniel scored nineteen markers. On the next outing, just four days later, the Maroon five held an inexperienced Wilbra- ham team at their mercy, routing the visitors, 64-38. First row-Bennett, D., McDaniel, R., Allen, E. lCaptainl, Fivaz, W., Conly, D., Morrissey, J. Second row-Thomsen, W. lMgr.l, lvers, D., Moffett, D., Mr. Burdick lCoachl, Hartman, D., Payne, A., Varnum, F. lMgr.l. On February 2, the Hermonites unquestion- ably played their outstanding game as they routed a strong Deerfield five, 53-24, at Deer- field. They dominated both boards and produced an unbeatable shooting percentage. Scoring honors went to Fivaz with eighteen. In the traditional February 5, Founder's Day, contest with Kimball Union, the hoopsters found little trouble in trampling the upstaters, 6l-25. At Williston, however, on the following day, the quintet suffered its second defeat in a breath- taking thriller. The Hermonites trailed through- out the game, but moved to within three points of a tie wtih a minute to play. A last second Hermon basket proved the end of a valiant but unrewarding attempt since Williston emerged the winner, 65-64. To forge the way back to the winning road, Bill Fivaz sparked the varsity five with twenty- three points to a 72-44 triumph on February 9 at Wilbraham. ln the following game on the road, the Amherst Yearlings handed the Maroon forces their third defeat. The game was an even one for three periods, however, the freshmen scored freely in the fourth frame to win, 58-48. Three days later, Hermon again hit the winning column with a 60-30 triumph over Vermont Academy. McDaniel clicked for twenty-six points on the Saxon River court. Mindful of their opening defeat, the Hermon- ites had sweet revenge on February 20, in con- quering Cushing, 48-36, in a return encounter on the Hermon floor. After establishing an early lead, the Maroon was threatened in the third period, but effectively settled down in the last eight minutes to win. Allen, Fivaz, and Mc- Daniel scored, respectively, ten, eleven, and thirteen points. Still out to revenge earlier defeats, the Bur- dickmen, on February 24, ran over Williston to the tune of 55-37. The first half was closely played, and Hermon maintained only a slim twenty-two-to-twenty lead at intermission. ln the second stanza, however, a determined ball club took the home floor and proceeded to break the game wide open. Ernie Allen captured the scor- ing laurels with eighteen points. The next two outings proved easy victories for the Hermonites. After blasting Stockbridge, 66-39, at Hermon on February 27, the quintet took the measure of Loomis, 7l-58, three days later at Windsor, Connecticut. Captain Allen again sparked the club and climaxed his all- round play with twenty-three points. The regular season closed at home on March 3, when the Maroon laced Deerfield Academy, 66-4l. Although it was a nip-and-tuck battle for the first eight minutes, the superior Mount Her- mon height tired the Green and opened the way for seemingly endless fast breaks-a spec- tacular end to a highly successful season. -es -sexi YW, H5 2.-.u Furst row Patruck P Bushong C Baum B lCaptaunl Carver R Bushop C Myers R Second ro Farrar K Mr Wyman lCoachl Lanphear D Burke R Moore P Smnth M lMgrl Roland R ' 1. , V, M . A . ug , ,W u 1 5 Q, ' f , nu. , . ' ' . igx V,. In Q rf! ,LA nl . Q ' - - H J"-'L' dna T A ,,,- H 1 ML I, ' ' - ' , .1 , -: , - ' 1 . -J ' , -: . - W- . -: . u , .: , -2 , .1 ' , . .g , . 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I I on 1 ' - I - I I ' ' ' I I - . -,L T",-FDL-C UIDED by the undustruous coachung of Mr Wyman and the spuruted leadershup of Captaun Bruce Baum the Mount Hermon l952 hockey team bucked adverse weather condutuons all season to turn un a credutable record of three vuctorues two losses and one tue On January l2 un the first home game played only for practuce the pucksters beat the Deer field JV s 3 l on goals by Myers Patruck and Burke The regular season opened lust one week later Despute two goals by Burke who posted the unutual goal of the game un the first peruod and one agaun un the second and a tally by Captaun Baum who hut the nets un the final pe ruod the Maroon was defeated at Wulluston 6 3 ln the keenly contested thurd game played on January 24 Deerfield broke a two two tue un the HOCKEY last peruod to defeat the vusutung Hermonutes 3 2 Up to the final peruod Deerfield s two goals had been balanced by Patruck s first peruod and Lanphears second peruod tallues All was not defeat however for on the after noon of February 2 over the slushy surface of Shadow Lake the present Hermon team out scored theur predecessors the alumnu 2 l Dusty Burke captaun of the Harvard hockey team scored the lone alumnu goal unassusted but thus was burued under two varsuty goals by Lanphear and Myers The Hermonutes avenged a prevuous defeat by conquerung Wulluston 4 3 un a see saw battle on home uce February l2 The scorung took place as follows Myers Wulluston Bushong Wulluston Myers Wulluston and finally Bushong wuth only thurty seconds remaunung On February 13 Kumball Unuon Academy over came the Wy men 3 O un spute of strong de fensuve play by Captaun Baum Patruck and goalue Farrar Hermon 2 Vermont 2 the last game February l6 ended un a double overtume tue after Myers had scored twuce agaunst the home club for the Maroon Wuth thus contest a season marked by poor uce but a commendable brand of hockey came to a close wi Furst ro Macleod T Scruton K Second ro Brownlee J lMgrl Curtus M Staunton D lCaptaunl Robunson .l Shafer T Kudder SKIING ORCED to start the season wuth only one veteran Captaun Dave Staunton un the lune up the 1952 sku team under the enthusuastuc coachung of Mr Stearns dusregarded all lack of experuence and sped to an almost unbeluev able record of five vuctorues and two losses The snow men got ol? to a fast start on Janu team was beaten un a close meet 195 93 186 44 Scruton Curtus and Shafer un that order cap tured the f1rst three places un the uumpung whule Captaun Staunton breezed home first un the cross country competutuon One week later the Deer field sku team nosed out the Maroon un a second close meet 195 72 188 81 Another dusappountment followed on Febru ary 9 as the Hermonutes fell behund the f1eld at the Kumball Unuon Academy Carnuval K U A Vermont Deerf1eld and Mount Hermon placed un that order for team honors No Maroon took a f1rst place Joy agaun swelled the hearts of the outdoors men as they completely subdued Wulluston 200 140 35 on the Hull February 16 Paced by Cap taun Staunton the Hermon team won the flrst five places un each scheduled event slalom and cross country On February 23 the slopes of Ashburnham proved a welcome sught to the 'NK Hermonutes as Cushung fell to the tune of 292 98 268 56 Wulluston proved no match for the now expe ruenced Hermon corps un a return engagement on February 27 Mr Stearns charges completely bewuldered the vusutors by takung the flrst f1ve places un both the slalom and the cross country competutuon The f1nal tally read Hermon 200 Wulluston 140 35 The skuers clumaxed theur sea son wuth theur fourth straught vuctory a convunc ung truumph over the Unuversuty of Massachusetts Sku Club Captaun Staunton ended hus sku g career on the Hull wuth blue rubbons un both slalom and cross country The season closed a vusuon of what us to come P XX Q W .f 1 TT - 'L X I Q at f 1 f2:QJ:'as - "I " ' ,.,- ,af "1 " 1 ' u . . 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Q . . . .in 71 K5 ECAUSE of the serious handlcap through the lack of men of both sufficient weight and skull to wrestle In the heavy classes the l952 Hermon wrestling team under the efficient coach mg of Mr Campbell may be regarded as hav :ng had a relatively successful season wrnmng two and losing four meets Special credlt lS due Ralph Wadlelgh and Randy Peyton both of whom wrestled men of heavier welght through out the season Praise must go also to Lynn Lowden for hrs capable work as captam The Hermon wrestlers lnaugurated their season at home on January l2 by wlnnlng the first four matches of their meet with the Wnlllams College Freshmen and thereby gaming a l7 l3 victory For Hermon Brown won by a pm and Leyden WRESTLING Gonzalez Captain Lowden and Peyton by de clsrons The Hermonrtes annexed their second vrctory when two weeks later they overcame the vrsntrng Springfield College Frosh 20 15 Captain Low den Leyden and Brown each pinned has man whale Appleton won a decision and Peyton fought the Springfield captam to a draw These two triumphs were followed by four successive losses In which the Hermon team was barely beaten by Amherst and Milton but thor oughly trounced by superior Choate and Loomis teams Amherst defeated the grapplers I5 ll at Amherst on February 9 a meet ln which Gonzalez and Appleton won by decision and Moorehouse by a pun On February 20 against a much stronger Choate team only Gonzalez gained a declslon and the Maroon agaln lost on the road this time 32 3 The last two meets were staged at Mount Hermon but neither resulted In victory In the close Milton meet the Maroon lost, l7 ll but Leyden Peyton and Wadlelgh won their matches and Appleton wrestled to a draw Finally a vastly superior Loomis team beat the Hermon wrestlers 34 O Thus closed the l952 wrestling season Each man had done hrs best Frrst row Mr Campbell lCoachl Moorehouse F Brown P Appleton J Lowden L lCaptaunl Leyden J Gonzalez R Peyton R Wadlengh R Second row Rosser W lMgrl Renander A Huckabee G Ravndal C Whale A Engvall R Peckham lert Blsse G Blake C Thvrd row Howe Jones K Gibson W Peng J .L ei f La 9 . 1 1 5 . - . - 0 ' ' 1 1 1 ' . 1 ' 1 ' 1 , ' 1 1 . , ' 1 1 ' I - 1 , 1 ' 1 1 ' ' - 1 ' 1 1 1 I ' ' 1 . 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" ' Y Lf 2 , ' ' 1 BASEBALL WO weeks IS a very short time to whip a baseball team into playing condition However with a maximum of speed and a minimum of sore muscles Coach Rlneer at this writing has the varsrty mne keyed for the second encounter of its stuff fourteen game schedule In the mutual game on April I9 Hermon was pitted against the highly touted Amherst Fresh men The colleglans were able to outscore the Maroon 7 6 but little room was left for despair as the Rlneermen collected nlne safetles and rallled for five runs In the last two Innings after trailing 7 l at the end of the seventh This per formance is a sign of great encouragement and from all Indications the ball club will continue to play strongly against teams from Cushing Wllbraham Kimball Union Lawrence Wllllston Deerfield Vermont and against the Springfield College Freshmen As the team takes the field it presents the fol lowing picture The pitching department con susts of left handers Colin Maclvor Gerrltt Van B4 derVeer and Mark Federman along with rnghty Dale Conly Behind the plate are Mal Brown a returning letterman and Howard Stiles The In field is made up of three veteran performers and newcomer Phil Moore who will work in the right half of the keystone combination with Bob Ash craft at shortstop Captain Dave Hartman is holding down first base while Dave Moffett covers the ground around third Ernie Allen Don won berths in the outergarden while Bob Burke serves as an outfield spare and Dodd Wragg another veteran as an all purpose utility man First row Bennett D Allen E Brown M Hartman D lCaptaml Fnvaz W Moffett D Stiles H Second row Ashcraft R VanderVeer G Roland A Wragg D Roland R Burke R Third row Mr Rnneer lCoachl Federman M Maclvor C Conly D Buckner J lMgrl Weeks H lMgrl 0 gl I . . .. ,, rf t t r . I . I . . . I 1 ' I A ' l . ' ' ' I I . . . . . - I . . - . - . I L , . - 1 . n Q 1 . I . . . . ' I u .- . I . . I I . . I . , Q I , . ' f 1 . . I Bennett, a letterman in '5l, and Bill Fivaz have ' ' I - . I . Q I h . . ' l 73 Frrst row Holmes W Wrlght W Arnold J Dvxon R McDanlel R Curtns M Chatman D Cap taunt Gonzalez R DuBols R Puerce E Bond R Second row Burgess D Walker D Hasbrouck E Goodwm W G le R Bsssell G Arnold .I Cook W Hatch P Moorehouse F Roberts J Third row Thompson R Vernon J Chutter R Porter N Eastburn W J nes K Kumm F Howe S Peyton R Thoen S Fourth row Cass R Angelndes A Kuell D Reeve V Staunton D Kreye G Nasse J Bartholomew D Fffth row Rogers S lMgrl Mr Snow lCoachl Mr Burdnck lCaacht M Forslund lCoachl Mr McVeigh lCoacht Smlth J lMgrj TRACK L f T the tume of thus wrntlng the l952 track team havmg opened Its season with a 73 44 victory over Vermont Academy faces a challengnng schedule dual meets with Cushing Wulllston and Deerfield should condltlon the Maroon for the ever important Andover Inter scholastlcs on May l7 and for the Hermon lnterscholastlcs on May 31 The loss of some of the most outstanding talent un the history of Mount Hermon track, Including Allen Bassette and Pratt nn the weights Calkms nn the hurdles Owen In the pole vault Bogan In the mule and Cheney nn the lavelm, wsll prove to be a real test for the team But under the capable coachlng of Messrs Forslund Burdick McVeigh and Snow a promlsmg group IS al ready of? to an Impressive start lt appears now that the team wlll be sparked by the performances of newly elected Captaln Don Chatman In the hugh as well as the broad pump Bob Dixon In the half mule Duck Thompson In the mule and Bull Holmes In the hurdles all returnlng lettermen and by the talent of Jack Arnold who led the team as hugh polnt scorer In the Vermont Academy meet and Dave Walker who IS showing great promise as a novtce ln the 440 Burgess Gale Hatch and Howe wlll be fightmg for pomts an the sprmts whlle Wright and MacDannel should offer some tough com petltlon In the gavelm and the hugh lump re spectlvely Judging from the fighting splrlt exhibited by the Maroon squad an the opemng meet, we can look forward to another successful season of track on the Hull - . -: , -: , -: , -7 , -2 , -: . - l - : , -: . -: . -: , - - . -: , -1 , -: , .1 I , -2 , -1 , -: , -1 , -: , -z , - - , -: , -: , .1 , .7 , -2 0 , -2 , -1 , -: , -1 , . - , -2 , -: , -1 , .1 , -: , .: , -7 . - - . - -i - : . 7 Y- : . 7 , . .. I f, v 4: - 7 . , , X I 1 ' 4 N ' - ' I 1 ' I I I I ' I i 1 ' I I I ' I , - I I I I I ' First row Mr Wyman lCoachl Sckler L Walker I Baker W Wadlelgh R Philipp: P lCaptannl White A Baum B Bishop W Thomsen W Morton R Second row Ivers D Wilson R Eckel K Keith J Oblesow B Huckabee N Turnbull R Appleton J Schultz D Murray J Mann F lMgr LACROSSE ,Q HE i952 varstty lacrosse team ts a smaller but seemingly better balanced than those of the last few years Although ut lacks the outstand mg players of past teams the squad has much greater depth and potential Led by Captain Peter Phlltppl and veterans Scottie Walker, Dick Morton and Bruce Baum and coached by Mr Wyman the team began its season after only one week of practice Despite l06 and 95 losses to the Harvard Freshmen and Andover respectively the stlckmen after their first two games have reason to hope for a successful season These defeats only point up the squad s lack of seasoning Sparkung the team at attack are Bruce Baum Niles Huckabee and Jtm Appleton ln midfield are Captain Pete Phlllppt Scottie Walker and Don Ivers Winsor Baker Duck Morton Karl Eckel and goalie Jim Murray form the defensive wall Blll Bishop Boris Oblesow Dave Schultz Walt Thomsen Duck Turnbull Ralph Wadlelgh Gus White and Roger Wilson form a strong reserve 2 0 Q, O The season s schedule lusts the following op ponents Harvard Freshmen Andover Manhasset University of Massachusetts varsity Exeter Wil hams Freshmen Kimball Union Dartmouth Fresh men, and Deerfield Such a schedule Including one college varsity three college freshmen, and tive outstanding prep school contests constitutes one of the severest tests ever faced by any Hermon club If this year s aggregation can equal last year s 500 record they will be more than satisfied But whatever the final outcome the boys on the team will be truly grateful to Coach Wyman for his ceaseless effort In teaching the fundamentals and teamwork essential to the game of lacrosse - - s I , -: . .1 , .1 , -2 , - : , .1 , -: . -2 , -: , . - , -: , -1 , .1 , -: , .1 , -1 , -2 , -: , -: , .z . - -l. ,I , x 'M . . - i , - 0 f I . . , . . 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' I I I I I I I , Elxiisw' HE sprung 52 Hermon golf team fortufied by five returnung lettermen reunforced by cu paur of new arruvals and spuruted by the pres ence of the promused Semute gallery unutuated uts season defeatung lOV2 to 4V2 a Holyoke Hugh School team whuch except for a few munor changes us the same team that won the Western Massachusetts Hugh School Champuonshup last year Among the returnung lettermen are George Mudwood destuned thus year to fill the golf shoes vacated by last years sensatuon Bull Thornton GOLF Clark Heydon last season s thurd man and thus year s captaun Phul Patruck playung on the team for hus thurd successuve year Deane Lanphear a letterman last year when only a Sophomore and Quentun Kraft who filled the number sux spot on the 51 team Noteworthy talent us to be found un new students Frank Barteaux and Bull Young Although Mr Baldwun golf coach and Northfield Club Champuon plans to use a seven man team whenever possuble for the first meet there was a five man lune up consustung of Mud wood Patrick Heydon Barteaux and Young Thus year the schedule contauns two meets wuth Holyoke one wuth the Amherst Frosh one and possubly two wuth Keene Hugh School one wuth Sprungfield Hugh School and one wuth Kungswood Thus schedule us brought to a fit tung clumax the week of June 9th when Hermon agaun sends a team to compete un the Eastern lnterscholastuc Champuonshups at Yale un New Furst row Droesch R Carlson R Cannon J Kraft Q Second row Mudwood G Lanphear D Heydon C lCaptaunl Young W Barteaux F Mr BaldwunlCoochJ A 1 - ' I x' N , . I - . I - x ' ' ' 1 , 1 - . ' x . . I . . , - , - f - ' I ' F - I D I 1 1 - I 1 1 . . . l , D I D I 1 n u I . . . I , . . . , ' ' , ' g Haven, Connecticut. 1 X V' m . Q l f'4s s f i 't l I l "J Y . r K, l xl ' my 4 A ' V - X fur, , ? Q 76 TENNIS PARKED by three returning Iettermen the var- sity tennis squad enjoys a bright outlook at this time of writing the beginning of the season. The Iettermen are Ralph Ahlberg Dick Miller and Dick Myers. Last year Ahlberg played number- tour singles and second doubles with Miller the number six singles player while Myers was pri marlly a doubles man Ot the remaining tour players on this year s team Bruce Holran Chris Ravndal Steve Rowley and Mel Smith three are graduates from last year s tumor varsity squad the fourth Ravndal is a former rumor leaguer Once more efficiently coached by Mr Alex ander and this year captarned by Ralph Ahlberg the team has displayed strong and experienced play in its early practice sessions Previous to the first meet the singles ladder is headed by Ahlberg The remaining players ranked In order are Myers Rowley Miller Ravndal and Smith In doubles play Myers and A 51" ,x Q XR Y Wu Miller have captured the first position Ahlberg and Holran hold down the number two berth and Rowley and Ravndal the number three spot The schedule includes eleven dual meets plus the New England lnterscholastlcs at Deerfield Academy nn May The season will open on April 23 when the team meets the Springfield Frosh at Springfield The remainder of the season will consist ot meets with Wilbraham Amherst Deer field Cushing Vermont Williston Kimball Union and Saint Paul First ro Myers R Smith M Ravndal C Rowley S Second row Mr Alexander lC0achj Miller R Ahlberg R tCcptaint Holran B McKeon G lMgrt First row-Mr. Jewell, Laughlin, R., Ross, S., Curtis, M., Huckabee, G., Judson, A., Hayden, R., Higgins, R., Mr. Baldwin. Second row-Little, T., Stokes, J., Wakeman, A., Wight, S., Hassell, R., Smith, D., Porter, N., Weinstein, D., Wing, J. Owen, W., Mr. Spanos. Third row-Pattison, R., Pearl, A., Hartmann, L., Strohson, M., Posh, R., Snyder, E., Hodges, V., Bergstrom, P., Hoagland, R. r . First row-Ford, C., Owen, P., Doolittle, N, Greenspan, B., Eng, D., Lehmen, C., Stoll, J., Lindlors, B. Second row- Leanard, J., Friend, W., Zebert, R., Kelly, R., lawlah, J., Koster, W. Hamilton, G., Blum, R., Hubbard, J., Gray, R., Beardsley, F, Welburn, R., Mr. Mirtz, Mr. Campbell. Third row-Beveridge, T., Warner, D., Stiles, P., Shelton, T., Green, C., Shafer, T., Smith, W., Leonard, G., Storms, F., MacKenzie, D., Peterson, H., Lin, H., Blatchtord, C., Fisher, H. JUNIOR LEAGUE FOOTBALL N undefeated and untied season was once again the accomplishement of the Junior League football team. Hampered by rainy days all fall, the group was able to play only three games. The season opened with a 34-7 victory over a Vermont eleven on October 24. One week later, in a hard-fought, closely contested game with Turners Falls played off campus, Her- man emerged a 7-O victor, the result of Snyder's scoring on a plunge and Porter's converting. The climax to a perfect season came on No- vember l4, at Deerfield, as the visiting Hermon- ites trimmed the Green, T8-6. The coach, Mr. Baldwin, once again excelled in teaching his boys the fundamentals of football. Led by Captain Gerry Huckabee, the team at all times disclosed splendid spirit and a willing- ness to learn. SOCCER LTHOUGH the J. L. soccer team of l95l, led by Captain George Hamilton, may not have been a success in view of its record, it was iust that in effect. This past fall, as in many a pre- ceding one, Mr. Mirtz prepared many boys for future higher-squad soccer. Those who had never played before were taught the fundamentals. Those who had previously played gained valu- able experience. ln the first game, Deerfield administered a 4-l defeat to the Hermonites, whose lone goal was scored by Welburn. Just two weeks later the J. L. team was vanquished, 8-O, by a more experienced Putney squad. ln the final game Gray scored one goal, but the Ma- roon was again defeated, 3-l, by Deerfield. SPORTS BASKETBALL HE Junior League basketball team, ably coached by Mr. Mirtz, ended its season with a satisfactory record of four victories and three losses. The Turners Falls Freshmen fell to the tune of 47-22 at Hermon on January l6. A 34-27 setback at Deerfield ten days later evened the ledger. Deerfield visited Hermon on February 2, and returned the victor by virtue of a 39-32 win. The Maroon began its winning ways on the home court as it swept through Wilmington, 57-26, and through the Athol YMCA, 69-30. A visiting Northfield High School team dimmed Hermon's hopes for a winning season by down- ing the local hoopsters, 38-33, on February l3. However, two weeks later success was realized at Turners Falls when the Mirtzmen triumphed, 53-39, in their final game. WRESTLING NE of the most satisfying examples of devel- opment of the youth athlete is evident here at Hermon in the form of the Junior League wres- tling team. So well does varsity wrestling coach, Mr. Campbell, realize the need for training young boys to wrestle if he is to build a strong varsity team, that he has found time to work with this group, teaching the fundamentals and cultivating an interest in the sport. The novices on this team are the varsity wres- tlers of tomorrow. Through excellent coaching and with much intramural practice they have learned their lessons well. First row-Mr. Mirtz, Stokes, J., McAtee, L., Snyder, E. Hodges, V., Higgins, R. Second row-Flory, E., Wight, S. Williams, D., Weinstein, D., Westerman, A., Gains, C. Solms, C. bn First row-Lawlah, J., Ford, C., Payne, R., Gomez, R., Bus- well, J. Second row-Mr. Campbell, Eng, D., Simmerer, D. Price, H., Judson, A., Mercer, A., Mitchell, J., Broughton, P Third row-Koster, W., Hartmann, L., Goodlifte, J., Wing, J. White, K., Hugo, M., Gray, R., Hook, R. A444 1 Wit. IN RETROSPECT Scnnted men wrth forth triumphant Have upburlt her walls rn love HE long awalted time has come classes are over work rs done parents and friends arrrve on campus graduation IS here at last Amrd the hustle and bustle of commencement week end there IS little opportunity to stop and thunk There IS llttle chance for each senior to raise and to ponder the question Now that my llfe on the Hull ns about to end am I prepared to face the many problems whuch Ile ahead? In time every graduate wrll not only ask but also answer this rn has darly luvmg In time every graduate will realize the lasting value In a thorough education based upon Chrlstran prmclples ln trme the answer to our question wall rung back clear and true Yes Mount Hermon has given me a foundation upon which l may stand In the face of any problem We look ahead now to the brrght new horizon of the future It IS here that the only true retrospectvon can take place Lol she stand with God s own blessing Shed upon her from above 80 Q16 X-,... X41 1 5 amass! M 1' if I ,Wie v 1 'Sb f ' ' 5 fa - """"""' ax j ill' 3 7 f 5 X T0 PIGGERY 3 mms H2-gk l of A Ln 5111 00 'PJ-,. 42454, K? A J' 'Q'o6."'2', 'Pa' 22, 0 1' Sxbqf ' 3 , .- ,iw 1.-., - -. 'vw - -v. -- -f ,.- -- Q --.-. f fRE7E?:EBSSfaiE-siezf: ' - an f 4 P ' -fi: - . 'RX-"-H L24 s Ga' Lff QN5 :rin 3 In 192 T0 THE 'SEND


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