Mount Vernon Community College - Pyramid Yearbook (Mount Vernon, IL)

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MASQ Mwwgjii, W, W CBJQLJXV qxlgfzk 1 9 6 0 Mt. Vernon Com Os S' A Q C0 MMU X30 Af 4' 6 2 ff 2 '9' E rf' O cv 'O n gx 2 004' 0.6 Pyramid munity College Mt. Vernon, Illinoiq fVfRNo1U Xf- W-:':' f 1 Y-he W X On October 29, 1955, nearly ninety-six per-cent of the citizens of Jefferson County who went to the polls voted for the establishment of ajunior college for Mt. Vernon, Illinois, This is the most overwhelming majority recorded injunior college history. Twenty-seven per-cent of the 1956 high school graduating class enrolled in the home college in September, The percentage of Mt, Vernon graduates attending college has doubled since the establishment of the Mt. Vernon Community College, Enrollment held up Well during all semesters. In addition, through night courses, it served adults of the community. The college has full recognition from the State of Illinois and is fully accredited by the University of Illinois. It is also approved for the training of veterans by the Veterans' Administration. 5E'4Hli 5 3' 5' r 25,1 Q Q f 0 , X, Board of Education , we ' 51:h '2' f' if .M xl if mf E liz pqpnl-omg AV Q rf ' h , x V: A,'- . am' Q I as it N-ful' I .W ,K Q ,N 'saw MW! u R04 WV- ,- 4 Vfmsw 19. if .. 1 ls: we W Mg. .. 3--ce. ' Qvjlklii F . .WW Q 1 W hw. Q a F 2' 'YQ Q Q Q' C Members of the Board of Education for the Mt, Vernon Township High School and Community College are Mrs, Helen Turner, presidentg Miss Edith Cates, secretaryg Paul Fitch, school treasurerg Clarence McCau1lyg D, M, Rutherfordg Gilbert Woodg George Heidenreichg Ben Martin, Jr,g Guy Wood, Jr.g and Arthur Milward, superintendent. Admini tration f"1lh,imunn-'Kiwi X R C f cgi f . fy' H 'lr v. 3' . X, L ,h,,faX:w' , ar gf Z ' ' v f k 1 ' g f V ' iawr ffff A g' ' msn f' ' rf. ' ' 7. If .QQ -.. n ARTHUR MILWARD HOWARD RAWLINSON Superintendent Mt. Vernon Dean of the College Township High School, Community College IV.,f X: 2 HOWAR D JONES Director, Adult lirlucution fx' IIIJl'l'll CXTICS RL'gflStI'1lI' ROY BECK Speech W. H. BECKMEYER Music MRS. ALMA BIAGI Art MRS, IMOGENE BGOK Libra1'i:1n FRANK CHURNAK Physical Education KENNETH COPPLE Geology MISS MARGARET ANN CUMMINGS English, Rhetoric GLENN DARE History EDWIN GIESELMAN Engineering Drawing MISS EMILY KELLEY Language EDWARD KOWNAC KI Chemistry WILL E. LEE Coaching Staff F acuh K i N. md' ..f-"W" . YK: My , ff , Ag, W I ' M K f slug in 6 zfg V. 4, 1 X , I z sf gifswf-AF" , We Nw: i g, I f '. ""' RX dak, 'g iz G1 V- - . 1 'Q fiyil.. L51r" 'S: ic. 1 X .. N, 'vw , 'E ' . :,. i., , ' ,V.,, . ..... 7.3 " X5 ' 'X f av 3 : 3 .six if 55. iilirnwv-,avflf Www' 4122" 6 i Facu II ' . f ,"i '11fi: :-3f"' K. ,ic 1 i f I , A f J , W2 ,,1.4,:'v,, I X E Y I f - 9 Y. " s , ,ff ,nf ,W A yf ,. y, , ff Wifi X, wif I A ,f W f ff 2559 -' 130 IQ ,-,. . T QW ft p , f g, , Y- I , AI , ,,f :'2f J X X 'S X ff X 7 fig! ,XX y f 71' 4, W' gk fe, 47 , ' 41 i, 1 f 1 f f I 1 C f, , ff f , ,,,, 4 f 4f,f! if I s - ' " ,f . .4 . , ,f wi , M4 5 W 5 A f 'W E f if if Sf' ff' ,f Q wwf. . Q V N 'X , . W2 I A,A, I ' 'vvv , , .. 1 WCW W . A ' M-2211 is yi ,, 'VW W3 mi -xi' "f-W, Ainnw.-""' IM-"f" JAMES E. LOVE Biology MISS BARBARA LUCHSINGER Rhetoric W. H. MYERS Mathematics MISS REBECCA PE'1'1'1'i' Physical Education WILLIAM ROY Political Science ARTHUR SAMFORD History J, D. SHIELDS Coaching Staff TAL SMITH Music MISS DINAH TANNER Physical Education BILL THOMPSON Economics, Accounting CHARLES E. WAGNER Business MRS, BETTY ANN WARD Psychology, Guidance Facult 27 xr 'F 0 gzgxffsf M 69' M x 49 f A f, emi x .1 f, The few minutes between classes give teachers the opportunity to relax and to discuss school problems. Here Mr. Rawlinson and teachers Chqrles Wagner and Bill Thompson talk over the day's activities. 7, 3' Z 5 l W '1 1a ' "is n X""'t AL FARMER Education Basketball 1,25 Student Council 2 C LIFTON C . F LANAGAN Education S.E.A. CAROLYN RUTH FORE Education P ramid Staff 1 2g S.E.A. 1,2 Y f ' Vice-President 25 Orchestra 1,2. Second AMW 4139 JOAN ELIZABETH ANDERSON Education Cheerleader 13 S.E,A, 25 Drill Team. TAWANNA TEX BE LL Education Social Committee 1,29 S,E,A, 1,2g Warriore Assistant 1. BETTY JANE BOONE Education S,E,A,g Dean's List 2. BRENDA KAY CHAFFIN Education Orchestra 2g Chorus lg Music Recital THOMAS F. CHARLETON Education Basketball 1,2g Tennis 1, GERALD EARL ELLIS Education Intramural Basketball 2g Dean's List 2. f , J 1 .. 1: 2 9 ttes 2g Library 13' S.E.A. 2. L I V iw' NK ' 7 4 M! 6 .1 12 f fy 5 Q, 'ff ! ll GENE FOX Education 151' CHAR LES T. GARNER Education Cheerleader 2g S,E.A.: Social Committee 1,2. E new-.w-M time-W ROBERT GILBERT Business 1., ',ii,'A. N ,,,. L, - 4 ROBERT LEE GLENN E ducation Basketball 1,2. " L . ta V 1 JAMES GREEN .f-' - '- Education S,E,A,g Pyramid Advertising Staff 23 Intramural Basketball 2 S,E,A, 1,2, President 21 Party Cornmitteeg Dean's List "l'l Education ff , f ff' ,fc J - ' ,, yyzy N 2 3. fa' Egan ,,.. it A z 'z 5 V1 V, Z.-'f -f-- 'vf',. ,V kj .... ,- . fr ,.if's6z1,'.w ,x - ' 'W Q I W-'vi-X N 5 ' X AZ .l.1 Q ,. Q f 1 X M Wi' Q f f Y ff? I f ,fy w wi? Q3 MARVIN EUGENE HARRIS Education Basketball 1. ANDREW LEE HENDERSON Fine Arts Orchestra 1,23 Chorus 2g S,E,A, 2 MARY MARGARET HEIDENR EICH Business Education S.E,A, 25 Pyramid Typist2gGirls'Bowl ing Team 1. -5 ,wave 5-. f l l l 1 4 E. l l Lon EN W. LEGG Education S,E.A. l 1 1 5 THAD N. KUENZ l Business I Cheerleader 2. , JANICE FAYE MEZO Education Y' S.E.A. 1 Liberal Arts JOHN RICHARD HICKS DORIS MAXINE HONGSERMEIER Business Education S,E,A, 1,2g Cheerleader 1,2g Chorus 1,2g Chairman Refresh- ment Committee, Spring Formal 1. Education JEAN ALIC E HUTCHISON Pyramid Editorial Staff 1,2g S,E,A, 23 Student Council 23 Dean's List. TER ESA KARCH Business Pyramid Staff lg S.E,A, 2. GOLDA WAGGONER KERN Education S,E,A,g Dean's List. MARY DELORES KIEFER Education Student Council 1,21 Spring Formal Queen 1: Cheerleader 1,23 S,E,A, as A X ffm, feiifii f' , C. -14 ,po-. Y 'lb XT iv-v-9' EVE LYN KAY MOUTRIE Education S,E,A, 1,23 Drill Team 2g Grchestra 1. SHIRLEY ANN PAYNE Education Pyramid Staff 1,23 Publicity 1,23 S.E.A. 25 Dean's List. DONNA JEAN PILSON Education Christmas Dance Decorating Committee 2g Dril MICHAEL KENT PIPER Liberal Arts and Science Student Council 1. KAR L MARVIN POWERS Education Bridge Club lg S,E,A, 2, HARO LD M IC HAE L QUINN Liberal Arts Cheerleader 2, Social Committee 2. WWF" mmm, I af I . . 'wgyif A , .4 . '1 , ., 'E ,XQK if J I I fl f w,w,fM J fig! A ,2.,.,A,-8 www. K , MK l Team 2. SWF' ,... 61,94 I 0 M 7 M..m 52 12 I V19 5 2 Jef' an , if aiin- V fist ,.' , Qltvlww. -wht. Www WILLIAM D. RANDALL Liberal Arts Student Council 2, Social Committee Chairman 2g Intramural Basketball Spon- sor 2g S,E,A, Publicity Chairman 2. SHIRLEY REEVES Education S.E..A. Z. V DONALD P. RIGHTNOVXAR Liberal Arts ft Basketball 1,25 Chess Club Tournament 1,Zg Intramural Basketball Referee 25 Zoology Dinner Sponsor 1. WM' ,gamma-way Wi' yawn ,MSW Wi Qs gap'-fS'lF' 'M"..2l""" NANCY JEAN WARNER Education S,E,A, 1,25 Program Chairman 21 Or- chestra 1,2g Spring Formaliiefreshment Committee 1. FLOYD WILLIAMSON, JR. Electronic Engineering J. HAR LEN WILSON Electronic Engineering Dean's List. Education LEO ALDR EN RUEM MLER Business Administration ZOTA MARIE SMITH S,E,A,g Dean's List, Highest Honors. TEDDY GENE STALEY Aeronautical ETl0'IllE'6'I'Illff Education Science Club 1: Iiitramuraal Basketball 2. GARY RAY SWEE1 'N Student Council President 23 S,E,A, 33 Social Committee 2 Intramural Basketball 2, Referee 2. C HAR LAYNE MARIE TINNEY Business Administration Spring Formal Decorating Committee 1. JAMES DOUGLAS TOEDTE P re-Engineering Intramural Basketball 2. in vwj FN 9915 inf' .Lp ' i if Q 'W 4 ,X ' A ..,., f 14 5 2 1 4 Q W IL LIAM WALT ER WILSON Liberal Arts S,E,A,g Intramural Basketball 2. R , DA LE WOLF E Liberal Arts S.E,A,g Pyramid Advertising Staff 2. C HAR LES RUSSELL YORK Education Basketball 2. Fww +V H The college luunge is a haven for students who wish to talk, to study, to play chess, or to relax, During the rush between classes students pause to check the bulletin board for notice of future activities. ww Www 3 fQN.f4 gffi qyw W'-'V'4' 'W' ww if .9 5 0 ' ' ' ' ww X f f' 4 5 M. gg. l 1 11 '. M.:-. ,, 42" "M V wh , .lffffw 2 1 1 V55 if ' . ff 'Q 9'-'::?: w r. Sw , -f 1 - , 'Eh J' 1 wx .. U. DONALD BOND MICHAEL ANGLETON DEANNA ARNOLD BURREL BOYER BARBARA BRIEN C AROL COWEN Wx ,nil 133 A 12 4 'Bw zZ'J,.f.'fT'2 ' '.ff",v f- , A 1 'Z 2 REZA BELAKHANI LOREN BUMPUS Fre hmen ORLENA BUTLER THOMAS COX M , X9 eg, wg., IQ' ANDY CHANGNON ROBERT CONNER RICK CRAVENS ANNETTA CULIINQ '45-' Q!-my Wu-I 20" 'xxx 5' 'amine-5' 4.--uv 4 'xx DONNA DERRY BILL GORRELL JANET GOWLER DIANNE GREGORY CAROLYN HENRY Z X ff' 49535 M, ' 1 1.-,, V' W 'wi sm , f 5 ff an 5 X I f , , 1 AY' j My 259 ,f .,"9x- , A ,,5,6mZ, R 54 A Z' L: 'fl bg ,. - ff -1, f . "-: V. A , f f D 1 A wang ya A I ,,,.. 7, . rv 2? Z2 gigsni Vi k. .g"Z,-,554 YI 15 HQ! SWK-nf' x KIRBY DIXON BERTHA EDWARDS Fre hmen BRENT GREGORY KAY HOGUE wh, NW,-,Q - ,, WMHW , 'Dis 5 , gy V , -5 'f 'Y HQ W 2:35 ,i xf5g'7. ?0 , fi? f vim' M -" DON KELLEY . ,f c f LINDA JENKINS LOUISE JOHNSON LAURA JONES LARRY LEE ROGER LOSS ROGER MARVEL Fre hmen DIANE MAYS JAMES R. MOORE EUGENE MILLER BOBBY JOE MORGAN FRANK MOORE ARLENE MORRIS ffm , - -. Q 4 .- -If--gulf' Q-4 I fs JW Q 513: U 465 6' ., A 4. - U. 2 - im...-f 'M i RICHARD PARR MARLIN PENNINGTON MARY LYNNE PLEMON LESLIE PORTER BILL PRICE WAYNE QUINN ar Z g 42 VWX4' pf YZ ff 22 if M' w, ' If fe-fig g 3-V , V , , , AWN ff ff f X ELLEN REED RALPH SNODSMITH I v I X 1 ' 7. fl ' If I ' 55325 ' LARRY RICHARDSON EDWARD STEELE RONALD ROEDER LARRY STEWART Fre hmen MICHAEL SUMNER JAMES THOMAS DARRELL SMITH JACKIE SWEETIN MARVIN WALL 1 I i SUE TAYLOR QW' '5V"wfwxr-un' -21 -XR War H- gpg gy' ,I ui' 1 -14:1 ' I 1 4 NAOMI TATE G.-X RY WARREN QQ. ,,,.I yy, 5 x 9.-4-.-nv Q I In .,...--- Fre hmen mu LOLA MAE WELD RONALD WHITLOCK SUE WILLIAMS RONALD WILSON Between classes students flock to Butch's for food, talk, music---and occasionaIIy study. new ,-, 1 -9 ,.,, --Aww-m..f.....,,,,,,,,,, - M 1 """""""""NW'lu-If -v-N,,..,.'wwmM..,..,,,,,, at .-...,,M,v.V "' 'M """"---- -. -.. -, "-N-f-V-...,,,.,,,,,w, , M ""-'---..,,,,, 1 I V58 f Department in the lounge ,449 at Butch's ,100 ?sjl: 4" , , .-as 1. I .Q X Y f' '- mx W V4 , ,.'A V V,-oi' xx u H 1 2' ,-4,5 Qvvv I yf A .eg V ,- A,-'i s 1,. A A even in the librvy ,es W YQ? , fe I on the steps -sz ve--Q xxkf ffih' 1 r e I I f n 1 Classes demand preparation, I1 9 ? library Students as well as instructors enjoy using the at- tractive and comfortably furnished library for study, serious reading, and research, lVluch recreational read- ing material attracts those who Wish to relax in the homelike atmosphere. Sixty-five regularly received per- iodicalsg three daily newspapersg one weekly newspaper: an extensive vocational fileg a vertical file of clippings, TM If X ll .WM new Y 5 M , pamphlets, and miscellaneous itemsg and a collection of 1772 books is available to library users. These books are supplemented with materials from the high school and state libraries. The library is open each school day from 8:15 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. It seats thirty-eight people. A favorite corner of the college library is the magazine rack. Students Bertha Edwards, Kay Moutrie, and Teresa Karch look over the latest issues. I Tx 'PA .. ,M "' wb, 1 Engli h K--,N ' we English 102 Class discussions are an important feature of this second semester course which emphasizes the reading and analysis of essays and includes advanced theme writing. English 202 Students listen to an oral report in this modern literature course which trains students to rc-nd with insight and appreciation from selected classics of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, 5. ' A .1 2 Q mt? . Q ,IL iv' '31 sei' I' Psychology This course, a general introduction to the psychological nature of man, traces man's personality devel- opment and his basic adjustment patterns. P ycholog and Education Education 202 Principles of mental hygiene,the psychol- ogy of learning, and adolescent psychology are applied to practical problems in the teaching profession in this basic undergraduate course in educational psychology. History Histow 102 The history of Western Civilization from 1815 to the present day emphasizes liuropcan nationalism, liberalism, and imperialism. Political cience Political Science Political Science offers a study of the history, procedure, and organization of our gove rnment. History 202 This history course traces the development of the United States from thc close of the Civil War until the present time. .l 'El 6 2 'H its SS Hygiene 101 Modern principles and practices of personal and community health are covered in this course which is required for all degree candidates. Health Mrs. Katherine Rutherf0rd,R.N lVlrS. Rutherford holds a consulta- tion with student Roger Loss. Health services are available to allcollege stu- dents. Mrs. Rutherford has a health record for each of the college students. 26 "X, 'Hu Chemistry 102 Laboratory work is an important part of this second semester chemistry course which gives an introduction to organic chemistry. cience Botany 102 James E. Love, instructor, sets up an experiment as students watch. Botany consists of a study of the morphology and physiology of plants. Geology 102 Students study rock samples in connection with the course which presents the study of earth and life. Engineering 102 Here students apply their knowledge of descrip- tive geometry. The course deals with the theory of projections with application to the solution of prob- - lems involving points, lines, planes, curved surfaces, and solids, xxx te 'fix Engineering and Mathematic Math Methods Mathematics 113 Math methods is a course designed for those students who This Course Cgvers the Study of fundamentals of analytic and Dlim to fe-3011 OU the 91'3m911t31'Y leV9l- T93ChiNg P1'0C'3dU1'eS 3119 numerical trigonometry. To solve practical problems related be- introduced to the students while fundamental principles of arith- tween Sides and angles of the right triangle, the law of tangents metic are reviewed. and cosines is used. ,vii ,xx 'Ax -Q, 28 ir. wr' 4,-H! Economics 102 Business Education 243 Xb T11iS 60011011110 gGOgI'aDhy COHFS6 i11L1StI'3'C6S the 1'G121tiOl1Shi1D Business law is an introduction to the rules, standards, and between man's utilization of the major resources of the world and principles governing business and business transactions, the earth's geographic patterns. Economic and Bu iness Education , L ,,, cf Eksmiri am za tiiid Business Education 112 Students take timed writings to develop proficiency in typing. Students should type G0 words per minute by the end of the semester. X.. J Accounting 10 -4 Students watch as instructor B111 Thompson illustrates second semester course which presents the more intricate an accounting problem Practice sets and problems are used procedures of accounting as practical applications of the m'1ter1a1 covered in this if f ff' A Zin-A. 4 7 EZ Q ffl-...f A A Accounting Accounting 202 This intermediate accounting course cen- ters around accounting theory and practice M uslc 112-113 Students and W, H, Beckmeyer,prepare to listen to a tape in this music history and appre- ciation ccurse which is a continuation of basic music literature. Mu ic and Art An102 Art students use a wide variety of materials in this study of the theory and practice in the elements of design. Speech 101 Student Don Reed delivers a speech to his attentive classmates. Speech 101 deals with the preparation and delivery of short speeches and emphasizes the importance of clear com- munications. French 102 French students enjoy an informal class session in the relaxed atmosphere of student Rosalie Anslingeids home, Conversation is emphasized and prac- ticed in this course of advanced work in grziininar and pronunciation, 32 Speech and French if 5? 5-auf Men's Physical Education Basketball is a favored form of activity in a course which includes baseball, volleyball, weighl lifting, and wrestling. Physical Education Women's Physical Education Miss Dinah Tanner's second semester freshman ball, square dancing, and gymnastics. Sophomore women group prepares for 21 practice session at archery, do practice teaching in games and dancing and study Throughout the year the classes participate in vollev- golf during the spring term, oarmg 20 s The Twent1es roared agam m the glrls' small gym m November 1959 as costumed students turned and a mock ganglancl Sl100t1I'1g hlghhghted the evemng R ' ' ost to re-create ,:1 fabolous era. Flapper costumes I' I Go, Warriors, Go! I I I I In I I Activities 'ii Q: ,W Q. Second Half Centralia Game Now, Dewey said. . . 'v- Term Paper Means Research Recitals take practice Problem Solved! Back that team! Warriors! Vw'z1rrio1's! XX11r1'iors! tw 74 z ,, fe 5, The student council holds one of its weekly meetings. Members STANDING are from left to right: Jean llutchison, Mrs. Betty Ann Ward, sponsor, Al Farmer, Don Reed, and Bill Randall. SEATED around the desk :ire Mary Kiefer, Gary Sweetin, and Deanna Arnold. Two students, a boy :ind Fl girl, are elected from thc sophomore and the freshman class, and three more students are elected to represent the student body at A., Qs t f D, ,yr X wf Ja" J ess: - - Q f fx H fww'tw Fisk .. w vm, -New Q., Ajffjyy ry 1,3 gf 5 25 1 1 ,U , ,, 1 , X Y. txffiix ,Af 5 N ff 3 Qt I QV f x fd Q fa: 5, fl' if 2 Keg lf, Q f if ,ga we 1 , 9 ig? X 4, sf f 7 f , t 'E' W W ft- Y- ,at lnf-ge. At regular council meetings, the members dis- cuss and act upon suggestions and criticisms submitted by the students. Among student council duties are shar- ing in determining the governmental policies of the school, in planning social and student functions, and in deciding on the distribution of the funds collected from student activity fees. tudent Council ri Van Officers and sponsor meet for an informal dis- cussion of student council projects. FROM LEFT TO RIGHT they are Mrs. Betty Ann Ward, sponsorg Gary Sweetin, presidentg Deanna Arnold, secretaryg and Mary Kiefer, vice-president. Editorial and layout Staff , ,mfg V, A. Iggy mf' f 1 3, The editorial staff of the Pyramid gather for a conference and work session. SEATED fror' left to right are Miss Barbara Luchsinger, sponsor: Ron Wilson, Shirley Payne, Jean Hutchison, Louise Johnson, Sue Taylor, and Judy Pigg. NOT PICTURED are Carolyn Fore, Ronald Harper, Eddie Hugill, and Mary Heidenreich, typist. Pyramid taff CO-EDITORS: Pyramid editors , Jean Hutchison and Shirley Payne, prepare picture layouts for the college annual. . "Huw, Mmfc J ECW WL rf' Ky K ,A T i in" 'avg Advenising Staff FROM LEFT TO RIGHT: Donna Derry, Definnzl .XI'Illllfl, Sue Ann Dorris, Roger Neal, Lola lllzie Weld, Louise Johnson, Jim H, Moore, Sue Tzivlur, and Jim Green. SEATISD are Ron Wilson, .Xrlvertisingg lXl:1nnger1 Judy Pigg, Assistant Advertising Mainzigxerz :md BllI'lJ1ll'Zl Brien. NUT PICTURISD are Joan Anderson, Carolyn Fore, .Xl Farmer, Mary Kiefer, Sue Uverbey, Jenin P:1islev,Kenl Piper, Don Heed, Gary Sweetin, Ilolxinrl Webb, :ind Dale Wolfe. 15 tudent Illinoi Education Association as H- 'ff ifxa , ., 3, gi ,Aim A if fa Here a panel discussion is conducted by junior high pupils during the February, 1960, meeting. The monthly meetings feature movie slides, lectures, and panel dis- cussions. This year Kappa Gamma, which received its charter in March, 1958, increased its membership to forty-one students. The special project of the local chapter is its observation program. Through cooperation with local school authorities, S,E,A, members have been able to observe classroom procedures in both city and county schools. la. is Kappa Gamma also sent a delegation to the state S.E,A, convention in Wheaton, Illinois. This organization gives students preparing forteaching an opportunity to take active part in the local, state, and national educational associations with which they will be associating during their professional careers. The chapter is, in effect, a local student association. Every member establishes a professionalcitizenship he will wish to continue as long as he is a teacher. 'qmlmf 1 if-N Meeting informally to discuss future plans of the S,E.A. are Ronald Harper, president, Carolyn Fore, second vice-presidentg Mrs. Imogene Book, sponsorg and Kay Moutrie,first vice-president. G Q5 Q' t 1 Science Club 'MM W me W 0 4 , 'S+ me. ,., ,- 1' fr , ag t A ,L Q, Q66 2 5141845773522 suit' ILYQQZQM 5i,?'WgavaaizA"f,,,,N1?Z,gg-Q, '4y'?3f4f1hzs'fM'9 ,S is +V ' el 1:2 wa rg aka af Q, as ' Q ,Z Lectures, discussions, movies, and field trips are an area of science but also for those people who are cur- activities of the Science Club, which has twenty members. ious about recent scientific developments or interested in The Science Club is not only for students who plan to enter science as a hobby. Officers Robert Dennis, vice-president, Larry Lee, presidentg Roland Webb, sec retary- treasurerg and James E. Love, sponsor, in- spect the planets of a model solar system. The models were made by the Science Club, which has charge of creating displays for the case. , 3 9 Warrior a..:1X'2-11' ' L-M 3 eve? . Nur" N31 'Nt Basketball is a major extracurricular activity of the college and the source of much of our school spirit. The following players are on the Warrior squad: STANDING are Will Lee, coachg Frank Moore, Ron Crabtree, Bob Glenn, Robert Dennis, Don 2242. Rightnowar, Larry Stewart, Jim R. Moore, Roger Loss, and J, D, Shields, coach. KNEELING are Tom Charleton, Richard Gardner, Al Farmer, Jim H. Moore, Charles York, and Roger Neal. BASKETBALL SCOR ES Mt. Vernon 87 Paducah Jr. College 88 Mt. Vernon 77 Belleville Jr. College 92 Mt. Vernon 61 Centralia Jr. College 71 Mt. Vernon 73 SIU of E, St. Louis Jr. Varsity 63 Mt. Vernon 61 Lincoln Jr. College 80 Mt. Vernon 74 Greenville Jr. College 66 Mt. Vernon 52 McKendree Jr. Varsity 71 Mt. Vernon 90 Springfield Jr. College 69 Mt. Vernon 73 SIU of Alton Jr. Varsity 82 Mt. Vernon 93 Paducah Jr. College 111 Mt. Vernon 105 Belleville Jr. College 95 Mt. Vernon 86 McKendree Jr. Varsity 60 Mt. Vernon 78 SIU of E, St. Louis Jr. Varsity 86 Mt. Vernon 75 Centralia Jr. College 69 Mt. Vernon 61 Lincoln Jr. College 622. Mt. Vernon 64 Springfield Jr. College 65 Mt. Vernon 83 SIU of Alton Jr. Varsity 73 FARMINGTON, MO. INVITATIONAL TOURNAMENT CENTRALIA INVITATIONAL TOURNAMENT Mt. Vernon 62 Hannibal-LeGrange Jr. College 92 Mt. Vernon 69 Belleville Jr. College 73 Mt. Vernon 2 Lincoln University fforfeitj 0 Mt. Vernon 68 Springfield Jr. College 79 Mt. Vernon 70 Bolivar Jr. College 83 .gf " W, ggRW,,,.A, , :4IQgQ,E,,,:' 5 1 L kill. Cheerleader and Warrror Wi Performing at all Warrior games were college cheer- Garner, Thad Kuenz, Roland Webb, and Mary liieter. leadersg Doris Hongsermeier, Michael Quinn, Charles The cheerleaders are sponsored by Miss Dinah Tanner. Warrior Cheerleaders and Warrior swing into action during a home game. These half time performances contributed greatly to the fans' increased support of the team. Warrior Don Reed gives a war-whoop as part of the half time entertainment. Warriorette and Majorette One of the entertainment features of the basketball season was the home game appearance of the Warriorettes, a drill team sponsored by Miss Rebecca Petitt. The girls FROM LEFT TO RIGHT are as follows: Kay Moutrie, Appearing at the home games during the second semester were the Community College majorettes , Mary Lynne Plemon add Carol Cowen. 1959 Queen Presiding over her court is 1959 Spring Formal Queen Mary Kiefer The dance was held in May 1959 inthe girls' Small gym fl Christmas Dance Couples enjoy an intermission at the 1959 Christmas dance, which was held in the girls' small gym, -qu,-.-..--g-pn..----N,-1- Q ng 44 sl . f , , 3 X ex 3 9 - if , 9 9 , . 3' 1, ef li fe x 52 Xe ,, x W ' 0 Ns, A 7 1 e X we Mx K whew A o i r r I 1 h 1 1 4 I 7 fLcf r I r Y Y V 1 1 ' 1 1 I 3 3 it it h 1 E Communit Chorus and Orchestra Community Chorus and Orchestra The Mt. Vernon Community Chorus and Orchestra is open to both students and faculty of the junior college. In these organizations the community and the college achieve a closer relationship through participation in the activities of the chorus and orchestra. fi Beatnik Party The co11ege's first major social event of 1959 was a beatnik party which satirized the "beat generation," The party was held in the girls' small gym in October, Bongo drums, beards, and "beat" poetry helped create the atmosphere for this timely spoof, 'QL j Ina Sponsors ALBERT'S 914 Main CH 4-3736 ALLEN'S A.G. GROCERY Belle Rive 803 BAYER BODY AND PAINT SHOP 817 Harrison CH 2-1500 BAYER MOTOR COMPANY 211 North 10th Street CH 2-5100 BEAN'S STANDARD SERVICE 6th and Main Street CH 2-9717 BELLE RIVE FURNITURE STORE 33 BENNETT AND BENNETT GROCERY CH 4-3929 Bonnie BOWEN AND BREHM IMPLEMENT CO. 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