Muhlenberg High School - Muhltohi Yearbook (Laureldale, PA)

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R 5 Ff F E i . E 5 5 ,s 4? 6 f E 6 5 B ni f 1 x i H F V 4 i X 1 Y 1 5 : Q 1 53 MUHLTOHI ISLJ-,IELQH EY C1358 of Muhlenberg TOWHS11iP Scluoo DEDICATION To the American High School--a vital force in the building of the peace to which welmust dedicate our efforts if all men are to enjoy freezlom from racial anrl religious prejudices without fear of political or social inequality. i I , x qv- I z,g1f!.5" ' . 51 ,z,ij:,y4.-L, :,,, ,K - 1: .vm writ , X fwibf-F112 Qi'fQ?m w f X .. 1, .,,.. M, V ,,,,.,,w51,, .,,,-M. -- :rm 'Q 2 CHU!-ILTDI-ll MUL1CHhCIS OWI1S1'11ID SC1'1001 OZI1' EHRL H. BOYER CHHRLES I-1. TROUT President Secretary 1943-1949 1945-1951 LLOYD M. SCHHEFFER HRTHUR C. MELICK Vice-President Treasurer 1945-1951 1943-1949 DHNIEL G. ROTHERME1. CHHRLES 'S. CRUMBLING Solicitor Superintendent ELVIN H. HDHMS CHESTER M. FIES IOSEPH W. SEYFERT 1941-1947 1941-1947 1941-1947 FIRST ROW. left to right: Melick, Trout, Schaeffer, Pies. SECOND ROW: Boyer. Hdams, Seyiert. Crumbling, Roihermel. L 4 Cl-IHRLES S, CRUMBLING KERMIT H. SCHMEHL !jSuperinte11dent J ' Principal 143. yfln Ed., Hlbright o ege Ph.B.. Muhlenberg College fawym l ' 't M.S. in Ed.. University ol 'H' V' Pennsylvania N. EVEI.YNfM. BECKER MYRON F. BOYER Home Economics Science B.S.. Hlbright College B.S. in Ed., Kutztown State Teachers College 5 QHUHLTUHI HENRY M. BRBDER ELLH M. BRESLER Science Geography B.S.. Muhlenberg College B.S., Hlbright College IHMES R. BROKENSHIRE CHHRLES E. BUCKWORTH Mathematics Physical Education , B.S.. Franklin and Marshall B.S. in Ed.. East Stroudsburg State College Teachers College f 6 LLOYD L. CLElVIENS IEHN 9. CURLFY Physical Education, Health Ellgllsh, Latin B.S., albrigm College H-B-A HlbfighfC0l1ege IDB L. EBLING' EMMH P. EPLHR Home Economics Physical Education B.S., Pennsylvania Statel College B.S. in Ed.. Temple University 7 Q I IUHLTOHI i LlJLlx,L'v'J xfopv .l X, I Ll' my X ,gy FLOYD HHRRY G. GERBERICH ' Latin, German Mathematics H-B-1 Bucknell U!1iVe1'SilY B.S. in Ed., Lebanon Valley College LEONORH S. GUTHRIE ESTELLB E. HHRRIS Commercial English B.S. in Ed., Susquehanna H.B., Wilson College University S Q Au We IOHN E. HHRRIS . HENRY F. HOFFMAN, IR. HfSf0I.V Instrumental Music B-S- in Ed-. hu ill College B.S. Music Education. Lebcx n f 4 X' ,l x bl 1 f 1 f f Lvf- ' lb :un 'elf' 11 sw my fl J' a a Hxno ON J I VocallxM Lsic Vx, X , B.s in Ed.1Mansiie gejgij A l l f MV Tfcvers College A Z! xl ,ji V, ff ME 4, fi ,fx Yi fxtyuill M 2 73 ' V, ,X xzwxq N! ' f -'I N H l gl- fl l AJ ' J K5 Alf 1 up rf' U f ,V f W x . qfM IAAO 1000- 5 QUENTIN R. KEHTH Mechanical Drawing B.S. in Ed.. Millersville State Teachers College l ,U . 1V ' 1 fi fa M 9 Mfg l fill f'J lv'- '47 V UHLTUH' RRY L. KISTLER THELMB. L. KNHUSS Mathematics Com-mercial B.S. in Ed.. Kulztown State B. S. in Ed., Bloomsburg State. Teachers College Teachers College LeROY K. LHUCK FRRNK I. MCHLOOSE Social Science, journalism Commercial H.B., Muhlenberg College B. S. in Ed.. Bloomsburg Stale M.H., Columbia University Teachers College 10 l FLORENCE E. MESSNEH ROBERT H- MORRIS English, Spanish Mathematics H.B.. Pennsylvania State College SLB.. GettYSbl1fg Cflllege MIRIHM E. MOYER FRHNCES B. M. RHHN English Guidance' Counselor B.S. in Ed., Kutztown State H.B., Hood College Teachers College Ed.M., Harvard University 11 ill-........ f9"4' HHZEL H. RHMSHY E. BRBINERD REINERT English Geography H.B., Blbright College B.S. in Ed., Kutztown State Q Teachers College 1 STELLH M. ROTH SHRH R. ROTHERMEL English Librarian H.B., Pennsylvania State College I-LB., Mt. Holyoke College 12 ESTELLE I. RUPP Art B.S., Kutztown State Teachers College IHMES B. SHHNER, IR. Industrial Arts Williamson Trade School RICHHRD B. SHERKER Social Studies B.S. in Ed., Millersville State Teachers College ROBERT D. SHIPE. lH. Commercial B.S., Hlbright College v 9 f' ' ' ' 7 7' ' T QHUHLTDHI E, i E . 13 ij ,HNNH R' SF-IFER . THEODORE E. srann Z Physical Education, Health Science f B.S. in Ed., Temple University B S Franklin and Marshall College M.S. in Ed., University of Pennsylvania 3 i 5 F 2 2. Y i I 4 EDITH E. STHUDT M. CHTHERINE WERTZ History Civics, History H.B., Ursinus College B.S. in Ed., Lebanon Valley M.H.. Columbia University College 14 L , ,, -C gt, IHSON W. WHITE Mathematics B.S. in Ed., Bucknell University M.S.. University of Michigan lVl. HNNETTB. KHUFFMHN Music B.S. in Music Ed., Pennsylvania State College ESTHER M. WILLITS ' History B.S., West Chester State Teachers College M.H., Duke University GRHCE L. GOOD School Nurse Washington Sanitarium and Hospital Q 9 Q I IUHLTDHI HHRRY G. GENSEMER Attendance 0Hicer s ETHEL I. SHHNER Secretary to Principal Wyomissing High School IUNE F. KURZWEG Secretary to Superintendent Muhlenberg Township High School CLHRH K. OXENREIDER Part-time Secretary Inter-State Commercial College 'F' -135,1 ' 1' fj- MKF-,Q . x mlafifm .., ,,. .. ,, . V 1, 1:14212-'ii-ff f, ' -f' ' X , I , A A f a 'HI' frgzrqzyzgzwfzaix I H, 3.7 . , Mir, .QGJUEQVA 3: qfwwb Y' E E 22 5. N j fl li I .': q mg: N' q. gl gb 1 F ?"-71, 3 Swan Y 1 n e Q? Ei QQUI-ILTDI-II HNNH, HDI-1M Hcademic Hnyc: . . . full of vim. vigor, and vitality . . . always smiling . . . senior G.H.H. manager . . . usually selling something' . . . ardent sports fan . . . Blue Horizon Club treasurer . . . enjoys eating . . . works at "Sam" Reeser's Restaurant . . . plans to increase the en- rollment at Reading Business Institute. ' Horizon Club ll. Treas. 12: G.H.B. Mgr. 10. 11, 12: Muhltohi. ROSE RDBMS Commercial Rosie . . . small . . . cute . . . lively member of senior class . . . al- ways giggling at somebody's jokes . . . favorite pastime is reading . spare time occupied with .ushering at Embassy after school and weekends . . . takes a "bus-man's holiday"-goes to the movies. Mixed Chorus 11: Y-Teens 11. X , in Hans . . . short . . . well-rounded . . . jovial journalist . . . centers his efforts on the sports page of the Observer . . . returned to Muhl- enberg after a three-year sojourn at Reading High . '. . portrayed leadingxrole of "Iohnny" in the senior class play . . . draws a sal- ary from Hndrew's Drug Store . . . always speaks his mind. Observer 12: Senior Play: Muhltohi. EUGENE HRTZ Industrial Gene . . . of minimum stature . . . platinum-haired . . . spic, and span . . . unassuming . . . quiet but diligent student . . . well-de- veloped sernse of humor . . . accomplished acrobat . . . member of 'tumbling team . . . adept at mechanical drawing. Cheerleading 10: Tumbling Team 10. 11. 12. 18 s' MHRYLOUISE BHER Marylouise . . . friendly . . . serious-minded . . . wittyl . . . faithful follower of swing bands on the radio . . . ardent movie lan . . . handy with a needle: and thread . . . chewing gum cracker . . . loves food . . . hobby-baking . . . expects to work at the Hutomatic Coaster. Y-Teens 11, 12. DOROTHY BECK Supsy . . . humorous . . . ideal friend . . . supplies the 12-1 home- room with Brownies at noon . . . fakes a Dutch accent . . . active member of Blue! Horizon Club . . . spare time spent playing piano and records . . . usually heard saying "Hubba" . . . works at Tem- ple State Bank on Saturdays. Mixed Chorus 10, 11. 12: Horizon Club 11, 12: Muhl- tohi: Iunior Play. Commercial HRLENE BBIR Commercial Hrlene . . . happy medium between quiet and noisy . . . always laughing . . . enjoys "cutting a rug" . . . spare time activity-ern larging her wardrobe . . . swoons over name-bands which she hears in person at every opportunity . . . hopes to become a bank em- employee. Y-Teens 11: Muhltohi. Commercial DONHLD BECKER Hcademic Butch . . . tall and slim . . . enjoys typing . . . warbles while bath- ing . . . love for sports demonstrated by position as varsity guard . . . prize German scholar . . . favorite pastime is sleeping . . . can wusually be found at Hyde Park drug store . . . expects to study business administration at Hlbright College. Mixed Chorus 10: Hall Patrol 12: Honor Society 12: Basketball 12: Muhltohi. 9 19 RUTH BEHM Commercial Ruth . . . rosy cheeks . . . jolly and good natured . . . pleasant smile for everyone . . . favorite hobby is driving a car . . . enjoys concerts and symphonies immensely . . . pet expression. "Oh, Crow!" . . . likes to stroll the halls at lunch time . . . loves to type . . . aims to become a typist in someone's office. Muhltohi. WHLTER BICKEL Industrial Walter . . . air of quiet authority . . . pilots Hi-Y . . . dependable . . . efficient . . . gentleman and scholar . . . "Pepsodent" smile . . . soft-spokern . . . popular . . . sterling friend . . not given to discussing himself . . air-minded . . . hopes to make a career of flying. Mixed Chorus 10. 11. 12: Hi-Y 11. Pres. 12: Highway ax Patrol' 10, 11: Traffic Court 12: Honor Society ll. 12: Tumbling Team 10. 11. 12: Class V. Pres. 12. 21' I Z APA' 5-76 HUDREY BLHTT Commercial Healthy . . . a personality plus . . . cute dimples . . . friendly smile . . . neatly curled hair . . . always blushes when asked to talk be- fore an audience . . . booster of all sports . . . likes to trip the light fantastic . . . will answer the call of the commercial world. Y-Teens ll. 12: Muhltohi. SHIRLEY BOSOLD Commercial Shirley . . . brown-eyed and blonde. too! . . . has a rosy outlook on life . . . chatter-box . . . kept Y-Teens well nourished during nippy autumn weather . . . constant movie goer . . . her presence is evidenced by the sound of cracking gum . . . always present to see Muhls win . . . will become full-fledged beautician. Y-Teens ll. 12: Swimming Club 10. Wi y l 20 HERBERT BREITEGHM Herb . . . meek . . . bashful . . . one of our "out-ol-town" students . . . being quiet in classes doesn't mean that he doesn't enjoy con- versing . . . fishing tan . . . doesn't care for curious people . . . a ready smile for everyone . . . he expects to become a "nephew" of Uncle Sam. IOYCE BROWN Ioyce . . . pleasant . . . laughs at her own jokes . . . tramps the halls with pal, Ruth . . . often seen in"peanu't gallery" . . . covers a lot ot territory hiking . . . enjoys seeing a good game ol football or basketball . . . relishes Italian sandwiches . . . iuture saleslady. Muhltohi: Y-Teens 12. Hcademic ' DORIS BRICKER Home Economics Doris . . . small . . . the outdoor type . . . favorite pastimes are dancing and eating . . . spends endless hours on the telephone talking to lack . . . can be found almost every Sunday in "Smutcl1- dykef Valley" . . . always "spinning platters" on her phonograph . . . plans to work in a local firm. Y-Teens ll. Commercial IEHN BUCHTER Commercial Boxer . . . light brown, naturally curly hair . . . another Embassy usherette . . . likes to be on decorating committees lor school dances . . . loves to paint . . . designs dresses . . . always late for school . . . one oi the third linger, left hand girls . . . a certain "ensign" occupies her time. - Y-Teens 11, 12: Muhltohi. 21 f 47 Q I IUHLTOI-II MHRIE CHNONICO Commercial Nina . . . lanky . . . pleasant . . . sweert personality' . . . her quiet manner is ,somewhat deceiving . . . witty . . . newcomer from Coal- dale . . . athletically inclined . . . allergic to her "darling" brothers . . . carries "Rogues" gallery in her wallet . . . would like to be- come an elementary teacher. Y-Teens 12: Muhltohi. MHRY COWLEY Commercial Mary . . . 'energetic . . . active in all sports . . . preders baseball . . . amateur photographer . . . hobbies are dancing and art . . . one of the full-time art students . . . works in the flora and iauna department of a local "five and ten" . . . aspires to become a sec- retary. Y-Teens ll. 12. Bar CMMEHJM Zig ommerciqi b u Pieshdie . . . red hair . . . silent, ashf 1 type . . . allergic to sill girls . . . soda ierker at: Boyer's . cooperative and efficient in his ,undertakings . . . specialty -wallet pictures lor the Sex 1e's books. kk Baseball 10. ll. l'2: Muhltohi. MHRIHN DHVIS Flcademic Marria . . . shorty . . . avid reader . . . collects records of classical and popular music . . . attracted 'by the out-of-doors . . . often drives her father's car . . . typing is her favorite subject . . . usually seen with Doris and Betty . . . wants to become a"woman in white" at the Reading Hospital after graduation. Horizon Club ll. 12: Iunior Play: Muhltohi. 22 MHRIHN DELLICKER Commercial Marian . . . sweet disposition . . . earnest . . . always courteous and refined . . . holds her own musically, via piano . . . spends her spare time writing letters to her friend in khaki . . . efficient typist . . . diligent student . . . intends to secure an office position. lV1ixed Chorus 10. 11, 12: Horizon Club 11, 12: High- way Patrol 11: Honor Society 12: Muhltohi. HRTHUB. DOIHN lim . . . the lithe, blond gentleman . . . always smiling . . . hidden talent-crooning . . . has an aversion to cold weather . . . baseball star, first magnitude . . . plays center position on basketball court . . . midnight snacker . . . conscientious student . . . intends to pur- sue an engineering course at Duke. Mixed Chorus 10. 11, 12: Hall Patrol 12: Highway Patrol 10, ll: Honor Society 11, V. Pres. 12: Basket- ball 1l, 12: Football. Mgr. 11. 12: Baseball 10. ll. 12: Muhltohi. SHIRLEY DeLONG Hcqdemic Shirley . . . "Miles" are never iar away for her . . . spends spare time at Sachs . . . delights in going driving . . . cheerful and con- tented . . . dotes on dancing, especially modern dancing . . . dis- plays a friendly spirit . . . plans to enter the nursing profession via the Reading Hospital. Hcademxc BETTY DRESH Commercial Shorty . . . proverbial blue-eyed. blonde-haired miss . . . thrilled by a certain somebody . . . soda ierker at a local dairy . . . drools at the thought of ice cream . . . Mr. Harris' attendance officer . . . one-half of a rug-cutting and polka team . .A . one of our home- makers of the near future. Y-Teens 12. 9 23 QHUHLTDI-ll ROBERT DUNKLE Commercial Bob . . . well-groomed hair . . . short, chubby, and jovial . . . plays on the Temple Fire Hall softball teazri . . . rates hunting and ice skating as tops . . . pet peeve is oral composition . . . lacks a fond- ness for school with the exception of art class . . . plans to become a mechanic. Muhltohi. CHHRLES EISENBROWN academic Skip . . . one of the more jovial members of the class-a jokew for every occasion . . . attends local affairs in Dad's Buick . . . respon- sible for Miss Horton's paddle-only fact which can be held against him . . . Hlbright College will be graced by his presence in the near future. Mixed Chorus 10. ll, 12: County Chorus 12: Senior Play: Muhltohi. IAIQ PEHRL ESCHBHCH Commercial Eschie . . . Blandonite . . . pint-sized senior . . . talkative . . . friendly . . . enjoys telling jokes . . . "cutest laugh you ever did hear" . . . unassuming . . . livens 'up a party . . . likes to strum on her guitar . . . one-man girl . . . efficiency plus in the kitchen. Y-Teens 113 Muhltohi. DORIS EVHNS Commercial Evansie . . . always laughing . . . faithful rooter at all games . . . collects data on local squads and school . . . bakes delicious choc- olate cakes . . . can often be seen at the movies-Guy and Van are her ideals . . . typing, her favorite subject . . . will be some- one's "sienog." Y-Teens ll. 12: Muhltohi. 24 I RITH FISH Iust Rita . . . cheerful companion . . . avocation-oil painting . . . ivory tickler . . . efficient and dependable commercial student . . . eager at all times to help . . . possesses a keen sense of humor . . . perfect attendance at all games . . . alter graduation is ioining the marc of secretaries. , Commercial f ff , ga . ' . f . L. t 1 Wu! Yirgerfs 11. 12: Mtfiyqhaf fl f ,-V IVUJ MLf'- I JI f ,lf A N J ' V ., A, u" ' " V V ' If ' I ' f 1 X, Ji ,gf If " ' vi ' . J y play Ju, ,, X I ,AU f 1 1 ' fl v r ' Y J. f I U f l , ,a I ! 7 ,ja r ' f. f ,Aj-' 4 ' rf K I U .0 at o " ELIZHBETH FOLK Commercial . Betty . . . ready smile . . . dark. curly hair . . . songster . . . favorite expression. "Oh, heavens" . . . talented pianist . . . hearty laugh HLEXHNDER FOLTZ Hlex . . . not the worrying type . . . exceedingly quiet-at times . . . witty . . . student of art and history . . . swimming fan . . . faithful 'decorator for dances . . . delights in teasing the fairer, sex about mice . . . pet peeve-washi g b ackboards. OU Hi-Y 12. . . . adores brunettes . . 4 relishes limburger . . . dabbles in oils . . . after graduation:-a portrait tinter in a photography studio. Mixed Chorus 10. ll. 12: County Chorus 11, l'2: District Chorus 11, 12: Y-Teens ll, 12: Iunior Play: Muhltohi. - General WW IOHN FOX General Foxy . . . nickname no index to his character . . . seems quiet to those who do not know him personally . . . least of his worries is the opposite sex although he admits that he has "certain interests" . . . building and flying model airplanes is favorite diversion . . . aspires to "draft" his way to success. 9 M 47 IU UHLTUHI H sf-1,44 ff-L4 0 oftflft JLALA mbviff 59175 , c A ' A02 X HENRY ap s RHLPH GBSSERT Ralph . . unassuming . . . deli rate . . . . . committee chairman of the Hi-Y . tennis any time . . . former IayVee football and 'basketball player . . . attends night school to leam bookkeeping . . . his ambition- Certified Public Hccountant. Mixed Chorus 12: Hi-Y 10. ll. 12: Hall Patrol 127 Highway Patrol 10. IDB. N Id man of the Blue Horizon Club . . . zealous basketball fan . . . enjoys swimming immensely . . . can usually' be found "munching" . . . struggled through first-year German . donning a nurse's cap after graduation. Mixed Chorus 12: Horizon Club ll. 12: G.H.H. 10, 11, 12: Muhltohi. a . . . one of the more quiet seniors fait timetsl . . . service chair- Henry . . . genial . . . dependable . . . mixed chorus soloist and accompanist . . . able trombone tooter . . . captained his class in junior and senior years . . . versatile . . . music for local school dances provided by his own swing band . . . excellent scholar plans to attend Ithaca College to further his musical education Orchestra 12: Band 10. 11, 12: District Band 11, 12: State Band 12:Co1unty Band 10, 11. 12: Mixed Chorus 10. ll. 12: County Chorus 12: District Chorus f 11. 12: State Chorus 11, 12: Debating 11, 12: Honor Society ll. Pres. 12: Senior Play: Track 10, ll. 12: County Orchestra 1'2: District Orchestra 12: Class Pres. 11. 12. 4 Hcademic . quick to voice his opinion . . enioys a good game of IHNET GEISE Hcademic Ian . . . long. wavy hair . . . full of fun . . . admirer of the "Mummy singer" . . . pet peeve-chemistry class . . . spends all her spare 4 time with her "Hlbrightonian" . . . another amateur artist . . . latest ifad-collecting Swiss musical powder boxes . . . future ambition is to write a "Best Seller." Y-Teens ll: Observer ll: Muhltohi. 5: Commercial . . outdoor girl . . . set on 26 IEHN GEORGE Commercial Iewan . . . Y-Teen president . . . excels in commercial studies . . . talkative and affable . . . treasurer of class in iunior year . . . cer- tain blond football player her specialty . . . oyster stew her favorite food . . . unbelievable that she enioys being alone . . . will attend business school. Mixed Chorus 10. ll: Y-Teens ll. Pres. 12: Class ' Treas. ll. u 9 R Hcademic H4 re . u ' us . . . rofessor of senior class . . . appreciates everyt g fr m Ba oogie . . . constant cause of comedy . . . a t ose glas sl . . fond of flashy ties . . . frantic but efficient ofreader for server . . . plans to attend Ursinus College. Mixed Chorus 10, 11, 12: County Chorus 11, 12: Dis- trict Chorus 1Z: Debating' ll: Honor Society 12: Ob- server 1l. 12: Iunior Play: Mluhltohi. FHYNE GRHEFF Commercial Sooky . . . quite fortunate in having naturally curly hair . . . pleas- ant and sociable . . . follower of sports . . . can usually be found in Hyde Park . . . helpful . . . pet expression-"Oh, Goody Good" . . . does wonders with a needle and thread . . . future ambition- to loaf as long as possible. Y-Teens 11, 12: Highway Patrol 11: Muhltohi. OMHR GREENE Hcademic Skip . . . tennis and golf fan . . . excellent chemistry student . . . one of the "station-wagon" set . . . passes iludgment on delinquents for traffic court . . . took part in the senior class play . . . his pecu- 3 liar laugh can be heard above all others . . . prospective pre-med t at Lehigh. Mixed Chorus 12: County Chorus 12: Debating Pres. 1'2: Traffic Court 12: Honor Society 12: Senior lay: Tumbling Team 10: Muhltohi: Tennis 12. 'T ' l I , NW 27 47 Cl UH'-TQ'-" topnotch mechanic. CHROLYN GRING Commercial Carolyn . . . quiet but friendly . . . ambitious . . . waitress at Pome- roy's Tea Room . . . keen on Italian sandwiches . . . always seen with a certain "Red" head . . . covets a red cocker spaniel . . . pet peeve-nosey people . . . enjoys reading "best sellers" . . . luture Bryland student. Y-Teens ll, 12: Muhltohi. HMELIH GUIDOTTI Commercial ' Mea . . . cute . . . devotes time to roller skating and' dancing . . . never misses school fioke. sonj . . . noted for her imitation oi a baby . . . has a friendly smile lor everyone . . . displayed ability ' as a comedienne in both iunior and senior class plays . . . seriously co.nsidering attending hair-dressing school. Y-Teens 11, 12: Senior Play: Iunior Play: Swimming Team 10. 28 Debating 12: Y-Teens 12: Muhltohi. DONHLD GRETH Industrial Guench . . . happy-go-lucky fellow . . . friendly to everyone . . . impish smile . . . has a keen eye tor the opposite sex . . . usually see.n chaulfeuring a gang ol students to school in a red truck . . . laithtul basketball rooter . . . homework hater . . . aspires to be a ELIZHBETH GUENTHER Commercial Elizabeth . . . usually seen but not heard . . . friendly . . . finds pleasure in bicycle riding . . . likes pushing a pencil in bookkeep- ing . . . always whizzing through the halls . . . frequently chats about the opposite sex . . . future student ol Rider Business College. T' v!'X 7 ' PN 4-fx slfw or-f GLORIH GULDIN Gloria . . . infectious smile . . . a fun loving miss . . . coins novel expressions . . . applauds a witticism . . . smacks her lips at the thought of sundaes . . . inveterate movie goer . . . sports enthusiast . . . always roaming the halls . . . would like to obtain a job in a local factory. Y-Teens 12: G.H.B. 12: Muhltohi. KHTHLEEN HHINES Kathy . . . versatility is her inborn trait . . . winning personality . . . a loyal ticket salesgirl and energetic booster . . . loves dogs. horses. and Gregory . . . artistic and musically-minded . . . hiking and ice skating enthusiast . . . secretary of Y-Teens . . . future kindergarten teacher. Mixed Chorus 10. 11. 12: Y-Teens Ir. Treas. ll, Sec. 12: Honor Society ll, 12: Highway Patrol 11: Iunior Play: Muhltohi. Commercial ROSEMHRIE GUTIERREZ Hcademic Rosie . . . one seni-or who fully comprehends chemistry . . . excel- lent scholar . . . heaps oi fun . . . iuliillment of teachers' ideal stu- dent . . . dexterous in hand cralts . . . animal lover . . . keeps friends in stitches . . . academy award artist . . . will major in art at Kutz- town State Teachers College. Mixed Chorus ll, 12: Debating 11. Sec. 12: Y-Teens 12: Honor Society 11, 12: Track 11. 12: Muhltohi. Hcademic BEVERLY HHRTMHN Commercial Bev . . . happy-go-lucky . . . always in high spirits . . . energetic and remarkable basketball guard . . . secretary oi 12-2 homeroom . . . popular miss. with school spirit galore . . . seems quiet when in the classroom . . . hopes to "punch" her way to success as some- one's typist. Y-Teens 11. 12: Track 10. ll. 12: G.H.B. 10, 11. 12: Honor Team ll. 12: Muhltohi. 1 9 29 f 47 Q I IUHLTDI-Il IOHN HHRTMHN Industrial Iohn . . . curly hair . . . crooked smile. . . . resembles Van Heilin . . . energetic . . . hunting enthusiast, especially "dear" hunting . . . addicted to driving . . . connoisseur oi chewing gum . . . rel- ishes ice cream . . . after being graduated, will probably aid in running farms. Mixed Chorus 12: Highway Patrol 11: Muhltohi. HLLEN HHSSLER Hcudemic Woody . . . lanky . . . congenial . . . continually asking for "Benny" . . . helped give name to "Wolves Den" . . . member of county and district bands . . . fabulous stock oi witticisms . . . versatile clari- netist . . . goes completely berserk over smooth music . . . "ardent" Boy Scout . . . will enter Wyomissing Polytech. Orchestra 10, 12: Band 10. 11. 12: District Ba W County Band 12: Mixed Chorus 10. 11. 7 nty Chorus 12: Hi-Y 11, 12. rx! V aj V999 " HHRD HEFFNER Commercial Dick . . . very placid nature . . . a boy without a worry . . . ambled serenely through school . . . advocates less homework . . . has an aversion, to girls in general . . . quiet as a shadow . . . outdoor basketball fiend . . . revels in the 3520 'bell . . . movie ian . . . par- tial to art class. 41 J, 1 -V ELVIN HEIST I-lcademic Fat . . . witty . . . a devotee of the wide open spaces . . . delights in telling everyone ab-out his "hound," Webster . . . admires come- dians . . . heckles homeroom teachers . . . his dream is to spend several years in the wilds of Canada with a gun in one hand and a iishing rod in the other. I Mixed Chorus 10. 11, 12: Hi-Y 10, 11, 12: Hall Pa- trol 12. 30 CHROLYN HELMS Hcademic Carrie . . . busy as a beet . . . secretary ol the class in her iunior cmd senior years . . . toots a sax in the senior band . . . enthusiastic about all sports . . . says she'll be an old maid??? . . . hates moving . . . loves to eat . . . headline editor of "Observer" . . . finds pleas- ure in camping . . . next stop alter graduation-business school. Orchestra 12: Band 10, ll. 12: Mixed Chorus IU, ll. 12: County Chorus ll: District Chorus ll. 12: Hor- izon Club. Pres. ll, 12: Honor Society ll, Sec. 12: Observer ll, 12: Track ll. 12: G.R.H. 10, ll, Pres. 12: Muhltohi: Class Sec. ll. 12: Honor Team 10. .Au--EL! fig I , . I 7 . bf-JM IOHN HERBEIN 01 X Commercial ll, 12. Iohnny . . . quielt . . . acme ol good nature . . . likes to eat and sleep in class-anything but study . . . always ready to give his opinion on any subiect . . . quite a' sports fan . . . usually with "the gang" from Temple . . . served capalbly on the business staff of the yearbook. Muhltohi. MILES HOOVER Hcademic Miles . . . blond. good-looking . . . quick-tempered . . . mad chemist . . . particularly interested in "De Long" part of the class . . . has a knack lor disturbing Miss Floyd's trend oi thought . . . will enroll at Drexel to study engineering. Mixed Chorus 10, ll. 12: Hi-Y 10. ll. 12: Swimming Team 10. ll. qgfx. XXL 9 ' S - v Q.-Va 'X ' QQ N Many BNN HUNTER EN academic Mary Bnn . . . gay and giddy . . . owns and operates "Mervin the Monstrosityn . . . quite uninhibited and unpredictable . . . ardent V admirer of Bob Mitchum . . . favorite expression. "I'm not proud" . . . planning to spend next two years at Southern Seminary. 1 Y-Teens ll: Observer 12. O '47 31 Q I IUMLTOHI RICHHRD ILG , Richard . . . a lackadaisical person . . . his ideal, "no work, but all pay" . . . would shorten the length of periods . . . the tuba player in the band . . . tricky . . . another bunny chaser . . . dotes on ice cream . . . spare time spent experimenting with model airplanes. Orchestra 10. l2: District Orchestra 12: Band 10, 11, 12: District Band 12: County Band 12: Mixed Chorus 10. 11. ROGER ICELOW Industrial Roger . . . jovial . . . ladies' man . . . visits a junior miss frequently . . . drives Dad's Chrysler . . . interested in raising pure-bred scot- ties . . . frequent customer oi Keystone Dairy . . . basketball ian . . . wants to work for Piper Hircrait Company. Hcademic l DORIS KHNTNER Commercial Suppie . . . usually quiet? . . . cheerful to have around . . . whiz at sh-orthand . . . doesn't miss any school activities . . . baby sit- ting, writing letters, and running around occupy her spare moments . . . likes to indulge in any sport . . . served as secretary to Mr. Starr and Mrs. Wertz. Muhltohi. GLORIH KHTZENMOYER Commercial Gloria . . . "junior-sized senior" . . . blonde . . . lively . . - charm- ing personality . . . favorite pursuit-dancing with her special "Chick" . . . handy with a needle and thread . . . constant movie goer . . . heading ior a secretarial position after graduation. Muhltohi. 32 NORMHN KHUFFMHN Hcademic Son . . . good-natured . . . jovial . . . friendly . . . permanent be of "M.T.H.S. Wolves Den" . . . member of Gass' band . . . w zes around in a black "Chevy" coupe . . . knack tor story telling . . . rates swing music as the best . . . interested in all sports activities . . . will maior in Business Hdministration. Orchestra 12: Band 10, 11. 12: District Band 12: County Band 12: Mixed Chorus 10. 11. 12: County Chorus 10, 11. 12: District Chorus 11. 12: State Chorus ll: Hi-Y 10, ll, Treas. 12: Senior Play: Dis- trict Orchestra 12. BETTY KLEMMER Commercial Peachy . . . slender . . . calm. cool, and collected . . . hails from Temple . . . often seen with "Red" . . . "puts in time" at Food Fair . . . regular spectator at basketball games . . . friendly to everyone . . . after graduation. would like to secure a secretarial position. Y-Teens ll: Muhltohi. CHROLYNE KLINE Hcademic Carolyne . . . petite . . . witty . . . immaculate attire . . . toe ol "sub" sandwiches . . . literary critic . . . appreciates a sense of humor . . . speedy typist . . . secretary of Horizon Club . . . enjoys painting and playing the piano . . . hates washing dishes . . . fu- ture "woman in white." Mixed Chorus 11. 12: Horizon Club 11. Sec. 12. EDNH KRHNTZ Commercial Edna . . . -one of the few silent seniors . . . pleasant personality . . . disproves theory that red-heads are quick-tempered . . . wears a smile--but always! . . . blushes easily . . . tireless listener to hill-billy music . . . pals around with lriend Beatrice . . . aims to be someone's private secretary. I N Muhltohi. 9 33 CHU!-ILTDI-ll p IUNE KREIDER Commercial Iune . . . calm . . . appreciates a good movie . . . enjoys roller skat- ing and bicycling . . . conscientious reader . . . detests classical music . . . adores a' smooth orchestra . . . has weakness for candy and ice cream . . . favorite class-typing . . . desires to be a ste- nographer. Muhltohi. All' Dbccess o'-'R ,QP Luc ge. ? 'A ' U flo 'ff - ' ea 1 H' FRHNK KUTZ Industrial ,N V- Frank . . . short. jovial. well built . . . concentrates on mechanical X drawing . . . usually seen in Miss 'Messner's room at noon . . . cen- ters his sport ellorts on track and to-otball . . . iaithful attender at ' hoe-downs . . . alter receiving 'his diploma. aspires to enter Wyo- wtff-Q Q L, " " " 'S my S-siiezfef , .. .i as ., sguQges'.fef?f " iw 'z 5522222 M - Hia-He'2'f1w W:isx?iazxg 1 S 3 2 X L ,., S53sg3,3, ' ei Q Rl missing Polytechnic Institute or join the Hrmy Hir Corps. wif :':' Mixed chorus 12: Football 11, 12. Muhnohi: Tum- :,, bling Team 10. 11. 12. ' t ag 35 Z . 1 it . . 5 IEHN LHBE Commercial Iean . . . petite . . . chestnut-haired lass . . . quiet . . . friendly . . . 'usually seen at lunch time with the "B1andon Gang" . . . de- pendable . . . cooperative . . . is employed in an oilice at Fleetwood alter school and Saturdays . . . diversions-dancing and bowling . . . future hair-dresser. Y-Teens 11: Observer 12: Muhltohi. DONHLD LHRGE Industrial Donald . . . black. wavy hair . . . excels in mathematics a.nd me- chanical drawing . . . diversified hobbies-mostly mechanical . . . picks up "pin" money in a bowling alley . . . haunts Ridgeway Hvenue . . . likes no special food-ivust large quantities ol it . . . "Slug" will wear navy blue for tour years immediately after grad- uation. Hi-Y ll. 12: Hall Patrol 12: Football 11. 12: Muhltohi. W 34 EDWHRD LHRGE Bcademic Eddie . . . a newcomer in tenth grade, . . . "take it easy" guy' . . . loves to argue . . . neat dresser . . . admires pegged pants . . . patronizes the Riverside goll course . . . "Butch" took part in both junior and senior class plays . . . who knows, he may become an actor. Senior Play: Iunior Play: Muhltohi. GRI-ICE LHRKIN Home Economics Gracie . . . light green eyes and dark hair . . . dependable guard on the girls' basketball team . . . drools over Perry Como's singing . . . at present she makes nsundaes on Mondays" and the rest of the days in the week. . . . her third finger, left hand is occupied by a diamond . . . planning to become- a housewife. Horizon Club 11: G.H.H. 12: Muhltohi. mMa LEIBOLD Commercial Irma . . . doesn't say much . . . oral repons send shivers UP her naturall curl hair smart seamstress never an spine... y y -:- unkind word for anyone . . . athletically inclined, especially toward basketball . . . has a secret passion lmalel . . . favors secretarial field. Y-Teens 11, 12: Muhltohi. DORIS LINDERMHN Commercial Doris . . . one ol the shorter set . . . resides in Hyde Park . . . steers away irom redheads . . . relishes hotdogs . . . indulges in exten- sive correspondence . . . uses her extra energy skating and danc- ing . . . plans to become a hair-dresser-finally operating her own establishment. Horizon Club ll, 12: Drill Team ll. 12: Muhltohi. 9 35 CHUHLTOI-ll RICHHRD MCKENTLY General Mac . . . lively, careiree personality . . . advocate oi crew haircuts . . . prefers blondes . . . enjoys sports more than studies . . . shows an unusual knack for making his presence known . . . holds re- serve post on the varsity basketball squad . . . delights in pestering people . . . future ambition-to enlist in the Navy. HLMH. MEITZLER Hcademic Hlma . . . cute . . . active . . . smile lor everyone . . . busy with Observer editions . . . devotes her thoughts to alcertain "one a.nd only" . . . can devour sea tood platters "quick as a tlash" . . . news gatherer for M.T.H.S. broadcasts . . . interested in personnel work. I-'ERN MRNWILLER Commercial Stinky . . . the friendly type . . . giggles, gags. and a merry man- ner . . . cute dimple.s . . . gives a helping hand . . . corresponds with our foreign neighbors . . . shines brightly on the athletic field . . . has "Large" interests . . . her goal-being a secretary. Y-Teens 11. 12: G.B.H. 10, ll. 12: Honor Team 127 Muhltohi. Hi-Y 10. 11. 12: Hall Patrol 12: Iunior Play: Basket- ball 12: Football 11. 12: Baseball. Mgr. 10. 11. 12: Tumbling Team 10: Tennis 12. MHR GBRET MCWHDE Hcademic Peggy . . . etlervescent . . . argues politics . . . movie-mad . . . ac- complished organist . . . sports sterling silver jewelry . . . member of every available chorus . . . literary-minded . . . a bom actress . . . director ot Y-Teen chorus . . . prefers sport clothes . . . future alma mater-Wilson College. Orchestra 12: Band 10. 11. 12: Mixed Chorus 10, 11. 12: County Chorus 11, 12: District Chorus 11. 12: State Chorus ll: Y-Teens 11, 12: Honor Society 12: Senior Play: Iunior Play: Special Chorus ll. 12: Muhltohi. Mixed Chorus 10. ll, 12: Y-Teens, Program Chair- man, 11, 12: Observer 1l.'l2: G.H.H. 10: Muhltohi. 36 WMMWD BETTY MILLER Betts . . . iolly . . . blushes easily . . . rolls on the rink . . . "The Big Sleep" . . . delivers dinners at Frank Reeser's . . . future opera star . . . loves red loafers . . . her playground is the Poconos . . . seldom misses a movie . . . our future Chili Williams. Mixed Chorus 10: Horizon Club 12: Muhltohi. WILLIHM MILLER Billy . . . the all around athlete . . . height proves that good things come in small packages . . . likes to drive that "Olds" . . . whiz on the basketball ,court . . . continually says "Ding, ding, ding" . . . may be found strolling the halls with his "gang" . . . wants to go S-outh . . . object-professional baseball. Hi-Y 10, ll: Hall Patrol 12: Basketball 10. ll. 12: Football 12: Baseball 10. ll. 12. Commercial VIVIHN MILLER. Commercial Vivi . . . pleasant smile . . . easy-going lass . . . skating and danc- ing her favorite diversions . . . advocates world fellowship by cor- responding with pupils of foreign countries . . . keen on baking . . . claims she could live on tea . . . partial to music, both classical and swing. Mixed Chorus 10. 11, l2: Y-Teens ll. 12: Muhltohi. Commercial , . f EI ., ,, , h r 1 ir! I' . I I D I 1254-off! f' 'Yfr-K . 1, BONITB. MOYER 'J 1' '- academic Bonnie . . . hails from Schuylkill River district . . . "Oh gads"- favorite expression . . . hobby is collecting antiques . . . always followed by some handsome character . . . has a yen for jellybread . . . loves to experiment with H202 . . . wishes to attend McCann's Business School. Y-Teens ll. 12: Muhltohi. 37 '47 CQUHLTQHI CHHRMHINE MOYER Hcademic Char . . . constant chatter . . . cheered her way to popularity . . . .blondie of senior class . . . noted for her acting ability . . . very good at impersonating Betty Hutton . . . another one of our strug- gling art students . . . in the future. plans to become a nurse. Mixed Chorus 10. 12: Y-Teens 11. 12: Senior Play: Iunior Play: Cheerlead,-ing 10. 11 12: Track 10: uhltohi: Swimming Club 10. Commercial Moody over with mischief . . . spends spare time at "live . . . revels in telling iokes . . . dislikes work in any form . . . characterized by her lack of cosmetics and curls . . . con- siders ieans and plaid shirts the ultimate in fashion . . . likes the exits at M.T.H.S. better than the entrances. Y-Teens 11. 12. PHTHICII-1. NHGLE Hcademic Patsy . . . willowy, green-eyed brownette . . . smiles readily . . . happily disposed . . . often found in company of many other seniors frantically studying ,chemistry . . . frequents local soda emporium . . . loves walking . . . Mr. White's special agent . . . cooperative . . should make an excellent nurse. Mixed Chorus 10. 11. 12: District Chorus ll: Y-Teens 11. 12: Muhltohi: Bowling 11. 12: Swimming Club 10. IHNIGE NEUROTH Hcademic ,x Ianice . . . well-groomed . . . dependable . . . devours stuffed noodles with fervor . . . crazy about her canine . . . dabbles in flower arrangement as an, avocation . . . blue enchants her . . . one of the few careful drivers . . . avid sports ian . . . will be a lady in white. Mixed Chorus 10. ll. 12: County Chorus 12: Y-Teens 11. Treas. 12: Traffic Court 12: Honor Society 12: Observer 11. 12: Muhltohi. 38 . Z n GEORGE OXENREIDER Hcademic Mort . . . friend to everyone . . . good,-natured . . . one of the more iovial members of the class . . . rnember of sernior quartet . . . car- ries a torch for football and pretty blondes . . . secretary of Hi-Y . . . detests doing homework . . . after graduation-morticians' school. Mixed Chorus 10, ll. 12: Hi-Y 10. ll. Sec. 12: Hall Patrol 12: Football ll, 12: Baseball ll, 12: Track 12. HENRY PFHUTZ 7' Commercial Henry . . . small . . . the silent type . . . shy . . . artistically inclined . . . enthusiastic rooter at all sports events . . . often seen riding around Laureldale on his bicycle . . . movie minded . . . favorite pastime CPD cutting stencils . . . may enlist in the Hrmy after grad- uation. MHRIIHNE PHFF Commercial Ianie . . . quiet and demure . . . Winsome smile . . . usually found under a pile of hooks . . . scoots around in Dad's Chevie . . . mu- sically minded . . . accomplished 'organist and mixed chorus soloist . . . always appreciates a good joke . . . a true friend . . . hopes 'to make a career of music. Mixed Chorus 10. ll, 12: Y-Teens 11. 12: Highway Patrol ll: Photography Club 12: Bo ling ll. 12: Muhnohi. x Oxgjf X 6' IHNET PRITCHHRD Commercial Pritch . . . lively . . . small, but oh what noise . . . ever-dependable J c e eader . . . vacillating . . . took part in junior and senior class , a s , . . neatly curled hair . . . clever with needle and thread opes to 'become a medical secretary. Y-Teens 11. 12: Senior Play: lunior Play: Cheerlead- ing ll. 12: Muhltohi. Q I IUHLTOI-ll ' BEHTRICE RHHN Commercial Beaty . . . dimples . . . often singing . . . slings cokes at Hndrew's Drug Store . . . likes to laugh . . . has a passion for orange juice . . . writes to a certain fellow in the Hir Force . . . dreams of a Buick convertible coupe . . . intends to make tap dancing her career. DONALD RHPP K Q .N Hcudemic x Rapp . . e ' n . lalkative . . . nature lover . . . nspir y th 1 DQ . . es to be alone??? . . . one of the " cowba s" . 'clever debater . . . a combination of lead s ' and i ness . . . speaks his mind: . . . his future ambiti is to forestry at Penn State. Mixed Chorus 10. 11. 12: County Chorus 12: District Chorus'11, 12: Debating ll. 12: Hi-Y 11, V. Pres. 12: Honor Society 12: Observer 11, 12: Senior Play: Track 10, 11, '12: Muhltohi: Tennis 12. RHUENZHHN Hcqdemic Tom . . . basketball polisher and manager . . . one of the brainier and more studious class members . . . from his height. looks down on most people . . . expert pretzel-twister and salesman . . . wishes to enter college 'under Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps pro- gram., ' . A V Q1 -1 It 4, ,L..1.. ,1 -, F. . 3- r tw t. K, .,.-. .L-f Highway Patrol ll: Honor Society 11. Treas. 12: Senior Play: Basketball Mgr. 11, 12. Y . - , ' t gf-w. C' 'e -P .1-4,1..,.,. .Af ' "'l":"A ' " RHYMOND REBER Hcddemic Reber . . . sturdy blond . . . quiet??? . . . never in a hurry . . . barely lives through math class . . .passionate German student . . . passes the noon period wandering through the halls . . . confines his ath- letic efforts to the baseball field . . . truck loader at Bachman's Pretzel factory. 5. 2 :fo , Hi-Y 11, 12: Tennis 12. of ' 1 i WC? J A 406 MHRILYN REINERT Hcademic Marilyn . . . stately . . . attractive . . . smart wardrobe . . . fully initiated driver . . . foreign iood fiend . . . current film hero, Guy Madison . . . troubled with frozen feet while ice skating . . . would rather swim than eat . . . crazy about cats . . . intends to major in foreign languages at I-llbright. ming P Mixed Chorus 10, 11. 12: Y-Teens 11, 12: Traffic Court 12: Honor Society 12: Observer 11, 12: Senior Play: Iunior Play: Muhltohi: Brchery 11. 12: Swim- ' C . lub 10 . ':4,,,4,L..Q2v... . w--f VSA-f6 -v HELEN REISNER Hcademic Helen . . . bubbling over . . . large, blue eyes . . . corresponds extensively . . . dabbles in paint . . ..dashes madly through halls with Y-Teen notices . . . considers German and problems of democ- racy her favorite classes . . . riotous perso.nality . . . plans to ma- triculate at the University of Pennsylvania upon graduation. Mixed Chorus 10, 11, 12: Debating 11: Y-Teens 11, 12: Honor Society 12: Iunior Play: Muhltohi. .fy K' 3: AAA., ' CVLJI RICHHRD RENTSCHLER Hcademic Mortimer . . . unusually quiet . . . sincerity one ol his virtues . . . takes a lot of teasing from other class members . . . originally from Bemville . . . quite bashful . . . glamour boy of Bachman's Pretzel Factory, where he earns money from "crooked dough" . . . aspires to work at "Textile" after graduation. IEHNNE RICHHRDSON Commercial Ieannie . . . brownette . . . motto-"a smile for everyone" . . . has many pen pals . . . gads about with Thelma and Mary . . . cross country marathons her specialty . . . persistent reader . . . one of those rare people-a quiet girl in class . . . wants to be someone's secretary. Y-Teens 11, 12: Highway Patrol 11: Photography Club 12: Bowling 11, 12: Muhltohi. ' - 9 e -. 41 is-c fy 1 , if GLORIH. asset to CLHRENCE ROTHERMEL Iunior . . . quiet blond . . . surprising wit ing girls . . . advocate of pay raise for teachers . . . plays clarinet skilliully in school band . . . mania tor hazelnut ice cream . . . ping- pong champion . . . aspires to become a Orchestra 12: Band 10, ll. 12: County Band 12. become s L RHYMOND SCHLEGEL Babe . . . always smiling . . . quiet and reserved in class . . . senior class treasurer . . . worthy component of the tenor section in mixed chorus . . . model train fiend . . . usually seen in Temple on Sat- urday nights . . . intends to become a lawyer . . . will most likely attend Hlbright College next year. Orchestra 12: Mixed Chorus 1 Chorus 12: District Chorus 11. 12: Debating ll, 12: Hi-Y 12: Honor Society 12: Observer ll. 12: Class Treas. 12: Muhltohi: Tennis 12. Commercial Cookie . . . cute . . . peppy . . . capricious . . . native ot Hyde Park . . . always in there cheering . . . habitue ot South Temple Pool . . . dotes on dancing . . . usually found in the "Wolves Den" . . . pet expression, "You aren.'t kidding" . . . hopes to become an some oliice iorce. Mixed Chorus 10. 11. 12: Y-Teens 11, 12: Observer 12: Cheerleading 10, ll. 12: Swimming 11, 12: Muhltohi. Hcademic . . . penchant for torment- weather prophet. ROBERT ROTHERMEL 5 Hcademic Q Switty . . . dry humor . . . intent gaze . . . entertains both teachers and pupils . . . comet caroler . . . angelic expression plus cherubic countenance equals mischiei . . .controversial type . . . active in his church's young people's organization . . . "Herman" hopes to a minister. Orchestra 12: Band 10. 11, 12: Senior Play. Hcademic U. 11. 12: County 42 BHRBHRH SCHMEHL fb ,fl KW Hca I x Babs and Bee Bee . . . dark figures . . . sells tickets for almost anytihing . . ably carries out responsibilities . . . reserved in opinions . . . fond of musical comedies . . . excellent alto . . . ambition-to soothe someone's fevered brow or to transcribe Gregg. Mixed Chorus 10. ll. 12: County Chorus 11. 12: Y-Teens ll, 12: Highway Patrol 11: Honor Society 12: Muhltohi. IOHN SCHOENNHGEL Hcademic Iohn . . . silent type . . . art student . . . carves artistically at Gehris' Butcher Shop . . . interested in girls . . . hidden talent-basketball . . . another "crew-cutter" . . . patron of "Y" dances . . . big game hunter of Berks County . . . will don bell bottoms of Uncle Sam's Navy. Swimming Team ll. BHRRY SEIDEL Hcademic Skip . . . witty . . . easy going . . . light wavy hair and blue eyes his blue motor-scooter and in Dad's car . . . Haverford College will probably claim him after graduation . . . wants to become an arch- itect. enough to make any girl look twice . . . "scoots" around on Mixed Chorus 10. 11, 12: County Chorus 11: Hi-Y 11, 12: Traffic Court 12: Iunior Play: Muhltohi. EDITH SEIDEL Commercial Edith . . . seen but never heard . . . sweet personality . . . keen about roller rinks . . . top ranking bowman . . . proved herself capable in a secretarial position . . . eams money at Loose's print- ing office . . . plans to operate a switchboard at Bell Telephone. Y-Teens ll, 12: Hrchery ll, l2: Muhltohi. B '47 43 CQUHLTUI-ll RHLPH SEISLER Hcademic Buddy . . . shy and cute . . . medium-sized . . . hates noise . . . A would much rather 'build airplanes than look at girls-his heart's in aviation . . . appears gluedi to his seat during homeroom while he pursues his hobby . . . a prospect for Wyomissing Polytech. KERMIT SEYLER Commercial Kerm . . . iolly . . . black, wavy hair . . . good-natured . . . quiet . . . enjoys fishing and hunting and "cow-boying" in "Pop's iitney" . . . inclined to be bashiul except around his iavorite "Bonnie" . . . alter graduation intends to work at Beryllium. ROYDEN SEYLER academic Syll . . . characterized by his red truck . . . dotes on table tennis I . . . asset to school sports . . . iavorite pastime-admiring pretty girls . . . prizes his horse, Pedro . . . a railroader on the miniature scale . . . crusader lor Chrysler . . . hopes to become- a member oi the legal profession. Basketball 10. 11, 12: Football ll. 12: Baseball 10. 12: Soccer 10: Class V. Pres. ll. IHNE SHIPE Commercial lane . . . pleasant . . . handy with a needle and thread . . . deathly airaid ol snakes . . . fond ol reading and corresponding . . . be- lieves in laughing rather than crying . . . commonly uses expres- sion, "Oh. Crow" . . . prefers being a lront-seat driver . . . aspires to become a capable "stenog." Y-Teens ll. 12: Muhltohi. f I 44 DOROTHY SHURYN Dot . . . the lass with brown eyes and brown hair . . . ready, will- ing, and able . . . always smiling . . . hails from Mohrsville . . . pet expression, "Oh, sugar" . . . weekend diversions'-skating and danc- ing . . . loves to cuddle up with a good book . . . aims to be a super- secretary. A Y-Teens ll: GJ-1.I-1. 10: Muhltohi. IOYCE SPHNGLER Sister . . . sympathetic . . . full of fun . . . loyal sports fan . . . mem- ber of majorettes . . . may be found strolling the halls with, the "gang" . . . takes all responsibilities seriously . . . always willing to lend a helping hand . . . continually says "Well, say now, that is nice" . . . shows a preference tor the nursing profession. Mixed Chorus 10, 11, l2: Y-Teens 11, 12: Drill Team 11, 12: G.H.H. 10: Muhltohi. CHRI. STEELE Commercial ROBERT SLONHKER General Boo . . . participating in basketball and baseball is star entertain- ment for him . . . his theme song through the year could very easily be "Iune in Ianuary" . . . turns thumbs down on homework . . . would rather sleep or read the newspaper . . . plans to become a carpenter after graduation. Basketball 11, 12. Commercial . . . a junior Dali . . . considers surrealism the best in art . . . s to marry a million dollars . . . quite an optimist . . . pet peeve chemistry . . . always hungry . . . puts in time at Pomeroy's . . . on the art staff of the year book . . .aiming for art school after com- pleting his secondary education. Muhltohi. 9 45 eral CQUHLTDI-ll WILLIHM STURDIVHNT Commercial Bill . . . brown eyes . . . sports a "muzzy" . . . cheeriul . . . wolf plus . . . hang-out is the "Wolves Den" . . . imitates Frankie daily . . . spare time is spent "tootin' on his tooter" . . . always on the go . . . finds girls very alluring . . .immaculately groomed . . . hopes to become a "leatherneck" after graduation. Orchestra 10. 12: Band 10, ll, 12: Mixed Chorus 11, 12: Hi-Y 12. RUTH TREXLER HC11demiC Ruthie . . . serious and modest . . . detests speeches and history quizzes . . . ilutist . . . fondness lor math problems . . . designed class emblem . . . exhibits talent by making oil. charcoal, and pen- cil sketches . . . responsible lor some of the art work on these pages . . . will study art at Kutztown. Orchestra 12: Band 10, 11, 12: District Band 12: County Band 10, 11, 12: Mixed Chorus 10, 11, 12: County Chorus 11, 12: District Chorus 11, 12: Y-Teens 11, 12: Honor Society 12: Muhltohi: Special Chorus. il, 12: County Orchestra 12. RONHLD UPDEGRHVE General Uppy . . . iavorite pastime is eating . . . linds recreation in build- ing model planes . . . likes sports, especially gymnastics . . . can usually be found at the Keystone Dairy or with Betty . . . expects to become a dr tsman after graduation. M' ixed Chorus 12: Tumbling Team 10, ll, 12. DORIS Commercial Doe Doe . . . peppy . . . loquacious . . . flashing smile . . . enthu- siastic about horseback riding . . . blonds rate high . . . cheers M.uhls to victory . . . "bats" on baseball . . . active in all "fem" sports . . . jive. jumper . . . assists in father's business concern . . luture nutritionist. . Y-Teens ll, 12: Cheerleading 11, 12: G.H.H. 10, 11, 12: Honor Team 12: Bowling ll, 12: Muhltohi. 46 MHRY ELLEN WHLTERS Mary . . . Mr. Harris is her favorite teacher . . . pesters him irom morn till night . . . indispensable alto in Miss Horton's chorus . . . consistently makes district chorus . . . also a member of the famed "Muhlaires" . . . likes the ieel ot two nickels . . . would like to be- come a cashier. Mixed Chorus 10. 11. 12: District Chorus 11. 12: Y-Teens 11. 12: Highway Patrol 11: Count Chorus A 11 ' KURT WELLER Kurt . . . tanned . . . suave . . . broad shouldered . . . cosmopolitan . . . fond ot the lair sex . . . keen on sax music . . . an asset to the clarinet section in the school orchestra . . . iokester . . . loves a good argument . . . spent the past summer in Switzerland . . . plans to enlist or hopes to be a hosiery magnate. Orchestra 12: Band 10. 11. 12: District Band 12: County Band ll, 12: Mixed Chorus 10. 11: Hi-Y 11. 12: Football 11: Tumbling Team 12: Swimming Team 10: Soccer 10. General RRY WEIDNER V General Percy . . . tranquil personality . . . musically inclined . . . artistic . . . twirls a mean baton . . . served as drum major for live years . . . professional entertainer with his accordion . . . faithful mem- ber of the decorating committees for the proms . . . anticipates attending art school alter graduation. Drum Maior 10, 11. 12: Se.nior Play: Iunior Play: Cheerleading 10: Tumbling Team 10: Muhltohi. General "ll PHUL WELLER Geneyql P. G .... well acquainted with chemistry lab . . . hardy lineman in junior year . . . draws pay' at Co-op . . . strict hall patrolman . . . the drummer boy in our band . . . has wom a path in the halls strolling at lu.nchtime . . . would like to join Uncle Sam's Marines! Orchestra 10, 12: Band 10. ll. 12: District Orchestra 12: County Band 11, 12: Mixed Chorus 12: Hi-Y ll. 12: Hall Patrol 12: Highway Patrol ll: Senior Play: Football 11. 12: Baseball 10. 11. '47 47 r ll' P MHRILYN WERTZ Commercial Marilyn . . . neat as a pin . . . easy going . . . iriendly smile . . . ready to answer anyone's S.O.S .... serious commercial student . . . laithlul basketball lan . . . ardent admirer of all kinds oi movies . . . mum on her current heart-throb . . . aims to make people beau- tiful. Y-Teens ll. 12: Muhltohi. MHRIORIE WEYHNDT Commercial Marge . . . public energy No. 1 . . . care-iree . . . loves to attend all school sports events! . . . transmits shivers up and down the spines oi classmates when she cracks her trick knee . . . spends spare time with her Ephrata man . . . plans to do secretarial work alter graduation. Mixed Chorus 10. 12: Y-Teens ll, 12. DORIS WURST Commercial Shorty . . . full of fun . . . pint-sized but speedy . . . participates in all girls' sports . . . can be seen twirling a baton at games . . . preiers basketball . . . active . . . has a finger in a good many pies . . . hopes to develop her artistic abilities by attending an art school. Y-Teens 11. 12: Drill Team 11. 12: Track 11. 12: G.H.H. 10, ll, 12: Muhltohi: Swimming Club 117 Honor Team 12. RUTH YODER Commercial Ruth. . . . slim . . . brown eyes . . . dark hair . . . rarely gets a tired feeling . . . active in sports . . . likes to visit the arena for reaso.ns other than skating . . . can usually be seen with the "gang," Lindy and Marian . . . reliable member oi drill team. Horizon Club 11. 12: Drill Team ll. 12. 48 ti. Class istory On September 2, 1941 , one hundred ninety-nine prospective members of the class of '47 entered the portals of Muhlenberg Township High School for the first time. After six years of participation in sports, plays, debates, musical productions, and many other activities, these members, now numbering one hundred twen- ty-four, are to be graduated. While in seventh grade, the 7-1 homeroom presented the one-act comedy, "Friday Afternoon at the Dis- trict Schoolf' to the junior and senior assemblies. At the close of their eighth year, the American Legion Awards were presented to Marilyn Reinert and Charles Eisenbrown. During the ninth year of their school career, members of the class participated in the junior high operetta, "White Gypsy." The Senior Woman's Club awards were received by Janice Neuroth and Omar Greene. The cast of the operetta, "ln Gay Havana," presented by the mixed chorus of 1945, included many mem- bers of the tenth grade. Carolyn Helms and Henry Gass were awarded the Maiclencreek Hosiery Company prizes. A swimming party followed by a doggie roast climaxed their first year in senior high. As juniors, the class play, "The Lovely Duckling," was presented on May 16, 1 7, 1946. On May 25, in the midst of a blue and white setting, they "tripped the light fantastic" to the strains of Harold Harring- ton's Orchestra. Seven members of the class were inducted into the National Honor Society on March 7, 1946. They were as follows: Rosemarie Gutierrez, Kathleen Haines, Carolyn Helms, Henry Class, Wal- ter Bickel, Arthur Dojan and Thomas Rauenzahn. Carolyn Helms and Henry Crass received the Junior Woman's Club awards for the outstanding students of the eleventh grade. The senior class presented the three-act comedy, "Ever Since Eve," on November 21, 22. Twelve seniors were inducted into the National Honor Society on March 7, 1947. They were Marilyn Reinert, Janice Neuroth, Ruth Trexler, Margaret Mcwade, Marian Dellicker, Helen Reisner, Barbara Schmehl, Omar Greene, Raymond Schlegel, Donald Becker, Aubre Givler, and Donald Rapp. At the annual senior prom, held on April 18, the class members danced to the music of Jimmy Carlis band. Members of the class par- ticipated in the operetta, "A Waltz Dreamf, which was presented on April 24, 25. This year the renewal of the senior class trips was marked by a one-day cruise up the Hudson on May 24. Baccalaureate services were held at Alsace Reformed Church on June 1. Our high school days were brought to an impressive close by the presentation of the commencement pageant, "Americans All,', on June 5, 6. Presldent. ....................... . Vice-President .......,. Secretary ., .,.,..,......,. . Treasurer .........,... President ...........,....... Vice-President ........ Secretary ............ ,.... Treasurer ............ O FF I C E R S lunior Year Senior Year CLHSS COLORS Royal Blue and White CLHSS FLOWER Red Rose .........Henry Gass .Royden Seyler .Carolyn Helms ............Iean George .....,...,....,....Henry Gass ...Walter Bickel Carolyn Helms ...............Raymond Schlegel 49 qguuuom C1388 We, the Senior Class of Muhlenberg Township High School, on the street of Bellevue, in the borough of Laureldale, in the county of Berks, in the state of Pennsylvania, in the United States of America, being sad and discontented at the thought of leaving these beloved premises, do declare this our last will and testament in order that posterity may enjoy the following priceless possessions: The Senior Class wills its ability to reach a conclusion to all succeeding classes. There should be enough to go around. - To the student body we pass along the problem of maintaining a cleaner and more attractive building. To the faculty members we wish to express our appreciation for their patience and fortitude. Anna Adamas ability to speed through the halls is gladly bestowed upon Mr. White. Rose Adams wills her love for school to Mary Shipe. Hans Althouse submits his position as sports editor of the Observer to Richard Boyer. Eugene Artz, Frank Kutz, and Ronald Updegrave give their tumbling ability to the future tumbling team. Mary Louise Baer bequeaths her short walk to school to Grace Ulle. To Grace Bechtel, Arlene Bair presents her sewing ability. Dorothy Beck awards her regular attendance at basketball games to Frederick Fick. Donald Becker relinquishes his ability to get along with Miss Floyd to the second year German students. Ruth Behm willingly offers her ability to blush to June Gambler. Walter Bickel bestows his genius for answering English multiple-choice questions upon Richard Hunsberger. Audrey Lou Blatt gladly wills her happy-go-lucky disposition to Mr. Boyer. Shirley Bosold gives her "studying" ability to her brother, George. Herbert Breitigam relinquishes his bashfulness to Mary Kroyer. Doris Bricker presents her gay jitterbugging to Thomas Greth. h Joyce Brown bequeaths her "gaiety" to Theodor Liss. Jean Buchter offers her huge sewing bag toanyone with an outsized locker. Marie Canonico gladly wills her ability to do the Polish hop to'Mrs. Roth. Mary Cowley awards her ability to dance to Fern Arnold. Ray Cramer reluctantly relinquishes his red hair to Kenneth Parker. Marian Davis bestows her desire to travel upon Marjorie Nagle. Marian Dellickeris fair complexion is willingly given to Greta Wingert. Shirley DeLong's persuasive powers go to Mr. Starr. Arthur Dojan's prowess at baseball is presented to Alan Armstrong. Betty Dresh wills her love to talk to anyone who is speechless when in class. Robert Dunkle gladly gives his rosy complexion to Hilda Daughtry. Charles Eisenbrown's "wit and wisdom" are donated to Miss Horton. Pearl Eschbach offers her "laughing" ability to Beatrice Unger. Doris Evans relinquishes her ability to bake delicious chocolate cake to Loraine Kaylor. Rita Fish submits her "Rapid Calculation" to her sister, Dorothy. Elizabeth Folk wills her love for a big, tasty jar of limburger cheese to Dolores Folk. Alexander Foltz bestows his ability to get along with teachers upon his sister, LaRue. John F ox presents his curly hair to Johnny Burkey. Henry Gass gladly grants his problems as president of the senior class to his successor. Ralph Gassert's ability to stick to one girl is offered to all fickle juniors. Janet Geise's argumentativeness is awarded to Mr. Harris. 50 Ida Geisler presents her love for peanut marshmallow sundaes to all "slim sisters." Jean George willingly bequeaths to her successor the problems of Y-Teen president. Aubre Givler gladly gives his glasses to Grant Bertolet. Fayne Graeff wills her naturally curly hair to Joan Yeakley. Omar Greene's ability to remain cool, calm, and collected at all times is presented to Lee Heffner. Donald Greth reluctantly relinquishes his ability to "fix and wreck" cars to Miss Rahn. Carolyn Gring offers her weakness for "red heads" to Eleanor Faller. To all the junior bookkeeping students, Elizabeth Guenther presents her great knowledge of bookkeeping. Amelia Guidotti bequeaths her love for fixing hair to Claire Adam. Gloria Guldin wills her ability to arise in the morning to her sister, Doris. Rosemarie Gutierrez hopefully donates her artistic skill to anyone incapable of drawing a straight line. Kathleen Haines' quietness is gladly offered to her brother, "Pat" A Beverly Hartman bestows her sports ability upon her sister, Nancy. To David F ry, John Hartman awards his ability to get along with teachers. Allen Hassler's supernatural ability to sleep any time is willingly presented to all those who have insomnia. Richard Heffnefs ability to keep quiet at the right time is willed to whoever can handle it. Elvin Heist relinquishes his love for deer hunting to Ronald Blatt. Carolyn Helms donates her ability to do many things at one time to Mabel Haas. John Herbein wills his ability to sneak up on you without your knowing it to anyone who walks lightly. Miles Hoover,s quick temper is submitted to Nancy Kearney. Mary Ann Hunter happily bestows her ability to do nothing in an industrious way upon Dolores Nagle. Roger Icelow's fellow chemistry students proudly offer his handy cigarette lighter to next year,s chemistry classes. Richard Ilg bequeaths his love for chemistry to David' Hill. Doris Kantner gives her uquicknessn to her sister, Norma. Gloria Katzenmoyefs love for shorthand is presented to Dorothy Boldt. Norman Kauffman donates his tenor voice to William Shirk. Betty Klemmer wills her straight hair to her brother, Norman. Carolyne Kline offers her smile for everyone to brighten a rainy day. Edna Krantz hopefully bequeaths her bashfulness to David Geary. June Kreideris love of books is submitted to her brother, Robert. Jean Labe presents her quiet disposition to Joan Newpher. Donald Large relinquishes his limited ability to remember things to Melvin Weaver. To Robert Bradley, Edward Large offers his way with the opposite sex. Grace Larkin bestows her love for history upon all history lovers. Irma Leibold willingly gives her height to George Brady. Doris Linderman wills her love of horseback riding to Joyce Katzenmoyer. Fern Manwiller bequeaths her ability to play basketball to all non-GAA members. Richard McKently wills his white clod-hoppers to Doris Bright. Margaret Mcwade relinquishes her mezzo soprano voice to Dorothea Kelchner. Alma Meitzler joyfully bestows her frankness upon Marvin Miller. Betty Miller grants her ability to lead in waltzing on skates to Leon King. Vivian Miller unhappily donates her Rachmaninoff Second Concerto to Jean Hinkle. Upon "Scoop" Clemens, the senior class bestows "Bill', Miller's good looks. Bonita Moyer wills her gum-chewing ability to Ferne Bair. To her sister, Barbara, Charmaine Moyer awards her cheerleading ability. 9 M 47 Q I IU!-ILTDHI Gloria Muthart offers her seat in detention to whoever wants it. Patricia Nagle presents her friendliness to Gloria Wolfe. Janice Neuroth and Marilyn Reinert relinquish their ability to get along to John L. Lewis and President Truman. George Oxenreider wills his quarterback position to Dick Miller. Marijane Paff's singing ability is submitted to Arlene Seidel. Henry Pfautz offers his liveliness to Gerald Haus. Janet Pritchard donates the wheelbarrow she used in the senior class play to those who can use it when cleaning lockers. Beatrice Rahn relinquishes her small features to Mary Burdan. Donald Rapp's charms are bestowed upon his brother, John. Thomas Rauenzahn bequeaths his managerial ability to George Verret. Raymond Reber gives his ability to "move quickly" to Ruth Larkin. Helen Reisner wills her running around at noon to the future publicity chairman of Y-Teens. Richard Rentschler bequeaths his ability to stay out of trouble to Ezio DeSantis. Jeanne Richardson donates her ability to crack chewing gum to Mary Jane Gordon. Gloria Rothenbergefs pep goes to the W. K. Kellogg Company. Clarence Rothermel presents his keen wit to Robert Seidel. Raymond Schlegel's violin is willingly awarded to anyone who can stand to hear it. Barbara Schmehl bestows her ticket selling upon any of the unfortunate future seniors. John Schoennagel offers his "coiffure" to Glenn Koller. Barry Seidel willingly relinquishes his ability to make fancy basketball shots to Robert Gordon. Edith Seidel Wills her love for archery to Anna Tobias. Ralph Seisler's love for airplanes is bequeathed to Gerald Degler. Kermit Seyler gives his limited typing ability to Betty Bissey. Royden Seyler donates his beautiful Spanish accent to Larry Muthard. Jane Shipe offers her painfully acquired driving skill to Jeanette Moyer. Dorothy Shuryn relinquishes her love for ice skating to Elaine Boltz. Robert Slonaker wills his ability to control his temper to June Sterner. Joyce Spangler awards her big feet to "Sandy" Balsamini. Carl Steele gladly offers his surrealistic art to "Dali" William Sturdivant bestows his ability to get along with women upon Mr. Hoffman. Ruth Trexler wills her piccolo solos to Betty Oswald. Doris Wagner presents her love for typing to Doris Weisser. Mrary Ellen Walters' potato chip route is submitted to Mary Hottenstein. Upon Mary Louise Haas, Ray Weidner bestows his twirling ability. Kurt Weller bequeaths his pegged pants to Donald Wolfe. Paul Weller willingly offers his ability to play the bass drum to Barrett Oxenreider. Marilyn Wertz's neatness goes to Donald Dahms. Marjorie Weyandt wills her love for buses to Miss Messner. Doris Wurst gladly gives her minuteness to Rodney Shipe. Ruth Yoder presents her roller skating ability to Betty Breininger. We do hereby authorize the oflicers of the succeeding senior class to carry out all of these provisions to the best of their ability. CLASS OF 1947 52 v .-wx: 'yi , . iii S91 3244 4 ,K ' li:l.Q,QQ-'Q ,f,1...g"5!,f' Q M Qui ,u,. , -V -nv .JH ., QQUHLTDI-ll FIRST ROW. left to right: Burkey. Hinnershitz. Balthaser. Deck. Bechtel, F. Bair. Hngstadt. Hlbriglit. Bal- samini. Bright. Heim. SECOND ROW: I. Daughtry. Fuller. Bossert. Garman. I. Pick. Gehris. Hnderson. Davis. Eddinger. Bortz. THIRD ROW: Cramer. Haus. Mrs. Roth. H. Daughtry. Bingaman. Canto. Burdan. Berkemeyer. Bissey. Deg- ler. C. Bair. Mr. Starr. FOURTH ROW: Beadle. Greusel. Hrmstrong. R. Herbein. Bertolet. Hefiner. Dahrns. Boyer. Gerhart. De- Santis. Bradley. eventll Grade FIRST ROW, left to right: Weaver. Rissmiller. Sterner. Gordon. Walters. G. Wolfe. Hoover. Ulle. Reeser, Ferro. Wily. SECOND ROW: Titlow. S. Young. Rubright. Gruber. I. Young. Sweitzer. Spayd. H. Seidel. Warmer. Weis- ser. Hottenstein. Schlegel. THIRD ROW: Sl-iirk. Slonaker. Spahr. B. Seidel. Tobias. Schittler. Zimmerman. R. Seidel. Hoshcruer. Zettle- moyer. FOURTH ROW: Witman. Walley. D. Wolfe. Starke. Walter. Fulmer. Scheiiey. Snyder. Hains. D. I-'ick Thomas. Mr. Gerberich. . PICTURE ON OPPOSITE PHGE-Lb 54 FIRST ROW, left to right: D. Moyer, Pfautz, Neider, Radermacher, Reed, Kochan, Hafner, Heifner, I. New- pher, M. Herbein, Mease. SECOND ROW: Muthard, Rahn, Noll, Marbarger, I. Moyer, Moses, Kiehl, D. Nagle, Parker, R. Moyer. THIRD ROW: Kreider, Plucker, Haus, Mays, Meier, M. Nagle, Hinkle, Kroyer, Kearney, Hill, Kramer. FOURTH ROW: Owens, Liss, G. Koller, Klemm, Kline, Hasker, I. Newpher, Petsch, H. Koller, Kleckner, Miller, Mr. Brader. FM, WVU" W""41"M .J.....s,...- .... M- ' .s...,.,. K. .... R In , 55 I 3 gb . HCHULILTDI-ll l FIRST ROW. left to right: Durinzi, Spinka, M. Hrnold, B. Hdam, Hngsiadt, DeScmiis. E. Weaver. Boldt, Viering, Wanshop. Trumbore, Burrell. SECOND ROW: ,M. Weaver, Ermold, E. Weaver, Buck. Willis, H. Tobias. Yerger, Young, M. Shipe. Strub- ing, Hlthouse, S. Eckroth. THIRD ROW: C. Hdcm. Zenke. M. Biehl, Deeds, Siurdivcmt, Wcxrneke, Wenrich, S. Verrei, Breiiegum, Zet- tlemoyer. Sweitzer, Boltz. FOURTH ROW: Slrouse, D. Biehl, Shuker, Chaiey, Epting, R. Brown, I-lnderson, Delp, B. Yoder, Bergman, F. I-lrnold. Bossler. FIFTH ROW: Mr. Lcmck, Cronraih, L. Brown, Dunkle, R. Eckroih, Bingaman. DeMcrrco. Bosold. Batdorl Hrtz, Buda. Boeshore. Cfltll Grade FIRST ROW, leh io righl: Lcrbe, Lecls, Landis, L. Hotienstein, Large, Hinkle, Kline, S. Kutz. Knechtle. Man- miller, Ludwig, Hoyer. SECOND ROW: Shultz, Nultzinger. Mengle, H. Lynch, Kauffman. Neher, M. Lynch, I. Hotkensiein, Hunter, Kircher. Kelchner. Katzenmoyer. Hunt. Kline. THIRD ROW: Wolford, Lcxntz. Kring. Manwiller, Ketterer, Snyder, Symons, Kanlner, S. Tobias, Kemmerer, Hinkle. G. Verrei, Kessler, Ziegler. FOURTH ROW: Himmelberger, Kelner. R. Yoder, D. Iones. E. Yoder, R. Iones, R. Shipe, Leininger, Kohler, Hivner, Weller, K. Kutz, Long, Mervine, Mulcmdra. McKnclbb, Kiedeisch. PICTURE ON OPPOSITE PQGE-if 56 1 FIRST ROW, left to right: Prutzman, Haggerty, Gambler, Reedy, M. Rotherrnel, M. High, D. Heitzenrater, Phillips, Hahn, G. Haas, S. Heitzenrater, Heist. SECOND ROW: Folk, Reichart, Oswald, Gechter, Fulmer, Field. Hill, Riegel, C. Fry, Fies, Gernert, F. Rothermel, Oyler. THIRD ROW: Rahn, Hartman, M. Haas, E. Fiak, Selig, Noll, Hale, D. High, C. Rothermel, R. Ficlc, D. Graeff, C. Seidel, Mrs. Harris. FOURTH ROW: Herman, Schaeffer, Marbarger, D. Fry, Parzanese, Senft, Griffith, Rapp, R. Graeff, .R Shade, Gottschall, I-Iessler. FIFTH ROW: G-roff, Feltenberger, L. Haas, Ernst, Oaks. I. Seidel. Hardinger, Hertzog. ' f ,.. ....,.,.,....4. m-,,..,,...?... 5 W., fy.-... . V .-f A Lf ,,-fm 1, -mgvmvn .17,Q-efgf..wg?ws-'gqvw-gq'm:rfgQsgu3vqH1gqQ.7g,gqggzeil , ,, T it 'Q A , J v pg 57 Q I IUHLTOHI FIRST ROW, leit to right: Kinsey, Delp, D. Rupp, Reinhold, Pegg, Kurzweg, Oyler, E. Snyder, Huber, Wum- mer, Wolie, Bunnell. Canfield. SECOND ROW: Brokenshire, Schultz, Hurst, Schoenncxgel, Garber, Kurtyka, Moyer, Epler, Dellngelo, Mil- ler, Geisler, Buck, Godshull, Parker. THIRD ROW: Mr. Boyer, Clark. Brown, Hoshcruer, Riegel, Burden, McWude, Gilbert, Munwiller, Haag. Phillips. Geiss. White, Ieter, Bingamun, Geary. FOURTH ROW: Hamann. Schumann, I. Rapp, Davis, Greth, Wolie, Parzunese. Unger, Brady, Trego, Rent- schler, Eckert, Kremser, Stocker, R. Miller, R. Miller. Ninth Gracie FIRST ROW, left to right: H. DeSantis, Kaniner, Hngstadt, Garlin, I. Heiiner, V. Heiiner, I. Brown, Horning, Levcm, Schadler, Wagner, Hartrunft, Dellicker, Bieber. SECOND ROW: Bare, Einsel, Henn, Foltz, Starke. Kurtz, Lube, Freymoyer, Icrmes, Tindle. Slonaker, Span- ier, Boyer, Sensenig, Leo. THERD ROW: Deppen, M. Kline, H. DeSuntis, Plucker, Younker, S. Brown, Herline, I. Kline, Geiger, Reber, Degler, Delp, Rollman, High. FOURTH ROW: Brossmun, De-ck, Gromis, Biehl, Deist, Hevalow, I-llthouse, Correll, Davis, Seaman, Moses, Lesher, Httili, Mr. Roush. PICTURE ON OPPOSITE PHGE--7 58 FIRST ROW. left ta righl: Suiler. Hoyer. Evans. Moll. Spies. Himmelreich. Berger. Isenberg. Sirubing. Iones. Connolly. Schaeffer. R. Seidel. Wrxnshop. Sell. SECOND ROW: Sccxrince. Hunsberger. Trievel. Schenk. Sands. Heckman. Rainey. Brown. Zimmerman. Ebersole. Kurbel. Breidigam. Santoni. Williams. Shirk. THIRD ROW: G-auby. Potieiger. Trumbore. Eberly. Subcxiucci. Leininger. Weinmcm. Gordon. Folk. L. Reed. E. Reed. Yerger. Biehl. Bricker. FOURTH ROW: F. Heck. Dunkelberger. Fisher. Klemmer. Smith. R. Reed. Critchlow. Delp. Kemmerer. Frick. McKenlly. Quinter. Pehlmun. E. Seiel. 59 r Q I IUHLTDHI FIRST ROW, left to right: Hoiimcm, Phillips, Schmeck, Meck, M. Irwin, Seidel, Hinkle. Bricker, Billman. Huey, Wingert, Rothenberger, Clemens. SECOND ROW: Weisser. Meek, Rohrbcch. Rupp, Burr, Rothermel, Spangler. N. Schoennagel, Fish, Delp. Shcmer, Pentz, Cordier, Shomo. THIRD ROW: Trexler, Brewer, Knoll, Folk, Hefiner, Hunsberger, Shofi, Dietz, Bare, Bechtel, Kuylor, Deeds, Prutzman. FOURTH ROW: Sellcrri, Burkhart, Brossmcm, Dcxutrich, Gardner, Speicher, Olszewski, Oxenreider, E. Wil- liums, Wolfgang, I. Snyder, Greenawcrld. iglqflq Gracie FIRST ROW, left to right: R. Bdams, Breirxinger, Schell, Trate, Speicher, Malandra, Williams, Tobias, B. Koch,- Kane, M. Schoener, G. Rothenberger, R. Rothenberger. SECOND ROW: Wurst, Hurtranft, Yarnell, Bower, D. Delp, S. Williams, Biehl, Wadsworth, Penturelli, Koch, Bcxtdorf, Dehurt. THIRD ROW: Froneiielcl, B. Schoener, Goodhart, Feltenberger, Bauer, Noll, Kissinger, K. Delp, Greth, Hin- nershitz, Cunonico, Newpher, Weller. FOURTH ROW: Mr. Kistler, King, Brown, Scheirer, Wentzel, Hcrrdinger, Schultz, Schell, D. Degler, Hrnold. PICTURE ON OPPOSITE PQGE --7 60 FIRST ROW, left lo right: Hurst, Haier. Tobias, Frederick, Cochran, Emerich. Schaeffer, Kurtz, Schmeck. Holland, Boich, Grim. SECOND ROW: Brown, Moyer, Gardner, Dieirich, S. Miller, Mervine, Reid, Geary, Hain, Dowling, Frantz, Haines, DeScmtis. THIRD ROW: Folk. Tobias, Ray, Stump, Reddy, Yeager, Hill, Gehris, Brady, Bricker, Hdam, D. Hdclms, Hoiimcmn, Waldorf. FOURTH HOW: Yerger, Knoll, Holl, Koch, Guldin, Miss Ebling, Doicm, Hildebrand, Trego, Walschburger, Heckmcrn, Mills, Glass. M4 151 : ' 55,4 'f?"'5S5'F?7??'YWk5?51XgSf"'5T1. f'?'H'5ji572'fk?5':'f SP'ih5'?.5VQ55':',f'?H7'T71'fD'f"1'D' !'??"""'WZ!' Y Z." 'f.T3"'?Ti"' 5?'9q"W5 f""'? X"2QfQ3?1 'FHM ,1"Qf' W-V13 rVL."?F22T'J'1'T?"'i'....!""Z"' 'Uv' nf '. ,,"14SH , . W , 4 - ia:smza.arMmL1c..E.nr.Aw,.f..M:fsi.ff.Q.wwwnas"-mef ifif,eiuwmsiirriemZ1.i..ui1.wimmiaLiu2.ummarm?wAmvi'raQ5ZwfrTEIQ 3 - 5 "W" ,, S, 61 U'-"-TU'-" xnnn - 'QE FIRST ROW, Ieit to right: Lantz, R. Huey, Bulles, Martin, Clark, Heiter, Wanner, Schell, Haggerty, High, Hughes, McCuen. SECOND ROW: Buda, Cowley, Thomas. Bunnell, Brown, Kelchnler, Bitner, Kauffman, Pearcrh, Hain, Schoener, Kramer. THIRD ROW: Weaver, Gromis, Gassert, Blatt, Reeser, Sitlinger, DeTurk, Ziegler, Clouser, Gottschall, Em- mert, Sell, Daniels, D. Hdams. FOURTH ROW: Mrs. Rupp, Ebersole, Pick, Frick. Williams, Iones, Paskosl, Fry. K. Hdams, Hartman. L. Huey, Stifnagle, Brunner, Mrs. Bresler. CVCIltl1 Grade FIRST ROW, leit to right: Whitcrail, Koch, Hassler, Sl-lipe, B. Nagle, Yoder, Osvfald, Rothenberger, Hoover, Martin, I. Yoh, Knoll, Leighton. SECOND ROW: I. Yeakley, N. Greth, Shalter, Roland, Williams, Hetrich, Canonico, Heim, Elliott, Reicharl, Miller, lsenberg, Clinton. TIHZRD ROW: Becker. Habel, Schell, Wilson, K. Yeakley, Keller, Hngstadt, Sweitzer, Spayd. Klee, Kochel. erger. FOURTH ROW: Weidner, Deck, Snyder, Walschburger, Shade, Spinka, Price, Kase, Hain, L. Nagle, Lutz, PICTURE ON OPPOSITE Pl3lGElb Trythall, Sallada, Greth, Miss Rahn. 62 FIRST ROW, left to righf: Keller, Clemens, Camilli, Bossler, Gerhard, Leiever, Manwiller, Shaver, Zeller, Sheipe, Bollinger, Noll. SECOND ROW: Burkhart, Moses, Brokenshire, Yoh, Dissinger, Correll, Labe, Pehlman, Schell, Conrad, G-eisinger, Landis. THIRD ROW! Seidel, Valeriano, Reedy, Marbarger, Knouse, Eyrich, Goheen, Shirk, Holzinger, Cordier, Hamaker, Wheeler, Eckert. FOURTH ROW: Hardinger, Brendlinger, Spatz, Weidenhammer, Mclinabb, Snyder, Kemery, Hinnershiiz, Wennell, Becker, Mervine. 1 -v -S ' f' - ,- 2. , ".-4 . '4.wvil?,'.1-4 1:1-Qu.-lf sun... 'Za - wdisx .rfwd--"'ssm A w - U i +k+H?-,n5'-dm'Jf..f :uv .--:... 4 - 63 -anna, B ' Q I IUHLTUHI of the SCIIOO1 Year School opens on September 3. Enrollment 936. New faculty members: lVlr. H. Hoffman, Mr. Roush, Mr. T. Starr, Mr. R. Kistlerg Secretary to Super- intendent, Miss Harvey. September 21-first football game on the new athletic field. October I8-school closes for PSEA convention at Allentown. October 26-Fall Dance for grades 9-12. November 7-Y-Teens sponsor "Apple Polishingf' party for the faculty. November 14-Education Week program and Open House. November I6-Hi-Y and Y-Teens co-sponsor Football Dance. November 2l, 22-Senior class presents comedy, "Ever Since Eve." November 26 to December 2-Thanksgiving vacation. December 6, 7-thirteen pupils represent Muhlenberg in Eastern Pennsylvania District Chorus at Slatington. December 6-first league basketball game. December 20--carol sing held in front of school at 8:30 A. M. December 20 to January 6-Christmas vacation. December 21-"Mistletoe Ball" co-sponsored by Hi-Y and Y-Teens. January 6-Mr. Keath returns to the faculty. January I3-Mr. Morris joins the mathematics department. January 23, 24-eight representatives attend District Band at Palmerton, Pennsylvania February I-Blue Horizon Club sponsors lVluhlenberg's first hoedown, "Do-Si-Do." February I7-Mr. lVlcAloose joins commercial department. February I9-first debate at 'West Reading. February 21-Happy Day! It snowed. No school. February 24--basketball team wins Central Division Championship. March I-County Band at Shillington. Ten representatives. March 3--Muhlenberg cops third county basketball title. March 7-seventeen students inducted into National Honor Society. March 7-defeated Elizabethtown in P.I.A.A. Basketball playoff at Lebanon, Pennsylvania. March 8-forty-three members in County Chorus at iwyomissing. March I0-Mr. Shipe returns to the faculty. March l-Muhlenberg vs. Lancaster at Lebanon in second P.I.A.A. playoff. March 20, 2l-Junior class presents "A Date 'With Judy." March l5-Sophomore Dance. March 28--Blue Horizon hoedown, "Daffodil Down." April l to April 8-Easter vacation. April 8--first league baseball game. April l8-annual Senior Prom. April 24, 25-"A Waltz Dream" presented by Mixed Chorus. May I-May Day. May I5-biennial band concert. May l7-annual Junior Prom. May 24-Senior class trip. June l-Baccalaureate Services. June 5, 6-Commencement Pageant. June l3-School closes. 64 M Sf rn 9 vs H li .4 5 F l E g, FW 2 S mf if - 5 i ..- - 'P , Q, ,-Y, - -, . -, , , , , A w-mfssswwgwxifi1-se'.w,arnaas wwfqg wa-an -1- CQUHLTDI-ll ixecl Cl'101'US M'uhlenberg's "Westinghouse Chorus" . . . composed oi students from the senior high school . . . reirains heard twice a week before school . . . record membership of one hundred . . . performed on open house program . . . participated in Christmas pageant . . . appearances included four church services . . . staged operetta. "H Waltz Dream," by Oscar Strauss . . . sent thirteen representatives to Eastern District Chorus and two to Rll-State Chorus . . . twenty-one traveled to Wyomissing High School for County Chorus . new groups "Muhl- aires" and "Boys' Dou-ble Quartet" made their debut in several assembly programs . . . selected members from this group comprised commencement chorus. P. S. M. H. P. S. M. H. EHSTERN DISTRICT CHORUS FILL-STHTE CHORUS COUNTY CHORUS Doris Bright Mary Lou Wanner Richard Boyer Doris Bright Richard Boyer Elizabeth Folk Richard Boyer Henry Gass Elizabeth Folk Charles Eisenbrown Carolyn Helms Henry Gass Patricia Hale Henry Gass Margaret McWade Hubre Givler Ruth Larkin Hubre Givler Brlene Seidel Norman Kauffman Margaret McWade Omar Greene Ruth Trexler Donald Rapp Ianice Neuroth Hllen Hassler Mary Ellen Walters Raymond Schlegel Susan Phillips Norman Kauffman Barbara Schmehl Donald Rapp Hrlene Seidel Raymond Schlegel ' Ruth Trexler William Shirk Mary Lou Wanner FIRST ROW. left to right: Kearney. Phillips. Sterner. V. Walters. I. Spangler. C. Kline. Herbein. Newpher. G. Rothenberger. E. Weaver. L. Haggerty. W. Shirk. R. Heim. K. Heist. Zettlemoyer. Bright. Balsamini. E. Weaver. Fulmer. Radermacher. Boltz. Reichart. SECOND ROW: Schmehl. Helms. Oswald. Trexler. McWade. Neuroth. Meitzler. E. Heist. Kauffman. Bortz. Dellicker. M. Burdan. R. Larkin. Haines. D. Nagle. Pali. Bossert. Hale. THIRD ROW: Reinert. M. Walters. C. Moyer. Willis. Weisser. E. Folk. Weyandt. Geisler. Meier. R. Riegel. Bergman. Beck. Mays. Parker. F. Zimmerman. V. Miller. Gutierrez. Kroyer. H. Seidel. M. Wanner. FOURTH ROW: M. Hoover. Givler. P. Weller. Bickel. D. Rapp. Ilg. Eisenbrown. Boyer. Schlegel. Kantner. C. Fry. R. Rahn. P. Sweitzer. Reisner. P. Nagle. Shuker. FIFTH ROW: F. Kutz. F. Bingaman. R. Dunkle. B. Seidel. D. Fry. R. Parzanese. Batdort. R. Shipe. Owens. Gassert. Newpher. Miss Horton. SIXTH ROW: Sturdivant. Updegrave. R. Seidel. Walters. Bertolet. McKently. G. Oxenreider. Greene. Hart- man. Hassler. Gass. Doian. 1 66 FIRST ROW, lett to right: Liss, Long, C. Rothermel, McWade, Hassller, Larkin. K. Weller, Oswald, Trexler. SECOND ROW: Godshall, Schlegel, Sturdivant, Kochel, Helms, Mays, Burdan, R. Rothermel, Kauffman. THIRD ROW, left: Gromis, D. Folk. Right: Hrmstrong, Bertolet. STHNDING: Mr. Hoffman, Hale, D. Rapp, Burkey, P. Weller, Eckert, Ilg, Dunkle. MISSING I-'ROM PICTURE: Gass. rchestra Reorganized after a lapse of several years . . . brought back into circulation the long lost "liddlers" . . . rehearsals scheduled every Monday moming . . . consisted of thirty-three musicians . . . featured for the iirst time on the National Honor Society assembly program . . . furnished instrumental accompaniment for operetta, "H Waltz Dream" . . . represented in County Orchestra at Mt. Penn and' P.S.M.H. District Orchestra at Shillington. P.S.M.H. EHSTERN DISTRICT ORCHESTRH COUNTY ORCHESTRH. Henry Gass Henry Gass Richard Ilg Karl Godshall Norman Kauffman Theodor Liss Theodor Liss Ruth Trexler Paul Weller 67 QQUHLTDHI all Converted twice weekly . . . characterized by a greatly increased membership and reper- toire which included many popular selections . . . furnished music for junior and senior assembly programs . . . first public appearance was at the Open House program when "Showboat" was featured . . . added zest to football and basketball games with spirited music and excellent drill work . . . sported colorful uniforms . . . well represented at Dis- trict and County Band Concerts held at Palmerton and Shillington High Schools respectively . . . Henry Gass was featured as solo! trombonist at both concerts and was Muhlenherg's , representative in the Hll-State Band at Lebanon . Hpril 17, 18 . . . biennial band concert, May 8. P.S.M.H EI-ISTER Iohn Burkey Henry Gass Hllen Hassler Richard Ilg N DISTRICT BHND Norman Kauffman Ruth Larkin Ruth Trexler Kurt Weller P.S.M.H. HLL-STHTE BHND Henry Gass presented an assembly program on COUNTY BAND Iohn Burkey Henry Gass Bllen Hassler Richard Ilg Norman Kauffman Ruth Larkin Clarence Rothermel Ruth Trexler Kurt Weller Paul Weller FIRST ROW, left to right: R. Weidner, Burkey, Haines, P. Weller, B. Oxenreider, Kurzweg, Mr. Hoffman. SECOND ROW: Sturdivant, Clark, Helms, Mays, Trexler, Oswald. . THIRD ROW: Santoni, Greenawald, Phillips, McWade, P. Gehris, M. Manwiller, C. Rothermel,'Hassler, Larkin, Geary, R. Iones, K. Weller. , FOURTH ROW: Eberly, Kauffman, K. Heist, Shultz, R. Rothermel, Brady, Burclcm. , FIFTH ROW: Yoder, Gass, Hrmstrong, Bertolet, W. Shirk. Ilg, Wolford, R. Dunkle. 68 FIRST ROW, left to right: F. Brown. Haines. C. Himmelberger, E4 Herline, Gardner, B. Oxenreider. Hahn. Yarnell, Mr. Hoffman. SECOND ROW: Hlthouse. Sell. Trexler. Greenawald, Eberly, R. Yoder, P. Gel-iris, Ulmer. THIRD ROW: Haier, Burdcm. Lesher. Kremser, Iones. McWade. Clark. DeTurk. Clouser. 1.l1'1iO1' an Consists of aspirants to senior band . . . rehearses every Tuesday moming . . . trained in technique and repertoire . . . membership composed oi approximately twenty-five stu- dents who are advanced to senior band on the basis oi ability and aptitude. 9 ' 69 Q I IULILTOLII N y enior . ajorettes and Color uar Baton experts . . . loyalty and service demonstrated by half-time performances at football and basketball games . . . ability shown in various drill routines and formations . . . squad led by drum major and two drum maiorettes . . . Color Guard presented the colors before each varsity game while band played National Hnthern . . . Ray Weidner. drum maior, received a charm for his four years of service . . . the following received letters for two years of service: Ruth Yoder. Doris Lindennan, Doris Wurst, Patricia Sweitzer, Mary Hotten- stein, Mary Louise Haas, Ioyce Spangler, Barbara Wadsworth, and Betty Breininger. FIRST ROW, left to right: Hottenstein, Wurst, Lindennan, Spangler, Wadsworth, H. Seidel. SECOND ROW: Haas, M. Wanner, Sweitzer, Yoder, Weidner. THIRD ROW: D. Nagle, M. Nagle, Meier, Parker. 70 FIRST ROW, left to right: Mr. Hoffman, Bulles. Ray, Haggerty, Snyder. SECOND ROW: Kurtz, Cowley, Bitner, Habel. THIRD ROW: Kantner, B. Warmer, Thomas, Lefever. FOURTH ROW: F. Schmeck, Seidel. unior ajorettes Diminutive twirlers . . . entertained during halt at football games . . . junior high girls eligible . . . senior hopefuls . . . practiced faithfully . . . one year service award consists of certificate . . . two year veterans receive chenille letters . . . Norma Kantner, Fay Schmeck, Marilyn Ray, Ioan Seidel, Barbara Kurtz, and Norman Snyder received letters . . . certificates were awarded to Carol Bitner, loan Thomas, Barbara Wanner, Dorothy Lefever, Carol Habel, Gail Haggerty, Nancy Cowley,4Iean Bulles. U 71 CHU!-ILTDI-Il N-2ltIOI121 OIIOI' ociety Hnnual induction ceremony for seventeen new' members was held in the senior assembly on March 7, 1947, in charge oi last year's electees-Henry Gass, Walter Bickel, Hrthur Doian, Thomas Rauenzahn, Kathleen Haines, Rosemarie Gutierrez and Carolyn, Helms . . . Rev- erend Thomas Smythe ol Birdsboro. spoke on the tour membership essentials . . . Purpose- to create an enthusiasm for scholarship, to stimulate a desire ior service, to promote lead- ership and to encourage the development -'oi character . . . membership limited to fifteen per cent ol senior class and live per cent ol iuni-or class . . . this group will again prepare the handbook. OFFICERS 1946-1947 President ..................... ........,.,.,,............,....,..,.. .....,..,. H e nry Gass Vice-President .,....,... .....,.........,....,......, ............,,.....,. I-1 r thur Doian Secretary .............., ....,......,., C arolyn Helms Treasurer ....,..... ..,..,.......,.............. T homas Rauenzahn 1947-1948 President .......,.....,...... ...,..,.........,.........,. , ,....... . ,... Theodor Liss Vice-President ....., .....,........... R ichard Boyer Secretary .... ...,.. . Treasurer .......... ..,.,,..Iacqueline Meier .....,..,......Richard Heim FIRST ROW, left to right: Haines, Neuroth, Liss, Rapp, Givler, Heim, Bright. SECOND ROW': Dellicker, Reisner, Greene, Doian, Bickel, Reinert, Meier, Helms. THIRD ROW: McWade, Gutierrez, Schlegel, Rauenzahn, Boyer, Schmehl, Trexler. MISSING FROM PICTURE: Gass, Becker. 72 FIRST ROW, left to right: Meier, R. Seidel, Liss, Greene, Gutierrez, Guenther, Mrs. Roth, adviser. SECOND ROW: Mr. Harris. adviser, Kroyer, Rapp, Boyer, Schlegel, Young, Nagle. ebating Question: "Resolved-that the Federal Govemment should provide a complete system ot medical care available to all citizens at public expense" . . . attacked from three angles- fll its necessity, 123 its advantage. and 131 its practicability . . . team took part in several triangular panel discussions, the other schools being West Reading and Ham-burg . . . also invited to debate at the Muhlenberg Lions Club . . . panel conducted by a student mod- erator this year tor the first time . . . several members participated in discussions on Berks County Iunior Town Meeting oi the Hir. OFFICERS President .,........,.....,. ..,.,.......,....,.,............. .,....,..,. O m ar Greene Vice-President ....,... .........,..,.....,...... R ichard Boyer Secretary .,..........,. ,.,........ R osemarie Gutierrez 73 Q I IULILTDI-ll SCIVCI Staff composed ol iunior. senior students . . . senior members held executive positions . . . received valuable experience as possible future journalists . . . provided opportunity for expressing literary ability . . . reported school and alumni news . . . published a total oi ten issues . . . special Christmas and Hpril Fool editions . . . open to suggestions from pupils or faculty . . . several articles were reprinted in the National Echo, a paper made up ol selected material from newspapers ol high schools all over the country. STHFF ' ..................,.,., Hlma Meitzler Editor . .,........,.,..........,........ , ................................ , Make-up Editor .,.....,., .....A...............,.. ............ M a ry Rnn Hunter Headline Editor ....,.,. ,. .,.,,......,...... Carolyn Helms Hlumni Editor ..,...... ....,....... ,,..., .......,. , ............,..,...........,..... M a ri lyn Reinert Hrt Editor ,........, ....... ,...... . , ,.......,...... .,..,........ - ..... Rosemarie Gutierrez Page Editors , ...... ........,..... I anice Neuroth, Mary Hnn Hunter Marilyn Reinert. Raymond Schlegel Copyreaders ....... .........................,....,..... .H ubre Givler, Mary Hnn Hunter Sports Page , .....,.....,............... ,..........,.,...., ...... ,........., . ,...,. ........ , . , . .,.,.......,.......,..... R aymond Schlegel, Editor Richard Boyer. lean Young. Hans Hlthouse Typists .,.,........ Carolyn Helms. Gloria Rothen-berger. Mabel Haas. lean Gruber Doris Berkemeyer. lean Labe. Rita Hoover, Mary Hnn Hunter Circulation Manager .....,..................,.,....,...............,......,.,............,..,....,..,......................,,..,.......,.... Donald Rapp Hssistant Manager ...,,...,..,.....,..............,......,........,.........,................,.........,...,............,.,...,......,....,.. Richard Boyer Exchange Editor ,.,.,.., .,...., ......,........ D o nald Rapp Hrchives Manager .,....... ...............,.... D onald Rapp Hdvertising Manager ...............,..,.,.,.. , ............. Marilyn Reinert Faculty Hdviser ........,.......,..,...........................,.... .,.,.............,.... L . K. La.uck Faculty Hdvertising Manager ....,....... .........,.., H . G. Gerberich Faculty Circulation Manager .......,,.......,.....,.....,...........,...,....... .....,,.,.. ,................,............, M . E. Moyer FIRST ROW. left to right: G. Rothenberger. Helms. Geise. Lube. Hunter. Meitzler. Gruber. F. Bair. Lar- kin. Hoover. Bright. SECOND ROW: Parker. Neuroth, D. Moyer. Titlow. Reinert. M. Nagle. Rahn. M. Haas. I. Young. Bissey. THIRD ROW: Meier. H. Hlthouse. Givler, D. Rapp. Schlegel. Boyer. Klemm. Hill. Miller. Berkemeyer. FOURTH ROW: Mr. G-erberich. Mr. Lauck. Miss Moyer. 74. Carolyn Helms Hnna Hdam Hudrev Blatt loyce Brown Marian Dellicker Elizabeth Folk ORGHNIZHTIONS Hnna Hdam Charles Eisenbrown Ianet Geise Omar Greene Carolyn Helms Frank Kutz Grace Larkin Margaret McWade Doris Wagner HRT STHFF Rosemarie Gutierrez Kathleen Haines Carl Steele Ruth Trexler Ray Weidner Hrlene Bair Dorothy Beck Ruth Behm Pearl Eschbach Doris Evans Rita Fish r Muhltohi EDITORIHL STHFF Ianice Neuroth SENIOR Ianet Geise Payne Graeif Rosemarie Gutierrez Carolyn Helms Hlma Meitzler CLHSS WILL jean Buchter Ida Geisler Hubre Givler Doris Linderman Bonita Moyer Marilyn W'ertz Mariorie Weyandt HTHLETICS Donald Becker Hrthur Dojan Donald Large Raymond Schlegel Doris W'urst Raymond Schlegel WRITE-UPS Charmaine Moyer Ianice Neuroth Ianet Pritchard Donald Rapp Marilyn Reinert PHOTOGRHPHY Marie Canonico Ray Cramer Marian Davis Robert Dunkle Beverly Hartman Fern Manwiller Betty' Miller Vivian Miller Patricia Nagle LHYOUT Hlma Meitzler Donald Rapp Raymond Schlegel Ray Weidner TYPISTS Carolyn Gring Elizabeth Guenther Gloria Guldin Doris Kantner Gloria Katzenmoyer Betty Klemmer Edna Krantz Kreider Labe Leibold Manwiller Iune lean Irma Fern Mariiane Paff Hubre Givler Helen -Reisner Gloria Rothenberger Raymond Schlegel Barbara Schmehl Barry' Seidel Doris W'urst BUSINESS STHFF Hans Fllthouse Omar Greene Elizabeth Guenther Iohn Hartman Iohn Herbein Edward Large PROOFREHDING- Hubre Givler Mary Hnn Hunter Hlma Meitzler Ieanne Richardson Edith Seidel lane Shipe Dorothy Shuryn loyce Spangler Hdvisers-Mrs. Estella Harris, Miss Thelma Knauss, Mrs. Estelle Rupp 75 L , UHLTUH' all and ig Way atrols Organized to maintain salety and order both in the building and on the streets . . . Hall Patrol consisted ol junior and senior boys . . . purpose was to prevent crowding and con- gestion during the passing oi classes . . . Highway Patrol cooperated with Reading Hutc- mobile Club's campaign tor highway safety . . . reported violators oi rules were tried by the Traffic Court . . . awards are based on length ol service. FIRST ROW. left to right: Weisser. Frederick. Cordier. P. Hinkle. Huber. G. Reed. S. Rapp. E. Snyder. D. Rapp. D. Wolfe, R. Rdams. E. Weidner. SECOND ROW: L. Muthurd. I. Hettner. I. DeSantis. I. Brown. Neuroth. Isenberg. Spanier. Deppen. De- Hngelo. Tindle. B. Hngstadt. Einsel. D. Fish. THIRD ROW: R. Moyer. I.. Foltz. R. Fick. B. Yoder. B. Noll. S. Bare. Reinert. M. Tobias. I. Young. D. Huns- berger. Canfield. M. Haas. M. Shaner. FOURTH ROW: I. Newpher. R. McKently. W. Miller. P. Weller. R. Hedkman. Bickel. E. Heist. B. Seidel. R. Parzanese. Kremser. Weinman. W. Leininger. Wolfgang. I. Brokenshire. K. Parker. Mr. Boyer. FIFTH ROW: Owens. Bradley. D. Large. Armstrong. R. Gassert. G. Oxenreider. Dahms. D. Becker. Doian. R. Hains. R. Reed. Greene. H. Speicher. W. Eckert. Mr. Reinert. 76 LEFT TO RIGHT: I. Seidel. F. Snyder, G. Brady, D. Fry, Mr. Shaner. Stage rew Behind scenes at all assembly programs . . . duties consist oi placing scenery. operating movie projector. and obtaining varied lighting effects . . . biggest production was 1947 com- mencement program . . . contributed largely to the success of both se.nior and junior class plays and grade school and high school operettas . . . members receive a charm alter three years of service. SV i 92 2 'Q ' M " sf V 77 Q I IUHLTOI-ll 'Y-t-TIWCCIIS Girls' goodwill organization . . . Pledge: "I will do my best to lace lile squarely and find and give the best" . . . eleventh and twellth grade members . . . co-sponsored several dances with the Hi-Y . . . programs included Hpple Polishing Party, "Household Hints" lecture and demonstration, sports party . . . sponsored May Day program . . . presents twenty-live dol- lar Victory Bond to senior member oi organization contributing noted service to the school . . . advisers are Miss Frances Rahn, Mrs. Evelyn Becker and Mrs. Estella Rupp. OFFICERS President .....,......... ......,.............,.......,... ............. I e an George Vice-President ..... ,.....,....,....,... D oris Bright Secretary .......... ........., K athleen Haines Treasurer , .,.......,... ,.............,........ .,....,..., I a nice Neuroth Ir. Treasurer .........,........................ . .,............ Iune Sterner Sr. Program Chairman ..,....... ..,....,.. H lma Meitzler FIRST ROW, leit to right: Hdams, D. Heiiner, Gordon, Neider, Bright, F. Manwiller. F. Bair, V. Walters, D. Wagner, Herbein, Sterner, Balsamini, Wurst, G. Rothenberger, Guidotti, Pritchard, I. Spangler. SECOND ROW: Leibold. Kearney, Gring, Buchter, Guenther, Hafner, Schlegel, V. Miller, Bossert, Gruber, Eddinger, H. Davis, G. Wolfe. Bissey. Blatt. THIRD ROW: Haines. I. Hinkle, B. Moyer. Dresh, I. Reed. Ruhright. Radermachen Hlbright. Kroyer, R. Hahn, M. Hottenstein, Canto, P. Sweitzer, Faller, Schmehl, Neuroth, Deck, E. Seidel, H. Seidel. FOURTH ROW: Trexler, Gutierrez. Wertz, Weyandt. Shipe, McWade, C. Moyer, Meitzler. M. Cowley, M. Hunter, Berkemeyer, Burdan, Verret, Hnderson, M. Wanner. FIFTH ROW: Miss Harvey, M. Walters, Reisner. P. Nagle, Spahr. B. Folk, Pall, Graeif, Geise. Baer, Gul- din, K. Gehris, Kiehl. F. Zimmerman, Miss Hahn. ISJXTIE ROW: Richardson, B. Seidel, Mays, Weisser, George. Reinert, Bosold, B. Hartman, Evans, R. Fish, rs. upp. 78 FIRST ROW, left to right: Ludwig, Leas, Gassert, D. Rapp, Bickel, Kauffman, G. Oxenreider, K. Weller, M. Weaver. SECOND ROW: Burkey, D. Moyer. R. Brown, Foltz, I. Slonaker, I. Newpher. P. Weller. Bradley. Muthard. Walley. THIRD ROW: Kreider, Epting, E. Manwiller, R. Moyer, W. Shirk, I. Snyder, Kring, R. Gottschall, Boeshore, D. Graeif, Witman. FOURTH ROW: Mr. Brader, Hnderson, Shultz, R. Parzanese, Liss, Schlegel, R. Boyer, Ketner, Malandra, L. Brown, Owens, McKently. FIFTH ROW: M. Hoover, B. Seidel, E. Heist, F. Bingaman, R. Iones, Hassler, Hasker, L. Heiiner, Bosold, Shipe, Dahms, D. Large, C. Weller. Hi-Y Stands for "clean speech, clean sports, clean scholarship, and clean living" . . . opened the 1946-47 school term with a tall membership drive, adding thirty-one new members, and bringing the total membership to titty-six . . . together with the Y-Teens sponsored a Football Dance, Christmas Dance, and Valentine Dance . . . conducted a mock meeting in assembly to acquaint students with the organization . . . sold pennants and stationery to boost school spirit . . . sent Walter Bickel, president, to the Leadership Training Camp in Delaware last iall . . . representatives to the local Hi-Y Council were Walter Bickel and Hlexander Foltz while Donald Rapp attended Youth Council meetings at local Y.M.C.R. OFFICERS 5 President .............,.... ....,......,.......,.........,.......,..., .,................. W a lter Bickel Vice-President ........ ,......................... . ,Donald Rapp Secretary ..,....,.,....... ..,....,... G eorge Oxenreider Treasurer ,......,........,..,.,.........,.,.. .....,... N orman Kauffman Chaplain ...,.....,..,....,..,....,............,.,..... , .....,.,.,,.,...... Kurt Weller Committee Chaimian .,..,..... ........,., R alph Gassert - 9 79 f " sizzix-. E Af' 'ff iii U2 win fs e ' .2 as as ga, :ze bi 5 2 es 5 :ff it is l if 1, 'fi' , 4 ' QVWR5 5? ,V5 .rw if ann, is may if 57311. V UC O1'IZO1'1 C lub Senior organization of the Camp Fire Girls . . . program based on service and personal im provement . . . activities included hiking, Halloween, Party and scavenger hunt, and Chrxst mas Party . . . planned induction ceremony lor Fair Horizon Club . . . spent a weekend camping at Daniel Boone Homestead . . . made "SL Patty's" favors for hospital trays sponsored two hoedowns-"Do-Si-Do" and "DaiIodil Down" . . . Iacqueline Meier and lean Young participated in radio program held in conjunction with Camp Fire Birthday Week . . . Carolyn Helms spoke to various community organizations on the Camp Fire program OFFICERS President ................,......, Vice-President ,...... ., Secretary .,..,....................,.. ,,.,..,....Carolyn Helms ....,.......Dolores Parker ..,...,.,..,Carolyne Kline Treasurer ...............,.,.,..,..,.,.......,.. ,. ,........ Hnna Hdarn Program Chairman .,..,..... ......,..... I ean Young Service Chairman ............ ....,.,.,.....,... I da Geisler Scrapbook Chairman .,...... ...,......,..,.................,... R uth Larkin Leaders ..,...,....,........,.,..,....,.,..,...... .,...,..........,..,... M iss Hlta Horton Miss Thelma Knauss FIRST ROW, leit to right: Miss Horton, Linderman. Newpher, Helms, Davis, Miss Knauss. SECOND ROW: Larkin, D. Nagle, M. Nagle, Titlow, Miller, Dellicker. THIRD ROW: Parker, Meier, Young, Beck, Geisler, Yoder. MISSING FROM PICTURE: Hdam. S0 FIRST ROW. lelt to right: Strubing. Kutz. Deeds. Reedy. Hahn. SECOND ROW: Mengel, Fry, Kauffman. Gernert, Riegel. EII1' OIIZO11 Initial year . . . program included many proiects which helped in carrying out the two ob- jectives-service and personal improvement . . . enacted skit for Camp Fire and Bluebird gro.ups . . . demonstratio.n presented by representative ol Brylcmd's Institute oi Beauty Cul- ture . . .book review-"Hnything Can Happen" . . . talks on ceramics and Samoan Islands . . . enioyed a weekend at Daniel Boone Homestead . . . plan to visit Philadelphia alter the close of the current school term. OFFICERS President .........,.,........,,,.. ...,.......... I oan Strubing Vice-President ,.,.,..... ,..,,.....,. P atricia Gernert Secretary ..............,.............,..... ...,.,..............,,,... S hirley Hahn Program Chairman ........... ,.....,......,....,....,.,,.,...,., R uth Riegel Leader ..........,.,.,.......................... ..,,...... M rs. Stephen Nickliss Q rw W 81 tl IUHLTDHI n cc , n VCI' IIICC VC Senior Class production . . . presented November 21, 22, 1946 . . . plot centered about Iohnny Clover. editor of the high school paper. "Thea Penguin" . . . feminine influence moved in through Susan and her friend, Betsy. who were determined to run the paper . . . when Iohnny and his pal Spud were put out of commission by the measles, the girls took over and much confusion resulted . . . competition in the love department evolved around Lucy- belle Lee, a southern belle, who was proved fickle, and Iohnny finally realized Susan was the only one for him. cast' Mrs. Clover .......... Mr. Clover .,.,.,... Iohnny 'IPE ...........,.,... Susan Blake ...,.... Spud ............,.,...,.,.., Betsy .....,....................,.. Miss Willard ........ Mr. Quinn ............... Lucyhelle Lee ....,........ Preston ....,..............,........,.,.,...... Officer Simmons Football Players ...,........ Directors ......... ...Margaret McWade Gass ....,.,......,..Hans Hlthouse ..,......,....Ianet Pritchard ......,........,.Omar Greene ..,,..,.....Hmelia Guidotti , ...,,.,. ,...., . .Marilyn Reinert .Thomas Rauenzahn ,..,......Charmaine Moyer ...............,,Edward Large Weller ........,.Nonnan Kauffman Robert Rothermel Charles Eisenbrown Donald Rapp Iean B. Curley Miss Florence E. Messner FIRST ROW. left to right: Rauenzahn, Reinerf, McWade, Gass, Weller. SECOND ROW: Greene. Pritchard, Hlthouse, Moyer, Large, Guidotti. 82 FRONT ROW. lett to right: Sweitzer, Kearney. Hrmstrong. Owens. Degler, Newpher, Seidel. SECOND ROW: Balsamini, Heim. Gehris, Hnderson, Wanner. Radermacher. Neider. "A Date With Ju Y" Three acts of family comedy . . . held in auditorium on March 20 and 21 . . . sponsored by Iunior Class . . . played to capacity audiences . . . story evolved around Iudy who wanted to be Queen of local Community Dance . . . she resorted to submitting slogans for radio advertisements to raise money for the community reliei fund . . . used iamilys and friends names and got them confused . . . as a result Iudy's father won Kissable Lips con test in time oi need Iudy was deserted by boyfriend, Oogie . . . untangling of contest entries spelled trouble . . . problems were finally' solved and Iudy's dream iulfilled. Iudy Foster .,.................. Randolph Foster .......,. Mr. Foster .,.,.,..,.,..........,. Mrs. Foster ,.......,....... Hannah .......,,....,.,....,.........,....,.... M1tz1 Hoilman ...,.,,........ Barbara Winsocket Oogze Pringle .,..,.............,., Rex O'Conner ...........,.,. Susie .,.,................................,,........ Mrs. Schlutzhammer ........ Mr. Martindale .............,.... Mrs. Hotchkiss ....... , .,.., ., Eloise Hotchkiss ........... Dxrector .,,..,....,.........,......... CHST .,.,.,....Nancy Kearney .,,,..,,..,.,...Richard Heim ,,,......,.....Richard Owens ...,.......Patricia Sweitzer ..........,.,Kathleen Gehris ,.,..,.,.,..Ianice Hnderson ....,.,...,..,....Ioan Newpher .....,..,.....Blan Hrmstrong ......,.,..,,,........,....,.,Robert Seidel ..............Sandina Balsamini .......,..Mary Lou Wanner .,..,.,......,........Gerald Degler Esther Radermacher .,..........,.............Dolores Neider ...,....,...Mrs. lean B. Curley 83 Q I IU!-ILTUI-ll l'1OtO81'21Pl'1y' Newly organized in the past school term . . . met Monday and Thursday mornings oi each week . group consisted of those interested in the field ol photography . . . activities in cluded practice in developing. enlarging. and making prints . . . hopes for the future include a camera to be owned by the club. President ........,......., Vice-President ......... Secretary ...,....,..... Treasurer .,,.....,....,...,..,. Faculty Hdviser OFFICERS Richard Gerhart Gerald Scheifey ...Mariorie Nagle .......,...Melvin Witman Starr FIRST ROW, left to right: Kearney. Witmcm, Scheffey, Gerhart, I. Ferro. I. Hinkle. SECOND ROW: Ludwig, Meier. Parker, Kroyer, C. Moses, M. Nagle. K. Gehris. THIRD ROW: Himmelberger, Walley. R. Iones, Wentzel. Boyer. Zettlemoyer, R. Cramer, Mr. Starr 84 1 1 , ry X -KT' M, . ..,+ .N ,I 3 - 1, :bf-3:-,4i,g2'j,i w CHUHLTDI-ll unior, C1'1lO1' Cheerleaders Peppy, lively and vivacious . . . led cheers lor our successful varsity football and basketball squads . . . unlcrilingly backed these teams throughout their respective seasons . . . seniors recently donned new uniforms-gold sweaters. white dickies, navy blue pleated skirts . . . Gloria Rothenberger and Charmaine Moyer received charms lor three years ol service . . . letters were presented to Doris Bright, Melba Herbein, Mary Kroyer, Ianet Pritchard, and Doris Wagner tor two years of service. FRONT ROW. lett to right: Rothenberger, Pritchard. Moyer, Kroyer. Wagner. Herbein, Bright. BHCK ROW: Piclutz. Weisser. Shuker. Hetfner. 86 FIRST ROW. leit to right: Doian. D. Large. Weller. Kantner. W. Leininger, Rohrbcnch. King, B. Oxen- reider Olszewski Epting Weaver SECO1'ID ROW: Oxenieider. DeSantis. Hains. Herbein, Tecklenberg. R. Seyler. F. Kutz. Bosold. Shipe. Hasker. Bradley. THIRD ROW: Mr. I-land, Newpher. Emst. Unger. Starke. Hrmstrong. Haus. Heitner. Degler. Owens. Mc- Kently, W. Miller, Mr. White. FOURTH ROW: Mr. Clemens. Plrtz. Snyder, Boeshore. Kring. Pehlman. Ketner. Marbarger. Klemmer. Gor- don. Buda. Deck, Mr. Brokenshire. FEFTH ROW: R. Miller, Parzanese. Scheiiey. Greth, Kramer. Batdorf. Kline. T. Leininger, Fox. Quinter, Critchlow. SIXTH ROW: Smith. Weinman. Shultz. Brown, Gromis. Iones. K. Kutz. Graelt. Schumann. Koller. Thomas. O oth all Second ,season ol football at Muhlenberg was marked by greater enthusiasm among the students . . . great gridiron game is gradually taking its place in the field ol sports at Muhl- enberg . . . new gridiron dedicated at first game of season . . . the team. captained by Royden Seyler. was -built around four varsity lettennen trom last year . . . despite many casualties the season closed with a record ot two wins and three losses . . . Gerald Haus, lett guard. succeeded Paul Shultz as outstanding county lineman . . . Baby Muhls, under Dick Miller. duplicated the varsity's season . . . form basis for Muhlenberg's future varsity teams. VRRSITY DHTE OPPONENT M.T.H.S. OPP. Sept. 13 Ephrata 6 19 Z1 Emmaus 0 24 28 Wilson Boro 7 6 Oct. 5 Manheim 7 21 12 'Wyomissing 55 0 19 'Boyertown 0 26 26 Stevens Trade U 33 Nov. 2 'West Reading 7 13 8 'Shillington 7 0 'League Games 16 'Wilson 12 13 IUNIOR VARSITY Sept. '30 Wilson 6 0 Oct. 7 Emmaus U 7 21 Boyertown 6 32 28 West Reading 6 12 Nov. 11 Shillington 20 U 87 CQULILTDHI arsity aslietlaall Muhlenberg's most popular sport . . . excellent hoopsters . . . finished their league season undefeated . . . captors ol divisional and Berks basketball crowns . . . defeated Elizabeth town in their first round of P.l.H.H. play-oils . .. piloted by "Bill" Miller who received special recognition lor establishing new Central Division scoring record of 225 points DHTE PLHY-OFFS P.I.H.H. 'League Games Nov. Dec. Ian. Feb. Feb. Mar. Mar. 22 3 6 9 13 17 20 23 27 7 10 14 17 24 31 4 7 14 24 27 3 7 ll OPPONENT Hamburg Kutztown 'Birdsboro Hamburg 'Wilson 'Shillington "Mt, Penn Reading Robesonia 'West Reading 'Wyomissing 'Mohnton 'Wilson 'Birdsboro 'ML Penn 'West Reading 'Wyomissing 'Mohnton 'Shillington Hamburg Robesonia Elizabethtown Lancaster M.T.H.S. OPP. 40 24 36 20 37 34 39 35 37 29 40 22 50 25 25 39 42 32 40 36 61 25 49 36 28 25 41 21 30 23 27 21 57 30 61 31 43 37 35 26 45 26 46 33 28 37 FIRST ROW, left to right: R. Moyer. W. Miller. Mr. Clemens. Seyler, Bradley. SECOND ROW: Mcllently, Becker, R. Shipe, Rauenzahn, Doian, Husker, R. Slonaker. FIRST ROW. left to right: R. Miller. Bucxk. Quintet. Kring. Burdan. Lantz. Verret. Mgr. SECOND ROW: Mr. Clemens. Newpher. Bosold. Hains. DeSantis. Moyer. unlor arslty aslxetluali Young. determined basketeers . . . form nucleus lor next year's Varsity squad elevated their divisional standing to third place . . . 11 wins-6 losses. DHTE M.T.H.S. OPP Nov. 22 Hamburg 25 27 Dec. 3 Kutztown 28 22 6 'Birdsboro 32 15 9 Hamburg 26 21 13 'Wilson 18 26 17 'Shillington 37 48 20 "ML Penn 24 . 22 Ian. 7 'West Reading 22 35 10 'Wyomissing 26 22 14 'Mohnton 37 31 17 'Wilson 20 18 24 'Birdsboro 34 31 31 "Mt, Penn 23 30 Feb. 4 'West Reading 39 28 7 'Wyomissing 25 38 14 'Mohnton 38 29 24 'Shillington 40 52 'League Games Q I IU!-ILTOI-ll unior Sciiooi aslietbali Ninth grade basketeers . . . participated in second year of league competition . . . victors in Iour of eleven games . . . attained valuable experience necessary for probable careers as future hoopsters. DHTE M.T.H.S. OPP. Dec. 11 Exeter 13 10 19 Pennside 21 41 Ian. 9 West Reading 5 35 14 Sinking Spring 34 18 17 Wilson 14 45 ' 23 Pennside 20 31 30 Mohnton 27 26 Feb. 6 West Reading 19 35 13 Sinking Spring 47 IU 20 Wilson 14 38 28 Mohnton 34 37 FIRST ROW, left to right: Mr. Brokensbire. Evans. Napoletano. Eberly, Pehlman, Gordon. SECOND ROW: Santoni. Klemmer. Parzanese, Fisher. Hevalow. Hrnold. h THIRD ROW: McKently, Dunkelberger. Reed, Brady. Smith. Folk. MISSING FROM PICTURE: Brokenshire. Unger. ll l 90 FIRST ROW, left to right: Rohrbach, DeHart, Shipe, Blatl. Folk, Weisser, Williams. SECOND ROW: Meck. Wennell, B. Oxenreider, Hartman. Brossman. Mills. Waldorf. THIRD ROW: Mr. Brokenshire. Holl. Fisher, Brady, Hdams. Brown, Heckman. CC oniesn aslietlmll Hspirants to junior high and Iunior Varsity teams . . . eighth grade cagers . . . loyal at tenders of weekly practices . . . recipients of early training as varsity courtsmen . . . sub dued in their only two tilts. DHTE M.T.H.S. OPP. Dec. 11 Exeter 9 10 Dec. 19 Pennside 16 34 91 'P , 5, 5 Q I IULILTDHI aselna Hope to annex another county championship . . . Emst and Bradley will take over pltchmg chores . . . return of Dojan. Seyler, Miller, and Oxenreider boosts prospects for a successful SSUSOXL DHTE Hpr. 1 'Birdsboro 3 'Mohnton , 8 'ML Penn 10 Shillington 15 Wyomissing 17 West Reading 22 Wilson 24 Mt. Penn 29 Shillington May 1 Wyomissing 6 West Reading 8 Wilson 'Non-league Games Elway Hway Hway Home Elway Elway Home Home Hway Home Home Hway FIRST ROW: left to right: Buck, Quinter. Reinhart. Burden. Gordon, Meck, Evans, H. DeSanhs SECOND ROW: Dunkle, Slonaker. R. Moyer, W. Miller, Doian, Mr. Clemens. Parzanese. H Seyler Bradley Oxenreider, Snyder. THIRD ROW: Shipe, Newpher. Ernst, E. DeSanti s.Kring, McKently, Cramer, Manwiller 92 FIRST ROW. lett to right: Shirk. Gordon. Ketner, Hain. Ferro. Boyer. Seyler. Bradley, G. Oxenreider. L. Brown. Rapp. Greene. SECOND ROW: S. Hartman. Kutz. N. Napoletano. H. Brovsm. Gerhart. R. Miller. Herbein. R. Shipe. Gass. Buda. Hrtz. Bickel. THIRD ROW: B. Oxenreider. Olszewski. Brokenshire. Gromis. Parzanese, Schafer. Iones. Smith. Greth. Brady. R. Brown. S. Napoletcmo. FOURTH ROW: Muthard. Shultz. Gilbert. B. Shipe. F. Brown. D. Weller. Nagle. Mr. Buckworth. Mr. Shipe. P. Weller. IHC Returning seniors-Greene. Rapp. Bickel. and Gass-plus many experienced undergrad- uates form nucleus ot the track team . . . aspire to gain victories in the county meets at Blbright. Shillington. and West Reading . . . will enter Penn Relays at Philadelphia. Dis- trict 3 Meet at Lancaster. DHTE Hpr. 19 Hlbright-County Meet Hlbright College 23 Wilson. Muhlenberg. Shillington Shillington 25-26 Penn Relays Philadelphia May 3 West Reading-County Meet West Reading 7 Venzke Relays Boyertown 10 Shillington-County Meet Shillington 13 Lebanon Night Relays Lebanon 17 District 3 Meet Lancaster 24 State Meet State College 93 I 6-- ' - CQUHLTDMI CI1I1lS 621111 Reorganized by tennis enthusiasts . . . te-entered league alter a lapse ol several years engaged in matches with Boyertown. West Reading, and Shillington Hlgh Schools Hpril May May May May May '29 13 15 Boyertown at Muhlenberg Muhlenberg at Shillington Muhlenberg at West Reading Shillington at Muhlenberg West Reading at Muhlenberg Muhlenberg at Boyertown Mr. Starr, D. Moyer, McKently, Schlegel. Reber, Greene. Rapp, Seidel. F 94 FIRST ROW, left to right: Wurst, R. Hngstadt, F. Manwiller, Faller, Helms. D. Wagner, H. Hdarn. B. I-ldam. SECOND ROW: Manmiller, Kochan, M.lWeaver, Ermold, Deeds, M. Wanner, H. Davis, H. Seidel, Spahr, Eddinger. THIRD. ROW: Pies, Buck, N. Hartman, Selig, C. Rothermel, B. Hartman, Shuker, P. Sweitzer, I-lnderson, M. Hottenstein, Miss Slifer. ' enlor 18 Organization is composed of girl athletes oi our high school . . . major activities-hockey, basketball, volleyball, badminton, softball . . . minor sports-archery, swimming, bowling, tennis . . . "Honor Teams," chosen by the girls, represented Muhlenberg in hockey and' bas- ketball games' with other schools . . . eamed money by selling Brownies and candy at home football and basketball games . . . also by sponsoring dances in the gym after school . . . awards are presented on basis oi participation in the activities. HOCKEY HONOR TERM Beverly Hartman Doris Wagner Betty Eddinger Betty Fies E1izabethASelig Carolyn Helms Doris Wurst Eleanor Fallen' Nancy Hartman Ioyce Shuke: Fern Manwiller Hnna Davis Dolores Parker Madaline Manmiller BHSKETBHLL HONOR TERM Beverly Hartman Fern Manwiller Rnna Davis Ioyce Mays Carolyn Helms Doris Wagner Betty Eddinger Dolores Parker Grace Larkin Doris Wurst Eleanor Faller Ioyce Shuker OFFICERS President ,.,..,... ,...... , ,........,..,........., ..,...........,....., ,..,.,.,. C a r olyn Helms Vice'-President ....... .,......... E leanor F aller Secretary ..,.........,...,...,..... .,.,........., D olores Parker Treasurer , ,...... , .... , .,.. , ........... ..,..,..,.,.,...,..... E velyn Spahr Hssistant Treasurer ....... .........,.. M ary Lou Wanner 95 W WT, , UH'-TQ'-" U1'1lO1' G. A. A. Iunior girl sportslers oi Muhlenberg . . . major sports-soccer, basketball. softball . . . minor sports-volleyball, tennis, swimming . . . any girl who completes six games and two prac- tice periods in three maior activities or two maior and two minor is entitled to an award . . . ninth grade basketball squad participated in tour games-two with Exeter, two with Wyomissing High School. BHSKETBHLI. TERM IunelEinsel Iean Moll Elsie Rainey Emily Snyder Ianet Kline Barbara Moyer Danice Rapp Hrdell Wagner Ioyce Kurzweg Ianet Pegg Robin Reinhold Doris Wolie FIRST ROW, left to right: M. Knoll, I. Yoh, Zeller, Whitcrait, B. Kurtz, Habel, Kramer, Martin, B. Wanner, Bulles, Gerhard, V. Manwiller, N.'Landis, Cochran, Wingert. Hughes. 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