New Bedford Institute of Technology - Fabricator Yearbook (New Bedford, MA)

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NEW BEDFORD INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY REFERENCE L I B RA R Y . . . volume no 20044 Form NBIT50. 5M-9-60-928767 U2M2X -D3773- 0 ZP3 v, 6- fe dTj£ % fi a zU h Tresentin g THE 1937 FABRICATOR in a new and distinctive fashion; repeating the time worn theme of tangibly gathering those intangible experiences and associations of the men and women who have worked and played for the past three years at the New Bedford Textile School. THE 193 7 F A B R if Jl 7 " If " • - asgSP St I C A T O R YEARBOOK OF THE NEW BEDFORD TEXTILE SCHOOL NEW BEDFORD. M ASSACHUSETTS Published by the Class of 1937 To Mr. George Walker To our principal, we, the Class of 1937, extend every best wish that he may continue as the successful head of this institution and that he may find happiness in the duty and ideals he has devoted himself to. D - D J V%v To Mr. Fred E. Busby As a small token of our appreciation of his untiring efforts and incessant interest in our behalf, for his genial nature, and as a manifestation of the affection we hold for him, we sincerely dedicate this volume of the Fabricator. OUR FOUNDATION HPHROUGHOUT the passing ages, man ' s life has been one of continued progress. Although many changes have taken place during this time, the primal wants of man still prevail. Among these is the desire for shelter from the ele- ments and it is to this purpose that the New Bedford Textile School has been founded. Indeed it is a far cry to the crude methods of textile manufacture of the past centuries. Continued progress demands skilled technicians. New Bedford Textile School has rightly been noted for the fine calibre of its graduates, and, fulfilling the ideals which prompted its foundation, still leads the field in the production of future leaders in the textile industry. HIM O ICY OF THE SCHOOL IDEALIZING the need of a school to train men for the ever-widening field of textiles, the Massachusetts Legislature, under the Acts of 1895, Chapter 475, created a board of fifteen members, whose duties were to incorporate and establish the New Bedford Textile School. The City of New Bedford and the State of Massachusetts each appropriated $25,000 to be used in the establishment of the school, and finally, on October 14, 1899, the school was dedicated. Soon after this event, the school opened and instruction was given to day and special evening classes. The school at that time was but a modest three story building. The rooms consisted of carding, spinning, and weaving rooms, a slashing room, and a photographic dark room. There were also several recitation rooms, a director ' s room, and a room for spooling, winding, and hand looms. The first enrollment consisted of eleven day students and 183 night students. Each year saw a substantial increase in the enrollment. The curriculum was augmented to include knitting and chemistry. This made expansion imperative. The building was extended to the end line on Maxfield Street, and the increased space was used for a chemistry labora- tory, class rooms, and a knitting room. On April 15, 1904, Mr. William E. Hatch was appointed President of the school. Under his able leadership, the school was expanded still further to accommodate the increased enrollment. Much new equipment was added. The school is considered the best in this section of the country. The present buildings contain over 100,000 square feet of floor space and equipment valued at over $275,000. The Chemistry Department, under the direction of Mr. Fred E. Busby, has two fine laboratories fully equipped for any work along the textile line. Many striking and unusual specimens of dyeing are produced here in this department. The designing Department under Mr. Samuel Holt offers full instruc- tion in dobby and jaquard designing. The cloths designed here may be produced in the C. Y. P. and Weaving Departments which are headed respectively by Mr. Thomas H. Gourley and Mr. Fred Beardsworth. The Rayon and Testing Department directed by Mr. John Fawcett is a com- paratively recent addition to our school, but it is already making a name for itself. Students interested in mechanics may receive a fine groundwork in the mechanical course. This department is ably handled by Mr. Morris H. Crompton. There is also a Knitting Department which is equipped to per- form almost every type of knitting done by commercial firms today. The description of these departments has necessarily been brief, but we who have studied here realize that it is the training which is received in these departments that causes N. B. T. S. graduates to be in demand everywhere. WILLIAM ACOMB July 28, 1873 — January 31, 1937 Dedicated to the Memory of Mr. William Acomb, Instructor and Friend Music, when soft voices die, Vibrates in the memory — Odours, when sweet violets sicken, Live within the sense they quicken. And so thy thoughts, when thou art gone, Love itself shall slumber on. — Shelley IN MEMOItlAM TIIK FACULTY MR. JOHN L. FAWCETT 75 Jean St., Acushnet, Mass. MR. FRANK L. D. WEYMOUTH 7 Middle St., Fairhaven, Mass. MR. FRED BEARDSWORTH 61 Hill St., New Bedford MR. MALCOLM RICHARDSON Dawson Apartments, New Bedford MR. GEORGE WALKER 122 Hathaway St., New Bedford MR. EDWARD L. MURPHY. JR. 641 County St., New Bedford MR. SAMUEL HOLT 39 Locust St., New Bedford MR. ADAM BAYREUTHER 326 Coffin Ave., New Bedford MR. ABRAM BROOKS 3136 Acushnet Ave., New Bedford MR. JOHN E. FOSTER 49 Carroll St., New Bedford MR. MORRIS H. CROMPTON 148 Mt. Pleasant St., New Bedford MR. THOMAS H. GOURLEY 49 Laurel Ave.. Fairhaven, Mass. MR. FRED E. BUSBY 59 Rotch St., Fairhaven MR. ANTONE RODIL (Not Present) 6 Norwell St., So. Dartmouth, Mass. ADMINISTRATION AND INSTRUCTION ADMINISTRATION John A. Shea President of Board George Walker Principal Maud L. Clark Senior Bookkeeper Ellen Broadmeadow Senior Clerk and Stenographer Mona Claire Kennedy Junior Clerk INSTRUCTION Department Heads Thomas H. Gourley Carding and Spinning Fred Beardsworth Warp Preparation and Weaving Samuel Holt Designing John L. Fawcett Rayon, Knitting, and Testing Fred E. Busby, S.B Chemistry, Dyeing, and Finishing Morris H. Crompton Engineering and Mechanical Drawing INSTRUCTORS John Foster, B.S. in C.E Engineering and Mechanical Drawing Adam Bayreuther Machine Shop. Malcolm Richardson General Edward L. Murphy, Jr Dyeing and General Abram Brooks, Frank L. D. Weymouth, A.B Chemistry Antone Rodil Weaving STAFF Edmund J. Levine Editor-in-Chief Norman Singleton Business Manager Harold H. Williams Edgar A. Gundersen Advertising Manager Literary Editor Benjamin Slom Ass ' t Business Manager Madeline C. Robinson Art Editor Milton M. Horvitz Humor Editor Joseph F. Aulisio Sports Editor HAROLD F. RILEY President JOHN V. HILLMAN Vice President CLASS OFFICERS HARRY WILCOCK Secretary THOMAS J. DWYER, JR. Tr easurcr iwH AIM TATEK RUSSELL H. ARMITAGE New ' Bedford, Mass. Chemistry As one of the three " West Enders, " Rut ' s chief problem for three years has been that of transporting them to and from school. In con- junction with this occupation, Rut has become an expert tire changer. JOSEPH F. AULISIO New Bedford, Mass. Chemistry Our Joseph has done a fine job of maintaining the high standard set by his brother. If you don ' t believe this, look over the box scores of our basketball games. And as the papers say, " Joe also plays baseball. " Basketball 1, 2, 3. Baseball 1, 2, 3. Sports Editor, Fabricator Staff. CAMERON A. BAKER Fairhaven, Mass. General They call him " Cowboy " and he hails from the wilds of Fairhaven. We certainly would like to know why for we have never seen him on a horse. " Cowboy ' s " intense interest in the eco- nomic course has been remarkable. FABRICATOR ' 37 14 ELMER W. DIGGLE Fairhaven, Mass G enera I Definitely the school ' s fashion plate. Diggle ' s neat appearance should be a great aid to his future advancement. He wields a mean tennis racket for which our coach has been thankful these past three years. Tennis 1, 2, 3. KENNETH V. CHACE Acushnet, Mass. Chemistry This young man is conceded to be the smart- est student of the chemistry class. No matter how hard the problem is, it never seems to trouble Chacey. He is quite musical, too. As a matter of fact, his vocal renditions in the laboratory have caused him to be known as the " Lonesome Troubador. " Assistant Advertising Manager, Fabricator Staff. HENRY J. BOBROWIECKI New Bedford, Mass. Mechanical Henry has not taken part in any extra-curricula activities but he has worked hard during his stay at Textile. Electricity and steam have taken up a great deal of his time. We wish you luck in your chosen field, Henry. 15 FABRICATOR ' 37 THOMAS JOSEPH DWYER, JR. New Bedford, Mass. Chemistry Tom sprang the biggest surprise of the year when he came to school one day and announced himself a married man. We wish you a bon voyage on the sea of matrimony, Tom. Junior Prom Committee; Senior Prom Com- mittee; Treasure r 3. GUNNAR F. ERICKSON New Bedford, Mass. Mechanical Whenever you meet Erickson you ' re sure to be greeted by a friendly smile. A pleasant person- ality and his willingness to lend a helping hand have gained him many friends. That ' s a good policy, Gunnar. Baseball 2. RAYMOND E. FISCHER East Freetown, Mass. Mechanical Everybody in N. B. T. S. admires Ray for his good nature. He can take all sorts of joshing and pass the whole thing off with a grin. His level disposition is matched by his equally hard work in the shop. FABRICATOR ' 37 16 MEYER N. GOLDBERG New Bedford, Mass. Mechanical Mike is well known for his good sense of humor and his happy-go-lucky air. But don ' t let that fool you. During his stay here, he has worked with a purpose and will become a top notcher in his line. Senior Prom Committee. EDWIN V. GEORGE Fairhaven, Mass. Mechanical The boys in the drawing room will miss George ' s singing at his work even though at times it was not always in tune. Ed comes from over the river and specializes in drawing and machine shop. Basketball 1, 2; Ring Committee. ALLEN LEWIS FROST New Bedford, Mass. Chemistry When Frosty says anything, everybody listens — and smiles, for his speech is composed largely of dry humor. One of the by-words of the class has been " Frost is Boss. " Does Lois agree to that, Frosty? Vice-President 1. 17 FABRICATOR ' 37 EDGAR A. GUNDERSEN New Bedford, Mass. Chemistry Edgie is another of those who believes that work never hurt anyone. He is ambition personified. However, when he does find a moment to spare, his favorite diversion is to spring up behind you and unleash a nasty pun. Chess 1; Dance Committee 3; Fabricator. Literary Editor JOHN V. HILLMAN Mattapoisett, Mass. Mechanical It ' s a long way from Mattapoisett to New Bed- ford, but Vera makes the journey without mishap every single day (excepting those when the bridge is open). He never says much, but the fact that he is our class vice-president attests to his ability and popularity. Vice-President 3; Basketball 1, 2; Baseball 1,2. MILTON M. HORVITZ 2$T New Bedford, Mass. Chemistry FABRICATOR ' 37 Marny possesses an enviable personality. He is always overbubbling with contagious humor and friendliness — those qualities desired by all but gained by few. Without a smile, Marny would not look natural. May his countenance forever be blessed with upturned lips. Humor Editor Fabricator; Junior Prom Com- mittee. 18 STANLEY ANDREW KOCZERA New Bedford, Mass. rener al Stan seems to have been born under an un- lucky star. Mr. Gourley always catches him at something. His sincerity in his ideas and an ever- ready helping hand have made Stan a well-liked fellow. Basketball 1, 3; Soccer 1, 2; Manager Soccer 3; Senior Prom Committee. MARK W. KNOWLTON, JR. North Dartmouth, Mass. General Whenever we want any pointers on the restaurant business, we always see friend Knowl- ton, because he knows all the ins and outs of the trade. Mark manages to liven up the merchandis- ing class by his humorous asides and by humming a little tune now and then. Secretary 1, 2; Basketball 1, 2; Tennis 1, 2; Junior Prom Committee. LEO P. KENNY AK3 Fairhaven, Mass. Chemistry Many a dull afternoon has been brightened by " Bing " Kenny ' s sudden outbursts of crooning. We have a strong belief that Leo cherishes such philosophy as indicates that " life is a song " and that we should go through it singing — or croon- ing. 19 FABRICATOR ' 37 EDWARD A. KOSIBA New Bedford, Mass. General Whatever success our basketball team has en- joyed is due in a good measure to " Casey. " If we ever want to find him, we look for Koczera and generally find them together. Ed plays a good game of soccer, too. Basketball 1, 2, 3; Soccer 1, 2, 3. PAUL M. KOVAR New Bedford, Mass. rener al Assistant Evening Instructor Kovar is an au- thority on designing and color. Ask him some- time. When not engaged in instructional activi- ties, Kovar may be found indulging in his favorite pastime of concocting various types of explosives. EDMUND JAMES LEVINE New Bedford, Mass. Chemistry Yud, with Horvitz, forms the inseparable pair, Horvine, Inc. He may usually be found working in the lab while Horvitz upholds the fair name of the firm in discussions with all and sundry. Yud is also our editor-in-chief of the Fabricator. Associate Editor Fabricator 2, Editor-in- Chief Fabricator. FABRICATOR ' 37 20 WALTER R. MITCHELL, JR. New Bedford, Mass. Chemistry Walt ' s ambition is to be a dyer. He abounds in good nature and is easy to get along with — but as to h is yodeling, we refuse to commit ourselves. Vice-President 2. ANTONE MELLO, JR. New Bedford, Mass. Mechanical We can usually hear Marshmallow coming for quite some time before we see him. Mello isn ' t exactly the shy, retiring type. His name, he will have you know, is pronounced Mello. Soccer 1, 2. HAROLD E. McCORMICK New Bedford, Mass. General Poor " Barfly " has been having a tough time trying to convince the boys that his nickname is undeserved. He gets right down to work and has a cheery smile for everybody. Just how did you get that nickname, Mac? Junior Prom Committee. 21 FABRICATOR ' 37 FRANK A. NIEC New Bedford, Mass. Mechanical Frank is one of the youngest in our class. If there is any reward for a fellow who works and does his best, then Niec will surely succeed. His favorite subjects are steam and electricity. FERDINAND PANEK New Bedford, Mass. Mechanical When it comes to the point of saying some- thing about Fred, we ' re rather at a loss because we know so little about him. Fred has worked with a will in the shop. Best of luck, Fred. ALAN J. RAMSBOTHAM New Bedford, Mass. Chemistry " Gentleman and scholar. " That ' s what Al calls everyone else, but it fits him more perfectly. Words cannot describe a fellow such as he — friend, scholar, athlete, and a regular fellow, if there ever was one. Treasurer 2; Soccer 1, 2, 3; Baseball 1, 2, 3; Basketball 1, 2, 3. FABRICATOR ' 37 22 HAROLD F. RILEY New Bedford, Mass. Chemistry " Mike " is the mighty mite of the class. He has the happy distinction of having served, unan- imously, as our president for three solid years! He is not all serious, however, for when the oc- casion presents itself, he is the first to enter into any fun-producing caper. Class President 1, 2, 3; Basketball 2; Soccer 1. 2, 3; Baseball 1,2, 3. C. LEO RILEY, AK i JR. New Bedford, Mass. Chemistry " Bud " has made a name for himself in per- forming unheard of experiments and has sur- prised many with his knowledge of chemistry. As a side line, he operates an amateur radio station. With your talents, you should go far, " Bud, " and you have our sincerest wishes for your success. Dance Committee 3. ERNEST J. REMILLARD AK New Bedford, Mass. Mechanical Remillard is the man-about-town of the Mechanical Course, spending his Saturday nights at the brighter spots about town. The lectures which he frequently gives to Fischer on selected subjects are classics and are enjoyed by the en- tire class. 23 FABRICATOR ' 37 MADELINE C. ROBINSON New Bedford, Mass. Secretarial To Madeline belongs the distinction of being the only girl in the entire class. Why does the class think she ' s all right? The answer is easy. She ' s shown us all that she can take it and that she ' s a good sport through and through. Art Editor Fabricator, Dance Committee. WALTER SCHOFIELD Fairhaven, Mass. Mechanical The mystery man of the mechanical class. We in New Bedford would like to know who his weak- ness is. All that our corps of detectives have been able to detect is that her initials are P. G. GORDON JANSSEN SIMMONS New Bedford, Mass. Chemistry " Jasper " is the mad chemist of the class, always working and plugging to be ahead — even to the extent of stringing up clotheslines in the lab on which to dry his thesis samples. FABRICATOR ' 37 24 EARLE W. SMITH New Bedford, Mass. renera I Milkman Smith has to get up in the wee hours of the morning for work. As a result, some mornings he is pretty well in a fog. Nevertheless, he keeps plugging away and always makes the grade. That ' s the spirit, Smitty. Basketball 2. BENJAMIN SLOM 2 T New Bedford, Mass. General Slom is always ready to argue for the things he feels are right. He usually gains his point, too. If you need anything in the delicatessen line. Benny can get it for you wholesale. Ass ' t Business Manager Fabricator. NORMAN SINGLETON New Bedford, Mass. Chemistry Singie found Textile School a profitable place. If any business was transacted or any event planned, Singie was always in the midst of it. Take a glance at his activities and see. Baseball 1, 2, 3; Soccer 1, 2, 3; Business Manager Fabricator; Ring Committee Chair- man, Junior Prom Committee; Scbool News- paper Correspondent. 25 FABRICATOR ' 37 ELBERT S. TRIPP Fairhaven, Mass. Chemistry Trippy is the sweet and deep mystery of the class. He sees no evil, talks no evil, and hears no evil. But then, what interest can a fellow find in the world when there ' s someone like " Ginger " to engage your thoughts. Tennis 1, 2, 3. HARRY WILCOCK Westport, Mass. Chemistry Three years ' association with " Our ' Arry " has been a most pleasant experience. Harry may best be characterized as " one of the fellows " who made our stay in the lab very enjoyable. The basketball team will remember him as an efficient manager, too. Secretary 3; Soccer 3; Basketball 1, 2, 3; Basketball Manager 3; Senior Prom Com- mittee. HAROLD HUNT WILLIAMS Middleboro, Mass. Chemistry Blond wavy hair, eyes of blue, and the ambi- tion to commute to and from school each day mark the lad from Middleboro. His time here was well spent, too, for he is one of our most sincere workers. Advertising Manager Fabricator. FABRICATOR ' 37 26 CLASS HISTORY TPHE year 1934 will probably be recorded in history as the year in which our nation began to emerge from a world-wide financial crisis. There is one other event which the world at that time did not believe important. In that year, the Class of 1937 entered New Bedford Textile School. Since we are now to leave our school, we realize and are impressed more than ever with the axiom that " all good things must come to an end. ' " But our stay here has come to an end all too quickly. As we eagerly stand on the threshold of the world, it is with reluctance that we leave our alma mater — the birthplace of our true friendships, the home we entered young and untried and from which we emerged matured, edu- cated, and learned in the ways of the world. The past three years are now one happy memory to us. Memories are the mirror of life into which we gaze to review the highlights of the past. We, as humans, do not know where our destiny lies nor what the future may hold in store for us, but as for the past — ah, that is too glorious to go unheeded. So, for the present, we shall travel backward in the flight of time to the day in September, 1934, when we entered this institution. The first week was one of great uneasiness and confusion. We man- aged to get into the wrong class rooms and were more or less at sea. Our period of orientation was soon over and after becoming accustomed to the school routine, we found that the students and teachers were all right. We pledged ourselves to the several fraternities and the initiations which followed were enjoyed as much by us as by the rest of the school. Our class officers for the year were Harold Riley, President, Allen Frost, Vice-President and Mark Knowlton, Jr., Secretary. Mid-year and final exams soon were memories and we entered the summer vacation. After becoming juniors, we elected Harold Riley, President, Walter R. Mitchell, Jr., Vice-President, Alan Ramsbotham, Treasurer, and Mark Knowlton, Jr., Secretary. We can never forget the two dances which our class sponsored. Suffice it to say that we had never previously realized how many potential orchestra leaders we had in the school. During this year, our class was augmented by the addition of the mechanical class. 27 FABRICATOR ' 37 The days passed quickly and before we knew it, we were seniors, ready for, and face to face with the future. Our class officers were Harold Riley, President, John V. Hillman, Vice-President, Thomas Dwyer, Jr., Treasurer, and Harry Wilcock, Secretary. The Fabricator Staff was also elected at this time, and, throughout the year various committees were appointed to arrange for such necessaries in the life of a senior, as dances, rings, and a prom. Our class has been outstanding in athletics, also. We have furnished the school and the sporting world some of its finest athletes. Those who anwered the soccer call were Koczera, Kosiba, Mello, Ramsbotham, H. Riley, Wilcock, and Singleton who served as captain. More than half a team ! The coach must certainly feel the heavy foot of the march of time. The basketball court was well populated with our boys and it is here that their actions and efforts particularly reflected with scintillating lumi- nosity. The basketeers were Aulisio, George, Hilliam, Koczera, Kosiba, Ramsbotham, H. Riley, and Wilcock who was also the manager in his senior year. Again the coach looks longingly back to the day when he could depend upon these stalwarts. Seniors who donned Tech baseball suits were Aulisio, Hillman, Rams- botham, H. Riley, Simmons, and Singleton. A person does well enough if he ' s in a racket, and no less the case with Textile in tennis. Among those serving and driving were numbered Diggle, Knowlton, Tripp, and Chace, the manager. Prom and finals have now passed. To the faculty, we wish to express our sincere thanks not only for the knowledge they have imparted to us, but also for their many kindnesses and friendship. Commencement awaits us with all its hopes and promises. We depart from the school hesitatingly, but we are confident that those who follow us will at all times endeavor to maintain the high standard of the school and all its traditions. FABRICATOR 28 ' 37 FRESHMEN Front Row: D. Smith, E. Mann, W. Joyce, H. Taylor, S. Craven, Jr., E. Sylvia, G. Aillery, R Connors, A. Zawisza. Second Row: J. Beattie, D. Phinney, C. Flanagan, J. Houghton, H. Briggs, D. Braiden, J. Dias. W. Armitage, R. Temple, F. Geary, J. Harrington, G. Duckworth. FRESHMAN CHEMISTRY QN SEPTEMBER 14, 1936, the New Bedford Textile School was hit by a cyclone in the form of the freshman chemistry class. Rather than follow the example set by previous classes, the first year chemistry class with the two other freshman classes founded new precedents. Instead of procrastinating their money problems and waiting till the final term to start gathering funds together, the freshman class undertook to build up a treasury that would be a credit to them in their senior year. Another example of the initiative of the present freshman class is the gala affair which it is planning to present at the New Bedford Country Club. Rather than plan one or two small dances in the school, the class is sponsoring an annual affair which will give prestige to the Textile School. Watch the activities of this aggressive class, for our motto is " Put Textile School on the Map " To offer a better view of our class members, we present below: Idiosyncrasies of the Eccentric Chemists JOSEPH G. AILLERY WILLIAM D. ARMITAGE " Gerard " " Test Tube " When Jerry yells: " Put it in the hood, " It ' s his only suggestion That ' s any good. When Bill gets mad He doesn ' t get rash He throws down a test tube With a great big crash. FABRICATOR ' 37 30 JAMES W. BEATTIE, JR. " Farmer " Beattie is a punster About this we make no bones nd every time he cracks a pun The boys let out their groans. DAVID S. BRAIDEN " Lanky " " Lanky " Braiden from Illinois I already six foot four The basketball coach is praying now He ' ll grow three inches more. HERBERT A. BRIGGS " Ha-Ha " " Ha-Ha " is a chemist Who loves to make those smells And when the odors hit the boys They start to run like — well! ROBERT E. CONNOR " Kalla Kopak " Connor is a dyer And a patriot firm and true For when his samples are on the line They turn red, white, and blue. SAMUEL CRAVEN, JR. " Little Sam " Sammy is a little shrimp This is not a fib The reason for his smallness is Sammy ' s lost a rib. PAUL J. DALBEC " Caspar " Dalbec ' s hit the papers You ' ve seen him in the Post You surely recognize our Paul As Caspar J. Milquetoast. JOSEPH DIAS " Big Joe " Joe went out for fullback When soccer rolled around The boys might have gotten somewhere If they hadn ' t stopped to clown. GEORGE H. DUCKWORTH " Ducky " George is the other half Of the team of Duckworth and Craven George does the experiments And Sam does all the raving. CLIFFORD P. FLANAGAN " Playboy " Cliff is a playboy But playboy or not In the class standing Our Cliff is at the top. FREDERICK E. GEARY " Gigolo " The gigolo of our class Is our own Freddie Geary And the boys all gather round As he expounds his S. A. theory. 31 FABRICATOR ' 37 JOHN V. HARRINGTON " Father " J. EDWARD HOUGHTON " Reverend " Harrington and Houghton Though differing in their creeds Watch over our mad chemists And their spiritual needs. WILLIAM D. JOYCE " Radical " All his trinkets and baubles It seems that Joyce now hocks In order to get the money to buy A beautiful folding soap-box. ELTON MANN " Herky " " Herky " Mann Although he ' s so small Lives up to his name In basketball. DONALD F. PHINNEY " Bugler " Phinney blows a trumpet He blows it sweet and slow But when he hits the high notes We wish he ' d stay down low. DONALD T. SMITH " Don Juan " Don is our reagent man From whom we love to borrow A sign which states: 5 cents per c.c. He ' ll hang out on the morrow. EUNICE SYLVIA jqueegie " Squeegie " is the weaker sex In this great lab of ours So all the boys come to her desk And gaze at her for hours HENRY TAYLOR " Twinkletoes " In the middle of every argument With plenty of pep and vim You ' ll find our lit tle Henry With everyone against him. RICHARD TEMPLE " Shirley " Temple is a cheerful lad But he sure gets burned to the quick When someone takes back his beakers Without telling Dick. ALFRED J. ZAWISZA " Porky " When asked: " Who ' s Eddie Cantor? " Why, Zawisza couldn ' t say For he ' s engrossed in study And hasn ' t time to play. Clifford P. Flanagan and Henry Taylor FABRICATOR ' 37 32 Front Row: M. Kramer, S. Pelczarski, H. Levy, L. LaRue, J. Karstein, J. Horvitz, J. Whalley, L. Paeheco. Second Row: J. Potter, G. Ogden, N. Kessel. Jr.. J. Libby, H. Lord, G. Maynard, S. Whitcher, H. Perkins, H. Cray, E. Gula. R. Dellassandro. FRESHMAN GENERAL AND SPECIALS 1VT0THING outstanding, perhaps best classified as the silent partner or the hidden necessary cog, the freshman General and Special stu- dents go through their routine preparing themselves for the day when they will be heard. Mixing work with pleasure and mirth with reason, they have created a lasting formula conducive to the best results of their sojourn at New Bedford Textile School. AMONG THOSE PRESENT- GORDON OGDEN He ' s just a regular Romeo who Winks at girls and makes them blue. EUGENE GULA Gula does his studies each day Very few others we find that way. JOHN WHALLEY Whalley hasn ' t much to say For he takes things in a quiet way. RICHARD DELLASSANDRO The chaming smile we see on Dick Is the one the ladies pick. HAZEL LEVY A pretty young miss we declare Is Hazel with her lovely blonde hair. HARRY PERKINS, JR. Full of talent, pep. and vim No one else is quite like him. HERBERT CRAY So popular around Fairhaven, All the kids in town are raving. G. HOWLAND MAYNARD How he must love that pillow What a fellow, what a fellow. JAMES POTTER In body he is very lean But in Designing his brightness gleams. JULIAN KARSTEIN What will the red head do next year If her Julie is not near? 33 FABRICATOR ' 37 LOUIS PACHECO Louis, the lad who always thinks For him are meant those cute girlies ' winks. STANLEY PELCZARSKI In baseball he does well So at least we hear him tell. SCOTT WHITCHER Of Ruth he speaks the whole long day Even at night when he hits the hay. JOHN LIBBY If the water ' s shut off at the sink Johnny knows where to get a drink. JUNE HORVITZ A giggle here, a giggle there And then June gets right in you hair. MILTON KRAMER Milt loves a good long vacation For then in Maine he loafs in fashion. LOUIS LaRUE Louis LaRue with his voice so sweet Is guaranteed to knock you off your feet. NELSON KESSELL, JR. A girl he has but no one knows For her he hides and to no one shows. HERMAN LORD Lord comes to school to learn His soul for knowledge doth greatly yearn. Milton Kramer FABRICATOR ' 37 34 Front Row: Pacheco Tripp, Zubrycki, Boucher, Ashworth, Aspin, Presbyla, Mellor, Barylski. Second Row: Sojka, DeSourcy, Armitage, W. Johnson. Belcharczyk, Frey, Menard, Pike, Swizcz, D. Johnson, Krig, Pollit, Clark, Gurney, Kielbasza. FRESHMAN MECHANICAL Mellor — " Albie " -— Providence is a long way unless there ' s somthing in it, Al. Rhibany — " Mike " — The way Mike argues with Mr. Bayreuther should win him a place on the debating team. Barylski — " Frankie " — " Plenty of Money and You " (the Slot Machines). Ashworth— " Ashie " — " Me and My Shadow " (Mr. Wood, to you). Boucher — " Bushie " — Born thirty years too soon. Pacheco — " Snozzles " — Pacheco is going to be an inventer as he has already in- vented the Manila Arrowhead Maker. Presbyla — " Presby " — Ask Presby how he creases his pants. W. Johnson — " Seaweed " - —This man Johnson is so clever he doesn ' t need paper to figure on. Menard — " Spud " -— Don ' t look now, Menard, but that Ford you just bought is " hot. " Armitage — " Blues " — God ' s gift to Mr. Crompton. Krig — " Harry " — The Swede with no patience. Aspin — " Duke " — The golf-playing soda jerker. D. Johnson — " Sludges " — " What do you care, you ' re healthy. " Sojka — " Zygie " -— How did he get that sore finger? We think we know. Gurney — " Esquire " -— Doesn ' t say much, doesn ' t do much, but tries awfully hard. Tripp— " Twirp " - —The boy who thinks the lathe centers are ground by hand. Zubrycki — " Ted " -— Ted came from the wilds of Bridgewater, but from the way he acts, it must have been the wilds of Africa. Frey — " Uncle Dan " — God ' s gift to Mr. Bayreuther. Kielbasza — " Teddy " — The pool shark of the Mechanical Class. Clarke — " Bob " — We found out why Clarke buys everything he makes. His father owns a second hand shop. DeSourcy— " Toothless " — Shakespeare would never have written his play if he knew DeSourcy would be named Romeo. Swizcz — " Tiny " — Pity his parents who have to keep him in clothes. Pike — " Bob " — Pike is just like a baby, he always likes his bottle. Pollit — " Joe " — A newcomer to our class who wants to learn something about mechanics. Blecharczyk — " Louie " — Another newcomer in our midst. Floyd Ashworth 35 FABRICATOR ' 37 WORDS AND MUSIC The lab odors " There ' s Something in the Air ' Those unexpected quizzes " Without a Word of Warning ' The boards " What I Couldn ' t Do With Plenty of Money and You ' The lab " It Ain ' t Gonna Rain No More " " One Little Raindrop Doesn ' t Mean a Shower ' " Old Man River " Mark Knowlton " Let ' s Drink Another Cup of Coffee ' Earl Smith " Won ' t You Wait Till the Cows Come Home ' Tom Dwyer " Oh, Promise Me ' Mr. Foster " Oh, Where Oh, Where is My Little Dog Gone ' Jobs, when we graduate " You ' re All I Need ' Sliver from the cards " There ' s a Long, Lo lg Trail Awinding ' The school to Singie " Trust in Me ' Acid and alkali burns " I ' ve Got You Under My Skin ' Unknown Analyses " Ah, Sweet Mystery of Life ' Color class " There ' s a Rainbow on the River ' Office force " I ' m Only a Bird in a Gilded Cage ' Homework " Love and Learn ' N. B. Textile School " I Love You Truly ' FABRICATOR ' 37 36 S O I 1 H O ill 41 II K S Front Row: L. Gagnon, A. Aspden, R. Golub, H. Avila, L. Winarski, A. Ramalho, H. Curry. Second Row: T. Barry, B. Howe, H. Miller, S. Smith, J. Ryan, E. Izmirian, F. Walsh, N. Stetson, F. Walker, E. Hudecek. SOPHOMORE CHEMISTRY TTERE we have the class with the worst reputation in the school, yet they are the ■ -■ ■ best group of fellows in the building. As a group we are not of a bad sort. Even though we are composed of that type of person known as a genius, you know, one who is on the border line between insanity and greatness, after another year in the " lab " we will no longer be on the border line and we certainly will not be great. An imaginary visitor, he has to be imaginary for the public has heard too much about our antics in the " lab " to dare trespass within its sanctuary, might ask his guide : Visitor: " What is that blurry shadow scurrying around over there? " Guide: " Oh, that is Nat Stetson running around from one experiment to the other (the other five) trying to keep ahead of the rest of the class, for it would be a major catastrophe if some one should catch up with him. " V: " Do I hear the rhythms of Benny Goodman ' s band? " G: " No, that ' s just Izmirian, the ' Armenian Rug beater, ' swinging up a tune for Mabel . . . pardon me, I mean Sid Smith. You know, Izzy is about the nearest thing to a perpetual motion machine ever evolved, at least his tongue is always in motion. " V: " I just head someone call that man a scab. Why do they do that, you don ' t have labor troubles here, do you? " G: " We don ' t. They either work or don ' t work here, and as their only payment is in knowledge acquired, the loss is all on one side if they sit down. A scab here is a conscientious worker — Blossom is the super scab of our class. He wouldn ' t leave his dye cups to have his picture taken for the Fabricator this year. " V: " Is that man over there a camera fiend? " FABRICATOR ' 37 38 G : ' ' Yes. that ' s ' Benny ' Howe, the hest candid cameraman in the city. He is taking a picture of ' Golden Gloves ' Barry, Charley Hurley ' s pal, and his manager is none other than H. ' 0 Shaunessy ' Miller, the best natured guy in the class. " V: " Are my eyes deceiving me or is that a moustache on his lip? " G: " Yes, for two years Hudecek has been combing, feeding, and nursing that fuzz and it hasn ' t yet reached the stage where it might be classified as a full- fledged tickler. " V: " Why is that man yelling, ' Pay up! ' ? " G: " That is Fred Walker, our candy man; he probably has a candy bill to meet and consequently he is hounding his debtors. If they don ' t pay him soon I am afraid he ' ll have to file a petition in bankruptcy. Yet he has an implicit trust in his fellowmen. Let ' s hope they don ' t let him down. The fellow he just cornered is ' Bull ' Curry, the child of the class, who used to have an annoying habit of talking about others too much until that memorable day when his mouth was sealed forever — we hope. " V: " What is that bubbling noise — water? " G: " No, but it is something just as bad for it can drown you in shot order — it is ' Babbling ' Golub who loves to talk, to talk, and talk a little more. Occasionally he comes out with some high-class witticism but most of them originated in ' Joe Miller ' s Joke Book. ' Those two pals down there near Golub are Arnold Aspden, the model boy of the class who came out of his shell this year, and his fellow Fairhavenite, Harry Avila, our class president. Harry comes to school to learn chemistry and nothing else. That is what he does {if in doubt ask Mr. Richardson ) . " V: " What kind of a nut is that, offering to bet anybody five dollars? " G: " Gagnon — well, he ' ll take odds on anything, and if he is betting on the time, place, and reason for some historical event don ' t take him on for he learned his history backward and forward and on both sides. ' Louie ' used to be a great Father Coughlin supporter but now he has become a more conservative thinker in his political philosophy. Gagnon has tamed down a lot this year — Mr. Walkers ' influence, Louie? " " The most intelligent member of our class may be found in back of Gagnon. He is ' Arnie ' Ramalho. ' Arnie ' has the desire to learn and the will power to carry out his desires, yet he certainly is a regular fellow, liked by all, and he is apparently the only one who realizes that today ' s knowledge is tomorrow ' s bread and butter. " V: " What is that awful racket in the distance? " G: " That is none other than ' Whispering Jack ' Ryan, who causes an earthquake every time he opens his mouth to speak — if you can call it that. Don ' t ever tell Jack a secret if you want it to be kept a secret. He is talking to ' Fran ' Walsh. ' Fran ' often comes to work in the ' lab ' all dressed up. When ' Fran ' isn ' t working he is usually arguing with Jack over something or other. Jack will never give in even though ' Fran ' is right, and he generally is, or is he? " " Then there is our last member, Leo Winiarski. We didn ' t run across him in the lab because he is usually out here in back, gazing out the window, wait- ing for a certain someone next door to come out. " Francis Walsh 39 FABRICATOR ' 37 D. Horvitz, C. Best, R. Potter, G. Kovar, H. Vien (J. Gaughan and A. Louie not Present), SOPHOMORE GENERAL CLASS Dexter Horvitz : " Smiley " — " Listen, I know I ' m right, I c ' n prove it. " " Smiley ' s " relatives practically own this town and he gets anything whole- sale. He ' s smart as paint and sports one of those " ear to ear " grins at every opportunity. Upon graduating, he expects to go to New York to show his uncle how to run the shirt manufacturing business, but knows that he can always cash in on his smile posing for toothpaste " ads. " Iss dot right, " Smiley " ? George Kovar: " Kid " — " Just a minute, can I ask ya somethin ' ? " (Foolish question No. 9999 has just popped into " Kid " Kovar ' s head.) " Kid " Kovar is the youngster of the class. Knows more about explosives and guns than Morgan and DuPont together. Tried to blow up the " Lab " when a freshman, but this year he has quieted down to making parts for revolvers while in the machine shop. Kovar gets more mail than anybody else in the " joint. " He has his girl friends write him in care of the school so that his mother won ' t read his mail. Ho-Ho! Checkup! Christopher Best: " Chris " — " Say-y-y-y listen here . . . ' Breeze now. ' " " Chris " is a well-mannered young gentleman who adds to the class that touch of culture and refinement that every well-balanced class needs. Likes to talk about anything not pertaining to school work, and can draw " rare " sketches of girls. " Chris " can take any amount of kidding and never gets sore. All in all, a very likeable chap. FABRICATOR ' 37 40 John Gaughan: ' ' Johnny " — " Lets see now. . . . " " Oh! I get it. " ■ ' Johnny " is a Fall River lad who burns up the fourteen miles from that town to New Bedford every morning just to attend classes and be one of the " gang " at our institution. John was the mainstay of the St. William ' s Church basketball team, but as for golf — he couldn ' t hit a balloon with a golf club, but is rapidly improving his game. Expects to graduate and take over the United Rayon Mill which his dad supervises. Truly an ambitious lad. Henry Vien: " Heinie " — " Match ya for a nickel. " " Heinie " is the only fellow in the class to sport a letter. He got it playing soccer, and wears it day and night. He is " tops " with members of the fairer sex, as he ' ll readily tell you himself. " Heinie " doesn ' t care a lot for schoolbooks and would like to start a sit-down strike against the sending of report cards home through the mails. He is taking a course in life-saving at the " Y " and expects to strut his stuff at the beaches this summer. We hope he rescues many a fair maiden in distress! Robert Potter: " Bob " — " Ho, Ho-o-o. " " Bob " was cut out to be a cartoonist, it seems. He can draw caricatures of any of the faculty, and instead of falling asleep, as some other members of the class do during lectures, he uses his time to advantage drawing pictures of the instructor and classmates. " Bob ' s " voice is not too badly cracked either, and he is always " on deck " when the class decides to do a little harmonizing. Albert Louie: " Louie " — " Whadda ya ' say, dollar bet? " " How ' s about it? " " Louie " is the superman from Seattle, Washington, who " seez all, " " noze all " , and bets on sure things. Excels in bowling. Plays a good game of golf (ask Horvitz, Gaughan, or Bob Potter about the golf game last St. Patrick ' s Day when " Louie " missed a drive and threw his best club into the water hole at the Paskamansett Golf Course). " Louie " is a good sport, however, and is always " right there " when anything worth knowing about happens. Bob Potter 41 FABRICATOR ' 37 WHO ' S WHO Tallest Remillard Shortest H. Riley Fattest Gundersen Youngest Fischer Best Athlete Ramsbotham Meekest Fischer Noisiest Mello Quietest George Smartest Chace Most Conscientious Levine Lightest Niec Most Industrious Simmons Naughtiest C. L. Riley Cutest Dwyer Neatest Diggle Most Likely to Succeed Singleton Handsomest Tripp Thinnest Wilcock Most Talkative Horvitz Liveliest H. Riley FABRICATOR 44 ' 37 FRATERNITIES M. Horvitz, R. Golub, H. Miller, E. Levine, D. Horvitz, B. Slom, M. Kramer. SIGMA PHI TAU BETA CHAPTER Organized 1914 Incorporated 1917 ACTIVE CHAPTER ROLL Alpha Philadelphia Textile School Beta New Bedford Textile School Gamma Bradford Durfee Textile School ALUMNI CHAPTER ROLL Philadelphia New York Boston Fall River New Bedford Chicago Taunton Paterson Grand Council — New York ACTIVE MEMBERS 1937 . 1938 1939 Milton Horvitz Robert Golub Milton Kramer Edmund Levine Dexter Horvitz Benjamin Slom Herman Miller Colors: Black and Gold Publications: Beta Bee Hive, Alpha WhiprolL Quarterly Bulletin FABRICATOR ' 37 46 The Sigma Ph i Tau Fraternity originated in Philadelphia in 1915. This year, Beta observes its fifteenth anniversary, having been founded at this school in 1922. This past year. Beta Chapter has been particularly active and successful in more ways than one. It has enjoyed itself socially on many occasions and has exempli- fied the fraternal spirit of cooperation. The annual smoker was held at the Hotel Mellon in Fall River on the evening of October 22, 1936. This was well attended by the invited guests, active men, and alumni. At a joint Induction Banquet on January 6, 1937 at the New Bedford Hotel, the pledgees of Beta and Gamma were admitted to the fraternity. After the splendid manner in which the new fratres underwent the trials of initiation, they were welcomed whole-heartedly to the roster of Sigma Phi Tau. Mr. Jeandros, owner of a dyeing and printing establishment, participated in a fraternity social to which the public was invited. He delivered a lecture to a large group and everyone benefitted by his practical knowledge of chemistry in relation to dyeing. The annual convention, this year, was in Philadelphia with Alpha as host. The stag banquet was held on April 17th, and the formal dance in Westchester on the 24th. Beta, in conjunction with Gamma, enjoyed their third annual dinner dance at the Biltmore in Providence on April 6. The affair was a fitting climax to a great season. Three active men will become alumni in June. They have done much to further the spirit and name of their organization and those remaining behind extend to them their sincerest congratulations. 47 FABRICATOR ' 37 Front Row: W. Joyce, G. Duckworth, H. Vien, J. Beattie, S. Craven, Jr. Second Row: E. Mann, F. Geary, A. Aspden, A. Frost, S. Smith, Pike, C. Best, S. Koczera. Third Roiv: H. Wilcock, N. Singleton, J. Karstein, G. Ogden, Menard, K. Chace, J. Dias, G. Aillery, H. Cray, S. Smith, H. Williams, R. Dallassandro, N. Kessel, Jr. PHI PSI BETA CHAPTER s Active Chapters Alpha Philadelphia Textile School Beta New Bedford Textile School Gamma Lowell Textile Institute Delta Bradford Durfee Textile School Eta North Carolina State College Theta Georgia School of Technology- Iota Clemson College, North Carolina Kappa Texas Technological College Lambda Alabama Polytechnic Institute Philadelphia Boston Fall River Alumni Chapters Charlotte New York Chicago Greenville Providence Utica HIGHLIGHTS OF HISTORY Annual Phi Psi night at the old Howard — some fun. Singleton and Williams ' financial worries and ours for them. Introducing our one and only in school, Mr. Dwyer. Candidates ' tumbler breaking spree at the Bradford Hotel. Wilcock — our authority on women. In fact, God ' s gift to them. Frost, that henpecked man. Ken Chace — our only scholar. The rest are students. Koczera and Smith — unknown to the new members. FABRICATOR ' 37 48 1937 Allen Frost Thomas Dwyer, Jr. Harold Williams Earle Smith Harry Wilcock Kenneth Chace Norman Singleton Stanley Koczera ACTIVE MEMBERS 1938 Sidney Smith Arnold Aspden John Gaughan Christopher Best Albert Louie Henry Vien 1939 Gerard Aillery James Beattie Samuel Craven Herbert Cray Richard Dellassandro Joseph Bias George Duckworth Frederick Geary Julian Karstein Nelson Kessell Elton Mann Henry Maynard Gordon Ogden George Pike Colors: Black and Gold Publications : Phi Psi Quarterly The second oldest chapter in the Phi Psi Fraternity, Beta Chapter was founded in 1904, one year after Alpha at Philadelphia Te xtile School was organized. Beta has been particularly active this year. A new high was set in the number of men admitted, and these with the older fratres found much pleasure in whiling away the hours with carefree abandon at the fraternity house. Among the social highlights of the year, the most outstanding is perhaps the Third Degree held at the Hotel Bradford in Boston in conjunction with Delta and Gamma Chapters. The degree was administered in the Oval Room and the banquet was served in the Grille Room. This year, the annual convention took place in Philadelphia, April 15-17, with Alpha Chapter as host. As usual, this affair was well attended and immensely enjoyed. Another well remembered event is Beta ' s final dance. This will be remembered as the greatest ever. At the close of the scholastic year, Beta will lose eight active men through gradua- tion. However, they leave behind a competent group to carry on their splendid work. 49 FABRICATOR ' 37 Front Row: J. Libby, L. Gagnon, F. Ashworth. Second Row: R. Connors, A. Mello, L. LaRue, F. Walker, W. Mitchell, Jr., A. Ramalho, L. Pacheco, L. Winiarski, A. Mellor. Third Roiv: H. Perkins, Jr., E. Houghton, E. Remillard, J. Ryan, F. Walsh, D. Phinney, S. Whitcher, D. Braiden, T. Barry, S. Pelczarski, C. Blossom, H. Curry. DELTA KAPPA PHI DELTA CHAPTER Active Chapters Alpha Philadelphia Textile School Beta Lowell Textile School Delta New Bedford Textile School Alumni Chapter New York City 1937 Leo Kenny- Walter Mitchell, Jr. Ernest Remillard Antone Mello, Jr. C. Leo Riley, Jr. ACTIVE MEMBERS 1938 Thomas Barry Charles Blossom Henry Curry Louis Gagnon Arnold Ramalho Jack Ryan Fred Walker Leo Winiarski Floyd Ashworth Albert Mellor Francis Walsh, Jr. 1939 David Braiden Robert Connors J. Edward Houghton Louis LaRue F. William I achemacher John Libby Louis Pacheco, Jr. Stanley Pelczarski Donald Phinney Scott Whitcher, Jr. Colors : Royal Purple and White FABRICATOR ' 37 50 The Delta Chapter of the Delta Kappa Phi Fraternity of America, Incorporated, obtained its charter from its brother chapters, Alpha in the Textile School of Philadelphia and Beta at the Lowell Textile Institute, on February 28, 1917. The originators of the local chapter were the honorable Elton R. Darling, Harold B. Sturtevant, and Raymond A. Burt. Following an enjoyable summer vacation, the members of Delta Chapter re- joined forces to commence another school year. The first social of the year was the annual dinner and smoker held at the New Bedford Hotel. Mr. Edward L. Murphy, Jr., present Supreme Consul, gave a brief talk concerning the organization, and the new candidates met alumni members and instructors who are members of Delta Chapter. A few weeks later, the fourteen candidates were put through the initiation paces and the first degree was held at the fraternity rooms. On this occasion all of the active and alumni members were present, much to the discomfort of the candidates. Two weeks later, the second and third degrees were administered at a regular meeting. As usual, the Delta Chapter was well represented in sports. Those of the fraternity who participated in school athletics Were: Floyd Ashworth, Tom Barry, Dave Braiden, Louis Gagnon, J. Edward Houghton, Bill Lachemacher, Antone Mello, Louis Pacheco, Jr., Stanley Pelczarski, John Ryan, Scott Whitcher, Jr., and Leo Winiarski. The activities of the chapter this year included a Christmas Party and a semi- formal dance in commemoration of the twentieth anniversary of the founding of Delta Chapter. A national convention held in Philadelphia was also well attended by members of this chapter. Plans are now underway for the farewell party to the graduating fratres. This year, Deta will love five members through graduation. To them we offer our heartiest congratulations and highly hope the ideals of the Delta Kappa Phi will carry them to success. 5 1 FABRICATOR ' 37 THE PEOPLE ' S CHOICE Favorite Pastimes Loafing, Playing the boards, Squirting water Favorite Songs " Down by the Old Mill Stream, " " Organ Grinder ' s Swing " Favorite Magazines Pep, Esquire Favorite Drinks Beer, Water Favorite Actress Martha Raye Favorite Actor Popeye Favorite Sport Swingin ' it Favorite Radio Program Swing Session Favorite Orchestra Benny Goodman Favorite Time 12:00 and 4:00 P.M. Favorite Animal Wolf Favorite Topic Women Favorite Abhorrence Puns Favorite Expression " You Scab ! " FABRICATOR ' 37 52 Aim bib rs T HE word athletics is practically synonymous with school spirit. There is nothing that can arouse one so as a last minute spurt by the home team in a maddened effort to outdo its opponents. There is nothing to compare with the thrill experienced when one of the players manipulates a difficult bit of athletic artistry to show up his rivals. We all have, more or less, gone through these sensations while standing on the sidelines lending moral aid to our boys by giving them a vocal pat on the back. Whatever heights we have been stimulated to, however, must be trivial in comparison to those experienced by the athletes them- selves. As in everything else, they meet adversity in their endeavors and it is in this latter that they reveal their true colors. They make it evident that they play for the sport of playing and to further the name of their alma mater by playing in a decent and becoming manner. They are not " in there " for any material gain and keep foremost in their minds that a moral victory is better than one ill gained. It is they who accomplish the deed and although their feigned indiffer- ence provides for them a heavy cloak of modesty, they cherish a feeling of accomplishment — a spiritual attainment reached only through assidu- ous effort. Such are our athletes. The New Bedford Textile School recognizes them for their qualities and is rightly proud of them. The review of their achievements which follows is indeed a small tribute for their efforts. FABRICATOR 54 ' 37 Front Row: E. Greenough, W. Leahy, A. Ramsbotham, E. Flynn, T. Barry. Second Roiv: R. Barry. J. Aulisio, F. Ashworth, D. Aulisio, L. Durfee, L. Winiarski, J. Hillman. Third Roiv: Coach T. Gourley. J. Ryan, N. Singlelon, F. McMullen, E. Gula. H. Riley, T. Soucy, Manager G. Erickson. BASEBALL 1936 TEXTILE vs. DEAN ACADEMY Dean Academy made the opening of New Bedford Textile ' s season rather disastrous by taking them over the hurdles 5-2 at Franklin. Weak hitting and poor base running proved to be the downfall of the Whalers despite the fact that the Dean hurler allowed ten walks. Textile ' s runs came in the hfth inning when Durfee singled Joe Aulisio and Bucky Greenough across the plate. One bright spot in the local ' s defeat was the great relief pitching by Hillman. TEXTILE vs. NEWPORT NAVAL TRAINING The Mill men lost their second straight game of the season at Buttonwood Park, losing to the Newport sailors 8-6. A six run outburst by Newport in the sixth inning, in which they took advantage of two hits, three errors, and three fielder ' s choices settled the contest. Textile rallied in the seventh and eighth innings, but the six run lead was too much to overcome. Hillman allowed only seven hits, but poor support in the inner defense lost the game for him. Ashworth ' s hitting also stood out in this contest. TEXTILE vs. VOCATIONAL Textile came through with their first victory of the season, setting back the Trade School 9-7. Although Voke outhit the mill students 13-12, costly errors put them on the short end of the score. Barry ' s homer by the flagpole in center with one on was the big blow of the game. 55 FABRICATOR ' 37 TEXTILE vs. HOLY FAMILY Holy Family took to Bill Leahy ' s offering for the four innings he pitched and scored enough runs to top Textile 9-6. The pitcher was not all to blame, however, as he was backed up by poor fielding and poor base running. Vera Hillman gave a good relief performance allowing no hits in the last four innings. N. B. TEXTILE vs. DURFEE TEXTILE Banging the offerings of three opposing hurlers for a total of 19 hits, five of which went for extra bases, the local Textile nine trounced Durfee Tech 15-3. A hard smash to left field by D. Aulisio, scoring his brother Joe with the fourth run, decided the game. Each player on the winning club connected safely at least once, while Greenough, Ashworth, Gula and Durfee garnered three safeties apiece. TEXTILE vs. WENTWORTH INSTITUTE The Whalers lost their fourth game in six starts when it was clubbed for 24 hits by a hard-hitting Wentworth team 11-6. This game saw hits flying all over the lot, altogether there being 27 singles, six doubles, and a pair of triples. Bob Wheeler of the opponents was robbed of a home run when his drive hit the flag pole in deep center on the fly. Bill Leahy led the home stickers with a double and a triple. TEXTILE vs. BECKER Textile suffered it ' s fifth diamond defeat of the season when it was handed a 7-2 setback by Becker College at Buttonwood Park. Dick Barry gave the visitors 10 well scattered hits but his inclination to walk batters and his teammates ' habits of making errors at the wrong moments led to his downfall. Floyd Ashworth led the batters with three hits, one a double, out of four times up. TEXTILE vs. BRIDGEWATER STATE TEACHERS COLLEGE In a thrilling contest, Textile finally broke into the win column again to score their third victory by edging the Bridgewater State Teachers 10-9. The locals played heads up baseball with Ryan and Ramsbotham turning in fielding gems. Ryan ' s great catch came with the tying run on first and one out. At this point, he made a beautiful one hand catch of Gannon ' s liner and then made a perfect peg to first to double up the runner ending the game. Winiarski pitched very well for the winners and Dave Aulisio led the offensive with a triple and two singles. N. B. TEXTILE vs. DURFEE TEXTILE N. B. Textile won the second game of their two game series with Durfee Textile by taking them over the hurdles 23-11 in a weird encounter. The game resembled the comedy of errors with the locals committing nine and the visitors fourteen. The game took so long that both coaches decided to call the match at the end of the eighth inning. Altogether, it lasted a little over three hours. Floyd Ashworth led the locals with a homer, triple, and three singles. FABRICATOR 56 ' 37 TEXTILE vs. VOCATIONAL Combining, thirteen hits along with five errors, the Millmen took the return game with Vocational 15-9. Textile led throughout the whole game although Hillman and Winiarski were pounded for 12 safe blows. TEXTILE vs. BECKER COLLEGE Scoring three runs in the last of the ninth as Vera Hillman weakened, Becker College came through with two outs on them to beat the visiting Millmen 5-4. Until the ninth inning. Hillman had performed superbly on the mound for Textile. Then came the fatal ninth when two walks, a wild pitch, and a balk spelled his undoing. TEXTILE vs. HOLY FAMILY Textile closed one of their poorest seasons in recent years with a 14-8 setback at the hands of Holy Family. The final check up read five victories and eight defeats. Tech performed very poorly with the infield making eight errors, while Hillman made two wild pitches and Gula four passed balls. Textile outhit Holy Family 13-12, but their own miscues proved too much for them. Tom Barry connected for the longest clout of the game, a homer, his third of the season. HERE AND THERE Tom Barry hit a ball so far against Durfee Textile that Bill Egan, visiting out- fielder, tried to ride a bicycle to catch it. The Textile nine was treated to a fine acrobatic exhibition at Dean Academy when the latter ' s left fielder made a beautiful swan dive over a cliff in an effort to catch a foul fly. After the Becker game at Worcester, the boys visited Madame Champagne ' s where they drank root beer to their hearts cont ent. Here they made some fine acquaintances who invited the boys up for the next baseball season — but not to play baseball. In the Becker game, Bill Leahy was rounding second and on his way to third be- fore Vangel, Becker ' s center fielder, made a putout on his fly ball. He ran like a rabbit, crawled like a snake, and juggled the ball up and down his arm before he caught it while lying flat on the grass. Tom Barry got only two singles all season, his first and last hits of the season being for one base. However, he smacked eight doubles, two triples, and three round trippers to lead the Textile sluggers by a wide margin in this particular department. 57 FABRICATOR ' 37 Front Row: H. Vien, A. Ramsbotham, F. Aspin, E. Mann, S. Craven, H. Riley, H. Wilcock, Capt. N. Singleton. Second Roiv: E. Gula, F. Ashworth, A. Mello, F. Frey, S. Koczera, E. Houghton, E. Kosiba, J. Dias, Coach F. Beardsworth. SOCCER 1936 TEXTILE vs. THIBODEAU BUSINESS COLLEGE TEXTILE vs. TABOR ACADEMY In a drizzling rain storm, N. B. Textile opened their soccer season with a 3-1 victory over Thibodeau at Fall River. Alan Ramsbotham scored the first goal for Tech, Riley and Singleton rounding out the scoring. Koczera with his nice saves and Gula with his long clearings were the outstanding players for the home forces. On the afternoon of the same day, Textile won their second game of the season by defeating Tabor Academy 3-0. The game was only a few minutes old when Kosiba shook the net for the first goal of the game. Riley, flashy centerforw ' ard for Textile, scored the other two goals. Koczera, Tech goalie, handled but one shot all afternoon. TEXTILE vs. BRIDGEWATER STATE TEACHERS COLLEGE Eddie Kosiba ' s fourth period goal paved the way for Textile ' s third straight win of the season, a 1-0 victory over Bridgewater Teacher ' s College. The Millmen were in fine form showing at times clever passwork, but lacked the necessary punch in front of the goal. This was probably due to the fact that Augustine, six foot three inch goalie for Bridgewater, played sensationally all afternoon. Riley, Ramsbotham, and Gula played a great game for Textile. TEXTILE vs. WORCESTER TECH Textile received their first setback of the season at the hands of a strong Worces- ter Tech team by the score of 5-1. Riley, center forward for the Millmen, scored the lone Textile goal in the second period. TEXTILE vs. NEWPORT NAVAL TRAINING The New Bedford Textile School eleven got back into the win column by handing the United States Naval Training Station a 2-1 setback at Newport to spoil part of their Navy Day celebration. FABRICATOR ' 37 Navy opened the scoring and held a 1-0 lead till late in the third period when Mann, outside left, knotted the score on a pass from Kosiha. Kosiba booted in the winning counter midway in the final quarter. Kosiba. although playing with a badly sprained ankle, stood out for Textile. TEXTILE vs. HARVARD J. V. ' s The Millmen scored their fifth victory in six starts by shutting out the Harvard Jayvees 2-0 at Cambridge. After playing against a stiff wind in the first period, Textile broke into the score column, after changing goals, on a goal by Kosiba. Soon after, Riley close.1 the scoring with a beautiful hook shot. Textile ' s sturdy backs, Ashworth and Gula. were well nigh impregnable against the collegians and Koczera made some nice saves of the few shots he had to handle. TEXTILE vs. THIBODEAU A greatly improved Thibodeau eleven avenged an earlv season defeat by whipping the locals at Buttonwood by the tune of 4-0. Red Amaral and Lopes starred for the visitors while Gula and Capt. Singleton played a steady game for the losers. TEXTILE vs. VOCATIONAL An accidental goal off the toe of Gula, Textile ' s stellar fullback, gave Vocational a 1-0 victory over the Millmen. Vocational outplayed Textile throughout the contest and missed several golden opportunities in front of the goal mouth. Mike Riley and Singleton stood out for Tech. TEXTILE vs. VOCATIONAL In a freezing, strong wind, Textile downed Vocational 1-0 on a goal by Mann. The game was evenly played by both outfits but the fury of the elements lashing out of the Northwest diagonally across the field made play difficult as it consistently carried the ball out of bounds. Koczera stood out at goal for the locals, while Gula played a bang-up game at fullback. TEXTILE vs. DURFEE TEXTILE Led by Eddie Kosiba, a fighting N. B. Textile team defeated its arch rival Durfee Tech by the score of 3-2 at Buttonwood Park. It was the local ' s seventh victory of the season and the first meeting of the two teams this season. The Textile booters got going right away when Elton Mann, the local ' s speedy outside left, shook the rigging of the opponent ' s goal. Harrington of Durfee Tech tied up the score soon after the second half opened. Eddie Kosiba immediately scored two goals five minutes apart, his second coming on a beautiful corner kick by Craven directly in front of the goal mouth. Greenshade scored the last goal for Durfee. TEXTILE vs. DURFEE TEXTILE Textile closed a successful soccer season by losing a close game to Durfee Tech at Ruggles Park in Fall River. Textile won seven games and lost four. The New Bedford boys consistently peppered the Durfee goalie, Mai one, who, incidentally, did not attend the school and was playing with Coach Fred Beards- worth ' s permission. Greenshade scored the lone goal of the game for Durfee midway in the second half. Koczera, Gula, Kosiba, and Riley stood out for the locals. 59 FABRICATOR ' 37 Presby, E. Mann, H. Wilcock, G. Allery, S. Koczera, Coach Stan Szulik, E. Kosiba, E. George, L. Winiarski, A. Ramsbotham, J. Aulisio, Zubricki, J. Whalley (F. Ashworth not present). BASKETBALL 1936-37 TEXTILE vs. ALUMNI The New Bedford Textile hoopsters opened their season with an impressive win over a strong alumni team by the tune of 39-16. The students displayed clever passwork throughout the game and never were behind, holding a commanding lead at half time of 23-9. Coach Szulik used many substitutes during the last two periods with Lachemacher showing up well with three southpaw tosses. Eddie Kosiba led the scorers with eleven points followed closely by Ramsbotham with ten points. TEXTILE vs. VOCATIONAL The Millmen were the victims of a stunning upset by being eked out by Vocational by the score of 31-29. Vocational led 13-9 at the half and increased their lead to 24-16 as the result of some sensational shooting at the end of the third period. An odd incident in this third period rally was an accidental basket by Kosiba when a pass intended for McMullen caromed off his fingers into his own basket. This proved to be the margin of victory for Voke as a last period rally by Textile was cut short by the final whistle. Joe Aulisio led the scorers for the home forces with five field baskets all of which came in the second half. FABRICATOR ' 37 60 NEW BEDFORD TEXTILE vs. DURFEE TEXTILE In a last period rally, in which it scored 16 points to the opposition ' s two, New Bedford Textile defeated its Border City rivals 37-23 at the Boys ' Club floor in Fall River. New Bedford Tech led by the score of 13-4 at the close of the first quarter with Ryan scoring three pretty shots in this period. At this point, Coach Szulik inserted an entirely new r team and Durfee shot into a 19-15 half time lead. The regulars found difficulty in evening matters in the third period but shot on to victory in the last period rally. Ramsbotham excelled on the offense, leading the scorers with ten points, nine of which came in the last quarter. Eddie Kosiba played a fine defensive game and managed to score eight points. TEXTILE vs. BECKER COLLEGE New Bedford Textile traveled to Worcester and lost their opening game with their Becker College rivals 44-25. The locals held their opponents on even terms up to the end of the first half. In the second half however the local ' s defense slackened up a bit and Becker went on a scoring spree putting in beautiful loopers from all angles. They continued these scoring ways till the final whistle. TEXTILE vs. THIBODEAU BUSINESS COLLEGE Playing much better basketball than in its preceding game, New Bedford Textile with short snappy passes downed a strong Thibodeau College 29-16 at the Textile gym. The Thibodeau team consisted, for the most part of former Durfee Textile players. Alan Ramsbotham, dropping back to guard to take Ryan ' s old place, dropped in four fields to lead the local scorers. George, Kosiba, and Aulisio were standouts on the defense blocking many of the opponent ' s shots. TEXTILE vs. BRYANT-STRATTON Textile had little to offer in the way of opposition to the well-drilled Bryant College team and were downed 42-12 for their worst trouncing of the season. Failing to score a single field goal in the entire first half, Tech was never in the game and were behind at the half 29-3. In the second half the Whalers were a little better and managed to hold the opposition on almost even terms. TEXTILE vs. THIBODEAU BUSINESS COLLEGE In a thrilling game played at the Fall River Y. M. C. A., Textile finally came out on top 43-40 after a brilliant rally by Thibodeau. Led by Fred Zebrasky, they nullified a big third perod lead held by the local boys. Textile led at the close of the third quarter 33-20 and the score at the end of the regular game was tied at 36 all. In the overtime Aulisio and Kosiba scored fields in quick succession and then Mann clinched the game with a beautiful left-handed shot from the sideline. As usual, Ramsbotham was outstanding — this time with seventeen points. 61 FABRICATOR ' 37 TEXTILE vs. HOLY FAMILY After playing ragged ball for three quarters, Textile, led by Koczera and Rams- botham, finally came to life in the last quarter to down Holy Family 32-18. After a few minutes had elapsed in the final quarter, the Parochials tied the score at eighteen all. At this point, the Tech students, with the insertion of Koczera helping considerably, suddenly tightened up on the defense and opened up on the offense. They threw in fourteen points while holding their younger opponents scoreless. Ramsbotham led the winners with fourteen points while George was exceptional on the defense. TEXTILE vs. DEAN ACADEMY After holding its own up to the middle of the third period when the score was deadlocked at eighteen all, New Bedford Textile ' s basketball club suddenly fell to pieces and was the victim of a 48-31 defeat by Dean. The game was bitterly fought throughout with the referee constantly tooting his whistle. As a result, three of the first string cagers were lost to the local cause on fouls. Dean led at the close of the third period 31-21, but the Whalers still held on with five minutes to go bringing the score up to 35-31. However the defense of the locals collapsed and the Dean bone-crushers romped on to victory. TEXTILE vs. NEWPORT NAVAL TRAINING The New Bedford Textile team was no match for the sailors at Newport and were downed 38-18. The Newporters had things their own way throughout the whole game and had two strong teams which the opposing coach substituted at intervals. Ed George stood out on the defense for the Millmen while Kosiba was the best offensively. TEXTILE vs. VOCATIONAL The Millmen avenged an early season setback by defeating Vocational 40-27. Despite the fact that Textile rolled in shot after shot in the last quarter, the outcome of the contest Was in doubt until five minutes from the end of the game. The score at the opening of the final period was 25 all. At this por .t, Eddie Kosiba sank two foul tries and Textile was off on their last quarter scoring spree. Ramsbotham and Aulisio led the winners, the former scoring five fields and three fouls and the latter five fields. Ed George also stood out as he played a stellar floor game and Mann, although he was only in the game a short time, looped in two fine shots. N. B. TEXTILE vs. DURFEE TEXTILE New Bedford Textile had an easy night in swamping their Fall River rivals by the tune of 40-13. The outcome of the contest was never in doubt and the locals held a 23-3 lead at the half. The second half saw a flock of substitutes go in for the Millmen and they kept up the good teamwork. The scoring was evenly distributed among the five regulars with Koczera con- tributing a good share of the points and also taking the ball off both backboards. FABRICATOR 62 ' 37 TEXTILE vs. HOLY FAMILY Coming through with an avalanche of baskets in the last half, Textile walloped Holy Family 46-11 to sweep their two-game series. Aulisio led the Millmen ' s attack with fifteen points while Koczera and Kosiba stood out offensively and defensively. TEXTILE vs. BRYANT-STRATTON The crack Bryant College quintet of Providence took their second game with the Millmen 43-24 only after being held on even terms at the half. The score at half time was 15-14 in Bryant ' s favor. In the second half, however, the Providence boys showed an uncanny eye for the hoop, putting in spectacular loopers from every angle and converting rebounds into valuable points. The game was roughly played throughout and a large number of fouls called. George and Kosiba played very well on the defense with Ramsbotham and Winiarski displaying fine floor Work in the front court. TEXTILE vs. NAVAL TRAINING STATION It took a last period scoring spree by Newport Naval Training, in which they scored twelve points in the last five minutes, to defeat a stubborn Textile team which was showing its best played game of the season. The final score was 45-32. Textile was minus the services of Ed George, their star center who was ill, but they did very well even under this handicap. Naval Training led at the half 19-17 and they increased this lead by three points with five minutes left to play to 35-32. From this point on, however, the sailors had everything their own way and swept on to victory. Aulisio led the scorers with fifteen points. TEXTILE vs. BECKER COLLEGE The New Bedford Textile team closed their basketball season with a 45-26 de- feat at the hands of Becker. Displaying their worst basketball of the entire season, the locals were no match for their rivals. Textile started the game as if they were going to give Becker a good trimming, passing accurately and dropping in points one after another. About midway in the first period, the Millmen ' s game suddenly reversed and about every second pass thrown went wide of its mark. This type of playing lasted throughout the entire game and their defense also opened up wide allowing the Becker team to score at will. Ramsbotham with 11 points was the outstanding man on the floor. 63 FABRICATOR ' 37 TENNIS 1936 Led by Elbert Tripp, the New Bedford Textile School tennis team enjoyed one of their best seasons in years winning ten games and losing but two. Tripp was a consistent winner and is one of the best tennis players ever turned out by the school. Textile nearly attained what would have been one of their most prized victories of the season when Diggle had his opponent at match point in the deciding match of the game with Bryant College. If Textile had taken this match, it would have been the first time in many years that a Textile team had defeated a Bryant tennis team. The team was composed of Elbert Tripp, Elmer Diggle, Mark Knowlton, Clif- ford Beck, Arnold Aspden, Louis Gagnon, Allen Frost, Carl Hardy, and Gordon Simmons. The season ' s scores: N. B. T. S. Oppo. Bridgewater State Teachers 4 3 Bryant Business College 4 5 Bridgewater State Teachers 3 2 Becker College 6 Dartmouth High 5 N. B. T. S. Fairhaven High 3 Tabor Academy 5 New Bedford High ... 2 Fairhaven High 3 Dartmouth High 4 Bridgewater State Teachers 6 New Bedford High ... 6 Oppo. 2 4 4 1 1 3 3 One game with Bryant College called on account of rain. Won— 10. Lost — 2. DEBATING For the first time, New Bedford Textile School has been represented in the field of debating. As a member of the Colonial League, the team has debated New Bedford High, Barnstable High, Durfee High of Fall River, and Brockton High School, winning all points on presentation, but losing most debates on argumenta- tion. This seems to indicate that the high school students have more spare time in which to prepare than the hard working Textile lads. The debating club that was formed at the start of the school year afforded its members the opportunity to argue on current topics. It is hoped that this club will continue to function, for its benefits are obvious. The team that represented Tech consisted of the men who were chosen by this club, namely: Clifford Flanagan, Robert Golub, William Joyce, Henry Taylor, and Francis Walsh. The team concluded the season by defeating Brockton High at Brockton. This was a good showing, considering that Brockton won a debate with the state champions. FABRICATOR ' 37 64 .1 O K K S " THE NEXT BEST THING AVERY THROUGH THE TEXTILE KEYHOLE WE ' D LIKE TO KNOW— How Mike Riley got the nickname " Doc " ? Why Marny Horvitz quits and then rejoins the Woman Haters ' Club so often? Why El Tripp assumed a blank expression on learning his system was different? Why Rut Armitage suddenly cleaned out his car after a trip to Middleboro? What ' s Ed Gundersen ' s middle name? Why " she " wouldn ' t dance with Chace at the Grange dance? Why Harry Wilcock became such a good Grange member on Saturday nights? Why Harold Williams paid a quarter to see a basketball game when he had a season ticket? What provoked those hilarious outbursts on the part of Diggle at certain lectures? Who sends Madeline Robinson all that mail? What is the attraction at Spring St. in Fairhaven that draws Schofield? Why Al Frost denies that she ' s boss? TO A VERY GOOD JOKE IS BAD ONE " Levine: " Don ' t you do anything on time? " Williams: " Sure, I bought my car that way. " Wilcock: " Why don ' t you try to keep out of jail? " Remillard: " I did, and I got two months extra for resisting an officer. " Slom: " What would you advise me to read after graduation? " Prof. Gourley: " The ' Want Ad ' column. " Book Seller: " This chemistry book will do half your work for you. " Ryan: " Fine, give me two of them. " Singleton: " Did you understand that scien- tific lecture last night? " Gundersen: " No, but it didn ' t matter, I had a free ticket. " Don ' t worry if your job is small And your rewards are few Remember that the mighty oak Was once a nut like you. Prof. Busby: " Name three articles contain- ing starch. " Kenny: " Two cuffs and a collar. " Mrs. Armitage: " How it is that you use so little gas when you go riding with Margie? " Rut: " Isn ' t love a wonderful thing? " Gundersen (at the Grange) : " My, this floor is slippery. It ' s hard to keep on your feet. " She: " Oh, then you really were trying to! I thought it was accidental. " Diggle: " I ' ve got to work hard next year. " Smith: " What! Aren ' t you going back to school? " Baker: " How do you make hash? " Knowlton: " You don ' t. It just accumulates. " Prof. Foster (in drafting class) : " I don ' t like your figure. The angles are too sharp, and the legs are too long. " Eunice: " Sir! " Prof. Richardson: " Is there anything you can do better than anyone else? " Hudecek: " Sure, read my own writing. " Wilcock (driving) : " Hear those cylinders knocking? " Gundersen: " It ' s not the cylinders, it ' s my knees. " Prof. Holt: " Your answer is as clear as mud. " Slom: " Well, doesn ' t that cover the ground, sir? " Horvitz: " I call my girl Post Script. " Chace: " Howzat? " Horvitz: " Her name ' s Adeline. " " That will be enough out of you, " said the doctor as he stitched the patient together. FABRICATOR ' 37 66 Kenny: " Hello, Walt, whatcha doing? " Mitchell: " Nothing, whatcha doing? " Kenny: " Nothing, so let ' s have a smoke. " Mitchell: " Sure. I hate to be idle. " Sergeant Mello: " Did you shave this morn- Singie: " Look here, for the last time I ask you for the dollar you owe me. " Frost: " Thank heavens, that is the end of that silly question. " Tripp: " What would you like to be? " Gundersen: " I wouldn ' t kier if I was a con- verter, but I want nothing to do with a process that Solvay over my head. Heh, heh, heh. " My girl looked at the bill of fare With what was but a baby stare; Yet when I paid the bill, to me It seemed more like maturity. Prof. Brooks: " In case anything should go wrong with this experiment, we, and the labor- atory with us, will be blown sky high. Now come a little closer, boys, in order that you may follow me. " " Look, mama, the circus has come to town. Here comes one of the clowns. " " Hush, that ' s a Tech student. " Koczera: " Aha, I see my friend gave you a black eye. " Kovar: " Why, you never saw the person who gave me a black eye. " Koczera: " Well, he ' s my friend anyhow. " Niec: " You ' ve been watching me fish for the last three hours. Why don ' t you try fish- ing yourself? " Goldberg: " I haven ' t got the patience. " Horvitz: " Levine, I ' m dying. Call me a priest. " Levine: " Why call a priest? Let me call a rabbi. " Horvitz: " What!! And give the rabbi small- pox? " Pike: " I got hit in the head with a base- ball once. " Erickson: " I thought there was something wrong with you. " ingr " Boot " Bobrowiecki: " Yes, sir. " Sergeant Mello: " Then next time stand closer to the razor. " Prof. Crompton: " Are there any questions? " Gagnon: " Yes, how do you calculate the horsepower of a donkey engine? " Ramsbotham: " My customers push my goods for me. " Frost: " What do you make? " Ramsbotham: " Baby carriages. " Prof. Fawcett: " Diggle, I want you to de- sign a cloth that looks like a golf course. " Diggle: " Do you want me to put the holes in it? " Prof. Fawcett: " No we ' ll leave that for the chemistry boys when they finish it. " Barylski: " Waiter, what have you on the O 55 ienu : Waiter: " A thousand things. " Barylski: " What? " Waiter: " Beans. " Erickson: " So that ' s what you think of our class, Hillman? We ought to flatten you out. " Goldberg: " Oh, boy, pressed ham! " Banana cloth is now being used. It should be a nice thing to slip on when you ' re in a hurry. Simmons: " I ' ve checked this ten times. Prof. Brooks: " Good work. " Simmons: " Here ' s the ten answers. " Cynthia: " You remind me of the sea. " Mitchell: " Why, because I ' m restless, wild and romantic? " Cynthia: " No, because you make me sick. " A green little freshman in a green little way Mixed some chemicals up for fun one day The green little grasses now tenderly wave O ' er the green little freshman ' s green little grave. Slom: " The clock is striking. " Smith: " What for, shorter hours? " 67 FABRICATOR ' 37 Williams: " Why is chemistry like love? " Chace: " Because the lower the gas, the greater the pressure. " Presby: " Pa, what is the Board of Educa- tion? " Father: " When I went to school, it was a pine shingle. " If caught robbing a fish store, be nonchal- ant. Smoke a herring. McCormick: " How ' s the milkmaid? " Smith: " It isn ' t made. It comes from cows. " Prof. Weymouth: " What is an iceberg? " Dias: " Oh, it ' s sort of a permanent wave. " Frost: " These shirts simply laugh at the laundry. " Simmons: " I know, I ' ve had some come back with their sides split. " George (the great athlete and record break- er) : " How high is my temperature, Doc? " Doc: " About 101. " George : x ' " What ' s the world ' s record? " Kenny: " Every time I see that fellow, he ' s smoking a small stub of a cigar. " Tripp: " Oh, that ' s a little habit he ' s picked up here and there. " Gurney: " I saved a car check today. " Tripp: " How? " Gurney: " I ran to school behind a trolley car. " Tripp: " Well, why didn ' t you run behind a taxi and save a quarter? " Wilcock: " Going hunting without any bul- lets in your gun? " Chace: " Yes. It ' s cheaper and the results are the same. " Mitchell : " Waiter, give me some ginger ale. " Waiter: " Pale? " Mitchell: " No, a glass will be enough. " Kovar: " Why can ' t I get this electricity through my head? " Prof. Foster: " Too much resistance. " Kovar: " What ' s that over there? " Prof. Compton: " That ' s a locomotive boil- er. Kovar: " Why do they boil the locomotives? " Prof. Compton: " To make the locomotive tender. " A woodpecker sat on a Freshman ' s head And settled down to drill. He pecked and pecked and pecked away And wore away his bill. Levine: " Why did you break off your en- gagement with that school teacher? " Wilcock: " Every night I didn ' t show up she wanted a written excuse. " Horvitz: " You look sweet enough to eat. " She: " I do eat. Where shall we go? " Aulisio : " When I dance with you, I feel as if I were treading on the clouds. " Madeline: " Don ' t kid yourself, those are my feet. " Prof. Brooks: " What is the most outstand- ing contribution chemistry has given the world? " Bud Riley: " Blondes. " Your teeth are like the stars he said And pressed her hand so tight And he spoke the truth for like the stars Her teeth came out at night. Panek: " I took eight sittings today. " Bobrowiecki: " Are you having your picture painted? " Panek: " No, I ' m learning how to skate. " Remillard: " Niec, you ' re a liar. " Niec: " Where I come from that means fight. " Remillard: " Well, why don ' t you fight? " Niec: " Because I ain ' t where I come from. " Landlord: " Professor Frey formerly occu- pied this room. He invented an explosive. " Menard (the prospective tenant) : " I sup- pose those spots on the ceiling are his ex- plosive. " Landlord: " No, those spots are Professor Frey. " FABRICATOR ' 37 68 Mrs. Gourley: " On your way home, will you ask that girl at the store to — . " Mr. Gourley: " The one with the blue eyes, blond hair and dimples? " Mrs. Gourley: " Never mind, I ' ll get it my- self. " " The secret of education lies in respecting the pupil. " (No insinuation intended). Prof. Busby: " How many times have I told you to get to class on time? " Dwyer: " I don ' t know, I thought you were keeping score. " Mello: " Is the proprietor in? I want some screen doors. " Gundersen: " He ' s in, but he ' s out o ' doors. " A Morning In The Senior Lab — 1937: 8:30— Roll call. 8:31 — Tripp, Gundersen, and Simmons get to work. 8:32 — Singie hollering, " Pay up you guys. " 8:45 — Remainder of the class rolls into the lab. 8:50 — Dwyer arrives (late as usual). 9:15 — The class gets to work. 9:20 — Time out for lunch. 9:45 — Dwyer, Frost, and Aulisio go out to play the boards. 10:00 — Kenney and Mitchell go downstairs to play checkers. Horvitz and Levine start arguing. Armitage and Chace enter discus- sion as soon as word " woman " is mentioned. 10:15 — Wrestling matches: Gundersen vs. Wilcock Horvitz vs. Levine Aulisio vs. Mike Riley 10:45 — Time out for testing strength on the tensile strength machine. Al Ramsbotham champ, as usual. 10:50 — Bud Riley caught squirting water. 11:00 — Entire class retires to the back room for community singing and stories (shovels applied freely). 11:30 — Mr. Brooks enters and the class re- luctantly returns to the lab. 11:45 — Fellows sneak back one by one to look out the windows. 11:55 — A mad dash for the exit and yells of " Gimmie a smoke. " " Man is to man either a god or a wolf. " Who said that? " Advice is like kissing: it costs nothing and is a pleasant thing to do. " THROUGH THE TEXTILE KEYHOLE (continued) What happened to Singie ' s high school ring? Who won the checker championship be- tween Mitchell and Kenny? Why the windows in the back room were suddenly cleaned by some of our more in- dustrious students? Did some one new move next door? Hrnm! Did you know that Mike Goldberg is one of the gayest men about town? Also the surrounding towns. It must be something that causes Bud Riley to travel all that distance. Fischer, the quietest boy in the school, cer- tainly makes himself heard as he pounds his way through the bridge when he leaves assem- blies at 3:45. What was more enjoyable than those jam sessions " out back " where we would pound out tunes? Benny Goodman? Who is he? How did Harry Wilcock lose his front teeth? You should meet some of Stan Koczera ' s aquaintances. We ' d also like to know why — The lab on Friday afternoons either re- sembled " The Deserted Village " or an exag- gerated version of " The Swing-It Frolics " ? Why the Brockton Fair was so popular with Horvitz and Levine and Chace and Wilcock? How does Bud Riley get so much water in one little rubber tube? We think Harold Williams is keeping some- thing from us. If Remillard drinks much more beer, he will look like a beer barrel. Which reminds us that if Panek eats at the Chinese Restaurant a little more, he will resemble a native of China. Did you know that Ed Gundersen is a prominent member of the " She Done Him Wrong Club " ? Ditto for Chace. Who started all this, anyway? 69 FABRICATOR ' 37 lIOItltOK- NAME NICKNAME Russell Armitage Rut Joseph Aulisio Joe Cameron Baker Cowboy Henry Bobrowiecki Bobbo Kenn eth Chace Ken Elmer Diggle Tarzan II Thomas Dwyer Tom Gunnar Erickson Eric Raymond Fischer Ray Allen Frost Al Edwin George Ed Meyer Goldberg Mike Edgar Gundersen Ed John Hillman Johnny Milton Horvitz Marny Leo Kenny Bing Mark Knowlton Farmer Stanley Koczera Muscles Edward Kosiba Casey Paul Kovar Tarzan I Edmund Levine Yud Harold McCormick Barfly Antone Mello Duck Feet Walter Mitchell Walt Frank Niec Pigmy Ferdinand Panek Fred Alan Ramsbotham Al Ernest Remillard Remmy C. Leo Riley Bud Harold Riley Mike Madeline Robinson Tuffy Walter Schofield Walt Gordon Simmons Jasper Norman Singl eton Singie Benjamin Slom Benny Earl Smith Milkman Elbert Tripp Trippy Harry Wilcock ' Arry Harold Williams Buzz APPEARANCE Carefree Athletic Worried Pasty Pugnacious Esquire Boyish Natty Meek Important Athletic Punch Drunk Rotund Carefree Jovial Solemn Wistful Gawky Indifferent Surly Uprighteous Sleepy Comical Lanky Little Gawky Athletic Brutish Wiry Lively Attractive Dignified Distinctive Suave Bulky Tired Studious Sheepish Playboy FABRICATOR ' 37 70 HOBBY Margy Drawing Saying nothing Smoking Discussions Penny-pinching Matching Small tools Watching his locker Hamburgers Basketball Arguing Whoopee pies Hiding things Talking Singing Wise cracking Arguing Talking Asking foolish questions Singing Irish songs Slinging it Talking Sleeping at lectures Catalogues Eating Sports Swearing Crazy inventions Lecturing Keeping quiet P. G. Playing the boards Truesdale Slicing baloney Milk Work Getting addresses Dames AMBITION To get a good car To impress Mr. Brooks To be an artist To draw To be a city slicker To be like Bill Tilden To be on time To be a machinist To be an electrician To be boss To sing To invent things To spring a good pun To pitch To make noise To be a crooner To get married To win an argument To be a designer To be understood To be a writer To have more girl friends To be a soldier To get a certain nurse To have no homework To have a date To be a big shot To go on a bat To be an inventor To be a doctor To be a secretary To be a lady killer To hit the boards To clean up To own a delicatessen To own a dairy A little home for two To impress the faculty To dodge Mr. Brooks FAVORITE SAYING Where ' s a good parking place? What a funny man Too much Me old man — Who ' s got a match? Shore Mike Late again Hiya? Done vour steam? I ' m boss You hot ticket That ' s the style Heh-heh Aw, cut it out Gimme a bite Boo-boo Let me see I ' m right Betcha a quarter It ' s mine I ' m telling you something I wasn ' t ther e For crying out loud Uh-huh Scram, will you What is this? You buzzard You punk Tsk-tsk Scare me Oh, no Got a butt Got any dough? Pay up Is zat so ! Oh, yeah! That ' s not my method Hey, Mr. Brooks Forget it 71 FABRICATOR ' 37 ACKNOWLEDGMENT TO ADVERTISERS The Fabricator Staff takes this opportunity to express its sincere gratitude to the advertisers whose generous support made this book possible. We recommend these firms, their products and services, and urge the graduates to patronize them in full measure. ADVERTISEMENTS Complete coverage of the TEXTILE INDUSTRY in all of its branches. THIS IS HEADQUARTERS FOR A WIDE CHOICE OF FIRST QUALITY INTERMEDIATES ORGANIC CHEMICAL COM- POUNDSAND INORGANIC ACIDS THE CALCO CHEMICAL COMPANY INCORPORATED A Unit of American Cyanamid Company BOUND BROOK • NEW JERSEY BOSTON NEW YORK 35 Hartford St. 90 West St. PHILADELPHIA 401 N. Broad St. CHICAGO 146 W KinzieSt CHARLOTTE 1112 S Blvd PROVIDENCE 40 Fountain St. VATR.O.LITE " or ' on 9 er ' larger dyehouse runs. ' ■» " « ■■•■ » • Color reduction and stripping in the Vat. »Unif ormly granular • High Stability (Staying Power |tp| mj gy. wj j» mr . The All-Purpose Oil • For Dyeing J ■» " w " ■ and Finishing operations. Softens harsh fibres in the dyebath. Lessens brittleness of tin weighted silk, acetates and all synthetic fibres. Gives extra body and deep, mellow texture. mj j» fin ff Tlkif Perfect Prints on Pigmented Rayon Vit II V-UUItl Fabrics. . A convenient Vat Paste containing thickeners. • Uniform viscosity • Maximum penetration • Smooth, even prints. • Readily dispersed in ordinary washing. • Ready to use ! • Requires only addition of dyestuff. ya» C|i ni iifin . For Whiter Whites in printing silk, rayon or cotton. Iron-free discharge. Scratchless, smooth-running, and crystal clear in solution. PACTRAI VTF The NewSulphonated Castor Oil • a » will ■ • Deeper penetration • Doubles Efficiency • Reduced processing costs. • In general use, TWO parts equal THREE parts of regular Castor Oil sulphonations. VELV-O-SOFTENER 25 SSHuSZ crepes or sheers, taffetas, linings and hosiery. Produces a real suede finish. Fills as well as softens. No mark • No oily feel. Soluble in warm water. Also a Complete Line of Wei Processing Agenls •RIG U S PAT OFF . , , , . • Ask for Lnerature • ■■ WJP JM V| CHEMICAL COMPANY W 1 1 I m Hi Chemical Manufacturers HI H F ill fc ■■■ CARLTON HILL • NEW JERSEY Appraisals Liquidations J. S. FALLOW CO. MANUFACTURERS ' AGENTS FOR Aldrich Machine Works Cocker Machine and Foundry Co. Waltham Pickometers A B LET OFF MOTIONS FOR LOOMS EASTON AND BURNHAM MACHINE CO. F F BUNCH BUILDERS MANHATTAN RUBBER MFG. DIVISION of Raybestos-Manhattan, Inc. RED TIP FEELERS WALTER L. PARKER BOBBIN AND SPOOL CO. New and Used Textile Machinery and Supplies 279 Union Street New Bedford, Mass. 209 Franklin Life Building Southern Office S. A. Roane, Southern Representative Greenville, So. Carolina 1876 1937 SIXTY-ONE YEARS SERVING THE TEXTILE INDUSTRY DYESTUFF DIVISION MANUFACTURING Aniline Dyes, including our Amidine, Aeeko, Amalthion, Ethonic, Sol- Amidine, Amalthrene, Celanol and Camacyl series, long known as " Standards Everywhere " INDUSTRIAL DIVISION MANUFACTURING Soluble Oils, Sizes, Softeners, Bleaching, Scouring, Soaking and Finishing Oils, Degumming Oils and Special Compounds for every department of the Textile Industry JOHN CAMPBELL CO. Works: Newark, N. J. Boston Office: 7 5 Hudson Street, New York, N. Y. Branches and Warehouses Philadelphia Chicago Concord, N. C. it took 72 YEARS of experience to bring Scott Williams Machines to their present high level of efficiency. They are the product of many decades of engineering effort directed toward the solution of knitting problems. And in mills the world over they are today producing merchandise that shows the accumulated benefits of these years of practice in the building of better knitting machines. In the future, as in the past, when improvements are possible, Scott Williams will make them available. Established 1865 SCOTT WILLIAMS Incorporated 366 Broadway, New York, N. Y. ' This is the Scott Williams Machine Age " a knowledge of Kali Products will assist you to go forward in your chosen field KALI is an outstanding name in the textile and chemical world. HYDROXY Products, made hy KALI, are the result of years of research and intensive experi- ments conducted in our own laboratories and in mills and factories throughout the land. Few concerns have worked so closely as KALI with the producers of Rayon, Cotton, Wool and Silk. And this experience is available to you, and should be used by you, if you want to go forw ard in your chosen field. Learn how HYDROXY Products have played such an important part in the development of the textile and chemical industries, especially HYDROXY SIZE for Acetate, Viscose and Bemberg warps; HYDROXCENE for the treating of Rayon crepe fillings, " K 7 " WATERPROOF, scouring products and finishes for Rayon and Acetate piece goods, Wool Batching and Wool Scouring Oils and Finishes, also all types of Penetrators for penetration and level dyeing of raw ' stock, skein, package and piece goods. You are serving yourself by knowing how KALI Cooperation serves those on whom you will depend for your future livelihood. Write us any time about any- textile or chemical problem. THE KALI MFG. CO. Manufacturing Chemists 1410 North Front Street Philadelphia, Pa. DYES FOR MASTER DYERS CIBA COMPANY INCORPORATED NEW YORK CIBA COMPANY. LIMITED MONTREAL, P. Q., CANADA Reprcscnlinn Society of Chemical Industry in Basle, Vat »yes ©I the Dow Chemical Company, incorporated OFFICES IN MAIN TEXTILE CENTRES r RUBBER COVERED ROLLS CRYSLER (PATENTED) SECTIONAL ROLLS for every textile requirement — piece goods or raw stock. Your inquiries are solicited. STOWE - WOODWARD, Inc. NEWTON UPPER FALLS, MASS. New York Office — Woolworth Building TRADE MARK REG. CALENDERS Chasing — Rolling — Schreiner — Embossing — Friction — Silk ROLLS Paper — Cotton — Husk — Combination Cotton and Wool Cloth Pilers — Drying Machines — Jigs — Mangles — Mullen Testers — Padders — Squeezers — Washers — Winders B. F. PERKINS SON, Inc. Engineers and Manufacturers HOLYOKE, MASS. itpob E. I. DUPONT DE NEMOURS COMPANY, INC. ORGANIC CHEMICALS D E PARTMENT • DYESTU F FS DIVISION WILMINGTON, DELAWARE Experienced executives specify LAMBETH Spinning and Twister Tape Double Loop Bands for Twisters - Spoolers - Cards Cotton Transmission Rope Mule Rope Lambeth Rope Corp. NEW BEDFORD, MASS. bJSB Chemical Specialties for textile processing CREAM SOFTENERS BOIL OFF OILS SCOURING OILS KNITTING OILS SOLUBLE OILS ( Castor — Pine — Olive ) MONOPOLE OIL HYDROSULFITES (for all purposes) GUMS - ARABIC - TRAGA- CANTH - KARAYA SUPER- TEX - SCIENTIFIC PRINT- ING GUM Reg. U. S. Patent Office Jacques Wolf Co. Manufacturing Chemists PASSAIC, N. J. REEDS FOR COTTON RAYON SILK FOR QUALITY AND PROMPT SERVICE Write or Call KNOWLES LOOM REED WORKS 114 Myrtle St. TEL. 710 New Bedford F. B. Knowles, Prop. — Joseph Dawson, Jr., Mgr. TEXTILE CHEMICALS Dartmouth Mills, Inc. Permanent Wetting Finishes Agents RHOFLAX TRITON M-7 R POWDER TRITON M-25 RHONITE TRITON W-SO SOLUTION IKHUIM w du RHOPLEX TRITON S-51 Fine Cottons and Rayons Jaquard and Leno Novelties i Organic Reducing Catalysts Agents DEGOMMA 20F LYKOPON DEGOMMA 80F FORMOPON DEGOMMA 4GS PROTOLIN ! DIASTASE S PROTOLIN W DIASTASE C FORMOPON ORTHOZYM X EXTRA Curtain Fabrics ROHM HAAS COMPANY, Inc. j NEW BEDFORD, MASS. 222 West V V Philadelphia, Washington Sq. Ir l Pa. =5235= =3353= STAR STORE We Weave Fashions and Values into the Fabric of Enduring Satisfaction COMPLIMENTS OF The Gosnokl Mills Corp. NEW BEDFORD, MASS. COMPLIMENTS OF Nashawena Mills New Bedford, Mass. SCHMIDT LOOM REED WORKS MANUFACTURERS OF Loom Reeds — Pitch and All Metal £ Warping Reeds Special Pattern Reeds % Combs of Every Description Leather Belting £ Leather Loom Strapping £ Roll Covering Products made to our specifications Canvas Loom Strapping 9 Picker Sticks £ Wooden Loom Equipment £ Rawhide Loom Equipment Other Loom Supplies, Including Heddles, Rods and Frames in Stock at all times. 116 Front St. New Bedford, Mass. Phone 333 Neild Manufacturing Corporation MANUFACTURERS OF Plain and Fancy Goods Rayon, Silk and Mercerized Specialties NEW BEDFORD, MASS. ATLAS TACK CORPORATION The World ' s Largest and Oldest Manufacturer of Tacks and small Nails, extends greetings to the members of the graduating class of 1937. BOOTH Manufacturing Co. NEW BEDFORD FINE COTTON AND RAYON FABRICS Novelties and Specialties COMPLIMENTS OF GEORGE J. ALLEN E. F. Dahill, Jr., Co. Interior Fire Equipment Pyrene— " S O S " Fire Guard Compliments of Borden Remington Company Hathaway Manufacturing Co. QUALITY FABRICS IN Silks, Rayon, Celanese and Cotton NEW BEDFORD, MASS. K-A ELECTRIC WARP STOP Used on the latest makes of looms Survives all competition. —X, XL, W-2, W-3; Super Silk, Pile Fabric. Still leads the way to: " Better Cloth at Less Cost " R. I. WARP STOP EQUIPMENT CO. PAWTUCKET, RHODE ISLAND Thos. Hersom Co. All Kinds of Cleaners Slasher Tallow NEW BEDFORD, MASS. The Jeandros Dye and Print Works NEW BEDFORD, MASS. Compliments of Plumbers ' Supply Co. NEW BEDFORD, MASS. SOLUOL CORPORATION 123 Georgia Ave., Providence, R. I. OILS — WAXES — SIZING Special Finishes for the Textile Trades Specializing in Materials and Pro- cesses for Silk, Rayons, Acetates and Fine Cottons William H. Jennings, Pres. Henry L. Marble, Treas. The Webster Loom Harness Company 1 MANUFACTURERS OF LOOM HARNESS MAKE A SPECIALTY OF LOOM HARNESS FOR AMERICAN WARP DRAWING MACHINES I Dealers in Flat Steel Heddles, Heddle Frames, Shuttles and Drop Wires 5 6 Eleventh St. Phone 316 FALL RIVER, MASS. Willing W 5% , Workers Hour after hour, day after day, Victor Ring Travelers Continue to produce good work at high speed in leading mills throughout the textile territories. They live up to the name of " Victor " hy licking one spinning problem after another. Prove their better performance at our expense. Send for a trial supply — FREE. Victor Ring Traveler Co. 20 Mathewson St. Providence, R. I. P. O. Box 1318 Compliments of NONQUITT MILLS NEW BEDFORD, MASS. WAMSUTTA SHIRTS LUSTERCALE — OXFORD Quality in Every Detail NEW BEDFORD, MASS. LOWELL SHUTTLE COMPANY Manufacturers of Bobbins, Spools and Shuttles LOWELL, MASS. Compliments of a FRIEND FRATERNITY, COLLEGE and CLASS JEWELRY Commencement Announcements Invitations - Diplomas Jeweler to the Senior Class of New Bedford Textile School L. G. Balfour Company Manufacturing Jeivelers and Stationers ATTLEBORO, MASS. Michaud ' s Clothing Cor. Union and Sixth Streets COTTON WASTE Dexter P. Lillie Co. NEW BEDFORD, MASS. Think of Us When You Require Lumber, Cabinet Work, Paint or Hardware Tel. 720-7 For Service Acuslmet Saw Mills Co. NEW BEDFORD, MASS. TROLLEY TO WORK 20 Z« 11.00 Buy a Weekly Ticket Compliments of Loring Studios, Inc. ii Your School Photographer " Tel. 6337 58 Spring St. Compliments of KAPLANS Furniture and Radio Stores Compliments of GREGORY ' S " Opposite Textile School " COMFORTRESS COMPANY JOHN N. O ' BRIEN Manufacturing Licensee 143 Kempton Street, Near Pleasant Street New Bedford, Mass. Manufacturers and Retailers of Better Bedding Compliments of The Nottingham Neckwear Works, Inc. NEW BEDFORD, MASS. D. L. HATHAWAY SON Carpenters and Builders Compliments of SIDNEY ' S 157 Union Street NEW BEDFORD, MASS. -. Baker Machine Co. NEW BEDFORD, MASS. LINCOLN TAXI At Your Service 691 1 or 2 Persons, 2 5c in Zones Special Rates for Out-of-Town Trips Jonathan Handy Co., Inc. 28 William St. - Tel. 3 27 - New Bedford Iron and Steel and Heavy Hardware Oxygen and Acetylene Tanks and Welding Supplies WILLIAM R. WEST Textile Top Roll Coverer Mill and Painters ' Supplies 1886 Purchase St. NEW BEDFORD, MASS. JIMMIES Purchase St., Near Hillman Cigars, Tobacco, Candy and Leading Periodicals For Style and Satisfaction BUY AT M. C. Swift Co. 201 UNION ST. Howard Wesson New England ' s Largest College Annual Designers and Engravers also Publishers Engravers and Publishers of this hook (l HOWARD-WESSON CO Artists and Makers of Fine Printing Plates 44 Portland Street (Printers Building) WORCESTER, MASSACHUSETTS Telephone 3-7266 Compliments of Jimmie Evans ' Dina Monarch Wash Suit Co. 15 Sawyer Street Manufacturers of Boys ' Clothing and Novelties M. J. LEAHY CO. 572 Pleasant St. i One of America ' s Fine Men ' s Apparel Stores " K ' s Coffee House Mark W. Knowlton, Mgr. First Store North of Union Street 341 Acushnet Ave. NEW BEDFORD, MASS. INDEX TO ADVERTISERS Acushnet Saw Mills Co 13 George J. Allen 10 Atlas Tack Corp 10 Baker Machine Co 14 L. G. Balfour Co 13 Booth Mfg. Co 10 Borden Remington Co 11 Calco Chemical Co 2 John Campbell Co 4 Ciba Co., Inc 5 E. F. Dahill, Jr. Co 10 Dartmouth Mills, Inc 8 E. I. duPont de Nemours Co 7 Jimmie Evans ' Dina 16 J. S. Fallow Co 3 Gosnold Mills Corp 9 Gregory ' s 13 Johnathan Handy Co., Inc 14 D. L. Hathaway Son 14 Hathaway Mfg. Co 11 Thos. Hersom Co 11 Howard-Wesson Co 15 Jeandros Dye Print Works 11 Jimmie ' s 14 Kali Mfg. Co 5 Kaplan ' s Furniture Stores 13 Knowles Loom Reed Works 8 K ' s Coffee House 16 Lambeth Rope Corp 7 M. J. Leahy Co 16 Dexter P. Lillie Co 13 Lincoln Taxi 14 Loring Studios, Inc 13 Lowell Shuttle Co 12 Michaud ' s Clothing Co 13 Monarch Wash Suit Co 16 Nashawena Mills 9 Neild Mfg. Corp 10 Nonquitt Mills 12 Nottingham Neckwear Works 14 John N. O ' Brien 14 B. F. Perkins Son, Inc 6 Plumbers ' Supply Co 11 R. I. Warp Stop Equipment Co. ... 11 Rohm Haas Co 8 Royce Chemical Co 3 Schmidt Loom Reed Works 10 Scott Williams, Inc 4 Sidney ' s 14 Soluol Corp 12 Star Store 9 Stowe-Woodward, Inc 6 M. C. Swift Son 14 Union Street Railway Co 13 Victor Ring Traveler Co 12 Wamsutta Mills 12 Webster Loom Harness Co 12 William R. West 14 Jacques Wolf Co 7 V- ARCHIVES


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