Newton High School - Railroader Yearbook (Newton, KS)

 - Class of 1955

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YII V . U f , 1 , , ,,. gf , -Ayl ' ,X .ff l. th ,mr il it ALDEN ALLBAUGH OLIVE ANDERSON LEO BRANDT JOHN D. DAVIDSON CURTIS FISCHER Counselor Spanish Mech. Drawing Vocal Music Phys. Education English English Photography Foorball ESTHER FROOM S, B. GRISWOLD CHRISTINE E. HETZEL DON HOFFMAN RALPH KARNS English Biology Commerce Industrial Arts V0C8Ii0f131 Agriculture 4 nv-f -s ,gifs--Q Tg -. ,, f 1 gap., ' I I "QM" :,,?i,1ffj+, ' x 5 if "EY ss BETTY KENISON Phys. Education ALMA MOORE Speech Debate BONNIE SELANDERS Latii English 'iv Hill, was gp'--if Qsah LA VINIA LEIBENGOOD Clothing LELAND MOORE Social Studies E. S. SANDERSON Instrumental Music Band Orchestra BROOKS TERRY Electricity Physics Mathematics MARY LINTON Foods Home Management MARIE ORR Art, Design A. R. SELF Social Studies EDITH WHITTED Mathematics WAYNE LYON Industrial Arts ELVA MCBETH English .IOHN RAVENSCROFT MARY ROBERTS Phys. Education Librarian Basketball WILBUR SMITH I. BIRCH STUART Journalism Chemistry Driving Mathematics CLIFFORD YARNELL Social Studies Phys. Education S , U D-N fr CLASS I FIHIMAL 1. "The New Standard of the World" as created by John Annett and Eldon Buss. Z. Bill Richardson down in Ag Shop. 3. "Einstein" Harrnison and his younger brother. 4. "The Sweetest Music This Side of Heaven"-- Mr. Sanderson rehear- sing. 5. And the typewriter salesman said, "It practically types by itself. " 6. Oh, Those industrious kids! Mr. Hoffmanus fourth hour. 7. Mr. Terry and his electricity class. 8. Feature editors, Nan and Susan write a head- line. O 949 M... V J QL , M 35.05 8 , 'rx , n M4 fe seniors W3 il Xf CLASS UFFICER 9 DAVID BAIRD, President Student Council 3, 4, Scholarship Pin 2g Senior Playg Junior Play, Cheerleader 3, 4. LUCILLE PENNER, Vice-President Y-Teens 3, Newtonian Editorg Pep Club 4. PAULA MILLER, Secretary Class Secretary 3, Student Council 2, Office Asst. 3. 4: Y-Teens Officer, Y-Teens 2, 3, 4, Shakespearean Club 3' 4: National Honor Society 3g Scholarship Pin 2, 3g Junior Play, Thespian Pin 3g Usherette 3, 4g Head Usherette 45 G. A. A. 2fLj, 3CLJ, 4g G. A. A. Officer, Pep Club 4. PAT SWANSON, Treasurer Student Council 3, Y-Teens 2, 3, 45 Latin Club 2, Shakespearean Club 4, National Honor Society 3, Scholarship Pin 2, 3, Editor Railroaderg Junior Play, All School Play Stage Crew 3, Thespian 3, Usherettes 3, 4: G. A. A. 2qLJ, 3fLJ, 4, Pep Club 4. if f KAY ADES Y-Teens 2, 3, 4, Girls Glee Club 2, 3, 4. GAYLON ALBRIGHT Hi-Y 4, F. F. A. 3, 4, Football 2, Track 2. JIM ALLEN Class Treasurer 3, Student Council Represent- ative 2, Hi-Y 2, F. F. A. 2, 4, F. F. A. Off. 4, Voc. Ag. Judging Team, Basketball 2, 3QLJ, 4. 'W' ., in ALUMBAUGH H1-Y 2, stage crow-Junior Play, All 1 t,'f ' chool Play 3, Senior Play, Baseball 3. A X f JOHN ANNETT Art Club 4, Hi-Y 2, 4, Latin Club 2, 4, F. F. A. 3, 4, Voc. Ag. Shop Team 3, Stage Crew 3, x X, Track 2. 'eil . MARY ARMSTRONG Y-Teens 3, 4, Shakespearean Club 4, Editor-Newtonian 4, Junior Play, Stage Crew-All li 3 School Play 3, Thespian Pin 3, Cheerleader 4. .WV R. '- W ,, -:i:-za. i 'K-1 'J n 'vs .-. 4 Y S., , 3 3, NANCY ARNOLD Y-Teens 2, 3, 4, Latin Club 2, 3, 4, Editor-Newtonian 4, Prompter-Senior Play, Junior Play, Cheerleader 4, G. A. A. ZQLJ, 3fLJ, 4. BILLY AVILA H1-Y 2, 3, Spanish Club 2, 3, VA RENA BAKER Monitor 4, Y-Teens 2, Shakespearean Club 3, 4, Chorus 3, Girls Glee Club 2. EUNICE BARRETT Y-Teens 2, Latin Club 2, Band 3, 4, Special Band 2, 3. 4, Orchestra 2, 3, 4, Special Orchestra 2, 3, 4, Girls Glee Club 4, G. A. A. 2. BONNIE BAUMGARTNER Y-Teens 3, Spanish Club 2, G. A. A. 2. 3. ROBERT BAUMGARTNER Football 2, Basketball 2, 3QLJ. DON BAXTER Monitor 3, Hi-Y 2, 3, 4, GRACE BELL Y-Teens 2, 3, 4. BARBARA BESORE Y-Teens 2, 3, 4, Shakespearean Club 4, Chorus 3, 4, Girls Glee Club 2, Junior Play, Stage Crew-Senior Play, G. A. A. ZQLJ, 3fLJ, 4, Art Club Off 4, Pep Club 4. BEVERLY BLACKWILL Y-Teens 3, 4. RICHARD BRANDT H1-Y off. 4, Hi-Y 4, F. F. A. 2, Scholarship 2, 3, Stage Crew 3, Basketball 2. DoNovAN BRIAR H1-Y 2, Band 2, Football 2, Basketball 2, Baseball 2, 30.3. DORIS BRICKELL Nurse's Asst. 4: Y-Teens 2, 3, Pep Club 4. DONNA BUDDE Y-Teens 2, 3, 4, Chorus 3, 4, Girls Glee Club 2, Operetta 3, Stage Crew-Senior Play, G. A. A. 2, 3. 4, Pep Club. BOB BULLER Hi-Y 2, 4, F. F. A. 2, 3, 4, F. F. A. Off. 3, 4, Voc, Ag. Judging Team 3. FLDON Buss Hi-Y 4, Latin Club 4, F. F. A. 2, 3, 4, F. F. A. Off. 3, Voc. Ag. Shop Team 3. ANITA CALBERT Office Asst. 4, Y-Teens 3, Spanish Club 2, Stage Crew-Senior Play, Pep Club 4. DARRELL CALDWELL Hi-Y 4. DICK CHAPMAN Monitor 4, Hi-Y 3, 4, Chorus 3, 4, Ponca City Military Academy Chorus 2, Football ZQLJ, Basketball 2fLJ, Golf 2fLj, Tennis 2fLJ. JOAN CLAASSEN Y-Teen off. 3. 4, Y-Teens 2, 3, 4, Latin Club 2, 3, Scholarship Pin 2, 3, Music Pin 2, 3, Chorus 4, Band 2, 3, 4, Special Band 3, 4, Orchestra 3, 4, Special Orchestra 3, 4, Girls Glee Club 2, Operetta 2. LARRY J. COOKE Hi-Y 2, 3, Stage Crew-Junior Play, All School Play 3, Senior Play, Football 2. MARY SCOTT COOKE QNOT PICTUREDJ Latin Club 2, Band 2, 3, Special Band 2, 3, Girls Glee Club 3. DON COOPER Band 3, Football 2, Track 2. EDWARD CRESSLER Hi-Y 2, 3, 4, F. F. A. 2, Debate 4, Stage Crew -Junior Play, Football 2, 3, 4, Track 2, 3. LOLA DECKER Library Asst. 3, 4, Y-Teens 2, 3, 4, Chorus 3, 4, Girls Glee Club, Stage Crew -Operetta 3, G. A. A. 3, Pep Club 4. PAUL GARY DEC KER Monitor 4, Hi-Y 4. THELMA DICKSON Y-Teens 2, 3. LE ROY DREIER F. F. A. 2, 3, 4, Voc. Ag. Judging Team 3, Band 2, 3, Special Band 33 Football 4. WILLIS DYCK Hi-Y 2, 3, 4: F. F. A. 2. 3, F. F. A. Off. 3, Voc. Ag. Judging Team 3, Basketball 2, 3, 4, Track 2, Baseball 3. JIM ECKLES Hi-Y 3, F. F. A. 2, 4, Football 2. VADA EGY Y-Teens 2, 3, 4, Latin Club 2, 3, 4, G. A. A. 2 CLD. 3 QLJ. 4: Pep Club 4. 2' .fwfl WY 'FY Q 1 , a . t fi N 4 'FFF ,, QF, in W her CAROLYN ELY Y-Teens 2, 3, 4, Latin Club 2, 3, 4, Shakespearean Club 3, 4, Scholarship Pin 2, G. A. A. 2, 3, G. A. A. off. 3. DARRELL ENGLISH Hi-Y 2, 3, 4, Spanish Club 2, Cross Country 2. JOHN W. ENSZ Spanish Club 2, Band 2, 3, 4, Special Band 2, 4, Orchestra 2, 4, Special Orchestra 2, 4, Stage Crew 33 Football 3. GWENDOLYN ENTZ Y-Teens 2, 3, 4, Latin Club 2, Shakespearean Club 3, Scholarship Pin 2, 3, Chorus 4, Girls Glee Club 3, Operetta 3, Junior Play, G. A. A. 3, 4 PETER ESTRADA Hi-Y 2, Cross Country 2. CAROLYN EWING Y-Teens 3, 4, Spanish Club 2, 3, Shakespearean Club 4, Art Pin 3, Senior Play, Junior Play, G. A. A. 2, 4, Art Club 3, 4, Pep Club 4. ERLENE EWY Y-Teens 2, 3, 4, Spanish Club 2, Stage Crew 3. MARILYN EWY Y-Teens 2, Band 2, 3, 4, Special Band 2, 3, 4, Orchestra 2, 3, 4, Special Orchestra 2, 3, 4, G. A. A. 2fLJ, 3fLJ, 4: Art Club 3, 4. SALLY EWY Chorus 4, Girls Glee Club 2, 3, Art Club 31 4- MICKIE FLORES Y-Teens 3, Chorus 4, Girls Glee Club 2, 3. BOB GALLOWAY F. F. A. 2, 4, Fo0tba112, 3, 4, Basketball 2. TERESA GATZ Y-Teens 2, 3, 4, Scholarship Pin 3, Band 2, 4, Special Band 2, 4, Orchestra 2, 4, Special Orchestra 2, 4. V JUDY GOETSCHIUS Office Asst. 4, Y-Teens 2, 3, 4, Junior Play, G. A. A. 2fLJ, 3QLJ, 4, Pep Club 4. JENNIE GONZALEZ Y-Teens 2, 3, 4, Spanish Club 2, 3, Pep Club. JOHN GONZALEZ QNOT PICTUREDQ DICK GREGG Student Council President 4, Hi-Y Off. 3, Hi-Y 2, 3, Latin Club 2, National Honor Society 3, Forensic Pin 3, Debate 3, 4, Editor-in-Chief-Newtonian 4, Junior Play, Thespian 3, Football 2, 3fLJ, 4, Basketball 2. ROBERT GRIFFITH Football 2. LJORRAINE GRONAU Y-Teens 2, 3. 4, G. A, A. 3, 4, A Club 3, 4, Pep Club 4. MYRON HARMS Hi-Y 2, 4, Scholarship Pin 2, 3. RICHARD HARMrsoN Monitor 3, 4, Hi-Y 3, 45 Photo- grapher -Railroader 4. ELISABETH HAUCK Library Asst. 45 Chorus 45 Girls Glee Club 2, 3. LOREN WILLIAM I-IICKERSON Hi-Y 25 Latin Club 25 Junior Play5 Stage Crew -All School Play 35 Thespian Pin 35 Football 2, 3, 45 Basketball 2. MARILYN HIGGS Class Vice-President 25 Y-Teens 2, 3, 45 Latin Club 25 Senior Play5 Stage Crew-All School Play 35 Thespian Pin 35 Alt. Cheerleader 45 G. A. A. 2qLJ, 3fLJ, 45 G. A. A. Off. 35 Pep Club 45 Pep Club President 45 Assoc. Editor Railroader. ROBERTA HOFFMAN Library Asst. 35 Y-Teens 2, 3, 45 Latin Club 25 Shakespearean 25 Chorus 45 Girls Glee Club 35 Stage Crew-Senior Play5 G. A, A. 25 Pep Club 4. JOE HOLLE F. F. A. 3. DONNA HOLMES Y-Teens 2, 3, 45 Shakespearean Club 3, 45 Girls Glee Club 35 G. A, A. 2, 35 Pep Club 4. JAN JACKSON St. Teresa's Academy, Kansas City, Mo. Class Secretary 25 Office Asst. 25 All School Play 25 G. A, A. 25 Newton Shakespearean Club 3, 45 Y-Teens 3, 45 Senior Play5 Junior Play5 G. A. A. 45 Art Club 45 Pep Club 4. JOYCE JANTZ Y-Teens 2, 3, 45 Scholarship Pin 35 Chorus 45 Girls Glee Club 2, 35 Pep Club 4. FRIEDA JANZEN Y-Teens 3, 43 G. A. A. 2, 3, 45 Pep Club 4. JANE JENKINS Monitor 45 Y-Teens 3, 45 Chorus 45 Stage Crew-Junior Play5 G. A, A. 25 Art Club 3, 45 Pep Club 4. DEANNA KIRBY Y-Teens 35 Spanish Club 25 Chorus 45 Senior Play5 Junior Play5 G. A. A, 35 Pep Club 4. JOAN KOERNER Y-Teens 2, 3, 45 Latin Club 25 Shake- spearean Club 35 Chorus 3, 45 Orchestra 2, 35 Special Orchestra 2, 35 Girls Glee C1ub5 Junior Play5 G, A. A. 20.5. 3qLJ. 45 Pep Club 4. CAROL KNOTT Y-Teens 2, 3, 45 Chorus 35 Girls Glee Club 25 Operetta-Stage Crew 35 Usherettes 3, 45 G, A. A. 2fLJ, 45 Football Queen Attendant 45 Pep Club 4. JEAN LASWELL Y-Teens 2, 35 Band 2, 35 Special Band 2, 35 Orchestra 2, 35 Special Orchestra 2, 3. CURTIS LEFERT MERLIN LIBBY Hi-Y 2, 35 Spanish Club 2. GERALD LOOMIS Hi-Y 25 Chorus 3, 45 Boys Glee Club 3. 45 Stage Crew -Operetta 35 Senior Play5 Alt Cheer- leader 4. I 'W Q fl KENNETH LORD Lab Asst 4, Hi-Y 2, Band 2, 3, 4, Special Band 2, 3, 4, Orchestra 2, 3, 4, Special Orchestra 2, 3, 4. GAYLORD MAPLES Latin Club 2, Stage Crew 3, Football 3, Basketball 2, Track 2. LARRY MATHEWS Latin Club 2, Football 2, Basketball 2, Baseball 3. JIM MCFARLANE Hi-Y 3, Chorus 3, 4, Boys Glee Club 3, Senior Play. NANCY MEISINGER Library A st. 4, Y-Teens 2, 3, 4, Music Pin 3, Band 2, 3, 4, Special Band 2, 3, 4, Orchestra 2, 3, 4, Special Orchestra 2, 3, 4, G. A. A. 2, 3, 4. MARILYN MELLOTT Class Vice-President 3, Y-Teens 2, 3, 4, Girls Glee Club 3, Usherettes 3, 4, G. A. A. 2, Pep Club 4. BEVERLY MILLER Monitor 4, Y-Teens 2, 3, 4, Scholar- ship Pin 2, Chorus 3, 4, Girls Glee Club2, Girls State Re- presentative 4, Pep Club 4. LESTER MILLER LOUIE MILLER Football 2, 3. VERNAL MILLER Student Council Representative 4, Student Council Officer 4, Monitor 3, 4, Hi-Y 2, 3, Spanish Club 2, 3, National Honor Society 3, Scholarship Pin 2, 3, Music Pin 3, Band 2, 3, 4, Special Band 2, 3, 4, Orchestra 2, 3, 4, Special Orchestra 2, 3, 4, Junior Play, Senior Play. BRYSON MILLS Class President 3, Hi-Y 2, Latin Club 2, 3, Debate 4, Junior Play, Stage Crew 4, Thespian Pin 3, Foot- ball 2, 3, 4, Track 2. SHARON MOLZEN Y-Teens 2, 3, 4, Girls Glee Club 2, 3, Pep Club 4. CONNIE MOYLE Y-Teen 4, Pep Club 4. JIMMIE LEE NACHTIGAL Y-Teens 3, 4, Spanish Club 2, Girls Glee Club 4, Stage Crew 4, G. A,A. 3, 4, Pep Club 4. JOHN NANNINGA Hi-Y 3, 4, Latin Club 3, 4, F. F. A. 2, National Honor Society 3, Scholarship Pin 2, 3, Debate 4, Band 2, Special Band 2, Track 2. MENNO NEUFELD F. F. A. 2, 3, 4, ALAN NEWBERRY Latin Club 2, F00rba112, 3fLJ, 4, Basker- ba112, 3. JERRY NICKEL F. F. A. 2, 3, 4, F. F. A. Off. 3, 4, Voc. Ag. Judging Team 3, Boys Glee Club 3, Football 2, Basket- ball 2, 3, 4, Track 2, 3. JOHN NORELL Hi-Y 3, 45 Latin Club 25 Scholarship Pin 35 Junior Play5 Football 25 Basketball 2, 35 Lab. Asst. 4. ELIZABETH O'DELL Chorus 3. YVONNE PEARSON Y-Teens 2, 3, 45 Chorus 3, 45 Girls Glee Club 25 Nurse's Asst. 4. BETTY PERRY Library Asst. 3, 45 Y-Teens 2, 3, 45 Spanish Club 25 G, A, A, 2, 3, 45 Pep Club 4. KIRSTEN PETERSON Student Council Off. 45 Student Council Representative 45 Y-Teens 2, 35 Latin Club 25 Shakespearean Club 45 Pep Club 45 Scholarship Pin 25 Chorus 45 Student Director Senior Play5 Usherettes 3, 45 G. A. A. 2qLJ, 3qLJ, 45 G. A. A. off. 4. BEVERLY PIERCE Y-Teens 2, 3, 45 Chorus 45 Girls Glee Club 35 Operetta 35 Senior Play5 Junior Play5 G. A. A. 25 Dramatics Club 25 Pep Club 4. REUBEN POWELL Football 2, 3, 45 Basketball 25 Track 3. WILMA PRINE Y-Teens 2, 3, 45 Band 2, 3, 45 Special Band 3, 45 Orchestra 3, 45 Special Orchestra 3, 4. BILL RICHARDSON Hi-Y 2, 3, 45 F. F. A. 3, 4. DONALD ROGERS Hi-Y 3. ZENOLIA ROSS Y-Teens 2, 35 Chorus 45 Girls Glee Club 35 Stage Crew-Operetta 35 Junior Play 35 Senior Play 35 All School Play 35 G. A. A. 2, 3fLJ. TED SADOWSKI Chorus 45 Football 45 Track 3, 4. GLORIA SAUCEDA Y-Teens 2, 35 Spanish Club 25 Girls Glee Club 45 G. A. A. ZCLJ. GEORGE SCHIERLING F. F. A. 2, 3, 45 Voc. Ag. Judging Team 3. CAROL SCHMIDT Y-Teens 2, 3, 45 Chorus 3, 45 Girls Glee Club 25 Operetta 35 Senior Play Prompter5 Cheerleader 35 Football Queen5 Pep Club 4. ELDON SCHMITT Hi-Y 3. 4: F. F. 2, 45 Chorus 45 Football 2, 3, 45 Track 2, 3. SUSAN SCHMIDT Y-Teena 2, 3, 45 Spanish Club 3, 45 Chorus 45 Girls Glee Club 35 Operetta 35 Newtonian Editor 45 Junior Play5 Usherettes 3, 45 G, A. A, 2, 45 Pep Club 4. BOB SEACAT Football 2, 3, 45 Track 2, 3. ul .4-" K 'ld "'Z".7 Q J X2 Eh 92 - - 341 ff.. .a J ARLETTA SHEPLER Y-Teens 2, 3, 45 Shakespearean Club 35 Chorus 3, 45 Girls Glee Club 25 Operetta 35 G. A. A. 25 Pep Club 4. GARY SI-IOOK F. F. A. 35 Chorus 4. MARY ANN Sl-IULER Library Asst. 45 Y-Teens 2, 45 Latin Club 25 Girls Glee Club 45 Pep Club 4. JON SIMMS Hi-Y 2, 3, 45 Hi-Y off. 35 Latin Club 2, Scholarship Pin 2, 35 Music Pin 35 Chorus 2, 3, 45 Band 25 Special Band 2, 35 Boys Glee Club 2, 3. JOE SMITH Y-Teens 2, 3, 45 Spanish Club 2, 35 Latin Club 4. STANLEY SMITH F. F. A, 2, 3, 45 F. F. A. off. 2, 3, 45 Chorus 45 Band 25 Boys Glee Club 45 Football 2. ANN SPEIR Student Council Representative 45 Y-Teens 2, 35 Latin Club 25 Scholarship Pin 35 Newtonian Editor 45 Senior Play Stage Crew5 Usherettes 3, 45 G. A. A. 2qLJ, 3QLj, 45 Football Queen Attendant5 Shakespearean Club 4. CAROLINE SPENCER Y-Teens 25 Shakespearean Club 35 Orchestra 2, 3, 45 Special Orchestra 2, 3, 4. DUANE SPENCER Band 2, 3, 45 Special Band 25 Orchestra 3, 45 Special Orchestra 2. 3: Baseball 3, 4. JIMMY SPENCER F. F. A. 3. SHIRLEY SPOHN Library Asst. 3. 4: Y-Teen Off. 45 Y-Teen 2, 3, 45 Latin Club 25 Shakespearean Club 35 National Honor Society 35 Scholarship Pin 3, 45 Senior Play5 Junior Play5 Pep Club 4. CAROL STEWART Monitor 3, 45 G. A. A, 25Drar1'1atiCS Club 25 Editor-Newtonian 4. IRIS STINE Y-Teens 2, 3, 45 Latin Club 25 Band 2, 3, 45 Special Band 2, 3, 45 Orchestra 3, 45 Special Orchestra 3, 4. GUS STOTLER Lab. Asst. 35 Hi-Y 25 Newtonian Editor5 Football 35 Track 2. JAMES SUDERMAN F. F. A. 2, 3, 45 F. F. A. off. 4. JACK SWICKARD Hi-Y 2, 3, 45 Hi-Y Off. 4: Forensic Pin 25 Debate 25 Newtonian Editor 45 Junior Play5 All School Play 25 Thespian Pin 35 Cheerleader 4. MURIEL THIESSEN Y-Teen Off. 45 Y-Teens 2, 3, 45 Shakespearean Club 35 Scholarship Pin 35 Music Pin 35 Chorus 3, 45 Band 2, 3, 45 Special Band 45 Orchestra 3, 45 Special 3, 45 Girls Glee Club 2. CAROLE THURMAN Office Asst. 35 Y-Teens 2, 3, 45 Usherettes 3, 45 G. A. A. 2fLJ, 3fLJ5 Pep Club 4. BETTY UNRUH Y-Teens 2, 3, 49 Chorus 49 G. A. A. 29 Pep Club 4. JANIS UNRUH Class Secretary 29 Library Asst. 39 Y-Teen Off. 49 Y-Teens 2, 3, 49 Shakespearean Club 39 Scholarship Pin 29 Forensic Pin 3, 49 Debate 3, 49 G. A. A. 2qLJ, 2, 49 Pep Club 4. VIRGINIA UNRUH Scholarship Pin 2, 3. BARBARA VOGT Y-Teens 2, 3, 49 Latin Club 29 Music Pin 39 Chorus 49 Band 2, 39 Special Band 2, 39 Orchestra 2, 39 Special Orchestra 2, 39 Girls Glee Club 39 G. A, A, 2fLJ, BKLJ. 4- DANIEL VOTH HI-Y 3, 4, Art Club 4. ELVIRA VOTH Y-Teens 2, 3, 49 Latin Club 29 Band 29 G, A, A, 3, 4, Pep Club 4, BILLY WALTON Monitor 3, 49 Hi-Y 49 F. F. A. 2,B3I1d 2, 3, 49 Special Band 49 Orchestra 2, 3, 49 Special Orchestra 2, 3, 49 Baseball 3, 4. ELEANOR WEDEL Class President 29 Y-Teen Off. 3, 49 Y-Teens 2, 3, 49 National Honor Society 39 Scholarship 2, 39 Music Pin 39 Chorus 2, 3, 49 Orchestra 2, 3, 49 Special Orchestra 2, 3, 49 Operetta 39 Senior P1ayQ Junior Play9 Thespian Pin9 Usherettes 3, 49 G. A. A, 2fLJ9 Pep Club 4. HENRY WIEBE Hi-Y 2, 3, 49 Spanish Club 29 Football 2, 3, 49 Track 2fLJ, 3fLJ, 4. MILDRED WERNER Y-Teens 2, 39 Latin Club 29 Shake- spearean Club 29 Forensic Pin 2, 3, 49 Debate 2, 3, 49 Senior Play: Junior Play9 G. A. A. 2QLJ9 Art Club 49 Pep Club 49 Assoc. Editor-Railroader. JIM WHITE Band 2, 39 Special Band 2, 39 Orchestra 2, 39 Special Orchestra 2, 39 Baseball 3. RICHARD WILLIAMS Hi-Y 29 Chorus 2, 3, 4g Boys Glee Club 2, 39 Operetta Stage Crew 3. EUGENE ZAVALA Monitor 4. MARILYN WILSON Y-Teens 2, 3, 4g Latin Club 39 Spanish Club 2, 39 Shakespearean Club 3, 49 Newtonian Editor 49 Senior Play9 Junior Play9 G. A. A. ZQLJ, 3fLJ, 49 Pep Club 4. 15 0145 f XQQSJ D Whose Lucille caucvht in nightie Donna and JO YC9 Spoofin' I uf' Bev and Mary start out Same two--semor year ADO, P H and Mari V Noon-hour huddle out fron Whe ei5 S uirt! ang' me q Thelma Dickson droopin 1ayxng'? 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E as A L K 'L' 5 Mig , .. 1 x u fi .mm fff', X N P 4 . 5 ,F w , fgw 'mgggggwyji f ., ,- .1 'V K W 1 K7 if' ' a I C Nr- CIIMIDT Ann Spell' nrgunizutinns s K 5 if.. , . fgci FJ Nas' nf' 'HN S 5 YQL-.1 v 'Qs:,,:5 H A wx . ,sh-We ' V, .-Vk K- .iv ,Ml -vi ,xi 1-'Q . v - T llr ,b . rf -4,-.uw aw i 'f . ,ymq mf,- Ex W XM X 'l' IIE 'l' CIIUNUIL ' ' ff l it A Awww .Ppwuf 4 Mr, Alden Allbaugh Advisor nv S X1 STUDENT COUNCIL MEMBERS, LEFT TO RIGHT are: Paul Trouslot, Ann Speir, Kirsten Peterson, Sally Winans, Stuart Melchert, David Baird, Ruth Ann Nichel, David Draper, Kirk Cottingham, Vernal Miller, Marilyn Higgs and Dick Gregg, Introducing new policies for school advancement, Stud- ent Council plays a leading role in supervising NHS ac- tivities. Representatives are selected by the student body to carry out programs of school interest. Among their accom- plishments this year were conducting Homecoming events, planning assemblies, organiz- ing school dances and parties and arranging elections. 21 Dick Gregg President ll' Ax "Outstanding work in the field of dramaticsn X A I I' J A , , 11 HX A . J - E is ' WSW: W 1 ra A, KX ggcu , .,,, I I, . :wr ., K r if i , I 4 , 5 i kg. r xiii I xg ,Ss A R X OFFICERS, LEFT TO RIGHT are: Pat Swanson, President, Bryson Mills, Vice-Presidentg Marilyn Higgs, Sec- retary: Paula Miller, Treasurer. "Scholarship, leadership, character, SENIOR MEMBERS, LEFT TO RIGHT are: Marilyn Higgs, Jack Swickard, Dick Gregg, Mary Armstrong, Bryson Mills Paula Miller, Pat Swanson and Eleanor Wedel. and service" 41 'D' i . i .n,"sfJ SENIOR MEMBERS SITTING, LEFT TO RIGHT are: Pat Swanson, Paula Miller, Shirley Spohn, Eleanor Wedel. STANDING: Mr. M. D. Morris, Principal: John Nanninga, Vernal Miller, Dick Gregg. Officers are Paula Miller, Presidentq Dick Gregg, Vice-Presidentg Eleanor Wedel, Secretary. Z2 iiliiil W My will LEI-T TO RIGIIT STANDING: Jerry Vogt, Kirsten Peterson, Marilyn .Vilson, Alwina Sniokorowski, Mary Ilarins, Myron llarnis. SITTING: Va Rena Baker, Pat Swanson, Ann Speir, Mrs. Elva Mcileth. Adding an element of literary interest to school surroundings, Mrs. Elva McBeth sponsors the Shakespearean Club for high school students, The club mem- Mil' LEFT TO RIGHT, BACK ROW: Barbara Lyons, Miss Marie Orr, Doris Hessler, Sally Ewy, Marilyn Ewy, Mary Alice Richert, Jane Jenkins, Virginia Dyck, Max Penner, Helen Green, Daniel Voth, Frances Gron- au, Donna Depew, MIDDLE ROW: Peter Srnokorowski, Gwendolyn Entz, Barbara Besore, Carolyn Ewing, Lorraine Gronau, Sharon Franz. FIRST ROW: Iohn Annett, Bill Richardson, Paul Eck, Louie Miller. bers met on Mondays to read and discuss selected plays for further development in the liter- ary sphere. Learning to appreciate all phases of art is the purpose of Newton's Art Club, sponsored by Miss Marie Orr. Visiting and displaying art collec- tions were some of the activities of the participating students this year. Kb Q .l avi'-" 125 Hain? B monthly to create an active interest in Latin culture High Que 1 -H C H muon ai me Lau PAIHULB To build better re- lations and understand- ing between Spanish and American ways of life, was the Spanish C1ub's main purpose. Spon- sored by Miss Olive Anderson, they met during the year to re- live old Spanish cus- toms. Bxl C1110 m and 14193 n 6 nbers C 1 b e'1RosalYTl Wemei b "S2Numaha O the P nara L e fafe Christmas by break Y-TEE "To stimulate re - ligious intere sts and build better citizens." V ice 'Pfesx n or eu N ' , . na Treasuiefisjx STANDlNGd',:,A:t- 'd Han ' secfe ' cxxffor mom SYTTXNG-2133313215 Swicgiiifchaflmam xiirswari- Simson Yi r 1 1 1 . C LErT To N nmngaf Pres Brandt. Dev-O H. Nh. l- Bu clemz lohn ' a Onset- Rlchatd gram Challma ' 59 ' . pgo IR' Self. Cam, . man, A gponsorz Dougvublicitl' Chan neu' au. cranes Some Shall, r ' LEFT To RI Miss M GHT, Sponsofi Bev ary Linton, S . Committee Ch , RIG - - erly Olive ponsoff Barbara airmail- Shiri . I . 6 6 HT Ml , ' Ss Ed' D ' M ur , Ha N i Secretam Ele ith Whnted' gel Thiesgen, Mjnkms, Judy Emi: Pohn. Marilyn Froom, Spon anor Wedel Pr ead Sponsor P ss Olive Ande . Mrs, MaryR bMar- Soi. ' esidem. f aU1aMjH 'S0n. SE 0 erm I el- ATED n 1 L Organized to promote religious and educational interest and to create an atmosphere of Christian principles was the purpose of the Y-Teens and Hi-Y which met weekly. Stimulating school activity the organ- izations were widely supported by NHS s tude nt s . 25 I oan Claassen, Vige Treasurer: jams U EFT TO -Presideng Mis Hruh ' s Esfheg Some of the activities of these organizations throughout the past year were sponsoring religious assemblies, operating the concession stand at football games, decorating the school during the Christmas season and contributing to charities. , P , .1 A u ' 5, 'I' E Q ff ' 5 22 ,.-'. T , 1 Q s -5 Q- - if :EQ E.-,f:,:Pv, 125531 - :,,.?5?, - ,LSV if .. . :V z"" ,f ' 4' -1,. Q , f-if A, ' 'J ,if g, t - 5: .. , A Ai Q f gl? T32 V gg A h 5, ,Q C, t 1 . -if 'IV L, ,n . Mx' " Q Q ' 5 . ,V ., , . , xl. , 1 .?- A l? ,-,' M F 'C g ' i . ,, f fi' ' - , 2 -. if .ai K ,. , fx f. - i W i ' sv.' 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P 3 , , --1, - M iw. - ex, 2 A X 3 - ,, , ,OFfICERSf2 i ,1T?ffQ R15HT?E11ZibeEPf, ll, 151331-, 5?9'e'??YP 5 Marilyrgxl I-I - P1g?sQdent5 Carol 9 Janis E Q ' 2 2 V Q x, 1 , . , , L ' : ,. , , ' Q , , l 4 .1 'ff :pi ' '. -svfff g, 'Q L ,qi R. Q... x wg,,v3,i.-L Y A-Aw . 5 A o 'Q .. fax EXW JJ Q2 if i---j X Z gl , , V git W S ruor members ' The Girls' Athletic Asso- ciation is a branch of a state- wide organization which attempts to promote athletic interest a- mong high school girls. They par- ticipated in such sports as basket- ball, volleyball, kickpin ball, bad- minton, and tumbling. ef f. r V 4 X 2' . W sv ..,. J- N OFFICERS LEFT TO RIGHT, BACK ROW axe: Paula Miller, Presidemg Ann Speir, Vice-Presidenrg Miss Betty Kenni- son, Sponsor. FRONT ROW: Kirsten Peterson, Secretary: Karen Swartz, Sports Director. 1 Twirlers LEFT TO RIGHT are Helen Buller, Wilma Prine, Donna McKanna and Marilyn Ewy ffffk A vital segment to school enthusiasm is the high school band. Under the direction of E. S. Sander son, Newton I-Iigh's band entertained at pep assemblies, foot- ball and basketball games at plays the Christmas and rallies. program and operetta 0llUIlE TR JUNIOR USHERETTES, BACK ROW, LEFT TO RIGHT are: Mary Ann LaGree, Judy Barlow, Molly Gomez, Janet Croy, Beverly Godsey, Connie Abbott, Mary Alice Richert, Delores Schmidt, Doris Hessler, and Sally Winans. Senior Usherettes, FRONT ROW are: Marilyn Mellott, Eleanor Wedel, Carol Knott, Susan Schmidt, Paula Miller, Kirsten Peterson, Carole Thurman, Pat Swanson and Ann Speir. Efficiency and courtesy are The cheerleaders play marked traits of the usherettes, an important role in NHS appearing at all school activities sports. Present at all Sher- to assist in seating the public. home and out-of-town Plum Miner, head ul X one They are selected on the basis of garnes they lend their pep Sue, ready K0 355151 My service to the school and serve and enthusiasm to Cheer ,Emo needsit. for two years. the team on to victory. llllll lllrllilllllll 'Q ff-Q1 " ..,,, XXQBY' . head C . Bayids ' iaith xaldniime 6 . for rekeshme LEFT TO RIGHT: Jerry Loomis, Altemateg Kay Stanfield, Jack Swickard Nancy Arnold Tom Doan, Mary Armstron , David 1 I g -v Balrd, Marllyn -H1 ggs, Alternate. P F bfe-W f .,-ffjliil, W, A L! Q S'-,guy F-'TT5 Eggs X A Smith discuss plans for the Newto Susan Schmidt and Nan Arnold, Feature , ' nner and Carol Stewart, third A Business Manager, and Lucille Pe page Editors, plan the next issue. Dick Gregg, Editor-in -chief and sponsor, nian. Editors Mary Armstrong, ' I . , 1 X D Mr. Wilbur 51, , Editors, Mari y I7 - it V 3 gr W ilson First page ' and Ann Speir rewrite COW- . . .,,,, ...Q is ,S X s B Jack SW. - , 1 A 5: A,z. . . I the Sportsdtafd and G Annual staff, Midge Werner, Pat Swanson and Marilyn Higgs, Page. Us Sion Editors, and Dick lflarrnison, Photographer, look over layouts. er make assjgnme nfs for siwz, Kd. for Etnfnnr gl? 'V we mi M yn,-,,.....A.4-5 LIBRARIA S Aiding both Mrs. Mary Roberts and the Newton High School students the li- brarians' main responsibil- ity was to check out books and magazines and help keep the filing system and library in order. 1-sou.. .... 14 1 LIBRARIANS LEFT TO RIGHT ARE: Shirley Spohn, Lola Decker, Mrs, Mary Roberts, Nancy Meisinger, Betty Hauck, Mary Ann Schuler. ul mm ll' WM IM 10-'tum M OFFICE GIRLS LEFT TO RIGHT ARE: Anita Calbert, Judy Goetschius, Oleta Brenneman, Paula Miller, Janice Dudte, M0 ITIIR The monitors were on duty in the halls to maintain order during class time. They also collected absence reports from the rooms and delivered messages and an- nouncements. IIFFICII GIRL The office girls, helping the school secretary, Mrs. Anita Staerkel, keep the school records straight, were in charge of recording absences, excuses and tar- dies. MONITORS SEATED LEFT TO RIGHT ARE: Kirsten Peterson, Head Monitor Deanna Miles, Carol Stewart, Annetta Esau, VaRena Baker, Kay Swartz Beverly Miller. STANDING: Billy Walton, Dick Harmison, Wayne Dean Gene Zavala, Paul Decker, Dick Chapman, Louie Deschner. F.F. . The F. F. A. 's main purpose is to train high school students in future farming. Approxi- mately forty boys be- long to this organiza- tion and during the year they traveled to nearby towns and col leges on field trips and judging contests. ln February they participated in the district poultry and crop contest held at Peabody, Kansas. In March they traveled to Ark City for the district dairy cattle judging contest and went to Kansas State College for practice judging in prepara- tion for the state con- test held the 25th and 26th of April. Other contests include a district shop contest in preparation for the state shop contest. THE JUDGING TEAM LEFT TO RIGHT ARE: Jim Eck- les, Jim Suderman, Jerry Nickel, Eldon Schmidt, George Schierling, Jim Allen and Menno Neufeld, Here they are studying different types of seeds, 7 The shop team, Stanley Smith and Bob Bullet, are timing an engme FRSH. ' Eggs J :if if X sy I i 'if ,ff a 'f u,2'5W 2 ' ' " ., -M ia 'Bk sf as ' D 4 - . .., l.. .W,1.I,11, b-1.1 -f ..,, Q, ,,,. A . , 1,1217 , f-5-L - f--- . t , s 5.2.1,-,iw.,4, s so - 1 s f 1 - as . i ssl' i Dick Gregg prac uces his rebuttal. fa- Flllill SIC eba ters P05-e th rbejr U'OphjeS. 1 GUY TO RIGHT are . Desariarzs STANDING LEFT . as i fi ,, .aww Chaffee. Beverw Godsey' Ed G ez. David DWPU MOBY om 7 . Nannlfiga' 'nw Warhurst. SYTTX Hogan, ION1 iq Nichol and I1 Cyessler, Nancy ,ce Decker Rut 3 er lam 'dt, Janis 1 l D lores Schml Janice funn Glll' are- Doug Cain, Dick Gregg' e LEFT TO R1 ' Unruh. Barbara H . d C ttingham' an ankms, Mi1dredWBIHCI. Kent o oore- insu:nCiOY 1 Alma M Under the guidance of Mrs. Alma Moore the New- ton High debate team clo d se another successful season. Some of the snuad's more profitabl ' 34 e trips included Winfield, where Newton placed second, Hutchinson, where the team took first place, Haven where the Railers. tied for first, and finally Dodge City, where the Newtonians won second. Adding anoth c 1on the de- baters placed first in the District Debate Tournament which was held at Wichita University. Then they traveled to the State Tournament and placed fourth, During the last semester the students worked on read- ings, orations and varied speeches. er trophy to the Colle t' CHOR Also participating in the operetta the, mixed chorus instructed by John Di David- son, entertains in many school activities. The chorus attends contests during the year in addition to their many other appearances. The Girls Glee Club, consisting of thirty- two members, combined with the Chorus the orchestra and the Art Department in pre senting a Christmas Program during the holi days. Later they participated in a Spring Music Festival. GIRL ' GLEE CLUB GLEE CLUB MEMBERS LEFT TO RIGHT ON BACK ROW are: Shirley Fryhover, Oma Jean Smith, Delores Renipel, Mary Ann Shuler, Janice Woolery, Jane Byler, Bett Dick, Mardy Rich and Arlene Reimer. SECOND ROW: Kay Ades, Helen Jant- zen, Joyce Akers, Jinirnie Lee Nacti- gal, Judy Berner, Janet Croy, Marlene Kopper and Shirley Annctt. FIRST ROW: Phyllis Blosser, Marcella Unruh, Judith O'Rorke, Judy Barlow, Marilyn Fast, Barbara Peters and Darlene White. , 2 2 , Q. 2 H SENl0R,PLAY FJ , ji UIIIITAIN RIDING SOHO0L PPAY Tum nmlnsss ADA UPER TTA BEST or BIHIADWAY The "Best of Broadway" was given January 26 in Lindley Hall di- rected by J, D, Davidson. Music from the hit shows "Brigadoon, " "Carousel" and "Show Boat" were presented. Songs were sung by the mixed chorus- with soloists and choreography was directed by Bill J. Foster, It was a smash hit and was en- joyed by everyone. I LEADING ROLES ARE STANDING LEFT TO RIGHT Mary Ann Waters, Randell Schmidt, Beverly Okerberg, Beverly Oliver, Jon Simms, Elizabeth Nickel, Stanley Smith, Judy Enns and Jim Mc- Farlane. FRONT ROW, LEFT TO RIGHT are: Sharon Grey, Mike Croy, Nan Arnold, Tom Doan Carol Schmidt, David Hanna, Ann Speir, Har- ley Peterson, Kay Stanfield, Stuart Melchert, Karen Ziegler, and David Baird. MIXED emu u p sports 'x 3 0 " f' , -g f, K 1 N . ff M X f 1 . 1 f' ' . f Q I Y Q f . 'N 'i 6 9, 11 xx C MM ',A 'il "'2- u , Q S. if ,, 5 wi fm X EM wWfw'fMf5:pM"W ' WM: M' 01 ggi? 512 3 4 if Q15 F00'l'BALL THE FOOTBALL TEAM STANDING LEFT TO RIGHT is: Assistant Coach Lyle Rutter, Bob Galloway, Ted Sadowski, Bryson Mills, Bob Seacat, Bill Hickerson, Alan Newberry, Henry Wiebe, Bob Baumgartner, Reuben Powell, LeRoy Dreier, Eldon Schmidt, Louie Miller, Skippy Garnett, Max Penner, Assistant Coach Don Hoffman, Gaylord Connor and Coach Curtis Fischer. SECOND ROW LEFT TO RIGHT are: Manager Phil Kappler, Dick Gregg, Gary Mattix, Kendall Myers, Ray Stauffer, Dick Thomas, Gene Arnold, John Willis, Randall Schmidt, Virgil Penner, Julian Garcia, Richard Miller, Julian Arellano, Curtis Rossiter and Neil Salander. SITTING LEFT TO RIGHT are: Herbie Sturd, Howard Harvey, Tommy Eason, Jim Barker, Theron Ewert, Richard Sump, Chuck Bair, Bill Tourtillott, Gerald Koehn, Ivan Beutler, Richard Denno, Edgar Besore, Gerald Abney, Jim Warhurst and Manager Monty God- sey. ga gg," .al G Foomnn can mm With only three lettermen report- ing to Coach Fischer and assistants Don Hoffman and Ira Barkman, 1954 was a year of building for the Railers Fielding one of the lightest teams in Ark Valley history the Newton ele- ven finished the ten game schedule with a three won-seven lost season. Highlights of the schedule were victories over El Dorado, Plain- view, and Winfield, and close con- tests against Wichita West, Wichita East, and Dodge City. Despite tremendous odds, the squad spirit and morale never died. Said Coach Fischer, "I've never had a team with better loyalty and spirit, or a team that played harder, pound for pound, than this year's team. "The type of hard working boys we had, and their extreme loyalty, meant a great deal to me." . - 1954 Dodge City . 6 Wichita West Z1 7 Wellington 37 7 El Dorado 14 Newton 18 Wichita East 20 - Newton 12. Plainview 7 6 Newton 19 Hutchinson 33 Newton ' 14 Ark City 47 Newton 7 Wichita North 40 Newton . 0 Winfield 7 Newton 19 3 f , k ,k,,,,,,,. Q Mi" ' Edward Cressler LeRoy Dreier Bob Galloway Right Tackle Center Left Halfback ll l0R QUAD 1954 our Bill I-Iickerson Bryson Mills Left Tackle Left Guard Ted Sadowski Eldon Schmidt Left Tackle Left End Alan Newberry Left End Bob Seacat Right Guard 764 Dick Gregg Right Halfback Reuben Powell Fullback Henry Wiebe Right Tackle . W, ,,,. ,A me 255,133 -my 1:5 Let's go Railers!! Coach John Ravenscroft THE BASKETBALL TEAM STANDING, LEFT TO RIGHT IS: Assistant Coach Lyle Rutter, Gene Arnold, Dayton Scheffler, Merle Sturd, Jerry Nickel, Bob Siemens, Dennis Walker, Kay Roberts, Larry And- res, Robert Arellano, Willis Dyck, Paul Miller, and Coach John Raven- scroft. KNEELING LEFT TO RIGHT ARE: John Smith, Skippy Garnett, Julian Arellano, John Willis, Jim Allen, and Manager Kendall Myers. lifts all SCOREBOARD Newton 55 Newton 50 . Newton 41 Newton 49 Newton 66 . Newton 50 . Newton 56 . Newton 56 Newton 41 . Newton 57 Newton 42 Newton 66 . Newton 74 , Newton 49 . Newton 46 . Newton 46 . Shawnee Mission Tournament Newton 48 . . . Wichita North 42 . Hutchinson 35 . Wichita East 25 Wichita West 44 . Wellington 50 . . E1 Dorado 40 . . Ark City 43 Wichita North 54 . . Winfield 52 . Hutchinson 37 .Wichita West 44 . Wichita East 50 . Wellington 64 . Ark City 39 . .El Dorado 32 . Winfield 54 . Washington 33 Newton 54 . . Shawnee Mission 48 Regional Tournament Newton 47 . . Wichita St. Mary's 45 Newton 36 . . . Wichita North 41 f'-fi A In top left picture it's a free-for-all with Merle Sturd and Jerry Nickel in l there for the Railers. Top right, Dennis Walker dumps one in for Newton as North player attempts to stop him. 3 Above, Iim Allen is ready to toss this one to Jerry Nickel. Below, Dennis Walker, towering over the Vikings, grabs the ball as John Smith stands by to make sure he gets it. 1 I 1 f De nzii ' W i 51 fi, iff' I E WR xx r " W ian A x ,,, f 5' Sk1ppy C' N gl Allin I t .. TRAUK TRACK MEN ON BACK ROW, LEFT TO RIGHT are: Ed Cressler, Howard Harvey, David Baird Max Penner, Gerald Koehn, Ronnie Usher, Jerry Nickel, Phil Kappler, Ivan Beurler, Herbie Sturd Henry Wiebe, Skippy Garnett, John Smith, Donnie Usher, Paul Miller, Gerald Abney and David Wiebe Ng FRONT ROW, LEFT TO RIGHT are: Coach Curtis Fischer, Junior Walters, Robert Field, John Mc Farlane, Dale Reif, Paul Eck, Curtis Rossiter, Neal Salander, Assistant Don Hoffman and Manager Gus Stotler, NOT PICTURED, Only three returning lettermen, Henry Wiebe, Skip Garnett and Phil Kappler reported to Coach Curtis Fischer and Assistants Don Hoffman and Ira Barkman for the 1955 March .... April l .... April 6 . . . April 15 . . . April 22-23 . April 30 . . . May 6 .... May 13-14 . . May 20-21 . spring track program, The Rzilers entered the following schedule: 2 Sterling Relays Emporia-here Hutchinson Triangular Meet Wichita Invitational KU Relays Hutchinson Invitational Ark Valley Track Meet-Wichita East Regional Track and Field Meet State Track and Field Meet .1 i Xe' if 2 as iii? ,rm i x X ' 4 : , , , Y ' - . 1 . 'ii .Wu ' 4' . ra-lit , ,. i, fr if kv A- it Q-W? .rg 'Iliff' f , f :ygwg 'j.: , ai Jfiffi 'f ' Returning lettermen Don Briar, .Julian Arellano, and Bob Siemans formed the nuc- leus of some 28 boys who reported to Coach Cliff Yarnell and Assistant Walt Willis for the spring baseball program. The squad was hit hard by graduation last year, losing the four regular infielders, two outfielders, their starting pitcher, and two catchers. The Railroader's 1955 opposition included Wichita West, Derby, Wichita East, Winfield, Planeview, El Dorado and Wichita North. Last year the Newton nine lost their first four ames, before rebounding to cop the next Four. They finished with a 4-5 record. Coach Yarnell noted, "-Our situation is promising as our baseball program seerns to be expanding each year. " ALL TEAM LEFT TO RIGHT FRONT ROW is Bob Galloway, Gaylord Connor, Robert Arellano, Julian Arellano, Bob Siemens Tom Doan Willis Dyck Paul Trouslot Roger Cracraft, Manager. BACK ROW: Assistant Coach Walter Willis, Albert Arellano Kenneth Buller Eldon Schmidt Eldon Buss James Barker, Edgar Besore, Reuben Carrion, Kenneth Chaffin, Richard Brandt Kay Roberts Merle Sturd Billy Walton Richard Stineman Jim Fick, Harley Peterson, Richard Williams, John Willis, Gene Arnold John Norell and Coach Clifford Yarnell Gregg Principal Team members Larry Guhr, JackJohnson, Beecher bee Hogan SECOND ROW Ed Dawson, Tommie Frieson, Richard Spencer, Billy yne Klassen W. M. Okerberg, THIRD ROW: Jerry Olden, Earl White, ynn Johnson Alden Sadowski, Burton Fretz, Manager. FRONT ROW: Jerry Walters John Razey, Victor Szelepinski, Hardy Seacat. NOT JIJ l0Il HIGH Junior High All School Play Cast members are, BACK ROW, LEFT TO RIGHT: Bruce Lyon, Terry Brown, Martha Norell, Roberta Barrett, Gail Abbott, Judy Wedel, Eddie Utterback, Loren Richter, FRONT ROW: Patty Speir, Tommie Frieson, Mary Waltner, Linda Alderson, Teddie Edwards, Marceil Welsh. Junior High pepsters, Sue Simpson, Dona McKana, Carole Grace, Patty Speir, Jolene Dillman, and Karen Staley, give a cheer for NJS, NOT PICTURED are: the alternates Gail Abbott and Janet Enns, Pictured at the bottom is the Junior High basketball team and Coach Walter Willis. Team members are, BACK ROW, LEFT TO RIGHT: Ed Dawson, Lynn John- son, Bill Ammon, Richard Deschner. MIDDLE ROW: Hardy Seacat, Ronald Lec ngton, Keith Jackson, Bruce Day. FRONT ROW- 'chard Spencer, Loel Logan bill, Bruce Hackett, Ca Cooke, Wayne Klassen, and Earl White, Man . F 0....... 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