Niagara Falls High School - Niagarian Yearbook (Niagara Falls, NY)

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A... an I w If '--f ' ll--ll f EX LIBFQIS JMQMSLQ fa k956' I Y ?- THREE HUNDREDTH ANNIVERSARY PUBLIC HIGH SCHOOLS 16354935 WAY back in the days when the first schoolmaster in the Boston Latin School chastised the iirst naughty schoolboy for disturbing his com- panions, he said sternly, "Peace, ye ingratei Would ye create ungodly noises despite my commands ?" Thus for the first time, peace, involving a group of people, was discussed in the American schools of 1635. That little pebble, once dislodged from its resting place, started an avalanche that has grown to such huge proportions down through the years, that it has caused a world to stop long enough in its daily grind to wonder and fear and make test plans for world peace. Three hundred years ago no one questioned the right of a nation to declare war in order that it might avenge rights which it felt had been violated. Today the world is beginning to realize that perhaps a nation is not justified in sacrificing its members to settle grievances. This enlightened attitude may be traced directly to the progress of education. Each new generation, through the guidance of its teachers, has developed a more tolerant, more far-seeing philosophy of life. There can be no doubt in the minds of today's thinkers that education, as a vital, sub- stantial, tangible thing, has revolutionized the thoughts of the United States. Education, we salute ou! Ma our trium hs within the next three Y Y Y P hundred years carry you farther on your way toward permanent world peace. E ek Ii Ivgligel LEED 41 44' PAGE Two DEDIOATION To: One who has devoted fifty years of her life to guiding the stumbling footsteps of students over rocky and difficult paths to knowledgeg One who has given generously of her time to help othersg One who has always been sincere and Whole- heartedg One who has embodied in her teaching those pioneer principles which inspire the stalwart youth of Americag , Mary A. Walsh We, the Senior Class of 1935, dedicate this "Niagarianf' .msklilrelxgwgl LEED sf we FOREWORD ODAY, the world is enveloped in a turmoil of confusion, distrust and fear. The men in whose hands the fate of nations lies, are undecided and hesi- tant. They are torn between two desires -to grant the demands of peace-loving millions, or to accede to the desires of commercial enterprise. The decisions made in this year will vitally affect the future of the world. We represent the Future. We have a right to ask for consideration from the men who are shaping our destinies. With this in mind, we dedicate the "Niagarian', of 1935 to the principle to which we shall ever devote ourselves. Men of Destiny, we plead for-PEACE! PAGE THREE 'gif K ,Q Q L esililreligel Qilfelfh 'J 14' IN MEMORIAM We sincerely regret the death of one who, although she was not a member of our school personnel, was always kind, consid- erate, and sympathetic. Many of us knew her intimately, for, in her position as wife of the Superintendent of Schools, who was a former principal of Niagara Falls High School, she constantly kept in contact with our school life. "A Being breathing thoughtful hreath, A Traveller hetween life and death 5 The rearon jirnz, the temperate will, Enduranre, foreyight, rtrength, and i'hill." MRs. JAMES F. TAYLOR :ie at as as Taken suddenly from his family and friends, he will always be remembered for his charming personality, his unselfishness, and his warm-hearted friendship for everyone. "One who never turned hi! hath hut rnarrhed hreart forward, Never douhted cloudy would hreah, Never dreamed, though right were worried, wrong would triumph, Held we fall to fire, are hafled to ight hetter, Sleep to wake." ABRAHAM LESHNER af as ae af To our thoughts there will often come the memory of a beautiful girl, always laughing, always cheerful, always sweet, a gay companion and a true friend, having a delightful person- ality. The Senior Class will sorely miss their fellow-member. "A girl not perfert, hut of heart So high, with thought: to hind and sage, That euen her hoper hecanze a part Of earth'J eternal heritage." HELENE ANTHONY PAGE FOUR -. Irelsgel new eff Contents ADMINISTRATION SENIORS SENIOR ACTIVITIES UNDERGRADUATES ATHLETICS ORGANIZATIONS FEATURES A fE 1m.l,hglL gl Leafs 414' Hpeace hath bvighrev tests of mam' hood than battle ever knewf, gWHITTIER. PAGE Six N 553358383333-8.8.5588 ,0.2Q.I,l.0.d.d.0..I.0.4441-9' f?vv??v?Z?'l?'a'o'?7?? 8'TW'S'S"S'5"i'S'YS'W'i'S'S"e7 as xg cv !. tv X! w V we sl Q? w rf W w ey 53 Y? Y? 35 SI Q? W W W? ll W Q! V S! sv u RTS Q7 va Y? Q, .nl 1 x as 0 M M I it C I P5 I 1 n JnJn mgmnm 5 6 'N ,115 1111110 -5,-X5 I I S Ira a-rabavvvvaavv ai' iwes-wwewiwwswwwws -I .Sshshhkhhphpaa-,hh 3114464444 An0.a.p,a. 'Q ADMINISTRALHEN LL gigiklilrelkgael lfelfi ff 344' K' FACULTY OE NIAGARA FALLS IIIGII SCI-IOSL WINIFRED A. NAYLOR, Head ETHEL F. BRAY . CARRIE I. BROWNELL OLIVE CHATTERTON . MABEL E. ESHELMAN . RUTH L. HAUCK HELEN M. HILL . RUTH JENNINGS . . BERENEICE MCC. OLIVER . HARRIETT WEEKS . RUTH A. YOUNG NINA C. HARWOOD, Head . HARRY F. ABATE . . FLORENCE M. HOWE . DOROTHY MAHONEY . THYRA M. RASMUSSEN . JESSIE C. ROBILLARD . DOROTHY SEIPPEL . ADA L. STEELE . ESTHER M. STURGE . CORA J. GRATRICK, Head . ETHEL L. BLOOMINGDALE . RUTH B. GRAVES . . GERTRUDE M. TRESSELT , ALICE M. FINN, Head ANNA W. BAADER A. Gow BROWNELL . RUTH A. COOK . ELVERTA T. MILLER . FLORENCE R. NIESZ . WELDON R. OLIVER . MARY-ALICE SCUTT , MARION E. O,BRIEN . PAGE EIGHT N LYNDON H. STROUGH, Principal Colgate University, B. S. EMMA HULEN, Vine Principal Tufts College, B. S. Columbia University, M. A. ENGLISH . . Teachers College, Columbia University, B.S., M,A. . . . . . Syracuse University, B A. . . . . . Wellesley College, B.A. . Alfred University, Ph.B. . . Columbia University, B.S. . Ohio University, B.S. in Ed. . . Elmira College, B.A. . University of Rochester, M.A. . Seton Hill College, B.A. . William Smith College, B.A. . William Smith College, B.A. HISTORY . . . . Syracuse University, Ph.B. . Buffalo State Teachers College, B.S. in Ed. . . . St. Lawrence University, B.A. . University of Rochester, B.A. . . Syracuse University, B.S. B.A. . University of Buffalo, Milwaukee-Downer College, B.A. . . Syracuse University, B.S. . University of Rochester, B.A. LATIN M.A. M.A. B.A. B.A. . . Cornell University, B.A., Columbia University, . University of Rochester, B.A., Syracuse University, . . . . . University of Buffalo, . . . . . . Allegheny College, MODERN LANGUAGES . N. Y. State Teachers College, B.A. . . Middlebury College, . . Syracuse University, . . Syracuse University, . Northwestern University, Syracuse University, B.A., B.M. . . . . Penn. State, M.A. . Bloomsbury State Teachers College University of Pennsylvania, B.S. . University of Buffalo, B.A. . . Colgate University, B.A. . . . Syracuse University, B.A. . N. Y. State Teachers College, B.A. M.A. Ph.B. B.A. M.A. igilq K Q Q L Af A-sNiIrEILEEI Q1 I.r2IfP ff 44' FACULTY OF NIAGARA FALLS HIGH SCHOOL CHRISTIANA S. HATHAWAY . OLIVE M. HUNT . ELIZABETH BROADWELL . FLORENCE E. A. MILLER . HOWARD OYCONNOR . BENJAMIN H. TIMM . ANNA A. WALKER . MARY A. WALSH HARLAN P. FREEMAN, Head B. GREGG ABBEY . . MARK R. BEDFORD . . ALFRED W. BENSON . MAY B. CRAMER JOSEPH O. OTT . ESTHER C. NEUEECKER, Head MARY LOUISE ALLEN . . MIRIAM L. ANDERSON DOROTHY K. APPLE . ROBERT H. BAXTER . L. DALE BLENDINGER . MARIE C. BURNS . M. ALICE INNES . EVELYN M. KEIM . JOHN J. O'HAIRE . MARGARET M. PARSONS MARY RYAN . . WARREN A. SCOTCHMER, Head HELEN E. CLEMENT . . WILLIAM R. MCELWAIN . BRAINARD N. PARSONS, Head HAROLD CRIPE . . . BERYL TENANT LANG , AMELIA E. PHELPS . THOMAS S. SZCZERBACKI . FRANK BEDASKA . AEBIE L. BLACKMAR . LOUISE B. MOSHER . DELLA A. HUTSON . MATHEMATICS . . . . , . Elmira College, B.S. . Syracuse University, B.A. . Syracuse University, B.S. . . Syracuse University, B.S. . Niagara University, B.S., M.S. University of Buffalo, B.S. in Ed. . Ohio State University, B.S. . . . . Oswego Normal SCIENCE . Amherst College, B.A.g Columbia University, M.A. . . . . . . . Hobart College, B.S. . Houghton College, B.A.g Columbia University, M.A. . . . . . . Syracuse University, B.S. Syracuse University, B.A., Columbia University, M.A. . . . . . Canisius College, B.A., M.A. COMMERCIAL . . . . . Rochester Business Institute . . . . St, Josephs College, Maryland, B.S. . . . . . Plattsburg Normal . . . . . , Lockhaven Normal . . University of Pennsylvania, B.S. in Economics . University of Buffalo, B.S. in Commercial Education . . . . . Colorado University, B.A. . . . . Rochester Business Institute . . Syracuse University, Ph.B. . Niagara University, B.B.A. . . Syracuse University, B.S. , . University of Buffalo, B.S., M.A. MUSIC . . Ithaca Conservatory of Music, Mus. B. Eastman School of Music, Fredonia Normal . Von Ende Music School of New York, Royal Academy of Music, London, England PHYSICAL EDUCATION . Cornell University, Ithaca School of Physical Education . . . . . Lacrosse State Teachers College . . . . . . . Cortland Normal . . . . Sargent School . . Lacrosse State Teachers College DRAWING . . . . Buffalo Normal . . . . . Thomas Normal HOME ECONOMICS . . . . . . Mechanics Institute, Rochester LIBRARY . . . Geneseo Normal, University of Buffalo OFFICE STAFF AGNES COLEMAN, Secrezary RUTH SCHULTZ, Clerk N PAGE NINE I kq l ,'4fA'g.g 74:14, feet - -.: TE.-5 , V PAGE TEN JAMES F. TAYLOR, L. L. D. Superintendent of Schools To the Class of 1935 Greetings: In the maze of economic and social theories which are prevalent today, I wonder that you graduates are not completely bewilderedg you must feel like a ship tossed this way and that by oppos- ing gusts of Wind. May I suggest two rather fixed lamps that may help you steer your course? In all the turmoil of these modern ideas of what can be accomplished by legislation, no one has success- fully repealed the law of supply and demand or the Ten Commandments. Together they constitute a fair body of economic and social law for your guidance. Q Very sincerely, JAMES F. TAYLOR. klnlrflkwfl Q IPI-P lf' 44' .. klulvflk-wfl Q WEP if 44' . ' ' A 'digg g yef- ' -Z - -... L. r' LYNDON H. STROUGH, B. S. Principal To the Members of the Class of ,35: HAIL AND FAREWELL May the memories of your high school days be a source of happiness and inspir- ation. May your highest aspirations become achievements that will enrich the coming years of each of you. May the lamp of learning, kindled in your school days, burn brightly with the endless quest for greater understanding and deeper Wisdom. With Commencement, your education has just begun. LYNDON H. STROUGH. PAGE ELEVEN .aaklulrflkwf I Q IfI'P eff 'M' 4 Kei' - 1 ,Qs Q fndjgi. li 5 an 4: XE:-L 5 K' PAGE TWELVE EMMA HULEN, M. A. Vice Principal To Each Senior: The commencement season brings with it the pleasant privilege of extending congratulations to those who are about to be graduated. This gradu- ation period has now arrived for the class of 1955. We shall be sorry to see you go. Your class has shown wisdom in the choice of those responsible for the conduct of its affairs. I have found it a pleasure to work with them and you. As you leave Niagara Falls High School, my good Wishes go with each and every one of you. I sincerely hope life will bring to you the success and happiness your efforts deserve. EMMA HULEN. ft! ...S Q Ii Ire IKQE I Qi Is P Us 44' JOHN J. OQHAIRE Class Adviser To the Seniors: Reluctantly I say "Farewell" as you pass into the realm of Niagara Falls High School Alumni. During the short time I have been at the Senior High, I have had the unique privilege of being an acquaintance and friend of the Senior Class. I regret that time did not permit me to know each of you personally. I Wish to thank the class of '35 for bestowing upon me the honor of being class adviser. It has been delightful to Work with you and I trust I have not disappointed you in my endeavors. To each Senior I sincerely wish success in all your undertakings. JOHN J. O,HAIRE. PAGE T1-HRTEEN -,.a.QskIiIr4IiQE I Fxalrilih J 44' PAGE FOURTEEN HARRY F. ABATE "Niaga'rian,' Adviser Greetings to the Seniors, Whose co- operation, originality, and persever- ance have characterized their many successful enterprises. In Working with those interested especially in the publication of the "Niagarian," I have learned to hold in high esteem many members of the class. It is with great sincerity that I congratulate the gradu- ates of 1935, and wish thern success and happiness. HARRY F. ABATE. x I7 1 A lie 144' - gil! Ii Evi l' K' BERENEICE MCCARTY GLIVER Assistant Adviser I extend to you, the class of '55, my best wishes for success in all your endeavors. I enjoyed helping your "Niagarian" Staff to edit this book. If success in life is measured only by achievements, and if this "Niagarian" is an indication of what you can achieve, then success is yours! BERENEICE MCCARTY OLIVER. PAGE FIFTEEN .sablulrflkwfl Q IFl:P 41 14' 4- 4--Q,-dx!-f,:-Y 5 4 - -: IE.- L rv PAGE SIXTEEN 'gUpon the whole it must be said, that the first and most important step towards peace, is sincerely to desire it .... 'The seeds of war are chiefly sown by those people whose wisdom and moderation ought to compose and assuage the im' petuous passions for the people .... 'There is scarcely any peace so unjust, but it is preferable, upon the whole, to the justest war .... He who wishes health to his friend, wishes a most desirf able blessingg but he who wishes him peace, wishes him the summit of human felicityf' -ERASMUS. SENICDRS EL K EIIAIIEIRQEI 'ff 44' K' SENIOR CLASS ORGANIZATION JACK WELCH DOROTHY BRODY WILLIAM MCDOWELL BETTY HALL OFFICERS , Prefiderzt . . . , . JACK WELCH Vite Prefidem' . . DOROTHY BRODY Secretary . . . BETTY HALL Treasurer . WILLIAM MCDOWELL CLASS NIGHT Hiflorian . ' . . . . RUTH GOLD Prophet . . ANNE HINCKLEY Staliftirian . . JACK A. GELLMAN Mantle Orazor . NEWCOMB PROZELLER Tefzalor . . LOUIS SPECTOR Poet . . BENJAMIN GOLD Song Writer . . KATHRYN STEELE "THE NIAGARIANN Editor . . . . . . JACK A. GELLMAN Bmineff Manager Faculty Advifer' . ARTHUR BATTS MR. HARRY F. ABATE AJIifta11!Faeal1fy Adrifer . . MRS. BERENEICE OLIVER PAGE EIGHTEEN N 1 rf b Ii IIEIREEI I' glee li P ef 44' Ari 1 li K .ix 1- MOTTO "No Failzzre Himferr SZICEEJJU COLORS Perzrofk Blffe tam! Perirb FLOWER Yellow Tea Rare COMMITTEES Kathryn Steele Benjamin Gold Gertrude Hyde Helen Davis Rose Granato Kathryn Steele Jennie Cerminara Ieanne Beach Willizam Monan Betty Jane Cannon Leona Kane Marcel Desgalier Edgar Hunt CLASS NIGHT COMMITTEE JACK WELCH, Cf7nZjl'7NcZ71 Newcomb Prozeller jack A. Gellman Ruth Gold DANCE COMMITTEE RICHARD MATHER, Chfzirfmzfz Ruth Fitch Gwendolyn Hooper T . Louis Spector Anne Hinckley james Wicker Douglas Robertson homfts Stewart Hugo Lauroesch COLOR AND FLOWER COMMITTEE LOIS WITT, Clmiwmzfz Herman Asma MOTTO COMMITTEE MAVIS BROWN, Cbairmmz GIFT COMMITTEE LOUISE HAGEN, ClJ6Zi1'772!l72 Lillian Supstelna Robert Newton CLOTHES COMMITTEE-GIRLS MAY PROZELLER, Chairman Geraldine Nevinger lean Gay CLOTHES COMMITTEE-BOYS WILLIAM SMALL, Chairman Morris Musgrave ' Bernard Sullivan CAP AND GOWN COMMITTEE-GIRLS LORAYNE WOODWARD, Clmirmafz Doris Harvey CAP AND GOWN COMMITTEEM-BOYS DONALD LAMEERT, Cfmirmm Charles Caccamise Richard Bowen Max Grabiec Richard Hallett Ruth Yarnell joe Muraco Annette Stroup Priscilla Tyler Leo DIArcangelo Jolfre Moses N PAGE NINETEEN 1-nnlina al 1- f 'ilrelxsgel ltelsb 4' 44' HAZEL ABENDSC1lEIN "A pleasing countenance is no slight advantage." Chorus '33, '34, '35g Student Council '35g Glee Club ,33, '34, '35g "Pirates of Penzanceng A Capella Chorus '34, '35g Bad- minton '33 MABEL ADDENBROOKE "For she was just the quiet kind whose natures -never vary." FRANK ANSLEY "Fluff" "Strange to the world, hc 'wore a bashful look." Bandg Orchestrag Swimming Team Lois MARIAN ARNOLD "She was made for happy thoughts For playful 'wit and laughter." Senior Play TERESA ASMA 'LTess" "Genteel in personage, conduct and equipage.. Noblg fby Uheritage, generous an ree. Student Council EHRMA BAGG "Airmail" "Thou wilt see golden days, fruitful of golden deeds." Student Councilg Chorus: Treasurer of Social Committee OSEPH BALDISENO "Bald " Y "He that respects himself is safe from others." Class teams PAGE T WENTY N WARD ABENDSCHEIN L "Hanky" "My tongue within my lips I rein, For 'who talks muah must talk in vain." "Niagarian" Staff JOHN AGNELLO "If you played your part in the world of men The Critic will call it good." Honor Roll Donis ELLEN ANTHONY "Let gentleness my strong enforcement be." f. HERMAN I. ASMA "He hath a heart as .round as a bell and his tongue is the chipper." Orchestra '32g Cosmo Query Club '32, '33, '34, '35 OLGA BAcKUs "Who doth right deeds is twice born." Les Babillards '34, '3Sg Honor Roll '33, '34, '35 JACK BAGG "Burlap" "His 'words are bonds." President of Social Committeeg Les Babillardsg Intramural Bas- ketball '33, '34g Art work for "Niagarian" and "Chronicle" JOSEPHINE BANGO "Pepa" "By sports like these are all her cares beguil'd." Captainballg Soccerg Volley- ballg Badmintong Handball -nxilxa lk 1 jf!" L -A , QNInIrsIiQEl.lZEl.els: Q I' ..LennYn "What we have been makes us what we are." LENORE BARRS MARION BARTLETT "She'.v all my fancy painted her." JEANNE BEACH "jib" "l'Vith God and with the Muses I ronferf' "Niagarian" Staff, Honor Roll '33, '34, '35g President of Les Babillards CHRISTINE MARY BETTINO "Teene" "Read, mark, learn, and in- wardly digest." Sports EDWARD BLAND "PVh aren't they all con- J' tented like me?" Cheering squad ..B0ndyy, "She trips the light fantas- tic." JOAN BOND PHILIP Bosso "Whatever iq worth doing at all is worth doing well." MAR JORIE BARTLEBAUGH "Midge" "Let your own discretion be your tutor." Volleyball '34, Captainball '34 ARTH UR BATTS, IR. "Benny" "Deeds, not words," Band '33, '34, Business Man- ager of "Niagarian"g Student Council '33, '34, '35 MARK BEECHER "Hop" " 'Tis good nature only wins the heart." MARY L. BEVILACQUA "Popeye" "Those lovely lacks, so aptly twined." Badmintong Volleyballg Soccer: Captainballg Baseball WILLIAM HENRY BOGART "P. D. Q." "Flirtation,' attention 'with- out intention." Orchestra, Bland SAM BONETTE "A man I knew who lived upon a smile." RICHARD M. BOWEN "Mase" "Gentle of speech, benefirient of mind." Les Babillardsg Color Commit- teeg Honor Roll N PAGE TWENTY-ONE .-wnxilxa ll if - f f -Nnillenissel mein if 4' FRED BRICK "Brickie" "To be strong is to be happy-" Golf Team: Baseballg Basket- ballg Volleyball DOROTHY BRODY "Dot" "Charms strike the sight and merit wins the soulff - l Student Councilg Clinscg Vice- President of the Senior Class EDWARD BROWN "Eddie" 'tYou must lose a fly to catch a trout." MARGARET ESTHER BROWN "Peg "Act well your party there all honors lie." Chorus .. .. RUTH BUCK Buck "Neither in her heart nor out- ward eyes, Does she envy the great nor the law despise." Swimming WAYNE BUTT "We live in deeds, not years." CARMEN CAGGIANO "Trust no Future, however pleasant!" PAGE TWENTY-TWO N i Q ESTHER BRIGGE "Bee" "Sweeter also than honey and the honeycomb." Honor Roll '33, '34, '35 ESTELLE BRODY . "Anything done for another is done for oneself." Clinic FRED BROWN "Neither blows from pitch- fork nor lash can make him change his ways." Football '32, '33g Student Council '32g Stadium Police '345 Gymnasium Police '35 MAv1s BROWN "Bam" "Even virtue is fairer in a beautiful person." "Niagarian" Staff: Student Council '35g Chairman of Motto Committeeg Honor Roll '33, '34, '35g President of Science Club '35 JEAN BUTLER "Now is my other nameg to- day my date." Orchestra CHARLES CACCAMISE "Chas" "The mirror of all courtesy." Football Varsity '32, '33, '34g Basketball Second Team '32- '353 Student Council '32, '33g Sports FRED CALANDRELLI "Callie" "I see you have a singing face." Intramural Volleyball and Basketball ,L.. -e.:i li li IEILQEI It lag S ' C HAROLD CALHOUN "Self-rezfereiiee. selfkizowl- edge, self-control." CARL WILLIAM CAMANN "Make yourself an honest man," MARY VIRGINIA CAPANI "The world delights in sun- ny people." MARY CARAGLIN "Her heart as far from fraud as heaven from earth." Library ,33, '34: Chorus '33 THELMA K. CARLSON "Swede" "In the School of Coqiiettes, Madame is a scholar." Sportsg Athletic Manager '32, '33g Swimming Leader '33, 334g Drama Club '32, '33, '34 IENNIE CERMINARA "Penny" "Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm." Gift Committee: "Nia,qarian" Staffg Honor Roll: Venus Vel- vet , Certificate: "Chronicle" Typlstg O. G. A. Certificate VEDA CHARRON "Vee" "I hazfe loved my friends as I love my soul." EMMA CALVANO "Of gentle soul, to Immun race a friend." O, G. A.g Honor Roll BETTY CANNON "Betts" "I attenipt a dificnlt work, but there is no excellence with- out dij'iculty." CARL A. CAPRIO 'LCarpy" "Man by nature is a cizlic animal." WILLIAM CARL "Bill" "A wise nian is never less alone 'when he is alone." Basketballg Volleyball DANTE CENTAFANTE "He most lives who thinks most." 1 ALBERT CERTO HAI" "I laugh, for hope hath hab- py place with me." DOROTHY CHIOD0 "Dot" "Hospitality sitting with gladnessf' Scarlet Quill '33, '34g Student SZUIEEIQ '33g Drama Club '33, N PAGE TWENTY-THREE XIII I7I'ID Aiiagili i YE Emi -5 il' K' IOI-IN MUIR CHRISTENSON Track.. "His friends, no man alive can count," I Swimmmgg H1-Y STANFORD H. COLE "Stan" "He who owns the soil owns up to the sky." MARY ELLEN CONROY "An acme of things accom- pli.rhed." "Chronicle" Editor: "Chro- nicle" Staffg Dramatic Club: Clinic uviq, VIOLET COULTER "Fitted to make a happy jireside dime." AGNES M. CRAMB "Aggie" "She treads the waves," Intramural Sports LILLIAN LUCILLE GRISPELL "A merry heart maketh a cheerful countenance." Chorusg Choral Club STELLA DOROTHY CZEKAJ "Freckles" "I love to tell the truth." Treasurer 1932 PAGE TWENTY-FOUR N LEWIS COALLA f'F0r nothing human was foreign to him." Basketballg Tennis: Swimming CHRISTINE MARY CoLUccI "Chris" "'Tis good will makes in- telligence." ' RosE CORTESE "Rosie" "The rose that all are prais- ing." Library 101-IN Cox "joe" "Unconscious humor." Intramural Basketball and Handball EARL ARNOLD CREWE "Lindy L. London" "On hi: unembarrarfd bronx Nature har written, 'Gentle- man'." Chorus: Usher Committeeg Glee Club ANNA MAY CRITELLI "Ann" "I would help others out of a fellow feeling." ANNA CZERNIAK "Hannibal" 'gn native worth and honor cla . KVA ,L I. at f .7 1 -N J ,ff-ee' r' 'A' HERBERT DALES "Shupe" TERESA M. D'AMIco "Terry" "Cheerful at morn he wakes from short re1Jose."' . Student Councilg Dramatic Clubg President of Hi-YQ Swimming '32-'35g Stage Man- ager '35g Senior Play CONSTANCE D,ANNA . H "Connie "Saw life steadily- and saw it whole." LEO PAUL D'ARCANGELO , "Darky ' "He fills his lifetime with deeds, not with inactive years." Sports FRANK DEAN "O, fear not in a world like this." HARLYN DICKINSON "Art is Power." V Operettag Chorusg A Capella Chorusg "NiagarIan" Staff FRANCES LUCY DINIERI "Fran" "Reading makeths a full man." MARY DOMINIANNI "By medicine life may be prolonged." "Be satisfied and pleased with what thou art." Soccer Team '32g Badminton '32, '33 WILLIAM DARBY "Bill" "For his heart -was in his work." HELEN DAVIS "Io" "Doing easily what others find dificultf' Captainball '33g Swimming Club MARCEL DESGALIER, IR. "Caesar" "The wildest eolts make the best horses." BEssIE DILAURA "Bess" "Music wakes the soul and lifts it high." Chorusg Glee Clubg A Capella Chorus PAUL DIPRIMA "Biff" "Physician, heal thyself." Intramural Basketballg Intra- mural Volleyball WILLIAM E. DUFFETT "Bill" "He only is a well-made man 'wha has a good determin- ation." Chess Club '33g "Chronicle" Staff '34g Honor Rollg Stamp Club '33g "Niagarian" Staff '35g Editor-in-Chief of "Chro- nicle" N PAGE TWENTY-FIVE I aims! la ll L keeslilftsnazel if if I JOHN DUNN "The only man who really is what he appears to br is--n gentleman." GEORGETTE EDWARDS "Few things are imfvossible to diligence and skill." Sports: Chorusg Honor Rollg Glee Club KENNETH FEES "Kenny" "Hr acts cheerfully and 'well his allotted part." Tennis '32g Chorus '35 STANLEY FICN ER "Von nriest be a jolly fel- law." SAM FINELLI 'LPee Wee" "Energy and persistence conquer all things." Intramural Basketball: Volley- ball CATHERINE RUTH FITCH 'LShorty" "Fair as the new-born star that gilds the morn." Social Committeeg Student Council '33g Dramatic Club PAULA FOCAZIO "Ask haw to live? Write, write, write anything, write news! "Nia.ghrian" Staffg "Chro- nicle"g Ushering Squad PAGE TWENTY-SIX N ANNA DYE "Ann" "Kind hearts are more than coronetsf' BERNICE EVERSON "Stocge" "It matters not how long we live, but how." BEATRICE V. FERGUSON uBean "When I arn not walking, I ani reading." IANE MARY FIGURA "Toots" "A rnaiden born when Aic- tnnin leaves are rushing in Septeinberis breeze." O. G. A.g Venus Velvet Cer- tificateg Typist for "Chronicle" and "Niagarianl' BARBARA FISHER "Fritchie" "The one who loves and laughs rnnst sure do well." Student Council MARGARET FLANAGAN "Dolly" "Wait: My faith is large in Time." Orchestrag Triangle Club ELDA ANNE FoRcUccI "Gay" "Kindness is wisdom." Captainball '33g Volleyball '33 XIII I7I'I:N is sits i is E15 EE A it K' RUTH E. FORSYTHE "Shorty" "The clover blossoms kiss hvr feet She is so sweet, she is so sweet!" JEANNE GANDY "With a charm and 'L'i'L'atity all her own." HAH., ARTHUR J. GAssE "The birds earl fly, art' why car1't I? Mizst we give in," says he with a grin, "That the bluebird an' phacbe are smarter 'rt we be?" JACK A. GELLMAN "Skinny" "In every act he our atten- tion draws." Editor-in-Chief of "Niagarian"g Debating Teamg President Tri- angle Clubg Class Statistician: Sports Editor of "Chronicle"1 President N, F. Interscholastic Press Association WM. CLARKSON GLASGOW "Bill" "No haughty gesture marks his gait." Honor Roll, Student Council '33, '34 STEPHAN M. GODFREY "Whitey" "Something will turn imp." JOE CHESTER GOLEA "A nature wise." Baseball JAMES E. FOSTER "Burp" "In spring a young 17lU11,J fancy lightly turns to thoughts of ovlf-" Student Council '33-'34 MARGARET MARY GARROW "Margie" "In each eheek appears a pretty dimplef' Volleyball Tournament '33g Honor Roll JEAN GAY "Jig" "There's rio living with thee nor 'without thee." "Niagarian" Staff: D r a m a Classg Honor Roll MARTHA GIBBS "Mat" "A friend 'worth all the hae- ards 'we can run." LEOCADIA M. GLOWACKA "Learning by study rmzst be won." Orchestra '32, '33, '34g Dra- matic Club '32 RUDOLPH C. GOFENEY ..Rudy,. "A yvifth of labor iri art age of case." Chorusg A Capella Chorus BENJAMIN GOLD "Benny" "L14sty youth is the 'very May-morn of delight." Debating 3 years: Cheer Leader 3 yearsg "Niagarian" Staff: In- tramural Sports 3 yearsg Fo- rensic Society, Presidentg Tri- angle Club, Secretary N PAGE TWENTY-SEVEN L ,X 41 ff? -ii..si.gIilrfaIiE1EI lrmilrilil' s are I' RUTH GOLD "Rufus" "The wise and active con- quer difficulties." "Niagarian" Staff: Student Councilg Head of Clinicg Honor Rollg Class Historiang Secre- tary of Athl. Adv. Committee IOHN GOURLAY "Jack" "It requires a surgical oper- ation to get a joke well into a Scotch understanding." Intramural Volleyball '333 Basketball '35 RosE DOLORES GRANATO "Sweet is a brotherhood in song." "Pirates of Penzance"g Wing Collar Day '33g Girls' Glee Clubg Color Committee '35C Chorus PHYLLIS L. GRAVES "Phyl" "How beautiful the smile on her fair brow." I Councilg "Niagar1an" Staff Doius MARIE GRUNDHOFER "Dorie" "As 'welcome as sunshine in every place." Orchestra MELVIN GUMBERT "With eyes that smile and frown." ELLEN PEARL HAGAR "Princess" "Always a smile in her eyes and on her zips." Chorus PAGE TWENTY-EIGHT N VERA GOODALL "Goodie" "My earlyl and invincible love of reading I would not exchange for the treasures of India." MAX VINCENT GEAEIEC Professor "Something attempted, some- thing done." Motto Committee '35 LORRAINE E. GRAUER "Rainey" "A generous soul is sunshine to the mind." Chorus '33, '34 Cosmo Louis GRIZANTI "To thy duty now and ever!" Intramural Basketballg Wrest' ling Champion '35g Baseball THERESA E. GRZYBOWSKI MTM.. "Eyes, that displace: The neighbor diarnondp and out-faces That sun-shine by their own sweet graces." Honor Roll '33 THADDEUS I. GUZIK "Teddy" "Science plans the progress of his toil." Louls COULSON HAGEMAN "Good humor only teaches charms to last." Qli xii Q Iulr-ILhwFIQ1I 'ki Tic' H A if Q , F4 ,-A d x 1 7 A J -5 i- L L' 4. -n X- r I' LOUISE BINGHAM HAGEN ..Hagen.. "Grace is in all her steps, the devil in her eye." Scarlet Quillg "Niagarian" Staffg Senior Play RICHARD HALLETT "Dick" "He is the proper man." Debating Team 3 Forensic : "Niagarian"g Head Usher '35s Gift Committeeg Hi-Y ELLA MARTHA HARONEY "Shorty" "Come and trip it as ye go on.the light fantastic toe." Triangle Club RODNEY E. HARRIS "Roger" "As we advance in life, we learn the limits of our abili- ties." Track Team '28 ESTELLE CLARA HARTMAN U "Still achieving, still pursu- mg." DORIS HARVEY "Tickie" "On the stage she was nat- ural, simple and affecting." Student Council: Dramatic Clubg Chorusg "Chronicle": Plays RUTH HAYES 'LCooper" "He who sings frightens away his ills." Honor Roll '33, '34g Tennis: Chorusg Operetta BETTY HALL "Sweet as refreshing dews or summer showers," Honor Rollg Secretary of Sen- ior Class NORMAN J. HAMBRIDGE "Norm" "To fly, to fly-'tis a won- derful thing." "Chronicle" Stal? '34, '35 JOHN E. HARRIS "Shorty" '1To thy speed add wings." Locker Po-liceg. Student Coun- ellg Drum Major for Band EILEEN HELEN HARTMAN "A great. devotee of the gos- pel of getting on." RUTH M. HARTWIG "Measure not the work until tihe day's out and the labour one. MEI.vIN HASHAGEN "He who saws courtesy reaps friendship." ELIZABETH E. HEFFELEINGER ..BettY,. "Her face, O call it pure, not pale!" High School Chorusg A Capel- la Chorusg Hostess for Debate Luncheon N PAGE TWENTY-NINE Irilsb-fl Q VIA f 1'4" , -R ' A f " N-f ' 5' I , - -f ec 1 -1 xi 2 :I Y K' RUTH M. HEss "Rusty" "Her voice is ever soft, gentle and low." Honor Roll CLINTON LESTER HEXEMER ..LeS,, "Some bold adventurers disdain - The limits of their little reign, And unknown regions dare descryf' lVlILDRED NORA HILLMAN MMM.. "But O, she dances such a way! No sun upon an Easter- day is half so fine." O. G. A, Certificate HOWARD L. HITCHCOCK "Major" "It is a great plague to be too handsome a man." Interscholastic Basketball '33, '34g Student Council '32, '33: lrvterscholastic Volleyball '32, '33 ARTHUR HOLMES "Art" "He 'was a valiant youth." Honor Rollg Intramural Sports WINIFRED MARY HORNSBY "Wim" "W'ell we know your tender- ness of heart." Rand '33, '34q "Niagarian" Staffg Honor Roll 3 years: Gym Tournament Activities ROY LAMAR HOUTZ "Science uis, like virtue, its own exceeding great reward." PAGE THIRTY N GERALD W. HEWITT "Gerry" "Through the place his cour- tesy is blown." Treasurer of School Council GORDON HILLMAN "Gordy" "The style is the man." Intramural Basketball ANNE GRAY HINCKLEY "Annie" "She is wit's pedlar and re- tails his wares." ' Student Council '34, '35: Class P1-ophetg Senior Playg "Niaga- rian" Staffg Vice-Pres. and Sec. Ass. Music Clubsg Little Sym- phony JULIA A. HOFFMAN "Juju" "lfVorth makes the woman." "Chronicle" Typistg "Niaga- rian" Staffg O. G. A. Certifi- cate GWENDOLYN M. HOOPER 'iGwen" "Run if you like, but try to keep your breath." Athletic Council: Social Com- mitteeg Orchestrag "Niagarian" Staff, Sports EUNICE A. HO-rcHIcIss "Silence is more eloquent than words." CHESTER W. HUMAN Bullnose "Ambition is the germ From which all growth of nobleness proceeds." Track Team '28g Interclass Sports '29, '30, '31 if L1 L35 Q - F ---- -:illnesses 14 44' EDGAR HUNT "Smitty" "Speech is sil1.'er, silence is golden." SAM JOSEPH INGRASCI "Ace" "lu wrestling nirnllle, and in running swift." LEONARDA L. JARLENSKA ttLeew "To know how to hide oue's ability is a great skill." Honor Roll 3 years, Les Ba- hilliardsg "Niagarian" Staff: Athletics EDWARD JE KIELEK "Jekyll" "Music is the universal lau- guage of mankind," IBiseballg Volleyballg Basket- Ja CLIFFORD S. JENKS "Cap' n "What he says, you may be- have." Hi-Y PALMINA JUSTIANA "Pal" "In friendship she was early taught to believe." Badmintong "Chronicle" Typist '34, '35g Volleyball: "Niaga- rian" Staff: Soccerg Honor Roll I LEONA KANE "Lee" "Deep life in all that's true." GERTRUDE IoNE HYDE "HyCleyfDydey" J "A merry heart doeth good like n medicine." Swimminv Llub '34: Clinfc '33, '34, '35 DOROTHY HELEN IRVINE ..DOt,w "She wins her way with ex- treme gentlenessf' I'IENRY C, JENCZEWSKI "Hank" "Let us live while the heart is lightest." Intramural Baskctballg Volley- ballg Baseball ESTI-I ER MARIE JENKINS "Jamkins" "Au harmless flaming meteor shone for hair." WILLIAM PAUL JOSEPH "Bill" "Music is the unizfersal lan- guage of mankind." Bandg Vllrestlingg Intramural Basketball MARGARET F. KAJDA "Margie" "The love of working with books is a loye which requires uelther justification, apology, nor defense." Library Z years WILMA KANE "Willie" "The magic of a face." N PAGE THIRTY-ONE 4-maxim L lrilkfl i2Ifl:P U J! -e f,ee.- 1 rpg ,. K' GRACE MARION KENESKY "I love festivity and all good cheer." Honor Rollg Badminton Mixed Doubles: Student Council '34: Intramural Sports '34-'35 HENRY I. KNIZE "Hank" "Wisdom speaks little, but that little well." Honor Rollg Student Council EMMA GERTRUDE KRAFT "Teaching is the only inter- est worthy the deep, control- ling anxiety of the thoughtful person." WANDA CAROLYN KsEN "Windy" "Put me down as one who loves his fellow men." . Honor Rollg Student Council SIGMUND J. KUCZWANSKI "Govern thyself and thou 'wilt be able to govern the world." Intramural Baseball MARY H. KUZNIAR "Speak kind 'words and you will hear kind echoes." MADGE ALLAIN LALLY "Lollypop" "Be friend to thyself and others will so, too." All Sports '33-'34-'35 PAGE THIRTY-TWO N HAROLD C. KNEEPEL "Pete" "His music exalt.: each joy, allays each grief." Stage-Trott Playg Bandg Honor Rollg Inter-room Sportsg Or- chestrag Student Council AGNES Koxc "Shorty" "Play up, play up, and play the game." "Chronicle" Typist '34-'35: "Niagarian', Staff: Badminton '34 5 Volleyball 5 Captainball: Amer. Pencil Test Certificate BERNICE TILLIE KRAMERZ "Bernie" . "Let us then be up and do- ing." IRMA KUCHENBECKER "'AHection 'warm and faith sincere." DAv1D KUSHNER "Do the duty which lies nearest thee." LENA LA BERNARDO "Rejoice thou in thy lot on earth." Volleyballg Captainballg Soccer DONALD LE ROY LAMBERT ..DOn,, "Brilliant, beautiful, with his overflowing wealth of ideas." "Niagarian" Staff: "Chroniclel' Staffg Honor Roll lxxilxa ll 1-5eNIiIvfILQEI Qflelsi ef! AILEEN MARIE LANGLEY "If you be a lover of in- struction you will be well in- structedf' Orchestrag Volleyballg Chorus: Baseball SANTINA LA ROSA "In simplest manners all." HUGO C. LAUROESCH "Crisy" "A little nonsense now and then, is relished by the best of men." Swimmingg Student Council: Forensic MARTHA E. LEWIS "Louie" "It is good To lengthen to the last, a sun- ny mood." MARGARET LORENZETTI Margy "Music is the universal lan- guage of Mankind." Orchestrag Bandg A Capella Chorus WILLIAM MCDOWELL, IR. "Bill" "The ladies call him rweetf' Student Councilg Treasurer of Senior Class WILLIAM J. MGMAHON "Bill" "fudge thou me by what I am, So shalt thou and me fairest." Student Council Rocco LA Rocco "Of no rnan's presence he feels afraid." JOSEPH H. LA TONA "IO jo" "One always has time enough, if one will apply it well." Usherg Triangle Club: Intra- mural Sports HELEN ROSALIE LEONE "Her presence fell on their hcarts like a ray of sun on the walls of a prison." IRENE LISOWSKI "Pewee" "Pleasant company shortens the way." CAROLYN V. LUCANTONIO "Carrie" "Containment does not mean less work but more cheer." VERA MCGAHEY "TOots" "In thy wisdom make me wise." Chorusg Bandg A Capella Cho- rus: Honor Rollg Student Council EDWARD MADAY "Ed" "We find in life exactly what we put into it." Football '33, ,345 Baseballg glardballg Wrestlingg Volley- a N PAGE THIRTY-THREE ,i.aEiEIilrsILQEI LEED fr' 44' E l JEAN DOROTHY IVIADAY -QI-Ion-is "My way is to begin with the beginning." Captainballg Volleyball: Base- ballg Soccer MARGARET I. MAHONEY "Marge" "A girl she was to all the country dear." CONSTANTINE MANUSE "Con" "He who hath an art, hath everywhere a part." "Niagarian" Art Work 1934 JENNY TILLIE MARCYAN "Slim" 'AI -will do my best." . Soccerg Badmintong Captain- ballg Volleyballg Honor Roll ROY MARQUART "Confidence imparts a won- derful inspiration to its posses- snr." FRED MEEHAN "Give your tongue more holi- day U Than your hands or eyes. w C. VJILLIAM MESS "Bill' "His hand is ready and will- 1 ing." , Orchestra PAGE THIRTY-FOUR N Louis A. MAGGS "The hand that follows in- tellect can achieve." Honor Roll IOSEPHINE JOAN MARARCHEK "Mock" "Be noble in every thought And in every deed." Badminton JOSEPH P. MARCINKO "joe" "Govern thyself and thou 'wilt be able to govern the world." ANNE NENA MARINUCCI "In the midst of things." Chorusg Librarian: Senior Playg "Chronicle" Staff '35: Dramatic Club '34g "Niag- arian" Staff '35 RICHARD FREDRICK MATHER "LightfHorse" "Gallant, graceful, gentle, tall Fairest, noblest, best of all." Swimming: Social Committee: Assistant Editor of "Chronicle" VERNA M. MEHLS "Ducky" "Her voice 'was ever soft, Gentle and low-an excellent thing in a woman." Librarian '34, '35 LARRY MINER "Let it content you now to be a man." Football: Basketballg Baseball 4. Lilian I ilr-Ik-WEI Qqlf N 4114? .VJV4,a,.a,g ydlglgw f'-' - - -.- Lf-.I L rv STELLA EUGENE MISH "Stash" "Pleasant company shortens the way." , ALFRED MOKHIBER "Moke'l "Stronger than steel is the sword of the spirit." Intramural Basketball: Hand- ballg Volleyballg Baseball WILLIAM P. MONAN "Bill" "Great hopes make great men." HELEN ALICE MOORE "The one who is capable of generating enthusiasm cannot be whipped." ABE ALBERT MORRISON "He lives content and envics none Not even a monarch on his throne." RUTH M. MULLEN "TOotie" "She 'was nzade for happy thoughts." uvi-1 VIOLA S. MUSSEL "Looe, friendship, honor all are thine." ROBERT J. MITCHELL "Bob" "He is the sweetest of all singers." Chorusg Pirates of Penzance: Advanced Chorusg Ir. Direc- tor Of Chorus "Trial by Jury" LORRAINE E. MOKHIBER "Lola" "An honest countenance is the best passport." O, G. A. in Shorthand STANLEY A. MONIUSZKO 'fDeliz'er your 'words not by nnrnber but by weight." DONALD WILLIAM MOREAU t.DOna- "Cheerful and courteous, full of manly grace His Heart's frank welcome written in his face." JOFFRE MOSES "Jeff" "I pity nnlearned gentlemen on a rainy day." MORRIS CHARLES MUSGRAVE "Shadow" "I know yon are full of good nature." Intramural Sportsg 2d Assist. Bus. Mgr. Senior Playg Class Night Committee RUTH E. MYERS "I am always merry when I hear sweet music." Chorusg Choral Clubg Student Council N PAGE THIRTY-FIVE N I7I IA -'AM' I .glilrelkfng EE 2 it K' VINCENT D. NAPOLEON "Knowledge is more than equivalent to force." ' Bandg Orchestra IAMES ROBERT NELLES "Bob" "Truest friend and noblest foe." l Wrestling ROBERT GEORGE NEWTON ..BOb.. "There is no knowledge that is not power." Forensic Society g Stu dent Councilg Debating Team: Hon- or Rollg "Niagarian" Staff: Senior Play Business Manager WILLIAM O,BRIAN "Bill" "Let principles ever bc thy motto." Louis JOSEPH O,DETTE NACE-Q "His heart was in his work." Student Councilg Intramural Sports MILDRED R. OWLER "Milliei' . "A good conscience makes a joyful countenance." FRANK P. PALUMB0 "He lives at peace with all mankind In friendship he is true." Intramural Sportsg O. G. A. Certilicateg Triangle Clubg Fo- rensic Society PAGE THIRTY-s1x N RUTH NASH "Ruthie" "Short but sweet." GERALDINE I. NEVINGER "Gerry ' "The 'very flower of youth." Volleyball VIATHEW L. NOWAK "Mattie" "Victor he must ever bc." Intramural Basketball MARGARET HELEN O'BRIEN "It takes wit to see wit." Student Council '33-'34 GENEVIEVE VALARIA OLEKSIAK "A pretty face wins the 1, case. O. G. A. Certiiicateg American Pencil Co. Shorthand Certifi' Cate ANNE PALMERI "Be thine own house, and it: thyself dwell." Honor Roll: Student Council: O. G. A, Certificate CATHARINE PAONESSA "Katy" "Though she was on pleasure bent, She had a frugal mind." O. G. A. Certificateg American Pencil Company Shorthand Certificate aisilal IIICIRE-Fl Q-I ' K.---fi ' A f S 1- ' , A A . --I - "de, --J A -E -Er-TIP 4 rv JULIA ELIZABETH PARADISE Hjudyn "Knowledge cornes of Icaru- ing 'well retained 'irnfrnitful else." ADELAIDE G. PAYNE "Add" "Ambition has no rest." IRENE A. PI1:RzcI-IALA ..Rene.- "Awake, my soul, and with the sun Thy daily Course of duty rIrn.' 1 Avis JANET PITMAN 'LAvie" "Into the midst of tlzinysl' Tennisg Volleyballg Badminton: Soccerg Baseball HELEN KATHLEEN POLNIAIQ "Kitty" "Nobly to do." O. G. A. Certificate: "Chro- nicle" Typistg "Niagarian" Typistg Tennisg American Pen- cil Company Shorthand Certifi- cate JAMES FRANKLIN PRINGLE njimmy.. "Music is the poetry of the air." Orchestrag Little Symphonyg Band Drum Major NEWCOMB PROZELLER "News" "A man of varying inter- ests." Senior Playg Honor Rullg In- tramural Sportsg Mantle Ora- torg President of Student Council DONALD ARTHUR PAY "Doc" "Suit your manners to the man." Intramural Sports ELSIE MAY PEAD NEI" t "Her eyes as stars of twi- light fair." "Chronicle" Typistg "Niaga- rian" Typistg O. G. AI Certifi- cate JANE M. PILARSKI "Purley" "Happiness lies in the con- sciousness we have of it." RUTH EVELYN PLETCHER "I would be friends 'with you." MARGARET PRICE "Peg" "The blue fearless eyes in her fair face And her soft voice, tell of English race." Les Babillardsg Student Coun- cilg Work in Bookroom MAY PROZELLER "The sweetest thing that ever grew." Student Councilg "Niagarian" Staff LEONORE PULLANO "El" "We sow our thoughts And we reap our actions." N PAGE THIRTY-SEVEN - - sNilrEIiQElQil.fElsR A FRED A. QUARANTILLO , Q .al-id.. "He proved the best man in the held." Football 5 Basketball 5 Baseball LOTTIE A. RACHFAL "Lolly7' "To be, rather than to 'be seen." RUTH RAINES "A life that moves to graf cious ends." KATHRYN RANDALL "Kady" "For softness she and sweet attractive grace." ROBERT LESLIE READ "Professor ' "A rnoral, sensible, and 'well- bred man." Dramatic Clubg Senior playg Science Club HELEN M. REED "Reedy" "Press on while yet ye may." Chorusg Intramural Sports, Athletic, Advisory Committee FLOYDLQE. REESE ' "Reese" "Learn to live, And lwe to learn." PAGE THIRTY-EIGHT N .. l ' good." ,- .T LUELLA MARJORIE QUESTER NLM.. "Full of sweet dreams, and ' health and quiet breathing." GENEVIEVE F. RADOTA "'Tis only noble to be WALTER RA JCZAK "Voltaire" "Great things thro' greatest hazards are achie'u'd." Varsity Swimming TeamgStu- Seat Councilg Handballg Base- a DoRA ELIZABETH RANSOM - .sDOdl6l' "I would help others out of a fellow-feeling." EVERETT F. REED, IR. "Ev" "Probability is the 'very guide of life." "Niagarian" Staff WILLIS REED "Not once or twice in our rough island story, The path of duty was the way to glory." Glee Clubg Dramatic Club 'I DOROTHY M. RENDALL "Dot 1 "Literature is the thought of thinking souls." Scarlet Quillg Chorusg Usher gixilim ll I ulrflb-wel QI 'ki flake' fi'4f'lx1"" 4 f.-.E..A X I' ALICE MABLE REW "Snooks" "There is no 'virtue' so truly great and godlike as justice." EVELYN MARIE RIES "Ev" "Laugh and the 'world laughs with you." Tennis ALBERT PAUL RINALDO "Abbie" "Shape the thought that stirs within thee." Vo-lleyballg Baseballg Intramu- ral Basketball DOUGLAS H. ROBERTSON "Droopy" "Earned with the sweat of my brains." Les Babillardsg Intramural Sports RosE MARGARET Ross MRO" "Hope springs exulting on triumphant wing." VINCENT SABELLA 'LSquinch" "As large as life, and twice as natural." Football FRANK 1. SCHIVALLY "Be patient, and, ere long, Thou shalt have more." F CHARLES HENRY RIcI-IEY i'Chuck" "That action is best which proeirres the greatest happi- ness." J. ALBERT RILEY "Puddin' Head" "One little blossom from thy golden hair." Social Committeeg Volleyballg Intramural Basketball ISABELLE ELIZABETH RIzzo AIZZV.. "Nothing is impossible to in- dustryf' FRANCES MILDRED ROESER 'Portland' "Out of the abundance of , heart the mouth spealzcthf' Scarlet Quillg "Chronicle" Ty- pistg "Niagarian" Typist ROSALIND RUBEN "Ros" "Honor lies in honest toil." Honor Roll JAMES T. SANDANATO 'kjiminyu "A sound mind in a sound body is a short but full de- scription of his happy state in this world." Football ROSE MARIE SCHIRO "Sena" "If you be a lover of in- struction, you will be well in- struetedf' Swimming Club N PAGE T HIRTY-NINE IFIRMEI QI I N L' 9, ,N fre : -1 .trial . GERTRUDE MARION SCHULTZ "Gert" "Kindness is 'wisdonif' American Pencil Company Shorthand Certificate ELEANOR N. SHARPE "Ellie" "Attain the unattainable." KATHRYN SHIELDS "Kay" "And whatever sky's above me Here's a heart for every fate." PAULINE. FRANCES SIMONE "Paul" "The light of the body is the eye." MADELINE O. SI.AcK "I prefer an accommodating vice to an obstinate virtue." Chorusg "Chronicle" Staff: A Capella Chorus WILLIAM IOHNSTONE SMALL, JR. "Shadow" "Ah, to build, to build! That is the noblest of all the arts." Varsity Swimmingg Orchestra: Student Councilg Bandg Senior Play LOUIS SPECTOR "Spec" "He is a pepper, not a.man." Band 3 yearsg "Niaqarian" Staffg Debate Team '34, '35g Class Testatorg Forensic. Vice- Presidentg Cheerleading 3 years PAGE FORTY N CLIFFORD SEYMOUR "In friendship he was true." L. ESTHER SHEPARDSON "Ettie,' "A merry heart maketh a cheerful countenance." Tennis '32, '33, '343 Badmin- ton '32, '33g Intramural Sports English Journal Contest '34 FREDERICK SHIPSTON "There is a probability of succeeding about that fellow that is mighty provoking." HELEN MARY SINCLAIR "The mildest manners and the gentlest heart." Clinic Staffg Ushering Squadg Doo-r Squad: Honor Roll '33, '3'4g Swimmingg Les Babillards RAYMOND SLACK "Slack" "For science is, like virtue, its own exceeding great re- ward." Intramural Basketball, Intra- mural Baseball ADELE JOAN SOJKA "Blue jay" "Her air, her manners, all who saw admired." PIIYLI.Is JOAN SPINUZZI "Phillie" "A bright but quiet lass." Intramural Sportsg O. G. A. Certificate ' I 1 Il I: E I4 S l --ANA 'fill Qzlelsx WILLIAM SPULA "Billl' "We bear, each one, our own destiny." Student Councilg Swimming Teamg Forensic Society: In- tramural Swimmingg Intramu- ral Basketball LAURETTA RUTH STANTON "Letty "I am a 'woman More sinn'd against than sin- ning." Dramaticsg Swimming: Chor- usg A Capella Chorus MARIE LOUISE STEINBRENNER "No really great man ever thought himself so." Intramural Sports '34. '35 MARJoRIE STIRANGE "Rusty" "Ah, youth, forever dear, forever kind." IRMA STRAYER "Her treading would not benz! a blade of gross, Or shake the dowuy blow-ball from his stalk." STELLA SULLIVAN "Sully" "0 well for him whose will is strong." Honor Roll JOSEPH SUSZCYNSKI 'LBuek" "A selfless man, and Sftlill- less gentleman," Handballg Bandg Volleyball, Intramural Basketball MARJORIE JEWELL STACEY "Marge" "To raise the thought and touch the heart, be thine." KATHRYN ODELL STEELE Asok., "Laugh at your friends, and if your friends are sore: So much the better, you may laugh the more." Tennisg Honor Roll: Motto Committee '35 THOMAS C. STEWART 'LStew'l "A man polished to the uailfl Dramatic Club '33, '34, '353 Student Council '34: Honor Roll '33, '34g Treasurer Dra- matic Clubg Senior Playg Ope- retta Cmake-upj ALLEN R. STRASBURG "Ick" "He who owns the soil owns 1111 to the sky." ANNETTE ,STROUP "Stroupie" "I have a heart with room for every joy." Honor Roll '33, '34. '35, Stu- dent Council '333 "Niagarian" Staffg Badmintong Cap and Gow11 Committee LILLIAN JOYCE SUPSTELNA "Betty Boop" "Gentle in manner, sweet in appearaneef' GUY SWALWELL "A quiet unassuming lad am I 1, N PAGE FORTY-ONE l i t L H 24-X fl -, 1 at M- giiisml 313 ."g HP x I' THEODORE SZEMIK "Ted" PAUL TARCZYNSKI "Pal" HA .mann not af wlwd-' but "A true friend to the trim." of artions. Varsity Football FREDRIKA TATTERSALL VIRGINIA ANNA TAYLOR "Freddie" "Gin" "It's plain to sec shc's fnll of PPP. It shows in every look and step." . Social Committee PEARL MARIAN THOMPSON "Joy to the toilerl' JOHN J. TORREANO "lack" "He has his own pleasures. his style of wit, and his own ways, Secretary of Les Babillards: Honor Roll IEAN ULLMAN "Ju" "Better happy than wise. ' Scarlet Quill '34, 'SSQ Drama Clubg Associated Music Clubs '33g Student Council '34g Make up for plays IOSEPH Unso "Twerp" "Pleasant mirth hath pleas- nnt laughter." Volleyballg Baseballg Handball: Basketballg Softball MARGARET URTEL "Peggy" . :My mind to me a kingdom is PAGE FORTY-Two N "Her eyes are homes of si- lent prayers." Tennis '32, '33, '34g Badmin- tOl'l PAUL E. TOOKER "He is snre to succeed." Bandg Glee Clubg Chorus: Voice Classg A Capella Cho- rus: Student Council PRISCILLA AMIDON TYLER "Parlay" "Concealed talent brings no 'rrputationf' Science Clubg Honor Roll: Usher '34, '35 IESSIE UNGER "Her 'ways are ways of pleas- antnessf' GLADYS URTEL "Be kind and virtuous." KATHARINE G. VAN RAALTE "Kit" "Ease with Dignity." Chorusg Usher XII fears' ssisgsigli is EEE lie 2 fr K' MARGARET VENUTE "Squenute" "A tender heart, a will in- flexible." Volleyballg Captainball JOHN VOCKRODT "jack" "On his unembarrass'd brow Nature had written-'Gentle man'." Basketball '33, '3'5g School Council '32, '35g Football '32, '34g Intramural Sports ORVILLE WAGNER "Orv" "Music is the poetry of the air." Chorusg Acc. and Large CHARLES WALCZYK "Carl" "Young fellows will be young fellows." Interclass Sports DOROTHY E. WARNER "Dot" "The music in my heart I bore Long after it 'was heard no more." Chorus '34, '355 Operettag A Capella Cho-rus '34, '35 E MARGARET WEIGAND "Margie" f'The. only way to have a friend is to be one." DORIS WEST "Health and cheerfulness mutually beget each other." Orchestrag Chorusg A Capella Chorus JOSEPH TOM VIOLANTE "It is better to fight for the good than to rail at the ill." LENORA ANNETTA WAGNER "Snooky" "Deny her merit if you can." GERALDINE WALCK "jerry" "Yields not to misfortunes." MURIEL WALLACE "Mimi" "You'll find a 'way' to sur- cess." GRAYsoN B. WARREN "lVinding up the nights with toil and the days with sleep." Band ,333 Forensic Societyg Intramural Sports '33, '34 JOHN 1. WELCH "Jack" "His enemies shall lick the dust." President of Senior Class: Chess Team '33, '34g Presi- dent of English-American Lit- erature Class STANLEY E. WHEELER "Stan" "Serve yourself, would you be well served." Handballg Volleyball N PAGE FORTY-THREE 1 ,X 1.1 ffff' - : ilNlili"2llg'El Erslrelilt N K GEORGE W. WHETHAM "Woofl' "Allnred to brighter worlds, he leads the way." Honor Roll JAMES WICKER "Leviticus" "I will be sober, sober as K1 man That hath a Lenten vow noon his ronseiencef' Stage Crew . CHARLOTTE RUTH WILLIAMS "'Tis beauty truly blent by Nature." Student Council '33-'35g Honor Rollg Chorusg Orchestra: Sec- retary of Drama Club: Treas- urer o-f Ass. Music Clubs NORMA WILLS "All worldly joys go less Than the one joy of doing kindness." "Chronicle" Staff Lois PATRICIA WITT "Pow" "To think, 'without confu- sion, clearly." "Niagarian" Staff: Student Council: Senior Playg Honor Roll: Chairman of Flower and Color Committee FRANCES WYMAN U "And so to knowledge climb- ing grade by grade." LAURA WYSOCKA l "Being good is a lonesome job." PAGE FQRTY-FOUR N EDWARD WICKER "Tub" "Good nature brightens every feature of his face. Stage Crew WILMER E. WIDDOWSON "Widdy" "Thns ready' for the way of life or death." ELLEN MARY WILLIAMS "Kid" "Let fools the stndions despise, There's nothing lost by being wise." Honor Rollg Sports RUTH WITMER "Wittie" "The gentle mind by gentle deeds is known." 'KNiagarian" Staff: Tennis LORAYNE WOODWARD "Pudcly" "A tender heart, a will in- flexible." "Chronicle" Staffg "Niagarian" Staffg Swimming Club CELIA C. WYSOCKA "Cookie" "We prize books, and they price tlzrnz most who are themselves wise." RUTH F. YARNELL "I heard the little bird say so." "H . Tennis Champion Doubles '35g Honor Roll '34, '35g Badmin- ton Mixed Doubles '34g Assis- tant Business Manager of Sen- ior Play FRANK C. YOUNG "Cy" dlfatizms give." ff MII ILBWF QQIKID 144' ,1"4f.i-xi f If , . l K' ILI3' thoughts to 110bIL'r mc- JUNE YOUNG "Lvt gcntleurss my .strung cnforrcmrnt be." ADDITIONAL SENIORS WERNER AM ENDE GEORGE F. AUSDERAU FRANK BAUER JOE BOX WILBERT BEHM IDA M. BENSON HAROLD BOOS MILDRED BRADY JOHN C. BROWN RAYMOND CHAPMAN DOROTHY CRUICKSHANK FAUST D,ANGELO RICHARD D'ERAMO JOE DILAURA PAUL DUIGNAN JOHN FINTKO EMMA FULGENZI ROBERT GAGER IRIS GALLAGHER MICHAEL GAZY GEORGETTE GEORGE NICHOLAS GIAMBATTISTA FRANK GOSSARD JOSEPH GRIMALDI ELIZABETH GUTH DAVID S. HAGER VIRGINIA L. HAWTHORNE MARY HENDERSON ANNE HENNESSEY U CATHERINE HENNESSEY RICHARD HEROWSKI LESLIE HODGE GEORGE JAMIESON ALBERT JULIAS DOROTHY F. KEHOE MATTHEW M. KOGUT MARIAN L. LARATTA ROSE M. LEONE JEAN LUSZCZ JOHN A. MCCLEAN JOHN MCGRAW, JR. ELLSWORTH MCKELVE1' SYLVESTER MAY EDWARD MAZGUD JOSEPH MURACO VIOLET MURPHY MARY NELSON IRENE PAULUS DORIS PHILLIPS MARY R. PREVITE MARIE PUTNAM AGNES E. REHO VERONICA RICHEL SALVATORE Rlzzo ERNEST RUSSELL ANGELA SANTERSERO JOSEPH J. SCHIRO LILLIAN A. SCHMITT MARIE SCHULTZ MARGARET SCHNURSTEIN EDWARD SKIBA ALEXANDER SKOWRONEK MARY SKRLIN JOHN SLENKER STEPHANY S. SLISH LORRAINE SNYDER MILDRED STOVER BERNARD SULLIVAN GENEVIEVE TRACINSKI HENRY W. VANANDERLUH KENNETH XVAKLEY PAULINE WALASEK CASIMER WARSZAWSKI ELSIE WEILER JUANITA WHITTAKER EVELYN WITKOP WALTER WOJTON CLARENCE WOLF JOHN S. WOZNY ORVILLE WRIGHT JACK ZIMMERMAN JACK ZAHNER N PAGE FORTY-FIVE 4 Q Ii IrEIiQE I Qflfglfb 41'4'e' I' HPeace rules the day where reason rules the mindf, -COLLINS. PAGE FORTY-six N L L A I Q1 I 1 QS RUSH-BAGOT MEMORIAL, FORT NIAGARA ' L I q A K x it 12 eg is 4 IN 44 1, ei as 22 SENICDR sr is JS Si FQ ff ACTIVI I IES fi gx 43 A 63 LK 0 nie as 43 Q N .. 25 as 1,15 4:5 as 0 L 45 A s I 4 . I Kms sammsgsfs. s S ag s SS 1.11.1 I.: 1.41 fl imma 1 'L rv' I:l'IV'I'I? 'Pg' 1 ltfa vv3a95' v vwi wskw GsWs's1eJs-'iff' J g E AMIVQILQEI lf lsi Jpeg' Class Poem - l935 THE UPWARD TREK As the glowing ball of golden color Rises slowly in the eastern sky, A solitary soul starts up the mount of life, Girded with the dawn of vigor, the staff of hope, The cord of patience, and an honest will. Rapidly at first he ascends the mighty slope, As dawn lends lightness to his sturdy limbs. Here and there a loosened pebble Lets slip his feet upon the mountain way, But high above, the pinnacle of success Still draws him farther on that upward trek. Then, as the dazzling sun slowly Pursues its course through the lofty heavens, Dawn departs from his wearied limbs. Yet, doggedly, the valiant trudges along The path now dangerously rough. The tiny pebble has become a massive rock, Unsurmountable except through strength of will. But as surely as the fiery orb does blaze Its trail through the pale blue heavens, So, too, does the footsore struggler, Defying destruction, ply his upward way. The lofty peak is yet quite high above, But, armed with patience, hope, and will, Wfho cannot attain their heights? With here a friendly twig to grasp, And there a rocky hand to grip, The traveller, weary and triumphant, Drags his tired body to the summit And basks in the glory of the noon-day sun. I BEN JAMIN GOLD, C an Poet. PAGE FORTY-EIGHT N ,R I .ssh Ii IIEIKQIE QI IIE EP if 44' Class Song of 1955 Wordd and Name by H prawn 6y KA THIQYN 6'7'f-EXE IVAPD ABE!V19I5'Cf'lfffV I I I I , IlI ' I I I' A I I I W ,HJ If I J J ' 4 I QI .I F E blassmateg, were marching on, on-ward to fameg with hearts and minds a-Iert with I I I I I I I 5 ,I , I , I SI I 1 1 J I.J J I I cou-rage a-Home Tei as were Ieav-ing Thee, Dear' N. F. H. S., we I I I I I I I I I 'TX J J 4 J rd 6 Jia 1 f UIZI-c Q I Y I I I pause to pai, thee hom- age, for gou stand for Ihe best. cHoRus A I A f-X I FEQJ EQIEC fIEIEIQ' 'd'EI:15Q5"E4" xl yr Letk wave the colors high the dear oId Red and Grng. Moy we your .sons and 1 A f FI I -HN . Q E QQQIIIIERIQMIIQEHIQEIIII dau-ghters keep your record clear. all wmq. Dear old NI-as-ara High we -IP, 'VIVQEEJIEEJEIE-4E,,EIfECI PFAISQ your noble mme as we iho Glass of fhir-ig five, March on, Mar-ch on, to fame. N PAGE FORTY-NINE K- if B Ii IVEKQEI W- lah 'J 44' 1 'iii K QQ L CLASS NIGHT ADDRESS E, who are going from our school tonight, would like to leave a three-fold message. First, we give sincere thanks to the teachers and super- visors who have aided us so greatly during our stay here. Secondly, we wish to say that memories of our enjoyable times in this school will live as long as we live. Thirdly, we promise that the strong loyalty we have for the ideals which our school has impressed upon us shall lead us on to a finer life. The instructions we have received here prepare us well for our future life. We have seen in high school some previews of the problems of our life to come. We have been taught to solve these problems in our studies, and, also, in our activities-social and dramatic organizations, athletic asso- ciations, and student government. Our work and play in these activities have given us a course in "Practical Living," from which we have drawn general ideals and principles that we shall be able to apply to specific tasks in later years. We have been prepared here, too, for the earning of our livelihood. The college entrance students will use their high school education as a step to higher learning in the professions, arts, and sciences, the academic and commercial students are ready to take up jobs which their abilities will determine. High school, we think, has trained us well for our proper work in life. Our education, however, we do not regard purely as a practical utility to give us distinction, a better position, or more wealth. We realize that only one-third of the hours of our life is spent in earning our living. We also realize that there are some things in life more valuable than material things. Therefore, the culture gifts of education-refinement of the mind, enlargement of viewpoints, and enrichment of the imagination-we con- sider as important as the help education has given us in fulfilling our vocation. We understand that, in one sense, education is its own reward, and we shall retain what has been taught us for its pure wealth alone. In leaving school, the members of our class both lose and gain. We lose the definite progress from one grade to the next-a progress which most of us will not resume in college. We lose the firm and helpful guid- ance of our teachers. We lose friends, and student interests. But we gain, on this night, the strongest feeling of progress we can have-the climax of our progress so far-Graduation. We have acquired here a preparation for whatever life may offer, and with some confidence and optimism we can face the difficulties that lie ahead of all of us. Now we have our chance to build a new world or put skylights on the old. JACK WELCH, Prerident of Clary of 1935. PAGE Fiery N r . - .E Tkliligllbagvg I LEED sf 44' CLASS HISTCDRY HE years we have spent at Niagara Falls High School hold many memories dear to us. Friends and teachers have left an indelible mark upon us. Each one of us has enjoyed to the full his pleasant sojourn here. We are stepping forward into a new world, perhaps a bit strange and fearsome to us. Ignorant of our future, we pause to think once again of our delight- ful past, and recall the wonderful days this school has given us. We were Freshmen. It was September, 1932, and registration day. We rushed to school very early that morning, hoping to be the first in line. Imagine our surprise to discover that the whole Freshman class had the same idea! We never will know how we lived through that awful day. The following weeks were even worse. We were scorned, not even noticed, because we were "green freshiesf' The bewildering array of teachers, the endless halls, the innumerable students, all served to confuse us greatly. Finally, however, we began to breathe normally again. School became more a part of us. Being Hfreshiesf' or sophomores that year, we had not yet begun to make our presence felt. We still felt inferior. When Wing Collar Day came 'round, we shrank even more. However, we successfully survived this modern form of torture, and merrily hurdled the Regents that followed soon after. Now, being Juniors, we began to wake up, and look about us. We even adopted a distinctive swagger as we casually surveyed the rest of the student body. We were almost Seniors, and we intended to make our presence felt. Therefore, we joined organizations in the school, took an active part in sports, watched for an opportunity to distinguish ourselves. It did not come until Wing Collar Day. Then, with brilliant red ribbons and ties, we challenged anyone who dared to tackle us. No one dared. The Seniors pretended to be too busy with the Freshmen to bother about us, but we all knew better. After the Regents of that year, we donned a serious, far-away expres- sion. Anyone could tell by looking at us that we were Seniors! N PAGE FIFTY-ONE ,il , D ' Ii IVEIKEEI EPS 41 fi' Ll! CLASS HISTURY-Continued We organized in March. The class elected the following officers: Prefidefzt ............ ,..,.,... J ACK WELCH Vice Prefidenl ...... ...... D OROTHY BRODY Secffemry .......,.. ......,..........,.. B ETTY HALL Treamrer ....,. ........,,.... WILLIAM McDOWELL During the following meetings the Class Night officers were elected: Tefmfor ........ .... ..,....... L ours SPEcToR Smtiftirian .,....,... ..,....,. I ACK A. GELLMAN Mamie Omtor ...... .,..., . NEWCOMB PROZELLER Pmplaez ....,...,...., ...,..... A NNE HINCKLEY Hiftoriafz ..... ,.......... R UTH GOLD Peacock blue and peach were chosen as the class colors, the tea rose became the class flower, "No Failure Hinders Success," became our class motto, Benjamin Gold became class poet, and Kathryn Steele, song writer. This year, Wing Collar Day was Senior Day, as far as we were con- cerned. Flaunting our new class colors, we took an active part in the day's proceedings, especially at the roller skating party. The Senior play, "Nothing But the Truth,', by james Montgomery, was a great success. Once again we Seniors had scored! The "Niagarian" issue gave us more opportunity to boast. We were positive that this had been the best year book ever published-although next year's Seniors will probably say the same thing about their year book. And now, we are making more history. Now, we have turned to another page in our life book. It is blank and fresh, waiting for the writer to continue his story. With a firm determination to think clearly, act justly, and live rightly, we look forward to what the future holds in store for us, always remembering, "No Failure Hinders Successf, RUTH GOLD, Clan Hiftorian. PAGE FIFTY-Two N -1 Q fkIiIrfILQEI Qflfalfb Q! 14' rv CLASS STATISTICS ECAUSE I was fortunate in passing Geometry, because I just skimmed through Algebra, and because I never did have any use for Mathematics anyway, the wise and thoughtful students of the Senior Class of 1935 appointed me Class Statistician. Our class is somewhat smaller than many of the preceding ones, and numbers only 432. Of this number it is estimated that 350 Seniors were called down to the ofiice at some time or other and asked by Miss Schultz to attend the daily detention session, 77 Seniors were interviewed by Miss I-Iulen or Mr. Strough on such trivial matters as forgetting to attend school or neglecting to do a little homework. The remaining 5 Seniors didn't enjoy school. Two thousand five hundred tablets were purchased at the book store. Twenty-two were actually used by the purchasers and two thousand four hundred seventy-eight lent to chiselers, who never pay back. The favorite loitering place of the male students was between the book store and the office on the second floor. An average of 27 students assembled at the above-mentioned place between periods, day in and day out, and commented studiously and intelligently on the passing unfair sex. However, the Coach's ofhce opposite the cafeteria ran a close second in popularity as a "hang-out." The one problem that most annoyed our mathematical mind was finally solved. We had often wondered who said the most words per minute, Anne Hinckley or Lorayne Woodward. One day we sneaked up behind these two as they were trying to out-gossip each other on the matter of chain letters. Witlu the aid of an adding machine, we discovered that Lorayne was the champion talker, with an average of 411 words per minute, while Anne only uttered a mere 407 words per minute. Mr. Abate and a few members of the Niagarian staff, in making frequent trips to Buffalo to see the engraver and book cover agent, in rushing to Fort Niagara for information, to the Board of Education building every day, to all the painters'in town every few hours, to 7 widely distributed photographers 4 or 5 times every day, to a typist out in De Veaux section, and even travelling as far as Syracuse, used, conservatively, 10 gallons of gasoline a day. At the present price of 55.18 per gallon, Mr. Abate spent 551.80 per day for gasoline or a total of 35102.07 from March to June 10. One slightly used Model "T" Ford, 5 coats of paint for this car, and 25 double-dip ice cream cones could have been bought with this money. They traveled a total dis- tance of 8,400 miles, or the equivalent of a trip from Niagara Falls to Istanbul, Turkey, and back, with enough money left to buy plenty of hot dogs and soda pop on the way. On our Senior list are young men of whom we are justly proud. These 5 Seniors have formed an association called the "5-Year-Men Club." They have faithfully attended and con- scientiously executed their scholastic duties at N. F. H. S. for 5 long years and are deserving of the title. Exactly 250 magazines and dime novels were collected by literature-loving study hall teachers. Among these were Nick Carter's "Twenty Famous Classics", "Dick Merriwell's Defense of the Weaker Sex," or, "Straight Shooters Always Win", and "Baseball Joe's Ninth Inning Strikeoutf' or, "In the Nick of Time." Incidentally, these magazines were never returned by the teachers. Do you know that other Senior classes will have to be far above the average to reach the high scholastic standings set by 25 of the Seniors? Do you know that there are 79 Seniors who have never failed to support their school teams? Do you know that Harlyn Dickinson is one of the cleverest artists ever produced at this school? And do you know that Louis Spector has the largest freckle in school? In fact he has only one, but that one freckle covers his whole face. Reams and reams of statistics could be written concerning the Class of 1935, but let us hope that the accomplishments of every individual Senior in the future will offer enough proof of our abilities. JACK A. GELLMAN, Claw Smzinicifm. N PAGE FIFTY-THREE itiil-Q6 Q li Ire REE I. If Ia P ef CLASS PROPHECY 1960 - GREAT PEACE CONFERENCES - 1960 POWER CITY OF WORLD BECOMES PEACE CENTER NIAGARA FALLS CENTER OF INTERNATIONAL PEACE ACTIVITIES HUS will blaze the headlines across the papers of the world. The New York Times must be the first to announce it to the world. With this grim determination, I swiftly mounted up to the blue highway in my little gyro-plane and sped Northwest. My instructions from the editor-in- chief, jack Gellman, were still ringing in my ears. "Cover the Peace Con- ference, Anne, but work in a little on the city as well. Play up the idea that President Welch was born there-why, he was a pal of ours in high school! But do not forget that the paper goes to press at midnight!" My high-speed gyro would reach Niagara in an hour and this would give me three hours to get my story. It was not long before I saw an expanse of gleaming lights before me, and I dropped neatly down on the roof of the Niagara Hotel. Two mechanics ran up to help me. To my surprise, I recognized jack Christen- son and Ruth Hays. just then someone behind me spoke, and upon turn- ing around, I saw Donald Lambert, the hotel manager. He handed me a little pamphlet and said, "Here is a Conference program. Down in the ballroom jim Bowman is conducting the Carborundum program, which is broadcasting the speeches of the rival Senators, Gold and Gold, on the 'Gold Standard'.,' Hastily, I rushed down to the ballroom, practically capsizing Dick Bowen, house detective, on the way, but I was just too late. Mr. Bowman was just announcing a varied entertainment, before the next broadcast. Herman Asma and Doris Harvey, famous adagio dancers, would entertain the distinguished audience to the accompaniment of Frank Ansley on his silver clarinet, and Bob Mitchell, "The Honey Crooner of the Air." Thankful for the opportunity to escape this torture, I rushed out of the hotel. Loud shouting from the direction of the Falls attracted my attention. When I arrived there breathlessly, a policeman by my side whom I recog- nized as my old friend, Tom Stewart, informed me that the famous Olympic swimmers, john Vockrodt and Annette Stroup, were about to dive over the Falls and swim the rapids. Suddenly I heard a roaring noise overhead. Two pink-striped airplanes zoomed down, catapulted at the brink of the Falls, and then with breath-taking speed, just escaped cracking on the rocks below. PAGE FIFTY-FOUR N .1 al i blilrelkiel Qflfglsh if cafe' CLASS PROPHECY-Continued On the side of the planes, in large letters, was printed "Hitchcock and Bagg, Daredevil Flyers." Being curious as to the cause of all this excitement, I inquired of a near-by park attendant, who turned out to be little Louis Spector, and I discovered that it was an entertainment for the Bhopal of Geek, nee Newcomb Prozeller. This newly turbaned prince of India had been an accomplished stunt truck driver in his youth. just then I heard, "Extra! Extra! Prohibition carried!" Upon looking around, I saw the famous philanthropist, Richard Mather, who was now providing food for the homeless squirrels and selling newspapers on the side. I bought a paper. The first thing that caught my eye was an article about john Dillon and jim Foster, ultra-prohibitionists. They had finally convinced Congress of the benefits of dry law. As I glanced through the paper, several famous names caught my attention. Larry Miner had just won the 1960 cannon-ball tossing contestg Gwen Hooper, Womanls cham- pion Ping-Pong artist, had just been challenged by the world champion, Bill McDowell, Bill Duffett, Hollywood's best dressed man, had revolu- tionized the latest fashions by wearing beauty spots to match his tie. Leviticus Wicker and Gertie Hyde, starring in "Strong Man," taken from Jean Gay's winning contest book, "Golden Morn," was being brought to the Strand by the manager, M. Pringle. It was an all-talkie Lauroesch production. The city jail had just welcomed Richard Hallett again, because of his soap box orations on "The Balance of Power in the Home." The jenss fashion sweepstakes had just been won by May Prozeller, well-known society woman, who was going to donate the two thousand dollars to Miss Margaret O'Brien's orphan asylum. A bevy of charming ladies smiled out at me. When I looked closer, I noticed that Dorothy Brody, jean Butler, Doris Grundhofer, jean Ullman, Erhma Bagg, Lauretta Stanton, Betty Cannon, and Helen Davis had just entered the 1960 bathing beauty contest. The preceding year, Ruth Fitch had won by a "neck." The Misses Hagen, Heffelfinger, and Hall had just built penthouses on their estates on the Niagara. Lorayne Woodward, famous entymologist, had just discovered the way to rid the world of termites. The raucous blowing of a horn distracted my attention from the paper. Down the street rattled an ancient 1935 model La Salle jitney. In it I N PAGE FIFTY-FIVE 5- 1.E klilr5IiQEI LEED U "K CLASS PRGPHECY-Continued recognized the beaming countenances of Tubby Wicker, Al Riley, and Shupe Dales, successful business men back home for a fraternity conven- tion. I hailed them to inquire about others of their brethren. Arthur Batts, ambassador to Germany, was, they said, unable to leave his duties in order to attend mere conventions. They consented to drive me to the old High School, where the Peace Conference was taking place. On the way we passed Hannel's Temperance House. At one of the tables in the sidewalk cafe, we saw Rodney Harris drinking tea with Marian Arnold, the new queen of Siam, and Norma Wills, countess of Egypt. His eyes, however, kept wandering to the next table, where the glamorous actress, Ruth Yarnell, and her publicity agent, George Whetham, were seated. Rounding a corner, we passed a towering structure called the Witt Science Research Institute, run entirely by modern women. Some of the staff, my companions said, were Margaret Brown, Ruth Buck, Virginia Taylor, Marion Bartlett, Mavis Brown, Vlfinifred Hornsby, and Jeanne Beach. As we reached the familiar portals, I glanced across the street. On the corner where A1's Diner had once been, was a modernistic building. A huge sign-"Charles Caccamise, World Champion Hash Slinger"-was blazoned over the doorway. I bade my chauffeurs a lively farewell and hastened into the building, but I was too late. Bill Small, the famous lobbyist, was thanking Brother Newton of Russia for his fine talk on "Fraternity Between Nations." Suddenly I glanced at my watch. Five minutes to eleven! I must Hy! I dashed to the hotel, jumped into my trusty gyro, and in a few moments I was high above the glittering wonder city. Although I had had only a limited time and had been able to meet but a few of my old acquaintances, I felt I had a wonderful story-a full "Niagara Editionn for the New York Times. ANNE HINCKLEY, Clan Prophet. PAGE FIFTY-six N 4 o 5 Ii Ire KQE I LE ls P U 4'4" MANTLE ORATION Teachers, Classmates, and Friends: All too soon, Time has passed. Tonight we leave your midst to enter many and varied fields of endeavor. The path before us is unknown and unexplored, and yet we face it with eagerness and impatience. We want to move on, always with that zeal and determination so characteristic of Youth. Today the world with its over-increasing economic and social conditions needs us, and we shall give her the best that we have. We Seniors wish to thank those whose helpful influence has guided us through these three years of ever-changing duties. Let us remember, classmates, that it is our achievements which will be their reward. With this ever in mind, let us go forth with noble ideals so that our accomplish- ments will be for them a record of which they can justly be proud. Many of us will not attain high honors in life, but to meet our fellowmen with kindness and sincerity is within the power of all. Edgar Guest has said: "About us all are those who need The gifts which we have power to give, We can be friendly while we live And by some thoughtful, kindly deed Can help another on his way- And that is service, come what may." We hope we will be missed, but each year the junior Class steps in with confidence and ability to take up the responsibilities for which it has been trained. The years spent in Senior High School have been pleasant ones, and though we may go far from here, it is these happy days of Youth which will long be remembered. Class of 1936, it is my privilege to bestow upon you this Mantle of Red and Gray. It represents Seniority and carries with it many treasured traditions. May you love and cherish it for all it symbolizes, and with added laurels leave it with those who will carry on. NEWCOMB PROZELLER, Mantle Omfor. N PAGE FIFTY-SEVEN - Q 'Q IEIEILQE I LEED eff 44' JUNIOR RESPONSE TO MANTLE ORATION ENIORS, we, the Class of '36, wish to thank you for the trust and faith you show in us by the placing of this badge on our shoulders. You have done much in these past three years of which you may well be proud. We congratulate you upon your wonderful accomplishments. Years ago during the first expansion of the west, mail was carried by a relay system of ponies. Such a system was called the Pony Express. One rider would start the route at St. Louis and ride with all speed to his destina- tion, where a fresh rider would take the mail on. Thus, after a succession of relays, the mail would be brought to the Pacific. Friends, the successive journeys of Senior Classes are very like that means of communication. You Seniors started on your record-making flight a year ago, on Class Night. You have ridden the road at a furious pace, stopping for no one to catch up. Depression, hard luck, or grievances- nothing has stopped you in reaching the next post. Tonight your ride is finished. Conquest and success are yours. Even though you are rejoicing upon rea.ching your goal, you cannot forget that the mail must go through. It is our duty to start the next relay. Inspire us with high aims, and send us off with Q'God-speed."- Seniors, we have watched your ride this year with great interest, realiz- ing that we shall be travelling a similar path a year hence. This token of red and gray stands for the goal you have aimed at and accomplished. It reminds us of our duty to uphold the splendid traditions you have so well kept. It reminds us of our duty to our school and to you, the graduating class. Now, as representative of the Junior class of Niagara Falls High School, our beloved Alma Mater, I accept this mantle of red and gray, symbolic of seniority, and thank you for it. Next year will see us travelling the same road, enduring the same hardships, and conquering the same obstacles as you have done. Friends, on with the journey, on to farther goals! And have faith in us who follow. BRUCE DUFFETT, fwzior Reprerefzlalirfe. PAGE FIFTY-EIGHT N Li .QSQIEIIEILQEI Qflfalsi fe' 515' "YE OLDE CLASS WILL" AVING regretfully watched our last days at this esteemed institution of knowledge dwindle into nothing, but feeling with the optimism that is characteristic of youth that we will successfully continue onward in the school of life, we, the Senior Class of 1935, at the Niagara Falls High School, in the Sovereign Commonwealth of New York, being of lawful age and sound mind, find that the time has come to publish this, out last will and testament, so that no overzealous underclassmen will be injured in the ensuing scramble for those things which we so sorrowfully leave behind us. ARTICLE I.-To that member of the junior Class who is destined to become the Editor-in-Chief of the 1936 "Niagarian," we leave the outstanding journalistic ability of jack Gellman, the demon reporter, but not the classic Roman UQ nose that adorns his face. fSuch punishment is too much even for an underclassmanj ARTICLE II.-To Frederick "Freddie" Leighton, voluminous, voluptuous, bouncing boy of the junior Class, we bequeath two 12, seats at all athletic events so that he can cheer all our teams to victory and celebrate after every Niagara goal without rudely depositing on the floor, all those unfortunate spectators who happen to be seated in his vicinity. ARTICLE III.-To all members of the junior Class who have been told that they are lacking in "grey matter," we bequeath about ZW of Ruth Gold's intelligence. She won't miss it, but next year's Honor Roll will set a new record. ARTICLE IV.-To Doris Scalzo, the blonde Venus of the Junior Class, we bequeath one dozen bottles of peroxide "in case"-in spite of john Dillon's vehement protests. ARTICLE V.-To Miss Hutson, our esteemed Librarian, we bequeath several good novels to enhance our present supply of good fiction literature. Notably among these are: a copy of "The Face on the Barroom Floor," or "The Mystery of the Missing Cuspidor," by the popular author of olden days, a copy of "Risen from the Ranks," by Horatio Alger, jr., that eminent writer of classic fiction, and three copies of the "Adventures of Daring Dan, the Detective." We have always contended that what this country needs is not a good 5c cigar, but a good old nickel novel. ARTICLE VI.-To the faculty and ofiice personnel we leave the satisfaction of knowing that we, after graduating from this institution, will no longer be able to drive them to distraction. We, the Senior Class of 1935, do hereby appoint as executors of this last will and testament that All-American trio-Fraulein Niesz, Monsieur Brownell, and Senor Oliver. In witness of the undersigned, we do hereunto set our hand to this document on this twenty-fourth day of june, in the Year of Our Lord, Nineteen Hundred and Thirty-live. SENIOR CLASS OF 1935. LOUIS SPECTOR, Clair Tertator. We, the undersigned, testify that in our presence the said testator, Louis Spector, affixed his name to this document, and in his presence and the presence of each other, do subscribe our names as witnesses hereto: ALLEY OoP, TOAR, JOE PALOOKA. N PAGE FIFTY-NINE g Q QNEIVQIEEEI LEED Herne! I' HNIAGARIANH STAFF JACK A. GELLMAN, ARTHUR BATTS, JR. HE "Niagarian" of 1935 was truly a student project in every sense of the word. Every single cartoon or piece of art, all composition, and even the intricate and difficult drawing of the Class Song, were done by members of the "Niagarian" Staff. The cost of printing was higher than the year before, which necessitated the careful using of the decreased funds to the best advantageg the problem of securing appropriate art to illustrate the unusual theme, "Peace," was ever-presentg and the three weeks' delay in the taking of the group pictures because of incessant rain, interfered greatly with the progress of the book. These difficulties were finally overcome only by the excellent cooperation and hard work of the staff members. Mr. Abate's practical knowledge encouraged the staff when the prob- lems seemed darkest and most insurmountable. Without Mr. Abate, the quality of workmanship in the 1955 "Niagarian" would have been im- possible. Mrs. Oliver, assistant adviser, also aided us greatly with her able assistance and timely advice. PAGE SIXTY N ilq K - .. 4 1 . - --iNiIr1IxQE I MEP 4' 'ff' Left to right, first row: D. LAMBERT, W. SMALL, R. HALLETT, L. SPECTOR, B. GOLD, J. CERMI- NARA, L. WOODWARD, J. GELLMAN, A. HINCRLEY, L. WITT, A. STROUP, M. PROZELLER, J. GAY. Second row: E. REED, P. GRAVES, P. JUSTIANA, A. KOK, L. JARLENSKA, H. POLNIAK, R. GOLD, R. NEWTON, L. HAGEN, R. WITMER. Third row: G. HOOPER, J. FIGURA, J. HOFFMAN, A. MARINUCCI, F. ROESER, E. PEAD, A. BATTS, J. VOCKRODT, P. FOCAZIO. Fourth row: J. BEACH, W. HORNSBY, M. BROWN, MRS. OLIVER, A.r.ri.m1nt Adviyerg MR. ABATE, Family Ad1f'i5?7',' R. DONOVAN. HNIAGARIANN STAFF-Continued HNIAGARIAN' STAFF Editor-in-Chief .......... ........... ................ J A CK A. GELLMAN Bufmelf Manager ....... .............................. A RTHUR BATTS, JR. Auifmrzzy ................ .... ROBERT NEWTON, LOUIS SFECTOR Literary .,,..... ......................,,,..........,....................................................................................... R UTH GOLD Auifmnu .....,...,,. JEANNE BEACH, MAvIs BROWN, LEONARDA JARLENSKA, EVERETT REED, LOIS WITT Senior Pirzure Manager .................................................................................................... BENJAMIN GOLD Auixzanzf .................. PHYLLIS GRAVES, DONALD LAMBERT, MAY PROZELLER, LORAYNE WOODWARD Clubf ........... ......................................................................................................... A NNE HINCKLEY Auifmnzf ....... ...... . .. ........ ANNETTE STROUP, RUTH WITMER Arr Edizor ...... ......................................................................................... H ARLYN DICKINSON Axxiftarm ....... ........ W ARD ABENDSCHEIN, JENNIE CERMINARA, DOROTHY CRUICKSHANK, LOUISE HAGEN, WINIFRED HORNSBY, HELEN JARZAB Features .... WILLIAM DUFFETT, JEAN GAY, RICHARD HALLETT, ANNE MARINUCCI, WILLIAM SMALL Crzrloorzim ................................................................................................ JACK BAGO, ROBERT DONOVAN Sporty .......... ........................ ............. G W ENDOLYN HOOPER, JOHN VOCKRODT Typim ...... ........................................................ P ALMINA JUSTIANA, Head Typifz Auifmrzzf ....... ....... J ANE FIGURA, PAULA FOCAZIO, JULIA HOFFMAN, AGNES KOR, ELSIE PEAD, HELEN POLNIAK, FRANCES ROESER Advifer ..... ............................................. M R. HARRY F. ABATE Affimznz ...... ........ M Rs. BFRENEICE MCC. OLIVER N PAGE SIXTY-ONE ndsskli lrelxgqe I Qilglfb Q J SENIQR PLAY HE Senior Class of 1935 presented james Montgomery's "Nothing but the Truth " on May 16 and 17. This three-act comedy opens at a broker's office in New York. Mr. Ralston is the senior partner of the firm, with Robert Bennett and Dick Donnelly as junior associate members. During the first act we learn that Mr. Ralston isn't particularly scrupulous as to the manner in which he sells stocks, as long as he sells them. Dick admires his super-salesmanship, but Robert does not. Instead, he criticizes his methods. During the discussion as to whether one can carry on business without deception, Bob states that he believes that he could tell the absolute truth for tweny-four hours. Whereupon Mr. Ralston bets him ten thousand dollars that he cannot tell the absolute truth for twenty-four hours. The second act is set in the summer home of Mr. Ralston, where they have taken Bob in order that they may watch him closely. Bob has already begun to realize that he is involved in an extremely delicate situation. The two partners have asked him every kind of question imaginable in order to catch him, but regardless of the consequences, Bob has told the absolute truth, whether he was giving his opinion on the hat that Ethel, the daughter of one of the richest colonists, was wearing, or revealing his income, which, we learn, he had before greatly exaggerated. However, when his twenty-four hours are almost up and he has still not been caught, his partners decide to frame him, because they feel that he wouldn't risk losing his fiancee, Gwen. Bob almost gives in at this point, but he manages to ask questions until the clock strikes four. His twenty- four hours are ended, and he can keep himself from being a social outcast by a few white lies. PAGE SIXTY-TWO N L- Lsimlilfnalgel LEED 41 44' I The Left to right: A. HINCKLEY, L. WITT, H. DALES, W. SMALL, L. STANTON, R. READ, T. STEWART, N. PROZELLER, L. HAGEN, M. ARNOLD. SENIOR PLAY-Continued Caxt ineludef : Robert Bennett ......... HERBERT DALES E.-M. Ralflon ........... ....... N EWCOMB PROZELLER Dick Donnelly ............. ............ T HOMAS STEWART Clarenfe Van Daren ...... ........... R OBERT READ Bifhnp Doran ..,........ ......... W ILLIAM SMALL Gwendolyn Ralflon ....... ........................ L OIS WITT Mrf, E. M. Ralxton ....... Ethel Clark ............... Mable Jackson ..... ........LAURETTA STANTON .......ANNE HINCKLEY .......MARION ARNOLD Snble Jnfkmn ...... ,......,.................................,..... L oU1sE HAGEN Marina .............. ........,...........................,...,,... A NNE MARINUCCI ORGANIZATION Direflor ..................... ..........................,.,................. H ELEN M. HILL Bnfinexf Manager ..........................,.,...,..................... ROBERT NEWTON Affiftant Bufineff M anagen ...... RUTH YARNELL, MORRIS MUSGRAVE Pzlblzrzty .................................. ...................,.. .NEWCOMB PROZELLER Affiyzfanlf ....... ....... HERBERT DALES, DORIS HARVEY Pmpemef ....... ........ H ELEN STNCLATR, JANE PILARSKI Make-np ...... ........................... L A VERNE MISENER Pmnzpzem ............ ...... S ARA TABAK, LA VERNE MISENER Stage Manager .............,,..,...,.........,,..,...,.........,.,........ HERBERT DALES Stage Crew ...... 1 .,....................... JOHN STOCKWELL, EDWARD WICKER, DONALD HANSON, JAMES WICKER, ROBERT BAYARD Elertnfian .........................................,.................... SHERMAN CANNON Auiftant Electrieian ....... ...................... D ONALD RANDOLPH Aniftanl: .................. ....... R ODNEY HARRIS, JACK BAGG Pofiem' ......... ...................... A RT DEPARTMENT N PAGE SIXTY-THREE 1 l S JUNIQRS A 55 SS OF 19 CLA ORES GM OPI-I CLASS CF 1935 AS S e E Ii Iveligfel Qi LQ Ii P 41 44' 'rv PAGE SIXTY-s1x HA peace is of the nature of a conf questg For then both parties nobly are subdued, And neither party loser." -SHAKESPEARE. fs: CHRIST OF THE ANDES, CHILE-ARGENTINA UNDERGRADUATES CLASS UF 1936 J ,diss 5 Ii Ira ILQSE I I.-Q Is? sf 44' Adams, Julia Adams, Robert Adamson, Joseph Agnello, Joseph Alaimo, Helene Anderson, Joyce Andrews, Frank Archer, Anita Ashcroft, Marie Astor, Max Augerot, Mable Augustino, Angelo Augustino, Margaret Augustyniak, Mary Ausderau, Pauline Backus, Anna Bagley, Lucille Baillio, Jack Baker, Charles Baker, Grace Baldiseno, Clara Banas, Edward Bango, Louise Barber, Arline Barber, Myron Barber, Peter Barber, Robert Barden, Bernard Barnes, Evalynne Barrett, Betty Barsocchi, John Battaglia, Carolyn Bayard, Jean Bayne, Justin Bayne, Vernette Bazzani, Dante Beach, Chloe Beaton, Jeannette Becker, John Becken, Stella Beckett, Harry Beecher, Daniel Beecher, Donald Belleggia, William Belmont, Jeannette Benigaza, Josephine Benjamin, John Bennett, Beulah Bennett, Norman Benson, Jane Berkovits, Adeline Bernhardt, Lillian Berock, Anthony Biggins, William Bingaman, Mildred Bird, Walter Bishara, Ethel Blake, June Boeldt, Doris Bond, Evelyn Bond, Joan Bonfiglio, Josephine Bonliglio, Carrie Bookhout, Phyllis Borak, Jennie JUN1oRs J Bosso, Priscilla Bower, Jean Box, Joe Brewer, Jean Brewer, Richard Brierly, Margaret Briggs, John Brindisi, Jimmie Broadbent, Billy Brookhauser, Mary Brown, Douglas Brown, Edith Brown, Edison Brown, Floyd Brown, Lois Brunner, Carolyn Buerger, Florence Burkett, Isabel Bursik, Frank Burton, Gertrude Butler, Richard Caldwallader, Florence Caggiano, Edward Cale, Russell Callen, Thomas Campanella, Olive Cannon, Bill Capani, Mary Cardamone, Elaine Cardone, Carmella Carella, Tim Carey, Madelynn Carlo, Anthony Carlson, Margaret Case, Lilyan Cassert, Jennie Catanese, Bertha Czekaj, Stella Centofante, Felix Cerminara, Angela Chambers, Frank Chapla, Mary Chapman, Kenneth Chapman, Robert Charbonneau, Lucille Charron, James Chervinski, Mary Chiodo, Antoinette Chiodo, Gabriel Chiodo, Theresa Ciambrone, Frederick Ciambrone, Marie Ciambrone, Thelma Ciambrone, Vincenette Cirrincione, Michael Cirrito, Catharine Clapsattle, Constance Clark, George Clayton, Marie Cleary, Lorraine Cloutier, Evelyn Collins, Mary Collins, Rita Colosi, P.aul Colucci, Joe Colucci, Lawrence Comstock, Ruth Connor, Morine Conrad, Helen Conroy, Alda Conroy, Tom Considine, Martina Cook, Mervin Cooper, Charles Cooper, Ernest Corbett, Gertrude Courumalis, Nicholas Crofts, Wilfred Culotta, Raymond Cumming, Perry Cummings, Ivah Cunningham, Lois Cunningham, Margaret Cunningham, Shirley Czaplak, Florence Czosnyka, Joseph Dabrowski, Joseph Dann, Dorothy D'Angelo, Anna Daly, Walter Davis, Richard Deasy, Betty DeBiase, John DeFranco, Angeline Degnan, James DeLaura, Frank Delehant, Blanche Dellare, Stewart DeLorenzo, Vincio Del Signore, Philip DeMarco, Santina Dent, Jerauld DeSantis, Ralph DeCamillo, Joseph DiCecco, Cecilia Dillon, John Dimino, Joseph DiRuscio, Alice Ditkum, Nellie DiVito, Anne DiVit0, Louis Dixon, Marjorie Donia, Donadel Donner, Leona Donovan, Jack Donovan, Robert Doyle, Doris Doyle, Mary Drew, James Dube, Harvey Duffett, Bruce Dufond, Julliette Duignan, Bernard Dwinells, Dorothy Dziewisz, Josephine Easterly, Charles Eckel, Gertrude Egan, Ann Ehrhart, Arthur Elles, Vivian Emes, Harry Esters, Harold Everett, Delbert Evert, Norman Farine, Mary Farnham, Minnie Ferchen, James Ferchen, Laura Ferris, Glenn Fetzer, Albert Few, Helen Ficner, Joan Fields, Ruth Figurilli, Angeline Fillippeli, Anthony Finelli, Palma Fioritta, Irene Firth, Eleanor Fisher, Joe Fittante, Josephine Fitzgerald, Howard Fix, Henrietta Flanagan, Pat Flater, Phillippa Foglesong, William Foley, Helen Forney, Nina Foster, Philip Franaszek, Josephine Frances, Bernice Franke, Marjorie Fraser, Anna Frisina, Arcangelo Frost, Virginia Fuller, Bob Furnary, Angeline Furry, Doris Gabriel, Mary Gaetano, Edward Gaj, Mary Gall, Joe Galley, Vivian Gamble, Curtis Garlaw, Kathleen Gassner, Ruth Gawley, Lela Gelz, Corinne Genis, Theresa George, Anthony George, Pauline Geracitano, Larry Gerfin, Janet Germele, Joseph Gigliotte, Mary Gilchrist, William Gillian, Richard Gillingham, Wayne Gismondi, ,Antoinette Glaze, Donald Gleason, Ruth Goater, Albert Godzisz, Emily Gold, Morris Goldstein, Sam Gonzales, Mary N PAGE SIXTY-NINE -1 l l 111 ixi k Ii Ire KQEI I, 2 P fe' Gorbon, Stanley Gordineer, Bob Goslin, Joseph Graham, Henry Gormley, Carmelita Grace, Williarn Graff, Arnold Graham, Edward Greenberg, Harry Greene, John Greer, John Grimaldi, Marguerite Grizanti, Anthony Grobengieser, Harold Gross, Walter Gruppo, Constance Guadno, Christine Guenther, Jack Guido, Jenny Gutoski, Mary Guzik, Jane Haeberle, Carl Hailey, Margaret Hall, Genevieve Hallen, John Hallett, Jack Halliday, Mary Halsted, Arline Hambridge, Douglas Hannan, Frank Hannel, Dorothea Hanson, Lucille Hanson, Donald Hapeman, Budd Haseley, Lydia Heath, Mary Heck, Leon Heinz, LeRoy Hellman, John Hepburn, Irene Herowski, Lillian Herstein, Jessie Hess, Eva Hessinger, Dorothy Hevia, Mary Hibbard, Marian Hill, Dorothy Hinckley, Nick Hockadel, Leonard Hodge, Wilhelmina Hoft, Richard Hogan, John Hohenstein, Stanley Holly, Robert Horton, Martha Hughes, Emma Hughey, James Hulett, Juanita Humphrey, Carolyn Humphrey, Robert Hunt, Frank Hutchinson, Walter Hyla, Henry Ingrasci, Joseph Irish, Ocolo PAGE SEVENTY N JUNIORS-Continued Irvine, Thomas Isom, Hester Iuele, John Jackson, Stella Jagow, Edward James, Anne Janik, Casimer Jarzab, Helen Jasper, Richard Jeracitano, John Jewett, Gale Jones, Charles Joseph, Edward Johnson, Elizabeth Johnson, Irene Johnson, Mary Johnston, Ednadeen Johnstone, Emmett Jones, Paul Jones, Ruth Jordan, Charline Jordan, Lloyd Jorey, Beatrice Junquera, Alberta Junquera, Mary Kaminski, Helen Kaminski, Helen Kasprzak, Lottie Kazanjieff, Karolyn Kelberer, Helen Kelly, Blanche Kieron, Henry Killian, Chester Kime, Virginia Kirk, Boyne Klaja, Sylvester Klaum, Richard Klimecko, Helen Kluga, Aurelia Kobas, Victor Koethen, Elizabeth Koller, Marjorie Koltoniak, Zygmunt Komorowski, Mary Korpolinski, Edward Korpolinski, Henry Komorowski, Stanley Koscielniak, Irvin Krenkel, Audrey Kroening, Elizabeth Krowinski, Jane Kruzel, Mary Kulpinski, Walter Kurilovitch, Anna Kwiatek, Genevieve Kyser, Ruth Ladd, Donald LaDuke, Irene Lagomaggiore, Dorothea Lambert, Constance Kurilovitch, Anna Langley, Genevieve Lankis, Michael Lapp, John LaRosa, Catherine Laskowski, Stanley LaSota, Eddie Lavers, John Lawler, Robert Lenhart, Patricia Leighton, Fred Leo, Vincent Leone, Dominic Leshner, Selma Lever, Muriel Lewis, Jeanette Lewis, Ruth Liermo, Serafina Liermo, Agapita Lisowski, Henry Listik, Lorrie Litchfield, William Lonardo, Louis Loos, Harold Loos, Roy Lotteri, Alec Lovett, Ernest Luna, Jesse Luna,-Rose Lysiak, Anna Mabon, Stanley Macdonald, Jeanne MacGregor, John MacKendrick, John MacKenzie, Malcolm MacVittie, Mellicent McAnulty, Lucille McCartney, Mae McArdle, Catherine McDowell, Zelma McConnell, John Mclnerney, Irma McKay, Peggy McKeehan, Constance McKeehan, Constance McNutt, Leita McVicker, Elizabeth Macey, Clementine Maday, Florence Magdziak, Victoria Magee, Kenneth Maglie, Salvatore Majchrzak, Henry Mallo, Martha Maloney, Martin Manton, George Maracco, Marion Marra, Anne Marsh, Ruth Martelli, Raymond Martin, Marion Martinez, Michael Masella, Tony Masterman, Lillian Mateer, Agnes Maul, Beatrice Maunder, William May, Faith Merino, John Messing, Lorraine s, Q as ikIiIv4ILQEI LEED ff 44' Michaels, Lillian Miller, Evelyn Miller, Helen Miller, Mildred Milne, Tristam Mingay, Walter Minnard, Helen Mitro, Dominic Moceri, Mary Moletto, Josephine Monin, Eugene Moody, William Mooney, Esther Moore, Elizabeth Moore, Shirley Moreland, Ethel Morello, Joseph Morganti, John Morganti, Phillip Morinello, Angelo Morris, William Morton, George Morton, William Moskal, Sophie Moxham, Warren Moyer, Charles Mroziak, Nell Murray, Betty Mycue, Doris Myers, Richard Myers, William Nalbone, Augustine Nassoiy, Robert Navis, Steve Nelson, Mary Neuman, Winifred Newman, Raymond Neyerlin, Warren Nicols, Ronald Niewiadomski, Richard Nimelman, Dina Noakes, Lewis Oblamski, Anthony Obora, Helen O'COnner, Mary Odell, Betty O'Laughlin, Jack O'Leary, Rose Olejarz, Ethel Oliverio, Ernest O'Neill, Mildred Orevelo, Rosaline Orynawka, Leo Orzechowski, Alice Ostertag, George Owen, Doris Owen, Robert Padlo, Genevieve Palumbo, Anthony Palumbo, Harold Palumbo, Virginia Panna, Agnes Paonessa, Peter Paonessa, Sam Passage, Marian JUNIORS-Continued Pastore, Filomena Patt, Gerald Patten, Ella Patty, Mathew Pavan, Ada Pavan, Tullio Pearce, Alfred Pearce, Elizabeth Pearce, Donald Pearce, Myrtle Peploe, James Perez, Cerilo Petreshin, Mary Pew, Robert Pharis, Robert Phillips, Howard Pierce, Lily Pietkiewicz, Sophie Pinialis, Anthony Plewniak, Phyllis Plocharski, Chester Pluzdrak, John Pogson, Verna Polewicz, Walter Police, Nicholas Poole, Pearl Popp, Bertine Porhllio, Janet Potter, Doris Poulsen, Donald Powis, Phyllis Pratt, Lois Premus, Peggy Preuster, Louis Previte, Josephine Principe, Rose Prindle, Ruth Przekop, Alfred Pullano, Florence Pulli, Salvatore Puto, John Puto, Lorraine Pyper, Marjory Quaranta, Mary Quick, Marjorie Radota, Stephania Raimondi, Charles Randolph, Donald Rausa, Anne Rawe, Hans Ray, Barbara Reid, Phillip Rew, Doreen Reynolds, Dorothea Rhoney, Gertrude Rice, Sam Richards, George Ricker, Melvin Robak, Edwin Robertson, Bernice Robertson, Bruce Robida, Norma Robinson, Paul Roeder, Irene Rosen, Max Rosenberg, Harry Rosenberg, Robert Ross, Betsy Ross, Esther Ross, Robert Rosso, Dominic Roy, Robert Ruggirello, Josephine Ruggirello, Lena Ruggirello, Sam Ruhlman, Eddie Rushton, Muriel Russell, Marian Russell, Marjorie Russo, Frances Rydzewski, Adele Sabowski, Mary Sahagian, Rose Sakovitz, Sam Salacuse, Joe Sandonato, Margaret Santersero, Michael Saph, George Sarginson, Fred Sarkes, Joseph Savage, Thomas Sava, Wanda Scalzo, Doris Scalzo, Hilda Schiavi, Elga Schmidt, Elsa Schneider, Walter Schug, Albert Schulze, Eleanor Schultz, Gertrude Schutte, Edith Sciuk, William Scott, Freda Scott, Josephine Scott, Robert Scozzafava, Sarah Scozzafava, Frank Scrivana, Jennie Scrufari, Lawrence Searles, Frank Seideniek, Ruth Sepielli, James Settimi, Emilio Shafer, Alyce Shanahan, John Shaughnessy, Ella Shipston, George Shumway, Melvin Shumway, Murray Sick, Robert Sievert, Doris Simon, Anthony Simpson, Arita Simpson, Margaret Sinatra, Andrew Skimin, Edward Skotnicki, Alec Skotnicki, Theophil Skuza, Florence Slazyk, Sophie Slazyk, Walter Sliker, Robert N PAGE SEVENTY-ONE A E Ii Ire IKQEI its If 2 ls P 'Jr fee' U 1 Slingerlancl, Marion Sloma, Henry Small, Dorothy Small, Frances Smith, Earl Smith, Edward Smith, Irene Smith Isabelle Snydei, Enza Sondek, Helen Soprano, Angeline Sorci, Carmela Southwood, Richard Sparacio, Nicolas Speiran, Harold Spendio, Dominic Spurrell, Geraldine Stahlman, Vivian Stasiak, Casimera St. Denny, Maurice Stevens, Florence Stewart, David Stewart, Edgar Stewart, Marjorie Sterling, jean Stockwell, john Stone, Ruth St. Onge, Betty St. Onge, Leota Strassburg, Orville Strassburg, Ruth Strassburg, Verna Striker, Wallace Striker, Edward Stroup, Robert Struminski, Helen Struminski, Henry Struzik, Antonette Struzikewicz, janet Sturdevant, Gladys Sullivan, Frances Sullivan, Marvin Supple, Virginia Swarthout, Dorothy Swieca, Bruno Sylva, Manley Synoradski, Henry Taback, Sara Tabor, Dorothy Taylor, Marion PAGE SEVENTY-TWO N JUNIGRS-Continued Teller, Esther Terrabassi, Antoinette Terryberry, Stanley Thomas, Harry Thomas, Stanley Thompson, Harry Thomson, Stuart Tisdale, Jack Tomasik, Healy Tomaszewski, Julius Tompkins, Ralph Tompkins, Reva Tower, Marjorie Trawinski, Casimer Trincanati, Donald Turczynska, Lottie Turner, Horace Tyler, Walter Udy, Lynn Urban, Peter Urquhart, Donald VanGalder, William Valentine, Ralph Vilardo, Lucy Violante, Anthony Violante, Marie Vitale, Joseph Vitello, Philip Vitello, joseph Vivirito, Sam Voelker, Florence Voelker, Marie Vorel, joseph Walas, Walter Walba, Loretta Walker, Dorcas Walker, Mary Walls, Robert Walsh, Betty Walter, Alice Wlard, Dorothy Warder, Leslie Watson, joseph Way, Donald Way, Frank Wdowka, Carl Weber, Charles Weglicki, Irene Weiler, Elsie Weller, Juletta Wenger, jerauld Wenke, Royal Westcott, Vernon Wheeler, Marion Whetham, Billy White, Elaine White, Ruthella Whitmire, June Wierzbicka, Stella Wilcox, Eleanor Williams, Richard Wills, Frederick Wills, Moire Wilson, Marion Wilson, Robert Wilson, Roger Wojcik, Chester Wojton, Benny Wojtowicz, Stella Wojtowicz, Wanda Woods, Frederick Woyce, Casimera Wright, Helen Wroblewski, Joe Wrotniak, Irene Wyslozil, Theresa Wynn, Lloyd Yaseen, Zetta Yaude, Alfred Yngve, Winona Yocco, Dominic Yocco, Helen Yocco, john Young, Kenneth Young, Lloyd Youngmann, Vera Zabfiowski, Leona Zabkowski, Victoria Zajac, Lottie Zartman, Helen Zasufha, Helen Zeiger, Thelma Zendarslci, Adolph Zendarski, Chester Ziarno, Stephan Zito, janet Zlotnik, Lottie Zuck, Laura Zygmont, Genevieve CLASS OF 1937 , EaEIiIrEIxQEI I.f2IsP L' 44' K' adams, james aderman, ruth amorelle, katherine anderson, margaret anthony, mary louise archer, betty babcock, eleanor barber, alva baumhofer, joyce bechtel, philip becker, ruby behrens, ross bellreng, bette bishop, bob booher, dorothy bowen, kenneth briggs, ruth brooks, doris burhyte, montte burnap, esther butler, ruth butler, william cameron, anna campanaro, anthony Campbell, jean cannon, joe cannon, sherman carman, evelyn carosella, robert carosella, roland carr, earl carveth, marie catanese, frances cavers, betty may certo, elizabeth channell, charles chapman, robert chapple, paul chubb, nancy ciambrone, carmelite ciszewski, bennie clark, betty claxton, pauline collins, william colpoys, w. duane cook, mildred cook, robert corey, jack cornell, lillian craig, beryl Crawford, maxine Croft, julia d'anna, russell d'angelo, elsie danser, william darby, george deloreto, joe deramo, ann desgalier, oscar di noto, peter di vito, joe doherty, allen donohue, charles donovan, racwell PAGE SEVENTY FOUR N FRESHMEN ellis, jeanette ellwood, gordon emenderfer, robert erwin, jack farrar, reginald faulring, fred feinstein, pauline fitzgerald, claude fliss, steven ford, kenneth fracassi, adeline franaszek, anne freedman, regina fritz, lorraine frommert, robert gobrelli, nazarena gobrelli, nazareno gadowski, leona gager, george galliher, edward gamble, elton gardner, jean garwood, phyllis gate, alfred george, george gilford, evelyn goodbrodt, mildred goodrich, calvin graves, audria gray, esther grienman, roy green, velma greene, ronald hackenheimer, jean hagerty, betty hart, naomi hartburg, caroline hartburg, griffith heyroth, frances heyroth, louise hornsby, frances hughes, harry hurnmel, irene hyde, ruth ingram, frank irwin, william jenny, marie johnson, david kauffmann, edward keller, jane killian, arthur kinsh, norman klaum, ruth klino, eloise kraft, james kremers, ann labuda, edward ladd, barbara la duca, joe lammerts, louise lane, betty langley, helen laubocker, alma le blond, helen -msskli IEILQE I LEED sf 44' FRESHMEN-Co lemontas, peter lelewicz, eva liebig, margaret ligumeri, alfred lynch, john mac donald, etta mac donald, bruce mc cullock, margaret mc dougall, james mc nicol, Warren mc vicker, james mack, adele maddever, jane maggs, helen marcus, cecele martini, arigo martini, romeo mauger, evelyn merino, dorothy mess, henry mickiewicz, helen milkes, gertrude morris, john moyer, katharine muir, robert mundell, aileen newton, ruth nicasia, William nogash, henry norman, clemoid o'brien, william o'haire, eileen olejarz, sophie o'neil, fred pacella, jean page, ann paquin, viola patten, robert peters, Wesley pfrang, geraldine pietschmann, lcster pilatis, anna portolese, catherine prozeller, jean pykosz, eleanor rao, emanuel read, verness read, Willett reed, kenneth reid, donald ntinued riggi, angela roche, joe roeder, ruth rosenthal, annette routh, William rufrano, dora ruiz, louis ryan, helen schmoyer, charles schrecongost, ralph scott, mary shejka, joseph shiah, amelia sinclair, john sirianni, jose h smith, haroldp simmons, lucille soboleski, alfred specktor, charlotte sprague, jess spula, edward Stagg, edward stevens, robert st. john, ethel stone, allan tabor, james thomas, derrick tinkham, maxine tomerlin, jane turbino, lillian veihdeffer, lawrence Wackett, robert Wadsworth, mary Wallace, iris walter, louise Ward, stanley Wenger, William White, mildred Wigle, george Willers, edison Willers, thomas Williams, William Wills, ann Wilson, robert witherow, dorothy Wittsbruck, laWrence Wright, marilyn Wustrack, genevieve yaseen, benny rw PAGE SEVENTY FIVE 5.sAA.s.sA.N.xx.X .s.xAxx,v..l.44l,1,l,41 I,A,l,l,4Al' Q,vv7v'l77'1'1'a'f'4'vvv s-S'ws'wws's'S"i'wQYQs'lI Sf I Q W il Y? Sv Y? . mf xv I 7 Q. si B5 Y? 55 V7 V7 V7 Y? Q5 Y? 4 lt! 4 48 4 M5 an Q25 M has fx ,I 22 fi Q gg A ik if iQ 'l'ifu1im.. PAS iQ MODERN OLYMPIC GAMES 4. ' 45 "Peace hath her victories, No less renowned than war." gk -MILTON. gli gf? " lisaasaxasxaxmsss tl.t46AI.l.Zl.4l I Avflck 'l7'7'l7???'7"P'??'l?'IT7'YS wwwwwwws,-vififws s s.s.s3.s.ss.S.xx.xAA.ss s :J a441,l.A1 1.1 AA nel' Qyvvv'1?'1'i'1'a'1'a'av17's-Y'ws-wws-s'S1i'sNTvs? V v X R il Q' Q' .5 wi SI Q2 s ' sc if Q- I V uf Y? Y? V Y? Q? 65 as Y? Xl N! Sl A 4: I IQ A! Qi aw 43 G! QQ 4 A8 li U 1 " 5 - l, Q T 5 mmmmmw QA is '5 N -'mmm M lux 43 ANCIENT OLYMPIAN GAMES M ik 48 jx as ,- AA 53 4-N A KX Axgixaxaaxxaxxxxsss nnnaenmgnangaaim lfvvvvvvwvvvv'uvvvv'wwwwwwvwwvvs-s-ws-s fixils I 1- E P QNEIIEILQEI FEI.,EIsP Sf J ROLL OF LETTER MEN AUGUSTINO, ANCELO AUGUSTINO, SAM, C0-Captain BENINGO, THOMAS CACCAMISE, CHARLES GRIMALDI, JOE, Manager GUENTHER, JACK INGRASCI, SAM LASOTA, EDWARD MADAY, EDWARD BROWN, EDISON JOSEPH, EDWARD, Manager LASOTA, EDWARD MORELLO, JOE BOWIE, KENNETH, Captain DALES, HERBERT GAGER, WILLIAM HALLETT, JACK LAWLER, ROBERT FOOTBALL MEIRER, RALPH MINER, LAWRENCE NIEWADQ,MSKI, RICHARD, Aff! Manager O'LAUGHLIN, JACK QUARANTILLO, FRED, Co-Captain ROTELLA, JOSEPH SABELLA, VINCENT ZASO, RAY BASKETBALL O,LAUGHLIN, JACK QUARANTILLO, FRED, Captain ST. DENNY, MAURICE VOCKRODT, JOHN SWIMMING MATHER, RICHARD MEIRER, RALPH RA JCZAK, WALTER SMALL, WILLIAM SPULA, EDWARD VAN GALDER, WILLIAM, Manager CARDAMONE, ELAINE CUNNINGHAM, SHIRLEY GILCHRIST, WILLIAM SCHUG, ALBERT PAGE SEVENTY-EIGHT N CI-IEER LEADERS GOLD, BENJAMIN, Cheer Mailer GUIDO, JAMES HALSTED, ARLENE SPECTOR, LOUIS 2. JQQSRIEIEIRREEI QJAQIEP if 'Q' i w Left to right, first row: P. BARBER, Amt Mgr., J. MoRELLo, M. ST. DENNY, F. QUARANTILLO, Capt., E. LASOTA, E. BROWN, E. JOSEPH, Mgr. Second row: MR. PARSONS, Coach, MR. O'rr, Faculty Mgr., F. BROWN, J. O'LAucHL1N, S. WARD, J. VOCKRODT, H. FITZGERALD, MR. STROUGH. BASKETBALL ANDICAPPED by the loss of two players because of ineligibility, and by the lack of experienced players, the basketball team failed, for the first time in many years, to place in the St. Lawrence League. The St. Lawrence League was formerly the R. P. I. League. However, the team did defeat Trott and St. Mary's High School on successive nights, to win the first Niagara Falls Interscholastic Basketball Tournament. For this victory, the team received a beautiful trophy, donated by Mr. Stone, of the Board of Education. Eddie LaSota was the only player selected from the Red and Gray team on the League All-Star team. Captain Quarantillo, Joe Morello, and Edison Brown also deserve credit for their fine playing. Coach ........................ MR. B. N. PARSONS Faculty Manager ............ MR. JOSEPH OTT Student Manager .............. EDWARD IIOSEPH Captain ...................... FRED QUARANTILLO Niagara Falls C. I Batavia .................. . Alumni .............,... Lackawanna ......... North Tonawanda Lockport ............... Tonawanda ........... Kenmore ..... Trott ........ BASKETBALL SUMMARY N.F.H.S. Opponent 28 18 Niagara Falls C. .. .. 16 39 Batavia .................. 21 32 Lackawanna 11 26 North Tonawanda ,. .. 18 22 Lockport ................. 24 22 La Salle 25 32 Kenmore 20 18 Trott 34 13 La Salle N.FH.S. Opponent 17 22 25 25 11 26 17 22 19 27 15 16 31 20 22 32 55 17 PAGE SEVENTY-NINE Q iii K ii L ,sNiIr4ILQEI LEED 'J Left to right, first row: J. GRIMALD1, L. MINER, J. ROTELLA, F. QUARANTILLO, E. LASOTA, T. BENINGO and S. AUGUSTINO, C-o-Capminr, A. AUGUSTINO, J. SANDANATO, C. POLLOGI. Second row: R. NIEWIADOMSKI, A.rr'z Mgr., W. BIGGINS, T, PAVAN, R. ZASO, S. INGRASCI, M. ST. DENNY, E. MADAY, C. CACCAMISE, J. GUENTHER. Third row: W. SCIUK, M. MARRA, R. MEIERER, J. DEBIASE, J. INGRASCI, J. O'LAUGHLIN, FRANK GOSSARD, G. CHIODO, A. ROTELLA, J. IVIORELLO, V. SABELLA, E. JAGOW, J. SIRRIANNI, MR. SZCZERBACKI, Coach. Fourth row: MR. OTT, Forulzy Mgr., A. PALUMBO, E, MARTINI, H. THOMISEK, J. GERMELE, J. GREER. 1934 FOGTBALL TEAM HE football team completed a successful season by winning five games, losing two, and tying one. The Red and Gray team defeated Trott in the first of an annual series of games, and incidently gained possession of the uBone of Contentionf' The Dunkirk team was defeated by N. F. H. S. for the first time in five years. Coach .......................................................... MR. THOMAS SZCZERBACKI Arrirfont Coach ....., ............................. M R. THOMAS JUSTICE Co-Coptoim ...... ...... S AM AUGUSTINO, THOMAS BENINGO Mdfwgfff' ----,, I --------------.-------A-,---------.-.-.----------- JOE GRIMALDI FOOTBALL SUMMARY N.F.H.S. Opponent N.F.H.S. Opponent Alumni ............,,... ..... 4 1 0 Kenmore ...,... .... 2 8 6 Tonawanda .............. ..... 1 2 14 Dunkirk ....... .... 1 3 6 North Tonawanda ...... ..... 1 3 26 Lockport ....... ..., 3 3 6 Lackawanna ............ .. O 0 Trott ......... .... 3 4 0 PAGE EIGHTY N , 1 E ekIilrEIiQEI LEED ff' L41 K' I Left to right, first row: J. KWAPISZ, R. CHAPMAN, G. GAGER, J. HALLETT, R. STROUP. Second row: W. SMALL, H. DALES, R. LAWLER, D. LADD, K. Bowie, W. RAjCZAK, Third row: W, VANGALDER, Mgr., MR. CRIPE, Coach, A. SOBOLESKI, E. SPULA, R. MATHER, J. VOREL, MR. STROUGH, MR. OTT, Famlzy Mgr. 1935 SWIMMING TEAM HE swimming team completed another very successful season, losing only one of the eight meets in which it participated. This defeat by Tonawanda was later avenged in a return meet in the local pool. The medlay team of Small, Lawler, and Dales, set a new pool record at Tonawanda. Lawler also ser a new backstroke record at Amherst. Caarla ..............,,............................................ ....... M R. HAROLD CRIPE Captain ....... ................ K ENNETH Bowie Manager ...... ........ W ILLIAM VAN GOLDER SWIMMING SUMMARY N.F.H.S. Opponenl N.F.H.S. Opponent North Tonawanda .............. 37 29 Tonawanda ...... 40 22 Amherst ................ .... 3 9 36 Kenmore ....... . 43 23 Kenmore ...... 36 52 Aml16rSt ................. 42 24 Tonawanda ..... .... 3 4 41 North Tonawanda 39 36 PAGE EIGHTY-ONE d5skIiIreIxQEI new ees' Left to right, lirst row: J. CAMPBELL, R. GOLD, G. HOOPER, H. REED. Second row: P. BARBER, J. SIRIANNI, F. QUARANTILLO, E. MADAY, J. MURACO. Third row: W. VANGALDER, V. SABELLA. ATHLETIC ADVISORY CGMMITTEE N its second year of organization, the Athletic Advisery committee has already become an influential student group. With the aid of Mr. Strough, Miss Phelps, and Mr. Parsons, the committee developed the year's athletic program success- fully. During the football season, the members took complete charge of the sale of tickets to the games. With the advent of the basketball-swimming season, the committee issued student season tickets,'which enabled the students to attend all home games, both in basketball and swimming, at a bargain price. The response reflected credit upon the student body. Under the direction of the committee, the Wing Collar Day program was pre- sented successfully. At the conclusion of the day's contests, a roller skating party was held in the gym. The officers for this year were: President ............................ .... .....,... .,........, J o E MURACO Vice Prefident .... . ........ DOROTHY CRUICKSHANK Secretary ........ .....,......,......., R UTH GOLD PAGE EIGHTY-TWO N K A faEikIiIrEIiQEI QfI.QIsP 41' 44' INTRAMURAL SPORTS ECAUSE the gymnasium was not always available, fewer activi- ties were scheduled in the intramural sports program. However, as in former years, the athletic contests were very successful. Basketball was the most popular sport. Twenty teams, under Coach Szczerbacki's direction, engaged in a Winner-Loser consolation tourna- ment. The "Whirlpools" were the winners, and the "Bars," the consolation winners. Fourteen teams entered the volleyball program. There were two leagues. The 'lDelts,,' leader of league UB", defeated the l'Alley Oops" of league "A" to become the champions. Only doubles were played in the handball tournament. Maurice St. Denny and Edison Brown were the victors, in a group of 104 other com- petitors. Wrestling had a large number of entrants. The winners of Coach Parsons' tournament were: lbs. ..,.. ..... . 100 110 lbs 120 lbs 130 lbs 140 lbs 150 lbs 160 lbs JOE RUGGIRELLO DOMINIC Yocco AREGO MARTINI CosMo GRIZANTI . EDWARD MADAY GABRIEL CH1oDo . ........... ....... SAM INGRASCI Intramural tennis took the form of an elimination consolation contest in doubles and singles. Forty-five boys entered the golf contest. There were many close and well-played matches. N PAGE EIGHTY-THREE Q QQSEIEIVEIKQEEI Qflaglfi 'e"'4'e' - GIRLS' SPCRTS IRLS' sports have assumed a definite place in the activities of the school. Under the direction of Miss Amelia Phelps, badminton, tennis, volleyball, soccer, archery, and baseball tournaments have been played with a great deal of enthusiasm and success. Mrs. Lang supervised the after school life-saving class, composed of twenty girls. This work, usually con- fined to class periods, was thus completed in a shorter space of time. The most exciting event of the year was the mixed doubles badminton tourney. These matches were well attended and thoroughly enjoyed. The final one, in which Grace Kenesky and Larry Miner defeated Avis Pitman and Charles Caccamise, was especially interesting. These matches were so successful that it was decided to play several games on Wing Collar Day. The badminton entrants were divided into two groups-"AH and Avis Pitman and Esther Sheperdson of the "A" League Qadvanced playersj were the victors. Mary Bevilacqua and Palmina justiana were the winners in the "B" League. The tennis doubles brought Virginia Taylor and Ruth Yarnell to the fore, when they defeated Avis Pitman and Esther Sheperdson in the finals. The volleyball resulted in a three-way tie. These three teams were captained by Mildred Miller, Lottie Kasprzak, and Mary Bevilacqua. The Red Stripes, captained by Lottie Kasprzak, were the winners of the soccer matches. Lottie also captured the handball title by defeating Ruth Prindle. PAGE EIGHTY-FOUR N 4 lilrglsgl new K SPORT HEADL MES OF X955 NUC x '11, I . x X 'K cwag 2 . ,jf f ,f Q f me C X I 677715 Efsf Fox? X955 5:17, 8 1 5' K H X if X ff 7 Q1 I If ,- E ,K 4-1 5 Q V ' rf ,ff 4 Q f 69.5,-a r fxprc TA T1 ofvs U! x ?ff ', , 'Il A N J X ,J 3 f S - ANSI- .S X ,L X l 2 1 12 I 9 W 'Q P XY? 7 A MJ rf, 5 wffvs -2 DKFEA Ts-I Tff if +1 v ' I CQAC6 A. kj' " X 7 vwfvs - 6' M5575 f If R , X f- X fy W ' W if A - 3 F N ii ia, , X f ' ow 'Tlii'-.V aw, NfA6ARA's PAR AR7757's N PAGE EIGHTY-FIVL OFM! X I7 1 N 444' I .Es.glilrEIiEE l?'.EI.Mar ' PAGE EIGHTY-six 'Then was peace among the nations." MLONGFELLOW. 1144.111 If PALACE OF NATIONS--GENEVA Q 4. 0 ,, A u A 5 43 as as 0 A as A as M 4 eb :S as 0 A5 ff se as .. IJ: 45 as as as 49 1 vs o. 'R isa ss s sss sssvnr a . - . Lv: p71w7:3a:f'1B7a735!:7z5 931'a99i's:wQ'c Y L-dEskIi MISSE I LEED YJ A' NEWCOMB PROZELLER BRUCE DUFFETT ARTHUR BATTS, JR. GERALD HEXWITT ' SCHOOL COUNCIL ACH year it is recognized more and more that the School Coun- cil is an important and intricate part of the school system. Through the co- operation of the faculty and the student body, the School Council, under the able leadership of Newcomb Prozeller, president, Bruce Duffett, vice- presidentg Arthur Batts, secretary, Gerald Hewitt, treasurer, and Miss Emma Hulen, faculty adviser, completed another successful business year. The Council was fortunate in being able to arrrange several interesting assembly programs. Dr. Luther Gable gave an enlightening talk on the development and use of radium. Mr. Roger Baker, sports commentator, delivered an instructive talk entitled l'Behind the Scenes of Radio." With the aid of motion pictures, Mr. Howard Cleaves spoke on 'lWild Life." Mr. William Finney related, with the aid of motion pictures, his personal experiences among his Eskimo friends. PAGE EIGHTY-EIGHT N up E efslilfgltggl new if ff' As usual, the Council this year sponsored the Christmas Basket Cam- paign, which included the distributing of food, clothing, and money to needy families. The Council took an active part in the Community Chest Campaign, and through its contacts with the student body is developing civic interest. The newly-elected officers for 1935-36 are as follows: Preridenz .................................,.,.,........,............,...,.. BRUCE DUFFETT Vice Preridenf ,..,......,................,...,...............,..,....... EDISON WILLERS Secretary .............................................................. DONALD URQUHART Trefzmrer ........,.,..........,........,.....,.i.,r....,...,r.,....,.,..... IRENE WEGLICKI The officers of the Council wish to thank the student body representa- tives for their splendid cooperation in making the past school year one of outstanding accomplishment. N PAGE EIGHTY-NINE Delegates were sent to the Western New York Interscholastic Press K- .ESMIIEIRQEI PQEIFIQ ff if MARY ELLEN CONROY WILLIAM DUFEETT CHRONICLE STAFF HE "Chronicle" Staff, under the supervision of Miss Ruth Hauck, attained a great deal of success during this school year. It published seven issues, including the Pigskin, Alumni, and Wing Collar Day issues. The first issue, November thirteenth, proved a success by sponsoring a popu- larity contest, which extended into the following issue. The second issue was dedicated to the three hundredth anniversary of the establishment of the Boston Latin School. With this issue, with no extra charge, was "The Pic," containing pictorial news and events from the Scholastic World. The Wing Collar Day issue, printed with red ink on gray paper, was well received. Jack Gellman, member of the staff, was elected president of the Niagara Falls Interscholastic Press Association. Association meetings held in Buffalo. Editom MARY ELLEN CONROY Bzzfinerr Mazmzgerr MARY NELSON Cirfulalion .flflafzagerr FREDERICK LEIGHTON ANNE MARINUCCI N ewr DORIS HARVEY MARION SLINGERLAND Exchanger DINA NIMELMAN NORMA WILLS PAGE NINETY N WILLIAM DUFFETT RICHARD MATHER LORAYNE WOODWARD MARY COLLINS THELMA BATES L-,.E IEIiIrfILEEI QELAQEP J 44' K' Left to right, first row: F. ROESER, E. PEAD, J. CERMINARA, A. MARINUCCI, L. WOODWARD, D. NIMELMAN, G. MILKES, H. LANGLEY, C. MACEY. Second row: M. LEVER, J. HOFFMAN, J. FIGURA, D. HARVEY, T. BATES, N. WILLS, H. ZARTMAN, P. FOCAZIO, L. STANTON, M. SLINGERLAND. Third row: R. MATHER, W. DUFEETT, J. GELLMAN, D. LAMBERT, J. PUTO. CHRQNICLE STAFF-Continued Alumni JOSEPHINE F RANASZEK ROBERT PEW JOHN HALLEN NORMAN HAMBRIDGE HELEN LANGLEY JERAULD WENGER JENNIE CERMINARA JANE FIGURA JULIA HOFFMAN Sport! MURIEL LEVER JACK GELLMAN Reporterf BERNICE EVERSON PAULA FOCAZIO HELEN ZARTMAN MARGARET BULL GERTRUDE MILKES Typiftf PALMINA JUSTIANA AGNES KOR ELSIE PEAD DONALD LAMBERT ELAINE WHITE MADELINE SLACK LAURETTA STANTON DOMINIGK LEONE CLEMENTINE MACEY HELEN POLNIAK FRANCES ROESER N PAGE NINETY-ONE 5-655 5 ,Ii Ire RQE I Leila P s Left to right, first row: M. CARAGLIN, L. WITT, R. GOLD, M. P1uCE, M. BULL, A. REHO. Second row: M. RUSHTON, M. THOMPSON, D. RENDALL, E. JOHNSON, M. JONES, G. HOOPER, M. BROWN. Third row: G. MORTON, J. BOWMAN, J. WELCH. ENGLISH AND AMERICAN LITERATURE CLASS 19344935 HIS is the first English and American Literature class to have its picture in the year book. As all the members were not notified, eleven were not present at the time the picture was taken. This class combines the work, freedom, and social contact of both class and club, studying the whole range of English and American literature, colored by history, charting the centuries, reading the works of some of the leading writers in each century, and reporting on them in Round Table discussions, and, also, occasionally meeting socially to hear some speaker, at an afternoon "party." The members are usually lovers of books, and delight in finding that the wealth of the centuries is at their command. The class of 1934, with john Martin as president, introduced the first reunion of this class. This was held at the jefferson Arms, at noon on Saturday, june 16. Miss Frances Hickox, principal of North junior High School, was the speaker, after which each of the fifty-five guests was called upon to say something for himself. It was voted to establish this reunion as a permanent annual gathering, and the time was set as the Saturday noon directly preceding regenfs week. The ofiicers were: Preyident .............................. ................................. I ACK WELCH Vive Preyidefzt ....... ................ J AMES BOWMAN, lst term GWENDOLYN HOOPER, 2nd term Secretary ....... ...................,.......,. M ARGARET PRICE T1-erzrm-er ...... .....,..........................,.. R UTH FITCH PAGE NINETY-Two N L -1 Sak Ii MILEEEI LE If P if 44' Left to right, Hrst row: H. S1NCLA1R, E. TELLER, J. GERFIN, L. JARLENSKA, R. GOLD, M. PRICE, M. JONES. Second row: M. FOLEY, M. TOWER, E. KOETHEN, D. TABOR, M. PASSAGE, J. BEACH, B. RAY, Miss FINN. Third row: B. DUFFETT, D. URQUHARDT, E. HUNT, L. SCRUFARI, J. TORREANO, R. BOXVEN, C. COOPER, LES BABILLARDS HE Iota chapter of Les Babillards was founded in the Niagara Falls High School in 1925. Membership is limited to twenty-five, who are chosen from a list of those Whqfare recommended by their French teachers as capable students. At present there are twenty-two active members, eighteen of whom were initiated into the club in the spring and fall of the year. The meetings were well organized by Mary Beth Jones, the social president. During the last four meetings a contest was carried on, the club being divided into four groups with captains, each group presenting a program on different weeks. Prizes were presented for the best program and best individual work. The officers for 1934-35 were: Prefidem' .................................... ........... J EANNE BEACH Vive Preridenz ..... ....... D ONALD URQUHART Sefrezafy ................. ....... M AR JORIE TOWER Treafzu'e1f .,....................... ....... J OHN TORREANO Council Reprefenlfzzlizfe ...... ............ B ARBARA RAY Sofia! Prefident ........... .. ...... MARY BETH JONES N PAGE N1NE'rY-THREE , - ibIiIre'IiQE.I I.fQlsP if 44' Left to right, first row: J. GELLMAN, J. BOWMAN, B. GOLD, L. SPECTOR. Second row: R. NEWTON, MR. BEDFORD, C-oarfa, CHARLES COOPER. DEBATING TEAMS HE Niagara Falls High School Debating Teams carried through to completion a successful season of four league debates and eleven other debates. The question debated was, Resolved: "That the Federal Government should adopt the policy of equalizing educational opportunity throughout the nation by means of annual grants to the several states for public elemen- tary and secondary education." The personnel of the two Niagara teams follows: Affirmative-Robert Newton, Benjamin Gold, james Bowman, negative-jack A. Gellman, Charles Cooper, Louis Spector. The schools participating in debates cover a large area. Their names are: Lockport, Amherst, Lackawanna, Tonawanda, in league debates, Niagara University freshman, Hornell, Kenmore, Amherst, East High of Erie, Penn., North East Penn. In the league debates a critic judge rendered the decision and commented on the debate, giving the reasons for his decision. In each of the non-league debates the winning team was decided upon by three judges, The members of the teams are to be complimented for the creditable manner in which they represented their Alma Mater in forensic art. For their participation, each member received a major school letter. Mark R. Bedford, who coached the teams, deserves special recognition for his unusually fine work. PAGE NINETY-FOUR N Aaiagiblilrgliggl LEED 'C' 14' Left to right, first row: MR. BEDFORD, J. DILLON, C. GAMBLE, B. GOLD, L. SPECTOR, K. BOWEN, C. DONOHUE, J. GELLMAN. Second row: A. YAUDE, R. NEWTON, H. LAUROESCH, H. DVIJBE, A. KILLIAN. Third row: C. COOPER, J. BOWMAN, G. WARREN, F. PALUMBO. FORENSIC SOCIETY URING the year 1934-55, the Niagara Falls High School For- ensic Society accomplished a great deal toward its aim of improving and teaching, and was aided greatly in reaching its goal by having for its faculty adviser, the debate coach, Mark R. Bedford. He, together with both of his debating teams, who were also members of the club, served to impart to those inexperienced in public speaking, this proficiency. The committee which planned the programs arranged such interesting evenings as: a trip through the Defiance Paper Mill, swimming parties, gym nights, and discussions of current topics concerning our school and the world in general. One program was completely given over to a representa- tive of the local American Salesbook Company, who, with the aid of samples, talked to the group about the products of his company. The membership of the organization was back to normal this year, a total of twenty-one members having joined. The officers for this year follow: Prerzdenf ..............................,......... ..... B EN JAMIN GoLD Vice Preridenf .............. ...... L oU1s SPECTOR Secretary ........... ........... J OHN DILLON Treamrer ...... ..... J ACK A. GELLMAN N PAGE NINETY-FIVE di he Fri YJ The K' xilx K L Y Left to right, first row: B. CLARK, D. HANNEL, F. TATTERSALL, D. ScALzo, R. FITCH, J. PRO- ZELLER. Second row: B. HOPEMAN, B. RAY, E. BAGG, G. HOOPER. Third row: D. B121-IRENS, R. MATHER, R. PATTEN. SOCIAL COMMITTEE HIS year the Social Committee enjoyed a season of social and financial success. A large number of students attended the two evening dances and the many afternoon dances which the committee sponsored. A new faculty adviser, Miss Dorothy Seippel, was appointed at the beginning of the year. Members of the faculty acted as chaperones at the dances. Late in the fall, the Annual Autumn Prom was held. The gymnasium, decorated in the customary corn-stalks and pumpkins, created a fine Hallo- we'en atmosphere. Louis Preuster and his orchestra furnished the music. After this dance, the tryouts for membership were voted upon and seven new members were added to the committee. On April 12, the second evening dance was held. The music for this event was rendered by Larry Pease and his Indigoers, an orchestra which proved very popular with those who attended. The officers for 1934-35 were: Prerident ........ ..................... ........ ............. J A C K BAGG Vice Prerident ..... .............. B ARBARA RAY Serremry ........... ....... D oUGLAs BEHRENS Trearurer ............. ........................ E RHMA BAGG Frzrzzlty Adviser ...... ...... M Iss DOROTHY Siarpprar. PAGE NINETY-six N K as okIiIr4IiEEI lfglsb 41 44' .V ,Wy .. . V ' k,,, H. MVY, , ,MM V nr , WJ Left to right, first row: C. JENKS, C. GAMBLE, N. PROZELLER, W. VANGALDER, R. PETE, W. MORRIS, C. COOPER, R. STROUP. Second row: MR. BEDFORD, R. NEWMAN, D. KATTMAN, W. MCDOWELL, D. BEHRENS, G. JEWETT. Third row: J. DILLON, R. MATHER, J. WICKER. HIfY HE Alpha Chapter of the Niagara Falls High School was organ- ized on November 7, 1954. The members are composed of boys who are keenly interested in developing a better understanding of themselves and the world. The meetings were divided into two parts. During the first half busi- ness was discussed, while the second half was devoted to educational pro- grams, under the direction of Mark R. Bedford, faculty adviser. Many interesting speakers addressed the club, among whom were Mr. Pollard and Mr. Munsee, who spoke on hygiene, and Mr. Wilbur, a former Yale football player, who informally discussed football and college. The club held a dinner meeting, at which the LaSalle and Lewiston chapters were guests. Dr. Rooker was the principal speaker. The officers were: Premienz ............ ..... H ERBERT DALES Vim Preriderzt ......i .................. R OBERT PETE Smnerary .......... .... W ILLIAM VAN GALDER Treasurer ..... ............. C LIFFORD JENKS N PAGE NINETY-sEvEN E. EQSSQIEIVQILQEI I. QIEP YJ 'fe' Left to right, first row: J. ROC!-IE, D. JOHNSON, T. CHIODO, M. BROWN, M. RUSHTON, H. GREEN- BERG, MR. FREEMAN, J. LA DUCA. Second row: W. CROFTS, C. GOODRICH, R. READ, H. DUBE, J. COREY, A. GATE. SCIENCE CLUB HE Science Club this year was composed of twenty members interested in all phases of science. Programs were arranged by the program committee, under the chairmanship of Robert Read. At the meetings, the members of the club spoke on various science topics of current interest. Speakers from various factories in the city addressed the club. A novel and different program was planned and presented for one of the meetings, in the form Of a mock trial. Jack Corey presided as judge, Robert Read acted as attorney for the defense, and Wilfred Crofts, as attorney for the prosecution. The question was whether or not science should take a ten years' vacation. The prosecution held that science should be negelcted for ten years. The verdict was rendered in favor of the defense. It declared that science is not to blame for war, famine, and other calami- ties, and therefore should not be falsely accused. The officers for this year were: Prefzdent ......... Vice Prefidenl ....... Secretary .......... Treafzzrer ......... Faculty Adviser PAGE NINETY-EIGHT N MAv1s BROWN JACK COREY ALFRED GATE .......... DAVID JOHNSON HARLAN FREEMAN Li s o Q Ii Ire KQEI LE If P 'J 44' . ASSCCIATED MUSIC CLUBS HE Music Clubs of the school enjoyed an active year. Each year students become more proficient and experienced, and this year espe- cially proved a notable success. The band, under the direction of Mr. McElWain, played at several football and basketball games. A delightful spring concert was given, in collaboration with the chorus. The band also took part in the Frontier Music Festival, with a great deal of success. Under the direction of Miss Clement, the chorus of one hundred and seventy-five voices presented a Thanksgiving concert in conjunction with the orchestra, a radio program on Christmas Eve, and a spring concert in cooperation with the band. Six members of the chorus went to Pittsburgh in March, to take part in a chorus of four hundred voices selected from various schools in the eastern states. The Little Symphony orchestra, composed of ten players, had a very successful season. It played for various banquets, junior League plays, the Community Chest, and the Senior Play. The orchestra this year was composed of fifty-five players, under the direction of Mr. Scotchmer. It presented its eleventh annual Thanksgiving concert in cooperation with the chorus, and a spring concert, assisted by the A Capella Chorus. The orchestra played during the Frontier Music Festival, and also for the graduation exercises. "The Pirates of Penzance," a light opera by Gilbert and Sullivan, was presented by the Dramatic Club and the Associated Music Clubs. With the accompaniment of a small selected orchestra and with the able assistance of the stage crew, a delightful performance was given. The club members enjoyed a Christmas party and a spring picnic. Special mention must be made of the A Capella Chorus, which distin- guished itself greatly this year. N PAGE NINETY-NINE K. E EkIilr4IiEEI IJKQIEP 41' 44' K' ASSCCIATED MUSIC CLUBS-Continued The OHIICCIS of the club for this year were: Prefidemf ........,....,,...... .......,,,,.............,., .......... L ILLIAN BERNHARDT Vice Preyidefzf .....w, ,, .,A... ANNE HINCKLEY Serremry .......... .......... J AMES PEPLOE Tfeamfef' .,.... GEORGE RUSHTON PAGE ONE HUNDRED N CHORUS f 'ir' W ' i Y WW S ORU CH LA ORCHESTRA AND A CAPEL ..E m.lfEEQ3El.Qfl.mfr ASSQCIATED MUSIC CLUBS-Continued BAND PAGE ONE HUNDRED THREE ,diQskIiIrEIxQEl LEED 1" 44' DRAMATICS RAMATICS in the Niagara Falls High School is taught in the Drama class and practiced in the Dramatic club. Membership in the Dramatic club is deter- mined by tryouts at the beginning of each year. This year sixteen new members were invited into the club. Members of the Drama class automatically become members of the club. The ofiicers of the club for this year were: President ...................................,........,. ..... D oius HARVEY Vice Prexident ...,... ...,.. A NNE JAMES Secretary ........, ............ R OBERT ROSS Treazrurer ...............................,....,.,.........,.,..........,.. THOMAS STEWART The productions of the year included three assembly programs of one-act plays. an operetta given in conjunction with the Associated Music Clubs, and a three-act play. These plays were produced under the direction of Miss Helen M. Hill. The first assembly program, given in the fall, was a one-act play by Moliere, entitled, "A Doctor in Spite of Himself." This was a social satire of the seventeenth century, mocking the doctors of the time. The play was done in modern costume, with a symbolic setting by Katherine PaPuch. The cast was composed of Herbert Dales, LaVerne Misener, LaRue Slack, Robert Read, Ruth Cimber, Blanche Delehant, Thomas Stewart, and Royal Wenke. PAGE ONE HUNDRED FOUR N -,,.EskIilr4IRQEI LEED s D ff' Left to right: L. CORNELL, D. HARVEY, R. READ, C. HAEBERLE, L. STANTON, T. STEWART, L. NE1.L1s, S. CUNNINGHAM, M. PASSAGE, C. COOPER. DRAMATICS-Continued "Why the Chimes Rang," a one-act play, was the presentation for the Christmas assembly. The chimes in the cathedral had never rung because no one had ever laid the proper gifts upon the altar. Two little boys, who had befriended an old lady, watched, in a vision, the procession of fine ladies as they laid their gorgeous gifts on the altar. It was not until one of the boys stepped forward and placed his few pennies on the altar, that the chimes rang. Those who took part were: Thomas Stewart, Wesley Peters, Charles Cooper, Elaine Cardamone, Stanley Terryberry, Calvin Goodrich, Char- lotte Williams, Sara Tabak, Jack Corey, and Doris Harvey. The final assembly program was a production of the well-known one-act play, "The Valiant." This is the touching story of a young man sentenced to die, who refuses to reveal his identity in order to shield his family. He convinces a girl who comes to see him that he is not her brother, although, as he leaves the room to die, we are given conclusive proof that he is her brother. The cast included Herbert Dales, Thomas Stewart, Loretta Stanton, Robert Bayard, and Stanley Terryberry. For the first evening performance, the Dramatic Club and the Associated Music Clubs together presented Gilbert and Sullivan's operetta, "The ,Pirates of Penzance." The second evening performance was a presentation of Noel Coward's 'Tll Leave It to You," a three-act comedy. By telling the five children of his widowed sister that he is wealthy and can live only three years longer, and by promising the bulk of his estate to the one who becomes the most successful before the end of that time, Oliver N PAGE ONE HUNDRED FIVE 1ii.EikIiIreIiQEI LEED 'J 4' Left to right, first row: E. WICKER, J. STOCKWELL, H. DALES, J. WICKER. Second row: D. HANSON, R. PETE, R. PATTEN. DRAMATICS-Continued spurs his ycung relatives on to do great things, although they had been reared in luxury, and, as a consequence, know very little about actual hard work. Oliver secretly encour- ages each one. Unluckily, the children discover their uncle's trick. They find out that he actually has no money, and treat him badly for a long time. They apologize just before he receives a telegram announcing the discovery of gold on his property. Then Oliver admits having sent the telegram himself. The ra.rl: Mn. Dermot: ........ ....... MA RION PASSAGE Oliver ......v....... .......... R OBERT READ Evangeline ...... ..... L ILLIAN CORNELL Sylvia ......., ..... L AURETTA STANTON Bobbie ...... ...... T 1-1oMAs STEWART A joyce ............... ........... . ..,. D oR1s HARVEY Daniel Dani: ...... ............... C ARL HAEBERLE Mn. Crombie ........ ....... S HIRLEY CUNNINGHAM Faith Crombie ....... ............. L oRRA1NE NELLIS Griggr .................................................................... CHARLES COOPER A great deal of the credit for the success of these productions must be given to the stage crew. All the sets are built by these students under the direction of the stage manager, Herbert Dalesg the electrician, Sherman Cannong and the assistant electrician, Donald Randolph. Other members of the stage crew are: John Stockwell, Donald Hanson, Edward Wicker, james Wicker, and Robert Bayard. PAGE ONE HUNDRED Six N of K.. .giklilrfgllgvgl LEED 1 GRDER OF GREGG ARTISTS 193485 WENTY-TWO shorthand students have been awarded the O. G. A. certificates since September, 1934. They are: Emma Calvano Marian Laratta Jennie Cerminara Genevieve Oleksiak Angeline De Franco Anne Palmeri Cecelia Di Cecco Frank Palumbo jane Figura Catherine Paonessa Mildred Goetzman Elsie Pead Melvin Hashagen Helen Polniak Mildred Hillman Beatrice Rizzo julia Hoffman Frances Roeser Agnes Kok Adeline Sojka Bernice Kramarz Phyllis Spinuzzi VENUS VELVET PENCIL TEST A certificate for proficiency in shorthand was awarded to the following Seniors by the American Pencil Company: Jennie Cerminara Catherine Paonessa Joan Ficner Elsie Pead jane Figura Helen Polniak Melvin Mashagen Frances Roeser Agnes Kok Gertrude M. Schulz Marian Laratta Mary Skrlin Genevieve Oleksiak N PAGE ONE HUNDRED SEVEN N 7 1 A X N 'fife i e i gilill Emi A sl. There is nothing good or glorious which war has brought in human nature which peace may not produce more richly and more pernianentlyf, -PHILLIP BROOKS. PAGE ONE HUNDRED EIGHT N FEATURES fx 1 ,X - as i.rIiIrfILQEI Qilelsi s K' . , :S .. cr .xx Y, IKNA Qoyf -ff T' 1 in Z X 2 if i Z L iii?-t X' AXNSCXXND reggae! SQKT1 S ' t Kg? x , A X SN 25, 4 if P-9l0l25Vx "'i'-mid it 1 K X will A 7 My f MI 1 ,A . 1 ' K' f'1'i g EXCERPTS FROM A STUDENT'S DIARY SEPTEMBER Dear Diary: 6th-7th What! School already? Where'd my vacation go? 10th 12th 13th 18th 20th 26th 29th Dear 4th 6th 8th 9th 12th 13th 15th 24th 26th 50th Registration day with all the fuss and bother it usual- ly brings,Vplus the regular number of loose cats, dogs, and freshies trying to register. Hundreds of meek freshmen throng our lofty halls mak- ing a poor attempt at hnding room 149 and others equally well hidden. Wish the old grads would get back to college so we seniors can start feeling big. The old book store reopens, having a usual morning rush of business. It sure is a life saver to the forget- ful around here. Gosh, l'm president of our roll call. Student Council met for rhe first time today with the following ofhcers: President ,,.., Newcomb Prozeller Vice-President . .... Bruce Duffett Secretary . Arthur Barts, jr. 'Treasurer ...,.. Gerald Hewitt Heavy hints handed out to freshies concerning marks, and a positive way to effective studyftwo hours at least every night Q????J The old grind is interrupted by our first real assembly, which took the form of a pep meeting to give the football team a send-ofi for the first game of the season this week. Our initial football game or, rather, team looked good. We did everything but kill our famous alumni. Final score stood: High School441, Alumni!0. OCTOBER Diary: Was Niagara's face red today? Tom Szczerbacki told us what was what. In other words what he thought of those who didn't support school athletics. No school spirit, if you get what I mean. Niagara vs. Tonawanda and Tom's speech worked 'Cause a big crowd turned out -only to see our team go down in defeat to the twin city boys. Score: I2-14. School looks like a stock exchange as World Series games' scores are posted. Thanks, Mr. Strough. How 'much did you lose on the Tigers? First spell cast over Niagara. Five weeks' marks close. With the tests and all, aren't we having fun? Too bad there aren't more fellows like Chris Columbus who would go out of his way to give us a holiday. North Tonawanda arrives by plane, foor, horse, 'ibumsj' and roller skates to wreck Niagara. Result: Ah, woe is me, for Niagara is wrecked to the tune of 13-26 score. 'Tragedy in the form of report cards. First Senior assembly today. Did you notice the cer- tain important look of the Seniors today? It's all right, Greenies, you'll be Seniors some day moi we hope. The Dramatic Club presented "A Doctor in Spite of Himself," and made us forget we were in school- for a while, anyway. Dr. Luther Gabel explained to us perfectly all that we might be able to understand about radium. I hope that the Student Council continues to bring such tal- ented men to N. F. H. S. PAGE ONE HUNDRED TEN N 2daEibIiIrsIkQEI lfelsi 4' 14' K' NOVEMBER Dear Diary: ff -Q. X ZW? 4 "'Zf iam 'ge-Q X 5 ...jf7- E a f 7 Z: Wh , X f ul i .Eff , 'ff ' Y -i 537- -. f 25rd rj L- -7,22 , iilii Niagara and Kenmore tossed the little pigskin around today. Red and gray grabbed the pork and incidental- ly the game. Final score N. F. 38-K. 6. Edward V. Canavan addressed the student body and made us all wish we could be a little more noble. He's one swell speaker and a grand fellow. Marks closed today, but that is something that we would like to forget. Niagara played their hrst night game against Dunkirk in Dunkirk's own field. Niagara defeated their op- ponents to the tune of 13-6. Another vacation. Armistice day and we all remem- ber, too. "After the war, the music." Well, the quotation is something like that. Anyway, report cards came out today 110 weeksJ 'with the usual results. Niagara vs. Lockport with the Red and Gray coming through once more. 35-6 was the score and another victory for N. F. H. S. Last day of Book Week, and we all took our old books to the library for the next fellow to read. "Dark Horse" presented to Mr. Strough and "The Bone of Contention" presentel to Mr. Gregory. This friendly enmity will be carried on forever and ever. Don't forget, now, it is friendly. 24th The Red and Gray played rings around Trott today, with a great defeat falling on the latter. "The Bone" came back to the old Alma Mater to dwell, in the comfort of safety. 27th The annual Thanksgiving concert given by the High School symphony orchestra, chorus, and the A Capella , Choir. It's wonderful once in a while to hear some 7 good music such as we heard. , X 28th Reports of the Popularity Contest came out with the Z QT ' 7 2nd November issue ol the Chronicle. X , ju ,-,slr j 1 , 6 X DECEMBER U1 y Dear Diary: 1 f il Z' X - 5th Our up-and-up Student Council treated us'to Ellsworth X f Jaeger in assembly today. He was simply swell. " ' ll 1 Those movies-and all those sounds of wild animals!!! 4 -': i . 8th Mary and jack, Dina and Bill, Bernie, and all the 4 1 .E gang- . . Q fx , f '3 Went bumming up to Buffalo, came home with lots ' f K of slang. ff' kf , " 'Twas all in journalistic style you must recall X! I if 'L 3 W For those coming l-ligh School journalists , . 1 ' Attended the press convention ball." , , M P.S,-We saw the 1934 Niagarian win coveted second ' ' place honors in the Western N. Y. Press Association, too. 10th l-low the girls go for that football picture, -for we almost had a sell-out of our annual pigskin issue of ' the Chronicle. What was that song about a football hero? ff 13th-14th We take on a pirate atmosphere these days and turn XZA up our noseslat the New York Stage, for the com- f f ' fa bined Dramatic and Music Clubs presented the popu- IQB , 4 2 on 1 lar operetta, "Pirates of Penzance." I '17 fg I 15th Our basketball team got off to a good start and went ' -,I 4 ,4n'y,?', "collegiate", We swamped Niagara Falls Collegiate l N 1-'7,gmi.f, 1 f 5 Inst. by a 29816 score. ' X 1 I X , f icon V I Z 18th The old bulletineer fMr. Stroughj adds a little humor ' 5 'X - 7 'H Q???l to a dull first period in the form of daily bulle- I -ix Q 6 tins. Subject: "Anything from soup to nuts." ' ,V ' f 19th No wonder the chimes rang. Any chime would ring f7 2 V '1 Zi Z or perk up, with all the beautiful talent and settings 62 'f X , V f given to our annual Dramatic Club presentation, "Why 1 I ,Q the Chimes Rang." X Z 'ul ' H Z, 20th One more day and we can slam our lockers for the . lj Q Y' I ' f I last time this year. fkinging in the new year, see.j I ," f 21st All my old pals came back to their alma mater, for x ' , ' V ' ' . - alumni day was in full swing. A A A - A Who said the Alumni issue wasn't "the" paper? Basketball team lost to the Batavia boys, 18-39. 22nd Alumni shows the team what they should be like. Anyway, they swamped our basket-shooters by a 52- 21 SCOIC. N PAGE ONE HUNDRED ELEVEN i..- eSkIiIrfIi.QEI QED 1124! I' JANUARY Dear Diary: 5rd l-lo! Hum! School again. So what? 4th The chances of a winning basketball team at this .A school look slimmer as Lackawanna takes our scalp Q jog: 7 to the tune of 26-11. X X ' MP 7 9th Mr. Strough took the opportunity to scare Seniors and QS SON PT I the like about marks and told the usual line. Then Z jd:-if X with a cloud of gloom hanging over us we were sup- 2 U' VNV X Q posed to cheer for the team. W' Q W l f 11th Five more grey hairs for "Doc" Parsons. The basket- ? 2' . 7 4 ball team took another defeat at the hands of North y I Tonawanda. Score: 22f18. X 3' ' pal' X 15th Mr. Strough took it upon himself in assembly to give X V j the usual instructions. The knocking of knees and - ' X the munchin of fin ernails was the only nervous X 4 'W ' if 4 " " hg tg lk ' amen to is pep . ta . y gi 16th Swim team opens its 195561 seaspn with a decisive wif. X ' ' tory over North Tonawan a. ust a itt e revenge or f R 4 what the 'fsaw pushers" did to our basket-ball team. X l Anza' 17th Swimming squad defeats Amherst, 39-36, V 4 MU 18th 'l'wenty weeks' marks out. We drown our sorrows Z . F93 to 2 in an afternoon dance and watch the basketball team . , come out of a slump to take the county seaters. O HUA W XX J Lockport 22fNiagara 24. Q I wh 21st-25th Regents, regents, and more regents. - ' Some fortunates started a week's vacation. Others less fortunate signed long sheets of knowledge l?J with the old co-sign: "I do so declare." 25th Basketball team fails to bring home the bacon, from Tonawanda. Score: 32-25. A ARA 28th "Go to the room in which you had the class, all marks N' XZ will be posted there." Fatal words! Seniors hnd ' out just whether or not they are Seniors. Nolfw TONDWANDA 50th Swim team takes Kenmore by a 43-32 score. The boys showed lots of pep and will go places yet. l"'.-rlii YL::. T"--5'-J. Back to the old grind. Only twenty more weeks . . . FEBRUARY Dear Diary: lst Started off the month on the right side. Niagara 20- Kenmore 18. 8th The old Bone of Contention stays where it should be, for we conquered Trort 32-13, amid color and much noise. Who was the fellow with the cow-bell? 12th We bow to Batavia on our basketball court, 23-25. A l really think the refs. gypped us. r Mi 5G VV ' 13th Did they squeeze a nickel out of you? Anyway, we A brought Roger Baker, the popular B. B. C. announcer and sports commentator to our assembly. Incidentally, we enjoyed his talk. He was hardly "fat, bald, and forty", as he put it. 14th How was your heart today? Mine took the form of X candy and a valentine or two. Our Hmale mermaids" again put Amherst in her l place. X X 15th Lackawanna repeats on the basketball court. Score: Q I 26-11. We just could not hold 'em. Vpd-ENTUV ff 16th Oh, gosh, the swim team was defeated by Tonawanda. Z X! Our hrst loss in a couple of years. 55 Z 1 f 20th Swim meet at North Tonawanda. Niagara on the Z' 4' I long end of a 39-36 score. S ' L E 21st Lost another basketball game at North Tonawanda 22 X -17. TX S - 7 Gee, the Salvation Army comes to school in the person X X, 1 'J of Colonel Gaskins, who spoke in assembly. ' 22nd Swell holiday! Give us more men like Washington. S 25th Bowie stars, as High School takes Tonawanda by 42 1 -24. v f I almost was an officer of the Senior Class-not quite. Res lt of hrst Senior meeting: M K President ....... Jack Welch Vice-President . . . . Dot BrodY ' Secretary . - BBUY Hall T , , . Bill McDowell A332256 ,... . Mr. O'Haire Niagarian Adviser ..... Mr. Abate 26th High School swamps Kenmore in hnal swim meet of PAGE ONE HUNDRED TWELVE N season by 42-23. 5 as eeefeblilieligel I.-elfi 'J' 424' K' DSI' vxlfwff or I iff ff f h i El Ai Alij o r 22 5' VA 6th ' if E at It N, ' g 7 'X " 15th 18th . x,C5Ojilff iiiid ?llf ?3?Xx QPX M fa WZ Zi ' 2 b is : Z f Dear ..f ,117 X 15f ,s '52 Q' '- I 3 2? E'-Lil li f Q, 3... 4th Sth Z Z th Z W I 12th 15th 19th 20th 23rd 29th 30th MARCH Diary: Our drama club presented Noel Coward's play, "I'll Leave It To You". It was a whiz. I liked Carl Haeberle. Isn't he just a wonderful Uncle? Those who didn't see this play missed something. Falls debaters beat Amherst today. This morning endured severe torture for ten or eleven minutes while endeavoring to give my Senior speech. Well, there is one conclusion-it was as good as Mosy's anyway. Another victory! Our affirmative team defeated Am- herst this time. A few dopes around school were seen with spy glasses pouring over the new issue of the Chronicle. They tell me that the spy glasses are a new invention in order to read between the lines of the column called "Tongue Waggins". Wish I had one. Tonight the Parsonmen were defeated by the Twin City Five, 42-22. Report cards-five weeks' marks. Need I say more? Our debaters scored a double victory in a dual debate with Kenmore even if it was the 13th. Howard Cleaves, naturalist, spoke to the N. F. H. S. today and illustrated his talk with motion pictures and many slides. What a funny collection of scare- crows he had! And how I amused him when I thought a rabbit was traveling south when it was going north. N. F. basketball team took a game tonight, the first in quite a few. Score 31-20. Maybe this is a late rally, since this is the next to the last game. I am beginning to wonder when they will finish painting the school, because I am tired of having someone tell me I have paint on my clothes again. The hrst day of spring, tra la! Why don't they give us a day off to admire the tender crocus buds? Niagara's last league basketball game. Lost to Trott by a score of 50-22. Our band and chorus gave their annual spring concert. Mr. Mclilwain mislaid his music and all the selections were conducted without any music, but who would have guessed it? APRIL Diary: Wing Collar Dayfthe only enjoyable day in the school year fif you are a Seniorj. What fun it must be to wear dace-trimmed nightgowns and school all day. Well, they asked for it. fun in detention the following five A. W. C. L. A. W. O. L. Seniors began brushing their teeth in with confidence" for their pictures. Our negative traveled to North East, with a hard-earned win. It closed a in which our debaters hnished second in the league. For the hrst time in many years Mr. Strough called an afternoon assembly and what a mix-up! Mr. Strough read the numbers of the rooms supposed to be present and everybody left, only to be sent back again. But it was worth all this fuss to be able to see the Dramatic Club production, "The Valiant." The clinic began to fill up suddenly with many students struck by a malady which visits us every spring. I wonder! Richard Finnie, an explorer, showed us his own moving pictures of the Coppermine Eskimos. This was the last of the programs arranged by the School Council. Each has been better than the preceding one. Larry Pease provided the hot rhythm for our annual Spring Prom. Have I got sore feet? With a spiteful shove, I laid my book aside once more to enjoy the visit of the Easter Bunny. I did what anyone else would on the first morning of a vacation. Z-Z-Z-Z-Z! boy, did I do some fancy stepping in school all day in order to have my part of the Niagarian done. Well, school again. This rain suits my disposition perfectly. Today we listened to the father of our class president, Mr. Edward V. Welch. l-le spoke to us about the memorial occasion fifty years ago today, when Niagara Falls was opened to sight-seers forever free fsounds like the National Anthem.J parade around Boy, did Ihave days for going order to "smile and came back successful season N PAGE ONE HUNDRED THIRTEEN lilrf fs! I' GOT A MIAGARWIT e W if dbh i hd Si' f 'wa x iw ' Xe Wlfffx ,,f'4M77 'fd -f - .Z X i z of , tt W A ,y .,- x,'.lI'i1 :fwil A 5 ,ftMQ,,!ijlxW,i 1 ll ll! ll I IW- HQO I5 fi!!! 11 5 I xi PAGE ONE HUNDRED FOURTEEN N Dear 1st 6th 9th 16th 17th 22nd 50th 31st Dear 2nd 4th 10th 14th 15th 17th 21st 24th 25th 26th MAY Diary: Well, today we began to realize that the 1955 Niagarian is going to be published. With the exception of a few pictures to be developed, all is in readiness for the engraver to begin work. The Niagarian is to be printed and placed on the market, not doomed to crash. Today the Senior Class presented in assembly a few scenes of their play called 4'Nothing But the Truth." I am sure going to be there on the 16th or the 17th for certain. Ofiicers of the School Council for '55-'36 were elected today. May they have the best of luck posible for the coming year. They are: President ...... Bruce Durfett Vice-President . . . . Edison Willers Secretary . . . Donald Urquhart Treasurer ...... Irene Weglicki Final production of senior play after weeks of super- vision by Miss Hill tonight. This was the finest Senior play ever given in N. F. H. S., in my opinion. Well, what if I am a Senior? What a man! What a build! Who do I mean? Why George VanBibber, coach of football at U. of B., who was presented to us by the Niagarian Staff. Why can't we have more assembly programs like these lately? Whoo-oh, are we going to pass the number of Niagarians sold last year? And how! Why if we keep on this way we shall have to order 500 more copies of the yearbook. Niagarian assembly in order to give the students an idea of the contents of the 1935 Niagarian. The sales are increasing by the 50's and 100's each day. Slight vacation from the usual grind of work, for my- self and several others. Took a day off to reverse the memory of those brave men "gone west". just think-the last day of May! Well, it won't be long now. The Niagarian Staff is working as hard as ever in order to sell the required number of books, I think they appreciate the help given them by the student body immensely. JUNE Diary: Only 10 more class days left until the deciding factor of the year begins to tax my knowledge. "Have you bought a Niagarian yet?" This is the pass word around school these days. Boy! l-low I suffered during that history test today. I hope I can at least pull down an eighty-five and get my S0 per cent. ruling. Today I received my report card. It was fair. I lacked my 80 per cent. in German, which worries me some. Niagarian sales are going strong, but if Art. Batts expects to reach 900 in the number sold, it will be a miracle and 'I believe in Miracles." fGood one, eh?y Many long faces appeared before me today as regents began with a bang. There will be plenty who will do the same regents paper in class next january in preparation for the january regents. Well, the agony of regents are over for me and am I glad! Oh, Boy! and how, Hel I know the teachers are tooyespecially one! I bet Miss Seippel can't guess how I passed that history regents like I did, any more than I can, myself. Tonight I became one of the many other 420 Seniors to sit on the stage for Class Night. Did I dance or did I dance? I'll say so. First Commencement, june 25. What a cute ribbon my diploma was tied with. There goes Mrs. Strough's new ribbon, Never mind, there are plenty more where that came from. Same thing as last night, only tonight I sat in the audience in comfort, while the rest of the graduates "suffered in silence". 10" A 4 Q L A -A AQQDIEIEILEEEI QZLQIEP 41 44' GUESS WHO? HERE THEY ARE: 1.-ANNE HINCKLEY 6.-ANNETTE STROUP 2.-HUGO LAUROESCH 7.-JACK A. GELLMAN 3.-4TH GRADE AT MAPLE AVENUE IN 1927 8.-Now FAMOUS SENIORS 4.-L. WOODWARD AND BILL DUFFETT 9.-Miss EMMA HULEN 5.-LOUIS SPECTOR 10.-MAVIS BROWN N PAGE ONE HUNDRED FIFTEEN Aii.EsEIiIreIxQEI I.Q2IsP 41 44' I' BORN THREE HUNDRED YEARS TOC LATE QW P 'S NL X 'Q ' K W W 9 X f 2 Lx lv 1 a MJ! f si 62' I 4:-XE, ....i"5-EL"-'P F 5 KX W- -, V E ' uh V 1 X W U. 3 X' 'Q QL PAGE ONE HUNDRED SIXTEEN N M' I 1 I- WW 69 " ' .-..a.- 'P , , ww V ,Am , - 17' 94:5--22' N x ig, ,gravy ' QC Q , I7 '5 iff CAT Mg t L. fx X9 ' 5 if I f Q?- J 'EX 1 f Zww 4 Q' ,, f X, ff E fy X ,fj :Q in X u xy Xi I ef X 5 1 ff 7 55 X W1 'Q --"jf" H M -V' i x A W ,--If , , -I K Wf'fW5f'ff?i-1'-'li-Elxw-. I, ff E -R'. 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Nd ' x 2' LA-Q 3 I X . .2 X pgyy Q2 " A Q N E' '39 W ,1- wah Iilfgliwivgl LEED ff 44' LEAGUE HWEN03 BRAINJ' N PAGE ONE HUNDRED SEVENTEEN 4' EEE ,,iqEibIiIreIxQEI FAEIEP J 14' K' E E 1 E "7"f5DEQ?'??lf5 PAGE ONE HUNDRED EIGHTEEN N IEIKQEI :mfr f-fsfff' N PAGE ONE HUNDRED NINETEEN S in 1 E AQ IiIr4I1QEI LEED fl 44' K' PAGE ONE HUNDRED TWENTY N L-.a5skIiIr4IxQEI QEIFIEP sf 44' FAMILIAR QUOTATIONS FRGM FAMILIAR PEOPLE Miss Weeks: Miss Rasmussen: Miss Steele: Mr. Brownell: Mr. O'Haire: Mrs. Scutt: Miss Eshelman: Miss Howe: Mr. Bedford: Mr. Benson: Miss Gratrick: "It's all for the bestf' "It's a vicious circle." "Obviously, we ought to join the League of Nations -obviously." "There is nothing that resembles a cow so much-." "That's the thing that counts! Correct?" "Comment" "Empty wagons rattle the loudest." xi I wish they'd send some heat up to 355 once in a while." "Remember the watermelon story!" "Here, here! What's going on there?" "What's a patronymic, Robert?" Miss Bloomingdale: "Beware of derivativesll' Mr. Timm: Miss Cook: Miss Apple: Miss E. Miller: Mr. Abate: Miss Parsons: Miss Walsh: Miss Keim: Mrs. Brownell: Miss Finn: fClassj: Mr. Bedaska: Miss Harwood: Miss Schultz: Mr. Baxter: Miss Jennings: Miss Bray: Miss Ryan: l'There must be something rotten in Denmark!" "Please sharpen your pencils before class." "Late in, late out." ti Park your gum in the waste basket. You can get it after class!" tr You know as well as I do." '!Do you get that?" "Three what? Cats in the well PM "Keep your eyes on the chart!" "Theres a fine example of this in the Bible, but I doubt if any of you have read that book." it Au revoir, classe!" "AU REVOIR!" mi Can'r you find the true length of that line?" "Don't you see ?" !'Where were you the sixth period P" "This isn'r a public speaking course!" "Friday is absolutely the last dayf' "Displace yourself to the oflice immediatelyf! mi Well, they wouldn't do that in an office." 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