Norman High School - Trail Yearbook (Norman, OK)

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WARREN HUDGENS ....,.. 1918 ....Editor-in-Chief t.t,Ass0ciate Editor ......Literary Editor ..Humorous Editor ...,.t.KodaIz Editor ,.,..,.Senior Editor ..L.,,.Senior Editor ,..,.LAthZet'ic Editor Eusiness Manager ..i ........... Cartoonist 55oar6 of'iE6ucation 10 'Ghz Yaoarb ofTlE6ucalJion HE Board of Education may, by the attitude it takes toward a school, .' 7-5 445 . . . . . cause it to grow and prosper or to fail. Realizing this fact the g V citizens of Norman have selected five worthy men to act as "fathers" in " for our schools. The present board was elected four years ago. lt's work during the two years of its first term was so efhcient that it was re-elected, without any changes, to serve a second term. The- city of Norman is represented on this board by Professor Shannon, Mr. Reed, Mr. Poster, and Mr. Pendleton. The outlying district is represented by Mr. Shives. These men have labored under great difficulties while building up Nor- mans schools to their present efficient condition. They have met with many perplexing problems but have always shown themselves equal to any occasion. ' Two years ago the condition of the jefferson school rendered it unfit for further use. The old structure-was torn down and a modern building was constructed on the unit plan. lt is a model of economy and efficiency and is second to none in the state as a public school. To accomodate the increasing size of the Manual Training and Domestic Science departments, an annex was constructed and now these departments are located in a spacious, well equipped building. ln the early fall the Washington school was destroyed by fire. At the present time the board is contemplating the construction of a building similar to the jefferson building. Not only has the board shown wisdom in the construction of buildings but also in the selection of teachers. There are now 36 men and women em- ployed as teachers in the Public Schools of Norman. ln all its actions and deliberations the board has shown that it has the good of the schools at heart. lt has wisely regulated student social activities so that students may enjoy social functions but not at the expense of their grades. The state laws concerning the smoking of cigarettes has been rigidly enforced as has the law pertaining to fraternities and sororities. ln accordance with the wishes of the government the board has institu- ted a week of six days to conserve fuel and to allow the students an oppor- tunity to work on the farms in the spring. lt has required that students wear simple but yet servicable clothes. This has resulted in a great saving hnancially and has caused the growth of a spirit of democarcy among the student body. lt has caused the students to realize the seriousness of the present conflict and has urged the school to help as much as possible in this great crisis. Through its efforts a War Thrift Savings Club has been formed. lvlembers of the board have been present on various occasions and have de- livered addresses which were both entertaining and instructive. It has arranged for co-operation between the schools and churches of the city in giving credit for work done in the Bible schools. In behalf of the student body we extend our most sincere thanks to the Board of Education for what it has done in building and maintaining Normans Public schools. 1.918 11 .Y 5W0.l'65, City Supermllenbenl ,,:s5x::: ...pr . ,.,.5,,.:.,. . ,lzlvmt we f W ' .W . 1 'ffeQ2f4la'1i- . .-ff. , in - y -- N --'e,.aM....si..,,..,,:1 fx- 411211. 51:-f"'.221911237:-::v:-'-:.-.'.--.-..-. - . -V V--:I-,211-22--6192:-5111: 1-If-2. -1-. 1 - v.,, ,.,,,,A.Q,c. x. 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Although we had one of the best faculties in the state last year we believe we have one equal. if not su- ' perior, to it although only one member of that faculty is with us this year. Never ' " . has Normal High School had a faculty that took so much interest in student activities and was so willing to aid us. Much of the progress we have made this year has been due to its efforts and many hitherto impossible things have been accomplished. Neither have our teachers been lacking in patriotism. They have been among the first to make the numerous campaigns of the winter. Two of them have joined the colors. As they have meant so much to us we feel that The Trail would be incomplete should we fail to tell some- thing of each one. . Mr. N. H. Edwards, superintendent of our city schools. has greatly improved the schools during the four years that he has been with us. He has successfully terrorized four classes of Freshies by his penetrating stare and never failing sarcasm. As the years roll by, how- ever, they discover that he is almost human. Mr. Meredith Robbins, our High School principal. and Music Director, has succeeded in ?aching most of the students of Norman High School some songs besides "Flow Gently Sw et Afton." Not content with this great achievement he is teaching them to find the "Puri of Great Price." He has, however, one weakness which he cannot overcome-the habit of talking rapidly. lt has been carefully estimated by the members of the Physics class that the sound waves issue forth from his vocal chords with a velocity which surpasses that of the latest aeroplanes and with a constancy that surpasses that of the latest perpetual-motion machines. I Miss Grace Marshall has done more than teach the fundamentals of Rhetoric. She has carried to a successful end many school functions. She has coached several plays and has done much for the Red Cross. lncidentally she has taught the Seniors the correct pro- nunciation of "literature" but, unfortunately, has not been so successful with "nature" Guy...l..a.c.k.qchas been Debating Coach and Philomathean Sponsor and was instru- mental in putting out an excellent team. He is striving that his fame and theories may be handed down to the coming generations through the medium of the future teachers of the state. Mr. Livingstone has worked industriously this year as is indicated by the noise that comes forth from the west end of the Annex. Miss Ruth Wickman has gained for herself the title of "good sport" by her willingness to enter into student activities. She is a good cook as is indicated by the odors that come forth from the east end of the Annex. Mr. Edward Davis has taken much interest in the students and has always been willing to help them. He also has one fault which is just contrary to that of Mr. Robbins-talking too slowly. The Physics students are at work on an accelerator for him. Mr, O. K. Garretson has particular charge of the midyear Freshmen. He is teaching them considerable slang in connection with Composition, He is also known to have a quick tem er. pMiss Barbara Shlabach has made herself one of Norman's most popular. teachers by her never failing good humor and sympathy. She was never known to be angry. Mr. Chester Beaird obtained some of his education at N.H.S. and, consequently, is a good teacher. Much of his debating knowledge, for which he is famous, was also acquired here. Having been so recently a student himself. he can easily understand the students. Mr. bl. E. Smith has taken a great interest in the junior Class and aided them in their play and other activities. For some time in September it was supposed he was a new pupil. He favorite adage is, "Never do today what you may do tomorrow." Miss Kate Barbour has been Y. W. C. A. sponsor and it is due to her influence that the Y. W. C. A. has accomplished so much. She has no regard for the last bell but keeps the hungry Sophs. far into the noon hour at times. Mr. W. O. Rothwell has caused a great dispute to arise in N.H.S. lt is whether or not he is the laziest man in the world. The majority of the students believe he is and he even admits it. He is. however. speedy on the typewriter. Miss Nina Keiger is noted for her sweet disposition and fondness for Latin nouns. How- ever, it is rumored that a Black cloud hovers over her future fand presentl. ' Mr. Hugh McDermott was the producer of the great l9l7 gridiron team. He was thoroughly in love with the game and was much admired by tlce boys. He is in the Army now. Mr. XV. F. Funk was teacher of Biology and showed that he was familiar with all kinds of bugs. He is now in the service of the U. S. also. lvlr. Bailey is instructor in Manual Training. He is a carpenter by experience and is also an expert draftsman. He is the architect of the Washington school which is now under construction. 1918 4 15 Tacully ffm 37 ,17 I 'U " 'fx 16 , W .Q ., 1 1 -u. r E H 'SJ in -. r 1 T! 'C . in '14 f v A m E 5 'L Tacully 1 V:-5 . - - .J-' 17 Taculty Q ,- , rw 18 A LJ i? 'S lg 45 Q1 ,, G ? G :L o Q .. :gy : .lib ' SE HJR, 1918 19 Senior C lass Officers I Motto-"L'abor Conquers All" Colors-Orange and 'White Flower-White Tea Rose Stone-Topaz yell One Nine! One Eight! Seniors! Seniors! Never Late! ! 1,918 20 Senior C lass Tlfistory cameg we sawg we conquered. A brief four years ago we cameg for four years we have been seeingg and now we are about to conquer. 'R EPOCH 1 lt was a motley array of tender young Freshmen who entered in September, 1914. We were strangers with no resemblance to each other except knee trousers, short dresses, and towsled headgears. Very shortly there appeared among us leaders in almost every student activity. It was one of the most successful Freshman classes that has ever been registered in the annals of our school. Many things happened that year but they are too numerous and happened too long ago to be mentioned here. EPocH 2 At the beginning of 1915 we found ourselves advanced to the degree of Sophomores. We organized with the following class officers: President, Dewey Fosterg Vice-President, William I-lowardg Secretary-Treasurer, Ger- trude Sidener. At this time we began to feel the yearning for fame, and, as athletics was the one place where fame might be won, it was literally "swamped" by the Sophomores. Many of our men filled very important places on the football, track, and basketball teams. EPocH 3 The beginning of the term of 1916-1917 found us back to resume our studies in school and each one of us strove to do his or her part in making for ourclass the brilliant record which the class of 1918 is leaving. A mighty class were we but why attempt to explain? As we glance down the list we see the name of Earl Bartholomew who was our worthy President lf we look again we see the names of football players who belonged to our noble class-William l-lowarcl fCaptain of the teamj, Dewey Foster, George McDaniel, and Elmer Wails. EPOCH 4 Now we have arrived at the eventide of our school life. Our numbers have decreased from 1 10 to 57 but it has been a battle for the survival of the fittest. Though we were strangers in the beginning we have become thoroughly acquainted and have learned to love our school, our classmates and associates. It is unnecessary to mention our brilliant success as a class for we are thinking mostly of our graduation and separation from our Alma Mater. Our thoughts are for the future. We are going we know not where. Some may be called to defend our country as a few have been called already, others to prepare for the manifold tasks of life. Briefly we have sketched our ex- perience. We call it history but before us enshroudecl in oblivion is a thought more severe. Concerning this we cannot speak for we have not experienced that of which we are thinking. We have endeavored, during our sojourn here, to brighten school life and make it pleasant for those who are to follow. We have lived four years in the most congenial surroundings. Other affairs and courses are about to claim us but we shall always retain the tenderest love and fondest remem- berance of our Alma lvlater. HATTIE POYNTZ Moowmu. 1918 21 Seniors DWIGHT PATTON "Duck" Y. M. C. A. There was a youth named Patton. Who had a strong dislike for Latin. All the Latin he took was Dutch. That accounts for his knowing so much. ARLINE JOHNSON "PEGGY" Y. W. C. A.1 Literary Editor of "The Trail." Her eyes are dark and sunlight brightly beaming, Lights up the midnight of her hair. Her piquant face so full of life and mischief, Displays no thought of sorrow or of care. IVIERLE SMITH "DUTCH" Y. lvl. C. A,1 Class Debate, 'l5. '16, matheang Serg. N.l-l.S.C. Some day when "Dutch" a lawyer grand, Takes a noted case in hand. Becomes notorious o'er the land, We'll be so proud he's of our band. LAURA STEELE Y. KV. C. A. Some fellows Would say that This one l'd make my wile1 But to that she replies "Not on your life." . .i V i H ,-1133 19.18- .. .. 22 '171 N.H.S. Debating Team: Philo- S cniors EVERETT OGBORN "CRW" Pres. Senior Class1 Yell Leaderg Vice- Pres. Y. lVl. C. A. He has brown eyes and they're a delightg l-lis charming smile is out of sightg l-lis complexion has a wee coat of tan1 l-le certainly is a lacly's man. LOUISE l-IAYDEN "DUTCH" Y. W. C. A. Cabinet. Louise is a pretty girl With head chuck full of brains. A teacher we predict she'll be - And love those whom she trains. GEORGE NEMECECK "INSECT" Flirting with Freshman girls ls his chief pastime. That's about all we know about him In this cherry clime. IVIARGUERITE JONES UFATTYH A Physics shark She must be For Smith gave her A beastly ' v 4 1918 23 Seniors Y. M. C. A. Dearly loves his music Aspires someday to be, A long haired Paderwiski. Y. W. C. A. A charming maiden Sweet and fair The boys' Hrst choice Everywhere. l-IATTIE POYNTZ MOOMAU "I-IAT-TEE" Y. W. C. A. Cabinet: Senior Editor of U7-he Trail." Lets have many like her, just, able, friendly, and sincere. Words cannot: express our feelings But we are glad we have her here. FRANCIS FLOYD USISTERH Attempt the end And never stand in doubtl Nothing is so hard But search will Find it out. 1918 24 LEE CATI-IEY "ANo1LE" VIVIAN I-IOLLINGSWORTI-I "I-Io1.1.Y" GEORGE DAVIS HJARGEH Y. M. C. A.: Class Debate '17, 'ISQ State at Large 'Ieam1 Philomatheanl Debating Council. I never bother anyone: I keep the Colden Rulei I'm really not conceited But I'm good in school. DORINE GUTI-IRIE UDEEU Y. W. C. A.: Philonfatheanq Kodak Editor of 'iThe Trail." Eyes of brownl Figure smallg Cute and sweet: Catches all. FRED TAYLOR A wonderful boy is he. Ahappy-go-lucky fellow When it comes to a show down I-Ie's not the least bit yellow DOVIE BROWN All girls are not yellow, We boys admit with a frown, For you just ask any fellow II Dovie's color is not Brown. "DOVE" Seniors "Nic" 1918 25 o T Seniors WlLLIAM HOWARD "B1LLf Football '14, '15, 'lo 'l71 Capt. 'lol Business Manager of wfhe Trailul Pres. Sophomore Class 'log Major N.l-l.S.C. l-Ie likum paleface squaw With complexion fair, Bill is a good business man. l-le's managing "The Trail" affair. MINNIE BAKER Y. W. C. A, Cabinet: Philomathean. The same whom in my school-boy days I listened to: that song Which made me look a thousand ways So intently, so long. RAYMOND SAXON "lkEY" Y. M. C. A.: Corp. N.l-l.S.C.1 Senior Class Editor of A'The Trail." Sober, solemn. and good Never known to work Except to chop some wood. Heart pierced by Cupid's dirk. PAULINE GREENSI-IIELDS "POLLY" Y. W. C. A. ln framing an artist. Art hath thus decreed To make some good But others to exceed. E s 1918 A 26 Seniors ELLA POLK "Po1.KY" Y. W. C. A. When Ella starts teaching school :-- Sometime, I don't know when- You can bet your books I am going to enroll again. GEORGE MCDANIEL "RED" Football '15,' 16, '17. I must not tell the color of his hair,- Or else you'cl jump so quick to the conclu- sion' ' That surely there must be a temper hid, Beneath those locks piled up in such pro- fusion. OMA EDWARDS Y. W. C. A. "To be or not to be" What is the difference? ' HENRY CLANTON "FAT" Football '17. I-Iis limbs are cast In manly mold For hardy sports Or contests bold. 1918 27 Seniors DALE SCRUCGS "Bum-I-louse Y. IVI. C. A.: Sgt. N.l-I.S.C. Vexations and worries Dont ruffle his browg Whatever life brings him I-le'll smile anyhow. IOLA I-lASWELL "1-IASBEN Y. W. C. A. There once was a charming young maiden Of course you all heard the storyg I-ler eyes so dark and sparkling, I-ler dimples. her true crowning glory. ROBERT MOFFETT "BOB Y. M. C. A. Always at his books: Bob knows that he can Get knowledge and wisdom And be a man. MINERVA ALEXANDER KANERVY Y. W. C. A.g Philomathean. N Minerva is quiet and pretty But boys there is not a chance Q For they tell me that she's hearing From "Somewhere in France." i 1913 28 1 Seniors BARTON JAMISON UBART' Full of modesty, I-le goes in simple guise: Sober as Solomon. Almost as wise. VlOl.A STONER USHUG' Y. W. C. A. Life is short So am I. Blue-eyed violets Seldom die. WALTER FURBEE "TooFER' Always in mischief, Teachers' pride and joy. Brown eyes ever twinkling 'Edwards angel boy, DOROTI-IEA LANCFORD "SooKE' Y. NV. C. A.: Secy-Treas. Senior Class Truly a maiden sarcastic Desiring to say something snappy. If Senior dues were all paid promptly. Perhaps, Oh perhaps. she'd be happy. 1.918 Seniors ' LOUIS KNIGI-ITON "BECK Corp. N.I-I.S.C. As this is his first year I-Ie' has been known a short time, But he is popular here just ask the girls. BONNIE GILES "BON" "JERRY Y. XV. C. A. Eyes of blue Always sweetly smiling: Of all. hers Are most beguiling. BERNICE BROOKS UBURNY Oh what's the use of this mad whirl To strive to be a pretty girl, 'Cause all my hair comes out of the curl On rainy Clays? . HEss1E"FRosT 1 HPRESSIE Y. W. C. A. I would I were what I am not. 191.3 30 Seniors RAYMOND KENNEDY "-JOHN" Football 'l71 Lieut. N.l-l.S.C. On the football Held Oft he has played The girls say. too, After eleven o'clock oft he has stayed. LOTTIE LEVY "LOT" Y. W. C. A. We judge this unaware - Because the Teachers' course she's taking. Probably it will be a household careg A little cooking and some baking. EARL BARTI-IOLOIVIEW Sec'y Y. lvl. C. A.1 Philomatheang Class Debate '17, 'ISL State-at-Large Teamg Editor-in-Chief of "The Trailug Pres. junior Class '171 Valedictorian. lt grew and' still the wonder grew, That one so young should yet so learned be. We give him praise for all he has learned. For he's our faithful prodigy. FLORENCE IVIONNET "F1.0ssxE" Pres. Y. W. C. A.: Pres. Philomatheani Pres. Freshman Class 'l5Z Vice-Pres. Junior Class 'l71Ass't Editor of "The Trailf' Salutatorian. Always knows her lessons. Never known to shirk, Manner sweet and gentle. Dearly loves to work. 1918 31 'Seniors CLARENCE SPILLER "CLEo' Y. M. C. A.- Eine fellow they say And handsome in the face: 'Doesn't need any law To win his first case, Y. W. C. A. 'Tis oft I have heard it said That Dorothy is a Sunday School teacher She had best beware that trade For she may marry the preacher. CLARENCE NVILSON UJITNEY If storm should come And wake the deep What matter? I could ride and sleep. PEARL CORBETT "LEX Y. W. C. A.: Secy. Philomathean Sure she's from "Lex." Over it she has had many a fuss. Anyway we are glad To have .her this year with us. 1918 I . - .aa 32 DOROTHY MILLER llDOLI.IE' ,SQIUOFS Cl-IARLEY MARTIN i'SPoRT" Ceremonies, that perhaps another Sailing o'er life's lonely main. A forlorn and single brother Seeing, shall take heart again. NADINE RUNYAN "Nick" Y. W. C. A. You bet she will talk. You'd think this is all she can do. To stop her you had Best wait till she gets through. TRAVIS BAKER L-TRAVH His hair is like the snowdrift. I-lis throat is like the swan, l-lis face it is the fairest That e'er the sun shone on. RUBY I-IELMS HBOOBYH Vice-Pres. Y. W. C. A.g Secy-Treas. Philomatheang Pres. Sophomore Class 'l7. Everyone knows her As capable and witty. Runs her friends and love affairs As a mayor runs his city. t 1918 33 :COMBO G Um Lwsokiu HOU EWQEEOOLOW Uwgtsm CO 2302 OP TEWDQI 835301 wmUEgOw N UD OH :S BOE OP CURE-LOU mga Orr gm? 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O il Magnate of South America Time: 1030 SCENE: Dinner in Major Furr's Apartments Arline, as hostess of the dinner, acts as Toastmaster. Arline. i'Now that we are all together once more I suggest that we start at the right and have each tell about whom he has met since the night of the graduating exercises. ' Florence. "Well, since I left Old N.I-I.S., I spent four years at O.U. and went from there to Vassar with Nadine Runyan who has since married Travis Baker, manager of the United Sales Company. I have not married as I suppose you all know. Minnie Baker is now in- structor Of Eloeution in Corbett's Seminary. We were at Vassar three years, after which we came back to Nadine and Travis' wedding. "After that Billie and I went to a nurses' school at St. Louis for two years! We then saw active service in France and Germany. We, or rather Billie, met a young aviator named Knighton who was no other than our old schoolmate, Louis Knighton. Billie-well you can see how that romance ended. I helped Billie secure her release so she could marry Louis. Louis got an honorable discharge on account of his injuries. "I was transferred to Essen,C1ermany, where I had a chance to smell the powder and see the smoke of the battle. Warren I-Iudgens was a dare-devil, one-armed ambulance driver at the hospital where I worked. His arm has been shot Off by a stray Boche shell. I-Ie is now at home selling sewing machines and helping Ruby take care of the children. I have not met many of the students but I am sure Merle has." Merle arose and cleared his throat as usual and prepared for a long speech. "I never was much on talking anyway. I always got stage fright when addressing a group of people that I knew were as intelligent as Iam. "After spending four years at Chicago Law School, I hung my shingle in Little Rock and began the practice of law which was not very profitable as I could not get any clients or, rather, 'suckers' Failing to make ends meet I entered politics and was elected justice of the Peace. While I was in that office I had the honor or extracting five dollars from Frank Brewer for marrying him and -Pauline Greenshields. They live near Linsdale, Arkansas, and raise strawberries for a living. "I was appointed United States Commissioner for the Western District of Arkansas. I presided at George Nemeceks trial for selling "Moonshine" whiskey and I am glad to say that I pronounced him not guilty. George is back in Norman running a jitney line. "This case gave me so much prominence that I was elected to the I-louse and am now Senator from Arkansas. I must close. It gives me great pleasure to introduce Mrs. Billie McGuire Knightonf' Billie. "Florence told all of my history up to the time that Louis and I were married. We have settled on a 'Blue Grass' farm in Kentucky. We just happened up here and came to see Arline. She told me about this luncheon and here we are. Louis says he does not want to talk so I will introduce the greatest Prima Donna of the age, Dorothea Langford. 1.91 8 36 Dorothea. "Most of you know me as Dorothea Langford but off the stage I am Mrs. Lynne Geyer. Lynne would be here tonight were it not for a business trip to Boston. I-Ie is my manager. "I have met a few of the old school mates during my tours. Irene Ambrister is editor of 'Cupid's Dartf a matrimonial magazine. Dale Scruggs and Elmer Walls are running a theatre in Danville, Illinois. Dale has married Viola Stoner since I sang in their theater. Carl jackson is running a pawn shop in Chicago. Louise I-Iayden and what used to be Lottie Levy live in Louisville, Kentucky. Louise is teaching Domestic Science in the I-Iigh School and Lottie is raising a harness makers family. I visited George McDaniel and family while I was in St. Louis the other day. I-Ie is working for Ford and has some family. This is all that I can think of just now. Oh yes, I will introduce Mr. Barton Jamison." Barron. "It sure does me good to be back here with all these old acquaintances. I am back herein New York to buy the supplies fora new refineryin South America. Dwight Patton is my chief geologist and also general manager while I am away. Dwight came 'home and married Vivian I-Iollingsworth last Christmas. They live on Pepper I-Iill, Rio de Janeiro. Everett Ogborn is working for Montgomery Ward Co. I-Ie married a junior girl after her sol- dier failed to come back. I have not hadachance to see many of the old N.I-I.S. students. As Bonnie has, I shall let her talk," Bonnie. "I spent four years at Texas University and then went to a girl's school in New York. Okla and I were married in New York and sailed at once to France where Okla worked as doctor in a hospital until the end of the war. Then we sailed for home and landed in New York yesterday. I suppose that I need not introduce Okla as you all know him." Okla. "I, like the rest of them, went to O.U. for four years. After four years there, I took two years of clinic work at'Columbia. Bonnie and I were married and sailed at once for France. I was chief doctor at the base hospital in I-Iaigster, France. "I have not met many of the old 'gang' except Francis Floyd who was taken to the hos- pital to have some glass taken out of his face. It had been blown there by some new gas which he had invented. Robert came to see him while he was there. Bill said Robert was the Rector in a little church around the corner but he could not come here tonight as he had a wedding to 'pull offf These are the only ones that I have met so I will introduce Miss Marguerite jones, matron of the Fleming Girl's Seminary." . Marguerite. "I am matron of a girl's seminary. I like the work very much but am living in a dream of hopes till next june when Clarence Spiller and I will be married. Clarence is President of the National Hobo Association with headquarters in Denver. Last Christmas, when I was on a trip to the south. I was in Texarkana and visited George Davis and wife, the latter being Iola I-Iaswell. George is Superintendent of the City Schools of Texarkana. Dorothy Miller and Minerva Alexander are both teaching in these schools. They teach the Primary grades and Music respectively. I saw Bernice Brooks in Oklahoma City. She is bookkeeper for the Martin Lumber Co., Ella Polk and Pearl Fox are teaching moonlight schools in Cleveland County. I think that I have mentioned all that I have met so I will introduce Bill I-Iowardf' Bill. "I have roamed over a large part of the United States and have met all kinds of people. I spent four years in Missouri, then I secured an appointment in the Indian Office as an agent. In the office I saw Dovie Brown who is a typist in that ohcice. I was sent to Idaho to see about some land and there I saw Walter Furbee and I-Ienry Clanton. They Own a sheep ranch. Clarence Wilson is the cook on the 3Q ranch in New Mexico. Fred Taylor and wife, Dorine Guthrie, are running a summer resort in Colorado. I-Iattie Poyntz Moomau will marry Raymond Saxon next june. She has worked four years on her trousseau. They will be married on the day that the McDowell dam is dedicated. They will be at home in Virginia in November. Earl Bartholomew is the designer and Raymond Saxon the con- structor of the McDowell dam. "Oh yes, I met Clyde Cottrell the other day. I-Ie is conductor on the Denver Limited. I guess I had better let old jawn talk a while. I-Iave always heard it said that a bachelor is last so I will let Raymond have it." Raymond. "I went from N.I-I.S. to Annapolis where I secured a commission as Lieutenant of the Marines. I have had four years of life on the sea and some experience on the land. One day while I was in Tampa, Florida, I met Walter Sadler and Oma Edwards who are married and living very happliy, ' They are in a 1 "Pardon me." said Bill, "We have just three minutes to get around the corner to Lee Cathey and Laura Steele's wedding, so let's hurry." They all rushed out and arrived just in time. 1918 37 'iff Senior GJ lass will E, the present Seniors, being supposedly in our right minds, and in 4575 T-iii sound health hereby make, publish, and declare this our last will and testament, to-wit: in JT To the faculty we leave memory of many happy hours spent with said Seniors. To the juniors we leave our Physics teacher and allunbroken apparatus. To this noble class we also leave our seats in the Auditorium. To the Sophomores we bequeath our Caesar ponies and to the Freshmen our noble example. Warren Hudgens wills his playthings to Mac. Shead. Florence Monnet leaves her carefully kept knitting bag to Marie Morgan. Merle Smith wills his oratorical ability to james Buchanon. Frank Brewer and Francis Floyd will their ability to make hits on all the girls to Roy Smith and Subert Turbyfill. Lynn Geyer wills his ability to behave to George McKinney. Nadine Runyan wills her History Map-book to anyone who can read it. Billie McGuire wills her bright red middy to Metaline Cathey. Clarence Wilson leaves Clara to the junior boys providing she be im- partial. Dorothy bequeathes her cheerful disposition to Helen Berry. Elmer Wails leaves his track suit to Clifford Bowles. Clyde Cottrell leaves his Physics notebook to a needy junior. Travis Baker wills his siren voice to Clarence Buttram. Arline johnson wills her Spearmint to Maysel Bell. A Bill Howard wills his ability to "command" to XVayne Miller. Francis Floyd bequeathes his age to Harold Belknap. - Billie McGuire and Dorine Guthrie bequeath their Psychpggy Levit- book to Professor G. A. Lackey, D. T. CDoctor of Theoriesj. ' Bill Howard and Archie Sewell will their knowledge of Psychology to Pat Berry. Florence Monnet wills her ability to organize petty societies to Vivian Powell. The Senior Class leaves George Insect CNernececkj for the 1918 Biology class. A few of the Senior girls bequeath Mr. Smith a new pair of trousers. Dovie Brown gives her smile to one of the many crabby juniors. Earl Bartholomew leaves his knowledge and egotism to Miss Marshall. The Senior Class wills the celebrated Smithsonian, fool-proof, Vibro- accelerator to Mr. Eddie Davis for the improvement of his voice. Bonnie Giles and Dorine Guthrie will their Matinee tickets to two other intelligent pupils. The Trail Staff wills this wonderful periodical to the junior Staff for a J. ERNEST SMITH Witnesses: Meredian Robbins JUDGE: DWIGHT PATTON Nebuchadnezzar Hilkiah Edwards Christopher Columbus Beaird Willie Oliver Raphael, Office Manager model. 1.918 38 G Q U N. Axxevgwv Q - X rg!-J X n7 gxxlif' Njj:bi gg ff N Xi 2 Qjxx' iigggizfxh ,ff x 9, X , x Q ff jf Z-X C1 :SZEL f im Kanmuff . X EWWW fNHkWQQX fjlf X IXXX fl JI' Ilf f 6 , f f J VU ri ,462 Iv!! ' llx Q m'J'fr'w J N IVAW-, 1 :M bf" ! xlglxmxx 3331, 2f' W,, U W 3 f My ,Hy 4Al 1 im'- 1, 1' y, W ' I '!ff5'f'f lfvly f, gm! 1 ffgffljw pq! MH ff f,, ,I fhlfl 'W 1:+ f W wj M' WM 0 wffhmwfffwmyfw !,'fY'A!'Nl 1 Aff! I lfwvhn ,- M , ff! 1, f , L' . I U. ll 1918 39 Iiunior G1 lass Officers Motto-"Impossible is Un-American Colors-Purple and Cold Flouer VIOICU Stone-Millstone pall Mamma! Mamma! Hel-lupl Hel-lup! They're trying to ta Our Debating Cup! 1918 40 k e away ilfistory of tba Ilunior Class l-lE history of all great events must have a beginning. Gurs began with the calling of classes on September 14, 1915. As little hungry birds just hatched from the eighth grade, we feasted upon Latin, English, Algebra, and Science, in order that we might be filled with knowledge. We won high honors upon the gridiron, in inter-class basketball, and on the track. Although we defeated the Sophomores in debating, we were in turn defeated by the juniors. Our first mile on the road to fame was one of many hardships, but it prepared for our rise in our Sophomore year. As Sophomores we were un- surpassed in debating. We were the first to establish Sophomore Day in Norman l-ligh School. On this eventful day our hearts were filled with pride at the presentation of the Debating Cup to us, the winning class. As Sopho- mores we made an advance in the Sophomore section ofThe Trail by having individual pictures. We were represented in the State Oratorical Contest. ln our junior year we won the prize of twenty-five dollars in the cotton picking contest. This shows our ability physically as well as mentally. Having established our standard in debating we placed two of our men on the State Debating Team. We obtained a decision of three to nothing over the Seniors. We hope to gain the decision over the Freshmen. We shall be represented in the State Dratorical Contest by Roy Smith and Subert Turbyfill. We hope they will carry off the honors for our school. Our class was well represented on the athletic field, placing several men on the Foot- ball Team. The following have enlisted in the Navy: Ray Reed, Lawrence Snapp, Falkner Curtis, and W. B. Stevenson, our last years sponsor. Nextyearwill beourlastyear in dear old Nl-l.S. As Seniors let us make one grand effort to make a record that will surpass that of all other classes that have graduated from Nl-l.S. We dedicate these pages to our class sponsor, Mr. J. E. Smith, who has done so much to make us a successful class. HELEN BERRY AGATHA BURKE 1918 41 'Juniors 5 1.91 sb A ,, , ,. 15 .ff ' 42 'liuniors A ' . 1.918 43 Huniors 1918 44 ...if flunior C lass 53.011 Charline Armstrong-She is fond of "Red."' Viola Abbott-A great deal of dignity done up in a small package. Sterling Allen-Better a witty fool than a foolish wit. Wayne Miller-ln maiden meditation, fancy free. Wayne Barbour-A faint heart never won a fair lady. May Barrett-Not bold, not shy, not short nor tall but? Vivian Adkins-lt's too bad she loves only a soldier lad. Rebacca Bates-Happiness is not perfect until shared with REO. Maysel Bell-Does bell bespeak of silence? Helen Berry-She carries a note-book? Ans.-To keep track of her dates. Agatha Burke-Bright eyes and dimples and an awful flirt. Clarence Burlram-He does not seem to be l-looverizing. Henry Conkling-Knowledge never out of place but he says "Grace," Amy Dowdyal like fun and I like jokes just as much as any folks. Mamie Dawrly-A good cook makes a happy home. Orna Edwards-God bless the boys, l love them all. I-larry Fleharty-He was a ladies' man but resigned. Olga Garrison'-If l stay single it's not my fault. Rebecca Hayden--A blond Irish maiden. Mabel Herrington-Some dancer, nice to walk with, and good to joy Hunt-Oh joy, he is some boy. Ruth Lamar-Every man disturbs my mind. Oh Prof. be kind. Stella Lapp-l have never regretted my speech but my silence. Alice Little-She plans to stay in "New Castles." Clarence Morrison-A Noble product. Marie Morgan-Nix on High School boysg Uni men for me. Ferris Moore-Thinks twice and speaks once, Charlotte Montgomery-She likes fish-the "Herring" kind. Bess McClellan-Uni men her specialty. Mildred Nay-Who dares to her say nay? Katie Nelms-At boys she's always smilingg her eyes are most lone Pleclger-She never says two words where one would do. Ray Richards-Bright eyes1 shy. Mildred Robinson-Young with old ideas. Pauline Roselius-Lo! l shall draw all to me. Malcom Shead-l-le wears a smile that won't come off. Margaret Smith-She likes the Vowells, not a, e, i, o, u. Otelza Oliphint-Not nearly so shy as she appears. Xyla Pendleton-A future movie star. Roy Smith-lf words were dollars he would be a millionaire. Clara Glenn-She adores Wilson but not Woodrow. Torn Taylor-lf he were the weatherman he would have "Frost" Myrtle Sims-Quiet. modest and serene. Eileen 'Tubbs-A future Prima Donna. jesse Young-Some one else may be there while I'm gone. Lawrence Snapp-Why did they name him ginger? Saber! Tarbyfll-A worthy fellow. perhaps a statesman. Ola Burke-She likes berries. "Grover," Bertha Monica!-Oh dad, watch she has a sailor lad. Phoebe Vowell-l-low would the English language sound if the vowels were Z-i-n-k7 talk to. beguiling. every day. bl. E. Smith-lvlindful not of himself but bearing the burden of others. 1918 -15 Tlfobalx 'fflictures 1'913 ' 46 DVLCflffUAf7 Urvwfs Qu: EQUITANT E0 Nafv A - - 5 6 if 5 gg lllllllllll nnunnmuAulllr1allLl.E'E'll ' " S0 omores 1918 X Sopbomore Class Qfficefs Motto-"We Know Nothing and Know Not. that We Know Nothlng Colors-Blue and Silver Flower-White Chrysanthemum Stone-Grinclstone yell Why for! What for! Who'1'e you going to yell S-O-P-H-0-M-O-R-E-S ! for? Thais the way to spell it- l-Iere's the way to yell it: Sophomores! Soohomores 1918 48 ! I Sophomores! I ! Sopbomores 1918 Sopbomores 1 f 1918 50 Sopbomores 1918 51 Tlfistory of tba Sophomore Class NCE upon a time on a bright sunshiny .day in the fall of 1916 a group I of carefree girls and boys waited anxiously on the steps of Norman l-ligh School. As we entered tremblingly we looked around and e' 'A took note of what was to be our battlefield for the next four years. Enrollment seemed a process never ending under the stern gaze of the teachers Whom We looked meekly upon, not daring to say a word, We sighed for the days ghgt were gone when we were permitted to chew gum and throw paper wgdg 301-oss the room with impunity, Besides this we resented the attitude gf the upper classmen who were always referring to our ardent color and pointing to our supposed inferiority. However our patronizing upper class- men began to take notice when the "little green Freshiesn were able to put several men on the gridiron. Two years have passed, and, notwithstanding our terrors, there have been few casualties and these were occasioned by the Eighth l-lour Study l-lall and the Demerit System, As Sophomores we have simply expanded. After all a Sophomore is much more experienced than a Freshman. We have dis- tinguished ourselves greatly in athletics, furnishing a goodly number of foot- ball men as well as baseball stars. ln the religious and literary societies we are second to none. As to thc quality and earnestness of our work we invite inspection by our most envious rivals. lwlodesty lorbids a further enumera- tion of our virtues. Spring is upon us and vacation draws near. Please vacate your seats juniors. Of all the classes in l-ligh School, The one that will always rank first, ls the old Sophomore Of '20 lore, And that's what l like about us. For athletes that are strong and courageous, CPlease juniors we don't want a cus' :D ls the old Sophomore, Of '2Oth lore, And thats what l like about us, For girls that are pretty and dainty, l just mention this for l must, ls the sweet Sophomore Of 20th lore, And that's what l like about us. D. J. M. 1918 52 prff f 'X I x 1918 53 li 'fr A41 7 A LQ 4 f 4 QF l A 1 I 5 W Tresbmen G lass Cffmcers Motto-"Great Men From Small Freshles Grow Colors-Blue and Gold yell Yum! Yum! ,Yuml Hear things hum! q Freshmen! Freshme Twenty One! I ! IQQIQSV 54 n! .er Tifresbmen Gf lass Tlfistory NE bright September afternoon, as Mr. Robbins glanced out of his ' office window, he saw a tiny speck moving slowly in the distance. As it drew nearer and it grew larger and larger and soon developed into a multitude of quiet and orderly young people. By our per- sonal appearance he thought we were Freshmen but because of our unusually good behavior he believed we were a more advanced class. We immediately formed a line, with no shoving or pushing, and marched around for inspection and enrollment by Mr. Robbins. Our class numbered about one hundred at the end of the first week but some have dropped out since. We were not timid, even at the first, andreadily entered the field of debate where we showed our ability by defeating the Sophomores. lt is the opinion of most of the school-I mean the Freshmen-that we should have had the decision over the juniors. We have always been kind and affectionate to our teachers and have never broken any of the school regulations. We have discussed them many times but finally decided to cease criticism and like them all. Time has shown that they are worthy of the confidence we placed in them and we are glad we can -see that they all have good qualities. ln all lines of work we excel. Even the teachers are proud of us and gave ia large number of our class a place on the l-lonor Roll. The class of 1921 is striving to win the reputation of being the Blue Ribbon class of Norman l-ligh School and, encouraged and aided by our teachers, we are even now upon the high road to success. Having worked together, en- joyed a great many pleasures together, we hope to reach the goal together. 'Zl is looked forward to with great anticipations. V We would like to go on telling you of our good times as well as our ups and downs but we feel that we must close this article for the Seniors want a lit- tle space in this annual and will be peeved if we take up too much of it. We will meet you next year as Sophomores. EVORENE ALDER. 1918 Tires men Top Ro1uiI.awrerice, Corbett, Hamilton, Lamar, Holland. Griffen. .Second Raw-Hedley, Whitley, NVhitwell, Taylor, Coniclln, Fischer, Moomau Third Row-Abbott, Ellsworth, Bartholomew, Alder, Balaour, Scruggs. Top Row-Hu hes, Stout, Langford, lnce, Buchanon, Greeson. oecond Row-grocker, Morrison, Knighten, Miss Schlabach, Massey, Goode. Third Row-Stockton, McAdams, Childs, McAdams, Monical, Morgan. 1913 56 Tres bmen Top Row-Ogborn, Burke, Grigsby, Synnott, Martin, Giles. - Aecond Row-Strong, Hughes, Morroxv, Newbloclc, Dellinger, Hayden, Neil Third Row-Barbour, Reed, Whitwell, lVlcClure, Nelms, Pierson, Top Ron-Anderson, lvlcliinney, Mc1n'cal. Vifatson. Navaro, Smith, Fitch. .Second Ron'-Neil, Powell, Muldrow. Conrad, Pumphrey. lX4eQeorgc, Thin! Rau'-Chancellor. Britt, Lewis, XVil5on, Brandenburg, lgliut. 57 Tr as bmen Top Row-lvlinter, Garrison, Miller, Fra sher, Craig, Howard. Second Row-Wilson, Hutson, Lindsay, green, Owen, Smith. Third Row-Belknap, Bullard, Reed, jones, Phillips. Blusbes Miss Schlabach-"Fred if you would carryaloook once in a while people might think you were a smart child." Fred. B. blushes. Charlotte M. CClearing her throatj-"My lips are so sore." ' Alvin blushes. Dorothea QExamining a carpet Sweeper on a Physics tripb-"Oh I ClO1'1lt like this. You needn't buy this one Elmer." 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X, ..-, . 4. .4 as .X R .. . f ? -W I I N '11 - 5:15 ,-5 1- ,.:.x ' -X Q- . - .imp Aa ..s.5L,,g F-15rm,?Egg ..-.,.,--Q ' 5, fag. 1918 7-1 i'1 mlm 'E , ff ' we ""1 'S tair 'Debating HE year of 1918 has been one filled with activities in the Debating arena. Norman High School is getting a vision of the possibilities of public speaking and every year the number of students who engage in these activities increases wonderfully. As we approach more and more to the highest standard of true world democarcy the necessity for expression on the part of the individual increases proportionately. lt is a conceded fact that the leaders of tomorrow will be those who can put their igleag before the public. There is no institution that offers greater opportunities to the prospective speaker than the great democratic institution, the school. Besides develop- ing effective speakers, debating offers for intellectual development as well as education on the most important questions of the day. BMX- Mr. Cv. A. Lackey is debating sponsor this year. He is a man of ex- ceptional ability and is probably more interested in the success of High School debating than any man in the state. The Boys' Debating Club was re- organized in the fall. The members displayed the old time spirit and the success. There was, however, one society-it did not permit the girls overcome by the disbandonment of of the Philomathian Literary Society organization was on the high road to shortcoming in the constitution of the to become members. This defect was the Debating Club and the organization which is composed of both boys and girls. The participation of girls in the activities of a debating club sets a standard of which we are proud. The class debates were held immediately Aafter Christmas. The first of the series was the Senior-.lunior debate in which the juniors were suc- cessful. ln a short time the Freshmen surprised everyone by defeating the Sophomores. At a regular chapel period the juniors defeated the Freshmen thereby winning the Silver Cup for the second time. The High School tryout was held before a large audience of citizens and students. The following teams were chosen to represent the school: Merle Smith, Roy Smith and Subert Turb 1 l were selected for the League Team and Earl Bartholomew, ames uchanon, and Ceorge Davis were chosen for the State-at-Large Team. ln the first League debate N.H.S. defeated Chandler High School, receiv- ing all three decisions. The team then went to Shawnee where, in one of the closest debates ever staged we lost to our opponents by a two to one decision. ln conclusion we wish to extend our thanks to the public for its earnest support and to Mr. Lackey for his splendid work as sponsor. To the l9l9 debaters we extend our best wishes for success. 1918 60 Tlfigb Scbooawebaling Beams I 1918 61 Tlfobah Tliclures 1918 62 W 15 .--Eiiieaa. :Zi 'W wwf". - ,nw 625' im ai 'WE1 'Geri-5' ,ny gg' 1 api, lg 5 , pp 'Suv iii za! :fav Ill ifvlii 1? -a as '1- v' ' ' 1 v . 1 . -any '2fa.,, 1? jiri Jim? fiifasiif-1' '1 1 -v iii' Lime: we-gm 1918 63 TI bilomatbian PK R Top Row-Powell, Smith, TurbyFIll, Bartholomew, Davis, Ogborn, Alexander. .Second Row-Fitch, Ogbom, McClure, Mr. Newblock, Monnet, Baker. FIRST SEMESTER FLORENCE MONNET SUrELER,LlUg3YEILL RUBY HELMS CHRISTINE ALEXANDER bilomalbian Officers SECOND SEMESTER FLORENCE MONNET SUBERT TURBYFILL S PEARL CORBETT RUBY HELMS 1.918 64 President Vice-President Secretary Til Treasurer 37. 127. G. TA. Officers FLORENCE IVIONNET ..........,...,.... .,,......M.... P resident RUBY 1-IELMS ..4.,...... ,.AA.,,. V ice-President EULA CAMP .,..,......... ............ Secretary IRENE AMBRisrER ...,.....A...A..A..A,,.,,.,,......,..........,,. Treasurer .imjlf HE Y. W. C. A., although not a very old organization 119145, has certainly progressed rapidly and, although much work has been accomplished each year, the year 1917-1918 surpasses all. The if " membership numbers over eighty. Much Social Service work has been done this year, especially at Christmas. The girls also sent many boxes to the 1-ligh School boys who have gone out to fight for "Old Crloryf' A knitting club was organized for the purpose of knitting for the soldiers but was abandoned when the entire school took up the work. The primary object of the Y. W. C. A. is to bring the girls into a closer relation with jesus Christ and to promote the spirit of fellowship among the girls. Much of the success of this organization is due to the faithful and untiring effort of the President who tried so hard to make things worth while. The names of the faithful workers are too numerous to mention in the limited space here but they cannot be forgotten. The Y. W. C. A. owes much to its kind sponsor, Miss Barbour, whose sympathy and help cannot be overestimated. The Y. W. C. A. will soon be affiliated independ- ently with the National Y. W. C. A. 1918 Tlfobak Tliclures I9l8V 66 Z Q 'BW Q 'S w w 7 fs . -Q NN 2 dh' EY R E7 I3 Q '-47 fffiif' L f of efatram 1 my Q02 fg V I F ' 'EF' I Z5 Z 17:1 X ,K K Lf f W l3 Rg V' 4, ff ' kii 0 , LEGS RREX i mfi O ' ,f ' , Q Awami, ,igaiaazf1fff4.-EN X I 'g " K Y Ag gig' if f Rf- ,I x xl he f X x ,H 'M V' K 1 ' .' M W' ' Am ' N fl ' K-' f X F 1 , X , FN E! ' df, , ,Y z -- ' 'A A - 'X -f D af-Y-if - 1355 X ,ff f , wg xg, M " ' , K 1 X' -'f S X N - - W 67 Cfficers Company TA Koster Stirling Allan, Richard Anderson, Harrell Bailey, Travis Baker, Edward Barbour, Earl Bartholomew, Clifford Bowles, james Buchanan, Clarence Buttram, Lee Cathey, I-Ienry Clanton, jim Downing, Russell Eichorn, l-larry Fleharty, Walter Furbee, Lynn Geyer, Alvin I-Ierring, Robert I-loward, Warren I-ludgens, joy I-Iunt, Amon lnce, Carl jackson, Pinus Kirk, Madison Landacre, Wayne Miller, Robert Moffett, Clarence Morrison, Leldon Morrison, Maurice Morrow, George McDaniel, George McKinney, George Nemececk, Dwight Patton, Kennith Phelan, Ewell Powell, Elmer Pumphrey, George Roane, Earl Sadler, Walter Sadler, Malcolm Shead, Clarence Spiller, Lester Stout, Tom Taylor, Charley Thompson, Subert Turbyfill, Byron Van Camp, Dwight Whitwell. Clarence Wilson, Jesse Young. ""'x I9 1 8 68 9161 COMPANY A ,iq -an Officers Company 55 Koster Bill Abbott, Wayne Barbour, Harold Belknap, jack Brandenburg, Frank Brewer, Ches- ter Capshaw, Artie Collier, I-Ienry Conkling john Conrad, Virgil Conrad, Clyde Cottrel, Ross Cottrell, Theodore Craig, Albert Crisp, Clifton Davidson, Robert Durkee, Earl Ed- wards, jack Engleman, Clare Fisher, Francis Floyd, j. R. Giles, Kirby Goode, Bellamy Grigsby, Weldon I-ledley, Marcus I-Iutson, Barton Jamison, Edward johnson, Raymond Kennedy, Earl Langford, Fred Lawrence, Ivan Lehrer, l-Ioward Lewis, Loron Martin, Winfield Miller, Edward Morgan, Hardy McGeorge, Hobart Neil, George Orenbaun, Everett Ogborn, Charles Phillips, Lester Pierson, Lasco Pledger, Ray Richards, Oliver Roselius, Dale Scruggs, Carl iaith, lacy Smith, Merle Smith, Roscoe Thompson, Elmer Wails, Robert Whitely, Garland itwe . 1.918 JJ 70 8161 COMPANY B military Etaining 3356 year the Board of Education instituted a voluntary course in military drill. Some of the boys "enlisted" in the "I-ligh School School Company" and the course was continued for the remainder ' - -'Q of the year. This year it was deemed necessary by the Board to make the course compulsory. ln conjunction with this ruling there was passed one requiring all boys to wear military uniforms. The work of train- ing is largely entrusted to the boys. There are two companies, each having about 160 members. They are taught infantry drill, including skirmish and platoon drill and wigwag signaling. Since this country entered the war many of the students as well as the teachers have enlisted. Among the teachers are: lvl. S. Mclvlurtrey, D. A. Turner, Harve Collins, W. O. Roth- well, and Mr. Funk. Among the students arei Carl lnce, jim Cray, Falkner Curtiss, Ray Reed, Merle Smith, Okla Bobo, Arthur Furr, Charles McDaniel, Harry Elledge. lla ilosmol AUilinr5 mm-4 wlurl -llwul wm'lo?:- Flzom nHAml1zi1w CD' 3 -9 Loon wnos HERE! fft 94,777 ' 6-L ' . ln till ff lk A i X .xl .Kill ez ck K C K ' . - kk - ' Eequjy drown but by I .N K J ui Ti' sa 4 .1 :UN 1 fa A SINGLE Turzfnx: "-I-Hou CZILIEST W 'S Qi' - 'f"""""' Sum A Suesr-omni.: ' ,ii SHAPE 5' " -, 'F' V ,E ixhakqsreve nam. ,....,f,, .,. ,mu i Vjiwvl ,Rc+m.-Rs R-zzli Q, FZTE' gg CHANGE Fenh.-nes 'ha look l-nuwuan ' fm TK ' -fa.- fog fm, - 3 f' ,M g A A New Pam op ffoofprg il, y 11owABou'f .f" TTv:iQhmi.6...fy?i 5' 5'j,Q"' f ffl? :E ' 162771114 ww iix iisr W E L- :I rs - :::." - ,:. "" Q. JP? gag? 6 0 T rf ' Z., Ever-:IF TQ-IS 47 - IK 3 T3-7 ll ' Tj, T is r-'iv Fuisr ' ' " 1 Z .. 1' s. Kg , 152555 mit, E . ,fff,,f E i A I K 1 . ' YGUCAKT . xi SQQBQE RE a fldvme 'Q E I txvszr if .K am 5 H M M QUE SHE' ' ' rovfor: r-ell yearn why.NQf hqqq 59mg Luxe 'rneseff Q 1 1918 72 'Democracy vs. 'liutocracy fllrize Essay HE sorrow of war has reached our hearts. We are in the struggle. Every Americans F T15 44 Ai . . . . . . , . happiness, religious and political freedom, and honor is at stake. This mighty conflict will determine the destiny of the world. lt will decide whether the future 535- ye' of mankind is peace, Christianity, and democarcyg or war, lvlohammedanism, and autocracy. On the field of France, the battle of Tours is in progress. The Teutons, allied with the Mohammedans, are Hghting under a banner on which is inscribed the very principle of Mo- hammedanismz "lV1lGl-IT MAKES RIGI-IT." Disputing the advancement of such a doctrine firmly stands the line of Democracy. Fighting under a banner on which is written "Tl-IE GOLDEN RULE" along with the American principle-we can say the Christian principle-that all men are created equal. Before autocracy and lvlohammedanism can dominate the world, Democarcy must first he destroyed. This has been their watchword, "Democracy must be destroyed!" The hour has arrived, the crisis is here. Will-our cause fail? Will freedom be crushed? Will democracy be destroyed? Fellow Americans shall we allow to come from the pen of the lvluseof History the humiliating words, "This generation permitted the torch to be overthrown and the fire of liberty to be extinguished?" As if an echo to this question we hear an answer from voices 110 millions strong. No! never as long as a drop of American blood Hows in our veins! No American will live to see a Prussian victory. We are determined to win and freemen in a battle for freedom can never fail. I ln the heart of every German aristocrat is burning the ambition that some day "Prussian Kultur" and the iron hand will pilot the worlds ship of state on the high seas of international diplomacy. Quoting from the l-lun emperor, the mouthpiece of German tyranny, "XVe are the salt of the earth. The world shall have its coat cut according to our measure. lf you were to ask me, how shall l build up the kingdom of God my answer would be. be a good German. Our Fatherland will, I hope, become in the future, as powerful as once the Roman World Empire was. And just as in the old times they said: 'Civis Romanus Sumf at some time in the future they will say, l am a German citizen." From their own words we see that the mission of this autocratic Teutonic peril is to subjugate all the peoples of the earth,to crush America, and upon the ruins of freedom establish a world empire. Why does Germany, a nation which could have shared the world's honor, succumb and deteriorate under the influence of such a dream? What has caused a once Christian nation to devastate and be more treacherous, cruel, and barbarous than any savages of any time? When Prussia is brought before the bar of judgment for trial, when brought into the limelight of truth, there will be pronounced a verdict of "GUlLTY." The world condemns Prussia and holds her responsible for all this evil. lt is against Prussianism that America has taken up arms. The past of Germany was bright with prospects. It was a land of art, literature, and religion. But in the last decade of the 17th century a spot of fate began to spread on the map of Europe and enlarged until, nearing the dawn of the 20th century, two-thirds of former Germany was subjugated and smothered under its influence. The other states that had withstood this fatal blow so long were finally charmed by the brightness of Prussian arms, miSlCll. and eventually conquered. Thus was modern Germany founded built upon a founda- tion of war ' Nord, militarism, widows, orphans, and blood. 1.918 73 Tfssay-Glonlinucb On the page of Prussia's history, or any other land while under Prussia's jurisdiction, is written the name of no exponent of freedom, equality, and liberty as Martin Luther, Oliver Cromwell, Thomas jefferson, Abraham Lincoln, or Woodrow XVilson. Today Prussianized Germany is governed by secret sessions of the Bundersrath, whose members are aristocrats appointed by the nobility. Prussia has the controlling voice. I-ler king, the emperor, appoints the chancellor. Prussia can veto any law. In other words the emperor has absolute power which is concealed under the curtain of this legislative body. The people are blindfolded as to their true condition by a supposed House of Repre- sentatives, the Reichsteig which has no legislative power. It can be dissolved at the will of the emperor. The nobility, in a humorous way, justly term it, "The I-lall of Echoes," but it serves to blind the people of Germany. From birth the individuals are betrayed and misled to believe that their Prussian doc- trines are righteous and divine. We can hear the clear voice of school children singing "O Germany, I-Iigh in I-lonor, the Land of Faith," The principle they are taught is, "The indi- vidual is created for the benefit of the state, that any crime, regardless of how cruel, is just and righteous when committed for the state." There is no feeling of sympathy for the individ- ual. As the result of this Belgium now lies bleeding under the trample of I-lun cruelty and the mailed fist. Regardless of the name it bears that practice is not Christianity. To speak in earnest, that principle of force is Mohammedanism. Such a contrast! I-low different is the American. theory that our government exists for the benefit and safety of the American people. When our Sammies have finished their drive, when the Stars and Stripes are unfurled over the imperial palace of Berlin, no one can charge and history cannot write that limbs were torn from the bodies of German youths that they might not bear arms against us. No homes shall be separated and no women shall be mur- dered. Even until the last we shall be able to show a clean record. That is the teaching of Christianity. We are fighting for this under the prinicples laid down by the Prince of Peace. The reason the common people of Germany can be led to do such terrible, inhuman crimes is that they have been fooled by the aristocratic princes. They can fool all the Ger- man people some of the time1 they can fool some of the German people all the time: but they cannot fool all the German people all the time. As Napoleon was overthrown by the growing national spirit, so will Prussianism be destroyed by the aid of the rising spirit of democracy in the German people. ln the present war every peoples liberty is held in the balance. Pen or human tongue can never tell how much is at stake. We have attempted a great task: we must not falter. The die is castg the Rubicon is crossed. Our brethren are already in the field. We cannot afford to fail. We must wage and.win this war. lf Abraham Lincoln, the only American to reach the lonely heights of immortal fame, were here today he would say, "Fellow Amer- icans we entered this war for a principle. The war will end when that principle is established. Under God I hope this war will not end until that principle is established." If that principle is established, if Prussian militarism is crushed, world peace will be possible. The future will be a range of impregnable mountains, rising in war's path, to dis- pute the onward march of Mars' destructive passion. Universal peace will be like a ray of ilight across the land. Mankind will realize the Parliament of Manzthe Federation of the World. ....l 1918 74 l Y "Al TA mobern Tciutbor ENE STRATTON PORTER has been called a"lover of the great outdoors, "and indeed 'f she is. This isonething in her writings which impresses her readers and makes them remember her books. She has never written a book of pure Fiction, always j the things of the woods: the Flowers, the birds, the trees, and the butterflies enter ' ' ' in, and, when combined with some beautiful fiction, make never to be forgotten and, which may be read again and again, each time, seemingly becoming more beautiful and more to be remembered. When she was a child she wandered over her fathers large Indiana farm and here began her love for the wild thingsg for the Howers, trees, and things of the woods. As she grew older her 'love of these things increased, and, in a desire to make other people love them too, she began writing. She succeeded Wonderfully for all of her readers grew to have a great sym- pathy with :he shy wood creatures. Very few descriptions of more delightful things can be found to equal hers. They make one see and love the things she sew and loves. Her characters are simple and true to life, as her descriptions. They have high and pure ideals. ln her book "Freckles," Freckles, a Waif from the orphan's home comes in con- tact with nature in all its primitiveness in a large swamp called the Limberlost. Here Freckles proves his worth and finally finds love. This book is full of the swamp, the lonliness and deso- lation at first but later when Freckles had become acquainted with the strange noises and had learned to interpret them its grandeur and beauty shows itself in the changing of the sea- sons. In "Girl of the Limberlostu the swamp again enters in. The girl of the Limberlost, by her constant association with the wonders of God in the things of the swamp, is made into a beautiful pure souled woman. This contact with nature made her see the wonders of God's knowledge and care. It expanded her soul and gave her a greater sympathy with human nature. A warped, hardened, narrow-minded woman, coming into the knowledge of God's handiwork in the development of a moth, breathed this prayed: "To the extent of my brain power l realize your presence and all it is in me to comprehend your power. Help me to learn. even this late, the lessons of your wonderful creations. Help me to unshackle and expand my ssul to the fullest realization of your wonders. Almighty God make me bigger, make m broa er." The Harvester is one of her most beautiful characters. The keynote to his life was clean living. ln his association with nature in the woods near his home he worshipped the Divine Ruler for His love and care for the wild things. Seeing the power of healing in the roots Of exquisite flowers he did not hesitate to tear them from the earth, His life, alone with flowers, birds, trees, butterliies, and a dog for companions, evolved for him a high, clean system of morals. He kept his soul and body from contamination. His prayer was: "Almighty Evolver of the Universe, help me to keep my soul and body clean, and at all times to do unto others as l would be done by." What more noble prayer could be found for a real man? When we read these books which make us see the hand of a mighty God in the smallest leaf or fiower, how can we imagine the depth and beauty of the soul of a woman behind the pen which writes these revelations? Certainly Gene Stratton Porter deserves a high place in the esteem of every seeker after the pure in literature. HELEN lVlcCoY 1918 Tlnlerior View manual Eraining anb 'Eomeslic Science 19,1 3 76 R-1 6. ' fx ' -X ff? 'Mix 0 ,ffM,, 1' f ix vu. 1,5-""' -4" V, - ' ' J v '11 f4jic'6ff,',f" M A ' - I, ff wwf. ff' gf. W f 1 ' 'M ,. - ' . H L-lmxkdgx with 1-:QQ-3 In M aw H09 1 69 An' ar" .- I .5 ., 19553 'k Q12 xg QZQ KN QQ 153 X gf Z W f -I 1 X 4 fyfff www? 9 SKS? IDIS 77 "Nhat EpiToR's NOTE. rftitiqougiw The Trail Staff has used every precaution to prevent anything but the truth from entering these columns, nevertheless slight deviations therefrom will always creep in. Therefore the Editor accepts no re- sponsibility for what appears hereinj. AN ODE TO LATIN All are dead who wrote it, All are dead who spoke it, All will die who learn it, Blessed death, they earn it. MARYS PONY Mary had a Latin Pony. lt's leaves were white as snow: And every lesson that she got The Pony she used you know. She took the Pony to class one day, NVhich was against the rule: To have a Latin Pony At your seat in school. That teacher spied the Latin Pony. And loudly rose the sound. Till Mary softly rose and wept: And soon was homeward bound. Soon her face was seen no more And in that far and distant land They dug a hole and Covered her with Caesar's sand. Clarence Spiller upon being asked by his mother to describe his girl said, "Oh what's the use, Ivlamma, to try to? They dont make words big enough to cover all the ground when you start talking about lvlarguerite jones. Olcla Con Physics tripj-i'Smith, what are we going to do in the courthouse." ji' E. S. Qlrritablyl-"Call me profes- sor, Birdie Hicks Ctranslating Caesarj-'iThe enemy hastened from that place to the Axone river because there was to be a dem- onstration before our camp." Mr. D. Qin American History Classj- "lVlr. lkflartin distinguish between direct and indirect taxation." Charlie Nlarlin-"Direct taxation is where my wife asks me for rnoneyg indirect taxa- tion is where she ransacks my pockets while l sleep." Parson-"Do you know where .little boys go when they smoke." Freshman-i'Yes. Up the alley." 0. Smile" B Miss Wickman-"Cirls the recipe calls for 6 granules of salt, 20 grains of rice, 6M teaspoonfuls of sugar. This recipe is large enough to serve four people so each couple cut the recipe in two. Be sure and not get the four granules of salt or it will be too salty." Miss XV.-"Gladys what is the object in making tea?" Gladys R.-"Well, the object is to drink it," "Hows your boy, Dosey, getting along with his studies?" "Pleasantly," replied Mr. Howard, "I-le doesn't bother 'em none." Mr. Edwards-"Stirling you may bring that gum you are chewing up here." Bud-"just a minute and I'll get you a new stick." Mrs. Edwards-"You dont seem to enjoy your dinner dear: what's the matter?" Mr. N. H.-"l was wondering if there was some typographical errors in that cook book of yours." Henry C. Cdiseussing the football team of which he was a memberj-"You know young Sadler? Well he's going to be our best man before long." Rebecca B.-'iWhat a nice way to pro- pose to me." Can a man buy a cap for his knee? Or a key for a lock of his hair? Can his eyes be called an academy Because there are pupils there? ln the crown of his head what gen set? Who crosses the bridge of his nose? Can he use in shingling the roof of his mouth? The nails on the ends of his toes? 'IS HFC Soph.-"Say Fresh., you want to keep your eyes open when you stroll through these halls." Fresh.-"NVhy?" -Soph.-"Because you look like a darn idiot if you go around with them shut." Red McD.-"Of course you understand that our engagement must be kept a secret," Chariine-"Oh yes, dearg I tell every- body that." Absence makes the grades grow rounder. 1,918 78 you Never mace the Worlb :better by Trowning My Saturday 'tis of thee Sweet day of liberty, For thee we long. Sweet day that ends our tests. Sweet day that brings our rest, Sweet day that we love best, Let Saturday come. Mr. Edwards Cpulling a long hair off Mr. Smith's coat and throwing it downl- "See how it takes off to the Cottage Home." CSmith gets sorej. Mr. Smith was absent from Physics class. Who taught? Mr. Fdwards and lvlr. Robbins think it a good joke because Irene couldn't go to class the next day. . Tom Taylor-HThe lesson you assigned today was so long that I couldn't get it thoroughly." - Miss Schlabach-"You tell your troubles to the policeman. There is one down town on the corner." . Tom-"I told my troubles to him and he said he was looking for you already with a warrant from the Humane Society." Mr. Robbins Qat pie supperj-"Now in case of fire, you know, all keep your seats and get up quietly." "What happened to Babylonfwas a ques- tion given in Anc. History. "It fell," came the answer. A'What became of Ninevahf' uit was destroyed." "And what of Tyre?" "Punctured." There are cases in court. And there are cases of beer. But the worst of all cases Is "Red" and "Charline," dear, One day, just as night was falling in the back yard stood a woman holding a child by the south end of the house. Her brother was killed many years before when a cow kicked him just north or the corn crib. He died shortly after. the train having struck him somewhere between the roundhouse and the depot. Mr. D.-"Which state has two capitals?" Ray Saxon-"New Hampshire." Mr. D.-"Name them." Ray-"Capital N and capital H." just when I've settled down to rest. And hate so much to go. My ma will say "Come john and bring A pail of H1O." An' then I git the old tin pail- You bet I hate to though- An' from the spring most half agmile I tote the H1O. just sure as washin' day comesiround, I never have no show To read or rest or anything, I But carry H10 And when it s time to cut the hay, And the hands go out to mow. I pack them twenty times a day A jug of HzO, An' even Sunday afternoons, When sister has a beau, She'll say, "Dear john bring'dlVIr.-Brown A glass of H1O. Wunst my pa's barn it ketched afire. And blazed and flamed like tow An' we just stood and watched it burn Fer the want of H1.O. An' wunst when I went up to town To visit Uncle joe, Aunt paid the milkman fifty cents Fer chalk and HzO. An' when I go a-Fishin'- I like so much to go- I have to walk most seven miles To the pool of I-I1O. Then I sit down and bait my hook. An' give my line a throw. An' watch the cork. bob up and down On top of H1O. That clay goes by just like a dream, An' soon it's time to go, I wisht we had in our back yard A pool of H1O. An' thus its been throughout my life, Most everyone I know Is wishing all the time Fer more of H2O. So when I leave this sinful world An' to another go, I hope I'll'Iand where no one lacks Or wants fer H1.0. Freshman-"Can you tell me where Mr. Garrelsori-"Please notice my classes Room C for military drill is?" will not meet on the board tomorrow." Mr. Smith-"Out of door campus." 1918 S Ullfasie Ebee nymph cub Bring with Ebee Iles! uno youthful .fllollilyn During the severe rains of the winter Francis Floyd had been absent several days. Mr. Robbins demanded an excuse. The next day he appeared with the following: "Dont you know it's been raining and Francis ain't no duck?" Mr. -Smith-"Why does a baby crawl instead of walk?" Ray Mc.-"It makes it bowlegged to walk." Qln History class talking about jeffer- son's political papersj Mr. D.-"What did he call them Fred." Fred T.-"Poor Richards Almanac." Miss Wiclzman-"You shouldnt eat pies: Hour and sugar are too expensive. Why I havent eaten any for months." Mr. Rothwell Qreaching in his pocket and pulling out a nickelj-"I-Iere go buy you a piece of pie." CWhen Seniors picked cottonj Warren H.-"Take these green per- simmons and give them to Mr, Robbins." Hattie Poynlz-"Wont he be mad be- cause he won't be able to open his mouth to cuss us out." Mr. Smith-"Dorothea doesnt your mother tighten a little screw at the bottom of the pendulum of your clock?" Dorothea-"I never have caught her at it." A Speaker in Chapel-"Every l"our in the day at sunset the peasants of Italy bow their heads in prayer." Miss Marshall Cassigning topics for re- ports in Fnglishj-'iDovie what do you want?" Dovie-"Oh I want a man." Miss Marshall-"Merle when was Shakes- peare born?" Merle-"I don't know." Miss M.-"Well look it up." Merle goes to dictionary. Florence lvl.-i'Nadine what is, 'If ignor- ance is bliss 'tis folly to be wise' in?" Nadine-"I don't know. What is it in?" Florence-"Why it's in Grays 'Pros- pects of a Moth Eaten Tower.' " r CGray's Faton Towerj. H Miss Barboufsfinal exam. in Algebra I.- Subtract, add, divide, multiply and sub- stitute in all the formulae all the problems we have had this year." Mr. Davis-"Maysel what is the name of the ship the Pilgrims came over in?" Maysel-"lVIerrimac." - Olive Ogborn Cin Y. W. C. AJ-"I move that Louise sing for us." Irma T.-"I think we had better con- sider the girl's feelings." Alberta-i'Do you mean girl's lI.,ou sej or girls Call Y. W. girlsj?" ' PRIVILEGES IN N. H. s. Mr. Robbins in Chapel-"No pupil in Nor- man I-Iigh School is allowed to go to Ca- they's Jetween 9 in the morning and 3:30 in the afternoon." Lee Cathay-"Will you bring me my din- ner?" Miss Schlabach knocks on the desk for order. Freshman-"Come in." Miss Marshall-"Travis take your hand down so I can see your eyes." Mr. Smith-"What is music?" Merle--"lt is the expression of the soul." Mr. Lackey-"An equation is the ex- pression of two equalitiesf' Warren H.-"And music is the ex- pression of the soul." There was a man named Lackey, 7 Who was very fond of tobaccy, Who made his students weary, By his great amount of theory. Edwards-"What is dollars times dol- lars7" Class-"Dollars" Edwards-"Oh no, square dollars. How many of you think there ain't no such thing as dollars times dollars." The wife of NI-I.S.'s principal has had a career. I-ler maiden name was Partridge. I-Ier grandfathers' names were Swan and jay but they are both dead and are now Birds of Paradise. They live on I-Iawk Avenue, Eagleville, Canary Island. Her present name is Robbins. 1918 f X Lllbvff Effx 'Q ' if i xmNxxN ,7Z , L1 X ff Wx 7 my 70" , N MM . ... fha !X3 xx' ff ff ff 1" 'W X X Q4 K fM,,f- AA - ff- A-if if-4 QM M ...Lf+ Q-- -A ,if X ' - ?'f.iP,' ff 4 : , v ii 1 'F 'fr 1 :fx U Y. sft- -- A 5--.,, ,-,,,. , wg ' 'Z-if ,, '-.NNI Q0 'I ,',vV ir Haj- 5171? l in 7 by-,I '3' xi- ,mmf -. :N N '!!uffgijfp55 -' . - -xv, . W -., " , 4..- 'X-' os f-ni 1. - wiffwra diff", x ' ' ll pf' ', f' x , N . .'I-,Jr 4 ., A ll N X I f ,.n . n - . ,.- . I., x X f X mix R.. ' I IIL XIII ' -as .- 1+ X- ,. ' 1 , ' xg:E.- jr K K 1, '- ', -"' -- .' mr AQ., f, mf,,,f,w ,' f ff . ffm , "Wu ' . f 2 ff . I f1,f'l'f0 x -W - r, if ji - H :Pdf 'R x - "4 iii' ,, - ' f- X . V--Aj JA, X , ,- : 1 4 7, A ii, J -+- - wx . -gi '-"A+-Mfg 'f-'-- N ,,., ' Af V ,S 1:5 " , . , ,V S . xxx. ,,f1,li.i M ?,,,,i1 -Y ff- - V "-T- :1, My 1 .j I , YW in , iff, ., Y -hx HT, -f ii W ,Z , ,. 1- X1 'W L L Q D L IX 17 -L1 IQ I 8 81 it MR. HUGH MCDERMOTT Norman High School Football Coach l-Iugh McDermott is teacher of athletics in Norman High School. Many of the old standloys graduated last year but he succeeded in developing an exceedingly good team out of practically all new material. l-le was a member of the Varsity eleven this year and received instructions from Bennie Owen. l-le was so young that he seemed as one of the boys and always had their confidence. l-le suffered a broken arm early in the season but he still retained the "pep," I-le is in the Army now. 1918 82 8161 Norman Tlfigb School Tootball Beam TOM TAYLOR "Nic" "Nig"is a newcomer in Norman High School but he can play football. He played quar- ter and end. He will be back next year. WILLIAM HOWARD HBILL.. Bill started his career in 1914 and has been a regular halfback ever since. Bill is a Senior and will not be back next year. It will be a' big loss to the team. EDWARD JOHNSON "SISTER" "Sis" played a great game at quarter. He was a good passer and used his head fre- quently. He is a Sophomore and will be back next year. 1918 84 LESTER STOUT ul"lERCULESH Lester was the smallest man on the team but played a good game at left end. l-le is a Freshman and will be a mainstay next year. GEORGE IVICDANIEL "RED" "Red"played a good game at' fullback this year. Last year he played tackle and full. Red broke his arm at the first of the season but got back into the game in a few weeks. l-le will not be here next year. HARRY FLEI-IARTY HFLEAH "Flea" was a fast end. I-le was a sure tackler and good at receiving passes. l-le is a junior and will be with N.l-l.S. next year. 1918 ss RAYMOND KENNEDY L'joHN" ' This is "'jol'1n's" first year on the N.H.S. football team. He played a good game at halfback. He is a Senior and will not be back next year. ELMER WAILS "EAT" Elmer was captain of the 1917 team. He played a good steady game at tackle. He was on the all-state team of 'lo and 'l7. He will not be here next year. IVIALCOM SHEAD "MACK" 'llvlacknplayed a good game at end. He was a sub but will make a good man next year. He is a junior. 1918 i . ,. ' ' .5 1.1 86 ROBERT HOWARD "DosEY" "Dosey" has played three years and is cap- tain for 1918: "Dosey" played a great game at tackle this year. Formerly he was a guard. I-le weighs 212 pounds. RICHARD ANDERSON A "DICK" "Dick"played a good game at right half. 1-le was a sub. 1-le is a Sophomore and will be a Wonderful help to the team next year. CLIFFORD BOWLES "BLoND1E" "Blondie" played his first year with N.1-1.5. in 1917. He was one of the best guards in the state. 1-le is a Sophomore and will be back next year. 1.918 87 HENRY CLANTON "I-IE1N1E" "I-Ieinie" played a good game at left guard. This was his first year. I-Ie was a rock wall and all by himself, I-le will not be here next year. EARL LANGE ORD "Doc" This was Earls first year with us but never- theless he showed remarkable ability on the gridiron. I-le was a sub half and end man. I-le will be one of the strongest men on the team next year. WALTER SADLER ULANKYH "l.,anky," although he was playing his first year, played a wonderful game at center. I-le was good at breaking up passes and on pass- ing the ball to the back field. He is a Senior and will not be back next year. 1918 Q 88 Ebe Beam T has been characteristic of Norman High School to put out a football team that is not afraid to play any team in the state. This year it came back very strong. Although severalold men were gone, Coach McDermott whipped a lot of new material into shape with wonderful success. These new men entered the game with fire in their eyes and by the end of the season had l73 points to their credit. We opened the season by defeating Prague 7 to O on September 21. We then stacked up a 33 to 9 score on McAlester. Then came a reverse. We were forced to play a game with Marshall in a sandstorm and as a result suffered a l3 to 0 defeat. We then defeated our neighbor, Purcell, 55 to O. The results of the succeeding games are given in the table below. Everett Ogborn and Merle Smith, the yell leaders, did much to inspire pep in the student body. Mr. Livingstone organized a band which created much en- thusiasm by its patriotic airs. Gbe Seconb Beam McDermott prepared the material for l9l8. I-le developed AV' 3.3-r a good husky squad that will no doubt walk away with the cham- pionship next year. THE sEAsoN's RECORD Norman ....... 46 Prague ...... Norman ....... 33 McAlester Norman ...,... O Marshall., Norman ......, 55 Purcell ....,. Norman ...,..,. ....... 4 5 Ada ...,i,.... Norman ........ .,...., O Cherokee.. Norman ....,.. 0 Madill... .i Norman ....... 20 Blackwell. Norman ...... ...,....,, 1 3 Fairview.. l73 191 8 S9 :baseball Athletic Association held a meeting and elected Edward john- son captain of the 1918 Baseball team. Edward is fully quali- fied for this office for he has been acquainted with the gameeiever since he was large enough to hold a bat. Bill Howard was elected manager. He expects to have many games on the schedule. The boys have taken much interest in the game this year. The Cadets of the school went out to the park and put the diamond in shape for the season. When Captain johnson issued the first call over twenty men reported. There is much promising material. Superintendent N. H. Edwards will coach the team. Captain johnson expects to play at the field meet to be held in Norman, April 26, 27, 28, and we think he will lead this team to victory and the state championship. Erack ygfggk HOWARD was elected Captain of the l9l8 Track Team. 1 .1 . Although several- veterans of the cinder path have left school, we 5 A T 34 expect to have as good a track team as Norman ever put out. Cap- tain Howard is a wonderful half-miler and also runs the mile in good time. There are many men in school who have shown their ability as sprinters. Clifford Bowles has been putting the shot about forty feet and expects to do better by the time the track meet occurs. Eennis ORIVIAN showed her superiority in Tennis last year when Marie Q' if Morgan captured the state title in the girls' class. She is with is W fl-Qqf j us this year and will show her old time valor in the track meet in April. military Gtaining ' Cn May 2nd competitive drill will be held and the winning com 155 pany will be given a silver loving cup, the gift of Mr. Edwards. .Q.,?Qi.f HERE are two companies of cadets in Norman High School this year. .... if l 1918 90 'Gbis Page 'Donaleb to the ldniteb States ffoob Hbministrakion - U52 Gbe Grail A , TIE is Necessary Ebat we 'Eat 'less meal anb 'Less Wheat Ynreab ' "' l-IE United States Food Administration asks you to get behind our fix- f l soldiers sailors and Allies by sending them now the most food '4ZiF.u,2!A1 mi - - A ' ,2 'vj . . . . possible 1n the least shipping space. Every man, Woman-and child in America can help by eating less wheat, beef, pork, fats and sugar, more of other plentiful foods which cannot be shipped, and by avoiding Waste. um 'less Coal Eat Plenty, Wisely, Without Waste, and l-lelp Win the War. Mniteb Skates T006 Txbministration Washington, ED. C. 1918 91 Tlfobak Tfliclures A 1.918 92 M, "Che Village Scboolmastern ln Norman High School chapel Professor Edwards standsg A mighty windjamrner is he, With strong and capable hands, And the muscles of his lengthy tongue Are as strong as iron bands. His locks are few and far betweeng His face is like the tang His brow is wet with angry sweat, He teaches what e'er he can, And shakes a stick in every face, For he loves not any man. Day in and day out, from morn till night, His mighty voice does roar, We love to laugh at his flaming eyes, While we rush for the open door, And later catch his burning words that fly Like chaff from a threshing floor. Toiling, grumbling, quarreling, Onward through school he goes, Each morning sees that school begins, Each evening sees it closeg Something started, something done, He has earned a long night's doze. Thanks, thanks to thee our wise good Prof., For the things thou hast wroughtg Thus to the tune of the hickory stick Our lessons must be brought That which, by you was taught. REO 1918 Tduoilorium miscellaneous Compliments lo the Tacully Robbins Cin Agriculture classj-"Name the dairy type of poultry." You have often heard of tales. Compare this with yours. Robbins tells of a hog that had a tail eleven inches long. Wonder why Bobby Livingstone carries the keys to Miss Wickman's pantry? Charline Cin Geometry classj-"Mr. Beaird will you loan me a dollar to draw a circle with?" Mr. Beaird-"I have a dollar bill if you can use that." At a meeting held in the office April Z the patrons of 'Norman High School elected Mr. N. I-I. Edwards as sponsor of the April Fool Club. They hold their meet- ings regularly, meeting daily from 3 to 5 P. M. Smith Cin Geometry classj-"Can you think of a many sided Hguref' Student-"Yes, Mr. Robbins." Miss Harlow seems to be making a hit among the faculty, especially with Mr. Davis, but almost any old maid can do that. 1.918 3. gr-and a-hcl gig!-i0U,5 feelirf? with afulsgnfs to Briggs. 3 I 'XX L I1 ,LX we mesa Whenyouare f ll ghgsiiona -thenutmbarof pi-Ubfc '04 f ,. V13 3 3 8 H H if x 1 'T 5 x A g bpd N B A-1 A fflx ! ff x f AviA+hevFN f 5 . ARA Ypwfh-sk sf a lawyve n ati A-rim jlfff of flue Yeaf I Aalfl. 6 - LL .A 'silk X' n a Gravyl ,,.,. 3- me., when the fDag Seems Gloomy Professor j. E. Smith announces that the "Smith Manufacturing Co." has secured a charter and is now running full speed. The latest products are: Salone Smith, Roy Smith, Ernest Smith, Marguerite Smith, Merle Smith, lda Smith, Susie Smith, Carland Smith and the whole Smith famil-e-e-e. Miss Marshall-"What did Southey write?" Travis-"l.,amb's Tales of Shakespeare." First Freshman Cstudying Latinj-"What is ego?" Second Freshman-'AA substitute for eggs that you use in making cakes." HEALTH H I NTS To stop feet itching-fill shoes with nine cans of nitroglycerine and jump from a high place. A little axle grease together with stewed prune juice should remove your wrinkles in ten years. To remove the complexion-if applied vigorously, using a hammer if necessary, the following will not fail to remove your complexion. It has never failed yet: . nitric acid and glycerine. WANTED--Science teachers. No brains or experience required. Good pay. Big- gest nut gets the job. Apply at Reeds Drug Store, cfo Board of Education. 1918 Tlfobak 'ffliclures -V Wear. :: -- .Y , 1918 96 1. 'luke Ullcfiuke-ffl'l'is Column OU may think you know your lesson but you can't make the Prof, think so. A boy takes his medicine and shuts up about it but it's different with a girl. In lrving's time lchabod, the schoolmaster, loved Katrina: but now Chauncey is in love with Nina. the schoolma'am. l The woman, who used to have a daughter who washed the dishes and took care of the k1dS after supper, now hasaseventeen year old princess who entertainsa cigarette smoker in the Parlor until ten o'clock. Some students are always desirous of getting kicked out of school but it's different when the opportunity comes. Pshychology has been able to account for a goodly number of cases but it hasn't been able to account for George and Charline's case. Dancing may make for gracefulness in motion but we haven't noticed any kings or princes in the S.T.C. bunch. Neither have we noticed any hippopotammi on the outside. We don't mind the wheatless and meatless days but the brainless faculty sure gets our goat. Y It's hard to convince a young debater that the greatest honor comes not from the wear- ing of pins, but experience shows that it does. Many are the girlsa football player has as long as the season lasts. Military training is a great thing but we'll bet 6 to l that every last one of the cadets would run if a German seige gun were fired off near a front line trench. The faculty Qand Board of Educationj is always very desirous that the boys wear khaki uniforms for conservation purposes, i.e., so that they can wear 100fZ, wool clothes. Time shows that the most popular society lass is usually the most unpopular in the class- room. Teachers! Don't chastise your students for throwing paper wads in the Study l-Ialll you used to do the same thing yourself. The school master, who used to have a hickory stick cut off with a 25c knife. now has a paddle turned out with tools costing 35100. You may make girls observe meatless and wheatless days, but you cannot make them observe powderless and paintless days. Neither can you make the boys observe tobacco-less days. The faculty pose as "know-it-all wiseheadsu but ifatrue analysis of the knowledge of teachers and pupils were possible the difference between the two would probably be negligable. Love isn't confined solely to the student body. Mr. Davis and Miss Schlabach prov9 that. 'You may tell a girl that she is brainless and everything else but for the sake of peace don t tell her that she is homely. A boy can put on a S40 suit, a silk shirt, stick a cigar in his mouth and half the girls in school will chase after him, calling him the grandest boy that ever lived. I-lave you noticed that the crankiest teacher is always best liked by the student? We haven't either. We know of only one person who is hated more than the Kaiser and that is a teacher who imitates him. judging from the rate some students are stacking up credits there will probably be a large graduating class about 1930. Garfield has ordered us to conserve coal so we must stop our roasting but trust the rest will get theirs next year. 1918 97 'laughing Tflromotcs 'Ilfealtb Raymond Saxon Cin English classj- "George Eliot was a man who lived about the middle of the fifteenth century. I-Ie wrote-I dont remember what he did write but I know-I know-Oh yes. he wrote several writings." .Soplr-i'NVe are working for the prize for beautifying parks." Freshie Cboldlyj-'iWe wondered why all oi you were combing your hair." Dale Ctalking about perpetual motion?- "lVly mother has seen perpetual motion." Mr. Smith-"Yes I think she sees it every time she looks at you." Miss B. ftells NValter to raise the windowj -"There is too much hot air in here." Suberi-"No wonderi you have been talking." joe Hicks-'iRetha is a good dancer but I don't like to dance with her." Helen Berry-"Why?" joe I-licks-"Because she holds me so tight that I can't breathe." Mr. Davis-"Raymond, is your map book done?" Raymond-"Yes, all the maps are in." Mr. Davis-"Good" Raymond-"But they are not colored." Miss Marshall-"just what difference is there between temper and temperament?" Billie McGuire-"Temperament is what a girl displays when she plays the piano and temper is what she displays when washing dishes." The Kaiser is a low down mutt, And we are out to do him: Let's make advances on him but Make no advances to him. N. H.-"Okla there is no excuse for you not looking neat and clean." Okla-"I am sorry but we must conserve and you struck me on my soapless day." Freshman-"XVhy do words have roots?" Senior-"So that the language may grow," Freshman Themef"A chicken is a large bird. It can't fly because it has too many feathers. It has three toes pointed to the east and one ot the west. It has a point on its face which it eats with." Miss Keiger-'iChauncey said I was the only girl he ever loved." Miss Barbour-"Doesn't he say it beauti- fully?-he did to me." Mr. Rothwell fin Spanishj-"Are you rich?" Marie Cansvering in Spanishj-"Yes, Jery rich." First Freshman-"IVlay I hang my coat up, Mr. Robbins?" Mr, Robbins-"Certainly" Second Freshman-"IVIay I Oo with her so she won't get los t?" D Mr. Edwards Qconfusedlyl-"When I say 'Nofl mean exactly the opposite of what I say." Miss Keiger-"I believe you have for- gotten your conjugation. Weldon: you may give us the conjugation of some verb in the first conjugation." Weldon Caside to Patj-"What is some verb in the first conjugation?" Pat Cin a low tonej-"Damd 'f I know." Weldon Caloudj-"Damfino. damfinas. damfmat, damfinamus, damflnatis. dam- Finantf' Lynn Geyer Cin Agriculture classj-"I don't agree with that method of raising hogs." Mr. Robbins-"I never asked you to." If I could sell to Rockefell . Some of my surplus weight I-Ie'd start a trust In lard or bust And I could graduate. 1,918 1 4 ,-gm. ,7-,jgiblhl 'gy yr , Xxu XU4' six' Th.. W J -1 , 1,f U' .V L, f X Q S fx wx' , J Q K. -V j NI 0 Sy I 65 f QE 5 Z1 K 5 y S2 C5 1 5 Q fy ,X X X 4 f f MKII X E9 X 1 XFX 5' f 17,9 ,V 27 I 5 f JN an 2 cw H Q9 if ,, ., wifi X 45 S 'N Iowa m OBLII' Ahuvriizvra 1"l"'llllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllll"'l'l lX"' ll'llllllllllllllllllll "l'x' 'l "' m " "' l "' l"llmllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllillllllllllllllllll "' "' ll'1"lilllllllll'lll l ' ll w "'w " llllllll E Wish to thank the loyal merchants Whose patriotic support has made possible the publication of this volume of The Trail. We ask the stu- dents to patronize those who have helped us. 1918 To The High School Stud ents We wish to thank you for your liberal patronage through the past years We assure you of our hearty co-operation in all your undertakings WE CARRY A COMPLETE LINE OF Books and School Supplies Athletic Goods Candies Magazines We hope for a continuation of our present relations Smith's Book Store "Always jirst for N. H. S. High School Students- You are always Welcome visitors at our Studio We were the official photographers for the ':aa"A A' ,,:, 1918 Trail. In looking it over this hook We be- lieve you will be im- T pressed by the quality of the work We do. Note the characteristic snap and brilliance of our photos. Our past efficient service speaks for your patronage in the future. to ni tt EVERYTHING IN PHOTOS SCHOOL PICTURES A SPECIALTX , , f Nw. I fe. r QNX . PRONIPTLY is QQ' I KODAK FINISHING DONE "Let tts make your faces" Orenbauifs Studio 2035 East Main NORMAN, OKLAHOMA K n 7 l W BERRYS Exclusive Style and Patterns in Dress Goods LA FRANCE E ine Shoes for Women WALK-OVER TESS AND TEDD Fine Shoes for Men Eine Shoes for Children WARNER CGRSETS And Other Accessories in keeping with the above High Grade line U 1330 Z R. c. BERRY:-1918 Vincent 86 Muldrow M. F. 8 Real Estate, Ct L , SCH Frlulfm fills, Insurance NORMAN, OKLAHGMA Plumbing and oooD BEDS oooo MEALS Heating Grand Central . Hotel Under New Management W. M. LANGFORD, Proprietor NORMAN, OKLA. NoRMAN, oKLAHoMA Lee-Huckins Hotel oKLAHoMA CITY, oKLAHoMA 450 Fireproof Rooms Two Cafes PRICES SENSIBLE COLLEGE BOYS This year flnds us still showing a nifty line of Clothing, Shoes, Furnishings For Men and Young Men Let us serve you with merchandise up to the rninute. The cost is no more Moornau Clothing Co. MORRISON'S J. A. MoRRrsoN, Prop. Dry Goods, Clothing, Shoes, Men's Furnishings NORMAN, OKLAHOMA H. G. GREENMAN merchant Ballot Upstairs 1142 East Main "We tailor for those who care" You should buy your Edison and Victrola Phonograph Records AT Reed's Drug Store H Accept No Substitutes Tlowers From the LEVY GREENHOUSE are sure to please the sweet girl graduate WE ajnpreciale the High School Zmde The Levy Greenhouse Phone l78 567 W. Blain High School Students-Your Country Calls! Do you know that the banks, Wholesale houses and practically all lines of business are finding it impossible to secure competent help, even though they are paying unusual salaries? ' N HI Q N IX AIE 5 . of 'L -5 .5 Elie gmblem QV!-'ZQX 'Efficient School N. B.-Special Class And too, Civil Service is olfering fine oppor- tunities to those who will train for positions of this kind. b Write for our Illwtmted Catalog-il will anfwfr your queftiom. Hil1's Business College CFul1y Accreditedj OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLA. for High School Students will organize June 3rd STRAWS without FLAWS , , X' feflilg Q ' 5 - NORMAN gf fx Y jr- Emnnigf Tl'lP3f' E ms.: is ers 3 in Lbs. E BOLTED Sade Ham Good Sound While Sei-efully Selected and Recl X Q RMAN, , OKLX X N 4 Q, X S 5 X We Want to get Ai l-lead that We canit Hat- just to see what it looks like S 9' I V, A gbffixwzcfczamfvffvffff Ksalmzafvrfn I U19 Years of Reliability" A big reliable company that owes its success to making customers and keeping them Unexcelled facilities for manufacturing, and an efficient organization enable us to emphasize Quality-Service-Value Class Pins, Commencement Invitations Class Rings, Engraved Stationery lt will be worth your while to investigate before placing your orders Samples and Estimates on Request BASTIAN BROS. CQ. 211 Bastian Bldg. ROCHESTER, N. Y. GUR CUSTGMERS A PART OF DUR CAPITAL The asset from which you must expect your profit is your customers. This being true, every wise merchant should guard his customers' interest with as much care as possibleg must know this customer receives with each pur- chase full valueg must know that each customer gets courteous treatmentg must see that they get the goods called forg must know that your establish- ment would not allow a misrepresentation to effect a saleg must know that your employees are polite, willing and ready to serve and must know that your price is right. For fifteen years this store has made an effort to live up to these requirementsg have sold only dependable merchandise that will appeal to your better judgmentg merchandise that will sell you today, to- morrow, next week, next year, in fact as long as our doors are open. These methods and these policies have won for us the largest business in our line in the county and has held this business for us the past hfteen years. We will appreciate your patronage along these lines and will assure you that it will lVlcCAl.,Ll S Noam-xN's oR13ATEsT sToRE be of mutual benent. What 1C in Electricity W 111 DO We notice, just before going to pres 1 C that the first hour Civics class has O sented Professor Davis a lovely ma In Electricity will operate a Curing Set. Does any one know why? 25-Watt Lamp 4 hours --- 6'pOund Iron Miss Marshall-"l-lave you read 'Free II11f1UtCS les? - -- Vacuum Cleaner 1 Hour Dovie Brown-"NO, I have brown ones Washing Machine 45 - II1lI1UtCS Sewing Machine Motor Roy Smith-"DOn't these irnpudent pe 4 hours ple asking questions make you tired?" Mr. Robbins-"Yes, anything else yo Curling Iron 2 Weeks Minimum Monthly Bill reduced to 500 OKLAHOMA GAS AND ELECTRIC CO. NORMAN, OKLAHOMA want to know?" - Drugs Books Kodaks Jewelry Wall Paper Paints Glass BARBOURS' DRUG AND BOOK STORE JHSPCIA Sipes Transcript-Enterprise I Cgmpgny Pub. Co. 215 EAST NIAIN STREET School and Church We Make a Specialty Furniture of Sll'lft6l07'llL P'l"'l7'Ll'l'l'LQ SCHOOL SUPPLIES OPERA CHAIRS LABORATORY FURNITURE FOR PHYSICS AND CHEMISTRY MANUAL TRAI NINC BENCHES "Everything for -Schools" OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLA. Patronize a Home Printery SHOES Buy Where you get the Best and Newest Models AT B. F. Myer's EXCLUSIVE SHOE STORE NORMAN, OKLA. SPECIALIZING IN sELz SHOES Amer'lea's Smartest Stylecl Clothes in Sfaflts of Highest Quality PHoNE 491 Spring Suits S15 to S50 Witt Badgett 8: Co. Baum Building Grand and Robinson OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLAHOMA EAST MAIN STREET COMPLETE STOCK OF BOTH Hardware and Furniture WE SOLICIT YOUR PATRONAGE BEST PRICES Quick and Courteous Service The Clement Mortgage Company PAID CAPITAL 550.00000 Negotiators of High Grade First Mortgages FIRST NATIONAL BANK BUILDING NORMAN, OKLAHOMA Palace Garage S TORA GE, REPA I R omcl S UPPLI ES Casing and Tube Vulcanizing PHONE 19 306 EAST MAIN PETTEESI OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLA. The Most Interesting Store in Oklahoma DELIVERY PREPAID ON MAIL ORDERS Auto Supplies Athletic Goods Trunks and Bags Dinnerware I Silverware Cut and Crystal Glass Toys and Dolls I-louse Furnishings Sporting Goods Everything in Tools and Hardware We Refund Railroad Fares THE ELECTRIC SHOE SHOP BEST WORK BEST LEATHER BEST SERVICE First Door South of Osterhaus Tailoring Co, AUGUST MILLER, Prop. You WILL FIND- The Herrick Refrigerator The Alaska Refrigerator The Clark jewel Oil Stove The Florence Blue Flame Oil Stove The Alaska lee Cream Freezer AT NOLAN S2 MARTINS CLYDE PICKARD Real Estate and Loans A NORMAN, OKLAHOMA j. G. LINDSAY P cl Norman Oil Mill Company Norman, Oklahoma S. H. W arren SALESNIAN AND COLLECTOR EOR Singer Sewing Machine Co. Mayfield's Drug Store SODAS and DRUG SUNDRIES PHONE 3-1 TOILET ARTICLES Headquarters NORMAN MUSIC Co. NORMAN, No. 219 E. Alain OKLA. 'KTHE REXALL STORE" Boys and Girls No Matter what you Want come to the UNITED SALES CO. We have it 4'We .Maniifactiire Cleanliiiessn Norman Steam Laundry PHONE 71 ARTHUR WILLIAMS, Mgr. N. H. S.-1902 J. D. MCGUIRE Efuefrythiiig Iii HA RD WA RE Established 1889 millinerg You will always jiiiol 'ap-to-date aiial high class goods at the milliiierg parlors of M. Z. Anderson 1245 East Main St. Osterhaus and Co. FOR THE BEST IN High Class Tailors M I L E RY aiicl C leaiieifs HATS REBLOCKED AND MADE NEW Bring us your goods and give us a trial Mrs. Lizzie Smith 110 South Peters' Avenue NORMAN, OKLAHOMA The Barker Lumloer Company Efyeryfbzhg in Bzzz'la'z'f1g Materz'af I-I. C. LINDSAY, President I N. BURNS, Vice-President DAISY LINDSAY, Secretary Class Pins Class and Fraternity Rings, Medals, etc. Fine Diamond Mounting Made to Drder REPAIR WORK "Made in Oklahoma"-That is Dui' .Slogan LETZEISER sz CoMPANY MANUFACTURING JEWELERS 1285 West Second Street Dklalfioma City, Dklanoma The University Theater Photo Plczyy DeLzzxe f-J g-N .Z K. O O W V' . C, , 4. , . , . , I T'w"i35a'?'l:f Y 2 K N I I 1 f' 'T UNIVERSAL X BLUEBIRD FOX PATI-IE PARALTA FIRST NATIONAL PARAMOUNT ARTCRAFT MUTUAL THE IVIINTEER -MEYER 8: MEYER HARDWARE CO. 1:1 : Everything - usually found Furnlture HT a ' Undertaking First Class Hardware Store . Zi NORMAN, OKLA. "QuaIity First" PICKARD BROTHERS AGENTS FOR ' JN ACCESSORIES PARTS RRPAIRING 5172 Tits! national :Bank CAPITAL - - 350,000 SURPLUS - - 320,000 R I f, NORMAN, OKLAHOMA GOODYEAR TIRES BICYCLE REPAIRING R. L. MOFFETT 221 E. MAIN ST. Furniture-Hardware BICYCLES, GUNS AND SPORTING GOODS 4 X fi i -i e " -1 .1 Q-c ,7,f- - f- , f ufgf ff' 1 '7 rativfgfi f ' 5 sfsfttctgnzs. X K ff -e 2 g - JSC! if 'E web- f f -"T f f '-Z T l ' fr 'K TT f f s Q- f A ' Q: . -ff , 1 5 5, .-, - - x fl' 'J ' L Q? X - ' -ff f' it '- 5 s --'ie' gf I' 'x . ' , .' g ,. 547- - f"'7'll -, ,L 15-'. , 7 - , 'f ' --- -- 1 ' 2 . 2 i I -1 --:L T Z' '--- "-" i 1 A feng M T'-'FE ' .. ' . -Z .-, I --P"-1' 1, f ---.:::1' .f +1-r 1 A ,' .T-..-7,5 l - - ' " """f1-.. WINIQICKS KNEW FROM EXPERIENCE The members of the Board of Educa- tion were paying their dreaded annual visit, and the biology class' was being ex- amined in nature study. "Now children." said Mr. C-arretson, holding up an apple blossom, "what comes after this blossom?" "Bees!" sang out Wayne Miller, while others answered, correctly, "A little green apple." Feeling that the worst was over, Mr. Garretson ventured another question: "And now, Stirling. can you tell us what comes after the little green apple?" "Yes'm, he said, with the utmost sin- cerity. "stomach ache." "Now, Travis," said Miss Marshall severely, "how many times must I tell you not to snap your Fingers? Put your hand down, and presently I will hear what you have to say." Three minutes later she asked: "Now, Travis, what did you wish to say?" "There was a man in the entry, and he went out with your new silk umbrellaf was the serene reply. Mr. Garrelson-"Now, students, name some of the lower animals, starting with I-Ienry Conklingf' Mr. Lackey-"I.,ynn. you shouldn't laugh out loud in the schoolroomf' "I didn't mean to," he apologized. "I was smiling, and all of a sudden the smile busted on me." A Senior handed in the following in an examination paper in United States his- toryg ' "General Braddock was killed in the Revolutionary War. I-Ie had three horses shot under him, and a fourth went through his clothes," During school one afternoon a violent thunderstorm arose, and, to lessen the fright of the children, the teacher began telling of the wonders of the elements. "And, now, I-Iaroldf' she asked, "why is it that lightning never strikes twice in the same place?" 'iBecause, after it hits once, the same place ain't there any more." WANTED TI-IEM BALANCED A note sent by Mrs. Floyd to Mr. Smith: "Pardon me for mentioning it, but you have pulled Francis' right ear until it is getting longer than the other. Please pull his left ear for a while, and oblige his mother." Mr. Carretson-"Who can tell me where is the home of the swallow?" Wayne Miller-'AI can, it's the stum- mick." Freshman! Mother-'iDid you get out of all your examinations?" Freshman-"No, but I got horrible mention." For Sale My new HCOMPENDIUM OF UNIVERSAL THEORYW S6 Volumes just off the Press ALSO MY FAMOUS BOOK HWHY I AM AGAINST WOMAN SUFFRAGEH W1'izte1z by ez Married Man AGENTS WANTED Professor G. A. Lackey, D.T. If you Want to amount to something in life, join the S. T. C. The only club that has the privilege of meeting in the ofhce every day. AGENTS WANTED TO SELL MY "Dictionary of Slang" Fully approved by the leading colleges of the United States Professor Garretson Students preparing to become teachers-fDon't fail to get a copy of N. H. Edwards' "How to Make Men Out Of Boys" W1'itien by cm Experienced Man WANTED Physics Apparatus that Smith can't break The Board of Education NORMAN, OKLAHOMA FOR SALE-My New High School Students' Dictionary con- taining the history and pronun- ciation of the words ofthe Eng- lish language with special em- phasis laid upon such words as "Nature", 'gFurniture,', "Pic- ture", "Literature" and i'Recog- nizef' Miss Grace Marshall WANTED A Board of Education With Mercy Applicants apply at the High School Building Call for StudentiSecretary fg y ZE .fi gg? 2, gg .I ii XJ! ' r ff -X liek? , F.-if ftfl ji-I - 7 f 11- W f fZf Wi " f of ' if? 4 , f ii . I ' SE 'I of "fI.f:5lll-fellilll 'lit :Q ig I X 'T ",,,, fg Q 'If 'lllm t -' 5' www, af ,Wi vii, fri eyzi area Lieutenant Cto Captain I-Iowardj-"What Miss Marshall Cat play practicej Irene is the command to lie down?" act embarassed." Captain Howard-"Lie down 7-march !" Charlotte-"I had a dream about you." Irene-"Well, l'm not silly." Alvin-"Were you happy?" Can these sayings be recognized? Charlotte-'AWhen I woke up." n Miss Wickman made an Angel cake For her darling Bobbys sake. Bobby ate it, every crumb, Then he heard the Angels' drum Calling softly, "Bobby come." P. S. Bobby went. THE GOSPEL OF NORMAN I-IIGI-I SCHOOL ' Yea and hc spake unto the wicked say- ing. "Why laughest thou because of these triHes7 Verily, verily, I say unto you, this day have I placed two zeros upon your card that they may bear witness of your shame- ful folly. Dost thou care not why thy grade shall be? Take heed unto this. thou daughters of Eve, unless thou be cast out of this worthy class for all the days of thy life, and I say unto you, my curse shall rest upon you forever and forever. I-last thou no ambition, thou sluggard? Verily. verily, I say unto you, thou shalt be lilfened unto the cats that roam the alleys." "Allright." l,et's take the gum out of our mouth over the room," Things of that type." I-lands up." Going out to Fess' C.IvI.D." fTrans- lated means Compulsory lvlilitary Drillj. Were going to have itg we've got to have it: and you'll all notice the P difference' lvlr. Robbins never told me anything about it1 he acts like I am not a teacher in this school." N.l-I. said so." I spent two hours fixing this apparatus and it's not fool proof." I believe you're trying to work me out of something." "That's not the proper way for a Senior to act." ' "Chauncey said-" Q lt'll help along to getting those sweaters and socks." Now four or five of you boys are going to get a permanent fur- lough from this class." S iille aim iceep A-:Gciiiiiiiif lf a zero or a ten you get, Smile and keep ,a-goin'g lf from your friends a snub you get, Smile and keep a-goinf lt's no use to get discouraged And say they charge twice demurrage, But grasp your book and say with courage: "l'll smile and keep a-goin'." lf Mr. Edwards should at you stare and frown, Smile and keep a-goin'g lf he should get your card and put a zero down Smile and keep a-goinf These things all go in' l-ligh School life, lt takes these things to give it spice. Resolve to do whats right, resolve it twice, Then smile and keep a-goin. lf your teachers got the blues, Smile and keep a-goinf If you lack fine clothes and shoes, Smile and keep a-goin'. S'pose youve not a single dimeg 'Cause your broke's no cause to whineg just tell the world youre feelin' fine- Then smile and keep a-goinf lf school life should grow monotonous, Smile and keep a-goinf lf evil habits say, A'You cannot stop us,' Smile and keep a-goinf Have faith in Him, and do the right, Resist evil habits with all your might, And all the world will crown you knight, lf you smile and keep a-goinf Ht--: ,', .: ' X L o fa G J .5 Song iiir sg age greatest song bird that ever came to the trees of Norman High School is Professor Robin Redbreast. He sings his solos in chapel without an accompaniment because human hands cannot play the piano as fast as he sings. The Board of Education has been considering the installation of a triple speed motor-driven player piano, but on account of a lack of funds it has not yet been provided. In this connection we must mention the Senior Sextette which is com- posed of Travis Baker, Lynn Geyer, Warren Hudgens, Elmer Wails, Bill Howard and George Davis. Carl jackson is the director and instructor of this wonderful group. The melodies of these illustrious six can be heard above all the noise made by the remainder of the student body. Their "hold" on the last note of "Three Blind Lice" is often very harmonious and im- pressive. We regret very much that we shall not enjoy their productions another year. At the beginning of the year Eileen Tubbs attempted to accompany Professor Robin Redbreast. Although several piano strings were broken and a few keys were shattered and it was found necessary to employ several strong boys to help the piano keep its equilibrium she gave up the attempt as impossible. ' She was succeeded by Minnie Baker. Minnie usually finishes playing the flrst stanza by the time Mr. Robin Redbreast is through with the song. Although she does not play in time corresponding to Mr. Robin Redbreasts, Mr. Davis and she usually keep together very well. We feel that we must speak a few words concerning Miss Marshall and her songs of "Nature" She has shown marked ability in singing the dramatic and 'ivaudevilleu selections which abound in shrill notes. She once favored the student body with a solo which was very much applauded. Professor G. A. Lackey, D.T., is our great bass singer. He has often deceived the Freshmen by his bass singing. They often mistake it for distant thunder and run for the storm cellar, even when the sun is shining. Norman High School. Norman High School Norman High School. Norman High School Norman High School, N.l-IS. COLLEGE My HIGH SCHOOL ANNUAL ENGRAVERS Q NX. . X X ' V, -, N " x"-LQ ' Xl Q3 X NX X .NSN X-xg: Q U SEcJ xxx x N N- X kg-, NM-Mm.. ...Qs-,wxmgw gb O V xx, X xxx WS. NW? 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PETUNIA MUGOINS ..,...,...... OLGA STOPSKI.. ....,.,. . VIVIAN DREW, .,.,.... .. IRENE VAN I-IILT .......... KITTY CLOVER ,.,,...... CAROLINE KAY ,..,. .... 337 .,.,,..,.WARREN HUDGENS ..........TRAVIS BAKER .,........EVERETT GGBORN ..........HENRY CLANTON ...,......CLARENCE SPILLER ,.........BARTON JAMISON ,....,....CLARENCE WILSON ..........DALE SCRUGGS ..........IRENE AMBRISTER ..........BONNIE GILES ..........MARGUERITE JONES ..,.......FLORENcE MONNET ...,......RUBY l-IELMS . ,.,....,. DOROTHEA LANGFORD ...DORINE GUTHRIE ...BILLIE lVICCUIRE COIVHVIENCEMENT EXERCISES Baccalaureate Services will be held Sunday, April 28. The Senior Class Play will be given on Wednesday night of May l. lt has been announced that Earl Bartholomew will he Valedictorian and that Florence lvlonnet will deliver the Salutatory Address. The juniors will give the Seniors a reception on Thursday night. Commence- ment will be held Friday, ,May 3. MFIRRIFQC:-E is li ,sg Tsfwx Worlg Fx. , Q H e ,..f:::., ' ., . sa . . A , 5 i l l y I' , , 1 5 l l j if .. ,.-....: H., .... .J aswyrcuc .W A QQ-, ' VJ 1 EQLQ fi amiga.. 3 ' l Ci.UCCA'l'i0n f X is qiTH:tkld5 Q K 5, my H.: -Q TE wEAv' 'l-lwpse, 5orI's Nu-r 1,"' 'fl-YQ U" QMA '!.- -'ET' -,,,-I Ven' L.. --- HT? ff 'r - is Z' a 36" E,-asasa mf Q 1' ..- ' P Sn'u+h spends Sunflm C A - - ,V Exif- :sv 1HEulH3LRl'YM 5 l ig " Q. , He onsweve d A : . ' W it 'W the add " S 2 Y A VAUDEVIHE Tffaufge Qi- O ' l a - , f ' ,l 4 ' K f?5Ce11f!y 4clverf1seJ7f0"A X . f 4 ' l l boy Hifrf' could fm:-fn-fe an M6309 We ive mitoilllilningz, U, an ...,4:-1-snswtvred 'fhrf aa7cf Tl-lE AWFUL FACULTY Mr. Davis met Miss Schlabach at the terminal station. l-le started to ask her if he might walk to school with her. Some- one overheard him completing the ques- tion as they stepped in the door of the school. Why doesn't he take the advice he gives his students, "But we must hasten on?" ' Mr. Garretson has suggested that Stir- ling Allen be used as a specimen in Biology. We supposed he meant to find out why he hangs around Agatha, but he says he meant to find out what is in Stirling to keep him moving all the time. Before a student can leave Miss lvlar- shalls study hall he must answer the following questions: 'AWhere are you going? "l-low long are you going to be gone?" "What are you going to do?" "Who said you could go?" "l-lave you got an iexcuse?" Of course none can answer these rapid-fire questions, given in one breath, so none are excused. lvlr. Davis aspires to be a singing teacher. We overheard him say, "l'll teach those kids to sing under my Window." Mr, Smith Cin Physics laboratory where three different experiments are going on simultaneouslyj-'iYes, take both of those readings at once. No, don't do thatg l will show you how. Put that down at the bottom, l will get you the other piece in a minute. Who busted this apparatus? War- ren quit that Cartooning. Hurry! Hurry! lt doesnt matter whether you get any data! That apparatus isn't fool-proof, What results did this table get? 97? The correct amount is 2500. Well that isn't so bad, Climatic conditions have some effect this morning." Ebe Senior Lo! 'Tis a Senior. Fresh- men tip your hats. Be con- descending, for his rank is high. His manners are stately and his Wisdom sur- passeth that of the ancients. When IVIan's Work is Done 3lj" is l X ,163 Y. , ,Q . 5-415 fr 5. E ,, ,-.if ,1 4 ,3 'Ly ,Q -1 'M .,,, gl ' 2-s ' , ,sf l5"f..?1y ' . :l'- -1 gf ".1-w41" 'w f -,Z ,142 gs-2 JL 1.1 asf 2 f , 4' . N ' t- A We 541+ fr Q. V. ' 'F'-5 .i f - 1 ' , fnzigr u 9 ,521 'lf' 7' Mft. ' : .ff MA,-+ Q., ls'-I is I f ' " 1 A i "' U 0 1 W U x 1 ., V .4 lfieffti it if 3 I , 1 1 ' , , , X li 1 , yr I , gl lull, Q, V , ,, .HX wi V, . ,. 4, V 5 ,. :. 5,5 . RDEZK QE' Q Q 'fltaculty i Seniors juniors Sopbomores 'freshmen Clubs jokes 'Athletics :bios Tlfumor


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