Northampton Area High School - Amptennian Yearbook (Northampton, PA)

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Alma Mater! Alma Mater! All our vows renew. Hail to thee, Northampton High School We will all be true. The Amptennian l fifi FE? For. 1955 i XX x f I I The Class ot 1955 Z Presents X THE AMPTENNIAN G The Forty-tirst Volume P to istrect tny the Senior C as NORTHAMPTON AREA JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL , x u 1 I S X X in X 1 Northampton Area Joint High School X K X - K Northampton, Penna. NORTHAMPTON AREA JOINT HIGH SCI-IOCL - And There Is Light X X X 752-5 A r A 5 N THOMAS ALVA EDISON-a mere A f X XX newsboy to the residents of Milan, Ohio, 'ff' 4 ,Z X X , X K was destined to become the L'Master of 'W ' I Electricityn to the world. QQX Y' N A ' f ' Und-er the glorious American system of T ' A f 'Mu K X' free enterprise, the 4'Wizard of Menlo ,L H V 'nfl' l Parkf' through ingenious and tireless in- X 'fl' 5 ii' , J, 1 vestigation, brought new light to the xi 5 fl lil "'H"' f world's globe through the glow of the in- ,Si 2 hui candescent lamp. ' , If V , f Seventy-five years ago on October 21, Q w- ,J -Qfdylf - 1879, Thomas Edison flipped the switch - is which gave mankind "Light for freedom, Q' U ' sl power for progressf' X . FOREWORD A school term begins, and there are classes. A yearbook staff meets, and the tale unfolds of a typical school year in a typi- cally American Town, Northampton. Like one big happy family 1,312 stu- dents are fused in the task of learning to be good American citizens. Like a big happy family one hundred and seventy seniors cope with present problems, glow with dreams of the future, and fondly remember the past. Yes, this is our story as the process of enlightenment moves slowly but surely to prepare us for the World of tomorrow. Then before we are aware of it- Graduation arrives, and there are diplo- mas. The Alnptennzfrzn is published, And There ls Light. FOLLOWfTHE Carrying the Torch Administration and Faculty ,,..... Going Classical Seniors ....,..... Joining the Rush Underclassmen ,... Testing our Candle Power Curriculum and Clubs Burning the Wick at Both Ends Feature Activities Sparking our Gas Jets Sports ....... Generating the Current Donators and Patrons X C fi xp ff if 1 x X. THE TORCH With the discovery of fire "lVlr. Savagen found that he could carry heat, fight off wild beasts, and brighten his dismal cave. The torch was truly manls earliest means of bringing light into a dark, un- civilized world. Perhaps that is why it has always remained a cherished symbol of human progress. It is the basic step in man's search for light. BEACON Page 5 Page 17 Page 47 Page 67 Page 93 Page 121 Page 139 He Held High the Light of Learning lra li. Slieatter, BS. July - Nlay lg, Pil1eE1Cl1eI' lil Nortliampton Scliools 1911 - 1922 .Principal ot Nortlianipton High Scliool 1922 - 194-6 Revereutly clo We pause to pay triliute to a man wlio, tor more tlian a quarter ot a century, was tiie lieart at eciucation itself in Nortliampton. Tliousancls OfAlL1l1111l at liome ancl alnroacl rememlzer tlie warmtli ot liis voice ancl smile, liis entliusiasm tor scliolarsliip, liis sermonettes on tl16 Wgoocln lite. Eacli stunlent was a lite to liinig eacli was close to liis lieart. lVlay our lives always retlect tlie liglit ot liis trienclsliip, luis wisziom, liis loyalty to our SCl'100lS and OLII CO1'1'1I'I1l1I1llIy. Our "Miss Lightw It all began sixteen years ago at an ordinary in-iglilm rhuml auction when a quaint antique can- rllestick and snuffer caught the fancy nf nur coin' intent st-lntul nurse. Little did anyone dream, and least of all Miss Lfbttie Moyer, that th's innocent pnreliase would result in one of the finest light eulleetions in Peinisylvaniti. Tlirilletl with her tiny pun-hase, Miss Moyer hegan a serious study of antiques, visited more aut-tinns, and traveled extensively in search ot' new lights. By 15046 Miss Moyer became the first uf seven l'4'nnsylvanians to be l'lIlIl0I'Cd with nieinhership in the fainnus Rush Light Society where eligi- bility is ileterinined by the size nt' 1-ftlleetion, lee, ture exnerieiu-e, and research work. Ms: Mngvr now possesses inure than 273 lights which 4-ante trrnn all earners of the earth and ga hack in time to the classical lamps of Aneient Greece and Kunie. Her library nn light develop- inent is exeellent, and her sue:-ess as a lecturer is well knuwn. Speakiii: tu the Bueks Ununty Historival Suciety, Cl'flflSIll9I1'S Guilds, Museum Auxiliarles, Wrnncn's Clubs is all part of the fun for our vnergetic school nurse. These have hoe-n busy, liapny years for Miss Muyer, and the t-lass of 1955 nrumlly hails he-1' "Miss Light." Q , lar i t Guiding Lights Administration and Faculty Men of Foresight--The Master Switchboard Our School Board recesses from serious business to give us a picture. Sfunrlinfy Robert L. Jones, Kenneth Haidle, Pail O. Bachman, Jerome W. Burkepile, Jr., Soli- vitorg Stanley Easlerday, Russel S. Becker, Claude E. Troxell. Sffzlccl: Dr. George A. Eichler, Superintendentg George C. Newhard. Howard G. Raubenhold, Secrctaryg Robert D. Schaffer, Presidentg Eugene R. Milham, Treasurerg Charles H. New- hard, lst Vice-President. Our School Board members serve the communi- ty well as they efficiently focus their individual attention on our school problems. They are con- cerned with directing our learning, formulating educational policies, and searching for new ways to improve our schools. They give unstintingly of their time to the seri- ous business of education. This year has been par-- ticularly important as tentative plans for a new senior high school slowly hut surely became a wonderful reality-thanks to these men of fore- sight. George A. Eichler A.B., lVI.A., Ed.D, Superintendent of Schools Page 6 An outstanding twenty -four year service record puts Dr. Eichler tops on the Wh0's Who list of educators in Northampton and in the Keystone State. Our energetic superintendent carries on the educational and business administrative work which makes his office truly the nerve center of our entire school system. Expertly They Direct the Current of Learning Two expert assistant administrators and a staff of well-trained secretaries help to coordinate our highly complex school program. At the right we see Miss RACHEAL NICHOLS and Miss PHYLLIS VANDERGRIFT expediting School Board business and the problems of the Superintendentls office. Below at the left-MR. ALBERT M. LERCH, B.S., M.Ed., our Assistant Administrator and Head Guidance Di- rector, consults Mrss MILDRED KRAFTICIAN and MRS. ELIZABETH KEISER about the day's conference schedule Below righteMR. EDWIN BERG, A.B., Assistant Ad- ministrator, examines student activity accounts with MRS. JEAN HARTMAN. Norman A. Laub, B.S., M.A. Principal The barbs and tangles of school problems unravel easily when placed in the hands of our efficient principal. He throws light on the questions of today While he visualizes brighter methods of learning for tomorrow. Page 7 'B X QE i X. 2 f S by bg . 3, Q. , . . Y, 7 X 1 ui A, X H15 .A rs f 2,1 is em: F 5 fe-A me ,Q if Siwgg es. s .mx sg gg Gil? 'ffss Ee. M v .QQFQEQMQ Jr R 5 yi- is W .. 51. ' . W R, f '!: t' .Ig -K t Y 9.121 - ', sg .:. '- fgeezaeis'::Qa:.s:...s Page 8 Our Teachers - Friendly Guides MURIEL ANDERSON, B.S. Homemaking, Christmas Vespers, S e n i o r Class Play Costuming. WILLIANI F. BENNETT, PH.B. Home and School Visitor, Substitute Teacher. J. ALBERT BILLY, B.S. Science, Sportsmen's Club, Assistant Wres- tling Coach. BETTY JANE BLACK, B.A. English., Dramatic Club, Christmas Vespers Tableaur. I-IILDA S. BROWNLEE, B.S. Health. CLAIRE E. CASTOW, A.B. Matliernatics, Sports Club. 1 BARBARA M. CLAUSER, B.S. English, Christmas Vespers Tableaux. JEROME K. CLAUSER, BS. Biology. English, Science, Forensics. VIVIAN M. COBLE, B.S. .IIathemalics, Tri-Hi-Y. ROBERT G. CRAWFORD, B.S. Health, Civics, Driver Training. Sportsrnerfs Club. HOWARD W. DOTTER, B.S. Mathematics. ALBERT ERDOSY, P1I.B., B.S. Health. Physical Education. Head Football Coach, Clinic, Gym Exhibition. ALEK L. ERDOSY, 13.5. I Wood Shops, Archery Club, Craft Club, Stage Scenery. DONALD C. ERVIN, A.B. English, German, Junior Spcalfing Conlcst. Forensics. ALVIN N. FEGELY, B.S. Mathematics, Printing. Amplennian and School Printing. NELLE Y. FLUCK, BS., B.S. Lilrary Instruction, Production make-up, Li- brary Club. WILLIAM S. CARRETT, B.S. Metal Shop. Track, Assistant Football Coach, Craft Clubs. ELIZABETH M. CEIGER, B.S., M.ED. Shorthand, Typing, Secretarial Practice, Tri- Hi-Y, Amptcnnian Business Advisor, Guid- ance Committee. Light The Way To Truth HARRIET HALLMAN, B.S. Shorthand, Typing, Tri-Hi-Y. MAGDALINE R. HAUKE, B.S. Commercial Law, Business Traznin Class Play Properties, Tri-Hi-Y. KA THRYN W. HERRICK Art, Stage Settings, Art Exhibition RICHARD P. KEIM, B.A., M.A. Social Studies. MELVIN G. KLEPPINGER, B.S. Art, Art Club, Amptennian Art Admser Production Stage Settings, Art Exhzbitzon ARLENE G. KOCHER, B.S., M.A. Engish, Amptennian Adviser Forensics Christmas Vespers Tableaux, Commence ment Properties. C. JAMES KOCHER, B.S. Instrumental Music, fr. and Sr. Bands Boys Chorus, Spring Concert, Christmas Vespers Forensics, Commencement. LEON C. KUNTZ Vocal Music, Instrumental Music Spring Concert. EDWARD LAHOVSKI, B.S. English. ALFRED A. LAUBACH, PH.B., M A Visual Education, Faculty Athletic Manager Senior Student Council, Special Supplies MARION I. LAUBACH, A.B. M.A English, Latin, French. Senior Class Play Commencement Pageant Director Guidance Committee, Tri-Hi-Y, National Honor So ciety. WILLIAM N. LAUBACH, PH.B., M A Guidance, funior Student Council Supplies Guidance Committee. JOSEPH M. LESAK, B.S. Mathematics, Christmas Vespers Properties MICHAEL LISETSKI, PH.B. Problems of Democracy, Football Baseball Fishing Club. IVAN R. MECHLY, B.S., M.ED. Social Studies, Physics, Junior Class 4d viser, Junior Boys' Counselor. MAY G. MECHTLY Social Studies, Mathematics. DAVID W. MILLER, B.S. Science, School Supplies- DUROTHY L. MUSSELMAN, B.S Homemalring. ' is . X ' gif! 'ft .A . , Qb,,.q , . .X X is ti. 5 Page 10 ' Honor Is Their Bywordg ROBERT C. NEUBAUER, B.A., M.S. Social Studies, Sportsmerfs Club. FLORA L. OBRECHT, A.B. English, Library, Tri-Hi-Y. ERNEST A. PAPP, B.S.. M.S. Chemistry, Physics, Senior Class Adviser. Amptennian Photographer, Photo Club. HARRY G. REIFF, B.S. Mathematics, Stage Lighting. RICHARD H. REIMER, PH.B., A.B. Social Studies, Science, Guidance, Assistant Football Coach, Sports Club. THELMA S. SANTEE, B.S. Vocal Music, Junior and Senior Girls, Choruses, Mixed Chorus, Ensemble, Christ- mas Vespers, Forensics, Spring Concert, Commencement. IVAN P. SCHNECK, B.S'. Bookkeeping, Office Machines. PETER P. SCHNEIDER, PH.B., M.A. Social Studies, Varsity Basketball Coach, Assistant Football Coach, Intramurals. BYRON R. SHUPP, B.S. Geography, Social Studies, Activities Club. LEE R. SIECER, BS. Geography. Social Studies, Junior Student Council, Intramurals. NELLIE R. SLOYER, P1-LB. Social Studies, English, Dramatic Clu b. Christmas Vespers Tableaux. IENNIE F. SMITH, PH.B. Geography, Social Studies, Travel Club. ROBERT J. SNYDER, B.S., M.A. Biology, Usherettes. S. WALTER SNYDER, B.S., M.A. Mathematics, Science. RALPH E. WAGNER, BS. Social Studies, Assistant Wrestling Coach. RAY F. WAHL, PH.B., M.A. Safety Education, Driver Training. HARRY B. WALL, PHJB., M.A. English, "Nu Club, Weight Club, Concrete Courier Adviser, Wrestling Coach. HELEN M. WANISKO, B.S. Physical Education, Gym Demonstration, In- tramurals. Cheerleaders, Girls' Gym Team. Courtesy, Their Due LAURA I. WEED, PH.B. English, Girls, Counselor. HENRY WEIR, B.S. Mathematics, Rifle Clubs, Sophomore C.'a:s Adviser. LESTER B. YEAGER, PH.B. General Shops, Mathematics. Craft Club- he elementary schools say farewell with flowers toMrs. Smith. A "Note" of Thanks Forty-two years ago a young girl with a diploma under her arm and a dream in her eyes left Kutzmwn State Teachers' Col- lege and came home to teach. Certainly Mrs. Helen Newhard Smith needs no introduction to the people of Northampton. For fo ty two years she served her community well. From 1931 to 1954 we knew Mrs. Smith as su- pervisor of music in our elemen- tary schools. There was always a welcome light in the child1'e11's eyes when "Miss Newhardn came to sing. We have pleasant memories of those gay operettas. Remember- The Magi's Gift in 1933 Page 11 -' " ,, .,., . ,, 11 ::- ,, -te' 121: V -if 5 .5: m ' Q .1 fs.. f f , 5 fs.: . f ,... . 2' wr wwvwsiff :f A? ' e3' 5? Q t . 522:21 'R 3 nfl Wm x 1 is Q5 K Yr if Ui: , X . v , E. e Q C5 1 Yr we Ya ? f' 5 Fr... , V -...j:j'g-:g,:-E-'i' Happiness Highway in 1934- A Mischievous Mouse ln Toy- land in 1938 The Children of Buttercup Commons in 1948 Each year there was a new, sparkling operetta to delight us all. Around The Seasons, the 1953 production, closed the curtains on a long, successful career in music for our "Miss Newhardf' Students, fellow teachers, and friends now join in wishing Mrs. Smith many happy years in re- tirement with good health all along the way. Mrs. Funke and Dr. Eichler present Mrs. Smith with a special token from her fellow teachers. Twelve New Teachers Receive A Hearty Welcome, September-and a tea table loaded with good food-means our faculty is ready to greet the new teachers. Standing - Mr. Harry Wall, P. S. E. A. President, introduces Mr. Billy four ex-wrestling champj to the girls. Seated- Miss Castow, Mrs. Mechtly, Mrs. Obrecht, Mrs. Leidy, Mrs. Anderson. Workshop Time for Teachers On October 19 our faculty met in the Flamingo Room for wllhe pause that refreshesv and then tackled serious school business. There were lectures by Miss Ethel McCormick and Dr. L. M. Johnston. Later Mr. Millard Gleirn spoke on "Legislationg" Mr. Robert Rosenkrance on 'glietirementgi' and Mr. Thomas Watkins on c'Public Relationf' the re- sult-a greatly enlightened faculty. P.S.E.A. workshop lecturers compare notes. Standing-Mr. Robert Rosenkrance, Mr. Thomas Watkins, and Mr. Harry Wall, local P.S.E.A. President. Seated-Mr. Millard Gleim and Dr. L. M. Johnston. Page 12 Tea, and Sympathy From Their Colleagues Picture Above - Mr. Lesak shows his homeroom to Mr. Keirn fone file case in the upper hall. At Right-First Payday! Mr. Ervin and Mr. Lahovski decide to frame the first check! New Teachers have special problems. At left Mrs. Anderson explains her mailbox problem to Mrs. Hallman. Mr. Clauser learns the trials of a 'Lsuitcase teacher." No room-so from class to class he gov armed with equipment of all kinds. Page 13 Good Food From the Distaff Side and Good Whether preparing super-special hoagies or delectable holiday dinners, the task is well done when these culinary artists are on the joh. Mrs. Mary Zirinsky, head dietitian, is the brains behind the Flamingo Room lunch program. And with it all she finds . . . . time to help us prepare hundreds of dain- Mr' Oscar Dllllard 15 our eemal ty prom and party delicacies. master of the dishwashing department. Here is proof that the food is good. The staff en- joys it. Reading from left'-Mrs. Eva Lercli, Mrs. Ellen Gardner, Mrs. Marion Gehret, Mrs. Ellen Hauser, Mrs. Madeline Kohler, Miss Phyllis Kocher CCafeteria secretaryl, Mrs. Stearla Young, Mrs. Helen Reppert, Mrs. Reita Wahl, and Mrs. Abbie Smith. l Page 14 Company All Around, Naturally They Rate with Us. Dr. Eichler and our teachers honor Mr. McGill at the last faculty meeting. G'lVlr. McGill retiring? What shall we do without him?', Those were our thoughts when we learned that our 'cMr. Fixitw was leaving N.A.,l.H.S. after twenty-three years of faithful service. Mr. McGill joined our custodial staff in V332 and soon became head mainten- ance man, a position which he held until his retirement this past June. Whether the problems were electrical or plumbing, stage scenery or stub- born curtains, dCharlie" could solve them with a smile. We shall miss you, Mr. McGill. May the years ahead bring you health, happiness, and jobs to keep you busy. From the raising of the flag to the banking of the boilers, these are the men who make life comfortable and ship shape for us. Our cus- todial men are truly the unsung heroes of the school. Mr. Charles Druckenmiller, Mr. Pearly Druckenmiller, MF- -l0SCPh Bfeitfellef, MT- Rflbeff Stuber, and Mr. Alfred Lauer greet Mr. Harry Rehrig, our new maintenance man. Page 15 Caution! "Check-Up" Experts At Worli. '40pen your mouthli' or Wfake off your shoes!" are familiar orders in the medical room. There is no fear here when we meet our cordial medicos for our regularly scheduled examinations. Dr. George Hrishko, Dr. Charles Moritz. Miss Lillian Stettler, Dr. Mahlon Miller, Dr. Sidney Parmet, and Dr. Charles Sieger. Seniors Going Classical l fi fi p The Classical Lamp Coming into existence during the Golden Age in Ancient Greece was this saucer type class- ical lamp used by rich and poor alike. These lamps were made most- ly from clay, glazed or unglazed. They varied in size from tiny night lights to large, ornately decorated lamps. Olive oil was used as the principal fuel and was ignited by iron flint. A 'Golden Age in culture was born in the light of the classical lamp. Class Col0rsYBlue and Cray Class Flower-The Tea Rose Class Motto- Let Us Go on Into Perfection Our Senior Class officers show classic form as leaders. Their agenda includes dances, trips, parties, and boosting ticket sales as we see in the picture at the left. Many thanks for a job well done, Gang, and double thanks to Ben and Richard for leading us wisely for three years. Standing: Richard Reimer, vice-Pres identg Frank Ifkovits, treasurerg Ben Amato, presidentg Anne Binder, secs retaryg Mr. Ernest A. Rapp, Class Adviser. 4 Seniors At Last! Proudly We Take The Spotlight Q LH 5 5 sow G CEJMJLJQAJJIJLJ 4411 cH'FV?F1FF'FE1I ppfl 1454544 iIl5J:1:ll mul we cnu No-Lone-ER vnuc vnu-:N THESE amass- so unus wma '54 1 - I" 'HFFFEFFFEWU FI HfJlJn'??Tq'fumJ,4L1 m.5,TEHCH'ERS,FlQL3 OUR MUN -' BLE Tl-IRNKS VE fFFl7'TFE"Fff!1TT? T1 . X , . Gli Fil? lZil.P'4NGrIlflN A-IE' Fixuli Yi4!RSi-'Wi-ECI-155 IAF Ti I OUR SCHOOL- onvs Nov unve Pnssso geo: Fouo merfmss Lmcen HERE Louc wsu. our. uenrrrs Recnu. encu Jo' Tue nsn'aY aunumc anna LET usi Srruvz on -ro cam success s T c. N av nv nm we oo Ds Now we am A vom: Fnae-vnu Norm-unnPToN l-han 'ro You. In the Highest Echelon of our Public School Career BEN AMATO MARION JUNE ATTRILL ROBERT M. BACH SHIRLEY ANN BACHMAN Northampton, R. D. l College Preparatory A master in human under- standing is our witty class president. Ben rolls them in the aisles with his comedy skits, cuts a neat figure on the parallel bars, mixes tact and good fellowship as he leads his class-mates. Future . . . . Pre-Med. Boy's Chorus l, 35 Weight Club 2, 35 Fishing Club l, 2 lSecre- tary 2l5 Airplane Club 25 Juniorl Speaking Contest 25 Class Presi- dent l, 2, 35 Gym Team I, 2, 35 Gym Exhibition 25 Basketball l, 2, 35 Track 'l, 2, 3. ROLAN D L. BAMFORD 21 West 27th Street Clerical and Sales Our eager Amptennian business manager finds time for band, chorus, pennant collecting, traveling to Bath, and baby sitting. Druggist Roland sees B.B.C. ahead and then a business career. Boys' Chorus l, 2, 35 Band l, 2, 35 Mixed Chorus l, 2, 35 Forensics 15 Gym Exhibition 2, Amptennian 3. Bath. R. D. 2 Clerical and Sales Peppy and graceful is our top-notch gymnast. Marion prefers baby sitting to danc- ing except, of course, if there's a swimming pool near by. lt's out of the Water and into the Waves for Marion. Tri-Hi-Y l, 2, 35 Dramatic Club l, 2. JEROME T. BARTHOLOMEW Northampton, R. D. l College Preparatory Wildlife stories or the lat- cst game news keep our Field and Stream man busy in classes. Wrestling helps Je- rome build muscles for his farm chores. A good start for a future farmer or teach- CT. Boys' Chorus 25 Wrestling l, 2, 35 Weight Club l, 2. 1705 Canal Street Industrial Arts Bach finds his second home in Kosc's Trading Post where he can tinker on cars. Studies rarely worry Bob, our snappy left tackle. Watch those curves, Mr. Marine. Football l, 2, 3 ICO-captain 315 Clinic l, 2, 35 N Club 2, 35 Boys' Chorus l5 Gym Exhibition 2. DARRELL V. BECK Walnutport, R. D. 2 Clerical and Sales Bashful Becky from Ber- linsville is the reliable one. Mention baseball, Basketball, or Route 45 Drive-ln and that sleepy look disappears. After four years at Bethlehem Busi- ness College Becky will quali- fy as a C. P. A. Rifle Club I5 Fishing Club l. Page 19 1282 Main Street Sterzographie Did someone say food? Shirley's right there. This bright eyed lass has an ap- petite for cowboy music, too. The Cotton Shop and dusting Main Street keep Shirley oc- cupied. Home decorating is in the future. Tri-Hi-Y 2, 3. CAROL BERNICE BEIL Northampton, R. D. 1 Stenographic Mention Penn State and Leadership Training School. and demure Carol Sparkles. Late assignments don't bother our square dancing queen. Worthwhile 4-H p r o j e c t s should lead Carol to a happy homemaking future. Photo Club l. if- ' 5 We Have Been a Spirited, Gay Class . is., MADELINE L. BEIL Danielsville, R. D. 1 Stenographic Another holiday means an- other trip for Madeline, the Cook's Tour Guide of our section. Luther League, a Church Choir, and a piano mean hours of fun for our efficient bookkeeper. Concrete Courier I, 2, 31 Am- ogennion 3. , DORIS ANN BIERY Northampton, R. D. 2 College Preparatory Energy not used in giggles and hlushes is well-distributed in Doris's schedule-Church pianist, 4-H meetings, En- semble Activities, and Na- tional Honor Society. Result: an ardent aspirant of the nursing profession. Girls' Chorus l, 2, 31 Mixed Chorus 1, 2, 35 Mixed Ensemble 2, 35 Tri-Hi-Y l, 25 Ensemble l, 2, 3, District Chorus 2, 35 Na- tional Honor Society 35 Foren- sics 2, 35 Amptennion 3. MICHAEL C. BENDEKOVITS 936 Dewey Avenue Industrial Arts 'tEagle's" '4horn" drives peo- ple crazyl Sportsminded Mike revels in physical, not men- tal exercises. Scooting to his job at the pool or gas station on '5Space Machine" should be good training for Mr. Para- trooper, U. S. A. Weight Club lp Basketball lg Football l, 2, 35 Track 2, 31 Clinic 2, 35 N Club 2, 35 Am- ptennian 35 Gym Exhibition 2. LOIS M. BIERY 1905 Washington Avenue College Preparatory "Queenie" reigns wherever laughter is present. Her hands are truly creative whether she is at the organ, tickling the ivories, or completing a paint- ing. Mentally alert in class, Lois will teach art after K. S. T. C. Tri-Hi-Y l, 2, 3 lSecretary l, 275 Science Club l, lSecretary ll: National Honor Society 3, Junior Class Secretary, Ampfennion 3. MARLENE R. BERG 25041 Main Street Stenographic Looks are deceiving, for 4'Bergie" is really more spry than shyg although she does claim the morning bell as her pet peeve.wPlans for Marlene's dream house cer- tainly will include a wel- come mat for Cats. CAROLINE TONJA BILLY 1370 Washington Avenue College Preparatory Introducing Chummy i'Chiz- welli' of the innocent smile and lovely locks. Miss Life Guard flashes her life-saving badge on those Seaside Heights holidays. Caroline leaves trampolene fun to earn a coveted R. N. Girls' Chorus l, 2, 3, Tri-Hi-Y l 2, ltreasurer l, 2l, Softball i, 2, Gym Team 3, Gym Exhibition 25 Amptennian 3. Page 20 J EAN JOANN BERGER 268 Broad Street, Bath Stenographic Flashing brown eyes, a sweet smile, and a rare modesty describe Jean. Pen pals, dancing, and baseball fill those hours when ,lean isn't listening to Perry Como or the Crewcuts. There'll be time for secretarial work later. A Girls' Chorus lp Tri-Hi-Y 1, 2, 3 ANNE E. BINDER Walnutport, R. D. 2 College Preparatory An engaging sense of hu- mor and a zeal for orderlv, intelligent thinking glend well in uCandy," a petite perfec- tionist. Our class secertary will trade Edgemont Park and the color green for the pure white of an R. N. Concrete Courier l, 2, 3, Nation- al Honor Society 2, 3 fsecre- tary 3l, class secretary 3, Amp- tennion 3 ICO-Editorj. Blessed With More Than the Average KATHLEEN B. BLACK JANET MAE BLOSE SHIRLEY ANN BLOSE 719 Main Street Walnutport R. D. 1 Walnutport, R. D. 1 Stenographic Clerical and Sales Clerical and Sales As a newcomer in our Freshman year, Kathy charm- ed us with her Pittsburgh ac- cent, her neat trim appear- ance, and her bit of Irish temper. A jack-of-all-trades hobbyist is Kathleen, whose big ambition is to house- clean her own home some- day. Tri-Hi-Y l, 2, 35 Concrete Cour- ier l, 2, 3. HELEN A. BRICKLER Danielsville, R. D. 1 Secretarial Our high-stepping color guard is a steno to her finger- tips. That one dimple and that laugh belie Helen's real seriousness. Hayrides, danc- ing, and 4 a.1n. pajama parties suit this secretary. Girls' Chorus 'l, 25 Mixed Chorus 25 Ensemble I, Bond l, 2, 3. lColor Guardlj Amptennian 3. Small, but powerful .... an excellent summer aide at the Phoebe Home . . . . this is Janet, a homeroom spelling champ. Horse-back riding, reading and swimming keep our future bookkeeper busy. Trl-Hi-Y 2. MARY AN N BRUCHAK 1523 Cedar Street Szenographic Selling 54- Amptennians, whizzing down the Lehigh in fast motor boats, bolstering the Newport girls' baseball team, snapping the grand- stand into rousing cheers is good fun for smiling Mary Ann who goes from mega- phone to dictaphone. Tri-Hi-Y 2, Concrete Courier 3, Photo l lTreosurerJg Softball l, 2, Cheerleader 'l, 2, 3, N Club 3, Amptennian 35 Gym Exhibi- tion l. Shirley, our quiet but de- pendable baby-sitting expert, likes to participate in church affairs, win spelling bees, and collect fountain pens. A diamond sparkles the clue to Shirley's future plans. Girls' Chorus 2. CATHERINE E. A. BUSKIRK Northampton, R. D. 1 Clerical and Sales A sly, timid lass is Cath- erine, with that forever beam- ing grin. A wide variety of interests, including 4-H work, occupy Cass' spare time. We see in the future a happy housewife and hostess. Tri-Hi-Y I, 3. Page 21 Talents LOIS HAZEL BLUM Danielsville, R. D. 1 College Preparatory A sunny day and Blumy is absent. Horseback riding? Hiking? Or mountain climb- ing? "Reds" loves them all. Enigmatic Lois will be a sympathetic friend to her kindergarten cherubs. VIRGINIA C. CHEHULY 1657 Newport Avenue Secretarial Virginia-gay, warm, and friendly-is very much inter- ested in the Air Force. Now she serves the customers in a local store and monopo- lizes the candy counter. She will be an efficient airline hostess or an asset in any office. Girls' Chorus l, 2, Ensemble l, 25 Tri-Hi-Yvl, 2, 3. We Basked in the Limelight of New RICHARD M. CHABAK RONALD J. CHABAK SYLVIA C. CHRISTMAN 658 East 20 Street 658 East 20 Street 217 East 21 Street College Preparatory College Preparatory Stenographic Dreamy eyes and a subtle Ronnie is a sincere ad- To see Sylvia model a smile describes Richie, the mirer of "Beauty." This black velvet lounging costume other half of the Kokomo hard hitting gridiron guard is to see poise, beauty, and twins. Whether it be the keeps in shape as a speed grace at work. Wrestling gridiron, track field, life sav- demon on the cinder track. matches and family dinners ing, or the future, Richard inevitably finds success. Football l, 2, 35 Basketball l, 2, Track 2, 35 Clinic 2, 35 N Club 2, 35 Gym Team l, 2, 35 Gym Exhibition. SHIRLEY J. CROCK 360 East 10 Street College Preparatory Consult your dreambook and lend an ear-Crocky's at it again! Friendly, cheer- ful, and unpredictable - Blondie's main gripes are get- ting up early and dieting. Shirley fancies letter writing and elementary teaching. Girls' Chorus l, 2, 35 Mixed Chorus l, 2, 35 Ensemble 1, 25 Cheerleading 15 National Honor Society 35 Amptennian 3. A deserving Eagle Scout and Ron Navy. Jr. Olympics winner, looks forward to the Track l, 2, 35 lState and District 215 Football l, 2, 35 Wrestling 25 Chorus 35 Gym Exhibition 1, 25 N Club l, 2, 35 Clinic 2, 3. JOSEPH C. DANNER 1518 Newport Avenue College Preparatory Brilliant, orderly Joe, our "answer man," has the know- how in anything from Chaucer to making sundaes. Get him away from the books and thereis time for minia ture golf, photography, and fish- ing. The future? Research chemist. Fishing Club l, 2, 3 KTreasurer 335 Weight Club I5 Biology Club l5 Aviation Club 25 Science Fair 25 National Honor Society 3 lTreasurer 315 Amptennian 3. keep sylvia too busy to day- dream about office jobs or airline hostesses. Tri-Hi-Y I5 Amptennian 3. ELAINE DAY 922 Dewey Avenue Clerical and Sales A pearly smile and a friendly 4'Howdy" introduces "Daisy"-and a new joke. This Youth Fellowship work- er has every qualification necessary for a good leader. The Air Force will inherit a bowling expert when Elaine arrives. Page 22 Laurels JAN ET ANN CIMINO 2035 Siegfried Avenue Steno,-graphic Changing hair colors and sudden reversals of mood help Janet express her per- sonality. Our ardent skating and polka fan has one am- bition-to be a Grade A pianist. Being a telephone operator would please .lanet fine. Dramatic Club l, 25 Tri-Hi-Y 'l, 2. NANCY M. DECH Northampton, R. D. 2 Stenographic Reserved but friendly Nan- cy comes and goes. No hurry -no worry. Easily contented with a good book or a peppy square dance. She partici- pates willingly in church ac- tivities but hasn't made defi- nite plans about the future. Concrete Courier 1, Earned in Scholastics, Music, Drama, and Sports ROSEMARIE DERKITS 14104 Newport Avenue Clerical and Sales New fashions? New School hair-dos? Rosemarie will be sporting them on the dance floor at St. Joels. Our popular color guard plans to exchange swimming pool fun for sky riding as an airline hostess. HERBERT A. ENGLER 206 East 21 Street College Preparatory Good-natured Herb and his tuba are inseparable. From District Band he marches to Forensics. Gym feats keep our loyal "Eddie Fisher" in trim. As manager of the swimming pool, Herb studies his favorite subiect. girls. Boys' Chorus I, 2, 35 Mixed Chorus I, 2, 35 Mixed Ensemble I, 2, 35 Band I, 2, 35 N Club 35 Track I, 2, 35 Gym Exhibition I, 2, 35 Gym Team 35 Wrestling 35 Junior Speaking Contest5 For- ensics I, 2, 35 District Chorus 2, 35 District Band 25 Amptennion 3. ELSIE E. DETTMER 115 Chestnut Street, Bath Secretarial Elsie beams honesty and sings alto with all her might. She has her own version of 4'Bolling" and a nifty hope chest, too. Our class tease hears office bells and wed- ding bells in her sleep. Girls' Chorus I, 2, 35 Ensemble I, 2, 35 Mixed Chorus I, 2, 35 Mixed Ensemble 25 Forensics 25 Student Council I, 25 District Chorus 3. LEONARD A. FARKAS 2421 Dewey Avenue Industrial Arts Here comes "Buffalo" in his circus wagon! Colemarfs right hand man plays hooky to fish-and catches fish, too. Being handy with tape, ham- mer, and T square means "Patsy" is assured an in- dustrious future. Fishing Club I5 Track 1. Page 23 A RAEDELL C. DIETER Cherryville Stenographic A spark plug of fun is our "Neighborhood Canary." Easy going Rae has that rare sense of humor that livens Young Peopleis meetings now and will keep her clientele happy in that beauty parlor some- day. Tri-Hi-Y I, 25 Amptennian 3. PATRICIA ANN FARKAS 2409 Dewey Avenue Stenographie Wierd stories, unending giggles, and a squeak of tires announce fun-loving Pat. Popular music and letter writing fill her leisure time. A bungalow built for two will make Pat's future com- plete. Concrete Courier I, 2, 35 Tri-Hi' Y I, 2, 3. DIANE DOTTER 309 East 19 Street College Preparatory Versatile "Peanuts,' is at- tending Girl Scouts or presid- ing at Luther League one instant and hiking or swim- ming another. Caring for Patrick, her pet dog, ener- getic Diane also masters her sewing machine. The future? Ensemble I, 2, 35 Mixed En- semble, 2, 35 Girls' Chorus I, 2, 35 Mixed chorus I, 2, 35 District Chorus 2, 35 Forencics 2, 35 Band I, 2, 35 Gym Team 35 Gym Ex- hibition 25 National Honor Soc- iety 35 Ampfennion 3. LILLIAN FAUSTNER 128 Washington Street, Bath Stenographic 4'Have anything to eat?', is Lillian's favorite battle cry. School work is late some- times when this industrious miss is too busy dancing or making "Mary Fashions." With her pleasant voice, Lil- lian should be a comforting secretary and housewife some- day. Tri-Hi-Y 35 Amptenniun 3. Our Talents Overflowed into Homemade The familiar cry, c'Westward Hof brings memories of our most spectacular junior assembly. For one hour We lived the life of a cowboy. Picture top righ!-There were cozy campfire scenes, songs of the open trail, and strumming guitars. Lower righz-Scarecrow shenanigans held us in thrall. Page 24 Indian maidens danced to the sun god. And we admired daunt- l e s s pioneers, including HC0tton Mouth Gertiew from Rattlesnake Gulch. Assemblies And Lively I-Iomeroom Escapades There was enough Christmas cheer in Horneroom lil- to feed the whole Senior Class. Horneroom l3 girls took time out to pack special lunches for the football players. Homeroom programs were gen- erally serious, but "All Work and no play-7' you know! So, who wants to be dull? Things got rather complicated in Homeroom l when that string game appeared on the Hallowe'en program. A proud moment for Home- room 3. Mr. Schneider announ- ces, 4'You have Won the Ampten- nian sales drive ! " Page 25 There Were Seventh Grade Trips, Dance Classes, MARGARET FINK Bath, R. D. 2 Secretarial Want to make our prize speller blush? mention Moby Dick. Margie's specialties are daydreaming, rowboating, fishing, ocean dipping, and reading. Typewriters and tod- dlers rate with Margaret, too. Concrete Courier 15 Student Council 25 Tri-Hi-Y 1, 2, 35 Amp- tennian 3. ESTH ER N. GARDY Allentown, R. D. 4- Secretarial Lovely to look at, delight- ful to hear. Essie solos her way into the hearts of her listeners from N. H. S. to the Allentown Symphony Con- certs. No boredom with "Miss Mischief" on the loose. "The future? Who knows?" says "last minute Louie." Girls' Chorus 1, 2, 35 Tri-Hi-Y lp Mixed Chous l, 2, 35 Ensemble 1, 2, 35 Mixed Ensemble l, 2, 32 District Chorus l, 2, 35 Forensics l, 2, 35 Amptennian 3. l JANE L. FOGEL 538 Washington Avenue Secretarial Dropping books again?? Wide-awake Jane is brimful of ideas-and chewing gum. Walking keeps her in trim for Shorthand, in which she excels. Teaching Shorthand or Civil Service work appeals to Jane. Girls' Chorus l, 2, 35 Mixed Chorus 2, 35 Photo Club l5 Tri- Hi-Y 25 Amptennian 3. JOHN R. J. GARGER 1508 Newport Avenue Clerical and Sales Keeping track of sports cars, especially Ferraries, comes natural for John. A master in the print shop, an asset at the Roxy, a coin and stamp collector. John will try linotype operating next. Band l, 2, 35 Amptennian 3. GLORIA E. FOX Bath, R. D. 2 Secretarial A melodious "Take Me Out To The Ball Game" intro- duces a slim smiling figure- "Beauty." Luther League, 4-H Club, and choir work are in her line. Future predictions see "Beauty" skybound. Girls' Chorus l, 2, 35 Debate l5 Dramatic Club 25 Softball l5 Amptennian 35 Sophmore Class Secretaryj Mixed Chorus 2, 3 JOAN GEHRET 24541 Main Street College Preparatory Baby sitter "Joni" charms the tots with her laughing eyes and winsome ways. Piano doodling and cowboy ballads satisfy this Junior Speaker. Nurse Joan will entertain her patients with her tales. Dramatic Club l, 25 Tri-Hi-Y 1, 2, 35 Junior Speaking Contest: Amptennian 3. Page 26 HARLEY R. J. FRITZ, JR. Walnutport, R. D. l Industrial Arts Fritzie, the deep quiet type, wins shop math awards and rates with that certain some- one. Harley finds time for hunting and fishing, mech- anics and sports. Here's a likely prospect, Uucle Sam! DORIS RAYE GEIGER 1775 Hokendauqua Avenue Clerical and Sales Find the horses, and there's Doris on Trigger, her handsome Palomino. A smart dresser and lively conversa- tionalist is Doris who finds collecting statues of horses satisfying until she owns her own riding academy and stables of steeds someday. Girls' Chorus 2. Proms, First Dates, and Water Pistol Battles GARY G. GEISS DONALD R. GILLINGHAM MARIONETTE GORSKY BARBARA JANE GRAVER Danielsville Bath, R. D. 1 1720 Newport Avenue Walnutport, R. D. 2 Clerical and Sales Autograph conscious Gary is Danielsville's gift to the business world. Our pseudo- manager of Edgemont Park finds roller skating, dancing, baseball, and music to his liking. After graduation Gary will master office work. Gym Exhibition 2. JOAN MARIE GREEN 111 West 27 Street Stenographic "Who invented bookkeep- ing?" queries our trim, tidy .loni as she adds an- other salt shaker to her col- lection. Church work and the Air Force keep Joan on the go. "Miss Neatnessn sees modeling school ahead. Tri-Hi-Y 2, 35 Concrete Courier 2, 3. Industrial A rts Big blond Gilly tells the National Gaurd's tales. He teases everyoneg he tries any- tbingg he eats more than any- oneg and he is partial to the wide open spaces. Gilly is grooming himself for the Navy. Weight Club I5 Rifle Club l5 Football I5 Amptennion 3. DOLORES JANE GRUBE Bethlehem, R. D. 2 Secretarial A patient smile and "Laissez Faire" attitude will smooth Dolores' path as a secretary, homemaker, or military-minded WAC. Baby sitting and square dancing at the Red Barn take her time now. Stenographic Sometimes whimsical, some- times boisterous. "Mickey" likes nothing better than late evening promenades, a good story, a snappy dance band, a good baseball game, and a challenging argument. Mari- onette is willing to work over- time at housekeeping. Tri-Hi-Y 1, 2, 35 Softball l5 Con- crete Courier 2, 35 Amptennian 3. LILLIAN JEAN ETTE GUTTMAN 1376 Newport Avenue Secretarial "All right folks, let's get to work. We have a paper to get out," is the command of our Courier kid. Lillian, a very efficient steno, is all set for the right office and a big businessman. Concrete Courier l, lAssistant Editor 2, Editor 315 Amptennion 3. Page 27 College Preparatory Lend your ears! Babs has a new joke. The Graver gig- gle is familiar in Slatington, Bert's Restaurant, or Edge- mont's Skating Rink. There may be a white cap in the future. Girls' Chorus l, 25 Dramatic Club 25 Tri-Hi-Y 35 Amptennian 3. SHIRLEY ANN GUTTMAN 1379 Newport Avenue Stenographic Shirley is the quiet type who really loves to type, that is when she's not on a shop- ping spree, or relaxing on Guttman's Porch, or working for Sodality. Amiable Shirley sees an office career ahead. An Eighth Grade Glimpse of the Philadelphia Zoo EDWARD 'STEPHEN HAINES SYLVIA LORRAINE HAINES GAIL I. HALDEMAN DONALD P. HANDWERK 1659 Newport Avenue 1659 Newport Avenue 1803 Main Street T1-eighlers College Preparatory' Ed finds Utopia across the street. Of course, Pirogies and smart clothes rate, too, with this muscular, well-co- ordinated star of the parallel bars and trampolene. "Hunt- ing, Ed?" "Nope, just Sl10t my toe off." Football 'l, 25 Track lg N Club l, 2, 35 Clinic 2, 35 Gym TGCHT1 lf 25 Gym Exhibition 2. LATTA JAMES HEIL 1504jlashington Avenui College Preparatory Sylvia sells charm across the counter at the M 81 N or- al the T. A. C. From White- hall she came and captured us with smiles and friendli- ness. Now 'iSis', plugs boost- er tags like a veteran. Sylvia will be a capable, lovely Lady in White. Girls' Chorus 'l, 2, 3, Tri-Hi-Y I, 25 National Honor Society 35 Student Council 35 Gym Exhibi- tion 2, Science Fair 2j Ampten- nian 3. JOHN J. HERMAN l266 Newport 'Avenue College Preparatory As a member of the All Star Baseball Team, Gail traveled to Altoona to dis- play her slugger's ability. Snappy sports clothes and a D. A. keynotes our jovial Sonja Henie. 'iTubby" sees East Stroudsburg S. T. C. or the Waves in the future. Tri-Hi-Y 2 Nice Presidentjg Class Treasurer lg Softball l, 2. PAUL I-lNATow Bath, R. D. 2 Industrial A rts Studying at the Fred War- ing workshop rates tops with "Jess", our super soda jerk, who is loyal to the Sons of Union Veterans. Anything electrical or mechanical suits Lotta. Trade School or the Armed Forces Will, 100. Rifle Club 1, 25 Boys' Cl'10rUS 2, 35 Mixed Chorus 2, 3. Clerical and Sales John is handy with the homework and the accordion. This tall, reserved fellow takes his church work very seriously. The Roxy is a sec- ond home to John, who wel- comes next a clerking career. Industrial Arts 6'Reds', farms, and farms well. Model airplanes, too, catch his fancy. 'gTinkering" should be Paul's middle name. It's no surprise to us that he means to be a mechanic- perhaps even a designer of airplanes someday. Weight Club lg Rifle Club 1, 25 Football l. Page 28 Clerical and Sales Edgemont Park's economy size skater also enjoys danc- ing at Danielsville. Donald roots for the Phils-and the girls. He triggers the fun in school, but saves his talent for that future salesman's career. Gym Exhibition 2. ROSALIA HOBEL Walnutport, R. D. 2 Secretarial :Trench-fries? Right away, Sir." says Rosie on the job at Edgemont Park. The gift of gab and a flowing pen characterizes Rosie. Playing the church organ or skating at nearby rinks content Rosa- lia as she plans a secretary's future. Dramatic Club l, 2, Concrete Courier 2. ,rush And an Uver - Zealous Pal in the Fish Pond CORINNE LUCILLE HOCH Box 14, Bath, R. D. 2 ' Stenographic Comes spare time, and in the back yard we find Corinne target-practicing with the "22',. Corinne concen- trates on sewing, dieting, and traveling. Our teller of tales should be a fine C. P. A. Dramatic Club l. VICTORIA HUTH Northampton, R. D. 2 Stenographic 195475 "4-H Girl of the Year" is Vicky. Mention 4-H Leadership Training School and Victoria glows. Browsing through books or cutting pat- terns pleases Miss lnterior Decorator. Being a super salesgirl suits Vicky, too. Tri-Hi-Y 2, 35 Drama 'l, 2. MARIAN MAE HOLOTA 105 West 27 Street Stenographic Need anything from the local dime store? see Marian, a whiz of a clerk with sales appeal. Ice skating and tailoring skirts are favorite pastimes for g'Tootsie.', There is a WAVE in Marian's future. Tri-Hi-Y 1, 2, 3. ELAINE M. HUTTON 814 Lincoln Avenue Secretarial A soft voice, a blushing smile, and a short curly bob belong to Elaine. Always con- tented - whether discussing travel, Thursday night shop- ping, or cheering at a game. Our f'Miss Vogue" will be an efficient secretary or Civil Service Worker abroad. Tri-Hi-Y l, 2, 3, Photo Club lg Amptennian 3. MARGARETTE HUMMEL Bath, R. D. 1 Secretarial Hescuing 8:10 pin curls is a cinch for Edgemont Park's snappy waitress, Mar- garette. Borrowing combs, watching wrestling matches, and losing things comes natural to Margeg but in the office she is "efficiency" it- self. Dramatic Club l, 2. MELVYN CHARLES HVAZDA 1914 Lincoln Avenue College Preparatory Equally at home afield or in the classroom is Mel, who keeps his guns, books, and camera in good order. Elec- tronics and photography will keep Melvyn busy until he tackles engineering at Le- high or M. I. T. Rifle Club l, 2g Photo Club 35 Science Fair 25 Amptennian 35 National Honor Society 3, Gym Exhibition 2, Aviation Club 2, Science Club l lTreasurer ll. Page 29 IHOR PAUL HUSAK 227 West 14 Street College Preparatory Tall, sleek "Doc" gives the parallel bars a work out. Our favorite newcomer from Eu- rope is an ardent sports fan with an eye for color and sharp clothes. Artist Ihor is mechanically inclined. Aviation Club 2, Student Coun- cil 2, Biology Club lp Stage Crew 2, 31 Gym Team 35 Gym Exhibition 25 Amptennlan 3. FRANK E. IFKOVITS 362 East 11 Street College Preparatory Picnics and blondes fasci- nate lfky. This blond, stellar football man also sparks the baseball diamond. A bashful comedian is our class trea- surer. Frank will pitch his way to success. Football 'l, 2, 3 ICO-captain 315 Clinic l, 2, 35 Baseball l, 2, 3, N Club l, 2, 3 Nice President 3lg Class Treasurer 2, 35 Basketball lg Amptennian 3. 0 QC Nmth Grade ROSE MARIE IFKOVITS Walnutport, R. D. 1 College Preparatory Rosie ..... quiet until you get to know her. That favorite comment wllskll' and a becoming blush identify St. Nick's chief choir-critic. Rose never refuses a peanut sundae, french fries, or a trip to New York. Tri-Hi-Y l, 2, 35 Amptennian 3. BERTHA ANNA KEGLOVITS 220 East 21 Street Secretarial Slim, trim, affable Bertha has a scholary, questioning mind. 124's precise perfec- tionist relaxes with Como and Bennett records, or at the nearest soda fountain. As a private Secretary she will be tops. Tri-Hi-Y 2, 35 Amptennian 35 National Honor Society 3. Meant Poetry WARREN RAYMOND JACOBY 108 Washington Street, Bath Industrial Arts "We dub thee 'lakelll' say the fellows, and Warren smiles in his quiet, sleepy way. This field and stream man has time for the Naval Reserves. Enlisting in the Navy and then a carpentry career suit Warren. Rifle Club l. EDWARD KEGLOVITS 515 East 4th Street Stenograpltic A keen wrestler and a sharp dresser is Keggie, the lone male protection of Sec- tion 123. Wise in the Ways of golfing and women is Keg- gie who leaves the feminine ranks to join the Marines. Fishing Club l, 25 Weight Club l, 2, 35 Wrestling l, 2, 35 Track l, 35 N Club 35 Gym Exhibition 2. and our Pravda Gazette 99 LILLIAN JAN DRES 124 West 21st Street Stenographic A sly look from big brown eyes means Lil's got an idea again. With a-'lCome on, letls go'-she sends dull care flying. Remember absent- minded Lil at the Roxy? Yep, she really knelt in the aisle. lt must be Dan Cupid? Tri-Hi-Y 3. BARBARA ELEEN KLEPPINGER 1745 Main Street College Preparatory Bonny Barbara has no time to think of drama and Cedar Crest as she takes the lead in school, church, and at the T.A.C. 'lKlep" is a lively lark on the wing. Nat'l Honor Soc. 2, 3 lPres. 315 Girls' Cho. l, 2, 35 Mixed Cho. !, 2, 3 lPres. 335 Ensemble 'l, 2, 35 Mixed Ensemble l, 2, 35 Tri-Hi-Y 1, 2 CPres. 1, 215 con- crete Courier l, 25 Majorette 35 Student Council 2 Nice-Pres. 235 Forensics l, 2, 35 Jr. Speak- ing5 Gym Team 35 Gym Exhibit- ion 25 Science Fair l, 25 Amp- tennian 3. Page 30 ELIZABETH JAN E KATES Cherryville Stenographic Bangs and sprinkle of freckles, plus quantities of pep, introduces 6'Betty,,' our animal lover. She is devoted to her miniature zoo but es- pecially favors her three dogs. Her pet in the future?-a typewriter. Concrete Courier 15 Tri-Hi-Y l, 2. DONALD KLEPPINGER 2386 Washington Avenue Industrial Arts Introducing a fellow with a gym. Weight lifter Klep is a Tarzan on the ropes. An enormous appetite belongs to our jovial jokester of 122. Presently Don is listening to the call of the Marines. Football l, 2, 35 Wrestling l, 2, 35 Track 15 Weight Club l5 Clinic 3. Tottering Stage Sets And Zesty Intramural Sports 1 DARLENE ALTHEA KNELLER PRINCESS ANN KOCH NANCY JANE KOCHER JOYCE L. KOHLER Box 417, Bath, R. D. 1 2456 Main Street 1906 Washington Avenue 559 Washington Avenue Clerical and Sales Transferring from Allen- town in her junior year, Dar- lene soon captured us with her quiet friendliness. She has time for church activi- ties and pen-pals in Japan. There are dreams of a book- keeping career ahead. SHIRLEY ANN KOHLER 2437 Cherryville Road Stenographic HSkippy's" best friend is Shirl, our peanut butter connoisseur, whose smiles, freckles, and soldier boy tales brighten the dullest days. Luther League and choir work keep our future house- wife busy. Tri-Hi-Y 1, 2, 3. College Preparatory Poney tail and Hudson whizzing by mean Prinzy is bound for the Edgemont Skat- ing Rink. Church choir and clarinet rehearsals seem im- portant to Princess, but a wedding gown tops them all. Forensic l, 25 Band I, 2, 35 Amptennian 3. EDWARD J. KOTCHER 1387 Stewart Street College Preparatory "Eddie" .... always calm, cool, and collected . . . . is a whiz in class, Super sales- man at Coleman's, and a faithful member of the T. A. C. Prospects in engineering look great for this energetic lad. Rifle Club I5 Weight Club 15 Photo Club 35 National Honor Society 35 Amptennian 3. Clerical and Sales Perfect attendance in Sun- day school for eleven years is a key to Nancy's depend- ability. Since bookkeeping is a cinch for her, she willing- ly helps her classmates, too. Music, both in school and church, will keep Nancy, our future bookkeeper, in tune. Girls' Chorus l, 2, 35 Mixed Chorus l, 2, 35 Amptennian 3. BETTY ANN KRAYNICK 137 West 17th Street College Preparatory Find a crowd and Betts will be in the middle of the f'Buzz" session. Our popular Student Council president leads a "Rich" life filled with socializing, studying, sister sitting, and snappy cheerlead- ing. Next a brilliant teaching career. Tri-Hi-Y l, 2 lVice-President 215 Cheerleader l, 2, 35 Gym Exhibi- tion 25 N Club 3 lSecrei'ary 315 National Honor Society 2, 35 Student Council 3 lPresident 315 Amptennian 3. of . A Page 31 College Preparatory A tall tale told with a half grin means .loyce is in ac- tion again. Collecting sharp clothes or pennants, enjoying a bowling or baseball session are of 'Grade A importance to Miss Kohler, R. N. Tri-Hi-Y l, 2, 35 Softball l, 2. JOHN H. KRETZMAN Bath, R. D. 1 College Preparatory Reading cartoons in the library, teasing girls, square dancing, and National Guards keep '4Happy Jackie" busy when he's rl0l plaving Illlhla- ture golf. The future sees .lack in a printer's shop. Ayiation 25 Weight Club I5 Rifle Club l5 Football l, 25 Gym Exhibition 25 Amptennian 3. y , . 4 There Were Never Enough Holidays Holidays, oh holidays' How we love them! A special spirit walks the halls these days Picture at top-Those turkey din- ners! Leonard and Carl beat the lunch time bell. Pictures at right- Betty Kraynick entertains the National Honor Society at a gay Christmas party. Section 122? In White shirts? Our Industrial Arts fellows usher in the holiday with style. Section 124 girls paraded and predicted a Thanksgiving "Vic- tory for Northampton." We got it. is t ip is Page 32 Glorious Days Filled with Food, Fun, and Frolic The Teen Age Center was strictly off-bounds for under- classmen the night of Decem- lier 22 when the seniors con- verged there for their last Christmas Party. Pictures at left catch some of the evening activity: Christmas carols were defi- nitely in order. In The Canteen we literally dug into the refreshments. Our g'lVlerry Minstrelsj' gave forth with ballads old and new. And there was Santa Claus and gifts for all. Wonder what Mary Ann is asking for? Page 33 Soon We Launched Into A Sophomore World BEVERLY ANN KROMER 2253 Main Street College Preparatory A tinkle of jewelry and a rustle of skirts introduces Bev, our pert Sunday School pianist, ardent member in The Order of Rainbow for Girls, and a true sports fan. Ele- mentary teaching comes next for Beverly. Dramatic Club 15 Tri-Hi-Y l, 2, 3 lSecretory 335 Gym Exhibition 25 Amptennian 35 National Hon- or Society 3. MARY E. LABYACK Nazareth, R. D. 1 Secretarial What is gutter water? Ask Maryg she'll know. After learning four Alma Maters, Mary joined us. An expert with books, pots, and needles is our 4-H whiz kid who won two blue ribbons at the Naza- reth Fair. Softball 25 Amptennian 3. BERNICE KRUMANOCKER Bethlehem, R. D. 2 Clerical and Sales '4Partners up and do-si-do!" That's where you find Ber- nice. Our small but perfect saleslady will certainly make a successful secretary or wait- ress. As for homemaker, Ber- nice has a real knack for cooking, too. Concrete Courier 2, 3. HILLARD L. LEINDECKER 1553 Washington Avenue Industrial Arts Today 'iHealens" walks in the woods for sportg tomor- row he rides 'LCandy." He knows his rifles-even in the Drum and Bugle Corps. First the call of the Marines, then a game warden's career for Hillard. Rifle Club l, 2 CPresident U5 Weight 'l, 25 Wrestling l, 2, 35 Gym Exhibition 25 Amptennian 3. WILLARD W. KULP 17 West 10 Street Industrial Arts Kulpy, a whiz kid in ro- mance and stock car driving, is a tiger in wrestling. He kicks up the dust with golf clubs and hot rods. Becoming a state-policeman is Kulpy's fondest dream. Football l, 25 Wrestling l, 2, 35 Weight Club 'l, 2, 35 N Club 15 Gym Exhibition l. RAMON DEAN LEINDECKER 1564 Washington Avenue Clerical and Sales Pole Vaulting i'Fuzzy" cer- tainly sports his share of med- als in track competitions. Laugh-a-minute Ramon turns from sports and girls to eye a Navy career. There'll be good swimming and diving, Ramon. Track l, 2, 35 Basketball 2, 35 Wrestling i5 Weight Club I5 N Club 35 Senior Council I, 2, 3, lTreasurer 3l. Page 34 WARREN S. S. KUNTZ Treichlers College Preparatory Kuntzy, our silent man spends his leisure hours de- signing model airplanes of the future and playing his saxophone in the school band. Kuntzy's motto, "Think much and say little," should put him ahead in college. Science Club I5 Band 'l, 2, 3. 1 PATRICIA ANN LERCH 9241 Dewey Avenue S leriographic Giggles, a discreet cough, and Pat is on the scene to catch the laughs. Youth Fel- lowship, the Church Choir, and the N. H. S. Band keep Patsy stepping. .lust a cottage small without the waterfall would suit Pat. Girls' Chorus l, 2, 35 Band l, 2, 35 Mixed Chorus l, 2, 35 En- semble l, 2. Of Presses, Typewriters, FRANCES J. LISETSKI 1656 Lincoln Avenue College Preparatory Nimble-fingered 6'Franswa" goes frem Bop to Bach on her clarinet. She tackles her problems with verve and sin- cerity and lends a helping hand. West Chester in the future, music or math? Band l, 2, 35 Forensics l, 2, 35 District Band l, 25 State Band l, 25 District Orchestra 25 State Orchestra 25 Softball l, 25 Gym Exhibition 25 National Honor Society 35 Amptennian 3 lCo- Editorj. CARLTON R. LUTZ Bethlehem, R. D. 2 Clerical and Sales Lutz, the guy with a smile especially for girls, is active in church affairs, recipient of the Pro Deo et Patria award and member of the local 4-H. The "Little Giant" does the work while Carlton studies or dreams of his farm. Boys' Chorus l, 25 Band l, 2, 35 Amptennian 35 Track l, 25 Gym Exhibition 2. MONICA LIZAK 2392 Washington Avenue Szenographic Laughing eyes and plenty of blarney describes L'Shorty,', our crazy jitterbug fan. Her kitchen is her castle, when she's not at St. Joels or tak- ing her daily dozen on Main Street. A family career suits Monica. Tri-Hi-Y 1, 2, 3. DAVID C. MACKES Box 178, Bath, R. D. 1 Industrial Arts Umm! That curly hair! '4Horace" collects a r r o w heads, repairs auto engines, and keeps busy in math and Rifle Club. The mighty mite will be a carpenter or mechanic some day. Sifle Club l, 25 Fishing Club l, , 3. and Biology Herbariums JACK E. LUCKY 1617 Newport Avenue College Preparatory Small but mighty on the gridiron ..,... a whiz at sports in general .... . that's 'LSwants." Where there is food, there is lack. From model planes to the real thing in the U. S. A. F. is .lack's ambition. Weight Club 25 Rifle Club 25 Biology l CPresident U5 Aviation Club 2 fPresident 215 N Club 2, 35 Gym Exhibition 2, 35 Football Clinic 2, 35 Football l, 2, 35 Basketball l, 2, 3. EDWARD S. MARAKOVITS 1369 Newport Avenue Industrial Arts The class salutes its Boy Scout with the Ad Al Tari Dei Award. Skinny's club house on Canal Street proves his special interest in wood carving and the great out- doors. Ed will follow the trades after his stint in the Navy. Rifle Club l, 25 Fishing Club I5 Track l5 Football l5 Wrestling l. Page 35 DON E. LUTTE 1717 Washington Avenue College Preparatory Big brown eyes, occasion- aly black and blue, are the trademark of 6'Huckster,l' our gridiron and track flash. Writing p 0 e t r y, sparking gang conferences, and play- ing cards occupy Don's free time. 1t's "Anchors Away', for Lutte. Football 1, 2, 35 Track l, 2, 35 Clinic 2, 35 N Club 35 Basket- ball l5 Gym Exhibition 25 Stage Crew l, 2, 3. JOSEPH F. MARAKOVITS 1309 Main Street Clerical and Sales The dignified doorman at the Roxy is our sportsminded athletic manager, Joe. Girls and mischief keep him happy in class, but give Joe a type- writer and there's serious business ahead at B. B. C. Boys' Chorus 15 Football Mana- ger l, 25 Track 3. As Juniors We Flashed Class Rings, Drivers' Permits, 2208 Siegfried Avenue JOHN F. MARTH PHYLLI5 MCILHANEY MARY ANNE MEIXNER JOAN MESSENLEHNER 164 N. Chestnut Street, Bath 362 East 10 Street 1637 Main Street Secretarial Clerical and Sales Stenographic Industrial Arts The 3rd Ward's No. 1 fan, Marthy, is a veteran on the newspaper routes and a regu- lar field and stream man. The girls go for that curly hair, too. The Marines will be proud to have John. Fishing Club i5 Track l. STEPHEN J. MICIO 537 East 20th Street College Preparatory uStip's" blond crew cut, green eyes, and winning smile may atract female admirers, but our wrestling champ dis- played more than this to grasp the Coveted Regional Title. Will bell-bottom trous- ers replace his hunting and fishing paraphernalia? N Club l, 2, 35 Weight Club l, 2, 35 Wrestling l, 2, 3 ldistrict regional, and runner up at StateJ5 Biology 15 Gym Exhibition l, 2. "Doe-si-doe" and Phyllis has arrived with a tale of Saturday night's square dance. Flipping hamburgers and serving her customers satisfies Phyllis now, the Armed Service comes next. Concrete Courier l, 25 Tri-Hi-Y l, 2, 35 Amptennian 3. BARBARA AN N MILLER Northampton, R. D. 2 Secretarial Out of the way! Babs is taking off for classes. Our honor roll Miss is either reading, studying, or gossip- ing on the Bell System. From typewriter to cookpots for our neat 'AMimeo-Expert." Tri-Hi-Y l, 2, 3 lTreasurer 335 Amptennion 35 National Honor Society 3. An eye for color and taste appeal, thatis Mary Anne with the gentle smile. Art, music, and baby sitting ap- peal to this understanding miss who will bring charm to some man's home. girls' Chorus l, 25 Tri-Hi-Y l, 2, DAVID MILLER Treichlers Clerical and Sales Here comes Dave, four- star patron of the Edgemont Park Skating Rink. Old coin collecting, church activities, and Newhard's store keep him busy. Give this lad skates and he is happy. 1t's the Air Force for Dave. Page 36 .loanie's home-spun yarns range from reservations to reservoirs. A glistening smile and big hello are loanie's trademarks. Whether push- ing a pen or wielding a mop, our cheeseburger queen will find time for R. L. S. and success. Photo Club lg National Honor Society 35 Concrete Courier I, 2, 35 Amptennian 3. HARRIET M. MILLER Bath, R. D. 2 College Preparatory A pleasant, understanding smile will be one of Harrietis many virtues when she dons her R. N. uniform. Collect- ing pennants, swimming, and playing baseball prove she is just an all-around gal with us. Girls' Chorus 2, 35 Tri-Hi-Y l, 225 Mixed Chorus 25 Amptennian And Shivered Through Speaking Contest Tryouts ,. JUDITH L. MILLER 1929 Laubach Avenue College Preparatory With her crowning glory, Drum majorette Judy needs no whistle. Our camp coun- selor, life guard, and Girl Scout can teach anything from making apple fritters to do- ing the camel-walk. Tnfallible "Talullah,' will make a fine Home-Ec. maior. Band l, 2, 3 lmajorettel5 Debate l5 Girls' Chorus l, 25 Mixed Chorus l, 25 Gym team 35 Gym exhibition 25 Student council 25 Girls' baseball 'l, 25 Science Fair l, 25 Amptennian 3. JOHN A. MUSSEMAN Walnutport, R. D. 2 College Preparatory A mischievous look and a good sense of humor de- Lflohannn. He knows hit the mark in his or while hunting and This solid Phil fan scribes how to studies fishing. sees engineering in his future. Rifle Club 1, 25 Fishing Club I, 2, 3. NANCY JANE MILLER l362 Washington Avenue Clerical and Sales 'SYeah team!" introduces peppery Nancy who shows high style in cheerleading, diving jitterbugging, gym- nastics, and baseball. Nancy cools her temper at the T. A. C. As for the future-time will tell. Cheerleader l, 2, 35 Softball I, 2, 35 Concrete Courier 25 Gym Team 35 N Club 35 Gym Exhibi- tion 2. CARL E. N EWHARD 2363 Washington Avenue Industrial Arts MBeno" of the big smile haunts Kelly's pool hall where he is the star pin boy. The fishing bug bites this potential 'icowboyv periodi- cally. Soon 4'Beno" will join the U. S. Military. Rifle Club 15 Football Manager 1. R. ROBERT MILLER 853 N. 5th Street, Allentown College Preparatory Neat and witty .... the school's popular movie Inar- quee, is also the Roxy's as- sistant manager. This calm, cool, and collected lad finds alumnae alluring?? '4Bob,s" appreciable sense of humor will give the paratroopers an ettra lift. Aviation 25 Ampfennian 3. NED NEWHARD 805 Washington Avenue Clerical and Sales Happy-go-lucky Ned takes to 'cboatsf' laughter, and Main Street at dawning. Our jovial minstrel man is active in school and relaxes after 3:06 at the "Rue Morguef, The Air Force spells the fu- ture for Ned. Boys' Chorus I, 2, 35 Band I, 2, 35 Forensics 35 Mixed Chorus l, 2, 35 Mixed Ensemble I, 2, 35 District Chorus l, 2, 35 Gym Ex- hibition 25 Amptennian 3. Page 37 EDWIN C. MOSER Bath, R. D. 1 , College Preparatory Hey! Wake up that boy again! Besides sleeping, Ed is an authority on develop- ing pictures, raising chick- ens, and wrestling. With his gift of gab-Ed should ride high as an Air Force photo- grapher. Rifle Club 15 Photo Club l, 2, 35 Weight Club l, 35 Gym Exhibi- tion 25 Wrestling I, 35 Ampten- nian 3. BONNIE LEE NEWHART 1648 Washington Avenue College Preparatory "No kidding ! " introduces our poster, pastel, and por- trait girl, the 'Lhandsw of our class. For the latest on flutes, fish, or cats see Bon- nie, who plans an art career after college. Biology Club i5 Band, I, 2, 35 National Honor Society 35 Amp- lennian 3. There were Scholastic Honor Plaques For Room 22 BARBARA ANN ONDREJCA 1331 Main Street College Preparatory Helpful, energetic, attrac- tive, diligent introduces our sprightly miss, a friend to all. Barbs loves the shore, horses, and T. W. A's. Sports take a major part of her time as well as dancing. Young- sters add a spark to our Bar- bara's eye. Dramatic Club l, 2 KSecretary llj Tri-Hi-Y 1, 2, 3 lChaplain l, 2, President 315 Amptennion 3. BARBARA E. RADCLIFFE Box 249, Bath, R. D. 1 College Preparatory Blue eyes, friendly smile, quiet-thatis Radcliffe! This ambitious employee in a Nazareth 5 and 10, square dances in her spare time. Her favorite subject? Boys! A loyal Luther League member -Absolutely doubtful about her future. Tri-Hi-Y l, 2, 3 lChaplain 317 Amptennian 3. NELLIE PADULA Bath, R. D. 2 Secretarial A swish of blond hair, a click of the keys, and Miss Webster is at work, Nellie our amateur photographer, finds fishing and tractors fas- cinating. There's a bright fu- ture ahead for a pert, effi- cient, A-l- secretary. Photo Club lg Amptennian 35 National Honor Society 3. 1 KENNETH CHARLES RAYDEN 707 Washington Avenue Industrial Arts You'll find one of three things in uSchnoze's" hands -a golf stick, a fishing pole, or a soda he's made at the M Sz N. Clever, when he's in the mood. Schnoze's fingers are aching to grab the throt- tle of a plane and zoom away by courtesy of the United States Air Force. Fishing Club l, 2, 3. .-.H . . . ,f M, MARILYN LOU ISE PROCANYN 2258 Washington Avenue Stenographic A crown of blonde hair, blue eyes, and a superb piano technique introduces "Mon- roe," New York and Coplay are second homes for this autograph sleuth. More trips ahead for Marilyn as an air- line hostess. Dramatic 'lf Tri-Hi-Y 2, Foren- sics l, 2. JANE LAURETTA READLER 327 Green Street, Bath College Preparatory Music keeps loyal Janie rushing from ensemble to band then to church choir. Pianos, buses, and singing engagements send .lane into dithers. Books and typing rate high. Nursing or music career? Who knows? Tri-Hi-Y lg Girls' Chorus l, 2, 3, Mixed Chorus l, 2, 37 Ensemble l, 2, 35 Mixed Ensemble l, 2, 3, Bandl, 2, 3, District Chorus l, 2, 3, Forensics l, 2, 35 Accom- panist 35 National Honor Society 35 Amptennian 3. Page 38 REBECCA E. RABENOLD Walnut Street, Bath Secretarial A sassy lassie from Bath is Becky. Ushering in church, bicycling, writing to her pen- pal, visiting the Dixie Cup fills this nightowl's spare time. Dial "O" for Rebecca. Dramatic Club lg Tri-Hi-Y l, 2, 3, Amptennian 3. NANCY RUTH REHRIG Box 46, Treichlers Clerical and Sales Short, sweet, and freckled . . . . . that bright red hair means '4Beware." Here is an active gal with a favorite rendezvous, Route 45 Drive- ln.-Those daily bus rides . . . . . possibly started Nan- cy off to the waves??? Tri-Hi-Y 1, 2, 3. And' Coveted Awards in Wrestling and Track ELIZABETH ALVERA REIMER RICHARD REIMER MARJORIE E. RICE VIRGINIA RICE 1331 'Main Street 1660 Washington Avenue 260 Penn Street, Bath Walnutport, R. D. 1 Clerical and Sales College Preparatory Clerical and Sales College Preparatory Poppy, gay, and jolly de- This blond, blue-eyed, Slim and trim Marge, a Majorette i'Binny" and scribes Betty, efficient wait- ress at .lack's Restaurant. Her favorite spot-Allen- town, her favorite sport- stock car racingg her favorite hobby - collecting teddy bearsg her ambitionmto be- come a beautician. Girls' Chorus l1 Tri-Hi-Y l, 2, 31 Concrete Courier 2. LARRY R. RINKER Bath, R.. D. 1 College Preparatory Browsing in the library among the sports magazines satisfies Larry, who is no longer an amateur in the hunting and fishing game. Baseball and archery keep Larry from dreaming about his future sporting goods emporium. Fishing Club I1 Rifle Club l, 21 Amptennian 31 three letter athlete always wins with "Bets." Our class vice-president was on Cop- lay's State Legion champion- ship team. Good-natured Dick, a powerful fullback, is sure to find success. Football l, 2, 3 lCo-Captain 3l1 Baseball l, 2, 31 Basketball l, 2, 31 Clinic l, 2, 31 N Club l, 2, 3 lPresident 311 Sophmore Class Vice-President1 Junior Class Vice- President1 Senior Class Vice- President. DWAINE J. ROBERTS 332 E. 10th Street Stenographic With Lehighton F a i r ' s "best majorette" trophy to her credit, our moody red head should no longer brood. Dramatically inclined, "fles- sie" also enjoys her records and dancing. Teaching may be Dwaine's final choice. Tri-Hi-Y 31 Junior Speaking Con- test 21 Amptennian 3. speedy talker, surprises us with that absurd laugh. Our Liberace fan is fond of play- ing the piano Cwithout candlesll and displaying her movie star collection. Re- ceptionist duties should suit Margie to a HTH. Concrete Courier l, 2, 31 Girls' Chorus lj Amptennian 3. RONALD ROBERT ROBERTS 1038 Canal Street Industrial Arts Attention girls! "Rabbi", the ladies' man, has arrived. "There's always time for fishing, dancing, boating, and playing hookeyj' says the cab company's ace dispatcher in his nonchlant way. The Navy is next for Ronald. "5 -it 1 Page 39 her giggles are as in- separable as her stationery and the Marines, her spare time and roller skates. Big sparkling eyes, attracted by dolls land c0ws??l widen at the mention of Columbia University or a nursing career. Girls' Chorus l, 2, 31 Tri-Hi-Y l, 21 Mixed Chorus l, 2, 31 Band l, 2, 3 iMajore1'teJ1 Science Fair 21 Amptennian 3. JOSEPH G. ROGUSKI 2279 Main Street Industrial Arts Quiet Joe, 1955's water skier, prefers food and that cabin in the Poconos above everything. Our 8th grade American Legion award man seeks the ocean waves as he joins some under-water dem- olition team. I Basketball l. We Found Time to Lend a Helping Hand Uym' wmv-'H ,f x .X MXWY i . . ue uw tm and "M Y gm. pei fx if aw 'K Angels in the making! Page 40 In School and in Community Affairs 4,10 PII! the nflfdff VL- X . fe :elm Yillgup tl . If. Mm iii, r .Q I, Im I J In vltw M Senior stars lwighten nc-ss Band Shell gledirfzxtion. Page 41 We Studied With Fred Waring at Delaware Water Gap ARCHIE WILLIAM ROTH, JR. 1724- Washington Avenue College Preparatory A Plymouth at Yocco's means "Boy" is on the run with sausage sandwiches. Cur- rent events .... cards .... new ideas .... consult our tall, independent whiz for answers. Archie challenges Muhlenberg next. Boys' Chorus I5 Debate 15 Stud- ent Council l, 2, lVice-Presi- dent U5 Track l, 25 Gym Ex- hibition 25 Stage Crew l, 2, 35 Amptennian 3. GLORIA J. RUNDLE 265 East Main Street, Bath Clerical and Sales Glo-a pint size comedi- enne in action. A classic chuckle is Gloria's trademark whether she is teaching Sun- day School, rehearsing with the choir, or matching witti- eisms. Dreams of a beauty shop now dance in her head. Girls' Chorus I, 2, 35 Mixed Chorus i, 2, 35 Amptennian 3. RALPH R. ROTH Bethlehem, R. D. 2 Clerical and Sales Sleepy-eyed Roth "digs out" for lunch with a big smile at the gals. Give him the great out-of-doors and Ralph is happy. There's a reserved stool at Dal Pezzo's for U. S. Navy man Ralph. DALE W. SALTER 931 Washington Avenue College Preparatory Capturing top place in Junior Olympics track meets comes easy for this tall speed demon. Dales favors airplanes and reluctantly leaves the '4dolls" for an Air Force career. Aviation Club 25 Gym Exhibition 25 N Club 35 Basketball 15 Track l, 2, 35 District Track5 State Track. JANET LOUISE ROTH ROCK 215 West 27 Street Stenographic Take one assistant super- intendent of a S u n d a y School, add a church pianist, and the result is Janet-a very busy girl. There is al- ways time for laughing, driv- ing without lights, and dream- ing about a mop and a man! Girls' Chorus l, 2, 35 Mixed Chorus l, 2, 35 Band 25 En- semble l, 2, 35 Forensics 2. FREDERICK W. SCHEIRER, JR. 1664 Washington Avenue College Preparatory '4Checkmatel" and Fritz has landed his chessmen again. Be it at the Teen- Age-Center or Shawnee, our Ballad singing Fritz has a tall tale handy. This field and stream man will turn to mechanics next. Boys' Chorus l, 2, 35 Mixed Chorus 1, 2, 35 Amptennian 3. Page 42 EARL DALLAS RUCH Bethlehem, R. D. 2 Industrial Arts Contentment is sweet-so "Ruchie" has discovered. He's happy as a church deacong he's delighted with food, much food, that isg he's pleased with his plans for the future, dairy farming on a large scale-and girls! Boys' Chorus lp Gym Exhibition 2. PAUL SCHINDLER 2170 Washington Avenue College Preparatory Tall, lanky, h u st 1 i n g 'Tlashbulbl' and his trusty camera are inseparable at all school events. Paul enjoys his part time druggist's job al- most as much as music and fishing. Best wishes to Paul in his ministry career. Band 1, 2, 37 Boys' Chorus 1, 2, 35 District Chorus 2, 35 Mixed Chorus l, 2, 35 Science Fair 1, 25 Junior Speaking Contest 25 Amptennian 3. And Uelved Into Physics GLORIA M. SCHISLER 2119 Washington Avenue College Preparatory Aqua - minded 4'Cabbyls', got that mischievous glint in her blue eyes again. Teach- ing swimming, singing with the Ensemble, horseback rid- ing, and traveling rate with Gloria. Secretarial school is next. Softball l, 25 Ensemble l, 2, 35 Mixed Chorus l, 2, 35 Girls' Chorus l, 2, 35 Class Treasurer 25 Tri-Hi-Y l, 25 Gym Exhibition l, 25 Amptennian 3. JAMES M. SHAFER 2608 Main Street College Preparatory Living in South America gave ,lim that fluent Spanish and a real love for ballads. A whiz in metallurgy and a good slide rule man is he. Mining engineer Jim is headed for South Dakota Tech. Aviation Club 25 Boys' Chorus 35 Science Fair 2. DOROTHY SCHLOFFER 1668 Railroad Street Stenographic Never serious, especially on the dance floor at St. .loe's or the Frolics. Poised and pert, Dot knows all about "l3uck'l season and painting Ufcranian Easter eggs. That maroon convertible will com- mute to Western Electric soon. Softball I5 Concrete Courier l, 2, 35 Amptennian 3. MICHAELENE P. SHELLOCK 1671 Newport Avenue Stenographic Swish! Out of the way! Michaelene is trying to beat the bell again. Collecting pic- tures, chewing gum, continu- cus talking keeps blushing "Mickey" busy. Laughing at anything is a must with Mickey, and dreaming of a little white cottage. Tri-Hi-Y l, 2, 35 Concrete Cour- ier 3. At the Franklin Institute ROMAINE E. SCHWARTZ 189 West,27 Street Clerical and Sales A flashing smile and a Florida tan introduces our high stepping majorette, "Schwartzie,,. Though she is running to beat the bell, Ro- :naine has, a friendly "Hel- lo", She'll smile her way into the blue as Miss Airline Hostess. Band 2, 3 lMajorettel. JANET MAE SHINSKY 2236 Dewey Avenue Stenographic Late again? .lanet is lost in a world of her own-even in typing class. M e n t io n Whitehall and this sleek-hair- ed beauty smiles. Our future U.S. Wave is an authority on shopping for skirts in Allen- town! Girls' Chorus l, 25 Tri-Hi-Y 1. Page 43 RUGER E. SEREMULA 1815 Laubach Avenue College Preparatory There's plenty of dash and go in this tall, hustling bari- tone -- especially when he sings for Fred Waring at Shawnee. Clarinet quartets, mixing sundaes, and Long lsland holidays rate with Roger. As a teacher he'll rate with us. Band l, 2, 35 Boys' Chorus l, 2, 35 Mixed Chorus l, 2, 3 lSecre- tary 315 Mixed Ensemble l, 2, 35 Forensics 1, 2, 35 District Chorus 2, 35 Junior Speaking Contest 25 National Honor Society 35 Gym Exhibition 25 Amptennian 3. CATHERINE E. SILFIES 246 Main Street, Bath Clerical and Sales A five foot bundle of gig- gles, who counts the U. S. Post Office as her next best friend. That's Cass. Mac's diner keeps Catherine alert to new home-making ideas. Wedding bells are next on the agenda. Our Homes and Churches Were Sub Stations of Power RONALD G. SILFIES RONALD R. SNYDER MARTHA J. STASHICK PATRICIA ANNE STERNER Chestnut Street, Bath Walnutport, R. D. 1 640 East 20th Street 1611 Newport Avenue Industrial Arts HBupper" wields the pen for Section 122 and is an efficient foreman in the school shops. Ronald now helps the Acme please the public. Later, as a contractor, he will serve his public well. Fishing Club 1, 2, 3. . JAN ET L. STROHL 19 West 27 Street College Preparatory The sound of cleats-a ba- ton swinging in the airwin- troduces "Peanuts" Swim- ming at the dam keeps our pert assistant head majorette in trim. A good argument, a luscious sundae, or a bowling party pleases Janet, R. N. just fine. Tri-Hi-Y l, 2, 3 Nice-President 3l, Band l, 2, 3 lMajorettel, Photo Club lg Amptennian 3. Industrial A rts Ronald is Edgemont Park's stand-by over week ends. Girls and the roller rinks are replacing hunting, fishing, and 'ball playing as his favorites. Someday Ronald, the master carpenter, may build your dream home for you. Rifle Club I, 2. ROSEMARIE TANCZOS Danielsville, R. D. 1 Secretarial Pert, Curly haired, and shy is Rosie-but ready with a smile or story for 124. A whiz when it comes to read- ing books or collecting stamps and pennants. Office work comes next for our blushing expert. Amptennian 3. S tenogra phic There's an eyeful of style when Martha goes by with a click of her cleets. The Juicy Fruit company's best advertiser boasts quite a col- lection of coins and dishes. Give her the business world or the 'imop7'flVlartha will be happy. Tri-Hi-Y l. MARILYN DIANE TARAS Walnutport, R. D. 1 College Preparatory With pen in hand or Penn in mind, plus a flair for eat- ing and dancing, uLynn" finds little time to relax. Flirtatious eyes supplement the sense of humor of this unpredictable "brain" of the senior class. Student Council l lTreasurerl7 Dramatics 2, Tri-Hi-Y 31 Con- crete Courier l, 2, 35 Ampten- nian 35 National Honor 2, 3. Page 44 Secretarial i'Anyone for tennis or skating?" Pat's first in line. A newcomer to N. H. S. and Bethlehem's 4'Miss Sweetheart of 1952" finds enjoyment whether gracing a candy counter or spending time at the HSal"vation army. Wed- ding bells are in the air. Amptennian 3. MARY JANE TEMOS 113 Broad Street, Bath College Preparatory There is music in her voice whether she is singing with the Ensemble or practicing a Shakespearian soliloquy. Gentle Mary ,lane finds time for our troubleseand fun- and tales of Dotterls cabin. With "Chubby" as R. N. who minds being sick? Girls' Chorus l, 2, 3, Mixed Chorus I, 2, 3, Ensemble 1, 2, 3, Dramatic Club l, 2, Debate I5 Sophomore Class Teasurer, Amp- fennian 3, Junior Speaking Contestp Forensics 2, National Honor Society 3. As We Groped Towards That Elusive Diploma at ' L ff? 5 1. A... 2 s ,M -,., . : : N b If . - - 3 . 33 , E ,gk V, nth: ,. K K, T? Q ' E 'gag' QL, ga- . --f . s......,.-.gf 1 -1 MARLEN E N. TROXELL Washington Street, Bath Stenographic Looking for an argument? So is Marlene. Determined, exact, and independent is she. Troxell could thrive on base- ball, music, and food. She is sure to sing her way into something bright and excit- ing. Girls' Chorus l, 2, 35 Mixed Chorus l, 2, 35 Ensemble l, 2, 35 Forensics l, 25 Softball l, 2, 35 Student Council 35 District Chorus 3. EVELYN C. WEAVER Northampton, R. D. 2 College Preparatory Small in stature and great in energy introduces "Ev," Coleman's authority on menls wear. Being a "pro" at minia- ture golf and an ardent bowler keeps Evelyn in trim for hiking. The future ? ? ? Biology Club 15 Tri-Hi-Y 1, 2, 35 Arnpfennion 3. EDWARD UHERCHIK 1342 Washington Avenue Clerical and Sales lt takes nothing more than the theater, a swimming pool, the gridiron, or hard- wood to make this Detroit Tiger booster feel at home. A neat crew-out and shy grin identify Ed as a keen, white collar worker of tomorrow. Football l, 2, 35 Basketball 2, 35 Clinic 2, 35 Gym Exhibition 2. ALBERT L. WERNER Northampton, R. D. 1 College Preparatory That greasy shirt meant the "Texaco Kidv is doing research work in Auto Mechanics again. Guitars, ballads, and l'Adios" make good listening. Al turns to engineering next. Boys' Chorus 'l, 2, 35 Science Fair 2. MARTHA M. VAN BUSKIRK Walnutport, R. D. 1 College Preparatory Martha ..... favors few- er bus rides, more time for roller skating and square dancing. All she needs to off- set her shiny hair, quiet dis- position, and demure smile is a nurse's cap, plus a few more records. Tri-Hi-Y l, 2, 35 Amptennian 3. RICHARD F. WETZEL 532 Northampton Street, Bath College Preparatory Shhl-Quiet please! Rich is concentrating on his Plane G. This sky-minded fellow is a whiz with the tube of glue and his planes. Shy, depend- able Rich should make a fine aviator someday. Aviation Club 2 lVice-Presi- dentJ5 National Honor Society 35 Science Fair 2. Page 45 STEPHEN G. WALLO 1651 Newport Avenue Industrial Arts "Buddy is a very correct movie usher, builds fine model planes, and manages the soap box derbies. After graduation Stephen means to become a pilot. From soap box to planes is his dream. Rifle Club l, 25 Fishing Club 15 Athletic Manager 1, 2, 35 Amp- tennian 3. EDITH YOHN Northampton, R. D. 1 Clerical and Sales Edith demonstrates sales know-how in Lerner's lingerie department. She may be last to class, but mention baby sitting or a clerking career and quiet Edith radiates smiles. Determined to Carry the Llght of Truth Into the World of Tomorrow CATHERINE ANN ZAKOS Main Street, Bath Clerical and Sales As Amptennian secretary of 'Homeroom 3, Catherine steered her classmates to an ice cream victory. This gram- mar-wise senior is proud of her record collection, likes bei n g a ,lack-of-all-trades, and plans to make bookkeep- ing a career. Tri-Hi-Y I5 Concrete Courier 2, 35 Amptennian 3. CARMEL MARIE ZANGARI Northampton, R. D. 1 Clerical and Sales Chief gum dispenser for section 125 is Carm, a wide- awake scholar with the an- swers, too. If it's spaghetti and pizza and a new picture of the Yankees, then all is right with her world. Carmel will make a fine waitress someday. Tri-Hi-Y l, 2, 31 Pl'10l'0 Club l. ln Memoriam Classmate George White June 6, l937 May 9 l95ll- To live in hearts we leave behind IS not to che Campbell Joining the Rush Underclassmen Generally life is one big RUSH for our underclassmen. However, on a fine October day a fire drill is an excellent excuse for a leisurely stroll back to classes. X J T llllll W The Rush Light Medieval Europe basked in the glow of the Rush Light. This slender holder with its burning rush was introduced to our shores by the earliest pioneers. The holders had to be forged out of iron or carved out of wood. Then the rushes were gathered in wet places, dried, and dipped into grease. Later they were placed in a slanting position in the holder and were lighted by flint and steel 'istrike-a-lights." They burned very rapidly and emitted a pungent odor. Today this lamp is the symbol of the famous Rush Light Society. i Jovial Juniors Prepare to Meet New Experiences Class Colors-dark blue, canary yellow Class Flower-yellow rose Class Motto- Knowledge is the door to destiny. junior Class Officers make tentative plans for a farewell dance for the seniors Standing: John Miksits, treasurerg Galen Day, vice-president. Seated: Marvin Kuntz, presidentg Mr. Mechtly, class adviserg Barbara Wagner, secretary. Page 48 S' s Q Section ll0 Row IWM. Walben, J. Die- bert, V. Minar, .l. Schis- ler, R. Minnich. Raw 2-S. Santee, J. Melt- sch, L. Hrycyszyn, D. Ros- encranz, G. Bennis, M. Schneck, B. Hilberg, M. Smith. Row 3-D. Haff, R. Sickonic D. Gable, D. Thomas, R Myers, R. Turanchik, E Tanczos, C. Wunderler. Row 4-D. Santo, L. Schall J. Croller, M. Hutnick, I Miksits, P. Miller, W Szupper, P. Bolman. 1 As They Assume New Roles In Leadership Page 49 Section 111 Row 1-R. Creener, N. Tak- acs, P. Reinert, N. Mess- ner, H. Reph, J. Wuchter, J. Jones. Row 2-S. Eberts, D. Lovelace, J. Kuntzleman, S. Smith, R. Uherick. B. Reph, J. Rossi. Row 3-E. Brunner, M. Kuntz, S. Luckenbach, D. Simmons, D. Bartholomew, A. Fit- chey, M. Bach. Row 4-S. Seyer, J. Felix, R. Smith, R. Phillips, W. Derr, Section 112 Row I-E. Gassler. Row 2-F. Hanzle, S. Day, R. Dieter, R. Creyer, J. Handwerk, S. Remaly, C. Brownmiller. Row 3-B. Ervin, F. Hann, .l. Petko, R. Cherry, L. Bury, S. Knappenberger, S. Anthony. Row 4-1. Harder, S. An- thony, S. Eisenreich, D. Henninger, A. Fixl, W Funk, J. Daly. Row 5-W. Grube, A. Henits, W. Baker, W. Greene, C Becker, C. Grabarits, D Diehl. Fun Involves Drivers, Permlts, Class Rlngs, Section 113 Row 1-E. Oncheck, P. Feid ler, M. Geosits, H. Milisits, K. Sipos, A. Hiestand, I Wetzel. Row 2-M. Heckman, J. Fan- tozzi, K. Zellner, M. Heil, G. Anhoty, B. Andrews, E. Kleppinger. Row 3-D. Finn, R. Kulp, L. Hunsberger, B. Huber, R. Tamandl, K. Hobel, R. Heckxnan. Row 4-L. Silfies, R. Moll, B. Richert, R. Werley, S. Hil- debrand, J. Sager, G. New- hard. Section 114 Row 1-N. Butz, A. Bahyok, B. Wagner, M. Weber, J., Heffelfinger, P. Stewart. Row 2-C. Weiss, K. Miller, D. Dornhach, J. Bensing, D. Moll, E. F ilipovits, J. Harhart. Row 3-R. Krayosky, J. Keiser, M. Smith, E. Mast, S. Longtin, A. Bauer, M. Marhefka. Row 4--S. Kopfer, B. Mar- chak, M. Danner, M. Valo, R. Miltenherger, E. Mol- chany, F. Grossbauer. Pa ge 50 And a Valiant Race for Junior Speaking Honors M ...wwf W' ,::, . l in W ig . .. V' 5 ' A Q . is ,1""xx,q. ' ---- V g -.-.. :'2' A V R K 5.1: f:1 ' ' -'1 ":" Q ., -AE E,:, -lvlual ' e. .,.' K M 3 'vw i"i' ,,..,..f g Q if , ivi 'R' A V ..,i, Z.. o if 1 ,.Q,iQ:. 3 Iliu A ' A Eia- w . ,.4,, I - ., W - E': .I .-:,-. . -,,. 1 .... ,. .... i , . if ' .'-" A n'. Zfi' Q. 2 a o aa n a ' A Section 115 Row I-S. Kotch, A. Fox. Row 2-S. Rcmnlcy, J. Koch, N. Rice D. Schafer, F. Kleintop, D. Svhaefier, lj Werner, A. Lakatosh. Row 3-G. Simcoe. R. Les- kowich, F. Mesics, S. Se- rensits, A. Lotti, R. Sutliff, E. Weinhofer, V. Poandl. Row 4-K. Shoemaker, L. George, R. Reimer, C. Shearer, J. Regits, D. Min- nich, Schlnsser, K. Way- len. Row SJN. Wamkold, li Rice, A. Kuntz, E. Mirak ovits, J. Marx, M. Matula G. Schlosser, R. Najpauer A special glow and special cheer in Room 25 mean Santa is here. Page 51 Nifty Noviees - Sophomore Style - Welcome Kozero, D. Scholl. P 4 Sophomore Class Oflieers President ,......... Charles Hoffman Vice-President ...... Charles Shimer Secretary .......,.,.,,... Robert Reimer Treasurer ..,....,....,... Ronald Lutte Adviser .........,...,.. Mr. Henry Weir A fascinating trip to the Morn- ing Call, top-notch assemblies, tramps through the woods to find the hundredth wild flower for those biology herbariums, Latin declensions, and our first tussle with the typewriters and business laws-these belong to our Sopho- more world. Seated-C. Shimer, Mr. Henry Weir, C. Hoffman, R. Lutte, and R. Reimer. section 100 H ,K . 'h-'i"., . - Row I-H. Baukowski, D. V ,:, , V ",, Q V, Q . Vuii in Stuber, M. Kraynick, M. A :'.- Kirchkesner. Row 2-M. Sipos, V. Serfass, J. Ziatyk, R. A. Burianic, S. Nachesty, M. Kowaly shyn, E. Fantozzi, D. Moritz. Row 3-B. Feidler, J. Luci- ano, P. Kline, D. White, J Santee, C. Salter, D. Smith C. Jones. . 5 bi .. , .-. -..-.- .. 3 ..1'ts W is if F 5. - 1 . ' S' if Qaf NY f . S ,I Q z g x..... , y f lgfiei si ..,, ,, , ,. r Row 4-G. Shoemaker, L. - . '.-',, f' lbyv . e ., Kern, M. Wright, G. , ' ..... . , .-'- .5 'Q, A i . Scheffler, R. Koch, C. . ' ' Moyer, A- Messenlehflef, '--'-f r D. Bilheimer. .b. -1.-A .',4 ' :......i:5:.55 :" y ,..,,. ,Q , "." 1 M.. 'i :4 st? .-.' f fri: 'W .v'i.z K ' - fi," V ' ' .. F3 T .. -if M' 1-'r .--- ima iir. jxaf' so ' ' Row 540. Nicholas, J. Val- 5 ,lvb E, ,.,. '.. - - A. ...Q , fany, A. Zacharchuk, J. AP.. 4+ Milisits, R. Reimer. T. Kel- 3 . 5 25 A K I A VWM, W .V A ler. r,.,, S ----i ..r., I 155 ' "" ,.- J f i ,wif l.'. Page 52 A Fling With Amoebas and the Latin Lingua Page 53 Section 101 Row I-R. Blum, J. Fox, E. Einfalt, C. K o h 1 er, I. Greene, E. Lapp, J. Tur- bedsky, R. Gougher. Row 2-W.Huca1uk, D. Hen- ninger, C. Hoffman, R. Haines, R. Heiny, H. Huth, G. Reppert, D. Kochenash. Row 3-J. Kohler, J. Gra- barits, P. Petrick, A. Lu- benesky, R. Santo, S. An- thony, J. Yurish, R. Lutte. Row 4-B. Laub, H. Milan- der, H. Guss, D. Kern, E. Gunther, H. Mills. Section 102 Row 1-S. Benner, P. Bohun J. Skrapits, J. Szerensitsi L. Heffelfinger, R. John- son, E. Frisch, L. Sutter. Row 2-T. Kneller, J. At- trill, J. David, M. Sommer A. DeLucia, E. Bachman E. Silfies, E. Borbacs. Row 3-P. Lerch, J. Wirand B. Hutnick, P. Gardne- D Falman, A. Gallegos, D Meltch, M. Petrucelli. Row 4-A. Miller, D. Yan- drisekovitz, P. Green. 1 9 There Are Section 103 Row 1-D. Yanders, N. Rice R. Derkits, L. O'Brien, N Trach, J. Schmidt, B Focht. Row ZH-J. Kohler, D. Kem merer, R. Swolensky, M Benninger, O. Beers, S Meyers, L. Hanzel. Row 3-P. Miller, J. Fiedler, D. Hirshman, N. Bach- man, D. Wunderler, C Schimer, J. Scheffler. Row 4-C. More, R. Fields, R. Bird, W. Hochmen, P. Kutzler, J. Sutn, J. Troxell. Row 5-C. Kleppinger, A Vogel, J. Mulasits. Section 104 Row I-M. Ro lx erts, C. Achey, D. Ernst, B. Haydt. Row 2-H. Korutz, J. Hil- denbrandt, D. Rinker, D Yost, R. Dech, S. Kulp, J Stinpfl. Row 3-K. Engler, M. Blose, S. Stermer, J. Mazor, J. Henning, L. Tanzosh, E. Crol. Row 4-G. Zarayko, D. Hart- zell, C. Bodnar, R. Rice F. Mum, R. Boker, Ai Casper. Row 5-R. Simeo, R. Haydt, R. Beil, R. Fehnel, W. Bartholmew, J. Neetz, J. Shimkanin. 1 Class Meetings - Big Decisions ...J. J Page 54 r ii And Always the Advice of Their Senior Guides Page 55 Section 105 i Row I-M. A. Soldritsch, A. Szep, S. Recker, P. Schmidt, J. Glassmeyer, J. Mwics, M. Mertz. Row 2-F. Kohler, N, Keel- er, S. Fatzinger, S. Keeler, D. Gougler. H. Nemcth D. Rayden, R. Turas. Row 3-D. Danner, D Eldcl- man, W. Hildebrant, W. Chuyko, K. Reph, F. Mu- schko, L. Livengood, R. Horcler. Row 4-L. Kremus W. Far- kas, R. Frederick, J. Ka- nas, D. Werner, A. Ne- meth. R. Reph, R. Ku- charczuk, J. Schneider. Row 5-P. Mayercak, K. Zader, R. Hertzog, A. Lak- otosh, A. Marakovits. Section 106 Row 6-A. Borger, I. Han- sler, P. Wagner, D. Butz, B. Wonderly, H. Siliies. Row 7-R. Person, D. Sny- der, M. Kremmerer, G. Hantz, D. Spadt, D. Gable, C. Traugher, F. Keeler. Row 8--C. Yanders, R. Wal- ters, A. Nicotera A. Hun- sicker, V. Lower, S. Sedora, P. Schell, J. Becker. Row 9--L. Romanishan, R Frederick. R. Roberts, E. Dorner, L. Breitfeller, R Hertzog, L. Derhammer, F Hann. Friskya Freshmen Follow Flights of Fancy Section 9 L. W. Row I-C. Henning, G. Long tine. A. Mann, R. Beers, E. Herman, J. Grube. R w 2-C. Shearer' S. J Ruch, E. Pursell, M. Lop 0 v sonzskl, C. Beltzner, L., 7 Colafranceschi, S. 'Craver C. Bankos. Row 3-C. Benson, G. Fark- f '3 as, A. Green, R. Hanzarik D. Hartzell, R. Hildebrand C. Zellner, S. Steiner. Row 4-J. Hutterer, R Werner, P. Suranofsky, M Ruth, S. Poandl, A. Min Checking out books, plan- ning bulletin board displays, collecting fines are just a few of the duties of our busy junior high librarians. But parties are always welcome. nich, E. Lucky, A. Reph Page 56 As They Plunge into Equations and Laws of Civics ,.,. .. ,Y , w . -H. ,. .,... .V rx f" 3 .1:' - 5 4 , xg X!-... Page 57 Section 9 D. M. Row 1--P. Christman, L. Cole, B. Rector, D. Seiler, P. Fogel, P. Dal Pezzo, A. Arthur, S. Jones. Row 2--M. Shunk, C. Dan- ner, D. Butz, C. Heckmun. S. Shoemaker, P. Solderitz, S. Shimkanin, J. Smith. Row 3-J. Chernansky, P. Lahuta, S. Herd, E. Heis- ler, D. Rodgers, F. Schocll- hamer M. Chuss, C. Kncllner. Row 4-M. J a n d ri s, A. Schisler, E. Suranofsky, G. Buss, R. Reimer, L. Werkheiser, S. Laubach, J. Marks. Row 5-T. Reenock, J. Sha- fer, L. Horwath, C. Kun- tzleman, R. Tamow. Section 9 W. S. Row 6-J. Christman, J. Wirth, G. Wetzel, S. Op- linger, R. Phillips, B. Mills. Row 7-L. Eckert, C. Mohrey, P. Kurtz, T. Silfies, S. Sut- ton, L. Bollman, D. Koeh- ler, L. Kern Row 8iJ. Kerbocher, P. Schwechten, R. Tanczos, A. Chimarys, L. Keeler. L. Everrett, R. Heffelfunger N. Roth Row 9-J. Schnll, R. Sodl, R. Ifkovits, R. Croff, R. Moll. J. Tancvoe, J. Reck- er, R. Hoffman. Row I0-R. Werner, A. Fer- rel, B. Bodo, P. Bruchak, J. Eisenreich, J. Spanitz, R. Bowen, D. Tutko. Section 9 R. C. Row 1-V. Vereeta, B. Butz, R. Petrucelli, R. Kleintop, P. Knopf, N. Scheetz, N. Blair, V. Farkas. Row 2-T. Balliet, B. Biery, .l. Uhnak, L Lauhach, S. Derr, C. Minnich, M. Sny- der, L. Smith. Row 3--J. Hartman, K. Hot- tle, F. Heffelfinger, J. Cruz, R. Knofp, C. Green, M. Seyer, E. Wunderler. Row 4-G. Sommers, K. Nick- ischer. V. Uhnak, G. Taras, R. -Markulics, L. Person, M. Uherick, R. Minnich. Section 9 V. C. Row 1-T. Haff, S. Bilheimer. F. Sensenbach, L. Karen, L. Derhammer, B. Brobst, B. Newhart, S. McCandless. Row 2-N. McMurray, C. Li- setski, B. Williams, S. Dreher, J. Miltenberger, F. Greene, D. Zwickl, A. Michalgyk. Row 3-J. Zaun, J. Gavura, W. Oplinger, L. Cogossi, P. Ridgely, N. Barrall, F. Tanzosh, S. Getz. Row 4-G. Bartholomew, A. Thomas, J. Meyers, N. Rau, E. Wagner, L. Lud- wig, L. Kopchak, J. Mik- sits. Row 5--E. Temmel, P. Mills, B. Binder. L. Einfalt, G. Bar- tholomew, T. Davis, R. Daugherty, M. Billy. Section 9 H. B. Row I-R. Miller, R. Mol- chany, B. Kratzer, R. Marth, W. Green, J. San- tee, P. Keschell, J. Crowell. Row 2-B. Biery, G. Haydt, F. Maroski, C. Heimer, J. Hartman, M. Solt, C. Reph, D. Reenock. Page 58 Q age Library Hour Rates With Ninth Grade Leaders ks Q 2,, i E' YIM :" W gf 1 rrr y A ' 'Q .A.. e " . f , . ,r,.,. i .-,-. W. N . --... ' ziv, V 'V HAZH . R e e - .. .4. 9th grade Tri-Hi-Y Christ- mas project - another sale and a holly corsage for their favorite customer, Mr. Neubauer. I l h W R E 4, ,, Section 9 H. B. Row I-R. Miller, R. Mol- chany. B. Kratzer, R. Marth. W. Green. J. San- tee, P. Keschell, J. Crowell. Row 2-B. Biery, G. Haydt, F. Maroski, C. Heimer, J. Hartman, Nl. Solt. C. Reph D. Reenock. Section 9 M. K. Rau: 3-S. Kopfer, P. Mey- ers, D. Bachman, B. Wil- liams, N. Finley, G. Stah- ley. S. Cerny, S. Beers. Row 4aB. Paynter, A. Hand- werk, R. A. Dech, P. Beers, T. Sckrapits, G. Werley, C. Yoh, S. Rice. Row 5-E. Mackes, R. Grol- ler, W. Bile, J. Milkovits E. Kleppinger, F. Myers D. Laub, S. Szilagyi. Row 6-S. Stierer, Spadt, M. Shimoskie, J. Webber, D. Bahnick, C. Ott, A. Hef- felfmger, .l. Nederostek. Page 59 v An Eager Eighth Hitches Hopes To A Star Section 8 H. D. Row 1-C. Becker, A. Uhnak S. Moll, E. Coleman, J Tracy, A. Hummel, J. Fer- rel, V. Derhammer. Row 2-B. Scherba, A. Spar row, P. Stetler, E. Nichola- sen, F. Tracy, P. Krasley. L. Roberts, J. Pritko. Row 3-E. Gower, M. Onus- chak, R. Stroh, D. Tarnow, I. Berlin, A. Reimer, E Row 4-.l. Heherling, R. La bish, J. Manogue, R. Zim merrnan, D. Snyder, R. Morey, K. Gilbert, R. Boyko. if .X fi .we V Row 5-S. Koch. D- Surah- . , :.,, P -... . F . ,,,. , - ., ofsky, R. Heckman, L. .,A,.: Q, ' in A Brownmiller. M. Kern, W. l ' -.-., SIHHIOH, L- Wambffld- , """. I . 1 in . he in' z la.. 1- H Section 8 W. L. I .b Z .. ,V A N l Row I-E. Gassler, D. Drehr- V qll K P - --bl . - 1-. ...V Ax S er, E. Whitehouse, P. Arnt, , " A .l D :Z A I . ., R. Hess, J. Tracy, P. ,.,. ii.: Q ,,., t ., .,,, . , Q V f Ziatyk, L. Frey. MA- if ii" " . .,.,,.,... R , it Y ffliiifc - ' Row 2-S. Beil, M. Hollick, ' ' -r - .-.. , .I ,, , ,, .- Q M. Miner, A. Smith. M- l l .- F A Rubens, J. German, R. , - .." - Reinhard- R' Vogel' .2 f '.,.. :" 1 -Z 1 W - ' ' :'l' ' R Row 3-D. Scha e ffe r, L. Green, R. Dailey, G. Miller, J. Schaeffer, R. Hantz, F. Michael, F. Compton. Row 4-K. Paukovits, K. Derr, S. Toth, H. Dieter, J. Derr, R. Lutz, G. Spengler, F. Bilder. Row 5-D. Dickerman, H. Musick, W. Yanders. . 4 . ..,., F ' iw ,.,. f A . ' w e . , f f-1. M f Af . if 1 E , .. uf- Q ,g Q 1 '- fy. ,s. K. ' XS! 5. ..... f 9' .,.,. .,., . L lf W? ji if Z v R 9 '. ..: 'D 'M' v . 3 Page 60 E . 1 s . .J ... 5 i 5 E Y ... sail' 4 xv.. , If-. 9 .,, N , .vu ...Q sig wa ..,. .1 As It Drives Through A Maze Of Standard Tests Page 61 Section 8 B. B. Row I-C. Smolick, N. An- drews, J. Spaidts, E. Spangler, L. Moritz, B. Kotchen, P. Petrick, H. Wolf. Row 2-E. Schliecher, P. Sickonic, C. Smith, P. Rehrig, R. Nikischer, D. Zelinsky, S. Petroka, J. Woginrich. Rf1w3-E. Messenlehner, F Hobel, M. Lovelace, M. Kidd, M. Schwartz, B. Wucllter, S. Blose, B. Mil- ler. Row 4-L. Soldritch, D. Hall R. Anthony, c. sieger, Rf Galgon, C. Wagner, R Bergman., J. Kent. Row 5--D. Anthony, M Monderick. C. Wanisko, .I Olosa' flytuta, D Fields Remely, J Dech. Section 8 I. S. Row 1-D. Chehuly, P. Meko P. Werner, B. Bowen, D Yanderischovitz, D. Jacoby J. Hutnick, P. Valo. Row 2-S. Hummel, A. Biery P. Hall, M. Lindaman, M Smaller, S. Salter, E. Frack J. Smith. Row 3-C. Hess, S. Choron- zak, N. Moyer, M. Mum- mey, B. Kopfer, S. Barna B. Klutzaritz, J. Miller. Row 4-K. Christof, J. Low- er, D. Drenchak, J. Nero R. Strohl, L. Pauly, B Kose, D. Kuba. Row 5-G. Kohler, A. Schel lock, R. Graver, B. Bell R. Miller, G. Beltz, G. Bal liet, B. Beidlemen. 1 1 9 Far From the Maddening Crowd We Visit WOLF ANNEX - BATH Section 8-1 Row I-R. Markulics, B. Newhard, L. Scholl, I. Re- maley, I. Sorteherg, S. Bartholomew, P. Trach, S. Radcliff. Row 2-D. Mooney, M. Weltz, I. Heckman, M. Green, C. Kocher, J. Gabriel, W. Coyle, R. Creyer. Row 3-J. Reese, J. Topfer, D. Scholl, I. Rissmeller, H. liachman, G. Sutton. Section 8-2 Row I-B. Schaffer, K. Dil- cher, P. Heckman. B. Long- 'way, B. Horn,'J. Schlegel, --.I. Graver, L. Edelman. Row 2-D. Smith, E. Miller, S.'C0llil1g, L. Eberto, J. V Hirtle, P. Temos, D. Frey. LQ Heckman. Row 3-D. Spohn, D. Vozel, N. Shoemaker. J. Pfeiffer, , K. Fehnel, B. Heimer, E. Fehnel, H. Hummel. The Wolf Annex in Bath Over the highway and six miles to the east lies the flourishing hamlet of Bath. Here we find up and com'ng freshmen with a will to lea f.' n led by clafs leaders with the true spirit of 1X.A.J.H.S. Irwin R1SSm1llCf Patsy Trach Don- ald Vo el Ernest Fehnel Elaine Miller. ow I-Douglas Mnsei , 'o, Row 2-David Scholl, Ingrid Sorteberg, -R Donna Dobbs, Lorraine Temos, Dal- las Vogel, Susan Hayne, Ray Hilden- brandt. I .- ,I 1, 5-',s:::.:. ...N 1.4 -'-' , ' ' -.. ' " '5 '5'x:. S.. I., . . W. - 52' .six ' , X- .Y S ' Page Page 63 Section 7-1 Row 1-S. Mcfjafferty, B. Sil vius, K. Saeger, J. Deemer T. Miller, A. Roth, S. Bus kirk, G. Kocher. , Row 2-S. Heimer, B. Willi D. Heffintrager, S. Leiby D. Edelman, J. Achey, S Hayne, D. Kolb. Row 3-J. Siegfried, N. Beal- er, D. Barthol, L. Lauden- bach, E. Delong, A. Long- way, R. Hildebrand, R Rinker. Row 4-R. Burnell, T. Glass- meyer, J. Miller, G. Barth- olomew, C. Derrhamnter, R silaes, R. Remaley, Li Heckmann. Row 5-D. Vogel, R. Koch- er, R. Jacoby, D. Trangher R. Greener, D. Beers, Ti Dieter, J. Kleinechuster. Section 7-2 Row I-D. Dobbs, B. Brall, N. Flyte, B. Breitinger, C. Reph, M. Flemish, M. Mel- kovits, E. Waltz. Row 2-P. Zellner, K. Mc- Candless, J. Dornbach, N. Einfalt, L. Temos, C. Sieg- fried, T. Morrow, G. Bok- ma. Row 3-G. Bartholomew, N Edelman, J. Cogler, S: Fritz, J. Rehrig, N. Kocher D. Gardner, J. Brong. Row 4-S. Wisner, D. Moser, A. Hann, R. Longly, J. Bartholomew, L. Bartholo- mew, R. Bachmann, L. Bitting. Row 5-W. Hummel, J. Weh- er, D. Custer, D. Deshler, C. Glassmeyer, L. Eberts H. Solt, N. Laubach. 1 1 Wolf Annex Section 7-1 Row 1-N. Lopsonski, J. Kohler, N. Prozonic, N. Sarson, M. Reinert, S. Zar- harchuck, A. Benninger, J. Nachesty. Row 2--R. Leach, A. Crisce, C. Laub, M. Moyer, J. Wieand, C. Vitovitch, K. Geiger, G. Reimert. Row 3-J. Delucia, J. Halcler- man, J. Anthony, A. Derr, T. Klotz, E. Labish, D. Kern, S. Novak. R-ow-44D.-Rush, W. Brier. J. Domitrovits, R. Frack, D. Paly, G. Haines, M. Han- zarik, L. Hahn. Section 7-2 Row 5-J. Bodner, R. Beliz- ner, D. Bilheimer, P. Rein- hard, C. Frable, J. Yele- nics, M. Petko, M. Zaun. Row 6-C. Nush, N. Burk- hardt, J. Knappenberger, C. Grube, C. Rockovits, M. Seko, A. Siekonic, B. La- dick. Row 7-C. Erdosy, M. Vasil- awsk P. Amato K Dei Y, , - ' bert, D. Roberts, G. Mich- ael, F. Heffelfinger, J. Kates. Row 8-F. Kremus, J. Han- kee, J. Wagner, J. Barthol- omew, W. Schaffer, E. Brobst, C. Dishinat, R Leindecker. Row 9-N. Schaeffer, G Lilly, J. Marchak, W. Mac Adam, W. Ziegenfus, S Weing, D. Ritter, M. New hard. , Section 7-3 Row 10-M. Santee, S. Melt- s ch, W. Mathern, K. Kuntz, B. Dal Pezzo, A Sayuk, E. Yankovitch, C Spengler. Row 11-S. Wall, J. Wagner, R. Heisler, B. Mayorak, L. Michaels, E. Kleppinger, J. Graver, B. Koch. Page 64 Page 65 Northampton Section 7-3 Row 1--N. Kern. E. Hvazda. K. Miller, R. Slnellock. I.. Hiestand, 0. Kochan. D Yaremchuk, G. Hall. Row 2-L. Eisenhard, R. Schoellhammer, R. Uher- chik, G. Lubenesky, R. Klipple, R. Bieak, E. Rob- erts, J. Schneider. Section 7-4 Row 3-J. Lutte, G. Rude- litsch, C. Stettler, A. Cher- ry, B. Zellner, L. Frey, G. Faustner, M. Roman. Row 4-S. Lovelace, M. Kratzwe, E. Nicholas, K. Van Horn, C. Yanders, C. Miller, D. Green, L. Sheck- ler. Row 5-T. Erschen, M. De- Lucia, G. Heffelfinger, L. Heffelfinger, D. Dieter, J. Odenwelder, R. Berger, D. Reenock. Row 6-P. Beer, A. Newhard, D. Moyer, R. Horvath, J. Yarsevich, E. Heffelfinger, F. Frack, C. Mertz. Row 7-B. Lower, T. Van- atta, C. Atherholt, L. Mills, F. Lindaman, W. Hand- werk, R. Bird, D. Arndt. Section 7-5 Row 8-A. Andrews, E. John- son, R. Mayorak, T. Liven- good, D. Beck, P. Holata, D. Longenbach, M. Ladick. 'low 9--B. Reenoch, L. Tak- as, S. Wagner, W. Hiser, K. Fritz, K. Smith, R. Handwerk, J. Moyer. .row 10-M. Christman, R. Miller, E. Correll, S. Huns- berger, L. Daubert, T Recker, D. Rockel, D Schaffer. Row Il-L. Miller, J. White P. Smith, l.. Haneler. J Bennie, B. Shearer .l. Falar D. Beers. Here Geqgraphy, Spelling, And Hot Lunches Are Tops Section 7-6 Row I-S. Mach, J. Heffel- finger, R. Mills, L. Ar- duini, N. Danner, E. Mano- gue V. Marsh, B. Groff. Raw 2-D. Schneck, D. Hu- caluk, M. Hepner. R. De Lucia, J. White, ,N. Rice, R. Oncheck, D. Fritz. I.. Row 3-A. Minnich, E. Prit- 'ko, L. Buchman, E. Hep- E . 7 ' S ' Hufnsberger, V. Mack, R. Fogelman. Row 4-J. Bachman, W. Rep- perlt, F. Zamadics, D. Reph, G. Zellers, L. Snyder, J. C-enevese, R. Mayers. Row 5+L.' Shearer, R. Me- -sics, J. Mesics, L. Laka- tosh, L. Suranofsky. Wolf Building's isolated seventh graders welcome Mr. Miller and the new mobrle food truck daily at 10:30. Their reaction fsee picturej Ummm" We hke this Job' Page 66 Testing Our Candle Power Curriculum and Clubs October l5l History repeats it- self. Hurricane Hazel and chemis- try keep us in the dark. , A fi R., Q A 1 The Candle In colonial America winter was candle-dipping time in every home. Candles for every day use were formed by dipping wicks of cotton again and again into tallow. There were beauti- fully molded candles, prize posessions in every household. Later there were patent candles of stearine, paraffin, and wax. The candle holders, whether prioket, socket, or taper style, were highly varied in design. Many were equipped with snuff- ers or pincers. The tinder box and sulphur splints supplied the light. The candle became the symbol of burning love towards Christ on Candlemass Day, February 2, which is still marked on Church calendars today. Page 68 Iollege Preparatory s strugohng into the buses and ging along the sidewalks under ntains of books proves this road 'he academic load! A glance at the l . . 1 1 igher learning is rugged. Here are r doctors, nurses, ministers, teach- lawyers, scientists, engineers, writ- -all those useful individuals who :to brighten the modern World. 'he oil that lubricates their mental fers can be traced to various sources: 1Ol0gy physics and chemistry e, solid, and trigonometryg to ,atin, French, German, and Englishg J. , . , M . 3 to 1 Senior Puellae et Pueri think it is fun to "do as the Romans dof' Sanderblatt! Sanderblattl Lesen Sie Alles daruber. Le journal est tres interessant. Oui, Ouil We Work from Sun to Sun Seeing is believing for skeptical scientists. Watch those shins, girls! This isnlt golf. American History, social living, and music, and printing-an excellent for- Problems of Democracy. There are mula for meeting the challenge of to- electives and special hours for art, morrow. This is English class??? Uh-huh-ballads, You have to be a sharp blade to cut Napier's old and new. logs. Page 69 Secretarial Practice L'Dear Mr. Chairmanffand away we go for the 140 w.p.m. Right or wrong-our Friden Calculator will tell. In a purple swirl! From secretary-to ditto to boss. Page 70 Our Work Is Never Done From inexperienced sophomore stenogs emerge our experienced senior secretaries who are as up-to-date, efficient, and reliable as the Dun and Bradstreet credit reports. Typing comes first with these speedsters as they work to break records in speed and accuracy to win new awards. The mastery of shorthand and the com- position of clear, concise business letters is another goal for these business-minded students. Problems of Democracy, commercial arithmetic, office machinery and tech- niques fit them for the struggle in the world of debits and credits. If you have bank statement troubles or social security problems or puzzling income tax forms, see the girls in l24. The answer book is wrong again! The latest fashions in typing for Today's Secretary. International? - national? -- state? 9- or local? - we wonder! Page 71 Clerical and Sales Page 72 The world of business looms ahead for these future typists, clerks, bank tellers, accountants, and general office workers. Their choice of vocations is wide and varied and for the girls will lead Qthey hopel eventually to the hon- orable status of "housewife," Besides the prescribed English, history, science, and health cours- es, these clerical and sales students saturate their brains with book- keeping, office machines, typing, filing, business law, and payroll problems. The homemaking arts put the refining touches and final polish on these efficiency experts. KP for 123-but the Army was never like this! Emily says uServe to the right and take from the leftf, Long or short? Check the latest from Dior. Handle Business, Old and New '4Dem bones, dem bones - gotta walk Our letters of application! ll Who got the job? around! !', Not enough fingers for the Burroughs full Assets equal liabilities plus proprietorship. keyboard! Page 73 Industrial Arts Shaping a drill vice or counter sinking holes is all part of the day's work. Football comes to art class. Printing our pay checks! freport cardsl. Future plumbers, machin- ists, carpenters, printers, electricians, painters and general handyman experts flock to Section l22, the trade school of N. H. S. Visit them any day in their metal shops or wood shops or printing shops and they will introduce you to Cali- fornia job cases and the Little Giant press, to the five horse power circular saw, to drill presses, lathes, and elec- Page 74 A Happy Crew and Handy, Too tric sanders. Their hand- craft or machine turned projects have that master craftsman look. Shop math, chemistry, and physics round out their industrial training. While English, Problems of Demo- cracy, Art, and physical edu- cation provide an interest- ing cultural background. Here are definitely the Jacks of all trades who become masters of some. Page 7 5 The Electro- static ma- chine-the spark that keeps us going. Stain, - shellac, - xar- nish, - polish - wax. There is the finished product. Bringing visual aids to so- cial living class. The feature today? HlVlental Healthf' The Melting Pot for Student Opinion Scared-Mr. Alfred Lauhacn, H. Leindecker, B. Kraynick, D. Lovelace, P. Stewart Row 1-S. Haines, P. Sterner, D. Yandrizovits, P. Schmidt, M. Troxell, P. Schell, J. Feidler Row 2-W. Funk, J. Yurish, C. Simcoe, G. Stefuny, M. Hutnick, D. Finn Senior Council Officers President .....V.... Kraynick Vice-President ..... ......... D 07117711 R118 L0'U6LllC6 Secretary ,,,,,,, ,.,,.,,..,,,..,...,., P atsy Slewllfl Treasurer ,,,A, ,,,..,,. R aymond Leindecker Adviser ,,,,,e,,,,,,,.,,,,,,,.,....,...... Mr. Alfred Laubach Junior Council Officers President ......,......................,.............. John Santee Vice-President ,,,,, ,,.,.,., A rthur SChiSl67' Segretary ,-,,,,,,,,, .....,,,,, L incl!! Moritz Treasurer w,,. .,.,,......,., B arb-ara Bowen Adviser .,........................... .Mr. William Laubach Under the expert guidance of Messrs. W. and A. Laubach, the Junior and Senior High School councils play an important role in developing good democratic principles. Besides planning the school semiformal manship, supporting all school events, seeking dances, developing good school spirit and sports- the answers to our questions and problems, Stu- dent Council's one main purpose is to promote a friendly atmosphere in a smooth running school where both the students and the teachers are happy. B Page 76 Junior Student Council scher, missingl Laubach, adviser. Row I-B. Scherba, B. Bowen J. Santee, A. Schisler L Moritz, F. Bilder, KK. Niki Rm: 2--.l. Mikisits, S. Ruch C Ott D. Tutko, Mr. William Upholding The Ideals of the Torch 7 Row 3--M. Hvazda, R. Seremula, R. Vbetzel, L. Biery, B. Keglovitz, Miss Lau- bac-li. E. Kotcher. B. L. Newhart. F. Lisetski, B. Kraynick, B. Kromer. Row 2-S. Crock, J. Danner, B. Kleppinger, M. J. Temos, A. Binder, M. Taras. Rox' I -N. Padula, J. Nlessenlelmer, J. Beadler, D. Dotter, D. Biery, S. Haines, National Honor Society Officers President .............................. Barbara Kleppinger Vice-President .,,... ,,,.,... M ary jane Temos Secretary ......... ................. A nne Binder Treasurer ..... ............... J oseph Danner Adviser .....,........................ Miss Marian Laubach "I pledge myself to uphold the high purposes of this Society to Which l have been selected . . ." With these Words another ten per cent of the senior class is officially inducted into the Na- tional Honor Society. Character, leadership, scholarship, and service are the qualities which determine such membership. With headquarters in Boom 25 and under the leadership of Miss Marian Laubach, this organi- zation engages in activities which range from sponsoring school dances to theatre parties and social gatherings in homes of obliging members. This year the National Honor Society has the privilege of selecting a nominee for the Ameri- can Hall oi Fame. NHS officers proudly display their new plaque Page 77 made in Wood shops In Tri - Hi - Y We Are One The one hundred and eight members of our Senior Tri-Hi-Y give willingly of their time to better the home, the school and the com- munity through their club projects and activi- ties. The Alpha I Sophomore Tri-Hi-Y initiated a new savings stamp project this year which soon gained favor with everyone. Each Wednes- day rnorning students now have the privilege to do business with Uncle Sam. Alpha l also brings glamour to the Turkey Day Game by sell- ing Thanksgiving corsages. Their coloring books are welcome, too, in the Haff Hospital chil- drenls ward. Alpha ll girls give special attention to their good neighborly Christmas and Easter projects. Beta Tri-Hi-Y President ......., Barbara Ondrejca Vice-President ......., Janet Strohl Secretary ............ Beverly Kramer Treasurer ...,........ Barbara Miller Chaplain ........ Barbara Radcliffe Adviser ...................... Mrs. Hauke Row 5aV. Huth, V. Chehuly, E. Hutton, M. Gorsky, M. Shellock, R. lfkovits. Row 4-L. Faustner, J. Berger, B. Keglovits, B. Graver, E. Weaver, C. Zangari, J. Kohler, B. Rahenold, P. Farkas. Row 3-S. Bachman, M. Taras, E. Reimer, N. Rehrig, M. Holota, S. Kohler, M. Meix- ner, P. Mcllhaney, C. Bus- kirk. Row 2-J. Gehret, K. Black, M. M. Anrill. Strohl, B. Kromer. Alpha II Tri-Hi-Y Standing - M. Kraynick, B Swolensky, Mrs. Hallman, E Borbacs, M. Sipos. ers, J. Mazur. Row I-A. Miller, S. Strohl, B Haydt, S. Rockovits. Page 78 Van Buskirk, M. Fink, L. Jandres, M. Lizak, J. Green, Row I-B. Radcliffe, B. Miller, Mrs. Hauke, B. Ondrejca, J. President ............ Margaret Sipos Vice-President ........ A lice Miller Secretary ................ Sandra Stroh Treasurer ............ Barbara Haydt Chaplain ...,.... Rose Marie Korutz Adviser ................ M rs. Hallman Row 2-E. Bachman, M. A. Ben- ninger, R. M. Korutz, S. Mey- Striving To Create, Maintain, And Extend The Epsilon Tri-Hi-Y girls spend long hours managing the refreshment stand at all basket- ball games and wrestling matches. With the pro- ceeds they aid needy children. Two Epsilon girls, Priscilla Reinert and Janet Rossi, will at- tend thc model U. N. in Harrisburg where they will represent the little country of Luxumbourg. Alpha I Tri-Hi-Y President .............. Julia Schmidt Vice-President .......... Ruth Deck Secretary ................ Helen Silfies Treasurer .... ............ A nna Szep Chaplain ............ Shirley Stermer Adviser ...................... Mrs. Geiger Standing - D. Kemmerer, D. Spadt, P. Green, P. Schmidt, D. Hirshman, Mrs. Geiger, J. Wieand, E. Silfies, K. Engler, L. Tanczos, P. Kline, S. Reck- er. Kneeling-S. Fatzinger, H. Sil- fies, R. Deck, J. Schmidt, S. Stermer, A. Szep. Epsilon Tri-Hi-Y President .... Joanne Heffelfinger Vice-President ........ Ann Bobyak Secretary .............. Elsie Filipovits Treasurer .....,.. Elaine Molchany Chaplain ...... Frances Grossbzzuer Adviser .................. Miss Laubach Row 6-Miss Laubach, M. Wal- bert, J. Deihert, B. Hilberg, J. Rossi, R. Krayosky. Row 5--M. Weiner, M. Danner, C. Newhard, R. Werley, E. Mast, C. Weiss. Row 44K. Zellner, J. Bensing, B. Wagner, B. Rickert. J. Fantozzi, R. Tomandl, M. Geosits. Row 34R. Moll, B. Reph. J. Keiser, P. Reinert, M. Mar- hefka, l. Wetzel, G. Onkotz. Row 2-K. Sipos, H. Milisits, D. Dornbach. Row 1413. Marchak, E. Mol- chany, J. Meltsch, P. Feidler, J. Heffelfinger, E. Filipovits, J. Harhart, A. Bobyak. Seniors in the Beta Tri-Hi-Y Club concentrate on food baskets and clothing projects for the needy. All of our Tri-Hi-Y clubs join hands in filling Red Cross boxes, sponsoring dances, and schedul- ing seven weeks of Teen Talk. Our senior girls are proud of the active ninth grade sister cluh and the new fledgling Tri-Hi-Y in our Wolfe Annex at Bath. Page 79 High Standards Of Christian Character Common sense Extra cents-U. S. sav- ings stamps. The Alpha l girls sell them and the wise students buy. Page 80 Sports fans find "comfort in calories" Lh ough services of the Epsilon Tri-Hi-Y. HMums', the Word when dealing with these Alpha l lassies at Turkey time. Teens Talk things over during '6Teen Talk Timef' Here the Beta girls exchange opinions. The Story of a Paper - Our Concrete Courier After developing a nose for news, a sense of journalism, and respect for dead- lines, forty members of the Concyete Courier staff are ready to edit our popular school newspaper. Every three weeks we enjoy the product of their labors. First the editorial staff makes assignments, gets interviews and writes. Standing-M. Rice, C. Zakos, L. Gutt- man, J. Fox, P. Farkas. Seated-B. Wagner, J. Messenlehner, M. A. Bruchak, K. Black, M. Beil. Next the layout girls set up the pages. Row 1-J. Santee, M. Corsky, M. Shel- lock. Row 2-M. Marhefka, D. Moritz, D. Schloffer, R. Krayosky Row 3-M. Taras, Mr. Harry Wall, Ad- viser: A. Binder, C. Salter. Top Staff Editor ...... ...................,... L illian Ganman Asst. Editor .. ....... Barbara Wagner Jr. High Editor ., ,,.,,,,.,,,,,,, Joy Fox Adviser . ...,. .......... M r. Harry Wall Page 81 Watching those pages come hot from the press is fun for- L. Tanzosh, R. Korutz, A. Gallegos, S. Rockovits, J. Mazor, A. Szep. And now to our readers! The distribution job goes to- Standing-B. Krumanocker, J. Meltsch, K. Sipos, R. A. Werley, J. Harhart, F. Grossbauer. Kneeling-H. Milisits, J. Heffelfinger. A Light-Year Meet those deadlines! Roll those presses! From the early part of September to the latter part of May there is no rest for the Arnptennian Staffers. Hard work? Yes, but it is a privilege to record the tale of our school days in pic- ture and story. Printing Staff-Evelyn Weaver, Larry Rinker, John Garger, Donald Gillingham, John Kretz- man, Carlton Lutz, Hillard Leindecker, Joseph Danner. for the Amptennian Staff lPage 82 Top Editorial Staff-Miss Arlene Kocher, Advis- erg Anne Binder and Frances Lisetski, Co- editors. Associate Editors - Standing - Frank Ifkovits, Roger Seremula, Betty Kraynick, Archie Roth. Seated-Gloria Fox, Barbara Kleppinger, .loan Gehret, Mary Jane Temos. Amptennian Typist:-Row 2-Esther Gardy, Bertha Keglovits, Rosemarie Tanczos, Elaine Hutton, Lillian Guttman, Phyllis Mcllhaney, Nellie Padula. Row 1-Madeline Beil, 'Margaret Fink, Part Stern- er, Barbara Miller, Helen Brickler. Layout Staff--Standing--Martha Van Buskirk, ,Ioan Messen- lehner, Judy Miller, Paul Schindler, Robert Miller, Rose Ifkowitz, Barbara Graver, Marilyn Taras. Seated-Virginia Rice, Herbert Engler, Diane Dotter, Sylvia Haines. CStephen Wallo was absent for picturel . Arr Staff-Standing-Mr. Melvin Kleppinger, Adviserg Ihor Husak. Seated-Bonnie Lee Newhart, Lois Biery. Secretarial Staff-Catherine Zakos, Lillian Guttman, Mrs. Elizabeth Geiger, Adviserg Elsie Dettmcr, Helen Brickler, Pat Sterner. Photography Staff-Joseph Danner, Mr. Ernest Rapp Adviserg Melvyn Hvazda. Business Staff-Row 3-Sylvia. Christman, 'Mary Labyack, Ed- ward Kotcher, Doris Biery, Gloria Rundle, Janet Strohl, Bev- erly Krorner, Jane Fogel, Raedell Dieter. Row 2-Mary Ann 'Bruchak, Lillian Faustner, Marjorie Rice, Nancy Kocher, Harriet Miller, Gloria Schisler, Dwaine Roberts. Row 1-Rebecca Rabenold, Princess Koch, Barbara Radcliffe, Shirley Crock, Dorothy Schloffer. Page 83 Let Glad Ensemble in action-Row 3-S. Nachesty, N. Takacs, D. Hosencrantz, J. Rothrock, B. Klep- pinger, li. Dettmer, Mrs. Santee. M. Troxell, D. Smith, C. Salters, J. Santee, E. Gardy, M.. Temos. Row 2-S. Santee, D. Biery, G. Bennis, D. Stuber, B. Marsh, J. Readler, M. Heil, D. Lovelace. Row 1iM. Kowalyshn, G. Shisler, D. Dotter, J. Jones, H. Benkowski, P. Stewart, C. Kohler, C. Jones, D. Scholl. Every Tuesday and Thursday after school twenty-seven music-minded girls meet with Mrs. Santee to study voice technique, tone quality, and most of all how to work together musically. Their regular program includes school and community singing engagements, Christmas Ves- pers, Spring' Concert, and Forensics. Our harmony queens made their T. V. debut on Station WFMZ and had the honor to sing for Dr. Norman Vincent Peale at the Chamber of Commerce banquet. They are definitely Hposi- tive thinkersv when the subject is Ensemble or a song. ler, E. Dettmer, M. Troxell, D. Rosencranz, B. Marsh, H. Bankowski, ber. J. Rothrock, S. Santee, N. Takacs. C. Jones, D. Biery G. M. Bennis, P. Stewart, M. J. Temos, J. Jones, D. M. R. Lovelace, J. Santee, G. Schisler, C. Salter, D. Stu- Row 4-D. Scholl, B. Kleppinger, D. Dotter, L. 0iBrier1, N. Rice, I. Lapp, D. Rinker, J. Fox, P. Miller. Row Row Row I-J. D. Moll. Mrs. Thelma Santee, adviser. 3-S. Keeler, G. Rundle, J. Mesics, B. Kohler, J. Kuntzleman, R. Uherchik, H. Reph, P. L81'Ch, C- Becker. 2-R. Miltenberger, V. Rice, N. Messner, N. Kocher, M. Valo, M. Smith, S. Kopfer, A. HiCS!and. Saeger, A. Bauer, C. Billy, H. Miller, R. Kulp, J. Schisler, D. Henninger, J. Greene, Page 84 Voices Ring "I wish I wash-say our Mixed Ensemble friends. N. Newhard, D. H. Lovelace, T. Keller, D. Biery. H. Seremula, B. Kleppingei H. Engler, E. Gardy, D. Simmons, J. Readler, A. Messenlehner. D. Dotter The arrival of new stage risers drew a paeon of joy from one hundred and eighty-four chorus members and their directors, Mrs. Santee and Mr. Kocher. Now our music clubs will be seen and heard to advantage when they offer their classic or folk tunes at Christmas Vespers or Spring Concert. The newest member of the N. A. J. H. S. musical family is the Mixed Ensemble. This dancing dozen specializes in novelty numbers- with motions, please! Boys' Ch0rus4Row 4-F. Scheirer, P. Shindler, D. Marsh, S. Luchenharrh, C. Becker. Row 3---W. Funk, R. Bamford, D. Kern, S. Anthony. G. Stefany, R. Cliabak. Row 2-R. Seremula, T. Keller, H. Engler, W. Mooney, D. Simmons, N. Newhard. Row I-L. Heil, J. Troxell, A. Messenlehner, Mr. C. James Kocher, adviser, R. Johnson, J. Kohler, D. Bartholomew. Page 85 High-Stepping Majorettcs--Left to Right-M. Kraynick, N. Koehler, S. Santee, N. Tackas, B. Marchak, E. Filipovits, B. Schwartz, .l. Rossi, V. Bice, B. Kleppinger. .l. Strohl, J. Miller. RHYTHM IN ORANGE AND BLACK Row Row Row Row Row Row Row .l. .Senior High School Barzdflfozv 8 -H. Beph, B. Derkits, A. Bauer, B. Miltenherger, I. Lapp, P. Fiedler, H. Brickler, K. Weiss. 7-H. Engler, T. Keller, C. Becker, J. G1rger,A. Messenlehner, Zaharchuk. 6g-V. Bice, N. Butz, B. Hilberg, A. Lubenetsky, M. Bach, B. Marchak. 5-B. Kleppinger, C. Lutz, W. Kuntz, H. lluth, J. Raedler, D. Meltsch, D. Simmons, E. Filipovits 4--N. Takacs, S. Luckenbach. P. Schindler, P. Kirkishner, J. Becker, J. Scheffler, M. Kraynick 3'--J. Rossi, D. Dotter, B. Newhart, B. Person, P. Koch, N. Kohler, J. Kohler, S. Santee. 2-B. Schwartz, G. Bennis, ,l. Jones, R. Smith, R. Uherick, R. Kulp, N. Koehler. 1-J. Miller, D. Moll, D. Rose-ncranzg F. Lisetskig Mr. James Kocher, director, P. Reinart, Schisler, E. Zaracho, .l. Strolll. Page 86 Band The beat of the drums, lilting martial music, and a flash of black and orange means the N. A. J. H S. Bands are on p-arade. Good showmanship comes from those long Monday and Friday rehearsals with Mr. C. James Kocher, director, giving the downbeat. Our bandsmen cheerfully provide classic or martial music for assemblies, football games, Hallowe7en parades. Armistice Day services, Easter pro- grams. spring concerts and Memorial Day parades' Color Guarcls on Parade-Left to Right-H. Reph, R. Derkits A. Bauer, R. Miltenberger, I. Lapp, P. Feidler, H. Brickler, C A selected ensemble provides the in- , Weiss. termission musical fare at all dramatic events. Then comes that day in June when We celebrate Northampton Day at Dorney Park and find the big attraction is our own Black and Orange on parade. Junior High. School Band-Row 4-W. Green, J. Bennisf K. Geiger, N. Moyer, D. Rogers, R. Bowen. M. Smallens, R. Phillips, J. Schall, R. Miller, G. Kohler. Row 3-B. Smith, M. Lopzonski, T. Vanatta, L. Werkheiser, A. Ferrel, D. Hall, E. Brobst, W. MaeAdarn, R. Hoffman, J. Santee. Row 2-D. Seiler, B. Rector, C. Ott, R. Heffelfinger, J. Kohler, J. Bodnar, R. Galgon, J. Kent, T. Reenoch, C. Wagner. Row 1-R. Hantz, S. Ruch, L. Hiestand, E. Heisler, Mr. James Kocher, directorg R. Lutz, G. Kellner, D. Biery, L. Cogossi. Page 87 "Behind the Scenesw Men Photo Bugs on the Loose With a bit of imagination and a twist of the rheostat these Stage Crew boys produce magic effects. Whether they are plan- ning a complicated Christmas Vesper light plot, highlighting senior class players, or spotting Junior Speakers they make the show go. Besides studying special lighting effects with their adviser, Mr. Reiff, our stage crew boys man the switchboard for regular weekly assemblies. Moments that live! You can capture them all in a good photo- graph and these amateur shutter bugs do just that. In Photography Club they learn the principles of good composi- tion, correct developing, negative printing, and enlarging. Objec- tive No. 1? To win at least an honorable mention in the spring photo contest. Page 88 Don Lutte. 'xi ,illllllllll Regits. Moser. R. Kock. M. Hutnick. Stage Crew ' Standing--Ihor Husak Archie Roth Seated-Mike Bendekovits Wir Harry Reiff, adviserg Galen Dav Photography Club President ............ Shirley Kopfer Vice-President Melvyn Havazd 1 Secretary ,..,,.,. Mary Ann Danner Treasurer ......... Joyce Hanslei Adviser .........,.... Mr Ernest Papp Row 5-J. Petko, S. Remaley M Sm t 1 D. Bartholemew, D Bilhiemer J Row 4-J. Feilder, D Yost A Gaspe S. Hildebrandt, D Hennm er lf, Kotcher, R. Frederick Row 3-B. Focht, R Schell J Tan tozzi, W. Mooney R Turanchik E Row 2-R. Moll, D. White E Tantozzi J. Toxell, M. Havazda W Hochman Row 1-M. Danner, S Kopfer M Rob erts, S. Kulp, J. Hansler L Hanzel N Club President ............ Richard Reimer Vice-President Secretary ,.......,...,. Betty Kraynick Treasurer .................. Robert Bach Adviser ...,.... Back Row-Ben Amato, M. Bendeko- vits, D. Lutte, R. Bamford, N. New- hart, S. Micio, D. Salters, E. Gassler, E. Keglovits. Row 2-D. Kleppinger, R. Chabak, R. Leindecker H Y ' g 7 ' ps Lucky, E. Haines, R. Chabak. Kneeling-R. Bach, N. Miller, B. Kray- nick, F. lfkovits, M. Bruchak, R. Reimer. Weight Club Standing-Mr. Harry Wall, adviserg J. Handwerk, E. Moser, D. Kochenosh, S. Micio, K. Waylen, C. Brownmiller, L. Heffelfinger. Sitting-E. Keglovits, L. Breitsfeller, A. Nicotera, R. Fehnel, W. Kulp, R. Sutliff. ........Frank lfkovits .......Mr. Harry Wall Mind Over Muscle "A sound mind in a sound body." Books may give you the first, but try the bar-bells for the second. Visit the Wolf Annex Gym any Friday and you will find Weight Club members in action lifting 14-5-pound weights with grace and ease. Here Ed Keglovits holds the 185 lb. weight lifting record and Steve Micio stars in pinning techniques. This is the proving ground for Coach Harry Wall7s wrestling champs. En ler W Kul J. Urder of the "N" Nortbamptonls ambassadors of good sportsmanship are the twen- ty-three members of the N Club who set clean living as their goal. May anyone join the N Club? Those students who earn enough activity points to quality for an HN7' automatically become mem- bers of this club. Selling booster tags, promoting the Thanksgiving Football pro- grams, and sponsoring a dance are projects which enable the club to purchase the favorite N Club sweaters. Page 89 Trigger Talk Rod and Reel Experts Zing-gl And another ace marks- man hits the target. Learning bal- listics, the anatomy and care of a gun, safe aiming, and reloading shells keeps these twenty-eight Rifle Club members happy. Comes the spring, there is always a special trip on the calendar. Page 90 When our thirty-seven 'gCom- plete Anglers" get together, there is much talk of casting, tying flies, and the "big one" that got away. The Fishing Club members hear much about sportsmanship and the art of conservation at their Thursday meetings. They practice conservation by stocking our streams regularly! Hildebrandt, J. Kanas, Vogel, F. Mushko. Hartzell. Row I-R. Taras, L. Kern. Standing-R. Silfies, W. Wamhold. Suto, J. Danner, L. Farkas, G. Nicholas. George, R. Harder. Vice President ........,.,. Rifle Club President ...,...,.r,,,,,,,,,, Larry Kern Vice-President ..Anthony Nicotera Secretary ..,...,,,.,.,.,, Louis Kremug Treasurer .r..,... Christian Yanders Adviser ................ Mr. Henry Weir Row 3-V. Lauer, K. Zader, P. Bohum, A. Hunsicker, B. W. Farkas, F. Hann, C. Shoemaker, P. Mayerchak, W. K. Reph, A. Row 2-.l. Schneider, J. Attrill, R. Decker, J. Nectz, P. Harder, D. hlinnich, A. Nemeth, R. Rice, R. Fehnel, C. Yan- dcrs, A. Nif-otera, L. Kremus, L. Fishing Club President ..........,......... Donald Haff Louis Bury Secretary ......,..,,.,,.. Larry George Treasurer ...... ....... J oseph Danner Adviser ........ Mr. Michael Lisetski Bartholomew, W. Hildenbrandt, K. Reph, A. Lu- benesky, R. Kucharzuk, K. Rayden, F. Muschko, J. Attrill, H. Guss, J. Musseman, F. Mesics, D. Danner, S. Remaley, D. Diehl, R. Cherry, N. Seater!-Row 3----A. Zacharchuk, F. Hanzl, A. Nemeth, G. Shoemaker, .l. Kremus, W. Seated-Row 2--J. Mulasits, D. Wern- er, L. Bury, R. Koch, R. Herzog, L. Seated-Row Ie-J. Serensits, L. Liven- good, R. Gougher, D. Haff. Robin Hoods of Today To these modern Robin Hoods the bow and arrow is a Very intriguing device. Their time between archery shoots and meets is spent mak- ing and stringing their own bows and arrows, as Archery Club members continually strive for perfection. Gridiron Briefing While football is a quick action game for fans, it is a game of com- plex strategy for the players. On Mondays and Fridays Clinic mem- bers gather in the locker head- quarters to learn offensive and defensive play. They study the mis- takes of the last game in slow mo- tion film. These are real training grounds for coach Al Erdosyis varsity football players. Clinic Clinic-Back Row-E. Gassler, L. Breit- feller, K. Wunderler, H. Guss, R. Lutte. Row 2-C. Bodna, C. Kleintop, R. Reimer, F. Marth, M. Wright, D. Kochanash, R. Phillips, M. Kuntz. Row 1-D. Crube, R. Herzog, C. Moyer, J. Milisits, C. Ray, P. Bollman, W. Chuyko. Archery Club Back row-G. Kohler, M. Uherchik, R. Turnow, M. Mondrik, J. Kent, R. Lutz, R. Stroh. Front row4B. Bell, G. Balliet, J. Derr, D. Dranchak. W. Reidleman, S. Toth, J. Deck. Page 91 Tricksters on the Bars and Tramp Moans and groans mean our Girls, and Boys' Gym Teams have completed another session of snappy activity. Precision is the key word as these students develop skill, form, and muscular coordination in their performances on the tram- poline and the parallel bars. In addition the girls, directed by Mrs. Helen Wanisko, develop grace and ease in mastering difficult routines in tumbling and interpretive dancing. Mr. Albert Erdosy teaches the boys the funda- mental techniques in performing with agility on the gym apparatus or in building pyramids. Both teams constantly have one goal in mind -to give a stellar performance in the May Gym Exhibition. 7 Jack Lucky. Girls Gym Team Diane Dotter, Caroline Billy Barbara Kleppinger, Gloria Schlsler Judy M11 ler, Joan Keiser, Nancy Mlller Boys' Gym Team Standing - Edward Haines Herl ert Engler, lhor Husak Kneeling-Richard Chabak Ben Amato Burning the Wick at Both Ends Feature Activities Kris Kringle's Kapers, our Christ- mas Prom, was a perfect climax to 1954 activities and sparkling incentive to more fun in 1955. 'M 1 The Fat Lamps A search for better and cheap- er artificial light now leads us from the swinging lard lamp -of 1800 to the kerosene lamp of 1860. These were the lamps of for- tune for New England whaling captains and Pennsylvania petro- leum hunters. The 'Civil War was the 'sCoal Oil Age." Its ingenious lamps were made from pewter, china, glass-anything, even seashells. At last the American housewife could afford fixtures in every room. - A ' ' ' Now appeared the central wick, which was the ancestor of ern lamps. Lighting theme became a real pleasure after the inven- tion of the friction match in 1827 which gave the world the first original lucifer. I ww wg X x , , l .JW . O i t I ., 'Z' 21- 5 Sf: am ,,,,,p:r t Ak V2 Yi 8 rg' wk f 5 S N as V ,V G m "-' : f '.1- x A 2 ff? g ' Y ' A Q' ,....i.. -img fy 'V sgafffi Q ,E .C gf ,kk , T f .:.-5 Q f 4 2 .,:. " f 2 g fxilw ' .fi.'IS'ff,'i mm ri-N11 - - - "' . lv . fis- ...Cliff 1 .D -we Sf 7 Open House There was an extra shine on blackboards, desks, and books the night of November the tenth when many of our parents came u Q-url' this lslft at skirl mzn'km'? ls this what you call nmdvrn art? to school. They inspected our classrooms, gave attentive ear to teachers' comments, examined our work, and joined in a bit of sociability. Student progress means par- ental progress and a wholesome life for all. One of the doors to better understand- ing is Open House. I ?'ft.me!mg Room Only lm Wh. Hr x Page 95 No, Nunn. this i-u't 21 N u so K pzmsv for pmwix - ju I ssh 11 W ll 1 E5 TURN-H SO DO HEADS MRMILLER PRESENTS FALL FASH lO N5 Page 96 A Night For Positive Thinking 1 i Mr. L. I. Boucher presents the '4Cvolden Deed" to Mr. R. Schaffer, president of the school board. Serving as waitresses at the Chamber of Commerce Banquet gave May Ann and Judy one of those golden oppor- tunities. They met the main speaker- that world renowned theologian, lec- turer, and author-Dr. Norman Vin- cent Peale, minister of the Marble Col- legiate Church, New York City. After hearing his impressive message, "Formula for Effective Livingf, we un- derstood why the National Education Association named him the recipient of the American Education Award for 1955. Dr. Peale, thank you for ulmper- turbabilityf' Barely do we have the good fortune to witness history in the making. This was it for us-a thrilling moment indeed at the Annual Chamber of Commerce Ban- quet. Graciously Mr. L. J. Boucher, plant manager for the Universal Atlas Cement Company, presented the deed to a twenty-acre tract of land to lVlr. Ro- bert D. Schaffer, president of the North- ampton School Board. This tract of land lying north of Memorial Community Hall will be the site of our new senior high school. Today our town possess a lovely Community Park and a fine Community Hall, thanks to the generosity of the Universal Atlas Cement Company. And now the foresightedness of its industrial leaders will make possible great ad- vancements in education. Truly the Uni- versal Atlas Cement Company has the real community spirit. Mary Ann and Judy meet tgMr. lmperturbability D Norman Vincent Peale. Page 97 Current Calendar Figures Page 98 y Miss Val Lauder, our Lyceum speaker, gives journalistic point- ers lo our high school editors as she emphasizes, '4The art of writ- ing comes from practice, not chance." Young Australian newsmen, John Bourke and Colin Smith, spend half of their six-month visit in the U. S. here in Northampton getting "hep'7 to local customs. Their reaction may he summed up as a Hdream come truefi As for us, we learned much about 'gthe land down underf' Good luck, John and Colin. Burgess Young and Police Chief Stout accept a safety awad for an eight-year safety record. fwoe to the one who breaks the spellll We like snow, but we like clear streets when drivers' training is in session! Our male vocalists are off to spend a note-worthy day with Prof. John Raymond at Lafayette College. Herels where the negative counts! Mr. Papp's "photography studio" is a favorite spot at our proms. QQ 99 And Happy School Daze Page 99 44 Vesper soloists LHark The Herald Angels Sing" Page 100 Peace on Earth Again the miracle of Christrnas unfolds as several hundred voices echo the songs of the past. Again vesper speakers tell the story in hushed tones as well-loved scenes are re-created in living tableaux. The Spirit of Bethlehem is with Good Will Toward Men us from the first angelic song to the last majestic trumpet sound. Filled with the benediction of peace and good will, we regretfully watch the curtains close on an- other beautiful Christmas Vesper service. Page 101 Vesper Speakers gfClory To The New Born King Kris Kringle's Kapers The air was filled with music as we Will anyone forget that first glimpse of the festive buffet table prepared by our Student Council? The hundreds of dainty sandwiches topped with Water cress, shrimp, and anchovies would have rated A even with Duncan Hines. Our calendar included a variety of dances from '4Poor lVlan's Square Dance? to the 4'Victory Hopw, but Kris Kringlefs Kapers was the peak of the social season. Page 102 danced to the tunes of Matt Gillespiels orchestra at Kris Kringle's Kapers. The girls in their stunning new holiday gowns and the boys in their sleek new suits gave the Community Center an unusually resplendent look. The big moment of the evening arrived when Betty Kraynick, Student Council President, crowned the King and Queen of the Kapers, their highnesses - Esther Gardy and Richard Reimer. 'Tis The Season To Be Jolly 1' Famil ar faces in our Christmas Assembly! Our Alumni re urned to g1VC us lnterestmg and amusing tales about college life. We shall try to heed thei W rds of wisdom Study - study - study l" A Medalist Award 1 A Real Christmas Present! Home from college at last, Jimmy and Jane, our 19544 Amp- Zennian editors, proudly examine their medalist award and study the fine criticisms in the CSPA Scorebook. They have timely ad- vice for Frances and Anne, our 1955 co-editors. Dithers in the Cafeteria A special Christmas treat - roast turkey, cranberry sauce, and look who joined us in the lunch line! .x W Page: 103 Sc-amor Cioss Plas SECOND FIDDLE ff , if- as piain uv- the now un yi ,gi 'Qs 4' 4lU1'lUY' -Vlllllllf HN .vi'!'lllilH flH'il'lt'w1' far - lhxlls nut- z1liug1'lh1'r - -' uh V - lvgal. , N ' wihsml lhv Mxvk- MT ilu- 'DQIIXIITIUIII fhmrf Page 104: January 26, 1955- Dear Diary, this was it! The night of the long- awaited senior class play, a 3-act farce entitled Second Fiddle, written by LePelley. This was the highlight of our senior dramatics, and watching my own classmates perform was espe- cially thrilling. l'll never forget shy Don Lutte as the con- fused young writer, Harold Werple, who was engaged to Dorothy Van Stratton, a prominent society girl. Everything happens during their engagement - including Harold's mistaken mar- riage to another woman. This play had every- thing - comedy, romance, and suspense -- with Miss Lauhach pulling the strings. How I would like to see it again tomorrow! Perhaps l7ll go . . . if we dongt have a chem test! CHARACTERS Minnie .....,,,. Aunt Marion Joan ............. Wilbur ,,..... Janet ....... Harold ....,.,, Dorothy ,.,.,.., Mrs. Keeler ...... Mr. Crouch . Gehret .........,.,.Sylvia Haines ....,,,,Marilyn Procanyn ,,,Y...,Roger Seremula .....,..Frances Lisetski Lutte ,,,,,...Barbara Kleppinger .......Bonnie Lee Newhard ......,.,...,..,.,.Arcl1ie Roth Ula. well, all right - - go :she-ml. lhut tomato of HIC. Page 105 lain that thang down. my trunk mall arrive i0lHUl'l'W Juniors Speak Up Our Junior Speakers-Robert Turnachik, Stephen Seyer, Mr. Donald Ervin, coachg Donald Summons, Janet Rossi, Harriet Reph, Jayne Kuntzleman, and Dorothy Finn. On the Junior 1955 Calendar February 24- was a red-letter date-the date of the twenty-ninth annual Junior Speaking Contest. In the auditorium the air seemed electric with excitement as an attentive audience studied the speakers' dramatic appeals and then eagerly anticipated judges' decisions. Dorothy Finn and Stephen Seyer proved their speaking abilities were not just talk as they proudly accepted the first prizes. Janet Rossi and Donald Simmons received second place honors. The contest judges-Dr. Barker of Lehigh Uni- versity, Dr. Erskine of Muhlenberg College, and Dr. Wotring of Cedar Crest College-commend- ed upon the excellence of all the speakers and the fine coaching done by Mr. Donald Ervin. To make the evening complete there was a mezzo soprano solo by Mary Ann Heil, a piano solo by Doris Mae Rosencranz, and selections by a Junior clarinet quartet and the Girls' En- semble. Junior Speaking Contest I'm Glad llm an American ...... Capt Eddie Rickenbacker Donald Simmons Miss Jenning's Companion ............... .F. Hopkinson Smith Harriet Reph Assassin of Youth ................................ Elizabeth S. Locks Robert Turanchik Sixteen ..... ............................................ M aureen Daly Dorothy Finn Reveille to a Sleeping God ........................ Hilda Schmidt Janet Rossi While Rome Burns ................................ Cecil B. DeMille Steven Seyer Mama and the Graduation Present ........ Kathryn Forbes Jayne Kuntzleman J Page 106 March - and a Musical Tribute to Spring March is ushered in by the Junior High School Girls, Chorus in "The Spring Flower Parade." Our cameras caught rehearsal shots of what later proved to be an outstanding funior High School Spring Concert. Under the batons of Mrs. Santee and Mr. Kocher, choruses, bands, trios, quartets, and Bath Annex Instrumental- ists bring us a "Carnival of Venice." A "Coronation Marchv suits our Saxophone Sextet. And our talented Piano Quartet is "ln the Proces- sionf, ensembles performed varied musical selections with zest and feeling. A capacity audience enjoyed all numbers from the amusing folk tune, "The Big Brown Bear," to the thrilling finale -- "America, Our Heritage." Page 107 Ideas Today Caution, Handle with carel The ninth annual Lehigh Valley Science Fair is underway. This contest, sponsored by the Allentown Call Chronicle, gives budding Einsteins throughout the area a chance to show their scientific knowl- edge and know-how with their individual projects. judged for clarity, neatness, scien- tific thinking and originality, the pro- jects must be self-made and the students must be able to explain them satisfac- torily to the Judges. Construction of a Tesla Coil Melvyn Hvazda How the Heart Works Barbara Kleppinger Chlorophyll Extraction Extraction of Foreign Substances By Paul Schindler Page 108 From Multi Cigarettes By Barbara Ondrejca Inventions Tomorrow Science Fair is national in scope. The grand-champions from each state con- vene at a National Fair where their projects are examined hy our country's leading scientists. Scholarships, trophies, and the won- derful experience of turning a nebulous dream into reality are the rewards for entering the Science Fair. Manufacture of Portland Cement Ba' James Shafer Embryo of A Calf By Virginia Rice Contruction of a Van de Graaff Generator By By Joseph Danner Page 109 Page 110 Focus On Forensics llach year. come March or April, students from high schools within a six-county area gather to com- pete in the annual Eastern District Contest of the Pennsylvania Forensic and Music League, which has been sponsored by the University of Pittsburgh since l928. One o'clock, the Friday afternoon of March 25, marked the eighteenth consecutive year in which NAJHS played host to scores of contestants. Taking top honors this year was our own high school with twelve coveted first places. Our talented winners will travel to York to compete in the State Forensic Contest which will he held on April 28. 20, 30. Speakers- S. Seyer, Serious Declamationg R. Seremula, Shakes- peareg B. Amato, Humerous Declamation. M. J. Temos, Poetry. Our Instrumentalists- Row 3-D. Seiter, H. Engler, N. Newhard, S. Luck- enback. Row 2-R. Seremula, P. Koch, D. Posencranz, F. Lisetski. Row lvL. Cogossi, R. Molchany, R. Heffelfinger, T. Reenock. Ensemble and Vocal Soloists- Row 2--R. Seremula, H. Engler, N. Newhard. Row 1-D. M. Rosencranz, pianistg G. Schisler, D Dotter, M. J. Temos, E. Gardy, J. Readler, N Takacs, S. Santee, D. Biery, J. Rothrock, B. Klep pinger. A Spectrum of Radiant Energy Picture at top-The ceramics display- handle with care. Picture above - Senior girls demon- strate the silk screening process. Picture top righth-Ronald says, "We mold ideasg then we mold our clayf, Picture at right - Joe and Kenneth turn connoisseur for the occasion. A glimpse at the annual Art Exhibition convinces us that life is never dull in Room 31. This is the room which bulges at the seams with creative ideas. Here a student will find some medium to suit his tastef-be it crayons, oils, Water color, tempera, finger paint- ing, block printing, poster work, silk screening, or ceramics. The processes studied here are too numerous to men- tion. We are grateful to Mr. Kleppinger and his proteges for our splendid month- ly calendars, our publicity posters, our Amptennian art Work, and our numerous stage settings. Page 111 Highlighting Our Winners QW' Page 112 BOOK WORMS Lucky Winners of the November bookweek contest-J. Hutnick, C. Langtin, B. Kromer, J. Kuntzleman, A. Saynk, and K. Miller. BUSY SPELLING BEES Roger Seremula and Richard Boyko, our semi-finalists in the Lehigh Valley Spelling Bee. flrioger, remember Hmachinationsfwl NOVEMBER ROUNDUP Carleton Lutz takes 1,055 pound "Tiny" to the North- ampton County 4--'H Baby Beef Roundup and wins the showmanship championship. THE PEN IS MIGHTY! Barbara Kleppinger shows her democracy contest awards to Jane Eogel, second place winner, and Melvyn Havazda, who received honorable mention in the nation-wide West- inghouse '4Science Talent Search." TOPS IN "TOOTERS" ltis District Band in Shenandoah for these fine instru- mentalists-fF. Lisetski, D. Rosencranz, H. Engler, and D. Thomas. "OSC,ARETTE" WINNERS Qui' 1955 Assembly Talent Show winners-I. Husak, E. Gardy. E. Haines. B. Amato, R. Galgon, G. Wanisko, Chris Sieger. IN A HSTATEN OF TRIUMPH Honors to Esther Gardy, who was invited to State Chorus at Minersville, and Frances Lfsetski, who represented us in State Orchestra at Mount Union. ORCHIDS TO THESE Out of six Lehigh Valley finalists who auditioned with Donald Vorhees for solo spots with the Allentown Sym- phony Orchestra, three were from N.A.,l.H.S. - Esther Gardy, Barbara Kleppinger, and Kirsten Sorteberg. SOPHOMORE KNOW-HOW Anthony Fritchey captures top honors in the conserva tion field of the Lehigh Valley Science Fair. A MUSICAL SAFARI District Chorus vocalists are off to a musical Weekend at Parkland High School. N THE SPOTUG '4All work and no play" is never the story at N.A.J.H.S. So one hour per week is set aside exclusively for student assembly. ln the beginning of the term a schedule is released indicating specific dates on which different homerooms have charge of the program. Our student performances are essentially entertaining. Typical pro- grams include one act plays, skits, variety shows, pep rallies, and musicals. Then there are programs of a more serious nature sponsored by the school. These include invited speakers, industrial Pictures beginning top right- Jazz Platter trio The '4Showboat', Troupe - a talented group. A Tri-Hi-Y Thanksgiving Stage Crew Specialists Page 114 5 EIWBLY TIIVIE demonstrations, induction ceremonies, mov- ing pictures, and the annual "Welcome,' and "Farewell', program presented by the administration. A favorite moment in Junior and Senior High School Assembly is "Songs by the Schoolf, We enjoy singing together and often engage in sprightly inter-class com- petition. New talents are discovered in assembly time and shared with other schools through our exchange program system. Pictures beginning top left- Dr. Walfe gives us real American His- tory. uVariety,' is the spice here. Learning more about a good friend- The Bell Telephone System. Make-up artistry by Miss Fluck and senior assistants. Page 115 V Page 116 What's In a Year? - - - Look Here! A selected commencement committee con- templates a script for the annual pageant, giv- ing all 169 seniors a chance to pool their "Dreams of Destiny." "Willie the Bard" and "Louie the Loonn dontheir Easter outfits Qwith some aidll Section 122 boys create the April calendar in assembly, demonstrating step-by-step this fine silk-screening process. After a thrilling exhibition in coordination, the E. S. S. T. C. Gym Team takes time out to pose for our photographer. A Night In The Witching Meer Hansel and Gretel For days high school halls were ringing with the lilting tunes from Humperdinck and Wetteis ever lovely Hansel and Gretel. Gur little visitors from grades 44, 5, and 6 were pre- paring a show that no one wanted to miss on March 17. From beginning to end the audience was charmed with the lovely singing, the fine act- ing, and the attractive stage scenery. No one will ever forget Linda Wall and James Cole as Hansel and Gretel, or Sandra Barter as a most malicious Cookie Witch. We say congratulations to all concerned and special orchids to Mrs. Constance Leidy and Mr. Leon Kuntz, music directors, and to Mrs. Kathryn Herrick for a most entrancing Cookie House. 4'The Little Sandman" visits Hansel and Gretel in the depths of Witching Meer. The beautiful "Evening Prayer" comes to life as angels guard the sleeping children. 6'Nibbling at my house?" says the Cookie Witch. Mrs. Leidy and her assistants strike the set, and Hansel and Gretel becomes a lovely memory. ' Page 117 lihunrwi 1:4 vlvar. Now It's Our Turn The theme of the graduating class of 1954- was pictured bril- liantly in their commencement pageant, "Now ltis Our Turn," a story of memorable events that paralleled their lives. Flashback s c e n e s portrayed great moments in history from 1936 to 1954. Among these were Q - I ly n Nylon. nylon - nylon l'V1'!'?'Whl'l'f'l ibm- is nxuvr improv-1. swim' entertain with smug ands flunre. Page f 118 resting New Yo:-k's Fair. Say the 754 Seniors the discovery of cortisone and al- lied drugs, the introduction of ny- lon, the New York World's Fair, the establishment of the Selective Service Act, the bombing of Pearl Harbor followed by World War ll and the Korean incident, and the perfection of the A bomb and H bomb. The entire class of l38 seniors took part in the original pageant! Their final production of the year. I'-ips-r 'bhslrr He-ad all about llw nh-all. - v , . . . Hkllhmnl. We-'rv we-ary ot this aromu- nga-, ' ' xsiml 1-onu-s -xwvpilig llmm ilu' p Speaking for V Q' 314 2 '- L 'Mr wmmzxx ni' the world - - - - The lug mmmrnt at ins!! Page 119 The Long Gray Line of 1954 Row 7-R. Rabenold, S. Vogel, J. Minnich, M. Oncheck, P. Sickonic, K. Roberts, G. Kuntz, J Spanitz, M. Ploxa, G. Simcoe, L. Miller, B. Molchany, R. Santee, M. Smith, S. Werkheiser, T Yost, V. Hudick, P. Templeton. Row 6-L. Miller, M. Lakatosh, B. Missimer, B. Yanders, J. Kremus, D. Hanzl, D. Broschak, J Barno, H. Urban, K. Henning. Row 5--H. Keglovits, J. Spadt, R. Lapp, M. Nikischer, M. Young, R. Temos, B. Weber, S. Konek, O. Konek. Row 4--J. Kuehner, C. Miletics, J. Heckmnn, S. Mast, A. Ervin, G. Roberts, A. Engler, R. Milten- herger. Row 3-S. Wanko, H. Zelinski, D. Spadt. Row 2-M. Gassler, M. Graver, B. Kratzer, C. Sager, J. Bundra, N. Kolumber, C. Praetorius, S. Woodring, E. Gross. Row 1-B. Smith, M. Burkhardt, S. Teada, P. Burkhardt, 0. Steciw, B. Shoemaker, C. Hunsber- ger, J. Eckhart, M. Najpauer, J. Mills, J. Flick, A. Kerelo, N. Custer, J. Beil, S. Shimkanin Row 6-L. Marsh, R. Spengler, L. Skweir, R. Novogratz, F. Dieter, J. Keglovitz, C. Mann, R. Csensits, W. Fields, K. Newhard, A. Winklebaur, B. Haines, R. Cole. Row 5-V. Mann, D. Gorsky, R. McCandless, A. Miller, G. Laury. Row 4-R. Henninger, J. Mikitsch, J. Meyers, G. Miller, P. Dech, R. Miller. Row 3-R. Walbert, J. Cole, T. Bodnar, C. Bruchak, L. Hutchison, E. Pany, P. Mishko. Row 2-P. Burits, E. Mills, R. Druckenmiller, J. Oplinger, F. Szep, H. Handwerk, R. Meckes, E. Weaver. Row 1-J. Deck, K. Koehler, R. Schwartz, L. Luciano, P. Stout, R. Ziratyk, L. Kromer, R Snyder, J. Nemchik, H. Fujita, R. Newhard, R. Cole, R. Kern. Page 120 Sparking Our Gas Jets e f f is 'W m Ai l Ep ,wxwwwxxxxwg Q 5, 4 4 Sports THE GAS LAMP The rival of electricity was first advertised in Baltimore in 1816 as a "gas-light without oil, wick, tallow, or smoke." Al- though many years passed before gas was accepted, Americans finally turned to it enthusiasti- cally. Kerosene lamps died out quick- ly since gas could be piped to every corner of every room from a central sources-and the "Gas Light Erau was here. We've got the pep that sparks the crowd in any season of the year. Cheerleaders-Mary Ann Bruckak, Estelle Einfalt, Jayne Kuntzleman, Joy Fox, Betty Kraynick, and Nancy Miller. Our Konkrete Kids ' E K W . . Al' Row 44L. Breitfeller, J. Milisits, T. Reenoch, A. Schisler, R. Molchany. Row 3-Mr. Wm. Garrett. Assit. Coachg C. Brownmiller, W. Oplinger, D. Biery, R. Sutliff, B Werkheiser, R. Tarnow. Row 2--Mr. Peter Schneider, Ass't Coachg W. Chuyko, P. Miller, Ed. Gassler, R. Phillips, Wm Grube, G. Day. Row IMR. Reimer, C. Hoffman, C. Shimer, Ed. Uherchik, D. Lutte, R. Chabak, R. Bach, R Reimer. t ...- il C . iiuii iiiiii A iii 1954 Football Schedule N.A.J.H.S. Opponents Sept. Phillipsburg Oct. Emmaus Oct. Whitehall Oct. Slatington Oct. Palmerton Oct. Lehighton Nov Bangor Nov Stroudsburg Nov. 25 39 Catasauqua 19 Coaches and co-captains plot new plays- Slanding-Mr. Michael Lisetski, Mr. Peter Schneider, Mr. Albert Errlosy, Head Coachg Mr. William Garrett. Kneeling-Robert Bach, Richard Reimer, and W Frank Ifkovits-co-captains. l Page 122 Real Giants Row 4-M. Chuss, F. Shoelheimer, R. Werner, J. Lucky, J. Miksits, D. Tutko, G. Kellner. Row 3-G. Sheffler, C. Kunzleman, E. Weinhofer, B. Fiedler, M. Wright, C. Bodnar, P. Kuch- inash, M. Shimonski, R. Herzog, J. Spanits. Row 2--R. Kuharzuk, R. Lutte, C. Kleintop, P. Majerchak, G. Simcoe, G. Farkas, T. Kneller, H. Guss, P. Bollman, Mr. Al Erdosy, Head Coach. Row 1-F. Ifkovits, R. Chabak, J. Lucky, M. Bendekovits, D. Kleppinger, E. Marakovits, K. Wunderler, M. Kuntz, S. Kotch. The battling Konkrete Kids, unfortunately suf- fering a season of injuries and senior losses through graduation, dazzled their way to second place in the league with a record of 6-2-1. For the first time in 19 years the Black and Orange Champs lost their first game to the Whitehall Zephyrs. As it was, the Lehigh Valley championship was missed by only one point. Northampton at Phillipsburg The Black and Orange raised the curtain for the 754- season against a veteran laden Phillips burg eleven. The Konkrete Kids, outclassed but not outfought, never quite got rolling. De Garo- lomo led the P'burg defensive as they stopped the Kids cold, play after play. Snyder, Barba- dorn, and Opdyhe shared the scoring honors as the Garnet rolled to a 19-0 victory. Emmaus at Northampton 2500 fans stared in misbelief as a sharp Em- maus team, affected by the 90" heat as we were, pinned a 13-13 tie on the Konkrete Kids at Wolfe Field. The Green Hornets took a 6-0 lead but N.H.S., defending Lehigh Valley League champs, came to life on a pass play from Hoff- man to Gassler. Rich Chaback bolted over from the 3 yard line. Shimer temporarily put the Kids in the lead on a 30 yard gallop. The fatal fourth quarter saw Buss return a kickoff 88 yards. Dennis put on the clincher as his PAT hit the crossbar and bounced over for the all-important point. lnexperience tells the story. Emmaus, on the other hand, had a veteran team Whose mem- bers, almost intact, played against us in the sea- son before. Whitehall at Northampton Northampton's 22 year victory reign over Whitehall came to a screeching halt as the Zephers pinned a stunning 13-7 upset. Rich Reimer put the Krippled Kids ahead on an off tackle jaunt and added the PAT. Whitehall did all the scoring it needed in the second period. Marks passed for one score and the QB sneaked for the other. Northampton at Slatington The injury riddled Konkrete Kids recorded their first victory of the campaign by submerg- ing Slatington 26-18. It proved to be a costly victory as the Kids lost the services of Richard Reimer, veteran FB, for the remainder of the season. Jack Lucky ran for 2 TD's and Shimer ran for one. Hoffman took a pass for the other Black and Orange score. Slatington's big threat, Schleicher, scored twice for the losers. Page 123 ' -- Gridiron Palmerton at Northampton Northampton's line played a prominent role as the Konkrete Kids rocked and socked their way to a 39-0 triumph over Palmerton. Mike Bendekovits blocked two punts, with Ed Cass- ler and Frank Ifkovits recovering for the Black and Orange, to set up scores. Robert Bach led the linemen as they held the Blue Bombers score- less. Steve Kotch and Charles Shimer paced the offensive with 2 TD's apiece. Rich Chabak and J ack Lucky also shared in the scoring. Northampton at Lehighton Bewildered by the mud and the Lehighton defense, the Kids were held to a scoreless first half tie. With their offense back to precision form, the NHS "ll" started to roll in the sec- R. Chabak, M. Bendekovits, and E. Marakovits wedge in to stop Whitehall,s Dave Way in the seasonis biggest game upset. Palmerton's Rodrigues is nailed by Northamptorfs four tackles-Shimer, Reimer, Bach and Kleppinger. Reimer, with the help of Phillips and Wunderler, goes through for a long gain in the Emmaus game. Charles Shimer races for a thrilling third-period L uchdown in the Catasauqua game. ond half. Lucky scored three times to lead the steamroller attack. A pass from QB Kotch to End lfkovits set up a score with Charles Shimer doing the honors. Bob Reimer split the uprights twice and Shimer once to sink the Indians by a tune of 27-0. Northampton at Bangor Bob Reimer ran 66 yards when he recovered a fumble early in the first period to give North- ampton a 60 lead. Frank Ifkovits set up the Kids second score by taking a 40 yard heave fom Charles Hoffman down to the 5 yard line. Lucky bolted for 2 TD,s and Bob Reimer con- verted twice. Miller scored both of Bangor's TD7s. The hard fought contest ended with Northampton a 20-13 conqueror over Bangor. .X fumble? Watch that Palmerton dive! llich. Chabak charges in for a T. D. Lutte broke away only to head into Emmaus and a 13-13 tie. A near 20-yard dash by Lutte for a touchdown against Palmerton. Mike Bendekovits tears in for a tackle in the Emmaus tussle. Page 125 Page 126 Northampton at Stroudsburg By walloping the Stroudsburg Mountaineers 4-7-14, the Konkrete Kids rolled up their biggest point total of the season. The NHS footballers reached their peak in the third quarter by copping 7 TD7s. The substitutes finished the game by yielding 2 TD's to the Poconos. The scoring was divided among five men. Lucky led with three TD's, Shimer two, Lutte and Marth each one. Bob Reimer toed 5 PAT's. Catasauqua - Northampton Turkey Day found Northampton High's power- ful ground attack riding the Catty Rough Riders into the soggy turf at Muhlenberg Field. The first period was a 7-7 deadlock with Lucky and Salivonchik doing the scoring. Coach Al Er- dosy's charges iced the contest in the second half as Lucky and Shimer bolted over for scores. lfkovits picked up a blocked kick and scamper- ed for another TD. ln the second half, Robert Reimer and Shimer picked up a pair of TD's on short plunges. Catty scored twice against the NHS subs and the final count stood at 39-19. Losing 17 seniors from the 1953-1954 cham- pionship team, the 1954-55 edition was stacked mainly with raw unseasoned Junior Varsity members. Many of them were not yet adjusted to varsity playing, and it took a game or two to gain some poise. However, the steady im- provement in their performance was evident as the team regained the precision that the fans were used to seeing. By mid-season they were in top form, and their efforts for the remainder of the campaign reflected a good job done be- yond anticipation. On TV at last. Station WLEV brings the Northamp- ton-Palmerton game to our living rooms. Meet Jody, our favorite rooter. Mr. Erdosy-he's our man. If anyone can make champs, this coach can. Black And Orange Grapplers "Pin', High Honors Varsity Wrestling Team Back Row--L. Breitfeller, A Lotti, Co-Captain W. Kulp, C. Brownmiller, D. Santo, M. Billy. Front Row-Coach Harry B. Wall, R. Meyers, Ca-Captain S. Micio, D. Kleppinger, Co-Captain E. Keglovits, P. Miller, R. Phillips, Ass't. Coach J. Albert Billy. 1954'-1955 Wrestling Schedule N.A.,l.H.S. Opponent Dec. 9-19 .,.............. Easton .......................... 38 Dec. 14.-39 Washington, N. J. ...... 14 Dec. 16-28 ................ Allentown ...............,.... 12 Jan. 6-41 Nazareth ............. ...... 5 Ian. 13--24 ................ Bethlehem ........ ......... 1 6 J an. 20-31 Phillipsburg ................ 11 I an. 27--16 .,.............. Easton ...................,...... 30 Jan. 28-30 Washington, N. 1. ...... 10 Feb. 3-35 Allentown ..,,................ 16 Feb. 10-40 ................ Nazareth ...... ..... 5 Feb. 14-21 Bethlehem ........ ......... 2 4- Feh. 17-42 Phillipsburg ................ 6 Total 366 Total 187 The Black and Orange mat men nailed down second place in the Lehigh Valley Wrestling League which is now five years old. ln 1951 thc Kids finished fifthg in 1952 fourthg in 1953 firstg in 1954 thirdg and in 1955 second-with the added honor of capturing two of the eleven State Titles. Truly a record to he proud of. Five returning lettermen took to the mats in N.A.J.H.S.'s season opener against Easton and were handed a 38-19 licking by the veteran Red Rovers. Micio, Keglovits, and Billy led the Kids Page 127 Robert Meyers, district champ in the 127 pound classg Steve Micio-district, regional, and state champ in the 133 pound classg and Ed. Keglovits-district, regional and state champ in the 154 class line up their trophies for coach Harry Wall. Donald Kleppinger breaks down Beth- H bteve Micio tackles his Bethlehem lehemis Marlo. Micio's key lock turns into another pin against Naza-reth. Keglovits tries the Crucifix pin on Nazareth. Page 128 opponent. by splitting 17 points, and Brownmiller scored the other 2 in holding his man to a draw. Taking on Washington, N. J., the Konkrete Kids put the lessons they learned from Easton to good use with Co-Captains Kulp, 1Vlicio, and Keglovits scoring pins in the 39-14. triumph. The Black and Orange ground the Allentown Canaries into the mats with a rewarding 28-12 victory on the loserls mats. Steve 1Vlicio and Breitfeller scored falls with Micio pinning his man in 0:12. Coach Harry Wall's proteges outclassed Naza- reth hy a 41-5 tune. Don Santo pinned Beck in 1 C16 with a Bar and Chancery. ln a liattle for second place the Bethlehem Hurricanes succumbed to the Kids' winning ways by a 24-16 count. Battling in the 165 lb. class, Don Kleppinger came through with a 2-0 deci- sion over lVlikalow. Next NAJHS rolled up a 31-16 victory on the Phillipsburg Stateliner mats. Using a body press Ed Keglovits spiced Northarnptonls Black and Orange victory with a 1:08 pin. Trying for a first place tie, the Kids fought desperately before going under to Easton 30-16. Bob lVleyers7 victory paced the Northampton attack. Back to their winning ways, the Black and Orange again proved their superiority by lacing Washington, N. J., 30-10. Kulp, 1Vlicio, and Keg- lovits scored falls in a repeat performance, and Keller. replacing the injured Brownmiller, post- ed a decision over his opponent. The Konkrete Kids walloped Allentown by running up a 35-16 win to keep intact their league record of never having lost to the Canaries. Billy, Lotti, Breitfeller, Micio, and Keglovits scored falls as NAJHS's mighty matmen nicked Nazareth 40-5. In a nip and trick match Bethlehem downed the K.K. 24-21 with A. Lotti avenging an early season loss to Ayre by pinning him. The Kids finished the season by walloping Piburg 42-6 in the final match. Paul Miller and Rich Santo, up from the .lV7s scored first period pins. Coach Wall and assistant coach A. Billy's charges wound up the season with a fine 9-3 overall record. Ralph Wagner's JV,s completed an undefeated season by garnering nine vic- tories and a tie. Our three District ll champs-Meyers, lVlicio, and Keglovits-went on to the Northeast Region- al Tournament and all three survived the prelimi- naries. ln the finals Micio and Keglovits beat District 4 champs, Moyer and Reigel. Meyers Went under to dfstrict 4 champ, Lertz. Our regional champs advanced to the State Tournament at Penn State. Both boys took the preliminaries and continued on to the all impor- tant state finals. Co-Captains Steve Micio and Ed Keglovits competing in the 133 and 154 class captured state champ honors as lVIicio defeated Milligan from Washington High School and Keglovits downed Kottmeyer from Lancaster High School. With one hundred and twenty- seven Pennsylvania high schools competing for eleven state titles, we can be justly proud that Northampton won two of these-many thanks to Steve Micio and Ed Keglovits and their fine coach, Mr. Harry Wall. Willard Kulp escaping from Allentowns Stauffe Brownmiller riding his Nazareth man Junior Varsity Wrestlers Row 5-M. Bendekovits and H. Lein- decker, Senior Managersg R. Gough- er, E. Moser, R. Santo. Row 4-D. Kochenash, W. Grube, J. Yurish. Row 3-L. Heffelfinger, L. Cogossi, G. Bartholomew, T. Keller, D. Hand- werk, L. Kern, R. Wagner, Coach. Row 2-R. Sutliff, R. Fehnel, L. Sutler, J. Recker, J. Spanitz. Row I-Seated-G. Wanisko and C. Seiger, Junior Managers. Page 129 An Even Season for Our Happy Hoopsters Row 2-K. Wunderler, M. Kuntz, C. Hoffman, E. Gassler. Row 1-J. Miksits, C. Shimer, G. Simcoe, J. Lucky, Mr. Peter Schneider, Coach. Managers-L. Brownmiller, B. Bell. KMissing-B. Amato and S. Kotch.D 1954-55 Varsity Basketball Schedule Date N.A.J.1'1.S. Opponents December 7 50 Parkland 76 3' 10 63 Coplay 65 14 4-0 Bethlehem 92 H 21 65 Phillipsburg 52 January 41 32 Palmerton 73 H 7 53 Catasauqua 541 l' 11 66 Lehighton 446 141 59 Stroudsburg 53 18 64 Emmaus 56 21 68 Whitehall 54. 3' 25 58 Slatington 86 February 1 36 Palmerton 75 7 41 51 Catasauqua 53 U 8 41 Lehighton 20 1 1 67 Stroudsburg 61 15 58 Emmaus 55 18 50 Whitehall 46 23 69 Slatington 72 990 1089 VARSITY BASKETBALL Our varsity basketeers and their Coach, Mr. Peter Schneider, had their ups and downs as they completed a snappy 9 - 9 season. After a slow start in pre-season games, the NHS ball- hawks gradually picked up lost ground as they gained valuable experience. With only two seniors competing, the Kon- krete Kids opened the exhibition games with Parkland. The Trojans emerged victorious with a 76 - 50 victory. John Lucky kept the Kids in the contest with 19 points. Next on the agenda Was Coplay, with the Wildcats grabbing a 641 - 63 last minute thriller. Gerald Simcoe led the Black and Orange with 15 markers. Dave Keen and Bethlehem's high scoring Hurricanes took NHS for a 92 - 410 roll. On the rebound the Kids nabbed a 55 - 52 vic- tory over Phillipsburgis Stateliners in prepara- tion for league competition. The league season got under Way With the tall Palmerton Blue Bombers outclassing the Kids by a 73 - 32 count. On the next round victory fcontinued on page 1321 Page 130 And a Cheer From Our Up-and-Coming Basketeers Row 3-L. Horvath, T. Reenock, M. Wright, H. Guss, J. Crowley. Row 2-J. Santee, W. Hucaluk, S. Steirer, J. Miksits. Row I-MR. Reimer, B. Feidler, J. Suto, Mr. Lee Sieger, Coach. JUNIOR VARSITY BASKETBALL 1954--55 Junior Varsity Basketball Schedule Starting with a young and inexperienced team, Mr. Lee Sieger made his debut as the Junior Date N-A-1-H-3 0PP0I1eHTS Varsity mentor. Lacking in reserves, the junior Deeemhef 7 35 Parkland hoopsters bustled all the way, capturing four H 10 Coplay league games and dropping ten. The competition U 14 Bethlehem was much more intense than the final 5-13 rec- 77 21 Phi1hPShl1fg ord would indicate. January 4' Pahheffell Robert Reimeris all around floor play en- U 7 CataSal1ql13- abled the J. V.'s to make the games close and ii 11 1-fehight0I1 interesting, 141 Stroudsburg The rebounding task fell into the hands of 18 EII'1IT1aUS Herb Guss and Walter Hucalak, while Joseph 7 21 Whitehall Miksits provided the outside shooting with his U 25 Slatington deadly set shots. Joe Sutois dazzling dribbling February 1 1331111611011 electrified fans and opponents alike. 7' 4- Catasauqua Steady scoring by Guss, Reimer, Miksits, and ' 8 Lehighton Hucalak provided the season's bright spots as ll Str011dShL1rg they conned 172, 157, 1541, and 138 points 15 EIIHIISLIS respectively. 18 Whitehall Our ready and able reserves, headed by Feid- 23 Slatington ler and Crowell, helped to spark the Big Five. Come next season. Coach Sieger's prospects are brighter since the majority of the players will return for the 1955-56 campaign. age Up-And Over-- You name it! Ballet routine? Octopus? Or a Siamese dance? Hoffyis phenomenal jump shot sparks the Catty game. Page 132 Kuntz and Miksits are ready as Sim- coe outwits Parkland on a jump-all. was within reaching distance as the NHS ball- boys lost a heartbreaking 54- - 53 decision to the Catasauqua Rough Riders. Breaking out of their slump, the Kids hit the victory trail by scalping the Lehighton Indians 66 - 46. Simcoe and Lucky did most ofthe damage by sharing 45 points. Stroudsburg Mountaineers suffered a 59 - 53 defeat by our win-hungry hoopsters. Next Sim- coe,s drive-in shots netted 21 points as Emmaus went under 64- - 56. In the following game the Kids walloped Whitehall 68 - 54 to keep their streak intact. Slatington put a sudden halt to Northamptonas Winning Ways by tabbing an 86 - 58 victory. History repeats! After compiling a 4 - 3 record in the first half, the Kids did a retake in the second half. The veteran Palmerton "5" and Captain Oravec slammed the Black and Orange 75 - 36 to open second half competition. Catty again pulled a close 53 - 51 victory out of the fire. Case and Dulick sparked the Catty 44577. Simcoeis 20 point effort was tops for Northampton. Shimer, Hoffman, and Gassler pitched in as Lucky approves Simcoeis smart foul shot in the Lehighton tournament. teamwork was the key to a 41 - 20 decision over Lehighton. Dead-eye shooting by Lucky and Miksits accounted for a 67 - 61 Northampton High victory over Stroudsburg. Emmaus' efforts fell short in a 58 - 55 verdict as Myers' high scoring was in vain. Whitehall went under 50 - 46 as Coach Schneider's freezing tactics paid off. The Black and Orange finished the season in a three-way tie for third place as they bowed to Slatington in the seasonls final. Despite Lucky, Shimer, Simcoe, Miksits, and Hoffman hitting double figures, NHS came out on the tail end of a 72 - 68 contest to the veteran Slaters. ln looking back over the season, everyone agrees that Palmertonis ,lim Oravec, Cattyis Mike Dulik, and Slatington's Merril Eckert were the loopls top players. As for our own Konkrete Kids, John Lucky and Gerry Simcoe were the teamls mainstays with their uncanny shooting. Edward Cassler and Charles Hoffman accounted for most of the rebounds and tap ins. Shimer, Miksits, and Amatols drive and hustle kept things moving at a brisk pace. Coach Schneider anticipates a bright 1955-56 campaign as six lettermen return for a "hoopful" season. Page 133 -And in She Goes! A 'Tree for alll' rebound by Gassler in the Parkland game. Hoffman and Miksits insure Gassieis udrop in the basketi' against Catty. A First L.V. Track Title for Our Cinder Champs Row 3-K. Waylen, R. Lutte, H. Engler, M. Kuntz, D. Salter, M. Wright, P. Miller, L. Einfalt, G. Simcoe, R. Leindecker. Row 2-Coach William Garrett, F. Marth, D. Lutte, B. Amato, C. Kuntzleman, R. Phillips. Row 1-S. Luckenbach, D. Bilheimer, Ron. Chaba k, Rich. Chabak, J. Luciano, and manager J. Schneider, 1955 Track Schedule N.A.1.l'l.S. Opponents April 13 545 Whitehall 410W 77 20 59 Palmerton 36 9, 22 57 Parkland 33 7' 28 58 Emmaus 37 May 4 - Lehighton - 7' 6 - Wilson Boro - Herb fMr. Discobolusl heads for outer space with his flying saucer. Page 7 7 - Beth. Relays - ' 10 - Hellertown - ' 12 -- Bethlehem - , 14 - League Meet -- 7 21 - District Meet - 7' 28 M State Meet - Championship' hound. Terrific team spirit and hustle are the keys to Coach William Garret's tracksters quest for the Valley League's top hon- ors. Heading the list in sprints are such experi- enced men as Dale Salter, last yearis top point getterg Ed Gassler, Donald Lutte, Frank Marth, Charles Kuntzleman, and Marvin Kuntz. Long- Winded Ronald Chaback gets plenty of help in the distance runs from Kermit Waylen, Richard Chahach, Frank Mesics, and Stanley Anthony. Ben attempts to out-jump Dales record of 204, in the broad jump. Ben Amato, Ramon Leindecker, and Gerald Simcoe soar to great heights in the high jump and pole vault events. Weightmen Paul Miller, Robert Phillips, Her- bert Engler, Ronald Lutte, and Karl Wunderler throw for distance in the shot put and discus. ln the season's first meet the Konkrete Kids downed Whitehall 54 U2 to 40 1X2 as Ed Gass- ler garnered 13 points. Visiting Palmerton was downed 59-36 in what was expected to he the season's top meet. Dale Salter collected 13 points and Ben Amato set a new NHS record as he high jumped 57377. Records fell galore as the Kids spanked Park- land 57-13. Dale Salterls time of 10.1 in the 100 yard dash, Ed Gasslerzs 55.9 in the 440, and Ron Chahakas 2213.5 in the 880 set new Wolfe Field marks. Another record fell as Dale Salter broad jumped his way to 20743, in the Emmaus meet. The final score gave the Kids 57 points and 38 to the Green Hornets. With an undefeated record to their credit and half the league games still to he played, our keen track busters hold high hopes for a 1955 trophy and a seasonal championship. Best wishes to Coach Bill Garrett and his classy Cinder Hustlers. Ben tosses a 5-year high jump record on thegjunk pile as officials announce his new record of 5'8". A They're off for another victory in the 100 yd. dash. Dale breaks the tape again with the 10.1 record to "Heres where team work really countsf, says Coach defeat Parkland in the 100 yard dash. Garrett to his relay runners. Diamond Aces Slug To Championship iii il' - it Q E Row 5-Manager T. Reenock, Coach Michael Lis ttski, and manager P. Bruchak. Row 4-Manager W. Beidelman, R. Schwechted, M. Chuss, D. Tutko, J. Shafer, P. Ridgely. Row 3-Manager D. Kuba, R. Werner, J. Miksits, A. Vogel, R. Kucharczuk, R. Koch. Row ZMM. Shimoskie, R. Reimer, S. Kotch, R. Creyer, S. Eisenreich, C. Wunderler. C. Shimer. Row IWC. Hoffman, P. Bollman, C. Kleintop, D. Santo, R. Santo, R. Reimer, R. Reimer, F. Ifko- vits, .l. Lucky. 1955 Baseball Schedule MaY 3 10 Palmefffm 7 N.A.J.H.S. Opponents " 4 - Emmaus - April 18 7 Parkland 2 6 - Whitehall - N 15 3 Catasauqua 4 10 -- Slatington - 'i 19 9 Coplay 3 13 - Lehighton - U 22 7 Catasauqua . 0 20 - Stroudsburg -- ', 26 5 Whitehall 3 Bob Lemon? No, here's our veteran hurler Frank Ifkovits cocked for a fiery curve ball. ln spite of April mud and rain, which has played havoc with baseball schedules and prac- tice sessions, Coach Mike Lisetskiis ball hustlers are riding on the crest of a five game winning streak and give no signs of slowing up. That electric feeling in the air means N.H.S. is going places on the diamond. Hitting will be the chief factor in the Kon- krete Kids, bid for championship, and batting is stressed at every practice as Coach Mike Liset- ski's crew prepares for another big baseball sea- son. Back for his last season of outfield duty is veteran Richard Reimer. Other ballhawks are Charlie Hoffman, Steve Kotch, and ,lack Lucky. Pushing these starters for positions are Steve Eisenreich, Ron Kuharzuck, Michael Chuss, and Dale Tutko. Thus far airtight infielding in the persons of Phil Bollman, Ray Reimer, Robert Reimer, and Page 136 Donald Santo has come up to expectations. Spike Santo and Joseph Miksits prove to be top infield reserves. Chief pitching candidates are Cliff Kleintop, Charles Hoffman, and our veteran hurler Frank lfkovits fthe Amptenniarfs top-notch Sports Editonj Charlie Shimer tops the catching list and is ably backed by newcomer Mike Shimoskie. ln the seasonis first encounter the Kids drop- ped a close 4'-3 decision to the Catty Rough Riders as Reds Kleintop went- the route scatter- ing seven hits. Next N.H.S. traveled to Parkland and brought home with them an 8-2 decision. The Konkrete Kids broke out in a rash of hits as Phil Bollman and Charlie Hoffman led the attack with two booming homers against Coplay. Hoffman gave up 6 hits as he baffled the Wildcats for a 9-3 triumph. The Kids got off to a fast start in their first league encounter by blanking Catasauqua 7-0. Reds Kleintop pitched brilliantly as he spun a 5 hit shutout against the Rough Riders. The Kids next edged Whitehall High 5-3 in an independent contest. Hoffman in relief of lfko- vits squelched a Zephyr rally to preserve the vic- tory. Northampton recorded its second straight league victory to take over first place in Lehigh Valley League competition. Palmerton was the victim of the Kids 10-7 victory in a free swing- ing game. N.H.S. collected 7 safeties while the Blue Bombers slugged 13. The Black and Orange plays a running game and with that plans to capture a league champ- ionship for N.H.S. Lots of luck to Coach Mike Lisetski and the boys. Coach Lisetski shows Ray Reimer the 4'Babe Ruth" technique. Hereis real "hot pepper" to warm up the infielders for the Slatington clash. Page 137 Dynamic pep talks lead to winning scores. Intramural Victors Sparkle 011 The Hardwood Page 138 Basketball was the sole item on our intra- mural sports program this term due to our overcrowded school conditions. Class competition was keen among the girls as Mrs. Wanisko scheduled a series of games for the homeroom periods. In junior high school Section 9 V. C. emerged victorious while the girls of Section 120 claimed the trophy in senior high school. Under the direction of Coach Schneider the senior high school fellows played a series of Wednesday evening games. Once again Room 14 earned the coveted trophy as the boys in Section 120 won the 1955 homeroom basket- ball championship. Intramural Champions Section 9 V.C.-Nancy McMurray, Ann Michalgyk, Cyn- thia Lisetski, Florence Tanczos, Teddy Haff, Brenda Williams. Section 120---Joyce Kohler, Evelyn Weaver, Janet Strohl, Gloria Schisler, Beverly Kromer, Harriet Miller, Lois Riery, Caroline Billy, Gail Haldeman, Sylvia Haines. Section 120-lhor Husak, Herbert Engler, Archie Roth, Don Lutte, Richard Reimer, Jack Lucky. Frank lfkovits. Donators ' and Patrons Life offers a daily challenge to all of us. Especially helpful is Reddy Kilowatt, our Lehigh Valley Genie, who tends to make our lives easier and more com- fortable. Producing a yearbook also was an important challenge. Our Genie took the form of generous donators, patrons, and all those who helped to bring our work to completion. Meeting the problems in learn- ing is likewise a constant chal- lenge. This calls for a capable school board - such as we have known in the past and the present 3 whose members con- centrate on the why's and where- fore's of transforming educa- tional matter to meet modern needs. Generating the Current- - The Electric Light Thales, one of the Seven Wise Men of Greece, discovered the secret force elelctra in amber more than 600 years before 'O , Christ. Since that time brilliant ' men everywhere have experi- y mented with this powerful new force, electric. lt The climax to one of the ' world's greatest miracle stories wi came on New Year's Eve in 1879, 1 W ' " 'when'3000 amaze'-El people gaflier- ed at Menlo Park, New Jersey, to witness the first public dem- Q . onstration of Thomas Eclison's v phenomenon-the electric light. With a touch of the finger tips the Electric Age was born-the age that has given us that "better men have sought life" which through the ages. Courtesy of the P.P. and L. Co. These past Directors helped to light our way in education since 1910, flzileven former members of The Northampton Boarclof Education received certificates' for service at a fine testimonial dinner. .A h Seated from the left are, Thomas Boyer, Mrs. Grace Remmell, Robert Schaffer, Mrs. Ellen Rice, and William H. Young. Standing, Roland L. Bamford, Ralph Bartholomew, Ray Santee, Russell Moyer, .Harry Hartman and the Rev. Arthur S. Deibert. BUSINESS, PRCFESSICDNAL, AND SERVICE CLUBS Four Star Donators Call-Chronicle Newspapers Dragon Cement Company, Inc. First National Bank of Bath, Bath, Pa. John's Studio Kemmerer Paper Co. CDivision of Garrett-Buchannan Co.J Keystone Portland Cement Co., Bath, Pa. Lehigh Valley Dairy Newhard Drug Store Northampton Exchange Club Northampton High School Alumni Association Northampton Rotary Club Perdick Construction Co. Sanders-Reinhardt Co. Schisler Funeral. Home Witwer-Jones Company Industry Bound - Our 1955 Science Fair Winners Evelyn Weaver, our first prize winner in the Ruth Uherick, who capped first prize in Chemistry Division, displays her project, "Re- the Conservation Division, exhibits her project, moval of Stains From Fabrics." c'Conserving Our Farmlandsf' Page 140 BUSINESS, PROFESSIONAL' SAND ASEIEVTQEEEULITBS Three Star Donators ik if ak Cement National Bank Joseph L. Fischl, Distributor, Bath, Pa. Hill-Top Luncheonette Klipple Bus Line, Bath, Pa. Northampton and Bath Railroad Company 21st Street Clothing Store A. J. Schneck Verne W. Parsons, Linotype Service .ludith Miller received sec- ond place in conservation with her project, "Conservation of Nature fWater, Forests, Ani- malslf' Second prize in K chemistry lim" was awarded to Joseph Danner for his project, HAnion Ex- change Chromatography." Lois Biery, recipient of the second prize in physiography, is pictured with her attractive display called '4Analysis of Rocks and Mineralsf, Page 141 BUSINESS, PROFESSIONAL, AND SERVICE CLUBS Two Star Donators Ackerman Chevrolet Alliance Sand Company A Q P Tea Co. Barry's Auto Supplies W Q D Beers Dal Pezzo's Steak House Deppe 8: Hall, Inc. Garfield Republican Club Cenner Brothers Company, Bath, Pa. Keystone Restaurant 8: Service Station Kruper Bros. Appliances Lentz Motors Company, Inc. Mary Fashion, Blouse Mfg. Miller Bros. H. A. Miller and Sons Morrestown Hotel Moyer's Market Northampton Home Furnishers Northampton Lumber Company Northampton Sanitary Dairy Joseph N. Pustai, M.D. Quality Service Station Robert Rabenold Plumbing and Heating R 8 S Printers Roxy Theatre - Cinemascope - Sterophonic Sound Sacks Sales 81 Service St. Peter 8r Paul Society Slate Exchange Hotel C. E. Stahley, Garage United Cement Lime and Gypsum Co. Williams Photo Service Northzxmpton Leiflerkranz VNU IIT BUSINESS, PROFESSIONAL, AND SERVICE CLUBS A Sz G Market Allen House American Hotel Dr. and Mrs. Paul C. Blaze H. E. Bartholomew R. H. Bartholomew Bath Hardware Bath Hotel Bath Service Station, Bath, Pa. Bertis Service Station Bob's Flower Shop Dr. and Mrs. W. F. Boucher Bretz Cleaners Dr. and Mrs. Rollin Brior IDr. and Mrs. George C. Brong Atty. Jerome W. Burkepile, Jr. Caroline's Beauty Shoppe Cassiels Cup Cement Boro Cab Co. Chapman Slate Corp. Chip,s Lunch flike Christoff, Beer Distributor Coleman's Department Store Irving W. Coleman, Esq. Coplay Bakery Coplay Bank Crouthamel's Grocery Daku's Auto Body Shop Danny's Atlantic Service Christopher Studio-Photography H. Dotter Dreheris Radio and T.V. Dr. W. G. Drumheller Eberhardt's Economy Mkt. L, Eberhardt and J. Mazur Ebners' Cut Rate Electric Center Elmer's Market osy Dry Cleaning and Repairing Walter E. Ettwein, Plumbing ehnel's Feed and Grain Service One Star Donators Fella Photo and Supply Dr. and Mrs. T. W. Fogle Foster Jewelers Charles R. FOX, M.D. Gillespie Jewelers John Gerney Restaurant F. R. Graver, Piano Tuning and Repairing Green Service Station Ruth Hall Beauty Shoppe Harly Bottling Co. Harmony Cleaners Hartzell's Luncheonette Hayick's Service Station Helenas Yarn Shop Henning's Coal Yard Lester R. Herman Sue E. Hoffman Howell News Agency Dr. and Mrs. George Hrishko Dr. and Mrs. W. J. I-Ivazda J ack7s Luncheonette Johnny's Gulf Service Jones' Esso Station Albert Karc, Auto Parts Kathryn's Beauty Shop, Bath, Pa. Al Keiseris Steak House Kintzels, Inc., Northampton, Pa. Klipple's Tydol Service Franklin A. Kocher Kornfeind's Meat Market Kose Trading Post Kroope's Cotton Shop Clark Kuntz, Coal Lahovski Tailors Labyack and Schott, Builders, Nazareth Pa. Howard H. Laubach Lehigh Valley Sporting Goods Co. Lerner's Department Store M 81 N Medicine Co. Mac,s Diner Miletics Bros. Dr. M. G. Miller Page 143 Mohr's Taxidermy Studio Moorestown General Store G. C. Murphy Co., Nazareth, Pa National Finance Co. Newhard Funeral Home Northampton BPW Northampton Fire Co. No. I Northampton Flower Shop Northampton Girl Scouts Lone Troop Asso. Northampton Post 4-714 V.F.W. Northampton Quota Club John Onuschak 81 Son Paramount Sound Service Pauline's Beauty Salon Pennsville Hotel Regal 81 Blum Jewelers Reitz Jewelry Store Dr. and Mrs. Richards Roth Bros., Inc. Rudy's Market St. Joseph's Sick and Beneficial Society Schafefs Service Station Schaffer's Bakery Seiler 81 Seiler Sid's Market Dr. and Mrs. Charles Sieger Joseph F. Simcoe, Beverage Distributor Martin Smith Garage Sinatoreis Market J. M. Snyder 81 Son Swallow Funeral Home Edward Sylvester Insurance Agency T 81 K Auto Co. Tama Mfg. Co. Umsteadis Gulf Service Valo's Shell Service Station Vince Auto Sales Weber and Fleck Wisner's Esso Station Wunderler's Market Dr. Norman A. Zevin Elsie Anthony Mr. and Mrs. Paul Bachman Mr. Dale Bartholomew Mr. 81 Mrs. Herbert H. K. Bauer Rev. Michael Begany Mr. 81 Mrs. Charles G. Beil Mr. 81 Mrs. Donald Beil and Son Mr. 81 Mrs. Mike Bendekovits Air. 81 Mrs. George Bennis Mrs. Mildred Berg Mr. Norman S. Berg Mr. 81 Mrs. Stanley Berg R. A. Bergenstock Mr. 81 Mrs. Asher Bilheimer Mr. 81 Mrs. Charles Bilhiemer Mr. 81 Mrs. Charles Bilheimer Rev. 81 Mrs. J. 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