Northfield School - Highlights Yearbook (East Northfield, MA)

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A A Sitka -r it W A Mgm aw., , :ij-1151. .WA ' H M MA- -QLL ff- fm AA , A 'liisa-153' W , , A- -: m s- 3 . M Af A -A . 'KA A ' . f Av 1 M f J 'K M 5 K QM . Us , ff 1-f,1:wA 13" ezzi -- fi--A A D592 M-A 1-1, K .. - w, ' Qi Sf ' s A . r ' A A A, f M7 , ,,,. -A .WAS ,-3-A,. " ,ff A-swf -W' , . - A. A, ., M.. Q gh , .. , Q . . I A, th N thi IdSh I F GI p t 1952 HIGHLIGHTS Music, under the able direction of Mr. Albert Reid Raymond, has become an integral part of life here at Northfield. In rehearsals, his patient and skill- ful conducting transforms the printed notes into inspiring anthems, while his sense of humor adds the necessary sparkle to help us over the tedious spots. Christmas Vespers and Sacred Concert, which thrill so many, are a reflection of his mastery in the field of music. Thus, the class of nineteen hundred and fifty two dedicates the HIGHLIGHTS to Mr. Albert Reid Rayncond. D E D I C T I O 4 ALBERT REID RAYMOND I 3 of ff M fg Ui? u F. x . . 'Z 61- X 0 . X , I f Y - l Q ,f as Xa ' 5 J E F51 AMX 42:1 QA QU ,f I I N f iw A FW 94 50 3 i1 CAMPUS GOVERNMENT ASSOCIATION L. Swift. Householder COUNCIL MEMBERS First row: D, Peck, S, Benton, M. Hopkins, N. Stewart, P. Underhill. M. Ottey: Second row: J. Taylor, S. McVay. Miss Tower, S. Householder, L. Swift, A. Washburn, M. Sprague, C. Cudlippg Third row: Miss Hersom. E, Scandrett. J. Souter. P. Dickinson. G. Muir. A. Zabriskie. D. Nichols. F. Wagner. M. Brewster, Miss Bennett, Fourth row: J. Finch, J. Maryo. G. Whitney, B. Morong, A. Haeberle. J. Richard- son, D. Hall, D. Vanderblue. L. Reynolds. J. Braytong Fifth row: A. Bailey. A. Browne, B. Bolton. J, Jewett, N. Roope, V. Crandall, S. Smith. L. Jackson, S. Vick. G. Littlefield: Not in picture: J, Tolman. L. Young, E. Rankin. A, Higgins. S. Steadler, A. Timbrell. N. Wilson. P. Gray. .tl :sun . I 'fu' 1 . . .Vp gg, 5 -:X J 2- . 'E' N. 11.5 ,. "MU:-',f Viz". :1 , ' sr ' , -4 ' z.,,.: -- ' . T Trial, Q , - -3 -lf . ,, '29 'lr' - 4 . . ..,. r- llll I 5 --3 IV 'iifffqil Illl Q5 ml 5 mi 5 ml - :III " 4 ,jar I ' " Il ' Ill A Ill L-- ln Jul ll P 0 , 222' A -1. 'I "um 1' , , I vu 1 'l1..nul. 'L - --1' A a Sf , - , , A , Lug Rf f f'iL 'i '1'3'k2f7?y, -'ff . ifvge if! 'J . ." A' , ' ' 1, 'nt I I ' 'N " " .1 -My an STP. . v- ?lf'f'1f:' s M -v, -54,4 sl. 154 - 7 .-Vg-4 5- ,gf g-lv, f.-9 sf-JJ" Z S wsafw- -A. 1-i L" r-1254 13' -- , ff..'off- 4' C A S .,v'3gyQ., gg.f,4f.:,1, jg., 4. ,.'.,,s',,5, 5 sf- al' - 1,-QI - . :A -,1f'J, s "Why can't we . . 9" 8 NORTI-IFIELD SCI-ICCL CHURCH CABINET MEMBERS First row: Miss Curtis. J. Taylor, M, Talmage, A. Zabriskie. . . - A. Browne, R. Tuley, M. Heefner, Miss Cummingsg Second . .L row: R. Wilson, J. Dean, M. Van Dine, M. Newman. ' C. Jones, N. Stuart, R. Collins, Third Row: L. Nelson, N. Stewart, M. Hopkins, M. Bartholomew, B. Haun, L. Swift, J, Larson, C. Pindleg Not in picture: Miss Herring, Mr. Johnson, A. Lanoue, J. Morrow, C. Sheldon. A. Browne. A. Zabriskie Hull .......l X l- . , V -H. ,?X2,,,. - T Efll lil eff? do '-43.9, 5- S- J ' . at i' 9' .fi-Nail ., 1,-s. .-1,71 .avg l A U kit-usa f ' """'rYi' - f 1 "W7ff'Ss'i1'-L 'f 1f3f'aw -L4 1 - f s -,L-' sv, re- -'- 'f,. 1' H E! E E V fijgliqdflylimlgf, F'!f,ff,,',,, 'W .LTI -:' : H - 9:21.-Q-5f1l.'1259-,:sSff+:.,it . " 'i?lF5fl-"W ifi 92 2-..- J if A. gl: "Talk it up in the Halls . . . 9 House Prayers and Silent-Time Fellowship "Now, I think . CARE and carols , f f W. ,f L 'Z' ,Wt v ?f1 x, , J.. 1.1 , fl f, x l L Hx ZA Q x a I fix Qi' Ill W Q Q ek Q ', X-I I jk 1 If 5 XV l f 1 4' f x 3 5 Q w v ffg Tl-TJ' sg2af.Jhx Tg,,?'4Q1'...Ls Vg, , -.71g.J. xl s,f-,f?f44-X.,'..,V ' ,..-LNKK Yi, f7 lj 41f'wL iffy! 4--Ji gn W1 JA 1 yx - 4 I-1 ,JL ' ss 2135? T x f 1 X ' x v k 74-7 'ij 'y 1 L-Lkif 1 1 Q ill' f J, 'T .-L Jflffs ffl L Y, . K Kg VT -- I 7 K L , ' I R I . 59+ w fl. W, L14 v LJ ,V ,. I Q i - is is ..,,,l I 3 f a V' In ,lar ' a 'ew Xi f sl.,5 I ' "' L sri .L 9-A A jvfo U11 gli rig-H-H 'N fi ex xg 'glow QJ 1 X X , . 1 L. Tl .2N- S XL .J 'E- sb Xi: Ad' 1 31. X K JL r 4 fe. e ey XXX L- -U -. x 'Qui cf as ' s 4 c -cc V fs . M3 , ,M '-'s eg I L 5fl C-5 R O U P S Sunday School at Hermon "Fill the front rows. Practice makes pre please" 11 Holiday f0f SUUISZS "Dost thou remember . . -milf Hallelujah! 12 .fl Ninety blended voices i Ll 1 i :i f'-51: , Q-'51 ll!! MUSIC X' "My Sister Eileen" Three Heads in Four Acts" 14 Double Door E 16 'z PUBLICATIONS D 0's and Don'ts of Northfield X HIGHLIGHTS in the fossil room 15 1 5 1 if Q 5 55 1 ig "Je ne comprends pas' Your move! Backers of Book Week Ummm . . . pass 16 fl 1 l md 1 N E Xf- EX ,- -L A helping hand across the Atlantic to College Cevenol za 3: 2 Q,f,""d W at -at-3' Anne- 41 5 A Lk 'Ls , at vi? W: -Ce 1 Q 4- f. wb One World for Peace N Future scientists 17 W gww 'E'- NORTI-IFIELD ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION ln. I4 ,Y L- K4-, A II IW- I I I I X ., II ,I IA1 3 A-Maying we will go 18 .1 ,if 'hey Ui-' Fifi . nil 4 --..--..------ - QV ' A - -. V 5-L 'Tri be . - , T -e .Af I-1'WJ2lJi 2 I E ill 0 1. U i5 Y. I ' 9 f c '2 ' .Q IX S' Z --15 e ,Q 'P' If . - , 355' Z EF LJ 1 as Z . in an 1 all :ji ll 'ill all -P 't '- ,L , . 5 gf :ge I all Fu all E .32 H 'D 2 if E 5 J 'Wgz H 9 as ',-'I HI rn I x Si f---' Ep 91 ' gf ii il 'il 'li I" ' 'K 2. Q.. II Pl J , I g 1 ' ' I la '- 1 "'Y 'L Sa. Fii, ,L Y as " 2' .r "ffm as I My -' . 541.1 fi? .ln f Sz. V, A Q 1 1 A N " N 3 is x A 19 Hail, the King and Queen The call of the open road '2 ' Fresh-air fiends Q -if fig ' ff Food, frolic, funny skits . . . fatigue 9- X I x N .Wi M X- 5. 5 '- fl P911-is .,. ff -fem me nu l 5 Ti i -1.-4, I I M Xe . ff 4 l 5 I. 1 F' The Big Night , , Fa -X isf Qi fi w Qi . ' i i i i i Wi g i Xb ig X mag..- ,i N """""i -S' 4i- 5 ,L 'i' X ' I X Ki ' lg In if , , . wi f A 1 M Ql1iXi'?EiX l A i 1 !g3lli, 53.1 ' h g QB 1 ' -.,, "Oh, is there a game going on?" mf Auf", 'fi' Co-education? Hermon Knight hi-jinks 21 I fiffm 2 MQ f . J ' Z F ,N Cb I., jf? " 'gg I W HS 6 J 5, i' W Q , ' ' ' 2 v " . V1 il is ll f Q X III ' '-' '12 F iv 7. t ffd in :Syd afg f X M X i C7 fs: W IN APPRECIATION MIRA BIGELOW WILSON, B.A., B.D., Lld., L.I-I.D. For the many years devoted to directing Northfield in educational and spiritual progress, Miss Wilson will long be remembered in every phase of our school life. With sincerest good wishes for the future, we here express our appreciation. 24 .QW r 41 . L. Ai. F3 d ii 3 diff N if Miss Daboll .,.. , ,, wigs .s ,kkr as ,V gin. 5 , . . E . . W . in . , A ' Dr. and Mrs. Park A HILLSIDE-CRANE A , n N I I Left to right: Mrs. Bettcher. Miss Chapin, Miss Ciansz, L Miss Lester, Mrs. Phillips, Miss Homer. 17115 ,Awww " CIC Ll I " ,4-vu'o.- - ' TOWN V Left to right: Mr. Partridge, Mrs. Partridge, Mrs. Wolf, Mr. Jones. Mrs. Kirrmann, Mr. Kirrmanng Not in picture: Mrs. Raymond, Mr. Raymond. Mr. Reeves. 25 MERRILL-KEEP Seated: Miss Richardson, Mlle Liniger, Miss Thomas standing: Mrs. Seeley, Mr. saucy, Miss Giibeftf 5-i-. MOORE Left to right: Mrs. Lint. Miss Dennison, Miss Ellison. Miss Dieckmann, Mrs. Allen, Not in picture: Miss Vinton, I - - I , ., 7 , Q37 wifi, i, :,i:i.,,- 'wi M sffifv ' 2, H I - 'S sw-f ,Q-2vl?.,., ,,. 2-iw Mil. ' 51, Sm - f ' 4 ,fp . f-gum? f. f --fig W ki rrsii E' or 4 ' . , V , W.. 2 ' 'N st . I. 2 ,S W , X 6 L . s t . 1 , f . . , V5 'mi f 7 . ,. ,M BETSEY MOODY COTTAGE Left to right: Miss Todd, Dr. Dodd, Mrs. Morgester Miss Pierce. . , , up 1 ,Q 5, VN T it gy k REVELL-HOLTON Left to right: Mrs. Lanphear, Mrs. Purrington, Miss Horn, Miss Reynolds, Miss Greyg Not in picture: Miss Durfee. bL1'X5','N it Ki l WEST MARQUAND Miss Menscl First row: Miss Adams, Second row: Mrs. Otto. Miss Carpenter, Miss Sowter, Miss Knowltong Not in picture: Miss Emerson. i..l.: i .5 A T Miss Herring wwf H M- .T '1 .7".!ji WESTON Left to right: Miss Webb, Miss Dutton, Miss Bennett, Miss Dorchester, Miss Mallardg Not in picturei Mrs. Davis. CENTER COULD Left to right: Miss Bolles. Miss Hersom. Miss 'nbias' Miss Tower Miss Darrah X. . .W ,W ,s.,,..-., ,,...,,W,,... Arnett. Mrs. Mosse, Miss Hatch. fi? EAST MARQUAND Left to right: Miss Davis, Miss Pancorbo. Mrs. Maclver. Mrs. Downer: Not in picture: Miss Brady. i i EAST v Left to right: Miss King, Miss Esty, Miss Scott EAST GODLD , . . s . . Mrs. Briggs. Miss Andersong Not in picture: Miss Left to right: Miss Rinehart, Miss Lumrnings, Miss Cmwnmshicld' Miss McKinley. Phelps, Mrs. von Frankenberg: Not in picture: Miss Morse, Miss Titcomb. Q Mrs. Kirk TOWN Left to right: Mr. Johnson, Mr. Hayes, Miss Sanderson Mrs. Newcomb, Mr. Newcomb, Miss Walker, Mr. Freeman, Not in picture: Mrs. Johnson. -c 1 W. ------.-1....... 1 ? i This year we have been especially fortunate to have with us at Northheld an exchange teacher from Kent, England, Miss Mary Mallard. We will always remember glimpses of her streaking across campus to Chapel or a skiing class. We have appreciated her hearty participation in our many school activities. including student-faculty games. Those of us who have been in her history classes will always admire her fervent love of England and her subtle British humor. She has made England vivid and exciting for us, and through, her teaching, we have learned more about England, her Empire, culture, people, and present problems. Miss Mallard has helped to strengthen the bonds that tie England and the United States together. We earnestly hope that Miss Mallard will have the opportunity to return to Northfield soon. WEST COULD 1 m few Miss Freeman sv on U ilk ri, Nr.. Left to right: Miss Curtis, Mrs. -Roberts Miss Menselg Not in picture: Miss Daboll Miss MacDonald, Miss Mackey. 28 fm--f L 7, N 2,539 wi gffigw , ink mi, .,...,W if 1 Paw .gy Ali , 1 'if Stax.. Y F 3-ga ,1 r if 'W 5355 iv if H1 .. Q. W'5fI1?.':-.Qr - ' 1, 2 --A - , N I In -- '.gJ., ,.5' :gf gFgF"23f7',- I' ,, , V , 551 f 1 BW' sv' " 'Q J Y' -1-H+ , f- , : ' vi, L' -fig'- f ' YIXV4-.fr ' f f , zgiffgk gg, 5,265 1 Q -Q-.. 5-. v ,,L gg - if., '41 Q4 f fa: 5151... ff' 1' 'N QW new in . 4 Suhr fu, M, M Q, 1: aww. ,. nv, f A 4'-' x A , M' LM xg ,. ,X av' Q . Zh' 1 AT WORK AND PLAY REVELL-HOLTON V First row: P. Humphrey, J. Christie. C. Dunning, M. Senter, Whitney. A. Littleg Second row: D. Abbey. J. Brooks, D. Redfield, G. Lawrence, A. Dodson, N. Lunn, B. Maxwell, M. Parker. S. Liu. J. Smith, Not in picture: G. Blessis, G. Grohe, K. Smith, J. Yingling, C. Chamberlin, M. E. Barnes. asia' Q . CLASS OFFICERS AND TEACHER First row: E. Forslund, D. Abbey, Second row: M. Senter, G. Blessis, E. Rankin, S. Liu, Miss Hersom. his REVELL-HOLTON First row: C. Windus, M. Seitz, M. Dayton, M, Shepherd. A. Herschel. F. Coulborng Second row: M. Douglas, N. Jones, H. Bogle, P. Turley. J. Bellemore. E. Forslund. M. Platt, J, Cort. R. Garcia. B. MacGregor, Not in picture: J. Johnston, E. Rankin, S. Starzel, B. Mclntire, C. Purrington. 31 .ia GOULD First row: C. Yan Dyke, R. Yerdoja, M. Sutherland, D. Kelley, J. Coleman. C. Peterson: Second row: N. Darrah. E. Childs, A. Bolton, A. Browning. P. Klein. B. Boynton. D. Brown. M. Klippert: Third row: Meyers, C. Olney, K. Herdman, J. Harrington, B. Affhauser. R. Proper. M, Farrell. J. Magg Not in picture: M. Amos, A. di Stefano, J, Meares. I n I lx' Q' 2 L bl U Q A . Q J C tit. J- I EAST MARQUAND I ' First row: F. Scanlan, C. Kirmayer, D. Hillman. M. Fox. I I I C. Howard, E. Dumbreckg Second row: D. Benney,YJ. L k L Q Timbrell, A. Kraft, M. Browne, J. Dresser, B. Helmleg Not in picture: D. Webster. 1 WEST MARQUAND HILLSIDE-CRANE J. Lambert, J. Niebuhr, C. Storrs. B. Hayes, D. C. Beers, J. Duval, M. Samuel, A, Newman, Tatarcukz Not in Didurvr J. Baxter, J. Jaeger. A. Westheadg Not in picture: A. Heins. C. Moore S. Sample. 32 MERRILL-KEEP First row: M. Mortensen. E. Yvrrncy. C. Cucllipp. J. Bemontg Second row: B. Grangc-. M. Probst, X. Vurgaropulos. CLASS OFFICERS AND TEACHER D. llzirt. A. Higgins. C. Cucllipp. J. ejrifi WESTON First row: M. Clzipp. IJ. Hurt. M. Sperry. M. Su-Vans: Second row: I. llziupt. L. Bzivkcs. C. Grocmm. S. Chapman. J. Tuclicr. M. lloittl Not in picture: C. Aldrich, M. Copeland. EAST HALL First row: N. Colliiibcrry. L. Carter. li. Hammond. Harrington. M. lilippcrt. Mrs. Park. .A. Rand. A. Higgins. A. Tylcrz Scccmd row: N.Wiclcc-ns. K. Hardman. M. Moody. P. Williams. M. Lziiili. A. Harper. J. Wctrnori-5 Not in picture: P. do Lziliiinta. MOOR F COTTAC SE First row: J. Mc'C0nric'll. li. llocy. C. Linflsliog. ID. Fi'yQr. M. l.. liziuclcr. S. Pliippm-ii: Sccmicl row: A. Colicn. 'lf Sclicinblum. J. Wzillwr. li. Finlayson, S. Mzirslizill, IJ. lizinclu-r. J. rllilllflfll. S. Craig. M. Einsclg Third row: C. Russ. N. Arnold. IC. Ilcsmmicl. S. lizirry. A. Knowles. C. Fcmwlvr, Y. Ruud. J. Gzimmic. C. Szilcdzisg Not in picturv: S. Dt-clit-r. 33 ff viii? CENTER COULD First row: C, Pindlc, M. Little. B. Douglas. NI. Yan Dine. M. Danforth. E. Bresniek. Second row: G, Tyson G. Gribbon. J. Brinkley. B. Lippy. M. Tennant. C. Rzivndal. Third row: li. Hartwell. B. Fates, S. Hindle J. Mearcs, N. Schmidt. II. Goodhueg Not in picture: J. Adams. C. Dibhle. II. Freeberg. J. Holran, B. Bolton J. Dean, S. Field. ox? Q' WESTON First row: li. Remington. E. Wesslen. M. J. Fuller. Second row: E. Messolonghites. Ii. lleinritz, W. Woods. P. Rockefeller, C Scott. Ii. Schubert. Third row: C. Adams. C. Littlefield. J. Iott. L. Hufnagel. A. Christie. E. Clapp. 34 HILLSIDE-CRANE First row: N. Foster, J. Tiemer, J. Gray, P. Everett, A. Krause, C. Wright, Second row M. Annas, V. French, C. Knapp, L. Stoltzfus, P. Dickinson, J. Mellor, S. Lowe, M. King Not in picture: R. Ruggles, J. Prentice, V. Hall, A. Nicholson. WEST MARQUAND First row: M. Warnock, J. Sims, M. Ruch, G. McCallum, E. Warren, Second row: K. Wittman, E. Wilson, M. Tulloch, M. Ayres, H. Babcock, B. Henson, J. Gaston, M. Bathog Third row: J. Sutherland, B. Fagin, S. Swift, E. Chutter, B. Haas, D. Coles, M. Lake, P. Abell, P. Johnstone, P. Lane, Not in picture: S. Carlsrud, J. Pearsall, E. Riley, J. Snow. 35 'Q MERRILL-KEEP First row: J. Smith, J. Tarr, C. Clark, A. Post, G. Hodge, S. Roman, Second row: B. Bloomer, P. Bruce, A. Zabriskie, L. Hampson, P. McCarty, S. Vick, E. Gould, Not in picture: C. Babcock, B. Collier, M. Land, M. Berlind, N. Jack. EAST GOULD First row: R. Peckham, L. Rieger, S. Cameron, E. Einsel, E. Pratt, C, Basdeng Second row: E. Stevens, M. Hartwig, A. Keller, L. Upham, J. Cane, Not in picture: N. Buckingham, H. Hall, H. Hsi, D. Sullivan. EAST MARQUAND First row: E. Fenniman, L. Covert: Second row: S. Holbrook. L. Hill, N. Perry. J. Hetzel, A,SeglyC,C.C31'VQfQ Third row: C. Godcharles, A. Rugg. E. Rich, M. Taylor. P. Ingram. R. Govan, C. Lanz, ,l. Reid, Not in picture: C. Goodall, M. Miller, S. Place, P. Chapin. 36 CLASS OFFICERS AND TEACHERS First row: M. Tulloch, S. Vick, S. McVayg Second row: Mrs. Partridge. M. Ayres, Mr. Partridge, R. Peckham, L. McGregor, S. Cameron. WEST COULD First row: A. Eubank, J. Wichert, S. Davenport, N. Hoadley, E fb Lotz, L. Guernsey: Second row: C. Degler, J. Peterson, C, Wosak 6 L. Briggs, M. Adriance. N. Weichel, N. Holton. M. Dimon. A Xq Marple, Not in picture: A. Schaefer. P 0 of 0 5 I EAST First row: M. Hodgkins. C. Calvcry, C. Malone, V. liadlec. J. Jordan, B. Bowen, Second row: A. McCarty, B. Bliss, A. Bear, E. Currier, McVay, M. Hcefner, L. Obermcyer, W. Thorn, Third row: A. Bovdcn, N. Hargraves, S. Hathaway, D. Yanderblue. D. Shrope, N. Carlough, L. McGregor, R. Wilson, N. Sniith, M. Gregory. P. Grissettg Not in picture: J. Croke. A. Gillespie, 37 SADDLE Hwhfbf as iw ..,, 1, sf if IL' 5 Q I +4 W.. A 4 ' ' I Iii Al -of 'din 'Q-.4 if 'li ,f f . .3 , mf , .. ..- , . , m A., , m jf5: , fb, 'Q f 3 Q 'f' L, if Q . ' V , s Q 1 5 2 A m -1 A X 1 2 1 3-eg J If A W +',51kQ y 5 1 s , I jg " W ' A ,Bama-b,r.w ,viz :wr VV +, U 1--sv A 'K M Ai f-4153-Z.m M ' W fp , A if H v,, . ,J ,A ,fm 1 ,S 'sa' f 1 M33 :gm ,- 1 X. 5 l CLASS TEACH ERS 'F ' 1 A ll ' ffm K S as rw-39 ANNE HUNTER WEBB ll'esln1z 111111 Iffisi Norllifield, M ass. Twinkle in her eye . . .student or faculty? . . .math and music . . . sympathy and understanding for those problems . . . that green Ford . . . knitting and needlework in mass production . . . that sparkle on the third finger . . . loyal supporter of the class of '52, M-' IV' f ' V ff? tit M 1 5, SARAH MACOMBER CURTIS 41 HI1tjf'I'1fI1l S1l'H'1 lflllfflllfl, lvI'1'lIIOI11 Vim and vigor . . . a cheery addition to Outing trips . . . trapezoids and logarithms , . . amateur organist . , . a wave and a smile for all , . . the green hills of Vermont . . . an original slant on every topic , . . enthusiasm e especially for the scarlet and silver. 39 THE VOYAGE OF THE "S.S. '52" 'Twas in the fall of '48 The good ship '52 Departed with adventurous heart And forty men in crew. The trip was gayg Miss Wilson Asked us all to a reception, And teas were given by Miss Webb, Supreme without exception. One day on the distant horizon 4,1-s Another ship hove into view. fi We discovered the "S.S. Hermon" CAlso Class of '52!l. NFKLLD a ff' If , f f But '52, The Invincible, Made use of the three-cent stamp. Our Hrst year really ended When we lost our writer's cramp. But in the fall of '49 The Johnsons did appear. Miss Curtis became a class teacher, And the horizon began to clear. 40 Stormy weather threatened soon CBut goodness knows that passeslj, And soon we all were going strong Clnvolved in Latin classesl. Dense fog surrounded most of us When exams loomed our way. CBut now we know "time and the hour Pass through the roughest day!"J 'Twas hard to make connections Because of the water between. And, even with a telescope, Hermon could not be seen. Leaving the port of Freshman Year We approached the campus life, And joined by the "S.S. Moorites" We steeled ourselves for THE STRIFE The gay surprise of Carnival came When icy winds did blow. We crowned a king and queen that day And sculptured things in snow. Our "Met stars" sang the Mikado On a stormy night in june, And, even though the lights went out, They carried on the tune. We turned our course towards junior Year Our hearts were full of glee But all too soon we found ourselves Praising on bended knee. On Mountain Day we tramped for miles And then put on our skits. CA few historic moments. Which were not quite Broadway hitslj With Tree Day came clouds and thunder. We shuddered with the cold, But "Mother Goose" went gaily on. CWe thought ourselves quite boldly But when we koarded our ship once In September of '51, Along with responsibility. Came quite a lot of fun. The crowning events of senior year Came on us thick and fast. Class Day. Gateway, and Chateau Quickly came and passed. We heaved a sigh when we reached port After the third long year. CWe looked ahead and saw THE END Appearing all too near!j ITIOFC, We had a major shipwreck Which created quite a stir, And all the party goers came A-costumed "as they were." And on a balmy day in June We had our graduation. The ship had safely weathered all And reached its destination. Helen Bishop Jane Teufel 41 f,N ix QF' 7. V A .0 V WINIFRED ELAINE ABBOTT ll'esl Goulrl 23 I'l!N'1x'Il7Pll ,llll'Illll' .lllillon 86, .Wuss11f'lr11.v1'lls Hair of gold, eyes of blue . . . poise . . . gales of laughter . . . Veronica Lake . . . biology fr- take it away! . . . "I didn't hear any bell!" . . . a dreamer . Elaine. Usher 33 Collection 43 Rural Work 43 Fire Lieu- tenant 43 Choir 3,4. LYNNE WILLSON ADAMS Toll School Revell- Ilollon, Eos! llflmqzlrinrl Vlvlllf'ff0IIll1, Conn. Oh! those facial contortions! . . . Hckle? Oh. no! . . . singing, sleeping, swimming . . . imagination plus . . . cleans room? . . . laughable Lynne. Usher 33 Community Service 23 Hall Social Chair- man 43 Hall Song Leader 43 Fire Lieutenant 33 Tree Day 2.3,43 Tennis 1,33 Basketball 233.43 Softball 2Q'Cl1HI'lCCl 3,43 Estey 43 Glee Club 2,33 Choir 1.2.3,43 Sigma Delta 23 Sock and Buskin 1. MARY ADAMS H1'o11u1.willf' Hillside-C1'r111e Vrrmonl Loquacious . . . Dartmouth. Dartmouth. Dart- mouth! . . , bubbling over with vitality . . . visions of Vermont skiing . . . social work-her aim . . . breakfast-prep can be lunx. . . Stretch. International Weekend Comm. -13 Tree Day 33 Soccer All Star 33 Basketball 33 Choir 4: Library 'Council 3. NANCY SUE ADAMS 11 gWllI'llJll ,'lI!l'IllIl' Rzflwll-llolloli, lffzsl Gould .lIl. Kisco,Xozv York "Really the greatest!" . . . Princeton . . . dra- matic talker . . . spinach -- ugh!! . . , singing. swimming, sleeping through bells . , . Naneesue. Campus Guide 33 Fire Lieutenant 13 Tree Day 1,41 Swim. Dem. 2.3.43 Tea 'n' Talk 33 Soccer 43 Tennis 1.33 Basketball 23 Chancel 4: Estey 43 Glee Club 33 Choir 12.3.43 Sigma Delta 23 Sock and Buskin 1. CAROL ALPHA ADSIT 15 GIlI'IllIIl'l' Slrevl lfezivll- llollon, lfuxl .Yorolon Slflllflll I1fll'l1'll, fl0IlIll'l'llf'lIl Cartons ol popcorn . . . "Hello, dear!!" . . . East's four-year girl! . . . plaid shirts and argyles . . . the girl with the big heart . . . Scotty. Usher 2,33 Collection 43 Tree Day 1.3.43 Swim. Dem. 2.3.43 Basketball 3,4, All Star 13 Soccer 43 Badminton 4. All Campus 33 Archery All Campus 33 Skiing 3,43 Chancel 43 Choir 1,2,3,43 Sigma Delta 23 Sock and Buskin 13 Library Council 1. 42 NANCY ELLEN ALLEN 147 Alden Avenue Weslon New H aven, Connecticut Perpetual motion . . . gift of gab . . . always knitting . . . and ice cream! . . . riflery and archery expert with medals to prove it . . . lover of children . . . Nancy. Campus Guide 35 Rural Work 45 Hall Outing Rep. 35 Fire Lieutenant 35 Tree Day 35 Lacrosse All Star 35 Volleyball 2,35 Basketball 2,35 Arch- ery 4, All Campus 35 Softball 25 Glee Club 35 Choir 2,3,45 Chess Club 4. DIANA ARMEN 1 Furman Avenue lVeSl Gould ll'esl Lebanon, New llampshire Graceful height . . . "Watch this arabesqueln . . . neatness plus . . . figure eight on silver blades . . . snatches of poetry . . .the helping hand . . . Di. Campus Guide 35 Worship Committee 45 House Prayers Chairman 45 Fire Lieutenant 35 T. D. Workshop 45 T.D.D. Workshop 3,45 Tree Day 3,45 Choir 2,3,45 Tau Pi 3,4. ,IUDITH ATTWILL 29 rlflllllflf' Tl'fI'IIf'l' East Lynn, iylflISSI1f'hlJSl'NS "Life is gay" . . . fan of Jon Whitcomb . . . dixie land . . . male-mail . . . "It's All in the Game" . . . surprises in the mail . . . pep personihed . . . Judy. Campus Guide 3,45 T.D. Workshop 45 Tree Day 3,45 Lacrosse 4. All Star 35 Soccer 45 Volleyball 3,45 Basketball 3,45 Softball 35 Choir 3,45 Tau Pi 3,45 Library Council 4. ARLENE ELISE BAILEY 103 Smi!l1SIree! Cenier Gould Eos! Slrollrisberg, Perilisylurlnia Dancing . . . that faithful letter in the afternoon . . . "Oh, no!!" . . . those dreamy eyes! . . . tops in history . . . Arlene. Student Officer 45 Campus Guide 35 Usher 2: Collection 3,45 Rural Work 45 Fire Lieutenant 25 Tree Day 2,3,45 Hockey 35 Badminton 2,45 Basketball 2,3,45 Chancel 3,45 Glee Club 2,35 Choir 2,3,45 Chimes 45 Sigma Delta 2. BARBARA JEAN BARMBY ll'f1sl1irigionSl. Hillside-Cmne Norlh l?t'r11Iing, Jllrlssclclizlsells Love of basketball! . . . milk by the quart . . . just can't live without roommate . . . avid photography fan . . . little girl with a big appetite . . . Bambi. Fire Lieutenant 45 Basketball 3,45 Hockey 45 Choir 3,4. 43 BETSY ALICE BARNES Iir1.vl.Yn1'llrfir'lfl lifzxl .llflllvllllllff ,illlI.VS'1lf'llIl.W'HN Jazz fiend . . . prospective pilot . . . oh. those hips! . . . Ugh, correctives . . . Maine summers . . . "Now look kiddies" . . . our blue eyed Betsy. Usher 23Collection 43 Worship Committee 4: World Outreach 23 House Prayers Chairman 43 College Cevenol Rep. 33 Tree Day 2,3,4: Hockey 2.3.43 Basketball 3,43 Volleyball 33 Softball 33 Chancel 43 Glee Club 33 Choir 2.3,-13 Chimes 4. ELIZABETH LOUISE BARRETT Hillside-Crzlrle Slm'lfIu'irIgr' Hour! Lea, rll4lISSIl!'hlISC'H.S' Indiana, here I come! . . . "Just can't keep this darn room neat" . . . "Danger f one Wet noodle diamond-tipped!" . . . horses and art . . . Libby. Collection 43 College Cevenol Rep. 43 Tree Day 33 Skiing 33 Hockey 43 Choir 3,43 Tau Pi 4, MARY TILLETT BARTHOLEMEW i'Vlerl'iIl-Keep 33 Ynllr .Shui Lexington, ,llrzssrlclzzlsetlx Where there's Molly there's music . . . mis- leading demeanor . . . that halo rests on horns . . . Oh-h-h, Mr. Raymond! . .. Molly. World Outreach 23 Hall Songleader 43 Tree Day 2,3,43 Chancel 3,43 Estey 3,43 Glee Club 23 Choir 2,3.43 Chairman of Choir 43 Choir Secretary 43 Orchestra 23 Sigma Delta 2. RUTH ANN BECKETT 26 CIIIIITII Since! Ilillsitle-Cmne Calais, .llnilze Camera fiend . . . hates lipstick . . . favorite hangout - cabin . . . Mama's banana bread . . . one of those 'Maine-iacs' . . . Becky. Collection 33 Rural Work 43 Tree Day 3,43 Ski- ing 33 Choir 3,41 Photography Club 3.4. SUZANNE JEAN BENNETT 11 ivllzmni Ifd. .7l400l'lJ, East i'VIr11'qz1r1l1d iwnrristnzmi, New Jersey "Mercy!" . . . naturally curly hair . . . ice skat- ing perfectionist . . . passes time with dancing, golf, 'n' knitting . . . Suzie. Campus Guide 33 Usher 2,33 Collection 3,43 Com- munity Service 1,2Q House Prayers Chairman 13 Fire Lieutenant 13 T.D. Workshop 33 Tree Day 1,2,33 Soccer 1,33 Tennis 23 Volleyball 13 Basket- ball 23 Softball 1,21 Choir 1,3,43 Sigma Delta 2. 44 its f 'Q' SYBIL ALLEN BENTON Tfllllllllfl Iaflllfl ll'r'.vl1111 SUIIHI .XlHI'lll!l1L', ffflllll. "How divine!" . . . future psychologist . . . "I've just got to go on a diet" . . . size 415 shoes . . . one who will go places . . . Syb. Student Ohicer 43 Community Service 33 Usher- ing 3: Color Guard 33 Lacross 3: Skiing 33 Tree Day 3: Chancel 4: Estey fl: Choir 3.4: Choir Secretary 43 Orchestra 33 Chimes 4. ANITRA CROSS BINGHAM 1637 Lrlllllll Sl. Hevrll- Ilollnn, ll'v.vl fioulfl. llluliclzeslffr, Cf'nl1'rUf111ld Nm: Ilrzlzzpsliirzf Mountain climbing . . . politics . , . loves to argue . . . passion for maps . . . Appalachian Mountain Club . . , loves to read . . . Anitra. Counting Collection 43 Worship Committee 1,23 Community Service 1.2.33 Fire Lieutenant 13 Community Service Rep. 23 Tree Day 3,43 Life Saving 33 Volleyball 1.43 Skiing 2.42 Softball 1.23 Chancel 43 Glee Club 33 Choir 12.3.41 Federalists 1,2,4, Treasurer 33 Library Council 1,2.3. HELEN PORTER BISHOP 326 Willow Sl. Revell- Hollon, Ensl Gould .Xvl'll7f1flll1'lZ, Conn. "The Queen of Hearts" . . . Italy -f pizza - opera . . . football -H Yale vs. Princeton . . . witty humor. dimpled smile . . . rules ff "Crumbl" . . . slender and graceful , . . Bishy. Community Service 1.2.43 Church Publicity 13 Color Guard 43 T.D. Workshop 43 Tree Day 1,43 Hockey 13 Choir 1.41 Orchestra 1.2.43 Chimes 43 Tau Pi Secretary 43 Sock and Buskin President 1. ANNE BLODGETT Bradford East Mafqlldlld Vermonl Home economics . . . "I really do appreciate it" . . . Bells, bunk beds --W unappreciated necessities . . . Vermont! . . . enthusiastic . . . disappearing dimple . . . sincere friend . . . Anne. Community Service 3,41 Community Service Rep. 3,4Q Tree Day 4. JOAN MEDORA BLODGETT 31I1o1vardSI. Weston Kama, 1'VCIUIIGlI2j2ShlF6 Love and talent for music - piano and voice . New Hampshire accent . . . diets? no! . . . tiny and ticklish . . . "Oh, dear" . . . yeah Keene . . . Joey. Fire Lieutenant 43 Tree Day 23 Chancel 3,42 Estey 43 Choir 2,3,43 Chimes 43 Library Council 4. '45 ' WINIFRED JEAN BOGARDUS llloore, Eos! 645 Soulh Seventh Slreel F ullori, New York Bubbling over with fun . . . the lindy. . . debutant slouch . . . there is determination in those innocent eyes . . . sleepy-time gal . . . Winnie. Usher 35 Collection 45 Community Service 2,35 Church Publicity 3,45 College Cevenol Rep. 45 Community Service Rep. 25 Tree Day 2,3,45 Hockey 2,35 Badminton 45 Skiing 2,35 Chancel 45 Choir 2,3,45 Tau Pi 45 Sigma Delta 25 Library . ,S Council 4. 4 lgsr syyr 5 . l, - ...... 'rtt 'ii'tl 5 ' - BARBARA SCHWAB BRADSHAW 1 4 H illside-Crane Reamer Place M: H Oberlin, Ohio A Platinum blonde locks . . . Ohio University beer we 1 ::'i mug . . . "Tremendous!" . . . summers at the "Yellow Wings" . . . future nurse . . . Bobby. 5 if K ! ! + , 4 4 if i 5 eww 1 s. 4 ll' mf. .555 4 S .df I World Outreach 25 Hall Outing Rep. 45 Fire Lieu- tenant 25 Health Rep. 25 Tennis 2, All Star 35 Volleyball 2,35 Hockey 45 Choir 2,3,4. JANE ELIZABETH BRAYTON Box 114 West Marquand Alpine, New York Platinum blonde . . . "Egad" . . . Jezabel . . . Cornell! . . . dieting . . . exercises . . . sailing . . . the ship of state . . . talented fingers . . . "Where's your outing spirit?" . . . Janie. Student Officer 45 Hall Outing Rep. 45 Hall Class Rep. 45 Tree Day 35 Skiing 4, All Star 35 Base- ball 4, All Star 35 Soccer 45 Basketball 45 Choir 3,45 Chimes 45 French Club 4. BETSY SUE BRAZIL 17 Wenlworlh Avenue lVesl Gould Luconia, New Hampshire "Wait'll you hear this!" . . . long earrings . . . pushing up the specs . . . fun-packed weekends . . . golf . . . with a song in her heart . . . Bets. Campus Guide 45 Usher 35 Fire Lieutenant 45 Tree Day 3,45 Swim Team 4, All Star 35 Chancel 3,45 Estey 3,45 Choir 3,45 Chimes 45 Tau Pi 4. MARYBELLE BREWSTER 161-61 86th Ave. Weslon, Revell- Holton Jf1l7l!1ll'G,NPlU York S.A.S .... love those Freshman! . . . Air Force Corporals . . . those are eyes? . . . Occupational Therapy . . . Oh, Northfield beautiful . . . life is wonderful . . . Marybelle. Honor Roll 3b5 Student Officer 45 C.G.A. Class Rep. 35 Campus Guide 35 Collection 45 Worship Committee 45 Community Service 35 House Prayers Chairman 45 Fire Captain 45 Community Service Rep. 35 Class Corresponding Secretary 45 Hockey 4, All Star 35 Skiing 35 Choir 3,4. 46 5, ,... M ,. .. . kg, e 5, ,55' Af. ur J V , ,JS , i 5 K Wire 8,8565 4 4 52 Q? BARBARA BROCKWAY Hebron llflerrill- Keep New Hampshire Knit one - purl two . . . "Annie Get Your Gun" . . , "A Little Bit Independent" . . . never a Toni Twin . . . "Good night!" . . . Bobbie. Usher 23 Rural Work 3, Secretary 43 Community Service 23 Fire Lieutenant 33 Red Cross Repre- sentative 23 Swim. Dem. 33 Tennis 23 Volleyball 23 Rhythmical Swimming 33 Glee Club 33 Choir 2,3,43 Orchestra 23 Band 23 Library Council 2. CAROL ANN BROWN 25 Prosper! Avenue Cenler Gould ll'esl Springfield, llflass. W "Perfect!" . . . flaming hair . . . earrings . . . i Cornell! impatience . . . always on the go . . . weekends . . . Brownie. Usher 33 Collection 3,43 Fire Lieutenant 33 T,D.D. Workshop 43 Tree Day 3,43 Tennis 33 Skiing 33 Swimming Instructors 43 Softball 43 Badminton 43 Volleyball 43 Choir 3,43 Orchestra 33 Chimes 4. PATRICIA W. BROWN 204 Penhursl Slreel Revell- Hollon, Easl ll4IIlY1llfllld Rochester 19, N. Y. "Let me clue you!" . . . future physio-theraphist . . . olives . . . brown eyes . . . naive . . . horses and more horses . . . Pat. Community Service 23 Tree Day l,2,3,43 Hockey 4, All Star 23 Basketball 3,43 Swim Team 23 Softball l,2,3,43 Chancel 43 Glee Club 33 Choir 233,43 Orchestra 1,21 Band 2,33 Tau Pi 3,43 Sigma Delta 23 Sock and Buskin 13 Library Council 4. SUZANNE BROWN Old Deerheld West Marquarid Zlflassachusetts That ivory look . . . singing the blues . . . "Oh, golly" . . . lobster . . . interest in people . . . Deerfield, rah, rah! . . . feather cut . . . Sue. Usher 33 Collection 3,43 Health Rep. 43 Big Sister Rep. 43 Tree Day 3,43 Skiing 3,43 Ping Pong All Campus 33 Archery 43 Chancel 3,43 Estey 43 Glee Club 33 Choir 3,43 Chimes 43 Federalists 43 Tau Pi 4. ANN ELIZABETH BROWNE West Gould 2902 Porler Slreet, N. W. llhshinglon 8, D.C. Perfect halo of dark curls . . . gallons of water per meal . . . better late than never . . . leader of Cabinet . . . purposeful individual . . . Brownie. Chairman of Cabinet 43 Clerk of Cabinet 33 Usher 2,31 Collection 3,41 Counting Collection 23 Hall Songleader 33 Hall Class Rep. 23 Tree Day 3,43 Tennis 2, All Star 33 Volleyball 23 Chancel 3,43 Glee Club 23 Choir 2,3,43 Tau Pi 3,43 Sigma Delta 2. 47 i2"JrE"! 35 ti 5 Q X f 'K T' .za 5 ig i sqf' H 4 SHIRLEY ANN BRYANT Atlantis Hotel East Kennebunk Beach, Maine Pirouetting down from the tower . . . at the hotel . . .perpetual motion . . . expressive hands and dancing feet . . . "Patience is a virtue" . . . Shirley, Hall Songleader 43 Hall Music Rep. 43 Hall Class Rep. 33 Tree Day 33 Lacrosse 33 Skiing 33 Chancel 43 Choir 3,43 Orchestra 33 Chimes 3, Chairman 4. RAMONA CHAPIN lO Lakeside Drive East New Rochelle, New York Chic . . . adores white bucks and grey flannels ...cover of Vogue. . ."l flunked with an A". .. promising fashion journalist . . . Mona. Campus Guide 43 Activities Editor of Yearbook 43 Tree Day 3,43 Hockey All Campus 33 Skiing 3: Chancel 43 Glee Club 33 Choir 3,43 Library Council 4. LEAH P. CHARTER Pine Street West Marquand South Lee, Massachusetts Rosy cheeks . . . "Who cares?" . . . those Marines! . . . dieting? . . . jazz . . . the coal bin room . . . sleepovers, mmm . . . history, maps . . . "to the old country!" . . . pensive . . . Lee. Usher 2,33 Hall Treasurer 43 Basketball 23 Choir 2,3,4. LOIS NATALIE COHEN 43 Harding Street East Marqaanrt, Center Gould New Britain, Conn. Long eyelashes . . . Billy Eckstine! . . . chem- istry . . . fights for what she believes . . . "Oh, that rising bell!" . . . quiet? never! . . . Loie. Campus Guide 33 Usher 33 T.D. Workshop 43 Tree Day 3,43 Tennis 33 Skiing 33 Hockey 43 Chancel 3,43 Estey 4: Glee Club 33 Choir 3,43 Tau Pi 3.4. RACHEL LOIS COLLINS ll'tlf6h0llSP Point Ililtsirtf-Crtzne Connecticut "You think so?" . . . bishop's bread. I love it! . . . muscles from weight lifting . . . banner collection , . . Rachel. Collection 3,41 Hall Cabinet Rep. 43 Fire Lieu- tenant 43 Lacrosse 33 Choir 3,43 Orchestra 3,41 Chimes 4. 48 tim 3 H9591 H .. - f33" if i -r' : ' , 5, , .- 3: 1 . ,if,., -.aw 'Q' fi at . sh. A L y. uv? MARY KING COOLIDGE Hawthorne Road Center Gould Essex Fells, New Jersey Football . . . "Ye Gods!" . . . long brown page- boy . . . incredible slimness . . . ambition: high heels . . . unique sense of humor . . . Punky. Collection 45 Tree Day 2,3,45 Basketball 35 Volleyball All Campus 35 Soccer 35 Badminton 45 Choir 2,3,45 Tau Pi 4. MARJORIE COVELL Hampstead West Gould New Hampshire Magically musical . . . "Wanna hear a good one?" . . . comforting words . . . a special brand of pep and enthusiasm . , . sincerity and pur- pose . . . Margie. Campus Guide 3,45 Collection 3,45 Hall Music Rep. 35 Tree Day 35 Swim. Dem. 35 Basketball 35 Chancel 3,45 Glee Club 35 Choir 3,4. SIDNEY ANN COX 15 Rittenhouse Hom! East Worcester 2, Massachusetts Tops as a goalie . . . a flair for horses . . . our favorite shutterbug . . . diets - tomorrow . . . a wonderful gal with a sincere heart . . . Sid. Community Service 25 World Outreach 25 Hall N.A.A. Rep. 45 Fire Lieutenant 45 Hockey 2,4, All Star 35 Swim Team 25 Volleyball 3,45 Basket- ball 2,3,45 Archery All Star 35 Softball 2,4, All Star 35 Choir 3,45 Chimes 45 Photography Club 3,45 Tau Pi 35 Sigma Delta 2. VIRGINIA LEE CRANDALL Wotfelzoro East New Hampshire "It's fun to be busv" . . . U.N.H! . . . there is an attractiveness about her . . . a football around her neck . . . determination . . . petite . . . jini. Student Officer 45 Campus Guide 3,45 Collection 3,45 Worship Committee 35 Secretary of Year- book 45 Tree Day 2,3,45 Softball 2,3,45 Lacrosse 35 Basketball 35 Chancel 35 Choir 2.3.45 Orchestra 2,3,45 Chimes 45 Tau Pi'3,45 Sigma Delta 2. JEAN CURRIE 91 Curtis Street Illoore, Merrill-Keep West Soniewitle, Mass. Math whiz . . . shiny blonde hair . . . make way for the Boston and Maine f twang . . . "Be Prepared" . . . "HONestly!" . . . Jean. Usher 2,35 Collection 45 Community Service 35 World Outreach 25 Tree Day 2,35 Tennis 25 Volleyball 35 Softball 25 Badminton 45 Choir 3,4. 3 1 -. 'Q' 1' t ffsre?geff'2 i 5 V E , wif' Z -1' Q 49 l DEBORAH DANIELS 2544 Elm Street West Gould llflanrhester, New Hampshire Gullible . . . counting collection . . . music from Bach to Gershwin . . . Cape Cod and kids . . . and math too . . . stacks of magazines . . . Western sandwiches . . . generous and sincere . . . Debbie. Counting Collection 3,45 Hockey All Star 35 Volleyball 35 Chancel 45 Glee Club 35 Choir 3,4. JOAN DENNISON Leversee Road, R.D. 2 VVest Gould Troy, New York Neatness personified . . . "How tall is he?" . . . tennis matches . . . "Oh, crumb!" . . . fiendish fire drills , . . always ready and willing to help . . . Joan. Rural Work 45 Fire Captain 45 Big Sister Rep. 45 Tennis 35 Badminton 45 Choir 3,45 Library Council 3. MARIANNE DIXON Cla llflr, Sterling Spielman Huntingdon Valley Pennsylvania Knit two purl two . . . our S.A.S. representative . , . medicine . . . explosive - handle with care . . . postcard collector . . . brothers can be handy . . . unlimited energy . . . Dixie. Campus Guide 45 Usher 35 International Week- end Comm. 3,45 Tree Day 35 Hockey 3,45 Basket- -X. ei if I I 5 Weston I'Valton Road '5,, ,- We . ' wi Q. ft -"5 sm ball 45 Skiing 45 Choir 3,45 Chimes 45 Library Council 3,45 Chess Club 4. KATHRYN M. DOUGLAS 41 ave. desfelibres Revell- Holton, East Gould Tunis, Tunisia No. Africa "For crying in the beer!!" . . . that red hair and fiery temper! . . . music: Gilbert and Sullivan . . . vive la Paris! . . . architects, hmmm! . . . independent Kitty. Fire Chief 45 Collection 3,45 Community Service 15 World Outreach 25 International Week-end Comm. l,2,3,45 College Cevenol Rep. 15 Fire Captain 45 Community Service Rep. 15 Tree Day 1,2,3,45 Chancel 3,45 Estey 3,45 Glee Club 2,35 Choir 1,2,3,45 French Club l,3,45 Sigma Delta 2. GRACE WELLS DUNCAN 5 Laurel Road Merrill- Keep New Britain, Connecticut Snap, crackle and pop! . . . "Minnesota Cand Wesleyanj Hats Off to Thee" . . . keeper of the bathrobe . . . "Take me, take me to my room" . . . Tootie. Usher 2,35 Collection 45 Big Sister Rep. 45 Tree Day 2,3,45 Soccer All Star 35 Choir 2,3,4. 50 5 i tee tt. if:-ar elif JUDY ENGVALL 687 Chilton Avenue Center Gould Niagara Falls, New York Bright blue eyes . . . Oh, those fire drills . . . a helping hand , . . "Ah, that's pitiful!" . . . our sincere friend . . . Judy. Rural Work 43 Church Publicity 43 Fire Captain 43 Tree Day 3,43 Basketball 3,43 Softball 33 Hockey 43 Badminton 43 Choir 3,43 Library Council 4. CYNTHIA FALCONER 3 Governor Andrew Rd. Center Gould Hingham, Massachusetts Active eyebrow . . . sailing, rah! . . . Glenn Miller . . . Winnie, the Pooh . . . physics -b"I love it!" . . . enthusiasm . . , friendly . . . Cindy. Usher 33 Collection 43 Tree Day 3,43 Skiing 3,43 Chancel 43 Choir 3,43 Chimes 43 Tau Pi 3,43 Tea 'n' Talk 3. JOAN FELDER 49 Dudley Street East Marrjuand Fall River, Massachusetts 4'Kidsl" . . . always telling jokes . . . detests pink . . . scientist . . . hostel trip?! . . . "You know what I mean" . . . fun!! . . . Joanie. Campus Guide 33 Usher 33 Community Service 33 Tree Day 3,43 Tennis 3. JEAN FULLER FINCH Wentworth Hall East Gould Exeter, New Hampshire "Horrorsv someone clumping down the hall!" . . . listen to that bubbling laugh . . . water color painting . . . "Over in Killarney" . . . loves music . . . sparks intelligence . . . Finchie. Student Officer 43 Fire Lieutenant 33 Health Rep. 33 Tree Day 33 Choir 3,43 Chimes 43 French Club 43 Library Council 43 Honor Roll 4a. JUDITH FRANKS 1038 Chestnut Street Hillside-Crane Manchester, NewHampshire "Uke" fan . . . ambition: to grow . . . interests in youth conferences . . . bright eyes . . . con- tagious laughter . . . Buttons. Campus Guide 33 Collection 43 Secretary of Wor- ship Committee 43 House Prayers Chairman 43 Color Guard 23 Health Rep. 33 Tree Day 33 Badminton 23 Skiing 23 Glee Club 33 Choir 2,3,4Q Library Council 2. 51 QR' s 4 iv- N iwifli ,,..2iEra'::,.'i'1'-" I p Li ta L-J i . '55 ri DIANA FULLER 568 Hanover Street Revell- Holton, West Gould Fall River, Mass. Mischievous sense of humor . . . peaches and cream complexion . . . "Eee gad!" . . . summers on Lake Winnipesaukee . . . deep thoughts . . . world of music . . . Pooh. Rural Work 45 Hall Songleader 45 College Cevenol Rep. 45 Tree Day 45 Badminton 35 Basketball 25 Softball 15 Chancel 3,45 Estey 45 Glee Club 25 Choir 1,2,3,45 Chimes 45 Sigma Delta 25 Sock and Buskin 1. NANCY C. GATES Chesterjeld East Gould Massachusetts "You know!" . . . beaming smile that wins the men . . . toss of blonde hair and swing of base- ball bat . . . future in religious education . . . Nancy. Collection 3,45 Worship Committee 45 Commun- ity Service 35 House Prayers Chairman 45 Community Service Rep. 35 Tree Day 35 Tennis 3,45 Baseball All Star 35 Chancel 45 Choir 3,45 Orchestra 35 Chimes 4. MARY JOAN GILL 40 Lansdowne Drwe West Marquana' Larchmont, New York Chinese chandelier . . . practical joker . . . dimes, letters, the gym . . . Spanish telegrams . . . haggard eyes . . . a gay time gal . . . diet? - tomorrow . . . Pony. Fire Lieutenant 45 Tree Day 3.45 Softball All Star 35 Swim Team 35 Life Saving 45 Softball 45 Basketball 45 Choir 3,45 Chimes 4. PRISCILLA ELLEN GRAY Lawrence Academy Center Gould Groton, Massachusetts "I hate to be a party pooper, BUT" . . . slim figure . . . Lawrence . . . all-round personality . . . quick smile . . . sense of humor . . . Peg. Student Officer 45 Campus Guide 45 Fire Lieu- tenant 35 Red Cross Rep. 35 T.D.D. Workshop 45 Tree Day 35 Tennis 45 Basketball 45 Archery 45 Choir 3,45 Chimes 4. SARA KUNKLE GUTHRIE West Gould 404 North Ninth Street Indiana, Pennsylvania Specs to match . . . tall casualness . . . 50's in room inspection . . . tlashbulbs and double ex- posures . . . flair for fashion . . . loved and respected . . . our gal Sal. Usher 35 Collection 45 Fire Lieutenant 45 Hall Class Rep. 45 Photography Editor of Yearbook 45 Tree Day 3,45 Chancel 45 Choir 3,4. 52 AUDREY HAEBERLE Box 37 West Gould East Otis, tlIllSSf1CllllS!?llS Expressive eyes . . . independence . . . flair for art and decoration . . . tops as a cop . . . serene philosophy of life . . . Audrey. Student Officer 45 C.G.A. Class Rep. 35 Rural Work 45 Hall Class Rep. 35 Tree Day 3,45 Tennis 3,45 Choir 3,45 French Club 45 Library Council 3. DIANE HALL 425Huntinghill Avenue East llfliddletown, Connectzcul Wesleyan . . . singing "Secrets" . . . fabulous weekends . . . Jerry Lewis fan . . . a midnight trip to Brattleboro . . . vivacious . . . lending clothes for parlor dates . . . Diane. Student Officer 45 Tree Day 3,45 Hockey 4 All Star 35 Swim Team 35 Basketball 3,45 Volleyball 45 Softball 4, All Star 35 Chancel 3,45 Estey 4 Choir 3,45 Chimes 45 Library Council 3. MARA HALL Westminster College Center Gould Fulton, lllissouri Idaho! . . . music . . . talented with the violin . . . graceful beauty . . . unfailing good taste . . . horses . . . Silent Time walks . . . smart dresser . . . Mickey. Hall Songleader 45 Tree Day 35 Orchestra 3,4. BARBARA LOUISE HAUN 6 Orange Street South Hall, East Gould Marcellus, New York Always on the tear . . . cabinet . . . big brown eyes, long brown hair . . . musical and dramatic . . . "Cheer up, hon" . . . Bunny. Usher 2,3,45 Collection 3,45 Rural Work 4 Community Service 2,4, Chairman 35 Hall Cabi net Rep. 45 Tree Day 12,45 Swim. Dem 23 Chancel 3,45 Estey 45 Glee Club 2,3 Choir 1,2,3,45 Tau Pi 3,45 Sigma Delta 25 Sock and Buskin 15 Library Council 2. IRIS HELK 9033-198 Street Revell- Holton, Jllerrill- Keep Hollis, Long Island New York Expert barber . . . "You're kidding!" . . . male and mail magnetism . . . calm, cool and collected . . . "Yes, please, I'll start my diet tomorrow" . . . Iris. Usher 35 Collection 45 Class Vice-President 15 Tree Day 2,3,45 Volleyball 1,25 Soccer 45 Bad- minton 25 Choir 1,2,3,45 Class Social Committee 4. 53 BARBARA ANN HILL River Road lVest Gould Sunapee, New Hampshire Water skiing champ . . . "Well, I guess!" . . . ardent New Hampshirite . . . three letters a day . . . gales of laughter . . . still, a serious side . . . Bobbie. Campus Guide35 Tree Day 35 Lacrosse All Camp- us 35 Swim Team 35 Ski Team 35 Choir 3,4. BETSY HOCTOR 121 Beacon Avenue Easl Warwick Neck, Rhode Island Crinkled eyes . . . weekend visitors . . . innocence - "Who, me?" . . . illustrated mail . . . giggles and Irish jigs . . . versatile . . . busy with paint brushes . . . poor little Rhode Island! . . . Betz. Campus Guide 35 Class Social Committee 45 Hall Social Chairman 45 Fire Lieutenant 45 Hall Com- munity Service Rep. 35 Art Editor of Yearbook 45 Choir 3,45 Library Council 3. MURIEL ELIZABETH HOPKINS Moore, East Gould, Moore Greenfeld. New Hampshire Big things come in small packages . . . grin from ear to ear . . . always has time for everyone Cespecially the Mooritesb . . . pet peeve - rising bell . . . Hoppie. Student Officer 45 Usher 2,35 Collection 3,45 Rural Work 35 Community Service 25 Hall Cabinet Rep. 45 House Prayers Chairman 25 Fire Lieu- tenant 2,35 Big Sister Chairman 45 Tree Day 2,3,45 Tennis 2,45 Volleyball 25 Chancel 45 Glee Club 35 Choir 2,3,4. SUSAN HOUSEHOLDER 6 Silverwood Terrace Moore, Cenler Gould South Hadley, Mass, Talented on the keyboard . . . depths of under- standing and gentleness . . . eyes which reflect personality . . . "Don't boss me around, room- mate!" . . . Sue. C.G.A. Secretary-Treasurer 45 Student Officer 45 Usher 35 Hall Social Chairman 25 Fire Lieutenant 35 Class President 35 Class Vice-President 45 Class Social Chairman 25 Tree Day 2,3,45 Basket- ball 2,45 Hockey 35 Chancel 45 Glee Club 35 Choir 2,3,4. AUDREY HUESTIS 16 Highlawn Road Center Gould Bratlleboro, Vermoni Knitting needles always busy . . . "I thought I would die" . . . food . . . hate those mail-less days . . . cheerful . . . Audrey. Campus Guide 45 Usher 35 Color Guard 25 Fire Lieutenant 25 Tree Day 3,45 Basketball 3,45 Badminton 2,35 Volleyball 3,45 Swim Team 25 Hockey 45 Choir 2,3,45 Chimes 45 French Club 45 Tau Pi 45 Sigma Delta 2. 54 -g,.,, if it .g .ss H ' if-2' Q 'T if rfwqi- , ' if v iii -1- O 55 ,25 -Y 5 i5 ?s:'i V w -ef f, ,fl , :swf 1 K x S 4 P 'S f cr' I LUCY JO JACKSON 57 East Morris Avenue Revell- Ilollon, Eos! Gould Ml. Tabor, New Jersey A song in her heart . . . Hermonites . . . radiant friendliness . . . clever humor . . . sly wink . . . future first grade teacher . . . sympathetic and understanding . . . Lucy Jo. Student Officer 45 Collection 3,45 Hall Songleader 45 Hall Class Rep. 2, Tree Day 1,2,3,45 Tennis 1,35 Volleyball 1,35 Soccer 45 Estey 45 Chancel 3,45 Glee Club 2,35 Choir 1,2,3,45 Tau Pi 45 Sigma Delta 25 Sock and Buskin 15 Class Social Committee 4. LYDIA JACKSON 20 Summer Slreel Revell- Hollon, lfVeS! Gould Adams Mass Infectious laughter . . . "What a rat race' house clean? sure! . . . pointed eyebrows over sparkling eyes . . . a scream and a holler an nounces Lyd. Campus Guide 45 Tree Day 1,2,3,45 Basketball 25 Skiing 15 Volleyball 25 Tennis 1,25 Softball 2 Hockey 35 Chancel 3,45 Glee Club 35 Choir 12 3,45 Chimes 45 Sigma Delta 25 Sock and Buskin 1 JACQUELYN JEWETT Northfield Revell- Holton, West M arqurznd lVIassachusetls Sparkling brown eyes . . . pickles . . . indiffer- ence, grr . . . debater . . . "Isn't that vile?" . . . a way with books . . . "Whoops, time for a bell!" . . . Jackie. Honor Roll la, lb, 2a5 Student Officer 45 Rural Work 35 Church Publicity 35 College Cevenol Rep. 35 Tree Day 2,35 Choir 1,2,3,45 Sigma Delta 25 Sock and Buskin 15 Library Council 3. CYNTHIA GORDON JONES Main Street Easl Marqurmd Stockbridge, M assachuselts Conscientious. . . future commercial-artist tall . . . dancing . . . a wonderful swimmer cabinet . . . friend to all . . . Cynnie. Campus Guide 35 Usher 35 Collection 4 Hall Cabinet Rep. 45 Fire Lieutenant 35 Tree Day 3,43 Swim. Dem. 3,45 Tennis 35 Swim Team All Campus 35 Life Saving 45 Rhythmical Swimming 35 Choir 3,45 Chimes 4. LORRAINE KALFAYAN 405 Allegheny Street Revell- Ilollon, llflerrill- Keep Meadville, Penrza. "Be Happy Go Lucky" . . . Bunny-Bunny . . . Bronxville bound . . . Allegheny advocate . . . champion of the underdog . . . make mine music . . . a professional aunt . . . Lorey. Tree Day 1,2,3,45 Skiing 15 Badminton 1,25 Chancel 3,45 Estey 3,45 Choir 1,2,3,45 Sigma Delta 25 Sock and Buskin 1. 55 CAROL ANN KIGER ll3Norlh Pearl Ave. Has! Gould Lanrasler, Ohio A zest for the out-of-doors . . . pep 'n' parties . . . odd things at odd times . . . bangs! . . . baby-face Cookie, Usher 3.43 Collection 43 Hall Outing Rep. 43 Class Vice-President 33 Business Manager of Yearbook 43 Tree Day 3,43 Tennis 33 Volleyball 33 Basketball 33 Choir 3,43 Chimes 43 Federalists 4. LOUISE KLEINSHMIDT 20 East Slreel Has! ,7l1fll'1lll!lIl1l Slonehanz 80, illass. "Look, a bus!" . . . singer . . . daydreamer . . . wizard at the clarinet . . . a ready volunteer . . . witty remarks . . , with a vivacious side . . . Lou. Campus Guide 3,43 Tree Day 3,43 Chancel 3,43 Estey 43 Glee Club 33 Choir 3,43 Orchestra 3,43 Chimes 43 Federalists 3. ELIZABETH ANN KNOWLES lVIoo1'e, iwerrill- Keep 403 Prosper! Ave. Ilarkensark, New Jersey Parlez-vous francais? . . . diligence plus. . . senior- room enthusiast . . . wonderful big sister . . . the calm amid the storm . . . Betty Ann. Usher 2,33 Fire Lieutenant 43 Hall Class Rep. 2,43 Tree Day 2,3,43 Skiing 23 Tennis 23 Volley- ball 23 Soccer All Star 33 Chancel 43 Glee Club 33 Choir 2,3,43 Chimes 4. ANNE MARIE LANOUE 1596 Cenlre Slreel Revell- Ilollon, ll'esl Gould Newton Highlands Massachusetts Bubbling personality . . . "Well, how was I to know?" . . . big hats . . . "Cokey, stop talking and eat!" . . . generous . . . a flair for the stage . . . Cokey. ' Collection 3,43 Hall Cabinet Rep. 3,43 T.D. Workshop 43 T.D.D. Workshop 3, 43 Tree Day l,2,3,43 Soccer l,2,33 Choir l,2,3,43 Chimes 43 Tau Pi 3,43 Sigma Delta 23 Sock and Buskin 1. JANET O. LARSON 62 Braille Slreel Cenlvr Gould Worcester 5, Mass. "Glory be" . . . all those talents: writing, sing- ing, art! . . . "Who wants to go for a walk?" . . . lights out- groan . . . Jan. Church Publicity 2,3, Chairman 43 Fire Lieu- tenant 23 Tree Day 23 Hockey 33 Baseball 23 Chancel 3,41 Estey 3,43 Glee Club 23 Choir 2,3,4Q Art Editor of the Literary Magazine 43 Sigma Delta 23 Library Council 3. 56 - ,V :.:: -.am S--V.. 3, -4 -- ewsf: :-mi?-as -f f W if fa '+ m1,,1-5,33 . .,,. - L 7 ' ., Ebifiwligt. f , ,Q M .S s, , . . NANCY LOIS LAUDER Englewood Road llloorrf, lVcslon South Norwalk, Conneclicul Continually rearranging room . . . Oh! those jokes . . . Model "A" Fords . . . pug nose . . . spanking and ticklingf no! . . . physio-therapy . . . definite ideas . . . Nan. Campus Guide 2,33 Usher 2,33 Tree Day 2,3,4Q Tennis 23 Skiing 23 Swim Team All Star 2, All Campus 33 Hockey All Star 33 Badminton 43 Basketball 33 Choir 2,3,43 Chimes 4. MARY DIANA LAWSON 1 lVoodside Road Center Gould Morristown, New Jersey Three cheers for the "Lit"! . . . "How horrid" . . . "Ah, a foreign accent" . . . Northern New Jersey . . . sincerity counts . . . Mary. Counting Collection 3,43 Community Service 33 Hall Community Service Rep. 33 Tree Day 33 Chancel 43 Glee Club 33 Choir 3,43 Literary Magazine Associate Editor 3, Editor-in-Chief 43 Library Council 3,4. JOAN MARIE LINNEWERTH Revell- Hollon, lvlerrill- Keep 6806 Park Avenue Gullrfnherg, New Jersey Exotic earrings . . . "Hey Linscott, hurry up!" . . . oh, for that Nescafef but don't neglect the condiments . . . generosity personified . . . Skippy. Usher 2,33 Collection 33 Community Service 33 College Cevenol Rep. 43 Fire Lieutenant 1,43 Hall Community Service Rep. 33 T.D. Workshop 4g Tree Day I,2,3,4Q Chancel 43 Glee Club 3: Choir 1,2,3,43 Tennis l,2,3,43 Chimes 43 Federal- ists 33 Sock and Buskin 1. MARTY LOU LINSCOTT 0rr's Island Revell-Ilollon, illerrlll- Keep Mrzinf' Maine and mainly Tom . . . punctuality? . . . night owl . . . "Oh no, not rising again!" . . . scientific genius . . . a helping hand - that's our Marty. Usher 2,31 World Outreach 13 International Week-end Comm. 33 Health Rep. 43 T.D. Work- shop 43 T.D.D. Workshop 43 Tree Day 1,2,3.4C Tennis 1,2,3,41 Badminton 2,3,43 Softball 1,21 Skiing 23 Choir 1,2,3,43 Sigma Delta 23 Sock and Buskin 13 Library Council 3. LOIS de BAUN LOGAN Mayapple Road Merrill- Keep Stamford, Connvclicul Flapper gal . . . "Oh, you're joshing!" . . . WEEKENDS . . . voguish figure . . . bothered, bewildered but bewitching . . . creative . . . three cheers for Stamford! . . . Lois. Collection 3,41 Community Service 23 Hall Social Chairman 43 Tree Day 2,3,43 Hockey 2,33 Basket- ball 2,3,43 Baseball 2,33 Volleyball 2,3,43 Chancel 43 Choir 2,3,43 Chimes 43 French Club 33 Tau Pi 3,43 Sigma Delta 23 Class Social Committee 4. 57 KATHERINE LOWRIE llflaple Drive' uYf'Sl.'lIl1l'!fllf1II!l Rye, New York Mischief . . . pipe in study hall . . . crowing at the wrong times . . . motley socks . . . sailing . . . "that's bop" . . . Kitty. Collection 43 Worship Committee 43 Color Guard 33 Tree Day 3.43 Swim. Dem. 4: Hockey 4: Lacrosse 33 Basketball 43 Chancel 3,43 Estey 43 Choir 3.4: Federalists 4. CH NTHIA RIDGWAY MCCARTHY Rlzfll Ilollon. Wvslon Davison Ilouse Phillips A 11111311111 A ndoner, Illassar'hus1'Ils Cape Cod . . . giggling fits . . . oh, so ticklish . . . reading . . . "Where'd Iput it?" . . . power of concentration . . . shuffling feet . . . serious? Cxnny. Usher 2,33 Worship Committee 43 Hall Class Rep 2 Tree Day 2.31 Tennis 13 Choir 1,2,3,4Q Chimes 4. SHIRLEY ANITA MCCULLY 17 Caslle Sl. Ilillsirle-Cram' Saugus, .'VIasSa1'l1uSclls Pianist extraordinaire . . . "Kent's Hill" . . . that rising bell . . . New England accent . . . Louis Armstrong . . . strong second alto . . . Shirl. Tree Day 33 Soccer 3.43 Volleyball 3g Chancel 43 Estey 43 Glee Club 33 Choir 3,43 Library Council 4. NANCELEE MacKAY 402 Soulh Sanla Aniia Revell Ilollon, East Jvlarquand Pasadena, Calif. Sunny California" . . . endless chatter . . . dancing feet . . . tabasco sauce . . . train rides?? constant optimist . . . Nan. Usher 2 33 Collection 43 Community Service 1,21 T D Workshop 43 T.D.D. Workshop 3,41 Tree Day 1 2 3,43 Tennis 1,2,43 Chancel 3,41 Estey 43 Glee Club 2,31 Choir 1,2,3,43 Orchestra 132,33 Band 123 Chimes 43 Sock and Buskin 1. ANNIS ABIGAIL MCKINNEY VVeston 30 Annawan Slreel Hartford, Conneclicul Avid World Federalist . . . "Oh, roommate! CsighJ" . . . Johnson's . . . glasses over her ears . . . "Please, not .Petey!" . . . sincere . . . earrings . . . pleasing voice . . . Annis. World Outreach 23 Fire Captain 33 Fire Lieu- tenant 43 Red Cross Rep. 23 Tree Day 2,3,43 Chancel 3,42 Estey 43 Glee Club 2,33 Choir 2,3,43 F ederalists 3, Secretary 4. , 58 ! an il' MARY STEPHANIE MERIN ,IOANN STILES MARYO 835 F!llI1fll'1fI, Aiiv. 1Iillsi11'l'-I,'1'u1ir' 1g1'ldfll'1?0l'f, Conn. journalism . . . poetry and more poetry! . . . mellow speaking voice . . . partial to 6'5" men! . . . "Someday I'll knit two socks that match" . . . sincere and gracious . . . Jo. Student Officer 43 Campus Guide 43 Hall Class Rep. 4: Choir 3,43 Literary Magazine 43 Tau Pi 3,4. Revell- llollon, lfosl Gould 200 Eos! 66th Slrewl .NVUIIY York 21. Nero York Terriffic party planner . . . don't bump into "Harvey!" . . . her own style of walking and talking . . . jovial humor . . . in the thick of any discussion . . . Mary. Campus Guide 3,41 Usher 2,32 Collection 43 Rural Work 43 Hall Community Service Rep. 13 Hall Class Rep. 2,43 Tree Day 1.3.43 Swim. Dem. 2,42 Tennis 1.2.31 Glee Club 33 Choir 1,2,3,43 Orchestra 1,2,33 Chimes 43 Tau Pi 3,43 Sigma Delta 2. JUDITH ANN MERRICK 42 l'oilSl1'vvl Eos! Gould Islip, Long Island, New York "Mm, hmmm" - apples by the bushel! . . . special interest in the mail box . . . that faraway look . . . mathematics made easy . . . indisposed to exertion . . . Judy. Hall Class Rep. 33 Tree Day 3,43 Hockey 33 Volleyball 33 Basketball 3,43 Tennis 43 Choir 3,43 Chimes 4. . MARILYN A. MERWIN 119 Sunnyside Court Wes! Gould Milford, Connecticut Five feet one . . . rust-colored curls . . . 4'For crying out loud!" . . . Yale rooter . . . "Shoes off before ettin wei hed lease!" . . . argyles H S E , D made to order . . . heart of gold . . . Red. Collection 43 Tree Day 3,42 Badminton 33 Tennis 43 Basketball 3g Softball 33 Choir 3,43 Library Council 4. JOANNE MICHELINI Weslminsler School Revell- Hollon, Center Gould Simsbury, Conn. Westminster!! . . . cats . . . Gilbert and Sullivan . . . up on the news . . . firm friendships and strong loyalties . . . understanding . . . future author . . . Jo. Worship Committee 2,43 House Prayers Chair- man 43 Fire Lieutenant 23 Tree Day 1,2,3,4Q Tennis 2.4, All Campus 33 Basketball l,2,43 Soft- ball 1,2,3,43 Chancel 3,41 Glee Club 2,33 Choir 1,2,3,4Q Associate Editor of the Literary Maga- zine 3,43 Sigma Delta 23 Sock and Buskin 13 Library Council 2. 59 WWF cf, V 5 f 'ku 1 -.!4..- "f , 'I MARCIA CHAMBERLAIN MILLS Easl 4 Fla! Rock Drive R.F.D. 1 Hridgeporl 6, Conn. Extra-large sweat shirt . . . "More fun!" . . . miniature feet . . . takes life in her stride . . . interest in sports . . . Mash. Campus Guide 3,43 World Outreach 23 Hall Out- ing Rep. 43 Hall Class Rep. 23 Tree Day 2.3.43 Outing Secretary-Treasurer 43 Hockey 2.4, All Star 33 Basketball 2,4, All Star 33 Softball 2,3,43 Choir 2,3,43 Sigma Delta 2. BARBARA MOORE 30 Bellevue Road East Newllazwn, Conrmrlieut Penguin walk . . . excuses, excuses! . . . "So what, it's mail!" . . . individuality . . . men's shirts . . . big blue eyes . . . Bobbie. Campus Guide 3,43 Class N.A.A. Rep. 33 Badmin- ton All Campus 2,3,43 Lacrosse 4, All Star 33 Soccer 43 Volleyball 2,4, All Campus 33 Basket- ball 2,4, All Star 33 Softball 4, All Star 3, All Campus 23 Basketball Theory 3,43 Choir 2,3,43 Sigma Delta 23 Library Council 2. LUCY DALTON MORELAND East 251 Lawrence Ave. Highland Park, New Jersey Lost: one blue knitting bag . . . "Ma foil" . . . calisthenics . . . bubbling interest in all . . . earnestness . . . Bermuda shorts . . . thorough worker . . . Lucy. T.D. Workshop 43 Tree Day 3,41 Chancel 43 Choir 3,43 Chimes 4. BARBARA LOU MORONG 321 Soulh Main Sl. West Gould Highlslown, New Jersey Blue jeans and Peddie sweat shirt . . . "Just for kicks!" . . . Packers Tar Soap . . . ready wit . . . surrounded by friends and laughter . . . Bobbie. Student Officer 43 Campus Guide 33 Usher 3: Rural Work 43 Fire Lieutenant 33 Tree Day 3,4Q Choir 3,4. JOAN MORROW Mount Herman Town, Wes! Marquand Massachusetls Long dark eyelashes . . ."Oh boy" . . . studying standing up . . . "More first altos, please" . . . The Great White Way . . . team sports, ugh! . . . Joanie. World Outreach 43 Hall Cabinet Rep. 43 Hall Music Rep. 33 College Cevenol Rep. 33 Big Sister Rep. 33 Tree Day 1,2,3,43 Chancel 3,43 Estey 3,43 Glee Club 23 Choir 1,2,3,43 Choir Secretary 43 Tau Pi 33 Sigma Delta 23 Sock and Buskin 1. 60 MERLE CHARLOTTE MOSES West Gould 110-48-172 Slreel Jamaica 5, New York Versatile with music . . . "Forgot my glasses again" . . . giggles . . . aversion to Latin . . . heart dedicated to '52 . . . sincerity . . . Merle. School Songleader 45 Fire Lieutenant 2,3,45 Class Songleader 3,45 Swim Team 2, All Star 35 Badmin- ton 25 Chancel 3.45 Estey 3,45 Glee Club 25 Choir 2,3,45 Associate Editor of Literary Magazine 3,45 Tau Pi 45 Sigma Delta Secretary-Treasurer 25 Library Council 2. GAYLE CAROL MUIR 118 Circle Road Moore, Weslon Syracuse, New York Understanding . . . sympathetic . . . continual state of confusion . . . A.M. A.M .... Rural Work . . . "Clever!" . . . crossword puzzle fiend . . . a terriffic cop . . .Gayle. Student Oflicer 45 Campus Guide 35 Usher 25 Rural Work 45 Community Service 35 World Outreach 25 Red Cross Rep. 25 Hall Class Rep. 35 Tree Day 2,3,45 Tennis 25 Soccer All Star 35 Chancel 45 Glee Club 35 Choir 2,3,4. JEAN MUNRO 118 Chesler Slreet Revell- Holton, Weslon lllounl Vernon, New York Ingenuity plus . . . "Peoples" . . . ardent de- bator . . . apt remarks for all occasions . . . monopolizes the "M" box . . . strong convictions . . . rhythm . . . Doc. Collection 3,45 Rural Work 45 Community Ser- vice 2,35 Hall Class Rep. 45 Class Corresponding Secretary 15 Tennis 1,2,35 Basketball 2, All Star 35 Swim Team 1,25 Chancel 3,45 Glee Club 3,45 Choir 1,2,3,45 Orchestra 1,2,3,45 Federalists 2,3, President 45 Sigma Delta 25 Sock and Buskin 1. RUTH MURDICK 169 Whiilum Avenue Revell- Holton, Weston Springfield 8, Mass. "Oh, Roommate! CsighJ" . . . Hermon mail . . . day dreams . . . Pleasure Beach . . . World Federalists . . . future interior decorator . . . smooth blonde hair . . . "Baby doll" . . . Pete. Fire Lieutenant 3,45 Tree Day 1,35 Choir 1,2,3,45 Federalists 3, Treasurer 45 Tau Pi 3,45 Sigma Delta 25 Sock and Buskin 1. LINDA MARION NELSON 215-23 49lh Ave. Moore, Zlflerrill- Keep Bayside, Long Island, N. Y. Ardent admirer of THE HERMONITE . . . dapper doll . . . oh, that Chanel! . . . diligence plus . . . good things come in small packages . . . Linda. Class Rep. to C.G.A. 35 Usher 2,35 Community Service 35 World Outreach 2,45 Hall Cabinet Rep. 45 Hall House Prayers Chairman 25 Fire Lieuten- ant 45 Hall Community Service Rep. 35 Tree Day 2,3,45 Tennis 3,45 Swim Team 25 Basketball 35 Ping Pong All Star 25 Choir 2,3,45 Business Man- ager of Literary Magazine 4. 61 ANDREE CLOTILDE NEUMEISTER Moore, Center Gould, East Gould Amen Hall Exeter, New Hampshire 6 A.M. radiators - "Blast it!" . . . a heart for our four-footed friends . . . ardent athlete . . . an ear for music . . . fluent French . . . Jackie. World Outreach 25 Fire Lieutenant 25 Hall Treasurer 45 Class N.A.A. Rep. 45 Soccer 25 Tennis 25 Swim Team 25 Softball All Campus 2,35 Badminton All Star 25 Volleyball 25 Skiing 25 Choir 2,3,45 Chimes 45 Library Council 3. HELGA ELIZABETH M. NEUSE East 21 South Street Middlebury, Vermont "Look! No hips!" . , . German pastry . . . terry cloth bathrobe . . . pen pals the world over . . . power of concentration . . . whiz on skis . . . order and efficiency . . . Helga. Honor Roll 2a5 Fire Captain 45 Ski Patrol 3,45 Tree Day 3,45 Skiing 3,4, All Star 25 Lacrosse 35 Volleyball 35 Softball 35 Badminton 45 Choir 3,45 Orchestra 2,3,45 French Club 35 New York Times School Rep. 4. MARY NEWMAN 815 Carlton Avenue East Plainfield, New Jersey do Rev. Fred B. Newman S.A.S .... bouncing hair and freckles . . . shrieks of delight . . . strong convictions . . . "You're a buddy" . . . no goal too high . . . Dum Dum. Collection 35 Rural Work 45 Hall Cabinet Rep. 45 Red Cross Rep. 35 Tree Day 3,45 Hockey 3,45 Archery All Star 35 Softball 3,45 Basketball 45 Swim. Dem.3g Chancel 45 Glee Club 35Choir 3,43 Library Council 35 Class Social Committee 4. DOROTHEA IPHIGENIA NICHOLS Hillside-Crane 70 Baker Street Keene, Newllampshire Good sport, fun to be with . . . that white blazer . . . wavy black hair . . . Grecian . . . capable of anything . . . indispensible . . . senior room chair- man . . . Niki. Student Officer 45 Campus Guide 3,45 Usher 33 Fire Lieutenant 25 Red Cross Rep. 35 Hall Treas- urer 35 Tennis 33 Senior Room Chairman 45 Member of Yearbook Comm. 45 T.D. Workshop 35 Tree Day 2.3.45 Chancel 45 Glee Club 35 Choir 2,3,45 Sigma Delta 2. SUSAN JANE NICHOLS 7 Island View Rd. West Marquand Cape Elizabeth. Maine Laughing eyes, expressive eyebrows . . . more bounce to the ounce . . . Tau Pi . . . Dartmouth sweater! . . . outgoing ,, . "Oh, no!" . . . skiing and cold weather . . . Sukey. School Entertainment Comm. 45 Rural Work 45 Hall Social Chairman 45 Skiing 35 Chancel 45 Glee Club 35 Choir 3,45 Chimes 45 Tau Pi 3, President 45 Class Social Committee 4. 62 CLAIRE ELIZABETH NICKERSON Edgartown East Gould MdflhllYS Vineyarrl, llflrlssrlclzzzsetts Martha's Vineyard . . . Kelly green . . . "Pass the mustard, please" . . . cheerful giggle . . . a whiz at the kitchen stove . . . future newspaper reporter . . . our congenial Claire. Choir 2,3,4. CHRISTINA NILSSON Valhalla Road Hillside-Crane Montville, New Jersey Strawberry blonde with blue eyes . . . tres agreable . . . drawing and sailing . . . future nursery school teacher . . . "Sure" . . . Chris. Rural Work 43 Tree Day 33 Choir 3,41 Chimes 4 MARCIA ANN OTTEY Lakeville Revell- Holton, Weston Connecticut It's a long climb to 4th . . . flawless dresser . . . rural work . . . "Let me clue you" . . . friendly smile . . . versatile . . . Marcia. Student Oflicer 43 Usher 23 Worship Committee 33 Rural Work 3, Chairman 43 Hall Cabinet Rep. 13 House Prayers Chairman 33 College Cevenol Rep. 33 Class Recording Secretary 2,42 Tree Day 2,3,4j Soccer 1, All Star 2, All Campus 33 Chancel 43 Glee Club 33 Choir 1,2,3,43 Sock and Buskin 13 Library Council 1,2,3. ADRIENNE PARKER 461 Mineola Boulevard East Williston Park, A1111 Sort Dodgers! . . . "Oh brother, what a doll' those dark curls . . . "Which college this week Amherst?" . . . sophistication . . . fiend for bishop's bread . . . Usher 33 Tree Day 3,43 Tennis 3,43 Volleyball 3,43 Softball 3,4: Badminton 43 Skiing3 4 Choir 3,4Q Chimes 4. DOROTHY JEAN PECK Ostuncalco Moore, East Guatemala, Central America Witch doctors . . . "Hi!" . . . naive expression . . . Sunday-school at Hermon . . . a mind of her own . . . unknown depths . . . Dottie. Student Officer 43 Usher 23 Rural Work 3, Chair- man 43 World Outreach 23 International Week- end Comm. 2.3,43 Hall Music Rep. 33 Health Rep. 2,31 Tree Day 2.3.41 Hockey All Star 23 Volleyball 33 Tennis 43 Swim Team 23 Chancel 3,41 Choir 2.3.4. 63 Wm ,, ,, f 3 ELIZABETH ANN PLATT Boa' 67 Revell- Holton, East llflrirqlifzrzrl 1W0lIl1l Ilvrmon Mussnchizsells Crossword puzzles . . . U. of Mass .... farming! . . . "Now, at Hermon" . . . math whiz . . . animal lover . . . friendly . . . Betty. Campus Guide 33 Hall N.A.A. Rep. 43 Fire Lieutenant 23 Tree Day 1,2.3.43 Tennis 13 Badminton 23 Softball 1.2.4, All Star 33 Volley- ball 4, All Star 33 Basketball 2,31 Soccer 4, All Campus 33 Glee Club 2,33 Choir 1,2,3,43 Sigma Delta 23 Sock and Buskin 13 Honor Roll 4a. VELMA ELIZABETH POOLE IVinrli1 Acres Moore, East Gould Boonshoro, iwaryland "Oh Maryland, my Maryland" . . . horseback enthusiast . . . dangling earrings . . . straight skirts . . . "What gave you your first clue?" . . . ambition: nursing and marriage . . . sympa- thetic . . . Vel. Collection 3,43 World Outreach 23 International Week-end Comm. 23 T.D. Workshop 33 T.D.D. Workshop 33 Tree Day 1,21 Soccer 23 Life Saving 43 Swimming Instructors 43 Choir I,2,3,4Q Chimes 43 Sigma Delta 23 Library Council 3. VALERIE MAE PRENTICE Revell- Hollon, Eos! Mrlrffzlrznd 405 ll40l1Ff1HII Ave. New London, C0l1fll'l'lIf'lll Oh, those college week-ends . . . expressive face . . . science . . . "Guess what, Pug" . . . bubbling with vitality . . . pretended innocence . . . laugh- able 'n' lovable . . . Val. Usher 2,33 Collection 43 Hall Outing Rep. 43 Fire Captain 43 Hall Class Rep. 33 T.D.D. Workshop 43 Tree Day 1,2,3,43 Basketball 1,2,3,43 Softball 1,2,3,43 Hockey 43 Badminton 33 Choir 1,2.3,43 Tau Pi 43 Sigma Delta 23 Sock and Buskin 1. MIRANDA REDFIELD 12 Resorl Hmm' Revell- Ilollon, Merrill- Keep Harbor 1i6fll'h, llflirh. "Peachy Keen!" . . . collects Mexican Air Mails . . . phone calls from "cousins" . . . Harbor Beach . . . eye a la hair . . . yearbook . . . Randi. Honor Roll 2a,4a3 Worship Committee 43 House Prayers Chairman 43 Class Social Chairman 33 Editor-in-chief of Yearbook 43 Tree Day I,2Q Tennis All Star I,2,3Q Softball 33 Basketball 23 Chancel 43 Glee Club 33 Choir 1,2,3,43 Tau Pi 3,43 Sigma Delta 23 Sock and Buskin 1. PETRA RESSLER 36-22 172 Slrwf Cenier Gould Flushing 58, New York Choir lists . . . our meticulous gal . . . likes stacks of mail . . . and English Lit . . . "Oh, she'll have conniptions" . . . up-to-date N.S.G, Scrapbook . . . Petie. Usher 33 Collection 3,43 Worship Committee 43 House Prayers Chairman 43 Tree Day 3,41 Soccer All Star 33 Volleyball All Star 33 Basketball 33 Chancel 43 Choir 3,43 Choir Secretary 43 Chimes 43 Tau Pi 3,4. 64 LEE REYNOLDS iWapIrcSlmr11- Road West M arqufznd i7l'fIdlHI'f0II?f1, I :0FlIllfl'fff'l1f The singing cop . . . curly top! . . . "What say?" . . . calculus! ! I. . . harmony . . . "Shhhh!" . . . "Oh joy and blisters!" . . . noon notices, whoops! . . . athletic . . . Lee. Student Ofhcer 43 Fire Lieutenant 33 Hall Treas- urer 33 N.A.A. Treasurer 43 Tree Day 3,43 Hockey 4, All Campus 33 Basketball All Star 33 Softball All Campus 33 Chancel 3,43 Estey 43 Glee Club 33 Choir 3,4. SARAH EDDY REYNOLDS 35 l,f1lff'Ui1'w Aim. IVeslon J !1II1l'Sf0Il7f'l, New York t'Calling Nurse Reynolds" . . . or maybe an artist . . . or a golf pro . . . terrlfic sense of humor . . . "Who'll help with this knitting?,' . . . all smiles . . . Sally. Community Service 33 N.A.A. Rep. 3,42 Tree Day 43 Tennis 3,43 Skiing 3,43 Softball 3,43 Chancel 43 Choir 3,43 Federalists 3,43 Tau Pi 3. JUDY LOUISE RICHARDSON East Jllhrquand l2l2 Park .-lvmuf' Q Orange, Trxtas 4'Hurry up, Genie" . . . Lee, Mass.,-versus Texas?? . . . "But, why? !" . . . true friend in every sense . . . quiet Charm . . . Judy. Student Officer 43 Campus Guide 33 Usher 33 Collection 43 Community Service 33 Tree Day 3,43 Tennis 33 Basketball 3,43 Hockey 43 Choir 3,43 Chimes 4. f LIDA BETH ROBINSON 31 iWr1r11lnwnlSIref'l E as! f,'0I1f'OI'd, .'lIflSSf1l'l1l1S4'1fS Flapping buckles . . . t'Patriots Day" in Concord . . . an unfailing friend . ready to help . . . homemade food . . . flaming red hair . . . that's our Beth. Campus Guide 43 Tree Day 3,43 Soccer All Star 33 Tennis 3.43 Skiing 33 Choir 3.43 Chimes 4. NANCY JANE ROOPE Pr1rlwrSI1w'l Easl ll'i11r'lu'sl1'r, ,NIMH llfzlnpxliirc Record collection . . . short and sweet3 dainty and neat . . . Kennebunk Beach . . . unique walk . . . gentle but firm . . . Roopie. Student Officer 43 Collection 43 Fire Lieutenant 43 Tree Day 3,43 Tennis 33 Volleyball 33 Choir 3,43 Chimes 4. 65 ,IOANNA RUDGE 330 Challerion Parkway Easl Marquand While Plains, New York Shining black hair . . . dependable . . . expressive eyes . . . winner of every argument . . . accent on dramatics . . . independent . . . Jo. Honor Roll 3b5 College Cevenol Rep. 45 Red Cross Rep. 35 Hall Class Rep. 45 Tree Day 35 Basketball 35 Hockey 45 Chancel 45 Glee Club 35 Choir 3,45 Tau Pi 45 Library Council 4. 5 EUGENIA L. SCANDRETT P1easanlIIiIlRri. Easl Ilflarqzland Cornwall, N010 York Swimming 'n' diving . . . West Point . . . "Pom- poms" . . . shutting off alarm clocks, grrr! . . . "I'm coming, Judy" . . . everyone's favorite . . . Genie. Student Officer 45 Campus Guide 45 Usher 35 Collection 45 Community Service 35 Color Guard 35 Tree Day 3,45 Hockey All Campus 35 Volley- ball 35 Basketball 35 Softball 3,45 Swim Team 45 Swimming Instructors 45 Choir 3,45 Chimes 4, SHEILA SCHECHTMAN 62 Dover Road Cenler Gould New Brilain, C0nr1er'lif'L1I Loves unusual earrings . . . and sleepovers . . . beautiful clothes . . . neat hair . . . "Didn't you read the bulletin board?" . . . Sheila. Usher 2.35 Campus Guide 2,35 Hall Class Rep. 45 Tree Day 2,3,45 Basketball 35 Soccer 45 Tennis 2,3,45 Choir 2,3,45 Chimes 45 Tau Pi 3,4. MARY GAIL SCOTT 4404 VVesIern Avenue Wes! Gould lVashingl0n 16, D.C. Perfect posture . . . "Is there another cup of coffee?" . . . a will of her own . . . typing to music . . . "Now, in Washington" . . . always to be remembered , . . Gail. Hall Community Service Rep. 45 Choir 3,4. ANN ELIZABETH SCOVEL Stony Point Hillside-Crane New York Blonde angel with the devil in her eye . . . Estey and onward . . . pride and joy long nails . . . future in nursing . . . bubbling with enthusiasm . . . Scoop. Hall Songlcader 45 Hall Music Rep. 45 Fire Lieutenant 45 Choir 3,45 Chancel 3,45 Estey 3.4. 66 CYNTHIA LANFARE SHELDON NANCY D. SELIN 1 Woodlawn Way Ilillside-Crane Chaflzamport, Jllassacliusells Early riser! . . . dark-eyed actress with a flair for math . . . "Just give me a sailboat and the Cape" . . . perseverence . . . Dawn. Fire Captain 43 Tree Day 3.43 Choir 3,43 Tau Pi 3,4. llloore, lVoslon 46 lVindsor Road Nezv Britain, Conn. Rare sense of humor . . . Charles Addams car- toons . . . "Bob and Ray" . , . "Why must skirts fall off hangers?" . . . "The Vineyard" . . . many sided . . . Cinny. Usher 2,31 Collection 3,43 Worship Committee Chairman 43 Community Service 33 Hall Social Chairman 43 House Prayers Chairman 43 Tree Day 2,3,43 Skiing 2.3,4Q Basketball All Star 33 Chancel 43 Glee Club 33 Choir 2,3,43 Chimes 43 Sigma Delta 23 Library Council 3. MADGE G. SHREVE 89-19-216Slr1'e! .VI1'rrill- Keep Quooris Village 8, New York "Enh-h-h!" . . . coy smile . . . Ohio Wesleyan - that's the place! . . . there's an actress in our midst . . . ever effervescent . . . Madge. Collection 3,43 Counting Collection 2,3,4Q Color Guard 33 Tree Day 2,33 Ping Pong All Campus 3: Basketball 23 Volleyball 23 Softball 23 Tennis 2,33 Choir 2,3,4Q Tau Pi 4, SERENA SMITH Ken! School Ifezwll- Hollon, Cl'flll'l' Goulrl Kenl, Comieclicul Argyles . . . Navy . . . Kent . . . straight black hair . . . quiet dignity . . . always cool, always slightly amused . . . Serena. Student Officer 43 Hall Outing Rep. 33 Fire Lieu- tenant 23 Hall Class Rep. 2: Softball All Campus 13 Badminton 4, All Campus 2.33 Tennis 3, All Campus 13 Basketball 1, All Star 33 Volleyball All Star 23 Glee Club 33 Choir 1,2,3,43 Chimes 43 Sock and Buskin -1. VIRGINIA DORCAS SMITH Cenler Gould 1425 Norlhoniplon Slrerfl Holyoke, Nlrlssrlchusells Designing and nursing . . . crazy about cats . . . perfectionist . . . "Three cheers for the Red Sox!" . . . putting things off again! . . . Ginny. Campus Guide 3.43 Usher 33 Collection 43 Tree Day 3,43 Choir 3,43 Tea 'n' Talk 3. 67 ARDIS JEAN SOUTER 46 Gl'l'l'l1lfIIUI1 Slreel Revell- llollon, lfrrsl ll"1lIl'lllIfllIll Full River, lllrlss, Definitely Psi U! . . . Spanish enthusiast . . . sailing , . . effervescent personality . . . respected and loved . . . that's our Pug. Student Officer 43 School Entertainment Comm. 43 Usher 33 Community Service 13 Hall N.A.A. Rep. 13 Fire Lieutenant 1,33 Class Recording Secretary 33 T.D. Workshop 33 Tree Day 1,2,3,4Q Hockey All Campus 33 Chancel 3,43 Glee Club 23 Choir l,2,3,43 Tau Pi 43 Sock and Buskin 1. MARY LOUISE SPRAGUE Maple LQ!! Revell- Ilollon, Merrill- Keep Hrmcoelf, N. II, Future Channel swimmer . . . explanations in order . . , N. H. what a place! . . . bubbling with enthusiasm . . . Spraglet. Student Ofhcer43Campus Guide 1,2,3,43 Fire Lieutenant 1,33 Swim. Dem. 23 Swim Team 4, All Campus 1,23 Basketball 1,3,43 Swimming Instructors 33 Lifesaving 33 Choir 1,2,3,43 Chimes 43 Tau Pi 43 Sigma Delta President 23 Sock and Buskin 1. VIRGINIA SPRY 28 Blake Slrcel Revell- Ilollon, East i7l'1l1l'ljlll1I1f1' lVeslbor0, lllf1SS, Oh, those dimples! . . . bundle of laughter . . . always dancing . . . talent for trouble . . . the bookstore again . . . vivacious . . . Ginny. Campus Guide 23 Usher 33 Collection 43 Fire Lieutenant 43 Hall Class Rep. 23 Tree Day 1,2, 3,43 Hockey 33 Soccer 43 Volleyball 2,31 Tennis 23 Chancel 43 Glee Club 33 Choir 1,2,3,43 Sigma Delta 2g Sock and Buskin 1. CAROLYN M. STEADLER 127 Cl'I1ll'fIl rlw. Easl lwnrqimnfl Drrllon, i7llfISS!II'l1l1St'llS Short curly hair . . . pert nose . , . able athlete . . . "Lights out, please!" . . . Hmmm, mashed potatoes . . . industrious worker . . . Susie. Student Officer 43 Campus Guide 33 Usher 3: Collection 43 Hall N.A.A. Rep. 33 Chairman of Outing 43 Tree Day 3,43 Swim. Dem. 3,43 Swim Team 4, All Star 33 Basketball 4, All Star 3: Tennis 33 Hockey 43 Volleyball 4: Choir 3,43 Chimes 4. NANCY KATHLEEN STEWART llf00I'l', EUS! Goulrl, 1i,l'Ill'll-llfllllill 51 llvIll'I1ltl'Sl. lirolnn, Conn. "People - I love 'em!" . . . tells stories like a windmill . . . sleepovers and hockey . . . Revell . . . black coffee inspired by Miss Durfee . . . always happy . . . Nan. Honor Roll 2a, 2b3 Student Officer 43 Usher 23 Rural Work 33 Community Service 23 Chairman of Forums 33 Hall Cabinet Rep. 43 Hall Outing Rep. 43 Fire Captain 43 Hall Community Service Rep. 23 Class Treasurer 3,43 Tree Day 2,3,43 Chancel 33 Glee Club 33 Choir 2,3,43 Library Council 2. 68 4 5-iw .fx LEONIE JOY STRACHAN Soulh Willard Sl. .'VIoore, Eos! Gould Burlington, Vermont Blonde boyish bob . . . free time was made for sports . . . knowing chuckle . . . need a lawyer? head buried in an historical novel . . . likeable . . . Lanny. Usher 2,35 Collection 3,45 Hall N.A.A. Rep. 3,45 Tree Day 2,3,45 Skiing 25 Swim Team All Star 2, All Campus 35 Lacrosse 35 Basketball 35 Hockey 2,45 Badminton 45 Softball All Star 2, All Campus 35 Chancel 3,45 Choir 2,3,45 Orchestra 2,3. NANCY ANN STUART 115 Fennlwrook Road VVesl0n WTS! llarlford, COIlIle"f'ffl'lIf Dancing sprees . . . jazz . . . non conformity . . . "Where were we?" . . . absorbing interest in everything - especially people . . . Mouse- tradamus . . . future journalist . . , Stuart. Rural Work 45 Hall Cabinet Rep. 45 Senior Sec- tion Editor of Yearbook 45 Tree Day 3,42 Skiing 35 Choir 3,4. LOURANA LOWRY SWIFT Eaglebrook School Revell- Holton, II'esl rwllffjlldlld Devljfielll, illass. Infectious smile . . . "Omigosh" . . . reminder lists . . . full of C.G.A. business . . . Yalef men! . . . a future in music . . . "Turn the vic down!" . . . skiing . . . Laurie. Chairman of C.G.A. 45 Student Officer 45 Rural Work 35 Hall Social Chairman l5 Hall Songleader 35 Class Corresponding Secretary 35 Class Song- leader 1,25 Ski Patrol 35 Tree Day l,2,3.45 Skiing 1,35 All Campus 25 Chancel 35 Glee Club 35 Choir 1,2,3,45 Orchestra 1,25 Band 1. MARGOT LEILANI TALMAGE Moore, lVe.sl Gould 15 Sozllh 4ll1 Sllwl Ilzulson, LVCIU York Wavy blonde hair , . . practical prankster . . . "Will you take collection Sunday?" . . . versatile athlete . . . original ideas . . . Margot. Campus Guide 2,3.4: Usher 2.35 Collection 3, Chairman 45 Hall N.A.A. Rep. 2.45 Fire Lieu- tenant 45 Tree Day 2.3.45 Swim. Dem. 35 Swim Team All Star 2, All Campus 35 Archery 3,45 Tennis 35 Swimming Instructors 35 Rhythmical Swimming 35 Choir 2,3,45 Chimes 45 Library Council 2. JULIA STRONG TAYLOR 1508 1"airizlg0 Drive Moorcf, Ifasl Gould 1flllffS'l10l'f, Tl'Il1ll'SSl'l' That voice --a man or Julie? . . . hand knit sweaters . . . international relations , . . impish grin . . . Confederate flag . . . "Dadgimmit!" . . . Julie. Student Officer 45 Collection 3,45 Chairman of Forums 45 College Cevenol Rep. from Cabinet 45 Hall Cabinet Rep. 25 Tree Day 2,3,45 Hockey 4, All Star 25 Skiing 2,45 Volleyball Theory 35 Lacrosse 4, All Star 35 Softball 4, All Star 2,35 Chancel 45 Choir 2,3,45 Orchestra 2,3,45 Chimes 4, 69 8229 5 E A W? ,, ' f' :. 4- 4 . -" I V lfv' V t X MARGARET BLISS TAYLOR lVIoore, Merrill- Keep 272 Roycrofl Avenue Long Beach, California Strawberry blonde . . . California Bears - Rah, Rah! . . . connoisseur of clothes . . . gullible but a good sport . . . "Aren't you going on the bike hike?" . . . "Hi!" . . . Margie. Usher 2,33 Hall Outing Rep. 43 Fire Lieutenant 2,43 Hall Class Rep. 33 Tree Day 2,3,4Q Hockey 23 Volleyball 2, All Campus 33 Skiing 2,33 Baseball All Star 2,33 Tennis All Star 33 Soccer 43 Choir 2,3,43 Library Council 3. JANE ANN TEUFEL 180 Mason Street Itezwll- Holton, East Gould Greenwich, Conn. Cosmopolitan . , . "Canadienne" hockey stick?? . . . fabulous collection of the miscellaneous . . . "What do you think this is, a democracy?" . . . off to see the world in a convertible . . . Tuffy. Usher 2,43 Collection 3,41 Community Service 2,33 World Outreach 13 Hall Social Chairman 43 Fire Lieutenant 13 Class Treasurer 23 T.D. Work- shop 43 T.D.D. Workshop 43 Tree Day 3,4Q Choir 1,2,3,43 Chimes 43 Sigma Delta 23 Sock and Buskin 13 Library Council 1,2,3,4. MARI THIRLKELD 55 Sheridan Avenue West Marquand, Merrill- Keep Mt. Vernon,N. Y. "Wowzers" . . . a style all her own . . . "Terrzz!" . . . curtain calls . . . Hamletish hair cuts . . . on the trigger, wit and talent . . . Thirlkelburger. Color Guard 23 Choir 3,41 Orchestra 23 Associate Editor of the Literary Magazine 3,43 Tau Pi 3, Vice-President 4g Sigma Delta 2. JOAN MARILYN THOMAS Box 315 Moore, Center Gould Olisville, New York Musical . . . that's a memory?! . . . "I-ley! Listen to this!!" . . . movie magazines . . . big brown eyes . . . good-natured . . . future hotel owner . . . Lyn. Usher 2,33 Collection 33 World Outreach 23 Hall Songleader 23 Hall Music Rep. 4g College Cevenol Rep. 23 Tree Day 23 Chancel 3,43 Estey 3,43 Choir 2,3,4Q Band 2. HELEN SCOTT THOMPSON Box 285 Center Gould Morristown, New Jersey Interest in science and music . . .loves dogs . . . hates diving , . . avid procrastinator . .D . "Not chocolate lush!" . . . guileless . . . Tommie. World Outreach 43 Big Sister Rep. 43 Tree Day 43 Choir 3,43 Chimes 4. 70 JOAN HULL TIFFIN 14 Bentay Drive Center Gould Harrison, New York "Listen, you know what?" . . . the Dodgers . . . Tony Martin . . . "Oh, no! Not another tire drill!" . . . shoes galore . . . the smart look in smart clothes . . . Tiffy. Campus Guide 3,43 Usher 33 Collection 43 Hall Music Rep. 33 Tree Day 3,43 Chancel 43 Choir 3,43 Tea 'nl Talk 3. SUSAN TILLYER Sturbrirlge lVeston Massachusetts Famous hat collection . . . "Hey what" . . . variety of glasses . . . avid knitter . . . no lipstick . . . confusing love life . . . diversified nicknames . . . our southpaw . . . Sue. Rural Work 43 Big Sister Rep. 43 Soccer 33 Skiing 3,43 Badminton 43 Softball 33 Choir 3,4. ANN ELIZA TIMBRELL 48 Garden Street W'est Gould New Britain, Connecticut Cute, blond and trim . . . clothes on lend-lease . . . knit one, slip one . . . late afternoon walks . . . future in religious education . . . Tim. Student Officer 43 Campus Guide 3,43 Rural Work 43 Community Service 33 Hall Social Chairman 43 Color Guard33 Hall Community Service Rep. 33 Tree Day 3,43 Tennis 33 Volleyball 33 Choir 3,43 Tau Pi 3, Chairman of Makeup 4. JEAN TOLMAN 129' West Street Revell- Holton, Merrill-Keep Keene, N. H. Those mid-western Chi Phis . . . a bright spot in a dull day . . . New Hampshire from the word "go" . . . Rally! Republicans . . . Tolly. Student Officer 43 Usher 33 Community Service 13 Class President 13 Tree Day 2,3,43 Tennis 2,3,4, All Campus 13 Basketball 13 Swim Team 13 Ski- ing 2,4, All Star 33 Softball l,2,3,43 Chancel 43 Glee Club 33 Choir l,2,3,43 Orchestra 33 Chimes 4. RUTH GIBSON TULEY Allrrton Road East Gould Naugatuck, Connecticut History whiz . . . did somebody say puppies? . . . "Oh, those hamburgers!" . . . consistently good-natured . . . short brown hair and freckles . . . ambition: extensive travel . . . Ruth. Treasurer of Cabinet 43 Usher 33 Collection 43 Counting Collection 43 Tree Day 3,43 Volleyball 33 Basketball 33 Soccer 43 Chancel 43 Glee Club 33 Choir 3,43 Chimes 4. 71 PATRICIA UNDERHILL Revell- Hollon, Cenler Gould, 1?r'1i1'll- Hollon 2 Norllz Hanrlolpli Avenue Pouglzlfeepsie, New York Class of '55 . . . friendly sparkle and a merry song . . , life- it's wonderful! . . . apples and a yellow slicker . . . Mr. Appopolous . . . she shall have music wherever she goes . . . Pat. Honor Roll la, lb, 2a3 Student Officer 43 Hall Songleader 43 College Cevenol Rep. 3,43 Fire Lieutenant 23 Big Sister Rep. 3,41 Class President 23 Class Secretary 13 Tree Day 4g Chancel 43 Choir l,2,3,4. FAITH WAGNER Lakeliille Revell- Holton, Weslon, Revell- Iloltan Conneeticul Friendly with the Chamber Bunny . . . tarantula- phobia . . . those wonderful freshmen . . . it's fun to be crazy . . . unoficial psychiatry . . . softheart . . . Faith. Student Officer 43 Campus Guide 33 Counting Collection 33 Community Service 33 Hall N.A.A. Rep. 43 Health Rep. 33 Hall Class Rep. 43 Tree Day 1,2,3,4Q Basketball 2,33 Soccer 43 Skiing 13 Tennis 1,2,3Q Choir 1,2,3,43 Library Council 2,4. MARY CLARISSE WALTON 280 Riziinglon St. Cenler Gould New York Cily, New York "Simply fabulous!!" . . . always a song . . . snap, crackle, pop! . . . party planner . . . bubbling friendliness . . . timelyC?D expressions . . . Skip. Collection 43 Hall Social Chairman 43 Tree Day 3,43 Tennis 43 Hockey 33 Chancel 43 Estey 43 Glee Club 33 Choir 3,43 Chimes 43 Tau Pi 4. CAROLE ANN WALZER 637 Mill Plain Road West Marquand Fairfield, Conneclicul Black curls . . . sundaes . . . tire drills-who invented them? . . . day dreamer . . . "Oh, sugar" . . . always late . . . Iowa . . . full of the devil . . . Carole. Campus Guide 33 Tree Day 3,43 Tennis 33 Soccer 4g Basketball 43 Skiing 33 Choir 3,43 Chimes 4. ANN PRIOR WASHBURN 24 Cooli . dg Moore, Center Gould, Moore Arlinglon, Nlass. All star-in more ways than one . . . "For heaven's sake" . . . more pep and Moore pep . . . love for peppermint-stick ice cream and short hair cuts . . . Annie. Student Officer 43 Usher 2,33 Collection 3,43 Rural Work 33 Choral Speaking 23 Hall Outing Rep. 23 Fire Captain 43 Hall Class Rep. 3,43 Tree Day 2,3,4Q Hockey 4, All Star 23 Badminton All Star 33 Softball 2, All Star 33 Basketball Theory 33 Chancel 3,43 Choir 2,3,4. ' e Road 72 ELIZABETH VVATTS I,0l'lIIl0I't' Road East Davidson, North Carolina "Hi-y'all" . . . everybody's friend . . . "Can I borrow a kleenex?" . . . Rah, Davidson . . . boy- ish bob . . . personality plus . . . smiles and cheerfulness , . . Bett. Big Sister Rep. 45 T.D.D. Workshop 45 Tree Day 3.45 Tennis 35 Basketball 4, All Campus 35 Hockey 45 Volleyball 35 Glee Club 35 Choir 3,4. CORNELIA WAYLAND-SMITH Center Gould 162 Kenwood Avenue Oneida, New York "What say?" . . . mealtime will power . . . com- munity argyles . . . Colgate . . . pleasant dis- position . . . gum in perpetual motion . . . end- less laughter . . . Nini. Campus Guide 3: College Cevenol Rep. 45 Tree Day 3,45 Basketball 45 Chancel 45 Glee Club 35 Choir 3,45 Tau Pi 4. JULIE WELLS 1451 Lehigh Parkway South East Gould Allentown, Pennsylvania Whole-hearted laughter . . . ambitious and ener- getic . . . passion for ice cream and dill pickles . . . operatic aspirations . . . bright colors and rosy cheeks . . . Julie. 5 Hall Music Rep. 45 Basketball 3,45 Tennis 45 Baseball 2,3,45 Team Sports 35 Badminton 35 Chancel 3,45 Estey 45 Choir 253,45 Orchestra 2,3. 'SHIRLEY ANN WELLS R.F.D. fl Hills ide-Crane Lowell, Massachusetts "Don't get exhaboobiatedf' . . . always having "kittens" . . . future nurse . . . big brown eyes . . . concern for everyone . . . loyal to room- mate . . . Shirl. Community Service 35 Big Sister Rep. 45 Tree Day 35 Tennis 3,45 Volleyball 35 Skiing 35 Soft- ball 35 Chancel 45 Glee Club 35 Choir 3,4. BRENDA ANNE WHALLEY Forest View Farm Jlfloore, East Charlotte, Vermont Wild about horses . . . laundry service . . . sincerity surpasses all . . . U. of Vermont . . . long blonde hair . . . she thinks while others talk . . . Brenda. Fire Lieutenant 25 Hall Class Rep. 45 Tennis 25 Volleyball 25 Basketball 35 Soccer 4, All Campus 35 Softball 35 Archery 25 Choir 2,3,4. 73 Vie ,ff If ' r : GENEVA CAROL WHITNEY Wilton Hillside-Crane Connecticut Animals, the country, and snow . . . "Oh, dear, what shall I do?" . . . little scarves . . . Our Social Chairman . . . Geneva. Student Officer 43 Community Service 23 Hall Class Rep. 33 Big Sister Rep. 43 Class Social Chairman 43 Tree Day 2,3,43 Hockey All Star 2,33 Volleyball All Star 33 Tennis 33 Chancel 3,43 Estey 43 Glee Club 33 Choir 2,3,4Q Chimes 43 Sigma Delta 2. SUSAN LOUISE WILLIAMS R.F.D. 53 Revell- Holton, West Marquand Great Barrington Massachusetts Black hair . , . cheeseburgers . . . statistician . . . "Step on it before it multiplies" . . . Broad- way . . . Dixieland . . . schizophrenia . . . Suzie. Worship Committee 43 House Prayers Chairman 43 Tree Day 33 Tennis 2,33 Softball 13 Basketball 33 Chancel 3,43 Estey 43 Glee Club 33 Choir 1,2,3,4Q Tau Pi 3,43 Sigma Delta 23 Sock and Buskin 13 Library Council 2,3Q Chess Club 4. LUELLA ANNE WILSON Revell- Holton, lVest Gould Creole Petroleum Corp. Apartado 889 cfo Materials Caracas, Venezuela, S. A. The South American way . . . dangling earrings . . . continental mail and male . . . a social whirl flapping slippers . . . fun and friends . . . Willy. T.D. Workshop 43 T.D.D. Workshop 33 Tree Day 1,2,3,4Q Tennis 1,43 Volleyball 2,31 Badminton 23 Choir l,2,3,43 Chimes 43 Tau Pi 3,43 Sock and Buskin 1. NANCY WILSON 2 Valley Road Moore, Center Gould Nahant, Mass. Sports . . . loves original or unusual people , . . always a Joke . . . "Hi ya" for everyone . . . unforgettable uniqueness . . . Willie. C.G.A. Campus Rep. 43 Fire Lieutenant 23 Class N.A.A. Rep. 23 Chairman of N.A.A. 43 Tree Day 2,3,4Q Swim. Dem. 33 Hockey 3,4, All Star 23 Swim Team 4, All Campus 2,33 Basketball All Campus 2,33 Softball All Campus 2,33 Badminton 4, All Star 33 Basketball Theory 33 Choir 2,3,4. NANCY C. WILSON 26 Kelvin Place Hillside-Crane Ithaca, New York Talkative miss . . . fluttering eyelashes . . . in- cessant typist . . . weekly ski magazines . . . one man's gal . . . where? Hermon . . . "Wheeee!" . . . Willie. Usher 33 Fire Captain 43 Hall Community Service Rep. 3,43 T.D. Workshop 43 Tree Day 3,43 La- crosse 33 Team Sports 43 Rhythmical Swimming 3: Choir 3,43 Library Council 3,4. 74 LEANNA CAWLEY YOUNG 3 Northway Moore, Merrill- Keep Bronxville, New York "Now, don't you really think?" . . . there's something about a car . . . our Oxford Companion on Northfield Students . . . pinkish specs . . . beaming friendliness for everyone . . . Leanna. Honor Roll 2a, 2b, flag Student Ofiicer 4g C.G.A. Class Rep. 33 Usher 35 Collection 33 Counting Collection 2,3g Community Service 33 World Out- reach 2g Class President 43 Tree Day 2,3,4g Tennis 45 Softball 2,33 Volleyball 35 Choir 2,3,4g Chimes 4. METTE NYGARD Gml. ljl'IlIIlIIll'llSlll'l l25 EUS! RlllI1SlfI!l near Oslo, ixvilfllllllj Exchange student from Norway Red-gold hair and blue eyes . . . bilingual humor . . , Spanish fan . . . constantly singing , . . Grieg on the piano . . , the Hash of knitting needles . . . . friendly dorm visits . . . "Oh, really?" , . . slangy quips . . . an all-around A gal . . . international relations personified . . . Mette. CTF CLASS OFFICERS: First row: M. Moses, M, Redfield: Second row: G. Whitney. L. Young, S. Householderg Third row: N. Stewart. M. Ottey. M. Brewster, D. Nichols. 75 CLASS ORATION, 1952 To most people the word "graduation" conveys the idea of the completion of one period in a person's life and the commencement of another. Thus we, who are about to graduate, will soon have reached that stage and will be turning to discover what the future holds for us. At times of graduation one often hears it said that we have not really reached an end, but rather a beginningg that the future is now all important, and to look back at the past is to engage in the foolish sentimentality of reminiscence. Yet in spite of this current opinion, do not most of us, as we arrive at the end of our Northheld years, feel some natural tendency to look back on the rich experiences of the past? There are no two of us alike, and yet each of us has found something at Northfield that gives rise to a feeling of sadness at graduation: and this feeling is entirely right and natural. We are going to miss our friends, we are go- ing to miss our teachers, and we are going to miss those dozens of little personal things that seem to mean something to us and to no one else: a shaft of sunlight that pierces the chapel window to illuminate the transept, the smell of burning leaves in October, or the sound of the snowplow grating on the sidewalk before the rising bell. Not only is this a natural time to look back, it is a good time. The past few years assume something of their right perspective from the point of vantage which we now have gained, and the hurdles which at one time seemed tremendous, now, as we look back, have shrunk into the right proportion to our daily lives. That source theme- it was a real race, but we got it in on time, and the history mid-year was not worth half the agony we spent on it. Our Northfield experience takes on a new unity, and instead of thinking of it in terms of a set of small daily or weekly tasks and pleasures, we can see the more important yearly trends which our lives have taken, and we can see and evaluate our accomplishments in their entirety. Though there is some real value in looking back at the past, there are also several dangers of which we must be aware if we do not want our retrospect to become more of a disadvantage than an asset. The first of these dangers is a natural tendency to set apart some period in the past of which we are thinking and to forget that this part of our lives is both significant for and related to our present Way of living. A second danger of which we must be aware is the tendency to look to the past not objectively or honestly, but rather to look to a past which, as a means of escape, we have distorted into a wild dream of perfect happiness in which we have purposely forgotten all the harsh or bitter experiences and glorified far out of propor- tion all the happy ones. There were probably very few of us who were immediately happy when we first came to Northfield. We had hard adjustments to make and hard lessons to learn, but it was as much if not more by these hard experiences as by the happy ones that we benefited and grew in understanding. We shall continue to learn by both the hard and the easy, the joyful and the sad for the rest of our lives, and though we may not have the same security later on that we have had here, still we shall probably not find that our years at Northfield lacked the difficulties and decisions that are a part of anyone's life at any time. If we are aware of the two dangers that are involved in looking back, then we can really benefit by pausing now to live again and newly appreciate our Northfield years.. The past towards which we have been looking is of no actual value to us unless it has become an integrated part of our lives. This year our motto is: "We build the ladder on which we climb." Right now we are on one of the bottom rungs of our ladder, and we must not forget that it is the bottom rungs which must be the strongest for they are the support and the foundation for all those later to be built above them. The most fundamental rung which we have been building is our religion. In an atmosphere of complete religious freedom, we have been able to mold our discoveries into convictions, and our convictions into our own religious faith. There were probably some of us who, when we first came to Northfield, were not even sure that we believed in God. It would have been well if we could have read a letter written from Thomas jefferson to Peter Carr in 1787. In this letter, Jefferson advises Carr to "Fix reason hrmly in her seat, and call to her tribunal every fact, every opinion. Question with boldness even the existence of a Godg because, if there be one, he must more approve of the homage of reason, than that of blindfolded fear." Our Bible classes have led us in this very search. For us the fundamental literature of Christianity has been variously interpreted. From these interpretations we have been free to draw our own conclusions and to incorporate these conclusions into our own faith. It is not only in the classroom, however, that we have been stimulated in our search. A remark heard, while I was walking from Palmer to Stone, seems to illustrate well the extent of the religious opportunity at Northfield. A girl said, "Our trouble is that we have so many good chapel speakers that we just aren't impressed any more." How true this is! Probably we will not really appreciate our daily Chapel, our Community Service. our silent time, our Sunday service, and the many fine speakers we have heard, until we reach college where it will be our own decision whether or not we even attend church once a week. Our realiza- tion of the value of the religious opportunity we have had here should give us the determi- nation to continue building a rung so soundly begun. Our Northfield years have been spent living cooperatively. In the future we shall probably remember "dummy" as vividly as any aspect of our school life. We all gained a certain satis- faction when we realized that our job, no matter how small. was an indispensable link in a closely-knit, smooth running system. Nevertheless, we are all human, and who can deny us our privilege to gripe? It would have been far too much to ask the erstwhile cook to grin and bear it when the whole French class objected so to the smell of onions that she was surrounded by empty seats. Remember the day that it took a good fifteen minutes to extricate one luck- less student from the interior of the dish machine which she was trying to wash? Well, that really was the last straw. But dummy was certainly not always so hectic. The steady routine of learning our Spanish vocabulary while sweeping the stairs at 8:25, rising before the sun morning after morning to go on breakfast prep, or scrubbing dinner tins until our motions were like clockwork, these things, perhaps we shall remember more than the amusing inci- dents that broke our day by day routine. For the patience, the etiiciency, the cooperative spirit, and the ability to find pleasure in a job well doneg for these things that dummy has taught us, we are grateful. Here at school the way has been opened up for each one of us to begin her own discovery of beauty and of truth. We have been able to pursue this discovery in vastly varied fields: in 76 sciences, history, Bible or languages, in English or mathematics or music or art, in acting, in athletics, or in extra-curricular activities. Let us look first at the qualities acquired by a stu- dent of sciences. Accuracy comes immediately to mind. Balancing chemical equations, solv- ing formulas in physics, or distinguishing between the microscopic layers in the tissue of a leafg this kind of mental activity develops an appreciation of precision. A second quality is the ability to reason clearly. To follow and comprehend a scientific process from beginning to end demands the most methodical and logical reasoning. Finally, science awakens our sense of wonder. Who could fail to experience a certain thrill by the discovery that the smallest particle of an element, the atom, is built upon the very same plan as the largest comprehen- sible system, the universe? History is a subject with which no Northfield senior is una cquainted. The principal value of history lies in the perspective with which it provides a student to under- stand the existing situation in the world. Without this perspective, the present condition of the world might well appear hopeless. But a student who has studied the second world war knows that the United States. when previously menaced by a threat equally as formidable as Communism today. was able to overcome with one great united effort, that powerful exterior force. Such a realization supplies the hope and the courage with which to bear the present and work for the future. There are two principal advantages to be gained from a study of the languages. First, learning a foreign language increases a student's appreciation of the English language. Because English is the basic working language, all expressions in a new foreign language must be compared to the corresponding English expression, By translating a foreign language a student becomes more aware of the structure and form of her own language. Second, through the study of a foreign language a student comes in contact with the culture and customs of a foreign people. In this age, when we are citizens of the world rather than of a nation, there can be no doubt of the great value of a knowledge of our foreign neighbors. But of all the fields in which we have pursued our academic search. perhaps the most funda- mental is the field of English. Our study of English here has opened up the way for our own discovery of the great ideas and ideals as they are recorded in literature. In 'Z-l1zIigor1c" we found high idealsg in "Mr1cbelh" we found false ideals. In American literature we have had a glimpse of ideals in their extremes: from the Calvinism of Jonathan Edwards to the Trans- cendentalism of Emerson to the realism of Hemingway. 'One of the primary reasons for a study of literature is to absorb these ideals. To broaden one's experience is a second aim in the field of English. London in Samuel ,Iohnson's day or Paris during the Revolution would be no more than history if such literature as Macauleyls essay or The Tale of Two Cilies could not change these places into sharp reality. To appreciate most literature a student must develop a creative imagination. Finally, through literature can be gained a knowledge of human character. A student either discovers something about the character of the author himself, or he discovers some human traits in the real or fictitious characters which the author is presenting. However, an asset equally important as those gained from literature is the ability to express oneself effectively. Actually to have accomplished anything in the study of English, a student must have learned, by a painstaking study of grammar, how to express herself clearly. Music plays a traditionally large part in the life of a Northfield girl. Whether an Esteyite or just a choir member, she has found pleasure in singing. Who would deny that the hard work of Friday choir rehearsals or Thursday song practices was not amply rewarded when the opening chords of "A Mighty Fortress" echoed through the cavernous auditorium, or "Dost Thou Remember" rose to the rafters of the chapel? Whether a girl has enjoyed sing- ing most, played an instrument in the orchestra, or performed on the piano at a Friday night concert, she has benefited in many ways by her study. A concentrated study of the techni- calities of music is intellectually beneficialg the deep enjoyment of a well performed piece of music is emotionally and spiritually enriching, Art is also an important field at Northfield. Those who have studied art in the classroom have grown in an understanding of line, color and perspective. Those who have not studied art have benefited from the many exhibits set up in the library, particularly the excellent exhibit of Mr. Wolfe's Greek paintings. There is one experience that we shall take with us which is as beautiful as the experience gained from art and music. It has a reality that the passing years can never steal from us. Friendship, whether with another girl, with a teacher or house instructor, or an administrative official, or even with a Hermonite, has played an important part in the process of growing up. We are happy, even happier than usual, that we are seniors and not juniors, for we shall receive our diplomas from Miss Wilson f one whose loving and thoughtful care for us, whose example of courage and faith will shine for us in the years ahead like the eternal flame. Finally, what has been gained from the participation in sports? Good sportsmanship and team work come to mind first. Strenuous exercise to keep one's body physically fit is also an important aim in athletics. Besides these material gains, there is the sheer pleasure of an exciting game played as the late afternoon sun sets afire the clouds over the Connecticut. Closely associated with athletics are other outdoor activities: the exuberant hike through the falling leaves on Mountain Day. fremember how we beat the faculty at softball?j, the giant snow sculpture which so greatly excelled all others, even if the judges didn't agree with us, and the festive atmosphere of Tree Day, no matter what the weather! When we sum up in this way the fields which have been opened for our search and our discovery, does not our opportunity at Northfield indeed seem incredible? There is one source of beauty at Northfield for which we did not even have to search be- yond our campus. No one could live here very long without being aware of the beauty of nature around her. We have become fond of the ridge, the mountains, and the Connecticut Valley as we watched them changed and rechanged by the passing seasons. Probably many of us have the view from our windows, seen in the dim light of morning, the blazing light of noon, or the rosy dusk of evening framed in her memories. We are now almost at the end of our Northfield years. We have had an extraordinary opportunity to build firmly and soundly the bottom rungs of our ladder, and we are now ready to move ahead to the rungs above. In order to build these next rungs we will need to call upon every resource which we have developed here at school. In this way our lives may be compared to a multiplying processg nothing that we do is unrelated to what has gone be- fore it, and our best achievement will be a direct result of our preparation for that work. Very soon our Northfield years will be something in the past, but they will not be an un- related or forgotten part of the past. For if we have made the truths we have found here a living and vital part of our very selves, an integrated and fundamental part of our lives, then the past has given us the strength and the confidence with which to build our lives in the future. Jean Finch 77 gf,- 5 i. XA if ?f !, P Mgt' P 5. L, , , 2 1 I W ,V 11355 eg? ' X , - fix 'an . F ,gm F . 3 V my it ,V was E gui K W if . .f ""- 5 . ,,- ' 53, ,. V 5 " L , 2,5 . . Y I -,, ' an K i V V31 Y , rm gi if ., L 1 ff ' , -. 1 + - fm- 1 , -P P ' Lm , " ' 12- '- if .4 1 , ,uv ' H , -- Yi. . ,. - I' I W' . f , 'f W, A , 1 fe A iafilw ,V '5 .5-5 mf? ' Vwglfgp,-gif ,, 7 ,,,::"'. gr-2, if I L' 5 W, , H , K .1 ffggw' N Q 1 V f ' "Vim 1 1 . GHZ ' " . ' f - , 'K Sf Sify-'Af I 2 1 -M 190 ...M .n....,, on-I sg M? 4 .14- -vii 4,4 fr 3' K to 5' 5 If Q all Q Xl, .Q 1 if G S "e i AA, AAAA 1' , S' ...L 'New - JMX. -,, be ,EE-1 --' K 2 M .-. .kxk ,Q ACKNOWLEDGMENT The 1952 HIGHLIGHTS Board wishes to express its appreciation to all who have helped make this publication possible, especially Mr. Frank Pearsall, DeKane Studio of New York City and the Valley Litho Company of Holyoke, Mass. 79 There is a noble river, that swiftly flows along, It sweeps by many a campus far famed in tale and songg No dearer loved among them all than Northfield grand and strong, For where the purple hills surround as God doth guard His own, There, Alma Mater, are thy courts f but in our hearts thy throne. As sign of our allegiance we wear thy color blue, And gleams the star, six-pointed, o'er loyal hearts and trueg Emblems of truth and symmetry, our high ideals renew, And as one shining star of old did lead at length to God, Guide us forever by thy beams in paths our founder trod. Though short the moments with thee, though years stretch on before, The friends, the truths we gain here shall be ours more and more. We wait with hearts courageous, on the threshhold of life's door, Remembering thou hast taught us that the purpose of our strife Is not to make a living, but to nobly make a life. O Northfield beautiful, O Northfield dear and fair! Loyal and dutiful, thy daughters everywhere Rise up and call thee blessed for thy fostering care. Bertha Louise Clark 80


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