High-Resolution, Full Color Images Available Online
Search, Browse, Read, and Print Yearbook Pages
View College, High School, and Military Yearbooks
Browse our digital annual library spanning centuries
Support the Schools in our Program by Subscribing
Page 40 text:
Home Economics Utilizes Girls' Skills
lust as boys have industrial courses, PHS
girls have an opportunity to study homemaking.
ln home economics, girls learn home manage-
ment, cooking, sewing, and nursing
To major in this tield, a girl must take two
years ot home economics and make a required
number ot articles. These articles are handed
in when completed and returned tor use atter
By using the textbook and various maga-
zines, the girls collect many recipes tor future
reference. They also have a chance to help in
the lunchroom by serving tood during noon
hour, This is practical experience tor these tu-
Personal hygiene is also a very important
part ot this course. lnvolved in this aspect is
the knowledge that the order ot a home retlects
the personal order ol the homemaker.
Making new outfits lor themselves, Pat Baker and
Barbara Lindsay sew carefully and follow pattern
I '-ig .-,"-. A
tt, . .. eta.
"Tum on the timer," Sharon Moore instructs Sue,-
Tov-mgerrt, so my cookies will be vanilla-flavored ine
:Mild ol cliocolate-crisp."
All of these new magazines will surely give Mary
Spencer ard Virginia Chism ni idea.: lor their Easter
57' 1 '
. fl ' S' ' T
I if T Q 4 ' A
f M, 1 A '1,.. --' Q
I , A',2 -D , J, R
., is iq! X -J ' -'
,fd vu Q. 1 440 S
vi f , il" Q
Page 39 text:
I n Shop Classes
To major in industrial arts one must work
three years in either metal shop, printing, draft-
ing, or woodworking and one year in any
other three of these.
Boys who enjoy working with machinery will
be found in a far-off room at PHS learning the
fundamentals of printing. The boys print all
high school passes, grade cards, absentee slips,
and the Peruvian.
The boys must clean the presses, set the type,
and run the machines. Since each individual
letter must be set in type, a printer needs a
great deal of accuracy. Mr. Paul Hahn is the
supervisor of the presses.
"Are you sure you have that paper in straight?" ask Carl Hartisch of lack Iliff a Charlie Harri o
Geberin also learn how to use the flatbed press. Gregg Hall i running off pa on th other p
Page 41 text:
, 9752- "
Q M .A r r
f Q, ,f let! , 't ll
,Q r 1 my -'
l V ,, f W
,V -, gp'
4.2 - L
M331 - , N 'fm'
W 1' -.04 .
, . -4 , .
'ip . Wy . Ar t 1' vw- ...
,f , ,4 5 ,H ,
-may 'M -" ' W 4'5"
Jw.. ,x ,
. s., .
1 Aww, f
V 'ivfii I K iv 'W
' V ',, A ,. ,f
y Nw' 'Weis' 365419. if... 4,
ts??Z.,? .' - 4 A
Giving that extra push to put the volley ball over "On your mark! Get set!" Swimmers dive i
the net is lohnna Ireland, with an assist from Susan quick dash across the "Y" pool. This activity lf ot
Clark. Behind them, other players await their chance. to both boys and girls as a part of the phjfsica fe
Physical Fitness is Fun or Everyone
Modern dancing was the newest attraction
in the girls' physical education classes. Learn-
ing grace and body coordination, the girls por-
trayed trees and spring tlowers to the beat ot
Mrs. Mary Ann Sullivans bongo drums. The
girls also took part in more strenuous activities,
such as volleyball, relays, and tumbling.
Boys' physical education activities were
dodge ball, volleyball, basketball, and tumb-
ling. Most periods also included calisthenics
Both boys and girls participated in the phy-
sical fitness program set up by the national
government. Students learned all the activities
necessary to increase strength and coordina-
tion. Tremendous amounts ot energy and prac-
tice are needed to reach the governments
standards ot titness.
Measuring the span of a student's reach is part ot
the official physical titness tests given at PHS. lim
White, senior, tries his skill as David Felthotl and
Bruce Miller cheer him on.
Suggestions in the Peru High School - Narcissus Yearbook (Peru, IN) collection:
Are you trying to find old school friends, old classmates, fellow servicemen or shipmates? Do you want to see past girlfriends or boyfriends? Relive homecoming, prom, graduation, and other moments on campus captured in yearbook pictures. Revisit your fraternity or sorority and see familiar places. See members of old school clubs and relive old times. Start your search today!
Looking for old family members and relatives? Do you want to find pictures of parents or grandparents when they were in school? Want to find out what hairstyle was popular in the 1920s? E-Yearbook.com has a wealth of genealogy information spanning over a century for many schools with full text search. Use our online Genealogy Resource to uncover history quickly!
Are you planning a reunion and need assistance? E-Yearbook.com can help you with scanning and providing access to yearbook images for promotional materials and activities. We can provide you with an electronic version of your yearbook that can assist you with reunion planning. E-Yearbook.com will also publish the yearbook images online for people to share and enjoy.
Material on this website is protected by copyright laws of the United States and international treaties.
No protected images or material on this website may be copied or printed without express authorization.