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EDITH JONES Y. W. C. A.
Ncligh, Ncbr., can be depended upon once in a while for good scholars, as has been verified by its representative, Miss Edith Jones, who has gained the right of citizenship of that town by serving five years as a heroine of country schools and of the Ncligh Public Schools. Miss Jones has spent three summer terms in Peru and has proven herself a genius in every line, especially in talking to her neighbor in class. She says this year has proven very helpful to her in many ways.
BUNN O. HELMS Everett; Baseball Team, o8, ’09; Athletic Association; Football, '07 Blinn, to use his own words, “is a product of the Peru Model and Normal School,” so we can vouch for his efficiency. He has taken an active part in college athletics. He was a very sober and serious minded young man until last winter, when he became tutor to a German class of one and developed a serious case of loveitis. His condition at present remains the same, but the baseball season with its rush and excitement may allay the disease. Blinn has taught school one year. 11 is ambition is to be a member of the famous Chicago White Sox.
BERNICE BROWN V'. W. C. A.: Philomathcan; Athletic Association Miss Brown came here from the Springview High School four years ago and has returned every year since that time. Her work in the practice school here has been very successful. Her smile docth good iike a medicine, and many are thev at seek it.
EDNA HADLEY Everett; Dramatic Club Miss Hadley has been in school here for five years. She looks on the right side of life, and makes the best of the situation, always. She holds forth in the lobby of the library when things get too boisterous inside.
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KARL L. MEYER
Charter Member Promoters’ Club; Athletic Association; Basket-Ball. '08-09; Glee Club;
Manager Basket-Ball; Peruvian Staff Earl is a native of Peru and has been in‘the Normal department five years. He is a star basket-ball player, having played on the first team two years. Before his departure for Fairbury, where he began teaching this spring, lie was generally known as one of the dorm boys. Mt. Vernon has proven equally as attractive since lie left Peru, and he has returned several times.
Everett; Athletic Association; Basket-Ball Team. ’07-’o8; Assistant English Department Hazel entered the Model School in the sixth grade and has been climbing ever since, until now she has reached the dizzy heights of being a Senior. She is elected to teach in the Hebron schools next fall. Hazel takes an interest in athletics and is a crack basketball player.
DORA B. ZOOK Everett; Athletic Association Dora is one of those quiet little girls, always pegging away at the Library. Her only recreation is “Rowan,” both winter and summer. She has been here five years and has never been called down during that time (?). Her favorite nook is in the shade of the Blankenship pines, and though her home is in Auburn, her heart is here.
Y. M. C. A.; Ciceronian; Latin Club; Mandolin Club; Philomathcan; Athletic Association;
Funny Department Peruvian
Now of our Funny Man you must read.
Whose heart is kind and far from greed;
No matter the hindrances, he goes with case.
For always with him he has the “Keys.”
Graduate Falls City High School. A teacher in rural schools in Richardson county and has been in attendance at the Normal for two years. Guy is a jolly, whole-souled, good fellow. He wishes also for us to say that he has been Assistant in Campustry for ’08- 00 between P. M. and A. M.
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A home product, having grown up in Peru and received her training throughout the entire Normal course, even in the lowest ranks of the Model School. She is a very quiet girl and one who is to try for her first time the task of training the youth of the land.
ALICE DOBBS Philomathean
Miss Dobbs of Beatrice has taught in rural schools and in Beatrice. She is a graduate of Blue Springs High School. Her one year’s stay here has shown that she is a good teacher and one who knows her business.
MABEL A. CiORMLEY Philomathean; Athletic Association; Latin Club (one of the triumvirate); Seward Club;
41 Experience is the best teacher" might well be applied to the work of this young woman, for seven years as teacher in the Seward and Beaver City Crossing schools have given Mabel A. Gormley an enviable record among those who from year to year go forth from these halls. One year and two summer terms here and one summer term at the Wesleyan University have only added to her efficiency and her worth which has lately been recognized by her being given a position in the Omaha schools.
She’s a Mabel that is always able.
MABEL KAUP Philomathean; Athletic Association; Y. Y. C. A.
Dark-eyed Mabel came down here this year to attend school and keep a watchful eye on her big brother. She has succeeded remarkably well in the former, but the latter would necessitate her covering so much ground every evening that she has given it up. She is a good talker, and is interested in the purchase of Canada land. She is a graduate of the Western High School.
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