Rock Island High School - Watchtower Yearbook (Rock Island, IL)

 - Class of 1973

Page 24 of 232

 

Rock Island High School - Watchtower Yearbook (Rock Island, IL) online yearbook collection, 1973 Edition, Page 24 of 232
Page 24 of 232



Rock Island High School - Watchtower Yearbook (Rock Island, IL) online yearbook collection, 1973 Edition, Page 23
Previous Page

Rock Island High School - Watchtower Yearbook (Rock Island, IL) online yearbook collection, 1973 Edition, Page 25
Next Page

Search for Classmates, Friends, and Family in one
of the Largest Collections of Online Yearbooks!



Your membership with E-Yearbook.com provides these benefits:
  • Instant Access to Millions of Yearbook Pictures
  • 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 24 text:

Top Students Gain Recognition The Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude 1 National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test was taken this year by over one mil¬ lion students in about 17,000 secondary schools. Only 15,000 high scoring students received further consideration for Merit Scholarships. Over 37,000 students across the nation were awarded letters of com¬ mendation. Indicating an outstanding ability to do successful college work, the PSAT NMSQ awards provide college bound Rocky students a boost. 1. Ann Erwin, Eileen Anderson, and Craig Blomberg are National Merit Schol¬ arship Semi-Finalists. 2. People who received letters of commendation are ROW 1: LEFT TO RIGHT, Kathy Albrecht, Karen Martensen, Debbie Garber , Don Cochran. ROW 2: Bob Sievers, Ann Michaelson, Brad Osmundson, Tom Rockwell, Steve Vought. ROW 3: Don Gibson, Nikki Wilson, and Rich Wood. 20 Honors

Page 23 text:

Scholastic Honors Come To Ten A group of students with their own special kind of appeal — this is the Top Ten. Often giving up less serious activities to pur¬ sue a goal of scholastic brilli¬ ance, these students can look on the past four years with pride in themselves. With the institution of the new weighted grading systems this year, more credit was given to students with accel¬ erated courses; consequently, the members of the Top Ten were more fairly determined. They are talented students, with long hours of Shakespeare, French conjugations, Moby Dick, and sines and cosines be¬ hind them, but more important, they are people who find joy in their work. 1. Salutatorian Linda Snowden ponders the future. 2. Leading the Class of 1973 are the Top Ten, SEATED FROM LEFT TO RIGHT ARE, ROW 1: Craig Blomberg, Valedictorian; ROW 2: Linda Snowden, Salutatorian; Eileen Anderson, 3rd; ROW 3: Brad Osmundson, 4th; Debbie Garber, 5th; Ann Erwin, 6th; ROW 4: Don Cochran, 7th; Debbie Anderson and Kathy Albrecht, tied for 8th; and Linda Ziffrin, 10th. 3. Valedictorian Craig Blomberg, proves that he is " On Top Of The Rock " as he relaxes on the Concourse roof. Top Ten 19



Page 25 text:

Junior Rotarians Show Leadership Qualities Two young men each month , eighteen in all , are select¬ ed from Rocky ' s population on the basis of their achieve¬ ments, citizenship and leadership potential. These honored students are known as Junior Rotarians and are made honorary members of Rotary International. These distinguished young men attend the Rotary luncheon every Tuesday during the month in which they are selected. 1. Richard Hudson enjoys delicious fare at a Tuesday Rotary luncheon. 2. Rocky ' s male leaders, the Junior Rotarians, are ROW 1: Wally Bradley, Brad Osmundson, Kevin Maisenbach, Bruce Eagle, Dan Williams, Tom Rockwell, and Gene Krismanits. ROW 2: Don Cochran, Jay Brent, Guy Stevenson, Craig Blomberg, Tom Pilcher, and Troy Farley. Jr. Rotarians 21

Suggestions in the Rock Island High School - Watchtower Yearbook (Rock Island, IL) collection:

Rock Island High School - Watchtower Yearbook (Rock Island, IL) online yearbook collection, 1970 Edition, Page 1

1970

Rock Island High School - Watchtower Yearbook (Rock Island, IL) online yearbook collection, 1971 Edition, Page 1

1971

Rock Island High School - Watchtower Yearbook (Rock Island, IL) online yearbook collection, 1972 Edition, Page 1

1972

Rock Island High School - Watchtower Yearbook (Rock Island, IL) online yearbook collection, 1974 Edition, Page 1

1974

Rock Island High School - Watchtower Yearbook (Rock Island, IL) online yearbook collection, 1975 Edition, Page 1

1975

Rock Island High School - Watchtower Yearbook (Rock Island, IL) online yearbook collection, 1976 Edition, Page 1

1976

1985 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals 1970 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals 1972 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals 1965 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals 1983 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals 1983 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals
FIND FRIENDS AND CLASMATES GENEALOGY ARCHIVE REUNION PLANNING
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.