Sterling High School - Blue and Gold Yearbook (Sterling, IL)
- Class of 1941
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Text from Pages 1 - 96 of the 1941 volume:
STERLING TOWNSHIP HIGH SCHOOL
DISTRICT 300. WHITESIDE COUNTY
The school fronts east on Fifth Avenue, a red brick structure
covering half a city block.
Late in the fall of 1896 the present building opened with
about twenty pupils. From 1914 to 1918 there was a demand
for more room to accommodate the teaching of such subjects
as manual training and home economics. Bonds were voted in
1918 and the north addition of our school was built. In 1936
the house formerly occupied by the principal of the high school
was remodeled for home economics classes. The frame building
to the west was fitted for vocal music and art classes.
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Won't you come in? We'll be glad to show you around our school. I am Steve
Sterling, and this is my sister Sally. We're both seniors, so we think we know our way around
We're rather crowded here, because our enrollment has increased in recent years. That
means there will be plenty for you to see. We'll show you the 609 students busy with the various
activities of a normal school day. Some will be in class rooms, others in labratories, and many
H the study hall. Also we want you to meet our teachers, and see a bit of our social and athletic
Left to Right-Mr. Griesser, Mr.
Wheeler, Mr. Stager, Mr. Hendricks,
May we present to you the five members of our board of education. John
M. Stager, the president, a graduate of S. H. S. and the University of Michigan,
has served on the board for 18 years. W. L. Hendricks, the secretary, graduate
of Brown's Business College, also has been a member of the board for several
years. A. W. Wheeler, a graduate of S. H. S. and the University of Chicago,
was the editor of the Hrst annual at S. H. S. Carl E. Griesser, graduate of Bradley
Polytechnical'Institute, and E. T. Janssen, also a graduate of S. H. S. and the
University of Illinois, are recent members. These five men meet with Mr. Eades
to deal with the problems that come up in the running of a high school.
.Roscoe Eades has served Sterling Township
High School as superintendent for ten years.
As the administrative head of the school, he is
a .busy man indeed. However, the amazing
thing to students, faculty, and townspeople is
that he seems to know every student as an
mdividual, and treat him as such. That is why
he IS not only principal, but friend as well, to
every member of the high school family.
It is Assistant Principal U. R. DeVoe whom you see if you
have been absent or tardy, and want to be admitted to class.
He'll see that you give El good account of yourself before signing
his name to that all important admit slip. Mr. DeVoe also
teac chemistry and physics.
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Miss Wnlber and Miss Rcaver
When you step into the ,outer office, you are
greeted by Miss Florence Wolber and Miss
Marion Reaver. Secretarial and clerical work
around the oilice is handled by them and their
assistants. Both are alumnae of S. H. S. At
the right you see Mr. Eades in a position he
frequently assumes. Announcements can be
made to any part of the buildings by use of the
To Evelyn P. Marsh we affectionately dedicate this book. Students in her
English classes have long appreciated the richness of experience which she brings
to the study of language and literature. Mrs. Marsh is a native of Sterling.
Finishing college at Wheaton, she crossed the,Pacific on her first trip to China.
In that country she taught the children of American residents. There her own
daughters were born. After the death of her husband, she returned to America,
to teach at Wallace School. In her early years here at the high school, Mrs.
Marsh taught not only English, but also music and art. She was the first presi-
dent of the local Y. W. C. A. The 1941 Blue and Gold recognizes and honors
a kindly friend of learning, a cultivated and gracious lady.
Before we go any further let us introduce the
people who helped to make this book.
Co-editors Mariann Birch and Helen Lea
Hansen worked with Adviser Stryker to produce
the 1941 Blue and Gold. John Platt was busi-
The circulation department was handled by
Arthur Melville, assisted by Keith Swartley,
Clair Book, and John Q. Adams.
Here are Marvin MundorH, Vera Long, Dick
and Clarence Strock, who have had a
in doing the write ups for the book.
R V I, F t t B k-N ma Rollin , Leat ice Landwair Irene Shaible, Frank Birch. Row I I-Russell Coats, Delores Hill,
Janieeolilumphlgry, Cgharflgs Calhoun. Rowsl I I-lllfobert Swehlaz Dorothy Stewart, Audrey Cassens, Jerome McKenny, Robert Burke.
Row I V-Alice Hoover, Jane Drury, Irene Nesbitt, Claude Cummins.
a Miss Harriet Echternach's room is at the south
end of the main hall. Here is her fifth period
freshman Latin class. Miss Echternach teaches
all first year Latin students and also one sopho-
more class. The first year students study a
general course of Roman history and customs,
and Latin composition. Second year Latin
students read Caesar's campaigns in Gaul, and
write more prose.
Miss Echternach has the responsible task of
being senior class adviser, and guides the seniors
through the, activities of their last year in. high
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World history classes are taught by Miss Dorothy Ludens.
She also has one American history class. Every student in
school must have one yearpf American history to graduate.
World history is an elective study which is very popular among
freshman and sophomore students.
Miss Ludens is adviser of the junior class, and supervises all
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Row I-Bill Hussung, Art Wildman, Clifford Radke. Row I I-Audrey Lahrnan, Helen Gleason, Ilene Linton, Paul Qi-ibbons
Evan Barraclough. Row III-Janet Wilger, Arlene Eldred, Janet Gezel, Joanne Stager, Bill Trudo. Row I V-Phyllis Stump
Dorothy Bmns, Helen Becker, Vivian Brackman, Howard Dickinson. Row V-John Scheineman, Willard Weaver.
Row I-Norma Welker, Lila Mae Ritchey, Glenn Gaumer, Bob Anderson, Bob Hague, Bob Martin, Norval Zigler, Neil Allabaugh. Row
I I-Howard Kraft, Dick Breitweiser, Sarajane Scott, Geraldine Des Combes, Elwyn Weckesser, Bill Adams, Dorothy Tretteen, Anita Ebersole,
Irene Schneider, Charles Van Gilder. Row I I I-Helen Walker, Mary Alyce Butterfield, LaVonne McNeil, Elwyn Long, Bill Benson, Fern Allen,
Geraldine Lange, Orville Wade, Ruth Wright. Row I V-Pat Geer, Harriet Radke, Mae Allen, Lois Stern, Don Wallick, Ed Browne, Marian
Welker, Ralph Wade, LaVonne Gettemy. Row V-Doris Allabaugh, Suzie Janssen, Ronnie Eberhardt, John Aper, Jim Wink, Keith Wells,
Charles Smoot, Row VI-Ray Lourie, Daryl Long, Velda Dingman, Keith Brown, Irene Melvin, Darda Lubben, Row VII-Carroll Shank,
Paul Corbin, Don Thome, Ernst Ricklefs, Jim Seloover.
In the study hall you'll find the largest gathering
of students. Normally, every person in school
has two study periods a day. Some have only
Miss Elizabeth Joiner is in charge of this
assembly. She teaches advanced Latin the rest
of the day in her classroom on the second floor.
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Miss Loretta Browne is librarian. The picture shows a
capacity crowd seated around the library tables. The school
I library numbers 3500 books, and subscribes to 30 magazines.
Students are encouraged to use the library's reference books, and
make regular reports in English classes on books selected for
Table I-Jag Wallace, Russell Daehler, Harry Deets, Vivian Wolf, Marian Schueler. Table II-David Grim, Wayne Shore, Leland Davis,
land Kelsey, harles Conrad, Liynn Wildman. Table III-Norma Landis, Dorothy Janssen, Beverly Freisen, Marion Schultz, Ruth, Heilener,
tanley Fritz. Table I V-Neal oulds, Dean Dahlgren, Charles Miller, Larry Fenner, Marjorie Andrews, Wayne Andreas. Table V-Bernice
essels, Jack O'Hare, Bill McNinch, Charles Burkett, Vina Pollock, Frank Bressler, Burdette Steadman. Table VI-Dick Whitver, Bob Frasier,
ud Annilgg Warren Kyger, Jim Ellmaken' Table VII-Leila Leach, Forrest Frank, Clair Schwank, Merrill Church, Ed Reigel, Ernest Ricklefs.
Standing- rena Coleman, Dorothy Woodyatt, Ray Mellott. Ronald Koster, Jean Davis, Ellene' Long, Marian Birdsall.
R I-H rold Sto , Marion Palmer Doris Overholser Norval Zigler Tom Welton Gerald Wolf Row II Jun Lansford
Jean Iglllox, Joalh Killianfnllohn Hunsberger,'LaVern Hoener Keith Smlth Raw I I I Dons Heath Ellen Haskell Gene Harshmaa
Fay Ewbank, Gladys Gottel, Janice Little, Merrill Doden Raw IV Janie Bartel Marvin Brewer Arlene Burns Barbara Be
Louise Beck, Orla Betts.
Social science is taught by Jerome Robbins.
He has classes in sociology, civics, economics,
occupations, and'American history. He is the
teacher in charge of the building after school
hours. He also teaches at night school.
Two years of social science are required for
graduation including one year of American history
and one year selected from the above group and
This picture shows an American history class
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Row I--Juanita Woodya.tt,vPhyllis Shannon, Bob Jamison, Patricia Prince. Raw I I-Mariann Birch, Helen Lea Hansen, Bill
Haglund Bill Hescher. Row I II-Paul Young, Betty Gehring, John Platt, Jean Beatty. Raw IV-Dorothy Pearson, Andrea
gairnekdlviary Andrews, Gertrude Fine. At the Board, Left to Right-Neil Puckett, Bob Broscovak, Bob Griesser, George Reitzel,
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Miss Harriet Schick. Besides teaching French
This is a second year French class taught by
II and II, Miss Schick teaches typing and English.
Two years of French are offered, particularly
for junior and senior students. This year there
is one section of French I and two sections of
French II. Miss Schick teaches typing at night
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Row I-Mary Belle Jones, Glenn Ellmaker, Orville Hunsberger Lowell Mertz, Bob Fehrenbach. Row I I-Dick Smith, Betty
Bealer, Robert Stevens, Daniel Boone Kurt Granzow. Row III-lilwin Duhm, Bill Kohl, Ronald Johnson, Cecil Kaiser, Wesley
Bellars. Row I V-Don Coats, Bob dapp.
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The second semester cxvics class is taugnt by
Miss Margaret Birch. This course concerns the
organization and functions of the federal, state
and city governments, and helps to make better
citizens for our American democracy. Miss
Birch also teaches junior business, occupations
and freshman English.
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Most freshmen study English under Mrs.
Evelyn P. Marsh. The course is divided into ,' , ---.
one semester of English composition and one ,,,?,::aag.p:
semester of literature. The semester of fresh- ,ten ,.
man composition is especially important as it
lays the foundation for all advanced work in "' ' ff' -'
school. During the literature half, students .-
study masterpieces of writing by authors of ,
At Map-Forest Olmstead, Dwight Sterenberg. Row I , Front Lo Back-Jean Bressler, Arlene Betts, Jeanette Weaver, Betty
Sehmiedebush, Marit Riser, Mary Watson. Row I I-Gladys Dimond, Douglas Ford, Myron Shannon, Cathryn Detweiler, Betti-
Jaanne McNeil, Robert Siex. Row I I I-Virginia GeLaz, Ansel Henderson, Howard Moran, Jack Jamison, Margaret Relger, Ray
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Third year English classes this yt-:ir stiicliocli'-"""L4Q
English literature, with one quarter spent on
composition work. This is a group ot Junior
students pushed together into one corner
English, and is adviser of the school newspaper -14,14
David Stryker teaches three classes of Juniolyw-4.4.0
and year book. He also directs the vocal music 344, 5
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Raw I-Geraldine Shore, Doris Abel, Lillian Bernstein, Gordon Behrens, Jack Chapman, Vir inia Deets, Don Eaglin, Ed Bowers,
John Gould. Row I I-Charlotte Carl Irene Boyer, Max-Jory Lange, Bett McCombs, Jacque gterenberg, Bett Truedson, Joanna
Prentiss, Elda Robbins, Wayne Friedrichs. Row III-DeVere Leonard, Rogert Woodyatt, Paul Hague, Milford Shuman, Joe Tafolls,
Bob Hey, Leland Book, Leon Gould, Paul Johnson.
Miss Helen Pasek has five classes of sopho-
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studying English composition and one semester
reading American literature. The composition
sections had fun this year writing to famous
persons to ask about their favorite hooks when
in high school. A unit of magazine study dealt
with current literary publications, and acquainted
the student with popular periodicals.
Raw I-Dorothy Schutt Marian Eade Lorrai M'1 - - .
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these commercial courses, preparing themselves
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Row I-Clarice Hey, Betty Welker, Bill Woodring, Francis Mitchell, Charles Conrad. Row ll-Betty Chamberlin, Virginia
Fridley, Virginia. Powell, Ralph Jones, Louaine Allen. Row I I I-Betty Jayne Ague, Maxine Rosenow, Leona Drury, Arlene Wechsler,
Bernadene Hurd. Row I V-Margery Kohl, Clara Behrens, Doris Welker, Phyllis Geer, Ruth DeWolf, Franklin Schnoor. Row V-
Eileen Corrigan, Leora Jacobs, Ruth Manon, Helen Shaw. Row VI-Flossie Witmer, Julia. Heida.
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Because commercial subjects are so popular,
there are three commercial teachers.
Miss Helen Peterson teaches this shorthand
I class. She also teaches typing and book-
keeping and instructs at night school.
Commercial courses are elective during the
junior and senior year, and many students take
advantage of this early training in office work.
Art and vocal music students go to classes in another building
affectionately dubbed "The Art Institute."
Our artist instructor is Miss Martha Goette. She teaches
two sections of art I and one section of advanced art. Besides
this, she also instructs several English classes. The class shown
here is a beginning art group, engaged in transferring original
designs to cloth, to be used as luncheon cloths and napkins.
Left to Right-Joyce Meenen, Verbetta Wolf, Betty Jean Portner, Leslie
Stern, Darlene Hansen, Francis Miller, Martha Ryan, Jane Stonesifer,
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Betty Haak. Center, Kneeling-Betty Hicks, Betty Fadden, Margery Wolf, Darlene Leonard, Dorothy Hoener, Jean
Graham. Standing-June Desmond, Shirley McCombs, Gladys Moore, Patricia Buchanan, Leola. Schultz, Marian Novak.
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All girls receive their physical education in-
struction from Miss Amy Turnell. Freshmen
and sophomore girls have two periods a week
and juniors and seniors have one hour a week.
Here is a sophomore class in tumbling. Fresh-
men are required to take one semester of hygiene
also under Miss Turnell.
This year first and second year girls learned
the fundamentals of soccer, tumbling, square
dancing, softball, and basketball. .
Juniors and seniors participated in tennis,
archery, bowling, various individual sports and
volley ball. Miss Turnell also coaches the cheer
This is a freshman algebra class. Miss Virginia Weston also
teaches geometry. Two years of mathematics are required of
all students for graduation. All freshmen take algebra, and
geometry is offered in the sophomore year.
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Row I-Janet Swartley, Robert Frazier, Jack Warren, Bill Welton, Ralph Haag, Pauline Ebersole, standing. Row I I-George
Finch, LeRoy Mickley, Harold Ratzloff, Donald Dewey, Ted Scheid III, Bill Newcurn, William Thom son. Row I I I-Vera Bley,
arnold Ilgan, -Dean Sathoff, Donna Cross, Francis Hussung, Richard Sanner, Marlin LeFevre. Row I V-Shirley Butler, Sarah Burkett,
Row I-Zelma Zigler, Ira. Abney, Paulina Baker, Lee Griffith, Jack Foy. Row I I -Carolyn Duprey, Bud Anning, Doretta Redick,
Vernon Hinrichs, Kenneth Reitzel. Row I I I-Neal Wick, Wesley Brown, Harry Woodyatt, Macy Barnum. Row I V-Beverly
Hoster, Anna Belle Crossland, Elsie Lund.
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E. E. Small is another of our math teachers. Here is one of
his two practical math classes, He also teaches algebra and
geometry and instructs night school students. Mr. Small vfras
elected president of the Whiteside County Teachers' Association
for 1941. In the spring he coaches cross country.
Row IV-Lawrence Mundt, Leon Mulcahey, William Gould, Edmund Bowman, Edward Olds, Warren Ohnen. Row I I-
Stanley Williams, Leona Branch Phyllis Miller, Harold Shontz, Robert Watson, Donald Laible. Row I I-Eugene Hilt, Harvey Riser,
Lois Harshman, Lois Pfefier, Shirley Fehrenbach, Gene Kelley. Raw I-Angeline Ceruti, Ruth Thielbar.
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when explained by Mrs. Marie Davis, one of our math
teachers. Mrs. Davis teaches algebra, geometry and
advanced math subjects. Three and one-half years of
math are offered here, with the advanced courses being
given on alternate years.
Complicated algebra problems always seem simpler J
Raw I-Paul Mortenson, Harriett Giddings, Beverly Null, Gloria Waters, Helen Dimond. Row II'-Dean Young, Janet Olinger,
Doris Scott, Jean Coats, Wanda Wharfield, Lorraine Wessels. Row I I I-Lorraine Janssen, Gerald Keller, Garnet Kosier, Donzetta
Clemann, Wilma Gerken. Row I V-Hazel Sondgeroth, Ellen Megli. AL the Board-Royal Breed, Bill Drury, George Buell.
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Another member of our English department is Miss
Doris Burritt. She has one class each of English II, III
and IV, and supervises two assembly periods.
She directed the senior play this year with Miss Joiner's
assistance and is an adviser of the dramatic club.
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Row I-Herbert Carlton, Clara. Popkins, Dick Ulm, Arthur Melville, Marvin Mundorfi, Donald Knylfger, Roy Kendell, Ellen Jane
Wallick, Betty Wright, Alice Burns, Marie Popkins. Row I I-Clair Book, Francis Orlowski, John Gri th, Bob Wolber. Row I I I-
Riobert Carlton, Erwin Ridge, Dick Havener, John Woodyatt, Keith Swartlev. Arden Daehler, Clarence Strock, Herman Schmiedebush,
Dick Hill, Hamid Steiner.
i and chemistry classes have recitation and lab on alternate days.
U. R. DeVoe conducts the recitations. The object of chemistry
is to throw a lot of powders and liquids together Without losing
part of your anat y. Mr. Terhune is there to see that you do
it right Nw
Physics and chemistry labratory classes are under the super-
vision of John Terhune. This is a chemistry class. All physics
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Standing-Betty Jane Schuldt, Helen Sisson Arlene Eatinger, Richard Rank, Lorna Witmer. Three Rear Tables-Irene Bushman
Doroth Ann Lewis, Loren Maas, Cecil Wade, Merle Andreas, James Coats, Richard Cushman. Two Front Tables-Dorothy Crabb
Gloria gaulson, Doris Boyungs, Marvin Saillard, Charles Hendricks, Carl Stutzke.
Miss Alma Sherman is one of our natural science teachers. I
Here is a biology class. Miss Sherman has four such biology g
classes and one advanced'class in zoology.
Biology is the study of living things. Miss Sherman is one
of the sophomore class advisers. Recitation periods alternate
with lab work, in which the students dissect frogs and worms,
and make drawings of specimens.
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Boys taking vocational woodshop spend a whole half day at
their work, under the guidance of Hugh Whaley. They learn
how to make lawn furniture and also turn out many fine pieces
of household furniture. Many useful articles here in the building,
including all the library furniture and the tables in the typing
room have been built in the shop. Woodshop boys do much
of the repair work in and around the school.
Left to Right-Edwin Hoover, Lyle Hurless, Clarence Smith Foster Stutzke Duaine Hunsberger Charles Eckle Harvey McFa1ls
Clarence Sboudt, Howard Hicks, Dean Ruth, Kenneth Chamberlin, John Hurley, Harold Barnumi Harold Wolbler, Bill Schrader:
Row I-Jim Reitzel, Bob Reecher, Marvin Harms, Bill Buckingham Row II Leo Meglx Wayne Bauer
Rav Orlowski, Kenneth Harms.
J. A. Twardock teaches soils and crops, animal
husbandry, and farm management. Included in
the work are such farm practices as soil testing
for both lime and phosphorous, rope work and
A part of this work is coaching judging teams.
These teams include fatstock, dairy, poultry,
grain, milk and meat identification. These teams
enter into competition at the University of
Illinois each year. Mr. Twardock supervises
projects and gives advice to the boys on the
correct management of their projects.
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Sewing classes are taught by Miss Edna Neff. The
girls learn not only how to do simple sewing but also
how to design clothes, follow pattern directions, and care
for different kinds of cloth materials. She has a class
also in home management, which deals with the problems
of creating and maintaining a home.
At Table-Dorothy Deets, Beverly Wise, Lucille Hogan, LaVonne Bressler. At Machine--Lois McConnell, Joyce Wright,
Florence Stern, Elsie Meier.
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If you want to learn how to cook in ten easy lessons come to
Miss Viola Strauch, She is our foods instructor and' also
taught an adult educational group in the evenings at the high
school with Mr. Twardock. This class is shown at work in the
completely equipped kitchen in the home economics building.
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Several teachers had no classes scheduled the period these pictures were taken, since every member of the
faculty has one free period each day.
Mr. Bender comes to S. H. S. one day a week for the purpose
of giving special string instmction to prospective violinists.
The lessons are provided by the school without cost to the
At Clinton he manages the Bender Music Company.
Curt Brandau is one of our American history teachers and
also has the important job of coachin the varsity basketball
team. He conducts several physical education classes, coaches
the tennis squad and assists Ted Scheid with the coaching of the
All general science classes are taught by Peter Hoogeveen.
General science is a survey course dealing with all branches of
natural science and is offered especially for freshmen.
Mr. Hoogeveen coaches the golf squad and freshmen football.
He also has charge of the visual education here, which means
he schedules the many educational sound pictures which are
shown to various classes. Your sports commentator at the
football games, the man who informs the crowd of the plays
and substitutions through his microphone, is this same Mr.
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Coach Ted Scheid needs no introduction to
athletic fans, who know his record for producing
outstanding football and track teams. In ad-
dition to coaching and teaching gym classes, Mr.
Scheid instructs some social science classes.
One of the outstanding personalities on the
faculty is our band director, J. J. Richards. He
has had a colorful past, having directed the
famed Ringling Brother's circus band for several
years. He has published over 300 marches,
overtures and instrumental solos. Several of
these have been performed by our band and
. orchestra at various occasions.
Miss Rayma Rawson has one class of junior
English, and teaches seniors the rest of the day.
Four years of English are required. Miss
Rawson, chairman of the English department,
returned to Sterling this year after a leave of
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June 1941 is a date long looked forward to by 134 boys and girls-the year of their graduation from high school.
These students entered high school four years ago when they were known as "green freshies," or more politely, the
class of '41. Their activities that first year amounted mainly to observing the upperclassmen in preparation for
their future years. Robert Griesser was elected president of the class that year, John Adams, vice president 3
John Platt, secretary, and Paul Overholser, treasurer. Miss Ludens and Mr. Brandau were the avdisers.
Sophomore year this class had its Hrst taste of social activity when they sponsored the "Cherry Tree Twirl,"
an informal dance given in February. John Adams was president of the class 5 Helen Lea Hansen was vice president,
Erwin Ridge was secretary 5 Richard Havener was treasurer. Miss Sherman and Mr. Hoogeveen advised the class,
In their third year at S. H. S. the class of '41 plunged into the activities of the school with determination.
They won the twenty-live dollar magazine prize this year as they had done in the previous two years. During
the fall they sold, candy, drinks, hot dogs, flowers and the like at the football and basketball games. They sponsored
one dance after a football game and one after a basketball game. They were able to secure Rev. James Uhlinger
to give a series of book reviews for the public as well as the students to make money for the class. In March they
sponsored an informal dance and in May they entertained the seniors at a formal prom. Miss Ludens and Mr,
DeVoe were class advisers.
In their last year at S. H. S. the class of '41 sponsored the Hallowe'en Frolic, the Senior Cotillion in November,
a dance after a basketball game and the Starlight Swing in April. Also they gave an all school luncheon in Decem-
ber and another luncheon for the students who attended the senior vocational conference held at S. H. S. in April
for the seniors of Sterling and surrounding towns.
In May the seniors made a trip to Chicago, visiting all the customary places of interest. On May 29 they
were entertained by the class of '42 at the annual Prom.
Commencement, the culmination of four years of hard work and much pleasure, was held in the first week of
June at the stadium. Oflicers for the senior years were Wayne Andreas, presidentg Clair Book, vice president,
Clarice lHey, secretary, Dick Hill, treasurer.
Class Vice-President 15 Class President
25 Football 2, 3, 45 Track 1, 2, 3,. 45
French Club 3, President 45 Bowling
4" Latin Club 25 Riile Club 25 "S"
Club '1, 2, 3, 45 Annual Board 45
Sr. Hi-Y 45 Hallowe'en Frolic 45 Jr.
Flotariargl Il3Iomecoming5 Future Col-
eglans u .
Joliet 1, 25 Baseball 35 Volley Ball 3, 45
Basketball 45 Archery 35 G. A. A. 3, 45
Twirler 35 Jr.-Sr. Prom5 Hallowe'en
Frolic5 Jr. Dance, Chairman5 Candy
Committee5 Homecoming5 Sr. Hi-Tri
3, Treasurer 45 Sr. Play Crew.
Latin Club 2, 35 Debate Club 15
Science Club 15 Script Staff 15 Glee
Club 15 Jr.-Sr. Prom5 Hallowe'en
Frolic5 Sr. Hi-Tri 45 Sr. Cotillion, Co-
Chairman5 Sophomore Danceg Jr.
Dance 5 Jr. Book Review5 Candy Com-
mittee5 Sr. Luncheon5 Class Vice-
Football 1, 2, 3, 45 Track 3 45
Dramatic Club 3, 45 Bowling 3, Cap-
tain 45 Science Club 25 HS" lub 3, 45
Intramural Basketball 2, 35 Sr. Play
Cast5 Jr.-Sr. Prom King5 Hallowe'en
Frolic5 Jr. Rotarian5 Candy Com-
mittee5 Homecoming5 Jr. Hi-Y 25
Sr. Hi-Y 3, Secretary 45 Classy Chef 45
Sr. Luncl1eon5 Class President 4.
Baseball 25 Volley Ball 3, 45 Bowling
Club 45 Debate Club 1' Latin Club
2, 3, Science Club 2,45 G. A. A. 3,45
Sr. Play Crew5 Jr.-Sr. Prom Queen5
Hal1owe'en Frolic5 Sr. Cotillion' Ring
Committee, Chairman5 Jr. Dance5
Candy Cornmittee5 Sr. Hi-Tri 45
Baseball 2, 35 Volley Ball 3, 4' Archery
2, 35 Basketball 1, 2, 3, 45 Dramatic
Club 45 French Club 3, 45 Debate 1, 25
Home Ec. Club 15 Science Club 25
Script Staff 1, 25 G. A. A. 2, 3, 45
Glee Club 1,' 2, 45 Robed Choir 45
Sr. Play Cast5 Jr.-Sr. Prom5 Sr. Cotil-
lion5 Hallowe'en Frolic5 Jr. Book Re-
view5 Candy Committee5 .1r.'.Dance5
Sophomore Da.nce5 Sr. Luncheon5 Pep
Club 25 Jr. Hi-Tri 2,- Sc retary-
Treasurer5 Sr. Hi-Tri 3, S retary-
T easur 5
Baseball 35 Volle Ball 2, 35 Archery
1, 2, 35 Bowling Club 25 G, A. A. 2, 35
Orchestra 15 Glee Club 1, 2, 35 Robed
Choir 25 Senior Luncheon.
Basketball 2, 35 Baseball 2, 35 Archerg
3, 45 Volley Ball 35 Dramatic Clu
3, 45 Latin Club 25 Home Ec. Club 15
Script Staff 1, 25 G. A. A. 2, 3, 45
Glee Club 1, 25 Senior Play Cast5
Hallowe'en Frolic5 Sr. Hi-Tri 3, 45
Dramatic Club 2, 3, Secretary 45
French Club 45 Treasurer 35 Debate
15 Latin Club 2, 3, President 45 Annual
Board Co-Editor5 G. A. A, 3, 45
Glee Club 1, 2, Robed choir 1, 2, 3,
President 45 Sr. Play Crew, Produc-
tion Manager5 Jr.-Sr. Prom, Co-
Chairman5 Sr. Hi-Tri 45 Jr. Book
Review5 Candy Committee.
Football 1, 2, 3, 45 Track 1, 2, 3, 45
Dramatic Club 45 Bowling 45 Latin
Club 25 Intramural Basketball 1, 2, 35
"S" Club 2, 3, 45 Band 1, 2, 3, Pl'9Bi-
dent 45 Sr. Play Crew, Property
Manager5 Hal1owe'en Frolic5 Jr. Rn-
tarian5 Candy Committee' Jr. Hi-Y 1,
President 25 Sr. Hi-Y Secretary 3,
President 45 Sr. Luncheon5 Class ice-
President 45 Classy Chefs 4.
Football 15 Track 1, 2, 3, 45 Basket-
ball 15 Cross Country 2, 35 Intramural
Basketball 2, 35 Science Club 2, 35
"S" Club 1, 2, 3, 45 Sophomore Danceg
Jr. Hi-Y 1.
Football 1, 2, 45 Track 1, 2, 35 Basket-
ball 15 Bowling 45 Intramural Basket-
ball 2, 3' Science Club 2, 35 Cage
Club 3, 'fax' curb 2, 3, 4, sr. Cotillion5
Jr. Rotarian5 Jr. Hi-Y 1, 25 Hi-Y 3, 45
BaseballT'fVolley lll 2- Basket
Glee Club 1 2 3 4' Robed Choir 3 4
Junior-Senior Pro ' Senior Luncheon.
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119.11 1, 25,L:fitin Club 5 ci. 21. A. 22
Bowling Club 35 Home Ec. Club 1, 2,
Treasurer 35 G. A. A. 3, 45 Gtlee Club
Ai1Ijlo Elic. Z 1? Z,
Football 15 Track 35 Latin Club 25
Annual Board5 Tennis 25 Intramural
Basketball 2, 3, 45 Science Club 1, 2, 35
Jr. Hi-Y 1, 25 Sr. Hi-Y 45 Sr. Play
Crew5 Jr.-Sr. Prom5 Sr. Cotillion, Co-
Cha.irman5 Jr. Dance, Co-Chairman:
Sr. Lunchecn5 Candy CommitteeFuture
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French Club 3, 45 Latin Club 25
Science Club 15 G. A. A. 15 Junior
Book Review5 Sr. Luncheon.
Dramatic Club 45 Bowling 45 Tennis
1, 2, 3, 45 Intramural Basketball 1, 25
Science Club 35 "S" Club 3, 45 Band
2, 3, 45 Orchestra 1, 2, 3, Vice-Presi-
dent 45 Senior Play Crew5 Hallowe'en
2. A va
Dramatic Club 3, 45 Archerg 35 French
3, 45 Latin Club 25 Home c. Club 25
Science Club 15 Script Stali 2, Feature
Editor 3, Co-Editor 45 Glee Club 1, 25
Robed Choir 45 Sr. Play Cast5 Jr.-Sr.
Prom5 Hallowe'en Frolic5 Sophomore
Dance5 Jn Dance5 Sr. Hi-Tri 3, 45
Volley Ball 35 Archery 2, 35 Bowling
Club 45 Science Club 1, 25 G, A. A. 45
Glee Club 15 .Ir.-Sr. Prom5 Sophomore
D:mce5 Hallov1'e'e1y1.E'olle5 Sr. Cotil-
lion5 Jr. nce Csndy C0mmittee5 Q
Hornexiqmi zu Collegians Club.
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Volley Ball 15 Archery 15 Basketball 25
Home Ee. Club 2, 35 Science Club 1,
2, 35 G. A. A. 15 Jr. Hi-Tri 15 Sr.
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Baseball 2 3, 4, Basketball 2, 3, 4,
Bowling Club 2, 3, 4, Tennis 4,
Archery 2, 3, 4, Volley Ball 2 3, 4,
Home Ec. Club 1, 2, 3, 4' Science
Club 2, G. A. A. 2, 3, 4, Glee Club 1, 2,
Hal1owe'en Frolic, Jr. Dance, Jr.
Hi-Tri 1, 2, Sr. Hi-Tri 3, Secretary 4.
Science Club 2, 3, Latin Club 2, 3, 4.
Dramatic Club 2, 3, 4, Latin Club 2'
Annual Board, Intramural Basketbal
1, 4, Science Club 2, 3, Script Stall'
1, 2, Senior Play Crew, Junior-Senior
Prom, Jr. Dance, Future Collegians
Club, Jr. Rotatian.
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Sgislringheld High School, Springfield,
O io l, 2, 3, Senior Play Crew, Senior
Rock Falls High School, 1, 2, 3,
Volley Ball 4, Dramatic Club 4, G.
A. A. 4, Senior Hi-Tri 4.
Baseball 2, 3, 4, Volley Ball 2, 3, 4,
Basketball 1, 2, 3, 4, Archery 2, 3 4,
Bowling Club 2, 3, 4, Science Club
1, 2, 3, G. A. A. 2, 3, 4.
High Sch 1, Senior
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Football 2, 3, Track 1, 2, , Intra-
mural Baeketball 1, 2, 3, Junior Dance.
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Baseball 2, 3, 4, Volleg Ball 2, 3, 4,
Basketball 3, 4, Arc ery 2, 3, 4,
Bowling Club 3, 4, Dramatic Club 4,
Latin Club 2' Home Ee. Club 1,
Treasurer 2, Vlice-President 4, G. A.
A. 2, 3, 4, Sr. Play Cast, Ha1lowe'en
Frolicg Sr. Hi-Tri 4, Homecoming,
Sr. Luncheon, Co-Chairman.
Football 2, 3, 4, Track 1, 2, 3, 4,
Basketball 1, 2, 3, 4, Cage Club 1,
Tennis 1, 2, 3, 4, Science Club 2, 3,
"S" Club 1, 2, 3, 4, Band 1, 2, Senior
Hi-Y 3, 4.
Golf 4, Bowling 3, 4, Ha1lowe'en
Frolic, Junior Rotarian.
Archery 4, Bowlin Club 4, Home Ec.
Club 2' G. A. 4, Junior-Senior
Prom, lJIallowe'en Frolic.
Latin Club 2, Home Ec. Club 1,
Science Club 2, Band 1, 2, 3, 4,
Ha.llowe'en Frolic, Senior Hi-Tri 4,
Invitation Committee Chairman.
Archery 3, Dramatic Club 2, French
Club 3, 4, Debate Club 1, 2, Latin
Club 2, Home Ec. Club 1, Science
Club 3, Script Stall 1, 2, 3, 4, Glee
Club 1, 2, 4, Robed Choir 1, 2 4,
Sr. Play Crew, Jr.-Sr. Prom' f-Ial-
lowe'en Frolic, Sophomore Dance,
Jr, Dance, Jr. Hi-Tri 2, Sr. Hi-Tri 3,
4' Ring Committee, Jr. Book Review,
Candy Committee, Sr. Luncheon Co-
Clmirman, Pep Club 2.
Home Ec. Club 1, 2.
Baseball 1, 2, 3, 4, Volley Ball 1, 2,
3, 43, li3askitbal1C1,12, 3, 4, Archery 1,
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nic. Club zfgeience Club 1, d. Ain:
1, 2, 3, President 4, Senior Hi-Tri 3.
Volley Ball 2, 3, 4, Archery 2, 3, 4
Basketball 2, 3, Bowling Club 4
Home Ec. Club 2, 3, 4, G. A. A. 3, 4,
Junior Hi-Tri 2, Senior Hi-Tri 3, 4.
Bowling 3, 4, Science Club 2, 3
Hallowe'en Frolic, Junior-Senior Prom
Sophomore Dance, Junior Rotarian
Candy Committee, Jr. Hi-Y 1, Srl
Hi-Y 3, 4, Junior Dance.
Football 1, 2, 3, 4, Track 1, 2, 3, 4
Basketball 1, 2, 3, 4, Golf 2, 3, 4
French Club 3, 4, Latin Club 2
Science Club 1, 3, US" Club 1, 2, 3, 4
Jr.-Sr. Prom, Sophomore Dance, Srl
Cotillion, Hallowe'en Frolic, Jr. Ro-
tarian, Homecoming' Jr. Hi-Y 1, 2
sr. Hi-Y 3, 4, Class President 1.
Football 1, 2, Track 1, 3, 4, Basketball
1, 2, Ice Hockey 2, 3, 4, Intramural
Basketball 1, 2, 3, 4, Latin Club 2,
Rifle Club 1, 2, Annual Board, Science
Club 1, 2, 3, Script Staff 1, Sr. Play
Crew, Jr.-Sr. Prom, Hallowe'en Frolic,
Jr. Dance, Invitation Committee, Jr.
Hi-Y 1, 2, Sr. Hi-Y 3, 4, Sr. Luncheon.
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Football 3, 4, Track 1, 2, 3, Basketball
2, Cage Club 2, Tennis 1, 2, Intra-
murl B like l 1, 4, "S" lub
Football 1, Bowling 3, 4, Tennis 1,
2, 3, 4, Debate Club 1, 2, Dramatic
Club 4, French Club 3, 4, Latin
Club 2, Script Stafl' 1, 2, 4, City
Editor 3, "S" Club 2, 3, 4, Sr. Play
Crew, Jr.-Sr. Prom, Hallowe'en Frolic,
Sr. Cotillion, Sophomore Dance, Jr.
Dance, Candy Committee, Home-
coming, Co-Chairman' Sr. Luncheon,
Jr. Hi-Y 1, 2, Sr. I-Ii-Y 3, 4, Boys
Cooking Club, Science Club 3: Rifle
French Club 3, 4, Debate Club 1,
Latin Club 2, 3, 4, Science Club 1,
Script Staff 1, 2, 4, Copy Editor 3,
Annual Board Co-Editor, Glee Club
1, 2, Sr. Play Crew, Hallowe'en
Frolic, Sr. Cotillion, Jr.-Sr. Prom,
Sophomore Dance Chairman, Jr.
Dance, Jr. Book Review, Jr. Hi-Tri
Secretary 1' Sr. Hi-Tri 3, 4, Future
gollegians Club, Class Vice-President
F. F. A. 1, 2, 4, Secretary 3, Rural
Hi-Y 2, 3.
Intramural Basketball 1, Dramatic
Club 4, Science Club l, 2, Sr. Play
Cast, Hal1owe'en Frolic, Sr. Cotillion,
Sophomore Dance, Jr. Dance, Ring
Committee, Class Treasurer 2, Presi-
dent 3, Classy Chefs.
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Track 2, 3, 4, French 3, 4, Intramural
Basketball 2, 3, 4, Science Club 2, 3,
"S" Club 4.
Volley Ball 3, Basketball 3, 4, Dra-
matic Club 4, Science Club 2, G. A. A.
3, 4, Senior Play Cast, Junior-Senior
Prom, Ring C mi ee, Candy- Com-
mittee, Senior i,- ri resident 4,
Bowling ,Club 4, Intramural Basket-
ball 1,' 2, 3, 4, Dramatic Club 3, 4,
Bird Club 1, Latin Club 2, Science
Club 1, 3, Sr. Play Cast, Hallowe'en
Frolic, Jr. Rotarian, Ring Committee,
Candy Committee, Co-Chairman, Sr.
Hi-Y 4, Class Treasurer 4.
Football 1, 2, Track 1, 2, 4, Basketball
1, 2, Bowling 3, 4, Science Club 1,
Script Stall 3, 4, Annual Board, F.
F. A. 1, 2, 3, 4, Band 1, 2, 3, Sr. Play
Crew, Jr.-Sr. Prom, Jr. Dance, Rural
Hi-Y 1, 2, Hallowe'en Frolic, Sr.
Cotillion, Jr. Rotariztn, Homecoming,
Football 1, 2, 3, Captain 4, Track 1,
2, 3, Basketball 1, 2, 3 4, Golf 1, 2,
3, 4, nine Club 2, Hs" Club 1, 2, 3, 4,
Science Club 2, Hallowe'en Frolic'
Baseball 1' Volley Ball 1, Basketball
1, Home lic. Club 1, Glee Club 1,
Baseball 2, 3' Volley Ball 2, Basket-
ball 1, 2, 3, Archery 3, 4, Latin Club
2, Home Ec. Club 1, 2, Science Club 3,
G. A. A. 1, 2, 3, 4, Glee Club 1, 2,
Robed Choir 4, Jr.-Sr. Prom, Hal-
lowe'en Frolic, Sr. Hi-Tri 4, Jr. Book
Home Ec. Club 2, Science Club 1,
Annual Board, Glee Club 1, 2, Senior
F. F. A. 1, 4, Secretary 2, President 3,
Rural Hi-Y 2, 3, Senior Hi-Y 4.
Football 1, Tennis 3, 4, Intramural
Basketball 3, 4, Debate Club 1, 2,
Secretary 3, Latin Club 2, Science
Club 1, 3' Script Staff 3' French
Club 3, 4, Dramatic Club 3' 'Ireasurer
4, Sr. Play Cast, Jr.-Sr. Brom, Hal-
lowe'en Frolic , Jr. Dance , Jr. Rotarian,
Candy Committee, Sophomore Dance.
Baseball 1, 2, 3, 4, Vo ey Ball 1, 2, 3,
4, Basketball 1, 2, 3, 4, Archer 1, 2,
3, 4, Home Ec. Club 1, Science Club 1,
G. A. 2, 3, 4, Glee Club 1, 2, Bowl-
gal? 31 45 Intramural Basketball
Bowling Cl b 4' Intramural Basket-
bsu 1, 2, 3, Jr. I-Ii-Y 2, cage Club 2.
Intgamural Basketball 1, Jr. Hi-Y
Football 1, 2, 3, 4, Track 3, Golf 2,
Bowling 4, Intramural Basketball 1,
2, 3, 4, Rifle Club 2, Cage Club 2,
"S" Club 4, Band 1, 2, 3, 4' Orchestra
2, Senior Play Crew, Jr. iii-Y 1, 2,
Football 1, Intramural Basketball 3, 4.
Baseball 3, 4, Volley Ball 3, 4, Latin
Club 2, Tennis Manager 4, Science
Club 1, 2, 3, G. A. A. 1, 2, 3, Jr.-Sr.
Prom, Cand Committee, Home-
coming' Jr. Ili-Tri 1, President 2,
Sr. Hi-'I'ri 4, Vice-President 3.
Baseball 3, Home Ec. Club 2, Science
Club 1, 2, 3, Script Stal? 1.
Football 1, 2, 3, Track 1, Latin Club
2, Science Club 3, Band 1, 2, 4, Presi-
dent 3, Orchestra 1, 2, 3, 4, Glee
Club 3, 4' Robed Choir 3, 4, Sr.
Cotillion, Finance Committee, Sovgho-
more Dance, Jr. Dance, Jr. H1- 2,
Sr. Hi-Y 3, Tennis 1, Intramural
Home Ec. Club 25 G. A. A. 35 Glee
Club 25 gaudy Committee:
Volley Ball 35 Archery 3, 45 Bowling
Club 45 Latin Club 25 Science Club 15
G. A, A, 3, 45 Glee Club 1, 2, 45 Rnbed
Choir 1, 2, 45 Twirler 2, 35 Jr.-Sr.
Prom5 Sophomore Dance5 Jr. Dance,
E0-Chairman 5 Sr. Luncheon 5 Sr. Cotil-
Latin Club 25 Annual Bom-d5 Science
Club 35 Glee Club 1, 25 Robed Choir
25 Ha11owe'en Frolic.
Dramatic Club 45 Science Club 25
Senior Play Crew.
Cross Country 25 Annual Boardg
Intramural Basketball 15 Science Club
1, 2, 35 Band 1, 2, 3, 45 Sophomore
Dance5 Sr. Cotil1ion5 Jr. Dance 5 Candy
Committee5 Invitation Committeeg Sr.
Luncheon5 Jr. Rotarian.
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Intramural Basketball 15 Science Club
1, 2, a.
Intramural Basketball 45 Science Club
2 45 Annual Boa.rd5 Rural Hi-Y 45
I-fallowe'E1Le1?1'ohc5 Sophomore Da.nce5
Classy s 4.
Walnut High School 15 Track 2, 3 4'
Basketball 2, ag Intramural Basketball
45 Cage Club 2, 35 "S" Club 2, 3, 4.
Home Ec. Club 1, 2, Science Club 1,
Annual Board, Glee Club 1' Hal-
lowe'en Frolic, Jr.-Sr. Prom, Sr. Hi-
Tri 4, Invitation Committee, Sr.
Baseball 1, 2, 3, 4, Volley Ball 2, 3, 4,
Basketball 1, '2, 3, 4, Archery 3, 4,
Bowling Club 2, 3, 4, Latin Club 2,
Science Club 1, 3, G. A. A, 2, 4,
Treasurer 3, Sophomore Dance, Jr.
Dance, Invitation Committee, Home-
Track 2, Bowling Club 4, Intramural
Iliiiasgtcvetball 1, 2, F. F. A. 2, 3, 4, Rural
Football 1, 2, Track 1, 3, 4, Basket-
ball 1, 2, Ice Hockey 1, 2, 3, 4, Irma-
mural Basketball 3, 4, Science Club 1,
Hallowe'en Frolic, Jr. Dance, Class
Treasurer 1, Bowling Club 4.
-Rock Falls High School 1, 2, 3, Basket-
' ball 4, Tennis 4, Dramatic Club 4,
G. A. A. 4, Sr. Play Cast, Sr. Hi-Tri
4, Sr. Luncheon.
Club 3, 4, French Club 3, 4,
2' Science Club 1, Script
1' Sr. Play Crew, Hal-
Sr Cotillion' Sr. Hi-
, Future Collegians
Football 1, 2, 3, 4, Track 3, Basket-
ball, manager 3, 4, Intramural Basket-
ball 2, Debate Club 4, Latin Club 2,
Science Club 3, Script 1, 2, 3, 4' Dra-
matic Club 3, Vice-President 4' French
Club 3, 4, Annual Board, "S" Club
3, 4' Sr. Play Cast, Jr.-Sr. Prom,
Co-Chairman, Sophomore Dance, Jr.
Rotarian, Invitation Committee,
Homecoming, Sr. Luncheon, Class
Secretary 1, Hal1owe'en Frolic.
Volley Ball 3, Dramatic Club 4, Sr.
Play Cast, Hal1owe'en Frolic, Candy
Eongmgtee, Finance Committee, G
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Basketball 3, Archery , Dre-milf-IG
Club 3, Science 1, , 33 G- A- A-
3, 49 Jr . Pro , ore Dance?
Candy i ' . L cheou,
Football 4, Track 2, 3, 4, Basketball
4, Intramural Basketball 1, 2, 3,
Science Club 1, 2, 3, French Club
3, 4, ffsf' Club 4, F. F. A. 1, 2, 3, 4,
Rural Hi-Y 1, 2, 3' Sr. Play Crew,
Hallowe'en Frolic, Meat and Dairy
Judging Team 3.
Football 1, 2, 3, 4, Track 1, 2, 3, 4,
Basketball 1, 2, 3' Captain 4, Latin
Club 2, Science Club 1, "S" Club
1, 2, 3, 4, Hallowe'en Frolic, Jr.
Rotarian, Homecoming, Sr. Hi-Y 3,
4, Class Secretary 2.
Walnut High School. 1, Sheffield High
School 2, Latin Club ' 3, Senior
Football 1, 2, Basketball Manager 3,
Intramural Basketball 2.
Track 4, Cross Country 1, 2, Tennis
1, 2, Intramural Basketball 1, 2, 3, 4,
Homecoming, Jr. Hi-Y 1, 2.
Bowling Club 4, Intramural Basket-
ball 1, 2, Science Club 1, ,3, Juniob W-
Senior Prom,' tin Cllxvfjlk- YM ,1 A8
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Baseball 2, 3, Volley Ball 1, 2, 3, 4,
Basketball 1, 2, 3, Archery 4, Dramatic
Club 4, Latin Club 2, 3, Tennis 4,
Science Club 2, Home Ee. Club 1,
Script Staff 2, G. A. A. 2, 3, 4, Band
1, 2, 3, 4' Orchestra 1, 2, Sr.. Play
Crew, Jr.-Sr. Prom, Sr. Hi-Trl 3, 4,
Sophomore Dance, Jr. Dance, Jr.
Book Review, Homecoming, Future
L T ' . High School 1, 2' Latin
Clll,bm4,llSenior Play Crew,,Sen1or
Cotillion, Senior Hi-Tri 4, Senior
Luncheon, Hallowe'en Frolic.
Dramatic Club 2, 3, 4, French Club
3, 4, Home Ec. Club 1, 2, Secretary 4,
Science Club 1, Script Stal? 2' Band
1, 4, Orchestra 1, 2, 3, 4, Glee 61111, 1,
Twirler 2, 3, Sr. Play Cast, Jr.-Sr.
Prom, Hallowe'en Frolic, Jr. Hi-Tri
1, 2, Sr. Cotillion, Future Collegians,
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Baskezall 1, 2,2 Archery 1, 2,
Ball 1, 2, Bowling 2, 3' Latin Clu ,
Hcmc Ec. cicb 1, 2, Science Cl - 6
G. A. A. 1, 2, 3' Glee Clu
Robecl Choir 4, I-Iallowe'en
Invitation Committee, Baseball 3.
Football Manager 1, 25 Basketball
Manager 1, 25 Dramatic Club 45
Bowling 45 Debate I5 Rifle Club 1, 25
Annual Board5 Tennis 1, 25 Intramural
Basketball 1, 2, 35 Science Club 2, 35
Script Staff 1, 2, 3, 45 Jr. Hi-Y 1, 25
Hallowe'en Frolic5 So homore Dance5
Jr. Dance5 Jr. Book Review,
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Football 1, 2, 3, 45 Track 1. 2, 3. 45
Bowling 4: Intramural Basketball l,,
2. 3, 45 Science Club 2, 3: Script
SWE 3, "S" Club 2, 3, 45 Band 1. 2.
31 45 Hallowe'en Frqlic5Homecoming5
Science Club 1, 2, 35 G. A. A. 15 Girl
Football 1, 2, 3, 45 Basketball 1, 2, 3,
4' Track 1, 2, 3, 45 Cage Club 25
Glolf 25 "S" Club 2, 3, 45 Hallowe'en
Frolic5 Sr. Hi-Y 45 Jr. Rotarian.
Latin Club 2' Intramural Basketball
3, Ca tain 45 F. A. 2, 3, Secretary 45
Ruralplfli-Y 35 Hallowe'en Frolic.
Rifle Club 25 Science Club 35 Junior
gl5Dance5 Junior Hi-Y 15 Senior Hi-Y
Bowling 45 Latin Club 25 Script
Staff 3, 4, F. F. A. 1, 2, 3, 4, Band
1 2, 3, 45 Orchestra 1, 2, 3, 45 Rural
I-li-Y 2, 35 Hallowe'en Frolic5 Sopho-
more Dance5 Jr. Dance5 Jr. R,ota.rian5
F. F. A. Basketball Manager 35 Milk
Judging Team 2.
Intramural Basketball 1, 25 Junior
Football 2, 35 Track 35 Tennis 45
Intramural Basketball 3, Captain 45
Dramatic Club 3 President 45 Debate
45 Latin Club 25 Science Club 35 Script
Staff 45 Sr. Play Cast' Jr.-Sr. Promg
Hal1owe'en Frolic Cl1airman5 Jr.
Dance5 Candy Committee5 Jr. Ro-
tarian5 Jr. Hi-Y 2' Sr. Hi-Y 45 Sr.
Luncheong Classy Chefs 4.
French Club 3, 4' Latin Club 25
Home Ec. Club 1' Science Club 2, 35
Band 1, 2, 3, 45 Crchestra 1, 2' Glee
Club 1, s, 4, President 2, imma
Choir 1, 2, 3 Vice-President 45 Sr.
Hi-Tri 35 Sr. Luncheon.
Football 3, 4, Track 3, 4, Intramural
Basketball 2. 3, 4, Senior Luncheon.
Science Club 1, 3, Band 1, Hallowe'en
Frolic, Junior Dance, Finance Com-
Baseball 2, 3, 4, Volley Ball 2, 3, 4,
Basketball 2, 3, Archery 3, 4, Bowling
3, 4, Latin Club 2, Annual Board,
Horse Ec.SCgxbl 1C2,AScXenge gluib
Gvlee Club 2' Twilrler 3, Jr.-Sr. Prom,
Hal1owe'en Ilrolic, Homecoming.
Volley Ball 1, Basketball 1, Dramatic
Club 2, 3, 4, Latin Club 2, Science
Club 1, Senior Play Crew, Junior
Dance, nior Hi-Tri 3, 4.
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Home Ec. Club 1, 2, 3, Science Club 1,
Glse Club 4.
Cage Club 2, Intrztmurz1.l Basketball
2, Science Club 3, Senior Hi-Y 3.
Football 1, 3, 4, Track 1, 2, 3, 4,
Basketball 2, 3, 4, Cross Country 2,
Intramural Basketball 1, Science Club
2, 3, HS" Club 2, 3, 4, F. F. A. 2, 3,
Sr, Hi-Y 4, Jr. Rotarian, Jr. Dance,
Polo High School 1, oy's Glee Club
2, Robed Choir 3, 4, Intramural
Basketball 3, Candy Committee.
Football 1, 2, 3, 4, Track 1, 2, 3 4,
Basketball 1, 2, 3, 4, Science Club
2, 3, "S" Club 1, 2, 3, 4, Ha.lIowe'en
Frolic, Junior Rotarian, Homecoming,
Senior Hi-Y 4.
Baseball 2, 3, 4, Volley Ball 1, 2, 3,
Basketball 1, 2, 3, French Club 3, 4,
Latin Club 2, Home Ee. Club 1, 2,
Science Club 3, G. A. A. 2, 3, 4,
Candy Committee, Homecoming, Pep
Rock Falls High School 1, 2, 3, Vollely
Ball 4, Bowling 4, G. A. A. 4, Ha-
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Football 1, Boxing 3, Cage!Club 2,
Hal1owe'en Frolic, Junior Dance.
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Script Stan' 3, Band 1, 2, 3, 4, Or-
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Robed Choir 1, 2, Jr. Rotarian, Jr.
Hi-Y 1, 2, sr. Hi-Y 3, 4.
Intramural Basketball 1, 2, Rifle Club
2, Script Stall' 2, Senior Cotilllon,
Homecoming, Jr. Hi-Y 1, 2, Sr.
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Secretary ,...,,,,,,,,,,,,,, ,,,, ,,,,,, ,,,,,,,,, D 0 r othy Stewart
Treasurer ,,,.,,,, ...Donna Yeck and Lynn Wildman
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Secretary .............. .......... K eith Brown
Treasurer ......... ......... S hirley Gates
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are Betty McCoInbs, Vivian Wolf, and
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leaders. As they are juniors in school,
they will be active for another year.
Below are the junior cheerleaders, all
freshmen: Arlene Betts, Harriet Radke,
and Lula Myers. All these girls were
elected to their positions by the student
body when they tried out with several
other contestants before a general assem-
bly at the beginning of the year, In
this way the students are able to pick
whom they wish to represent them as
How 1-Neil Puckett, Earl Nelson, Norval Zigler, Harvey Riser, Harry Woodyatt, Charles Miller, Dean Dahlgren, Leon Gould,
John Gould, DeVere Leonard, Larry Fenner. Row II-Mr. Brandau, John Woodyatt, Bob Wolf, Elwin Duhm, Gerald Keller, Erwin
Ridge, Clair Book, Ernie Hubbart, George Buell, Burdette Steadman, Wayne Andreas, Bob Griesser, John Adams, William Thomlgson.
Row III-Edwin Browne, Jack Foy, Wayne Friedrichs, Orville Hunsberger, John Platt, Bill Hescher, Kenny- Hunsbeiger, lwin
Hank, George Reitzel, Milford Shuman, William Woodyatt, Jim Lansford, Robert Hults, Richard Fluck, Charles Wiker, r. Scheid.
J or 1940 Football Season
Sept. 13-Sterling .....,.,, ,......,, 1 8 Rock Falls ,
Sept 20-Sterling 34 Morrison .....
Sept. 27-Sterling 14 Mendota .....
Oct. 4-Sterling 38 DeKalb ,.,,,..
Oct. -Sterling Community.
Oct. -Sterling Belvidere ,,,,,
Oct. -Sterling Princeton ,,,,,
Oct. -Sterling Dixon ...........
Nov. -Sterling ......... ,,,,,.... C linton ,,,,,,,
One of the greatest teams in the history of S, H. S. completed a very successful football season, Winning the
honor of being the top ranking team in the State of Illinois, winning the conference championship, the intra-city
title, and coming through 9 games undefeated.
The season opened against Rock Falls at the stadium dedication in which the Blue and Gold showed their
worth, winning 18 to 0. Fenner and Hubbart made several long runs.
The juggernaut continued against Morrison with Sterling rolling up 34 points and holding the visitors scoreless.
A trip to Mendota the next Friday gave the Scheidmen a scare but the boys managed to eke out a 14 to 12 victory.
DeKalb was met and defeated at Sterling by a score of 38 to 6. The next Friday night, our rivals from Sterling,
Community, took it on the chin to the tune of 27 to 0.
Belvidere proved to be no match for the locals and was trounced 33 to 6. The Blue and Gold were on the
way. They defeated Princeton 27 to 0, at Princeton.
Then came the well known game with Dixon. Dixon took a 7 to 0 lead which was tied up and then the locals
forged ahead. Features of the game were the long runs of 55 and 38 yards and by Ridge and Fenner. Clinton
was played on homecoming day, and was trimmed 32 to 13.
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William Hussung, Robert Reecher, Duaine Hunsberger, Lee Griffith, Bill Cies, Marvin Saillard, Richard Whitver, Gene Fenner, Frank Birch.
Row I-Raymond Lowrie, Duaine Hunsberger, Merle Shuman, Richard Whitver, Lloyde Engle, Howard Kraft, Bob Siex. Row II-Robert
Martin, Ted Scheid, Edwin Reigel, Charles Calhoun, Bill Robinson, Lynn Wildman, Lee Griffith, Donald Dewey Dwight Sterenberg. Rom
Ill-Bob Zigler, Lyle Hurless, John Mangan, Bill Gould, Robert Tresenriter, Bill Welton, Leon Mulcahey, Frank Binch, William Schrader, Ansel
Placing fourth in the conference standing, Coach"'Bud" Terhune's freshmen-
sophomore boys gained a lot of helpful experience. Being the first year of com-
petition for many of the boys, they were rather green, but should improve with
Sterling went to Mendota and a 0-0 score resulted, and the next week against
DeKalb, Anning went over for two touchdowns to give Sterling a 13 to 0 win.
Losing three straight to Belvidere, Princeton and Dixon, the boys ended the
The locals won one game, lost three and tied one for a .250 average, scoring
13 points to 52 scored by the opponents.
35 boys responded to Coach Pete Hoogeveen's call for freshman football.
The boys learned the fundamentals for the first few weeks, then had inter-squad
scrimmage. A couple of scrimmages were held at Dixon and at Sterling, where
the boys could put the fundamentals together.
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Grandon Civic Center on Friday evening. Former cheerleaders
Naomi Benters, Viola Nester and Helen Myers snapped off some
Saturday was marked by a parade, which consisted of numerous
floats built by various organizations and clubs. The theme of
these floats was t'Beat Clinton!" which the team very effectively
did in the afternoon, although it was raining and the field muddy.
A dance was held in the evening at the high school. The
whole activity was sponsored by the "S" Club and the G. A. A.
and was chairmaned by Janet Olinger and Bill Haglund.
Row I-Bob Wolf, Harry Woodyatt, Elwin Duhm, Erwin Ridge, Bob Griesser, John Woodyatt, Burdette Steadman. Row I I-
Coach Brandau, Orville Hunsberger, Harvey Riser, Ernest Hubbart, Frank Bressler, George Reitzel, Leon Gould, Coach Terhune.
Opening the season with a 22 to 16 win over Clinton, the boys started toward the top slaying Galesburg 32
to 20. Defeating Community and DeKalb, Dixon was the hurdle and it proved too much, the boys being spilled
38 to 32.
Starting oh' afresh again, Princeton succumbed, and East Rockford was nosed out 50 to 45, in a Htrack meet,"
both teams using a fast break. Duhm scored 19 points in this contest.
Settling down to a steady schedule of conference foes and intra-city teams, Community and DeKalb were
victims of the onslaught. Then on January 31 Sterling met the enemy, Dixon, and in one of the greatest contests
ever witnessed in the Coliseum, wiped them out 45 to 40. Still the Blue and Gold kept going. Princeton, Bel-
videre, and Mendota fell in the wake by high scoring victories. Freeport proved to be a very tough nut to crack,
but it was done, to the tune of 26-20. A win over West high of Rockford ended the regular season, with Sterling
winning 18 of 19 contests.
Cn to the tournaments. Walnut and Amboy were massacred by Brandau and Co. 66 to 18 and 79 to 23 re-
spectively. The "natural" presented itself on Saturday night, again, and Dixon took the count 27 to 25.
"Let's go, gang," said Sterling as the team left for the sectional and furnished the tri-cities with a good brand
of basketball, eliminating Moline 38 to 31, and going strong over Aledo 55 to 22. In the finals against Kewanee,
with the score standing 26 to 24, with 40 seconds to go, Kewanee in the lead, Elwin Duhm stole the ball and put
in a pivot shot. The game looked like a sure overtime, with one second to play, Harry Woodyatt was fouled and
sank his free shot.
f'Beware of the Ides of March," quoth the winds, but the "champs" with everything to gain and nothing to
lose, went to Pekin for the quarter-finals. Athens proved no competition and went down to the count of 50 to 22.
"Waterloo" was met the next night as a tough and equal Canton squad nosed out Sterling 29 to 28. Sterling,
however, tied for the fifth best team in the state.
Elwin Duhm set a record in scoring this year, getting 267 points. Capt. Erv. Ridge and Elwin Duhm were
honored when placed among the ten men who are chosen for the all-state squad.
Coach "Bud" Terhune's freshman-sophomore
squad gave the fans of Sterling a preview of
basketball for the next couple of years. The
locals, by placing high in the conference, also
showed the opposition that they will be fighting
for conference supremacy.
The youngsters were led by Captain Danny
Troye, who scored a total of 186 points this
season. The boys had an odd season, winning
11 games and losing 8. The miniature Blue
and Golders were "on" one night and "off" the
Boys who show good promise are Tom Bogaard,
Keith Wells, Keith Brown and Merrill Church.
Jack Freeman, varsity guard on the frosh-soph
team, weakened the team by moving to another
Row I-Keith Wells, Keith Brown, Ira Abney, Merrill Church, Jack Freeman, Dan Troye, Tom Bogaard. Row I I-John Platt,
Manager, Coach Brandau, John Mangan, Paul Weyrauch, Kenneth Reitzel, Dick Whitver, Paul Gribbons, Coach Terhuue.
Row I-Keith Wells. Elwin Duhm. Bnb Wolf, Harry Woodvatt. Hpw I1-Dan Troye, Coach Terhune Co wh
Brandau, Bob Cvriesser. Hou' III-Burdette Sreadman, John Woodyatt, Manager .John Platt, Tom Bog.,.mm
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8-Sterling ,.,,........l....,,............,..,..... 25-Dixon ,,,.,,,A
Held at Moline
March 12-Sterling ,,,,,,,,,,,,A,,,A,,,,,,,Y,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, 38-Moline Y.w,v,,,,,
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14-Sterling ,,.,.....,.,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,A,,l,l,,,, 27-Kexs':Lnee ,.Y,,,,Y,
Held at Pekin
' March 17-Sterling ,,,,,,,,l. ,,,,,,,,,,,,l,A,AA,l,,, 5 0-Athens ,AA,v,.,w,
' 18-Sterling ,,,........,...,,.,,.,,,,.,,.,..,,,,,,,, 28-Canton ,A,,,,
REGULAR SEASON GAMES
December 3-Sterling ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, 22-Clinton ,,,..,..,,,,
6-Sterling ,,,..,,, , ..,,,, 32-Galesburg ,
Xi ' 10-Sterling ,,,,,,l, lwllll 3 0-Rock Falls l.,.. Y.
, 13-Sterling ..,.,..,... .,......, 4 2-DeKalb, ..
17-Sterling ,A,,,,,,,, ,,,.,,,,, 3 2-Dixon ..., , .. ,
January 3-Sterling .......... ......... 4 6-Princeton, ,.,,,,,, .
, A 4-Sterling ,,,,,,,,A ,,,,,,,,, 5 0-East Rockford.
1 10-Sterling A,,,.,,,.. ......... 2 7-Belvidere ...... .V,,
14-Sterling ,,,,,.,.. l,,.l,,.. 3 7-Community ,.,,,
17-Sterling l,l,, ,,,,,,,,, 44- Mendota .,,,, H ..
24-Sterling .,.,.... ......... 5 1-DeKalb, ....,.... .
31-Sterling YA,, ,AA,, ..,...,,, 4 5- Dixon, ,.., ,.., . ..
February 4-Sterling ,... ......,,. 3 4-Rock Falls,,,.,,..
, 7-Sterl ing ,, ......... 39-Princeton ,,,.,,., .,
I 14-Sic:-ling ,.,. , .,,,,,... 41-Belvidere ,..,,,,,., .
21-Sterling .,l.,.. ,,.ll,.., 6 2-Mendota ...Y.....,.
22-Sterling ,,,,,,, ....,,.., 2 6-Freeport ,,,,......
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for 1940 NI'1ny of the boys had not had experxence and as 1 result of thls ffallllllg, the team won
one match, lost four and placed fourth ln the conference
Loslng to Dlxon on Nlay 2, 4 to 1 Bob Hults was the onlv wlnner On May 6 the Blue and
Gold defeated Rochelle 3 to 2, Wlfh John Ahrens wmmng the smgles, and Rohrer Phlllps and
Cassens Rankm the doubles
On Nlay 8 Sterhng fell VlCllIH to Prlnceton 4 to 1 wlth Hults wmmng the only match May
13 Prmceton ag.-un defeated the locals 4 to 1 with John Ahrens the only wlnner He repeated
th1S performance agamst Dlxon on May 2 as the locals lost 3 to 1 but Puckett Cassens tled for
the doubles, as the match was called for darkness
'lhe conference meet on June 1 planned for Prmceton was changed to Dlxon SlX Sterlmg
boys went Haglund and Cassens placed the slngles and lost thelr first matches Ahrens and
Rohrer and Hults and Phxllps played doubles and lost thexr first attempts The fin ll score stood
DIXOD 20 Prlnceton 15 Belvldere 14 Sterhng 11 and DeKalb 10
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Led by Captain Jimmy B rown, the Blue and Gold sprinters of 1940 won all of their home meets, and finished
high in the invitational meets.
Starting the season on April 16, Sterling defeated Morrison and Savannah. On April 20 the boys went to
the Bradford Relays and came back with second place. Sterling defeated Freeport 89 to 24 on April 23. The
Annual Whiteside County Meet was held on April 27 with Sterling coming first with 69M points, followed by
Morrison and Rock Falls. Brown set a new record in the High Hurdles.
A victor in a quadrangular meet over Kewanee and Princeton, and then the locals brough back third place in
the famous Gateway Classics held at Clinton on May 3. A dual meet with Dixon netted Sterling 69M to Dixon's
In the district meet at Rock Island, Sterling placed second, as Don Ford won the mile, and Ridge and Wolf
gained second in individual events. Sterling lost their stride as they came into the Geneseo Night Relays, rating
third place. Steadman tied in the high jump. On May 21, Ottawa was soundly trounced 78 to 35 and on May
24 the annual N. C. I. C. meet was at hand.
J. Woodyatt and Brown finished second and fourth in the high hurdles, while Fenner and Ridge finished first
and third in the century dash. Don Ford won the mile. Hubbart placed fourth in the 440. McDonald won
the broad jump, Breed finishing fourth, and Fenner and Ridge came 1 and 2 in the 220. Wolf broke the tape in
the 880, and "Butch" Woodyatt placed first in the high jump. Bogott tied for 2nd place in the pole vault and the
local relay team of Fenner, Easley, Breed and Ridge set a new record of 1:35.
Sterling had 555 points, while Dixon came second with 32.
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Starting off on one of the most successful seasons for freshman
sophomore track, the Blue and Gold defeated Tampico on April
25, 57M to 55M, and on May 2, defeated Milledgeville 61 to 42.
The boys met defeat at the hands of Dixon on May 9, 60M to 52M.
May 16 put the locals back in the "pink" as they stepped off a
62M to 50M margin of victory over Rock Falls.
Larry Fenner and John Gould were outstanding individualists,
but the Whole team was about on a par.
Row I Harry Woodyatt John Gould, Harvey Riser, Larry Fenner, DeVere Leonard, Bob Reecher, Dean
Dahlgren Row I I Mgr Bob Fehrenbach, Ken Hunsberger, Neil Puckett, Bob Hults, Earl Nelson, Leon Gould
Row I-Ray Pettit, Bob Castenclyck, Ernie Hubbart, Bob Griesser. Row I I-Coach Hoogeveen, Kenneth Howard,
Bill VanPat,ter, Charles Geyer.
Sterling High's Blue and Gold golf team, coached by Pete
Hoogeveen had a very outstanding record, winning not only
the conference golf meet, but winning five out of six individual
Sterling scored an 11 to 1 victory over Princeton, an 18 to 6
win over Dixon, defeated Clinton 17M to 6M and romped over
Princeton with an 12 to 3 account. The locals finished in sixth
place in the district meet, held at Kewanee, being defeated by a
strong Kewanee team GM to 5M.
In the conference golf meet held at Princeton, Sterling came
in first with a score of 657 and were followed by Dixon with a
693 score. Ernie Hubbart was the individual conference winner,
getting 155 strokes for 36 holes.
Those golfers from Sterling Who participated in the conference
meet were Hubbart, Griesser, Feldkirchner, Pettit, and Van
Patter. The letter winners included the above and Ken Howard,
Geyer and Castendyck.
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Brandau. Row II-George Buell, Earl Nelson, Harry Woodyatt, Leon Gould, John Platt, DeVere Leonard, Dean Dahlgren, Harvey Riser,
John Adams, Norval Zigler. Row I I I-Roland Kelsey, Larry Fenner, Neil Puckett, Wayne Friedrichs, Jim Lansford, Boh Griesser, Dick Fluck,
Elwin Haak, Bill Hescher, George Reitzel, Royal Breed. Row IV-Bill Smith, Gene Kelley, Bill Haglund, Ed Radke, Howard Kraft, Frank
Bressler, Bill Adams, Bob Carlton, Ken Hunsberger, Orville Hunsberger. Row V-Keith Wells, Keith Brown, Dan Troye, Tom Bogaard, John
Woodyatt, Walter Cassens, Jack Freeman, Milford Shuman, John Gould, Bob Reecher, Dick Whitver. N
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Some of the finest sportsmanship and character is represented in the boys who make up the "S" Club. Every boy
must have won either a major or a minor letter in some form of sport at the high school. Some of these sports are football,
basketball, tennis, cross country, track and golf.
In the fall, the "S" Club, in cooperation with the G. A. A., sponsored Homecoming, the dance and all the festivities.
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All girls at S. H. S. have the privilege of belonging to G. A. A., as the Girl's
Athletic Association is familiarly known. It is open to all classes and the only
requirement is that the members earn a certain number of credits each season
by participating in various sports and activities.
The fall sports were tennis, archery, and various individual sports. Joanne
Stager was the tennis champion and the sophomores were winners in archery.
Also this fall the G. A. A., together with the US" Club, sponsored Homecoming.
Janet Olinger of the G. A. A. acted as co-chairman.
Winter sports included bowling, basketball, and volleyball. The girls bowled
several games with the boys' team, winning one out of three matches. The
senior A team, captained by Alice Partridge, won the basketball tourney.
In the spring the girls again played tennis, archery, and also softball.
A banquet was given in May as a culmination to the year's activities.
The oflicers were-Harriet Giddings, president, Beverly Anderson, vice presi-
dent and social chairman, Jean Hoffman, secretary and publicity manager, and
Jean Davis, treasurer. Managers of the various sports were Helen Dimond,
archery, Helen Becker, golf, Garnet Kosier, tennis, Darda Lubben, bowling,
Betty Darnell, individual Winter sports, Helen Walker, individualspring and
fall sports, Barbara Bell, volleyball, Vivian Wolf, basketball, and Eileen Corrigan,
softball. Miss Amy Turnell, girls' physical education instructor, is the adviser.
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Donald Kyger Donald Dewey Patricia GeLaz, Paul Johnson, Robert Siex, Bill McNinch, d Browne, LaVerne Hoener, Clarence
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Sterling Township high boasted three bands this year, a concert band, a second
band and a cadet marching band. The concert band received new uniforms this
year while' the second band, which was used to provide music at the basketball
games, inherited the old ones.
All three organizations are under the direction of J. J. Richards. U. R. DeVoe
assists in drilling the cadet band.
The concert band performed several times during the year, the first time
being at the Coleta Centennial. Other engagements included football games
and some of the fall parades.
The cadet band was organized this spring and its members received gold Sam
Browne military belts to supplement the regular uniforms. This organization,
as the name implies, is strictly for the boys in the concert band,
The concert band, after winning the district band contest at Princeton, went
on to the state contest at Glen Ellyn to win honors. Several soloists from the
band also won district contests.
Oflicers in the band are Clair Book, president 5 Clarence Strock, vice president,
and Gertrude Fine, secretary and treasurer.
The orchestra was in demand for many community tunctions this year. Many
members of the string sectionvtook advantage of the free class instruction offered
by Mr. Bender.
Oilicers in the orchestra are Harold Stone, president 5 Walter Cassens, vice
president, Shirley Gates, secretary-trasurer.
Row I-Gloria Paulson, Mariann Birch, Alice Hoover, Charlotte Carl, Geraldine Lange, Helen Shaw, Orla Betts, Nellie Hill, Julia Heida,
Betty Gehring. Row I I-Betty Hicks, Doris Overholser, Virginia Deets, Margery Wolf, Paulina Baker, Mag' Andrews, Audrea Tarner, Jean
Coats, Barbara Bell, Phyllis Stump, Arlene Eldred. Row I I I-Frank Birch, Orville Wade, Merrill Doden, ecil Wade, Bill Woodring, Doug
Ford, Leland Book, Bob Siex, Dorothy Janssen, Marjorie Hurless. Row IV-Bill Welton, Glenn Gaumer, Gordon Behrens, Jim Reitzel, Jim
Coats, Wayne Friedrichs, Don Kyger, Dick Fluck, Ralph Wade.
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The Robed Choir is a mixed chorus of nearly fifty voices. During the year they sing for school assemblies and make
many other public appearances at clubs, churches, and banquets. Soloists and small ensembles from the group are called
upon repeatedly for musical entertainment. The chorus participated in the county music festival at the stadium. David
Stryker is the director of the group. Mariann Birch was president, Audrea Tarner, vice-presidentg Leland Book, secre-
tary 5 and William Woodring and Bob Siex were in charge of robes and music.
Row I-Janice Humphrey, Norma Rollins, Pauline Ehersole, Ruth Thielbar, Phyllis Miller, Angeline Ceruti, Carolyn
Duprey. Row II-Ronnie Eberhardt, Verbetta. Wolf, Louise Beck, Suzanne Janssen, Delores Ann Hill, Martha. Ryan,
Arlene Burns. Row I I I-Patricia Buchanan, Mary Watson, Arlene Wechsler, Ilene Linton, Betty Chamberlin, Flossie
Witmer, Pat Geer, Doris Allabaugh. Row IV-Shirley McCombs, Irene Shaible, Audrey Cassens, Gladys Gottel, Mary
Lou Holler, Leatrice Landwair, Mary Dawn Swearingen, Darlene Hansen,
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' V' more girls. It is designed to train the girls in the fundamentals
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A in the county music festival. Mr. Stryker is the director.
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Row I-Mr. Robbins, Marian Palmer, Gordon Behrens, Robert Jamison, John Platt, Donna Yeck. Row II-
Doris Overholser, Fay Ewbank, Gene Harshman, Herbert Carlton, Janie Bartel, Dorothy Crabb.
The Speech club was not organized this year until the last
semester. It is composed of debaters and students who are
interested in speech. A meeting is held every fourth Tuesday
of each month. At these meetings short talks are given and the
members practice giving extemporaneous talks. After-dinner
speeches are sometime given.
At the final meeting in May, a banquet will be held, with an
after-dinner speech contest. A prize will be given to the winner.
The Speech club was managed and directed by Jerome Robbins.
Oliicers were: Bob Jamison, presidentg Gordon Behrens,
vice-president, Marian Palmer, secretary, John Platt, treasurer.
The question argued throughout the country
this year by all high school debaters was Resolved:
that the powers of the Federal government
should be increased, Janie Bartel, Gordon
Behrens, and Marion Palmer formed the main
S. H. S. debate squad this year. They attended
practice tournaments at Hinsdale, Rockford,
Mendota, and Augustana college. However, the
main event of the season was the Coe college
tournament at Cedar Rapids, Iowa. At this
tournament held in February the team received
the rating of i'superior," the honor they had
worked for during the whole season.
Marion Palmer, Gordon Behrens, Janie Barteli
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Row I-Elwin Duhm, Erwin Ridge, Mr. Terhune, Dick Havener, Jason Ho kins, Dick Smith. Row II-Julia Heida, Doris
Scott, Mariann Birch, Dorothy Pearson, Mary Andrews, Phyllis Shannon, Jean goats. Row I I I-John Platt, Bob Griesser, Bob
Jamison, Keith Swartley, Dick Hill, George Reitzel, John Griffith, Herbert Carlton. Row IV-Eileen Corrigan, Leona Drury,
Patricia Prince, Maxine Rosenow, Helen Lea Hansen, Ruth Ann Castendyck, Gertrude Fine, Betty Gehring. Row V-Paul Young,
George Buell, John Woodyatt, 'Burdette Steadman, John Adams, Clarence Strock, Clair Book, Arden Daehler.
A new club was formed in school this year, under the guidance
of John Terhune. Membership was for those who plan to go to
college The purpose of the club was to help the students decide
where they wanted to go. Representatives and graduates from
various colleges told the members about the merits, cost, and
courses offered in their respective schools.
All the students who felt that they were dramatically inclined were urged to join the Dramatic
Club. This included the members of the senior play cast, managers of committees, and others
who helped in the presentation of the senior play. -
These young people studied the arts of make-up, stage setting and other techniques. The
meetings were held once a month. Membership was determined by tryouts in the fall. The
object of the club is to further interest in dramatics through the study of pantomines, short plays,
and current stage productions. '
On Lincoln's birthday, the Dramatic Club presented a sketch of the life of Lincoln, starring
Keith Swartley, Barbara Bell, and Dick Hill.
On two successive Fridays in April, the Club presented a series of four one-act plays.
Officers were: President, Keith Swartleyg vice-president, John Plattg secretary, Mariann
Birch g treasurer, Bob Jamison.
Miss Doris Burritt and Miss Elizabeth Joiner are the advisers. -
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Row I-Joanna Prentiss, LaVonne McNeil, Miss Joiner, Gordon Behrens, Mariann Birch, Dorothy Hoener, Fay Ewbank, Miss Echternach,
Dorothy Ann Lewis. Row II-Beverly Wise, Dorothy Ward, Phyllis Stump, Doris Overholser, Betty Martin, Barbara Bell, Janet Wilger,
-grlene Eldred, June Desmond, June Bell. Row I I I-Marian Welker, Doris Boyungs, Jean Wiggins, Lorraine Miller, Marian Novak, Shirley
ell, Alice Funk, Elsie Meier, Norma Welker, Helen Gleason, Helen Lea Hansen, Vivian Brackman. Row IV-Irene Bushman, Ellen Haskell,
Nayola Brooks, Dorothy Miatke, Nellie Hill, Patricia Geliaz, Betty Darnell, Jean Coats, Helen Becker, Helen Walker, Dorothy Schutt, Arlene
Eatinger, Janice Little. Row V-Earl Dahlgren, Merle Church, Ralph Wade, Marvin Saillard, Tom Bogaard, Jack Freeman, Bill Taylor, Lynn
Wildman, Tommy Hinz, Earl Ricker, Don Wallick.
Latin club members are divided into ancient Roman classes according to their importance-plebs, equites and senatores.
The officers are called by the Roman officials' names. The first consul is Mariann Birch, the second consul is Fay Ewbank,
the quaestor is Gordon Behrens, and the aedile is Dorothy Hoener.
At the first meeting of the year on October 15, a play "Gauis Julius Caesar" written by Gordon Behrens, was pre-
Freshmen were invited to the Christmas meeting, December 11, and gave a play, "Modern Customs from Saturnaliaf'
and "Rome's part in the Christmas story," A number of Christmas carols were sung in Latin.
February 18 a joint social meeting was held with the French club.
A tea dance was sponsored by the club on March 11.
April 29 was the Roman Banquet to which parents and friends were invited as spectators.
For the first time in many years the Classical. Department entered a state wide contest for Latin students entering
Helen Lea Hansen, Ellen Haskell, Doris Overholser, Dean Dahlgren, Helen Walker and Gloria Paulson.
Miss Harriet Echternach and Miss Elizabeth Joiner are faculty advisers.
The first meeting of the French Club was in the form of a steak fry. The election of oflicers also took place.
In January the French I students' initiation was held. The French and Latin Clubs held a joint meeting February 18.
Part of the activities were carried on in classes. Bingo and several other games were played in French. At Christmas
time carols and other songs were sung in French.
The officers are: John Adams, president 5 Gertrude Fine, vice-presidentg Jean Beatty, secretaryg Robert Griesser,
treasurer. Miss Harriet Schick is the adviser.
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Row I-Anna Belle Crossland, Doris Heath, Alice Funk, Betty Chamberlin, Jean Graham, Betty Truedson, Marjory Lange,
Marian Schueler, Georgina McDonnell. Row II-Betty Schuldt, Betty Graham, Phyllis Shannon, Paulena Baker, Miss Strauch,
Miss Neff, Dorothy Capp, Marjorie Curtsinger, Betty Haak, Gladys Moore, Helen Gleason. Row III-Lois Harshman, Irene Shaible,
Mary Strock, Gladys Gottel, Doris Abel, Jean Hoffman, Leona Drury, Eileen Corrigan, Betty Darnell, Dorothy Janssen, Marian Eade,
Wanda Wharfield, Dorothy Landis.
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girls who are taking or have taken some phase jd
of home economics. The membership this year -
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This club was organized the last semester under the direction
of Miss Viola Strauch. The purpose is to instruct boys in the
rudiments of cooking and serving. The club consists of twenty
boys. A meeting is held every Tuesday noon. A hot dinner is
prepared and eaten by the members.
VVhen the class was first introduced, the demand was such
that all could not be accommodated. Home economics for boys
is rapidly becoming the vogue all over the United States and boys
are "right in there cooking." The oflicers are, Tom Welton,
presidentg Dick Hill, secretaryg Fay Ewbank, treasurerg Marvin
Mundorff, food chairman.
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Mundm-zf, Ronald Koster-,,Leland Book, Didk Havana Ge, H hey' 'CR '1y1f1?'InebAmEms' Raw I 1'T0"' We1'0D'MmC"D
rwhs, James I-ansford, Harvey Riser. Row Iv-cndi Boldlec, ltifiioegabarlwff Miss Stfdught: Mmm' bmw Burkett' Wayne Fried'
' Row I-Jane Drury, Nellie Hill Martha Ryan, Miss Browne Paulina Baker Margery Wolf Row I I-G1 d M
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-- lr ey Bell, Marian Novak, Lorraine Miller, Gladys Gottel, Betty Chamberlain, Leona Branch, Lula Myers.
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Hi-Tri and the Junior Hi-Y went carol singing together.
Also, at Christmas the girls helped with the Santa Claus shop
at the Y. W. C. A. In April together with the Senior Hi-Tri
they celebrated the sixth birthday of the Girl Reserves.
The officers are Paulina Baker, presidentg Anita Winans, Q I
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They were: President, Clarice Hey, Vice-President, Beverley
Anderson, Secretary, Eileen Corrigant Treasurer, Betty Jayne
Ague. Miss Helen Pasek is the adviser.
During the course of the year there were a number of picnic
suppers. They also had a joint hay-ride and ice-skating party
with the Senior Hi-Y.
Around Christmas time they helped' with the Santa Claus
shop and went around to shut-ins singing Christmas carols.
They also held a bake sale and had an outdoor spring picnic.
Their idea is to raise money for the Illowa conference to be held
here next fall.
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Row I-June Bell, Clarice Hey Betty ayne A e Miss Pasek, Eileen Corrigan, Be l A d V' ' W lf Bett M C b R
Q-Helen Ina Hansen, Doroth Pearson, Betty Ge ing, Mariann Birch Betty Haak, J:3h5Craxl1ai:DBettlvlTFuedgon, Betsy Jcfhnc::n,sCla1gls
eclhsler. Row I I I-Beverly nesen, Fern Allen, Allene Smoot, Dorothy Crabb, Julia Heida, Beverly Nyull, Gloria Waters, Betty Graham,
Rut DeWo1fe, Helen Shaw. Row I V-Arlene Wechsler, Betty Hicks, Betty Wright, Charlotte Carl, Doris Welker, Janet Cassens Sarajane
gg3:1tai1:JdEzur3L5lnIclgg::,6?gr'r5thIyi1iL?:: lgisggeeinliow V-MarJorie Hurless. Clara Behrens, Betty Darnell, LaVonne Gettemy, Dorothy Janssen,
Row I-Mr. Brandau, Roland Kelsey, Kenny Reit 1 K 'th B M . T h . R II-D " h S '
Welffm, Merrill Church, Ed Radke, Lee Jones. Row iii-time iigllg, Lee Fralllz Birch, vligbtRelZ:ihglrOellaagil1
Doermann, Bill Cles, Jack Freeman. '
Junior Hi-Y is now in its tenth year at S. H. S. It is
composed of freshmen and sophomore boys. The meet-
ings are held at regular intervals. At each meeting-
they are held in the evening-the boys are served a meal.
A speaker is also engaged to tell the boys about something
which should be of interest to them, Sometimes in-
teresting games are played.
Officers are: Roland Kelsey, presidentg Kenneth
Reitzel, vice-presidentg Keith Brown, secretary-treasurer.
Row I-Neal Fculds, Kurt Granzow, Clair Book, Wayne Andreas Leland Davis Ed Brom ne Row I I -Charles Burkett
Charles Conrad, Tom Welton, Dean Dahlgren, Paul Young, Lester lacobs Row I I I Bill Haglund Robert Wolber Dick
Hill, Gene Harshman, John Griffith. Row IV-Jim Lansford DeVere Ieonard Wayne Shore Bob Griesser Dick lfluck
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'llhe Senior Hi-Y is composed of junior and senior
boys who have a platform of clean living, clean speech,
clean athletics, and clean sportsmanship.
Meetings were held on Mondays during the football
season-and on Thursdays during the basketball season.
At every meeting a supper prepared by girls from the
Y. W. C. A. was served. After the supper followed a
business meeting and a talk by some business or pro-
fessional person whose ideas and opinions are very helpful
to the boys. Social events of the year were a skating
and sledding party with the Senior Hi-Tri girls at Sin-
nissippi, January 20, and the annual meeting at the
home of Lyle Wilcox.
Advisers were E. E. Small and L. B. Wilcox. The
officers were Clair Book, president, Leland Davis, Kurt
Granzow, and Neal Foulds, vice-presidents, Wayne
Andreas, secretary 5 and Edwin Browne, treasurer.
Row I -Cecil Wade, Orville Wade, Mr. Twardock, Leland Book, -Marvin Harms. Row I I -Harry Deets, Clair Schwank,
Howard Kraft, Leo Megli, Elwyn Long, Vernon Pyse, Ray Orlowski. Row 111wDwight Sterenberg, Marlin LeFevre, Jim
Reitzel, Daryl Long, Bill Buckingham, VVayne Bauer, Marvin Mundorff, Arnold Ihen.
This club was organized in the interest of
rural students. A meeting was held each
Wednesday at noon. Refreshments were served.
A speaker was generally engaged to give a short
Once a month the boys had t'Gym Day" a
day in which they had free use of the facilities
of the Y. Nl. C. A. gym.
Officers were, President, Marvin Harms 5 Vice
President, Lelan Book, Secretary, Orville Wade,
Treasurer, Cecil Wade, Adviser, J. A. Twardock.
The Sterling Future Farmers of America chapter is one of the outstanding
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Under the leadership of J. A. Twardock they have excelled in judging contests,
project work and other F. F. A. activities. The oflicers in the chapter are Wayne
Friedrichs, president, Leo Megli, vice-president, Keith Smith, treasurerg Harold
Steiner, secretaryg and Ray Mellott, reporter.
Row I-Mr. Hoogeveen, Harold Steiner, Keith Smith, Wayne Friedrichs, Leo Megli, Rai-Mellott, Mr, Twaraock. Raw I I-Ted Scheid
III, Elwyn Long, Francis Orlowski, Marlin LeFevre, Jason Ho kins, Clarence Strock, Howard aft, Ray Orlowski, Vernon Pyse. Raw III-
Bob Martin, Bob Beecher, Jim Reitzel, Bill Buckingham, Keith Wells, Marvin Harms, Wayne Bauer, Richard Sanner, Orville Wade. Row I V-
Paul Hague, Lester Jacobs, Gene Knox, Kenneth Harms, Jim Wink, George Reitzel, Daryl Long, Harry Deets, Carroll Shank, Dwight Sterenberg.
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Row I-Betty Gehring, John Platt, Ruth Ann Castendyck, Clarence Strock, Gordon Behrens. Row II-
Helen Lea Hansen, Janie Bartel, Paul Weyrauch, Paul Hermann, Mr. Stryker. Row III-Jason Hopkins, Betty
Benard, Keith Brown, Keith Swartley, Tom Bogaard.
The Script is the oHicial newspaper of the high school. C0-editors Clarence
Strock and Ruth Ann Castendyck were assisted -by Gordon Behrens on news,
Betty Gehring on features, and Dick Smith on sports. Published once a month,
the paper is a record of the year's activities, written and edited by a staff of 19
students. The final issue was a survey editio honoring the seniors. David
Stryker is the adviser.
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W. H. McCandless, NI. D.
Dale F. Scott, M: D.
Haldeman Motor Co.
Sullivan's Men's and Boys' Wear
Crystal Barber and Beauty Shop
L. S. Reavley, M. D.
Hallett School and Office Supply Co.
J. F. Wingate.
Dr. H. L. Acton
Dr. J. K. Swain
Grebner's Shoe Store
Scheler Sporting Goods Store.
The Smoke Shop
Robert W. Besse
Kennard J. Besse
Dr. C. P. Danreiter
Davis' Soda Grill.
Philip H. Ward
E. Sz W. Clothing House.
Mary Beth Harrison.
T. L. Larkin
The J. K. Chester Co.
John Kennedy dz Otto Malon.
W. H. 'Hoo-fstitler.
S. E. Wheelock dz Sons.
The Weeks Fuel Corp.
Moses Dillon Co.
Carl E. Sheldon
Leo J. Wahl.
Johnson's Tea Room
Paul W. Dillon.
A. dz P. Super Market.
Coca-Cola Bottling Co.
Willis S. Burr.
T. Ross Young.
Bogott's Welding Shop.
Fred A. Hay.
Mr. Van Andreas.
Frank W, Broderick, M.
John M. Stager.
A. W. Wheeler.
Elmer T. Janssen
Carl E. Griesser.
W. L. Hendricks.
J. E. Overholser.
Dr. K. Fl. Blanchard.
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Arcade Laundry Co.
Colonial Beauty Shop.
Dr. Lee Behrens.
F. B. Kennedy.
J. Leander Hess.
Bickfordls Drug Store
Stene Jewelry Store.
Manfield Clothing Store.
Dr. W. P. Rock
City Meat Market.
Twin City Motor Corp.
Mrs. J. F. Wahl.
Federal Bake Shop.
Sterling Federal Savings and Loan Association
J. J. Ludens.
Kroger Super Market.
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